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Citroen Dispatch MOT Results

Registered in 1997
48.8% pass rate
from 123 tests in 2017
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 1997 vans and highlighted areas where the Citroen Dispatch is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Brakes
    • 15% fail on Brake performance
      • 12% fail on Front wheels (150% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.6% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.81% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.81% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 12% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 11% fail on Components
        • 5.7% fail on Pipes
        • 3.3% fail on Valves
        • 1.6% fail on Hoses
      • 1.6% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (8 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.81% fail on Operation
      • 0.81% fail on Leaks
    • 1.6% fail on Hub components
      • 1.6% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.81% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.81% fail on Condition
  • 20% fail on Suspension
    • 9.8% fail on Suspension arms (2 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 9.8% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (2 times worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 9.8% fail on Drive shafts (2 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 9.8% fail on Front drive shafts (2 times worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 9.8% fail on Constant velocity joints (2 times worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 2.4% fail on Prescribed areas (80% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Component mounting (81% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.81% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.81% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.81% fail on Condition
  • 20% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 5.7% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 5.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.7% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.81% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.81% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 4.9% fail on Horn
    • 4.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.4% fail on Rear lamps
      • 1.6% fail on Front lamps
    • 2.4% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.4% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.4% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.6% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.81% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.81% fail on Switch
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.6% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.6% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.81% fail on Battery
  • 16% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 8.9% fail on Wipers
    • 6.5% fail on Washers
    • 1.6% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.81% fail on Mirrors
  • 11% fail on Tyres
    • 7.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.9% fail on Condition
    • 0.81% fail on Size/type
  • 8.9% fail on Steering
    • 8.9% fail on Steering system
      • 4.9% fail on Track rod end
      • 3.3% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.81% fail on Free play
        • 0.81% fail on Steering rack
  • 8.9% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 5.7% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.4% fail on Emissions
    • 0.81% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.81% fail on System
  • 2.4% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.4% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.6% fail on Requirements (4 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.81% fail on Condition
  • 2.4% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.81% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.81% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.81% fail on Chassis
    • 0.81% fail on Spare wheel
  • 1.6% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.81% fail on Towbars
    • 0.81% fail on Vehicle structure