MINI Coupe MOT Results

Registered in 2012
82.7% pass rate
from 960 tests in 2017
(17% 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.

  • 7.6% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 3.6% fail on Registration plate lamp (96% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.94% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.73% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.42% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.31% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (4 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.31% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (4 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.42% fail on Position lamps (72% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Front lamps (82% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.10% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.42% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.42% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.42% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.21% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.21% fail on Fog lamp
  • 5.1% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.5% fail on Wipers
    • 1.6% fail on Washers
    • 0.10% fail on Indirect vision devices
  • 4.4% fail on Tyres
    • 1.9% fail on Condition
    • 1.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.63% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Size/type
  • 2.4% fail on Brakes
    • 1.5% fail on Hub components
      • 1.4% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.21% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.83% fail on Hydraulic systems (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.83% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (19 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Brake performance (81% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.10% fail on Rear wheels
    • 0.10% fail on ABS
  • 1.0% fail on Suspension (71% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.42% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.42% fail on Condition
    • 0.31% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.21% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.21% fail on Rear
    • 0.10% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.10% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.10% fail on Constant velocity joints
  • 0.63% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.63% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.31% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.21% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.21% fail on Cap
    • 0.10% fail on Emissions
  • 0.21% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.10% fail on Condition
    • 0.10% fail on Attachment
  • 0.10% fail on Steering
    • 0.10% fail on Steering system
      • 0.10% fail on Track rod end
  • 0.10% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.10% fail on Doors
      • 0.10% fail on Drivers
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