MINI Hatch MOT Results

Registered in 2016
89.7% pass rate
from 49,071 tests in 2020
(30% better than other 2016 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 2016 cars and highlighted areas where the MINI Hatch is unusually good or bad.

  • 2.9% fail on Tyres (17% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Condition
    • 0.98% fail on Tread depth (42% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.039% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.024% fail on Size/type (51% better than other 2016 cars)
  • 2.7% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (23% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim (12% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim (11% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0082% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (75% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Electrical equipment (5 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Horn (8 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.010% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.26% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.26% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.18% fail on Side repeaters (28% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.067% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.0061% fail on All direction indicators
      • 0.0020% fail on Semaphore
        • 0.0020% fail on Switch
    • 0.15% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.14% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.0082% fail on Switch (6 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0041% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.13% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.13% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.12% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.012% fail on Switch
      • 0.0020% fail on Front fog lamps
        • 0.0020% fail on Front fog lamps
    • 0.12% fail on Stop lamp (70% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.088% fail on Headlamps (82% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Headlamp (85% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.0020% fail on Matched pair
    • 0.035% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.035% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.010% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (96% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.010% fail on Rear reflectors (72% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.0061% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.0061% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
    • 0.0020% fail on Daytime running lamps
  • 1.4% fail on Visibility (50% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.72% fail on Wipers (62% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Washers (44% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Driver's view (50% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.092% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.092% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.020% fail on View to rear
      • 0.018% fail on Mirrors (56% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0020% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.014% fail on Bonnet
  • 0.79% fail on Brakes (61% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on Mechanical brake components (61% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Brake linings and pads (59% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.53% fail on Brake pads (59% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.0041% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.037% fail on Brake discs and drums (84% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.037% fail on Brake discs (84% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.012% fail on Lever
        • 0.0020% fail on Cable
        • 0.0020% fail on Linkage
    • 0.18% fail on Brake performance (57% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Service brake performance (42% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Rbt (42% better than other 2016 cars)
          • 0.092% fail on Service brake performance (48% better than other 2016 cars)
          • 0.041% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.0041% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.0020% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.0020% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.020% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (83% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.020% fail on Rbt (sp) (82% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (71% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Rbt (sp) (70% better than other 2016 cars)
          • 0.012% fail on Service brake imbalance (63% better than other 2016 cars)
          • 0.0041% fail on Service brake performance (80% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0082% fail on Brake performance not tested (73% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0041% fail on Parking brake performance (91% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.0041% fail on Rbt (91% better than other 2016 cars)
          • 0.0041% fail on Parking brake performance (89% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.039% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0020% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.020% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.010% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.010% fail on Electronic stability control
      • 0.0020% fail on Electronic braking system
    • 0.0041% fail on Parking brake control (96% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0020% fail on Lever
      • 0.0020% fail on Electronic parking brake
    • 0.0041% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.0041% fail on Flexible brake hoses (84% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.0041% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.0020% fail on Other components
      • 0.0020% fail on Additional braking device
    • 0.0020% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.0020% fail on Pedal
  • 0.31% fail on Identification of the vehicle (32% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Registration plates (32% worse than other 2016 cars)
  • 0.24% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.094% fail on Engine mounting (17 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.075% fail on Engine mounting condition (18 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Bracket (12 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.047% fail on Seats (120% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Driver's seat (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0082% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.033% fail on Transmission (57% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Drive shafts (57% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.031% fail on Joints (56% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0020% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.0020% fail on Joints
    • 0.024% fail on Body
      • 0.018% fail on Other body component
      • 0.0041% fail on Panel
      • 0.0020% fail on Mounting fixings
    • 0.022% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.012% fail on Exhaust system (78% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.010% fail on Doors
      • 0.0041% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.0020% fail on Door condition
        • 0.0020% fail on Hinge
      • 0.0041% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.0041% fail on Door condition
      • 0.0020% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.0020% fail on Catch
    • 0.0041% fail on Fuel system (85% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0020% fail on Pipe
      • 0.0020% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
  • 0.19% fail on Road Wheels (32% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Attachment
    • 0.088% fail on Condition (60% worse than other 2016 cars)
  • 0.19% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (27% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.15% fail on Condition
      • 0.012% fail on Requirements
    • 0.033% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (63% better than other 2016 cars)
  • 0.17% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (58% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Exhaust emissions (58% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.094% fail on Spark ignition (50% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.047% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (61% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.043% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.0041% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.059% fail on Compression ignition (66% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.041% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (66% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.012% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (73% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.0041% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.0041% fail on Other emission control equipment (6 times worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.0020% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.010% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.0041% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.0041% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks (4 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0020% fail on Other leaks
    • 0.0020% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.0020% fail on Undertray
  • 0.12% fail on Suspension (80% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.059% fail on Suspension arms (60% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Suspension arm (3 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Pins and bushes (65% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.010% fail on Ball joint (85% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0061% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.024% fail on Shock absorbers (86% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Anti-roll bars (80% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0061% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.0020% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.0020% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.0020% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.0020% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
    • 0.010% fail on Wheel bearings (80% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.0061% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.0061% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.0041% fail on Springs (97% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0041% fail on Coil springs (97% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.0041% fail on Mounting
    • 0.0041% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.0020% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.0020% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 0.024% fail on Steering (81% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.018% fail on Steering column
    • 0.0020% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.0020% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.0020% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.0020% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.0020% fail on Steering wheel
  • 0.0082% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.0041% fail on Anchorages
    • 0.0041% fail on Belt(s)/padding

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