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Citroen Berlingo MOT Results

Registered in 2008
53.0% pass rate
from 9,302 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 2008 vans and highlighted areas where the Citroen Berlingo is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (12% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 10% fail on Stop lamp (47% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 6.4% fail on Electrical equipment (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 5.9% fail on Horn (4 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.66% fail on Battery(ies) (160% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.065% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.011% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 4.3% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (23% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.7% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.075% fail on All position lamps
    • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim (16% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim (16% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.26% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.5% fail on Direction indicators (25% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 3.5% fail on Flashing type (25% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 3.1% fail on Individual direction indicators (62% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.35% fail on Side repeaters (58% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.011% fail on Switch
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.1% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.032% fail on Headlamp levelling device (82% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.89% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (65% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.89% fail on Rear fog lamp (65% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.85% fail on Rear fog lamp (66% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.065% fail on Switch
    • 0.075% fail on Hazard warning (77% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.075% fail on Switch (77% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.032% fail on Rear reflectors (93% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.011% fail on Daytime running lamps
    • 0.011% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.011% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.011% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.011% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 14% fail on Suspension (22% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 5.7% fail on Anti-roll bars (20% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 1.9% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (30% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.83% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.61% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.11% fail on Linkage (78% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.043% fail on Pins and bushes (96% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.043% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (94% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.022% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.022% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 4.0% fail on Suspension arms (29% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.2% fail on Ball joint (30% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Pins and bushes (31% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.91% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.065% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.043% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 3.1% fail on Springs (24% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 3.0% fail on Coil springs (49% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 3.0% fail on Coil spring (50% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.032% fail on Mounting
      • 0.011% fail on Torsion bars
        • 0.011% fail on Torsion bar
      • 0.011% fail on Bonded suspension units
        • 0.011% fail on Attachment bracket
    • 2.0% fail on Wheel bearings (21% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.48% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.35% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.065% fail on Ball joint dust cover (68% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.043% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.022% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.022% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.39% fail on Axles (5 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Swivel pins and bushes (4 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Axle (4 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.065% fail on Swivel joints/housing (18 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.022% fail on Stub axle (10 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.29% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.18% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.054% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.054% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.25% fail on Shock absorbers (80% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.065% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.043% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.022% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.011% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.14% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (92% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.043% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.022% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.022% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 10.0% fail on Brakes (41% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.9% fail on Brake performance (59% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Service brake performance (21% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 2.2% fail on Rbt (22% better than other 2008 vans)
          • 1.8% fail on Service brake performance (20% better than other 2008 vans)
          • 0.58% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.065% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.065% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 1.7% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (26% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.6% fail on Rbt (sp) (25% worse than other 2008 vans)
          • 0.99% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.84% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.043% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.043% fail on Service brake imbalance (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.77% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (88% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.77% fail on Rbt (sp) (88% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.43% fail on Parking brake performance (84% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.42% fail on Rbt (84% better than other 2008 vans)
          • 0.38% fail on Parking brake performance (84% better than other 2008 vans)
          • 0.032% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (87% better than other 2008 vans)
          • 0.011% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.011% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.011% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.075% fail on Brake performance not tested (69% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.4% fail on Mechanical brake components (31% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Brake linings and pads (36% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 2.1% fail on Brake pads (35% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.5% fail on Brake discs
        • 0.011% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.20% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (66% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.19% fail on Cable (54% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.011% fail on Lever
    • 1.6% fail on Load sensing valves (5 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.0% fail on Rigid brake pipes (75% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.71% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.65% fail on Pedal
      • 0.075% fail on Hand lever (62% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.62% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (50% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.62% fail on Anti-lock braking system (41% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.011% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.38% fail on Hydraulic systems (120% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Brake fluid (93% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.086% fail on Reservoirs (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.043% fail on Valves
      • 0.032% fail on Master cylinder
    • 0.20% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.13% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder (130% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.075% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.18% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.14% fail on Parking brake control (79% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Lever (79% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.032% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.022% fail on Other components
      • 0.011% fail on Additional braking device
    • 0.022% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.022% fail on Servos
  • 9.9% fail on Body, chassis, structure (13% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 6.4% fail on Transmission (84% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 6.2% fail on Drive shafts (110% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 6.1% fail on Joints (110% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.054% fail on Drive shaft
        • 0.043% fail on Flexible couplings
        • 0.011% fail on Bearing housing
      • 0.22% fail on Prop shafts (61% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.22% fail on Joints
      • 0.011% fail on Belts
    • 2.4% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.32% fail on Doors (41% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.20% fail on Door condition
        • 0.011% fail on Catch
        • 0.011% fail on Hinge
      • 0.054% fail on Front passenger's door (77% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.032% fail on Door condition (85% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.022% fail on Catch
      • 0.043% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.043% fail on Door condition
    • 0.31% fail on Spare wheel (170% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.27% fail on Carrier (190% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.043% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.30% fail on Fuel system (58% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.065% fail on Pipe
      • 0.054% fail on System
      • 0.022% fail on Tank (84% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.27% fail on Body (54% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Other body component (46% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.054% fail on Panel
      • 0.022% fail on Mounting fixings
      • 0.011% fail on Body condition
    • 0.17% fail on Seats
      • 0.097% fail on Passenger's seat
      • 0.075% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.13% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.086% fail on Engine mounting condition
      • 0.043% fail on Bracket
    • 0.097% fail on Integral vehicle structure (87% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.097% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (87% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.086% fail on Bumpers (65% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.043% fail on Towbar
      • 0.022% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.011% fail on Towbar condition
      • 0.011% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.032% fail on Chassis (95% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on Chassis condition (94% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.022% fail on Undertray
    • 0.011% fail on Cabs
      • 0.011% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 8.3% fail on Visibility (9.9% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 4.6% fail on Wipers
    • 3.5% fail on Washers (15% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.45% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.45% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.38% fail on View to rear (59% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.38% fail on Mirrors (58% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.13% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.022% fail on Bonnet (88% better than other 2008 vans)
  • 8.0% fail on Tyres (26% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 5.1% fail on Tread depth (31% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.1% fail on Condition (22% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.30% fail on Size/type
  • 7.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.9% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 5.3% fail on Compression ignition
        • 1.9% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (64% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.8% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (72% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (52% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.44% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.065% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.032% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
        • 0.011% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.011% fail on Other emission control equipment
      • 1.7% fail on Spark ignition
        • 1.2% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.56% fail on Catalyst emissions (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.14% fail on Emissions not tested (150% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.022% fail on Non catalyst emissions
    • 0.88% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.70% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.15% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.065% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
    • 0.022% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.011% fail on Sound deadening material
      • 0.011% fail on Undertray
  • 6.0% fail on Steering
    • 2.5% fail on Steering linkage components (41% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Track rod end (42% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.022% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.011% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.011% fail on Other components
        • 0.011% fail on Steering linkage
      • 0.011% fail on Locking devices
    • 2.5% fail on Steering gear (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Steering rack (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Operation (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.96% fail on Power steering (74% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.47% fail on Other components (130% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Operation
      • 0.20% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.16% fail on Rams (4 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.022% fail on Pump
    • 0.16% fail on Steering wheel (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on Steering play
      • 0.14% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.075% fail on Steering coupling
      • 0.075% fail on Universal joint (180% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.032% fail on Steering column
    • 0.011% fail on Steering shaft
    • 0.011% fail on Electronic power steering
    • 0.011% fail on Steering lock
  • 2.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (28% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.97% fail on Seat belts (47% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.67% fail on Condition
      • 0.19% fail on Prescribed areas (81% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.086% fail on Requirements
      • 0.032% fail on Attachment
    • 0.043% fail on Airbags
      • 0.032% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.011% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 0.45% fail on Identification of the vehicle (45% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.44% fail on Registration plates (46% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.011% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.24% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.13% fail on Condition
    • 0.11% fail on Attachment (54% better than other 2008 vans)
  • 0.054% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.054% fail on Speedometer (4 times worse than other 2008 vans)
  • 0.022% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.022% fail on Belt(s)/padding