MINI Countryman MOT Results

Registered in 2014
89.4% pass rate
from 11,804 tests in 2017
(26% better than other 2014 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 2014 cars and highlighted areas where the MINI Countryman is unusually good or bad.

  • 4.3% fail on Tyres
    • 2.9% fail on Condition (33% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.80% fail on Tread depth (56% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.70% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.017% fail on Size/type
    • 0.017% fail on Valve stem
  • 3.8% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (26% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.60% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 0.40% fail on Headlamps (43% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Headlamp (65% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (170% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (180% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.025% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.025% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.25% fail on Position lamps (51% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.10% fail on Front lamps (73% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Stop lamp (69% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Direction indicators (54% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Flashing type (54% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.10% fail on Side repeaters (61% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.034% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.0085% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.042% fail on Rear fog lamp (78% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Fog lamp (78% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0085% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.017% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.017% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.017% fail on Horn
    • 0.0085% fail on Battery
  • 1.4% fail on Driver's view of the road (57% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.72% fail on Washers
    • 0.38% fail on Wipers (82% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.0085% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.0085% fail on Mirrors
  • 1.2% fail on Brakes (47% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.63% fail on Hub components (57% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.58% fail on Brake pads (58% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.034% fail on Brake discs (75% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.034% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.40% fail on Hydraulic systems (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (17 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.034% fail on Leaks
      • 0.025% fail on Components
        • 0.017% fail on Pipes
        • 0.0085% fail on Hoses
    • 0.15% fail on Brake performance (71% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.068% fail on Front wheels (58% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.051% fail on Rear wheels (77% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.034% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.0085% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.034% fail on ABS
    • 0.025% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.017% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.0085% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.0085% fail on Pedal
        • 0.0085% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.0085% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.0085% fail on Warning
  • 0.48% fail on Registration plates and VIN (60% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Registration plate (60% worse than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.41% fail on Suspension (54% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Front suspension joints (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.051% fail on Suspension arms (64% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (69% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0085% fail on Condition
    • 0.051% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.034% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.017% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.042% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.042% fail on Condition
    • 0.042% fail on Drive shafts (75% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Front drive shafts (75% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.042% fail on Constant velocity joints (75% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.025% fail on Bonded suspension (7 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.025% fail on Condition (8 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.025% fail on Shock absorbers (90% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.025% fail on Condition (90% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.017% fail on Wheel bearings (80% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Front
    • 0.0085% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.0085% fail on Condition
    • 0.0085% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.0085% fail on Condition
  • 0.20% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.13% fail on Attachment
    • 0.076% fail on Condition
  • 0.19% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.16% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.12% fail on Condition
      • 0.025% fail on Installation check (12 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.025% fail on Belt(s)/padding (14 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Requirements
    • 0.025% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (74% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.025% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.068% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.059% fail on Body condition
    • 0.0085% fail on Doors
      • 0.0085% fail on Passengers front
  • 0.059% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (78% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.025% fail on Emissions
    • 0.017% fail on Exhaust system (87% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.017% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.0085% fail on Cap
      • 0.0085% fail on System
  • 0.025% fail on Steering (79% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.025% fail on Steering system (75% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.025% fail on Track rod end
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  • MINI Countryman (2010 - 2016)
    Golf sized MINI has five seats and a 350-litre boot. Available with BMW's chain cam 1.6 diesel engine. Option of diesel automatic with 4WD.

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