Volkswagen Crafter MOT Results

Registered in 2007
55.0% pass rate
from 2,577 tests in 2020
(6.1% better than other 2007 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 2007 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Crafter is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Brakes (42% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 21% fail on Brake performance (110% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 17% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (160% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 17% fail on Rbt (sp) (170% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.078% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
        • 0.039% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 5.0% fail on Service brake performance (56% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 4.8% fail on Rbt (52% worse than other 2007 vans)
          • 3.5% fail on Service brake performance (40% worse than other 2007 vans)
          • 1.9% fail on Service brake imbalance (110% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.19% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.16% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
          • 0.039% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.039% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.039% fail on Service brake performance
      • 3.5% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 3.4% fail on Rbt
          • 2.7% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.50% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.19% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (2 times worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on Decelerometer (5 times worse than other 2007 vans)
          • 0.12% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (7 times worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.078% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.039% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.039% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 1.3% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.85% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.66% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.039% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.039% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.16% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.7% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.9% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.7% fail on Brake discs
        • 0.31% fail on Brake drums (9 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Brake linings and pads (45% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 1.6% fail on Brake pads (47% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.58% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.31% fail on Cable
        • 0.12% fail on Lever
        • 0.12% fail on Linkage
        • 0.078% fail on Brake slack adjuster (12 times worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.039% fail on Clevis joint
    • 3.5% fail on Rigid brake pipes (24% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 2.7% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (84% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Electronic stability control (5 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.039% fail on Electronic braking system
    • 2.1% fail on Parking brake control (2 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Lever (2 times worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.74% fail on Flexible brake hoses (120% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.58% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.39% fail on Pedal
      • 0.19% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.23% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.12% fail on Other components (4 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.078% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings (6 times worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.039% fail on Other braking system component
    • 0.19% fail on Air and vacuum systems (5 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Servos (8 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.039% fail on Valves
    • 0.16% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.16% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.12% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.039% fail on Servos
      • 0.039% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.039% fail on Brake fluid
  • 20% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (15% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 4.5% fail on Direction indicators (46% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on Flashing type (46% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 2.6% fail on Side repeaters (190% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 2.0% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.19% fail on All direction indicators
    • 4.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.4% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.039% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim (26% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 3.0% fail on Headlamp aim (27% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.3% fail on Position lamp
    • 3.2% fail on Stop lamp (54% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (45% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 2.7% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 2.7% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 2.7% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.039% fail on Switch
    • 2.4% fail on Rear reflectors (4 times worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Outline marker lamps (2 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Outline marker lamp (2 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on All outline marker lamps
    • 0.54% fail on Electrical equipment (67% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.27% fail on Trailer electrical socket (170% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.16% fail on Horn (86% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.039% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.039% fail on Switch
    • 0.039% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.039% fail on Main beam tell-tale
  • 12% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (69% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 11% fail on Exhaust emissions (77% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 9.2% fail on Compression ignition (86% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 4.6% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (120% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 3.4% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (55% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.78% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.43% fail on Emission control equipment (8 times worse than other 2007 vans)
          • 0.39% fail on Particulate filter (19 times worse than other 2007 vans)
          • 0.039% fail on Exhaust gas recirculation valve
          • 0.039% fail on Other emission control equipment
        • 0.35% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (2 times worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.16% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.12% fail on Pre 01/01/1980 visual (18 times worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.078% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 2.6% fail on Spark ignition (61% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 2.5% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (75% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.039% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.039% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 1.1% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.93% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.12% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.039% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.039% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
  • 11% fail on Suspension (39% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 5.0% fail on Anti-roll bars (34% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.5% fail on Pins and bushes (110% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (170% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.74% fail on Linkage ball joints (70% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Linkage
      • 0.16% fail on Ball joint (77% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.039% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
    • 3.4% fail on Shock absorbers (150% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 2.8% fail on Suspension arms (55% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.5% fail on Ball joint (29% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Ball joint dust cover (81% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Springs (68% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Leaf springs
        • 0.62% fail on Fixings and fixing bolts (6 times worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on Anchor bracket
        • 0.12% fail on Spring saddle (4 times worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.078% fail on Leaf spring (92% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.039% fail on Shackle bracket
        • 0.039% fail on Shackle pins and bushes
      • 0.12% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.039% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.039% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.58% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.50% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.039% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.039% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.50% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (80% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.19% fail on Axles
      • 0.19% fail on Axle (5 times worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.19% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.16% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.039% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.039% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.039% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.039% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.039% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.039% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.039% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.039% fail on Suspension unit
  • 9.0% fail on Steering (44% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 7.5% fail on Steering linkage components (58% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 6.6% fail on Track rod end (52% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.58% fail on Ball joint (120% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Drag link end (2 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Steering arm (3 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Other components (4 times worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on Steering linkage (7 times worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.93% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.93% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.58% fail on Steering play (190% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.58% fail on Steering rack (2 times worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.39% fail on Power steering
      • 0.27% fail on Operation
      • 0.078% fail on Other components
      • 0.039% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.039% fail on Steering coupling
      • 0.039% fail on Flexible coupling
  • 7.5% fail on Visibility (22% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 3.6% fail on Wipers
    • 3.0% fail on Washers (31% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 1.0% fail on View to rear
      • 1.0% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.66% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.66% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.039% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.039% fail on Bonnet
  • 6.2% fail on Body, chassis, structure (38% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.0% fail on Body (2 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Other body component (2 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.50% fail on Panel (180% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Transmission (69% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.74% fail on Prop shaft (110% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.31% fail on Joints
        • 0.16% fail on Flexible couplings
        • 0.12% fail on Bearing housing
    • 0.43% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.23% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.078% fail on Pipe
      • 0.078% fail on System
      • 0.039% fail on Hose
    • 0.23% fail on Integral vehicle structure (79% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (78% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.23% fail on Chassis (73% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Chassis condition (73% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.23% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.23% fail on Doors
      • 0.19% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.16% fail on Door condition
        • 0.039% fail on Catch
      • 0.039% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.039% fail on Door condition
    • 0.23% fail on Seats
      • 0.19% fail on Passenger's seat
      • 0.039% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.078% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.078% fail on Carrier
    • 0.078% fail on Cabs
      • 0.078% fail on Steps
    • 0.039% fail on Towbar
      • 0.039% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.039% fail on Load security
      • 0.039% fail on Loading door
    • 0.039% fail on Floor
  • 4.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 3.5% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (120% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.93% fail on Seat belts (59% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.81% fail on Condition
      • 0.039% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.039% fail on Attachment
      • 0.039% fail on Requirements
    • 0.23% fail on Airbags (2 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.078% fail on Passengers airbag (14 times worse than other 2007 vans)
  • 4.5% fail on Tyres (32% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Condition
    • 2.2% fail on Tread depth (47% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.12% fail on Size/type
  • 0.89% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.89% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.19% fail on Buses and coaches supplementary tests (3 times worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.12% fail on Passenger grab handles (20 times worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.078% fail on Doors
      • 0.039% fail on Emergency exits
      • 0.039% fail on Passenger entrance/exit doors
    • 0.039% fail on Steps and stairs
      • 0.039% fail on Retractable steps
  • 0.078% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.078% fail on Speedometer
  • 0.078% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.078% fail on Attachment