Toyota Hi-Lux MOT Results

Registered in 2008
61.9% pass rate
from 2,890 tests in 2020
(19% better than other 2008 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 2008 vans and highlighted areas where the Toyota Hi-Lux is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Brakes
    • 11% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.2% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 5.0% fail on Rbt (sp) (22% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.1% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (24 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on Service brake performance (56% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 4.3% fail on Rbt (52% worse than other 2008 vans)
          • 3.6% fail on Service brake performance (61% worse than other 2008 vans)
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake imbalance (68% worse than other 2008 vans)
          • 0.035% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.14% fail on Decelerometer (10 times worse than other 2008 vans)
          • 0.14% fail on Service brake performance (11 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.069% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.069% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 2.5% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (87% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 2.4% fail on Rbt (sp) (82% worse than other 2008 vans)
          • 1.6% fail on Service brake imbalance (150% worse than other 2008 vans)
          • 0.93% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.069% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (7 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.035% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.035% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 2.0% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 2.0% fail on Rbt
          • 1.7% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.28% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.035% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.52% fail on Brake performance not tested (110% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 5.5% fail on Rigid brake pipes (32% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.5% fail on Mechanical brake components (28% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.8% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.8% fail on Brake pads
        • 0.10% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.87% fail on Brake discs and drums (48% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.83% fail on Brake discs (50% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.035% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.42% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.21% fail on Cable
        • 0.14% fail on Lever
        • 0.035% fail on Pivot
        • 0.035% fail on Brake slack adjuster
    • 1.7% fail on Parking brake control (160% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Lever (160% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (92% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.83% fail on Hand lever (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.48% fail on Pedal
    • 0.55% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (56% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on Anti-lock braking system (48% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.28% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 0.17% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.14% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.10% fail on Other braking system component (8 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.035% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
      • 0.035% fail on Other components
    • 0.14% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.10% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
      • 0.035% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.10% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.035% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.035% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.035% fail on Valves
    • 0.10% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 15% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (32% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.7% fail on Stop lamp (46% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.6% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (42% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 3.6% fail on Rear fog lamp (42% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 3.6% fail on Rear fog lamp (43% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Headlamp aim (28% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.9% fail on Headlamp aim (27% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.8% fail on Position lamps (30% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Position lamp (31% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (54% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamps (41% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Headlamp (40% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.069% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 1.5% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.93% fail on Horn
      • 0.35% fail on Trailer electrical socket (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.035% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.93% fail on Direction indicators (67% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.93% fail on Flashing type (67% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.69% fail on Individual direction indicators (63% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.24% fail on Side repeaters (72% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.31% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.069% fail on Hazard warning (78% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.069% fail on Switch (78% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.069% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.069% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.069% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.069% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
      • 0.035% fail on Main beam tell-tale
  • 10% fail on Suspension (42% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 4.3% fail on Springs
      • 2.7% fail on Leaf springs (48% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.7% fail on Leaf spring
        • 0.90% fail on Shackle pins and bushes (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.24% fail on Anchor pins and bushes
        • 0.035% fail on Fixings and fixing bolts
      • 1.6% fail on Coil springs
        • 1.6% fail on Coil spring
      • 0.10% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 3.1% fail on Suspension arms (46% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.93% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.035% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 1.8% fail on Anti-roll bars (75% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.93% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (38% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.42% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.31% fail on Linkage ball joints (88% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.069% fail on Pins and bushes (94% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.069% fail on Ball joint (90% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.035% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 1.5% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.93% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (45% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.76% fail on Wheel bearings (55% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.59% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.45% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.21% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.035% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.069% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.035% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.035% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.035% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.035% fail on Macpherson strut
    • 0.035% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.035% fail on Sub-frame
  • 8.5% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 4.2% fail on Exhaust system (89% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Transmission (26% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Prop shafts (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on Joints (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.48% fail on Prop shaft (110% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.10% fail on Flexible couplings
        • 0.069% fail on Bearing housing
      • 0.90% fail on Drive shafts (69% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.87% fail on Joints (70% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.035% fail on Drive shaft
    • 0.73% fail on Chassis
      • 0.69% fail on Chassis condition
      • 0.035% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 0.66% fail on Bumpers (170% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.52% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.52% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.38% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.28% fail on Tank
      • 0.069% fail on System
      • 0.035% fail on Hose
    • 0.38% fail on Body
      • 0.28% fail on Other body component
      • 0.10% fail on Panel
    • 0.31% fail on Towbar (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.24% fail on Other towbar components (5 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.035% fail on Towbar condition
      • 0.035% fail on Coupling
    • 0.069% fail on Load security
      • 0.035% fail on Tailgate
        • 0.035% fail on Tailgate condition
      • 0.035% fail on Loading door
    • 0.069% fail on Floor
    • 0.069% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.035% fail on Boot lid condition
      • 0.035% fail on Other boot lid component
    • 0.035% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.035% fail on Carrier
    • 0.035% fail on Cabs
      • 0.035% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 5.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (24% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 5.4% fail on Exhaust emissions (18% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 4.9% fail on Compression ignition
        • 1.9% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (75% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.9% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (61% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.69% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (72% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.69% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.035% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
      • 0.52% fail on Spark ignition (69% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.45% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (70% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.035% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.035% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.14% fail on Fluid leaks (82% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.069% fail on Engine oil leaks (88% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.069% fail on Transmission oil leaks
  • 5.3% fail on Visibility (43% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.1% fail on Wipers (28% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Washers (50% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.28% fail on View to rear (70% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Mirrors (69% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.10% fail on Condition of glass (80% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Windscreen (80% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.069% fail on Driver's view
  • 2.7% fail on Tyres (57% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 2.1% fail on Tread depth (46% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.59% fail on Condition (77% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.069% fail on Size/type
  • 2.1% fail on Steering (62% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Steering linkage components (71% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.97% fail on Track rod end (76% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.069% fail on Locking devices
      • 0.035% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.69% fail on Power steering
      • 0.38% fail on Other components
      • 0.28% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.035% fail on Operation
    • 0.31% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.31% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.069% fail on Steering play
      • 0.069% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.035% fail on Steering coupling
      • 0.035% fail on Universal joint
  • 1.9% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (40% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Seat belts (41% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.66% fail on Condition
      • 0.31% fail on Prescribed areas (69% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.069% fail on Requirements
      • 0.035% fail on Pre-tensioners
    • 0.87% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 1.2% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.38% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.38% fail on Attachment