Volkswagen Eos MOT Results

Registered in 2011
79.0% pass rate
from 1,511 tests in 2020
(30% better than other 2011 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 2011 cars and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Eos is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.6% fail on Suspension (23% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Springs
      • 2.8% fail on Coil springs
        • 2.8% fail on Coil spring
    • 2.3% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.8% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.20% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.066% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.99% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.40% fail on Suspension arms (85% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Pins and bushes (72% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.066% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.26% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.13% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.13% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.066% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.066% fail on Ball joint
  • 5.4% fail on Tyres
    • 2.8% fail on Condition
    • 2.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.066% fail on Size/type
  • 4.7% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (56% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim (48% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim (44% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.3% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.3% fail on Side repeaters (120% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.066% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.73% fail on Headlamps (70% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Headlamp (71% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.46% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (72% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Position lamps (82% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Position lamp (82% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Stop lamp (91% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.13% fail on Horn
      • 0.066% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.13% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.13% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.13% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.066% fail on Daytime running lamps
    • 0.066% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.066% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.066% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 3.6% fail on Brakes (40% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.5% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.5% fail on Brake discs
      • 1.2% fail on Brake linings and pads (52% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Brake pads (52% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.066% fail on Cable
    • 1.2% fail on Brake performance (50% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.66% fail on Rbt
          • 0.60% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.066% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.53% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.53% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.13% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.13% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.13% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.066% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.066% fail on Rbt
          • 0.066% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 0.46% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.46% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.26% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.066% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.066% fail on Lever
    • 0.066% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.066% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.066% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.066% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 2.2% fail on Visibility (51% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Wipers
    • 0.40% fail on Washers (80% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.13% fail on View to rear
      • 0.13% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.066% fail on Bonnet
  • 1.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 1.5% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.73% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.33% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.33% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.26% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.73% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.73% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.066% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.066% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 0.53% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.53% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.46% fail on Body, chassis, structure (80% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Transmission (78% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Drive shafts (77% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on Joints (77% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.13% fail on System
    • 0.13% fail on Doors
      • 0.066% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.066% fail on Door condition
      • 0.066% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.066% fail on Door condition
  • 0.33% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.26% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.066% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.066% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.20% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.13% fail on Condition
    • 0.066% fail on Attachment
  • 0.13% fail on Steering (89% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.066% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.066% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.066% fail on Electronic power steering
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