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Volkswagen Camper MOT Results

Registered in 1986
47.6% pass rate
from 84 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 1986 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Camper is unusually good or bad.

  • 32% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 13% fail on Rear fog lamp (170% worse than other 1986 vans)
      • 13% fail on Fog lamp (2 times worse than other 1986 vans)
    • 9.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.0% fail on Front lamps
      • 3.6% fail on Rear lamps
      • 1.2% fail on All position lamps
    • 7.1% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 7.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp
      • 1.2% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 1.2% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 1.2% fail on Switch
    • 4.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.6% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.6% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.6% fail on Individual lamps
    • 3.6% fail on Hazard warning
      • 2.4% fail on Lamp
      • 1.2% fail on Switch
    • 3.6% fail on Horn
  • 23% fail on Brakes
    • 12% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 11% fail on Components
        • 8.3% fail on Pipes
        • 3.6% fail on Hoses
      • 2.4% fail on Leaks
      • 1.2% fail on Operation
    • 12% fail on Brake performance
      • 11% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.4% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.2% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.2% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 1.2% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
    • 1.2% fail on Service brake control components
      • 1.2% fail on Pedal
        • 1.2% fail on Condition
    • 1.2% fail on Hub components
      • 1.2% fail on Brake pads
  • 20% fail on Suspension
    • 14% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 12% fail on Component mounting
      • 2.4% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 3.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
    • 3.6% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.4% fail on Linkage condition
      • 1.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.4% fail on Coil springs
      • 2.4% fail on Location (10 times worse than other 1986 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.2% fail on Front
    • 1.2% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.2% fail on Drive shafts
      • 1.2% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 1.2% fail on Drive shafts
  • 14% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 8.3% fail on Washers
    • 7.1% fail on Wipers
  • 11% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 6.0% fail on Emissions
    • 4.8% fail on Exhaust system
  • 7.1% fail on Steering
    • 6.0% fail on Steering system
      • 4.8% fail on Steering rack
      • 1.2% fail on Free play
        • 1.2% fail on Steering box
      • 1.2% fail on Steering arm
    • 1.2% fail on Steering control
      • 1.2% fail on Steering wheel
  • 7.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 3.6% fail on Body condition
    • 1.2% fail on Engine mountings
    • 1.2% fail on Speedometer
    • 1.2% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 1.2% fail on Chassis
  • 4.8% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 4.8% fail on Seat belts
      • 4.8% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 4.8% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 4.8% fail on Registration plate
  • 3.6% fail on Tyres
    • 3.6% fail on Condition