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Volkswagen Caddy MOT Results

Registered in 1990
53.3% pass rate
from 92 tests in 2017
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.

  • 35% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 12% fail on Direction indicators (180% worse than other 1990 vans)
      • 12% fail on Flashing type (180% worse than other 1990 vans)
        • 6.5% fail on Side repeaters (3 times worse than other 1990 vans)
        • 4.3% fail on All direction indicators (4 times worse than other 1990 vans)
        • 2.2% fail on Individual lamps
    • 11% fail on Rear fog lamp (130% worse than other 1990 vans)
      • 11% fail on Fog lamp (160% worse than other 1990 vans)
    • 8.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.4% fail on Rear lamps
      • 4.3% fail on Front lamps
    • 6.5% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 6.5% fail on Stop lamp
    • 6.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (5 times worse than other 1990 vans)
        • 2.2% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale' (5 times worse than other 1990 vans)
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp
    • 4.3% fail on Hazard warning (3 times worse than other 1990 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Lamp (4 times worse than other 1990 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Switch
    • 3.3% fail on Battery
    • 2.2% fail on Rear reflectors (8 times worse than other 1990 vans)
    • 2.2% fail on Horn
  • 28% fail on Suspension (62% worse than other 1990 vans)
    • 17% fail on Prescribed areas (92% worse than other 1990 vans)
      • 14% fail on Component mounting (120% worse than other 1990 vans)
      • 7.6% fail on Spring mounting
    • 8.7% fail on Wheel bearings (190% worse than other 1990 vans)
      • 6.5% fail on Rear (3 times worse than other 1990 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Front
    • 4.3% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 4.3% fail on Condition
    • 4.3% fail on Drive shafts
      • 4.3% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 4.3% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 2.2% fail on Leaf springs
      • 2.2% fail on Pins and bushes
        • 2.2% fail on Shackle
    • 2.2% fail on Coil springs
      • 2.2% fail on Condition
    • 2.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.2% fail on Macpherson strut (38 times worse than other 1990 vans)
      • 2.2% fail on Condition (38 times worse than other 1990 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Axles
      • 1.1% fail on Clearance
    • 1.1% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 21% fail on Brakes
    • 12% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 11% fail on Components
        • 6.5% fail on Pipes
        • 5.4% fail on Hoses
        • 3.3% fail on Valves
      • 3.3% fail on Operation (12 times worse than other 1990 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Leaks
    • 11% fail on Brake performance
      • 9.8% fail on Rear wheels
      • 5.4% fail on Front wheels
      • 3.3% fail on Service brake performance
      • 3.3% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.1% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 3.3% fail on Hub components
      • 2.2% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs
    • 2.2% fail on Service brake control components
      • 2.2% fail on Pedal
        • 2.2% fail on Condition (6 times worse than other 1990 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Additional braking devices
  • 15% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (110% worse than other 1990 vans)
    • 13% fail on Seats (10 times worse than other 1990 vans)
      • 13% fail on Drivers (13 times worse than other 1990 vans)
      • 2.2% fail on Passengers
    • 3.3% fail on Body condition
    • 2.2% fail on Engine mountings (12 times worse than other 1990 vans)
    • 2.2% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 2.2% fail on Chassis
    • 1.1% fail on Doors
      • 1.1% fail on Drivers
  • 12% fail on Steering
    • 12% fail on Steering system (120% worse than other 1990 vans)
      • 6.5% fail on Steering rack
      • 3.3% fail on Free play (9 times worse than other 1990 vans)
        • 3.3% fail on Steering rack (16 times worse than other 1990 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.1% fail on Other components
        • 1.1% fail on Steering pivot point
  • 11% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 7.6% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.3% fail on Emissions
    • 3.3% fail on Fuel system
      • 2.2% fail on Pipe (5 times worse than other 1990 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on System
    • 1.1% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 9.8% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.4% fail on Wipers
    • 2.2% fail on Washers
    • 2.2% fail on Mirrors
  • 6.5% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 6.5% fail on Seat belts
      • 6.5% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 3.3% fail on Tyres
    • 3.3% fail on Condition
  • 2.2% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 2.2% fail on Registration plate