MINI 1000 MOT Results

Registered in 2000
66.9% pass rate
from 1,124 tests in 2020
(24% 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 (14% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Headlamp aim (30% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Headlamp aim (39% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.7% fail on Direction indicators (58% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Flashing type (58% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Individual direction indicators (23% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 1.8% fail on Side repeaters (120% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.27% fail on All direction indicators (74% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.089% fail on Switch
    • 2.6% fail on Electrical equipment (170% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Horn (4 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Electrical wiring (170% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (73% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Rear fog lamp (73% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Rear fog lamp (78% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Stop lamp (58% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.80% fail on Headlamps (81% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Headlamp levelling device (24% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Headlamp (91% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.62% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (67% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.53% fail on Hazard warning (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Switch (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Position lamps (18% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Position lamp (12% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.089% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 12% fail on Suspension (28% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Sub-frames (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (4 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.98% fail on Sub-frame (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (24 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Pins and bushes (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Suspension arms (30% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Ball joint (1.9% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.98% fail on Pins and bushes (51% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.71% fail on Ball joint dust cover (1.4% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Suspension arm (28% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (29% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Wheel bearings (69% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Other suspension component (140% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.98% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Ball joint dust cover (75% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.71% fail on Shock absorbers (45% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Suspension rods (130% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.089% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.089% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.18% fail on Springs (92% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Bonded suspension units
        • 0.089% fail on Bonded suspension unit
      • 0.089% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.089% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.089% fail on Suspension unit
  • 8.9% fail on Brakes (36% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 8.1% fail on Brake performance (6.4% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 5.2% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (120% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 5.2% fail on Rbt (sp) (120% worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 3.2% fail on Service brake imbalance (100% worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 2.3% fail on Service brake performance (140% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Service brake performance (16% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 3.6% fail on Rbt (16% worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 3.3% fail on Service brake performance (29% worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 0.53% fail on Service brake imbalance (24% better than other 2000 cars)
          • 0.089% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.18% fail on Plate brake tester (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 0.18% fail on Service brake performance (8 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (2.0% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 3.5% fail on Rbt (sp) (6.9% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Parking brake performance (19% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Rbt (17% worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 1.4% fail on Parking brake performance (24% worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 0.089% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.089% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.089% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.36% fail on Brake performance not tested (8.7% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.62% fail on Mechanical brake components (77% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (71% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.27% fail on Cable (84% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.089% fail on Linkage
      • 0.18% fail on Brake linings and pads (90% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Brake pads (90% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.089% fail on Brake drums
    • 0.44% fail on Rigid brake pipes (86% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Parking brake control (36% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Lever (35% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Flexible brake hoses (20% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (62% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Pedal
      • 0.089% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.089% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.089% fail on Servos
    • 0.089% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.089% fail on Servos
    • 0.089% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.089% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.089% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.089% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.089% fail on Other braking system component
  • 7.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (13% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 7.3% fail on Exhaust emissions (11% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 7.2% fail on Spark ignition (6.1% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 5.7% fail on Catalyst emissions (7.1% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Emissions not tested (1.4% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.36% fail on Emission control equipment (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 0.36% fail on Catalytic converter (5 times worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.36% fail on Non catalyst emissions (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Compression ignition (19% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.27% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (93% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Emission control equipment (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 0.18% fail on Catalytic converter (5 times worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.089% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
    • 0.53% fail on Fluid leaks (8.7% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Engine oil leaks (2.3% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Other leaks
  • 7.3% fail on Steering (89% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Steering gear (4 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 5.7% fail on Steering rack (4 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Steering linkage components (33% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Track rod end (29% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Ball joint (17% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.089% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 6.8% fail on Body, chassis, structure (35% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Transmission (47% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Drive shafts (49% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Joints (49% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Prop shafts (16% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Joints (0.91% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Exhaust system (54% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Integral vehicle structure (15% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (11% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Sub-frame (5 times worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Sub-frame condition (6 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.98% fail on Chassis (8.0% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.98% fail on Chassis condition (7.0% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.80% fail on Seats (170% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Driver's seat (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Passenger's seat (120% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Fuel system (32% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (39% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Pipe
    • 0.36% fail on Floor (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Body (50% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Other body component (13% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.089% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.089% fail on Bracket
    • 0.089% fail on Doors
      • 0.089% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.089% fail on Door condition
  • 6.1% fail on Visibility (21% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Washers (24% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Wipers (43% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Driver's view (47% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Bonnet (16% worse than other 2000 cars)
  • 1.9% fail on Tyres (66% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.98% fail on Tread depth (70% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.89% fail on Condition (63% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.089% fail on Size/type
  • 1.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (63% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Seat belts (59% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Prescribed areas (48% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.62% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (57% better than other 2000 cars)
  • 0.62% fail on Identification of the vehicle (32% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.53% fail on Registration plates (42% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.089% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.089% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.089% fail on Anchorages
  • 0.089% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.089% fail on Attachment

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