Mitsubishi Colt MOT Results

Registered in 1998
52.1% pass rate
from 240 tests in 2017
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 Colt is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 9.2% fail on Registration plate lamp (72% worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.3% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.3% fail on Rear lamps
    • 4.6% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.8% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 3.8% fail on Fog lamp (140% worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.8% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.3% fail on Battery
    • 1.3% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.3% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.83% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.42% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.42% fail on Horn
  • 20% fail on Suspension
    • 15% fail on Prescribed areas (120% worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 13% fail on Component mounting (150% worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 1.3% fail on Spring mounting
    • 5.4% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.1% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.3% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.42% fail on Condition
      • 0.42% fail on Attachment
    • 1.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.83% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.83% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.83% fail on Condition
    • 0.42% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.42% fail on Attachment
    • 0.42% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.42% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.42% fail on Constant velocity joints
  • 13% fail on Brakes
    • 6.3% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 5.8% fail on Components
        • 5.4% fail on Pipes
        • 0.42% fail on Hoses
      • 0.42% fail on Leaks
    • 2.9% fail on Hub components
      • 2.5% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.42% fail on Brake discs
    • 2.9% fail on Brake performance (68% better than other 1998 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.42% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.42% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.42% fail on Service brake performance
    • 1.3% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.83% fail on Restricted movement
  • 13% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 9.2% fail on Wipers (73% worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Washers
  • 8.3% fail on Tyres
    • 6.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.9% fail on Condition
  • 7.9% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 6.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 5.0% fail on Emissions
    • 0.42% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.42% fail on Hose
  • 5.0% fail on Steering
    • 5.0% fail on Steering system
      • 2.9% fail on Steering rack
      • 2.1% fail on Track rod end
  • 3.8% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.1% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 2.1% fail on Chassis
    • 1.7% fail on Body condition
    • 0.42% fail on Engine mountings
  • 1.7% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (71% better than other 1998 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.7% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 1.7% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.7% fail on Registration plate

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