Lexus GS MOT Results

Registered in 2003
67.9% pass rate
from 318 tests in 2017
(34% better than other 2003 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 2003 cars and highlighted areas where the Lexus GS is unusually good or bad.

  • 12% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (56% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Position lamps (56% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.31% fail on Rear lamps
    • 3.1% fail on Registration plate lamp (55% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.63% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (5 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.63% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (9 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.31% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamp aim (63% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Battery
    • 1.3% fail on Stop lamp (78% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.31% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.31% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.31% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.31% fail on Side repeaters
  • 9.1% fail on Brakes (44% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Brake performance (54% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.6% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.63% fail on Parking brake performance (85% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.31% fail on Brake operation
    • 3.1% fail on Hub components
      • 3.1% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.31% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.6% fail on Hydraulic systems (75% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Operation (5 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Components (89% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.31% fail on Pipes
        • 0.31% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.63% fail on Leaks
      • 0.31% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 0.94% fail on Electronic stability system (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on ABS
    • 0.31% fail on Restricted movement
  • 9.1% fail on Tyres
    • 6.0% fail on Condition
    • 3.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.31% fail on Size/type
  • 8.5% fail on Suspension (59% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.5% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.8% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.6% fail on Coil springs (64% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Condition
    • 1.3% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.31% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.31% fail on Component mounting
  • 5.0% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.1% fail on Wipers
    • 0.63% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.31% fail on Washers
  • 3.5% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (54% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Emissions
    • 1.6% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.31% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.94% fail on Steering (82% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.63% fail on Steering system (86% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.31% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.31% fail on Power steering
      • 0.31% fail on Other components
    • 0.31% fail on Locking devices
  • 0.94% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.94% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.63% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.31% fail on Body condition
    • 0.31% fail on Doors
      • 0.31% fail on Passengers other

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