Volkswagen Caravelle MOT Results

Registered in 2007
64.6% pass rate
from 531 tests in 2017
(24% better than other 2007 vans)
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 2007 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Caravelle is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 9.2% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 5.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.7% fail on Position lamps (45% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 4.0% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.94% fail on Rear lamps
    • 4.7% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.6% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.9% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.19% fail on Switch
    • 0.94% fail on Direction indicators (73% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.94% fail on Flashing type (73% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.75% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.19% fail on Individual lamps
    • 0.56% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 14% fail on Suspension (28% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 5.5% fail on Coil springs (170% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 5.5% fail on Condition (170% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 3.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 3.0% fail on Anti-roll bars (55% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (54% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.19% fail on Linkage condition
    • 1.5% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Drive shafts (62% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.94% fail on Constant velocity joints (67% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.19% fail on Couplings
    • 0.56% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.38% fail on Front
      • 0.19% fail on Rear
  • 6.4% fail on Brakes (63% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 3.2% fail on Brake performance (65% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Parking brake performance (64% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Rear wheels (73% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.75% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.19% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 2.1% fail on Hub components (52% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.38% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.19% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.5% fail on Hydraulic systems (73% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Components (74% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 1.1% fail on Pipes (73% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.19% fail on Hoses
      • 0.19% fail on Operation
    • 0.19% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.19% fail on Restricted movement
  • 5.6% fail on Tyres
    • 3.6% fail on Condition
    • 2.1% fail on Tread depth (52% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.19% fail on Valve stem
  • 4.7% fail on Driver's view of the road (53% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Washers
    • 2.3% fail on Wipers (56% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.19% fail on Windscreen
  • 2.3% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.1% fail on Doors (2 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Passengers other (3 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.94% fail on Drivers (4 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.19% fail on Body condition
  • 1.1% fail on Steering (80% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.56% fail on Steering system (89% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.38% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.19% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.38% fail on Steering control
      • 0.19% fail on Steering column
      • 0.19% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.19% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.19% fail on Power steering
      • 0.19% fail on Operation
  • 1.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (64% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.94% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.94% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
    • 0.19% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.19% fail on Condition
  • 0.75% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (83% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.19% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.19% fail on Emissions
    • 0.19% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.19% fail on Cap
    • 0.19% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.38% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.38% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.19% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.19% fail on Attachment