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Volkswagen Caravelle MOT Results

Registered in 1991
62.2% pass rate
from 74 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 1991 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Caravelle is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 8.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 6.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 4.1% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 4.1% fail on Horn
    • 2.7% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.4% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.4% fail on Hazard warning
      • 1.4% fail on Switch
    • 1.4% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
  • 16% fail on Suspension
    • 6.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.7% fail on Suspension arm (5 times worse than other 1991 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.4% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.4% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 6.8% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.4% fail on Springs
      • 1.4% fail on Coil springs
        • 1.4% fail on Coil spring
    • 1.4% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.4% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.4% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 1.4% fail on Other suspension component
      • 1.4% fail on Ball joint
  • 14% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 6.8% fail on Transmission
      • 6.8% fail on Drive shafts
        • 6.8% fail on Joints
    • 4.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 2.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 2.7% fail on Chassis
      • 2.7% fail on Chassis condition
    • 1.4% fail on Doors
      • 1.4% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 1.4% fail on Door condition
  • 12% fail on Brakes
    • 9.5% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.4% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 5.4% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 4.1% fail on Service brake performance
          • 2.7% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 2.7% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.7% fail on Rbt
          • 2.7% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.4% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 1.4% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 1.4% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.4% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.4% fail on Brake pads
  • 5.4% fail on Visibility
    • 2.7% fail on Wipers
    • 1.4% fail on Condition of glass
      • 1.4% fail on Windscreen
    • 1.4% fail on Washers
  • 5.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 5.4% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 4.1% fail on Spark ignition
        • 2.7% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 1.4% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 1.4% fail on Compression ignition
        • 1.4% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
  • 4.1% fail on Tyres
    • 2.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.4% fail on Size/type
  • 2.7% fail on Steering
    • 1.4% fail on Steering gear
      • 1.4% fail on Steering rack
    • 1.4% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.4% fail on Ball joint
  • 1.4% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.4% fail on Registration plates
  • 1.4% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.4% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.4% fail on Requirements