Jaguar XF MOT Results

Registered in 2009
73.7% pass rate
from 7,892 tests in 2017
(20% better than other 2009 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 2009 cars and highlighted areas where the Jaguar XF is unusually good or bad.

  • 13% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (13% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Registration plate lamp (39% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamps (29% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Headlamp (26% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.19% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.013% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.013% fail on Switch
    • 3.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.1% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.13% fail on Rear lamps (85% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.025% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.3% fail on Headlamp aim (43% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Rear fog lamp (190% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Fog lamp (200% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Switch
    • 0.27% fail on Direction indicators (83% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Flashing type (83% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Side repeaters (69% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.089% fail on Individual lamps (90% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.013% fail on Switch
    • 0.22% fail on Stop lamp (93% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Horn
    • 0.10% fail on Battery
    • 0.076% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.063% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.013% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 9.4% fail on Tyres (31% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 5.8% fail on Condition (66% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.32% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (180% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Valve stem (120% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Size/type
  • 4.1% fail on Suspension (62% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.8% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.025% fail on Attachment
    • 0.86% fail on Anti-roll bars (66% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.57% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (72% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.13% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (68% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Condition
      • 0.013% fail on Attachment
    • 0.71% fail on Shock absorbers (39% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.71% fail on Condition (39% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.60% fail on Coil springs (85% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.60% fail on Condition (85% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Tie bars/rods (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.025% fail on Condition
    • 0.22% fail on Front suspension joints (57% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Wheel bearings (62% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Front
      • 0.063% fail on Rear (72% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.025% fail on Trailing arms (88% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.025% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (87% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.025% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.025% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.013% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.013% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.013% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.013% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.013% fail on Constant velocity joints
  • 3.8% fail on Driver's view of the road (27% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Wipers (18% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Washers (33% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.038% fail on Mirrors (76% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.025% fail on Indirect vision devices (11 times worse than other 2009 cars)
  • 3.2% fail on Brakes (51% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Hub components (31% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Brake pads (27% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Brake discs (46% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Brake calipers
    • 1.0% fail on Brake performance (64% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Rear wheels (66% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Parking brake performance (67% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Front wheels (70% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Brake imbalance (63% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.051% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.013% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.013% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.33% fail on Hydraulic systems (58% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Components (59% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.19% fail on Hoses
        • 0.063% fail on Pipes (87% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.013% fail on Servos
      • 0.038% fail on Leaks
      • 0.013% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.013% fail on Operation
    • 0.18% fail on Parking brake (60% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Electronic parking brake (4 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.051% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.051% fail on ABS (81% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.038% fail on Restricted movement (74% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.013% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.013% fail on Cable
    • 0.013% fail on Locking devices
  • 0.56% fail on Road Wheels (63% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Condition (170% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Attachment
  • 0.42% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.42% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.39% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (36% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.19% fail on Condition
      • 0.038% fail on Requirements
    • 0.16% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (52% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (52% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.35% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (82% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Exhaust system (86% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.10% fail on Cap
      • 0.013% fail on System
    • 0.051% fail on Emissions (91% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.013% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.28% fail on Steering (77% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Steering system (85% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.038% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.013% fail on Free play
        • 0.013% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.013% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.013% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.089% fail on Power steering
      • 0.038% fail on Operation
      • 0.025% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.025% fail on Other components
    • 0.013% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.013% fail on Locking devices
  • 0.25% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (43% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Doors
      • 0.15% fail on Passengers other (120% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Drivers
      • 0.013% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.051% fail on Body condition
    • 0.025% fail on Seats
      • 0.013% fail on Passengers
      • 0.013% fail on Drivers
Read the Honest John Review

  • Jaguar XF (2008 - 2015)
    Wonderful and bespoke feeling interior. Amazingly quiet and refined. More economical 2.2 diesel from 2011. Navigation not fitted as standard on most models.

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