Jaguar X-Type MOT Results

Registered in 2001
51.4% pass rate
from 3,154 tests in 2017
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 2001 cars and highlighted areas where the Jaguar X-Type is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Brakes (34% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 14% fail on Brake performance (48% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 12% fail on Parking brake performance (150% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 6.4% fail on Rear wheels (50% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Front wheels (62% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Service brake performance (64% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.13% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.095% fail on Brake imbalance (85% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.095% fail on Gradient hand brake (16 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.032% fail on Parking brake operation
    • 7.6% fail on Hydraulic systems (18% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 7.3% fail on Components (20% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 6.4% fail on Pipes (49% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Hoses
        • 0.095% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.41% fail on Leaks
      • 0.13% fail on Operation
      • 0.063% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 4.0% fail on Hub components
      • 2.7% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.2% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.54% fail on Brake calipers (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.032% fail on Brake linings
    • 3.5% fail on ABS (150% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Parking brake (170% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Condition (170% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.032% fail on Fitment
    • 0.63% fail on Restricted movement (120% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.35% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.19% fail on Cable
      • 0.16% fail on Lever (7 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.13% fail on Pedal
        • 0.095% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.032% fail on Condition
    • 0.063% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.063% fail on Components
        • 0.032% fail on Pipes
        • 0.032% fail on Hoses
    • 0.032% fail on Additional braking devices
  • 22% fail on Suspension
    • 11% fail on Prescribed areas (170% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 9.4% fail on Component mounting (190% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Subframe mounting (120% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Spring mounting
    • 6.4% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 4.2% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.5% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.60% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.38% fail on Attachment (130% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (25% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Condition (8 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Coil springs (30% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Condition (36% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Location (170% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.67% fail on Rear
      • 0.63% fail on Front
    • 1.1% fail on Drive shafts (75% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Front drive shafts (76% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Constant velocity joints (76% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.063% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.98% fail on Tie bars/rods (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.95% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.032% fail on Condition
    • 0.82% fail on Front suspension joints (50% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.82% fail on Shock absorbers (44% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.82% fail on Condition (44% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.25% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.16% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.29% fail on Condition
    • 0.29% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.19% fail on Condition
      • 0.095% fail on Attachment
    • 0.19% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.13% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.032% fail on Condition
      • 0.032% fail on Attachment
    • 0.063% fail on Panhard rods
      • 0.063% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.032% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.032% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 19% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (28% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 6.9% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.5% fail on Headlamps (24% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 5.3% fail on Headlamp (23% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.095% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
        • 0.032% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.032% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.063% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.032% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.032% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.032% fail on Switch
    • 4.4% fail on Registration plate lamp (35% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Stop lamp (48% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Position lamps (63% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Front lamps (59% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Rear lamps (73% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Direction indicators (83% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Flashing type (83% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.32% fail on Individual lamps (83% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Side repeaters (75% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Battery (57% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Horn (60% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Rear fog lamp (89% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Fog lamp (90% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on Switch
    • 0.16% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.032% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.032% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.032% fail on Switch
  • 11% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (130% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 10% fail on Seat belts (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 9.5% fail on Prescribed areas (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.60% fail on Condition
      • 0.063% fail on Requirements
      • 0.032% fail on Installation check
        • 0.032% fail on Belt(s)/padding
    • 0.51% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (68% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (66% better than other 2001 cars)
  • 9.8% fail on Tyres
    • 5.5% fail on Condition (42% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.38% fail on Size/type
    • 0.095% fail on Valve stem
  • 7.9% fail on Driver's view of the road (19% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Wipers (28% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Washers (23% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.76% fail on Bonnet (4 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.32% fail on Windscreen
  • 7.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (120% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Body condition (120% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Vehicle structure (170% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Chassis (170% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Doors (180% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.76% fail on Passengers front (4 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.41% fail on Drivers (170% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on Seats
      • 0.29% fail on Drivers
      • 0.095% fail on Passengers
    • 0.13% fail on Body security
    • 0.032% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.032% fail on Load security
      • 0.032% fail on Bootlid
  • 6.1% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (27% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on Emissions (32% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Exhaust system (77% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Emissions not tested (49% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Fuel system (81% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on Tank
      • 0.063% fail on Cap
      • 0.032% fail on System
  • 1.7% fail on Steering (64% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Steering system (66% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Track rod end (60% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Steering rack (84% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.032% fail on Free play
        • 0.032% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.032% fail on Other components
        • 0.032% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.16% fail on Power steering (69% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.095% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.032% fail on Pump
      • 0.032% fail on Other components
    • 0.13% fail on Steering operation
  • 0.86% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.86% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.73% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.63% fail on Attachment (98% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.095% fail on Condition
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