Volkswagen Caravelle MOT Results

Registered in 1984
50.7% pass rate
from 302 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 1984 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Caravelle is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.9% fail on Headlamps
      • 7.0% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.99% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.99% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.33% fail on Switch
    • 7.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 6.3% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 5.0% fail on Horn
    • 4.0% fail on Direction indicators
      • 4.0% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.3% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.99% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.66% fail on Tell tales
        • 0.33% fail on Switch
    • 3.6% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 2.6% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.99% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.33% fail on Switch
    • 3.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.7% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.7% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.66% fail on Switch
    • 1.7% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.3% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.66% fail on Lamp
      • 0.66% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.33% fail on Switch
    • 0.66% fail on Battery
    • 0.33% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.33% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 23% fail on Suspension
    • 10% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 8.9% fail on Component mounting
      • 1.3% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 0.99% fail on Spring mounting
    • 4.6% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.3% fail on Linkage condition
      • 1.7% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.99% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.33% fail on Attachment
    • 4.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.3% fail on Condition
    • 4.3% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 2.3% fail on Coil springs
      • 2.3% fail on Condition
    • 2.0% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.99% fail on Front
      • 0.99% fail on Rear
    • 0.66% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.66% fail on Condition
    • 0.33% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
    • 0.33% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.33% fail on Condition
    • 0.33% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.33% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.33% fail on Drive shafts
  • 22% fail on Brakes
    • 16% fail on Brake performance
      • 7.6% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 5.6% fail on Front wheels
      • 4.6% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.7% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.66% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.33% fail on Brake operation
    • 7.6% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 6.3% fail on Components
        • 3.3% fail on Pipes
        • 3.0% fail on Hoses
        • 0.33% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.99% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.66% fail on Leaks
    • 0.99% fail on Hub components
      • 0.66% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.33% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.66% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.66% fail on Condition
    • 0.66% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.66% fail on Pedal
        • 0.66% fail on Condition
    • 0.33% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.33% fail on Cable
    • 0.33% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.33% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.33% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
  • 13% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 7.9% fail on Wipers
    • 6.3% fail on Washers
    • 0.66% fail on Windscreen
  • 9.6% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 6.0% fail on Emissions
    • 3.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.7% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.99% fail on Pipe
      • 0.33% fail on Hose
      • 0.33% fail on Cap
  • 7.9% fail on Steering
    • 7.9% fail on Steering system
      • 5.6% fail on Steering rack
      • 2.0% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.66% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.33% fail on Free play
        • 0.33% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.33% fail on Steering control
      • 0.33% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.33% fail on Steering operation
  • 6.6% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 3.6% fail on Body condition
    • 2.0% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 2.0% fail on Chassis
    • 0.66% fail on Doors
      • 0.33% fail on Drivers
      • 0.33% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.66% fail on Load security
      • 0.66% fail on Tailgate
    • 0.33% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.33% fail on Seats
      • 0.33% fail on Drivers
  • 3.6% fail on Tyres
    • 3.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.66% fail on Tread depth
  • 3.0% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 3.0% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.6% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.33% fail on Condition
  • 1.7% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.7% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.66% fail on Towbars
    • 0.66% fail on Vehicle structure