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Mitsubishi L200 MOT Results

Registered in 2003
52.5% pass rate
from 4,642 tests in 2020
(6.1% better than other 2003 vans)
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 2003 vans and highlighted areas where the Mitsubishi L200 is unusually good or bad.

  • 26% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 7.3% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (120% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 7.3% fail on Rear fog lamp (120% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 7.3% fail on Rear fog lamp (120% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.086% fail on Switch
    • 6.1% fail on Direction indicators (71% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 6.1% fail on Flashing type (71% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 4.4% fail on Individual direction indicators (81% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 1.8% fail on Side repeaters (75% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.41% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.043% fail on Switch
    • 5.8% fail on Position lamps (48% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 5.6% fail on Position lamp (49% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.022% fail on Switch
    • 5.5% fail on Stop lamp (17% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 4.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.15% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.1% fail on Rear reflectors (7 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (38% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 2.3% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.4% fail on Battery(ies) (110% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on Horn (79% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.37% fail on Trailer electrical socket (200% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamps (59% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Headlamp (59% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Headlamp levelling device (49% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.22% fail on Hazard warning (60% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Switch (60% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.19% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.11% fail on Main beam tell-tale (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
    • 0.022% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.022% fail on Reversing lamp switch
  • 20% fail on Body, chassis, structure (31% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 9.8% fail on Transmission (87% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 6.0% fail on Drive shafts (37% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 5.8% fail on Joints (35% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.11% fail on Drive shaft
        • 0.065% fail on Flexible couplings
        • 0.065% fail on Bearing housing (5 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on Prop shafts (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 2.6% fail on Prop shaft (4 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.73% fail on Bearing housing (5 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.71% fail on Joints (130% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.62% fail on Flexible couplings (7 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 5.9% fail on Exhaust system (57% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 3.1% fail on Chassis
      • 3.1% fail on Chassis condition
      • 0.022% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 2.5% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 2.5% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
      • 0.022% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.022% fail on Sub-frame condition
    • 1.7% fail on Fuel system (79% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.54% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.50% fail on Tank (100% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.45% fail on Pipe (120% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Hose
      • 0.11% fail on System
    • 1.2% fail on Body
      • 0.43% fail on Other body component
      • 0.39% fail on Panel
      • 0.28% fail on Mounting fixings (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Body condition
    • 0.65% fail on Cabs (130% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.60% fail on Prescribed areas (170% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.043% fail on Steps
    • 0.39% fail on Spare wheel (120% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.24% fail on Carrier
      • 0.15% fail on Spare wheel condition (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.28% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.17% fail on Seats
      • 0.11% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.065% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.13% fail on Towbar
      • 0.065% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.022% fail on Towbar condition
      • 0.022% fail on Safety device
      • 0.022% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.086% fail on Floor
    • 0.065% fail on Undertray
    • 0.043% fail on Doors (95% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.022% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.022% fail on Door condition
      • 0.022% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.022% fail on Door condition
    • 0.022% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.022% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.022% fail on Passenger compartment
  • 19% fail on Suspension (13% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 7.7% fail on Springs (100% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 7.2% fail on Leaf springs (7 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 3.6% fail on Leaf spring (8 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 2.5% fail on Shackle pins and bushes (9 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.73% fail on Anchor pins and bushes (7 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.43% fail on Shackle bracket (4 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.30% fail on Fixings and fixing bolts (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.22% fail on Anchor bracket (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.065% fail on Spring saddle (4 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.62% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.022% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.022% fail on Coil spring
      • 0.022% fail on Torsion bars
        • 0.022% fail on Attachment bracket
    • 6.9% fail on Anti-roll bars (20% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 5.0% fail on Pins and bushes (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (88% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.086% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.065% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.022% fail on Ball joint
    • 3.7% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (45% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Shock absorbers (110% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 2.5% fail on Suspension arms (63% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Ball joint (62% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.69% fail on Ball joint dust cover (50% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Suspension arm (110% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.065% fail on Pins and bushes (96% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.043% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 1.1% fail on Wheel bearings (46% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.32% fail on Other suspension component (64% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Ball joint (75% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.086% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.086% fail on Ball joint dust cover (70% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.022% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.22% fail on Sub-frames (71% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (73% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.065% fail on Sub-frame
    • 0.065% fail on Axles
      • 0.065% fail on Axle
  • 16% fail on Brakes (18% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 9.2% fail on Rigid brake pipes (60% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 6.5% fail on Brake performance (47% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 4.1% fail on Service brake performance
        • 4.0% fail on Rbt
          • 3.1% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.086% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.043% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.043% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.065% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.065% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.0% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (60% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 1.8% fail on Rbt (sp) (63% better than other 2003 vans)
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake imbalance (59% better than other 2003 vans)
          • 1.0% fail on Service brake performance (64% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.15% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (5 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (81% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.95% fail on Rbt (sp) (84% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.17% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (170% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.022% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 0.58% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.34% fail on Parking brake performance (84% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.34% fail on Rbt (84% better than other 2003 vans)
          • 0.26% fail on Parking brake performance (86% better than other 2003 vans)
          • 0.086% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
    • 1.7% fail on Mechanical brake components (49% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.5% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.41% fail on Brake discs and drums (70% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.39% fail on Brake discs (70% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.022% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.11% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (84% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.086% fail on Cable (83% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.022% fail on Lever
    • 0.88% fail on Load sensing valves (63% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.60% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.56% fail on Pedal
      • 0.065% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.30% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.17% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.13% fail on Valves
    • 0.28% fail on Parking brake control (56% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Lever (55% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.17% fail on Flexible brake hoses (59% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.17% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.15% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.065% fail on Other braking system component
        • 0.043% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
        • 0.043% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
      • 0.022% fail on Other components
    • 0.13% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (76% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Anti-lock braking system (75% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.065% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.065% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.022% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.022% fail on Leaks
  • 9.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (60% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 7.6% fail on Exhaust emissions (64% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 6.2% fail on Compression ignition (61% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 3.2% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (32% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 1.6% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 1.3% fail on Emissions not tested (53% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.30% fail on Emission control equipment (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 0.15% fail on Exhaust gas recirculation valve (4 times worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 0.13% fail on Catalytic converter (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 0.022% fail on Particulate filter
        • 0.086% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.043% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 1.5% fail on Spark ignition (81% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 1.0% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (130% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.41% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.086% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.043% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.022% fail on Catalytic converter
          • 0.022% fail on Exhaust gas recirculation valve
    • 1.8% fail on Fluid leaks (45% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Engine oil leaks (69% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.043% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.022% fail on Transmission oil leaks
    • 0.043% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.043% fail on Undertray
  • 8.5% fail on Steering (20% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 7.6% fail on Steering linkage components (52% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 5.0% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.93% fail on Drag link end (5 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.90% fail on Intermediate drop arm (14 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.24% fail on Other components (4 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.15% fail on Steering linkage (4 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.086% fail on Steering component (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Steering arm (6 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.086% fail on Locking devices
      • 0.022% fail on Lock stop
      • 0.022% fail on Rear wheel steering
        • 0.022% fail on Components
    • 0.43% fail on Power steering
      • 0.26% fail on Other components
      • 0.11% fail on Operation
      • 0.065% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.43% fail on Steering play
      • 0.39% fail on Steering box (10 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.043% fail on Steering rack (85% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.19% fail on Steering gear (84% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Steering box (5 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.15% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.022% fail on Steering coupling
      • 0.022% fail on Flexible coupling
  • 7.8% fail on Visibility (28% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 4.2% fail on Wipers (21% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 3.8% fail on Washers (23% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.17% fail on View to rear (79% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Mirrors (79% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.065% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.065% fail on Bonnet (73% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.065% fail on Condition of glass (87% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.065% fail on Windscreen (87% better than other 2003 vans)
  • 4.4% fail on Tyres (37% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Tread depth (25% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Condition (54% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.086% fail on Size/type (76% better than other 2003 vans)
  • 1.8% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (65% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.0% fail on Seat belts (71% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.58% fail on Condition
      • 0.45% fail on Prescribed areas (83% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.022% fail on Requirements
    • 0.82% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (53% better than other 2003 vans)
  • 1.1% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plates
    • 0.043% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.34% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.32% fail on Attachment
    • 0.022% fail on Condition
  • 0.065% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.065% fail on Speedometer