Jaguar S-Type MOT Results

Registered in 2006
70.5% pass rate
from 3,504 tests in 2017
(30% better than other 2006 cars)
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 cars and highlighted areas where the Jaguar S-Type is unusually good or bad.

  • 12% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (46% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.8% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.4% fail on Rear lamps
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim (40% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Stop lamp (46% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Headlamps (65% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp (68% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.086% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
        • 0.029% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.057% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.029% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.029% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 1.3% fail on Horn (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.80% fail on Direction indicators (69% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.80% fail on Flashing type (69% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.74% fail on Individual lamps (58% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.086% fail on Side repeaters (84% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.51% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.37% fail on Registration plate lamp (94% better than other 2006 cars)
  • 8.6% fail on Suspension (48% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.14% fail on Attachment
      • 0.086% fail on Condition
    • 2.3% fail on Tie bars/rods (13 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (14 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Anti-roll bars (56% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (59% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (62% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.057% fail on Condition
      • 0.029% fail on Attachment
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.57% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.40% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.14% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 0.029% fail on Spring mounting
    • 0.54% fail on Wheel bearings (50% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Rear (52% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Front
    • 0.17% fail on Coil springs (97% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Condition (96% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.086% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.086% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.086% fail on Torque/reaction arms (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.086% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.057% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.057% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.057% fail on Front suspension joints (94% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.029% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.029% fail on Condition
  • 7.7% fail on Brakes (33% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Hub components
      • 2.4% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.54% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.17% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.057% fail on Brake linings
    • 2.9% fail on Brake performance (48% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Rear wheels (51% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.91% fail on Parking brake performance (70% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Front wheels (52% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Brake performance not tested (200% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Brake imbalance (70% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Service brake performance
    • 1.9% fail on Hydraulic systems (38% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Components (47% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.00% fail on Hoses (90% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.43% fail on Pipes (80% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.086% fail on Servos (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Leaks
      • 0.23% fail on Operation (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.46% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.43% fail on Electronic parking brake (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on Condition
    • 0.26% fail on ABS (63% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Air and vacuum systems (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.086% fail on Components (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.086% fail on Servos (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.057% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up (13 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on Operation
    • 0.11% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.11% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.029% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.029% fail on Cable
  • 7.6% fail on Tyres
    • 4.3% fail on Condition
    • 3.7% fail on Tread depth (24% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Valve stem
    • 0.086% fail on Size/type
  • 4.7% fail on Driver's view of the road (32% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Wipers (24% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Washers (42% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.086% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.029% fail on Mirrors
  • 1.4% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.71% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.71% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
    • 0.68% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.49% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.20% fail on Condition
  • 0.97% fail on Steering (68% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.80% fail on Steering system (70% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Track rod end (66% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Steering rack (71% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.057% fail on Free play
        • 0.057% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.029% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.14% fail on Power steering
      • 0.11% fail on Operation
      • 0.029% fail on Other components
    • 0.029% fail on Steering operation
  • 0.94% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (78% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Exhaust system (83% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.20% fail on Cap
      • 0.057% fail on System
    • 0.20% fail on Emissions (88% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.51% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.31% fail on Attachment
    • 0.20% fail on Condition
  • 0.51% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (51% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Body condition
    • 0.14% fail on Doors
      • 0.14% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.11% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.11% fail on Chassis
    • 0.057% fail on Seats
      • 0.057% fail on Passengers
  • 0.51% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.51% fail on Registration plate

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