Toyota MR2 MOT Results

Registered in 1992
65.7% pass rate
from 562 tests in 2020
(2.7% worse than other 1992 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 1992 cars and highlighted areas where the Toyota MR2 is unusually good or bad.

  • 14% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (120% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 14% fail on Exhaust emissions (140% worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 13% fail on Spark ignition (150% worse than other 1992 cars)
        • 10% fail on Catalyst emissions (2 times worse than other 1992 cars)
        • 2.5% fail on Emissions not tested (170% worse than other 1992 cars)
        • 0.71% fail on Non catalyst emissions (50% better than other 1992 cars)
        • 0.53% fail on Emission control equipment (3 times worse than other 1992 cars)
          • 0.53% fail on Catalytic converter (4 times worse than other 1992 cars)
        • 0.53% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Compression ignition (13% worse than other 1992 cars)
        • 0.53% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (3 times worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Fluid leaks (100% worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Engine oil leaks (100% worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.18% fail on Other leaks
  • 13% fail on Suspension (22% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (40% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Anti-roll bars (2 times worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (9 times worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.89% fail on Linkage ball joints (4 times worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Ball joint dust cover (5 times worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Linkage (100% worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.18% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.18% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.18% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 2.0% fail on Shock absorbers (100% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Wheel bearings (4.0% better than other 1992 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Suspension arms (60% better than other 1992 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint (8.0% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 0.71% fail on Macpherson strut (4 times worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (4 times worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.18% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.53% fail on Springs (50% better than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Coil springs (57% better than other 1992 cars)
        • 0.36% fail on Coil spring (55% better than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Torsion bars
        • 0.18% fail on Torsion bar
    • 0.53% fail on Other suspension component (19% worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Ball joint (150% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.18% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
  • 13% fail on Brakes (14% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 10% fail on Brake performance (35% worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 6.9% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (99% worse than other 1992 cars)
        • 6.9% fail on Rbt (sp) (120% worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Service brake performance (52% worse than other 1992 cars)
        • 4.8% fail on Rbt (57% worse than other 1992 cars)
          • 4.6% fail on Service brake performance (80% worse than other 1992 cars)
          • 0.36% fail on Service brake imbalance (48% better than other 1992 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Parking brake performance (120% worse than other 1992 cars)
        • 2.7% fail on Rbt (130% worse than other 1992 cars)
          • 2.0% fail on Parking brake performance (100% worse than other 1992 cars)
          • 0.71% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (2 times worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.89% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (69% better than other 1992 cars)
        • 0.89% fail on Rbt (sp) (68% better than other 1992 cars)
          • 0.71% fail on Service brake performance (50% better than other 1992 cars)
          • 0.36% fail on Service brake imbalance (79% better than other 1992 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Mechanical brake components (10% worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake linings and pads (26% worse than other 1992 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Brake pads (29% worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.71% fail on Brake discs and drums (21% worse than other 1992 cars)
        • 0.71% fail on Brake discs (25% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes (50% better than other 1992 cars)
    • 0.89% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (60% worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.71% fail on Hand lever (190% worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Pedal
    • 0.71% fail on Parking brake control (100% worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.71% fail on Lever (100% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Flexible brake hoses (13% better than other 1992 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.18% fail on Reservoirs
  • 12% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (23% better than other 1992 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Headlamp aim (2.8% worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Headlamp aim (4.8% worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamps (21% better than other 1992 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Headlamp (17% better than other 1992 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (40% better than other 1992 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (40% better than other 1992 cars)
        • 2.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (38% better than other 1992 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Switch
    • 1.8% fail on Direction indicators (36% better than other 1992 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Flashing type (36% better than other 1992 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Individual direction indicators (28% better than other 1992 cars)
        • 0.71% fail on Side repeaters (37% better than other 1992 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Electrical equipment (25% better than other 1992 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Horn (11% worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Battery(ies) (59% better than other 1992 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Stop lamp (58% better than other 1992 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (16% better than other 1992 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Mandatory tell-tales (14% better than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale (16% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 9.1% fail on Body, chassis, structure (7.0% better than other 1992 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Exhaust system (1.3% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Integral vehicle structure (50% worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (31% worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.18% fail on Strengthening plate
      • 0.18% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 1.2% fail on Chassis (5.4% better than other 1992 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Chassis condition (4.6% better than other 1992 cars)
    • 0.71% fail on Seats (43% worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Driver's seat (0.60% better than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Passenger's seat (76% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 0.53% fail on Transmission (78% better than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Drive shafts (75% better than other 1992 cars)
        • 0.53% fail on Joints (74% better than other 1992 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Fuel system (52% better than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Pipe
      • 0.18% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.36% fail on Body (21% better than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Panel
      • 0.18% fail on Other body component
    • 0.18% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.18% fail on Bracket
    • 0.18% fail on Doors
      • 0.18% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.18% fail on Door condition
    • 0.18% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.18% fail on Other boot lid component
    • 0.18% fail on Cabs
      • 0.18% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.18% fail on Undertray
  • 5.7% fail on Visibility (12% better than other 1992 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Washers (16% better than other 1992 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Wipers (18% better than other 1992 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on View to rear (64% worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Mirrors (64% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.18% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.18% fail on Windscreen
  • 4.6% fail on Steering (0.49% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Steering gear (110% worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Steering rack (130% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 0.53% fail on Power steering (2.9% better than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Operation (180% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Steering wheel (4 times worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.18% fail on Track rod end
  • 3.4% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (26% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Seat belts (27% worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Prescribed areas (52% worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Condition (28% better than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Attachment
  • 3.2% fail on Tyres (22% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Condition (59% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Tread depth (16% better than other 1992 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Size/type (130% worse than other 1992 cars)
  • 0.89% fail on Road Wheels (2 times worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 0.89% fail on Attachment (3 times worse than other 1992 cars)
  • 0.71% fail on Identification of the vehicle (3.0% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 0.53% fail on Registration plates (19% better than other 1992 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Vehicle Identification Number

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