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Hillman Super Minx MOT Results

72.5% pass rate
from 120 tests in 2017
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 Super Minx is unusually good or bad.

  • 15% fail on Brakes
    • 13% fail on Brake performance
      • 7.5% fail on Rear wheels
      • 6.7% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.5% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.7% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 1.7% fail on Service brake performance
    • 4.2% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 2.5% fail on Components
        • 2.5% fail on Hoses
      • 1.7% fail on Leaks
    • 0.83% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.83% fail on Condition
    • 0.83% fail on Hub components
      • 0.83% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.83% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.83% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.83% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
  • 12% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (6 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale' (6 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp
    • 3.3% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.3% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.7% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.7% fail on Tell tales (5 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 0.83% fail on All direction indicators
    • 2.5% fail on Battery
    • 2.5% fail on Horn
    • 1.7% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.7% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.83% fail on Stop lamp
  • 6.7% fail on Suspension
    • 4.2% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 2.5% fail on Spring mounting
      • 1.7% fail on Component mounting
    • 1.7% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.83% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.83% fail on Attachment
    • 1.7% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.83% fail on Front
      • 0.83% fail on Rear
    • 0.83% fail on Leaf springs
      • 0.83% fail on Pins and bushes
        • 0.83% fail on Anchor
    • 0.83% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.83% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.83% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.83% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.83% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.83% fail on Condition
  • 5.8% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.3% fail on Wipers
    • 2.5% fail on Washers
  • 5.0% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 3.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.7% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.7% fail on Cap
    • 0.83% fail on Emissions
  • 3.3% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 3.3% fail on Body condition
  • 2.5% fail on Steering
    • 2.5% fail on Steering system
      • 1.7% fail on Ball joint (4 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.83% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.83% fail on Track rod end
  • 1.7% fail on Tyres
    • 1.7% fail on Condition
  • 1.7% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.7% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.7% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 1.7% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.83% fail on Registration plate
    • 0.83% fail on Vehicle Identification Number