FIAT Doblo MOT Results

Registered in 2006
55.0% pass rate
from 3,252 tests in 2020
(9.7% better than other 2006 vans)
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 2006 vans and highlighted areas where the FIAT Doblo is unusually good or bad.

  • 19% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (20% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 5.5% fail on Stop lamp (18% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 4.7% fail on Headlamps (23% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on Headlamp (25% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.062% fail on Dipswitch
    • 4.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.31% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (26% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.6% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.2% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.46% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.12% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.8% fail on Position lamps (55% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Position lamp (58% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.031% fail on Switch
    • 1.1% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (61% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (61% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 1.0% fail on Rear fog lamp (63% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.062% fail on Switch
    • 0.58% fail on Electrical equipment (71% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.37% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.22% fail on Horn (84% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.55% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 14% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (150% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 13% fail on Exhaust emissions (180% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 9.8% fail on Compression ignition (150% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 4.7% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (100% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 4.2% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 1.0% fail on Emissions not tested (69% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.37% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (130% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.22% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.092% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.092% fail on Particulate filter (11 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.031% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 3.8% fail on Spark ignition (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 2.8% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.74% fail on Catalyst emissions (4 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.28% fail on Emissions not tested (4 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.40% fail on Fluid leaks (57% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.31% fail on Engine oil leaks (60% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.092% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.031% fail on Transmission oil leaks
    • 0.092% fail on Noise suppression (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.062% fail on Undertray
      • 0.031% fail on Sound deadening material
  • 11% fail on Brakes (38% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 6.3% fail on Brake performance (38% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 3.6% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.5% fail on Rbt
          • 2.7% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.98% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.12% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.12% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 2.5% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 2.5% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.5% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (76% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 1.5% fail on Rbt (sp) (75% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.43% fail on Parking brake performance (83% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.43% fail on Rbt (82% better than other 2006 vans)
          • 0.40% fail on Parking brake performance (82% better than other 2006 vans)
          • 0.031% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.12% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.9% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.4% fail on Brake discs and drums (66% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 2.3% fail on Brake discs (66% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.062% fail on Brake drums
      • 1.5% fail on Brake linings and pads (39% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 1.5% fail on Brake pads (38% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.37% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.18% fail on Cable
        • 0.18% fail on Lever
    • 0.77% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.46% fail on Hand lever (120% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.34% fail on Pedal
    • 0.71% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.71% fail on Lever
    • 0.58% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (66% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.58% fail on Anti-lock braking system (63% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.49% fail on Rigid brake pipes (91% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.40% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 0.31% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.22% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.062% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.031% fail on Servos
    • 0.12% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.092% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.092% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.062% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.031% fail on Other components
      • 0.031% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.031% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
  • 10% fail on Body, chassis, structure (16% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 6.1% fail on Exhaust system (110% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Transmission (69% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Drive shafts (67% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on Joints (68% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.031% fail on Drive shaft
        • 0.031% fail on Bearing housing
      • 0.15% fail on Prop shafts (82% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.15% fail on Joints
      • 0.031% fail on Belts
    • 1.0% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.49% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (110% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Tank
      • 0.15% fail on Pipe
      • 0.12% fail on System
      • 0.062% fail on Hose
    • 0.83% fail on Engine mounting (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.71% fail on Engine mounting condition (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Bracket
    • 0.74% fail on Doors
      • 0.49% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.46% fail on Door condition
        • 0.031% fail on Catch
      • 0.25% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.18% fail on Hinge (6 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.062% fail on Door condition
        • 0.031% fail on Catch
    • 0.43% fail on Spare wheel (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Carrier (170% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Spare wheel condition (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.18% fail on Boot lid (8 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Boot lid condition (8 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.062% fail on Other boot lid component (16 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.15% fail on Body (80% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Other body component (73% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Panel
    • 0.12% fail on Towbar
      • 0.062% fail on Other towbar components
      • 0.062% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.12% fail on Seats
      • 0.12% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.12% fail on Undertray
    • 0.062% fail on Integral vehicle structure (96% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.062% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (96% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.062% fail on Bumpers (84% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.062% fail on Load security
      • 0.031% fail on Tailgate
      • 0.031% fail on Loading door
    • 0.031% fail on Chassis
      • 0.031% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.031% fail on Passenger compartment
  • 9.4% fail on Suspension (54% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 5.1% fail on Suspension arms (25% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 3.8% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.0% fail on Pins and bushes (36% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint dust cover (82% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.062% fail on Suspension arm
    • 1.7% fail on Anti-roll bars (76% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on Pins and bushes (46% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.40% fail on Linkage ball joints (82% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint dust cover (72% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (72% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.12% fail on Ball joint (79% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.062% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (96% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.92% fail on Shock absorbers (41% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.89% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (77% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.62% fail on Wheel bearings (69% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.52% fail on Macpherson strut (150% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (190% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.092% fail on Macpherson strut
    • 0.43% fail on Springs (89% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.34% fail on Leaf springs (70% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.22% fail on Shackle pins and bushes
        • 0.031% fail on Anchor bracket
        • 0.031% fail on Anchor pins and bushes
        • 0.031% fail on Fixings and fixing bolts
        • 0.031% fail on Shackle bracket
      • 0.062% fail on Coil springs (97% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.062% fail on Coil spring (97% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.37% fail on Other suspension component (53% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.062% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.031% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.031% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.062% fail on Sub-frames (83% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.031% fail on Ball joint
  • 9.3% fail on Visibility
    • 5.8% fail on Wipers
    • 3.1% fail on Washers (29% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.52% fail on View to rear
      • 0.52% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.31% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.31% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.31% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.031% fail on Bonnet
  • 8.8% fail on Tyres (28% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 5.4% fail on Tread depth (29% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 3.6% fail on Condition (27% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.43% fail on Size/type
  • 3.6% fail on Steering (40% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 3.2% fail on Steering linkage components (31% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 3.0% fail on Track rod end (29% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.062% fail on Other components
        • 0.031% fail on Steering component
        • 0.031% fail on Steering linkage
      • 0.031% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.28% fail on Steering gear (65% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Steering rack (67% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Operation
    • 0.22% fail on Power steering (64% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.062% fail on Operation
      • 0.062% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.062% fail on Other components
      • 0.031% fail on Pump
  • 1.9% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (54% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 1.0% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.89% fail on Seat belts (67% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.49% fail on Condition
      • 0.31% fail on Prescribed areas (84% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.062% fail on Attachment
      • 0.062% fail on Requirements
  • 0.52% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.52% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.46% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.25% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.22% fail on Attachment
  • 0.031% fail on Buses and coaches supplementary tests
    • 0.031% fail on Doors
      • 0.031% fail on Emergency exits
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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.