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Volkswagen Camper MOT Results

Registered in 1987
47.4% pass rate
from 97 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 1987 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Camper is unusually good or bad.

  • 34% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 16% fail on Headlamp aim (120% worse than other 1987 vans)
    • 8.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 7.2% fail on Fog lamp
      • 2.1% fail on Tell tale
      • 1.0% fail on Switch
    • 6.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 6.2% fail on Headlamp
    • 5.2% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 5.2% fail on Horn
    • 3.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.1% fail on Individual lamps
    • 3.1% fail on Hazard warning
      • 2.1% fail on Lamp
      • 1.0% fail on Switch
    • 2.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.0% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.0% fail on Rear lamps
  • 25% fail on Suspension
    • 11% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 9.3% fail on Component mounting
      • 1.0% fail on Spring mounting
      • 1.0% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 5.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 2.1% fail on Attachment (12 times worse than other 1987 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Condition
    • 5.2% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 3.1% fail on Rear
      • 2.1% fail on Front
    • 4.1% fail on Drive shafts
      • 2.1% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 2.1% fail on Constant velocity joints
      • 2.1% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 2.1% fail on Drive shafts
    • 3.1% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.0% fail on Condition
    • 2.1% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.0% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 1.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.0% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.0% fail on Condition
  • 18% fail on Brakes
    • 10% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.2% fail on Front wheels
      • 3.1% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 3.1% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.1% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 7.2% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 7.2% fail on Components
        • 5.2% fail on Pipes
        • 3.1% fail on Hoses
    • 2.1% fail on Parking brake
      • 2.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.0% fail on Hub components
      • 1.0% fail on Brake pads
  • 15% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 9.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 6.2% fail on Emissions
    • 2.1% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 1.0% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.0% fail on Pipe
  • 14% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 8.2% fail on Washers
    • 6.2% fail on Wipers
    • 1.0% fail on Mirrors
  • 11% fail on Steering
    • 9.3% fail on Steering system
      • 6.2% fail on Steering rack
      • 2.1% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.0% fail on Free play
        • 1.0% fail on Steering rack
    • 3.1% fail on Steering control (4 times worse than other 1987 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Steering coupling (7 times worse than other 1987 vans)
        • 2.1% fail on Flexible coupling (12 times worse than other 1987 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Steering column
  • 5.2% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 3.1% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 3.1% fail on Chassis
    • 1.0% fail on Body condition
    • 1.0% fail on Seats
      • 1.0% fail on Drivers
  • 4.1% fail on Tyres
    • 2.1% fail on Condition
    • 2.1% fail on Tread depth
  • 4.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 4.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.1% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.0% fail on Attachment
  • 3.1% fail on Road Wheels (7 times worse than other 1987 vans)
    • 3.1% fail on Attachment (7 times worse than other 1987 vans)
  • 1.0% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.0% fail on Registration plate