FIAT Seicento MOT Results

Registered in 1999
44.1% pass rate
from 608 tests in 2017
(15% worse than other 1999 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 1999 cars and highlighted areas where the FIAT Seicento is unusually good or bad.

  • 31% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (29% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 15% fail on Headlamp aim (120% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 9.5% fail on Position lamps (51% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 8.1% fail on Front lamps (71% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Rear lamps
    • 5.8% fail on Direction indicators (100% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 5.8% fail on Flashing type (100% worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 3.9% fail on Side repeaters (4 times worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Individual lamps
    • 4.4% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 4.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.8% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.16% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.16% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.16% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.16% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 2.5% fail on Horn (3 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Battery
    • 1.5% fail on Stop lamp (74% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.49% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.16% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 31% fail on Brakes (78% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 26% fail on Brake performance (170% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 12% fail on Rear wheels (190% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 12% fail on Parking brake performance (150% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 11% fail on Front wheels (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.82% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.49% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.16% fail on Gradient hand brake
      • 0.16% fail on Brake operation
    • 9.2% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 8.9% fail on Components (43% worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 8.2% fail on Pipes (97% worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Hoses
      • 0.82% fail on Leaks
      • 0.16% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 3.1% fail on Parking brake (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Hub components
      • 0.99% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.33% fail on Brake back plates (13 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.5% fail on Restricted movement (4 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.49% fail on Cable
      • 0.16% fail on Lever
    • 0.33% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.33% fail on Pedal
        • 0.33% fail on Condition
  • 20% fail on Suspension
    • 7.6% fail on Drive shafts (92% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 7.1% fail on Front drive shafts (83% worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 7.1% fail on Constant velocity joints (84% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension (5 times worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 0.49% fail on Drive shafts (6 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 4.6% fail on Component mounting
      • 1.2% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 3.3% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 3.1% fail on Rear (170% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Front
    • 2.8% fail on Coil springs
      • 2.8% fail on Condition
    • 1.3% fail on Suspension arms (68% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (70% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Condition
    • 1.3% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.82% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.49% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.49% fail on Condition
    • 0.49% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.49% fail on Condition
    • 0.16% fail on Gas suspension
      • 0.16% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.16% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.16% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 15% fail on Driver's view of the road (62% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 8.9% fail on Washers (150% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 6.6% fail on Wipers
    • 0.82% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.33% fail on Windscreen
  • 12% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 6.4% fail on Exhaust system
    • 4.6% fail on Emissions
    • 1.6% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.99% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.66% fail on Cap
      • 0.16% fail on Pipe
      • 0.16% fail on System
  • 6.3% fail on Tyres
    • 3.6% fail on Condition
    • 2.3% fail on Tread depth (53% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on Size/type
    • 0.16% fail on Valve stem
  • 4.9% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 4.9% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.8% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.82% fail on Condition
      • 0.33% fail on Requirements
  • 3.5% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.5% fail on Body condition
    • 0.66% fail on Doors
      • 0.66% fail on Passengers front (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on Seats
      • 0.66% fail on Drivers (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.49% fail on Chassis
    • 0.16% fail on Engine mountings
  • 0.99% fail on Steering (78% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Power steering
      • 0.33% fail on Electronic power steering (23 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Operation
    • 0.33% fail on Steering control
      • 0.33% fail on Steering wheel (16 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Steering system
      • 0.16% fail on Track rod end
  • 0.66% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.33% fail on Condition
    • 0.33% fail on Attachment
  • 0.16% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.16% fail on Registration plate

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