Toyota RAV4 MOT Results

Registered in 2006
67.7% pass rate
from 8,280 tests in 2017
(23% better than other 2006 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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Toyota RAV4 is unusually good or bad.

  • 13% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (39% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 5.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.3% fail on Front lamps (13% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.048% fail on Rear lamps (96% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.036% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamp aim (66% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.0% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.59% fail on Direction indicators (77% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Flashing type (77% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.36% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.21% fail on Individual lamps (88% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.024% fail on All direction indicators (91% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Headlamps (90% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Headlamp (90% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.012% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 0.34% fail on Battery
    • 0.34% fail on Stop lamp (93% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.097% fail on Horn (75% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.085% fail on Trailer electrical socket (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.036% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.036% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.012% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.012% fail on Lamp
    • 0.012% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 9.2% fail on Brakes (19% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Hub components
      • 3.4% fail on Brake pads (32% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Brake discs (39% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.036% fail on Brake calipers (78% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Brake performance (41% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Rear wheels (36% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Parking brake performance (47% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Front wheels (52% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.097% fail on Brake operation (180% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.072% fail on Parking brake operation (12 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.072% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.060% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.048% fail on Brake imbalance (87% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Gradient hand brake
    • 2.1% fail on Hydraulic systems (31% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Components (28% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.8% fail on Pipes
        • 0.13% fail on Hoses (75% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.024% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.12% fail on Leaks
      • 0.036% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.024% fail on Operation
    • 0.87% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.87% fail on Condition
    • 0.64% fail on ABS
    • 0.24% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.14% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.024% fail on Service brake control components (85% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Pedal (85% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.024% fail on Condition
  • 9.2% fail on Suspension (45% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Anti-roll bars (17% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Linkage condition (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (49% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.22% fail on Condition (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Attachment (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Presence
    • 2.2% fail on Shock absorbers (46% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Condition (46% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Coil springs (79% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Condition (79% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Location
    • 0.82% fail on Suspension arms (78% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.81% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (77% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Attachment
    • 0.28% fail on Drive shafts (90% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Front drive shafts (91% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.25% fail on Constant velocity joints (91% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.012% fail on Couplings
      • 0.024% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.024% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.19% fail on Front suspension joints (80% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Prescribed areas (67% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Component mounting (61% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.13% fail on Wheel bearings (88% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Front (75% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Rear (96% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.097% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.072% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.024% fail on Condition
    • 0.060% fail on Trailing arms (76% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (74% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.024% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.024% fail on Condition
    • 0.012% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.012% fail on Condition
    • 0.012% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.012% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.012% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 6.3% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.0% fail on Wipers
    • 2.0% fail on Washers (29% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.50% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.11% fail on Mirrors (56% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.024% fail on Bonnet (86% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.012% fail on Indirect vision devices
  • 5.0% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (16% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Exhaust system (36% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Emissions
    • 0.72% fail on Fuel system (59% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on System (80% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Pipe (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.072% fail on Tank
      • 0.036% fail on Hose (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 4.2% fail on Tyres (51% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Tread depth (55% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Condition (66% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.35% fail on Valve stem (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.072% fail on Size/type (72% better than other 2006 cars)
  • 1.5% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.1% fail on Seat belts (53% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Requirements (9 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Condition
      • 0.18% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.024% fail on Attachment
      • 0.012% fail on Installation check
        • 0.012% fail on Belt(s)/padding
    • 0.43% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (59% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (57% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Seat belt pre-tensioner
      • 0.012% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 0.93% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.93% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.47% fail on Steering (84% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Steering system (85% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Steering rack (58% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Track rod end (94% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.048% fail on Free play
        • 0.048% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.048% fail on Ball joint (79% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.024% fail on Steering arm (81% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Other components
        • 0.012% fail on Steering pivot point
        • 0.012% fail on Steering component
      • 0.012% fail on Lock stop
    • 0.036% fail on Steering control
      • 0.012% fail on Steering column
      • 0.012% fail on Steering shaft
      • 0.012% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.012% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.024% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.012% fail on Power steering
      • 0.012% fail on Operation
  • 0.33% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.33% fail on Attachment
  • 0.28% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (73% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Body condition
    • 0.036% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.036% fail on Chassis
    • 0.024% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.012% fail on Body security
    • 0.012% fail on Seats
      • 0.012% fail on Drivers
    • 0.012% fail on Spare wheel
  • 0.048% fail on Towbars (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.048% fail on Towbar (9 times worse than other 2006 cars)
Read the Honest John Review

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