Volkswagen Caravelle MOT Results

Registered in 1993
49.5% pass rate
from 107 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 1993 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Caravelle is unusually good or bad.

  • 29% fail on Suspension
    • 10% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 8.4% fail on Component mounting
      • 1.9% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 9.3% fail on Drive shafts
      • 9.3% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 9.3% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 3.7% fail on Coil springs
      • 3.7% fail on Condition
    • 3.7% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 3.7% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 3.7% fail on Condition
    • 2.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.8% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.8% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.9% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.93% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.93% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.93% fail on Front
  • 25% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 8.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 7.5% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.93% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.93% fail on Switch
    • 6.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.7% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.9% fail on Rear lamps
    • 5.6% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 4.7% fail on Horn
    • 3.7% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.9% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.9% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.9% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.9% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.9% fail on Individual lamps
    • 0.93% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 19% fail on Brakes
    • 16% fail on Brake performance
      • 11% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.8% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.8% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.8% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.93% fail on Brake operation
    • 7.5% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 6.5% fail on Components
        • 2.8% fail on Pipes
        • 2.8% fail on Valves
        • 0.93% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.93% fail on Operation
    • 0.93% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.93% fail on Cable
  • 13% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.7% fail on Bonnet (6 times worse than other 1993 vans)
    • 4.7% fail on Wipers
    • 3.7% fail on Washers
    • 1.9% fail on Windscreen
  • 12% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 4.7% fail on Exhaust system
    • 4.7% fail on Emissions
    • 2.8% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.93% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.93% fail on System
  • 10% fail on Tyres
    • 7.5% fail on Condition
    • 1.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.93% fail on Size/type
  • 9.3% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 4.7% fail on Body condition
    • 2.8% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 2.8% fail on Chassis
    • 1.9% fail on Doors
      • 1.9% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.93% fail on Seats
      • 0.93% fail on Passengers
  • 8.4% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 8.4% fail on Seat belts
      • 6.5% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.9% fail on Condition
      • 0.93% fail on Requirements
  • 7.5% fail on Steering
    • 5.6% fail on Steering system
      • 3.7% fail on Steering rack
      • 1.9% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.93% fail on Steering control
      • 0.93% fail on Steering column
    • 0.93% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.93% fail on Power steering
      • 0.93% fail on Operation
  • 1.9% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.9% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.93% fail on Towbars
    • 0.93% fail on Vehicle structure