FIAT Multipla MOT Results

Registered in 2008
46.7% pass rate
from 272 tests in 2020
(35% worse than other 2008 cars)
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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the FIAT Multipla is unusually good or bad.

  • 29% fail on Suspension (110% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 13% fail on Suspension arms (190% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 9.9% fail on Pins and bushes (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.5% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.37% fail on Suspension arm
    • 12% fail on Anti-roll bars (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 5.9% fail on Linkage ball joints (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 1.5% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.74% fail on Pins and bushes (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.37% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.37% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 7.0% fail on Springs
      • 5.5% fail on Coil springs
        • 5.1% fail on Coil spring
        • 0.37% fail on Mounting
      • 1.5% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas (88 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Wheel bearings (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.1% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.74% fail on Sub-frame (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 1.1% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.74% fail on Axles (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Swivel pins and bushes (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.74% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.37% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.37% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 20% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.1% fail on Headlamp
    • 5.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 5.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.3% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.1% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.37% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.37% fail on Switch
    • 1.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.5% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.74% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.37% fail on Horn
    • 0.74% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.74% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.74% fail on Rear fog lamp
  • 17% fail on Brakes (84% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 13% fail on Brake performance (190% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 7.0% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 7.0% fail on Rbt (sp) (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 5.1% fail on Service brake performance (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 5.1% fail on Rbt (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 4.4% fail on Service brake performance (140% worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 0.37% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.37% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 3.3% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 2.9% fail on Rbt (sp) (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 2.9% fail on Service brake imbalance (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 0.74% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.37% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.37% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 3.3% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 2.9% fail on Rbt (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 2.9% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.37% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.37% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 3.7% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.8% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.8% fail on Brake discs
      • 1.5% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (9 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Cable (14 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.74% fail on Brake pads
    • 1.1% fail on Flexible brake hoses (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.74% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.37% fail on Pedal
      • 0.37% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.74% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.74% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder (17 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.37% fail on Lever
    • 0.37% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.37% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.37% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 11% fail on Body, chassis, structure (100% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Exhaust system (200% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Transmission
      • 2.9% fail on Drive shafts
        • 2.9% fail on Joints
    • 1.5% fail on Fuel system (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Tank
      • 0.37% fail on System
    • 0.74% fail on Integral vehicle structure (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (7 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.37% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.37% fail on Body
      • 0.37% fail on Panel
    • 0.37% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.37% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 11% fail on Tyres (62% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Condition (100% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 5.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.37% fail on Size/type
  • 10% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (100% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 9.6% fail on Exhaust emissions (100% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 6.6% fail on Compression ignition (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 3.7% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 1.8% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.74% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.74% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.37% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
      • 2.9% fail on Spark ignition
        • 2.9% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.37% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 0.74% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.37% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.37% fail on Other leaks
  • 6.3% fail on Steering (180% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Steering linkage components (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 6.3% fail on Track rod end (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
  • 5.5% fail on Visibility
    • 2.2% fail on Wipers
    • 1.1% fail on Condition of glass (8 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Windscreen (8 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Washers
    • 0.74% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.37% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.37% fail on View to rear
      • 0.37% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 2.2% fail on Seat belts (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Prescribed areas (7 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Condition
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