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Toyota Starlet MOT Results

80.0% pass rate
from 90 tests in 2020
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 Starlet is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.9% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 4.4% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 3.3% fail on Horn
      • 1.1% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.2% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 2.2% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 2.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 2.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 2.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.1% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Stop lamp
  • 8.9% fail on Suspension
    • 2.2% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 2.2% fail on Macpherson strut (16 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 1.1% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 2.2% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.1% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.1% fail on Springs
      • 1.1% fail on Coil springs
        • 1.1% fail on Coil spring
    • 1.1% fail on Suspension rods
      • 1.1% fail on Suspension rod
  • 5.6% fail on Brakes
    • 4.4% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.2% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.2% fail on Rbt
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.1% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 1.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 1.1% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.1% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.1% fail on Brake pads
  • 4.4% fail on Visibility
    • 3.3% fail on Wipers
    • 1.1% fail on Washers
  • 3.3% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 3.3% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 3.3% fail on Spark ignition
        • 3.3% fail on Non catalyst emissions
  • 2.2% fail on Steering
    • 1.1% fail on Steering gear
      • 1.1% fail on Steering rack
    • 1.1% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.1% fail on Locking devices
  • 2.2% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 2.2% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.1% fail on Pipe
      • 1.1% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device