Volkswagen Touareg MOT Results

Registered in 2013
84.2% pass rate
from 2,441 tests in 2020
(37% better than other 2013 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 2013 cars and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Touareg is unusually good or bad.

  • 3.9% fail on Tyres (26% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Tread depth (17% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Condition (38% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.041% fail on Size/type
  • 3.7% fail on Suspension (38% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Springs (30% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Coil springs (30% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 3.6% fail on Coil spring (31% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.082% fail on Suspension arms (96% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.041% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.041% fail on Wheel bearings
  • 3.5% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (53% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim (35% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp aim (35% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (35% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.90% fail on Headlamps (55% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Headlamp (67% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Headlamp levelling device (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (120% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Direction indicators (40% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Flashing type (40% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.41% fail on Side repeaters (2.8% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.041% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.45% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (66% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Rear fog lamp (66% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.45% fail on Rear fog lamp (69% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Stop lamp (78% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.041% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.041% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.041% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.041% fail on Horn
  • 2.9% fail on Brakes (42% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Mechanical brake components (37% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Brake linings and pads (34% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Brake pads (33% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Brake discs and drums (41% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.49% fail on Brake discs (41% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.57% fail on Parking brake control (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.57% fail on Electronic parking brake (21 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (67% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Anti-lock braking system (66% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Electronic braking system (10 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on Electronic stability control (30% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Brake performance (83% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Service brake performance (87% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Rbt (87% better than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.12% fail on Service brake performance (85% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Brake performance not tested (80% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.041% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.041% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.041% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.041% fail on Rbt
          • 0.041% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.041% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.041% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 0.082% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (48% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on Pedal (36% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.082% fail on Flexible brake hoses (26% worse than other 2013 cars)
  • 2.5% fail on Visibility (37% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Wipers (29% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.74% fail on Washers (54% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.082% fail on Condition of glass (28% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Windscreen
      • 0.041% fail on Window
    • 0.041% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.041% fail on Bonnet
  • 0.86% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (94% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.70% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (190% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Seat belts (18% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Condition (11% better than other 2013 cars)
  • 0.41% fail on Identification of the vehicle (57% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Registration plates (58% worse than other 2013 cars)
  • 0.25% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (82% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Exhaust emissions (84% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Compression ignition (76% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (53% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on Spark ignition (90% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.082% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (82% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.041% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.041% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
  • 0.20% fail on Road Wheels (26% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Attachment (3.0% better than other 2013 cars)
  • 0.082% fail on Steering (91% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.041% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.041% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.041% fail on Power steering
      • 0.041% fail on Operation
  • 0.041% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.041% fail on Body
      • 0.041% fail on Mounting fixings
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