MINI Hatch MOT Results

Registered in 2001
43.4% pass rate
from 7,142 tests in 2017
(14% worse than other 2001 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 2001 cars and highlighted areas where the MINI Hatch is unusually good or bad.

  • 36% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (39% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 17% fail on Headlamp aim (140% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 12% fail on Registration plate lamp (83% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 9.1% fail on Stop lamp (52% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 7.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.7% fail on Front lamps (28% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Rear lamps (44% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.070% fail on All position lamps
    • 6.1% fail on Direction indicators (110% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 6.1% fail on Flashing type (110% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 3.3% fail on Individual lamps (84% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Side repeaters (170% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.55% fail on All direction indicators (77% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Switch
        • 0.070% fail on Tell tales (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamps (24% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Headlamp (31% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Switch (7 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.070% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.056% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.042% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.056% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.042% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
        • 0.014% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.056% fail on Dipswitch (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Matched pair
    • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (33% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Fog lamp (33% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.028% fail on Switch
    • 0.28% fail on Horn (55% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.18% fail on Battery (82% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.11% fail on Hazard warning (62% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Tell tale (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Lamp
      • 0.028% fail on Switch (86% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.070% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 23% fail on Brakes (32% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 8.6% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.4% fail on Rear wheels (26% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 5.1% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.1% fail on Front wheels (65% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Service brake performance (67% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Brake imbalance (50% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.028% fail on Brake operation
    • 8.3% fail on Hydraulic systems (28% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 7.2% fail on Components (19% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 6.6% fail on Pipes (53% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.85% fail on Hoses (41% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.056% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.78% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (5 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Leaks
      • 0.21% fail on Operation
    • 5.6% fail on ABS (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 5.2% fail on Hub components (63% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Brake pads (68% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Brake discs (57% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Brake calipers (170% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.014% fail on Brake back plates
    • 3.1% fail on Service brake control components (10 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Pedal (10 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 3.0% fail on Anti-slip (16 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.098% fail on Condition
    • 0.59% fail on Parking brake (47% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Condition (47% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.53% fail on Electronic stability system (110% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.21% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.14% fail on Cable
      • 0.042% fail on Lever
      • 0.014% fail on Clevis joint
      • 0.014% fail on Stationary pin
    • 0.056% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.056% fail on Components
        • 0.042% fail on Pipes (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Servos
    • 0.014% fail on Locking devices
  • 18% fail on Suspension (19% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 7.0% fail on Suspension arms (49% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 6.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (50% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Attachment (190% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.070% fail on Condition
    • 4.2% fail on Wheel bearings (140% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Front (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Rear (48% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Anti-roll bars (38% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (37% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (47% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.098% fail on Condition
      • 0.070% fail on Attachment
    • 2.9% fail on Front suspension joints (74% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Drive shafts (61% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Front drive shafts (61% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Constant velocity joints (61% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.042% fail on Drive shafts
    • 1.4% fail on Macpherson strut (160% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Condition (160% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.91% fail on Coil springs (76% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.69% fail on Condition (81% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Location (130% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Shock absorbers (78% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Condition (78% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.098% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.070% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (66% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Condition
    • 0.098% fail on Prescribed areas (98% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.084% fail on Component mounting (97% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.084% fail on Sub-frames (82% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Attachment
      • 0.028% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (79% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Condition
    • 0.070% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
    • 0.042% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.042% fail on Condition
    • 0.028% fail on General condition
    • 0.014% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.014% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.014% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.014% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 14% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 13% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (7 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 12% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (7 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.91% fail on Drivers airbag (7 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.084% fail on Passengers airbag (9 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Seat belts (91% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Condition (78% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.084% fail on Attachment
      • 0.056% fail on Prescribed areas (98% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Requirements
  • 11% fail on Driver's view of the road (10% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on Wipers
    • 4.8% fail on Washers (26% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.95% fail on Windscreen (56% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.15% fail on Bonnet
  • 9.7% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (16% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on Exhaust system (14% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Fuel system (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Cap (6 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Tank (6 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Pipe
    • 3.1% fail on Emissions (17% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.76% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 8.9% fail on Tyres
    • 4.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.6% fail on Condition
    • 1.0% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (55 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Valve stem
    • 0.14% fail on Size/type (59% better than other 2001 cars)
  • 6.5% fail on Steering (37% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Steering system (18% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Track rod end (53% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Steering rack (54% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.056% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.056% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.042% fail on Other components
        • 0.028% fail on Steering pivot point
        • 0.014% fail on Steering component
      • 0.014% fail on Free play
        • 0.014% fail on Steering rack
    • 1.2% fail on Power steering (130% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Pipes and hoses (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Operation (88% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Other components
      • 0.070% fail on Pump
      • 0.042% fail on Drive system
      • 0.014% fail on Electronic power steering
    • 0.59% fail on Steering operation (4 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Steering control (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Steering column (4 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Steering lock (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.042% fail on Universal joint
      • 0.028% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.028% fail on Locking devices
  • 1.5% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (54% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.67% fail on Seats (110% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Drivers (140% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Passengers
    • 0.45% fail on Doors
      • 0.35% fail on Passengers front (150% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Drivers
      • 0.042% fail on Passengers other (84% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Body condition (83% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.070% fail on Load security
      • 0.028% fail on Bootlid
      • 0.028% fail on Tailgate
      • 0.014% fail on Access panel
    • 0.042% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.028% fail on Body security
    • 0.014% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.014% fail on Chassis
  • 1.1% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.25% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.13% fail on Condition
    • 0.13% fail on Attachment (61% better than other 2001 cars)

Search Good Garages