Volkswagen Scirocco MOT Results

Registered in 2009
69.2% pass rate
from 5,680 tests in 2017
(5.6% better than other 2009 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 2009 cars and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Scirocco is unusually good or bad.

  • 16% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 6.6% fail on Registration plate lamp (63% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.2% fail on Front lamps (42% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Rear lamps (87% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.035% fail on All position lamps
    • 4.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.30% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest (7 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.30% fail on Headlamp levelling device (12 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.035% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.035% fail on Headlamp levelling device (5 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.035% fail on Switch (5 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.5% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.1% fail on Side repeaters (110% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.33% fail on Individual lamps (61% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.053% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.018% fail on Tell tales
    • 0.60% fail on Stop lamp (81% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Rear fog lamp (61% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Fog lamp (61% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Battery
    • 0.088% fail on Horn
    • 0.070% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.035% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 9.0% fail on Suspension (16% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Coil springs
      • 4.1% fail on Condition
      • 0.070% fail on Location
    • 3.4% fail on Anti-roll bars (32% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (48% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.035% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.018% fail on Condition
    • 0.53% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.37% fail on Rear
      • 0.18% fail on Front
    • 0.51% fail on Drive shafts (53% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Front drive shafts (53% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.49% fail on Constant velocity joints (54% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.018% fail on Couplings
    • 0.48% fail on Shock absorbers (59% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Condition (59% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.42% fail on Suspension arms (77% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (78% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Condition
    • 0.16% fail on Front suspension joints (69% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.035% fail on Macpherson strut (80% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.035% fail on Condition (80% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.018% fail on General condition
    • 0.018% fail on Air suspension
      • 0.018% fail on Pipes
    • 0.018% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.018% fail on Condition
    • 0.018% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.018% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.018% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.018% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.018% fail on Panhard rods
      • 0.018% fail on Attachment
    • 0.018% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 7.7% fail on Tyres
    • 4.0% fail on Condition
    • 3.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.23% fail on Size/type
    • 0.11% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.088% fail on Valve stem
  • 4.6% fail on Brakes (29% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Hub components
      • 2.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.62% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.053% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.018% fail on Brake linings
    • 1.7% fail on Brake performance (42% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.99% fail on Rear wheels (33% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Parking brake performance (36% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Front wheels (67% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.035% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.018% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.018% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.33% fail on ABS
    • 0.16% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.14% fail on Hydraulic systems (82% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.088% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.053% fail on Components (92% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.035% fail on Hoses
        • 0.018% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.11% fail on Parking brake (76% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Condition (74% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.053% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.035% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.018% fail on Cable
      • 0.018% fail on Pivot
  • 4.0% fail on Driver's view of the road (23% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Wipers (27% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Washers
    • 0.42% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.12% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.088% fail on Mirrors
  • 1.4% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (120% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.088% fail on Drivers airbag (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.070% fail on Seat belts (75% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.070% fail on Condition (70% better than other 2009 cars)
  • 0.95% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (52% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Exhaust system (70% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Emissions
    • 0.16% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.088% fail on System
      • 0.053% fail on Cap
      • 0.018% fail on Tank
    • 0.12% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.62% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.62% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.30% fail on Steering (75% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Steering system (79% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Track rod end (75% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.035% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.018% fail on Free play
        • 0.018% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.018% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.070% fail on Power steering
      • 0.070% fail on Electronic power steering (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
  • 0.28% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.18% fail on Attachment
    • 0.11% fail on Condition
  • 0.14% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (68% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.035% fail on Body condition
    • 0.035% fail on Doors (80% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.035% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.035% fail on Seats
      • 0.018% fail on Passengers
      • 0.018% fail on Drivers
    • 0.018% fail on Body security
    • 0.018% fail on Load security
      • 0.018% fail on Bootlid
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