MOT Stats


Vehicle types : Car : Volkswagen

Volkswagen

ModelTestsPass rateMost common fail reason
181977.78%Excessive fluctuation in brake effort through each wheel revolution.
12001573.33%Brakes out of balance across an axle.
13001788.24%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
13022100%n/a
1303475%Electrical wiring insecure.
15007865.38%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
16005168.63%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Amarok5,96878.89%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Arteon2100%n/a
Beach Buggy7888.46%Direction indicator lamp missing or inoperative.
Beetle37,74158.88%Engine MIL inoperative or indicating a malfunction.
Bora10,47353.33%Suspension pin, bush or joint excessively worn.
Buggy6283.87%Horn inoperative.
Bus2356.52%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
Caddy59,93568.1%Suspension pin, bush or joint excessively worn.
Caravelle8,94758.65%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
CC8,64180.79%Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.
Corrado99664.36%Parking brake efficiency below minimum requirement.
Derby1560%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
Eos9,95568.66%Spring broken or seriously weakened.
Fastback366.67%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
Fox19,95258.65%Suspension pin, bush or joint excessively worn.
Ghia10%Parking brake inoperative on one side.
Golf487,19667.1%Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.
Jetta13,17767.78%Spring broken or seriously weakened.
K70475%Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.
Karmann2560%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
Karmann Ghia18771.66%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
Kubelwagen2100%n/a
Lupo7,64156.05%Engine MIL inoperative or indicating a malfunction.
Microbus12958.91%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Minibus5058%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
MPV580%Registration plate lamp missing or inoperative.
Passat143,96064.94%Suspension pin, bush or joint excessively worn.
Phaeton86776.47%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
Pickup6953.62%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
Polo298,92263.6%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Santana366.67%Brake efficiency below minimum requirement.
Scirocco23,40873.36%Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.
Sharan19,26462.76%Suspension pin, bush or joint excessively worn.
Shuttle9266.3%Suspension joint dust cover missing or ineffective.
Sidewinder1100%n/a
Speedster1464.29%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Splitscreen3677.78%Registration plate lamp missing or inoperative.
T-roc1100%n/a
T11163.64%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
T231165.92%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
T31540%Wiper blade missing or not clearing the windscreen.
T46544.62%Horn inoperative.
T55364.15%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
Taro2060%Brakes out of balance across an axle.
Tiguan49,73982.25%Suspension pin, bush or joint excessively worn.
Touareg16,78874.32%Spring broken or seriously weakened.
Touran46,11762.76%Suspension joint dust cover missing or ineffective.
Type 1955.56%Suspension pin, bush or joint excessively worn.
Up!40,23084.24%Wiper blade missing or not clearing the windscreen.
Urban Fox1369.23%Spring broken or seriously weakened.
Variant2479.17%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
Vento12458.06%Seat belt load bearing structure strength significantly reduced near an anchorage point.
XL19100%n/a

Tests: 1,311,549

Average Volkswagen pass rate: 66.77%

Most common fail reasons

#ReasonFail codeCategory%
1Headlamp aim outwith limits.4.1.2(a)Major12%
2Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.5.2.3(e)Dangerous11%
3Suspension pin, bush or joint excessively worn.5.3.4(a)(i)Major11%
4Spring broken or seriously weakened.5.3.1(b)(i)Major10%
5Wiper blade missing or not clearing the windscreen.3.4(b)(ii)Major9%
6Position lamp missing or inoperative.4.2.1(a)Major9%
7Constant velocity joint boot missing or split.6.1.7(g)(ii)Major9%
8Suspension joint dust cover missing or ineffective.5.3.4(b)(ii)Major8%
9Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.3.5(a)Major7%
10Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.5.2.3(d)(ii)Dangerous7%

Tests date range: 20th May 2018 to 5th December 2018


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