Toyota MR2 MOT Results

Registered in 1999
64.5% pass rate
from 293 tests in 2020
(21% better than other 1999 cars)
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 1999 cars and highlighted areas where the Toyota MR2 is unusually good or bad.

  • 17% fail on Brakes
    • 14% fail on Brake performance (69% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 11% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (170% worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 10% fail on Rbt (sp) (170% worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 0.34% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 6.1% fail on Parking brake performance (3 times worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 6.1% fail on Rbt (3 times worse than other 1999 cars)
          • 5.5% fail on Parking brake performance (3 times worse than other 1999 cars)
          • 0.68% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 4.4% fail on Service brake performance
        • 4.4% fail on Rbt
          • 4.1% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.34% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.4% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.0% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.34% fail on Service brake performance
    • 2.7% fail on Parking brake control (4 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Lever (4 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.7% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (6 times worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Cable (4 times worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 0.68% fail on Lever (15 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.34% fail on Brake pads
    • 1.0% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 1.0% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.68% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.34% fail on Master cylinder
      • 0.34% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.68% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.68% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.68% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.34% fail on Rigid brake pipes
  • 15% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 3.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.1% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 3.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 3.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.68% fail on Switch (5 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.7% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.7% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.0% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.68% fail on Side repeaters
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.4% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.7% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.0% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.68% fail on Horn
    • 1.4% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
  • 14% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (53% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 14% fail on Exhaust emissions (62% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 14% fail on Spark ignition (74% worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 12% fail on Catalyst emissions (93% worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Non catalyst emissions (7 times worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.68% fail on Emission control equipment (6 times worse than other 1999 cars)
          • 0.68% fail on Catalytic converter (9 times worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 0.68% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.68% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.68% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
  • 9.2% fail on Suspension (45% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.7% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.0% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.68% fail on Anti-roll bar (6 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.34% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
    • 1.4% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.68% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.68% fail on Springs
      • 0.68% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.68% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.68% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.34% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.34% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.34% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.34% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.34% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.34% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 6.1% fail on Tyres
    • 3.4% fail on Condition
    • 3.1% fail on Tread depth
  • 5.5% fail on Body, chassis, structure (50% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.4% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.4% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.68% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.68% fail on Seats
      • 0.34% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.34% fail on Passenger's seat
  • 4.1% fail on Steering
    • 3.1% fail on Steering gear (190% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Steering rack (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.68% fail on Steering wheel (28 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Power steering
      • 0.34% fail on Operation
  • 3.8% fail on Visibility (52% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Wipers
    • 1.4% fail on Washers
  • 2.0% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 2.0% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.0% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.68% fail on Condition
      • 0.34% fail on Attachment
  • 0.68% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.68% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.34% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.34% fail on Attachment

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