Volkswagen Caddy MOT Results

Registered in 1998
47.8% pass rate
from 291 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 1998 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Caddy is unusually good or bad.

  • 33% fail on Suspension (46% worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 20% fail on Prescribed areas (70% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 13% fail on Component mounting (68% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 6.9% fail on Spring mounting
      • 2.7% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 7.6% fail on Drive shafts (130% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 7.6% fail on Front drive shafts (130% worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 7.6% fail on Constant velocity joints (130% worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 5.5% fail on Wheel bearings (2 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 5.2% fail on Rear (8 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.34% fail on Front
    • 4.5% fail on Macpherson strut (25 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on Condition (25 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 4.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.34% fail on Condition
      • 0.34% fail on Attachment
    • 2.4% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 2.1% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.7% fail on Coil springs
      • 1.4% fail on Condition
      • 0.34% fail on Location
    • 1.4% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.0% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.34% fail on Linkage condition
    • 0.34% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.34% fail on Condition
  • 26% fail on Brakes
    • 18% fail on Hydraulic systems (85% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 16% fail on Components (83% worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 8.2% fail on Pipes
        • 5.2% fail on Hoses
        • 4.8% fail on Valves (140% worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.34% fail on Servos
      • 1.4% fail on Leaks
      • 0.69% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.34% fail on Operation
    • 15% fail on Brake performance
      • 7.9% fail on Front wheels
      • 6.9% fail on Rear wheels
      • 3.1% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 2.1% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.4% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 2.7% fail on Parking brake (170% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Condition (170% worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 1.7% fail on Service brake control components
      • 1.7% fail on Pedal
        • 1.7% fail on Condition (8 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Hub components
      • 1.4% fail on Brake pads
    • 1.0% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.34% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.34% fail on Pivot
  • 26% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.1% fail on Front lamps
      • 3.8% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.34% fail on All position lamps
    • 7.6% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 6.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 6.2% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 5.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.1% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.4% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.69% fail on All direction indicators
    • 3.8% fail on Battery
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.7% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 2.4% fail on Fog lamp
    • 1.0% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 1.0% fail on Horn
    • 0.69% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.34% fail on Lamp
      • 0.34% fail on Switch
    • 0.34% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.34% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 13% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (59% worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 5.5% fail on Body condition
    • 4.5% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 4.5% fail on Chassis
    • 1.0% fail on Doors
      • 1.0% fail on Drivers
    • 1.0% fail on Seats
      • 0.69% fail on Drivers
      • 0.34% fail on Passengers
    • 0.69% fail on Speedometer (7 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 0.69% fail on Load security (8 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.69% fail on Tailgate (44 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 0.34% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.34% fail on Body security
    • 0.34% fail on Spare wheel
  • 13% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 7.2% fail on Wipers
    • 3.8% fail on Washers
    • 2.7% fail on Windscreen (2 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 1.0% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.34% fail on Bonnet
  • 13% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 6.2% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.8% fail on Emissions
    • 2.7% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.0% fail on Pipe (3 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on System
      • 0.34% fail on Tank
      • 0.34% fail on Cap
    • 1.4% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 9.3% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (75% worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 8.6% fail on Seat belts (67% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 8.2% fail on Prescribed areas (97% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.69% fail on Condition
    • 0.69% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.34% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.34% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 8.2% fail on Tyres
    • 5.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.4% fail on Condition
  • 6.5% fail on Steering
    • 3.8% fail on Steering system
      • 2.1% fail on Steering rack
      • 1.7% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.34% fail on Free play
        • 0.34% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.34% fail on Other components
        • 0.34% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 1.4% fail on Power steering
      • 0.69% fail on Operation
      • 0.34% fail on Drive system
      • 0.34% fail on Other components
    • 1.0% fail on Steering control (3 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.69% fail on Steering column (8 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.34% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.69% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.69% fail on Locking devices (8 times worse than other 1998 vans)
  • 1.4% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.4% fail on Registration plate