Mitsubishi Space Star MOT Results

Registered in 2003
44.3% pass rate
from 1,766 tests in 2017
(15% 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.

  • 31% fail on Suspension (51% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 13% fail on Anti-roll bars (130% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 6.5% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (59% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 5.0% fail on Linkage condition (9 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.57% fail on Attachment (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Condition (6 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 11% fail on Drive shafts (180% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 11% fail on Front drive shafts (180% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 11% fail on Constant velocity joints (180% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.11% fail on Drive shafts
    • 4.9% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.057% fail on Condition
      • 0.057% fail on Attachment
    • 4.6% fail on Prescribed areas (120% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on Component mounting (170% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.057% fail on Spring mounting
      • 0.057% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 3.1% fail on Front suspension joints (100% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Coil springs (34% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Condition (33% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Trailing arms (5 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (6 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Attachment (8 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.91% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.91% fail on Condition
    • 0.68% fail on Tie bars/rods (180% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.23% fail on Condition (11 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Attachment (13 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.45% fail on Condition
    • 0.34% fail on Wheel bearings (81% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Front
      • 0.057% fail on Rear
    • 0.057% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.057% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.057% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.057% fail on Condition
    • 0.057% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.057% fail on Condition
    • 0.057% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.057% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.057% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 28% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 9.3% fail on Headlamp aim (22% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 7.5% fail on Headlamps (54% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 7.4% fail on Headlamp (59% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.057% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.057% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.057% fail on Dipswitch
    • 7.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.6% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.45% fail on Rear lamps (76% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on All position lamps
    • 5.3% fail on Registration plate lamp (25% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.7% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.0% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.79% fail on Switch (27 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Tell tale
    • 1.5% fail on Battery
    • 1.0% fail on Direction indicators (63% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Flashing type (63% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.74% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.23% fail on Individual lamps (87% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.057% fail on Tell tales
    • 0.17% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.11% fail on Switch
      • 0.057% fail on Lamp
    • 0.11% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.057% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.057% fail on Horn
  • 23% fail on Brakes (44% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 12% fail on Brake performance (41% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 8.0% fail on Parking brake performance (86% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 5.7% fail on Rear wheels (51% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.79% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.57% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.28% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.057% fail on Brake operation
    • 11% fail on Hydraulic systems (74% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 10% fail on Components (72% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 6.6% fail on Pipes (51% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 4.0% fail on Hoses (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.057% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.68% fail on Leaks
      • 0.17% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.11% fail on Operation
    • 6.4% fail on Hub components (100% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 5.0% fail on Brake pads (110% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.45% fail on Brake calipers (170% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.057% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.057% fail on Brake back plates
    • 1.8% fail on Parking brake (78% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Condition (79% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.34% fail on ABS (67% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.23% fail on Pedal
        • 0.23% fail on Condition
    • 0.11% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.11% fail on Components
        • 0.11% fail on Pipes (14 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.057% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.057% fail on Relay lever
  • 11% fail on Tyres (20% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 6.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 5.0% fail on Condition (32% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Size/type
    • 0.057% fail on Valve stem
  • 8.9% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 7.0% fail on Wipers (37% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Washers (51% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.28% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.057% fail on Bonnet
  • 8.0% fail on Steering (57% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 7.6% fail on Steering system (69% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Track rod end
      • 3.1% fail on Steering rack (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.11% fail on Free play
        • 0.11% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.23% fail on Power steering
      • 0.057% fail on Operation
      • 0.057% fail on Drive system
      • 0.057% fail on Rams
      • 0.057% fail on Other components
    • 0.17% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.057% fail on Locking devices
  • 5.8% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (23% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 4.7% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.0% fail on Emissions (40% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.23% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.17% fail on Cap
      • 0.057% fail on Hose
  • 3.8% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.3% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (53% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (61% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.057% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 1.6% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.0% fail on Condition
      • 0.34% fail on Prescribed areas (72% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Requirements
      • 0.057% fail on Attachment
  • 2.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.79% fail on Body condition
    • 0.74% fail on Doors
      • 0.74% fail on Passengers other (120% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.51% fail on Chassis
    • 0.057% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.057% fail on Seats
      • 0.057% fail on Passengers
  • 1.1% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.34% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.34% fail on Attachment

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