Volkswagen Touareg MOT Results

Registered in 2016
83.2% pass rate
from 4,144 tests in 2020
(34% worse than other 2016 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 2016 cars and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Touareg is unusually good or bad.

  • 7.2% fail on Visibility (150% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 6.5% fail on Wipers (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.68% fail on Washers
    • 0.12% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.072% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.072% fail on Windscreen
  • 3.8% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 1.8% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (11 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Rear fog lamp (11 times worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 1.8% fail on Rear fog lamp (11 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Front fog lamps
        • 0.024% fail on Front fog lamps
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.46% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.27% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.024% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.17% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.17% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.17% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.072% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.072% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.072% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.048% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.024% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.024% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 3.2% fail on Tyres
    • 1.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.072% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.024% fail on Size/type
  • 2.8% fail on Brakes (38% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Mechanical brake components (58% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Brake linings and pads (67% worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 2.2% fail on Brake pads (68% worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.024% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.17% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.17% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.41% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.27% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.27% fail on Rbt
          • 0.14% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.12% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.072% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.072% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (35 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.048% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.024% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
        • 0.024% fail on Gradient tester (sp)
      • 0.024% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.097% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.097% fail on Electronic parking brake (6 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.097% fail on Flexible brake hoses (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.048% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.024% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.024% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.024% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.024% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.024% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.024% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 0.46% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.39% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (3 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.048% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.048% fail on Condition
    • 0.024% fail on Airbags
      • 0.024% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.46% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.43% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.34% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.34% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (180% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.097% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.097% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.024% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.024% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 0.31% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.31% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.14% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.048% fail on Transmission
      • 0.048% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.048% fail on Joints
    • 0.048% fail on Body
      • 0.024% fail on Panel
      • 0.024% fail on Other body component
    • 0.024% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.024% fail on System
    • 0.024% fail on Doors
      • 0.024% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.024% fail on Door condition
  • 0.097% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.097% fail on Attachment
  • 0.048% fail on Suspension (92% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.024% fail on Springs
      • 0.024% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.024% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.024% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.024% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 0.024% fail on Steering
    • 0.024% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.024% fail on Steering rack
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