Volkswagen Crafter MOT Results

Registered in 2014
73.5% pass rate
from 5,303 tests in 2017
(9.4% worse than other 2014 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 2014 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Crafter is unusually good or bad.

  • 14% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim (26% better than other 2014 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Registration plate lamp (33% better than other 2014 vans)
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamps (55% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 3.1% fail on Headlamp (57% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 2.5% fail on Position lamps (25% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Rear lamps (130% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.72% fail on Front lamps (72% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on All position lamps (150% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Direction indicators (110% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Flashing type (110% worse than other 2014 vans)
        • 2.0% fail on Side repeaters (160% worse than other 2014 vans)
        • 0.38% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.11% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.6% fail on Stop lamp (35% better than other 2014 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Rear fog lamp (41% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Fog lamp (42% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.92% fail on Rear reflectors (3 times worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.19% fail on Horn
    • 0.17% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.13% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.057% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.038% fail on Outline marker lamps (10 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.038% fail on Front lamps (14 times worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.019% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.019% fail on Lamp
  • 8.9% fail on Brakes (69% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 4.8% fail on Brake performance (2 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 3.6% fail on Parking brake performance (3 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Rear wheels (160% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.43% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.34% fail on Brake imbalance (120% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.019% fail on Parking brake operation
      • 0.019% fail on Brake operation
    • 3.9% fail on Parking brake (6 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 3.9% fail on Condition (6 times worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 1.9% fail on Hub components (33% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Brake pads (39% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.49% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.038% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.019% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.41% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.23% fail on Components
        • 0.17% fail on Hoses
        • 0.038% fail on Pipes
        • 0.038% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.13% fail on Operation (5 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.038% fail on Leaks
      • 0.019% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 0.23% fail on ABS
    • 0.21% fail on Service brake control components (63% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Pedal (63% better than other 2014 vans)
        • 0.19% fail on Anti-slip (65% better than other 2014 vans)
        • 0.019% fail on Condition
    • 0.094% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.057% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.038% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.038% fail on Pivot (8 times worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.019% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.019% fail on Warning
  • 6.6% fail on Driver's view of the road (18% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Wipers
    • 1.8% fail on Windscreen (73% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Washers
    • 0.89% fail on Mirrors (83% worse than other 2014 vans)
  • 4.2% fail on Suspension (61% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 2.5% fail on Anti-roll bars (2 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (2 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (4 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.075% fail on Attachment
      • 0.038% fail on Linkage condition
    • 1.4% fail on Shock absorbers (140% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Condition (140% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.45% fail on Leaf springs (2 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.36% fail on Securing bolts (8 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.075% fail on Condition
      • 0.019% fail on Shackle bracket
    • 0.28% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.28% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.21% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.094% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.094% fail on Condition
    • 0.057% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.057% fail on Front
    • 0.038% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.038% fail on Condition
    • 0.038% fail on Drive shafts (87% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.038% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension (5 times worse than other 2014 vans)
        • 0.038% fail on Universal joint (22 times worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.019% fail on Panhard rods
      • 0.019% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 3.9% fail on Tyres
    • 2.3% fail on Condition
    • 1.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.057% fail on Size/type
  • 1.5% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (97% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Body condition (170% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.13% fail on Doors
      • 0.057% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.038% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.019% fail on Passenger entrance/exit doors (Class 5)
      • 0.019% fail on Emergency exits
      • 0.019% fail on Drivers
    • 0.075% fail on Spare wheel
    • 0.057% fail on Seats
      • 0.057% fail on Drivers
  • 0.81% fail on Steering (79% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.70% fail on Steering system (160% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.26% fail on Steering arm (10 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.094% fail on Free play (7 times worse than other 2014 vans)
        • 0.094% fail on Steering rack (7 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.075% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.075% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.075% fail on Power steering
      • 0.038% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.038% fail on Other components
    • 0.019% fail on Steering control
      • 0.019% fail on Steering column
    • 0.019% fail on Steering operation
  • 0.68% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.68% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.57% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.32% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.32% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
    • 0.30% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.26% fail on Condition
      • 0.019% fail on Requirements
      • 0.019% fail on Attachment
  • 0.41% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.23% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.15% fail on Cap
      • 0.057% fail on System
      • 0.019% fail on Pipe
    • 0.19% fail on Exhaust system
  • 0.075% fail on Driving Controls and Speed Limiters (13 times worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.075% fail on Speed limiter plate (14 times worse than other 2014 vans)
  • 0.057% fail on Towbars
    • 0.057% fail on Towbar
  • 0.038% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.038% fail on Condition