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Volkswagen Amarok MOT Results

Registered in 2011
66.4% pass rate
from 699 tests in 2020
(17% better than other 2011 vans)
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 2011 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Amarok is unusually good or bad.

  • 19% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 6.4% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 6.4% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 6.4% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 5.7% fail on Headlamps (72% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 5.6% fail on Headlamp (74% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 4.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.0% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 2.3% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.3% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.9% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.43% fail on Side repeaters
    • 1.7% fail on Stop lamp (71% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.7% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (70% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Position lamps (70% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Position lamp (69% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.72% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.57% fail on Trailer electrical socket (5 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.57% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.57% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.14% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.14% fail on Switch
  • 13% fail on Brakes
    • 10% fail on Brake performance (70% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 6.3% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (58% worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 3.6% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 2.3% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (51 times worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.29% fail on Gradient tester (sp) (69 times worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.14% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 4.3% fail on Service brake performance (150% worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 4.1% fail on Rbt (150% worse than other 2011 vans)
          • 3.7% fail on Service brake performance (180% worse than other 2011 vans)
          • 0.57% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.14% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.14% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.0% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.9% fail on Rbt
          • 1.9% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.14% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.14% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.57% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.43% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.29% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.29% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.14% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.14% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.6% fail on Mechanical brake components (46% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.9% fail on Brake pads
        • 0.14% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.57% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.57% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.29% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.29% fail on Cable
    • 1.4% fail on Parking brake control (180% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Lever (180% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.86% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.57% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.43% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.57% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.43% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.14% fail on Pedal
    • 0.14% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.14% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.14% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.14% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
  • 7.0% fail on Visibility
    • 4.3% fail on Washers
    • 2.6% fail on Wipers
    • 0.29% fail on View to rear
      • 0.29% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.14% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.14% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.14% fail on Windscreen
  • 5.2% fail on Suspension (62% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Shock absorbers (180% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Springs (59% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Coil springs (60% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 1.0% fail on Coil spring (60% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.57% fail on Leaf springs
        • 0.57% fail on Leaf spring
    • 1.3% fail on Anti-roll bars (76% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.14% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 0.14% fail on Wheel bearings
  • 3.1% fail on Tyres (46% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.14% fail on Size/type
  • 2.4% fail on Body, chassis, structure (57% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.72% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.29% fail on Pipe
      • 0.14% fail on Hose
      • 0.14% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.14% fail on System
    • 0.29% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.14% fail on Spare wheel condition
      • 0.14% fail on Carrier
    • 0.29% fail on Transmission (91% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.14% fail on Joints
        • 0.14% fail on Bearing housing
    • 0.14% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.14% fail on Towbar
      • 0.14% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.14% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.14% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 2.0% fail on Steering (55% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.57% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.57% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.43% fail on Steering linkage components (89% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.43% fail on Track rod end (88% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.43% fail on Power steering
      • 0.29% fail on Other components
      • 0.14% fail on Operation
    • 0.43% fail on Steering play
      • 0.43% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.14% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.14% fail on Steering column
  • 1.7% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.0% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.72% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.72% fail on Condition
  • 1.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (66% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Exhaust emissions (63% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Compression ignition (72% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.57% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.29% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.14% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.14% fail on Other emission control equipment
        • 0.14% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
      • 0.57% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.57% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
  • 1.0% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.0% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.29% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.29% fail on Attachment