Mitsubishi Carisma MOT Results

Registered in 1998
51.3% pass rate
from 152 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 1998 cars and highlighted areas where the Mitsubishi Carisma is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 8.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.9% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.9% fail on Headlamp
    • 3.3% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 3.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 2.6% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.66% fail on Switch
    • 2.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.6% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.6% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.6% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.0% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.66% fail on All direction indicators
    • 2.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.0% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.66% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.66% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.66% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 18% fail on Suspension
    • 9.2% fail on Suspension arms (110% worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Ball joint
      • 3.3% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 2.0% fail on Suspension arm (6 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 9.2% fail on Anti-roll bars (190% worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Pins and bushes (6 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (4 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 1.3% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.66% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.66% fail on Axles
      • 0.66% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
    • 0.66% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.66% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.66% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.66% fail on Ball joint
  • 12% fail on Brakes
    • 5.3% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.3% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.3% fail on Rbt
          • 2.0% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake performance
      • 3.3% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 3.3% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 3.3% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.66% fail on Service brake performance
    • 4.6% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 2.0% fail on Hydraulic systems (5 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Brake fluid (5 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Servos
    • 0.66% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 0.66% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.66% fail on Brake discs
  • 12% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 12% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 12% fail on Spark ignition
        • 9.2% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 2.0% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.66% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.66% fail on Other emission control equipment
        • 0.66% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.66% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.66% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 11% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 7.9% fail on Exhaust system (120% worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Transmission
      • 1.3% fail on Drive shafts
        • 1.3% fail on Joints
    • 0.66% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.66% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.66% fail on Doors
      • 0.66% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.66% fail on Door condition
    • 0.66% fail on Seats
      • 0.66% fail on Driver's seat
  • 8.6% fail on Visibility
    • 5.9% fail on Wipers
    • 2.6% fail on Washers
    • 0.66% fail on View to rear
      • 0.66% fail on Mirrors
  • 7.9% fail on Tyres
    • 5.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.6% fail on Condition
  • 6.6% fail on Steering
    • 3.9% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 3.9% fail on Track rod end
    • 2.0% fail on Steering play (19 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Steering rack (30 times worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Steering gear
      • 1.3% fail on Steering rack
  • 2.0% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.3% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.66% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.66% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 1.3% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.3% fail on Condition (16 times worse than other 1998 cars)
  • 0.66% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.66% fail on Registration plates

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