Volkswagen Caravelle MOT Results

Registered in 2013
80.5% pass rate
from 666 tests in 2020
(45% better than other 2013 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 2013 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Caravelle is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.8% fail on Tyres (26% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 4.1% fail on Condition (82% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 2.9% fail on Tread depth (14% better than other 2013 vans)
  • 4.5% fail on Suspension (49% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Springs (1.0% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Coil springs (24% worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 2.4% fail on Coil spring (24% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Suspension arms (48% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Pins and bushes (20% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.30% fail on Ball joint (76% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.45% fail on Anti-roll bars (84% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.15% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.15% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.30% fail on Shock absorbers (54% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.15% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.15% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 3.9% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (77% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (73% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.90% fail on Headlamp aim (73% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.90% fail on Headlamp aim (71% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.60% fail on Headlamps (79% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.60% fail on Headlamp (78% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.60% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (58% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.60% fail on Rear fog lamp (58% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.60% fail on Rear fog lamp (58% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.30% fail on Electrical equipment (53% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.15% fail on Horn
    • 0.15% fail on Stop lamp
  • 3.5% fail on Brakes (66% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Mechanical brake components (55% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Brake linings and pads (47% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 1.7% fail on Brake pads (46% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.15% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.75% fail on Brake performance (83% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.45% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (85% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.30% fail on Rbt (sp) (90% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.15% fail on Gradient tester (sp)
      • 0.15% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.15% fail on Rbt
          • 0.15% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.15% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.15% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.15% fail on Rbt
          • 0.15% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 0.30% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (57% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.15% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.15% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.15% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.15% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.15% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.15% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.15% fail on Other components
  • 3.5% fail on Visibility (46% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Wipers (40% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 1.7% fail on Washers (41% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.15% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.15% fail on Windscreen
  • 1.4% fail on Body, chassis, structure (69% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.45% fail on Exhaust system (19% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.15% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.15% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.15% fail on Carrier
    • 0.15% fail on Transmission
      • 0.15% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.15% fail on Joints
    • 0.15% fail on Body
      • 0.15% fail on Other body component
    • 0.15% fail on Doors
      • 0.15% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.15% fail on Door condition
    • 0.15% fail on Seats
      • 0.15% fail on Passenger's seat
  • 0.90% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (22% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.45% fail on Seat belts (23% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.45% fail on Condition (9.8% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.45% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (21% better than other 2013 vans)
  • 0.45% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (85% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.45% fail on Exhaust emissions (84% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.45% fail on Compression ignition (80% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.30% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (80% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.15% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
  • 0.30% fail on Identification of the vehicle (35% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.30% fail on Registration plates (34% better than other 2013 vans)
  • 0.30% fail on Steering (88% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.30% fail on Steering linkage components (86% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.30% fail on Track rod end (85% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.15% fail on Steering play
      • 0.15% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.15% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.15% fail on Condition