Austin Mini MOT Results

Registered in 1986
65.5% pass rate
from 58 tests in 2020
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 1986 cars and highlighted areas where the Austin Mini is unusually good or bad.

  • 19% fail on Suspension
    • 8.6% fail on Suspension arms (2 times worse than other 1986 cars)
      • 6.9% fail on Ball joint (7 times worse than other 1986 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 5.2% fail on Sub-frames (8 times worse than other 1986 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (8 times worse than other 1986 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 3.4% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.7% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.7% fail on Springs
      • 1.7% fail on Coil springs
        • 1.7% fail on Coil spring
  • 17% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 8.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 6.9% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 6.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.4% fail on Headlamp
    • 3.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.4% fail on Position lamp
    • 3.4% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 3.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 3.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 1.7% fail on Hazard warning
      • 1.7% fail on Switch
    • 1.7% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.7% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 1.7% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
    • 1.7% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.7% fail on Horn
  • 12% fail on Brakes
    • 10% fail on Brake performance
      • 8.6% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 8.6% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 6.9% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 3.4% fail on Service brake performance
      • 6.9% fail on Service brake performance
        • 6.9% fail on Rbt
          • 6.9% fail on Service brake performance
      • 6.9% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 6.9% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 3.4% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 3.4% fail on Rbt
          • 1.7% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 1.7% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
    • 1.7% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 1.7% fail on Pedal
  • 10% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 10% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 10% fail on Spark ignition
        • 8.6% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 1.7% fail on Catalyst emissions
  • 5.2% fail on Visibility
    • 3.4% fail on Washers
    • 1.7% fail on Wipers
  • 5.2% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 1.7% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.7% fail on Hose
      • 1.7% fail on Pipe
    • 1.7% fail on Engine mounting
      • 1.7% fail on Bracket
    • 1.7% fail on Doors
      • 1.7% fail on Driver's door
        • 1.7% fail on Catch
    • 1.7% fail on Seats
      • 1.7% fail on Driver's seat
  • 3.4% fail on Tyres
    • 1.7% fail on Condition
    • 1.7% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.7% fail on Steering
    • 1.7% fail on Steering wheel
  • 1.7% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.7% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.7% fail on Prescribed areas

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