Jaguar X-Type MOT Results

Registered in 2006
55.4% pass rate
from 9,166 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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Jaguar X-Type is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Suspension (22% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 6.7% fail on Anti-roll bars (28% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Linkage ball joints (55% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Pins and bushes (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (29% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.50% fail on Ball joint dust cover (40% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Linkage
      • 0.37% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (76% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Anti-roll bar (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.044% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 5.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.8% fail on Pins and bushes (43% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint dust cover (80% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Ball joint (54% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.044% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 5.1% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Springs
      • 4.0% fail on Coil springs
        • 4.0% fail on Coil spring
        • 0.065% fail on Mounting
      • 0.065% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Wheel bearings (140% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Sub-frames (49% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Sub-frame (84% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.076% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.38% fail on Shock absorbers (77% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.21% fail on Pins and bushes (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.098% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.055% fail on Ball joint (73% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.022% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.19% fail on Suspension rods (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Pins and bushes (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.022% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.011% fail on Suspension rod
    • 0.17% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.11% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.065% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.011% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.033% fail on Axles (81% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Swivel pins and bushes (85% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Axle
  • 14% fail on Brakes (19% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.5% fail on Rigid brake pipes (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Brake performance (23% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (28% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Rbt (sp) (28% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
        • 0.011% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 1.8% fail on Service brake performance (31% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Rbt (31% better than other 2006 cars)
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake performance (32% better than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.37% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.022% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.022% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.011% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.011% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.4% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt
          • 1.2% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.15% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.022% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.011% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.011% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.53% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.45% fail on Rbt (sp) (36% better than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.31% fail on Service brake imbalance (45% better than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.21% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.087% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Brake performance not tested (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Mechanical brake components (21% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.8% fail on Brake pads
      • 2.0% fail on Brake discs and drums (54% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Brake discs (55% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.13% fail on Cable
        • 0.022% fail on Lever
        • 0.011% fail on Linkage
        • 0.011% fail on Relay lever
    • 1.5% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.076% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.74% fail on Hydraulic systems (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Brake fluid (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.033% fail on Valves
    • 0.71% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (36% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.065% fail on Electronic stability control (80% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Flexible brake hoses (78% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.39% fail on Lever
    • 0.38% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.23% fail on Pedal
      • 0.19% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.033% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.022% fail on Leaks
      • 0.011% fail on Servos
    • 0.033% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.033% fail on Other components
  • 14% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (25% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.9% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.35% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.9% fail on Headlamps (15% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Headlamp (18% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Headlamp levelling device (84% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Dipswitch
    • 2.5% fail on Position lamps (21% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Position lamp (21% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.044% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.2% fail on Stop lamp (53% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Direction indicators (23% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Flashing type (22% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.27% fail on Side repeaters (57% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.23% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (55% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (62% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Rear fog lamp (61% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.32% fail on Rear fog lamp (61% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Electrical equipment (58% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Horn (64% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Battery(ies) (57% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.011% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.022% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.022% fail on Switch
    • 0.011% fail on Outline marker lamps
      • 0.011% fail on Outline marker lamp
    • 0.011% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.011% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.011% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.011% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 8.8% fail on Tyres (19% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on Condition (58% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.34% fail on Size/type
  • 7.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (23% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 7.2% fail on Exhaust emissions (24% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Compression ignition (150% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.6% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (170% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (150% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.38% fail on Emissions not tested (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.076% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.076% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.065% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.022% fail on Catalytic converter
          • 0.022% fail on Other emission control equipment
          • 0.011% fail on Oxygen sensor
          • 0.011% fail on Exhaust gas recirculation valve
        • 0.033% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 3.1% fail on Spark ignition (27% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.7% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.83% fail on Catalyst emissions (55% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Emissions not tested (75% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.022% fail on Non catalyst emissions
    • 0.49% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.28% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.11% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.087% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Transmission oil leaks
    • 0.044% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.022% fail on Sound deadening material
      • 0.022% fail on Undertray
  • 6.3% fail on Body, chassis, structure (15% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Transmission (40% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Drive shafts (41% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.8% fail on Joints (41% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.022% fail on Flexible couplings
        • 0.011% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.098% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.065% fail on Joints
        • 0.022% fail on Prop shaft
        • 0.011% fail on Bearing housing
      • 0.022% fail on Belts (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Exhaust system (32% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.055% fail on Sub-frame condition (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 0.70% fail on Chassis (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.69% fail on Chassis condition (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 0.53% fail on Doors
      • 0.44% fail on Driver's door (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.44% fail on Door condition (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.076% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.076% fail on Door condition
      • 0.033% fail on Other passenger's door (85% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.033% fail on Door condition (85% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.22% fail on Pipe (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Tank
      • 0.055% fail on Hose (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (84% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on System
    • 0.098% fail on Body
      • 0.055% fail on Other body component
      • 0.033% fail on Panel
      • 0.011% fail on Body condition
    • 0.076% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.065% fail on Seats (63% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.011% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.065% fail on Undertray
    • 0.033% fail on Cabs
      • 0.033% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.022% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.011% fail on Engine mounting condition
      • 0.011% fail on Bracket
    • 0.022% fail on Floor
    • 0.011% fail on Towbar
      • 0.011% fail on Coupling
      • 0.011% fail on Safety device
  • 6.1% fail on Visibility (10% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Wipers
    • 2.2% fail on Washers (31% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.19% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.098% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.098% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.087% fail on View to rear (64% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.087% fail on Mirrors (63% better than other 2006 cars)
  • 3.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (60% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Seat belts (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Prescribed areas (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Condition (140% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Attachment
      • 0.022% fail on Requirements
      • 0.011% fail on Pre-tensioners
    • 0.23% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (81% better than other 2006 cars)
  • 1.7% fail on Steering (49% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.91% fail on Steering linkage components (64% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.80% fail on Track rod end (65% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.087% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.022% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.45% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.43% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.022% fail on Operation
    • 0.26% fail on Power steering
      • 0.087% fail on Operation
      • 0.076% fail on Pump (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.076% fail on Other components
      • 0.044% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.065% fail on Steering play
      • 0.065% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.022% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.022% fail on Steering coupling
      • 0.022% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.011% fail on Steering column
  • 1.2% fail on Road Wheels (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.72% fail on Attachment (87% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.022% fail on Hubs (12 times worse than other 2006 cars)
  • 0.47% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.47% fail on Registration plates
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