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Volkswagen Caddy MOT Results

Registered in 1999
50.6% pass rate
from 500 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 1999 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Caddy is unusually good or bad.

  • 28% fail on Suspension (23% worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 13% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 7.2% fail on Component mounting
      • 5.6% fail on Spring mounting
      • 1.6% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 8.2% fail on Drive shafts (120% worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 8.2% fail on Front drive shafts (120% worse than other 1999 vans)
        • 8.2% fail on Constant velocity joints (130% worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 5.2% fail on Wheel bearings (150% worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 3.6% fail on Rear (5 times worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Front
    • 4.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.60% fail on Attachment (7 times worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 4.4% fail on Macpherson strut (23 times worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 4.4% fail on Condition (23 times worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.0% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.40% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.20% fail on Condition
    • 1.4% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.4% fail on Condition
    • 1.2% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.0% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.80% fail on Condition
      • 0.20% fail on Location
    • 0.40% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.40% fail on Condition
  • 25% fail on Brakes (25% worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 16% fail on Brake performance
      • 9.8% fail on Front wheels (120% worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 6.0% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 5.8% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.6% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.4% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.20% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 14% fail on Hydraulic systems (55% worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 14% fail on Components (56% worse than other 1999 vans)
        • 8.4% fail on Pipes (76% worse than other 1999 vans)
        • 4.6% fail on Hoses (89% worse than other 1999 vans)
        • 2.2% fail on Valves
        • 0.40% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.20% fail on Cylinders
      • 1.2% fail on Leaks
      • 0.40% fail on Operation
      • 0.20% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 1.2% fail on Hub components
      • 0.80% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.40% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.20% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.0% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.40% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.20% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.20% fail on Pedal
        • 0.20% fail on Condition
    • 0.20% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.20% fail on Cable
  • 22% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (21% better than other 1999 vans)
    • 6.6% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 6.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.0% fail on Front lamps
      • 2.8% fail on Rear lamps
    • 5.2% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 4.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.0% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.60% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.60% fail on Side repeaters
    • 2.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.20% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.20% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 1.6% fail on Horn
    • 1.2% fail on Rear fog lamp (72% better than other 1999 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Fog lamp (72% better than other 1999 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Tell tale
    • 1.0% fail on Battery
    • 0.20% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 11% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 7.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.4% fail on Emissions
    • 1.8% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.60% fail on Pipe
      • 0.60% fail on System
      • 0.20% fail on Tank
      • 0.20% fail on Hose
      • 0.20% fail on Cap
    • 1.2% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 11% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 7.0% fail on Wipers
    • 2.8% fail on Washers
    • 1.6% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.40% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.20% fail on Mirrors
  • 9.4% fail on Tyres
    • 5.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.0% fail on Condition
    • 1.4% fail on Size/type (2 times worse than other 1999 vans)
  • 6.8% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 3.2% fail on Body condition
    • 2.4% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 2.4% fail on Chassis
    • 1.0% fail on Doors
      • 0.60% fail on Drivers
      • 0.20% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.20% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.60% fail on Seats
      • 0.40% fail on Drivers
      • 0.20% fail on Passengers
    • 0.40% fail on Engine mountings (8 times worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 0.20% fail on Load security
      • 0.20% fail on Tailgate
    • 0.20% fail on Spare wheel
  • 5.8% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 5.6% fail on Seat belts
      • 5.2% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.40% fail on Condition
      • 0.20% fail on Attachment
    • 0.20% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.20% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 5.6% fail on Steering
    • 4.2% fail on Steering system
      • 2.4% fail on Steering rack
      • 1.2% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.40% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.20% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.80% fail on Power steering
      • 0.60% fail on Operation
      • 0.20% fail on Drive system
    • 0.60% fail on Steering control
      • 0.40% fail on Steering column (9 times worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.20% fail on Steering operation
  • 0.60% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.60% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.40% fail on Towbars
    • 0.40% fail on Vehicle structure
  • 0.40% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.20% fail on Condition
    • 0.20% fail on Attachment