Volkswagen Crafter MOT Results

Registered in 2009
60.1% pass rate
from 1,813 tests in 2017
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 2009 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Crafter is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.0% fail on Registration plate lamp (32% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 6.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.2% fail on Front lamps
      • 2.9% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.22% fail on All position lamps
    • 5.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.5% fail on Headlamps (50% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on Headlamp (50% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.055% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.055% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 4.3% fail on Direction indicators (62% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 4.3% fail on Flashing type (62% worse than other 2009 vans)
        • 2.9% fail on Side repeaters (2 times worse than other 2009 vans)
        • 1.7% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.11% fail on All direction indicators
    • 3.1% fail on Stop lamp (53% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 2.4% fail on Fog lamp
    • 1.7% fail on Rear reflectors (4 times worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.44% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (2 times worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.33% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.33% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.28% fail on Horn (66% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.11% fail on Outline marker lamps (8 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on All outline markers (25 times worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.055% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.055% fail on Switch
  • 21% fail on Brakes (63% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 17% fail on Brake performance (160% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 15% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 5.8% fail on Rear wheels (100% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 2.2% fail on Front wheels (84% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Brake imbalance (170% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.66% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.11% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.055% fail on Brake operation
    • 4.1% fail on Parking brake (3 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 4.1% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.055% fail on Fitment
    • 4.0% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 3.9% fail on Components
        • 3.3% fail on Pipes
        • 0.72% fail on Hoses
      • 0.17% fail on Operation
    • 3.1% fail on Hub components
      • 2.1% fail on Brake pads (36% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.11% fail on Brake back plates (6 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.55% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.44% fail on Cable
      • 0.055% fail on Linkage
      • 0.055% fail on Pivot
    • 0.55% fail on ABS
    • 0.33% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.28% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.17% fail on Service brake control components (73% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Pedal (73% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.17% fail on Condition
    • 0.055% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.055% fail on Components
        • 0.055% fail on Reservoirs
  • 10% fail on Suspension (32% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 4.9% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.8% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (120% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.39% fail on Attachment
    • 1.9% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.9% fail on Condition
    • 1.8% fail on Leaf springs
      • 1.0% fail on Securing bolts (7 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Anchor bracket (7 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Spring saddle (9 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Condition (84% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Pins and bushes
        • 0.055% fail on Shackle
        • 0.055% fail on Anchor
      • 0.055% fail on Spring slippers
      • 0.055% fail on Shackle bracket
    • 1.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.8% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.5% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.17% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.17% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.11% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.11% fail on Condition
    • 0.11% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.055% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.055% fail on Spring mounting
    • 0.055% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.055% fail on Condition
    • 0.055% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.055% fail on Front
  • 8.2% fail on Steering (120% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 7.7% fail on Steering system (140% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 5.3% fail on Track rod end (100% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.83% fail on Steering arm (6 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.77% fail on Steering rack (190% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.61% fail on Free play (4 times worse than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.61% fail on Steering rack (4 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.50% fail on Ball joint (150% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.11% fail on Other components
        • 0.11% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.66% fail on Power steering
      • 0.33% fail on Operation
      • 0.17% fail on Other components
      • 0.055% fail on Drive system
      • 0.055% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.055% fail on Pump
    • 0.055% fail on Steering operation
  • 7.8% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.2% fail on Wipers
    • 2.1% fail on Washers (36% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.66% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.055% fail on Bonnet
  • 5.1% fail on Tyres
    • 2.8% fail on Condition
    • 2.3% fail on Tread depth (40% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.11% fail on Size/type
  • 1.9% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.4% fail on Body condition (150% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.11% fail on Doors
      • 0.055% fail on Drivers
      • 0.055% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.11% fail on Seats
      • 0.11% fail on Passengers
    • 0.11% fail on Spare wheel
    • 0.055% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.055% fail on Chassis
    • 0.055% fail on Body security
  • 1.7% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.2% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 1.0% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.11% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.61% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.44% fail on Condition
      • 0.11% fail on Requirements
      • 0.11% fail on Attachment
  • 1.5% fail on Registration plates and VIN (73% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Registration plate (74% worse than other 2009 vans)
  • 1.2% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (49% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.99% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.22% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.17% fail on Fuel system (76% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on System
      • 0.055% fail on Tank
  • 0.11% fail on Towbars
    • 0.11% fail on Towbar
  • 0.055% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.055% fail on Attachment