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FIAT Doblo MOT Results

Registered in 2007
55.7% pass rate
from 4,229 tests in 2020
(9.2% better than other 2007 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 2007 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 2007 vans)
    • 5.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.7% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.35% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 4.6% fail on Headlamps (22% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on Headlamp (25% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Dipswitch
      • 0.047% fail on Matched pair
    • 4.4% fail on Stop lamp (37% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 3.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (29% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 2.2% fail on Position lamps (48% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Position lamp (49% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.047% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.047% fail on Switch
    • 2.1% fail on Direction indicators (34% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Flashing type (34% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 1.7% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.33% fail on Side repeaters (63% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.14% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.76% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (72% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.76% fail on Rear fog lamp (72% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.73% fail on Rear fog lamp (72% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.047% fail on Switch
    • 0.71% fail on Electrical equipment (57% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.31% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.26% fail on Horn (76% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.071% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.54% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.047% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.047% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 11% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (55% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 11% fail on Exhaust emissions (64% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 7.3% fail on Compression ignition (48% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 3.4% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (53% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 3.0% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (43% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.99% fail on Emissions not tested (68% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.24% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.095% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
        • 0.071% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.047% fail on Particulate filter
          • 0.024% fail on Exhaust gas recirculation valve
        • 0.071% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
      • 3.5% fail on Spark ignition (120% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 2.2% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (57% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 1.1% fail on Catalyst emissions (7 times worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.24% fail on Emissions not tested (3 times worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.024% fail on Non catalyst emissions
    • 0.54% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.45% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.095% fail on Other leaks
    • 0.047% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.024% fail on Sound deadening material
      • 0.024% fail on Undertray
  • 11% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 6.3% fail on Exhaust system (150% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Transmission (54% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Drive shafts (46% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 1.7% fail on Joints (45% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.024% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.071% fail on Prop shafts (91% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.071% fail on Joints (78% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.024% fail on Belts
    • 1.1% fail on Fuel system (49% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.57% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (170% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on System
      • 0.17% fail on Tank
      • 0.12% fail on Pipe
      • 0.071% fail on Hose
    • 0.73% fail on Engine mounting (2 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.54% fail on Engine mounting condition (2 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Bracket (4 times worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.73% fail on Doors
      • 0.54% fail on Other passenger's door (140% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.47% fail on Door condition (130% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.071% fail on Catch
      • 0.12% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.12% fail on Door condition
      • 0.095% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.071% fail on Hinge (5 times worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.024% fail on Catch
    • 0.64% fail on Spare wheel (4 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.52% fail on Carrier (4 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Spare wheel condition (3 times worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.21% fail on Load security (2 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Loading door (2 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Tailgate
        • 0.071% fail on Tailgate condition (5 times worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.19% fail on Body (71% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Other body component (66% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.047% fail on Panel
    • 0.17% fail on Integral vehicle structure (85% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (85% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.17% fail on Undertray (3 times worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.12% fail on Towbar
      • 0.071% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.024% fail on Towbar condition
      • 0.024% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.12% fail on Seats
      • 0.071% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.047% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.095% fail on Chassis (89% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.095% fail on Chassis condition (89% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.071% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.047% fail on Boot lid condition
      • 0.024% fail on Other boot lid component
    • 0.024% fail on Bumpers
  • 11% fail on Brakes (40% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 6.1% fail on Brake performance (38% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 3.5% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.4% fail on Rbt
          • 2.7% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.95% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.024% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.024% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.024% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 2.8% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (79% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 2.8% fail on Rbt (sp) (81% worse than other 2007 vans)
          • 1.6% fail on Service brake imbalance (88% worse than other 2007 vans)
          • 1.5% fail on Service brake performance (74% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (82% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on Rbt (sp) (81% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.50% fail on Parking brake performance (82% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.47% fail on Rbt (82% better than other 2007 vans)
          • 0.43% fail on Parking brake performance (82% better than other 2007 vans)
          • 0.047% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (81% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.024% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.024% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.14% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.3% fail on Mechanical brake components (31% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.2% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 2.2% fail on Brake discs
        • 0.024% fail on Brake drums
      • 1.2% fail on Brake linings and pads (60% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on Brake pads (61% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.024% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.28% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.28% fail on Cable
    • 0.78% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.50% fail on Hand lever (130% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.31% fail on Pedal
    • 0.61% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 0.59% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.59% fail on Lever
    • 0.31% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.17% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.095% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.024% fail on Servos
      • 0.024% fail on Valves
    • 0.17% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (89% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Anti-lock braking system (87% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.12% fail on Rigid brake pipes (97% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.12% fail on Flexible brake hoses (65% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.095% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.071% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.024% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.024% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.024% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
  • 9.4% fail on Visibility
    • 5.8% fail on Wipers (29% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 3.4% fail on Washers (23% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.52% fail on View to rear (42% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.52% fail on Mirrors (42% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.31% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.31% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.14% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.024% fail on Bonnet
  • 8.4% fail on Suspension (56% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 4.6% fail on Suspension arms (24% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.9% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.6% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.24% fail on Ball joint dust cover (81% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.024% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.024% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 1.2% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.0% fail on Anti-roll bars (86% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.45% fail on Pins and bushes (63% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Linkage ball joints (91% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (73% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Ball joint (89% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (96% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.047% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.024% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.87% fail on Macpherson strut (2 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.45% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (2 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.33% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Macpherson strut (2 times worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.57% fail on Wheel bearings (70% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.43% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (83% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.35% fail on Other suspension component (56% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.24% fail on Ball joint (55% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.024% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.024% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.28% fail on Springs (92% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.095% fail on Leaf springs (94% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.071% fail on Shackle pins and bushes
        • 0.024% fail on Anchor pins and bushes
        • 0.024% fail on Shackle bracket
      • 0.095% fail on Coil springs (95% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.095% fail on Coil spring (95% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.095% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas (68% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.024% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.024% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.024% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.024% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
  • 8.0% fail on Tyres (21% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 4.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.8% fail on Condition (40% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.31% fail on Size/type
  • 4.0% fail on Steering (36% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 3.6% fail on Steering linkage components (24% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 3.5% fail on Track rod end (20% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.047% fail on Ball joint (82% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.047% fail on Locking devices
      • 0.024% fail on Other components
        • 0.024% fail on Steering component
    • 0.24% fail on Power steering (62% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Other components
      • 0.047% fail on Operation
      • 0.047% fail on Rams
      • 0.024% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.21% fail on Steering gear (76% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Steering rack (86% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.095% fail on Operation
    • 0.071% fail on Steering play
      • 0.071% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.92% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (76% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.80% fail on Seat belts (64% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.47% fail on Condition
      • 0.24% fail on Prescribed areas (83% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Requirements
      • 0.024% fail on Attachment
    • 0.095% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (94% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.024% fail on Airbags
      • 0.024% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.45% fail on Identification of the vehicle (47% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.45% fail on Registration plates (46% better than other 2007 vans)
  • 0.40% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.26% fail on Attachment
    • 0.14% fail on Condition
  • 0.047% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.024% fail on Anchorages
    • 0.024% fail on Belt(s)/padding
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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.