Volkswagen Touareg MOT Results

Registered in 2014
87.0% pass rate
from 3,369 tests in 2020
(34% better than other 2014 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 2014 cars and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Touareg is unusually good or bad.

  • 3.7% fail on Tyres
    • 1.8% fail on Condition
    • 1.8% fail on Tread depth (28% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.089% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.059% fail on Size/type
  • 3.4% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (41% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Rear fog lamp (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Rear fog lamp (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.83% fail on Headlamp aim (56% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.83% fail on Headlamp aim (54% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.47% fail on Headlamps (62% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Headlamp (82% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.059% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.36% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.36% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.30% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.059% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.18% fail on Stop lamp (85% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.089% fail on Position lamps (80% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Position lamp (80% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.059% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.030% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.030% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 2.4% fail on Brakes (31% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.7% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.7% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.27% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.27% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.36% fail on Brake performance (61% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Service brake performance (68% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Rbt (67% better than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.18% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.089% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.089% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.059% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.059% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.030% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.030% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.030% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
    • 0.30% fail on Parking brake control (160% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Electronic parking brake (22 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.089% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.059% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.059% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.030% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.030% fail on Pedal
  • 2.3% fail on Visibility (43% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Wipers (37% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Washers (66% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.12% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.030% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.030% fail on Bonnet
  • 0.47% fail on Identification of the vehicle (110% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.47% fail on Registration plates (110% worse than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.33% fail on Suspension (86% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Springs (67% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Coil springs (67% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.27% fail on Coil spring (67% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.059% fail on Shock absorbers (85% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.30% fail on Body, chassis, structure (68% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.089% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.089% fail on Body
      • 0.059% fail on Other body component
      • 0.030% fail on Panel
    • 0.059% fail on Transmission (85% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.059% fail on Drive shafts (84% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.059% fail on Joints (84% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.030% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.030% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.030% fail on System
  • 0.27% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.24% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.030% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.030% fail on Condition
  • 0.27% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (71% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Exhaust emissions (73% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.18% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.030% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.030% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.030% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.030% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.030% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 0.15% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.15% fail on Attachment
  • 0.030% fail on Steering
    • 0.030% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.030% fail on Track rod end
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