Citroen Relay MOT Results

Registered in 2015
68.1% pass rate
from 6,907 tests in 2020
(31% worse than other 2015 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 2015 vans and highlighted areas where the Citroen Relay is unusually good or bad.

  • 14% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (36% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 5.1% fail on Headlamps (160% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 5.0% fail on Headlamp (170% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 3.8% fail on Headlamp aim (32% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 3.4% fail on Headlamp aim (24% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.46% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (180% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 2.7% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (31% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Direction indicators (110% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Flashing type (110% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 2.1% fail on Side repeaters (150% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.51% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.043% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.0% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.014% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.72% fail on Stop lamp (64% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.64% fail on Outline marker lamps (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.51% fail on Outline marker lamp (170% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on All outline marker lamps (4 times worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.62% fail on Electrical equipment (97% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.39% fail on Electrical wiring (4 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.058% fail on Horn
      • 0.014% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.58% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.58% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.58% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.087% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.087% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.043% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.043% fail on Switch
    • 0.029% fail on Rear reflectors (85% better than other 2015 vans)
  • 12% fail on Brakes (110% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 8.2% fail on Brake performance (3 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 6.4% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (4 times worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 6.3% fail on Rbt (sp) (4 times worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.029% fail on Plate brake tester (sp) (5 times worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.014% fail on Gradient tester (sp)
      • 2.0% fail on Parking brake performance (4 times worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 1.9% fail on Rbt (4 times worse than other 2015 vans)
          • 1.8% fail on Parking brake performance (5 times worse than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.10% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (180% worse than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.043% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.10% fail on Plate brake tester (8 times worse than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.058% fail on Parking brake performance (13 times worse than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.043% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (5 times worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.014% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.014% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 1.7% fail on Service brake performance (130% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 1.7% fail on Rbt (130% worse than other 2015 vans)
          • 1.2% fail on Service brake performance (120% worse than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.56% fail on Service brake imbalance (160% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.043% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.043% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (3 times worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.014% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.014% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.49% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (140% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.48% fail on Rbt (sp) (150% worse than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.28% fail on Service brake performance (160% worse than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.25% fail on Service brake imbalance (130% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.014% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.014% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.13% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.9% fail on Mechanical brake components (20% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 3.6% fail on Brake linings and pads (27% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 3.6% fail on Brake pads (28% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.49% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.49% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.26% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (160% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on Cable
        • 0.072% fail on Pivot (8 times worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.043% fail on Lever
        • 0.029% fail on Linkage
    • 1.3% fail on Parking brake control (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Lever (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.42% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.35% fail on Pedal
      • 0.072% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.33% fail on Flexible brake hoses (150% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.22% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.17% fail on Electronic stability control
      • 0.072% fail on Anti-lock braking system (73% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.13% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (170% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.029% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.014% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.014% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.014% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.014% fail on Other components
  • 9.2% fail on Visibility (75% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 5.0% fail on Wipers (100% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 2.9% fail on Washers (42% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on View to rear (160% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Mirrors (160% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.014% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.97% fail on Condition of glass (120% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.97% fail on Windscreen (120% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.13% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.072% fail on Bonnet
  • 4.3% fail on Suspension (18% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 2.2% fail on Suspension arms (190% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.25% fail on Ball joint dust cover (94% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.85% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.75% fail on Other suspension component (4 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.67% fail on Ball joint (6 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.087% fail on Ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.014% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.48% fail on Springs (47% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.39% fail on Coil springs (50% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.39% fail on Coil spring (49% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.087% fail on Leaf springs
        • 0.072% fail on Leaf spring
        • 0.014% fail on Fixings and fixing bolts
    • 0.13% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.12% fail on Anti-roll bars (90% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.072% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.043% fail on Linkage ball joints (93% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.058% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.029% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.014% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.014% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.014% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.014% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.014% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.014% fail on Suspension unit
  • 3.6% fail on Tyres
    • 1.9% fail on Condition
    • 1.8% fail on Tread depth (23% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.10% fail on Size/type
  • 2.9% fail on Body, chassis, structure (73% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Body (190% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.98% fail on Other body component (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Panel
      • 0.029% fail on Mounting fixings
      • 0.014% fail on Body condition
    • 0.81% fail on Transmission
      • 0.78% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.78% fail on Joints
      • 0.029% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.029% fail on Joints
    • 0.25% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.10% fail on System (3 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.058% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.043% fail on Pipe
      • 0.029% fail on Tank
      • 0.014% fail on Hose
    • 0.25% fail on Doors (130% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Front passenger's door (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on Door condition (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.087% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.087% fail on Door condition
      • 0.058% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.029% fail on Door condition
        • 0.014% fail on Catch
        • 0.014% fail on Hinge
    • 0.17% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.12% fail on Load security (4 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.087% fail on Loading door (5 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.029% fail on Dropside (8 times worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.029% fail on Other dropside component (48 times worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.10% fail on Engine mounting (200% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.072% fail on Engine mounting condition
      • 0.029% fail on Bracket
    • 0.087% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.087% fail on Seats
      • 0.072% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.014% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.029% fail on Chassis
      • 0.029% fail on Chassis condition (5 times worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.029% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.029% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.014% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.014% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.014% fail on Towbar
      • 0.014% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.014% fail on Floor
  • 1.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 1.4% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 1.1% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.49% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (67% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.46% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (36% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.087% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.029% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.014% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
      • 0.39% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.38% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.014% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 0.20% fail on Fluid leaks (120% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Engine oil leaks (170% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.029% fail on Other leaks
  • 0.94% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.48% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.43% fail on Condition
      • 0.043% fail on Requirements
    • 0.45% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (67% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.014% fail on Airbags
      • 0.014% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.62% fail on Steering
    • 0.38% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.23% fail on Track rod end (48% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Ball joint (4 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.014% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.16% fail on Power steering
      • 0.10% fail on Other components (190% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.029% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.014% fail on Operation
      • 0.014% fail on Rams
    • 0.058% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.058% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.014% fail on Steering column
    • 0.014% fail on Electronic power steering
  • 0.32% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.32% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.17% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.10% fail on Attachment
    • 0.072% fail on Condition
  • 0.014% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.014% fail on Belt(s)/padding