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Toyota Carina MOT Results

70.5% pass rate
from 220 tests in 2017
Number of tests by age
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 pre-1990 cars and highlighted areas where the Toyota Carina is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 3.2% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.3% fail on Battery
    • 1.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.8% fail on Front lamps
    • 1.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.91% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.45% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.45% fail on Side repeaters
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.45% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.45% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.45% fail on Horn
    • 0.45% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 10% fail on Suspension
    • 6.8% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 5.9% fail on Component mounting (110% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 0.45% fail on Spring mounting
    • 2.3% fail on Drive shafts
      • 2.3% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 2.3% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 0.45% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.45% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.45% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.45% fail on Condition
    • 0.45% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.45% fail on Front
    • 0.45% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
    • 0.45% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.45% fail on Condition
  • 8.2% fail on Brakes
    • 4.5% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.7% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.8% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.91% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.91% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 3.2% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 2.7% fail on Components
        • 2.3% fail on Pipes
        • 0.45% fail on Hoses
      • 0.45% fail on Operation
    • 0.91% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.91% fail on Condition
    • 0.45% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.45% fail on Pedal
        • 0.45% fail on Condition
  • 5.9% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.0% fail on Wipers
    • 0.45% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.45% fail on Washers
  • 4.5% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 4.5% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.2% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.45% fail on Requirements
      • 0.45% fail on Condition
      • 0.45% fail on Attachment
      • 0.45% fail on Installation check
        • 0.45% fail on Anchorage's
  • 4.5% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 3.6% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.91% fail on Emissions
    • 0.45% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 3.6% fail on Steering
    • 2.7% fail on Steering system
      • 2.7% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.45% fail on Power steering
      • 0.45% fail on Other components
    • 0.45% fail on Locking devices
  • 3.2% fail on Tyres
    • 1.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.91% fail on Condition
    • 0.45% fail on Size/type
  • 1.8% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.8% fail on Body condition
  • 1.4% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.4% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.45% fail on Towbars
    • 0.45% fail on Towbar