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Daihatsu Hijet MOT Results

Registered in 1997
51.8% pass rate
from 168 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 1997 vans and highlighted areas where the Daihatsu Hijet is unusually good or bad.

  • 29% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 8.9% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 8.9% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.60% fail on Tell tale
    • 7.1% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 7.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 7.1% fail on Headlamp
    • 6.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.6% fail on Front lamps
      • 2.4% fail on Rear lamps
    • 5.4% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 4.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.0% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.2% fail on All direction indicators
    • 4.2% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.2% fail on Horn
    • 0.60% fail on Battery
    • 0.60% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 26% fail on Brakes
    • 20% fail on Brake performance (62% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 11% fail on Rear wheels (100% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 9.5% fail on Front wheels (99% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 9.5% fail on Service brake performance (200% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 3.6% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.8% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 12% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 8.9% fail on Components
        • 6.0% fail on Pipes
        • 3.0% fail on Valves
        • 0.60% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.60% fail on Hoses
      • 1.8% fail on Leaks
      • 1.2% fail on Operation
    • 1.8% fail on Hub components
      • 1.2% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.60% fail on Brake drums
    • 1.2% fail on Service brake control components
      • 1.2% fail on Pedal
        • 1.2% fail on Anti-slip
  • 15% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (68% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 8.9% fail on Emissions (4 times worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 6.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.4% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.8% fail on Cap (3 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on System
    • 1.2% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 12% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 7.1% fail on Wipers
    • 5.4% fail on Washers
    • 0.60% fail on Mirrors
  • 7.7% fail on Suspension (66% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 4.8% fail on Prescribed areas (61% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 3.0% fail on Component mounting (66% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Spring mounting
      • 0.60% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 1.8% fail on Coil springs
      • 1.8% fail on Condition
    • 1.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.60% fail on Leaf springs
      • 0.60% fail on Securing bolts
    • 0.60% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.60% fail on Rear
  • 4.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 4.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.0% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
  • 3.0% fail on Tyres
    • 1.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.2% fail on Condition
  • 1.8% fail on Steering
    • 1.2% fail on Steering system
      • 1.2% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.60% fail on Locking devices
  • 1.8% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (79% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.60% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.60% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.60% fail on Chassis
    • 0.60% fail on Body condition
  • 1.8% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.8% fail on Registration plate