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Toyota Hi-Lux MOT Results

65.9% pass rate
from 372 tests in 2020
(16% better than other pre-1990 vans)
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 (12% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 6.2% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (77% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 6.2% fail on Rear fog lamp (77% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 6.2% fail on Rear fog lamp (82% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.27% fail on Switch
    • 3.8% fail on Direction indicators (5.6% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 3.8% fail on Flashing type (5.6% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 2.2% fail on Individual direction indicators (11% better than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 1.9% fail on Side repeaters (2 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.27% fail on All direction indicators
    • 3.5% fail on Stop lamp (1.9% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim (39% better than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim (33% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamps (49% better than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp (48% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 1.9% fail on Electrical equipment (58% better than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Electrical wiring (2 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.81% fail on Battery(ies) (32% better than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.27% fail on Horn
    • 1.1% fail on Position lamps (2 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Position lamp (2 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 0.81% fail on Rear reflectors (7 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 0.54% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (76% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 0.27% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.27% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 13% fail on Brakes (12% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 9.7% fail on Brake performance (13% better than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 5.6% fail on Service brake performance (1.4% better than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 5.4% fail on Rbt (3.7% better than other pre-1990 vans)
          • 3.8% fail on Service brake performance (16% better than other pre-1990 vans)
          • 1.6% fail on Service brake imbalance (2.0% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.27% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.27% fail on Service brake performance
      • 4.3% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (14% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 4.0% fail on Rbt (sp) (8.7% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
          • 2.4% fail on Service brake imbalance (8.4% better than other pre-1990 vans)
          • 1.9% fail on Service brake performance (18% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.27% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 3.8% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (15% better than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 3.5% fail on Rbt (sp) (19% better than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.27% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 1.3% fail on Parking brake performance (1.00% better than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt (1.1% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
          • 1.3% fail on Parking brake performance (30% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.27% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.2% fail on Mechanical brake components (120% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Brake linings and pads (3 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 1.6% fail on Brake pads (3 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.54% fail on Brake discs and drums (53% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.54% fail on Brake discs (89% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 1.9% fail on Load sensing valves (3 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes (62% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 0.54% fail on Hydraulic systems (39% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.27% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.27% fail on Valves
    • 0.54% fail on Other components and prescribed areas (110% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.54% fail on Prescribed areas (150% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.27% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
        • 0.27% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
    • 0.27% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.27% fail on Pedal
  • 9.1% fail on Suspension (37% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 3.2% fail on Springs (100% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 2.2% fail on Leaf springs (9 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.81% fail on Leaf spring (12 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.54% fail on Anchor bracket (23 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.27% fail on Anchor pins and bushes
        • 0.27% fail on Shackle bracket
        • 0.27% fail on Shackle pins and bushes
      • 1.1% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas (63% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 3.2% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (58% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 1.9% fail on Shock absorbers (200% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Axles (5 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.54% fail on Swivel pins and bushes (18 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.27% fail on Axle
      • 0.27% fail on Swivel joints/housing
    • 0.81% fail on Wheel bearings (68% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 0.27% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.27% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.27% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.27% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 9.1% fail on Body, chassis, structure (25% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 4.8% fail on Exhaust system (43% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure (58% better than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (58% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Chassis (54% better than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Chassis condition (53% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Body (23% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Panel (160% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 0.81% fail on Seats (19% better than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.81% fail on Driver's seat (20% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 0.54% fail on Fuel system (41% better than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.27% fail on Tank
      • 0.27% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.54% fail on Transmission (78% better than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.27% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.27% fail on Joints
      • 0.27% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.27% fail on Flexible couplings
  • 5.6% fail on Visibility (47% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Wipers (40% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Washers (63% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 0.27% fail on View to rear
      • 0.27% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.8% fail on Steering (37% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 3.5% fail on Steering linkage components (63% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Ball joint (4 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Track rod end (6.9% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.27% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.27% fail on Other components
        • 0.27% fail on Steering linkage
    • 0.27% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.27% fail on Power steering
      • 0.27% fail on Operation
    • 0.27% fail on Steering column
  • 3.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (43% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Exhaust emissions (43% better than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Compression ignition (2 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.81% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (5 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.81% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (2 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.27% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 1.1% fail on Spark ignition (77% better than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.81% fail on Non catalyst emissions (78% better than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.27% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.54% fail on Fluid leaks (52% better than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.27% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.27% fail on Other leaks
  • 2.7% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (14% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Seat belts (23% better than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Prescribed areas (19% better than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.54% fail on Condition (7.5% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 0.27% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 1.9% fail on Tyres (22% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Tread depth (20% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 0.81% fail on Condition (46% better than other pre-1990 vans)
  • 0.81% fail on Identification of the vehicle (13% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 0.81% fail on Registration plates (6.3% better than other pre-1990 vans)
  • 0.27% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.27% fail on Attachment