Volkswagen Caddy MOT Results

Registered in 2009
62.3% pass rate
from 7,777 tests in 2020
(14% better than other 2009 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 2009 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Caddy is unusually good or bad.

  • 15% fail on Suspension (7.4% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 7.9% fail on Anti-roll bars (34% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Pins and bushes (160% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (120% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Linkage ball joints (39% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint dust cover (91% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.42% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.41% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.090% fail on Linkage (73% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.064% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.051% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 3.9% fail on Suspension arms (22% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 3.1% fail on Pins and bushes (67% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.73% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint (91% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.039% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 3.2% fail on Springs (23% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 3.1% fail on Coil springs (28% worse than other 2009 vans)
        • 3.1% fail on Coil spring (28% worse than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.026% fail on Mounting
      • 0.039% fail on Leaf springs (98% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.013% fail on Leaf spring
        • 0.013% fail on Fixings and fixing bolts
        • 0.013% fail on Shackle pins and bushes
    • 1.2% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.77% fail on Wheel bearings (45% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.18% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.13% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.039% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.013% fail on Macpherson strut
    • 0.17% fail on Other suspension component (72% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.077% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.026% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.026% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.026% fail on Ball joint (93% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.013% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.064% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (92% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.039% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.026% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.013% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.013% fail on Axles
      • 0.013% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
    • 0.013% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.013% fail on Sub-frame
    • 0.013% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.013% fail on Other components
  • 13% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (40% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 4.4% fail on Stop lamp (34% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim (16% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 3.2% fail on Headlamp aim (15% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (45% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamps (26% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp (30% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.26% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.013% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 1.1% fail on Direction indicators (59% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Flashing type (59% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.77% fail on Individual direction indicators (55% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.30% fail on Side repeaters (64% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.039% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.73% fail on Position lamps (80% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.72% fail on Position lamp (80% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.013% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.48% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (78% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.48% fail on Rear fog lamp (78% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.46% fail on Rear fog lamp (78% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.026% fail on Switch
    • 0.44% fail on Electrical equipment (67% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Horn (78% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.064% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.039% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.10% fail on Reversing lamps (63% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Reversing lamps (63% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.026% fail on Hazard warning (90% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.026% fail on Switch (90% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.026% fail on Rear reflectors (94% better than other 2009 vans)
  • 9.0% fail on Visibility
    • 4.7% fail on Washers (21% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 3.2% fail on Wipers (17% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.86% fail on View to rear
      • 0.84% fail on Mirrors
      • 0.026% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.62% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.62% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.32% fail on Bonnet (88% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.17% fail on Driver's view
  • 7.5% fail on Tyres (21% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 4.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.6% fail on Condition (45% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.26% fail on Size/type
  • 7.2% fail on Brakes (50% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 4.0% fail on Mechanical brake components (14% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 3.4% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 3.4% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs and drums (25% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 1.1% fail on Brake discs (24% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.064% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (87% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.026% fail on Cable (92% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.013% fail on Lever
        • 0.013% fail on Linkage
        • 0.013% fail on Relay lever
    • 3.0% fail on Brake performance (60% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.3% fail on Rbt
          • 2.0% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.37% fail on Service brake imbalance (42% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.013% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.013% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.59% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (88% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.59% fail on Rbt (sp) (88% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.31% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (68% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.28% fail on Rbt (sp) (70% better than other 2009 vans)
          • 0.28% fail on Service brake imbalance (41% better than other 2009 vans)
          • 0.064% fail on Service brake performance (88% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.013% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
        • 0.013% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.013% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.24% fail on Parking brake performance (88% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.22% fail on Rbt (89% better than other 2009 vans)
          • 0.21% fail on Parking brake performance (88% better than other 2009 vans)
          • 0.013% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.013% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.013% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.013% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.013% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.077% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.55% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (45% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.53% fail on Anti-lock braking system (41% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.19% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.15% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.13% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.013% fail on Servos
      • 0.013% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.10% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.090% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.013% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.051% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.039% fail on Servos
      • 0.013% fail on Leaks
    • 0.051% fail on Parking brake control (91% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.051% fail on Lever (91% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.039% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (94% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.026% fail on Pedal (95% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.013% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.013% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.013% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 0.013% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.013% fail on Other components
  • 6.7% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.5% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 6.1% fail on Compression ignition (12% worse than other 2009 vans)
        • 4.4% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (68% worse than other 2009 vans)
        • 1.0% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (59% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.60% fail on Emissions not tested (56% worse than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.21% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.090% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.039% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.026% fail on Exhaust gas recirculation valve
          • 0.013% fail on Other emission control equipment
        • 0.039% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 0.54% fail on Spark ignition (60% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.40% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (67% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.077% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.064% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.23% fail on Fluid leaks (62% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Engine oil leaks (62% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.039% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.026% fail on Transmission oil leaks
    • 0.026% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.026% fail on Sound deadening material
  • 6.3% fail on Body, chassis, structure (19% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Exhaust system (65% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Transmission (34% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Drive shafts (28% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 2.3% fail on Joints (28% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.051% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.090% fail on Prop shafts (81% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.090% fail on Joints (66% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.33% fail on Fuel system (47% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.064% fail on Pipe
      • 0.039% fail on Tank
      • 0.026% fail on Hose
      • 0.026% fail on System
    • 0.33% fail on Doors
      • 0.19% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.18% fail on Door condition
        • 0.013% fail on Catch
      • 0.12% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.10% fail on Door condition
        • 0.013% fail on Hinge
      • 0.026% fail on Driver's door (82% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.026% fail on Door condition
    • 0.15% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.15% fail on Body (68% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Other body component (66% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.039% fail on Panel
    • 0.12% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.077% fail on Engine mounting condition
      • 0.039% fail on Bracket
    • 0.10% fail on Seats
      • 0.051% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.051% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.039% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.026% fail on Spare wheel condition
      • 0.013% fail on Carrier
    • 0.026% fail on Chassis (91% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.026% fail on Chassis condition (91% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.026% fail on Load security
      • 0.013% fail on Tailgate
        • 0.013% fail on Tailgate condition
      • 0.013% fail on Loading door
    • 0.013% fail on Towbar
      • 0.013% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.013% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.013% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 0.77% fail on Steering (83% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.35% fail on Steering linkage components (91% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.24% fail on Track rod end (93% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.077% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.013% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.013% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.26% fail on Power steering
      • 0.13% fail on Operation
      • 0.077% fail on Other components
      • 0.064% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.10% fail on Steering gear (74% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.077% fail on Steering rack (78% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.026% fail on Operation
    • 0.039% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.026% fail on Electronic power steering
  • 0.73% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.73% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.72% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (68% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.45% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (53% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.27% fail on Seat belts (80% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Condition (81% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.064% fail on Requirements
      • 0.051% fail on Prescribed areas (91% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.026% fail on Attachment
    • 0.013% fail on Airbags
      • 0.013% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 0.30% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.18% fail on Attachment
    • 0.12% fail on Condition