Volkswagen Caddy MOT Results

Registered in 2006
54.8% pass rate
from 4,242 tests in 2020
(7.0% better than other 2006 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 2006 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Caddy is unusually good or bad.

  • 19% fail on Suspension
    • 12% fail on Anti-roll bars (76% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 4.7% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (190% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 1.8% fail on Ball joint dust cover (140% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.54% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.50% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.26% fail on Linkage
      • 0.094% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.024% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 5.1% fail on Suspension arms (24% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 4.2% fail on Pins and bushes (160% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.75% fail on Ball joint (82% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.26% fail on Ball joint dust cover (78% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.047% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.024% fail on Suspension arm
    • 3.7% fail on Springs
      • 3.6% fail on Coil springs (68% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 3.6% fail on Coil spring (69% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.071% fail on Mounting
      • 0.094% fail on Leaf springs (92% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.047% fail on Leaf spring (93% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.024% fail on Fixings and fixing bolts
        • 0.024% fail on Shackle bracket
      • 0.024% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.2% fail on Shock absorbers (40% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.90% fail on Wheel bearings (55% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.21% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (95% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.12% fail on Other suspension component (85% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.024% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.024% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.094% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.047% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.047% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.071% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.047% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.024% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.024% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.024% fail on Sub-frame
    • 0.024% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.024% fail on Operation
  • 18% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (23% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 5.8% fail on Direction indicators (95% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 5.8% fail on Flashing type (95% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 5.3% fail on Individual direction indicators (140% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.26% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.26% fail on Side repeaters (62% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.024% fail on Switch
    • 4.8% fail on Stop lamp (29% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 3.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (25% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 3.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.21% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamps (34% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Headlamp (38% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.26% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 1.2% fail on Electrical equipment (40% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.64% fail on Horn (53% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.38% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.12% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.071% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.97% fail on Position lamps (76% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.94% fail on Position lamp (76% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.024% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.75% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (73% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.75% fail on Rear fog lamp (73% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.75% fail on Rear fog lamp (72% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.12% fail on Hazard warning (73% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Switch (73% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.024% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.024% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.024% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 14% fail on Body, chassis, structure (18% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 8.1% fail on Transmission (76% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 7.7% fail on Drive shafts (100% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 7.6% fail on Joints (110% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.071% fail on Flexible couplings
        • 0.047% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.38% fail on Prop shafts (56% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.38% fail on Joints
    • 6.0% fail on Exhaust system (110% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.97% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.61% fail on Pipe (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.24% fail on Hose (150% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Tank
      • 0.024% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.024% fail on System
    • 0.61% fail on Doors
      • 0.31% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.31% fail on Door condition
      • 0.26% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.21% fail on Door condition
        • 0.024% fail on Catch
        • 0.024% fail on Hinge
      • 0.047% fail on Other passenger's door (83% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.047% fail on Door condition (81% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on Body (81% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Other body component (74% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.024% fail on Panel
    • 0.14% fail on Seats
      • 0.12% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.047% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.12% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.12% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.071% fail on Integral vehicle structure (95% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (95% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.071% fail on Chassis (95% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Chassis condition (95% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.071% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.071% fail on Carrier
    • 0.047% fail on Bumpers (87% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.024% fail on Load security
      • 0.024% fail on Loading door
  • 12% fail on Brakes (36% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 6.1% fail on Brake performance (39% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 3.2% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.2% fail on Rbt
          • 2.8% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.78% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.047% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.024% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.024% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 2.3% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (61% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 2.3% fail on Rbt (sp) (61% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.024% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 2.0% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.9% fail on Rbt
          • 1.8% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.047% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (80% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.071% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.024% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.024% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.024% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.047% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.024% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.024% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.75% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (64% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.75% fail on Rbt (sp) (64% better than other 2006 vans)
          • 0.66% fail on Service brake imbalance (50% better than other 2006 vans)
          • 0.17% fail on Service brake performance (85% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 4.3% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 3.0% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 3.0% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.1% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.52% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.52% fail on Cable
    • 2.4% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (42% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 1.2% fail on Electronic stability control (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.38% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.35% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.35% fail on Lever
    • 0.28% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (60% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.12% fail on Pedal (77% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.28% fail on Air and vacuum systems (6 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up (16 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Servos (5 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.047% fail on Leaks (6 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.19% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.071% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.047% fail on Servos
      • 0.047% fail on Valves
      • 0.024% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.19% fail on Rigid brake pipes (96% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.17% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.17% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 10% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (91% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 10% fail on Exhaust emissions (120% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 9.2% fail on Compression ignition (130% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 5.5% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (140% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 1.4% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (58% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 1.3% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (7 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 1.0% fail on Emissions not tested (64% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.26% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.14% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.071% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.047% fail on Catalytic converter
          • 0.047% fail on Exhaust gas recirculation valve
        • 0.024% fail on Pre 01/01/1980 visual
      • 1.1% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.87% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.14% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.047% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.047% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.35% fail on Fluid leaks (62% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Engine oil leaks (63% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.024% fail on Transmission oil leaks
    • 0.071% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.071% fail on Sound deadening material (8 times worse than other 2006 vans)
  • 9.9% fail on Visibility
    • 6.8% fail on Washers (54% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Wipers (47% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.94% fail on View to rear
      • 0.90% fail on Mirrors
      • 0.047% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.59% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.57% fail on Windscreen
      • 0.024% fail on Window
    • 0.24% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.14% fail on Driver's view
  • 6.7% fail on Tyres
    • 4.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.9% fail on Condition
    • 0.33% fail on Size/type
  • 1.1% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (74% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.64% fail on Seat belts (77% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.42% fail on Prescribed areas (77% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Condition (82% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Requirements
    • 0.52% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (65% better than other 2006 vans)
  • 0.94% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.94% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.87% fail on Steering (85% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.64% fail on Steering linkage components (86% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.50% fail on Track rod end (88% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Ball joint (75% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.024% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.024% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.024% fail on Other components
        • 0.024% fail on Steering linkage
    • 0.094% fail on Steering gear (88% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Steering rack (90% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.024% fail on Operation
    • 0.094% fail on Power steering (84% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.024% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.024% fail on Pump
      • 0.024% fail on Rams
      • 0.024% fail on Other components
    • 0.071% fail on Electronic power steering (12 times worse than other 2006 vans)
  • 0.50% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.35% fail on Attachment
    • 0.14% fail on Condition