Toyota Avensis MOT Results

Registered in 2001
54.8% pass rate
from 2,648 tests in 2020
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 2001 cars and highlighted areas where the Toyota Avensis is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 5.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.19% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 5.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.3% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.076% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.038% fail on Switch
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamps (29% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Headlamp (34% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 2.6% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.6% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.3% fail on Individual direction indicators (42% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.19% fail on Side repeaters (77% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.7% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (32% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Electrical equipment (55% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.94% fail on Horn (78% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.038% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.49% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (66% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Rear fog lamp (66% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.49% fail on Rear fog lamp (66% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.076% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.076% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 14% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (66% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 14% fail on Exhaust emissions (74% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 13% fail on Spark ignition (89% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 7.3% fail on Catalyst emissions (99% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 6.7% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (110% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.30% fail on Non catalyst emissions (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.076% fail on Oxygen sensor (5 times worse than other 2001 cars)
          • 0.038% fail on NOx sensor
      • 0.57% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.23% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.19% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.11% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.038% fail on Pre 01/01/1980 visual
        • 0.038% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
        • 0.038% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.76% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.64% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.076% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.038% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
    • 0.038% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.038% fail on Sound deadening material
  • 13% fail on Brakes (15% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 8.0% fail on Brake performance
      • 4.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 4.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 4.0% fail on Service brake performance
        • 4.0% fail on Rbt
          • 3.1% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake imbalance (64% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Parking brake performance (54% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 2.6% fail on Rbt (51% worse than other 2001 cars)
          • 2.3% fail on Parking brake performance (52% worse than other 2001 cars)
          • 0.26% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.038% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.15% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.15% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (4 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (83% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.42% fail on Rbt (sp) (82% better than other 2001 cars)
          • 0.38% fail on Service brake imbalance (77% better than other 2001 cars)
          • 0.076% fail on Service brake performance (92% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.1% fail on Mechanical brake components (58% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Brake linings and pads (89% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 4.0% fail on Brake pads (91% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.4% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.30% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.11% fail on Cable
        • 0.076% fail on Lever
        • 0.076% fail on Brake slack adjuster (14 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.038% fail on Pivot
    • 1.3% fail on Rigid brake pipes (66% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (40% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Electronic stability control
      • 0.42% fail on Anti-lock braking system (72% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.57% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.30% fail on Pedal
      • 0.26% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.19% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.15% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.038% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.15% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.11% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.038% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.15% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.11% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.11% fail on Servos
    • 0.11% fail on Parking brake control (78% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Lever (78% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.038% fail on Pressure storage reservoirs
      • 0.038% fail on Air and vacuum systems
    • 0.038% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.038% fail on Other components
  • 12% fail on Suspension (32% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 8.5% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (120% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Springs (50% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Coil springs (53% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Coil spring (54% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.038% fail on Mounting
      • 0.15% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.5% fail on Anti-roll bars (71% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Linkage ball joints (63% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (61% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint dust cover (80% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.076% fail on Pins and bushes (84% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.076% fail on Linkage (84% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.076% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (90% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.038% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.83% fail on Suspension arms (86% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Pins and bushes (80% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Ball joint dust cover (78% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint (96% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.076% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.038% fail on Suspension arm
    • 0.45% fail on Wheel bearings (69% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Shock absorbers (68% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Sub-frames (60% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.076% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.038% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.038% fail on Macpherson strut
    • 0.038% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.038% fail on Ball joint
  • 8.3% fail on Visibility
    • 4.8% fail on Wipers
    • 3.3% fail on Washers
    • 0.30% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.30% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.19% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.15% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.11% fail on View to rear
      • 0.11% fail on Mirrors
  • 8.2% fail on Body, chassis, structure (23% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.6% fail on Integral vehicle structure (56% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (60% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Transmission (67% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Drive shafts (67% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Joints (67% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.038% fail on Joints
      • 0.038% fail on Belts
    • 1.2% fail on Chassis
      • 1.2% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.23% fail on Fuel system (64% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Tank
      • 0.038% fail on Pipe
      • 0.038% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.038% fail on System
    • 0.11% fail on Body
      • 0.038% fail on Body condition
      • 0.038% fail on Panel
      • 0.038% fail on Other body component
    • 0.11% fail on Doors (75% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.076% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.038% fail on Door condition
        • 0.038% fail on Catch
      • 0.038% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.038% fail on Hinge
    • 0.076% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.076% fail on Seats
      • 0.076% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.076% fail on Cabs
      • 0.076% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.038% fail on Floor
    • 0.038% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.038% fail on Boot lid condition
    • 0.038% fail on Undertray
  • 4.6% fail on Tyres (33% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Tread depth (32% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Condition (33% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.076% fail on Size/type
  • 2.9% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (27% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.7% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.49% fail on Condition
      • 0.076% fail on Requirements
      • 0.038% fail on Attachment
    • 0.76% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (48% better than other 2001 cars)
  • 1.2% fail on Steering (71% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.57% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.57% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.30% fail on Steering linkage components (89% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Track rod end (91% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.076% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.26% fail on Power steering
      • 0.11% fail on Operation
      • 0.076% fail on Other components
      • 0.038% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.038% fail on Pump
    • 0.11% fail on Steering play
      • 0.11% fail on Steering rack
  • 1.2% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.19% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.15% fail on Attachment
    • 0.038% fail on Condition

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