Volkswagen CC MOT Results

Registered in 2012
76.3% pass rate
from 2,817 tests in 2020
(13% better than other 2012 cars)
Pass rate by mileage
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 2012 cars and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen CC is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.3% fail on Tyres (48% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 4.7% fail on Condition (78% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Tread depth (38% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.071% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.035% fail on Size/type
  • 5.7% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (37% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.5% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.39% fail on Headlamp levelling device (6 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (4 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim (31% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim (35% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.0% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.99% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.035% fail on Switch
    • 0.78% fail on Direction indicators (41% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.78% fail on Flashing type (41% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.60% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.18% fail on Individual direction indicators (76% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.32% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.21% fail on Position lamps (81% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Position lamp (81% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (89% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.14% fail on Horn
    • 0.11% fail on Stop lamp (94% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.035% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 5.1% fail on Suspension (22% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Suspension arms (59% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Ball joint (85% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.035% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.035% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 1.0% fail on Springs (64% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Coil springs (64% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Coil spring (64% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.75% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.46% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.14% fail on Linkage
      • 0.11% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.035% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.46% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.18% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.071% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.035% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.035% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
  • 4.5% fail on Brakes
    • 2.1% fail on Mechanical brake components (31% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Brake linings and pads (43% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Brake pads (43% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.92% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.92% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.6% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (6 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Anti-lock braking system (10 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Electronic stability control (7 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.85% fail on Brake performance (54% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.64% fail on Rbt
          • 0.53% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.14% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.035% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.035% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.18% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.18% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.11% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.071% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.18% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (73% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Rbt (sp) (71% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.43% fail on Electronic parking brake (10 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.035% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.035% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.035% fail on Load sensing valves
  • 3.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (5 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (9 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Airbags (10 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Drivers airbag (12 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.071% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.071% fail on Condition
  • 2.3% fail on Visibility (44% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Washers
    • 0.75% fail on Wipers (67% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Bonnet (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.11% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.11% fail on Windscreen
  • 1.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 1.1% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.78% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.75% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (150% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.035% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.035% fail on Particulate filter
      • 0.32% fail on Spark ignition (60% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.32% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.035% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.035% fail on Other leaks
  • 0.64% fail on Steering
    • 0.53% fail on Electronic power steering (21 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.071% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.035% fail on Operation
      • 0.035% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.035% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.035% fail on Track rod end
  • 0.39% fail on Body, chassis, structure (77% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Transmission (64% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Drive shafts (63% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on Joints (68% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.035% fail on Flexible couplings
    • 0.035% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.035% fail on Hose
    • 0.035% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.035% fail on Body
      • 0.035% fail on Other body component
    • 0.035% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.035% fail on Boot lid condition
    • 0.035% fail on Undertray
  • 0.28% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.28% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.25% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.21% fail on Attachment
    • 0.035% fail on Condition
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