FIAT Doblo MOT Results

Registered in 2001
39.7% pass rate
from 151 tests in 2020
(32% worse than other 2001 vans)
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 vans and highlighted areas where the FIAT Doblo is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Suspension (33% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 17% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (120% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 11% fail on Suspension arms (94% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 7.3% fail on Ball joint (140% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Suspension arm (17 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.66% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.66% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 2.6% fail on Wheel bearings (38% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Anti-roll bars (23% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Linkage ball joints (150% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.66% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.66% fail on Ball joint
    • 2.0% fail on Macpherson strut (9 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (12 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.66% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 1.3% fail on Springs (52% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.66% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.66% fail on Coil spring
      • 0.66% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.66% fail on Shock absorbers
  • 23% fail on Brakes (24% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 18% fail on Brake performance (54% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 12% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (130% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 12% fail on Rbt (sp) (130% worse than other 2001 vans)
          • 7.3% fail on Service brake imbalance (170% worse than other 2001 vans)
          • 5.3% fail on Service brake performance (62% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 11% fail on Service brake performance (120% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 11% fail on Rbt (110% worse than other 2001 vans)
          • 9.3% fail on Service brake performance (130% worse than other 2001 vans)
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake imbalance (9.5% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.66% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.66% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 3.3% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (33% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 3.3% fail on Rbt (sp) (32% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Parking brake performance (15% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt (13% better than other 2001 vans)
          • 1.3% fail on Parking brake performance (1.2% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Mechanical brake components (9.8% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Brake discs and drums (140% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 2.6% fail on Brake discs (150% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Brake linings and pads (9.7% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 1.3% fail on Brake pads (8.0% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Parking brake control (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Lever (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Pedal (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Hydraulic systems (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.66% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.66% fail on Brake fluid
    • 1.3% fail on Rigid brake pipes (73% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Load sensing valves (38% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.66% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.66% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 23% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (5.4% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 6.6% fail on Headlamp aim (38% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 6.6% fail on Headlamp aim (46% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 6.0% fail on Headlamps (48% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 6.0% fail on Headlamp (62% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 5.3% fail on Stop lamp (3.4% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 4.6% fail on Direction indicators (29% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 4.6% fail on Flashing type (29% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 4.6% fail on Individual direction indicators (91% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 4.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (50% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Electrical equipment (47% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.66% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.66% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.66% fail on Horn
    • 1.3% fail on Position lamps (150% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Position lamp (160% worse than other 2001 vans)
  • 19% fail on Body, chassis, structure (27% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 9.9% fail on Exhaust system (170% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 4.0% fail on Transmission (6.7% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 4.0% fail on Drive shafts (33% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 4.0% fail on Joints (35% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Integral vehicle structure (19% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (18% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Fuel system (120% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Pipe (7 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.66% fail on Hose
    • 2.0% fail on Doors (100% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Front passenger's door (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 1.3% fail on Door condition (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.66% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.66% fail on Door condition
    • 0.66% fail on Chassis
      • 0.66% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.66% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.66% fail on Carrier
  • 17% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 14% fail on Exhaust emissions (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 11% fail on Compression ignition (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 6.0% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (17 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 2.6% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (66% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 2.0% fail on Emissions not tested (160% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 4.0% fail on Spark ignition (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 2.0% fail on Catalyst emissions (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 1.3% fail on Emissions not tested (7 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.66% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 3.3% fail on Fluid leaks (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Engine oil leaks (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.66% fail on Other leaks
  • 13% fail on Tyres (150% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 9.3% fail on Tread depth (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 5.3% fail on Condition (130% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Size/type (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
  • 13% fail on Visibility (27% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 7.3% fail on Wipers (38% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 4.0% fail on Washers (4.3% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Condition of glass (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Windscreen (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on View to rear (90% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Mirrors (93% worse than other 2001 vans)
  • 9.9% fail on Steering (44% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 7.9% fail on Steering linkage components (82% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 7.9% fail on Track rod end (110% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Steering gear (31% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Steering rack (29% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Power steering (95% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.66% fail on Operation
      • 0.66% fail on Other components
  • 6.0% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (40% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 4.0% fail on Seat belts (15% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Prescribed areas (7.8% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Condition (47% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (59% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.66% fail on Airbags
      • 0.66% fail on Drivers airbag
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  • Fiat Doblo (2001 - 2009)
    Utilitarian looking. Bigger than Berlingo. Available with seven seats. Best with 1.3 Multijet diesel. Handles decently.