Volkswagen Camper MOT Results

Registered in 1981
47.2% pass rate
from 142 tests in 2017
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 1981 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Camper is unusually good or bad.

  • 27% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 9.9% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 7.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.9% fail on Front lamps
      • 2.8% fail on Rear lamps
    • 5.6% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 4.2% fail on Fog lamp
      • 1.4% fail on Tell tale
    • 5.6% fail on Horn
    • 4.9% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 3.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.5% fail on Headlamp
    • 3.5% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.5% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.1% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.70% fail on Tell tales
        • 0.70% fail on Switch
    • 2.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.70% fail on Battery
    • 0.70% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.70% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 27% fail on Suspension
    • 9.2% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 7.7% fail on Component mounting
      • 2.1% fail on Spring mounting
    • 7.0% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 4.9% fail on Rear
      • 2.8% fail on Front
    • 4.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 3.5% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.1% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.70% fail on Attachment
      • 0.70% fail on Linkage condition
    • 3.5% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 3.5% fail on Condition
    • 2.1% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 2.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.1% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.70% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.70% fail on Condition
    • 0.70% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.70% fail on Condition
    • 0.70% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.70% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.70% fail on Drive shafts
  • 20% fail on Brakes
    • 14% fail on Brake performance
      • 8.5% fail on Rear wheels
      • 7.0% fail on Front wheels
      • 7.0% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.4% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.70% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 7.7% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 7.0% fail on Components
        • 4.9% fail on Pipes
        • 2.1% fail on Hoses
      • 0.70% fail on Leaks
    • 1.4% fail on Service brake control components
      • 1.4% fail on Pedal
        • 1.4% fail on Condition
    • 1.4% fail on Hub components
      • 0.70% fail on Brake back plates
      • 0.70% fail on Brake calipers
    • 1.4% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.70% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.70% fail on Cable
  • 11% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 8.5% fail on Washers
    • 4.2% fail on Wipers
    • 1.4% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.70% fail on Windscreen
  • 11% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 4.9% fail on Emissions
    • 2.8% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.1% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.4% fail on System
      • 0.70% fail on Pipe
    • 1.4% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 9.9% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 4.9% fail on Body condition
    • 2.1% fail on Seats
      • 1.4% fail on Drivers
      • 0.70% fail on Passengers
    • 1.4% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 1.4% fail on Chassis
    • 0.70% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.70% fail on Doors
      • 0.70% fail on Passengers other
  • 8.5% fail on Steering
    • 5.6% fail on Steering system
      • 2.8% fail on Steering rack
      • 2.1% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.70% fail on Free play
        • 0.70% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.70% fail on Other components
        • 0.70% fail on Steering component
    • 2.8% fail on Steering control
      • 1.4% fail on Steering column
      • 1.4% fail on Steering coupling
        • 1.4% fail on Flexible coupling
  • 4.9% fail on Tyres
    • 2.8% fail on Condition
    • 1.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.70% fail on Size/type
  • 4.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 4.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.8% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.70% fail on Condition
      • 0.70% fail on Attachment
  • 1.4% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.4% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.70% fail on Towbars
    • 0.70% fail on Vehicle structure
  • 0.70% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.70% fail on Attachment