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Volkswagen Caravelle MOT Results

Registered in 2013
80.2% pass rate
from 716 tests in 2020
(44% 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.

  • 5.9% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (68% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (66% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamp aim (49% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.70% fail on Headlamps (76% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.42% fail on Headlamp (85% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.14% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.42% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.42% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.42% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.28% fail on Stop lamp (95% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.28% fail on Direction indicators (86% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Flashing type (86% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.28% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.28% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.14% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.14% fail on Horn
    • 0.14% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.14% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.14% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.14% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.14% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 4.6% fail on Suspension (37% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 2.2% fail on Springs
      • 2.2% fail on Coil springs
        • 2.2% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.98% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.98% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.84% fail on Anti-roll bars (62% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.42% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.14% fail on Linkage
      • 0.14% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.14% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
    • 0.28% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.28% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (25 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.14% fail on Macpherson strut
  • 3.9% fail on Tyres
    • 2.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.14% fail on Size/type
  • 3.2% fail on Visibility (49% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 1.7% fail on Washers
    • 0.98% fail on Wipers (65% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.28% fail on View to rear
      • 0.28% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.14% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.14% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.14% fail on Windscreen
  • 2.2% fail on Brakes (76% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Mechanical brake components (66% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Brake linings and pads (62% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 1.3% fail on Brake pads (62% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.14% fail on Cable
    • 0.56% fail on Brake performance (86% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.56% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (77% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.56% fail on Rbt (sp) (77% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.14% fail on Rbt
          • 0.14% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 0.28% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.28% fail on Electronic parking brake (82 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.14% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.14% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.14% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 0.56% fail on Body, chassis, structure (84% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.14% fail on Transmission
      • 0.14% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.14% fail on Joints
    • 0.14% fail on Doors
      • 0.14% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.14% fail on Door condition
    • 0.14% fail on Seats
      • 0.14% fail on Driver's seat
  • 0.56% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (80% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.56% fail on Exhaust emissions (78% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.56% fail on Compression ignition (72% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.56% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.56% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.42% fail on Attachment
    • 0.14% fail on Condition
  • 0.28% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.28% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp