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Toyota Hi-Lux MOT Results

63.0% pass rate
from 449 tests in 2020
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 vans and highlighted areas where the Toyota Hi-Lux is unusually good or bad.

  • 17% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 4.5% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 4.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 4.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.22% fail on Front fog lamps
        • 0.22% fail on Front fog lamp switch
    • 3.6% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 2.7% fail on Horn
      • 0.89% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.4% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.22% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.7% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.7% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.8% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.89% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.45% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.22% fail on Switch
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.3% fail on Rear reflectors (11 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.22% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.22% fail on Switch
    • 0.22% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.22% fail on Main beam tell-tale
  • 16% fail on Brakes
    • 11% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.3% fail on Service brake performance
        • 5.1% fail on Rbt
          • 4.0% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.22% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.22% fail on Service brake performance
      • 4.9% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 4.5% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 0.22% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
        • 0.22% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 4.5% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 4.5% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 3.3% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 1.6% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.9% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 2.7% fail on Rbt
          • 2.0% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.67% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.22% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.22% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.22% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.3% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 2.0% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.1% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.1% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.89% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.67% fail on Pivot (40 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.22% fail on Linkage
      • 0.22% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.22% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.6% fail on Load sensing valves (3 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 0.45% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.22% fail on Servos
      • 0.22% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.45% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.45% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.22% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
        • 0.22% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
    • 0.22% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.22% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
    • 0.22% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.22% fail on Lever
    • 0.22% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.22% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.22% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
  • 15% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 5.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.9% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 2.9% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 2.9% fail on Transmission
      • 2.4% fail on Prop shafts (6 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 1.1% fail on Prop shaft (5 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.67% fail on Joints (4 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.67% fail on Flexible couplings (22 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.45% fail on Bearing housing (12 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.45% fail on Drive shafts (80% better than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.45% fail on Joints (79% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Chassis
      • 2.2% fail on Chassis condition
      • 0.22% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 1.8% fail on Body
      • 0.67% fail on Panel
      • 0.45% fail on Body condition (7 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.45% fail on Other body component
      • 0.22% fail on Mounting fixings
    • 1.6% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.45% fail on Pipe
      • 0.45% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.45% fail on System
      • 0.22% fail on Hose
    • 1.1% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.89% fail on Cabs
      • 0.67% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.22% fail on Cab condition
    • 0.45% fail on Towbar
      • 0.45% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.45% fail on Floor
    • 0.45% fail on Seats
      • 0.45% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.22% fail on Doors
      • 0.22% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.22% fail on Door condition
  • 8.7% fail on Suspension (43% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 2.2% fail on Springs
      • 1.8% fail on Leaf springs (4 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.45% fail on Leaf spring (5 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.45% fail on Fixings and fixing bolts (9 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.45% fail on Shackle bracket (17 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.45% fail on Shackle pins and bushes
        • 0.22% fail on Spring saddle
      • 0.45% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.2% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (72% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.1% fail on Axles (5 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.45% fail on Swivel pins and bushes (14 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Axle
      • 0.22% fail on Stub axle
      • 0.22% fail on King pins
    • 1.1% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.45% fail on Suspension arms (88% better than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.45% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.22% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.22% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 0.22% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.22% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.22% fail on Suspension unit
  • 7.6% fail on Visibility
    • 4.7% fail on Washers
    • 3.8% fail on Wipers
  • 7.1% fail on Steering
    • 5.3% fail on Steering linkage components (120% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Drag link end (8 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.89% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.89% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.67% fail on Other components (7 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.45% fail on Steering linkage (10 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.22% fail on Steering component
      • 0.45% fail on Intermediate drop arm (7 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Lock stop
    • 1.1% fail on Power steering (6 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.67% fail on Operation (10 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Pump
      • 0.22% fail on Other components
    • 0.67% fail on Steering gear (75% better than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.45% fail on Steering box (5 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Operation
      • 0.22% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.22% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.22% fail on Steering shaft
    • 0.22% fail on Steering play
      • 0.22% fail on Steering box
  • 5.1% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 5.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 4.5% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.67% fail on Condition
  • 3.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (51% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Exhaust emissions (54% better than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.67% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.67% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 1.1% fail on Spark ignition (76% better than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.89% fail on Non catalyst emissions (76% better than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.22% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.67% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.22% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.22% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.22% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
  • 1.6% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plates
  • 1.3% fail on Tyres
    • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.22% fail on Tread depth
  • 0.45% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.45% fail on Attachment