Mitsubishi Colt MOT Results

Registered in 1996
58.4% pass rate
from 89 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 1996 cars and highlighted areas where the Mitsubishi Colt is unusually good or bad.

  • 16% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp levelling device (16 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.4% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 3.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 3.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 3.4% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
  • 16% fail on Suspension
    • 15% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (190% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.1% fail on Suspension arm
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.1% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.1% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
  • 9.0% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 5.6% fail on Chassis (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 5.6% fail on Chassis condition (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 2.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.1% fail on Bumpers
  • 9.0% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 7.9% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 7.9% fail on Spark ignition
        • 6.7% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 1.1% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 1.1% fail on Oxygen sensor
        • 1.1% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 1.1% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 1.1% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 1.1% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 6.7% fail on Brakes
    • 3.4% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.2% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 2.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 2.2% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 2.2% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 1.1% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 1.1% fail on Pedal
    • 1.1% fail on Parking brake control
      • 1.1% fail on Lever
  • 5.6% fail on Visibility
    • 3.4% fail on Wipers
    • 2.2% fail on Washers
  • 4.5% fail on Tyres
    • 2.2% fail on Condition
    • 2.2% fail on Tread depth
  • 3.4% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 3.4% fail on Registration plates
  • 3.4% fail on Steering
    • 3.4% fail on Steering gear
      • 3.4% fail on Steering rack
  • 3.4% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 3.4% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.4% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.1% fail on Condition

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