Mitsubishi Space Star MOT Results

Registered in 2004
46.1% pass rate
from 1,706 tests in 2020
(13% worse than other 2004 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 2004 cars and highlighted areas where the Mitsubishi Space Star is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Suspension (40% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 11% fail on Anti-roll bars (74% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Linkage (8 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (7 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.76% fail on Linkage ball joints (61% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.35% fail on Anti-roll bar (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.35% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (80% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.23% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting (7 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 9.0% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 7.9% fail on Suspension arms (27% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Ball joint
      • 3.0% fail on Ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.059% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 3.8% fail on Springs
      • 3.8% fail on Coil springs
        • 3.8% fail on Coil spring
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.53% fail on Wheel bearings (67% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.47% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.23% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.12% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.12% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.35% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.18% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.059% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.059% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.059% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.29% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.12% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.059% fail on Suspension rod
      • 0.059% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.059% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.059% fail on Axles
      • 0.059% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
    • 0.059% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.059% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
  • 23% fail on Brakes (58% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 14% fail on Brake performance (85% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 9.7% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (120% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 9.7% fail on Rbt (sp) (140% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.059% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 5.2% fail on Parking brake performance (180% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 5.1% fail on Rbt (190% worse than other 2004 cars)
          • 4.3% fail on Parking brake performance (170% worse than other 2004 cars)
          • 0.82% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.059% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.059% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 3.2% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.0% fail on Rbt
          • 2.2% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.00% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.059% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.059% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.059% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.059% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.7% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.7% fail on Rbt (sp) (65% worse than other 2004 cars)
          • 1.2% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.94% fail on Service brake performance (180% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.88% fail on Brake performance not tested (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 6.2% fail on Rigid brake pipes (67% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Mechanical brake components (56% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Brake linings and pads (79% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 4.4% fail on Brake pads (80% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.5% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.23% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.18% fail on Cable
        • 0.059% fail on Lever
    • 2.1% fail on Flexible brake hoses (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.94% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.94% fail on Lever
    • 0.70% fail on Hydraulic systems (180% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Brake fluid (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.59% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (150% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.059% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.53% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.53% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.23% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (82% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Anti-lock braking system (84% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.059% fail on Electronic braking system
  • 18% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 7.4% fail on Headlamps (34% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 7.3% fail on Headlamp (39% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.059% fail on Matched pair
    • 4.0% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim (28% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Headlamp aim (30% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.8% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.12% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.8% fail on Direction indicators (37% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Flashing type (37% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.35% fail on Individual direction indicators (80% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.059% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.70% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.70% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.47% fail on Rear fog lamp (62% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.29% fail on Switch (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.18% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.12% fail on Horn
      • 0.059% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.059% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.23% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.23% fail on Switch
    • 0.059% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.059% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.059% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 15% fail on Body, chassis, structure (64% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 9.4% fail on Transmission (150% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 9.0% fail on Drive shafts (160% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 9.0% fail on Joints (160% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.059% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.35% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.35% fail on Joints
    • 3.6% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.82% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.82% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.76% fail on Chassis
      • 0.76% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.64% fail on Doors
      • 0.53% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.53% fail on Door condition
      • 0.059% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.059% fail on Door condition
      • 0.059% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.059% fail on Door condition
    • 0.47% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.18% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.18% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.18% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.18% fail on Boot lid condition (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Towbar
      • 0.12% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.12% fail on Body
      • 0.12% fail on Other body component
      • 0.059% fail on Panel
    • 0.059% fail on Load security
      • 0.059% fail on Tailgate
        • 0.059% fail on Tailgate condition
    • 0.059% fail on Cabs
      • 0.059% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 8.4% fail on Visibility
    • 6.5% fail on Wipers (58% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Washers (54% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.47% fail on View to rear
      • 0.47% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.29% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.23% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.18% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.18% fail on Windscreen
  • 8.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 8.0% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 7.2% fail on Spark ignition
        • 5.2% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (53% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.41% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.059% fail on Non catalyst emissions
      • 0.88% fail on Compression ignition (48% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.53% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.18% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.12% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.059% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.059% fail on Other emission control equipment
    • 0.53% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.41% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.059% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.059% fail on Other leaks
  • 8.4% fail on Tyres
    • 4.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.3% fail on Condition (41% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.059% fail on Size/type
  • 7.2% fail on Steering (45% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Steering linkage components (37% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 4.9% fail on Track rod end (43% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.059% fail on Steering arm
    • 2.6% fail on Steering gear (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Steering rack (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Power steering
      • 0.18% fail on Other components
  • 2.1% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (35% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.94% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.59% fail on Condition
      • 0.29% fail on Prescribed areas (69% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.059% fail on Requirements
  • 0.88% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.88% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.47% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.41% fail on Attachment
    • 0.059% fail on Condition
  • 0.12% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter (8 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Speedometer (9 times worse than other 2004 cars)

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