Mitsubishi Grandis MOT Results

Registered in 2009
55.7% pass rate
from 273 tests in 2020
(15% worse than other 2009 cars)
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 2009 cars and highlighted areas where the Mitsubishi Grandis is unusually good or bad.

  • 15% fail on Suspension (12% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 8.1% fail on Suspension arms (86% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 7.0% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint dust cover (120% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Pins and bushes (62% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Suspension arm
    • 4.8% fail on Anti-roll bars (28% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Linkage (11 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Linkage ball joints (13% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.37% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 2.6% fail on Shock absorbers (71% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Springs (67% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Coil springs (67% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Coil spring (66% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.37% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.37% fail on Macpherson strut
    • 0.37% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.37% fail on Ball joint
  • 12% fail on Brakes (47% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 6.6% fail on Brake performance (54% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (100% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 3.3% fail on Rbt (sp) (92% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.37% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 2.9% fail on Service brake performance (27% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 2.9% fail on Rbt (30% worse than other 2009 cars)
          • 2.6% fail on Service brake performance (32% worse than other 2009 cars)
          • 0.73% fail on Service brake imbalance (62% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Parking brake performance (130% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Rbt (93% worse than other 2009 cars)
          • 1.1% fail on Parking brake performance (62% worse than other 2009 cars)
          • 0.37% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.37% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.37% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.73% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (37% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.73% fail on Rbt (sp) (39% worse than other 2009 cars)
          • 0.73% fail on Service brake performance (5 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 5.5% fail on Mechanical brake components (69% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Brake linings and pads (90% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 4.4% fail on Brake pads (91% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs and drums (8.1% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Brake discs (7.5% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.37% fail on Cable
    • 2.2% fail on Rigid brake pipes (140% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Parking brake control (99% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Lever (130% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (32% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Electronic stability control (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
  • 12% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (1.9% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Headlamps (46% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Headlamp (41% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 4.0% fail on Headlamp aim (31% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Headlamp aim (44% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 4.0% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (90% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Direction indicators (42% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Flashing type (42% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.73% fail on Side repeaters (13% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.37% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.37% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.37% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.37% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.37% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.37% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.37% fail on Battery(ies)
  • 8.8% fail on Tyres (32% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 5.5% fail on Condition (84% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Tread depth (16% better than other 2009 cars)
  • 6.6% fail on Visibility (17% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Wipers (60% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Washers (17% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.37% fail on View to rear
      • 0.37% fail on Mirrors
  • 6.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (68% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 6.6% fail on Exhaust emissions (78% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 6.2% fail on Compression ignition (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 5.9% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (6 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.37% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.37% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.37% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.37% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
  • 6.2% fail on Steering (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Steering linkage components (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Track rod end (190% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Ball joint (7 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.73% fail on Steering play (13 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Steering rack (13 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Power steering
      • 0.37% fail on Other components
    • 0.37% fail on Steering wheel
  • 4.0% fail on Body, chassis, structure (7.5% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Fuel system (10 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Pipe (77 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Exhaust system (61% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.37% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.37% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.37% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.37% fail on Carrier
  • 1.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (60% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (120% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.37% fail on Condition
  • 0.73% fail on Identification of the vehicle (62% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Registration plates (63% worse than other 2009 cars)
  • 0.73% fail on Road Wheels (65% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Attachment (130% worse than other 2009 cars)
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