Mitsubishi Outlander MOT Results

Registered in 2011
70.1% pass rate
from 1,572 tests in 2020
(4.0% better than other 2011 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 2011 cars and highlighted areas where the Mitsubishi Outlander is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.6% fail on Brakes (30% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Mechanical brake components (29% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Brake linings and pads (0.97% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Brake pads (0.19% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Brake discs and drums (120% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Brake discs (120% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Brake performance (2.5% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Service brake performance (36% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Rbt (38% worse than other 2011 cars)
          • 1.8% fail on Service brake performance (53% worse than other 2011 cars)
          • 0.25% fail on Service brake imbalance (12% better than other 2011 cars)
          • 0.064% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.45% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (11% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.45% fail on Rbt (sp) (15% worse than other 2011 cars)
          • 0.25% fail on Service brake imbalance (0.073% worse than other 2011 cars)
          • 0.19% fail on Service brake performance (6.7% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Brake performance not tested (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (72% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.25% fail on Rbt (sp) (76% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.064% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.13% fail on Parking brake performance (75% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Rbt (73% better than other 2011 cars)
          • 0.13% fail on Parking brake performance (70% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Rigid brake pipes (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.70% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (79% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Anti-lock braking system (86% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Electronic stability control (72% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Parking brake control (7.3% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Lever (10% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (48% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Hand lever (19% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Flexible brake hoses (57% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (58% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (110% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.064% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.064% fail on Leaks
    • 0.064% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.064% fail on Reservoirs
  • 7.4% fail on Steering (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 7.3% fail on Steering linkage components (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 7.3% fail on Track rod end (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.064% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.064% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.064% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.064% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.064% fail on Power steering
      • 0.064% fail on Operation
    • 0.064% fail on Steering play
      • 0.064% fail on Steering rack
  • 6.6% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (34% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim (6.6% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim (0.62% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.064% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.7% fail on Headlamps (34% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Headlamp levelling device (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.57% fail on Headlamp (77% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (8 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Direction indicators (0.52% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Flashing type (0.55% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Side repeaters (160% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.064% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.76% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (90% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.76% fail on Rear fog lamp (91% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.76% fail on Rear fog lamp (95% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.64% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (62% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Electrical equipment (19% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Horn (42% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.064% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.064% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.064% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 4.9% fail on Suspension (50% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Anti-roll bars (27% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.83% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (29% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.76% fail on Linkage ball joints (15% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Pins and bushes (9 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Ball joint dust cover (58% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Ball joint (3.9% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.064% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.064% fail on Linkage
      • 0.064% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 0.89% fail on Shock absorbers (24% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.76% fail on Suspension arms (76% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Ball joint (71% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Pins and bushes (78% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Ball joint dust cover (37% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Springs (86% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Coil springs (86% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.51% fail on Coil spring (86% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Wheel bearings (50% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.064% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.064% fail on Macpherson strut
    • 0.064% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.064% fail on Sub-frame
    • 0.064% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 4.5% fail on Tyres (28% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Tread depth (20% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Condition (43% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Size/type (13% better than other 2011 cars)
  • 4.1% fail on Visibility (10% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Wipers (1.8% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Washers (17% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.064% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.064% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.064% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.064% fail on View to rear
      • 0.064% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (65% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Exhaust emissions (60% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Compression ignition (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.64% fail on Emissions not tested (7 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.19% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (23% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.064% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.064% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.064% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 0.51% fail on Spark ignition (60% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.51% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (25% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Fluid leaks (130% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Engine oil leaks (82% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Other leaks (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
  • 3.2% fail on Body, chassis, structure (16% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Exhaust system (81% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on Transmission (66% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Drive shafts (64% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.38% fail on Joints (64% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Body (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Other body component (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.064% fail on Panel
    • 0.25% fail on Spare wheel (34 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Carrier (57 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.064% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.19% fail on Fuel system (32% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Tank (7 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.064% fail on Undertray
  • 0.32% fail on Road Wheels (17% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Attachment (15% worse than other 2011 cars)
  • 0.19% fail on Identification of the vehicle (48% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Registration plates (48% better than other 2011 cars)
  • 0.19% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (71% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Seat belts (38% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.064% fail on Attachment
      • 0.064% fail on Requirements
      • 0.064% fail on Condition
Read the Honest John Review

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