MOT Stats


Vehicle types : Car : Volkswagen

Volkswagen

ModelTestsPass rateMost common fail reason
1811080%Excessive fluctuation in brake effort through each wheel revolution.
12001872.22%Brakes out of balance across an axle.
13001989.47%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
13022100%n/a
1303683.33%Electrical wiring insecure.
150010167.33%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
16006864.71%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
Amarok10,52780.04%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Arteon2100%n/a
Beach Buggy9086.67%Direction indicator lamp missing or inoperative.
Beetle58,19358.83%Engine MIL inoperative or indicating a malfunction.
Bora15,84753.03%Suspension pin, bush or joint excessively worn.
Buggy6985.51%Horn inoperative.
Bus3060%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
Caddy98,10368.3%Suspension pin, bush or joint excessively worn.
Caravelle13,82259.87%Suspension pin, bush or joint excessively worn.
CC13,99780.6%Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.
Corrado1,37963.81%Wiper blade missing or not clearing the windscreen.
Derby2564%Suspension joint dust cover missing or ineffective.
Double Cab10%Registration plate lamp does not illuminate simultaneously with position lamps.
Eos15,66668.86%Suspension spring broken or seriously weakened.
Fastback580%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
Fox31,81758.22%Suspension pin, bush or joint excessively worn.
Ghia10%Parking brake inoperative on one side.
Golf781,53567.38%Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.
Iltis1100%n/a
Jetta20,17467.2%Suspension spring broken or seriously weakened.
K70475%Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.
Karmann3467.65%Brake pipe damaged or excessively corroded.
Karmann Ghia23271.12%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
Kubelwagen2100%n/a
Lupo11,90455.91%Engine MIL inoperative or indicating a malfunction.
Microbus16161.49%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
Minibus6959.42%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
MPV1070%Constant velocity joint boot missing or split.
Passat226,00265.06%Suspension pin, bush or joint excessively worn.
Phaeton1,37075.33%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
Pickup8654.65%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
Polo491,26364.06%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Santana366.67%Brake efficiency below minimum requirement.
Scirocco38,56273.54%Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.
Sharan31,02163.39%Suspension pin, bush or joint excessively worn.
Shuttle15365.36%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
Sidewinder1100%n/a
Speedster2268.18%Horn inoperative.
Splitscreen4577.78%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
T-roc7100%n/a
T11266.67%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
T241465.22%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
T31936.84%Binding brake.
T49750.52%Horn inoperative.
T57962.03%Suspension pin, bush or joint excessively worn.
Taro3351.52%Brakes out of balance across an axle.
Tiguan84,85582.54%Suspension pin, bush or joint excessively worn.
Touareg27,61374.71%Suspension spring broken or seriously weakened.
Touran74,70963.34%Suspension joint dust cover missing or ineffective.
Type 1955.56%Suspension pin, bush or joint excessively worn.
Up!67,51384.33%Wiper blade missing or not clearing the windscreen.
Urban Fox1963.16%Suspension spring broken or seriously weakened.
Variant2878.57%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
Vento18459.24%Suspension pin, bush or joint excessively worn.
XL114100%n/a

Tests: 2,118,057

Average Volkswagen pass rate: 67.13%

Most common fail reasons

#ReasonFail codeCategory%
1Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.5.2.3(e)Dangerous11%
2Headlamp aim outwith limits.4.1.2(a)Major11%
3Suspension pin, bush or joint excessively worn.5.3.4(a)(i)Major11%
4Suspension spring broken or seriously weakened.5.3.1(b)(i)Major9%
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%
9Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.5.2.3(d)(ii)Dangerous7%
10Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.3.5(a)Major7%

Tests date range: 20th May 2018 to 9th April 2019


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