Mitsubishi Pajero MOT Results

Registered in 1990
49.5% pass rate
from 97 tests in 2020
(53% worse than other 1990 cars)
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 1990 cars and highlighted areas where the Mitsubishi Pajero is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Brakes (120% worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 14% fail on Rigid brake pipes (5 times worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 7.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.2% fail on Service brake performance
        • 4.1% fail on Rbt
          • 3.1% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.0% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 1.0% fail on Decelerometer
          • 1.0% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.0% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.0% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.0% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.0% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.0% fail on Rbt
          • 1.0% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.0% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 1.0% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 2.1% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 2.1% fail on Other components and prescribed areas (8 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Other components
      • 1.0% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 1.0% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
    • 2.1% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.1% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.1% fail on Brake pads
    • 1.0% fail on Parking brake control
      • 1.0% fail on Lever
    • 1.0% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.0% fail on Brake fluid
  • 25% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 11% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (2 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 11% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 1990 cars)
        • 11% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 1990 cars)
        • 2.1% fail on Switch (5 times worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 6.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 5.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 5.2% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.2% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 4.1% fail on Battery(ies) (3 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Horn
    • 2.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
  • 14% fail on Suspension
    • 6.2% fail on Anti-roll bars (4 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (7 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Linkage (21 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 6.2% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 3.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.1% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.0% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 2.1% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.0% fail on Springs
      • 1.0% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.0% fail on Other suspension component
      • 1.0% fail on Ball joint
  • 11% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 4.1% fail on Chassis
      • 4.1% fail on Chassis condition
    • 4.1% fail on Fuel system (3 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Pipe (6 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 1.0% fail on System
    • 2.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 2.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 2.1% fail on Transmission
      • 1.0% fail on Drive shafts
        • 1.0% fail on Joints
      • 1.0% fail on Prop shafts
        • 1.0% fail on Bearing housing
    • 1.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.0% fail on Doors
      • 1.0% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 1.0% fail on Door condition
    • 1.0% fail on Cabs
      • 1.0% fail on Cab condition
  • 11% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (3 times worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 11% fail on Seat belts (3 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 10% fail on Prescribed areas (4 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Requirements
  • 8.2% fail on Steering
    • 5.2% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 2.1% fail on Track rod end
      • 2.1% fail on Intermediate drop arm (32 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.0% fail on Drag link end
    • 3.1% fail on Prescribed areas (18 times worse than other 1990 cars)
  • 8.2% fail on Visibility
    • 7.2% fail on Wipers
    • 1.0% fail on View to rear
      • 1.0% fail on Mirrors
    • 1.0% fail on Washers
  • 6.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 4.1% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 4.1% fail on Compression ignition (8 times worse than other 1990 cars)
        • 4.1% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (21 times worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 2.1% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 1.0% fail on Tyres
    • 1.0% fail on Tread depth

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