Mitsubishi Colt MOT Results

Registered in 2001
48.1% pass rate
from 239 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 2001 cars and highlighted areas where the Mitsubishi Colt is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 6.7% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 6.7% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.8% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.84% fail on Rear lamps
    • 3.8% fail on Battery (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 3.8% fail on Fog lamp
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.5% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.42% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.42% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.42% fail on Side repeaters
  • 21% fail on Suspension
    • 12% fail on Prescribed areas (180% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 11% fail on Component mounting (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Spring mounting
    • 7.1% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 3.3% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 3.3% fail on Linkage condition (5 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.84% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.1% fail on Drive shafts
      • 2.1% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 2.1% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 1.7% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.7% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.3% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.84% fail on Condition
      • 0.42% fail on Location
    • 1.3% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.84% fail on Front
      • 0.42% fail on Rear
    • 1.3% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.42% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.42% fail on Condition
  • 18% fail on Brakes
    • 11% fail on Hydraulic systems (74% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 9.6% fail on Components
        • 8.8% fail on Pipes (100% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Hoses
      • 1.3% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (8 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.84% fail on Leaks
    • 5.9% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.9% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.7% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.84% fail on Parking brake performance (82% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.42% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.42% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.42% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.3% fail on Hub components
      • 2.9% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.84% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.7% fail on ABS
    • 0.84% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.84% fail on Condition
    • 0.42% fail on Restricted movement
  • 13% fail on Tyres
    • 9.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.42% fail on Size/type
  • 8.8% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.7% fail on Wipers
    • 1.3% fail on Windscreen
    • 1.3% fail on Washers
  • 6.7% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (110% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Vehicle structure (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Chassis (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Body condition
    • 0.42% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.42% fail on Doors
      • 0.42% fail on Passengers other
  • 6.7% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 4.6% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.8% fail on Emissions
    • 0.84% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 3.3% fail on Steering
    • 3.3% fail on Steering system
      • 2.5% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.42% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.42% fail on Steering arm
  • 2.9% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.9% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.9% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 1.3% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate

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