Volkswagen Caddy MOT Results

Registered in 2015
77.2% pass rate
from 12,425 tests in 2020
(17% better than other 2015 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 2015 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Caddy is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.9% fail on Tyres (47% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 3.7% fail on Condition (69% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 3.7% fail on Tread depth (39% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.064% fail on Size/type (44% better than other 2015 vans)
  • 6.3% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (37% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim (11% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim (5.4% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (84% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 1.7% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (21% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Stop lamp (44% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.55% fail on Headlamps (73% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.46% fail on Headlamp (77% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.080% fail on Headlamp levelling device (29% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.0080% fail on Dipswitch
    • 0.29% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (65% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Rear fog lamp (65% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.27% fail on Rear fog lamp (66% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.024% fail on Switch (40% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.26% fail on Electrical equipment (33% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Horn (4.4% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on Battery(ies) (42% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.0080% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.18% fail on Direction indicators (87% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Flashing type (87% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on Side repeaters (85% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.056% fail on Individual direction indicators (89% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.089% fail on Position lamps (61% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.089% fail on Position lamp (60% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.056% fail on Rear reflectors (75% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.048% fail on Reversing lamps (74% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.040% fail on Reversing lamps (77% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.0080% fail on Reversing lamp switch
    • 0.024% fail on Mandatory tell-tales (71% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Main beam tell-tale (3 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.0080% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
    • 0.0080% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.0080% fail on Switch
  • 4.9% fail on Visibility (10% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Washers (22% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Wipers (28% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.32% fail on Condition of glass (20% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.32% fail on Windscreen (19% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.31% fail on View to rear (27% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.31% fail on Mirrors (26% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.089% fail on Bonnet (28% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.080% fail on Driver's view (27% worse than other 2015 vans)
  • 4.7% fail on Brakes (31% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 3.6% fail on Mechanical brake components (6.4% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 2.9% fail on Brake linings and pads (3.5% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 2.8% fail on Brake pads (3.4% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.024% fail on Brake linings (11% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Brake discs and drums (38% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on Brake discs (39% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.0080% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.0080% fail on Cable
    • 1.4% fail on Brake performance (48% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.96% fail on Service brake performance (4.6% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.94% fail on Rbt (5.1% worse than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.73% fail on Service brake performance (6.3% worse than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.24% fail on Service brake imbalance (2.8% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.016% fail on Plate brake tester (8.6% better than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.0080% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.0080% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.30% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (8.2% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.30% fail on Rbt (sp) (12% worse than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.17% fail on Service brake imbalance (15% worse than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.14% fail on Service brake performance (0.24% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (88% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.20% fail on Rbt (sp) (88% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.080% fail on Parking brake performance (85% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.080% fail on Rbt (84% better than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.072% fail on Parking brake performance (83% better than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.0080% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.048% fail on Brake performance not tested (36% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (73% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.080% fail on Anti-lock braking system (80% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.080% fail on Electronic stability control (72% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.0080% fail on Electronic braking system
    • 0.048% fail on Parking brake control (86% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.040% fail on Lever (88% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.0080% fail on Electronic parking brake
    • 0.048% fail on Flexible brake hoses (65% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.024% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (94% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Pedal (95% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.0080% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.024% fail on Hydraulic systems (46% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Brake fluid (40% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.0080% fail on Servos
    • 0.016% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (74% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (66% better than other 2015 vans)
  • 2.7% fail on Suspension (47% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Anti-roll bars (23% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.63% fail on Pins and bushes (150% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Linkage ball joints (60% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (10.0% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.089% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (61% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.072% fail on Ball joint (63% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.064% fail on Ball joint dust cover (22% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Linkage (63% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.0080% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.0080% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.61% fail on Shock absorbers (18% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.59% fail on Suspension arms (52% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on Pins and bushes (28% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Ball joint (98% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Ball joint dust cover (87% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.0080% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.32% fail on Springs (80% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.26% fail on Coil springs (82% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.26% fail on Coil spring (82% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.016% fail on Mounting (55% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.064% fail on Leaf springs (63% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.056% fail on Leaf spring (46% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.0080% fail on Anchor bracket
    • 0.16% fail on Wheel bearings (38% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.024% fail on Other suspension component (85% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Pins and bushes (46% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.0080% fail on Other suspension component
    • 0.0080% fail on Axles
      • 0.0080% fail on Axle
    • 0.0080% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.0080% fail on Macpherson strut
  • 1.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (18% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Exhaust emissions (22% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.95% fail on Compression ignition (32% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.83% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (14% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.13% fail on Emissions not tested (68% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.016% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (95% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.0080% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.0080% fail on Particulate filter
      • 0.46% fail on Spark ignition (14% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.45% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (15% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.0080% fail on Non catalyst emissions
    • 0.18% fail on Fluid leaks (58% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Engine oil leaks (77% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.048% fail on Other leaks (97% worse than other 2015 vans)
  • 0.79% fail on Body, chassis, structure (63% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.27% fail on Transmission (75% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Drive shafts (76% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.22% fail on Joints (77% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.016% fail on Drive shaft (9.0% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.024% fail on Prop shafts (74% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.024% fail on Joints (65% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.0080% fail on Belts
    • 0.14% fail on Doors (1.7% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.072% fail on Front passenger's door (71% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.072% fail on Door condition (79% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on Driver's door (31% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.032% fail on Door condition (19% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on Other passenger's door (33% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.032% fail on Door condition (23% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.11% fail on Exhaust system (55% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.072% fail on Fuel system (35% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.048% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (31% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Tank (19% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.0080% fail on Hose
    • 0.056% fail on Bumpers (50% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.048% fail on Seats (41% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.024% fail on Driver's seat (58% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.024% fail on Passenger's seat (6.3% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.032% fail on Spare wheel (28% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.024% fail on Carrier (22% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.0080% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.032% fail on Body (91% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.024% fail on Other body component (91% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.0080% fail on Panel
    • 0.024% fail on Undertray (39% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.0080% fail on Towbar
      • 0.0080% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.0080% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.0080% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 0.70% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (27% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.47% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (31% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.23% fail on Seat belts (63% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Condition (61% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.0080% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.024% fail on Airbags (79% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.024% fail on Drivers airbag (92% worse than other 2015 vans)
  • 0.27% fail on Identification of the vehicle (25% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.27% fail on Registration plates (25% better than other 2015 vans)
  • 0.15% fail on Road Wheels (6.9% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.080% fail on Attachment (15% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.072% fail on Condition (52% worse than other 2015 vans)
  • 0.097% fail on Steering (91% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.048% fail on Steering linkage components (94% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Drag link end (140% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Track rod end (98% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Locking devices (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.0080% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0080% fail on Other components
        • 0.0080% fail on Steering linkage
    • 0.024% fail on Steering play (22% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.024% fail on Steering rack (22% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.016% fail on Electronic power steering (7 times worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.0080% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.0080% fail on Steering rack