Volkswagen Caddy MOT Results

Registered in 1991
57.4% pass rate
from 94 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 1991 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Caddy is unusually good or bad.

  • 27% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 9.6% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 9.6% fail on Horn (2 times worse than other 1991 vans)
    • 7.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.4% fail on Position lamp
      • 1.1% fail on All position lamps
    • 6.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 6.4% fail on Headlamp
    • 6.4% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 6.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 6.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 5.3% fail on Direction indicators
      • 5.3% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.2% fail on Side repeaters
        • 2.1% fail on All direction indicators
        • 1.1% fail on Switch
    • 4.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 4.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.1% fail on Hazard warning
      • 1.1% fail on Switch
  • 19% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 4.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 4.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 4.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 4.3% fail on Fuel system
      • 2.1% fail on Tank (8 times worse than other 1991 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Hose (9 times worse than other 1991 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on System
    • 4.3% fail on Seats
      • 3.2% fail on Driver's seat
      • 3.2% fail on Passenger's seat (3 times worse than other 1991 vans)
    • 3.2% fail on Transmission
      • 3.2% fail on Drive shafts
        • 3.2% fail on Joints
    • 2.1% fail on Body
      • 1.1% fail on Body condition
      • 1.1% fail on Panel
    • 2.1% fail on Floor (5 times worse than other 1991 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Chassis
      • 1.1% fail on Chassis condition
    • 1.1% fail on Bumpers
    • 1.1% fail on Doors
      • 1.1% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 1.1% fail on Door condition
  • 18% fail on Suspension
    • 12% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 3.2% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 3.2% fail on Macpherson strut (23 times worse than other 1991 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Macpherson strut (20 times worse than other 1991 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 3.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.1% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.1% fail on Suspension arm
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 2.1% fail on Springs
      • 2.1% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.1% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.1% fail on Other suspension component
      • 1.1% fail on Other suspension component
  • 14% fail on Brakes
    • 8.5% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.4% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 4.3% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 1.1% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
        • 1.1% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 4.3% fail on Service brake performance
        • 4.3% fail on Rbt
          • 4.3% fail on Service brake performance
      • 3.2% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.1% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
        • 1.1% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 5.3% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 3.2% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (5 times worse than other 1991 vans)
        • 3.2% fail on Cable (5 times worse than other 1991 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.1% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.1% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.1% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 1.1% fail on Hand lever
    • 1.1% fail on Parking brake control
      • 1.1% fail on Lever
    • 1.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes
  • 9.6% fail on Steering
    • 6.4% fail on Steering gear
      • 6.4% fail on Steering rack (200% worse than other 1991 vans)
    • 3.2% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 2.1% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.1% fail on Other components
        • 1.1% fail on Steering linkage
    • 1.1% fail on Steering column
  • 7.4% fail on Visibility
    • 5.3% fail on Washers
    • 2.1% fail on Wipers
  • 6.4% fail on Tyres
    • 5.3% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Size/type
    • 1.1% fail on Tread depth
  • 5.3% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 5.3% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 5.3% fail on Spark ignition
        • 4.3% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 1.1% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 1.1% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 1.1% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 4.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 3.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.1% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 3.2% fail on Identification of the vehicle (3 times worse than other 1991 vans)
    • 3.2% fail on Registration plates (3 times worse than other 1991 vans)