Mitsubishi Outlander MOT Results

Registered in 2004
46.9% pass rate
from 454 tests in 2020
(16% worse than other 2004 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 2004 cars and highlighted areas where the Mitsubishi Outlander is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Suspension (39% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 13% fail on Anti-roll bars (130% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 5.5% fail on Linkage (11 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Pins and bushes (9 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Linkage ball joints (12% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.88% fail on Anti-roll bar (9 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Ball joint (19% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting (15 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.22% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
    • 9.9% fail on Suspension arms (65% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 6.6% fail on Pins and bushes (170% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Ball joint (35% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 3.1% fail on Sub-frames (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Sub-frame (9 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 2.0% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (4.4% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Springs (63% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.88% fail on Coil springs (75% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.88% fail on Coil spring (75% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas (7 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Other suspension component (140% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Pins and bushes (13 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on Wheel bearings (58% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on Shock absorbers (54% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Axles (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Axle
      • 0.22% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
  • 19% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (7.0% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 6.6% fail on Stop lamp (39% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Headlamps (4.1% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 5.7% fail on Headlamp (10.0% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Headlamp levelling device (41% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (87% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamp aim (2.8% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim (2.4% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.0% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (63% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Rear fog lamp (63% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Rear fog lamp (66% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Electrical equipment (49% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Battery(ies) (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Horn
    • 0.66% fail on Direction indicators (76% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Flashing type (76% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.66% fail on Individual direction indicators (63% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 16% fail on Brakes (14% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 11% fail on Brake performance (41% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 8.8% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (110% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 5.7% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (24 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 2.6% fail on Rbt (sp) (33% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
        • 0.22% fail on Gradient tester (sp)
      • 2.2% fail on Service brake performance (26% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Rbt (31% better than other 2004 cars)
          • 2.0% fail on Service brake performance (19% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.22% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.88% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (17% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.88% fail on Rbt (sp) (15% better than other 2004 cars)
          • 0.44% fail on Service brake performance (30% worse than other 2004 cars)
          • 0.44% fail on Service brake imbalance (45% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.22% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.22% fail on Rbt
          • 0.22% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
    • 4.0% fail on Mechanical brake components (15% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Brake linings and pads (43% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 3.3% fail on Brake pads (45% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs and drums (14% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Brake discs (13% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Rigid brake pipes (5.5% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Parking brake control (120% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Lever (140% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Hydraulic systems (110% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Brake fluid (200% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (68% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Anti-lock braking system (61% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.22% fail on Hand lever
  • 13% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (68% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 12% fail on Exhaust emissions (74% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 12% fail on Spark ignition (110% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 9.9% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Catalyst emissions (3.4% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.66% fail on Emissions not tested (23% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Fluid leaks (12% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.22% fail on Transmission oil leaks
  • 11% fail on Steering (150% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 11% fail on Steering linkage components (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 10% fail on Track rod end (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Drag link end (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Rear wheel steering
        • 0.22% fail on Components
    • 0.66% fail on Power steering (120% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Pipes and hoses (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Operation
    • 0.22% fail on Steering play
      • 0.22% fail on Steering rack
  • 7.5% fail on Tyres (7.3% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Condition (51% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Tread depth (27% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Size/type (53% worse than other 2004 cars)
  • 7.0% fail on Visibility (11% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Wipers (18% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Washers (54% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.22% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.22% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.22% fail on View to rear
      • 0.22% fail on Mirrors
  • 6.4% fail on Body, chassis, structure (28% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Exhaust system (18% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Transmission (63% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.88% fail on Drive shafts (74% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.88% fail on Joints (73% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Prop shafts (130% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Joints
        • 0.22% fail on Bearing housing
    • 0.44% fail on Integral vehicle structure (30% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Sub-frame (16 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.44% fail on Sub-frame condition (16 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Body (62% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Other body component (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Doors (9.4% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.22% fail on Door condition
      • 0.22% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.22% fail on Door condition
    • 0.22% fail on Chassis
      • 0.22% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.22% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.22% fail on Pipe
    • 0.22% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.22% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.22% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 2.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (26% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Seat belts (4.3% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Condition (100% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Prescribed areas (51% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (56% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Airbags
      • 0.22% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 0.66% fail on Identification of the vehicle (5.3% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on Registration plates (4.9% better than other 2004 cars)
  • 0.44% fail on Road Wheels (0.091% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Attachment (32% worse than other 2004 cars)
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