FIAT Seicento MOT Results

Registered in 2001
50.7% pass rate
from 1,084 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 2001 cars and highlighted areas where the FIAT Seicento is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Brakes (56% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 19% fail on Brake performance (130% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 9.9% fail on Service brake performance (200% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 9.8% fail on Rbt (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
          • 8.2% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
          • 1.8% fail on Service brake imbalance (120% worse than other 2001 cars)
          • 0.092% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.092% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.092% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 9.5% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (120% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 9.5% fail on Rbt (sp) (130% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 8.8% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 8.8% fail on Rbt (sp) (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
          • 5.5% fail on Service brake imbalance (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
          • 4.5% fail on Service brake performance (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Parking brake performance (77% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 3.0% fail on Rbt (74% worse than other 2001 cars)
          • 2.2% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.46% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.28% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (7 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.092% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.092% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.18% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 6.3% fail on Rigid brake pipes (67% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.2% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.65% fail on Cable (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Clevis joint (65 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.092% fail on Lever
        • 0.092% fail on Linkage
        • 0.092% fail on Pivot
        • 0.092% fail on Brake slack adjuster
      • 0.92% fail on Brake linings and pads (57% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.92% fail on Brake pads (56% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.83% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.83% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.8% fail on Parking brake control (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Lever (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.83% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.65% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.18% fail on Pedal
    • 0.37% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.28% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (84% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Anti-lock braking system (81% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.092% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.092% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
    • 0.092% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.092% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.092% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.092% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.092% fail on Other braking system component
  • 24% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (23% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 13% fail on Headlamp aim (200% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 13% fail on Headlamp aim (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 7.7% fail on Direction indicators (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 7.7% fail on Flashing type (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 4.0% fail on Individual direction indicators (140% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 3.9% fail on Side repeaters (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on All direction indicators
    • 4.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.4% fail on Headlamp
      • 1.0% fail on Headlamp levelling device (160% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on Dipswitch
    • 2.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.1% fail on Position lamp
    • 2.1% fail on Electrical equipment (100% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Battery(ies) (130% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.92% fail on Horn
      • 0.18% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 1.8% fail on Stop lamp (66% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.37% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (75% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Rear fog lamp (75% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.37% fail on Rear fog lamp (74% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.18% fail on Switch
    • 0.092% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 13% fail on Suspension (28% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (50% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Springs
      • 2.8% fail on Coil springs
        • 2.8% fail on Coil spring
      • 0.092% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.1% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.5% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.4% fail on Suspension arms (77% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.83% fail on Ball joint (69% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.28% fail on Pins and bushes (89% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.83% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (140% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Sub-frame
    • 0.55% fail on Anti-roll bars (89% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.092% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.092% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.092% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 0.37% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.28% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.092% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.092% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.092% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.092% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.092% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 13% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 5.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 4.7% fail on Transmission
      • 4.6% fail on Drive shafts
        • 4.6% fail on Joints
      • 0.092% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.092% fail on Joints
    • 1.3% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.83% fail on Tank (5 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.18% fail on Pipe
    • 0.92% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.74% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
      • 0.18% fail on Sub-frame (5 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.092% fail on Sub-frame condition
        • 0.092% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 0.92% fail on Chassis
      • 0.92% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.83% fail on Seats (160% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Driver's seat (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.37% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.28% fail on Body
      • 0.18% fail on Other body component
      • 0.092% fail on Panel
    • 0.18% fail on Floor
    • 0.18% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.092% fail on Boot lid condition
      • 0.092% fail on Other boot lid component
    • 0.092% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.092% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.092% fail on Load security
      • 0.092% fail on Tailgate
        • 0.092% fail on Tailgate condition
  • 11% fail on Visibility (34% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 6.9% fail on Washers (88% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Wipers
    • 0.18% fail on View to rear
      • 0.18% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.092% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.092% fail on Windscreen
  • 7.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.8% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 6.7% fail on Spark ignition
        • 3.4% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 2.3% fail on Emissions not tested (120% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (49% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Compression ignition (80% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.092% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.092% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 1.3% fail on Engine oil leaks (110% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
  • 6.1% fail on Tyres
    • 3.1% fail on Condition
    • 2.5% fail on Tread depth (42% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.74% fail on Size/type (160% worse than other 2001 cars)
  • 4.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 3.7% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.0% fail on Prescribed areas (60% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Condition
    • 0.83% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.092% fail on Airbags
      • 0.092% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 1.3% fail on Steering (70% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.46% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.46% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.28% fail on Steering linkage components (90% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Track rod end (89% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Power steering
      • 0.28% fail on Operation
    • 0.18% fail on Electronic power steering
    • 0.092% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.65% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.46% fail on Attachment
    • 0.18% fail on Condition
  • 0.55% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.55% fail on Registration plates

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