Lexus LS MOT Results

Registered in 2001
76.3% pass rate
from 358 tests in 2017
(52% better than other 2001 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 2001 cars and highlighted areas where the Lexus LS is unusually good or bad.

  • 14% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (46% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 6.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.1% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.28% fail on Rear lamps
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamp aim (52% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Stop lamp (58% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.28% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.28% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 2.0% fail on Registration plate lamp (71% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on Battery
    • 0.28% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.28% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.28% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.28% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.28% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.28% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.28% fail on Lamp
    • 0.28% fail on Horn
    • 0.28% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 7.3% fail on Brakes (59% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Brake performance (53% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 2.0% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.28% fail on Front wheels
    • 1.7% fail on Hub components
      • 1.4% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.28% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.4% fail on Electronic stability system (4 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.56% fail on Condition
    • 0.56% fail on Hydraulic systems (91% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Operation
      • 0.28% fail on Components
        • 0.28% fail on Pipes
  • 5.3% fail on Tyres
    • 3.4% fail on Condition
    • 2.2% fail on Tread depth (59% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on Valve stem
    • 0.28% fail on Size/type
  • 3.6% fail on Suspension (84% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.84% fail on Suspension arms (82% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (87% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Attachment
    • 0.84% fail on Anti-roll bars (85% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.84% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (78% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on Air suspension (63 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Suspension unit
      • 0.28% fail on Levelling valve
    • 0.56% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.56% fail on Front
    • 0.28% fail on Gas suspension
      • 0.28% fail on Levelling valve
    • 0.28% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.28% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.28% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.28% fail on Condition
    • 0.28% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.28% fail on Subframe mounting
  • 2.5% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (70% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Emissions
    • 1.4% fail on Exhaust system (71% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.28% fail on Tank
  • 2.0% fail on Driver's view of the road (80% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Wipers (80% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.84% fail on Bonnet (5 times worse than other 2001 cars)
  • 1.1% fail on Steering (76% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on Steering control (5 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Steering lock
      • 0.28% fail on Steering column
    • 0.56% fail on Power steering
      • 0.28% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.28% fail on Pump
  • 0.56% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.56% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.28% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.28% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.28% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.28% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.28% fail on Body condition

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