Mitsubishi Canter MOT Results

Registered in 2005
54.3% pass rate
from 199 tests in 2020
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 2005 cars and highlighted areas where the Mitsubishi Canter is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 9.0% fail on Stop lamp (93% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.5% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.50% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 6.0% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 6.0% fail on Rear fog lamp (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 6.0% fail on Rear fog lamp (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on Direction indicators
      • 5.0% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.5% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 1.5% fail on Side repeaters
    • 4.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.0% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.50% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.50% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.5% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.5% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 2.0% fail on Battery(ies) (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 1.5% fail on Outline marker lamps (196 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Outline marker lamp (138 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on All outline marker lamps
  • 14% fail on Brakes
    • 8.5% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.5% fail on Service brake performance
        • 5.5% fail on Rbt
          • 5.0% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.0% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 4.5% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 4.5% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 2.0% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 2.0% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.5% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 1.0% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.0% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 2.0% fail on Rbt
          • 2.0% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 5.0% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 5.0% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 5.0% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.50% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.50% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.50% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.50% fail on Pivot
    • 1.0% fail on Parking brake control
      • 1.0% fail on Lever
    • 1.0% fail on Other components and prescribed areas (23 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Prescribed areas (61 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings (297 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.50% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.50% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 14% fail on Visibility (87% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 8.0% fail on Washers (130% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on View to rear (15 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on Mirrors (16 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Wipers
  • 13% fail on Suspension
    • 7.5% fail on Axles (55 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 6.0% fail on King pins (2681 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Swivel pins and bushes (8 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Stub axle
    • 5.5% fail on Springs
      • 5.5% fail on Leaf springs (1843 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 3.0% fail on Leaf spring (3657 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Shackle pins and bushes (2011 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.50% fail on Anchor bracket
        • 0.50% fail on Fixings and fixing bolts
    • 2.0% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.0% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.50% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.50% fail on Linkage
      • 0.50% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.50% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.50% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 8.5% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 5.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.5% fail on Fuel system (6 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Tank (14 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.50% fail on System
    • 1.0% fail on Body
      • 1.0% fail on Other body component (6 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Mounting fixings
    • 0.50% fail on Towbar
      • 0.50% fail on Towbar condition
    • 0.50% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.50% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.50% fail on Load security
      • 0.50% fail on Tailgate
        • 0.50% fail on Other tailgate component
    • 0.50% fail on Doors
      • 0.50% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.50% fail on Door condition
        • 0.50% fail on Catch
    • 0.50% fail on Seats
      • 0.50% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.50% fail on Cabs
      • 0.50% fail on Steps
  • 7.5% fail on Steering
    • 7.5% fail on Steering linkage components (140% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on Track rod end
      • 3.5% fail on Drag link end (51 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.50% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.50% fail on Operation
  • 7.5% fail on Tyres
    • 4.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.0% fail on Condition
  • 4.0% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 4.0% fail on Seat belts (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Condition
  • 3.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 2.0% fail on Exhaust emissions (69% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Spark ignition (80% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.50% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.50% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
      • 1.0% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.50% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.50% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 1.5% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 1.0% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.50% fail on Other leaks
  • 2.0% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 2.0% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.50% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.50% fail on Attachment

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