Volkswagen Touran MOT Results

Registered in 2006
51.9% pass rate
from 9,117 tests in 2020
(11% worse than other 2006 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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen Touran is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Suspension (41% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 11% fail on Anti-roll bars (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 6.1% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.44% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.14% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.12% fail on Anti-roll bar (140% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Linkage (61% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.011% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.011% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 9.9% fail on Suspension arms (82% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 8.5% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint (52% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Ball joint dust cover (36% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Suspension arm
    • 4.7% fail on Springs
      • 4.7% fail on Coil springs
        • 4.7% fail on Coil spring
        • 0.033% fail on Mounting
    • 2.3% fail on Shock absorbers (41% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Wheel bearings (56% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (64% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.099% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.088% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.077% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.022% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.022% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.13% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.077% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.11% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.055% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.033% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.022% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.033% fail on Sub-frames (90% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Sub-frame (84% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.022% fail on Axles (87% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Swivel pins and bushes (85% better than other 2006 cars)
  • 15% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (16% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on Stop lamp (15% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim (19% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.055% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (85% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Direction indicators (22% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Flashing type (22% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.3% fail on Individual direction indicators (24% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.81% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.099% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.022% fail on Switch
    • 2.3% fail on Position lamps (27% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Position lamp (28% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.077% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.9% fail on Headlamps (57% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Headlamp (58% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.099% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 1.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (29% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.42% fail on Electrical equipment (41% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Horn
      • 0.11% fail on Battery(ies) (57% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.033% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.39% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (52% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Rear fog lamp (53% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.37% fail on Rear fog lamp (53% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.033% fail on Switch
      • 0.011% fail on Front fog lamps
        • 0.011% fail on Front fog lamps
    • 0.022% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.022% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
      • 0.011% fail on Main beam tell-tale
    • 0.011% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 12% fail on Body, chassis, structure (62% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 9.8% fail on Transmission (200% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 9.4% fail on Drive shafts (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 9.4% fail on Joints (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.044% fail on Flexible couplings
        • 0.033% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.39% fail on Prop shafts (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.39% fail on Joints (200% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.81% fail on Exhaust system (70% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Doors
      • 0.35% fail on Other passenger's door (61% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.35% fail on Door condition (63% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.15% fail on Door condition
      • 0.033% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.033% fail on Door condition
    • 0.37% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.16% fail on Pipe (180% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.088% fail on System
      • 0.066% fail on Hose (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (74% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Body (66% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Other body component
      • 0.14% fail on Panel
    • 0.18% fail on Boot lid (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Boot lid condition (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Other boot lid component (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Integral vehicle structure (52% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (53% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.011% fail on Sub-frame condition
    • 0.12% fail on Undertray
    • 0.11% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.044% fail on Chassis (75% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.044% fail on Chassis condition (74% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.033% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.033% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.022% fail on Floor
    • 0.022% fail on Seats (87% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.011% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.011% fail on Load security
      • 0.011% fail on Tailgate
        • 0.011% fail on Tailgate condition
  • 10% fail on Tyres (41% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Tread depth (24% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on Condition (71% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.099% fail on Size/type (65% better than other 2006 cars)
  • 9.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (61% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 9.5% fail on Exhaust emissions (64% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 6.3% fail on Compression ignition (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 4.2% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.27% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.18% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.033% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.022% fail on Other emission control equipment
          • 0.011% fail on Exhaust gas recirculation valve
        • 0.022% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
      • 3.3% fail on Spark ignition (22% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.3% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 1.1% fail on Catalyst emissions (42% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.33% fail on Emissions not tested (37% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.077% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.011% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.011% fail on NOx sensor
    • 0.34% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.29% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.044% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.011% fail on Transmission oil leaks
    • 0.18% fail on Noise suppression (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Sound deadening material (9 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Undertray
  • 8.7% fail on Brakes (29% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Brake performance (42% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Service brake performance (24% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Rbt (23% better than other 2006 cars)
          • 1.6% fail on Service brake performance (24% better than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.52% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.033% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.022% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
          • 0.011% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.6% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (54% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Rbt (sp) (52% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.011% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 0.70% fail on Parking brake performance (54% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.65% fail on Rbt (56% better than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.55% fail on Parking brake performance (58% better than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.088% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.011% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.044% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.022% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.011% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.011% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.011% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.011% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.43% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (40% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.41% fail on Rbt (sp) (42% better than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.30% fail on Service brake imbalance (47% better than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.14% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.022% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.011% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.011% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.066% fail on Brake performance not tested (66% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.9% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.8% fail on Brake pads
        • 0.022% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.86% fail on Brake discs and drums (36% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.86% fail on Brake discs (35% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.16% fail on Cable
        • 0.033% fail on Lever
        • 0.011% fail on Linkage
    • 2.1% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (91% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Anti-lock braking system (38% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Electronic stability control (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Electronic braking system
    • 0.24% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.14% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.066% fail on Servos (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.011% fail on Valves
    • 0.20% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (53% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.033% fail on Pedal (81% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.19% fail on Air and vacuum systems (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.077% fail on Servos (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Leaks (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.044% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up (12 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Operation
    • 0.14% fail on Parking brake control (71% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Lever (67% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.12% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.022% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.088% fail on Rigid brake pipes (96% better than other 2006 cars)
  • 7.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Seat belts (64% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Condition (150% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.066% fail on Requirements
      • 0.011% fail on Attachment
      • 0.011% fail on Pre-tensioners
    • 0.25% fail on Airbags (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Drivers airbag (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 6.9% fail on Visibility
    • 3.9% fail on Washers (23% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Wipers (20% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on View to rear
      • 0.32% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.23% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.21% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.20% fail on Windscreen
      • 0.011% fail on Window
    • 0.088% fail on Bonnet
  • 0.99% fail on Steering (70% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.60% fail on Steering linkage components (76% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Track rod end (76% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Ball joint (87% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Locking devices
      • 0.011% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.011% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.25% fail on Electronic power steering (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.066% fail on Steering gear (85% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Steering rack (87% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Operation
    • 0.033% fail on Power steering (86% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Operation
      • 0.011% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.011% fail on Pump
    • 0.022% fail on Steering column
    • 0.022% fail on Steering play (85% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Steering rack (85% better than other 2006 cars)
  • 0.69% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.69% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.49% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.46% fail on Attachment
    • 0.033% fail on Condition (78% better than other 2006 cars)
  • 0.055% fail on Seat belt installation check (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.044% fail on Anchorages (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.011% fail on Belt(s)/padding
  • 0.022% fail on Buses and coaches supplementary tests (15 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.022% fail on Doors (17 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Emergency exits
      • 0.011% fail on Passenger entrance/exit doors
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