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Citroen Dyane MOT Results

66.7% pass rate
from 222 tests in 2017
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 pre-1990 cars and highlighted areas where the Citroen Dyane is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (53% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 12% fail on Headlamp aim (170% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 8.6% fail on Headlamps (150% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 7.2% fail on Headlamp (140% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (4 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale' (4 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Direction indicators
      • 5.9% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.6% fail on All direction indicators (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 1.8% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.90% fail on Tell tales
        • 0.45% fail on Side repeaters
    • 4.5% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 4.1% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.90% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.45% fail on Switch
    • 4.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.6% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.45% fail on Rear lamps
    • 1.8% fail on Hazard warning
      • 1.4% fail on Lamp
      • 0.45% fail on Switch
    • 1.4% fail on Battery
    • 1.4% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Horn
    • 0.45% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 14% fail on Suspension
    • 5.4% fail on Drive shafts (4 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 5.4% fail on Front drive shafts (5 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 5.0% fail on Constant velocity joints (4 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 0.45% fail on Couplings
    • 4.5% fail on Axles (13 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on King pins (31 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 3.6% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.45% fail on Spring mounting
      • 0.45% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 2.7% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 2.3% fail on Front
      • 0.90% fail on Rear
    • 1.4% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.4% fail on Condition
  • 9.9% fail on Brakes
    • 7.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 4.1% fail on Front wheels
      • 3.2% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.3% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.90% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.45% fail on Service brake performance
    • 2.7% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 2.3% fail on Components
        • 1.8% fail on Pipes
        • 0.45% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.45% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Prescribed areas (5 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings (27 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
    • 0.90% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.90% fail on Condition
    • 0.45% fail on Hub components
      • 0.45% fail on Brake calipers
  • 8.6% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.4% fail on Washers
    • 5.0% fail on Wipers
    • 0.45% fail on Mirrors
  • 8.1% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 4.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.7% fail on Emissions
    • 2.3% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.4% fail on Pipe (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Cap
    • 0.45% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 7.2% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (100% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Body condition (170% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 1.8% fail on Chassis
    • 1.4% fail on Doors
      • 1.4% fail on Passengers front (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.45% fail on Body security
    • 0.45% fail on Seats
      • 0.45% fail on Drivers
  • 5.0% fail on Steering
    • 3.6% fail on Steering system
      • 1.8% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.90% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.90% fail on Other components (5 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 0.90% fail on Steering pivot point (7 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.90% fail on Steering control
      • 0.45% fail on Steering column
      • 0.45% fail on Steering shaft
    • 0.45% fail on Steering operation
  • 3.2% fail on Tyres
    • 1.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.4% fail on Size/type (8 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Condition
  • 2.7% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.7% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.7% fail on Prescribed areas
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