FIAT Bravo MOT Results

Registered in 2009
54.4% pass rate
from 2,681 tests in 2020
(27% worse than other 2009 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 2009 cars and highlighted areas where the FIAT Bravo is unusually good or bad.

  • 19% fail on Suspension (49% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 11% fail on Springs (170% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 11% fail on Coil springs (170% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 11% fail on Coil spring (170% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.037% fail on Mounting
    • 4.9% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.5% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.9% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.41% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.075% fail on Suspension arm
    • 2.5% fail on Anti-roll bars (30% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.86% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.34% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.15% fail on Ball joint dust cover (72% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Linkage
      • 0.037% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.037% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 2.1% fail on Shock absorbers (46% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.86% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.22% fail on Axles
      • 0.19% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
      • 0.037% fail on Axle
    • 0.15% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.075% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.037% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.037% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.11% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.075% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.037% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.037% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.075% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.037% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.037% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 14% fail on Brakes (77% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 7.6% fail on Mechanical brake components (130% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 5.7% fail on Brake linings and pads (140% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 5.6% fail on Brake pads (140% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.037% fail on Brake linings
      • 2.3% fail on Brake discs and drums (110% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 2.3% fail on Brake discs (110% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (4 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.41% fail on Cable (4 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.075% fail on Lever
        • 0.037% fail on Rod
    • 7.0% fail on Brake performance (85% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (160% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 4.1% fail on Rbt (sp) (180% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Service brake performance (37% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 2.9% fail on Rbt (40% worse than other 2009 cars)
          • 2.1% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.0% fail on Service brake imbalance (130% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Parking brake performance (180% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Rbt (190% worse than other 2009 cars)
          • 1.7% fail on Parking brake performance (190% worse than other 2009 cars)
          • 0.26% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.75% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.75% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.63% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.11% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.075% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.63% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.63% fail on Lever (100% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (5 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.45% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.45% fail on Hand lever (130% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.26% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.075% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.26% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.11% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.075% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.037% fail on Reservoirs
  • 13% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.4% fail on Stop lamp (49% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.2% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.037% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 3.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.30% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.86% fail on Position lamps (62% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.86% fail on Position lamp (61% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.41% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.37% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.037% fail on Switch
    • 0.41% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.19% fail on Horn
      • 0.11% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.11% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.37% fail on Direction indicators (79% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Flashing type (79% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.30% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.075% fail on Individual direction indicators (93% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.15% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.037% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.037% fail on Switch
  • 9.2% fail on Visibility (68% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 6.9% fail on Washers (160% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Wipers
    • 0.37% fail on Driver's view (160% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.15% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.037% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.037% fail on View to rear
      • 0.037% fail on Mirrors
  • 8.5% fail on Body, chassis, structure (110% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Exhaust system (200% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Transmission (46% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Drive shafts (44% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 2.2% fail on Joints (43% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.037% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.15% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.15% fail on Joints
    • 0.75% fail on Doors (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Driver's door (6 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.48% fail on Door condition (7 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.19% fail on Door condition
      • 0.075% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.075% fail on Door condition
    • 0.41% fail on Engine mounting (10 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Engine mounting condition (12 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Bracket
    • 0.34% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.19% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.11% fail on Tank
      • 0.037% fail on Hose
    • 0.19% fail on Undertray (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Body
      • 0.11% fail on Other body component
    • 0.075% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.075% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.075% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.037% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.037% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 8.4% fail on Tyres (27% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 5.3% fail on Tread depth (35% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Condition
    • 0.30% fail on Size/type
  • 6.3% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (67% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Exhaust emissions (65% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Spark ignition (46% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Catalyst emissions (63% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.82% fail on Emissions not tested (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.71% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.037% fail on Non catalyst emissions
      • 2.9% fail on Compression ignition (96% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (80% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.90% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (93% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.37% fail on Emissions not tested (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (6 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.037% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
    • 0.45% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.30% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.15% fail on Transmission oil leaks (8 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.037% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.037% fail on Sound deadening material
  • 3.7% fail on Steering (91% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Steering linkage components (100% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Track rod end (110% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.22% fail on Steering play (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Steering rack (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.11% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.075% fail on Steering coupling (11 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.075% fail on Universal joint (13 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.075% fail on Electronic power steering
  • 0.82% fail on Identification of the vehicle (77% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.82% fail on Registration plates (77% worse than other 2009 cars)
  • 0.67% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.37% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.26% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.11% fail on Requirements (5 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Condition
      • 0.037% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.037% fail on Airbags
      • 0.037% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.15% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.15% fail on Attachment
Read the Honest John Review

  • Fiat Bravo (2007 - 2014)
    Roomy cabin and big boot. Five-star Euro NCAP crash test rating. Excellent 1.4 T-Jet petrol. Strong MultiJet diesels.

    Search Good Garages