Volkswagen Caravelle MOT Results

Registered in 2016
83.9% pass rate
from 1,022 tests in 2020
(25% better than other 2016 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 2016 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Caravelle is unusually good or bad.

  • 5.2% fail on Tyres
    • 3.3% fail on Condition (57% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 1.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.098% fail on Size/type
  • 4.7% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (51% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.59% fail on Headlamps (62% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Headlamp (80% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (5 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.098% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.49% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.49% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.39% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.098% fail on Switch
    • 0.29% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.20% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.098% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.098% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.098% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.098% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.098% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.098% fail on Side repeaters
  • 2.4% fail on Suspension
    • 2.0% fail on Shock absorbers (2 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.29% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.29% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.098% fail on Springs
      • 0.098% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.098% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.098% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.098% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 2.1% fail on Brakes (59% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 1.9% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.7% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.7% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.39% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.39% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.098% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.098% fail on Cable
    • 0.20% fail on Brake performance (86% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.098% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 0.098% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
    • 0.098% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.098% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.098% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.098% fail on Electronic parking brake
    • 0.098% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 1.7% fail on Visibility (61% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.88% fail on Washers
    • 0.39% fail on Wipers (78% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.20% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.20% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.098% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.098% fail on View to rear
      • 0.098% fail on Indirect vision devices
  • 0.88% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.49% fail on Exhaust system (5 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.29% fail on Transmission
      • 0.29% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.29% fail on Joints
    • 0.098% fail on Body
      • 0.098% fail on Panel
  • 0.68% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.68% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.39% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.39% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.39% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.20% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.098% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.098% fail on Exhaust gas recirculation valve
        • 0.098% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
  • 0.20% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.098% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.098% fail on Condition
    • 0.098% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp