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Volkswagen LT35 MOT Results

Registered in 1998
48.5% pass rate
from 132 tests in 2017
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 1998 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen LT35 is unusually good or bad.

  • 34% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 12% fail on Position lamps (92% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 6.1% fail on Front lamps
      • 5.3% fail on Rear lamps
      • 1.5% fail on All position lamps (9 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 9.8% fail on Headlamps (120% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 9.8% fail on Headlamp (130% worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 7.6% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 6.8% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 6.1% fail on Battery
    • 5.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 5.3% fail on Fog lamp
    • 5.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 5.3% fail on Direction indicators
      • 5.3% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.0% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.5% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.76% fail on Tell tales
        • 0.76% fail on Switch
    • 3.8% fail on Horn
  • 29% fail on Brakes
    • 23% fail on Brake performance (86% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 17% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 8.3% fail on Rear wheels
      • 8.3% fail on Service brake performance (170% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 3.8% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.3% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 11% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 11% fail on Components
        • 6.8% fail on Valves (2 times worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 4.5% fail on Pipes
      • 0.76% fail on Leaks
    • 3.0% fail on Parking brake
      • 3.0% fail on Condition
    • 1.5% fail on Service brake control components
      • 1.5% fail on Pedal
        • 0.76% fail on Condition
        • 0.76% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.76% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.76% fail on Cable
    • 0.76% fail on Hub components
      • 0.76% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.76% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.76% fail on Restricted movement
  • 15% fail on Suspension
    • 7.6% fail on Anti-roll bars (130% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 3.8% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 2.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 2.3% fail on Attachment (5 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.76% fail on Linkage condition
    • 6.1% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 3.0% fail on Component mounting
      • 3.0% fail on Spring mounting
    • 2.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.5% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.5% fail on Rear
    • 1.5% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.76% fail on Leaf springs
      • 0.76% fail on Securing bolts
    • 0.76% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 11% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 6.8% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.0% fail on Emissions
    • 1.5% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.76% fail on Tank
      • 0.76% fail on Cap
  • 9.1% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.8% fail on Wipers
    • 1.5% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.76% fail on Washers
  • 6.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 3.0% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 3.0% fail on Chassis
    • 3.0% fail on Body condition
    • 0.76% fail on Doors
      • 0.76% fail on Drivers
      • 0.76% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.76% fail on Seats
      • 0.76% fail on Passengers
  • 5.3% fail on Steering
    • 5.3% fail on Steering system
      • 3.8% fail on Steering rack
      • 1.5% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.76% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.76% fail on Steering arm
  • 3.0% fail on Tyres
    • 1.5% fail on Condition
    • 1.5% fail on Tread depth
  • 3.0% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 3.0% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.5% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.76% fail on Condition
      • 0.76% fail on Attachment
  • 0.76% fail on Towbars
    • 0.76% fail on Vehicle structure
  • 0.76% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.76% fail on Attachment
  • 0.76% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.76% fail on Registration plate