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Citroen Dispatch MOT Results

Registered in 2012
52.9% pass rate
from 2,208 tests in 2020
(19% worse than other 2012 vans)
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 2012 vans and highlighted areas where the Citroen Dispatch is unusually good or bad.

  • 27% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (31% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 8.7% fail on Stop lamp (50% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 6.3% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 6.1% fail on Position lamps (56% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 5.8% fail on Position lamp (53% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.27% fail on All position lamps
    • 4.8% fail on Headlamps (51% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 4.8% fail on Headlamp (58% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 4.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.23% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.8% fail on Direction indicators (41% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 3.8% fail on Flashing type (41% worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 3.4% fail on Individual direction indicators (85% worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.23% fail on Side repeaters (71% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.18% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.4% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 1.00% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.54% fail on Horn
      • 0.41% fail on Electrical wiring (3 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.045% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.18% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.14% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.14% fail on Switch
  • 15% fail on Body, chassis, structure (190% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 10% fail on Transmission (2 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 9.9% fail on Drive shafts (2 times worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 9.9% fail on Joints (2 times worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.045% fail on Flexible couplings
      • 0.54% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.54% fail on Joints (190% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 4.7% fail on Exhaust system (6 times worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.54% fail on Doors (160% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.36% fail on Other passenger's door (3 times worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.36% fail on Door condition (4 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.14% fail on Door condition
      • 0.045% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.045% fail on Catch
    • 0.36% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.091% fail on Tank
      • 0.091% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.091% fail on System
      • 0.045% fail on Hose
      • 0.045% fail on Pipe
    • 0.27% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.18% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.14% fail on Engine mounting condition
      • 0.045% fail on Bracket
    • 0.14% fail on Body
      • 0.091% fail on Other body component
      • 0.045% fail on Panel
    • 0.14% fail on Seats
      • 0.14% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.045% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.045% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.045% fail on Load security
      • 0.045% fail on Loading door
    • 0.045% fail on Undertray
  • 9.8% fail on Visibility (43% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 4.8% fail on Washers (61% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 4.1% fail on Wipers (34% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.72% fail on View to rear
      • 0.72% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.54% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.54% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.14% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.091% fail on Bonnet
  • 9.1% fail on Brakes (18% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 4.4% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 3.9% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 3.9% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.72% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.68% fail on Brake discs
        • 0.045% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.23% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.23% fail on Cable
    • 3.5% fail on Brake performance (30% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.8% fail on Rbt
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.50% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.045% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.045% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 1.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (66% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt (sp) (66% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.59% fail on Parking brake performance (51% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.54% fail on Rbt (53% better than other 2012 vans)
          • 0.50% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.045% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.045% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.045% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.54% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.54% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.32% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.23% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.14% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 1.3% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (130% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Pedal (160% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.045% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.27% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.27% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.23% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.23% fail on Lever
    • 0.18% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.091% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.091% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.045% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.045% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.045% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.045% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.045% fail on Other components
  • 7.5% fail on Suspension (29% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 4.9% fail on Suspension arms (46% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 4.3% fail on Ball joint (170% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.54% fail on Ball joint dust cover (150% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Pins and bushes (92% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.091% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (9 times worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Anti-roll bars (59% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.59% fail on Linkage ball joints (58% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.36% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.23% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.18% fail on Pins and bushes (73% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.091% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.045% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.045% fail on Linkage
      • 0.045% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 0.72% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.41% fail on Springs (85% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on Coil springs (81% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.41% fail on Coil spring (81% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.32% fail on Shock absorbers (60% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.23% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.23% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.091% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.091% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (26 times worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.045% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 6.6% fail on Tyres
    • 4.0% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.7% fail on Condition
    • 0.18% fail on Size/type
  • 3.0% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 2.5% fail on Exhaust emissions (29% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Compression ignition
        • 1.2% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.82% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.27% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.045% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
      • 0.50% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.45% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.045% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 0.50% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.41% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.045% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.045% fail on Other leaks
  • 1.3% fail on Steering (58% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.82% fail on Power steering (2 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.32% fail on Other components (4 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Operation
      • 0.18% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.14% fail on Rams (19 times worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.32% fail on Steering linkage components (87% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Track rod end (92% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.091% fail on Steering wheel (8 times worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.045% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.045% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.95% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.72% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.63% fail on Condition
      • 0.091% fail on Attachment
      • 0.091% fail on Requirements
    • 0.23% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (67% better than other 2012 vans)
  • 0.59% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.59% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.14% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.091% fail on Condition
    • 0.045% fail on Attachment
  • 0.091% fail on Seat belt installation check (6 times worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.091% fail on Belt(s)/padding (10 times worse than other 2012 vans)