FIAT Multipla MOT Results

Registered in 2005
46.0% pass rate
from 439 tests in 2020
(20% worse than other 2005 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 2005 cars and highlighted areas where the FIAT Multipla is unusually good or bad.

  • 31% fail on Suspension (78% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 16% fail on Suspension arms (170% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 10% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 5.0% fail on Ball joint (95% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.23% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 13% fail on Anti-roll bars (130% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 5.2% fail on Linkage ball joints (180% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 2.1% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 1.1% fail on Pins and bushes (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Anti-roll bar (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (9 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Linkage
      • 0.23% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.23% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 3.9% fail on Sub-frames (9 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Sub-frame (13 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (12 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.23% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 3.4% fail on Springs
      • 3.0% fail on Coil springs
        • 2.5% fail on Coil spring
        • 0.46% fail on Mounting (13 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas (25 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (170% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.6% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.4% fail on Macpherson strut (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.91% fail on Pins and bushes (11 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 1.1% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.46% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.46% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.23% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.23% fail on Axles
      • 0.23% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
  • 21% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 6.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 5.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.68% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 5.0% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.0% fail on Headlamp
    • 3.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.8% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 1.4% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.46% fail on All direction indicators
    • 2.5% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.4% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.23% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.4% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.68% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.46% fail on Horn
      • 0.23% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.23% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.23% fail on Switch
    • 0.23% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.23% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.23% fail on Rear fog lamp
  • 18% fail on Brakes (36% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 14% fail on Brake performance (97% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 8.9% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (110% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 8.7% fail on Rbt (sp) (120% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.23% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 4.8% fail on Service brake performance
        • 4.6% fail on Rbt
          • 3.4% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.23% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.23% fail on Service brake performance
      • 3.4% fail on Parking brake performance (98% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 3.4% fail on Rbt (110% worse than other 2005 cars)
          • 3.2% fail on Parking brake performance (120% worse than other 2005 cars)
          • 0.23% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 3.2% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 3.2% fail on Rbt (sp) (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
          • 3.2% fail on Service brake imbalance (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
          • 0.46% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.23% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 4.1% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.8% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.6% fail on Brake discs
        • 0.23% fail on Brake drums
      • 1.6% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Cable (7 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.4% fail on Brake pads
    • 1.8% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 1.8% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 1.6% fail on Parking brake control (200% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Lever (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (4 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder (15 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.46% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.23% fail on Master cylinder
      • 0.23% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.46% fail on Rigid brake pipes (84% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.23% fail on Leaks
    • 0.23% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 12% fail on Body, chassis, structure (42% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Exhaust system (97% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Transmission
      • 3.6% fail on Drive shafts
        • 3.6% fail on Joints
      • 0.23% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.23% fail on Joints
    • 1.1% fail on Chassis (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Chassis condition (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Doors
      • 0.68% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.68% fail on Door condition
      • 0.46% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.46% fail on Door condition
      • 0.23% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.23% fail on Door condition
    • 0.68% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.68% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.46% fail on Spare wheel (14 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Spare wheel condition
      • 0.23% fail on Carrier
    • 0.23% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.23% fail on System
    • 0.23% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.23% fail on Towbar
      • 0.23% fail on Safety device
    • 0.23% fail on Seats
      • 0.23% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.23% fail on Cabs
      • 0.23% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 12% fail on Tyres (58% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 7.3% fail on Condition (130% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 6.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.23% fail on Size/type
  • 10% fail on Visibility
    • 5.2% fail on Wipers
    • 3.6% fail on Washers
    • 0.91% fail on Condition of glass (4 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.91% fail on Windscreen (4 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.91% fail on View to rear
      • 0.91% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.23% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.23% fail on Bonnet
  • 7.5% fail on Steering (81% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 7.1% fail on Steering linkage components (130% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 7.1% fail on Track rod end (150% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.23% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.23% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.23% fail on Power steering
      • 0.23% fail on Other components
  • 7.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (180% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.6% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.68% fail on Condition
      • 0.23% fail on Requirements
      • 0.23% fail on Load limiters
    • 0.23% fail on Airbags
      • 0.23% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 7.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 7.1% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 5.2% fail on Compression ignition (200% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 2.5% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (150% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Emissions not tested (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.23% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
      • 1.8% fail on Spark ignition (63% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.68% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (76% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.23% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.23% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.23% fail on Engine oil leaks
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