FIAT Ulysse MOT Results

Registered in 2003
48.3% pass rate
from 325 tests in 2017
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 2003 cars and highlighted areas where the FIAT Ulysse is unusually good or bad.

  • 31% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 9.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 8.0% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.8% fail on Rear lamps
    • 8.9% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 8.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 7.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 7.7% fail on Headlamp
    • 5.2% fail on Direction indicators (88% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 5.2% fail on Flashing type (89% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 4.3% fail on Individual lamps (150% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.92% fail on All direction indicators
    • 3.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.5% fail on Horn (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.2% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.31% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.31% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 28% fail on Suspension (38% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 9.5% fail on Drive shafts (140% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 9.5% fail on Front drive shafts (150% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 9.5% fail on Constant velocity joints (150% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 8.6% fail on Suspension arms (87% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 8.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (91% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Attachment
    • 8.0% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 6.2% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.5% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.31% fail on Linkage condition
    • 6.2% fail on Coil springs
      • 6.2% fail on Condition
    • 1.8% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.8% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.8% fail on Condition
    • 1.2% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.2% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.31% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.92% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.92% fail on Condition (4 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.92% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.62% fail on Rear
      • 0.31% fail on Front
    • 0.31% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.31% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.31% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.31% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.31% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.31% fail on Condition
  • 24% fail on Brakes (46% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 18% fail on Brake performance (130% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 16% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 10% fail on Rear wheels (170% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.5% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.92% fail on Service brake performance
    • 4.0% fail on Hub components
      • 3.4% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.92% fail on Brake discs
    • 2.5% fail on Hydraulic systems (60% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Components (63% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 1.8% fail on Pipes
        • 0.31% fail on Hoses
      • 0.31% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 1.5% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.5% fail on Condition
    • 1.5% fail on ABS
    • 0.62% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.62% fail on Pedal
        • 0.62% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.62% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.31% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.31% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.31% fail on Lever
  • 16% fail on Driver's view of the road (73% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 8.6% fail on Wipers (68% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 7.4% fail on Washers (110% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.62% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.31% fail on Mirrors
  • 10% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 6.2% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.5% fail on Emissions
    • 1.2% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.92% fail on System
      • 0.31% fail on Pipe
    • 1.2% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 7.7% fail on Tyres
    • 5.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.31% fail on Size/type
  • 7.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 6.2% fail on Doors (9 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 6.2% fail on Passengers other (17 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.62% fail on Engine mountings (6 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.62% fail on Body condition
  • 5.2% fail on Steering
    • 3.4% fail on Steering system
      • 1.8% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.92% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.31% fail on Free play
        • 0.31% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.31% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.5% fail on Power steering (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.92% fail on Operation (5 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.31% fail on Other components
    • 0.62% fail on Steering operation (5 times worse than other 2003 cars)
  • 4.3% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.5% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 2.2% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.31% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 2.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.5% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.62% fail on Condition
  • 0.62% fail on Towbars (14 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.62% fail on Towbar (71 times worse than other 2003 cars)
  • 0.62% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.62% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.31% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.31% fail on Attachment
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  • Fiat Ulysse (2003 - 2006)
    Relatively inexpensive seven-seater with decent levels of kit. Undemanding to drive. Five-star crash test rating.

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