Mitsubishi Lancer MOT Results

Registered in 2011
75.6% pass rate
from 1,507 tests in 2017
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.

  • 9.6% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 3.6% fail on Position lamps (82% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Front lamps (120% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Rear lamps
    • 3.4% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.40% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.40% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.27% fail on Headlamps (85% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.20% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.066% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.13% fail on Battery
    • 0.066% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.066% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.066% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.066% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.066% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.066% fail on Horn
  • 6.5% fail on Brakes (41% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Hub components (56% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Brake pads (64% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.8% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.73% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.66% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.33% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.33% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.13% fail on Service brake performance
    • 0.46% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.27% fail on Components
        • 0.13% fail on Pipes
        • 0.066% fail on Hoses
        • 0.066% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.13% fail on Operation (10 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Leaks
    • 0.46% fail on ABS (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.27% fail on Condition
    • 0.13% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.066% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.066% fail on Pedal
        • 0.066% fail on Anti-slip
  • 5.6% fail on Tyres
    • 3.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.9% fail on Condition
    • 0.13% fail on Size/type
    • 0.13% fail on Valve stem
  • 5.5% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.3% fail on Wipers (59% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.93% fail on Washers
    • 0.33% fail on Windscreen
  • 2.0% fail on Suspension (64% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.86% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.66% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.20% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.066% fail on Attachment
    • 0.46% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.46% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.40% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.40% fail on Condition
    • 0.27% fail on Coil springs (89% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Condition (89% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.13% fail on Front
    • 0.066% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.066% fail on Condition
    • 0.066% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.066% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.066% fail on Constant velocity joints
  • 1.7% fail on Steering (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Steering system (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Track rod end (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.066% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.066% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.066% fail on Power steering
      • 0.066% fail on Operation
  • 0.66% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.46% fail on Emissions (170% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.13% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.46% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.46% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.33% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.33% fail on Attachment
  • 0.20% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.13% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.13% fail on Condition
    • 0.066% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.066% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.13% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.13% fail on Body condition
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