Mitsubishi Carisma MOT Results

Registered in 2004
48.2% pass rate
from 1,127 tests in 2017
(9.6% worse than other 2004 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 2004 cars and highlighted areas where the Mitsubishi Carisma is unusually good or bad.

  • 27% fail on Suspension (34% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 13% fail on Anti-roll bars (120% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 7.1% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (63% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 5.2% fail on Linkage condition (10 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.35% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Presence (27 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Attachment
    • 8.1% fail on Drive shafts (110% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 8.0% fail on Front drive shafts (110% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 7.9% fail on Constant velocity joints (110% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.089% fail on Couplings
      • 0.089% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.089% fail on Drive shafts
    • 4.7% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.7% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 3.1% fail on Coil springs (36% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Condition (37% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Location
    • 2.9% fail on Front suspension joints (110% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Trailing arms (9 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (10 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Attachment
    • 0.71% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.71% fail on Condition
    • 0.35% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.35% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.089% fail on Condition
    • 0.35% fail on Wheel bearings (78% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Front
      • 0.089% fail on Rear
    • 0.27% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.27% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.18% fail on Prescribed areas (88% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Component mounting (84% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.089% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.089% fail on Condition
    • 0.089% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.089% fail on Condition
  • 27% fail on Brakes (78% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 15% fail on Brake performance (97% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 9.9% fail on Parking brake performance (140% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 8.1% fail on Rear wheels (120% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Front wheels (66% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.98% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.80% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.62% fail on Brake performance not tested (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Brake operation
    • 13% fail on Hydraulic systems (150% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 12% fail on Components (150% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 8.0% fail on Pipes (110% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 4.3% fail on Hoses (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.27% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.089% fail on Cylinders
      • 1.2% fail on Leaks (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.089% fail on Operation
    • 6.9% fail on Hub components (100% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Brake pads (80% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Brake discs (96% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Brake calipers (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Brake linings
    • 1.5% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.62% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.44% fail on ABS
    • 0.35% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.27% fail on Cable
      • 0.18% fail on Lever (7 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.18% fail on Pedal
        • 0.18% fail on Condition
    • 0.089% fail on Additional braking devices
  • 23% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 5.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.6% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.18% fail on Rear lamps (89% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 5.8% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 5.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.5% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.089% fail on Matched pair
      • 0.089% fail on Switch
    • 5.0% fail on Headlamp aim (31% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.0% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.0% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.1% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.98% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.35% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.8% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.5% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.27% fail on Switch (9 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Tell tale
    • 1.2% fail on Battery
    • 0.27% fail on Horn
    • 0.18% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.089% fail on Lamp
      • 0.089% fail on Switch
    • 0.089% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 11% fail on Tyres
    • 7.4% fail on Tread depth (37% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Condition
    • 0.27% fail on Size/type
  • 8.3% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.9% fail on Wipers
    • 2.2% fail on Washers
    • 0.89% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.44% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.089% fail on Mirrors
  • 7.8% fail on Steering (60% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 7.5% fail on Steering system (72% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 5.1% fail on Track rod end (60% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Steering rack (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Free play
        • 0.089% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.27% fail on Power steering
      • 0.18% fail on Operation
      • 0.089% fail on Pump
  • 2.8% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (56% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Exhaust system (42% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.98% fail on Emissions (64% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.089% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.089% fail on Hose
  • 0.98% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.98% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.89% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.44% fail on Doors
      • 0.27% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.18% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.27% fail on Body condition
    • 0.089% fail on Body security
    • 0.089% fail on Seats
      • 0.089% fail on Drivers
  • 0.80% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (73% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.71% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.44% fail on Condition
      • 0.18% fail on Requirements
      • 0.089% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.18% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (89% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (88% better than other 2004 cars)
  • 0.53% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.53% fail on Attachment
  • 0.089% fail on Towbars
    • 0.089% fail on Towbar

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