Volkswagen LT35 MOT Results

Registered in 2005
47.5% pass rate
from 337 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 2005 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen LT35 is unusually good or bad.

  • 36% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 14% fail on Headlamps (2 times worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 14% fail on Headlamp (2 times worse than other 2005 vans)
    • 9.2% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 8.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.5% fail on Rear lamps (140% worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Front lamps (56% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.59% fail on All position lamps
    • 8.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 8.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 6.8% fail on Rear fog lamp (120% worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 6.5% fail on Fog lamp (120% worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.30% fail on Switch
    • 5.3% fail on Direction indicators
      • 5.3% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.9% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.5% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.59% fail on Switch (7 times worse than other 2005 vans)
        • 0.30% fail on All direction indicators
    • 2.7% fail on Horn
    • 0.59% fail on Battery
    • 0.59% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.59% fail on Switch
      • 0.30% fail on Lamp
    • 0.30% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 35% fail on Brakes (83% worse than other 2005 vans)
    • 26% fail on Brake performance (150% worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 21% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 9.2% fail on Rear wheels (84% worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 5.6% fail on Service brake performance (3 times worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 3.6% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.89% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 15% fail on Hydraulic systems (100% worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 15% fail on Components (110% worse than other 2005 vans)
        • 6.8% fail on Valves (5 times worse than other 2005 vans)
        • 6.2% fail on Pipes
        • 3.3% fail on Hoses (2 times worse than other 2005 vans)
        • 0.30% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.30% fail on Servos
      • 0.30% fail on Operation
    • 6.8% fail on Parking brake (4 times worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 6.8% fail on Condition (4 times worse than other 2005 vans)
    • 5.6% fail on Hub components
      • 3.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 2.4% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.30% fail on Brake drums
    • 1.2% fail on Service brake control components
      • 1.2% fail on Pedal
        • 0.89% fail on Condition (6 times worse than other 2005 vans)
        • 0.30% fail on Anti-slip
    • 1.2% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.59% fail on Cable
      • 0.30% fail on Linkage
      • 0.30% fail on Pivot
    • 0.59% fail on ABS
    • 0.30% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.30% fail on Components
        • 0.30% fail on Valves
    • 0.30% fail on Restricted movement
  • 16% fail on Suspension (32% better than other 2005 vans)
    • 6.2% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 3.3% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 2.7% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.59% fail on Attachment
    • 3.9% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 3.3% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 3.0% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 3.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.59% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.59% fail on Condition
    • 0.59% fail on Prescribed areas (88% better than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.59% fail on Spring mounting
    • 0.30% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.30% fail on Attachment
    • 0.30% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.30% fail on Front
  • 10% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.6% fail on Wipers
    • 2.1% fail on Washers
    • 1.8% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.89% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.30% fail on Bonnet
  • 7.7% fail on Steering
    • 4.7% fail on Steering system
      • 3.0% fail on Track rod end
      • 2.4% fail on Steering rack (190% worse than other 2005 vans)
    • 2.7% fail on Power steering (2 times worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Operation (3 times worse than other 2005 vans)
      • 0.59% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.59% fail on Other components
      • 0.30% fail on Pump
    • 0.59% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.30% fail on Locking devices
  • 5.9% fail on Tyres
    • 3.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.4% fail on Condition
    • 0.59% fail on Valve stem
  • 5.9% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 4.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.5% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.59% fail on System
      • 0.30% fail on Tank
      • 0.30% fail on Hose
      • 0.30% fail on Cap
    • 0.30% fail on Emissions
  • 4.5% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.1% fail on Body condition
    • 2.1% fail on Doors
      • 0.89% fail on Drivers
      • 0.59% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.59% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.59% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.59% fail on Chassis
    • 0.30% fail on Load security
      • 0.30% fail on Loading door
  • 2.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.8% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
      • 0.30% fail on Requirements
      • 0.30% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.30% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.30% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.30% fail on Towbars
    • 0.30% fail on Towbar
  • 0.30% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.30% fail on Attachment
  • 0.30% fail on Driving Controls and Speed Limiters
    • 0.30% fail on Speed limiter plate
  • 0.30% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.30% fail on Vehicle Identification Number