Mitsubishi Colt MOT Results

Registered in 2004
54.4% pass rate
from 1,208 tests in 2017
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 Colt is unusually good or bad.

  • 30% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (17% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 11% fail on Registration plate lamp (73% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 9.8% fail on Headlamp aim (35% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 6.6% fail on Direction indicators (110% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 6.6% fail on Flashing type (110% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 5.0% fail on Individual lamps (170% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 2.3% fail on Side repeaters (120% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.41% fail on All direction indicators
    • 5.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.9% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.91% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.083% fail on All position lamps
    • 5.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.2% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.83% fail on Battery
    • 0.66% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.58% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.083% fail on Switch
    • 0.50% fail on Horn
    • 0.17% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 16% fail on Suspension (22% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 5.3% fail on Coil springs
      • 5.2% fail on Condition
      • 0.083% fail on Location
    • 4.4% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.8% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (58% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Linkage condition (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.75% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.25% fail on Attachment
      • 0.17% fail on Presence (25 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Wheel bearings (71% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Rear (97% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.99% fail on Front
    • 2.2% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.2% fail on Condition
    • 1.5% fail on Suspension arms (66% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (68% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Condition
    • 1.2% fail on Drive shafts (67% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Front drive shafts (67% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Constant velocity joints (69% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.083% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.50% fail on Front suspension joints (65% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.50% fail on Prescribed areas (65% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Spring mounting
      • 0.17% fail on Component mounting (85% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Subframe mounting
  • 11% fail on Driver's view of the road (27% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 8.8% fail on Wipers (84% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Washers
    • 0.50% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.33% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.25% fail on Bonnet
  • 10% fail on Brakes (33% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Brake performance (36% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 2.5% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.99% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.33% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.25% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.17% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.083% fail on Brake operation
    • 4.4% fail on Hub components
      • 3.6% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.2% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.50% fail on Brake calipers
    • 1.7% fail on Hydraulic systems (68% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Components (71% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.75% fail on Hoses
        • 0.41% fail on Pipes (89% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.33% fail on Reservoirs (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Leaks
      • 0.33% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 0.99% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.99% fail on Condition
    • 0.41% fail on ABS
    • 0.083% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.083% fail on Cable
    • 0.083% fail on Restricted movement
  • 9.8% fail on Tyres
    • 5.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.50% fail on Size/type
    • 0.17% fail on Valve stem
  • 3.9% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (40% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Exhaust system (48% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Emissions
    • 0.58% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.50% fail on Cap
      • 0.083% fail on System
    • 0.50% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 2.7% fail on Steering (44% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Steering system (47% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.083% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.25% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.083% fail on Steering control
      • 0.083% fail on Steering shaft
    • 0.083% fail on Power steering
      • 0.083% fail on Operation
  • 1.3% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (56% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.99% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.083% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.25% fail on Seat belts (83% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Condition
      • 0.083% fail on Attachment
  • 1.1% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.25% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (86% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.083% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.083% fail on Body condition
    • 0.083% fail on Seats
      • 0.083% fail on Passengers
  • 0.17% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.083% fail on Condition
    • 0.083% fail on Attachment
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