Mitsubishi Space Star MOT Results

Registered in 2003
41.9% pass rate
from 1,358 tests in 2020
(21% worse than other 2003 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 2003 cars and highlighted areas where the Mitsubishi Space Star is unusually good or bad.

  • 30% fail on Suspension (67% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 13% fail on Anti-roll bars (130% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 5.5% fail on Linkage (10 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 5.1% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (7 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.66% fail on Linkage ball joints (63% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.44% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (5 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (69% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Anti-roll bar (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.22% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting (6 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 9.3% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 9.1% fail on Suspension arms (45% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.8% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.15% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.074% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 3.2% fail on Springs
      • 3.1% fail on Coil springs
        • 3.0% fail on Coil spring
        • 0.074% fail on Mounting
      • 0.074% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.3% fail on Other suspension component (140% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Ball joint dust cover (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.15% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.15% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.074% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.81% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.29% fail on Wheel bearings (82% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.15% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.074% fail on Macpherson strut
    • 0.15% fail on Axles
      • 0.15% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
    • 0.15% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.15% fail on Suspension rod (11 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.15% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
  • 23% fail on Brakes (51% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 12% fail on Brake performance (52% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 9.0% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (110% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 9.0% fail on Rbt (sp) (130% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Parking brake performance (96% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 3.3% fail on Rbt (94% worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 2.9% fail on Parking brake performance (95% worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.37% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.15% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.15% fail on Parking brake performance (6 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.2% fail on Rbt
          • 1.5% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.74% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.5% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.5% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.0% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.66% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.74% fail on Brake performance not tested (150% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 8.0% fail on Rigid brake pipes (94% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Mechanical brake components (87% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Brake linings and pads (94% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 4.3% fail on Brake pads (96% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Brake discs and drums (90% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Brake discs (93% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.22% fail on Lever
        • 0.074% fail on Cable
        • 0.074% fail on Linkage
        • 0.074% fail on Relay lever
    • 1.5% fail on Flexible brake hoses (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Parking brake control (130% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Lever (140% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.37% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.15% fail on Pedal
    • 0.37% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.29% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.074% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.22% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.22% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.15% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (89% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Anti-lock braking system (87% better than other 2003 cars)
  • 19% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 8.0% fail on Headlamps (47% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 7.8% fail on Headlamp (55% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 4.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.44% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.1% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (42% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.7% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.59% fail on Switch (15 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Direction indicators (58% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Flashing type (58% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.74% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.29% fail on Individual direction indicators (82% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.074% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.74% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.74% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.22% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.22% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale (5 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.074% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 16% fail on Body, chassis, structure (65% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 11% fail on Transmission (190% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 10% fail on Drive shafts (190% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 10% fail on Joints (190% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.074% fail on Flexible couplings
      • 0.52% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.52% fail on Joints (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.0% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.0% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.74% fail on Doors
      • 0.66% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.66% fail on Door condition
      • 0.074% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.074% fail on Door condition
    • 0.59% fail on Chassis
      • 0.59% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.44% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.22% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.074% fail on Tank
      • 0.074% fail on Hose
      • 0.074% fail on System
    • 0.15% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.15% fail on Towbar
      • 0.074% fail on Other towbar components
      • 0.074% fail on Vehicle structure
  • 8.8% fail on Tyres
    • 5.0% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.3% fail on Condition (49% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Size/type
  • 8.7% fail on Steering (77% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 4.4% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.15% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.074% fail on Other components
        • 0.074% fail on Steering component
    • 4.1% fail on Steering gear (4 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Steering rack (4 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Power steering
      • 0.15% fail on Other components
  • 8.3% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 7.9% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 6.5% fail on Spark ignition
        • 4.7% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 1.8% fail on Catalyst emissions (41% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.37% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 1.7% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.88% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.52% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.22% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.074% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.074% fail on Catalytic converter
        • 0.074% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
    • 0.52% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.52% fail on Engine oil leaks
    • 0.074% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.074% fail on Undertray
  • 8.1% fail on Visibility
    • 5.8% fail on Wipers
    • 1.6% fail on Washers (56% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on View to rear
      • 0.52% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.29% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.15% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.15% fail on Windscreen
  • 3.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.8% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.96% fail on Condition
      • 0.88% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 1.4% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 1.3% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.37% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.37% fail on Attachment

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