Toyota Hi-Ace MOT Results

Registered in 1997
55.5% pass rate
from 1,000 tests in 2017
(9.4% better than other 1997 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 1997 vans and highlighted areas where the Toyota Hi-Ace is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (16% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 7.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.4% fail on Front lamps (47% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Rear lamps
    • 6.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 6.2% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.60% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.30% fail on Switch
    • 6.0% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 5.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.0% fail on Headlamp aim (40% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 2.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.2% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.80% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.10% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.10% fail on Switch
    • 1.5% fail on Battery (47% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Horn (69% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.90% fail on Headlamps (78% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.90% fail on Headlamp (78% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.20% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 16% fail on Suspension (31% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 8.1% fail on Prescribed areas (34% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 7.2% fail on Component mounting
      • 1.1% fail on Spring mounting (70% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 4.0% fail on Shock absorbers (91% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 4.0% fail on Condition (91% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 3.6% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.5% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.70% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.30% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.10% fail on Attachment
    • 2.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.0% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.70% fail on Drive shafts (75% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.60% fail on Front drive shafts (78% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.60% fail on Constant velocity joints (78% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.10% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.20% fail on Coil springs (83% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Condition
      • 0.10% fail on Location
    • 0.20% fail on Wheel bearings (89% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Front (84% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.10% fail on Leaf springs
      • 0.10% fail on Condition
    • 0.10% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.10% fail on Condition
    • 0.10% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.10% fail on Attachment
    • 0.10% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.10% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.10% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 15% fail on Brakes (28% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 7.2% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 6.9% fail on Components
        • 3.6% fail on Pipes
        • 3.5% fail on Hoses
        • 0.40% fail on Valves (79% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.20% fail on Leaks
    • 6.0% fail on Brake performance (52% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Rear wheels (49% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Front wheels (50% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Parking brake performance (63% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.30% fail on Service brake performance (91% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.30% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.2% fail on Hub components
      • 2.1% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.40% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.80% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.80% fail on Condition
    • 0.40% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.30% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.30% fail on Pedal
        • 0.30% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.20% fail on ABS
    • 0.10% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.10% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
  • 11% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.4% fail on Wipers
    • 3.1% fail on Washers
    • 1.2% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.70% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.10% fail on Bonnet
  • 8.2% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 6.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.0% fail on Emissions
    • 0.90% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.70% fail on Fuel system (61% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.40% fail on Tank
      • 0.20% fail on Cap
      • 0.10% fail on Hose
  • 6.1% fail on Tyres
    • 4.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.20% fail on Valve stem
  • 5.4% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (37% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 3.5% fail on Body condition
    • 1.4% fail on Vehicle structure (53% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Chassis (53% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.40% fail on Doors
      • 0.20% fail on Drivers
      • 0.20% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.30% fail on Seats
      • 0.20% fail on Passengers
      • 0.10% fail on Drivers
    • 0.30% fail on Load security
      • 0.30% fail on Tailgate (8 times worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.10% fail on Body security
  • 2.9% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (55% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 2.8% fail on Seat belts (56% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Prescribed areas (65% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.70% fail on Condition
      • 0.20% fail on Requirements
    • 0.10% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.10% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.90% fail on Steering (85% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.60% fail on Steering system (87% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.30% fail on Steering rack (83% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Free play
        • 0.10% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.10% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.10% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.10% fail on Steering damper
    • 0.20% fail on Power steering (80% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Operation
      • 0.10% fail on Drive system
      • 0.10% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.10% fail on Steering operation
  • 0.50% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.50% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.40% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.40% fail on Attachment
  • 0.10% fail on Towbars
    • 0.10% fail on Vehicle structure