FIAT Ducato MOT Results

Registered in 1998
57.3% pass rate
from 1,378 tests in 2020
(9.8% better than other 1998 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 1998 vans and highlighted areas where the FIAT Ducato is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 6.2% fail on Electrical equipment (34% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 4.9% fail on Horn (59% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.87% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.73% fail on Electrical wiring (150% worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 4.4% fail on Direction indicators
      • 4.4% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.8% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 1.5% fail on Side repeaters (84% worse than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.36% fail on All direction indicators
    • 3.5% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamps (31% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Headlamp (61% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Headlamp levelling device (2 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.073% fail on Dipswitch
    • 2.8% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (34% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 2.8% fail on Rear fog lamp (34% better than other 1998 vans)
        • 2.8% fail on Rear fog lamp (34% better than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.15% fail on Switch
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamp aim (46% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim (44% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.073% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.5% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.5% fail on Outline marker lamps (2 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Outline marker lamp (2 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 0.94% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (64% better than other 1998 vans)
    • 0.58% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.58% fail on Switch
    • 0.36% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.36% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
    • 0.22% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 15% fail on Brakes (18% better than other 1998 vans)
    • 10% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.3% fail on Service brake performance
        • 6.1% fail on Rbt
          • 5.1% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.7% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.22% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.15% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
          • 0.073% fail on Service brake performance
      • 3.9% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 3.9% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 2.2% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.9% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.9% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (60% better than other 1998 vans)
        • 1.8% fail on Rbt (sp) (60% better than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.073% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.36% fail on Parking brake performance (77% better than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.36% fail on Rbt (77% better than other 1998 vans)
          • 0.29% fail on Parking brake performance (79% better than other 1998 vans)
          • 0.073% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.22% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 4.6% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 1.0% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 1.0% fail on Mechanical brake components (65% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.44% fail on Brake linings and pads (71% better than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.44% fail on Brake pads (70% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.44% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.36% fail on Brake discs
        • 0.073% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.29% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.073% fail on Cable
        • 0.073% fail on Lever
        • 0.073% fail on Linkage
        • 0.073% fail on Brake slack adjuster
    • 0.51% fail on Load sensing valves (70% better than other 1998 vans)
    • 0.22% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.22% fail on Lever
    • 0.15% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.073% fail on Pedal
      • 0.073% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.15% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.073% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.073% fail on Valves
    • 0.15% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.15% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.073% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.073% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.073% fail on Other braking system component
  • 13% fail on Suspension (28% better than other 1998 vans)
    • 7.1% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (25% better than other 1998 vans)
    • 2.3% fail on Sub-frames (110% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (99% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.44% fail on Sub-frame (2 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 2.2% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.9% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.5% fail on Suspension arms (64% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.73% fail on Ball joint (71% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.51% fail on Ball joint dust cover (60% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.51% fail on Springs (79% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.36% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.15% fail on Leaf springs (80% better than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.15% fail on Fixings and fixing bolts
      • 0.073% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.073% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.44% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.15% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.073% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.22% fail on Anti-roll bars (93% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (87% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.073% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.073% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.15% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.073% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.073% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.073% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.073% fail on Bellows
  • 12% fail on Body, chassis, structure (27% better than other 1998 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Chassis
      • 3.2% fail on Chassis condition
      • 0.22% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 2.5% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 2.4% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
      • 0.22% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.22% fail on Sub-frame condition
    • 2.5% fail on Exhaust system (48% better than other 1998 vans)
    • 1.9% fail on Transmission (54% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Drive shafts (40% better than other 1998 vans)
        • 1.8% fail on Joints (39% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.073% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.073% fail on Joints
    • 1.0% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.58% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.22% fail on Hose
      • 0.15% fail on Pipe
      • 0.073% fail on System
    • 0.51% fail on Seats
      • 0.29% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.29% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.44% fail on Cabs
      • 0.44% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.29% fail on Floor
    • 0.22% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.15% fail on Engine mounting condition
      • 0.073% fail on Bracket
    • 0.22% fail on Body (82% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Other body component
    • 0.073% fail on Load security
      • 0.073% fail on Access panel
    • 0.073% fail on Doors
      • 0.073% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.073% fail on Door condition
    • 0.073% fail on Undertray
  • 9.9% fail on Visibility
    • 5.4% fail on Washers
    • 4.9% fail on Wipers
    • 0.29% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.22% fail on View to rear
      • 0.22% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.073% fail on Driver's view
  • 2.9% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (39% better than other 1998 vans)
    • 2.9% fail on Seat belts (37% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 2.5% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.22% fail on Attachment
      • 0.22% fail on Condition
  • 2.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (49% better than other 1998 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Exhaust emissions (57% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Compression ignition (54% better than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.94% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.29% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.22% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
      • 0.44% fail on Spark ignition (65% better than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.29% fail on Catalyst emissions (70% better than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.22% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.94% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.65% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.22% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.15% fail on Transmission oil leaks
  • 2.0% fail on Tyres (57% better than other 1998 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Condition (47% better than other 1998 vans)
    • 0.80% fail on Tread depth (68% better than other 1998 vans)
    • 0.073% fail on Size/type
  • 1.2% fail on Steering (78% better than other 1998 vans)
    • 0.58% fail on Steering linkage components (80% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.51% fail on Track rod end (79% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.073% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.29% fail on Steering gear (84% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Steering rack (84% better than other 1998 vans)
    • 0.29% fail on Power steering
      • 0.15% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.073% fail on Operation
      • 0.073% fail on Other components
    • 0.15% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.073% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.073% fail on Steering column
  • 0.073% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.073% fail on Registration plates