MINI 1000 MOT Results

Registered in 2000
65.7% pass rate
from 1,367 tests in 2020
(25% better than other 2000 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 2000 cars and highlighted areas where the MINI 1000 is unusually good or bad.

  • 13% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (28% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 5.6% fail on Headlamp aim (40% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.2% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.80% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.073% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.073% fail on Switch
    • 2.1% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 2.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 2.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 1.9% fail on Stop lamp (61% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Electrical equipment (82% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Horn (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.073% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 1.2% fail on Headlamps (74% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.80% fail on Headlamp (81% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.073% fail on Dipswitch
    • 0.80% fail on Position lamps (72% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.80% fail on Position lamp (71% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.80% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (64% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Hazard warning (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Switch (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.073% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.073% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.073% fail on Main beam tell-tale
  • 12% fail on Suspension (30% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.2% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.73% fail on Pins and bushes (65% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.22% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.15% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 3.7% fail on Sub-frames (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Sub-frame (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (26 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Pins and bushes (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (47% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.7% fail on Other suspension component (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Ball joint (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.073% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.88% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.15% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.073% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.073% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.073% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.073% fail on Linkage
    • 0.073% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.073% fail on Suspension unit
  • 10% fail on Brakes (30% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 9.1% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.6% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (130% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 5.6% fail on Rbt (sp) (130% worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 3.7% fail on Service brake imbalance (120% worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 2.6% fail on Service brake performance (160% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.073% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.073% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 4.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 3.9% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 0.22% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 3.7% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.7% fail on Rbt
          • 3.2% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.80% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.7% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.6% fail on Rbt
          • 1.5% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.073% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.073% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.073% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.22% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 1.4% fail on Mechanical brake components (53% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.80% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.59% fail on Cable (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Pivot (20 times worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.073% fail on Clevis joint
        • 0.073% fail on Brake slack adjuster
      • 0.44% fail on Brake linings and pads (78% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.44% fail on Brake pads (77% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Brake discs and drums (86% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.073% fail on Brake discs
        • 0.073% fail on Brake drums
    • 0.37% fail on Rigid brake pipes (90% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.15% fail on Pedal
      • 0.073% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.22% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.22% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.073% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.073% fail on Servos
    • 0.073% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.073% fail on Lever
    • 0.073% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.073% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.073% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.073% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
  • 8.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 7.8% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 7.8% fail on Spark ignition
        • 6.7% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.88% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.37% fail on Emission control equipment (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 0.37% fail on Catalytic converter (5 times worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Non catalyst emissions
      • 0.15% fail on Compression ignition (81% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.15% fail on Catalytic converter
    • 0.29% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.29% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.073% fail on Transmission oil leaks
  • 8.0% fail on Steering (92% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 6.4% fail on Steering gear (5 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 6.4% fail on Steering rack (5 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.4% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.37% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.073% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.073% fail on Other components
        • 0.073% fail on Steering linkage
    • 0.15% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.073% fail on Steering play
      • 0.073% fail on Steering rack
  • 7.8% fail on Body, chassis, structure (30% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Exhaust system (49% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.8% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
      • 0.22% fail on Sub-frame (6 times worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Sub-frame condition (7 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Seats (4 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Driver's seat (4 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Passenger's seat (4 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Transmission (61% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Drive shafts (60% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Joints (60% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.073% fail on Joints
    • 0.59% fail on Chassis
      • 0.59% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.44% fail on Floor (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.22% fail on Pipe
      • 0.073% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.073% fail on System
    • 0.37% fail on Doors
      • 0.22% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.22% fail on Door condition
      • 0.15% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.15% fail on Door condition
    • 0.22% fail on Body
      • 0.15% fail on Other body component
      • 0.073% fail on Panel
    • 0.073% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.073% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.073% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.073% fail on Boot lid condition
    • 0.073% fail on Passenger compartment
  • 7.3% fail on Visibility
    • 5.4% fail on Washers (55% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Wipers (56% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.15% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.073% fail on View to rear
      • 0.073% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (49% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Seat belts (41% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.22% fail on Condition
      • 0.073% fail on Requirements
    • 0.59% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (64% better than other 2000 cars)
  • 2.0% fail on Tyres (67% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Tread depth (59% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Condition (80% better than other 2000 cars)
  • 0.73% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.73% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.37% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.37% fail on Attachment

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