Volkswagen Fox MOT Results

Registered in 2012
72.5% pass rate
from 91 tests in 2020
(9.4% better than other 2012 cars)
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 Fox is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.8% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (0.61% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Headlamp aim (89% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Headlamp aim (110% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamps (1.5% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp (4.4% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Direction indicators (45% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Flashing type (45% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 2.2% fail on Side repeaters (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 1.1% fail on Reversing lamps
  • 7.7% fail on Body, chassis, structure (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 6.6% fail on Exhaust system (6 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.1% fail on Tank
  • 5.5% fail on Suspension (30% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Shock absorbers (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Springs
      • 1.1% fail on Coil springs
        • 1.1% fail on Coil spring
    • 1.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint
  • 4.4% fail on Visibility (4.6% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Wipers (91% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Washers
  • 3.3% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (97% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Exhaust emissions (110% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Spark ignition (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 3.3% fail on Catalyst emissions (7 times worse than other 2012 cars)
  • 2.2% fail on Tyres (62% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.1% fail on Brakes
    • 1.1% fail on Brake performance
      • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake imbalance
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