Jaguar X-Type MOT Results

Registered in 2003
51.9% pass rate
from 7,047 tests in 2020
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 2003 cars and highlighted areas where the Jaguar X-Type is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Suspension (11% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 8.4% fail on Suspension arms (33% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Pins and bushes (60% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Suspension arm (6 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Ball joint dust cover (63% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.57% fail on Ball joint (80% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 7.4% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Anti-roll bars (26% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Pins and bushes (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.89% fail on Linkage ball joints (50% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.78% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (45% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.37% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.20% fail on Linkage (58% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Ball joint (67% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.085% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.085% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.014% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 2.7% fail on Springs (24% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Coil springs (31% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 2.2% fail on Coil spring (36% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.24% fail on Mounting (4 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas (4 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Wheel bearings (42% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.35% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (71% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.099% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.043% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.014% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.41% fail on Suspension rods (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Pins and bushes (9 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.043% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.028% fail on Suspension rod
      • 0.014% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.33% fail on Shock absorbers (77% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.14% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.11% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.071% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.028% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.071% fail on Macpherson strut (78% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.043% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.028% fail on Pins and bushes (79% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Axles
      • 0.014% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
  • 18% fail on Brakes (19% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 9.7% fail on Brake performance (22% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 7.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (67% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 6.5% fail on Rbt (sp) (62% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.53% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (140% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.057% fail on Gradient tester (sp) (4 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 4.2% fail on Parking brake performance (140% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 4.0% fail on Rbt (140% worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 3.7% fail on Parking brake performance (150% worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.31% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (81% worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.014% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.16% fail on Plate brake tester (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.085% fail on Parking brake performance (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.071% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.043% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.028% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.014% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 2.3% fail on Service brake performance (25% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 2.2% fail on Rbt (27% better than other 2003 cars)
          • 1.9% fail on Service brake performance (21% better than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.30% fail on Service brake imbalance (58% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.085% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.057% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
          • 0.028% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.028% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.028% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.72% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (58% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.62% fail on Rbt (sp) (63% better than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.48% fail on Service brake imbalance (60% better than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.26% fail on Service brake performance (59% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.099% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.5% fail on Rigid brake pipes (34% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Mechanical brake components (27% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.6% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.9% fail on Brake discs and drums (52% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Brake discs (54% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.18% fail on Cable
        • 0.17% fail on Lever (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Linkage
        • 0.014% fail on Relay lever
        • 0.014% fail on Clevis joint
        • 0.014% fail on Pivot
    • 1.8% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (39% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Anti-lock braking system (64% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.68% fail on Hydraulic systems (140% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Brake fluid (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.043% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.014% fail on Master cylinder
    • 0.57% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.57% fail on Lever
    • 0.54% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.43% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.13% fail on Pedal
    • 0.50% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.21% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.16% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.057% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.014% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.014% fail on Servos
    • 0.014% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.014% fail on Other components
  • 15% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (25% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Headlamp aim (24% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 5.5% fail on Headlamp aim (23% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.60% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (51% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 5.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.3% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.44% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.071% fail on Dipswitch
    • 1.7% fail on Direction indicators (29% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Flashing type (29% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.34% fail on Side repeaters (57% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.014% fail on Switch
    • 1.7% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (45% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Position lamps (53% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Position lamp (54% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.057% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.5% fail on Stop lamp (72% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Electrical equipment (76% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Horn (79% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.099% fail on Battery(ies) (74% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.13% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (91% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Rear fog lamp (91% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Rear fog lamp (92% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Switch
    • 0.057% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.057% fail on Switch
    • 0.014% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 15% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (85% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 15% fail on Exhaust emissions (90% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 13% fail on Spark ignition (100% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 11% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 4.2% fail on Catalyst emissions (34% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.41% fail on Emissions not tested (55% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.085% fail on Non catalyst emissions
      • 1.8% fail on Compression ignition (35% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.98% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.65% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (180% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.071% fail on Emissions not tested (65% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.057% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.043% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.014% fail on Pre 01/01/1980 visual
    • 1.1% fail on Fluid leaks (60% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.98% fail on Engine oil leaks (82% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.057% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.014% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.014% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
    • 0.043% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.028% fail on Sound deadening material
      • 0.014% fail on Undertray
  • 8.4% fail on Tyres (16% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Condition (53% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.33% fail on Size/type
  • 7.7% fail on Visibility
    • 3.8% fail on Wipers
    • 3.3% fail on Washers
    • 0.60% fail on Bonnet (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.17% fail on Windscreen
      • 0.014% fail on Window
    • 0.18% fail on View to rear
      • 0.18% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.099% fail on Driver's view
  • 7.1% fail on Body, chassis, structure (27% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Integral vehicle structure (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Chassis (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Chassis condition (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 0.95% fail on Doors (66% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Front passenger's door (170% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.43% fail on Door condition (170% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Driver's door (180% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.34% fail on Door condition (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.18% fail on Door condition
        • 0.014% fail on Catch
    • 0.89% fail on Transmission (76% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.82% fail on Drive shafts (76% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.81% fail on Joints (77% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.057% fail on Prop shafts (70% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.028% fail on Prop shaft
        • 0.028% fail on Joints (82% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Belts
    • 0.77% fail on Exhaust system (80% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Floor (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Seats
      • 0.11% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.028% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.13% fail on Fuel system (79% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.071% fail on Pipe
      • 0.028% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (90% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Tank
      • 0.014% fail on System
    • 0.11% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.11% fail on Body (60% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.071% fail on Panel
      • 0.043% fail on Other body component
    • 0.057% fail on Cabs
      • 0.057% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.043% fail on Undertray
    • 0.014% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.014% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 6.7% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (110% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Seat belts (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 6.1% fail on Prescribed areas (4 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Condition (66% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.043% fail on Attachment
      • 0.014% fail on Requirements
    • 0.43% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (71% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Airbags
      • 0.014% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 2.0% fail on Steering (58% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Steering linkage components (55% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Track rod end (55% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.014% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.014% fail on Other components
        • 0.014% fail on Steering component
    • 0.20% fail on Steering gear (75% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Steering rack (76% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Operation
    • 0.18% fail on Power steering (49% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.085% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.057% fail on Operation
      • 0.057% fail on Other components
    • 0.014% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.014% fail on Steering column
  • 0.64% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.61% fail on Attachment (76% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.043% fail on Condition
  • 0.50% fail on Identification of the vehicle (46% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.50% fail on Registration plates (46% better than other 2003 cars)
  • 0.028% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.014% fail on Anchorages
    • 0.014% fail on Belt(s)/padding
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