Toyota Corolla MOT Results

Registered in 2008
69.3% pass rate
from 3,525 tests in 2017
(18% better than other 2008 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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the Toyota Corolla is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 6.8% fail on Position lamps (40% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 6.2% fail on Front lamps (59% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.82% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.057% fail on All position lamps
    • 5.6% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 4.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.9% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.7% fail on Direction indicators (54% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Flashing type (54% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 2.2% fail on Individual lamps (99% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.34% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.20% fail on Side repeaters (62% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.65% fail on Headlamps (79% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Headlamp (78% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Battery
    • 0.28% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.28% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.028% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.028% fail on Switch
    • 0.20% fail on Horn
    • 0.085% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.028% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.028% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.028% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 7.9% fail on Driver's view of the road (36% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Wipers (97% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Washers (46% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.43% fail on Mirrors (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
  • 6.1% fail on Brakes (24% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Hub components
      • 2.8% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.37% fail on Brake discs (50% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.085% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.028% fail on Brake linings
    • 1.8% fail on Brake performance (48% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.77% fail on Parking brake performance (46% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Rear wheels (64% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Front wheels (52% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.057% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.028% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 1.0% fail on Parking brake (83% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Condition (100% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.82% fail on Hydraulic systems (40% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.79% fail on Components
        • 0.51% fail on Pipes (46% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.26% fail on Hoses
        • 0.057% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.028% fail on Operation
    • 0.14% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.14% fail on ABS
    • 0.028% fail on Restricted movement
  • 6.0% fail on Tyres (23% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Condition
    • 3.0% fail on Tread depth (29% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.085% fail on Size/type
    • 0.057% fail on Valve stem
  • 2.3% fail on Suspension (83% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.79% fail on Shock absorbers (40% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.79% fail on Condition (40% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.54% fail on Anti-roll bars (81% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (84% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.085% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (82% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.057% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.028% fail on Attachment
    • 0.43% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.40% fail on Front
      • 0.028% fail on Rear
    • 0.17% fail on Suspension arms (93% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (94% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Condition
    • 0.14% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.14% fail on Condition
    • 0.14% fail on Front suspension joints (78% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Drive shafts (93% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Front drive shafts (93% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Constant velocity joints (94% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.028% fail on Couplings
    • 0.057% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
    • 0.028% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.028% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.028% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.028% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.028% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.028% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 1.8% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (38% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.82% fail on Fuel system (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Tank (37 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Cap
      • 0.028% fail on Pipe
      • 0.028% fail on System
    • 0.60% fail on Emissions (43% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Exhaust system (82% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.91% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.48% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.45% fail on Condition
      • 0.028% fail on Requirements
    • 0.43% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.43% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.48% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.43% fail on Attachment
    • 0.057% fail on Condition
  • 0.40% fail on Steering (75% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Steering system (88% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.085% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.085% fail on Track rod end (91% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Power steering
      • 0.085% fail on Operation
      • 0.085% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.057% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.028% fail on Locking devices
  • 0.37% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.37% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.31% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.23% fail on Body condition
    • 0.057% fail on Spare wheel
    • 0.028% fail on Body security

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