Volkswagen Amarok MOT Results

Registered in 2015
83.4% pass rate
from 3,213 tests in 2020
(37% better than other 2015 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 2015 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Amarok is unusually good or bad.

  • 5.7% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (43% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim (12% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Headlamp aim (8.0% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.062% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (69% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Stop lamp (47% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.87% fail on Headlamps (57% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.84% fail on Headlamp (57% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.65% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (20% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.65% fail on Rear fog lamp (20% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.62% fail on Rear fog lamp (23% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.031% fail on Switch
    • 0.59% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (72% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.22% fail on Electrical equipment (44% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Trailer electrical socket (110% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Horn
    • 0.19% fail on Direction indicators (86% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Flashing type (86% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.16% fail on Individual direction indicators (70% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.031% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.19% fail on Reversing lamps (2.3% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Reversing lamps (5.5% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.093% fail on Position lamps (59% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.093% fail on Position lamp (58% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.031% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.031% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.031% fail on Main beam tell-tale
  • 4.7% fail on Brakes (32% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Brake performance (9.3% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (0.78% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.90% fail on Rbt (sp) (45% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.72% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (31 times worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.031% fail on Gradient tester (sp)
      • 0.96% fail on Service brake performance (5.4% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.93% fail on Rbt (4.2% worse than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.90% fail on Service brake performance (31% worse than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.093% fail on Service brake imbalance (62% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.031% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.031% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.56% fail on Parking brake performance (7.8% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.50% fail on Rbt (0.30% better than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.50% fail on Parking brake performance (14% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.062% fail on Decelerometer (11 times worse than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.031% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.031% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.12% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (55% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.093% fail on Rbt (sp) (65% better than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.062% fail on Service brake performance (57% better than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.031% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.031% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.093% fail on Brake performance not tested (23% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 2.1% fail on Mechanical brake components (38% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Brake linings and pads (27% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 2.0% fail on Brake pads (28% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.031% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.25% fail on Brake discs and drums (72% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.25% fail on Brake discs (72% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.031% fail on Cable
    • 0.28% fail on Parking brake control (20% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Lever (20% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.19% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (65% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Anti-lock braking system (53% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.062% fail on Electronic stability control (78% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.16% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (150% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.093% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (95% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.062% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder (3 times worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.093% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (78% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.062% fail on Hand lever (13% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Pedal
    • 0.093% fail on Hydraulic systems (110% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.062% fail on Brake fluid (130% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.062% fail on Flexible brake hoses (55% better than other 2015 vans)
  • 2.9% fail on Tyres (38% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Tread depth (33% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Condition (38% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.031% fail on Size/type
  • 2.7% fail on Suspension (47% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Anti-roll bars (32% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.96% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.062% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (73% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Anti-roll bar
    • 0.78% fail on Shock absorbers (4.8% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.53% fail on Springs (66% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.53% fail on Coil springs (62% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.53% fail on Coil spring (62% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.44% fail on Wheel bearings (67% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.093% fail on Suspension arms (92% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.031% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.031% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 2.3% fail on Visibility (57% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Washers (24% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.40% fail on Wipers (85% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.25% fail on Condition of glass (38% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Windscreen (37% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.093% fail on Driver's view (48% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.062% fail on View to rear (86% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.062% fail on Mirrors (85% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.031% fail on Bonnet
  • 0.62% fail on Steering (44% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.44% fail on Steering gear (5 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.44% fail on Steering rack (7 times worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.062% fail on Steering linkage components (93% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.031% fail on Other components
        • 0.031% fail on Steering component
    • 0.062% fail on Power steering (57% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Operation
      • 0.031% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.062% fail on Steering play (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.062% fail on Steering rack (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
  • 0.56% fail on Identification of the vehicle (58% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.56% fail on Registration plates (59% worse than other 2015 vans)
  • 0.47% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (75% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.47% fail on Exhaust emissions (74% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.31% fail on Compression ignition (78% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.22% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (77% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.093% fail on Emissions not tested (22% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Spark ignition (61% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.16% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (60% better than other 2015 vans)
  • 0.44% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (55% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.22% fail on Seat belts (64% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Condition (61% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.22% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (39% better than other 2015 vans)
  • 0.37% fail on Body, chassis, structure (83% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.093% fail on Fuel system (17% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.093% fail on Pipe (5 times worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.093% fail on Bumpers (17% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.031% fail on Chassis
      • 0.031% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 0.031% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.031% fail on Towbar
      • 0.031% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.031% fail on Transmission
      • 0.031% fail on Belts
    • 0.031% fail on Doors
      • 0.031% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.031% fail on Door condition
    • 0.031% fail on Seats
      • 0.031% fail on Driver's seat
  • 0.28% fail on Road Wheels (96% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.28% fail on Attachment (200% worse than other 2015 vans)