FIAT Doblo MOT Results

Registered in 2003
46.1% pass rate
from 2,061 tests in 2017
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 2003 vans and highlighted areas where the FIAT Doblo is unusually good or bad.

  • 33% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 10% fail on Headlamp aim (59% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 8.9% fail on Registration plate lamp (23% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 8.9% fail on Headlamps (120% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 8.9% fail on Headlamp (120% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 7.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.4% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.6% fail on Rear lamps (45% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.44% fail on All position lamps
    • 6.9% fail on Direction indicators (64% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 6.9% fail on Flashing type (64% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 5.6% fail on Individual lamps (100% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on All direction indicators (150% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.24% fail on Side repeaters (78% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.049% fail on Switch
    • 6.7% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.9% fail on Rear fog lamp (46% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Fog lamp (48% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Tell tale
    • 1.5% fail on Battery
    • 0.63% fail on Horn (72% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.34% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.29% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.15% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.049% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.049% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.049% fail on Switch
  • 21% fail on Suspension (17% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 6.2% fail on Suspension arms (30% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 5.7% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.34% fail on Attachment (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.097% fail on Condition
    • 4.7% fail on Prescribed areas (38% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 2.8% fail on Spring mounting
      • 2.3% fail on Component mounting (46% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 3.1% fail on Drive shafts (40% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 3.1% fail on Front drive shafts (39% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 3.1% fail on Constant velocity joints (38% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 2.8% fail on Coil springs
      • 1.5% fail on Location (16 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Condition (52% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 2.8% fail on Anti-roll bars (54% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.1% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (72% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Attachment
      • 0.29% fail on Linkage condition
    • 2.5% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.6% fail on Rear (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.92% fail on Front (52% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.7% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.7% fail on Condition
    • 1.6% fail on Macpherson strut (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.49% fail on Leaf springs
      • 0.15% fail on Shackle bracket
      • 0.097% fail on Spring eye
      • 0.097% fail on Pins and bushes
        • 0.049% fail on Shackle
        • 0.049% fail on Anchor
      • 0.097% fail on Securing bolts
      • 0.049% fail on Condition
    • 0.15% fail on General condition
    • 0.15% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.15% fail on Condition
    • 0.097% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices (5 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.049% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.049% fail on Condition
    • 0.049% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.049% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.049% fail on Axles
      • 0.049% fail on Clearance
  • 19% fail on Brakes (11% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 13% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.6% fail on Front wheels (58% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 4.7% fail on Rear wheels
      • 4.7% fail on Service brake performance (62% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Parking brake performance (59% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.097% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 6.9% fail on Hydraulic systems (31% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 6.3% fail on Components (34% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 4.2% fail on Pipes (34% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 1.9% fail on Valves (34% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.44% fail on Reservoirs (180% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.34% fail on Hoses (73% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.49% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.44% fail on Leaks
      • 0.19% fail on Operation
    • 2.7% fail on Hub components
      • 1.7% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.097% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.049% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.049% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.049% fail on Wheel cylinder
    • 2.0% fail on Parking brake (54% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Condition (55% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.44% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.44% fail on Pedal
        • 0.29% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.15% fail on Condition
    • 0.24% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.24% fail on Cable
    • 0.15% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.097% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.097% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
    • 0.049% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.049% fail on Leaks
    • 0.049% fail on ABS
  • 14% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (98% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 9.0% fail on Exhaust system (120% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 4.8% fail on Emissions (170% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.78% fail on System
      • 0.53% fail on Cap
      • 0.049% fail on Tank
      • 0.049% fail on Pipe
    • 1.1% fail on Emissions not tested (75% worse than other 2003 vans)
  • 12% fail on Tyres (39% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 7.1% fail on Tread depth (34% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 5.3% fail on Condition (49% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.49% fail on Size/type
    • 0.049% fail on Valve stem
  • 12% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 7.0% fail on Wipers
    • 5.3% fail on Washers
    • 0.78% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.34% fail on Mirrors (71% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.24% fail on Bonnet
  • 4.4% fail on Steering (41% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 2.5% fail on Steering system (61% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Track rod end (55% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.19% fail on Steering rack (83% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.049% fail on Steering arm
    • 1.5% fail on Power steering (61% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.63% fail on Operation
      • 0.58% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.29% fail on Other components
      • 0.19% fail on Drive system (9 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.29% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.097% fail on Steering control
      • 0.049% fail on Steering lock
      • 0.049% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.049% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.049% fail on Locking devices
  • 3.6% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (48% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.0% fail on Body condition (72% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.87% fail on Doors
      • 0.73% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.19% fail on Drivers
    • 0.68% fail on Engine mountings (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.53% fail on Vehicle structure (74% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.53% fail on Chassis (74% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.39% fail on Spare wheel (170% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.097% fail on Seats
      • 0.097% fail on Passengers
    • 0.097% fail on Load security
      • 0.049% fail on Tailgate
      • 0.049% fail on Loading door
  • 2.8% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (50% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Seat belts (53% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.92% fail on Prescribed areas (68% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.73% fail on Condition
      • 0.24% fail on Requirements
      • 0.049% fail on Attachment
    • 0.92% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (48% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.82% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (50% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.097% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 1.5% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.5% fail on Registration plate
    • 0.049% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.68% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.39% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.34% fail on Attachment
  • 0.24% fail on Towbars
    • 0.19% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.049% fail on Towbar
Read the Honest John Review

  • Fiat Doblo (2001 - 2009)
    Utilitarian looking. Bigger than Berlingo. Available with seven seats. Best with 1.3 Multijet diesel. Handles decently.