Volkswagen Caddy MOT Results

Registered in 2016
76.4% pass rate
from 13,795 tests in 2020
(11% worse than other 2016 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 2016 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Caddy is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (14% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 5.3% fail on Stop lamp (2 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 3.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.6% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.98% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.93% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.051% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.28% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.25% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (57% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Rear fog lamp (57% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.25% fail on Rear fog lamp (58% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.0072% fail on Switch
    • 0.20% fail on Headlamps (87% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Headlamp (87% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.0072% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.18% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.11% fail on Horn
      • 0.036% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.029% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.0072% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.14% fail on Direction indicators (88% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Flashing type (88% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.10% fail on Individual direction indicators (63% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.036% fail on Side repeaters (96% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.13% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.13% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.014% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.014% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 5.6% fail on Tyres (42% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 3.4% fail on Condition (59% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 2.5% fail on Tread depth (31% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.029% fail on Size/type (69% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.022% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 4.8% fail on Visibility (13% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 2.8% fail on Washers (59% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Wipers
    • 0.34% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.33% fail on Windscreen (31% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.0072% fail on Window
    • 0.33% fail on View to rear
      • 0.33% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.10% fail on Bonnet (170% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.072% fail on Driver's view
  • 4.4% fail on Brakes (13% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 3.8% fail on Mechanical brake components (25% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Brake linings and pads (18% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 3.3% fail on Brake pads (18% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.022% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.92% fail on Brake discs and drums (74% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.92% fail on Brake discs (75% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.022% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.022% fail on Cable
    • 0.73% fail on Brake performance (49% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.47% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.45% fail on Rbt
          • 0.36% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.10% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.022% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.014% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.0072% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.13% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (84% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.13% fail on Rbt (sp) (84% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.087% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.087% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.080% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.014% fail on Service brake performance (79% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.065% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.058% fail on Parking brake performance (73% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.058% fail on Rbt (72% better than other 2016 vans)
          • 0.051% fail on Parking brake performance (71% better than other 2016 vans)
          • 0.0072% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.0072% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.0072% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 0.051% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (80% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.029% fail on Anti-lock braking system (83% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.029% fail on Electronic stability control (80% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.043% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.043% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.036% fail on Flexible brake hoses (71% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.029% fail on Parking brake control (92% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.029% fail on Lever (92% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.014% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (96% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.0072% fail on Pedal
      • 0.0072% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.0072% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.0072% fail on Other components
  • 2.0% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (80% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Exhaust emissions (91% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Compression ignition (59% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (110% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.036% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.022% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.0072% fail on Catalytic converter
          • 0.0072% fail on Particulate filter
          • 0.0072% fail on Oxygen sensor
          • 0.0072% fail on NOx sensor
        • 0.0072% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 0.76% fail on Spark ignition (180% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.76% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (190% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.0072% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.058% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.051% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.0072% fail on Transmission oil leaks
    • 0.0072% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.0072% fail on Undertray
  • 1.3% fail on Suspension (38% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.88% fail on Shock absorbers (51% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.24% fail on Anti-roll bars (55% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.036% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.014% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.014% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (89% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.014% fail on Linkage ball joints (92% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.0072% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0072% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.12% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.036% fail on Springs (92% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.022% fail on Leaf springs (75% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.0072% fail on Leaf spring
        • 0.0072% fail on Anchor bracket
        • 0.0072% fail on Anchor pins and bushes
      • 0.014% fail on Coil springs (96% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.0072% fail on Coil spring
        • 0.0072% fail on Mounting
    • 0.036% fail on Suspension arms (92% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.029% fail on Pins and bushes (69% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.0072% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.0072% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.0072% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
  • 0.80% fail on Body, chassis, structure (40% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.15% fail on Body (63% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Other body component (64% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.022% fail on Panel
      • 0.0072% fail on Body condition
    • 0.15% fail on Doors
      • 0.11% fail on Front passenger's door (2 times worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.11% fail on Door condition (2 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.029% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.029% fail on Door condition
      • 0.014% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.0072% fail on Door condition
        • 0.0072% fail on Catch
    • 0.12% fail on Transmission (69% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Drive shafts (70% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.094% fail on Joints (72% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.0072% fail on Flexible couplings
      • 0.0072% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.0072% fail on Joints
      • 0.0072% fail on Belts
    • 0.10% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.058% fail on Carrier
      • 0.051% fail on Spare wheel condition (190% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.094% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.087% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.065% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.014% fail on Hose
      • 0.0072% fail on Tank
    • 0.072% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.022% fail on Seats
      • 0.022% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.022% fail on Undertray
    • 0.0072% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.0072% fail on Engine mounting condition
  • 0.70% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.55% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.13% fail on Seat belts (76% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Condition (75% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.022% fail on Airbags
      • 0.022% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.28% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.28% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.22% fail on Road Wheels (72% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.15% fail on Condition (180% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.072% fail on Attachment
  • 0.036% fail on Steering (89% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.022% fail on Steering linkage components (89% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.022% fail on Track rod end (88% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.014% fail on Electronic power steering (9 times worse than other 2016 vans)
  • 0.0072% fail on Buses and coaches supplementary tests
    • 0.0072% fail on Doors
      • 0.0072% fail on Passenger entrance/exit doors