Volkswagen Caddy MOT Results

Registered in 2000
52.2% pass rate
from 552 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 2000 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Caddy is unusually good or bad.

  • 26% fail on Brakes (42% worse than other 2000 vans)
    • 18% fail on Brake performance (53% worse than other 2000 vans)
      • 8.9% fail on Service brake performance (77% worse than other 2000 vans)
        • 8.7% fail on Rbt (78% worse than other 2000 vans)
          • 5.8% fail on Service brake performance
          • 3.4% fail on Service brake imbalance (150% worse than other 2000 vans)
        • 0.18% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.18% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 8.7% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (60% worse than other 2000 vans)
        • 8.7% fail on Rbt (sp) (61% worse than other 2000 vans)
          • 5.8% fail on Service brake imbalance (98% worse than other 2000 vans)
          • 4.2% fail on Service brake performance
      • 6.2% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 6.0% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 0.18% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 1.6% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.6% fail on Rbt
          • 1.3% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.36% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (9 times worse than other 2000 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 6.2% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 2.0% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 1.8% fail on Parking brake control (2 times worse than other 2000 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Lever (2 times worse than other 2000 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.1% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.1% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.36% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.36% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.18% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.18% fail on Cable
    • 1.3% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.72% fail on Pedal
      • 0.72% fail on Hand lever (4 times worse than other 2000 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.72% fail on Valves (5 times worse than other 2000 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.18% fail on Brake fluid
    • 1.1% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 1.1% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (4 times worse than other 2000 vans)
      • 0.72% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder (4 times worse than other 2000 vans)
      • 0.36% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.18% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.18% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.18% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
  • 21% fail on Suspension
    • 9.8% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 4.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.2% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.8% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.36% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 3.6% fail on Wheel bearings (99% worse than other 2000 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.6% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.91% fail on Linkage
      • 0.36% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting (7 times worse than other 2000 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.18% fail on Linkage ball joints
    • 3.1% fail on Macpherson strut (19 times worse than other 2000 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Pins and bushes (39 times worse than other 2000 vans)
      • 0.72% fail on Macpherson strut (18 times worse than other 2000 vans)
      • 0.72% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (9 times worse than other 2000 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.1% fail on Springs
      • 0.54% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.54% fail on Coil spring
      • 0.36% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.18% fail on Leaf springs
        • 0.18% fail on Anchor bracket
    • 1.1% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.72% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.36% fail on Sub-frame
    • 1.1% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.72% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.36% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (11 times worse than other 2000 vans)
  • 21% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 6.9% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 6.9% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.4% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.1% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.18% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.18% fail on Switch
    • 2.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.54% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 2.5% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.5% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.8% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.54% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.18% fail on All direction indicators
    • 2.2% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 2.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 2.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Electrical equipment (63% better than other 2000 vans)
      • 0.72% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.36% fail on Horn (86% better than other 2000 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.18% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.18% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.18% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.18% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.18% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 19% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 6.5% fail on Exhaust system (53% worse than other 2000 vans)
    • 4.2% fail on Transmission
      • 4.0% fail on Drive shafts
        • 4.0% fail on Joints
      • 0.18% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.18% fail on Joints
    • 4.0% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 4.0% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 3.1% fail on Chassis
      • 3.1% fail on Chassis condition
    • 1.6% fail on Doors
      • 0.91% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.91% fail on Door condition
      • 0.72% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.72% fail on Door condition
    • 1.3% fail on Seats
      • 0.91% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.36% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 1.1% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.54% fail on Pipe
      • 0.36% fail on Tank
      • 0.18% fail on Hose
    • 1.1% fail on Body
      • 0.54% fail on Panel
      • 0.54% fail on Other body component
      • 0.18% fail on Mounting fixings
    • 0.91% fail on Spare wheel (8 times worse than other 2000 vans)
      • 0.72% fail on Carrier (8 times worse than other 2000 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.54% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.54% fail on Towbar
      • 0.36% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.18% fail on Towbar condition
    • 0.18% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.18% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.18% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.18% fail on Boot lid condition
    • 0.18% fail on Cabs
      • 0.18% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 9.2% fail on Visibility
    • 5.3% fail on Wipers
    • 3.3% fail on Washers
    • 0.91% fail on View to rear
      • 0.91% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.54% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.54% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.54% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.18% fail on Driver's view
  • 6.7% fail on Tyres
    • 4.0% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.91% fail on Size/type (2 times worse than other 2000 vans)
  • 6.5% fail on Steering
    • 3.1% fail on Steering gear
      • 3.1% fail on Steering rack
    • 2.7% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 2.4% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.36% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.36% fail on Steering column
    • 0.36% fail on Steering play
      • 0.36% fail on Steering rack
  • 5.8% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 4.9% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 4.2% fail on Compression ignition
        • 2.4% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (3 times worse than other 2000 vans)
        • 1.3% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.36% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (79% better than other 2000 vans)
        • 0.18% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
      • 0.72% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.54% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.18% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.91% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.36% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.36% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.18% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
    • 0.18% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.18% fail on Undertray
  • 4.9% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 4.5% fail on Seat belts
      • 4.3% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.36% fail on Condition
    • 0.36% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 1.4% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.4% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.18% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.18% fail on Attachment