Volkswagen Caddy MOT Results

Registered in 2001
48.5% pass rate
from 493 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 2001 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Caddy is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Brakes (26% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 16% fail on Brake performance
      • 8.5% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 8.5% fail on Rbt (sp) (49% worse than other 2001 vans)
          • 6.5% fail on Service brake imbalance (120% worse than other 2001 vans)
          • 3.2% fail on Service brake performance
      • 7.1% fail on Service brake performance
        • 7.1% fail on Rbt
          • 5.7% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.8% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 6.5% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 6.5% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 2.2% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 2.2% fail on Rbt
          • 2.2% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.81% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 7.3% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 3.2% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.2% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.0% fail on Brake pads
        • 0.20% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.81% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.81% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.20% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.20% fail on Cable
    • 2.0% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 1.8% fail on Parking brake control (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Lever (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Hydraulic systems (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.81% fail on Valves (5 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.61% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.20% fail on Reservoirs
    • 1.0% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.81% fail on Pedal
      • 0.20% fail on Hand lever
    • 1.0% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.61% fail on Air and vacuum systems (8 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.61% fail on Servos (13 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.61% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.61% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.41% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.41% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 23% fail on Suspension
    • 9.1% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 6.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.1% fail on Ball joint
      • 2.8% fail on Pins and bushes (100% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 4.5% fail on Springs
      • 2.0% fail on Coil springs
        • 2.0% fail on Coil spring
      • 1.6% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.81% fail on Leaf springs
        • 0.20% fail on Leaf spring
        • 0.20% fail on Anchor bracket
        • 0.20% fail on Fixings and fixing bolts
        • 0.20% fail on Shackle bracket
    • 3.4% fail on Macpherson strut (13 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.8% fail on Pins and bushes (39 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.61% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Macpherson strut
    • 3.0% fail on Shock absorbers (130% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 2.8% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 2.0% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.2% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.41% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.20% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.20% fail on Linkage ball joints
    • 1.0% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.81% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.20% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.81% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.81% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
  • 20% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 8.5% fail on Headlamp aim (66% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 8.3% fail on Headlamp aim (71% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 4.7% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.4% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.41% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.20% fail on Matched pair
    • 2.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.6% fail on Position lamp
    • 2.6% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.2% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 1.2% fail on Horn
      • 0.41% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.20% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.81% fail on Direction indicators (77% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.81% fail on Flashing type (77% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.61% fail on Individual direction indicators (74% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.20% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.61% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (85% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.61% fail on Rear fog lamp (85% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.61% fail on Rear fog lamp (84% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.41% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.41% fail on Switch
    • 0.20% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.20% fail on Reversing lamps
  • 18% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 6.7% fail on Exhaust system
    • 6.3% fail on Transmission
      • 5.7% fail on Drive shafts (77% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 5.5% fail on Joints (74% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.20% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.61% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.61% fail on Joints
    • 2.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 2.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 2.0% fail on Doors
      • 1.6% fail on Front passenger's door (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 1.6% fail on Door condition (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.41% fail on Door condition
      • 0.20% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.20% fail on Door condition
    • 1.4% fail on Chassis
      • 1.2% fail on Chassis condition
      • 0.20% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 1.2% fail on Seats
      • 1.0% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.20% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 1.0% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.81% fail on Body
      • 0.41% fail on Panel
      • 0.41% fail on Other body component
    • 0.41% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.20% fail on Pipe
      • 0.20% fail on System
    • 0.41% fail on Undertray (12 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.20% fail on Floor
  • 9.1% fail on Visibility
    • 5.7% fail on Wipers
    • 1.8% fail on Washers (57% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on View to rear
      • 1.4% fail on Mirrors
    • 1.0% fail on Condition of glass
      • 1.0% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.41% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.41% fail on Bonnet
  • 7.5% fail on Tyres
    • 4.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.41% fail on Size/type
  • 7.3% fail on Steering
    • 4.1% fail on Steering gear (130% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 4.1% fail on Steering rack (140% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 2.8% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.20% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.41% fail on Steering column (9 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.41% fail on Steering play
      • 0.41% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.20% fail on Steering coupling
      • 0.20% fail on Universal joint
  • 5.7% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 4.9% fail on Seat belts
      • 4.5% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.41% fail on Condition
    • 0.61% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.20% fail on Airbags
      • 0.20% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 5.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 5.1% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 4.9% fail on Compression ignition
        • 1.6% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 1.4% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 1.2% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.41% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.41% fail on Catalytic converter (6 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.20% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 0.20% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.20% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.20% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.20% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 1.0% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.0% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.20% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.20% fail on Attachment