Volkswagen Eos MOT Results

Registered in 2009
72.1% pass rate
from 1,485 tests in 2017
(15% better than other 2009 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 2009 cars and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Eos is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Suspension
    • 5.5% fail on Coil springs (35% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 5.5% fail on Condition (34% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.067% fail on Location
    • 3.4% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 3.0% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (51% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.1% fail on Drive shafts (91% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Front drive shafts (94% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Constant velocity joints (89% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.067% fail on Couplings
    • 0.74% fail on Suspension arms (60% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (63% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.067% fail on Attachment
    • 0.74% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.74% fail on Condition
    • 0.067% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.067% fail on Front
  • 9.9% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (36% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.9% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.5% fail on Direction indicators (63% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Flashing type (63% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Side repeaters (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.54% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.067% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.88% fail on Headlamps (67% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.88% fail on Headlamp (65% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.67% fail on Position lamps (82% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Front lamps (89% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.34% fail on Stop lamp (90% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Battery
    • 0.067% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.067% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.067% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 8.8% fail on Tyres
    • 5.5% fail on Condition (56% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.81% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (6 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Size/type
  • 3.9% fail on Brakes (40% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Hub components
      • 2.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.40% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.067% fail on Brake calipers
    • 1.5% fail on Brake performance (46% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.54% fail on Rear wheels (64% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.20% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.13% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.067% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 0.13% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.067% fail on ABS
  • 3.2% fail on Driver's view of the road (39% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Wipers (45% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Washers
    • 0.34% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.20% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.067% fail on Bonnet
  • 0.40% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (80% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Emissions
    • 0.067% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.067% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.067% fail on System
  • 0.34% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.20% fail on Doors
      • 0.13% fail on Drivers
      • 0.067% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.067% fail on Seats
      • 0.067% fail on Drivers
    • 0.067% fail on Load security
      • 0.067% fail on Bootlid
  • 0.27% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.27% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.20% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.20% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.13% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.067% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.13% fail on Steering (89% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.067% fail on Steering system
      • 0.067% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.067% fail on Power steering
      • 0.067% fail on Electronic power steering
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