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Volkswagen LT28 MOT Results

43.4% pass rate
from 53 tests in 2020
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 pre-1990 vans and highlighted areas where the Volkswagen LT28 is unusually good or bad.

  • 32% fail on Brakes (120% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 25% fail on Brake performance (120% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 13% fail on Service brake performance
        • 13% fail on Rbt
          • 9.4% fail on Service brake performance
          • 5.7% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 9.4% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 9.4% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 7.5% fail on Service brake performance (3 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
          • 3.8% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 7.5% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 7.5% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 1.9% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.8% fail on Flexible brake hoses (5 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 3.8% fail on Load sensing valves (9 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 1.9% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.9% fail on Master cylinder
    • 1.9% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.9% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.9% fail on Brake pads
  • 30% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 11% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (2 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 11% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 9.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.9% fail on Switch
    • 9.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 7.5% fail on Headlamp
      • 1.9% fail on Dipswitch
    • 9.4% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (2 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 5.7% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.9% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.8% fail on Position lamp
    • 3.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.8% fail on Hazard warning (5 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 3.8% fail on Switch (5 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 3.8% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 3.8% fail on Horn
  • 23% fail on Suspension
    • 7.5% fail on Suspension arms
      • 5.7% fail on Pins and bushes (6 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 5.7% fail on Ball joint (4 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 7.5% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 5.7% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 5.7% fail on Springs
      • 5.7% fail on Leaf springs (16 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 3.8% fail on Leaf spring (54 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 1.9% fail on Anchor pins and bushes
    • 5.7% fail on Shock absorbers (8 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 3.8% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 3.8% fail on Pins and bushes (9 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
  • 15% fail on Steering (160% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 11% fail on Steering linkage components (3 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 3.8% fail on Ball joint (13 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 3.8% fail on Drag link end (13 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 3.8% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.9% fail on Other components
        • 1.9% fail on Steering component
    • 3.8% fail on Steering coupling (31 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 3.8% fail on Flexible coupling (48 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 1.9% fail on Steering gear
      • 1.9% fail on Steering box
    • 1.9% fail on Steering play
      • 1.9% fail on Steering box
  • 11% fail on Visibility
    • 7.5% fail on Wipers
    • 7.5% fail on Washers
  • 9.4% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 3.8% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.9% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.9% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.9% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.9% fail on System
    • 1.9% fail on Bumpers
    • 1.9% fail on Floor
    • 1.9% fail on Seats
      • 1.9% fail on Driver's seat
  • 9.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 3.8% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 3.8% fail on Compression ignition
        • 3.8% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (12 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 3.8% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 3.8% fail on Engine oil leaks
    • 1.9% fail on Noise suppression
      • 1.9% fail on Sound deadening material
  • 5.7% fail on Tyres
    • 3.8% fail on Condition
    • 1.9% fail on Size/type
  • 3.8% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 3.8% fail on Registration plates
  • 3.8% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 3.8% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.8% fail on Prescribed areas