Volkswagen Crafter MOT Results

Registered in 2006
56.6% pass rate
from 562 tests in 2017
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 2006 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Crafter is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 8.0% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 6.4% fail on Direction indicators (87% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 6.4% fail on Flashing type (87% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 3.2% fail on Individual lamps
        • 2.8% fail on Side repeaters (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on All direction indicators (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 6.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.3% fail on Position lamps (38% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 3.0% fail on Front lamps (51% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 2.5% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.18% fail on Switch
    • 4.1% fail on Stop lamp (43% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 3.6% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 3.2% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.53% fail on Switch (12 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Tell tale
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.4% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.0% fail on Rear reflectors (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.18% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.18% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.18% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.18% fail on Switch
  • 25% fail on Brakes (35% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 20% fail on Brake performance (100% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 15% fail on Parking brake performance (160% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 6.4% fail on Rear wheels
      • 4.3% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.2% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.18% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.3% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 4.6% fail on Components
        • 3.4% fail on Pipes
        • 1.4% fail on Hoses
        • 0.18% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.71% fail on Operation (4 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.53% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 3.6% fail on Parking brake (190% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 3.6% fail on Condition (190% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 2.3% fail on Hub components
      • 2.0% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.71% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.6% fail on Electronic stability system (10 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on ABS
    • 0.53% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.53% fail on Cable
    • 0.53% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.36% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.36% fail on Pedal
        • 0.18% fail on Condition
        • 0.18% fail on Anti-slip
  • 11% fail on Suspension (47% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 4.6% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.1% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 2.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.36% fail on Attachment
    • 2.1% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.8% fail on Leaf springs
      • 0.89% fail on Securing bolts (9 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.36% fail on Condition
      • 0.36% fail on Spring saddle (22 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Spring slippers
      • 0.18% fail on Spring eye
      • 0.18% fail on Anchor bracket
    • 1.6% fail on Suspension arms (64% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (63% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.18% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.18% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.18% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.18% fail on Condition
    • 0.18% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.18% fail on Front
    • 0.18% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.18% fail on Spring mounting
    • 0.18% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.18% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.18% fail on Drive shafts
  • 9.3% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.5% fail on Wipers
    • 2.1% fail on Windscreen
    • 1.8% fail on Washers (56% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.53% fail on Mirrors
  • 7.8% fail on Steering
    • 7.3% fail on Steering system
      • 5.7% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.71% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.71% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.36% fail on Other components (5 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.36% fail on Steering pivot point (6 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Free play
        • 0.18% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.18% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.53% fail on Power steering
      • 0.36% fail on Operation
      • 0.18% fail on Other components
  • 5.0% fail on Tyres (38% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 2.8% fail on Condition
    • 2.1% fail on Tread depth (55% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.18% fail on Size/type
  • 3.7% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 3.6% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (150% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 3.2% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (150% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.36% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.71% fail on Seat belts (73% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.53% fail on Condition
      • 0.18% fail on Requirements
  • 3.4% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.2% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.2% fail on System (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Emissions
    • 0.89% fail on Exhaust system (70% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.36% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 2.3% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.6% fail on Body condition
    • 0.36% fail on Doors
      • 0.18% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.18% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.18% fail on Seats
      • 0.18% fail on Drivers
    • 0.18% fail on Spare wheel
  • 2.0% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 2.0% fail on Registration plate