FIAT Punto MOT Results

Registered in 2008
55.9% pass rate
from 15,880 tests in 2017
(19% worse than other 2008 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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the FIAT Punto is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (8.6% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 7.8% fail on Position lamps (59% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 5.2% fail on Front lamps (35% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Rear lamps (170% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.088% fail on All position lamps (140% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.069% fail on Switch (29 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 5.2% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.0% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 3.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.4% fail on Direction indicators (33% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Flashing type (33% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 1.8% fail on Individual lamps (60% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.32% fail on Side repeaters (39% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.31% fail on All direction indicators (92% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.063% fail on Switch (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.0063% fail on Tell tales
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamps (35% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Headlamp (37% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Switch (11 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.0063% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.0063% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.0063% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.0063% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.0063% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.0063% fail on Matched pair
      • 0.0063% fail on Dipswitch
    • 0.90% fail on Rear fog lamp (88% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.89% fail on Fog lamp (91% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.013% fail on Switch
    • 0.33% fail on Battery
    • 0.33% fail on Horn
    • 0.094% fail on Electrical wiring (180% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.050% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.044% fail on Lamp (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.0063% fail on Switch
      • 0.0063% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.050% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (61% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.031% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 20% fail on Suspension (46% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 9.4% fail on Anti-roll bars (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 7.9% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (200% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.025% fail on Condition
      • 0.0063% fail on Attachment
    • 8.6% fail on Coil springs (75% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 8.5% fail on Condition (74% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Location
    • 2.6% fail on Shock absorbers (96% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Condition (96% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Drive shafts (77% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Front drive shafts (77% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.43% fail on Constant velocity joints (78% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.013% fail on Couplings
      • 0.0063% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.0063% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.35% fail on Sub-frames (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Condition (8 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.0063% fail on Attachment
    • 0.34% fail on Wheel bearings (48% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Rear (37% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Front (63% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Suspension arms (88% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (88% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.0063% fail on Condition
      • 0.0063% fail on Attachment
    • 0.23% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.23% fail on Condition
    • 0.21% fail on Tie bars/rods (110% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.0063% fail on Condition
    • 0.11% fail on Front suspension joints (82% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.076% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.044% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.013% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.013% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.013% fail on Trailing arms (95% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (94% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.0063% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.0063% fail on Condition
    • 0.0063% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.0063% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.0063% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 10% fail on Brakes (28% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 6.4% fail on Brake performance (81% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Rear wheels (98% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.77% fail on Front wheels (23% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.057% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.025% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.025% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.1% fail on Hub components
      • 2.4% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.90% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.038% fail on Brake calipers (62% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.0063% fail on Brake drums
    • 0.61% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.60% fail on Condition
      • 0.0063% fail on Fitment
    • 0.40% fail on ABS
    • 0.36% fail on Service brake control components (200% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Pedal (200% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.35% fail on Anti-slip (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.0063% fail on Condition
    • 0.33% fail on Hydraulic systems (76% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Components (77% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on Hoses
        • 0.044% fail on Pipes (95% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.013% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.013% fail on Servos
        • 0.0063% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.038% fail on Leaks (67% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (80% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.0063% fail on Operation
    • 0.18% fail on Mechanical components (160% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Cable (160% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.025% fail on Lever
    • 0.094% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.044% fail on Electronic stability system (70% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.025% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.025% fail on Components
        • 0.019% fail on Servos
        • 0.0063% fail on Hoses
    • 0.0063% fail on Additional braking devices
    • 0.0063% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.0063% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.0063% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
  • 8.9% fail on Tyres (14% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on Tread depth (18% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Condition (13% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Size/type
    • 0.063% fail on Valve stem
  • 8.4% fail on Driver's view of the road (44% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Wipers (34% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Washers (71% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.50% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.30% fail on Mirrors (57% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.031% fail on Bonnet (75% better than other 2008 cars)
  • 6.1% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (110% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Emissions (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Exhaust system (100% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.72% fail on Emissions not tested (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Fuel system (44% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Cap (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on System (67% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Tank
      • 0.019% fail on Pipe
      • 0.0063% fail on Hose
  • 1.8% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (190% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Doors (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Passengers other (7 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.094% fail on Drivers
      • 0.050% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.21% fail on Seats (110% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Passengers (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on Drivers
    • 0.21% fail on Body condition
    • 0.11% fail on Engine mountings (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.076% fail on Body security (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.038% fail on Load security
      • 0.019% fail on Bootlid
      • 0.013% fail on Tailgate
      • 0.0063% fail on Access panel
    • 0.025% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.025% fail on Chassis
  • 1.4% fail on Steering
    • 0.96% fail on Steering system (31% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Track rod end (22% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Steering rack (41% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.044% fail on Ball joint (63% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Free play
        • 0.031% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.025% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.013% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.013% fail on Other components
        • 0.013% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.26% fail on Steering control (9 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Steering lock (30 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Steering column
      • 0.013% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.013% fail on Universal joint
      • 0.0063% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.13% fail on Power steering
      • 0.088% fail on Operation
      • 0.038% fail on Electronic power steering
    • 0.076% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.019% fail on Locking devices
  • 1.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (28% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.79% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (50% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (37% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Drivers airbag (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.0063% fail on Passengers airbag
    • 0.41% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.33% fail on Condition
      • 0.050% fail on Requirements
      • 0.025% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0063% fail on Installation check
        • 0.0063% fail on Anchorage's
      • 0.0063% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.39% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.25% fail on Attachment
    • 0.14% fail on Condition
  • 0.38% fail on Registration plates and VIN (35% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on Registration plate (35% better than other 2008 cars)

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