Mitsubishi Colt MOT Results

Registered in 2007
56.8% pass rate
from 6,411 tests in 2017
(9.1% worse than other 2007 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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the Mitsubishi Colt is unusually good or bad.

  • 26% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (27% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 11% fail on Registration plate lamp (88% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 8.2% fail on Headlamp aim (69% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.4% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.78% fail on Rear lamps (42% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Headlamps (32% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Headlamp (37% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Stop lamp (16% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Direction indicators (27% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Flashing type (27% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 2.5% fail on Individual lamps (49% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.48% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.27% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.47% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.44% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.031% fail on Switch
    • 0.33% fail on Battery
    • 0.25% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (95% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Horn
    • 0.078% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.031% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.031% fail on Lamp
    • 0.016% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 16% fail on Suspension (8.3% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 6.6% fail on Drive shafts (180% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 6.6% fail on Front drive shafts (180% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 6.6% fail on Constant velocity joints (180% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.016% fail on Couplings
      • 0.031% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.031% fail on Drive shafts
    • 5.0% fail on Anti-roll bars (41% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Linkage condition (10 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (35% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.16% fail on Condition (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Presence (58 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Attachment (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Coil springs (30% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Condition (30% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.062% fail on Location
    • 1.6% fail on Wheel bearings (93% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.94% fail on Rear (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Front (78% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.53% fail on Suspension arms (82% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (82% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Condition
    • 0.39% fail on Shock absorbers (73% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Condition (73% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Front suspension joints (70% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.11% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.078% fail on Condition (10 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.094% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.094% fail on Condition
    • 0.094% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.062% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.031% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.047% fail on Trailing arms (81% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Attachment
      • 0.016% fail on Condition
    • 0.031% fail on Sub-frames (83% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Condition
      • 0.016% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.016% fail on Torsion bars
      • 0.016% fail on Attachment
    • 0.016% fail on Axles
      • 0.016% fail on Swivel joints/housing
  • 11% fail on Driver's view of the road (71% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 8.3% fail on Wipers (160% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Washers
    • 0.53% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.19% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.16% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.016% fail on Indirect vision devices
  • 8.0% fail on Tyres
    • 4.3% fail on Condition (17% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.11% fail on Size/type
    • 0.078% fail on Valve stem
  • 7.1% fail on Brakes (25% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Brake performance (22% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.6% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.94% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.44% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.094% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.031% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.031% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.3% fail on Hub components
      • 2.9% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.53% fail on Brake discs (36% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.016% fail on Brake linings
    • 0.61% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.59% fail on Condition
      • 0.016% fail on Electronic parking brake
    • 0.41% fail on Hydraulic systems (79% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Components (84% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Hoses (57% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.062% fail on Pipes (95% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.031% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.031% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.078% fail on Leaks
      • 0.062% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.016% fail on Operation
    • 0.19% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.16% fail on ABS (73% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.031% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.016% fail on Lever
      • 0.016% fail on Cable
    • 0.016% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.016% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.016% fail on Pedal
        • 0.016% fail on Condition
  • 2.2% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (39% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Exhaust system (40% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Emissions
    • 0.28% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.062% fail on Fuel system (81% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on System
      • 0.016% fail on Tank
      • 0.016% fail on Cap
  • 1.8% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (46% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.062% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.37% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.28% fail on Condition
      • 0.094% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.92% fail on Steering (60% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.75% fail on Steering system (63% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.70% fail on Track rod end (51% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.016% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.016% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.016% fail on Other components
        • 0.016% fail on Steering component
    • 0.12% fail on Steering operation (190% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.047% fail on Power steering (77% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Electronic power steering
      • 0.031% fail on Operation
  • 0.44% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (46% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Doors
      • 0.14% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.047% fail on Drivers
      • 0.016% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.16% fail on Body condition
    • 0.047% fail on Body security
    • 0.016% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.016% fail on Chassis
    • 0.016% fail on Seats
      • 0.016% fail on Passengers
  • 0.31% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.20% fail on Attachment
    • 0.11% fail on Condition
  • 0.28% fail on Registration plates and VIN (54% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Registration plate (54% better than other 2007 cars)
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