Volkswagen Caravelle MOT Results

Registered in 2011
74.5% pass rate
from 573 tests in 2017
(32% better than other 2011 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 2011 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Caravelle is unusually good or bad.

  • 10% fail on Suspension
    • 6.8% fail on Coil springs (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 6.8% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Anti-roll bars (59% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.35% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.17% fail on Attachment
    • 0.87% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.70% fail on Front drive shafts (71% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.70% fail on Constant velocity joints (70% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.17% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.52% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.52% fail on Condition
    • 0.35% fail on Suspension arms (81% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.35% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (81% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.17% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.17% fail on Rear
    • 0.17% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 9.2% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (60% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 4.9% fail on Registration plate lamp (50% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.9% fail on Headlamp aim (57% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.87% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.87% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.70% fail on Position lamps (90% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.52% fail on Front lamps (91% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.70% fail on Headlamps (75% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.70% fail on Headlamp (75% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.52% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.17% fail on Battery
    • 0.17% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.17% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.17% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.17% fail on Side repeaters
  • 5.6% fail on Tyres
    • 3.7% fail on Condition
    • 2.4% fail on Tread depth
  • 3.3% fail on Driver's view of the road (57% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Wipers (64% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Washers
    • 0.52% fail on Windscreen
  • 1.4% fail on Brakes (86% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.70% fail on Hub components (83% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.70% fail on Brake pads (80% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.52% fail on Brake performance (88% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.52% fail on Front wheels
    • 0.17% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.17% fail on Components
        • 0.17% fail on Pipes
  • 0.70% fail on Steering (77% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.52% fail on Steering system (81% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.35% fail on Track rod end (85% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.17% fail on Steering operation
  • 0.70% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.70% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.52% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.35% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.35% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
    • 0.17% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.17% fail on Condition
  • 0.35% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.35% fail on Doors
      • 0.17% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.17% fail on Passengers other
  • 0.17% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.17% fail on Attachment