Volkswagen Jetta MOT Results

Registered in 2012
80.4% pass rate
from 1,538 tests in 2017
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 Jetta is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.9% fail on Suspension (150% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Coil springs (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 5.9% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Location
    • 2.4% fail on Suspension arms (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Attachment (10 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Anti-roll bars (200% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.33% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.20% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.20% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.20% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 0.13% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.13% fail on Rear
    • 0.13% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.13% fail on Condition
  • 5.2% fail on Tyres
    • 2.7% fail on Condition
    • 2.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.26% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.065% fail on Size/type
  • 4.9% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (40% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.98% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.52% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.52% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.72% fail on Registration plate lamp (62% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.65% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.59% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.59% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.39% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.20% fail on Individual lamps
    • 0.46% fail on Headlamps (67% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Headlamp (65% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.20% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.13% fail on Horn
  • 2.1% fail on Brakes (46% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Hub components (46% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Brake pads (46% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.065% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.72% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.59% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.13% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.065% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.065% fail on Brake operation
    • 0.065% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.065% fail on Components
        • 0.065% fail on Pipes
    • 0.065% fail on ABS
  • 1.7% fail on Driver's view of the road (62% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.85% fail on Washers
    • 0.59% fail on Wipers (80% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Windscreen
  • 0.65% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.65% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.26% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.20% fail on Attachment
    • 0.065% fail on Condition
  • 0.26% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.20% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.20% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
    • 0.065% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.065% fail on Condition
  • 0.20% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.13% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.065% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.065% fail on Hose
  • 0.065% fail on Steering
    • 0.065% fail on Steering system
      • 0.065% fail on Track rod end
  • 0.065% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.065% fail on Body condition
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