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FIAT Ducato MOT Results

50.4% pass rate
from 1,672 tests in 2017
(16% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
Number of tests by age
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 pre-1990 vans and highlighted areas where the FIAT Ducato is unusually good or bad.

  • 35% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (36% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 12% fail on Headlamp aim (80% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 12% fail on Headlamps (120% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 11% fail on Headlamp (150% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.30% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.30% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.18% fail on Switch
      • 0.060% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.060% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 9.1% fail on Position lamps (52% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 5.0% fail on Front lamps (59% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 4.7% fail on Rear lamps (45% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.12% fail on Switch
    • 8.5% fail on Direction indicators (89% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 8.5% fail on Flashing type (89% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 5.0% fail on Individual lamps (93% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 2.6% fail on Side repeaters (3 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 1.6% fail on All direction indicators (71% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.60% fail on Tell tales
    • 6.9% fail on Registration plate lamp (28% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 6.0% fail on Battery (150% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 5.3% fail on Rear fog lamp (45% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 4.9% fail on Fog lamp (53% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.66% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.30% fail on Switch
    • 3.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.3% fail on Horn
    • 1.7% fail on Hazard warning
      • 1.2% fail on Lamp
      • 0.54% fail on Switch
      • 0.18% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.84% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.24% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.24% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.12% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 21% fail on Suspension (27% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 9.7% fail on Drive shafts (4 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 9.7% fail on Front drive shafts (7 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 9.6% fail on Constant velocity joints (7 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.18% fail on Drive shafts (11 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on Couplings (5 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.060% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.060% fail on Drive shafts
    • 8.3% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 6.1% fail on Component mounting
      • 2.9% fail on Spring mounting (47% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.54% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 3.8% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 2.3% fail on Rear (73% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Front
    • 1.5% fail on Suspension arms (39% better than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.1% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.78% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.72% fail on Condition
      • 0.060% fail on Fitment
    • 0.66% fail on Leaf springs
      • 0.30% fail on Anchor bracket (3 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.24% fail on Condition
      • 0.18% fail on Pins and bushes
        • 0.18% fail on Shackle
    • 0.24% fail on General condition (3 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 0.24% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.12% fail on Condition
      • 0.060% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.060% fail on Attachment
    • 0.060% fail on Air suspension
      • 0.060% fail on Operation
    • 0.060% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.060% fail on Condition
    • 0.060% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.060% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.060% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.060% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.060% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.060% fail on Condition
    • 0.060% fail on Axles
      • 0.060% fail on Clearance
  • 21% fail on Brakes (18% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 14% fail on Brake performance
      • 7.2% fail on Rear wheels (38% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 5.6% fail on Front wheels
      • 5.1% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 3.8% fail on Service brake performance (93% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.60% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.060% fail on Brake operation
    • 8.9% fail on Hydraulic systems (34% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 7.9% fail on Components (35% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 4.6% fail on Pipes (38% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 2.1% fail on Hoses
        • 1.8% fail on Valves (3 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.060% fail on Cylinders
      • 0.72% fail on Leaks
      • 0.42% fail on Operation
      • 0.18% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 1.3% fail on Hub components
      • 0.90% fail on Brake discs (3 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.42% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.060% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.78% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.78% fail on Condition
    • 0.54% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.48% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.36% fail on Cable
      • 0.060% fail on Linkage
      • 0.060% fail on Relay lever
    • 0.48% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.36% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings (2 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
    • 0.24% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.24% fail on Pedal
        • 0.24% fail on Condition
    • 0.12% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.12% fail on Operation (10 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
  • 14% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (67% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 11% fail on Exhaust system (190% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 2.5% fail on Fuel system (53% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Cap (2 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.36% fail on System
      • 0.30% fail on Pipe
      • 0.18% fail on Hose
      • 0.060% fail on Tank
    • 2.3% fail on Emissions (35% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Emissions not tested (100% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
  • 13% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 8.1% fail on Wipers (45% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 5.7% fail on Washers (27% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Mirrors (110% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 0.36% fail on Bonnet (200% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 0.36% fail on Windscreen
  • 7.8% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 3.8% fail on Body condition
    • 2.2% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 2.2% fail on Chassis
    • 1.5% fail on Seats
      • 0.96% fail on Passengers (140% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.84% fail on Drivers
    • 0.48% fail on Doors
      • 0.42% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.060% fail on Drivers
    • 0.30% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.12% fail on Body security
    • 0.060% fail on Spare wheel
  • 5.4% fail on Tyres (36% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 4.1% fail on Condition (64% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.12% fail on Valve stem
  • 4.5% fail on Steering (32% better than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 4.2% fail on Steering system
      • 2.6% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.1% fail on Steering rack (54% better than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.36% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.18% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.060% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.18% fail on Power steering
      • 0.060% fail on Drive system
      • 0.060% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.060% fail on Other components
    • 0.12% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.060% fail on Steering control
      • 0.060% fail on Steering column
    • 0.060% fail on Locking devices
  • 3.7% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 3.7% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.9% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.54% fail on Condition
      • 0.30% fail on Attachment
  • 0.60% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.60% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.18% fail on Towbars
    • 0.12% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.060% fail on Towbar
  • 0.060% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.060% fail on Condition