Volkswagen Caddy MOT Results

Registered in 2007
56.8% pass rate
from 6,102 tests in 2020
(9.3% better than other 2007 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 2007 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Caddy is unusually good or bad.

  • 19% fail on Suspension
    • 11% fail on Anti-roll bars (47% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 4.4% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (150% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Pins and bushes (170% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Ball joint dust cover (120% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Linkage ball joints (39% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.54% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.48% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.13% fail on Linkage (72% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.066% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.016% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.016% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 5.0% fail on Suspension arms (18% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Pins and bushes (110% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.59% fail on Ball joint (83% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.016% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 4.1% fail on Springs
      • 4.0% fail on Coil springs (110% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 4.0% fail on Coil spring (110% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.082% fail on Mounting (3 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.082% fail on Leaf springs (94% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.066% fail on Leaf spring (94% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.016% fail on Fixings and fixing bolts
    • 1.7% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.95% fail on Wheel bearings (49% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.26% fail on Other suspension component (68% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.049% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.033% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.033% fail on Ball joint (94% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Other suspension component
    • 0.20% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.11% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.066% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.016% fail on Macpherson strut
    • 0.18% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (93% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.066% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.066% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 18% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (25% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 5.4% fail on Stop lamp (23% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 5.0% fail on Direction indicators (62% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 5.0% fail on Flashing type (62% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 4.5% fail on Individual direction indicators (110% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.31% fail on Side repeaters (65% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.26% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.016% fail on Switch
    • 4.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.20% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (50% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 2.3% fail on Headlamps (41% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp (46% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.016% fail on Dipswitch
    • 1.3% fail on Position lamps (68% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Position lamp (68% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.00% fail on Electrical equipment (39% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.44% fail on Horn (59% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.39% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.098% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.066% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.80% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (70% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.80% fail on Rear fog lamp (70% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.79% fail on Rear fog lamp (70% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.016% fail on Switch
    • 0.033% fail on Rear reflectors (93% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.033% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.033% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 11% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 6.2% fail on Transmission (57% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 5.9% fail on Drive shafts (87% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 5.8% fail on Joints (85% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.16% fail on Drive shaft (2 times worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.033% fail on Flexible couplings
      • 0.23% fail on Prop shafts (71% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.23% fail on Joints
    • 4.0% fail on Exhaust system (59% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.44% fail on Fuel system (41% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Pipe
      • 0.066% fail on Tank
      • 0.066% fail on Hose
      • 0.049% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (77% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.049% fail on System
    • 0.33% fail on Doors (43% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.15% fail on Door condition
      • 0.11% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.082% fail on Door condition
        • 0.033% fail on Hinge
      • 0.082% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.082% fail on Door condition
    • 0.25% fail on Body (62% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Other body component (49% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.033% fail on Panel (82% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.18% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.16% fail on Seats
      • 0.11% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.049% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.15% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.11% fail on Carrier
      • 0.049% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.066% fail on Integral vehicle structure (94% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.066% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (94% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.066% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.066% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.049% fail on Undertray
    • 0.033% fail on Chassis (96% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.033% fail on Chassis condition (96% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.016% fail on Load security
      • 0.016% fail on Loading door
    • 0.016% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.016% fail on Other boot lid component
  • 11% fail on Visibility (10% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 6.8% fail on Washers (56% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 2.8% fail on Wipers (38% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.95% fail on View to rear
      • 0.90% fail on Mirrors
      • 0.049% fail on Indirect vision devices (3 times worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.75% fail on Condition of glass (50% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.75% fail on Windscreen (52% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.33% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.28% fail on Driver's view
  • 9.4% fail on Brakes (47% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 4.4% fail on Brake performance (56% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.7% fail on Rbt
          • 2.3% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.59% fail on Service brake imbalance (35% better than other 2007 vans)
          • 0.016% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.066% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.049% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
          • 0.016% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.016% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.016% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.4% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (78% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt (sp) (78% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.79% fail on Parking brake performance (71% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.79% fail on Rbt (70% better than other 2007 vans)
          • 0.74% fail on Parking brake performance (69% better than other 2007 vans)
          • 0.049% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (80% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.56% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (64% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.56% fail on Rbt (sp) (64% better than other 2007 vans)
          • 0.48% fail on Service brake imbalance (44% better than other 2007 vans)
          • 0.15% fail on Service brake performance (83% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.082% fail on Brake performance not tested (69% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 4.1% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 3.1% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 3.1% fail on Brake pads
        • 0.033% fail on Brake linings
      • 1.2% fail on Brake discs and drums (29% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on Brake discs (28% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (56% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.15% fail on Cable (62% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.066% fail on Lever
        • 0.033% fail on Linkage
    • 1.5% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 1.2% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.61% fail on Electronic stability control (82% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Electronic braking system
    • 0.23% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.15% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.066% fail on Servos (5 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.033% fail on Valves
    • 0.21% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (70% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Pedal (72% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.066% fail on Hand lever (70% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.18% fail on Air and vacuum systems (5 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.082% fail on Servos (4 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.049% fail on Leaks (5 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.033% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up (9 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Operation
    • 0.16% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.11% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.049% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.11% fail on Parking brake control (83% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Lever (83% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.11% fail on Rigid brake pipes (98% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.049% fail on Flexible brake hoses (85% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.016% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.016% fail on Other components
  • 9.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (29% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 8.8% fail on Exhaust emissions (37% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 7.8% fail on Compression ignition (58% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 4.4% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (110% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 1.5% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (32% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 1.0% fail on Emissions not tested (77% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 1.00% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (8 times worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.29% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (160% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.082% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
        • 0.049% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.033% fail on Other emission control equipment
          • 0.016% fail on Exhaust gas recirculation valve
      • 1.2% fail on Spark ignition
        • 1.0% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (27% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.16% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.11% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.38% fail on Fluid leaks (54% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Engine oil leaks (54% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.049% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.033% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
    • 0.066% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.033% fail on Sound deadening material
      • 0.033% fail on Undertray
  • 7.2% fail on Tyres
    • 4.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.4% fail on Condition (24% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.36% fail on Size/type
  • 1.7% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (57% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.90% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (44% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.70% fail on Seat belts (69% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.31% fail on Prescribed areas (77% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Condition (65% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.066% fail on Requirements
      • 0.049% fail on Attachment
    • 0.082% fail on Airbags
      • 0.082% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.95% fail on Steering (85% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.51% fail on Steering linkage components (89% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.43% fail on Track rod end (90% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.066% fail on Ball joint (75% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.23% fail on Steering gear (74% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Steering rack (74% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Operation
    • 0.15% fail on Power steering (76% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Other components
      • 0.033% fail on Operation (85% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.082% fail on Electronic power steering (7 times worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.016% fail on Steering wheel
  • 0.85% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.85% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.31% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.18% fail on Attachment
    • 0.13% fail on Condition
  • 0.016% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.016% fail on Anchorages