Volkswagen Caravelle MOT Results

Registered in 2010
70.4% pass rate
from 547 tests in 2017
(25% better than other 2010 vans)
Pass rate by mileage
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 2010 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Caravelle is unusually good or bad.

  • 13% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (46% better than other 2010 vans)
    • 7.7% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.9% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.3% fail on Position lamps (82% better than other 2010 vans)
      • 0.91% fail on Front lamps (84% better than other 2010 vans)
      • 0.37% fail on Rear lamps (80% better than other 2010 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.1% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.18% fail on Tell tale
    • 1.1% fail on Headlamps (63% better than other 2010 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp (62% better than other 2010 vans)
    • 0.73% fail on Stop lamp (88% better than other 2010 vans)
    • 0.37% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.18% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.18% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.18% fail on Side repeaters
  • 10% fail on Suspension
    • 6.6% fail on Coil springs (190% worse than other 2010 vans)
      • 6.6% fail on Condition (200% worse than other 2010 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.91% fail on Anti-roll bars (79% better than other 2010 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (81% better than other 2010 vans)
      • 0.37% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.91% fail on Drive shafts (68% better than other 2010 vans)
      • 0.91% fail on Front drive shafts (67% better than other 2010 vans)
        • 0.55% fail on Constant velocity joints (80% better than other 2010 vans)
        • 0.37% fail on Couplings (20 times worse than other 2010 vans)
    • 0.18% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.18% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 6.2% fail on Tyres
    • 3.5% fail on Condition
    • 2.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.18% fail on Valve stem
  • 3.5% fail on Driver's view of the road (58% better than other 2010 vans)
    • 2.2% fail on Wipers
    • 0.91% fail on Washers (70% better than other 2010 vans)
    • 0.37% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.18% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.18% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.1% fail on Brakes (74% better than other 2010 vans)
    • 0.91% fail on Brake performance (83% better than other 2010 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on Parking brake performance (84% better than other 2010 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.18% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.18% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.73% fail on Hub components (83% better than other 2010 vans)
      • 0.73% fail on Brake pads (79% better than other 2010 vans)
    • 0.55% fail on Hydraulic systems (80% better than other 2010 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on Components (78% better than other 2010 vans)
        • 0.55% fail on Hoses
    • 0.55% fail on ABS
    • 0.37% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.37% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.37% fail on Cable
    • 0.18% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.18% fail on Condition
    • 0.18% fail on Restricted movement
  • 1.3% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.18% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 1.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.91% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.91% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
    • 0.18% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.18% fail on Requirements
  • 1.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.91% fail on Doors
      • 0.55% fail on Drivers (5 times worse than other 2010 vans)
      • 0.37% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.18% fail on Spare wheel
  • 0.55% fail on Steering (85% better than other 2010 vans)
    • 0.55% fail on Steering system (83% better than other 2010 vans)
      • 0.37% fail on Track rod end (86% better than other 2010 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Free play
        • 0.18% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.37% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.37% fail on Attachment
  • 0.18% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.18% fail on Registration plate