FIAT Ducato MOT Results

Registered in 1997
57.7% pass rate
from 859 tests in 2020
(5.8% better than other 1997 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 1997 vans and highlighted areas where the FIAT Ducato is unusually good or bad.

  • 21% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (3.0% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 7.8% fail on Electrical equipment (65% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 6.1% fail on Horn (71% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Battery(ies) (42% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.35% fail on Electrical wiring (140% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 4.7% fail on Direction indicators (30% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 4.7% fail on Flashing type (30% worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 2.4% fail on Side repeaters (100% worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 2.0% fail on Individual direction indicators (9.6% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.12% fail on Switch
    • 3.6% fail on Headlamp aim (20% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim (17% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.5% fail on Stop lamp (11% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Headlamps (24% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Headlamp (28% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.35% fail on Headlamp levelling device (54% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Dipswitch
    • 3.0% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (28% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 3.0% fail on Rear fog lamp (28% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 2.9% fail on Rear fog lamp (30% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.23% fail on Switch (15% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (46% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.58% fail on Hazard warning (130% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.58% fail on Switch (130% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.23% fail on Mandatory tell-tales (15% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Main beam tell-tale (190% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.12% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.12% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.12% fail on Outline marker lamps
      • 0.12% fail on Outline marker lamp
  • 17% fail on Brakes (0.28% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 12% fail on Brake performance (4.7% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 6.3% fail on Service brake performance (29% worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 5.8% fail on Rbt (23% worse than other 1997 vans)
          • 4.9% fail on Service brake performance (25% worse than other 1997 vans)
          • 1.2% fail on Service brake imbalance (1.9% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.47% fail on Plate brake tester (3 times worse than other 1997 vans)
          • 0.47% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (3 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 5.0% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (2.3% worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 5.0% fail on Rbt (sp) (3.1% worse than other 1997 vans)
          • 2.8% fail on Service brake imbalance (9.8% worse than other 1997 vans)
          • 2.7% fail on Service brake performance (5.0% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (38% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 2.6% fail on Rbt (sp) (39% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 1.2% fail on Parking brake performance (26% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on Rbt (24% better than other 1997 vans)
          • 1.2% fail on Parking brake performance (19% better than other 1997 vans)
          • 0.12% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.93% fail on Brake performance not tested (110% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 5.7% fail on Rigid brake pipes (47% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 1.7% fail on Mechanical brake components (39% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.81% fail on Brake linings and pads (48% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.81% fail on Brake pads (47% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.47% fail on Brake discs and drums (52% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.47% fail on Brake discs (48% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.47% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (15% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.35% fail on Cable (15% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on Pivot
    • 0.93% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (39% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.81% fail on Pedal (46% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.70% fail on Load sensing valves (46% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.58% fail on Parking brake control (44% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.58% fail on Lever (44% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.58% fail on Hydraulic systems (31% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.35% fail on Valves (2 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Brake fluid (3.9% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.58% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (150% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.47% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder (3 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.23% fail on Flexible brake hoses (58% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.12% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.12% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.12% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
  • 14% fail on Suspension (22% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 7.5% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (27% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Sub-frames (130% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (140% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.47% fail on Sub-frame (2 times worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Wheel bearings (73% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 1.7% fail on Shock absorbers (44% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Suspension arms (62% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.47% fail on Pins and bushes (11% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.47% fail on Ball joint (77% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.35% fail on Ball joint dust cover (72% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (110% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Springs (45% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas (31% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.12% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.23% fail on Anti-roll bars (93% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Linkage (0.58% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.23% fail on Other suspension component (61% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Ball joint (22% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.12% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.12% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 11% fail on Body, chassis, structure (31% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 3.6% fail on Exhaust system (22% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure (14% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (13% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 2.7% fail on Chassis (20% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Chassis condition (19% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 0.93% fail on Transmission (72% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.81% fail on Drive shafts (65% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.70% fail on Joints (70% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.12% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.12% fail on Joints
    • 0.58% fail on Fuel system (27% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.47% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (92% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Hose
    • 0.47% fail on Body (49% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.35% fail on Panel (24% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Other body component
    • 0.35% fail on Engine mounting (7 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.35% fail on Engine mounting condition (9 times worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.35% fail on Seats (37% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Driver's seat (40% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.23% fail on Bumpers (28% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.23% fail on Doors (74% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Driver's door (39% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.23% fail on Door condition (37% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.23% fail on Cabs (28% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Steps
      • 0.12% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.12% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.12% fail on Carrier
    • 0.12% fail on Floor
  • 11% fail on Visibility (16% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 6.4% fail on Washers (58% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 5.6% fail on Wipers (12% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.12% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.12% fail on View to rear
      • 0.12% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (14% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 3.5% fail on Seat belts (11% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 3.0% fail on Prescribed areas (4.6% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.35% fail on Condition (47% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Attachment
  • 3.0% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (37% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Exhaust emissions (37% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Compression ignition (22% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.93% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (11% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.70% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (33% worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.35% fail on Emissions not tested (64% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.58% fail on Spark ignition (63% better than other 1997 vans)
        • 0.58% fail on Catalyst emissions (48% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.47% fail on Fluid leaks (52% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.35% fail on Engine oil leaks (47% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Other leaks
    • 0.12% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.12% fail on Undertray
  • 2.4% fail on Steering (51% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.93% fail on Power steering (28% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.35% fail on Operation (14% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.35% fail on Pipes and hoses (2 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.35% fail on Rams (3 times worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.81% fail on Steering gear (57% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.70% fail on Steering rack (61% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Operation
    • 0.47% fail on Steering linkage components (80% better than other 1997 vans)
      • 0.47% fail on Track rod end (74% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.12% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.12% fail on Steering column
    • 0.12% fail on Steering play
      • 0.12% fail on Steering rack
  • 2.2% fail on Tyres (46% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 1.0% fail on Condition (45% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 1.0% fail on Tread depth (52% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.23% fail on Size/type (7.0% better than other 1997 vans)
  • 0.70% fail on Identification of the vehicle (9.9% better than other 1997 vans)
    • 0.70% fail on Registration plates (8.0% better than other 1997 vans)
  • 0.12% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.12% fail on Anchorages