Citroen Berlingo MOT Results

Registered in 2001
49.7% pass rate
from 3,019 tests in 2020
Pass rate by mileage
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 2001 vans and highlighted areas where the Citroen Berlingo is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 9.5% fail on Stop lamp (68% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 8.2% fail on Direction indicators (130% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 8.2% fail on Flashing type (130% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 4.8% fail on Individual direction indicators (110% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 4.2% fail on Side repeaters (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.50% fail on All direction indicators
    • 4.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.3% fail on Position lamp
    • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim (31% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim (31% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamps (56% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp (55% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.099% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 1.5% fail on Electrical equipment (62% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.79% fail on Horn (72% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.73% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.033% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.89% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (77% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.89% fail on Rear fog lamp (77% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.89% fail on Rear fog lamp (77% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.099% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.066% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
      • 0.033% fail on Main beam tell-tale
    • 0.066% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.066% fail on Switch
    • 0.033% fail on Outline marker lamps
      • 0.033% fail on Outline marker lamp
  • 21% fail on Suspension
    • 8.5% fail on Suspension arms (48% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 5.4% fail on Ball joint (72% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 3.1% fail on Pins and bushes (130% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.60% fail on Ball joint dust cover (60% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.13% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 7.1% fail on Anti-roll bars (94% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Linkage ball joints (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (5 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.66% fail on Ball joint dust cover (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.30% fail on Linkage
      • 0.066% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (94% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.033% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.033% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.033% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 3.8% fail on Springs
      • 3.7% fail on Coil springs (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 3.6% fail on Coil spring (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.17% fail on Mounting (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.033% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.4% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 2.1% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (75% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.60% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.20% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.17% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.099% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.033% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.60% fail on Shock absorbers (54% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.50% fail on Macpherson strut (110% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.30% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (150% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Macpherson strut (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.033% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.36% fail on Sub-frames (65% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (77% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.066% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.066% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.033% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.033% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.23% fail on Axles
      • 0.099% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
      • 0.066% fail on Axle
      • 0.066% fail on Stub axle
    • 0.033% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.033% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.033% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.033% fail on Pipes
  • 19% fail on Brakes
    • 10% fail on Brake performance (16% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 5.9% fail on Service brake performance
        • 5.8% fail on Rbt
          • 5.0% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.13% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.13% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 5.5% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 5.5% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 3.4% fail on Service brake performance
          • 2.6% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.9% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (65% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 1.9% fail on Rbt (sp) (65% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt
          • 1.0% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.066% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.033% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.033% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.30% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.9% fail on Load sensing valves (130% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 3.7% fail on Rigid brake pipes (27% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.0% fail on Brake discs and drums (58% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 1.9% fail on Brake discs (63% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.033% fail on Brake drums
      • 1.3% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.066% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (90% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.066% fail on Cable (88% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.93% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.60% fail on Pedal
      • 0.36% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.63% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.53% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.53% fail on Lever
    • 0.43% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.17% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.17% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.099% fail on Valves
    • 0.17% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.13% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
      • 0.033% fail on Air brake cylinder/actuator
    • 0.033% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.033% fail on Servos
    • 0.033% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.033% fail on Additional braking device
    • 0.033% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.033% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 15% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 7.0% fail on Exhaust system (62% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 5.6% fail on Transmission (23% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 5.4% fail on Drive shafts (67% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 5.3% fail on Joints (67% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.066% fail on Flexible couplings
        • 0.033% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.20% fail on Prop shafts (85% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.20% fail on Joints
    • 1.2% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.76% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (78% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Pipe
      • 0.17% fail on System
      • 0.099% fail on Tank
      • 0.066% fail on Hose
    • 0.93% fail on Integral vehicle structure (68% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.93% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (67% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.70% fail on Doors
      • 0.46% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.43% fail on Door condition
        • 0.033% fail on Hinge
      • 0.20% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.20% fail on Door condition
      • 0.033% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.033% fail on Door condition
    • 0.53% fail on Chassis (83% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.53% fail on Chassis condition (83% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.46% fail on Body (62% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.30% fail on Other body component
      • 0.20% fail on Panel (66% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.30% fail on Seats
      • 0.23% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.13% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.17% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.13% fail on Carrier
      • 0.033% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.099% fail on Bumpers (74% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.099% fail on Towbar
      • 0.099% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.066% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.066% fail on Boot lid condition
    • 0.033% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.033% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.033% fail on Load security
      • 0.033% fail on Loading door
    • 0.033% fail on Cabs
      • 0.033% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 11% fail on Visibility
    • 5.6% fail on Wipers
    • 4.5% fail on Washers
    • 0.86% fail on View to rear
      • 0.83% fail on Mirrors
      • 0.033% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.50% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.50% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.20% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.066% fail on Bonnet
  • 7.4% fail on Tyres (27% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 4.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.56% fail on Size/type
  • 6.7% fail on Steering
    • 5.4% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 5.1% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.26% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.066% fail on Locking devices
      • 0.033% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.73% fail on Power steering
      • 0.30% fail on Operation
      • 0.30% fail on Other components
      • 0.17% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.66% fail on Steering gear (63% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.63% fail on Steering rack (63% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.033% fail on Operation
    • 0.066% fail on Steering play
      • 0.066% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.033% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.033% fail on Steering column
    • 0.033% fail on Steering coupling
      • 0.033% fail on Universal joint
  • 6.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (32% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 3.5% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.2% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.83% fail on Condition
      • 0.033% fail on Requirements
    • 0.13% fail on Airbags
      • 0.13% fail on Drivers airbag (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
  • 4.3% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 3.5% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 2.2% fail on Spark ignition (130% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 1.4% fail on Catalyst emissions (170% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.56% fail on Emissions not tested (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.43% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.033% fail on Non catalyst emissions
      • 1.5% fail on Compression ignition (58% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.66% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.30% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (86% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.30% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.20% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.066% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
        • 0.033% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.033% fail on Exhaust gas recirculation valve
        • 0.033% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
    • 0.96% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.60% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.23% fail on Transmission oil leaks (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.066% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
  • 0.60% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.60% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.13% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.099% fail on Attachment
    • 0.033% fail on Condition
  • 0.033% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.033% fail on Belt(s)/padding