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Citroen Dispatch MOT Results

Registered in 1998
53.8% pass rate
from 195 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 1998 vans and highlighted areas where the Citroen Dispatch is unusually good or bad.

  • 27% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 8.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.6% fail on Front lamps
      • 3.6% fail on Rear lamps
    • 8.2% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 7.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 7.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 4.1% fail on Side repeaters (3 times worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 3.6% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.51% fail on All direction indicators
    • 5.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.6% fail on Headlamp
    • 4.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.1% fail on Horn
    • 1.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.0% fail on Fog lamp
    • 1.0% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.51% fail on Battery
    • 0.51% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.51% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.51% fail on Switch
  • 26% fail on Suspension
    • 9.7% fail on Suspension arms (2 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 9.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (2 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.51% fail on Condition
    • 8.2% fail on Drive shafts (150% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 7.7% fail on Front drive shafts (140% worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 7.2% fail on Constant velocity joints (120% worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.51% fail on Couplings
      • 0.51% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.51% fail on Drive shafts
    • 4.6% fail on Prescribed areas (60% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 1.5% fail on Spring mounting
      • 0.51% fail on Component mounting
    • 3.6% fail on Sub-frames (16 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 3.6% fail on Condition (26 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 2.1% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.1% fail on Presence (49 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 2.1% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 2.1% fail on Front
    • 2.1% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.0% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.51% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.51% fail on Condition
    • 0.51% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.51% fail on Condition
    • 0.51% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.51% fail on Condition
  • 17% fail on Brakes
    • 13% fail on Brake performance
      • 7.7% fail on Front wheels
      • 6.2% fail on Rear wheels
      • 4.6% fail on Service brake performance
      • 3.6% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.0% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 5.1% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 4.1% fail on Components
        • 2.6% fail on Valves
        • 1.5% fail on Pipes
        • 1.0% fail on Hoses
      • 0.51% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.51% fail on Operation
    • 2.6% fail on Parking brake
      • 2.6% fail on Condition
    • 2.1% fail on Hub components
      • 2.1% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.51% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.51% fail on Pedal
        • 0.51% fail on Anti-slip
  • 13% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 11% fail on Wipers (83% worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Washers
    • 0.51% fail on Mirrors
  • 11% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 8.2% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.5% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.51% fail on Tank
      • 0.51% fail on Cap
      • 0.51% fail on System
    • 1.5% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 1.0% fail on Emissions
  • 11% fail on Steering (77% worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 9.7% fail on Steering system (96% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 7.7% fail on Track rod end (2 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.51% fail on Free play
        • 0.51% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.51% fail on Ball joint
    • 2.1% fail on Power steering
      • 1.0% fail on Operation
      • 1.0% fail on Other components
      • 0.51% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.51% fail on Steering operation
  • 8.7% fail on Tyres
    • 5.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.6% fail on Condition
    • 0.51% fail on Size/type
  • 3.6% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.6% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.5% fail on Requirements (8 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Condition
    • 1.0% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (5 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (7 times worse than other 1998 vans)
  • 3.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (63% better than other 1998 vans)
    • 1.0% fail on Seats
      • 0.51% fail on Passengers
      • 0.51% fail on Drivers
    • 0.51% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.51% fail on Chassis
    • 0.51% fail on Body condition
    • 0.51% fail on Doors
      • 0.51% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.51% fail on Load security
      • 0.51% fail on Access panel
  • 1.5% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.5% fail on Registration plate