MINI 1000 MOT Results

Registered in 1983
56.4% pass rate
from 326 tests in 2017
(33% worse than other 1983 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 1983 cars and highlighted areas where the MINI 1000 is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.4% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.2% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.92% fail on All position lamps
    • 5.5% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 5.5% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.61% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.61% fail on Switch
    • 4.3% fail on Hazard warning (150% worse than other 1983 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Lamp (180% worse than other 1983 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Switch
    • 4.0% fail on Direction indicators
      • 4.0% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.8% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.92% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.61% fail on Tell tales
        • 0.61% fail on Switch (5 times worse than other 1983 cars)
        • 0.31% fail on Side repeaters
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.1% fail on Headlamp
    • 3.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.1% fail on Horn
    • 2.8% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.1% fail on Battery
    • 0.92% fail on Rear reflectors (3 times worse than other 1983 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 19% fail on Suspension (72% worse than other 1983 cars)
    • 9.2% fail on Prescribed areas (79% worse than other 1983 cars)
      • 6.1% fail on Subframe mounting (5 times worse than other 1983 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Component mounting
    • 7.1% fail on Wheel bearings (2 times worse than other 1983 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Front (2 times worse than other 1983 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Rear (180% worse than other 1983 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Front suspension joints (3 times worse than other 1983 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Drive shafts (2 times worse than other 1983 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Front drive shafts (2 times worse than other 1983 cars)
        • 4.0% fail on Constant velocity joints (2 times worse than other 1983 cars)
        • 0.31% fail on Couplings
    • 1.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.5% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.31% fail on Attachment
    • 1.8% fail on Sub-frames (7 times worse than other 1983 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Condition (14 times worse than other 1983 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (8 times worse than other 1983 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Attachment
    • 0.92% fail on Radius arms (6 times worse than other 1983 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (5 times worse than other 1983 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Attachment
    • 0.92% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.92% fail on Condition
    • 0.61% fail on General condition (11 times worse than other 1983 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.31% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.31% fail on Axles
      • 0.31% fail on Swivel joints/housing
    • 0.31% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 15% fail on Brakes
    • 11% fail on Brake performance
      • 4.9% fail on Rear wheels
      • 4.6% fail on Front wheels
      • 4.0% fail on Service brake performance (140% worse than other 1983 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.61% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.31% fail on Brake operation
    • 4.0% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 2.1% fail on Components
        • 1.5% fail on Hoses
        • 0.31% fail on Pipes
        • 0.31% fail on Servos
      • 1.2% fail on Operation
      • 0.61% fail on Leaks
    • 1.8% fail on Service brake control components (3 times worse than other 1983 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Pedal (3 times worse than other 1983 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Anti-slip (12 times worse than other 1983 cars)
        • 0.31% fail on Condition
    • 0.31% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.31% fail on Cable
  • 15% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (68% worse than other 1983 cars)
    • 13% fail on Emissions (180% worse than other 1983 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.61% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.31% fail on Pipe
      • 0.31% fail on Cap
    • 0.61% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 8.3% fail on Steering
    • 7.4% fail on Steering system (88% worse than other 1983 cars)
      • 4.9% fail on Steering rack (2 times worse than other 1983 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.61% fail on Free play
        • 0.61% fail on Steering rack (5 times worse than other 1983 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Other components
        • 0.61% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 1.8% fail on Steering control (2 times worse than other 1983 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Steering column (7 times worse than other 1983 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.31% fail on Steering operation
  • 8.3% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.8% fail on Washers
    • 2.8% fail on Wipers
    • 0.61% fail on Mirrors
  • 4.6% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 4.6% fail on Seat belts
      • 4.0% fail on Prescribed areas (130% worse than other 1983 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Condition
  • 4.6% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.1% fail on Body condition
    • 1.8% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 1.8% fail on Chassis
    • 0.31% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.31% fail on Doors
      • 0.31% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.31% fail on Seats
      • 0.31% fail on Passengers
      • 0.31% fail on Drivers
  • 2.5% fail on Registration plates and VIN (160% worse than other 1983 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Registration plate
    • 0.61% fail on Vehicle Identification Number (11 times worse than other 1983 cars)
  • 1.8% fail on Tyres
    • 1.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.92% fail on Tread depth

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