MINI 1000 MOT Results

Registered in 1985
67.9% pass rate
from 411 tests in 2020
(12% worse than other 1985 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 1985 cars and highlighted areas where the MINI 1000 is unusually good or bad.

  • 14% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (0.82% better than other 1985 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Headlamp aim (57% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 6.1% fail on Headlamp aim (62% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 4.6% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (21% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Rear fog lamp (22% worse than other 1985 cars)
        • 4.4% fail on Rear fog lamp (21% worse than other 1985 cars)
        • 0.73% fail on Switch (160% worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Direction indicators (4.1% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Flashing type (4.1% worse than other 1985 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Individual direction indicators (5.4% worse than other 1985 cars)
        • 0.73% fail on All direction indicators (12% worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Electrical equipment (2.6% better than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.97% fail on Horn (42% better than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Electrical wiring (170% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Battery(ies) (17% worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Headlamps (36% better than other 1985 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Headlamp (33% better than other 1985 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (9.4% worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Stop lamp (55% better than other 1985 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Position lamps (190% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.24% fail on Switch
  • 11% fail on Brakes (18% worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 9.2% fail on Brake performance (31% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 5.6% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (85% worse than other 1985 cars)
        • 5.6% fail on Rbt (sp) (97% worse than other 1985 cars)
          • 3.9% fail on Service brake imbalance (92% worse than other 1985 cars)
          • 2.9% fail on Service brake performance (130% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Service brake performance (8.1% worse than other 1985 cars)
        • 3.4% fail on Rbt (12% worse than other 1985 cars)
          • 3.2% fail on Service brake performance (23% worse than other 1985 cars)
          • 0.73% fail on Service brake imbalance (4.9% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (24% worse than other 1985 cars)
        • 3.2% fail on Rbt (sp) (50% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Parking brake performance (150% worse than other 1985 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Rbt (140% worse than other 1985 cars)
          • 1.7% fail on Parking brake performance (140% worse than other 1985 cars)
          • 0.24% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.24% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.24% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.49% fail on Brake performance not tested (37% worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 0.97% fail on Rigid brake pipes (32% better than other 1985 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (2.8% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Pedal (39% worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Mechanical brake components (18% better than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (190% worse than other 1985 cars)
        • 0.24% fail on Cable
        • 0.24% fail on Clevis joint
      • 0.24% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.24% fail on Brake drums
    • 0.24% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.24% fail on Servos
    • 0.24% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.24% fail on Lever
    • 0.24% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 11% fail on Suspension (27% worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Wheel bearings (120% worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Suspension arms (58% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Pins and bushes (90% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Ball joint (12% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Ball joint dust cover (2.8% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Suspension arm (5 times worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Sub-frames (6 times worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (5 times worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Sub-frame (11 times worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.97% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (12 times worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 3.2% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (11% better than other 1985 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Other suspension component (3 times worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.97% fail on Ball joint (5 times worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Ball joint dust cover (5 times worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.24% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.49% fail on Suspension rods (190% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Suspension rod (16 times worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Springs
      • 0.24% fail on Bonded suspension units
        • 0.24% fail on Bonded suspension unit
  • 10% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (110% worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 10% fail on Exhaust emissions (130% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 10% fail on Spark ignition (160% worse than other 1985 cars)
        • 8.3% fail on Non catalyst emissions (170% worse than other 1985 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Emissions not tested (140% worse than other 1985 cars)
        • 0.97% fail on Catalyst emissions (130% worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 0.97% fail on Fluid leaks (49% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Engine oil leaks (110% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Other leaks
  • 8.8% fail on Body, chassis, structure (5.3% worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Transmission (82% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Drive shafts (140% worse than other 1985 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Joints (150% worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Exhaust system (27% better than other 1985 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Integral vehicle structure (22% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (5.8% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.24% fail on Sub-frame condition
    • 1.5% fail on Chassis (7.4% better than other 1985 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Chassis condition (5.7% better than other 1985 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Fuel system (40% better than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Pipe (14% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.73% fail on Seats (9.8% better than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Driver's seat (20% worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Body (63% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Panel
      • 0.24% fail on Other body component
    • 0.49% fail on Doors (31% better than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Front passenger's door (14% worse than other 1985 cars)
        • 0.24% fail on Door condition
        • 0.24% fail on Hinge
      • 0.24% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.24% fail on Door condition
        • 0.24% fail on Hinge
    • 0.49% fail on Floor (90% worse than other 1985 cars)
  • 8.0% fail on Steering (66% worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Steering gear (2 times worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Steering rack (4 times worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Steering linkage components (25% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Track rod end (79% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Other components (4 times worse than other 1985 cars)
        • 0.49% fail on Steering linkage (5 times worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.24% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.97% fail on Steering column (4 times worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Steering play (100% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Steering rack (4 times worse than other 1985 cars)
  • 5.8% fail on Visibility (8.0% better than other 1985 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Washers (1.5% worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Wipers (14% better than other 1985 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on View to rear (2 times worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Mirrors (2 times worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.24% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.24% fail on Windscreen
  • 2.4% fail on Identification of the vehicle (2 times worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Registration plates (2 times worse than other 1985 cars)
  • 1.7% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (3.4% worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Seat belts (3.4% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Prescribed areas (17% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Attachment
      • 0.24% fail on Condition
  • 1.5% fail on Tyres (24% better than other 1985 cars)
    • 0.97% fail on Condition (4.8% better than other 1985 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Tread depth (16% better than other 1985 cars)
  • 0.24% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.24% fail on Belt(s)/padding
  • 0.24% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.24% fail on Attachment

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