MINI 1000 MOT Results

Registered in 1981
72.6% pass rate
from 84 tests in 2020
(9.4% worse than other 1981 cars)
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 1981 cars and highlighted areas where the MINI 1000 is unusually good or bad.

  • 13% fail on Body, chassis, structure (120% worse than other 1981 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Transmission (2 times worse than other 1981 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Drive shafts (3 times worse than other 1981 cars)
        • 3.6% fail on Joints (3 times worse than other 1981 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Seats (7 times worse than other 1981 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Driver's seat (9 times worse than other 1981 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Integral vehicle structure (150% worse than other 1981 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (150% worse than other 1981 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Fuel system (120% worse than other 1981 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on System (13 times worse than other 1981 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.2% fail on Engine mounting
      • 1.2% fail on Bracket
    • 1.2% fail on Floor
  • 12% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (0.62% better than other 1981 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Headlamp aim (39% worse than other 1981 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Headlamp aim (51% worse than other 1981 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (69% worse than other 1981 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Rear fog lamp (69% worse than other 1981 cars)
        • 3.6% fail on Rear fog lamp (33% worse than other 1981 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Switch
    • 2.4% fail on Stop lamp (10% better than other 1981 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Direction indicators (7.2% worse than other 1981 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Flashing type (7.2% worse than other 1981 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on All direction indicators
        • 1.2% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.2% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.2% fail on Horn
  • 11% fail on Brakes (23% worse than other 1981 cars)
    • 8.3% fail on Brake performance (23% worse than other 1981 cars)
      • 8.3% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (150% worse than other 1981 cars)
        • 8.3% fail on Rbt (sp) (160% worse than other 1981 cars)
          • 4.8% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 1981 cars)
          • 4.8% fail on Service brake imbalance (110% worse than other 1981 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Service brake performance (54% worse than other 1981 cars)
        • 4.8% fail on Rbt (64% worse than other 1981 cars)
          • 4.8% fail on Service brake performance (91% worse than other 1981 cars)
          • 1.2% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 2.4% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (4.6% worse than other 1981 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Rbt (sp) (16% worse than other 1981 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (4 times worse than other 1981 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Pedal (8 times worse than other 1981 cars)
  • 9.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (48% worse than other 1981 cars)
    • 9.5% fail on Exhaust emissions (60% worse than other 1981 cars)
      • 9.5% fail on Spark ignition (65% worse than other 1981 cars)
        • 7.1% fail on Non catalyst emissions (42% worse than other 1981 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 1.2% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 7.1% fail on Visibility (7.2% worse than other 1981 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Wipers (9.9% worse than other 1981 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Washers (51% better than other 1981 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Bonnet
    • 1.2% fail on View to rear
      • 1.2% fail on Mirrors
  • 7.1% fail on Suspension (3.0% worse than other 1981 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Wheel bearings (150% worse than other 1981 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Suspension arms (89% worse than other 1981 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Suspension arm
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint
    • 2.4% fail on Sub-frames (4 times worse than other 1981 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 1.2% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.2% fail on Other suspension component
      • 1.2% fail on Other suspension component
  • 4.8% fail on Steering (51% worse than other 1981 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Steering gear (97% worse than other 1981 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Steering rack (110% worse than other 1981 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.2% fail on Track rod end
    • 1.2% fail on Steering column
  • 4.8% fail on Tyres (3 times worse than other 1981 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Tread depth (5 times worse than other 1981 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Condition
  • 1.2% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plates

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