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MINI 1275GT MOT Results

71.3% pass rate
from 174 tests in 2020
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 MINI 1275GT is unusually good or bad.

  • 13% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 4.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.57% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.9% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.9% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.9% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.9% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.3% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.57% fail on Switch
    • 2.3% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.7% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.1% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.57% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.57% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.57% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.57% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.57% fail on Horn
  • 9.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (120% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 9.2% fail on Exhaust emissions (150% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 9.2% fail on Spark ignition (170% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 8.0% fail on Non catalyst emissions (190% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.57% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.57% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.57% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 6.9% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 3.4% fail on Transmission
      • 3.4% fail on Drive shafts (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 3.4% fail on Joints (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.1% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.57% fail on Pipe
      • 0.57% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.57% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.57% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.57% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.57% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.57% fail on Body
      • 0.57% fail on Other body component
    • 0.57% fail on Floor
    • 0.57% fail on Seats
      • 0.57% fail on Driver's seat
  • 6.3% fail on Suspension
    • 1.7% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.7% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.1% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.57% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.7% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.57% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.57% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.57% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 1.7% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.1% fail on Sub-frames
      • 1.1% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.57% fail on Sub-frame
  • 5.7% fail on Visibility
    • 4.6% fail on Washers
    • 1.7% fail on Wipers
  • 4.0% fail on Brakes
    • 3.4% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.9% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.9% fail on Rbt
          • 2.9% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.57% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 2.3% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 2.3% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.7% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.57% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.57% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 0.57% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.57% fail on Lever
  • 4.0% fail on Steering
    • 1.1% fail on Steering gear
      • 1.1% fail on Steering rack
    • 1.1% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.1% fail on Track rod end
    • 1.1% fail on Steering wheel (8 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.57% fail on Steering column
  • 0.57% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.57% fail on Speedometer
  • 0.57% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.57% fail on Anchorages