FIAT Seicento MOT Results

Registered in 2000
50.8% pass rate
from 630 tests in 2020
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 2000 cars and highlighted areas where the FIAT Seicento is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Brakes (68% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 20% fail on Brake performance (150% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 10% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 10% fail on Rbt (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 9.0% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 1.9% fail on Service brake imbalance (150% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 9.5% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 9.5% fail on Rbt (sp) (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 6.5% fail on Service brake imbalance (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 4.3% fail on Service brake performance (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 9.4% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (150% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 9.0% fail on Rbt (sp) (150% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
        • 0.16% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 2.9% fail on Parking brake performance (89% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 2.5% fail on Rbt
          • 2.2% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.32% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.16% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.16% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.16% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.16% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.32% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 6.3% fail on Rigid brake pipes (82% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Parking brake control (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Lever (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (160% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Pedal
      • 0.63% fail on Hand lever
    • 1.3% fail on Mechanical brake components (57% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.79% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.79% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.32% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.32% fail on Lever (5 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.16% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.48% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.32% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.16% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.32% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.32% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.16% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.16% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.16% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.16% fail on Other components
  • 23% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (25% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 13% fail on Headlamp aim (200% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 13% fail on Headlamp aim (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 6.2% fail on Direction indicators (160% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 6.2% fail on Flashing type (160% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 4.9% fail on Side repeaters (5 times worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 5.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.4% fail on Headlamp
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp levelling device (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.2% fail on Position lamp
    • 2.1% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.1% fail on Horn
      • 0.95% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 1.6% fail on Stop lamp (68% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.16% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.16% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.16% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.16% fail on Switch
  • 16% fail on Suspension
    • 7.5% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (63% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Springs
      • 4.0% fail on Coil springs
        • 4.0% fail on Coil spring
      • 0.16% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.9% fail on Shock absorbers (100% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Suspension arms (69% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.48% fail on Ball joint (80% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.95% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.63% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.32% fail on Sub-frame
    • 0.32% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.16% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.16% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.32% fail on Anti-roll bars (93% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.16% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.32% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.16% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.16% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
  • 12% fail on Visibility (49% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 7.9% fail on Washers (130% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Wipers
    • 0.32% fail on View to rear
      • 0.32% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.16% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.16% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.16% fail on Windscreen
  • 12% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 5.7% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.0% fail on Transmission
      • 2.9% fail on Drive shafts
        • 2.9% fail on Joints
      • 0.16% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.16% fail on Joints
    • 1.9% fail on Chassis
      • 1.9% fail on Chassis condition
    • 1.4% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.63% fail on Tank (4 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on System (5 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.79% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.79% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.63% fail on Seats
      • 0.63% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.32% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.16% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.16% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.16% fail on Body
      • 0.16% fail on Panel
    • 0.16% fail on Doors
      • 0.16% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.16% fail on Door condition
    • 0.16% fail on Floor
  • 9.0% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 8.3% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 8.1% fail on Spark ignition
        • 6.5% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 1.9% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.32% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.16% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.16% fail on Other emission control equipment
        • 0.16% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.16% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
    • 0.95% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.63% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.32% fail on Other leaks
  • 6.7% fail on Tyres
    • 3.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.9% fail on Condition
    • 0.79% fail on Size/type
  • 3.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 3.5% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.2% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.48% fail on Condition
  • 2.4% fail on Steering
    • 0.95% fail on Steering linkage components (65% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.79% fail on Track rod end (66% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.79% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.79% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.32% fail on Power steering
      • 0.32% fail on Operation
    • 0.16% fail on Steering play
      • 0.16% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.16% fail on Electronic power steering
  • 0.63% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.63% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.32% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.16% fail on Condition
    • 0.16% fail on Attachment
  • 0.16% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.16% fail on Belt(s)/padding

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