Daihatsu Hijet MOT Results

Registered in 1999
50.2% pass rate
from 235 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 1999 vans and highlighted areas where the Daihatsu Hijet is unusually good or bad.

  • 28% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 11% fail on Headlamp aim (120% worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 11% fail on Headlamp aim (140% worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 6.0% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 6.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 5.5% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.43% fail on Switch
    • 5.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 5.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 5.1% fail on Individual direction indicators (120% worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 4.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.7% fail on Headlamp
    • 4.7% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.7% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 3.4% fail on Horn
      • 1.3% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 2.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.1% fail on Position lamp
  • 19% fail on Brakes
    • 12% fail on Brake performance
      • 11% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (140% worse than other 1999 vans)
        • 11% fail on Rbt (sp) (140% worse than other 1999 vans)
          • 6.8% fail on Service brake imbalance (150% worse than other 1999 vans)
          • 6.0% fail on Service brake performance (130% worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 3.8% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.8% fail on Rbt
          • 3.4% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.85% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.43% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.43% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 8.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes (98% worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 0.85% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 0.43% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.43% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.43% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.43% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.43% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.43% fail on Pedal
    • 0.43% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.43% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
  • 17% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 8.9% fail on Exhaust system (99% worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Chassis
      • 2.1% fail on Chassis condition
      • 0.43% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 2.6% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.85% fail on Tank (5 times worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 0.85% fail on Pipe
      • 0.85% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 2.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
      • 0.43% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.43% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 2.1% fail on Doors
      • 1.7% fail on Other passenger's door (10 times worse than other 1999 vans)
        • 1.7% fail on Door condition (10 times worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 0.43% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.43% fail on Door condition
    • 0.85% fail on Seats
      • 0.85% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.43% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.43% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.43% fail on Towbar
      • 0.43% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.43% fail on Transmission
      • 0.43% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.43% fail on Prop shaft
  • 14% fail on Suspension
    • 11% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.7% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.43% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.7% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.3% fail on Springs
      • 1.3% fail on Leaf springs
        • 0.85% fail on Leaf spring
        • 0.43% fail on Anchor pins and bushes
    • 1.3% fail on Sub-frames
      • 1.3% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.43% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.43% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 12% fail on Visibility
    • 7.7% fail on Washers
    • 3.4% fail on Wipers
    • 1.7% fail on View to rear
      • 1.7% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.43% fail on Driver's view
  • 11% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (100% worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 11% fail on Exhaust emissions (140% worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 11% fail on Spark ignition (7 times worse than other 1999 vans)
        • 8.5% fail on Catalyst emissions (7 times worse than other 1999 vans)
        • 2.6% fail on Emissions not tested (8 times worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 0.43% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.43% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 4.3% fail on Tyres
    • 3.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.3% fail on Condition
  • 1.3% fail on Steering (77% better than other 1999 vans)
    • 0.85% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.43% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.43% fail on Intermediate drop arm
    • 0.43% fail on Steering column
  • 1.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.3% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.85% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.43% fail on Condition
  • 0.85% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.85% fail on Registration plates