Toyota RAV4 MOT Results

Registered in 2012
84.9% pass rate
from 3,214 tests in 2017
(28% better than other 2012 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 2012 cars and highlighted areas where the Toyota RAV4 is unusually good or bad.

  • 5.0% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.0% fail on Wipers (38% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.68% fail on Washers (48% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.031% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.5% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (56% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim (42% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.0% fail on Front lamps
    • 0.75% fail on Registration plate lamp (60% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.40% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.031% fail on Switch
    • 0.12% fail on Headlamps (91% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Headlamp (90% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.093% fail on Direction indicators (89% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.093% fail on Flashing type (89% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.062% fail on Side repeaters (84% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.031% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.031% fail on Tell tales
    • 0.062% fail on Battery
    • 0.031% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.031% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.031% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.031% fail on Horn
  • 3.4% fail on Suspension
    • 3.0% fail on Shock absorbers (5 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Condition (5 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.062% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.031% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.031% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.031% fail on Attachment
    • 0.093% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.062% fail on Suspension arms (88% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.062% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (88% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.031% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.031% fail on Condition
    • 0.031% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.031% fail on Condition
  • 2.8% fail on Brakes (28% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Hub components
      • 1.9% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.16% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.031% fail on Brake linings
    • 0.56% fail on Brake performance (50% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.16% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.062% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.031% fail on Front wheels
    • 0.093% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.093% fail on Condition
    • 0.093% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.062% fail on Components
        • 0.031% fail on Pipes
        • 0.031% fail on Hoses
      • 0.031% fail on Leaks
    • 0.062% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.062% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.031% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.031% fail on Cable
  • 2.1% fail on Tyres (62% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Tread depth (63% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.87% fail on Condition (70% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Valve stem (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.062% fail on Size/type
  • 0.37% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.37% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.25% fail on Requirements (25 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.093% fail on Condition
      • 0.031% fail on Attachment
  • 0.31% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.31% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.12% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.093% fail on Body condition
    • 0.031% fail on Doors
      • 0.031% fail on Passengers other
  • 0.093% fail on Steering (76% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.093% fail on Steering system
      • 0.062% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.031% fail on Track rod end
  • 0.093% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.093% fail on Attachment
  • 0.093% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (86% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.062% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.031% fail on Pipe
      • 0.031% fail on Cap
    • 0.031% fail on Exhaust system
Read the Honest John Review

  • 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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