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Hillman Minx MOT Results

86.5% pass rate
from 74 tests in 2020
(50% better than other pre-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 pre-1990 cars and highlighted areas where the Hillman Minx is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Brakes
    • 11% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.8% fail on Service brake performance
        • 6.8% fail on Rbt
          • 5.4% fail on Service brake performance
          • 4.1% fail on Service brake imbalance (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 6.8% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 6.8% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 6.8% fail on Service brake imbalance (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
          • 5.4% fail on Service brake performance (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 4.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 1.4% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 1.4% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.4% fail on Reservoirs
  • 5.4% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 2.7% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.4% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.4% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 1.4% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.4% fail on Battery(ies)
  • 4.1% fail on Suspension
    • 2.7% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.4% fail on Ball joint
  • 4.1% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 1.4% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.4% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.4% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 1.4% fail on Seats
      • 1.4% fail on Driver's seat
      • 1.4% fail on Passenger's seat
  • 2.7% fail on Visibility
    • 2.7% fail on Washers