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Volkswagen Caravelle MOT Results

Registered in 1989
59.8% pass rate
from 234 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 Caravelle is unusually good or bad.

  • 15% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 2.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.6% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.6% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.7% fail on Horn
      • 0.85% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.1% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 2.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 2.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 1.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.3% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.43% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.3% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 1.3% fail on Main beam tell-tale
    • 0.85% fail on Direction indicators (80% better than other 1989 vans)
      • 0.85% fail on Flashing type (80% better than other 1989 vans)
        • 0.85% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.43% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.43% fail on Switch
  • 12% fail on Brakes
    • 6.4% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.6% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.6% fail on Rbt
          • 2.1% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.85% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 2.1% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 2.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 2.1% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.85% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 2.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.85% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.85% fail on Rbt
          • 0.85% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.43% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.8% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 1.3% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 1.3% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.3% fail on Brake discs
  • 9.8% fail on Suspension
    • 4.3% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 3.4% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.3% fail on Springs
      • 1.3% fail on Coil springs
        • 1.3% fail on Coil spring
    • 1.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.85% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.43% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.43% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.43% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
  • 7.7% fail on Visibility
    • 4.7% fail on Wipers
    • 3.8% fail on Washers
  • 7.7% fail on Body, chassis, structure (49% better than other 1989 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 2.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.7% fail on Body
      • 0.85% fail on Panel
      • 0.43% fail on Body condition
      • 0.43% fail on Other body component
    • 0.85% fail on Chassis
      • 0.85% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.85% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.43% fail on Towbar
      • 0.43% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.43% fail on Transmission
      • 0.43% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.43% fail on Joints
    • 0.43% fail on Doors
      • 0.43% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.43% fail on Hinge
    • 0.43% fail on Cabs
      • 0.43% fail on Steps
  • 6.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.4% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 5.6% fail on Spark ignition
        • 5.6% fail on Non catalyst emissions
      • 0.85% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.43% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.43% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
  • 3.4% fail on Steering
    • 2.1% fail on Steering gear
      • 2.1% fail on Steering rack
    • 1.7% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.3% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.43% fail on Drag link end
  • 3.4% fail on Tyres
    • 2.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.3% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.3% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.3% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.43% fail on Requirements