Lexus LS MOT Results

Registered in 2008
83.1% pass rate
from 314 tests in 2020
(57% better than other 2008 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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the Lexus LS is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.4% fail on Tyres
    • 4.8% fail on Condition
    • 1.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.32% fail on Size/type
  • 4.8% fail on Brakes (49% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.96% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.96% fail on Rbt
          • 0.96% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.96% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.96% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.64% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.64% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.64% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.32% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.32% fail on Rbt
          • 0.32% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 1.6% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.3% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.96% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.96% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.64% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.32% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.32% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.32% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 3.2% fail on Suspension (78% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.2% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.64% fail on Suspension arm (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.32% fail on Shock absorbers
  • 1.9% fail on Visibility (68% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Wipers
  • 1.6% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (90% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.64% fail on Headlamps (82% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Headlamp (81% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.64% fail on Headlamp aim (83% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Headlamp aim (82% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.32% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.32% fail on Individual direction indicators
  • 1.6% fail on Body, chassis, structure (71% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Transmission
      • 1.3% fail on Drive shafts
        • 1.3% fail on Joints
    • 0.32% fail on Exhaust system
  • 0.64% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.64% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.64% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.64% fail on Attachment
  • 0.32% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.32% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.32% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.32% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
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