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Volkswagen Caddy MOT Results

Registered in 2006
55.4% pass rate
from 3,830 tests in 2017
(8.3% 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.

  • 23% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (21% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 9.7% fail on Registration plate lamp (12% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 6.2% fail on Direction indicators (81% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 6.2% fail on Flashing type (81% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 5.4% fail on Individual lamps (120% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.50% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.39% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.052% fail on Switch
    • 5.3% fail on Stop lamp (27% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 4.6% fail on Headlamp aim (24% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 2.3% fail on Position lamps (72% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Rear lamps (49% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.99% fail on Front lamps (84% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.026% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.9% fail on Headlamps (44% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Headlamp (44% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.026% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.026% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.026% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.026% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.86% fail on Rear fog lamp (69% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.86% fail on Fog lamp (69% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.63% fail on Battery
    • 0.55% fail on Horn (59% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.10% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.078% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.052% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 23% fail on Suspension
    • 10% fail on Anti-roll bars (69% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 6.4% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (53% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 3.8% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (140% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.89% fail on Attachment (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.31% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.078% fail on Condition
    • 8.8% fail on Drive shafts (130% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 8.7% fail on Front drive shafts (140% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 8.6% fail on Constant velocity joints (140% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.13% fail on Couplings (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.078% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.026% fail on Universal joint
    • 4.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.8% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.29% fail on Attachment (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.052% fail on Condition
    • 3.6% fail on Coil springs (46% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 3.5% fail on Condition (45% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.078% fail on Location
    • 2.1% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.60% fail on Wheel bearings (72% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.39% fail on Front (76% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Rear (58% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.47% fail on Front suspension joints (78% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.26% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.26% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.23% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.23% fail on Condition
    • 0.13% fail on Leaf springs (88% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Condition (81% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.026% fail on Spring eye
    • 0.10% fail on Prescribed areas (97% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.052% fail on Component mounting (97% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.052% fail on Spring mounting (97% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.052% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
    • 0.026% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.026% fail on Condition
    • 0.026% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.026% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.026% fail on Axles
      • 0.026% fail on Clearance
  • 11% fail on Brakes (37% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 5.7% fail on Brake performance (42% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 3.5% fail on Rear wheels (24% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Parking brake performance (64% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Front wheels (44% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.50% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.078% fail on Service brake performance (93% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.052% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.026% fail on Brake operation
    • 3.9% fail on Hub components
      • 3.2% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.94% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.078% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.026% fail on Brake linings
    • 1.6% fail on ABS
    • 1.5% fail on Hydraulic systems (79% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Components (83% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 1.0% fail on Hoses
        • 0.078% fail on Pipes (98% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.026% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.026% fail on Servos
      • 0.18% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.18% fail on Leaks
      • 0.052% fail on Operation
    • 0.47% fail on Electronic stability system (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.47% fail on Parking brake (62% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.47% fail on Condition (62% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.37% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.34% fail on Cable
      • 0.026% fail on Lever
    • 0.29% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.078% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.052% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up (9 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.052% fail on Components
        • 0.052% fail on Servos (7 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.026% fail on Operation
    • 0.052% fail on Service brake control components (92% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.052% fail on Pedal (92% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.026% fail on Condition
        • 0.026% fail on Anti-slip
  • 11% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.0% fail on Washers (47% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Wipers (43% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.89% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.23% fail on Bonnet
  • 8.0% fail on Tyres
    • 4.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.7% fail on Condition
    • 0.18% fail on Size/type
    • 0.052% fail on Valve stem
  • 7.6% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (52% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 5.4% fail on Exhaust system (82% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Emissions
    • 1.0% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.86% fail on System (140% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.078% fail on Tank
      • 0.052% fail on Pipe
      • 0.026% fail on Cap
    • 0.91% fail on Emissions not tested (120% worse than other 2006 vans)
  • 1.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (72% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.57% fail on Doors
      • 0.37% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.21% fail on Drivers
      • 0.026% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.23% fail on Body condition (89% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.13% fail on Seats
      • 0.13% fail on Drivers
      • 0.026% fail on Passengers
    • 0.078% fail on Load security
      • 0.052% fail on Loading door
      • 0.026% fail on Access panel
    • 0.052% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.052% fail on Vehicle structure (94% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.052% fail on Chassis (94% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.026% fail on Body security
  • 0.91% fail on Steering (84% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.70% fail on Steering system (86% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.42% fail on Track rod end (89% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Steering rack (84% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.052% fail on Free play
        • 0.052% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.052% fail on Ball joint (87% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.052% fail on Other components
        • 0.026% fail on Steering pivot point
        • 0.026% fail on Steering component
      • 0.026% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.23% fail on Power steering (67% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.052% fail on Electronic power steering (16 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.052% fail on Drive system
      • 0.052% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.052% fail on Other components
      • 0.026% fail on Operation
  • 0.68% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (83% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.42% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (70% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.34% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (74% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.078% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.26% fail on Seat belts (90% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Condition (82% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Prescribed areas (94% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.026% fail on Requirements
  • 0.65% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.65% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.37% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.29% fail on Attachment
    • 0.078% fail on Condition
  • 0.026% fail on Towbars
    • 0.026% fail on Towbar