Chrysler Ypsilon MOT Results

Registered in 2012
64.4% pass rate
from 1,942 tests in 2020
(17% worse than other 2012 cars)
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 2012 cars and highlighted areas where the Chrysler Ypsilon is unusually good or bad.

  • 9.7% fail on Suspension (49% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Springs (110% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 6.0% fail on Coil springs (110% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 6.0% fail on Coil spring (110% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.26% fail on Pins and bushes (70% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.051% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.051% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 1.0% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.41% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.21% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.15% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.15% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.051% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.051% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.98% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.88% fail on Macpherson strut (13 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (21 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Pins and bushes (11 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Macpherson strut (7 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.15% fail on Other suspension component (31 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (38 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.051% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.10% fail on Wheel bearings
  • 7.8% fail on Tyres (39% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Condition (60% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Tread depth
  • 7.3% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (20% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.051% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.93% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.82% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.82% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.57% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.26% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.62% fail on Headlamps (70% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Headlamp (74% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.51% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.51% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.51% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.51% fail on Reversing lamps (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Reversing lamps (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Position lamps (73% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Position lamp (72% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.15% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.10% fail on Horn
    • 0.051% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.051% fail on Main beam tell-tale
  • 7.1% fail on Brakes (35% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.8% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.8% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.5% fail on Brake discs and drums (90% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Brake discs (91% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.88% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (18 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.88% fail on Cable (29 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Brake performance (93% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 2.2% fail on Rbt (sp) (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.2% fail on Rbt
          • 0.77% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.57% fail on Service brake imbalance (150% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.051% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.051% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 1.1% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.82% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.15% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (4 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.10% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (15 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.051% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.051% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.31% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.31% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.26% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.10% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.051% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.88% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.82% fail on Hand lever (6 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.051% fail on Pedal
    • 0.57% fail on Parking brake control (170% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.57% fail on Lever (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.15% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.051% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.15% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.051% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.051% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.051% fail on Rigid brake pipes
  • 6.5% fail on Visibility (56% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Wipers (94% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Washers
    • 0.15% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.10% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.10% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.10% fail on View to rear
      • 0.10% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.2% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 1.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.62% fail on Transmission
      • 0.51% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.51% fail on Joints
      • 0.10% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.10% fail on Joints
    • 0.21% fail on Doors
      • 0.21% fail on Driver's door (5 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on Door condition (6 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Boot lid (14 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Boot lid condition (16 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Engine mounting (6 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.051% fail on Engine mounting condition
      • 0.051% fail on Bracket
    • 0.051% fail on Bumpers
  • 0.98% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.82% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.72% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.41% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.31% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.10% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.10% fail on Compression ignition (81% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.10% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.051% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.21% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.10% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.051% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.051% fail on Other leaks
  • 0.72% fail on Steering
    • 0.51% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.46% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.051% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.21% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.10% fail on Operation (21 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.051% fail on Steering play
      • 0.051% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.57% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.26% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.21% fail on Condition
      • 0.051% fail on Requirements
    • 0.21% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.10% fail on Airbags (7 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Passengers airbag (45 times worse than other 2012 cars)
  • 0.46% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.46% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.15% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.10% fail on Attachment
    • 0.051% fail on Condition
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