Mitsubishi Lancer MOT Results

Registered in 2011
65.9% pass rate
from 1,542 tests in 2020
(6.2% worse than other 2011 cars)
Pass rate by mileage
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 2011 cars and highlighted areas where the Mitsubishi Lancer is unusually good or bad.

  • 9.3% fail on Brakes (42% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Mechanical brake components (11% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Brake linings and pads (20% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 2.9% fail on Brake pads (21% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.84% fail on Brake discs and drums (20% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.84% fail on Brake discs (20% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.065% fail on Lever
    • 3.2% fail on Brake performance (13% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Service brake performance (43% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 2.1% fail on Rbt (46% worse than other 2011 cars)
          • 1.6% fail on Service brake performance (34% worse than other 2011 cars)
          • 0.65% fail on Service brake imbalance (120% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.84% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (110% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.78% fail on Rbt (sp) (100% worse than other 2011 cars)
          • 0.58% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
          • 0.32% fail on Service brake imbalance (28% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.065% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.45% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (61% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.45% fail on Rbt (sp) (58% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Brake performance not tested (180% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.065% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.065% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
    • 2.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Anti-lock braking system (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Electronic stability control (30% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.65% fail on Parking brake control (140% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Lever (180% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (32% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Hand lever (24% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Pedal (42% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Flexible brake hoses (60% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.065% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.065% fail on Reservoirs
  • 8.5% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (16% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (92% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Stop lamp (17% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim (20% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp aim (15% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.78% fail on Headlamps (70% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Headlamp (79% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Headlamp levelling device (93% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.58% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (46% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.58% fail on Rear fog lamp (46% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.58% fail on Rear fog lamp (49% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Electrical equipment (59% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.065% fail on Horn
    • 0.065% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.065% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.065% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.065% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.065% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.065% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 7.5% fail on Steering (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 7.5% fail on Steering linkage components (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 7.2% fail on Track rod end (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Ball joint (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.065% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.065% fail on Steering rack
  • 6.7% fail on Tyres (7.5% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Tread depth (24% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Condition (24% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Size/type (34% worse than other 2011 cars)
  • 6.4% fail on Suspension (34% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Anti-roll bars (58% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Linkage ball joints (57% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.84% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (32% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Pins and bushes (14 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Ball joint dust cover (31% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Anti-roll bar
    • 1.8% fail on Suspension arms (45% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.71% fail on Ball joint (53% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Pins and bushes (55% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Ball joint dust cover (50% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Springs (72% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Coil springs (72% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Coil spring (72% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.91% fail on Shock absorbers (23% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Other suspension component (49% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Ball joint (100% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.13% fail on Wheel bearings (66% better than other 2011 cars)
  • 5.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (140% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Exhaust emissions (160% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Compression ignition (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 2.5% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (9 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.71% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (81% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.45% fail on Emissions not tested (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Spark ignition (23% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.91% fail on Catalyst emissions (80% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.58% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (14% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.065% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.065% fail on Catalytic converter
        • 0.065% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.065% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.065% fail on Undertray
  • 3.7% fail on Visibility (19% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Wipers (7.1% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Washers (38% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Driver's view (90% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on View to rear (16% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Mirrors (19% worse than other 2011 cars)
  • 2.3% fail on Body, chassis, structure (15% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Exhaust system (61% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Transmission (71% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Drive shafts (70% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.32% fail on Joints (69% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Undertray (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Fuel system (10% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Tank
      • 0.065% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.065% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.065% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.065% fail on Body
      • 0.065% fail on Other body component
  • 0.32% fail on Identification of the vehicle (12% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Registration plates (11% better than other 2011 cars)
  • 0.19% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (70% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Seat belts (58% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.065% fail on Condition
    • 0.065% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.065% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.065% fail on Condition
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