Toyota Hi-Lux MOT Results

Registered in 2003
50.4% pass rate
from 1,302 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 2003 vans and highlighted areas where the Toyota Hi-Lux is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 11% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 11% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 11% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.23% fail on Switch
    • 5.0% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.5% fail on Position lamp
    • 4.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.077% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.4% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (50% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamps (48% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp (41% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Electrical equipment (52% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.46% fail on Trailer electrical socket (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.46% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.38% fail on Horn (80% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 1.2% fail on Rear reflectors (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Direction indicators (70% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Flashing type (70% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.77% fail on Individual direction indicators (68% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.23% fail on Side repeaters (78% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.077% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.15% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.077% fail on Main beam tell-tale
      • 0.077% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
    • 0.077% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.077% fail on Switch
  • 23% fail on Suspension
    • 7.1% fail on Springs (89% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 5.6% fail on Leaf springs (5 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 2.3% fail on Leaf spring (4 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 2.3% fail on Shackle pins and bushes (8 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.77% fail on Anchor pins and bushes (7 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.38% fail on Shackle bracket (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.15% fail on Fixings and fixing bolts
        • 0.077% fail on Anchor bracket
        • 0.077% fail on Spring saddle
      • 1.6% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas (110% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 7.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 5.8% fail on Ball joint (53% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Suspension arm (9 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Pins and bushes (86% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.077% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 5.8% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 3.5% fail on Anti-roll bars (39% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 1.3% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.46% fail on Linkage
      • 0.31% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.15% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.15% fail on Ball joint
    • 2.8% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 2.4% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 2.0% fail on Other suspension component (120% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.077% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.15% fail on Sub-frames (79% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Ball joint (11 times worse than other 2003 vans)
  • 22% fail on Brakes
    • 14% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.8% fail on Service brake performance (42% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 6.7% fail on Rbt (43% worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 5.8% fail on Service brake performance (53% worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 1.5% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.077% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.077% fail on Service brake performance
      • 6.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 5.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 1.1% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (15 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (33% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 3.0% fail on Rbt (sp) (39% better than other 2003 vans)
          • 2.2% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 1.00% fail on Service brake performance (65% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.31% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (12 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Parking brake performance (50% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 3.1% fail on Rbt
          • 2.9% fail on Parking brake performance (56% worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 0.15% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.23% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.15% fail on Parking brake performance (4 times worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 0.077% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.077% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.077% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.84% fail on Brake performance not tested (130% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 6.5% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 4.6% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 3.5% fail on Brake linings and pads (100% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 3.5% fail on Brake pads (110% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.92% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.61% fail on Brake discs
        • 0.31% fail on Brake drums (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.84% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.38% fail on Pivot (15 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.15% fail on Cable
        • 0.15% fail on Linkage
        • 0.077% fail on Lever
        • 0.077% fail on Clevis joint
    • 1.4% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 0.92% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.92% fail on Lever
    • 0.61% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.38% fail on Pedal
      • 0.23% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.54% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.23% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.15% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.15% fail on Valves
    • 0.46% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.31% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.15% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
        • 0.15% fail on Other braking system component
      • 0.15% fail on Other components
    • 0.23% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.23% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.15% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.15% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.15% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
  • 20% fail on Body, chassis, structure (32% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 9.5% fail on Transmission (81% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 6.3% fail on Drive shafts (44% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 6.2% fail on Joints (44% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.077% fail on Drive shaft
      • 3.8% fail on Prop shafts (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 2.3% fail on Joints (6 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 1.3% fail on Prop shaft (180% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.23% fail on Flexible couplings
        • 0.15% fail on Bearing housing
      • 0.077% fail on Belts
    • 5.8% fail on Chassis (120% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 5.8% fail on Chassis condition (120% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 3.6% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.9% fail on Bumpers (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Body (96% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.69% fail on Mounting fixings (9 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.69% fail on Other body component
      • 0.31% fail on Panel
      • 0.23% fail on Body condition
    • 1.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.5% fail on Towbar (4 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Vehicle structure (4 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.31% fail on Other towbar components (5 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.077% fail on Towbar condition
    • 0.61% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.38% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.15% fail on Tank
      • 0.077% fail on Pipe
    • 0.31% fail on Boot lid (10 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Boot lid condition (8 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.077% fail on Other boot lid component
    • 0.23% fail on Doors (74% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.077% fail on Door condition
        • 0.077% fail on Catch
      • 0.077% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.077% fail on Catch
    • 0.23% fail on Floor
    • 0.23% fail on Cabs
      • 0.15% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.077% fail on Mounting fixings
    • 0.15% fail on Load security
      • 0.077% fail on Tailgate
        • 0.077% fail on Tailgate condition
      • 0.077% fail on Access panel
    • 0.15% fail on Undertray
  • 7.8% fail on Visibility (28% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 4.8% fail on Wipers
    • 2.5% fail on Washers (49% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.54% fail on View to rear
      • 0.54% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.23% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.23% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.23% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.077% fail on Driver's view
  • 7.4% fail on Steering
    • 6.8% fail on Steering linkage components (37% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 5.1% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.31% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.31% fail on Other components (5 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.15% fail on Steering component (6 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.15% fail on Steering linkage (4 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Intermediate drop arm
      • 0.15% fail on Locking devices
      • 0.077% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.23% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.15% fail on Steering column
    • 0.15% fail on Steering play
      • 0.15% fail on Steering box
    • 0.077% fail on Power steering
      • 0.077% fail on Other components
  • 3.8% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 3.6% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.8% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.77% fail on Condition
      • 0.077% fail on Requirements
    • 0.15% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (91% better than other 2003 vans)
  • 3.8% fail on Tyres (46% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 2.8% fail on Tread depth (37% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.00% fail on Condition (63% better than other 2003 vans)
  • 3.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (36% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 3.2% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 3.2% fail on Compression ignition
        • 2.2% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.46% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.31% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.23% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (6 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.077% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
    • 0.38% fail on Fluid leaks (69% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Engine oil leaks (78% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.077% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.077% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
  • 0.84% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.84% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.84% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.84% fail on Attachment (160% worse than other 2003 vans)
  • 0.077% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.077% fail on Speedometer
  • 0.077% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.077% fail on Anchorages