Mitsubishi Lancer MOT Results

Registered in 2000
66.7% pass rate
from 261 tests in 2017
(32% better than other 2000 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 2000 cars and highlighted areas where the Mitsubishi Lancer is unusually good or bad.

  • 17% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (30% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 6.9% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 6.1% fail on Fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Tell tale (13 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.77% fail on Switch (13 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.4% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.77% fail on Rear lamps
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.3% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.38% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.38% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.38% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 1.9% fail on Stop lamp (66% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Registration plate lamp (74% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.5% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.5% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.38% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.77% fail on Horn
    • 0.38% fail on Battery
  • 11% fail on Suspension (49% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 6.1% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 4.2% fail on Component mounting
      • 2.3% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 0.38% fail on Spring mounting
    • 2.7% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.5% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.1% fail on Condition (6 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Anti-roll bars (77% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.1% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.77% fail on Front
      • 0.38% fail on Rear
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.77% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.38% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.38% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.38% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.38% fail on Condition
    • 0.38% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.38% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.38% fail on Constant velocity joints
  • 11% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 10.0% fail on Emissions
    • 3.4% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.77% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.38% fail on Pipe
      • 0.38% fail on Cap
    • 0.77% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 7.7% fail on Brakes (56% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 4.6% fail on Components
        • 3.1% fail on Pipes
        • 1.1% fail on Valves
        • 0.77% fail on Hoses
    • 1.9% fail on Brake performance (79% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.38% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.38% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.38% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.38% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 1.5% fail on ABS
    • 0.77% fail on Hub components
      • 0.77% fail on Brake pads
    • 0.38% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.38% fail on Pedal
        • 0.38% fail on Condition
  • 5.4% fail on Steering
    • 5.0% fail on Steering system
      • 2.7% fail on Track rod end
      • 2.3% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.38% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.38% fail on Locking devices
  • 5.4% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.4% fail on Wipers
    • 2.3% fail on Washers
    • 0.38% fail on Mirrors
  • 4.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 3.8% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.1% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.77% fail on Condition
    • 0.77% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.77% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 3.1% fail on Tyres (64% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.5% fail on Condition
  • 1.9% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.77% fail on Body condition
    • 0.77% fail on Seats
      • 0.77% fail on Passengers (5 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Drivers
    • 0.38% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.38% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.38% fail on Chassis
  • 0.38% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.38% fail on Registration plate
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