Volkswagen Scirocco MOT Results

Registered in 2012
74.3% pass rate
from 4,704 tests in 2020
(7.1% better than other 2012 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 2012 cars and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Scirocco is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.3% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 3.6% fail on Headlamp aim (52% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim (61% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.064% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamps (33% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp (45% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Headlamp levelling device (4 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Dipswitch
      • 0.021% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 1.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.96% fail on Side repeaters (74% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.23% fail on Individual direction indicators (68% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.021% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.1% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.021% fail on Switch
    • 0.28% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.19% fail on Horn
      • 0.064% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.021% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.17% fail on Stop lamp (91% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (66% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Rear fog lamp (65% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Rear fog lamp (65% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.043% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.043% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.021% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.021% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.021% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 8.2% fail on Tyres (46% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Tread depth (49% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Condition (46% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Size/type
    • 0.064% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
  • 4.1% fail on Brakes (22% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.5% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.5% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.85% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.85% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.2% fail on Brake performance (37% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.74% fail on Rbt
          • 0.68% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.064% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.43% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.43% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.085% fail on Parking brake performance (71% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.085% fail on Rbt (70% better than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.064% fail on Parking brake performance (74% better than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.021% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.064% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (76% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.064% fail on Rbt (sp) (75% better than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.064% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.021% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.021% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.043% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.043% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.043% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (80% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.043% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.021% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 3.9% fail on Visibility
    • 1.8% fail on Wipers
    • 1.7% fail on Washers
    • 0.21% fail on Bonnet (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.13% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.11% fail on Windscreen
      • 0.021% fail on Window
    • 0.085% fail on View to rear
      • 0.085% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.8% fail on Suspension (41% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Springs (34% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Coil springs (34% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Coil spring (34% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.94% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.34% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.21% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.19% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.085% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.043% fail on Linkage
      • 0.043% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.021% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.45% fail on Wheel bearings (87% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Suspension arms (80% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Pins and bushes (70% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint (89% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.043% fail on Suspension arm
    • 0.38% fail on Shock absorbers (46% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.064% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.021% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.021% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.021% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.064% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.043% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.021% fail on Other suspension component
    • 0.021% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.021% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.021% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.021% fail on Levelling valve
  • 1.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 1.3% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.70% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.64% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (110% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.064% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.021% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.64% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.49% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.13% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.021% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.064% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.064% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 0.70% fail on Body, chassis, structure (59% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Transmission (60% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Drive shafts (58% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on Joints (68% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.064% fail on Drive shaft (9 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Exhaust system (80% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.064% fail on Body
      • 0.064% fail on Other body component
    • 0.043% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.043% fail on Pipe
    • 0.043% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.043% fail on Doors
      • 0.043% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.043% fail on Door condition
    • 0.043% fail on Seats
      • 0.021% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.021% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.043% fail on Undertray
    • 0.021% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.021% fail on Spare wheel condition
  • 0.70% fail on Road Wheels (120% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on Attachment (140% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Condition
  • 0.68% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.55% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (96% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.13% fail on Condition
  • 0.60% fail on Identification of the vehicle (78% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.60% fail on Registration plates (79% worse than other 2012 cars)
  • 0.19% fail on Steering (80% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Steering linkage components (84% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.085% fail on Track rod end (89% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.021% fail on Other components
        • 0.021% fail on Steering component
    • 0.043% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.043% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.021% fail on Steering play
      • 0.021% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.021% fail on Electronic power steering
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