Volkswagen Jetta MOT Results

Registered in 2016
83.7% pass rate
from 1,027 tests in 2020
(36% worse than other 2016 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 2016 cars and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Jetta is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.0% fail on Visibility (110% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Wipers (200% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Washers
    • 0.097% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.097% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.097% fail on Windscreen
  • 4.1% fail on Suspension (5 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Suspension arms (23 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Pins and bushes (58 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.097% fail on Suspension arm
    • 0.39% fail on Springs
      • 0.39% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.39% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.19% fail on Other suspension component (18 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Pins and bushes (55 times worse than other 2016 cars)
  • 3.3% fail on Tyres
    • 2.8% fail on Condition
    • 0.49% fail on Tread depth (71% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.097% fail on Size/type
  • 3.1% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.49% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.49% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.29% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.19% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.29% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.29% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.19% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.19% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.19% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.19% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.097% fail on Switch
    • 0.097% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.097% fail on Position lamp
  • 0.88% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.88% fail on Exhaust emissions (140% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Compression ignition (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.68% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (4 times worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.097% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.19% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.19% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.58% fail on Brakes (71% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Mechanical brake components (80% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Brake linings and pads (85% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.19% fail on Brake pads (85% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.19% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.19% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.097% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.097% fail on Rbt
          • 0.097% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.097% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.097% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.097% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.097% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.097% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 0.39% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.29% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.29% fail on Condition
    • 0.097% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.19% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.19% fail on Body
      • 0.097% fail on Panel
      • 0.097% fail on Other body component
  • 0.19% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.097% fail on Condition
    • 0.097% fail on Attachment
  • 0.097% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.097% fail on Registration plates
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