Volkswagen Crafter MOT Results

Registered in 2011
62.9% pass rate
from 2,687 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 2011 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Crafter is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.7% fail on Front lamps
      • 2.5% fail on Rear lamps (54% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.33% fail on All position lamps
    • 6.7% fail on Registration plate lamp (31% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 5.8% fail on Headlamp aim (30% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 4.8% fail on Headlamps (71% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 4.8% fail on Headlamp (73% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 3.4% fail on Direction indicators (38% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 3.4% fail on Flashing type (38% worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 2.9% fail on Side repeaters (3 times worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.67% fail on Individual lamps (58% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.037% fail on All direction indicators
    • 3.3% fail on Stop lamp (42% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 2.8% fail on Horn (3 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 2.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 2.1% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.037% fail on Tell tale
    • 1.7% fail on Rear reflectors (6 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.30% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (160% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.19% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.074% fail on Battery
    • 0.037% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 15% fail on Brakes (46% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 10% fail on Brake performance (140% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 7.7% fail on Parking brake performance (190% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 3.6% fail on Rear wheels (100% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Front wheels (110% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.56% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.45% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.11% fail on Brake operation (6 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Parking brake (3 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 3.1% fail on Hub components (27% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Brake pads (35% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.93% fail on Brake discs
    • 2.2% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.8% fail on Components
        • 1.3% fail on Pipes
        • 0.45% fail on Hoses
        • 0.037% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.30% fail on Operation (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.074% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.074% fail on Leaks
    • 0.48% fail on ABS
    • 0.26% fail on Service brake control components (60% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.26% fail on Pedal (60% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.15% fail on Anti-slip (75% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.11% fail on Condition
    • 0.26% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.19% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.074% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.074% fail on Cable
  • 8.2% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.1% fail on Wipers (32% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Windscreen (58% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Washers (53% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.0% fail on Mirrors
  • 7.8% fail on Suspension (34% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Shock absorbers (180% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 3.0% fail on Condition (180% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.037% fail on Fitment
    • 1.8% fail on Anti-roll bars (52% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.97% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (62% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.86% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.30% fail on Attachment
    • 1.6% fail on Leaf springs (120% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Securing bolts (8 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.33% fail on Shackle bracket (13 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Condition
      • 0.037% fail on Anchor bracket
    • 0.97% fail on Suspension arms (48% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.97% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (46% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.97% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.19% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.19% fail on Condition
    • 0.15% fail on Wheel bearings (85% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Rear
      • 0.074% fail on Front (90% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.11% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.074% fail on Condition (8 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.037% fail on Attachment
    • 0.11% fail on Prescribed areas (4 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.074% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.037% fail on Spring mounting
    • 0.074% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.037% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.037% fail on Attachment
  • 4.9% fail on Tyres
    • 2.6% fail on Condition
    • 2.5% fail on Tread depth (28% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.11% fail on Size/type
  • 4.6% fail on Steering (50% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 4.4% fail on Steering system (61% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.56% fail on Free play (4 times worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.56% fail on Steering rack (4 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.52% fail on Steering arm (6 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.37% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.26% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.11% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.26% fail on Power steering
      • 0.15% fail on Operation
      • 0.074% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.074% fail on Other components
    • 0.037% fail on Steering operation
  • 2.0% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (110% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Body condition (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.30% fail on Doors
      • 0.19% fail on Emergency exits (14 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.074% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.037% fail on Drivers
    • 0.11% fail on Load security
      • 0.074% fail on Dropside (19 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.037% fail on Loading door
      • 0.037% fail on Hinged tailboard
    • 0.037% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.037% fail on Steps and stairs
      • 0.037% fail on Steps
    • 0.037% fail on Body security
  • 1.7% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (60% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (180% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (170% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Drivers airbag (3 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.22% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.19% fail on Condition
      • 0.037% fail on Attachment
  • 0.97% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.97% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.89% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.48% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.30% fail on System
      • 0.15% fail on Tank
      • 0.037% fail on Cap
    • 0.30% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.074% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.037% fail on Emissions
  • 0.074% fail on Towbars
    • 0.074% fail on Towbar
  • 0.037% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.037% fail on Condition
  • 0.037% fail on Driving Controls and Speed Limiters
    • 0.037% fail on Speed limiter