MINI 1000 MOT Results

Registered in 1990
59.1% pass rate
from 1,077 tests in 2017
(10% worse than other 1990 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 1990 cars and highlighted areas where the MINI 1000 is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (18% worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 7.7% fail on Rear fog lamp (76% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 6.7% fail on Fog lamp (67% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Tell tale (150% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Switch
    • 6.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.7% fail on Direction indicators (56% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 5.7% fail on Flashing type (56% worse than other 1990 cars)
        • 2.3% fail on All direction indicators (3 times worse than other 1990 cars)
        • 2.3% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.56% fail on Side repeaters (63% better than other 1990 cars)
        • 0.56% fail on Switch (3 times worse than other 1990 cars)
        • 0.46% fail on Tell tales
    • 5.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.4% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.46% fail on Switch (2 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.28% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.19% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.19% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 4.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.6% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.2% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.74% fail on All position lamps (3 times worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 4.3% fail on Hazard warning (3 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Lamp (4 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Switch (3 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Tell tale
    • 3.5% fail on Horn (96% worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Battery
    • 0.37% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.093% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 21% fail on Suspension (45% worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 8.7% fail on Prescribed areas (55% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 6.5% fail on Subframe mounting (4 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.19% fail on Spring mounting
    • 5.0% fail on Sub-frames (9 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Condition (9 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Attachment (14 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 0.84% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (6 times worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Wheel bearings (140% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Front (2 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Rear
    • 4.5% fail on Front suspension joints (2 times worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (63% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 0.093% fail on Attachment
    • 3.0% fail on Drive shafts
      • 3.0% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 3.0% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.84% fail on Radius arms (4 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (3 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 0.093% fail on Condition
      • 0.093% fail on Attachment
    • 0.56% fail on Tie bars/rods (2 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (2 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Condition (8 times worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Bonded suspension (8 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Condition
      • 0.19% fail on Attachment (22 times worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on General condition (4 times worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.093% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.093% fail on Attachment
    • 0.093% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.093% fail on Condition
    • 0.093% fail on Axles
      • 0.093% fail on Clearance
  • 17% fail on Brakes (23% worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 15% fail on Brake performance (63% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 7.4% fail on Rear wheels (78% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 7.3% fail on Front wheels (110% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 5.9% fail on Parking brake performance (43% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Service brake performance (110% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Brake imbalance (140% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.8% fail on Hydraulic systems (45% better than other 1990 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Components (44% better than other 1990 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Pipes
        • 0.56% fail on Hoses (66% better than other 1990 cars)
        • 0.19% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.19% fail on Servos (8 times worse than other 1990 cars)
        • 0.093% fail on Cylinders
      • 0.37% fail on Leaks
      • 0.093% fail on Operation
    • 1.3% fail on Service brake control components (2 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Pedal (2 times worse than other 1990 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Anti-slip (3 times worse than other 1990 cars)
        • 0.28% fail on Condition
    • 0.93% fail on Hub components
      • 0.46% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.46% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.093% fail on Brake back plates
      • 0.093% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.093% fail on Wheel cylinder
    • 0.65% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.65% fail on Condition
    • 0.56% fail on Mechanical components (2 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Cable
      • 0.093% fail on Linkage
      • 0.093% fail on Clevis joint
      • 0.093% fail on Pivot
    • 0.19% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.093% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.093% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
  • 16% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (94% worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 13% fail on Emissions (2 times worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.0% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.65% fail on Cap
      • 0.19% fail on Pipe
      • 0.093% fail on Hose
      • 0.093% fail on System
    • 0.65% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 8.5% fail on Steering (62% worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 7.0% fail on Steering system (69% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 5.2% fail on Steering rack (2 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.37% fail on Other components
        • 0.19% fail on Steering pivot point
        • 0.093% fail on Steering component
        • 0.093% fail on Steering linkage
      • 0.28% fail on Free play
        • 0.28% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.093% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.093% fail on Steering arm
    • 1.9% fail on Steering control (4 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Steering column (6 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Steering wheel (6 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Steering shaft (13 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 0.093% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.093% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.28% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.093% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.093% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 8.2% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.3% fail on Washers
    • 4.0% fail on Wipers
    • 0.46% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.37% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.093% fail on Windscreen
  • 5.5% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.9% fail on Body condition
    • 1.7% fail on Seats (110% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Drivers (110% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 0.84% fail on Passengers (170% worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 1.2% fail on Chassis
    • 0.37% fail on Engine mountings (6 times worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.28% fail on Body security (3 times worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Doors
      • 0.093% fail on Drivers
      • 0.093% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.19% fail on Load security
      • 0.093% fail on Access panel
      • 0.093% fail on Bootlid
  • 3.6% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 3.6% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.8% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.46% fail on Condition
      • 0.37% fail on Attachment
      • 0.19% fail on Requirements
      • 0.093% fail on Installation check
        • 0.093% fail on Belt(s)/padding
  • 2.7% fail on Tyres
    • 1.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.19% fail on Size/type
    • 0.093% fail on Valve stem
  • 1.2% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.56% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.56% fail on Attachment

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