Mitsubishi Lancer MOT Results

Registered in 1999
80.1% pass rate
from 277 tests in 2020
(56% better than other 1999 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 1999 cars and highlighted areas where the Mitsubishi Lancer is unusually good or bad.

  • 10% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (41% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (180% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Rear fog lamp (180% worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 4.0% fail on Rear fog lamp (190% worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 0.36% fail on Switch
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.8% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.8% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.72% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.36% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.1% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.72% fail on Horn
      • 0.36% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.72% fail on Stop lamp (85% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
  • 6.9% fail on Suspension (59% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.4% fail on Suspension arms (71% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.72% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.36% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.36% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.72% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.72% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.36% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.36% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.36% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.36% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.36% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.36% fail on Linkage
  • 5.8% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 5.4% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 5.4% fail on Spark ignition
        • 4.7% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 1.4% fail on Emission control equipment (13 times worse than other 1999 cars)
          • 1.4% fail on Catalytic converter (21 times worse than other 1999 cars)
          • 0.36% fail on Oxygen sensor
        • 0.72% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.36% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.36% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.36% fail on Catalytic converter
    • 0.36% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.36% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 2.9% fail on Brakes (80% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.72% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 0.72% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.72% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.36% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.36% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.72% fail on Brake performance (91% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.72% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.72% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.72% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 2.9% fail on Body, chassis, structure (74% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.72% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.72% fail on Pipe
    • 0.36% fail on Chassis
      • 0.36% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.36% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.36% fail on Transmission
      • 0.36% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.36% fail on Joints
    • 0.36% fail on Undertray
  • 2.5% fail on Visibility (68% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Washers
    • 1.1% fail on Wipers (76% better than other 1999 cars)
  • 2.2% fail on Tyres (62% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.1% fail on Condition
  • 1.4% fail on Steering
    • 1.1% fail on Steering gear
      • 1.1% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.36% fail on Steering play
      • 0.36% fail on Steering rack
  • 1.4% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (69% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.36% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.72% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.72% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.72% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.72% fail on Attachment

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