Volkswagen Caddy MOT Results

Registered in 2004
50.9% pass rate
from 2,102 tests in 2020
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 2004 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Caddy is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Suspension
    • 12% fail on Anti-roll bars (76% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 3.9% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 3.7% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 3.2% fail on Linkage ball joints (53% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.95% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.76% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.67% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.43% fail on Linkage
      • 0.095% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.048% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.048% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 7.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 5.6% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Ball joint (70% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Ball joint dust cover (78% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.048% fail on Suspension arm
    • 4.1% fail on Springs
      • 3.9% fail on Coil springs (72% worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 3.9% fail on Coil spring (72% worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 0.048% fail on Mounting
      • 0.14% fail on Leaf springs (83% better than other 2004 vans)
        • 0.095% fail on Leaf spring
        • 0.048% fail on Shackle pins and bushes
      • 0.095% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas (85% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 2.9% fail on Shock absorbers (70% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 2.3% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.8% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (71% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.81% fail on Macpherson strut (190% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.38% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (200% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Macpherson strut
    • 0.38% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.24% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.095% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.048% fail on Other suspension component
    • 0.33% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.29% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.048% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.095% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.048% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.048% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 21% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (12% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 5.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 5.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.38% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 5.5% fail on Stop lamp
    • 5.4% fail on Direction indicators (59% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 5.4% fail on Flashing type (59% worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 4.9% fail on Individual direction indicators (110% worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 0.38% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.19% fail on Side repeaters (81% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 5.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.7% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.76% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.048% fail on Matched pair
      • 0.048% fail on Dipswitch
    • 3.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (38% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Position lamps (40% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Position lamp (41% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.5% fail on Electrical equipment (46% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.81% fail on Horn (58% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.52% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.14% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.048% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 1.2% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (60% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Rear fog lamp (60% better than other 2004 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on Rear fog lamp (59% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.24% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.24% fail on Switch
    • 0.14% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.14% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
    • 0.048% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 15% fail on Brakes (22% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 8.5% fail on Brake performance (25% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on Service brake performance
        • 4.5% fail on Rbt
          • 3.9% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 3.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (49% better than other 2004 vans)
        • 3.1% fail on Rbt (sp) (48% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 2.5% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 2.5% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 2.2% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.76% fail on Service brake performance (57% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 2.0% fail on Rbt
          • 1.9% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.095% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.095% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.048% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.048% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.048% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.048% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.19% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 4.0% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 3.0% fail on Brake linings and pads (49% worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 3.0% fail on Brake pads (51% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.4% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.24% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.24% fail on Cable
    • 1.7% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 1.6% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.76% fail on Electronic stability control (4 times worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Rigid brake pipes (77% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Flexible brake hoses (130% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.71% fail on Hydraulic systems (140% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.33% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.19% fail on Valves
      • 0.095% fail on Servos (5 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.095% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.67% fail on Air and vacuum systems (9 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.48% fail on Servos (11 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Operation (15 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.095% fail on Leaks (5 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.048% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
    • 0.57% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.57% fail on Lever
    • 0.52% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (130% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.24% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.48% fail on Load sensing valves (61% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.43% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.29% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.14% fail on Pedal
    • 0.095% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.095% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.048% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
        • 0.048% fail on Other braking system component
  • 15% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 6.3% fail on Transmission (28% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 6.1% fail on Drive shafts (50% worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 6.1% fail on Joints (51% worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 0.048% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.24% fail on Prop shafts (74% better than other 2004 vans)
        • 0.24% fail on Joints
    • 5.9% fail on Exhaust system (63% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.90% fail on Doors
      • 0.43% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.43% fail on Door condition
      • 0.24% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.24% fail on Door condition
      • 0.24% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.24% fail on Door condition
    • 0.81% fail on Body
      • 0.43% fail on Panel
      • 0.38% fail on Other body component
    • 0.76% fail on Integral vehicle structure (68% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.76% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (68% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.76% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.29% fail on Pipe
      • 0.24% fail on Hose (3 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Tank
      • 0.048% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.67% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.52% fail on Chassis (78% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.52% fail on Chassis condition (78% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.43% fail on Spare wheel (150% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.38% fail on Carrier (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.095% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.24% fail on Seats
      • 0.19% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.048% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.14% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.14% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.095% fail on Undertray
    • 0.048% fail on Towbar
      • 0.048% fail on Coupling
  • 9.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (66% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 9.1% fail on Exhaust emissions (92% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 7.2% fail on Compression ignition (84% worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 3.4% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (4 times worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 2.0% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 1.2% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (4 times worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 0.81% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.095% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.048% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 2.0% fail on Spark ignition (120% worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 1.7% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 0.19% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.095% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.048% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.048% fail on Catalytic converter
        • 0.048% fail on Non catalyst emissions
    • 0.48% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.29% fail on Engine oil leaks (66% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Other leaks
  • 8.8% fail on Visibility (18% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 4.1% fail on Washers
    • 3.4% fail on Wipers (37% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 1.0% fail on View to rear
      • 1.0% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.57% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.57% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.33% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.14% fail on Driver's view
  • 8.1% fail on Tyres
    • 4.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.43% fail on Size/type
  • 5.4% fail on Steering (23% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 2.8% fail on Steering linkage components (46% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 2.5% fail on Track rod end (45% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.095% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.048% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.5% fail on Steering gear
      • 1.5% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.71% fail on Electronic power steering (51 times worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.33% fail on Steering play
      • 0.33% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.24% fail on Power steering
      • 0.24% fail on Operation
    • 0.095% fail on Steering column
    • 0.048% fail on Steering wheel
  • 4.7% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 3.8% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.7% fail on Prescribed areas (49% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.095% fail on Condition (88% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.048% fail on Requirements
    • 0.71% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (60% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on Airbags
      • 0.14% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 1.3% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plates
    • 0.048% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.33% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.29% fail on Attachment
    • 0.048% fail on Condition
  • 0.095% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.095% fail on Speedometer