FIAT Multipla MOT Results

Registered in 2008
52.8% pass rate
from 218 tests in 2020
(21% 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.

  • 28% fail on Suspension (92% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 17% fail on Suspension arms (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 12% fail on Pins and bushes (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Ball joint (92% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Ball joint dust cover (140% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Suspension arm
    • 8.3% fail on Anti-roll bars (100% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Linkage ball joints (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (4.3% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.92% fail on Ball joint (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.92% fail on Ball joint dust cover (47% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Linkage
    • 3.7% fail on Springs (21% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Coil springs (20% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 3.2% fail on Coil spring (30% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.46% fail on Mounting
    • 2.3% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Sub-frames (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.92% fail on Sub-frame (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.46% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.4% fail on Shock absorbers (18% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.92% fail on Wheel bearings (10.0% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.92% fail on Other suspension component (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.92% fail on Ball joint (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
  • 18% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (32% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 7.3% fail on Stop lamp (82% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 5.5% fail on Headlamps (52% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 5.5% fail on Headlamp (59% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Direction indicators (55% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Flashing type (55% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 2.8% fail on Individual direction indicators (100% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.46% fail on Side repeaters
    • 3.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (44% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamp aim (21% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Headlamp aim (28% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.3% fail on Electrical equipment (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Battery(ies) (8 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Horn
  • 16% fail on Brakes (58% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 11% fail on Brake performance (110% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 6.0% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (160% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 6.0% fail on Rbt (sp) (170% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Parking brake performance (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 4.1% fail on Rbt (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 3.7% fail on Parking brake performance (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 0.46% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 3.7% fail on Service brake performance (48% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 3.7% fail on Rbt (52% worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 3.2% fail on Service brake performance (56% worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 0.92% fail on Service brake imbalance (83% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 2.3% fail on Rbt (sp) (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 2.3% fail on Service brake imbalance (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Mechanical brake components (20% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Brake discs and drums (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 2.8% fail on Brake discs (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Brake linings and pads (43% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Brake pads (43% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.92% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.92% fail on Cable (8 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.92% fail on Pedal (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Hand lever
    • 1.4% fail on Flexible brake hoses (7 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.46% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.46% fail on Lever
    • 0.46% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.46% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.46% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.46% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.46% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
  • 9.2% fail on Body, chassis, structure (56% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on Exhaust system (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Integral vehicle structure (7 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (9 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Transmission (47% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Drive shafts (45% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Joints (44% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.92% fail on Fuel system (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.92% fail on Tank (17 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.46% fail on Chassis
      • 0.46% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.46% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.46% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.46% fail on Body
      • 0.46% fail on Other body component
    • 0.46% fail on Doors
      • 0.46% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.46% fail on Door condition
  • 8.3% fail on Tyres (18% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 5.5% fail on Condition (79% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Tread depth (11% better than other 2008 cars)
  • 7.3% fail on Steering (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 6.9% fail on Steering linkage components (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 6.4% fail on Track rod end (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.46% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.46% fail on Steering rack
  • 7.3% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (45% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 6.9% fail on Exhaust emissions (44% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 5.5% fail on Compression ignition (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 2.8% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Emissions not tested (8 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.92% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.92% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (60 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.46% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.46% fail on Other emission control equipment
        • 0.46% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
      • 1.8% fail on Spark ignition (44% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (13% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.46% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.92% fail on Fluid leaks (170% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.92% fail on Engine oil leaks (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
  • 5.0% fail on Visibility (16% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Wipers (27% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Washers (36% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.46% fail on Bonnet
  • 2.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (69% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Seat belts (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Prescribed areas (7 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Condition
Read the Honest John Review

Search Good Garages