MOT Stats


Vehicle types : Car : Volkswagen

Volkswagen

ModelTestsPass rateMost common fail reason
181540%Brakes out of balance across an axle.
12001181.82%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
13007100%n/a
13022100%n/a
13033100%n/a
15005977.97%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
16003672.22%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
Amarok19,71379.86%Parking brake efficiency below minimum requirement.
Arteon3,91186.63%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
Beach Buggy6277.42%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
Beetle53,65958.49%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
Bora9,10456.1%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
Buggy3884.21%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Bus2560%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
Caddy140,65769.42%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
Caravelle17,87363.49%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
CC15,01876.47%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
Corrado1,33669.31%Wiper blade missing or not clearing the windscreen.
Derby1361.54%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
Double Cab250%Speedometer not working.
Eos15,48965.52%Suspension spring broken or seriously weakened.
Fastback366.67%Registration plate lamp missing or inoperative.
Fox30,86654.13%Suspension joint dust cover missing or ineffective.
Ghia1100%n/a
Golf919,49672.16%Suspension spring broken or seriously weakened.
Iltis1100%n/a
Jetta18,04765.16%Suspension spring broken or seriously weakened.
K70250%Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.
Karmann2378.26%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
Karmann Ghia15875.32%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
Kubelwagen1100%n/a
Lupo8,06058.76%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
Microbus9361.29%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
Minibus5066%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
MPV666.67%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
Passat224,17769.5%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
Phaeton1,18076.44%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
Pickup5860.34%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
Polo611,60068.16%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
Santana333.33%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
Scirocco50,34672.27%Suspension spring broken or seriously weakened.
Sharan36,72371.79%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
Shuttle14859.46%Suspension joint dust cover missing or ineffective.
Speedster2180.95%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Splitscreen2479.17%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
T-roc27,95890.68%Wiper blade missing or not clearing the windscreen.
T1580%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
T232066.56%Fog lamp inoperative or rear fog lamp missing.
T32161.9%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
T410243.14%Wiper blade missing or not clearing the windscreen.
T58673.26%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
Taro2176.19%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
Tiguan180,88982.29%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
Touareg36,44375.53%Suspension spring broken or seriously weakened.
Touran81,30365.58%Suspension joint dust cover missing or ineffective.
Type 1988.89%Wiper not operating, or missing.
Up!115,98283.51%Wiper blade missing or not clearing the windscreen.
Urban Fox2254.55%Suspension joint dust cover missing or ineffective.
Variant1580%Steering rack gaiter or ball joint dust cover missing or damaged.
Vento12667.46%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
XL114100%n/a

Tests: 2,621,426

Average Volkswagen pass rate: 71.46%

Most common fail reasons

#ReasonFail codeCategory%
1Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.5.3.4(a)(i)Major11%
2Suspension spring broken or seriously weakened.5.3.1(b)(i)Major11%
3Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.5.2.3(e)Dangerous10%
4Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.5.2.3(d)(ii)Dangerous9%
5Wiper blade missing or not clearing the windscreen.3.4(b)(ii)Major9%
6Suspension joint dust cover missing or ineffective.5.3.4(b)(ii)Major8%
7Headlamp aim outwith limits.4.1.2(a)Major8%
8Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.3.5(a)Major7%
9Constant velocity joint boot missing, split, insecure or no longer prevents the ingress of dirt.6.1.7(g)(ii)Major7%
10Position lamp missing or inoperative.4.2.1(a)(ii)Major7%
Tests date range:
18th June 2021 to 17th June 2022

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