Volkswagen Caravelle MOT Results

Registered in 2009
68.5% pass rate
from 340 tests in 2017
(24% better than other 2009 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 2009 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Caravelle is unusually good or bad.

  • 19% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 10% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 6.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.4% fail on Stop lamp (64% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 2.1% fail on Position lamps (71% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Front lamps (63% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.5% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.88% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.88% fail on Fog lamp
  • 13% fail on Suspension
    • 8.8% fail on Coil springs (2 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 8.8% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.29% fail on Attachment
    • 1.8% fail on Anti-roll bars (64% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.59% fail on Linkage condition
    • 0.59% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.59% fail on Condition
    • 0.59% fail on Drive shafts (79% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.59% fail on Front drive shafts (79% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.59% fail on Constant velocity joints (78% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.29% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.29% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 6.5% fail on Tyres
    • 4.7% fail on Condition
    • 1.8% fail on Tread depth
  • 3.5% fail on Brakes (73% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on ABS
    • 1.2% fail on Hub components (71% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Brake pads
    • 0.88% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.88% fail on Cable
    • 0.59% fail on Hydraulic systems (83% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.59% fail on Components (82% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.29% fail on Pipes
        • 0.29% fail on Hoses
    • 0.59% fail on Brake performance (91% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.59% fail on Parking brake performance (87% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Brake imbalance
  • 2.1% fail on Driver's view of the road (76% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Wipers (73% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.88% fail on Washers (73% better than other 2009 vans)
  • 1.5% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.5% fail on Doors (2 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Drivers (8 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Passengers other
  • 1.5% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.5% fail on Registration plate
  • 1.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.59% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.59% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
    • 0.59% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.59% fail on Condition
  • 0.29% fail on Steering
    • 0.29% fail on Power steering
      • 0.29% fail on Operation