FIAT Multipla MOT Results

Registered in 2003
45.2% pass rate
from 352 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 2003 cars and highlighted areas where the FIAT Multipla is unusually good or bad.

  • 30% fail on Suspension (66% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 13% fail on Suspension arms (100% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 8.2% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.4% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.57% fail on Suspension arm
    • 10% fail on Anti-roll bars (81% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Linkage ball joints (110% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 1.4% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.85% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.85% fail on Linkage
      • 0.57% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.28% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.28% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 4.5% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (100% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Shock absorbers (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Sub-frames (7 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Sub-frame (5 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Pins and bushes (21 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (5 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Springs
      • 2.3% fail on Coil springs
        • 2.3% fail on Coil spring
        • 0.28% fail on Mounting
      • 0.28% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.1% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.57% fail on Axles
      • 0.57% fail on Swivel pins and bushes (5 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.57% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.28% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.28% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.28% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.28% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.28% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.28% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.28% fail on Suspension rod
  • 23% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 7.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 7.7% fail on Headlamp
    • 7.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 5.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.85% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.6% fail on Position lamp
    • 2.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.3% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.3% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.7% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.28% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.28% fail on Side repeaters
    • 2.3% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.1% fail on Horn
      • 0.57% fail on Electrical wiring (8 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.57% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 2.0% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 2.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.7% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.28% fail on Switch
    • 0.28% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.28% fail on Switch
    • 0.28% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 23% fail on Brakes (50% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 16% fail on Brake performance (100% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 13% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 13% fail on Rbt (sp) (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.28% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 5.4% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 5.4% fail on Rbt (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 4.5% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 1.1% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (5 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.4% fail on Rbt
          • 3.4% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.1% fail on Brake performance not tested (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.28% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.28% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 8.5% fail on Mechanical brake components (150% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 4.0% fail on Brake pads
        • 0.28% fail on Brake linings
      • 2.8% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 2.8% fail on Brake discs (130% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (7 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Cable (8 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.28% fail on Linkage
    • 2.3% fail on Other components and prescribed areas (37 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Prescribed areas (66 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings (436 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.28% fail on Other braking system component
    • 1.7% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.85% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.85% fail on Lever
    • 0.85% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.57% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.28% fail on Pedal
      • 0.28% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.57% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.57% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.28% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.28% fail on Brake fluid
  • 13% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 4.8% fail on Transmission
      • 4.8% fail on Drive shafts
        • 4.8% fail on Joints
    • 2.6% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.7% fail on Chassis (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Chassis condition
      • 0.28% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 1.7% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.57% fail on Tank
      • 0.57% fail on Pipe
      • 0.28% fail on Hose
      • 0.28% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.85% fail on Body
      • 0.57% fail on Other body component
      • 0.28% fail on Body condition
    • 0.57% fail on Doors
      • 0.57% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.57% fail on Door condition
    • 0.28% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.28% fail on Seats
      • 0.28% fail on Passenger's seat
  • 13% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 7.4% fail on Seat belts (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 5.4% fail on Prescribed areas (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
  • 11% fail on Visibility
    • 6.0% fail on Wipers
    • 5.1% fail on Washers
    • 0.57% fail on View to rear
      • 0.57% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.28% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.28% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.28% fail on Windscreen
  • 9.7% fail on Tyres
    • 6.0% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.7% fail on Condition
    • 0.85% fail on Size/type
  • 8.0% fail on Steering
    • 7.1% fail on Steering linkage components (91% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 6.5% fail on Track rod end (92% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.28% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.57% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.57% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.57% fail on Power steering
      • 0.28% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.28% fail on Other components
  • 5.7% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 5.1% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 3.1% fail on Compression ignition (140% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 2.3% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Emissions not tested (4 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.28% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 2.0% fail on Spark ignition (70% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.85% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (75% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.28% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.57% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.57% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 1.1% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plates

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