Mitsubishi Galant MOT Results

Registered in 2001
51.9% pass rate
from 235 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 Galant is unusually good or bad.

  • 27% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 11% fail on Headlamp aim (64% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 8.9% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 8.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 8.5% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.43% fail on Rear lamps
    • 4.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.3% fail on Headlamp
    • 3.0% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.1% fail on Battery
    • 1.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.3% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.85% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.85% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.43% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.43% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.85% fail on Horn
  • 25% fail on Suspension
    • 9.8% fail on Prescribed areas (140% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 8.1% fail on Component mounting (150% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Subframe mounting (200% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 9.4% fail on Suspension arms (100% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 8.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (100% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Condition
    • 3.8% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 3.0% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.85% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 3.4% fail on Coil springs
      • 3.4% fail on Condition
    • 3.0% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 2.1% fail on Front
      • 0.85% fail on Rear
    • 3.0% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 2.6% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.6% fail on Condition
    • 1.3% fail on Drive shafts
      • 1.3% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 1.3% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 0.85% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.85% fail on Condition
    • 0.43% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.43% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.43% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.43% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.43% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.43% fail on Condition
  • 20% fail on Brakes
    • 13% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.1% fail on Front wheels
      • 3.8% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.1% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.7% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 1.7% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.85% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.43% fail on Brake operation
    • 9.8% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 9.4% fail on Components
        • 8.9% fail on Pipes (110% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.43% fail on Hoses
      • 1.3% fail on Leaks
      • 0.43% fail on Operation
    • 3.4% fail on Hub components
      • 3.0% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.43% fail on Brake calipers
    • 1.7% fail on ABS
    • 0.43% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.43% fail on Pedal
        • 0.43% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.43% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.43% fail on Cable
    • 0.43% fail on Restricted movement
  • 11% fail on Tyres
    • 5.1% fail on Condition
    • 5.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.85% fail on Size/type
    • 0.43% fail on Valve stem
  • 9.8% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 5.1% fail on Emissions
    • 4.7% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.1% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.3% fail on Pipe (11 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.85% fail on System
      • 0.43% fail on Cap
    • 0.85% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 9.4% fail on Steering (98% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 8.1% fail on Steering system (98% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 4.7% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.3% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.85% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.85% fail on Steering arm (7 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Free play
        • 0.43% fail on Steering rack
    • 1.7% fail on Power steering
      • 0.85% fail on Operation
      • 0.43% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.43% fail on Other components
  • 7.2% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.5% fail on Wipers
    • 1.7% fail on Washers
    • 0.43% fail on Windscreen
  • 6.0% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 5.5% fail on Seat belts
      • 4.7% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.85% fail on Condition
    • 0.43% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.43% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 1.7% fail on Road Wheels (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Condition (9 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Attachment
  • 1.7% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.3% fail on Body condition
    • 0.85% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.85% fail on Chassis
  • 1.7% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.7% fail on Registration plate
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