FIAT Punto MOT Results

Registered in 2011
64.9% pass rate
from 5,007 tests in 2017
(42% worse than other 2011 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 2011 cars and highlighted areas where the FIAT Punto is unusually good or bad.

  • 17% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (67% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 6.4% fail on Headlamp aim (120% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Direction indicators (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on Flashing type (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 3.8% fail on Individual lamps (6 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.56% fail on All direction indicators (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.100% fail on Side repeaters (79% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Headlamps (110% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Headlamp (120% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Dipswitch
    • 3.3% fail on Position lamps (66% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Front lamps (97% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.080% fail on Rear lamps (79% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.040% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.2% fail on Stop lamp (38% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Registration plate lamp (32% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.40% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.14% fail on Horn
    • 0.14% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.080% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.040% fail on Battery
    • 0.040% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 12% fail on Suspension (110% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 9.2% fail on Coil springs (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 9.2% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.040% fail on Location
    • 2.1% fail on Shock absorbers (160% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Condition (160% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.30% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.060% fail on Presence (60 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.040% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.26% fail on Macpherson strut (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Drive shafts (55% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Front drive shafts (54% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.24% fail on Constant velocity joints (54% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Suspension arms (85% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (87% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Condition
    • 0.12% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.100% fail on Rear
      • 0.020% fail on Front
    • 0.060% fail on Front suspension joints (75% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.020% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.020% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.020% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.020% fail on Condition
    • 0.020% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.020% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.020% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.020% fail on Condition
    • 0.020% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 8.8% fail on Driver's view of the road (97% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 5.8% fail on Wipers (110% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Washers (100% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.46% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.18% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.020% fail on Bonnet
  • 7.0% fail on Tyres
    • 4.2% fail on Tread depth (31% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.080% fail on Valve stem
    • 0.060% fail on Size/type
  • 5.7% fail on Brakes (23% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Brake performance (94% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Rear wheels (100% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.32% fail on Brake imbalance (100% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.080% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.040% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.1% fail on Hub components
      • 1.8% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.38% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.040% fail on Brake linings
    • 0.36% fail on Service brake control components (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Pedal (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.34% fail on Anti-slip (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.020% fail on Condition
    • 0.26% fail on ABS
    • 0.22% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.22% fail on Condition
    • 0.22% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.18% fail on Components
        • 0.16% fail on Hoses
        • 0.020% fail on Pipes
      • 0.040% fail on Leaks
    • 0.080% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.040% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.040% fail on Cable
    • 0.020% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.020% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.020% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
  • 1.5% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (71% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.90% fail on Exhaust system (62% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.62% fail on Emissions (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Emissions not tested (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.080% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.080% fail on Cap
  • 0.86% fail on Steering (55% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.68% fail on Steering system
      • 0.58% fail on Track rod end (76% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Free play
        • 0.020% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.020% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.020% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.020% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.020% fail on Other components
        • 0.020% fail on Steering component
    • 0.18% fail on Steering operation (8 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.040% fail on Power steering
      • 0.040% fail on Electronic power steering
  • 0.56% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.30% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.28% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.020% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.28% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.26% fail on Condition
      • 0.020% fail on Attachment
  • 0.36% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.24% fail on Doors (140% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Passengers other (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Drivers
      • 0.020% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.060% fail on Seats
      • 0.040% fail on Drivers
      • 0.020% fail on Passengers
    • 0.040% fail on Body condition
    • 0.020% fail on Engine mountings
  • 0.36% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.36% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.32% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.26% fail on Attachment
    • 0.080% fail on Condition
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  • Fiat Punto (2010 - 2018)
    Low running costs thanks to economical engines. Impressive MultiAir petrols. Good levels of standard kit. Comes with a driver's knee airbag and five three point seatbelts.

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