Volkswagen LT35 MOT Results

Registered in 2006
51.2% pass rate
from 330 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 2006 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen LT35 is unusually good or bad.

  • 35% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 11% fail on Headlamps (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 11% fail on Headlamp (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 11% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.1% fail on Front lamps
      • 6.1% fail on Rear lamps (120% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.30% fail on All position lamps
    • 10% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 9.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 7.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 6.4% fail on Rear fog lamp (130% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 6.4% fail on Fog lamp (130% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.30% fail on Tell tale
    • 4.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 4.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.3% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.91% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.30% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.30% fail on Switch
    • 1.8% fail on Horn
    • 1.2% fail on Battery
    • 0.91% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.61% fail on Switch
      • 0.30% fail on Lamp
    • 0.30% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.30% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 28% fail on Brakes (55% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 19% fail on Brake performance (94% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 16% fail on Parking brake performance (190% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 5.8% fail on Rear wheels
      • 3.6% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.91% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.30% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 14% fail on Hydraulic systems (100% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 12% fail on Components (91% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 8.2% fail on Valves (9 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 3.6% fail on Pipes
        • 0.61% fail on Hoses
        • 0.30% fail on Servos
      • 0.91% fail on Operation (5 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.61% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.30% fail on Leaks
    • 5.8% fail on Parking brake (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 5.8% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 2.7% fail on Hub components
      • 1.8% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.91% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.5% fail on Mechanical components (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.91% fail on Cable
      • 0.30% fail on Lever
      • 0.30% fail on Relay lever
      • 0.30% fail on Pivot
    • 1.2% fail on Service brake control components
      • 1.2% fail on Pedal
        • 0.61% fail on Condition (5 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.61% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.91% fail on ABS
    • 0.61% fail on Air and vacuum systems (19 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.61% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up (119 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.30% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.30% fail on Restricted movement
  • 12% fail on Suspension (46% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 5.5% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.4% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 2.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.2% fail on Attachment (4 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 3.9% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 3.0% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 3.0% fail on Condition
    • 1.8% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.91% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.91% fail on Front
    • 0.61% fail on Prescribed areas (83% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.61% fail on Component mounting
    • 0.30% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.30% fail on Attachment
  • 9.4% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 7.6% fail on Wipers
    • 2.7% fail on Washers
    • 0.61% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.30% fail on Windscreen
  • 7.6% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 6.4% fail on Exhaust system (110% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.91% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.30% fail on Tank
      • 0.30% fail on Pipe
      • 0.30% fail on Cap
    • 0.61% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.30% fail on Emissions
  • 6.7% fail on Steering
    • 4.5% fail on Steering system
      • 1.8% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.5% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.61% fail on Free play
        • 0.61% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.61% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.30% fail on Steering arm
    • 2.4% fail on Power steering (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Operation (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.91% fail on Pipes and hoses (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.30% fail on Other components
    • 0.61% fail on Steering operation
  • 4.8% fail on Tyres
    • 2.4% fail on Condition
    • 2.4% fail on Tread depth
  • 3.3% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.91% fail on Body condition
    • 0.91% fail on Doors
      • 0.91% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.30% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.30% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.30% fail on Chassis
    • 0.30% fail on Body security
    • 0.30% fail on Load security
      • 0.30% fail on Hinged tailboard
      • 0.30% fail on Dropside
    • 0.30% fail on Spare wheel
  • 2.4% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
      • 0.61% fail on Attachment (6 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 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
  • 1.5% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.5% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.91% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.91% fail on Attachment