FIAT Cinquecento MOT Results

Registered in 1996
54.5% pass rate
from 134 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 1996 cars and highlighted areas where the FIAT Cinquecento is unusually good or bad.

  • 21% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 8.2% fail on Headlamp aim (120% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 8.2% fail on Headlamp aim (140% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Direction indicators
      • 4.5% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.0% fail on Side repeaters
        • 1.5% fail on All direction indicators (6 times worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.7% fail on Headlamp
    • 3.0% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 3.0% fail on Horn
    • 1.5% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.5% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.5% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.5% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.75% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.75% fail on Switch
    • 0.75% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.75% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.75% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 18% fail on Brakes
    • 17% fail on Brake performance (130% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 9.0% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (190% worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 9.0% fail on Rbt (sp) (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
          • 6.7% fail on Service brake imbalance (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
          • 3.0% fail on Service brake performance
      • 8.2% fail on Service brake performance (190% worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 8.2% fail on Rbt (200% worse than other 1996 cars)
          • 7.5% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
          • 1.5% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 8.2% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (160% worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 8.2% fail on Rbt (sp) (180% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 2.2% fail on Rbt
          • 1.5% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.75% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.75% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.75% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
    • 0.75% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.75% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.75% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.75% fail on Lever
    • 0.75% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.75% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.75% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.75% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.75% fail on Other braking system component
  • 15% fail on Suspension
    • 7.5% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 3.7% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.2% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.75% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.75% fail on Ball joint
    • 2.2% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 2.2% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.5% fail on Springs
      • 0.75% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.75% fail on Coil spring
      • 0.75% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.75% fail on Axles
      • 0.75% fail on Axle
    • 0.75% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.75% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.75% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.75% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.75% fail on Ball joint
  • 13% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 3.7% fail on Fuel system (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (9 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Pipe (5 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Transmission
      • 3.0% fail on Drive shafts
        • 3.0% fail on Joints
      • 0.75% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.75% fail on Joints
    • 3.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.5% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.5% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.5% fail on Chassis
      • 1.5% fail on Chassis condition
    • 1.5% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.75% fail on Load security
      • 0.75% fail on Tailgate
        • 0.75% fail on Tailgate condition
    • 0.75% fail on Seats
      • 0.75% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.75% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.75% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 9.7% fail on Visibility
    • 6.0% fail on Washers
    • 3.0% fail on Wipers
    • 0.75% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.75% fail on View to rear
      • 0.75% fail on Mirrors
  • 8.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.0% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 6.0% fail on Spark ignition
        • 3.7% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 2.2% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.75% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.75% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.75% fail on Catalytic converter
    • 2.2% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 1.5% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.75% fail on Other leaks
  • 4.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 4.5% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.0% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.5% fail on Condition
  • 1.5% fail on Steering
    • 0.75% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.75% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.75% fail on Power steering
      • 0.75% fail on Rams
  • 1.5% fail on Tyres
    • 0.75% fail on Condition
    • 0.75% fail on Tread depth
  • 0.75% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.75% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.75% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.75% fail on Condition

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