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Toyota Hi-Lux MOT Results

61.2% pass rate
from 505 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 vans and highlighted areas where the Toyota Hi-Lux is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 8.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (120% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 7.9% fail on Fog lamp (150% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.59% fail on Tell tale
    • 6.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.6% fail on Front lamps
      • 2.2% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.20% fail on All position lamps
    • 5.0% fail on Direction indicators
      • 5.0% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.8% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.6% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.79% fail on All direction indicators
    • 4.8% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 3.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.8% fail on Headlamp aim (45% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Horn
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamps (67% better than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Headlamp (65% better than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.20% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.20% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.20% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 1.4% fail on Rear reflectors (7 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 0.99% fail on Battery
    • 0.59% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.40% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.40% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.40% fail on Lamp
    • 0.20% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 18% fail on Brakes
    • 12% fail on Brake performance
      • 7.5% fail on Rear wheels
      • 4.8% fail on Front wheels
      • 4.6% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.8% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 1.6% fail on Service brake performance
    • 5.9% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 5.1% fail on Components
        • 3.6% fail on Pipes
        • 1.6% fail on Valves (2 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.99% fail on Hoses
      • 0.40% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.40% fail on Leaks
      • 0.20% fail on Operation
    • 2.0% fail on Hub components
      • 1.4% fail on Brake pads (2 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.40% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.20% fail on Wheel cylinder
    • 0.79% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.79% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.40% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
      • 0.20% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
      • 0.20% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
    • 0.59% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.40% fail on Cable
      • 0.20% fail on Clevis joint
    • 0.40% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.40% fail on Condition
    • 0.40% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.40% fail on Pedal
        • 0.40% fail on Anti-slip
  • 12% fail on Suspension (26% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 5.5% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 3.2% fail on Component mounting (51% better than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Spring mounting
      • 0.20% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 3.6% fail on Leaf springs (9 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Pins and bushes (12 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 2.0% fail on Shackle (12 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.40% fail on Anchor (10 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.59% fail on Anchor bracket (8 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.40% fail on Condition
      • 0.40% fail on Securing bolts (12 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 3.2% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 3.0% fail on Front
      • 0.20% fail on Rear
    • 1.8% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.8% fail on Condition
    • 0.40% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.40% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.40% fail on Axles
      • 0.40% fail on Swivel joints/housing (36 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 0.40% fail on Drive shafts (78% better than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.40% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.40% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 0.20% fail on Panhard rods
      • 0.20% fail on Condition
    • 0.20% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 10% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 5.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.4% fail on Fuel system (110% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on System (2 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.79% fail on Cap
      • 0.59% fail on Pipe
      • 0.20% fail on Tank
    • 2.4% fail on Emissions
    • 1.4% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 9.3% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 6.9% fail on Body condition (110% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 2.6% fail on Chassis
    • 0.59% fail on Doors
      • 0.40% fail on Drivers
      • 0.20% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.40% fail on Body security
    • 0.20% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.20% fail on Seats
      • 0.20% fail on Drivers
  • 8.3% fail on Driver's view of the road (35% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 6.1% fail on Wipers
    • 2.6% fail on Washers (67% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 0.59% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.40% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.20% fail on Bonnet
  • 6.3% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (66% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 6.3% fail on Seat belts (66% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 5.9% fail on Prescribed areas (100% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Condition
      • 0.20% fail on Attachment
  • 5.0% fail on Steering
    • 4.4% fail on Steering system
      • 2.6% fail on Drag link end (5 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.40% fail on Steering damper
      • 0.40% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.20% fail on Free play
        • 0.20% fail on Steering box
      • 0.20% fail on Steering box
      • 0.20% fail on Intermediate drop arm
      • 0.20% fail on Other components
        • 0.20% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.40% fail on Steering control
      • 0.20% fail on Steering lock
      • 0.20% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.20% fail on Flexible coupling
    • 0.40% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.40% fail on Power steering
      • 0.20% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.20% fail on Pump
    • 0.20% fail on Locking devices
  • 2.6% fail on Tyres
    • 1.4% fail on Condition
    • 1.2% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.2% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.79% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.79% fail on Attachment (3 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
  • 0.20% fail on Towbars
    • 0.20% fail on Towbar