Volkswagen Caddy MOT Results

Registered in 1999
54.3% pass rate
from 372 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 1999 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Caddy is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Suspension
    • 14% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (52% worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 4.8% fail on Wheel bearings (200% worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 4.0% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.2% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.6% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.81% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 3.2% fail on Macpherson strut (18 times worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Pins and bushes (36 times worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (17 times worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 0.27% fail on Macpherson strut
    • 2.7% fail on Springs
      • 1.6% fail on Coil springs
        • 1.6% fail on Coil spring
      • 1.1% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.4% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.1% fail on Linkage (2 times worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 0.81% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.54% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.27% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.3% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.1% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.54% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.27% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.27% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.81% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.54% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.27% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
  • 21% fail on Brakes
    • 13% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.7% fail on Service brake performance
        • 6.7% fail on Rbt
          • 5.4% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.9% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 6.7% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 6.7% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 4.8% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 2.4% fail on Service brake performance
      • 3.5% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 3.5% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 1.6% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt
          • 1.1% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.27% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.27% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.27% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.6% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 2.7% fail on Flexible brake hoses (3 times worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 1.9% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 1.6% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.1% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.1% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.54% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.54% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.3% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 1.1% fail on Pedal
      • 0.54% fail on Hand lever
    • 1.3% fail on Parking brake control
      • 1.3% fail on Lever
    • 1.1% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.81% fail on Valves (6 times worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 0.27% fail on Brake fluid
  • 21% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 5.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.27% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 4.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.8% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.81% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 4.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.5% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.27% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.27% fail on Switch
    • 3.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.2% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 1.1% fail on Side repeaters
    • 3.0% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.6% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.81% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.81% fail on Horn
    • 1.1% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (74% better than other 1999 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (74% better than other 1999 vans)
        • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (73% better than other 1999 vans)
        • 0.27% fail on Switch
    • 0.27% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.27% fail on Switch
  • 18% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 7.0% fail on Transmission (70% worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 6.7% fail on Drive shafts (120% worse than other 1999 vans)
        • 6.7% fail on Joints (120% worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 0.27% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.27% fail on Joints
    • 4.8% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.8% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 3.5% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
      • 0.27% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 3.0% fail on Chassis
      • 3.0% fail on Chassis condition
    • 1.1% fail on Seats
      • 0.81% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.54% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.81% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.81% fail on Body
      • 0.54% fail on Panel
      • 0.27% fail on Body condition
      • 0.27% fail on Other body component
    • 0.54% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.27% fail on Tank
      • 0.27% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.27% fail on System
    • 0.54% fail on Engine mounting (12 times worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 0.27% fail on Engine mounting condition
      • 0.27% fail on Bracket
    • 0.54% fail on Doors
      • 0.27% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.27% fail on Catch
      • 0.27% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.27% fail on Door condition
    • 0.27% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.27% fail on Carrier
    • 0.27% fail on Towbar
      • 0.27% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.27% fail on Floor
  • 8.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 7.5% fail on Exhaust emissions (63% worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 6.5% fail on Compression ignition (93% worse than other 1999 vans)
        • 4.3% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (5 times worse than other 1999 vans)
        • 1.6% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.81% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.27% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
      • 1.1% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.54% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.27% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.27% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.81% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.54% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.27% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 7.3% fail on Tyres (65% worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 4.8% fail on Tread depth (96% worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 2.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.54% fail on Size/type
  • 6.7% fail on Visibility
    • 4.8% fail on Wipers
    • 2.4% fail on Washers
    • 0.81% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.81% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.54% fail on View to rear
      • 0.54% fail on Mirrors
  • 5.4% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 5.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 5.1% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.27% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 4.0% fail on Steering
    • 1.9% fail on Steering gear
      • 1.9% fail on Steering rack
    • 1.9% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.6% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.27% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.54% fail on Power steering
      • 0.27% fail on Pump
      • 0.27% fail on Other components
  • 1.1% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.27% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.27% fail on Speedometer