Toyota MR2 MOT Results

Registered in 1998
57.4% pass rate
from 336 tests in 2017
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 MR2 is unusually good or bad.

  • 21% fail on Brakes
    • 17% fail on Brake performance (91% worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 10% fail on Parking brake performance (150% worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 9.2% fail on Rear wheels (140% worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.89% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.60% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.30% fail on Brake operation
    • 3.9% fail on Parking brake (2 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Hub components
      • 2.7% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.89% fail on Brake calipers (5 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.8% fail on Hydraulic systems (71% better than other 1998 cars)
      • 0.89% fail on Components (85% better than other 1998 cars)
        • 0.60% fail on Hoses
        • 0.30% fail on Pipes
      • 0.89% fail on Leaks
    • 1.2% fail on ABS
    • 1.2% fail on Restricted movement (3 times worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 0.60% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.60% fail on Cable
  • 15% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (35% better than other 1998 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.3% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.60% fail on Rear lamps
    • 2.7% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.4% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 2.1% fail on Fog lamp
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.5% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.30% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.30% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 1.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.5% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.30% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.5% fail on Horn
    • 0.60% fail on Battery
    • 0.30% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 13% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 11% fail on Emissions (74% worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.5% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 12% fail on Suspension (39% better than other 1998 cars)
    • 8.3% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 7.4% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.89% fail on Spring mounting
      • 0.30% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 1.8% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.2% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.30% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.30% fail on Linkage condition
    • 0.89% fail on Tie bars/rods (3 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 0.60% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.30% fail on Condition
    • 0.89% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.89% fail on Condition
    • 0.60% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.30% fail on Front
      • 0.30% fail on Rear
    • 0.30% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.30% fail on Condition
  • 7.1% fail on Tyres
    • 4.2% fail on Condition
    • 4.2% fail on Tread depth
  • 6.8% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.2% fail on Wipers
    • 1.5% fail on Washers
    • 0.89% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.30% fail on Bonnet
  • 6.0% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 6.0% fail on Seat belts
      • 5.7% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.30% fail on Attachment
  • 4.2% fail on Steering
    • 4.2% fail on Steering system
      • 3.9% fail on Steering rack (2 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Ball joint
  • 3.9% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.1% fail on Body condition
    • 1.2% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 1.2% fail on Chassis
    • 0.30% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.30% fail on Seats
      • 0.30% fail on Drivers
  • 1.8% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.8% fail on Registration plate
  • 1.2% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.2% fail on Attachment (3 times worse than other 1998 cars)

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