FIAT Ulysse MOT Results

Registered in 2005
47.8% pass rate
from 289 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 2005 cars and highlighted areas where the FIAT Ulysse is unusually good or bad.

  • 28% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 12% fail on Registration plate lamp (100% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 8.7% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 6.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.9% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.4% fail on Rear lamps
    • 6.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.5% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.35% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.35% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.35% fail on Switch
    • 5.5% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.4% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.35% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.35% fail on Side repeaters
    • 1.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.4% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.35% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.35% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.35% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.35% fail on Horn
  • 27% fail on Suspension (43% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 10% fail on Anti-roll bars (85% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 8.7% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (110% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 6.6% fail on Coil springs
      • 6.6% fail on Condition
    • 6.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 6.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 6.2% fail on Drive shafts
      • 6.2% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 6.2% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 2.4% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.7% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.7% fail on Condition
    • 1.7% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.0% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.69% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 1.0% fail on Sub-frames (4 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.69% fail on Attachment (24 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Condition
    • 0.35% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.35% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.35% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.35% fail on Front
  • 22% fail on Brakes (68% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 18% fail on Brake performance (160% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 15% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 13% fail on Rear wheels (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.69% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.35% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 6.6% fail on Hub components (90% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Brake pads
      • 2.1% fail on Brake discs
      • 2.1% fail on Brake calipers (10 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Parking brake (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.4% fail on Components
        • 1.0% fail on Pipes
        • 0.35% fail on Hoses
      • 0.35% fail on Leaks
    • 0.69% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.69% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.69% fail on Pedal
        • 0.69% fail on Anti-slip (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.69% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.69% fail on Cable
    • 0.35% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.35% fail on Components
        • 0.35% fail on Pipes
      • 0.35% fail on Leaks
    • 0.35% fail on ABS
    • 0.35% fail on Restricted movement
  • 10% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.5% fail on Washers
    • 4.5% fail on Wipers
    • 1.0% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.69% fail on Mirrors
  • 9.3% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (79% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 8.0% fail on Exhaust system (160% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Emissions not tested (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Emissions
    • 1.0% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.0% fail on System (4 times worse than other 2005 cars)
  • 8.3% fail on Tyres
    • 4.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.0% fail on Size/type
  • 5.5% fail on Steering
    • 4.8% fail on Steering system
      • 3.5% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.69% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.69% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.69% fail on Power steering
      • 0.69% fail on Pipes and hoses (7 times worse than other 2005 cars)
  • 4.5% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 3.5% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (150% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.35% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 1.0% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.69% fail on Condition
      • 0.35% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 3.5% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (150% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Doors (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Passengers other (6 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Drivers
    • 1.0% fail on Body condition
    • 0.35% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.35% fail on Chassis
    • 0.35% fail on Seats
      • 0.35% fail on Drivers
  • 0.35% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.35% fail on Attachment
  • 0.35% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.35% fail on Registration plate
Read the Honest John Review

  • 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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