Jaguar X-Type MOT Results

Registered in 2007
64.7% pass rate
from 7,193 tests in 2017
(11% 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 X-Type is unusually good or bad.

  • 14% fail on Suspension
    • 4.6% fail on Anti-roll bars (31% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Linkage condition (93% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Attachment (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.083% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.056% fail on Condition
      • 0.028% fail on Attachment
    • 2.3% fail on Coil springs (55% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Condition (55% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Location
    • 2.0% fail on Wheel bearings (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Rear (180% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.83% fail on Front (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Prescribed areas (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Component mounting (8 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 0.014% fail on Spring mounting
    • 1.3% fail on Drive shafts (44% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Front drive shafts (43% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Constant velocity joints (42% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.95% fail on Trailing arms (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.89% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Condition
      • 0.028% fail on Attachment
    • 0.89% fail on Shock absorbers (38% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.89% fail on Condition (38% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.83% fail on Tie bars/rods (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.81% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Condition
      • 0.014% fail on Attachment
    • 0.40% fail on Front suspension joints (48% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Radius arms (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Condition
    • 0.14% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.070% fail on Condition
      • 0.056% fail on Attachment
      • 0.014% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.056% fail on Torque/reaction arms (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Gas suspension
      • 0.014% fail on Levelling valve
    • 0.014% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.014% fail on Condition
    • 0.014% fail on Axles
      • 0.014% fail on Swivel joints/housing
  • 13% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (35% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Position lamps (33% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Front lamps (26% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Rear lamps (52% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on All position lamps
    • 3.6% fail on Headlamp aim (26% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.0% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.070% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.056% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
        • 0.014% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.042% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.042% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.014% fail on Switch
    • 2.2% fail on Registration plate lamp (62% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Stop lamp (63% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Direction indicators (48% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Flashing type (48% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Individual lamps (40% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.097% fail on Side repeaters (81% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Rear fog lamp (62% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Fog lamp (61% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.14% fail on Horn (61% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.070% fail on Battery (80% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.014% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.014% fail on Lamp
  • 9.6% fail on Brakes
    • 3.9% fail on Hub components (21% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.2% fail on Brake discs (39% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.72% fail on Brake calipers (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Hydraulic systems (88% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Components (54% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Pipes (53% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.54% fail on Hoses
        • 0.056% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.028% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.014% fail on Servos
      • 0.99% fail on Leaks (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Operation (200% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 2.8% fail on Brake performance (36% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Parking brake performance (32% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Rear wheels (47% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.85% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.24% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.097% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.042% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.028% fail on Brake operation
    • 0.46% fail on ABS
    • 0.17% fail on Parking brake (73% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Condition (70% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.14% fail on Pedal
        • 0.083% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.056% fail on Condition
    • 0.083% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.083% fail on Cable
      • 0.014% fail on Lever
    • 0.070% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.028% fail on Electronic stability system (86% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.014% fail on Components
        • 0.014% fail on Servos
  • 9.3% fail on Tyres (15% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Condition (69% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Tread depth (22% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Size/type
    • 0.097% fail on Valve stem
  • 4.5% fail on Driver's view of the road (27% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Wipers
    • 1.3% fail on Washers (50% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.15% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.097% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.4% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (34% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Exhaust system (45% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.95% fail on Emissions (35% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.097% fail on Cap
      • 0.070% fail on System
      • 0.014% fail on Tank
      • 0.014% fail on Pipe
    • 0.18% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 1.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (41% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Doors
      • 0.25% fail on Passengers front (160% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.097% fail on Drivers
      • 0.042% fail on Passengers other (76% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Body condition
    • 0.25% fail on Vehicle structure (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Chassis (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Seats
      • 0.083% fail on Drivers
      • 0.028% fail on Passengers
    • 0.014% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.014% fail on Body security
    • 0.014% fail on Load security
      • 0.014% fail on Access panel
  • 1.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.86% fail on Seat belts (61% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Condition
      • 0.014% fail on Requirements
      • 0.014% fail on Attachment
    • 0.25% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (64% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (67% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Passengers airbag (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.83% fail on Road Wheels (99% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.58% fail on Attachment (100% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Condition (93% worse than other 2007 cars)
  • 0.60% fail on Steering (74% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.50% fail on Steering system (76% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Track rod end (81% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.028% fail on Ball joint (84% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Free play
        • 0.014% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.014% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.097% fail on Power steering
      • 0.042% fail on Operation
      • 0.042% fail on Other components
      • 0.014% fail on Pump
    • 0.014% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.014% fail on Locking devices
  • 0.57% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.57% fail on Registration plate
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