Mitsubishi Outlander MOT Results

Registered in 2007
58.7% pass rate
from 2,123 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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the Mitsubishi Outlander is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Suspension (20% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 6.7% fail on Anti-roll bars (89% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 5.2% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (90% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.047% fail on Attachment
    • 6.2% fail on Coil springs
      • 6.2% fail on Condition
    • 3.5% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.19% fail on Attachment
    • 2.3% fail on Shock absorbers (58% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Condition (58% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.47% fail on Sub-frames (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.047% fail on Attachment
    • 0.42% fail on Drive shafts (82% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Front drive shafts (84% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.38% fail on Constant velocity joints (84% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.047% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.047% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.24% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.24% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.24% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.24% fail on Condition
    • 0.094% fail on Wheel bearings (88% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.094% fail on Front
    • 0.047% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.047% fail on Condition
    • 0.047% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.047% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.047% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.047% fail on Component mounting
  • 16% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (23% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 8.5% fail on Registration plate lamp (45% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.0% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.047% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.6% fail on Headlamp aim (47% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Battery
    • 0.52% fail on Headlamps (84% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Headlamp (84% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Horn
    • 0.28% fail on Stop lamp (93% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.094% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.094% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.094% fail on Direction indicators (96% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.094% fail on Flashing type (96% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.047% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.047% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.047% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 12% fail on Steering (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 12% fail on Steering system (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 11% fail on Track rod end (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.14% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.094% fail on Free play
        • 0.094% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.047% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.14% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.14% fail on Power steering
      • 0.14% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.047% fail on Operation
  • 12% fail on Brakes (23% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.7% fail on Front wheels (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Rear wheels (43% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Parking brake performance (81% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Brake operation (11 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.19% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.14% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 4.1% fail on Hub components
      • 3.0% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.6% fail on Brake discs (87% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.047% fail on Brake calipers
    • 4.0% fail on Hydraulic systems (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Components (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 3.7% fail on Pipes (180% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.19% fail on Hoses
        • 0.047% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.19% fail on Leaks
    • 0.52% fail on Electronic stability system (170% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.42% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.38% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.38% fail on Condition
    • 0.38% fail on ABS
    • 0.047% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.047% fail on Pedal
        • 0.047% fail on Condition
    • 0.047% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.047% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
  • 5.4% fail on Tyres (34% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Tread depth (37% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Condition (34% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.094% fail on Size/type
    • 0.047% fail on Valve stem
  • 5.1% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.6% fail on Wipers
    • 1.3% fail on Washers (51% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.42% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.14% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.3% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (36% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.94% fail on Fuel system (190% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on System (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Tank (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Cap
      • 0.094% fail on Pipe
    • 0.80% fail on Emissions (45% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.47% fail on Exhaust system (77% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.99% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.42% fail on Doors
      • 0.24% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.19% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.19% fail on Body condition
    • 0.14% fail on Spare wheel (11 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.047% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.047% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.047% fail on Chassis
    • 0.047% fail on Body security
    • 0.047% fail on Seats
      • 0.047% fail on Drivers
    • 0.047% fail on Load security
      • 0.047% fail on Bootlid
  • 0.85% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.85% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.52% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (57% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.47% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.47% fail on Condition
    • 0.047% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.047% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.19% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.19% fail on Attachment
  • 0.047% fail on Towbars
    • 0.047% fail on Towbar
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  • Mitsubishi Outlander (2007 - 2012)
    Handsome looks and plenty of kit, Mitsubishi chain cam 2.3 DI-D engine is excellent. 5 seats + 2 child seats. Very competent off-road with 4WD. Also available with 2WD.

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