Lexus GS MOT Results

Registered in 1996
70.1% pass rate
from 137 tests in 2017
(32% better than other 1996 cars)
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 1996 cars and highlighted areas where the Lexus GS is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (48% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.6% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.73% fail on Rear lamps
    • 2.9% fail on Battery
    • 2.9% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim
  • 11% fail on Suspension
    • 5.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.73% fail on Condition
    • 2.2% fail on Coil springs
      • 2.2% fail on Condition
    • 1.5% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.5% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.73% fail on Attachment
    • 1.5% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.5% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.73% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.73% fail on Condition
    • 0.73% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.73% fail on Condition
  • 11% fail on Brakes
    • 6.6% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.1% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.5% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.73% fail on Rear wheels
    • 2.2% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.5% fail on Components
        • 0.73% fail on Pipes
        • 0.73% fail on Hoses
      • 0.73% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 2.2% fail on Hub components
      • 2.2% fail on Brake pads
    • 0.73% fail on ABS
    • 0.73% fail on Restricted movement
  • 5.8% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 3.6% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.9% fail on Emissions
    • 1.5% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.73% fail on Pipe
      • 0.73% fail on Cap
  • 3.6% fail on Tyres
    • 2.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.73% fail on Condition
  • 2.2% fail on Steering
    • 1.5% fail on Steering system
      • 0.73% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.73% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.73% fail on Locking devices
  • 2.2% fail on Driver's view of the road (75% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Wipers
    • 0.73% fail on Washers
  • 1.5% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.5% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.73% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.73% fail on Attachment
  • 0.73% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.73% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.73% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.73% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.73% fail on Doors
      • 0.73% fail on Passengers front

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