Toyota Corolla MOT Results

Registered in 2000
60.6% pass rate
from 4,743 tests in 2017
(20% better than other 2000 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 2000 cars and highlighted areas where the Toyota Corolla is unusually good or bad.

  • 19% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (22% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 5.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 5.1% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 4.8% fail on Position lamps (26% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.48% fail on Rear lamps (75% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on All position lamps
    • 4.7% fail on Headlamp aim (31% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Direction indicators (26% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Flashing type (25% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.97% fail on Individual lamps (42% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.063% fail on All direction indicators (78% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.4% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.57% fail on Switch (9 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Tell tale (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamps (68% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp (67% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Battery
    • 0.34% fail on Horn
    • 0.084% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.084% fail on Switch
    • 0.042% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.021% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 15% fail on Brakes (12% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 11% fail on Brake performance (19% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 5.8% fail on Rear wheels (42% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 5.4% fail on Front wheels (67% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Parking brake performance (43% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake imbalance (74% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.21% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.063% fail on Brake operation
    • 4.1% fail on Hydraulic systems (38% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Components (40% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 3.3% fail on Pipes (20% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.32% fail on Hoses (79% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.063% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.042% fail on Cylinders
      • 0.44% fail on Leaks
      • 0.13% fail on Operation
      • 0.063% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 2.3% fail on Hub components (24% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.25% fail on Brake discs (71% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.021% fail on Brake back plates
      • 0.021% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.021% fail on Wheel cylinder
    • 0.55% fail on Restricted movement (79% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Parking brake (77% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Condition (77% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on ABS (83% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.13% fail on Pedal
        • 0.063% fail on Condition
        • 0.063% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.084% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.063% fail on Cable
      • 0.021% fail on Lever
    • 0.021% fail on Locking devices
  • 8.7% fail on Tyres
    • 5.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.27% fail on Size/type
    • 0.15% fail on Valve stem
  • 8.6% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.2% fail on Wipers
    • 1.8% fail on Washers (50% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.34% fail on Bonnet (110% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Mirrors
  • 8.2% fail on Suspension (62% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Anti-roll bars (33% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (31% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.89% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.13% fail on Attachment
      • 0.084% fail on Linkage condition (86% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Condition
    • 2.0% fail on Prescribed areas (60% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Component mounting (53% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Spring mounting (71% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Subframe mounting (89% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Drive shafts (62% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Front drive shafts (62% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Constant velocity joints (62% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.042% fail on Drive shafts
    • 1.4% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.4% fail on Condition
    • 0.32% fail on Wheel bearings (83% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Rear (86% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Front (80% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Suspension arms (93% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (93% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Condition
    • 0.19% fail on Coil springs (94% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Condition (94% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Location
    • 0.17% fail on Front suspension joints (89% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.13% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.11% fail on Trailing arms (76% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (72% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.063% fail on Sub-frames (87% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on Condition (80% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.021% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.021% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.021% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.021% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.021% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.021% fail on Condition
  • 6.8% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (38% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Emissions (34% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Exhaust system (39% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.65% fail on Emissions not tested (42% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Fuel system (70% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Tank
      • 0.063% fail on Cap (77% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on System (84% better than other 2000 cars)
  • 1.6% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (68% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Seat belts (57% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.91% fail on Prescribed areas (67% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Condition
      • 0.063% fail on Requirements
      • 0.021% fail on Attachment
      • 0.021% fail on Installation check
        • 0.021% fail on Anchorage's
    • 0.13% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (93% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (93% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 1.5% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.5% fail on Registration plate
  • 1.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (71% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.70% fail on Body condition (60% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Vehicle structure (80% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Chassis (80% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.084% fail on Load security
      • 0.084% fail on Access panel (7 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.042% fail on Body security
    • 0.042% fail on Doors (93% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Drivers
      • 0.021% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.042% fail on Seats (88% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Passengers
      • 0.021% fail on Drivers
    • 0.021% fail on Engine mountings
  • 0.32% fail on Steering (93% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Steering system (95% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.084% fail on Steering rack (92% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.084% fail on Track rod end (97% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.11% fail on Power steering (81% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Operation (80% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.021% fail on Other components
    • 0.021% fail on Locking devices
  • 0.15% fail on Road Wheels (63% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Attachment
    • 0.021% fail on Condition
  • 0.042% fail on Towbars
    • 0.042% fail on Vehicle structure
  • 0.021% fail on Driving Controls and Speed Limiters
    • 0.021% fail on Speed limiter plate
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