Lexus RX MOT Results

Registered in 2011
79.8% pass rate
from 1,856 tests in 2020
(38% better than other 2011 cars)
Pass rate by mileage
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 2011 cars and highlighted areas where the Lexus RX is unusually good or bad.

  • 5.3% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (50% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Position lamps (120% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Position lamp (110% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on All position lamps (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Headlamp aim (45% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Headlamp aim (41% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.54% fail on Headlamps (78% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Headlamp (84% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.32% fail on Stop lamp (86% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Direction indicators (92% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Flashing type (92% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.054% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.054% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.054% fail on Outline marker lamps
      • 0.054% fail on All outline marker lamps
    • 0.054% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.054% fail on Switch
    • 0.054% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.054% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.054% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.054% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.054% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 4.4% fail on Suspension (49% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Shock absorbers (92% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.92% fail on Suspension arms (66% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Pins and bushes (64% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.16% fail on Ball joint (88% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.86% fail on Anti-roll bars (46% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.27% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.11% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.054% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.38% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.16% fail on Springs (95% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Coil springs (95% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Coil spring (95% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.054% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.054% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.054% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.054% fail on Suspension unit
  • 4.4% fail on Tyres (28% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Condition
    • 1.8% fail on Tread depth (47% better than other 2011 cars)
  • 3.3% fail on Visibility
    • 2.2% fail on Wipers
    • 0.97% fail on Washers (51% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.16% fail on Windscreen
      • 0.054% fail on Window
    • 0.054% fail on Driver's view
  • 2.8% fail on Brakes (53% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Mechanical brake components (41% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.6% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.38% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.38% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.97% fail on Brake performance (59% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.59% fail on Rbt (52% better than other 2011 cars)
          • 0.48% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.11% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.054% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.054% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.16% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.11% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.054% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.054% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.054% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.054% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.054% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.054% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.054% fail on Rbt
          • 0.054% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.054% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.054% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 0.16% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.16% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.054% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.054% fail on Other components
  • 0.59% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.59% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.38% fail on Body, chassis, structure (84% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Transmission (82% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Drive shafts (81% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Joints (81% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Body
      • 0.11% fail on Panel (7 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Other body component
    • 0.11% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.054% fail on Exhaust system
  • 0.27% fail on Steering (78% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Steering linkage components (73% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Track rod end (77% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Locking devices
  • 0.054% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.054% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.054% fail on Condition
  • 0.054% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.054% fail on Attachment
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