Toyota Yaris MOT Results

Registered in 2000
54.4% pass rate
from 13,173 tests in 2017
(7.4% better than other 2000 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 2000 cars and highlighted areas where the Toyota Yaris is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (7.6% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 7.9% fail on Headlamp aim (15% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Headlamps (29% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 5.6% fail on Headlamp (34% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.0076% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.0076% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
        • 0.0076% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.015% fail on Switch
    • 5.3% fail on Position lamps (18% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 4.9% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.39% fail on Rear lamps (79% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on All position lamps
    • 5.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.9% fail on Registration plate lamp (33% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Direction indicators (26% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Flashing type (26% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Individual lamps (19% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.47% fail on Side repeaters (47% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.24% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.2% fail on Battery
    • 0.51% fail on Rear fog lamp (71% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Fog lamp (71% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Tell tale (71% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.0076% fail on Switch
    • 0.40% fail on Horn
    • 0.11% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.023% fail on Electrical wiring (75% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.015% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.015% fail on Hazard warning (94% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.0076% fail on Lamp
      • 0.0076% fail on Switch
  • 21% fail on Suspension
    • 7.2% fail on Prescribed areas (44% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 5.7% fail on Component mounting (44% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Subframe mounting (68% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Spring mounting (45% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Anti-roll bars (28% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (39% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.98% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.55% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.14% fail on Condition
      • 0.12% fail on Attachment
    • 5.0% fail on Coil springs (62% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 5.0% fail on Condition (65% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.084% fail on Location
    • 3.5% fail on Shock absorbers (110% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Condition (110% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Wheel bearings (26% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Rear (33% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.87% fail on Front
    • 1.1% fail on Suspension arms (75% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (75% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Condition (76% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Attachment (71% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.99% fail on Drive shafts (77% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Front drive shafts (77% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.96% fail on Constant velocity joints (77% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.0076% fail on Couplings
      • 0.030% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.030% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.38% fail on Front suspension joints (75% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Macpherson strut (67% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Condition (67% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Tie bars/rods (51% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (48% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.0076% fail on Condition
    • 0.053% fail on Trailing arms (88% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Condition
      • 0.023% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (94% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.0076% fail on Attachment
    • 0.046% fail on Sub-frames (91% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Condition (93% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (88% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.0076% fail on Attachment
    • 0.038% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.030% fail on Suspension unit
      • 0.0076% fail on Operation
    • 0.023% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
    • 0.0076% fail on Torsion bars
      • 0.0076% fail on Attachment
    • 0.0076% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.0076% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 11% fail on Driver's view of the road (14% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 7.4% fail on Wipers (33% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Washers
    • 0.47% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.19% fail on Mirrors (59% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.053% fail on Bonnet (67% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.0076% fail on Indirect vision devices
  • 10% fail on Brakes (39% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Hydraulic systems (29% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on Components (27% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 2.7% fail on Pipes (34% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Valves (180% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Hoses (91% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.023% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.0076% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.14% fail on Leaks (67% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.046% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (69% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Operation (80% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Brake performance (56% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Front wheels (48% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Rear wheels (63% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Parking brake performance (65% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.34% fail on Service brake performance (70% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.068% fail on Brake performance not tested (63% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Brake operation
    • 1.8% fail on Hub components (39% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Brake pads (27% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Brake discs (67% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Brake calipers (75% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Wheel cylinder
      • 0.023% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.015% fail on Brake back plates
    • 1.8% fail on Parking brake (66% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Condition (66% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.091% fail on ABS (93% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.061% fail on Service brake control components (72% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Pedal (72% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.046% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.015% fail on Condition (85% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.061% fail on Restricted movement (80% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.053% fail on Mechanical components (74% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Linkage (4 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.0076% fail on Brake slack adjuster
      • 0.0076% fail on Lever
      • 0.0076% fail on Cable
    • 0.053% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.053% fail on Components
        • 0.046% fail on Valves (15 times worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.0076% fail on Pipes
      • 0.0076% fail on Leaks
    • 0.046% fail on Additional braking devices (6 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.015% fail on Locking devices
  • 10% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 6.2% fail on Exhaust system (20% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Emissions
    • 1.1% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.39% fail on Fuel system (54% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Tank
      • 0.14% fail on Pipe
      • 0.053% fail on System (80% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.046% fail on Hose
      • 0.023% fail on Cap (92% better than other 2000 cars)
  • 7.1% fail on Tyres (17% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.3% fail on Condition (38% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Size/type
    • 0.099% fail on Valve stem
  • 3.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (16% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Body condition
    • 1.0% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 1.0% fail on Chassis
    • 0.099% fail on Seats (71% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.076% fail on Drivers (67% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Passengers (81% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.084% fail on Body security
    • 0.076% fail on Doors (87% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Drivers (77% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Passengers front (84% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Passengers other (93% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.015% fail on Load security
      • 0.0076% fail on Access panel
      • 0.0076% fail on Bootlid
    • 0.0076% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.0076% fail on Speedometer
  • 1.9% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (62% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Seat belts (45% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Prescribed areas (43% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Condition (55% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Requirements
      • 0.038% fail on Attachment
    • 0.030% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (98% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (98% better than other 2000 cars)
  • 1.4% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.4% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.46% fail on Steering (90% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Steering system (93% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Track rod end (94% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.068% fail on Steering rack (93% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Free play (79% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.023% fail on Steering rack (76% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Ball joint (92% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.0076% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.0076% fail on Other components
        • 0.0076% fail on Steering component
    • 0.099% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.061% fail on Power steering (89% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Operation (85% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Drive system
      • 0.015% fail on Pump
      • 0.0076% fail on Other components
    • 0.023% fail on Steering operation (73% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.015% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.21% fail on Road Wheels (47% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Attachment (65% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.099% fail on Condition
    • 0.0076% fail on Halfshafts
  • 0.0076% fail on Towbars
    • 0.0076% fail on Towbar
Read the Honest John Review

  • Toyota Yaris (1999 - 2005)
    The best small car 1999-2005. Excellent seating position. Good range of engines. Decent to drive. Double folding rear seat leaves low, vab-like load area. Good, robust 4-speed autobox.

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