Volkswagen LT35 MOT Results

Registered in 2001
50.3% pass rate
from 191 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 2001 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen LT35 is unusually good or bad.

  • 32% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 14% fail on Headlamps (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 14% fail on Headlamp (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.52% fail on Dipswitch
    • 7.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.7% fail on Front lamps
      • 3.1% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.52% fail on All position lamps
    • 7.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 6.8% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 6.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 6.3% fail on Fog lamp
    • 5.8% fail on Battery (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 4.7% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 4.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.7% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.52% fail on All direction indicators
    • 2.6% fail on Horn
    • 1.0% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.52% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.52% fail on Lamp
  • 29% fail on Brakes
    • 19% fail on Brake performance
      • 15% fail on Parking brake performance (150% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 5.8% fail on Rear wheels
      • 5.2% fail on Service brake performance
      • 3.1% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.52% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 14% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 13% fail on Components
        • 6.8% fail on Pipes
        • 6.3% fail on Valves
        • 2.1% fail on Hoses
      • 0.52% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.52% fail on Operation
    • 6.3% fail on Parking brake (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 6.3% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 3.7% fail on ABS (14 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 2.1% fail on Hub components
      • 1.0% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.52% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.52% fail on Brake back plates
    • 1.0% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.52% fail on Linkage
      • 0.52% fail on Cable
    • 0.52% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.52% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
  • 18% fail on Suspension
    • 6.3% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 3.7% fail on Component mounting
      • 3.1% fail on Spring mounting
    • 5.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 5.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 4.7% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.6% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.6% fail on Attachment (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.6% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.6% fail on Front
    • 1.0% fail on Leaf springs
      • 0.52% fail on Condition
      • 0.52% fail on Shackle bracket
    • 1.0% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.52% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.52% fail on Condition
  • 15% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (87% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 10% fail on Exhaust system (110% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 3.1% fail on Emissions
    • 2.1% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.6% fail on Cap
      • 0.52% fail on Tank
    • 1.0% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 12% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.8% fail on Wipers
    • 3.1% fail on Washers
    • 2.6% fail on Mirrors
    • 1.0% fail on Windscreen
  • 7.9% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 4.7% fail on Body condition
    • 1.6% fail on Doors
      • 1.0% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.52% fail on Drivers
    • 1.0% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 1.0% fail on Chassis
    • 1.0% fail on Seats
      • 0.52% fail on Passengers
      • 0.52% fail on Drivers
  • 5.2% fail on Steering
    • 4.7% fail on Steering system
      • 2.1% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.0% fail on Free play
        • 1.0% fail on Steering rack (5 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.52% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.0% fail on Power steering
      • 1.0% fail on Operation
    • 0.52% fail on Steering control
      • 0.52% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.52% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.52% fail on Steering operation
  • 3.1% fail on Tyres
    • 2.6% fail on Condition
    • 0.52% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.6% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.6% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.6% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 1.0% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.0% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.52% fail on Towbars
    • 0.52% fail on Vehicle structure