Volkswagen Caddy MOT Results

Registered in 2001
48.8% pass rate
from 739 tests in 2017
Pass rate by mileage
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 2001 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Caddy is unusually good or bad.

  • 27% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 9.5% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 8.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 7.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 7.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.9% fail on Front lamps
      • 2.6% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.14% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.7% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.14% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.14% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 2.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.0% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.68% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.14% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.14% fail on Tell tales
        • 0.14% fail on Switch
    • 2.2% fail on Battery
    • 1.8% fail on Rear fog lamp (59% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Fog lamp (64% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.14% fail on Switch
    • 0.81% fail on Horn (72% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.54% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.54% fail on Lamp
      • 0.14% fail on Switch
      • 0.14% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.14% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 27% fail on Brakes (18% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 17% fail on Brake performance
      • 9.1% fail on Front wheels (80% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 8.8% fail on Rear wheels (58% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 6.0% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 3.4% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.9% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.14% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.14% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 15% fail on Hydraulic systems (41% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 14% fail on Components (36% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 8.0% fail on Pipes
        • 3.9% fail on Hoses (140% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 3.0% fail on Valves
        • 0.41% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.27% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.14% fail on Servos
      • 1.6% fail on Leaks (190% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on Operation
      • 0.14% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 2.6% fail on Parking brake (94% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Condition (94% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Hub components
      • 0.68% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.27% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.14% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.14% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.14% fail on Wheel cylinder
    • 0.41% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.41% fail on Pedal
        • 0.27% fail on Condition
        • 0.14% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.41% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.14% fail on Linkage
      • 0.14% fail on Lever
      • 0.14% fail on Cable
    • 0.27% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.27% fail on Components
        • 0.14% fail on Pipes
        • 0.14% fail on Servos
    • 0.27% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.14% fail on ABS
  • 23% fail on Suspension
    • 8.5% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 4.3% fail on Component mounting
      • 4.3% fail on Spring mounting
      • 0.81% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 6.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 5.8% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.27% fail on Attachment
      • 0.14% fail on Condition
    • 5.8% fail on Drive shafts (55% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 5.8% fail on Front drive shafts (59% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 5.5% fail on Constant velocity joints (54% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.14% fail on Couplings
        • 0.14% fail on Drive shafts
    • 3.1% fail on Macpherson strut (10 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 3.1% fail on Condition (10 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Coil springs
      • 1.5% fail on Condition
      • 0.14% fail on Location
    • 1.6% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.81% fail on Front
      • 0.81% fail on Rear
    • 1.4% fail on Anti-roll bars (64% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.27% fail on Attachment
    • 1.2% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Front suspension joints (59% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on Leaf springs
      • 0.14% fail on Anchor bracket
  • 12% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.5% fail on Wipers
    • 3.1% fail on Washers
    • 1.5% fail on Windscreen
    • 1.4% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.54% fail on Bonnet
  • 11% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (36% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 7.7% fail on Exhaust system (57% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Emissions
    • 1.1% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.81% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.41% fail on System
      • 0.27% fail on Tank
      • 0.14% fail on Cap
  • 10% fail on Tyres
    • 6.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.4% fail on Condition
    • 0.68% fail on Size/type
    • 0.54% fail on Valve stem (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
  • 7.3% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.6% fail on Body condition
    • 1.8% fail on Doors
      • 1.1% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.68% fail on Drivers
      • 0.14% fail on Passengers other
    • 1.2% fail on Vehicle structure (56% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Chassis (56% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.95% fail on Seats
      • 0.81% fail on Drivers
      • 0.27% fail on Passengers
    • 0.54% fail on Spare wheel (5 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.14% fail on Body security
    • 0.14% fail on Load security
      • 0.14% fail on Tailgate
  • 6.6% fail on Steering
    • 6.0% fail on Steering system
      • 3.0% fail on Steering rack (99% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Track rod end (46% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.27% fail on Free play
        • 0.27% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.14% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.14% fail on Other components
        • 0.14% fail on Steering component
    • 0.27% fail on Steering control
      • 0.14% fail on Steering column
      • 0.14% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.14% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.27% fail on Power steering
      • 0.27% fail on Operation
    • 0.14% fail on Locking devices
  • 4.9% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 4.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.9% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.27% fail on Condition
    • 0.68% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.68% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 2.0% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 2.0% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.27% fail on Towbars
    • 0.14% fail on Towbar
    • 0.14% fail on Vehicle structure
  • 0.14% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.14% fail on Attachment