Jaguar S-Type MOT Results

Registered in 2007
67.5% pass rate
from 2,998 tests in 2020
(26% better than other 2007 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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the Jaguar S-Type is unusually good or bad.

  • 9.4% fail on Suspension (39% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Suspension arms (6.1% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Pins and bushes (28% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Ball joint dust cover (100% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.57% fail on Ball joint (72% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Anti-roll bars (45% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (39% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.80% fail on Linkage ball joints (44% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Ball joint dust cover (38% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Ball joint (55% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Linkage (29% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.033% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.033% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 1.9% fail on Suspension rods (25 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Ball joint dust cover (50 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Pins and bushes (12 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Ball joint (10 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Suspension rod
    • 0.90% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (48% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.67% fail on Springs (85% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Coil springs (85% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.63% fail on Coil spring (86% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.033% fail on Mounting
    • 0.27% fail on Other suspension component (13% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Pins and bushes (63% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Ball joint dust cover (100% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.23% fail on Shock absorbers (86% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Wheel bearings (80% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Sub-frames (60% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.067% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.067% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (32% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Sub-frame
  • 8.6% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (42% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Headlamp aim (14% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Headlamp aim (9.0% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (63% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Stop lamp (40% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Headlamps (67% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Headlamp (68% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.067% fail on Headlamp levelling device (63% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Matched pair
    • 1.2% fail on Electrical equipment (74% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Horn (170% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 1.1% fail on Direction indicators (56% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Flashing type (56% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.80% fail on Individual direction indicators (54% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on Side repeaters (67% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.067% fail on All direction indicators (47% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.53% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (14% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Rear fog lamp (14% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.53% fail on Rear fog lamp (12% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Position lamps (19% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Position lamp (26% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (92% better than other 2007 cars)
  • 8.4% fail on Brakes (22% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Brake performance (24% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Service brake performance (23% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Rbt (21% better than other 2007 cars)
          • 1.8% fail on Service brake performance (14% better than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.17% fail on Service brake imbalance (68% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (33% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Rbt (sp) (30% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.033% fail on Gradient tester (sp)
      • 0.83% fail on Parking brake performance (32% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.83% fail on Rbt (29% better than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.83% fail on Parking brake performance (21% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Brake performance not tested (79% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (54% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.30% fail on Rbt (sp) (52% better than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.23% fail on Service brake performance (32% worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.17% fail on Service brake imbalance (68% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Mechanical brake components (21% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Brake linings and pads (1.3% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 2.5% fail on Brake pads (0.87% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.033% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.53% fail on Brake discs and drums (61% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.53% fail on Brake discs (60% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (23% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Cable (15% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (1.9% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.87% fail on Anti-lock braking system (3.5% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Electronic braking system (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.067% fail on Electronic stability control (76% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.83% fail on Parking brake control (92% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.83% fail on Electronic parking brake (11 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.50% fail on Rigid brake pipes (71% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Flexible brake hoses (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Air and vacuum systems (9 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Servos (19 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
    • 0.27% fail on Hydraulic systems (67% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Brake fluid (10% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.067% fail on Servos (9 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.067% fail on Reservoirs (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (12% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (7.1% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.067% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (83% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.067% fail on Pedal (56% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.033% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.033% fail on Other components
  • 5.9% fail on Tyres (17% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Condition (23% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Tread depth (44% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Size/type (10% better than other 2007 cars)
  • 5.1% fail on Visibility (19% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Wipers (25% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Washers (50% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.033% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.033% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.033% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.033% fail on View to rear
      • 0.033% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.4% fail on Body, chassis, structure (63% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.97% fail on Exhaust system (61% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.77% fail on Integral vehicle structure (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.77% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Chassis (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Chassis condition (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Fuel system (46% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (44% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.067% fail on Hose (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Doors (75% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.067% fail on Other passenger's door (67% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.067% fail on Door condition (66% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.033% fail on Door condition
    • 0.10% fail on Floor (11 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.067% fail on Undertray (25% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.033% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.033% fail on Cabs
      • 0.033% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 2.3% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (58% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Exhaust emissions (60% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Spark ignition (69% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (45% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Catalyst emissions (91% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.067% fail on Emissions not tested (88% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.87% fail on Compression ignition (38% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.47% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (36% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.27% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (33% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on Emissions not tested (28% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.033% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
    • 0.23% fail on Fluid leaks (39% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Engine oil leaks (57% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Other leaks (160% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.033% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.033% fail on Undertray
  • 2.1% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (25% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Seat belts (72% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Condition (17% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.77% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (12% better than other 2007 cars)
  • 1.7% fail on Steering (39% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Steering linkage components (27% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Track rod end (38% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Ball joint (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.10% fail on Steering gear (76% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.067% fail on Steering rack (83% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Operation
    • 0.067% fail on Power steering (64% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Operation
      • 0.033% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.033% fail on Other components
  • 0.67% fail on Road Wheels (27% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Attachment (5.1% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Condition (93% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.033% fail on Hubs
  • 0.17% fail on Identification of the vehicle (69% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Registration plates (68% better than other 2007 cars)
  • 0.033% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.033% fail on Speedometer

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