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Toyota Hi-Ace MOT Results

59.2% pass rate
from 201 tests in 2017
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 vans and highlighted areas where the Toyota Hi-Ace is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 6.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.5% fail on Rear lamps
      • 2.5% fail on Front lamps
    • 6.0% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 6.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.5% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 5.5% fail on Fog lamp
      • 1.5% fail on Tell tale
    • 5.5% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.5% fail on Headlamp
      • 1.00% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 1.00% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.50% fail on Dipswitch
    • 3.5% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.5% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.0% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.5% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.50% fail on Side repeaters
    • 2.0% fail on Horn
    • 1.00% fail on Battery
    • 1.00% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.50% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.50% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 15% fail on Brakes
    • 12% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.5% fail on Rear wheels
      • 6.0% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.5% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 1.00% fail on Parking brake performance (81% better than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 1.00% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.50% fail on Service brake performance
    • 7.0% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 6.0% fail on Components
        • 4.5% fail on Pipes
        • 1.00% fail on Hoses
        • 0.50% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.50% fail on Valves
      • 0.50% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.50% fail on Operation
      • 0.50% fail on Leaks
    • 0.50% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.50% fail on Clevis joint
  • 13% fail on Suspension
    • 8.0% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 4.5% fail on Component mounting
      • 3.5% fail on Spring mounting
      • 0.50% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 4.0% fail on Anti-roll bars (2 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (4 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (4 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.50% fail on Attachment
      • 0.50% fail on Linkage condition
    • 1.5% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.00% fail on Front
      • 0.50% fail on Rear
    • 1.5% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.5% fail on Condition
    • 1.00% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.00% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.50% fail on Leaf springs
      • 0.50% fail on Condition
    • 0.50% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 9.5% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 4.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.0% fail on Emissions
    • 1.5% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.00% fail on Tank (8 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.50% fail on Cap
      • 0.50% fail on System
    • 1.5% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 9.0% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.0% fail on Washers
    • 4.5% fail on Wipers
    • 2.0% fail on Mirrors
  • 7.0% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 3.5% fail on Body condition
    • 2.5% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 2.5% fail on Chassis
    • 1.5% fail on Doors
      • 1.00% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.50% fail on Drivers
    • 0.50% fail on Seats
      • 0.50% fail on Passengers
      • 0.50% fail on Drivers
  • 4.5% fail on Steering
    • 3.5% fail on Steering system
      • 1.5% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.00% fail on Free play
        • 1.00% fail on Steering box
      • 1.00% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.50% fail on Steering box
    • 0.50% fail on Steering control
      • 0.50% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.50% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.50% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.50% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 4.0% fail on Tyres
    • 2.5% fail on Condition
    • 1.5% fail on Tread depth
  • 4.0% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 4.0% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.5% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.50% fail on Requirements
      • 0.50% fail on Condition
  • 1.5% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.00% fail on Registration plate
    • 0.50% fail on Vehicle Identification Number