Volkswagen Camper MOT Results

Registered in 1989
58.8% pass rate
from 153 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 1989 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Camper is unusually good or bad.

  • 21% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 6.5% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 6.5% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.65% fail on Tell tale
    • 6.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.9% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 3.9% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest (8 times worse than other 1989 vans)
        • 1.3% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale' (8 times worse than other 1989 vans)
      • 0.65% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.65% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 3.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.0% fail on Rear lamps
      • 1.3% fail on Front lamps
    • 2.0% fail on Horn
    • 0.65% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.65% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.65% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.65% fail on Individual lamps
  • 16% fail on Brakes
    • 9.8% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 9.2% fail on Components
        • 4.6% fail on Pipes
        • 4.6% fail on Hoses
        • 0.65% fail on Servos
      • 0.65% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.65% fail on Leaks
    • 7.8% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.2% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.6% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.6% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.3% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.65% fail on Service brake performance
    • 1.3% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.65% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.65% fail on Cable
    • 0.65% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.65% fail on Components
        • 0.65% fail on Servos
  • 14% fail on Suspension
    • 8.5% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 7.8% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.65% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 2.0% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.65% fail on Condition
    • 2.0% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.65% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.65% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.65% fail on Linkage condition
    • 1.3% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.65% fail on Front
      • 0.65% fail on Rear
    • 0.65% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.65% fail on Condition
    • 0.65% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.65% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.65% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.65% fail on Universal joint
  • 9.2% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.2% fail on Wipers
    • 3.9% fail on Washers
  • 6.5% fail on Steering
    • 5.9% fail on Steering system
      • 4.6% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.65% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.65% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.65% fail on Steering control
      • 0.65% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.65% fail on Flexible coupling
    • 0.65% fail on Steering operation
  • 5.9% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 3.3% fail on Emissions
    • 1.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.65% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.65% fail on System
    • 0.65% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 2.6% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 2.6% fail on Registration plate
  • 2.0% fail on Tyres
    • 0.65% fail on Size/type
    • 0.65% fail on Condition
    • 0.65% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.3% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (82% better than other 1989 vans)
    • 0.65% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.65% fail on Chassis
    • 0.65% fail on Body condition
  • 0.65% fail on Towbars
    • 0.65% fail on Vehicle structure