Volkswagen LT35 MOT Results

Registered in 1999
48.9% pass rate
from 133 tests in 2020
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 1999 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen LT35 is unusually good or bad.

  • 29% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 14% fail on Headlamps (200% worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 11% fail on Headlamp (170% worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Headlamp levelling device (4 times worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 9.0% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.5% fail on Position lamp
    • 4.5% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 2.3% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 2.3% fail on Horn
    • 3.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.3% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 1.5% fail on Side repeaters
    • 3.8% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 3.8% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 3.8% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 3.0% fail on Outline marker lamps (6 times worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Outline marker lamp (4 times worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on All outline marker lamps (28 times worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 0.75% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.75% fail on Switch
    • 0.75% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
  • 23% fail on Brakes
    • 20% fail on Brake performance (86% worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 15% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (2 times worse than other 1999 vans)
        • 15% fail on Rbt (sp) (2 times worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 8.3% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 8.3% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 7.5% fail on Service brake performance (190% worse than other 1999 vans)
          • 0.75% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.5% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.5% fail on Rbt
          • 1.5% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.5% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.5% fail on Rbt
          • 1.5% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 4.5% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 3.8% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.3% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.75% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.75% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.75% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.75% fail on Lever
    • 1.5% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 1.5% fail on Pedal
    • 1.5% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.75% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.75% fail on Servos
  • 17% fail on Suspension
    • 7.5% fail on Anti-roll bars (170% worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 3.8% fail on Pins and bushes (3 times worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 3.0% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (31 times worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 5.3% fail on Springs
      • 3.0% fail on Leaf springs (2 times worse than other 1999 vans)
        • 3.0% fail on Leaf spring (8 times worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 4.5% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 3.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.0% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.75% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.75% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.75% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.75% fail on Other suspension component
  • 11% fail on Visibility
    • 5.3% fail on Wipers
    • 3.8% fail on Washers
    • 3.0% fail on View to rear (4 times worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 3.0% fail on Mirrors (4 times worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 0.75% fail on Driver's view
  • 8.3% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 3.8% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.3% fail on Body
      • 1.5% fail on Other body component
      • 0.75% fail on Panel
    • 1.5% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.75% fail on Pipe
      • 0.75% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.75% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.75% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.75% fail on Chassis
      • 0.75% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.75% fail on Doors
      • 0.75% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.75% fail on Door condition
    • 0.75% fail on Seats
      • 0.75% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.75% fail on Passenger's seat
  • 7.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 4.5% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 4.5% fail on Compression ignition
        • 3.8% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.75% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
        • 0.75% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 3.8% fail on Fluid leaks (2 times worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 3.8% fail on Engine oil leaks (3 times worse than other 1999 vans)
  • 6.0% fail on Steering
    • 2.3% fail on Steering gear
      • 2.3% fail on Steering rack
    • 1.5% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.5% fail on Track rod end
    • 1.5% fail on Power steering
      • 1.5% fail on Other components (6 times worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 0.75% fail on Steering coupling
      • 0.75% fail on Universal joint
  • 4.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 3.8% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.0% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.75% fail on Condition
    • 0.75% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 4.5% fail on Tyres
    • 3.0% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.3% fail on Condition
  • 0.75% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.75% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.75% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.75% fail on Speedometer