Volkswagen Camper MOT Results

Registered in 1985
53.4% pass rate
from 73 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 1985 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Camper is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 11% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 6.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.5% fail on Headlamp
      • 2.7% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 2.7% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 5.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.5% fail on Front lamps
    • 5.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.1% fail on Horn
    • 2.7% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 2.7% fail on Fog lamp
    • 2.7% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.7% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.7% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.7% fail on Individual lamps
    • 1.4% fail on Hazard warning
      • 1.4% fail on Switch
  • 19% fail on Brakes
    • 12% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.8% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 5.5% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.7% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.4% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 1.4% fail on Service brake performance
    • 5.5% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 5.5% fail on Components
        • 4.1% fail on Pipes
        • 1.4% fail on Hoses
        • 1.4% fail on Valves
    • 2.7% fail on Hub components
      • 2.7% fail on Brake back plates (5 times worse than other 1985 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.4% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
  • 15% fail on Suspension
    • 9.6% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 8.2% fail on Component mounting
      • 1.4% fail on Spring mounting
    • 4.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.7% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.4% fail on Condition
    • 1.4% fail on Coil springs
      • 1.4% fail on Condition
    • 1.4% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.4% fail on Front
  • 15% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 8.2% fail on Emissions
    • 4.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 4.1% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.4% fail on Hose
      • 1.4% fail on Pipe
      • 1.4% fail on Cap
  • 14% fail on Steering
    • 9.6% fail on Steering system
      • 9.6% fail on Steering rack
    • 2.7% fail on Steering control
      • 2.7% fail on Steering column (7 times worse than other 1985 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Steering operation
  • 9.6% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.5% fail on Washers
    • 4.1% fail on Wipers
    • 1.4% fail on Mirrors
  • 6.8% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.7% fail on Seats
      • 1.4% fail on Passengers
      • 1.4% fail on Drivers
    • 1.4% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 1.4% fail on Chassis
    • 1.4% fail on Body condition
    • 1.4% fail on Doors
      • 1.4% fail on Passengers other
  • 4.1% fail on Tyres
    • 2.7% fail on Condition
    • 1.4% fail on Tread depth
  • 4.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 4.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.7% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.4% fail on Attachment
  • 1.4% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.4% fail on Registration plate