Toyota MR2 MOT Results

Registered in 2001
58.3% pass rate
from 1,402 tests in 2020
(12% better than other 2001 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 2001 cars and highlighted areas where the Toyota MR2 is unusually good or bad.

  • 27% fail on Brakes (77% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 24% fail on Brake performance (190% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 20% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 20% fail on Rbt (sp) (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
        • 0.071% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 13% fail on Parking brake performance (6 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 12% fail on Rbt (6 times worse than other 2001 cars)
          • 11% fail on Parking brake performance (6 times worse than other 2001 cars)
          • 1.1% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (5 times worse than other 2001 cars)
          • 0.21% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (5 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.29% fail on Plate brake tester (4 times worse than other 2001 cars)
          • 0.21% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (7 times worse than other 2001 cars)
          • 0.071% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.14% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.14% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (7 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.3% fail on Rbt
          • 3.1% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.36% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.86% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (64% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.86% fail on Rbt (sp) (64% better than other 2001 cars)
          • 0.86% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.071% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.29% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.9% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.00% fail on Brake linings and pads (53% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.00% fail on Brake pads (53% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.00% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.50% fail on Cable
        • 0.36% fail on Lever (5 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Linkage (8 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.93% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.93% fail on Brake discs
    • 2.0% fail on Parking brake control (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Lever (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (110% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.93% fail on Hand lever (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Pedal
    • 0.78% fail on Rigid brake pipes (79% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (75% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Anti-lock braking system (71% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.29% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.21% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.071% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.071% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.071% fail on Brake fluid
  • 12% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (38% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 12% fail on Exhaust emissions (47% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 11% fail on Spark ignition (61% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 6.8% fail on Catalyst emissions (88% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 4.9% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (51% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.78% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.14% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.071% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.071% fail on Catalytic converter
      • 0.29% fail on Compression ignition (70% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.14% fail on Catalytic converter (7 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.071% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.071% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.29% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.14% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.14% fail on Other leaks
  • 11% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (42% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.5% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.14% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.5% fail on Stop lamp (55% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamps (55% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Headlamp (51% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim (53% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim (51% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.071% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.5% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.5% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.2% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.29% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.071% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (52% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.71% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.64% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.071% fail on Horn
    • 0.43% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (71% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Rear fog lamp (71% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.43% fail on Rear fog lamp (70% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.071% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.071% fail on Switch
    • 0.071% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.071% fail on Main beam tell-tale
  • 8.6% fail on Suspension (53% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Shock absorbers (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Sub-frames (93% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.00% fail on Sub-frame (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.2% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (69% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.64% fail on Springs (79% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Coil springs (79% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.64% fail on Coil spring (78% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.64% fail on Anti-roll bars (88% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Linkage ball joints (85% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.071% fail on Linkage
      • 0.071% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.071% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
    • 0.43% fail on Wheel bearings (70% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Suspension arms (93% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Pins and bushes (91% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.071% fail on Suspension arm
    • 0.14% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.14% fail on Macpherson strut
    • 0.14% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.071% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.071% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 5.1% fail on Visibility (40% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Wipers
    • 1.1% fail on Washers (69% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.071% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.071% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.071% fail on Window
  • 4.1% fail on Tyres (40% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Tread depth (46% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Condition
    • 0.29% fail on Size/type
  • 1.6% fail on Steering (61% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.64% fail on Power steering
      • 0.36% fail on Operation
      • 0.29% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.50% fail on Steering coupling (28 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Universal joint (34 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.29% fail on Operation (10 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Steering play
      • 0.29% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.071% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.071% fail on Electronic power steering
  • 1.4% fail on Body, chassis, structure (87% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.64% fail on Exhaust system (83% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Chassis
      • 0.29% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.29% fail on Transmission (93% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Drive shafts (92% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on Joints (94% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.071% fail on Drive shaft
    • 0.14% fail on Integral vehicle structure (86% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.071% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.071% fail on Sub-frame condition
      • 0.071% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.071% fail on Seats
      • 0.071% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.071% fail on Undertray
  • 0.71% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (82% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Seat belts (86% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Condition
      • 0.14% fail on Prescribed areas (92% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.071% fail on Attachment
    • 0.29% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (80% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.071% fail on Airbags
      • 0.071% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.50% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.50% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.21% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.21% fail on Attachment

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