Mitsubishi Outlander MOT Results

Registered in 2006
48.7% pass rate
from 195 tests in 2020
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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Mitsubishi Outlander is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Suspension
    • 13% fail on Anti-roll bars (140% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 6.7% fail on Linkage (20 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (8 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Pins and bushes (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.51% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.51% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.51% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.51% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
    • 8.7% fail on Suspension arms
      • 6.2% fail on Pins and bushes (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.5% fail on Sub-frames (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Sub-frame (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.5% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.0% fail on Other suspension component
      • 1.0% fail on Pins and bushes (9 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.51% fail on Wheel bearings
  • 21% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.6% fail on Position lamp
    • 5.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.1% fail on Headlamp
    • 4.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.1% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 4.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.6% fail on Electrical equipment (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Battery(ies) (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Horn
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.0% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.0% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.0% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.51% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.51% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.51% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.51% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 19% fail on Brakes (56% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 11% fail on Mechanical brake components (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 8.2% fail on Brake linings and pads (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 8.2% fail on Brake pads (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 2.1% fail on Brake discs
        • 0.51% fail on Brake drums
      • 1.0% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.51% fail on Lever
        • 0.51% fail on Pivot
    • 9.7% fail on Brake performance
      • 8.7% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (150% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 5.1% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (29 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 3.6% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 1.5% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.5% fail on Rbt
          • 1.5% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.51% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.51% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.51% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.51% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.51% fail on Rbt
          • 0.51% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
    • 1.5% fail on Parking brake control
      • 1.5% fail on Lever
    • 1.5% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.51% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.51% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.51% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.51% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.51% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 13% fail on Steering (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 13% fail on Steering linkage components (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 13% fail on Track rod end (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Ball joint
  • 12% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (91% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 11% fail on Exhaust emissions (94% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 10% fail on Spark ignition (140% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 8.7% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 1.5% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 1.0% fail on Compression ignition
        • 1.0% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 1.0% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 1.0% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 9.2% fail on Visibility
    • 5.6% fail on Wipers
    • 2.6% fail on Washers
    • 1.0% fail on Condition of glass (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Windscreen (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Driver's view
  • 7.7% fail on Tyres
    • 5.6% fail on Condition
    • 2.1% fail on Tread depth
  • 6.7% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 4.6% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.5% fail on Transmission
      • 1.5% fail on Drive shafts
        • 1.5% fail on Joints
    • 0.51% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.51% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.51% fail on Chassis
      • 0.51% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.51% fail on Bumpers
  • 1.0% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.0% fail on Attachment
  • 0.51% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.51% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
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