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Citroen Relay MOT Results

Registered in 2009
54.9% pass rate
from 1,862 tests in 2017
(9.0% worse than other 2009 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 2009 vans and highlighted areas where the Citroen Relay is unusually good or bad.

  • 31% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (22% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 14% fail on Registration plate lamp (37% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 9.0% fail on Headlamp aim (95% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 6.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.4% fail on Front lamps (39% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 3.1% fail on Rear lamps (55% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on All position lamps
    • 6.3% fail on Direction indicators (140% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 6.3% fail on Flashing type (140% worse than other 2009 vans)
        • 3.4% fail on Side repeaters (3 times worse than other 2009 vans)
        • 3.1% fail on Individual lamps (84% worse than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.27% fail on All direction indicators
    • 5.3% fail on Headlamps (77% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 5.3% fail on Headlamp (77% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.054% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.054% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 5.0% fail on Stop lamp (24% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 3.5% fail on Rear fog lamp (81% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 3.4% fail on Fog lamp (77% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Switch
      • 0.054% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.97% fail on Horn
    • 0.32% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.27% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.21% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.16% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.11% fail on Battery
    • 0.054% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.054% fail on Switch
  • 21% fail on Brakes (58% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 17% fail on Brake performance (160% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 14% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 7.7% fail on Rear wheels (170% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Front wheels (130% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.81% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.59% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 3.8% fail on Hub components
      • 3.4% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.70% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.6% fail on ABS (160% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Hydraulic systems (66% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.97% fail on Components (70% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.64% fail on Hoses
        • 0.27% fail on Pipes (90% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.054% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.16% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.11% fail on Leaks
    • 1.1% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.54% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.27% fail on Cable
      • 0.16% fail on Linkage (19 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.054% fail on Lever
      • 0.054% fail on Pivot
    • 0.48% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.48% fail on Pedal
        • 0.48% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.054% fail on Condition
    • 0.054% fail on Restricted movement
  • 12% fail on Suspension (18% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 4.7% fail on Suspension arms (76% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 4.7% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (80% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 2.7% fail on Front suspension joints (130% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 1.7% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.7% fail on Condition
    • 1.5% fail on Leaf springs
      • 1.1% fail on Pins and bushes (4 times worse than other 2009 vans)
        • 1.1% fail on Shackle (5 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.27% fail on Condition
      • 0.054% fail on Spring eye
      • 0.054% fail on Securing bolts
    • 1.5% fail on Drive shafts (48% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Front drive shafts (51% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 1.3% fail on Constant velocity joints (51% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.11% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.91% fail on Coil springs (60% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.91% fail on Condition (59% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.54% fail on Anti-roll bars (89% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.38% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (89% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.054% fail on Attachment
    • 0.54% fail on Wheel bearings (58% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.32% fail on Front (66% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Rear
    • 0.27% fail on General condition (18 times worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.27% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.27% fail on Condition
    • 0.11% fail on Axles
      • 0.11% fail on Clearance (37 times worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.054% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.054% fail on Condition
  • 9.3% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.8% fail on Washers (48% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 3.5% fail on Wipers
    • 1.2% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.97% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.11% fail on Bonnet
  • 6.8% fail on Tyres
    • 3.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.81% fail on Size/type (3 times worse than other 2009 vans)
  • 5.2% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (120% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 4.2% fail on Exhaust system (180% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.54% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.38% fail on System
      • 0.16% fail on Cap
    • 0.38% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.32% fail on Emissions
  • 2.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.5% fail on Body condition (150% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.27% fail on Seats
      • 0.27% fail on Drivers
    • 0.21% fail on Doors
      • 0.16% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.054% fail on Emergency exits
    • 0.11% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.11% fail on Load security
      • 0.11% fail on Loading door
  • 1.8% fail on Steering (52% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Steering system (67% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.75% fail on Track rod end (71% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.11% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.64% fail on Power steering
      • 0.32% fail on Other components
      • 0.27% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.054% fail on Electronic power steering
      • 0.054% fail on Operation
    • 0.054% fail on Steering control
      • 0.054% fail on Steering column
    • 0.054% fail on Steering operation
  • 1.4% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.81% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.64% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.16% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.64% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.64% fail on Condition
  • 0.86% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.86% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.54% fail on Road Wheels (140% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.38% fail on Attachment
    • 0.16% fail on Condition