Volkswagen Touran MOT Results

Registered in 2012
74.9% pass rate
from 6,017 tests in 2020
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 Touran is unusually good or bad.

  • 7.8% fail on Tyres (38% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Condition (84% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.033% fail on Size/type
  • 6.8% fail on Suspension
    • 4.2% fail on Springs (46% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Coil springs (46% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 4.2% fail on Coil spring (46% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Suspension arms (27% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Pins and bushes (59% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Ball joint (93% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.050% fail on Suspension arm
    • 1.1% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.53% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (140% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.050% fail on Anti-roll bar (4 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.050% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.017% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.017% fail on Linkage
      • 0.017% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 0.48% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.15% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.033% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.017% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.017% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
  • 6.1% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (33% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.083% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.6% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.6% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.4% fail on Side repeaters (150% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Individual direction indicators (77% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.017% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.0% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.98% fail on Headlamps (53% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.93% fail on Headlamp (53% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.050% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.017% fail on Matched pair
    • 0.50% fail on Position lamps (56% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Position lamp (55% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.35% fail on Stop lamp (81% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.27% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.20% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.20% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.18% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.017% fail on Switch
    • 0.083% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.050% fail on Electrical equipment (77% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.017% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.017% fail on Battery(ies)
  • 4.5% fail on Brakes (15% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Mechanical brake components (30% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Brake linings and pads (30% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Brake pads (29% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.61% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.017% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.017% fail on Cable
    • 1.7% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (7 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Anti-lock braking system (10 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.93% fail on Electronic stability control (6 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Electronic braking system
    • 0.73% fail on Brake performance (61% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Service brake performance (64% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.38% fail on Rbt (63% better than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.33% fail on Service brake performance (61% better than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.050% fail on Service brake imbalance (78% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (70% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on Rbt (sp) (68% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.17% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.13% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.083% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.066% fail on Parking brake performance (77% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.066% fail on Rbt (76% better than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.033% fail on Parking brake performance (87% better than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.033% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.033% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.13% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.100% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.033% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.050% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.033% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.017% fail on Pedal
    • 0.033% fail on Parking brake control (84% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Lever (81% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.017% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.017% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.017% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 3.6% fail on Visibility
    • 2.6% fail on Wipers
    • 0.86% fail on Washers (51% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.12% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.12% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.083% fail on View to rear
      • 0.083% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.033% fail on Bonnet
  • 1.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 1.00% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.65% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.60% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (100% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.033% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (83% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.033% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.017% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.017% fail on Catalytic converter
      • 0.35% fail on Spark ignition (56% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.28% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.050% fail on Catalyst emissions (82% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.017% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.100% fail on Noise suppression (5 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.083% fail on Sound deadening material (14 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Undertray
    • 0.066% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.050% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.017% fail on Transmission oil leaks
  • 0.80% fail on Steering
    • 0.66% fail on Electronic power steering (27 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.100% fail on Steering linkage components (88% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Track rod end (91% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.017% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.033% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.033% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.71% fail on Body, chassis, structure (58% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.35% fail on Transmission (50% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Drive shafts (52% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.30% fail on Joints (54% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.017% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.033% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.033% fail on Joints
    • 0.083% fail on Exhaust system (87% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.066% fail on Body
      • 0.066% fail on Other body component
    • 0.050% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.050% fail on Doors
      • 0.033% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.033% fail on Door condition
      • 0.017% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.017% fail on Door condition
    • 0.050% fail on Undertray
    • 0.033% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.033% fail on Boot lid condition
    • 0.017% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.017% fail on System
    • 0.017% fail on Seats
      • 0.017% fail on Passenger's seat
  • 0.66% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.45% fail on Seat belts (92% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Condition (98% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Requirements
    • 0.22% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.38% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.32% fail on Attachment
    • 0.066% fail on Condition
  • 0.37% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.37% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.050% fail on Seat belt installation check (7 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.050% fail on Anchorages (19 times worse than other 2012 cars)
  • 0.017% fail on Buses and coaches supplementary tests
    • 0.017% fail on Doors
      • 0.017% fail on Passenger entrance/exit doors
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