Toyota Hi-Ace MOT Results

Registered in 1997
56.2% pass rate
from 721 tests in 2020
(4.9% 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.

  • 17% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (16% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 7.5% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (77% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 7.5% fail on Rear fog lamp (77% worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 7.4% fail on Rear fog lamp (77% worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.28% fail on Switch (37% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 5.8% fail on Stop lamp (48% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamps (55% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Headlamp (52% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 1.7% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (29% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Electrical equipment (71% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Horn (69% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Battery(ies) (77% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Headlamp aim (72% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp aim (74% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.83% fail on Direction indicators (77% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.83% fail on Flashing type (77% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.55% fail on Individual direction indicators (75% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.14% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.14% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.28% fail on Position lamps (34% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Position lamp (28% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.28% fail on Mandatory tell-tales (37% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale (110% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 16% fail on Suspension (12% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 8.0% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (21% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 4.2% fail on Suspension arms (5.8% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 3.1% fail on Ball joint (49% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on Ball joint dust cover (55% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.42% fail on Suspension arm (160% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 2.6% fail on Shock absorbers (120% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 2.5% fail on Anti-roll bars (21% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (67% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.69% fail on Pins and bushes (21% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.14% fail on Linkage ball joints
    • 0.55% fail on Springs (74% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Coil springs (63% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.14% fail on Coil spring
        • 0.14% fail on Mounting
      • 0.14% fail on Torsion bars
        • 0.14% fail on Torsion bar
      • 0.14% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.42% fail on Wheel bearings (71% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.28% fail on Other suspension component (54% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Ball joint (7.2% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on Axles
      • 0.14% fail on Axle
    • 0.14% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.14% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.14% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.14% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
  • 13% fail on Body, chassis, structure (15% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 5.3% fail on Exhaust system (14% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 3.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure (16% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 3.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (15% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 2.9% fail on Chassis (12% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 2.9% fail on Chassis condition (12% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Transmission (58% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Drive shafts (41% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 1.4% fail on Joints (40% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.55% fail on Towbar (20% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Vehicle structure (56% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Coupling
      • 0.14% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.55% fail on Body (40% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Panel (40% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Other body component (25% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.42% fail on Bumpers (29% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.42% fail on Seats (25% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.42% fail on Driver's seat (7.3% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.28% fail on Boot lid (4 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Boot lid condition (4 times worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.28% fail on Cabs (14% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Prescribed areas (4.1% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on Load security
      • 0.14% fail on Tailgate
        • 0.14% fail on Tailgate condition
    • 0.14% fail on Doors
      • 0.14% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.14% fail on Door condition
    • 0.14% fail on Floor
  • 13% fail on Brakes (24% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 5.3% fail on Brake performance (52% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Service brake performance (52% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 2.1% fail on Rbt (56% better than other 1997 vans)
          • 1.8% fail on Service brake performance (54% better than other 1997 vans)
          • 0.55% fail on Service brake imbalance (53% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.14% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.14% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.14% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.14% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 2.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (52% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 1.9% fail on Rbt (sp) (53% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.14% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 1.4% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (72% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt (sp) (71% better than other 1997 vans)
          • 0.83% fail on Service brake imbalance (67% better than other 1997 vans)
          • 0.55% fail on Service brake performance (80% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Parking brake performance (82% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.28% fail on Rbt (82% better than other 1997 vans)
          • 0.28% fail on Parking brake performance (81% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.9% fail on Mechanical brake components (36% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 3.6% fail on Brake linings and pads (130% worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 3.6% fail on Brake pads (140% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.42% fail on Brake discs and drums (57% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.42% fail on Brake discs (53% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Rigid brake pipes (32% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.97% fail on Parking brake control (140% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.97% fail on Lever (140% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.69% fail on Flexible brake hoses (24% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.42% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (38% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.42% fail on Pedal (25% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.42% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (14% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.42% fail on Anti-lock braking system (13% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.28% fail on Load sensing valves (79% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.14% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.14% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.14% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 8.5% fail on Visibility (7.0% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 6.1% fail on Wipers (23% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Washers (55% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.83% fail on View to rear (81% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.83% fail on Mirrors (81% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.14% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.14% fail on Windscreen
  • 4.7% fail on Tyres (15% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Condition (25% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Tread depth (8.5% worse than other 1997 vans)
  • 3.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (18% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Seat belts (16% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Prescribed areas (39% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Condition (91% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Requirements (100% worse than other 1997 vans)
  • 3.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (37% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 2.5% fail on Exhaust emissions (38% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Compression ignition (23% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.97% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (7.5% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.55% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (5.7% worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.55% fail on Emissions not tested (42% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on Spark ignition (64% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.55% fail on Catalyst emissions (51% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.55% fail on Fluid leaks (43% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.42% fail on Engine oil leaks (37% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
      • 0.14% fail on Other leaks
  • 0.97% fail on Steering (81% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.55% fail on Power steering (24% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Operation (9.6% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.14% fail on Other components
    • 0.42% fail on Steering linkage components (82% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.14% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.14% fail on Locking devices
  • 0.55% fail on Identification of the vehicle (28% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.55% fail on Registration plates (27% better than other 1997 vans)
  • 0.28% fail on Road Wheels (1.9% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on Condition
    • 0.14% fail on Attachment