Volkswagen Caddy MOT Results

Registered in 2016
75.7% pass rate
from 13,046 tests in 2020
(5.0% 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.

  • 9.6% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (10% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 5.2% fail on Stop lamp (160% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim (4.1% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim (10% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.0077% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (1.4% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.28% fail on Rear reflectors (47% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.24% fail on Electrical equipment (14% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Horn (17% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.038% fail on Electrical wiring (21% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.038% fail on Battery(ies) (170% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.0077% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.21% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (65% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Rear fog lamp (65% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.21% fail on Rear fog lamp (65% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.0077% fail on Switch
    • 0.15% fail on Headlamps (91% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Headlamp (92% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.015% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (32% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.0077% fail on Dipswitch
    • 0.11% fail on Position lamps (48% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Position lamp (47% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.100% fail on Reversing lamps (33% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.092% fail on Reversing lamps (37% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.0077% fail on Reversing lamp switch
    • 0.092% fail on Direction indicators (92% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.092% fail on Flashing type (92% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.054% fail on Individual direction indicators (86% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.046% fail on Side repeaters (95% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.015% fail on Hazard warning (12% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.015% fail on Switch (12% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.015% fail on Mandatory tell-tales (23% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.015% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale (43% worse than other 2016 vans)
  • 6.4% fail on Tyres (46% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 4.0% fail on Condition (82% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 2.8% fail on Tread depth (20% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.077% fail on Size/type (23% better than other 2016 vans)
  • 4.8% fail on Visibility (4.3% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Washers (39% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Wipers (24% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.23% fail on View to rear (41% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Mirrors (40% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.21% fail on Condition of glass (44% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Windscreen (46% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.0077% fail on Window
    • 0.061% fail on Bonnet (21% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.054% fail on Driver's view (14% better than other 2016 vans)
  • 4.7% fail on Brakes (19% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 3.9% fail on Mechanical brake components (19% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 3.0% fail on Brake linings and pads (6.2% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 3.0% fail on Brake pads (5.9% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.031% fail on Brake linings (32% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs and drums (79% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 1.3% fail on Brake discs (80% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.0077% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.0077% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.0077% fail on Cable
    • 1.1% fail on Brake performance (47% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.80% fail on Service brake performance (12% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.76% fail on Rbt (9.4% worse than other 2016 vans)
          • 0.66% fail on Service brake performance (24% worse than other 2016 vans)
          • 0.11% fail on Service brake imbalance (45% better than other 2016 vans)
          • 0.0077% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.031% fail on Plate brake tester (130% worse than other 2016 vans)
          • 0.023% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (120% worse than other 2016 vans)
          • 0.0077% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.0077% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.0077% fail on Service brake performance (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.14% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (28% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on Rbt (sp) (33% better than other 2016 vans)
          • 0.069% fail on Service brake performance (38% better than other 2016 vans)
          • 0.054% fail on Service brake imbalance (42% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.015% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (130% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Brake performance not tested (49% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.092% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (93% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.092% fail on Rbt (sp) (93% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Parking brake performance (92% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.031% fail on Rbt (91% better than other 2016 vans)
          • 0.023% fail on Parking brake performance (92% better than other 2016 vans)
          • 0.0077% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
    • 0.061% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (83% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.038% fail on Anti-lock braking system (85% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Electronic stability control (85% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.038% fail on Flexible brake hoses (68% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.023% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (93% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.015% fail on Pedal (94% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.0077% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.015% fail on Parking brake control (95% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.015% fail on Lever (95% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.015% fail on Hydraulic systems (60% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.015% fail on Brake fluid (37% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.0077% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.0077% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.0077% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 2.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (81% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 2.9% fail on Exhaust emissions (89% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Compression ignition (62% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 1.8% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (110% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.031% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (85% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.031% fail on Emissions not tested (53% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.0077% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.0077% fail on Particulate filter
      • 1.00% fail on Spark ignition (170% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.99% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (170% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.0077% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 0.077% fail on Fluid leaks (28% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.046% fail on Engine oil leaks (42% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.023% fail on Other leaks (61% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.0077% fail on Transmission oil leaks
  • 1.7% fail on Suspension (49% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.74% fail on Shock absorbers (14% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.46% fail on Anti-roll bars (43% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.32% fail on Pins and bushes (99% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.046% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (37% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.023% fail on Linkage ball joints (92% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.015% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (3 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.015% fail on Linkage (33% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.015% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (91% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.0077% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.0077% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0077% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.0077% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.18% fail on Wheel bearings (5.1% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.17% fail on Suspension arms (78% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Pins and bushes (40% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.0077% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0077% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.15% fail on Springs (84% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.084% fail on Coil springs (90% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.084% fail on Coil spring (90% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.069% fail on Leaf springs (49% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.061% fail on Leaf spring (28% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.0077% fail on Fixings and fixing bolts
        • 0.0077% fail on Shackle bracket
    • 0.015% fail on Other suspension component (86% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.0077% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.0077% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.0077% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.0077% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.0077% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 0.98% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (29% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.75% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.20% fail on Seat belts (61% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Condition (62% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.0077% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0077% fail on Requirements
    • 0.046% fail on Airbags (2 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.038% fail on Drivers airbag (2 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.0077% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 0.73% fail on Body, chassis, structure (52% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.21% fail on Doors (82% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Front passenger's door (2 times worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.15% fail on Door condition (2 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.046% fail on Driver's door (18% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.046% fail on Door condition (65% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Other passenger's door (22% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.023% fail on Door condition (33% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.0077% fail on Catch
    • 0.11% fail on Exhaust system (37% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.11% fail on Fuel system (12% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.084% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (100% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.015% fail on Hose (190% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.0077% fail on Tank
    • 0.100% fail on Transmission (83% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.084% fail on Drive shafts (84% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.084% fail on Joints (84% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.0077% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.0077% fail on Joints
      • 0.0077% fail on Belts
    • 0.084% fail on Body (73% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.069% fail on Other body component (73% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.023% fail on Panel (55% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.077% fail on Bumpers (25% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.023% fail on Spare wheel (28% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.023% fail on Carrier (3.2% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.023% fail on Seats (65% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.015% fail on Driver's seat (65% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.0077% fail on Passenger's seat
  • 0.18% fail on Identification of the vehicle (39% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.18% fail on Registration plates (39% better than other 2016 vans)
  • 0.14% fail on Road Wheels (7.8% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.100% fail on Condition (120% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.038% fail on Attachment (54% better than other 2016 vans)
  • 0.084% fail on Steering (85% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.038% fail on Electronic power steering (8 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.031% fail on Steering linkage components (91% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.023% fail on Track rod end (93% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.0077% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.015% fail on Steering gear (60% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.015% fail on Steering rack (43% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.0077% fail on Power steering
      • 0.0077% fail on Operation