MINI 1000 MOT Results

Registered in 1991
56.7% pass rate
from 1,054 tests in 2017
(12% worse than other 1991 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 1991 cars and highlighted areas where the MINI 1000 is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (19% worse than other 1991 cars)
    • 6.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 6.6% fail on Direction indicators (100% worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 6.6% fail on Flashing type (100% worse than other 1991 cars)
        • 2.5% fail on Individual lamps
        • 2.0% fail on All direction indicators (2 times worse than other 1991 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.57% fail on Tell tales (4 times worse than other 1991 cars)
        • 0.095% fail on Switch
    • 6.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 5.6% fail on Fog lamp
      • 2.1% fail on Tell tale (190% worse than other 1991 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Headlamps (45% worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.47% fail on Switch (3 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest (4 times worse than other 1991 cars)
        • 0.38% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale' (5 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.28% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.19% fail on Dipswitch
    • 4.8% fail on Hazard warning (4 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Lamp (6 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Switch (3 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Tell tale
    • 4.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.5% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.1% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.66% fail on All position lamps (3 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Switch (6 times worse than other 1991 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Horn (69% worse than other 1991 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.4% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.2% fail on Battery
    • 0.47% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.38% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.095% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 22% fail on Suspension (43% worse than other 1991 cars)
    • 9.8% fail on Prescribed areas (53% worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 7.4% fail on Subframe mounting (5 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Component mounting
    • 6.9% fail on Drive shafts (140% worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 6.9% fail on Front drive shafts (150% worse than other 1991 cars)
        • 6.9% fail on Constant velocity joints (160% worse than other 1991 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Sub-frames (11 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Condition (9 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Attachment (15 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 0.57% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (8 times worse than other 1991 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Front suspension joints (2 times worse than other 1991 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Wheel bearings (110% worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Front (2 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 0.76% fail on Rear
    • 2.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.19% fail on Attachment
    • 0.95% fail on Radius arms (5 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (4 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Attachment (12 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 0.095% fail on Condition
    • 0.66% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.66% fail on Condition
    • 0.47% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.47% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.19% fail on General condition
    • 0.19% fail on Bonded suspension (7 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Condition (9 times worse than other 1991 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.19% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 16% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (100% worse than other 1991 cars)
    • 13% fail on Emissions (3 times worse than other 1991 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.0% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.95% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.28% fail on Cap
      • 0.28% fail on System
      • 0.19% fail on Hose
      • 0.19% fail on Pipe
  • 14% fail on Brakes
    • 12% fail on Brake performance (25% worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 5.9% fail on Rear wheels (48% worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 5.4% fail on Front wheels (45% worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 5.1% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 2.7% fail on Service brake performance (67% worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.095% fail on Brake operation
    • 2.6% fail on Hydraulic systems (51% better than other 1991 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Components (55% better than other 1991 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Hoses
        • 0.66% fail on Pipes (77% better than other 1991 cars)
        • 0.19% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.095% fail on Cylinders
      • 0.47% fail on Leaks
      • 0.095% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.095% fail on Operation
    • 0.95% fail on Service brake control components (190% worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 0.95% fail on Pedal (190% worse than other 1991 cars)
        • 0.76% fail on Anti-slip (3 times worse than other 1991 cars)
        • 0.19% fail on Condition
    • 0.57% fail on Hub components (63% better than other 1991 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.095% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.095% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.095% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.095% fail on Wheel cylinder
    • 0.47% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.47% fail on Condition
    • 0.38% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.19% fail on Cable
      • 0.095% fail on Linkage
      • 0.095% fail on Lever
    • 0.28% fail on Air and vacuum systems (4 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Components (7 times worse than other 1991 cars)
        • 0.28% fail on Servos (14 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 0.095% fail on Operation
    • 0.28% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.095% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.095% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
  • 12% fail on Driver's view of the road (47% worse than other 1991 cars)
    • 6.7% fail on Washers (63% worse than other 1991 cars)
    • 6.5% fail on Wipers (55% worse than other 1991 cars)
    • 0.47% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.19% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.19% fail on Windscreen
  • 8.2% fail on Steering (44% worse than other 1991 cars)
    • 7.1% fail on Steering system (56% worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 5.9% fail on Steering rack (190% worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.095% fail on Steering arm
    • 1.1% fail on Steering control (3 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Steering column (7 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 0.095% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.28% fail on Steering operation
  • 6.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.3% fail on Body condition
    • 1.8% fail on Seats (190% worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Drivers (2 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Passengers
    • 1.7% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 1.7% fail on Chassis
    • 0.38% fail on Doors
      • 0.38% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.19% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.19% fail on Speedometer
  • 5.0% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 5.0% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.3% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
      • 0.38% fail on Requirements
      • 0.28% fail on Attachment
  • 2.8% fail on Tyres
    • 1.6% fail on Condition
    • 1.5% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.6% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.5% fail on Registration plate
    • 0.095% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.28% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.28% fail on Attachment

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