Toyota Celica MOT Results

Registered in 1998
57.2% pass rate
from 633 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 1998 cars and highlighted areas where the Toyota Celica is unusually good or bad.

  • 16% fail on Brakes
    • 12% fail on Brake performance (53% worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 5.7% fail on Service brake performance (100% worse than other 1998 cars)
        • 5.5% fail on Rbt (99% worse than other 1998 cars)
          • 4.4% fail on Service brake performance (97% worse than other 1998 cars)
          • 2.2% fail on Service brake imbalance (2 times worse than other 1998 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.16% fail on Service brake performance
      • 5.2% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (77% worse than other 1998 cars)
        • 5.2% fail on Rbt (sp) (82% worse than other 1998 cars)
          • 4.3% fail on Service brake imbalance (130% worse than other 1998 cars)
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake performance
      • 3.2% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 3.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 1.9% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.9% fail on Rbt
          • 1.6% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.32% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.16% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.0% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.7% fail on Brake discs and drums (120% worse than other 1998 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Brake discs (130% worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.4% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.16% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.16% fail on Linkage
    • 2.7% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 2.7% fail on Anti-lock braking system (97% worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.95% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.63% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.32% fail on Pedal
    • 0.32% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.16% fail on Other components
      • 0.16% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.16% fail on Other braking system component
    • 0.16% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.16% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.16% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 15% fail on Body, chassis, structure (35% worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 7.0% fail on Transmission (94% worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 6.6% fail on Drive shafts (100% worse than other 1998 cars)
        • 6.6% fail on Joints (100% worse than other 1998 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.32% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.32% fail on Joints
    • 5.7% fail on Exhaust system (57% worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.1% fail on Chassis
      • 1.1% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.63% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.47% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.16% fail on Tank
    • 0.32% fail on Body
      • 0.32% fail on Other body component
    • 0.16% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.16% fail on Towbar
      • 0.16% fail on Towbar condition
    • 0.16% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.16% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 15% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 4.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.2% fail on Electrical equipment (160% worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Battery(ies) (3 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 0.95% fail on Horn
    • 2.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.7% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.5% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.3% fail on Headlamps (62% better than other 1998 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp (58% better than other 1998 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.16% fail on Switch
    • 0.63% fail on Direction indicators (75% better than other 1998 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Flashing type (75% better than other 1998 cars)
        • 0.32% fail on Individual direction indicators (81% better than other 1998 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.16% fail on Side repeaters
  • 11% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 11% fail on Exhaust emissions (36% worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 11% fail on Spark ignition (49% worse than other 1998 cars)
        • 9.6% fail on Catalyst emissions (62% worse than other 1998 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.32% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.16% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.16% fail on Catalytic converter
    • 0.47% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.47% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 10% fail on Suspension (31% better than other 1998 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 3.5% fail on Shock absorbers (180% worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.6% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.16% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.16% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.79% fail on Suspension arms (82% better than other 1998 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.16% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.16% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.16% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.47% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.32% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.16% fail on Sub-frame
    • 0.32% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.16% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.16% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 6.8% fail on Visibility
    • 4.1% fail on Wipers
    • 2.2% fail on Washers
    • 0.16% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.16% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.16% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.16% fail on Windscreen
  • 5.7% fail on Tyres
    • 3.0% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.32% fail on Size/type
  • 1.4% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (70% better than other 1998 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Seat belts (64% better than other 1998 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Prescribed areas (62% better than other 1998 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Condition
    • 0.16% fail on Airbags
      • 0.16% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.16% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.63% fail on Steering (83% better than other 1998 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Steering linkage components (86% better than other 1998 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.16% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.16% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.16% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.16% fail on Power steering
      • 0.16% fail on Pump
  • 0.47% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.47% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.32% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.32% fail on Attachment

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