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Volkswagen Caddy MOT Results

Registered in 2013
77.3% pass rate
from 11,523 tests in 2017
(24% better than other 2013 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 2013 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Caddy is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (43% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 5.4% fail on Registration plate lamp (36% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 3.6% fail on Headlamp aim (13% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 2.5% fail on Position lamps (60% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 2.2% fail on Front lamps (57% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Rear lamps (79% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.026% fail on All position lamps (79% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.43% fail on Stop lamp (91% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.34% fail on Headlamps (86% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.33% fail on Headlamp (86% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.0087% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.0087% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.0087% fail on Dipswitch
    • 0.13% fail on Direction indicators (92% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Flashing type (92% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.087% fail on Side repeaters (86% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.043% fail on Individual lamps (95% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.12% fail on Horn (58% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.11% fail on Rear fog lamp (89% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Fog lamp (89% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.10% fail on Battery
    • 0.035% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.026% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.017% fail on Hazard warning (88% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on Switch (82% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.0087% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 6.7% fail on Tyres (41% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 4.1% fail on Condition (75% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Tread depth (20% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.069% fail on Valve stem
    • 0.043% fail on Size/type
  • 5.7% fail on Driver's view of the road (12% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Washers (19% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 2.1% fail on Wipers (39% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.91% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.47% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.043% fail on Bonnet
  • 3.9% fail on Brakes (42% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 2.9% fail on Hub components (16% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 2.5% fail on Brake pads (17% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.54% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.035% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.026% fail on Brake calipers
    • 1.0% fail on Brake performance (55% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.57% fail on Rear wheels (33% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.30% fail on Front wheels (35% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.095% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.069% fail on Parking brake performance (94% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.035% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.0087% fail on Brake operation
    • 0.095% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.087% fail on Parking brake (84% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.087% fail on Condition (84% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.069% fail on ABS (70% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.052% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.052% fail on Hydraulic systems (90% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.052% fail on Components (87% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.026% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.017% fail on Hoses (91% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.0087% fail on Cylinders
    • 0.0087% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.0087% fail on Pedal
        • 0.0087% fail on Condition
    • 0.0087% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.0087% fail on Leaks
  • 1.8% fail on Suspension (63% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.78% fail on Anti-roll bars (34% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.37% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (51% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.37% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.043% fail on Attachment
      • 0.017% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.0087% fail on Condition
    • 0.42% fail on Shock absorbers (40% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.42% fail on Condition (40% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.23% fail on Leaf springs
      • 0.22% fail on Condition
      • 0.017% fail on Spring slippers (8 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.19% fail on Wheel bearings (58% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Rear
      • 0.069% fail on Front (80% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on Drive shafts (82% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Front drive shafts (83% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.10% fail on Constant velocity joints (86% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.017% fail on Couplings
        • 0.0087% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.0087% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.0087% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.095% fail on Suspension arms (86% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.095% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (86% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.052% fail on Front suspension joints (80% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.035% fail on Coil springs (95% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.035% fail on Condition (95% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.026% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.017% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.0087% fail on Attachment
    • 0.017% fail on Axles
      • 0.017% fail on Clearance
    • 0.0087% fail on General condition
    • 0.0087% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.0087% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.0087% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.0087% fail on Condition
  • 0.48% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.35% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.20% fail on System
      • 0.078% fail on Cap
      • 0.035% fail on Pipe
      • 0.026% fail on Tank
      • 0.0087% fail on Hose
    • 0.095% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.052% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.37% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (50% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.16% fail on Doors
      • 0.12% fail on Passengers front (2 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.035% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.017% fail on Drivers
    • 0.095% fail on Body condition (76% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.069% fail on Seats
      • 0.035% fail on Passengers
      • 0.035% fail on Drivers
    • 0.017% fail on Load security
      • 0.017% fail on Loading door
    • 0.017% fail on Spare wheel
    • 0.0087% fail on Body security
  • 0.32% fail on Registration plates and VIN (42% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.32% fail on Registration plate (42% better than other 2013 vans)
  • 0.28% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (63% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.16% fail on Seat belts (66% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Condition (72% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.035% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0087% fail on Requirements
      • 0.0087% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.12% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (59% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (63% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.16% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.078% fail on Condition
    • 0.078% fail on Attachment
  • 0.10% fail on Steering (88% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.069% fail on Steering system (89% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.061% fail on Track rod end (85% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.0087% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.026% fail on Power steering (88% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.026% fail on Electronic power steering (12 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.0087% fail on Locking devices