Volkswagen Scirocco MOT Results

Registered in 1989
60.8% pass rate
from 125 tests in 2020
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 1989 cars and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Scirocco is unusually good or bad.

  • 19% fail on Brakes (79% worse than other 1989 cars)
    • 17% fail on Brake performance (120% worse than other 1989 cars)
      • 11% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 1989 cars)
        • 11% fail on Rbt (2 times worse than other 1989 cars)
          • 8.8% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 1989 cars)
          • 2.4% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.80% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.80% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 8.0% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (160% worse than other 1989 cars)
        • 8.0% fail on Rbt (sp) (170% worse than other 1989 cars)
          • 7.2% fail on Service brake imbalance (2 times worse than other 1989 cars)
          • 2.4% fail on Service brake performance
      • 4.0% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 4.0% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 2.4% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 2.4% fail on Rbt
          • 0.80% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.80% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.80% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.80% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.2% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 1.6% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.80% fail on Pedal
      • 0.80% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.80% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.80% fail on Servos
    • 0.80% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.80% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
  • 18% fail on Suspension (76% worse than other 1989 cars)
    • 8.8% fail on Wheel bearings (3 times worse than other 1989 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.4% fail on Springs
      • 2.4% fail on Coil springs
        • 1.6% fail on Coil spring
        • 0.80% fail on Mounting
    • 1.6% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.6% fail on Macpherson strut (6 times worse than other 1989 cars)
      • 0.80% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.80% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.80% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.80% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.80% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.80% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.80% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.80% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
  • 12% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 4.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.0% fail on Direction indicators
      • 4.0% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.4% fail on Side repeaters
        • 1.6% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.80% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.80% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.80% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.80% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.80% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.80% fail on Battery(ies)
  • 9.6% fail on Visibility
    • 7.2% fail on Washers
    • 1.6% fail on Wipers
    • 0.80% fail on View to rear
      • 0.80% fail on Mirrors
  • 9.6% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 4.8% fail on Transmission
      • 4.0% fail on Drive shafts
        • 4.0% fail on Joints
      • 0.80% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.80% fail on Joints
    • 3.2% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.6% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.80% fail on Pipe
      • 0.80% fail on System
    • 1.6% fail on Seats
      • 1.6% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.80% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.80% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.80% fail on Chassis
      • 0.80% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.80% fail on Body
      • 0.80% fail on Other body component
  • 7.2% fail on Steering
    • 6.4% fail on Steering gear (3 times worse than other 1989 cars)
      • 6.4% fail on Steering rack (4 times worse than other 1989 cars)
    • 0.80% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.80% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.80% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.80% fail on Steering play
      • 0.80% fail on Steering rack
  • 7.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 7.2% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 7.2% fail on Spark ignition
        • 6.4% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.80% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 2.4% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 2.4% fail on Registration plates
  • 1.6% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.6% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.6% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.80% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.80% fail on Speedometer
  • 0.80% fail on Tyres
    • 0.80% fail on Condition

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