Lexus RX MOT Results

Registered in 2013
90.8% pass rate
from 1,637 tests in 2017
(45% better than other 2013 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 2013 cars and highlighted areas where the Lexus RX is unusually good or bad.

  • 2.9% fail on Tyres (38% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.86% fail on Tread depth (61% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Valve stem
    • 0.061% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.061% fail on Size/type
  • 2.7% fail on Driver's view of the road (37% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Wipers
    • 0.31% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.24% fail on Washers (78% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.061% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.1% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (66% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Headlamp aim (44% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.49% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.24% fail on Headlamps (76% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Headlamp (81% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.061% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.18% fail on Rear reflectors (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.12% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.061% fail on Stop lamp
  • 1.3% fail on Brakes (53% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.92% fail on Hub components (52% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.86% fail on Brake pads (51% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.061% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.49% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.24% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.061% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.061% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.061% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.061% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.061% fail on Brake performance not tested
  • 0.49% fail on Suspension (70% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.31% fail on Condition
    • 0.18% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.12% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.061% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 0.49% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.49% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.12% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.12% fail on Engine mountings (40 times worse than other 2013 cars)
  • 0.061% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.061% fail on Emissions not tested
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