Toyota Hi-Lux MOT Results

Registered in 1997
55.6% pass rate
from 750 tests in 2020
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-Lux is unusually good or bad.

  • 21% fail on Brakes (27% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 15% fail on Brake performance (36% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 7.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (69% worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 6.0% fail on Rbt (sp) (49% worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 1.1% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (6 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 6.5% fail on Service brake performance
        • 6.5% fail on Rbt
          • 5.3% fail on Service brake performance
          • 2.0% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 6.1% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 6.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 4.5% fail on Service brake imbalance (69% worse than other 1997 vans)
          • 2.4% fail on Service brake performance
      • 4.4% fail on Parking brake performance (150% worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 4.1% fail on Rbt (150% worse than other 1997 vans)
          • 3.7% fail on Parking brake performance (150% worse than other 1997 vans)
          • 0.40% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.13% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.13% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.13% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.13% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.53% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 4.8% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 3.1% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.6% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.5% fail on Brake pads
        • 0.27% fail on Brake linings (9 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.53% fail on Pivot (9 times worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.40% fail on Cable
        • 0.13% fail on Lever
        • 0.13% fail on Linkage
      • 0.67% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.40% fail on Brake discs
        • 0.40% fail on Brake drums (5 times worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 0.93% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.80% fail on Pedal
      • 0.13% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.67% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.53% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.53% fail on Lever
    • 0.40% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.13% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.13% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.13% fail on Valves
    • 0.40% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.40% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.40% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.40% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.27% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.27% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.13% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
        • 0.13% fail on Other braking system component
    • 0.13% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.13% fail on Servos
  • 19% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 7.1% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (52% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 7.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (52% worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 6.9% fail on Rear fog lamp (52% worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.27% fail on Switch
    • 4.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.2% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.1% fail on Position lamp
    • 2.7% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.4% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.4% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.5% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.67% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.27% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.7% fail on Electrical equipment (63% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.80% fail on Horn (75% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.67% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.27% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.13% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 1.6% fail on Headlamps (63% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Headlamp (59% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.93% fail on Rear reflectors (2 times worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.53% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.40% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
      • 0.13% fail on Main beam tell-tale
    • 0.27% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.27% fail on Switch
  • 16% fail on Suspension (20% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 4.0% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.5% fail on Linkage (4 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.67% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.53% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.27% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.13% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.13% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 3.9% fail on Springs (76% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 3.2% fail on Leaf springs (4 times worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 1.9% fail on Shackle pins and bushes (7 times worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.53% fail on Leaf spring
        • 0.53% fail on Spring saddle (8 times worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.27% fail on Anchor pins and bushes
        • 0.27% fail on Fixings and fixing bolts
        • 0.13% fail on Anchor bracket
        • 0.13% fail on Shackle bracket
      • 0.53% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.40% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.40% fail on Coil spring
    • 2.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.3% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.67% fail on Suspension arm (2 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.27% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.13% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 2.3% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 2.1% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (80% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.80% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.40% fail on Other suspension component (4 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.13% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.13% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.53% fail on Axles
      • 0.40% fail on Swivel pins and bushes (5 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Swivel joints/housing
    • 0.13% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.13% fail on Suspension rod
    • 0.13% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.13% fail on Other components
  • 13% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 5.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.1% fail on Transmission
      • 2.1% fail on Prop shafts
        • 1.3% fail on Joints (4 times worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.53% fail on Prop shaft
        • 0.27% fail on Flexible couplings
        • 0.13% fail on Bearing housing
      • 1.1% fail on Drive shafts (60% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 1.1% fail on Joints (59% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 1.9% fail on Chassis
      • 1.9% fail on Chassis condition
    • 1.6% fail on Integral vehicle structure (50% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.5% fail on Body
      • 0.67% fail on Panel
      • 0.53% fail on Other body component
      • 0.27% fail on Body condition
      • 0.13% fail on Mounting fixings
    • 1.1% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.40% fail on Pipe
      • 0.27% fail on Tank
      • 0.27% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.13% fail on System
    • 0.93% fail on Seats
      • 0.93% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.40% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.40% fail on Towbar
      • 0.27% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.13% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.40% fail on Doors
      • 0.27% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.27% fail on Door condition
      • 0.13% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.13% fail on Door condition
    • 0.27% fail on Cabs
      • 0.13% fail on Mounting fixings
      • 0.13% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.13% fail on Load security
      • 0.13% fail on Dropside
        • 0.13% fail on Dropside condition
  • 8.8% fail on Visibility
    • 5.3% fail on Wipers
    • 3.6% fail on Washers
    • 0.27% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.27% fail on View to rear
      • 0.27% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.13% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.13% fail on Windscreen
  • 6.8% fail on Steering
    • 4.9% fail on Steering linkage components (80% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Drag link end (7 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Ball joint (4 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.93% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.67% fail on Intermediate drop arm (13 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.13% fail on Lock stop
    • 1.1% fail on Steering play (4 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.80% fail on Steering box (9 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.27% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.93% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.53% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.40% fail on Steering box (11 times worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.80% fail on Power steering
      • 0.53% fail on Other components
      • 0.27% fail on Operation
    • 0.27% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 5.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 5.5% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 5.2% fail on Compression ignition (88% worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 2.3% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (190% worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 1.9% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 1.1% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.40% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.40% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 0.53% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.40% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.13% fail on Other leaks
  • 3.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 3.3% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.4% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.67% fail on Condition
      • 0.40% fail on Requirements
  • 2.9% fail on Tyres
    • 2.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.67% fail on Condition (69% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.13% fail on Size/type
  • 1.5% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.5% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.67% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.67% fail on Attachment