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MINI 1275GT MOT Results

74.9% pass rate
from 259 tests in 2017
Number of tests by age
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.

  • 14% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.1% fail on Hazard warning (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Lamp (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.77% fail on Switch
      • 0.77% fail on Tell tale
    • 2.7% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.7% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.2% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.77% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.77% fail on Tell tales
        • 0.39% fail on Switch
    • 1.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.5% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.77% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.39% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.9% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.9% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.5% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.77% fail on Dipswitch (11 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.2% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.39% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.39% fail on Switch
    • 1.5% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.77% fail on Horn
    • 0.39% fail on Battery
    • 0.39% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 10% fail on Brakes
    • 8.1% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.0% fail on Front wheels
      • 3.9% fail on Rear wheels
      • 3.9% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.2% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.39% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 2.7% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.5% fail on Components
        • 0.77% fail on Pipes
        • 0.77% fail on Hoses
        • 0.39% fail on Valves
      • 0.77% fail on Leaks
      • 0.39% fail on Operation
    • 0.77% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.77% fail on Cable (6 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Pivot
    • 0.77% fail on Hub components
      • 0.39% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.39% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.39% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.39% fail on Condition
  • 8.5% fail on Suspension
    • 2.7% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.39% fail on Condition
    • 2.7% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.5% fail on Front
      • 1.2% fail on Rear
    • 2.7% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 2.3% fail on Component mounting
      • 1.2% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 1.9% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.9% fail on Drive shafts
      • 1.9% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 1.9% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 0.77% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.77% fail on Condition
    • 0.39% fail on General condition
    • 0.39% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.39% fail on Condition
    • 0.39% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.39% fail on Attachment
    • 0.39% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 7.7% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 6.2% fail on Emissions (150% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.39% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.39% fail on Pipe
    • 0.39% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 6.6% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.4% fail on Washers
    • 2.3% fail on Wipers
  • 6.2% fail on Steering
    • 5.4% fail on Steering system
      • 2.7% fail on Track rod end
      • 2.3% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.39% fail on Free play
        • 0.39% fail on Steering rack
    • 1.2% fail on Steering control
      • 0.77% fail on Steering column
      • 0.39% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.39% fail on Locking devices
  • 3.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.5% fail on Seats
      • 1.5% fail on Passengers (4 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Drivers
    • 1.2% fail on Body condition
    • 0.39% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.39% fail on Chassis
    • 0.39% fail on Doors
      • 0.39% fail on Passengers front
  • 1.9% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.9% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.2% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.39% fail on Condition
      • 0.39% fail on Attachment
  • 1.2% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.2% fail on Attachment (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
  • 0.77% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.77% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.39% fail on Tyres
    • 0.39% fail on Condition