Volkswagen LT35 MOT Results

Registered in 2001
48.3% pass rate
from 176 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 2001 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen LT35 is unusually good or bad.

  • 31% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 13% fail on Headlamps (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 13% fail on Headlamp (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 6.3% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 5.7% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.5% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 4.5% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 4.5% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 4.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.57% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 4.0% fail on Direction indicators
      • 4.0% fail on Flashing type
        • 4.0% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 1.1% fail on Side repeaters
    • 3.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.4% fail on Position lamp
    • 2.3% fail on Outline marker lamps (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Outline marker lamp (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 2.3% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.1% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 1.1% fail on Horn
    • 1.1% fail on Hazard warning
      • 1.1% fail on Switch
    • 1.1% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.57% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.57% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 27% fail on Brakes
    • 20% fail on Brake performance (60% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 16% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (190% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 16% fail on Rbt (sp) (200% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 4.5% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 4.5% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.7% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.7% fail on Rbt
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.57% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.7% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.7% fail on Rbt
          • 1.7% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.57% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 5.1% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.8% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.7% fail on Brake discs
        • 1.1% fail on Brake drums (17 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.57% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.57% fail on Cable
    • 4.0% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 2.8% fail on Parking brake control (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.8% fail on Lever (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 1.1% fail on Pedal
    • 1.1% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.57% fail on Servos
      • 0.57% fail on Master cylinder
    • 1.1% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 1.1% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 19% fail on Suspension
    • 8.5% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 5.1% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 4.0% fail on Pins and bushes (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (10 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.57% fail on Linkage
      • 0.57% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 3.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.3% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.57% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.57% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 2.8% fail on Springs
      • 1.7% fail on Leaf springs
        • 1.7% fail on Leaf spring
      • 1.1% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.3% fail on Shock absorbers
  • 14% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 3.4% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.4% fail on Body
      • 1.7% fail on Panel
      • 1.1% fail on Mounting fixings (11 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.57% fail on Other body component
    • 2.8% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.1% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 1.1% fail on System
      • 0.57% fail on Pipe
    • 2.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 2.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 2.3% fail on Doors
      • 2.3% fail on Front passenger's door (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 2.3% fail on Door condition (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.7% fail on Chassis
      • 1.7% fail on Chassis condition
    • 1.1% fail on Cabs
      • 1.1% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.57% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.57% fail on Towbar
      • 0.57% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.57% fail on Transmission
      • 0.57% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.57% fail on Bearing housing
  • 11% fail on Visibility
    • 5.7% fail on Washers
    • 2.8% fail on Wipers
    • 1.7% fail on View to rear
      • 1.7% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.57% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.57% fail on Bonnet
  • 9.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.8% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 4.5% fail on Compression ignition
        • 2.8% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 1.1% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.57% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 2.3% fail on Spark ignition
        • 1.7% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.57% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.57% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 2.3% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 2.3% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 5.7% fail on Steering
    • 4.5% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 4.0% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.57% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.57% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.57% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.57% fail on Power steering
      • 0.57% fail on Other components
    • 0.57% fail on Steering play
      • 0.57% fail on Steering rack
  • 2.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 2.3% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.3% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 2.3% fail on Tyres
    • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.57% fail on Size/type
    • 0.57% fail on Tread depth
  • 0.57% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.57% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.57% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.57% fail on Attachment