Toyota Hi-Lux MOT Results

Registered in 1998
52.3% pass rate
from 1,056 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 1998 vans and highlighted areas where the Toyota Hi-Lux is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 12% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (180% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 12% fail on Rear fog lamp (180% worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 12% fail on Rear fog lamp (180% worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.28% fail on Switch
    • 5.1% fail on Position lamps (63% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 5.1% fail on Position lamp (68% worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 4.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.19% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.5% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.5% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.5% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.66% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.19% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.095% fail on Switch
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamps (48% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp (43% better than other 1998 vans)
    • 2.3% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.8% fail on Electrical equipment (61% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.85% fail on Horn (72% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.57% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.19% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.19% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 1.4% fail on Rear reflectors (2 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 0.28% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.28% fail on Switch
    • 0.19% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.19% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 20% fail on Brakes
    • 13% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.9% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (48% worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 5.8% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 0.95% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (8 times worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.19% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 5.6% fail on Service brake performance
        • 5.3% fail on Rbt
          • 4.6% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.85% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.19% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.095% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.095% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.095% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.095% fail on Service brake performance
      • 4.3% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 4.0% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 2.2% fail on Service brake performance
          • 2.1% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.19% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (5 times worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.095% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.095% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.095% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 3.1% fail on Parking brake performance (97% worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 2.8% fail on Rbt (83% worse than other 1998 vans)
          • 2.7% fail on Parking brake performance (91% worse than other 1998 vans)
          • 0.19% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.28% fail on Decelerometer (16 times worse than other 1998 vans)
          • 0.19% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (16 times worse than other 1998 vans)
          • 0.095% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.85% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 4.5% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 3.7% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.3% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.3% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.76% fail on Cable
        • 0.19% fail on Linkage (5 times worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.19% fail on Pivot
        • 0.095% fail on Relay lever
        • 0.095% fail on Clevis joint
      • 0.095% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.095% fail on Brake discs
    • 3.1% fail on Load sensing valves (85% worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 1.0% fail on Pedal
      • 0.095% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.66% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.57% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.095% fail on Valves
    • 0.66% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.47% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.19% fail on Actuating linkage mounting (7 times worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.19% fail on Other braking system component
        • 0.095% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
      • 0.19% fail on Other components
    • 0.47% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.47% fail on Lever
    • 0.38% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.19% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.19% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
  • 19% fail on Suspension
    • 6.0% fail on Suspension arms (41% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 4.6% fail on Ball joint (88% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.95% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.66% fail on Suspension arm (3 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.095% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 5.1% fail on Anti-roll bars (72% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (110% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.0% fail on Linkage (4 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.38% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.28% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.19% fail on Linkage ball joints
    • 4.7% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (50% better than other 1998 vans)
    • 4.5% fail on Springs (89% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 4.2% fail on Leaf springs (4 times worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 2.0% fail on Shackle pins and bushes (6 times worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 1.1% fail on Leaf spring (3 times worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.57% fail on Anchor pins and bushes (4 times worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.38% fail on Shackle bracket (6 times worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.28% fail on Fixings and fixing bolts (3 times worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.095% fail on Spring saddle
      • 0.38% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.1% fail on Shock absorbers (78% worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.3% fail on Other suspension component
      • 1.0% fail on Ball joint (130% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.095% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.095% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.095% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.19% fail on Axles
      • 0.19% fail on Axle (5 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 0.19% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.19% fail on Suspension rod (5 times worse than other 1998 vans)
  • 18% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 6.6% fail on Transmission (61% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 4.3% fail on Drive shafts
        • 4.3% fail on Joints
      • 2.8% fail on Prop shafts (160% worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 2.0% fail on Joints (4 times worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.76% fail on Prop shaft
        • 0.095% fail on Flexible couplings
    • 4.8% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.9% fail on Chassis
      • 3.9% fail on Chassis condition
    • 2.9% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 2.9% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 2.2% fail on Body (80% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.85% fail on Panel
      • 0.66% fail on Other body component
      • 0.57% fail on Mounting fixings (6 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Body condition
    • 1.0% fail on Towbar
      • 0.47% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.28% fail on Other towbar components
      • 0.095% fail on Towbar condition
      • 0.095% fail on Coupling
      • 0.095% fail on Safety device
    • 0.57% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.28% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.19% fail on Tank
      • 0.095% fail on Pipe
    • 0.47% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.38% fail on Cabs
      • 0.38% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.28% fail on Seats
      • 0.28% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.28% fail on Boot lid (6 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Boot lid condition (7 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 0.19% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.095% fail on Spare wheel condition
      • 0.095% fail on Carrier
    • 0.19% fail on Doors (80% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.095% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.095% fail on Door condition
      • 0.095% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.095% fail on Door condition
    • 0.095% fail on Undertray
  • 9.9% fail on Visibility
    • 5.1% fail on Wipers
    • 5.0% fail on Washers
    • 0.47% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.38% fail on View to rear
      • 0.38% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.19% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.19% fail on Windscreen
  • 6.3% fail on Steering
    • 5.6% fail on Steering linkage components (89% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 3.2% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.85% fail on Ball joint (180% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.85% fail on Drag link end (4 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Intermediate drop arm (5 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Other components (4 times worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.19% fail on Steering linkage (5 times worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.095% fail on Steering component
      • 0.28% fail on Locking devices
      • 0.095% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.47% fail on Power steering
      • 0.19% fail on Operation
      • 0.19% fail on Other components
      • 0.095% fail on Pump
    • 0.19% fail on Steering gear (90% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Steering box
    • 0.095% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.095% fail on Steering play
      • 0.095% fail on Steering box
  • 6.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 5.9% fail on Seat belts
      • 4.6% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
      • 0.095% fail on Attachment
    • 0.28% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 5.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 5.0% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 4.6% fail on Compression ignition (54% worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 3.6% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (150% worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.85% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.095% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.095% fail on Exhaust gas recirculation valve
        • 0.095% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.095% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
      • 0.38% fail on Spark ignition (69% better than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.28% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.095% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.47% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.38% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.095% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.095% fail on Other leaks
  • 4.5% fail on Tyres
    • 3.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.095% fail on Size/type
  • 0.47% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.47% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.47% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.28% fail on Attachment
    • 0.19% fail on Condition
  • 0.095% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.095% fail on Speedometer