Jaguar X-Type MOT Results

Registered in 2008
70.3% pass rate
from 6,706 tests in 2017
(21% better than other 2008 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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the Jaguar X-Type is unusually good or bad.

  • 10% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (43% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Position lamps (36% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Front lamps (32% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.60% fail on Rear lamps (47% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.6% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.045% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.045% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.030% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.030% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.015% fail on Dipswitch
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim (44% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate lamp (74% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Stop lamp (70% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Direction indicators (42% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Flashing type (42% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.54% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.42% fail on Individual lamps (62% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.089% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.43% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.43% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.21% fail on Horn
    • 0.16% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.060% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.030% fail on Lamp
      • 0.030% fail on Switch
      • 0.015% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.045% fail on Battery (84% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.030% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.015% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 10.0% fail on Suspension (26% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.1% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.86% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (87% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Linkage condition (91% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Condition (11 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Attachment (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Coil springs (53% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Condition (54% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on Location
    • 1.8% fail on Wheel bearings (170% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Rear (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Front (110% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.98% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.98% fail on Condition
    • 0.95% fail on Suspension arms (62% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.91% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (62% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Attachment
      • 0.015% fail on Condition
    • 0.92% fail on Drive shafts (53% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.89% fail on Front drive shafts (54% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.86% fail on Constant velocity joints (55% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.015% fail on Couplings
        • 0.015% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.030% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.030% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.76% fail on Trailing arms (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.69% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.045% fail on Condition (13 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Attachment
    • 0.60% fail on Prescribed areas (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Component mounting (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.045% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.30% fail on Front suspension joints (53% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.075% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.060% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.015% fail on Attachment
    • 0.075% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.060% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.015% fail on Condition
    • 0.015% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.015% fail on Attachment
    • 0.015% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 8.2% fail on Tyres
    • 5.7% fail on Condition (53% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Tread depth (32% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Size/type
    • 0.089% fail on Valve stem
  • 7.3% fail on Brakes
    • 3.4% fail on Hub components
      • 2.1% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.2% fail on Brake discs (58% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Brake calipers (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Brake linings
    • 3.3% fail on Brake performance
      • 1.8% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.8% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.69% fail on Front wheels (32% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.10% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.060% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.045% fail on Brake operation
    • 1.3% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.63% fail on Components (48% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.39% fail on Hoses (73% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.10% fail on Cylinders (10 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.075% fail on Pipes (92% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.075% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.52% fail on Leaks (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Operation (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 0.33% fail on Parking brake (43% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Condition
      • 0.015% fail on Fitment
    • 0.13% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.13% fail on Pedal
        • 0.089% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.045% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.10% fail on ABS (72% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.060% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.030% fail on Electronic stability system (79% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.015% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.015% fail on Cable
  • 3.5% fail on Driver's view of the road (40% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Wipers (28% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.98% fail on Washers (59% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.075% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.060% fail on Mirrors (68% better than other 2008 cars)
  • 1.1% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (61% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.57% fail on Emissions (46% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.15% fail on Cap
      • 0.089% fail on System
      • 0.045% fail on Tank
    • 0.18% fail on Exhaust system (90% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.075% fail on Emissions not tested (65% better than other 2008 cars)
  • 0.52% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.30% fail on Attachment
    • 0.24% fail on Condition
  • 0.49% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.49% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.42% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (55% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.19% fail on Prescribed areas (180% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Condition
      • 0.015% fail on Requirements
    • 0.089% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (83% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.045% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (91% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Passengers airbag (7 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.42% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.13% fail on Body condition
    • 0.12% fail on Doors
      • 0.089% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.045% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.12% fail on Seats
      • 0.10% fail on Drivers
      • 0.015% fail on Passengers
    • 0.030% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.030% fail on Chassis
    • 0.015% fail on Load security
      • 0.015% fail on Bootlid
  • 0.33% fail on Steering (80% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Steering system (84% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Track rod end (88% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on Steering rack (76% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Free play
        • 0.030% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.030% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.045% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.045% fail on Power steering
      • 0.030% fail on Operation
      • 0.015% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.030% fail on Steering control
      • 0.030% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.015% fail on Flexible coupling
        • 0.015% fail on Universal joint
  • 0.015% fail on Towbars
    • 0.015% fail on Towbar
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