Toyota RAV4 MOT Results

Registered in 2004
62.9% pass rate
from 10,256 tests in 2020
(23% better than other 2004 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 2004 cars and highlighted areas where the Toyota RAV4 is unusually good or bad.

  • 13% fail on Suspension (31% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.8% fail on Linkage ball joints (41% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.79% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.70% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.16% fail on Linkage (67% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Pins and bushes (65% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.078% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (84% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.059% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.020% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.020% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 4.4% fail on Springs
      • 4.3% fail on Coil springs
        • 4.2% fail on Coil spring
        • 0.020% fail on Mounting
      • 0.11% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas (130% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Shock absorbers (28% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.72% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (59% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.54% fail on Suspension arms (91% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Pins and bushes (90% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Ball joint dust cover (80% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint (96% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.0098% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.0098% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.40% fail on Wheel bearings (75% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Sub-frames (60% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.088% fail on Sub-frame (58% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.088% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.0098% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.12% fail on Macpherson strut (52% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.078% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.039% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.098% fail on Other suspension component (81% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.020% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.020% fail on Ball joint (93% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Ball joint dust cover (82% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.0098% fail on Other suspension component
    • 0.078% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.029% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.020% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.020% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.0098% fail on Suspension rod
    • 0.029% fail on Axles (75% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
      • 0.0098% fail on Axle
    • 0.0098% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.0098% fail on Suspension unit
  • 12% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (41% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Stop lamp (30% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Position lamps (21% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Position lamp (21% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.049% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamps (55% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp (54% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.088% fail on Headlamp levelling device (69% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim (54% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp aim (53% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (72% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (34% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.020% fail on Switch
      • 0.020% fail on Front fog lamps (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.020% fail on Front fog lamps (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Electrical equipment (65% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Horn (78% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Battery(ies) (68% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.068% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.029% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.13% fail on Direction indicators (95% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Flashing type (95% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Side repeaters (89% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.020% fail on Individual direction indicators (99% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.068% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.039% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.039% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
    • 0.020% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.020% fail on Reversing lamps
  • 12% fail on Brakes (19% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Mechanical brake components (34% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Brake linings and pads (58% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 3.9% fail on Brake pads (59% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.0098% fail on Brake linings
      • 1.5% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.4% fail on Brake discs
        • 0.049% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.059% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (78% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.020% fail on Rod (11 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.020% fail on Cable (90% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.0098% fail on Lever
        • 0.0098% fail on Clevis joint
    • 4.2% fail on Rigid brake pipes (14% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Brake performance (62% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Service brake performance (43% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Rbt (47% better than other 2004 cars)
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake performance (43% better than other 2004 cars)
          • 0.22% fail on Service brake imbalance (66% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Decelerometer (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
          • 0.14% fail on Service brake performance (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.0098% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.0098% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.56% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (87% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.38% fail on Rbt (sp) (91% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.49% fail on Parking brake performance (74% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.40% fail on Rbt (78% better than other 2004 cars)
          • 0.34% fail on Parking brake performance (78% better than other 2004 cars)
          • 0.049% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (72% better than other 2004 cars)
          • 0.0098% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.088% fail on Decelerometer (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
          • 0.059% fail on Parking brake performance (10 times worse than other 2004 cars)
          • 0.020% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (15 times worse than other 2004 cars)
          • 0.0098% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.0098% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.0098% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.36% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (66% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.31% fail on Rbt (sp) (70% better than other 2004 cars)
          • 0.26% fail on Service brake imbalance (67% better than other 2004 cars)
          • 0.049% fail on Service brake performance (86% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.049% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.27% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.98% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (26% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Electronic stability control (87% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Anti-lock braking system (68% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.0098% fail on Electronic braking system
    • 0.37% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.33% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.20% fail on Pedal
      • 0.13% fail on Hand lever (58% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Parking brake control (64% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Lever (62% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.16% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.029% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.078% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.068% fail on Other components (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.0098% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.0098% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
    • 0.059% fail on Hydraulic systems (77% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.049% fail on Brake fluid (74% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.0098% fail on Servos
    • 0.0098% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.0098% fail on Leaks
  • 7.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 7.4% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 6.3% fail on Spark ignition
        • 4.3% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (27% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Catalyst emissions (26% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.65% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.029% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.020% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.020% fail on Oxygen sensor
      • 1.2% fail on Compression ignition (27% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.56% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.51% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (45% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.059% fail on Emissions not tested (70% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.020% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.0098% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
    • 0.30% fail on Fluid leaks (50% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Engine oil leaks (51% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.020% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.0098% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
    • 0.0098% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.0098% fail on Sound deadening material
  • 5.9% fail on Visibility (27% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Wipers
    • 1.2% fail on Washers (68% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Driver's view (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.13% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.059% fail on View to rear (82% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.059% fail on Mirrors (81% better than other 2004 cars)
  • 4.9% fail on Body, chassis, structure (46% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.47% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.27% fail on Tank (100% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Pipe
      • 0.059% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (75% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Hose
      • 0.020% fail on System
    • 0.47% fail on Transmission (87% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Drive shafts (90% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.32% fail on Joints (91% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.020% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.12% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.068% fail on Prop shaft (180% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.020% fail on Flexible couplings
        • 0.020% fail on Bearing housing
        • 0.0098% fail on Joints
      • 0.020% fail on Belts
    • 0.35% fail on Bumpers (56% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Body
      • 0.21% fail on Other body component
      • 0.049% fail on Panel
      • 0.020% fail on Body condition
    • 0.22% fail on Seats
      • 0.18% fail on Passenger's seat
      • 0.059% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.12% fail on Integral vehicle structure (77% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (78% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.0098% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.0098% fail on Sub-frame condition
    • 0.068% fail on Chassis (82% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.068% fail on Chassis condition (82% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.068% fail on Towbar
      • 0.059% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.0098% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.039% fail on Floor
    • 0.020% fail on Cabs
      • 0.0098% fail on Steps
      • 0.0098% fail on Mounting fixings
    • 0.0098% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.0098% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.0098% fail on Load security
      • 0.0098% fail on Tailgate
        • 0.0098% fail on Other tailgate component
    • 0.0098% fail on Doors
      • 0.0098% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.0098% fail on Door condition
    • 0.0098% fail on Undertray
  • 3.4% fail on Tyres (54% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Tread depth (54% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Condition (52% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.029% fail on Size/type (91% better than other 2004 cars)
  • 0.82% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (74% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.68% fail on Seat belts (56% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Condition
      • 0.13% fail on Prescribed areas (87% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Requirements
    • 0.14% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (91% better than other 2004 cars)
  • 0.61% fail on Steering (88% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Steering linkage components (93% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Locking devices (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Track rod end (97% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.0098% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.23% fail on Steering gear (70% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Steering rack (70% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.0098% fail on Steering box
    • 0.078% fail on Power steering (76% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Operation
      • 0.039% fail on Other components
    • 0.059% fail on Steering play (62% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.059% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.58% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.57% fail on Registration plates
    • 0.0098% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.40% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.40% fail on Attachment
  • 0.020% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.0098% fail on Anchorages
    • 0.0098% fail on Belt(s)/padding
  • 0.0098% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.0098% fail on Speedometer

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