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Volkswagen LT35 MOT Results

Registered in 2004
48.5% pass rate
from 355 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 2004 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen LT35 is unusually good or bad.

  • 37% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (21% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 11% fail on Headlamps (190% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 11% fail on Headlamp (190% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Switch
    • 10% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.6% fail on Front lamps
      • 5.1% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.28% fail on All position lamps
    • 10% fail on Stop lamp
    • 8.7% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 8.5% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 7.9% fail on Rear fog lamp (150% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 7.6% fail on Fog lamp (140% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.85% fail on Tell tale (4 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Switch
    • 5.4% fail on Direction indicators
      • 5.4% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.7% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.7% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.28% fail on Tell tales
    • 2.5% fail on Battery
    • 2.0% fail on Horn
    • 0.85% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (4 times worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.56% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.56% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.56% fail on Lamp
    • 0.28% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.28% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 30% fail on Brakes (48% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 23% fail on Brake performance (98% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 19% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 8.7% fail on Rear wheels (59% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 3.1% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.8% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.85% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.28% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.28% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 12% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 10% fail on Components
        • 5.4% fail on Pipes
        • 4.5% fail on Valves (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 2.0% fail on Hoses
        • 0.28% fail on Servos
      • 1.7% fail on Operation (10 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.56% fail on Leaks
    • 6.2% fail on Parking brake (3 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 6.2% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 5.1% fail on Hub components
      • 3.4% fail on Brake pads
      • 2.0% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.28% fail on Brake back plates
    • 1.1% fail on ABS
    • 0.56% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.56% fail on Pedal
        • 0.56% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.28% fail on Restricted movement
  • 12% fail on Suspension (52% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 4.8% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 3.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.4% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (67% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.85% fail on Attachment
    • 3.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.3% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.1% fail on Prescribed areas (83% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.85% fail on Spring mounting (73% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Component mounting
    • 0.56% fail on Leaf springs
      • 0.56% fail on Condition
    • 0.56% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.56% fail on Front
    • 0.28% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.28% fail on Location
    • 0.28% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.28% fail on Condition
  • 11% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.2% fail on Wipers
    • 2.8% fail on Windscreen (140% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Washers
    • 0.28% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.28% fail on Mirrors
  • 10% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (62% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 7.6% fail on Exhaust system (94% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 2.3% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.1% fail on System
      • 0.85% fail on Cap
      • 0.28% fail on Tank
      • 0.28% fail on Hose
    • 1.1% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.56% fail on Emissions
  • 6.5% fail on Tyres
    • 3.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.28% fail on Size/type
  • 5.9% fail on Steering
    • 5.1% fail on Steering system
      • 3.4% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.1% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.56% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.56% fail on Other components
        • 0.28% fail on Steering pivot point
        • 0.28% fail on Steering component
      • 0.28% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.28% fail on Steering control
      • 0.28% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.28% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.28% fail on Power steering
      • 0.28% fail on Pump
  • 4.2% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.0% fail on Body condition
    • 1.4% fail on Doors
      • 0.85% fail on Drivers
      • 0.28% fail on Passenger entrance/exit doors (Class 5)
      • 0.28% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.56% fail on Seats
      • 0.56% fail on Passengers
    • 0.28% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.28% fail on Chassis
    • 0.28% fail on Load security
      • 0.28% fail on Loading door
    • 0.28% fail on Spare wheel
  • 2.0% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 2.0% fail on Registration plate
  • 1.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (79% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Seat belts (70% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
      • 0.28% fail on Requirements
  • 0.56% fail on Towbars
    • 0.56% fail on Towbar (6 times worse than other 2004 vans)