Citroen Berlingo MOT Results

Registered in 1998
52.0% pass rate
from 442 tests in 2020
Failure rates by item

Here you can drill down into the failure rates for each item on the test. We've also compared the rates to the average results for 1998 vans and highlighted areas where the Citroen Berlingo is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Suspension
    • 7.5% fail on Suspension arms (76% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 4.8% fail on Ball joint (93% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 3.2% fail on Pins and bushes (4 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 6.8% fail on Anti-roll bars (130% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (8 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Linkage ball joints (3 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint dust cover (7 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.68% fail on Ball joint (8 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.23% fail on Linkage
      • 0.23% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 6.6% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 4.3% fail on Springs
      • 3.8% fail on Coil springs (3 times worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 3.8% fail on Coil spring (3 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.45% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.5% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.6% fail on Sub-frames
      • 1.6% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.68% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.68% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.45% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.23% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.23% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.23% fail on Shock absorbers
  • 21% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 7.0% fail on Stop lamp (61% worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 5.0% fail on Direction indicators
      • 5.0% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.6% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.90% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.68% fail on All direction indicators
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.45% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.7% fail on Position lamp
    • 2.5% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.3% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.6% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.68% fail on Horn (78% better than other 1998 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamps (60% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.8% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (58% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Rear fog lamp (58% better than other 1998 vans)
        • 1.8% fail on Rear fog lamp (57% better than other 1998 vans)
    • 0.23% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.23% fail on Switch
    • 0.23% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 19% fail on Brakes
    • 10% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.6% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 6.6% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 3.6% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 3.4% fail on Service brake performance
      • 5.2% fail on Service brake performance
        • 5.0% fail on Rbt
          • 3.4% fail on Service brake performance
          • 2.3% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.23% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.23% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 1.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (76% better than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.90% fail on Rbt (sp) (80% better than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.23% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.68% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.68% fail on Rbt
          • 0.68% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.23% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 4.8% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 4.3% fail on Load sensing valves (150% worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 2.7% fail on Flexible brake hoses (2 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.4% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.4% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.68% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.68% fail on Brake pads
    • 0.90% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.90% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.90% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting (12 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 0.68% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.68% fail on Pedal
    • 0.45% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.23% fail on Leaks
      • 0.23% fail on Valves
    • 0.23% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.23% fail on Lever
    • 0.23% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.23% fail on Valves
    • 0.23% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.23% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
  • 11% fail on Body, chassis, structure (33% better than other 1998 vans)
    • 4.8% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 2.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 2.3% fail on Transmission
      • 2.0% fail on Drive shafts
        • 2.0% fail on Joints
      • 0.23% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.23% fail on Joints
    • 0.45% fail on Engine mounting (5 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.45% fail on Engine mounting condition (6 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 0.45% fail on Body
      • 0.23% fail on Body condition
      • 0.23% fail on Panel
    • 0.45% fail on Floor
    • 0.45% fail on Seats
      • 0.45% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.23% fail on Chassis
      • 0.23% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.23% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.23% fail on Pipe
    • 0.23% fail on Cabs
      • 0.23% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 8.4% fail on Steering
    • 3.8% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 3.8% fail on Track rod end
    • 3.2% fail on Steering gear
      • 3.2% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.90% fail on Power steering
      • 0.45% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.23% fail on Operation
      • 0.23% fail on Other components
    • 0.23% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.23% fail on Steering column
    • 0.23% fail on Steering coupling
      • 0.23% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.23% fail on Steering play
      • 0.23% fail on Steering rack
  • 7.9% fail on Tyres (72% worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 3.8% fail on Condition
    • 3.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.45% fail on Size/type
  • 7.5% fail on Visibility
    • 3.8% fail on Wipers
    • 3.2% fail on Washers
    • 0.68% fail on View to rear
      • 0.68% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.45% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.45% fail on Windscreen
  • 4.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 3.2% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 2.0% fail on Spark ignition
        • 1.6% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.23% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.23% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 1.4% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.68% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.23% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.23% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.23% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
    • 1.4% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 1.1% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.45% fail on Other leaks
  • 3.6% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 2.7% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.8% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.90% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (5 times worse than other 1998 vans)
  • 0.68% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.68% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.45% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.45% fail on Attachment