Mitsubishi Space Star MOT Results

Registered in 2005
43.5% pass rate
from 921 tests in 2020
(23% worse than other 2005 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 2005 cars and highlighted areas where the Mitsubishi Space Star is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Brakes (75% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 13% fail on Brake performance (77% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 9.6% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (130% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 9.6% fail on Rbt (sp) (140% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 5.8% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 5.6% fail on Rbt (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
          • 5.3% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
          • 0.33% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.11% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.11% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 2.7% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.6% fail on Rbt
          • 2.3% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.54% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.11% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.11% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.87% fail on Brake performance not tested (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.87% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.87% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.87% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.22% fail on Service brake performance
    • 8.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes (180% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Mechanical brake components (55% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Brake linings and pads (61% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 4.1% fail on Brake pads (62% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 2.0% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.65% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.33% fail on Lever (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Cable
        • 0.11% fail on Linkage
    • 2.3% fail on Flexible brake hoses (6 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Parking brake control (160% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Lever (190% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Hydraulic systems (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.98% fail on Brake fluid (4 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.98% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.54% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.43% fail on Pedal
    • 0.54% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.43% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.11% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.22% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.22% fail on Prescribed areas (12 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
        • 0.11% fail on Other braking system component
    • 0.11% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.11% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 23% fail on Suspension (31% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 9.6% fail on Anti-roll bars (61% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (11 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Linkage (8 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.43% fail on Linkage ball joints (77% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.33% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (6 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 7.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.0% fail on Ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 2.6% fail on Ball joint
    • 7.3% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Springs
      • 3.0% fail on Coil springs
        • 3.0% fail on Coil spring
      • 0.43% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas (15 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.65% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.33% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.11% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.54% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.43% fail on Wheel bearings (71% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.22% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.11% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.22% fail on Axles
      • 0.22% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
    • 0.11% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.11% fail on Macpherson strut
  • 19% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 6.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 6.6% fail on Headlamp
    • 4.9% fail on Position lamps (52% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 4.9% fail on Position lamp (56% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.9% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.43% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.4% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.4% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.1% fail on Side repeaters (170% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.33% fail on Individual direction indicators (83% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.3% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.22% fail on Switch (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.22% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.11% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.11% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.11% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 15% fail on Body, chassis, structure (82% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 10.0% fail on Transmission (170% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 9.4% fail on Drive shafts (170% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 9.3% fail on Joints (170% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.54% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.54% fail on Joints (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.76% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.76% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.76% fail on Doors
      • 0.65% fail on Other passenger's door (200% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.65% fail on Door condition (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.11% fail on Catch
    • 0.54% fail on Chassis
      • 0.54% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.43% fail on Body
      • 0.43% fail on Other body component
    • 0.22% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.11% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.11% fail on System
  • 11% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (51% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 10.0% fail on Exhaust emissions (52% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 9.0% fail on Spark ignition (83% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 7.6% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (170% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 2.1% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.11% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.98% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.43% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.33% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.22% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.98% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.87% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.22% fail on Transmission oil leaks (7 times worse than other 2005 cars)
  • 8.7% fail on Tyres
    • 5.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.11% fail on Size/type
  • 8.6% fail on Visibility
    • 6.4% fail on Wipers (73% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Washers (51% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.65% fail on View to rear
      • 0.65% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.33% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.22% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.11% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.11% fail on Windscreen
  • 6.2% fail on Steering (49% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 4.6% fail on Track rod end (61% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint
    • 2.0% fail on Steering gear (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Steering rack (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
  • 2.9% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.7% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 1.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.98% fail on Condition
      • 0.22% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.87% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.87% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.22% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.22% fail on Condition

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