Mitsubishi Lancer MOT Results

Registered in 2000
79.7% pass rate
from 182 tests in 2020
(53% 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.

  • 10% fail on Suspension (35% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 6.6% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (51% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Suspension arms (43% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Ball joint (24% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Pins and bushes (44% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Anti-roll bars (59% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (11 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 1.1% fail on Other suspension component (120% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.55% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.55% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.55% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.55% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.55% fail on Sub-frame
  • 7.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (17% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 7.1% fail on Exhaust emissions (13% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 7.1% fail on Spark ignition (6.9% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 6.6% fail on Catalyst emissions (24% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Emissions not tested (11% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.55% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.55% fail on Catalytic converter
  • 4.9% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (68% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (140% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Rear fog lamp (140% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 3.3% fail on Rear fog lamp (140% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.55% fail on Switch
    • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim (53% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim (48% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Electrical equipment (15% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.55% fail on Horn
    • 0.55% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.55% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.55% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.55% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.55% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.55% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 4.4% fail on Visibility (44% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Wipers (39% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Washers (30% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on View to rear
      • 0.55% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.8% fail on Body, chassis, structure (63% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Exhaust system (41% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Chassis (3.3% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Chassis condition (4.4% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.55% fail on Transmission
      • 0.55% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.55% fail on Joints
    • 0.55% fail on Doors
      • 0.55% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.55% fail on Door condition
  • 3.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (19% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Seat belts (26% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.55% fail on Attachment
      • 0.55% fail on Requirements
  • 2.7% fail on Steering (29% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Steering linkage components (8.6% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Track rod end (45% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.55% fail on Locking devices
    • 1.1% fail on Steering gear (4.2% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Steering rack (8.7% worse than other 2000 cars)
  • 2.2% fail on Brakes (84% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Rigid brake pipes (49% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 0.55% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.55% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.55% fail on Rbt
          • 0.55% fail on Service brake performance
  • 0.55% fail on Tyres
    • 0.55% fail on Condition

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