Volkswagen Caddy MOT Results

Registered in 1990
54.0% pass rate
from 87 tests in 2020
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 1990 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Caddy is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 9.2% fail on Stop lamp (160% worse than other 1990 vans)
    • 8.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 8.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 8.0% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 8.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 8.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 6.9% fail on Direction indicators
      • 6.9% fail on Flashing type
        • 4.6% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 3.4% fail on Side repeaters
    • 5.7% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 5.7% fail on Horn
    • 2.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp
      • 1.1% fail on Dipswitch
    • 2.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.3% fail on Position lamp
    • 2.3% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.3% fail on Rear reflectors (13 times worse than other 1990 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 1.1% fail on Main beam tell-tale
  • 18% fail on Brakes
    • 8.0% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.7% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 5.7% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 4.6% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.3% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.3% fail on Rbt
          • 2.3% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.3% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 2.3% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 4.6% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 2.3% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 2.3% fail on Other components and prescribed areas (6 times worse than other 1990 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Prescribed areas (6 times worse than other 1990 vans)
        • 2.3% fail on Other braking system component (16 times worse than other 1990 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 1.1% fail on Pedal
    • 1.1% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 1.1% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.1% fail on Brake discs
  • 17% fail on Suspension
    • 11% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 5.7% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.3% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 1.1% fail on Suspension arm
      • 1.1% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 1.1% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 2.3% fail on Springs
      • 1.1% fail on Leaf springs
        • 1.1% fail on Shackle pins and bushes
      • 1.1% fail on Coil springs
        • 1.1% fail on Coil spring
    • 1.1% fail on Other suspension component
      • 1.1% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
  • 13% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 3.4% fail on Seats
      • 3.4% fail on Driver's seat (3 times worse than other 1990 vans)
    • 2.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
      • 1.1% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 2.3% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.1% fail on Tank
      • 1.1% fail on Hose
    • 2.3% fail on Towbar (5 times worse than other 1990 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Vehicle structure (5 times worse than other 1990 vans)
    • 2.3% fail on Transmission
      • 2.3% fail on Drive shafts
        • 2.3% fail on Joints
    • 1.1% fail on Chassis
      • 1.1% fail on Chassis condition
    • 1.1% fail on Doors
      • 1.1% fail on Driver's door
        • 1.1% fail on Door condition
  • 5.7% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 3.4% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 2.3% fail on Spark ignition
        • 1.1% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 1.1% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 1.1% fail on Compression ignition
        • 1.1% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
    • 2.3% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 1.1% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 1.1% fail on Transmission oil leaks
  • 3.4% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 3.4% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.3% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
  • 2.3% fail on Steering
    • 2.3% fail on Steering gear
      • 2.3% fail on Steering rack
    • 1.1% fail on Steering wheel
  • 2.3% fail on Visibility
    • 1.1% fail on View to rear
      • 1.1% fail on Mirrors
    • 1.1% fail on Wipers
  • 2.3% fail on Tyres
    • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.1% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plates
  • 1.1% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.1% fail on Attachment