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Citroen Relay MOT Results

Registered in 2006
47.8% pass rate
from 2,931 tests in 2017
(7.1% worse than other 2006 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 2006 vans and highlighted areas where the Citroen Relay is unusually good or bad.

  • 31% fail on Suspension (42% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 16% fail on Drive shafts (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 15% fail on Front drive shafts (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 15% fail on Constant velocity joints (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.24% fail on Couplings (7 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.034% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.20% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.20% fail on Drive shafts
    • 7.4% fail on Prescribed areas (110% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 4.4% fail on Spring mounting (120% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 3.2% fail on Component mounting (86% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.68% fail on Subframe mounting (160% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 5.8% fail on Suspension arms (30% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 5.5% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (27% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.24% fail on Attachment (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 4.6% fail on Wheel bearings (120% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on Front (170% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Rear (66% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 3.5% fail on Shock absorbers (97% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 3.5% fail on Condition (98% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Anti-roll bars (52% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (46% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.34% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (78% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.34% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.034% fail on Condition
      • 0.034% fail on Attachment
    • 2.9% fail on Leaf springs (170% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Pins and bushes (4 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on Shackle (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.34% fail on Anchor (4 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.034% fail on Other pins and bushes
      • 0.58% fail on Anchor bracket (8 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.48% fail on Condition
      • 0.24% fail on Spring eye (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Shackle bracket
      • 0.10% fail on Securing bolts
    • 2.7% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.78% fail on Coil springs (68% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.78% fail on Condition (68% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.75% fail on Macpherson strut (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.75% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.10% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.068% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.034% fail on Condition
    • 0.068% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
    • 0.034% fail on General condition
    • 0.034% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.034% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.034% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.034% fail on Condition
    • 0.034% fail on Axles
      • 0.034% fail on Swivel joints/housing
  • 29% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 8.2% fail on Registration plate lamp (26% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 7.3% fail on Headlamp aim (21% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 7.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 6.9% fail on Position lamps (19% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 4.2% fail on Front lamps (33% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 2.9% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.17% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.068% fail on Switch
    • 6.2% fail on Direction indicators (82% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 6.2% fail on Flashing type (82% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 5.2% fail on Individual lamps (110% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.68% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.65% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.034% fail on Switch
    • 5.5% fail on Headlamps (60% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 5.4% fail on Headlamp (60% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.068% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.034% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.034% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.034% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.034% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 2.0% fail on Rear fog lamp (29% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Fog lamp (29% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.034% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.99% fail on Battery
    • 0.82% fail on Horn
    • 0.41% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.38% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (190% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.24% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.17% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.17% fail on Hazard warning (72% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Lamp
      • 0.10% fail on Switch (76% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.034% fail on Tell tale
  • 26% fail on Brakes (41% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 19% fail on Brake performance (97% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 11% fail on Parking brake performance (98% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 7.4% fail on Rear wheels (59% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 6.3% fail on Front wheels (150% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 3.5% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Brake imbalance (89% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.068% fail on Brake operation
    • 6.1% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 5.5% fail on Components
        • 3.6% fail on Valves (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 1.5% fail on Hoses (120% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.48% fail on Pipes (90% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.10% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.68% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (150% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.24% fail on Leaks
      • 0.034% fail on Operation
    • 3.3% fail on Hub components
      • 2.5% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.65% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.27% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.034% fail on Brake drums
    • 2.0% fail on Parking brake (65% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Condition (65% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on ABS
    • 1.1% fail on Service brake control components (64% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Pedal (64% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.92% fail on Anti-slip (67% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.14% fail on Condition
    • 0.48% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.44% fail on Cable
      • 0.034% fail on Relay lever
    • 0.41% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.20% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.20% fail on Actuating linkage mounting (21 times worse than other 2006 vans)
  • 12% fail on Driver's view of the road (15% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 7.7% fail on Wipers (31% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 3.8% fail on Washers
    • 1.1% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.99% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.31% fail on Bonnet
  • 6.8% fail on Tyres
    • 3.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.6% fail on Condition
    • 0.48% fail on Size/type
    • 0.24% fail on Valve stem
  • 5.9% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (42% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 2.8% fail on Body condition (35% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 2.1% fail on Vehicle structure (130% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Chassis (130% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.48% fail on Doors
      • 0.17% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.17% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.10% fail on Drivers
      • 0.034% fail on Emergency exits
    • 0.24% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.24% fail on Seats
      • 0.20% fail on Drivers
      • 0.034% fail on Passengers
    • 0.17% fail on Spare wheel
    • 0.14% fail on Body security
    • 0.14% fail on Load security
      • 0.14% fail on Loading door (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.034% fail on Speedometer
  • 4.4% fail on Steering (24% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 3.7% fail on Steering system (26% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 2.8% fail on Track rod end (24% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.44% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.38% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.10% fail on Free play
        • 0.10% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.068% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.44% fail on Steering operation (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.27% fail on Power steering (61% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.068% fail on Pump
      • 0.068% fail on Other components
      • 0.034% fail on Operation
    • 0.10% fail on Steering control
      • 0.068% fail on Steering column
      • 0.034% fail on Steering lock
  • 3.1% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (38% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.68% fail on System (93% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.31% fail on Tank
      • 0.31% fail on Cap
      • 0.14% fail on Pipe
    • 1.3% fail on Exhaust system (55% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.34% fail on Emissions (68% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.17% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 2.7% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (31% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 1.9% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.1% fail on Prescribed areas (36% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.82% fail on Condition
      • 0.034% fail on Attachment
    • 0.85% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (39% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.82% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.034% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.75% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.75% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.34% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.34% fail on Attachment
  • 0.17% fail on Towbars
    • 0.14% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.034% fail on Towbar
  • 0.10% fail on Driving Controls and Speed Limiters (12 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.068% fail on Speed limiter plate (11 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.034% fail on Speed limiter