Mitsubishi Outlander MOT Results

Registered in 2004
47.3% pass rate
from 730 tests in 2017
(11% 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.

  • 29% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 10% fail on Registration plate lamp (56% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 8.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 7.5% fail on Stop lamp (43% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 7.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.3% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.4% fail on Rear lamps
    • 3.4% fail on Rear fog lamp (170% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Fog lamp (180% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Tell tale (7 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Switch
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.4% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.1% fail on Battery (160% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on Rear reflectors (8 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Trailer electrical socket (14 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Horn
    • 0.14% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 26% fail on Suspension (29% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 14% fail on Anti-roll bars (140% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 7.8% fail on Linkage condition (15 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 2.7% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (170% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Attachment (7 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Condition
    • 8.5% fail on Suspension arms (92% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 8.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (97% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Condition
      • 0.14% fail on Attachment
    • 2.2% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.2% fail on Condition
    • 1.6% fail on Sub-frames (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Condition (7 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.2% fail on Trailing arms (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Attachment
    • 1.2% fail on Tie bars/rods (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Condition
    • 1.2% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.82% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.41% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.96% fail on Drive shafts (75% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Front drive shafts (74% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.96% fail on Constant velocity joints (74% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.82% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.41% fail on Radius arms (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Wheel bearings (75% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Rear
    • 0.27% fail on Torque/reaction arms (12 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.14% fail on Attachment
    • 0.27% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.27% fail on Condition
  • 18% fail on Brakes
    • 9.9% fail on Brake performance
      • 7.8% fail on Parking brake performance (86% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.55% fail on Brake performance not tested (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Front wheels (79% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.27% fail on Brake operation (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 7.1% fail on Hub components (110% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 6.0% fail on Brake pads (130% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.41% fail on Brake calipers
    • 3.7% fail on Parking brake (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 2.7% fail on Components (43% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 2.3% fail on Pipes
        • 0.27% fail on Hoses
        • 0.14% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.41% fail on Leaks
      • 0.14% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 0.68% fail on Restricted movement
  • 12% fail on Steering (150% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 12% fail on Steering system (170% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 10% fail on Track rod end (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.82% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.55% fail on Steering arm (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.27% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.55% fail on Power steering
      • 0.27% fail on Operation
      • 0.14% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.14% fail on Other components
  • 8.9% fail on Tyres
    • 4.8% fail on Condition
    • 4.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.14% fail on Size/type
    • 0.14% fail on Valve stem
  • 7.9% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 6.4% fail on Exhaust system (68% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Emissions
    • 0.41% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.27% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.14% fail on Hose
      • 0.14% fail on Cap
  • 7.0% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.5% fail on Wipers
    • 1.9% fail on Washers
    • 0.27% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.27% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.14% fail on Windscreen
  • 0.82% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (72% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.27% fail on Condition
      • 0.27% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.27% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (83% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (81% better than other 2004 cars)
  • 0.82% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.82% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.55% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (69% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Body condition
    • 0.14% fail on Body security
  • 0.27% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.27% fail on Attachment
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