Volkswagen Camper MOT Results

Registered in 1980
52.7% pass rate
from 112 tests in 2020
(5.7% worse than other 1980 vans)
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 1980 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Camper is unusually good or bad.

  • 22% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (5.2% worse than other 1980 vans)
    • 7.1% fail on Stop lamp (48% worse than other 1980 vans)
    • 4.5% fail on Headlamps (18% better than other 1980 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on Headlamp (18% better than other 1980 vans)
    • 4.5% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (26% worse than other 1980 vans)
    • 3.6% fail on Headlamp aim (15% better than other 1980 vans)
      • 3.6% fail on Headlamp aim (7.4% better than other 1980 vans)
    • 3.6% fail on Electrical equipment (35% better than other 1980 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Horn (40% better than other 1980 vans)
      • 0.89% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 1.8% fail on Direction indicators (38% better than other 1980 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Flashing type (38% better than other 1980 vans)
        • 1.8% fail on Individual direction indicators (21% better than other 1980 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (38% better than other 1980 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Rear fog lamp (38% better than other 1980 vans)
        • 1.8% fail on Rear fog lamp (38% better than other 1980 vans)
    • 0.89% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.89% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.89% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 14% fail on Visibility (3.3% worse than other 1980 vans)
    • 11% fail on Washers (7.5% worse than other 1980 vans)
    • 5.4% fail on Wipers (2.0% better than other 1980 vans)
    • 0.89% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.89% fail on View to rear
      • 0.89% fail on Mirrors
  • 13% fail on Brakes (7.4% better than other 1980 vans)
    • 12% fail on Brake performance (2.4% better than other 1980 vans)
      • 7.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (23% worse than other 1980 vans)
        • 7.1% fail on Rbt (sp) (23% worse than other 1980 vans)
      • 5.4% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (19% worse than other 1980 vans)
        • 5.4% fail on Rbt (sp) (19% worse than other 1980 vans)
          • 2.7% fail on Service brake performance (67% worse than other 1980 vans)
          • 2.7% fail on Service brake imbalance (24% better than other 1980 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on Service brake performance (31% better than other 1980 vans)
        • 4.5% fail on Rbt (31% better than other 1980 vans)
          • 3.6% fail on Service brake performance (26% better than other 1980 vans)
          • 0.89% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.8% fail on Parking brake performance (7.4% better than other 1980 vans)
        • 1.8% fail on Rbt (7.4% better than other 1980 vans)
          • 0.89% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.89% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
    • 1.8% fail on Rigid brake pipes (11% worse than other 1980 vans)
    • 0.89% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.89% fail on Pedal
    • 0.89% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.89% fail on Valves
    • 0.89% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 0.89% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.89% fail on Brake pads
  • 13% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (2.3% worse than other 1980 vans)
    • 12% fail on Exhaust emissions (13% worse than other 1980 vans)
      • 12% fail on Spark ignition (13% worse than other 1980 vans)
        • 11% fail on Non catalyst emissions (23% worse than other 1980 vans)
        • 0.89% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 2.7% fail on Fluid leaks (7.4% better than other 1980 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Engine oil leaks (4.1% worse than other 1980 vans)
      • 0.89% fail on Transmission oil leaks
  • 12% fail on Suspension (18% better than other 1980 vans)
    • 5.4% fail on Suspension arms (7.4% better than other 1980 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on Ball joint dust cover (26% worse than other 1980 vans)
      • 0.89% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.89% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.89% fail on Ball joint
    • 3.6% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (15% better than other 1980 vans)
    • 2.7% fail on Wheel bearings (17% better than other 1980 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Anti-roll bars (7.4% better than other 1980 vans)
      • 0.89% fail on Linkage
      • 0.89% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 0.89% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.89% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.89% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 12% fail on Body, chassis, structure (7.4% better than other 1980 vans)
    • 3.6% fail on Transmission (39% worse than other 1980 vans)
      • 3.6% fail on Drive shafts (59% worse than other 1980 vans)
        • 3.6% fail on Joints (59% worse than other 1980 vans)
    • 2.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure (17% better than other 1980 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (17% better than other 1980 vans)
    • 2.7% fail on Chassis (67% worse than other 1980 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Chassis condition (67% worse than other 1980 vans)
    • 0.89% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.89% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.89% fail on Hose
    • 0.89% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.89% fail on Towbar
      • 0.89% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.89% fail on Body
      • 0.89% fail on Other body component
    • 0.89% fail on Cabs
      • 0.89% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 3.6% fail on Steering (31% better than other 1980 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Steering linkage components (38% better than other 1980 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Track rod end (11% worse than other 1980 vans)
    • 0.89% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.89% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.89% fail on Steering column
    • 0.89% fail on Steering coupling
      • 0.89% fail on Universal joint
  • 1.8% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (11% worse than other 1980 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Seat belts (11% worse than other 1980 vans)
      • 0.89% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.89% fail on Condition
  • 0.89% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.89% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.89% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.89% fail on Speedometer