Toyota RAV4 MOT Results

Registered in 2007
69.1% pass rate
from 7,715 tests in 2017
(22% better than other 2007 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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the Toyota RAV4 is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (43% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Position lamps (15% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.7% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.039% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.026% fail on Rear lamps (98% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.7% fail on Registration plate lamp (19% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim (55% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.91% fail on Rear fog lamp (65% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.91% fail on Fog lamp (70% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.47% fail on Headlamps (86% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Headlamp (85% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Stop lamp (96% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Battery (51% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Direction indicators (95% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Flashing type (95% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.078% fail on Side repeaters (85% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.039% fail on Individual lamps (98% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.013% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.052% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.052% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.052% fail on Horn (86% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.013% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.013% fail on Switch
    • 0.013% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 11% fail on Suspension (29% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Anti-roll bars (67% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Linkage condition (16 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (49% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.27% fail on Attachment (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.052% fail on Presence (18 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Coil springs (40% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Condition (40% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Location
    • 1.2% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.64% fail on Suspension arms (78% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (78% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Condition
      • 0.013% fail on Attachment
    • 0.26% fail on Drive shafts (89% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Front drive shafts (90% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.25% fail on Constant velocity joints (89% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.013% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.10% fail on Front suspension joints (87% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.091% fail on Wheel bearings (89% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Front (82% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Rear (94% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.078% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.039% fail on Condition (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.013% fail on Attachment
    • 0.052% fail on Trailing arms (78% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.052% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (77% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.039% fail on Prescribed areas (83% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Component mounting (84% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.026% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.013% fail on Condition
      • 0.013% fail on Attachment
    • 0.013% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.013% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.013% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.013% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.013% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 8.1% fail on Brakes (14% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Hub components
      • 3.3% fail on Brake pads (28% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.71% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.052% fail on Brake calipers
    • 2.7% fail on Brake performance (38% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Rear wheels (26% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Parking brake performance (28% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Front wheels (64% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.091% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.078% fail on Brake imbalance (78% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.039% fail on Parking brake operation (8 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Gradient hand brake
      • 0.013% fail on Service brake performance
    • 1.6% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.5% fail on Components
        • 1.4% fail on Pipes
        • 0.039% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.026% fail on Hoses (93% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Leaks
      • 0.026% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 0.70% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.70% fail on Condition
    • 0.39% fail on ABS
    • 0.18% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.078% fail on Restricted movement
  • 6.1% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.7% fail on Wipers
    • 1.9% fail on Washers (26% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.67% fail on Windscreen (60% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.013% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.013% fail on Bonnet
  • 3.9% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 2.7% fail on Exhaust system (28% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Emissions (28% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.62% fail on Fuel system (92% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Pipe (8 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on System
      • 0.12% fail on Tank (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Hose
    • 0.18% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 3.9% fail on Tyres (52% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Tread depth (54% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Condition (64% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Valve stem (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.039% fail on Size/type (82% better than other 2007 cars)
  • 1.00% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.92% fail on Seat belts (72% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Requirements (14 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Condition
      • 0.039% fail on Prescribed areas (73% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Attachment
      • 0.013% fail on Installation check
        • 0.013% fail on Anchorage's
    • 0.078% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (89% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (90% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.79% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.79% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.43% fail on Steering (82% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Steering system (80% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Track rod end (90% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.091% fail on Steering rack (71% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.052% fail on Free play
        • 0.052% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.052% fail on Ball joint (70% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.026% fail on Other components
        • 0.026% fail on Steering pivot point
      • 0.013% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.026% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.013% fail on Locking devices
  • 0.22% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (73% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Body condition
    • 0.013% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.013% fail on Body security
    • 0.013% fail on Doors
      • 0.013% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.013% fail on Seats
      • 0.013% fail on Drivers
  • 0.17% fail on Road Wheels (60% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Attachment
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  • Toyota RAV4 (2006 - 2013)
    Bigger and now 5-door only. More luxurious but not as practical as previous RAV-4. Car-like road manners. Petrol and diesel automatics. Facelifted 2010.

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