Volkswagen Camper MOT Results

Registered in 1989
64.0% pass rate
from 178 tests in 2020
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.

  • 12% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (43% better than other 1989 vans)
    • 3.9% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.9% fail on Headlamp
    • 3.4% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 3.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 3.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.56% fail on Switch
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.2% fail on Position lamp
    • 2.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.7% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.56% fail on All direction indicators
    • 2.2% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 2.2% fail on Horn
    • 1.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.56% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.56% fail on Switch
    • 0.56% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.56% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.56% fail on Main beam tell-tale
  • 12% fail on Suspension
    • 6.2% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 3.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.1% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.56% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.56% fail on Ball joint
    • 2.2% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 2.2% fail on Springs
      • 2.2% fail on Coil springs (2 times worse than other 1989 vans)
        • 2.2% fail on Coil spring (2 times worse than other 1989 vans)
    • 0.56% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.56% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 12% fail on Brakes
    • 6.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.8% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.8% fail on Rbt
          • 1.7% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 2.8% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 2.8% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.7% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.56% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.9% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 1.7% fail on Parking brake control
      • 1.7% fail on Lever
    • 1.1% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.1% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.1% fail on Brake pads
    • 0.56% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.56% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.56% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.56% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.56% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
  • 11% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 4.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.2% fail on Chassis
      • 2.2% fail on Chassis condition
    • 2.2% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.1% fail on Pipe
      • 1.1% fail on System
    • 1.7% fail on Transmission
      • 1.7% fail on Drive shafts
        • 1.7% fail on Joints
    • 0.56% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.56% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.56% fail on Seats
      • 0.56% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.56% fail on Cabs
      • 0.56% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 6.2% fail on Steering
    • 3.4% fail on Steering gear
      • 3.4% fail on Steering rack
    • 2.2% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.7% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.56% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.56% fail on Steering coupling
      • 0.56% fail on Flexible coupling
  • 6.2% fail on Visibility
    • 3.9% fail on Wipers
    • 2.8% fail on Washers
  • 3.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 2.2% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 1.7% fail on Spark ignition
        • 1.1% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.56% fail on Catalyst emissions
      • 0.56% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.56% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
    • 1.7% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 1.1% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.56% fail on Other leaks
  • 2.8% fail on Tyres
    • 1.7% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.7% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.7% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.7% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.56% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.56% fail on Registration plates