Citroen Relay MOT Results

Registered in 2007
49.7% pass rate
from 3,116 tests in 2020
(5.7% worse than other 2007 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 2007 vans and highlighted areas where the Citroen Relay is unusually good or bad.

  • 28% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (18% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 8.5% fail on Headlamp aim (92% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 8.0% fail on Headlamp aim (92% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.61% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (94% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 8.5% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (54% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 7.1% fail on Direction indicators (130% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 7.1% fail on Flashing type (130% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 4.3% fail on Side repeaters (3 times worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 3.3% fail on Individual direction indicators (53% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.16% fail on All direction indicators
    • 6.7% fail on Headlamps (77% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 5.8% fail on Headlamp (62% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Headlamp levelling device (4 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on Dipswitch
    • 4.7% fail on Stop lamp (32% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 3.8% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (43% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 3.8% fail on Rear fog lamp (43% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 3.8% fail on Rear fog lamp (44% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.032% fail on Switch
    • 2.2% fail on Position lamps (49% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Position lamp (50% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.064% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.032% fail on Switch
    • 1.5% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.96% fail on Horn
      • 0.39% fail on Electrical wiring (120% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.064% fail on Battery(ies) (80% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.48% fail on Outline marker lamps
      • 0.35% fail on Outline marker lamp
      • 0.13% fail on All outline marker lamps
    • 0.29% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.032% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.032% fail on Switch
  • 25% fail on Brakes (40% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 21% fail on Brake performance (120% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 17% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (160% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 17% fail on Rbt (sp) (160% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.096% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
        • 0.064% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 5.6% fail on Service brake performance (74% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 5.6% fail on Rbt (76% worse than other 2007 vans)
          • 4.6% fail on Service brake performance (85% worse than other 2007 vans)
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.064% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.032% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.032% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 5.6% fail on Parking brake performance (110% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 5.5% fail on Rbt (110% worse than other 2007 vans)
          • 4.6% fail on Parking brake performance (97% worse than other 2007 vans)
          • 0.61% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (150% worse than other 2007 vans)
          • 0.26% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (3 times worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.096% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.032% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.032% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.032% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.064% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.064% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 1.7% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.7% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake performance (56% worse than other 2007 vans)
          • 0.58% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.26% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.3% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 3.6% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 3.6% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.2% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (110% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.55% fail on Cable
        • 0.22% fail on Pivot (9 times worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.19% fail on Lever
        • 0.19% fail on Linkage (6 times worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.064% fail on Relay lever (5 times worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.032% fail on Rod
      • 0.74% fail on Brake discs and drums (57% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.74% fail on Brake discs (57% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Parking brake control (64% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Lever (65% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.74% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (50% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.74% fail on Anti-lock braking system (43% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.64% fail on Flexible brake hoses (91% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.42% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.35% fail on Pedal
      • 0.064% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.26% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 0.19% fail on Rigid brake pipes (96% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.16% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.096% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.064% fail on Other braking system component
        • 0.032% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
      • 0.032% fail on Other components
      • 0.032% fail on Additional braking device
    • 0.096% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.096% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.064% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.032% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.032% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
  • 18% fail on Suspension
    • 8.8% fail on Suspension arms (45% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on Pins and bushes (190% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 3.5% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.7% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 3.9% fail on Shock absorbers (190% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 3.6% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (46% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 2.9% fail on Springs
      • 1.5% fail on Leaf springs
        • 0.90% fail on Shackle pins and bushes (3 times worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.55% fail on Leaf spring (47% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.064% fail on Anchor bracket
        • 0.064% fail on Anchor pins and bushes
        • 0.032% fail on Fixings and fixing bolts
        • 0.032% fail on Shackle bracket
      • 1.1% fail on Coil springs (44% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 1.1% fail on Coil spring (44% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.39% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.032% fail on Bonded suspension units
        • 0.032% fail on Bonded suspension unit
    • 1.3% fail on Other suspension component (66% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint (120% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.032% fail on Other suspension component
    • 1.2% fail on Wheel bearings (35% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.61% fail on Anti-roll bars (92% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.42% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.13% fail on Linkage (72% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.032% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.26% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.096% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.096% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.032% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.032% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.13% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.096% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.032% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.032% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.032% fail on Suspension unit
  • 12% fail on Body, chassis, structure (19% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 5.1% fail on Exhaust system (100% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 3.5% fail on Transmission
      • 3.4% fail on Drive shafts
        • 3.3% fail on Joints
        • 0.096% fail on Bearing housing (10 times worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.032% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.13% fail on Prop shafts (84% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.13% fail on Joints
      • 0.032% fail on Belts
    • 1.4% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.4% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.3% fail on Body (110% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Other body component (170% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Panel
      • 0.032% fail on Mounting fixings
    • 0.61% fail on Chassis
      • 0.61% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.55% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.19% fail on Pipe
      • 0.16% fail on System
      • 0.13% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.064% fail on Tank
    • 0.51% fail on Doors
      • 0.22% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.19% fail on Door condition
        • 0.032% fail on Catch
      • 0.16% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.16% fail on Door condition
      • 0.13% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.096% fail on Door condition
        • 0.032% fail on Catch
    • 0.32% fail on Seats
      • 0.26% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.064% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.16% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.16% fail on Load security
      • 0.16% fail on Loading door (2 times worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.13% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.13% fail on Engine mounting condition
      • 0.032% fail on Bracket
    • 0.096% fail on Floor
    • 0.064% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.032% fail on Spare wheel condition
      • 0.032% fail on Carrier
    • 0.064% fail on Towbar
      • 0.064% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.064% fail on Cabs
      • 0.032% fail on Steps
      • 0.032% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.064% fail on Undertray
  • 11% fail on Visibility
    • 6.0% fail on Washers (39% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 3.6% fail on Wipers
    • 1.3% fail on View to rear
      • 1.3% fail on Mirrors (51% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.61% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.61% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.29% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.19% fail on Bonnet
  • 7.8% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 7.3% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 5.4% fail on Compression ignition
        • 2.6% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 2.0% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.87% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.19% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.096% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
      • 2.0% fail on Spark ignition
        • 2.0% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (40% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.032% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.032% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 0.96% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.83% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.13% fail on Other leaks
  • 5.4% fail on Tyres (18% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 2.9% fail on Tread depth (29% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 2.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.45% fail on Size/type
  • 3.9% fail on Steering (38% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Steering linkage components (36% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.9% fail on Track rod end (35% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.032% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.032% fail on Other components
        • 0.032% fail on Steering linkage
      • 0.032% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.51% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.51% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.51% fail on Power steering
      • 0.29% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.16% fail on Other components
      • 0.064% fail on Operation
      • 0.032% fail on Pump
    • 0.032% fail on Steering play
      • 0.032% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.032% fail on Electronic power steering
  • 2.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (41% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Seat belts (52% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.71% fail on Condition
      • 0.35% fail on Prescribed areas (74% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on Attachment
      • 0.032% fail on Requirements
      • 0.032% fail on Pre-tensioners
    • 0.032% fail on Airbags
      • 0.032% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.58% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.58% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.26% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.26% fail on Attachment