Volkswagen Caddy MOT Results

Registered in 2003
52.9% pass rate
from 597 tests in 2020
(4.4% better than other 2003 vans)
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 2003 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Caddy is unusually good or bad.

  • 22% fail on Brakes (12% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 15% fail on Brake performance (20% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 7.9% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (58% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 7.9% fail on Rbt (sp) (60% worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 6.5% fail on Service brake imbalance (150% worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 2.5% fail on Service brake performance (14% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 6.7% fail on Service brake performance (43% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 6.7% fail on Rbt (46% worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 5.5% fail on Service brake performance (48% worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 1.8% fail on Service brake imbalance (53% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 4.9% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (17% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 4.9% fail on Rbt (sp) (16% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 3.0% fail on Parking brake performance (43% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 2.8% fail on Rbt (39% worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 2.3% fail on Parking brake performance (29% worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 0.34% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (61% worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 0.17% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.17% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.17% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.50% fail on Brake performance not tested (22% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 5.7% fail on Rigid brake pipes (9.3% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Load sensing valves (3.7% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Hydraulic systems (4 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Valves (12 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.50% fail on Brake fluid (160% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Mechanical brake components (46% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.84% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (33% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.67% fail on Cable (32% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.17% fail on Lever
      • 0.67% fail on Brake linings and pads (61% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.67% fail on Brake pads (60% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.34% fail on Brake discs and drums (76% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.34% fail on Brake discs (76% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.7% fail on Parking brake control (180% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Lever (180% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (5 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder (8 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 1.3% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (110% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.67% fail on Pedal (51% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.67% fail on Hand lever (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.50% fail on Air and vacuum systems (7 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.50% fail on Servos (9 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.50% fail on Flexible brake hoses (16% worse than other 2003 vans)
  • 19% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (16% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 6.0% fail on Headlamp aim (34% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 5.9% fail on Headlamp aim (40% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 5.5% fail on Stop lamp (9.1% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamps (33% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp (46% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.67% fail on Headlamp levelling device (18% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Matched pair
    • 2.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (35% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 2.3% fail on Direction indicators (35% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Flashing type (35% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 2.2% fail on Individual direction indicators (13% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.17% fail on Side repeaters
    • 1.7% fail on Electrical equipment (43% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Battery(ies) (40% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.67% fail on Horn (67% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.67% fail on Position lamps (25% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.67% fail on Position lamp (33% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.34% fail on Hazard warning (35% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.34% fail on Switch (35% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.34% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (90% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.34% fail on Rear fog lamp (90% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.34% fail on Rear fog lamp (90% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.34% fail on Mandatory tell-tales (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.34% fail on Main beam tell-tale (11 times worse than other 2003 vans)
  • 18% fail on Suspension (14% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 6.7% fail on Suspension arms (2.8% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on Pins and bushes (170% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Ball joint (50% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.34% fail on Ball joint dust cover (76% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Suspension arm
    • 5.5% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (18% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 3.2% fail on Springs (8.5% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 2.5% fail on Coil springs (32% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 2.3% fail on Coil spring (24% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.17% fail on Mounting
      • 0.50% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas (33% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Leaf springs
        • 0.17% fail on Anchor bracket
    • 2.7% fail on Wheel bearings (28% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 2.3% fail on Anti-roll bars (57% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (11% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.67% fail on Linkage (74% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.50% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.5% fail on Macpherson strut (4 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Pins and bushes (14 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Macpherson strut
    • 1.0% fail on Sub-frames (28% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (74% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.50% fail on Shock absorbers (67% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.50% fail on Other suspension component (37% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.34% fail on Ball joint (30% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 15% fail on Body, chassis, structure (0.38% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 5.9% fail on Exhaust system (63% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 5.5% fail on Transmission (10% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 5.4% fail on Drive shafts (26% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 5.2% fail on Joints (23% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.17% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.17% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.17% fail on Joints
    • 1.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure (40% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (40% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Chassis (54% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Chassis condition (54% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Doors (37% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.67% fail on Driver's door (130% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.50% fail on Door condition (90% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.17% fail on Hinge
      • 0.67% fail on Front passenger's door (150% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.67% fail on Door condition (150% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.67% fail on Bumpers (62% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.67% fail on Seats (67% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.67% fail on Driver's seat (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.34% fail on Fuel system (54% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.34% fail on Tank (61% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.34% fail on Spare wheel (180% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.34% fail on Carrier (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.34% fail on Undertray (14 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.17% fail on Towbar
      • 0.17% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.17% fail on Body
      • 0.17% fail on Other body component
  • 9.0% fail on Visibility (15% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 5.2% fail on Wipers (6.1% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 3.2% fail on Washers (32% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.67% fail on Condition of glass (34% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.67% fail on Windscreen (36% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.50% fail on View to rear (32% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.50% fail on Mirrors (32% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.17% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.17% fail on Bonnet
  • 7.7% fail on Tyres (20% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 5.0% fail on Tread depth (29% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 2.7% fail on Condition (1.5% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.50% fail on Size/type (48% worse than other 2003 vans)
  • 5.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (12% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 4.5% fail on Seat belts (38% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 4.4% fail on Prescribed areas (90% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Condition
    • 1.0% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (43% better than other 2003 vans)
  • 4.7% fail on Steering (32% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 2.5% fail on Steering linkage components (46% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Track rod end (64% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Ball joint (180% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.7% fail on Steering gear (21% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Steering rack (29% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.50% fail on Steering play (59% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.50% fail on Steering rack (88% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.17% fail on Power steering
      • 0.17% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.17% fail on Steering column
  • 4.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (13% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 4.2% fail on Exhaust emissions (5.6% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 3.9% fail on Compression ignition (21% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 2.5% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (12 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 1.3% fail on Emissions not tested (65% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.34% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (83% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.34% fail on Spark ignition (60% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.17% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.17% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
  • 1.2% fail on Identification of the vehicle (9.4% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plates (11% worse than other 2003 vans)
  • 0.17% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.17% fail on Attachment