Toyota Corolla MOT Results

Registered in 1993
63.0% pass rate
from 560 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 1993 cars and highlighted areas where the Toyota Corolla is unusually good or bad.

  • 13% fail on Suspension
    • 6.8% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 3.2% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.3% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 1993 cars)
      • 0.71% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.36% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.36% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.18% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.18% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.18% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 2.5% fail on Shock absorbers (120% worse than other 1993 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.4% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.36% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.36% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.36% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.18% fail on Springs
      • 0.18% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.18% fail on Coil spring
  • 12% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.9% fail on Stop lamp (80% worse than other 1993 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.54% fail on Headlamp levelling device (4 times worse than other 1993 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.3% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.18% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.4% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.89% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.54% fail on Horn
      • 0.36% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.36% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (89% better than other 1993 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Rear fog lamp (89% better than other 1993 cars)
        • 0.36% fail on Rear fog lamp (89% better than other 1993 cars)
  • 9.6% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 5.9% fail on Transmission (120% worse than other 1993 cars)
      • 5.5% fail on Drive shafts (140% worse than other 1993 cars)
        • 5.5% fail on Joints (140% worse than other 1993 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.36% fail on Joints
    • 2.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 2.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.1% fail on Exhaust system (69% better than other 1993 cars)
    • 0.71% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.36% fail on Tank
      • 0.36% fail on Pipe
      • 0.18% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.54% fail on Chassis
      • 0.54% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.36% fail on Doors
      • 0.36% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.36% fail on Door condition
    • 0.18% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.18% fail on Towbar
      • 0.18% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.18% fail on Body
      • 0.18% fail on Other body component
    • 0.18% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.18% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 7.3% fail on Brakes (39% better than other 1993 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Brake performance (41% better than other 1993 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 2.0% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 1.3% fail on Service brake performance (60% better than other 1993 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt
          • 0.89% fail on Service brake performance (65% better than other 1993 cars)
          • 0.54% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.3% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.71% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.54% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.89% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.71% fail on Rbt
          • 0.71% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.18% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.18% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.18% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.3% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.54% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.36% fail on Pedal
      • 0.18% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.54% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 0.36% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.36% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.18% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.18% fail on Brake pads
    • 0.36% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.18% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.18% fail on Lever
    • 0.18% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.18% fail on Brake fluid
  • 6.6% fail on Visibility
    • 3.9% fail on Wipers
    • 2.7% fail on Washers
    • 0.36% fail on View to rear
      • 0.36% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.18% fail on Bonnet
  • 6.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 5.4% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 5.0% fail on Spark ignition
        • 4.5% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.54% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.18% fail on Non catalyst emissions
      • 0.71% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.54% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.18% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
    • 0.89% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.54% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.54% fail on Transmission oil leaks (4 times worse than other 1993 cars)
  • 3.6% fail on Tyres
    • 2.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.89% fail on Condition
    • 0.18% fail on Size/type
  • 2.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 2.3% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.8% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.54% fail on Condition
  • 0.54% fail on Steering (88% better than other 1993 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Power steering
      • 0.18% fail on Operation
      • 0.18% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.18% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.18% fail on Locking devices
  • 0.18% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.18% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.18% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.18% fail on Condition

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