Volkswagen Caddy MOT Results

Registered in 2005
55.9% pass rate
from 2,745 tests in 2017
(12% better than other 2005 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 2005 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Caddy is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Suspension
    • 12% fail on Anti-roll bars (84% worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 7.0% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (69% worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 4.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (160% worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Attachment (2 times worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.26% fail on Linkage condition
    • 7.9% fail on Drive shafts (110% worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 7.9% fail on Front drive shafts (110% worse than other 2005 vans)
        • 7.9% fail on Constant velocity joints (110% worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.073% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.073% fail on Drive shafts
    • 4.5% fail on Coil springs (49% worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 4.4% fail on Condition (48% worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Location
    • 4.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.18% fail on Attachment
      • 0.073% fail on Condition
    • 2.6% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.6% fail on Condition
    • 0.80% fail on Wheel bearings (64% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.69% fail on Front (62% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Rear (77% better than other 2005 vans)
    • 0.66% fail on Front suspension joints (73% better than other 2005 vans)
    • 0.26% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.22% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.036% fail on Attachment
    • 0.22% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.22% fail on Condition
    • 0.22% fail on Prescribed areas (96% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Component mounting (93% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.036% fail on Spring mounting
    • 0.11% fail on General condition
    • 0.073% fail on Leaf springs (92% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.073% fail on Condition (84% better than other 2005 vans)
    • 0.036% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.036% fail on Condition
    • 0.036% fail on Axles
      • 0.036% fail on Clearance
  • 23% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (23% better than other 2005 vans)
    • 9.8% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 5.8% fail on Stop lamp (18% better than other 2005 vans)
    • 5.2% fail on Direction indicators (34% worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 5.2% fail on Flashing type (34% worse than other 2005 vans)
        • 4.3% fail on Individual lamps (65% worse than other 2005 vans)
        • 0.47% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.47% fail on Side repeaters (50% better than other 2005 vans)
        • 0.036% fail on Switch
    • 4.1% fail on Headlamp aim (35% better than other 2005 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Headlamps (31% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Headlamp (30% better than other 2005 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Position lamps (77% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Front lamps (79% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.66% fail on Rear lamps (76% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.036% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.73% fail on Battery
    • 0.66% fail on Rear fog lamp (78% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.58% fail on Fog lamp (80% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.073% fail on Switch
      • 0.036% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.29% fail on Horn (83% better than other 2005 vans)
    • 0.15% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.11% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.073% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.036% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.036% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.036% fail on Lamp
  • 14% fail on Brakes (28% better than other 2005 vans)
    • 6.7% fail on Brake performance (36% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 4.3% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.8% fail on Parking brake performance (51% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Front wheels (47% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.62% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.036% fail on Service brake performance
    • 5.2% fail on Hub components (63% worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 3.9% fail on Brake pads (71% worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.36% fail on Brake calipers (130% worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.073% fail on Brake back plates
    • 2.8% fail on Hydraulic systems (62% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Components (64% better than other 2005 vans)
        • 2.3% fail on Hoses (170% worse than other 2005 vans)
        • 0.18% fail on Pipes (97% better than other 2005 vans)
        • 0.11% fail on Servos (9 times worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.15% fail on Leaks
      • 0.073% fail on Operation
    • 1.6% fail on ABS
    • 0.69% fail on Parking brake (44% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.69% fail on Condition (43% better than other 2005 vans)
    • 0.36% fail on Electronic stability system (3 times worse than other 2005 vans)
    • 0.33% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.29% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.22% fail on Cable
      • 0.073% fail on Lever
    • 0.18% fail on Air and vacuum systems (4 times worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.073% fail on Operation (15 times worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.073% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up (17 times worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.073% fail on Components
        • 0.036% fail on Hoses
        • 0.036% fail on Pump/compressors
      • 0.036% fail on Leaks
    • 0.15% fail on Service brake control components (78% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Pedal (78% better than other 2005 vans)
        • 0.15% fail on Condition
  • 9.5% fail on Driver's view of the road (17% better than other 2005 vans)
    • 4.7% fail on Washers
    • 2.8% fail on Wipers (54% better than other 2005 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Windscreen
    • 1.2% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.15% fail on Bonnet
  • 8.5% fail on Tyres
    • 5.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.8% fail on Condition
    • 0.22% fail on Size/type
    • 0.11% fail on Valve stem
  • 6.4% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 4.7% fail on Exhaust system (28% worse than other 2005 vans)
    • 0.98% fail on Emissions
    • 0.95% fail on Emissions not tested (94% worse than other 2005 vans)
    • 0.77% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.51% fail on System
      • 0.15% fail on Pipe
      • 0.073% fail on Tank
      • 0.036% fail on Cap
  • 1.6% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (70% better than other 2005 vans)
    • 0.51% fail on Body condition (81% better than other 2005 vans)
    • 0.51% fail on Doors
      • 0.26% fail on Drivers
      • 0.18% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.073% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.26% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.15% fail on Seats
      • 0.073% fail on Passengers
      • 0.073% fail on Drivers
    • 0.11% fail on Vehicle structure (91% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Chassis (91% better than other 2005 vans)
    • 0.073% fail on Spare wheel
    • 0.036% fail on Load security
      • 0.036% fail on Loading door
  • 1.5% fail on Steering (76% better than other 2005 vans)
    • 0.98% fail on Steering system (82% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.62% fail on Track rod end (84% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Free play
        • 0.15% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.11% fail on Steering rack (87% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.073% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.036% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.44% fail on Power steering
      • 0.40% fail on Electronic power steering (46 times worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.036% fail on Operation
    • 0.073% fail on Steering control
      • 0.036% fail on Steering wheel
      • 0.036% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.036% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.036% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.036% fail on Locking devices
  • 1.5% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (69% better than other 2005 vans)
    • 0.91% fail on Seat belts (71% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on Prescribed areas (75% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.26% fail on Condition (68% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.073% fail on Requirements
      • 0.073% fail on Attachment
    • 0.58% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (68% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (68% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.073% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.98% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.98% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.69% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.44% fail on Attachment
    • 0.33% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2005 vans)