MINI Coupe MOT Results

Registered in 2012
80.7% pass rate
from 1,089 tests in 2020
(31% better than other 2012 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 2012 cars and highlighted areas where the MINI Coupe is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.7% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (27% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.092% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.92% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.83% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.83% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.55% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.55% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.55% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.46% fail on Headlamps (78% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Headlamp (81% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.37% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.37% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.28% fail on Direction indicators (79% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Flashing type (79% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.092% fail on Side repeaters
  • 5.1% fail on Visibility
    • 3.5% fail on Wipers (53% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Washers
    • 0.092% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.092% fail on Bonnet
  • 3.6% fail on Tyres (36% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.9% fail on Condition
  • 2.6% fail on Brakes (51% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.3% fail on Brake linings and pads (48% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Brake pads (48% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.92% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.92% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.73% fail on Brake performance (61% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.46% fail on Rbt
          • 0.46% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.092% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.092% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.18% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.092% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.092% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.092% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.092% fail on Service brake performance
    • 0.092% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 2.1% fail on Suspension (68% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.46% fail on Suspension arms (77% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.092% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.18% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.092% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.092% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.092% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.092% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.092% fail on Linkage
  • 0.55% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.55% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.55% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.28% fail on Condition
    • 0.28% fail on Attachment
  • 0.28% fail on Body, chassis, structure (84% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.092% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.092% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.092% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.092% fail on Undertray
  • 0.28% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (81% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Exhaust emissions (79% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.18% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
      • 0.092% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.092% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
  • 0.092% fail on Steering
    • 0.092% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.092% fail on Track rod end
  • 0.092% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.092% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.092% fail on Condition
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