FIAT Punto MOT Results

Registered in 1997
45.4% pass rate
from 335 tests in 2017
(20% worse than other 1997 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 1997 cars and highlighted areas where the FIAT Punto is unusually good or bad.

  • 21% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 6.0% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 4.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 3.9% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.30% fail on Switch
    • 3.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.4% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.2% fail on Rear lamps
    • 3.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.1% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.5% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.30% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.30% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.90% fail on Horn
    • 0.60% fail on Battery
    • 0.30% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.30% fail on Lamp
      • 0.30% fail on Tell tale
  • 21% fail on Brakes
    • 14% fail on Brake performance (59% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 8.4% fail on Front wheels (160% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 5.4% fail on Rear wheels
      • 3.9% fail on Service brake performance (120% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 2.1% fail on Brake imbalance (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 7.5% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 7.2% fail on Components
        • 3.6% fail on Pipes
        • 2.4% fail on Hoses
        • 1.2% fail on Valves (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 0.30% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.30% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.30% fail on Leaks
    • 1.8% fail on Hub components
      • 1.2% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.60% fail on Wheel cylinder (21 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.30% fail on Brake calipers
    • 1.2% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.90% fail on Mechanical components (3 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Cable (4 times worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.30% fail on Pedal
        • 0.30% fail on Condition
  • 19% fail on Suspension
    • 7.5% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 5.4% fail on Component mounting
      • 2.1% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 0.30% fail on Spring mounting
    • 5.1% fail on Shock absorbers (160% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 5.1% fail on Condition (160% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Drive shafts
      • 3.0% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 2.7% fail on Constant velocity joints
        • 0.60% fail on Drive shafts (113 times worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Radius arms (16 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (17 times worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.30% fail on Attachment
    • 1.5% fail on Sub-frames (3 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (8 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.60% fail on Attachment (8 times worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 0.90% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.90% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.60% fail on Anti-roll bars (81% better than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Condition
      • 0.30% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.60% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.60% fail on Condition
    • 0.60% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.60% fail on Rear
    • 0.60% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.30% fail on Torsion bars
      • 0.30% fail on Attachment
  • 18% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (66% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 11% fail on Exhaust system (120% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 8.4% fail on Emissions
    • 1.5% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.90% fail on Pipe
      • 0.30% fail on Cap
      • 0.30% fail on System
    • 1.5% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 16% fail on Driver's view of the road (79% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 9.9% fail on Wipers (92% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 6.6% fail on Washers (97% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 0.60% fail on Mirrors
  • 14% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (150% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 13% fail on Seat belts (190% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 13% fail on Prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.60% fail on Condition
    • 0.60% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.60% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 8.1% fail on Tyres
    • 5.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.30% fail on Size/type
  • 3.6% fail on Steering
    • 3.3% fail on Steering system
      • 3.0% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.30% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.30% fail on Power steering
      • 0.30% fail on Operation
      • 0.30% fail on Pipes and hoses
  • 3.3% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.8% fail on Body condition
    • 0.90% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.90% fail on Chassis
    • 0.30% fail on Doors
      • 0.30% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.30% fail on Seats
      • 0.30% fail on Passengers
      • 0.30% fail on Drivers
  • 1.5% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.5% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.30% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.30% fail on Attachment

Search Good Garages