Volkswagen Eos MOT Results

Registered in 2007
68.8% pass rate
from 4,379 tests in 2017
(21% better than other 2007 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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Eos is unusually good or bad.

  • 14% fail on Suspension
    • 6.3% fail on Coil springs (21% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 6.3% fail on Condition (21% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.091% fail on Location
    • 5.0% fail on Drive shafts (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 5.0% fail on Front drive shafts (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 5.0% fail on Constant velocity joints (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.023% fail on Couplings
      • 0.046% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.046% fail on Drive shafts
    • 1.8% fail on Anti-roll bars (50% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (40% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (80% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.046% fail on Linkage condition (79% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Suspension arms (63% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (64% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.046% fail on Attachment
      • 0.023% fail on Condition
    • 0.96% fail on Shock absorbers (33% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Condition (33% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Wheel bearings (47% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Rear
      • 0.069% fail on Front (81% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Front suspension joints (56% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.069% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.069% fail on Condition
    • 0.046% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.046% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.023% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.023% fail on Condition
    • 0.023% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.023% fail on Attachment
    • 0.023% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.023% fail on Component mounting
  • 9.7% fail on Tyres (20% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Condition (55% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.55% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Size/type
  • 7.8% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (61% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamp aim (43% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.9% fail on Side repeaters (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Individual lamps (93% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.023% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.023% fail on Tell tales
        • 0.023% fail on Switch
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate lamp (72% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.98% fail on Headlamps (70% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Headlamp (70% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.069% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.069% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.64% fail on Position lamps (89% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Front lamps (88% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.091% fail on Rear lamps (93% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Stop lamp (95% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Battery
    • 0.14% fail on Rear fog lamp (75% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Fog lamp (74% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.091% fail on Horn (75% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.046% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.023% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.023% fail on Tell tale
  • 7.3% fail on Brakes (22% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.3% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 2.0% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.55% fail on Front wheels (53% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.14% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.023% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.4% fail on Hub components (27% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Brake pads (27% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.069% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.96% fail on Electronic stability system (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.41% fail on Condition
    • 0.32% fail on ABS
    • 0.18% fail on Hydraulic systems (90% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Components (92% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Hoses (68% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.023% fail on Pipes
      • 0.023% fail on Operation
      • 0.023% fail on Leaks
    • 0.091% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.091% fail on Cable
    • 0.069% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.046% fail on Components
        • 0.046% fail on Servos
      • 0.023% fail on Leaks
    • 0.069% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.023% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.023% fail on Pedal
        • 0.023% fail on Anti-slip
  • 6.2% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.2% fail on Washers (25% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Wipers
    • 0.34% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.14% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.069% fail on Mirrors
  • 1.3% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.73% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.66% fail on Condition (94% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.069% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.59% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.53% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.069% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.89% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (75% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.46% fail on Exhaust system (78% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Emissions (78% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.069% fail on Fuel system (79% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.046% fail on System
      • 0.023% fail on Cap
    • 0.069% fail on Emissions not tested (76% better than other 2007 cars)
  • 0.39% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.39% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.37% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (55% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Doors
      • 0.14% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.091% fail on Drivers
      • 0.023% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.046% fail on Body condition (80% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.046% fail on Load security
      • 0.046% fail on Bootlid
    • 0.023% fail on Seats
      • 0.023% fail on Drivers
  • 0.18% fail on Steering (92% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.091% fail on Steering system (96% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.046% fail on Track rod end (97% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.023% fail on Other components
        • 0.023% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.069% fail on Power steering
      • 0.046% fail on Electronic power steering
      • 0.023% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.023% fail on Steering operation
  • 0.14% fail on Road Wheels (67% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.069% fail on Attachment (76% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.046% fail on Condition
    • 0.023% fail on Halfshafts
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