Mitsubishi Canter MOT Results

Registered in 2008
57.2% pass rate
from 215 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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the Mitsubishi Canter is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (56% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 9.3% fail on Position lamps (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 9.3% fail on Position lamp (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 6.5% fail on Stop lamp
    • 6.0% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (9 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 6.0% fail on Rear fog lamp (9 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 6.0% fail on Rear fog lamp (10 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.93% fail on Switch (37 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.47% fail on Dipswitch
      • 0.47% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.47% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.7% fail on Electrical equipment (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Trailer electrical socket (102 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Battery(ies) (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.47% fail on Horn
    • 3.3% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.3% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.8% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.47% fail on All direction indicators
    • 3.3% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.9% fail on Outline marker lamps (287 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Outline marker lamp (237 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on All outline marker lamps
    • 0.47% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.47% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 15% fail on Visibility (150% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 7.9% fail on Washers (170% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Wipers
    • 2.3% fail on View to rear (10 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Mirrors (11 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.47% fail on Driver's view
  • 13% fail on Suspension
    • 6.5% fail on Axles (54 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 5.1% fail on King pins (3297 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.93% fail on Stub axle (741 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.93% fail on Swivel pins and bushes (7 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.8% fail on Pins and bushes (25 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.47% fail on Linkage ball joints
    • 1.9% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.93% fail on Suspension arms (79% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.47% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.47% fail on Springs
      • 0.47% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.47% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.47% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 9.3% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (84% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 8.8% fail on Exhaust emissions (86% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 7.0% fail on Compression ignition (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 4.2% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.93% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.93% fail on Emissions not tested (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.47% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.47% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
      • 2.3% fail on Spark ignition
        • 2.3% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.47% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.47% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 8.8% fail on Brakes
    • 5.6% fail on Brake performance
      • 4.2% fail on Service brake performance
        • 4.2% fail on Rbt
          • 3.7% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.47% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.4% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake performance (9 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.47% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 2.8% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.9% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.9% fail on Brake discs
      • 1.4% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.4% fail on Brake pads
    • 0.47% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.47% fail on Pedal
    • 0.47% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.47% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.47% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.47% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.47% fail on Load sensing valves
  • 8.4% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 5.6% fail on Exhaust system (160% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Fuel system (8 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Tank (37 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on System
    • 1.9% fail on Seats (14 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Driver's seat (25 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.93% fail on Body (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.93% fail on Other body component (8 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Mounting fixings
    • 0.47% fail on Bumpers
  • 8.4% fail on Tyres
    • 5.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.8% fail on Condition
    • 0.47% fail on Size/type
  • 5.1% fail on Steering (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Steering linkage components (200% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Drag link end (63 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Ball joint (16 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.93% fail on Track rod end
  • 0.93% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.93% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.93% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.47% fail on Condition
    • 0.47% fail on Attachment
  • 0.47% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.47% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.47% fail on Prescribed areas

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