Volkswagen Scirocco MOT Results

Registered in 1990
58.6% pass rate
from 162 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 1990 cars and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Scirocco is unusually good or bad.

  • 22% fail on Suspension (100% worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 8.0% fail on Wheel bearings (3 times worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 6.8% fail on Anti-roll bars (4 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (24 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Linkage (12 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.62% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.62% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.62% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 6.2% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.5% fail on Springs
      • 2.5% fail on Coil springs
        • 2.5% fail on Coil spring
    • 2.5% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.9% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.62% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.62% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.62% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.62% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 15% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 6.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 6.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.9% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.9% fail on Headlamp
    • 3.7% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.7% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.7% fail on Side repeaters
    • 2.5% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.2% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.62% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.62% fail on Switch
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.2% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 1.2% fail on Main beam tell-tale (5 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
    • 0.62% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.62% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.62% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.62% fail on Horn
  • 14% fail on Brakes
    • 11% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.8% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (130% worse than other 1990 cars)
        • 6.8% fail on Rbt (sp) (140% worse than other 1990 cars)
          • 5.6% fail on Service brake imbalance (190% worse than other 1990 cars)
          • 3.1% fail on Service brake performance
      • 4.3% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 4.3% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 3.7% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.7% fail on Rbt
          • 3.1% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.62% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.9% fail on Brake performance not tested (3 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.9% fail on Rbt
          • 1.9% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 1.9% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 1.9% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.2% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.2% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.62% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.62% fail on Brake pads
    • 0.62% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.62% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.62% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.62% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.62% fail on Other components
  • 13% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 5.6% fail on Transmission (170% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 5.6% fail on Drive shafts (2 times worse than other 1990 cars)
        • 5.6% fail on Joints (2 times worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.9% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.62% fail on Tank
      • 0.62% fail on Hose
      • 0.62% fail on Pipe
    • 0.62% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.62% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.62% fail on Body
      • 0.62% fail on Panel
    • 0.62% fail on Seats
      • 0.62% fail on Driver's seat
  • 7.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 7.4% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 7.4% fail on Spark ignition
        • 6.2% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 1.2% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.62% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 4.9% fail on Visibility
    • 3.1% fail on Washers
    • 1.9% fail on Wipers
  • 4.9% fail on Tyres
    • 4.3% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 0.62% fail on Tread depth
  • 3.7% fail on Steering
    • 2.5% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.2% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.62% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.62% fail on Locking devices
    • 1.2% fail on Steering gear
      • 1.2% fail on Steering rack
  • 1.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.62% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.62% fail on Condition
  • 0.62% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.62% fail on Registration plates

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