Volkswagen Crafter MOT Results

Registered in 2013
66.7% pass rate
from 3,875 tests in 2017
(12% worse than other 2013 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 2013 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Crafter is unusually good or bad.

  • 19% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 5.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.9% fail on Front lamps (26% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Rear lamps (47% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on All position lamps
    • 5.3% fail on Registration plate lamp (37% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 4.8% fail on Headlamps (96% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 4.7% fail on Headlamp (98% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.026% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.026% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.026% fail on Switch
    • 4.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.7% fail on Stop lamp (41% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Direction indicators (52% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Flashing type (52% worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 2.0% fail on Side repeaters (2 times worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.28% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.28% fail on Individual lamps (65% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Rear fog lamp (51% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Fog lamp (53% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Rear reflectors (6 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.39% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (2 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.18% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.18% fail on Horn
    • 0.077% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.052% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.052% fail on Lamp
    • 0.026% fail on Battery
  • 12% fail on Brakes (72% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 6.7% fail on Brake performance (190% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 4.9% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Rear wheels (170% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.75% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.34% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.31% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.026% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.5% fail on Parking brake (5 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 3.5% fail on Condition (5 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Hub components (29% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Brake pads (46% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.85% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.10% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.052% fail on Brake linings
    • 1.1% fail on ABS (3 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.95% fail on Hydraulic systems (82% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.75% fail on Components (86% worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.41% fail on Pipes (130% worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.26% fail on Hoses
        • 0.077% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.13% fail on Operation
      • 0.052% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.026% fail on Leaks
    • 0.34% fail on Electronic stability system (3 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.26% fail on Service brake control components (58% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.26% fail on Pedal (58% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.23% fail on Anti-slip (60% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.026% fail on Condition
    • 0.10% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.077% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.052% fail on Pivot (17 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.026% fail on Linkage
  • 8.8% fail on Driver's view of the road (34% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 5.5% fail on Wipers (63% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 1.7% fail on Windscreen (84% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Washers (27% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.83% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.026% fail on Drivers view
    • 0.026% fail on Glazing
      • 0.026% fail on Glazing/screen/partition
  • 5.9% fail on Suspension (18% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 2.1% fail on Shock absorbers (200% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Condition (200% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 1.9% fail on Anti-roll bars (63% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (56% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.67% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (87% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.052% fail on Attachment
      • 0.026% fail on Condition
    • 0.85% fail on Leaf springs (170% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.59% fail on Securing bolts (5 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Anchor bracket (6 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.077% fail on Shackle bracket (6 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.052% fail on Spring saddle (8 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.75% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.75% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.46% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.31% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.31% fail on Condition
    • 0.10% fail on Wheel bearings (77% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Front (71% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.052% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.052% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.026% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.026% fail on Suspension unit
  • 4.5% fail on Tyres
    • 2.5% fail on Condition
    • 2.0% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.15% fail on Size/type
  • 1.9% fail on Steering (120% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Steering system (200% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.65% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.41% fail on Steering arm (7 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.39% fail on Free play (10 times worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.39% fail on Steering rack (10 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.26% fail on Ball joint (3 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.077% fail on Drag link end (5 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.052% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.10% fail on Power steering
      • 0.052% fail on Operation
      • 0.026% fail on Pump
      • 0.026% fail on Rams
    • 0.026% fail on Steering control
      • 0.026% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.026% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.026% fail on Steering operation
  • 1.3% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (78% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.95% fail on Body condition (140% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.21% fail on Doors
      • 0.10% fail on Emergency exits
      • 0.077% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.026% fail on Drivers
    • 0.077% fail on Steps and stairs (13 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.077% fail on Retractable steps (17 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.052% fail on Seats
      • 0.026% fail on Passengers
      • 0.026% fail on Drivers
    • 0.052% fail on Spare wheel
    • 0.026% fail on Load security
      • 0.026% fail on Tailgate
  • 0.77% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.75% fail on Registration plate
    • 0.026% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.75% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.39% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.36% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.026% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.36% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.21% fail on Condition
      • 0.10% fail on Attachment
      • 0.052% fail on Requirements
  • 0.46% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.31% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.15% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.077% fail on Tank
      • 0.052% fail on System
      • 0.026% fail on Cap
    • 0.026% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.077% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.052% fail on Condition
    • 0.026% fail on Attachment