Jaguar XJ-S MOT Results

Registered in 1983
66.0% pass rate
from 50 tests in 2017
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 1983 cars and highlighted areas where the Jaguar XJ-S is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 10% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 8.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 6.0% fail on Fog lamp
      • 2.0% fail on Tell tale
    • 6.0% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.0% fail on Headlamp
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 2.0% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 6.0% fail on Direction indicators
      • 6.0% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.0% fail on All direction indicators
        • 2.0% fail on Individual lamps
        • 2.0% fail on Tell tales
    • 4.0% fail on Hazard warning
      • 2.0% fail on Switch
      • 2.0% fail on Tell tale
    • 2.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.0% fail on Front lamps
    • 2.0% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.0% fail on Stop lamp
  • 18% fail on Brakes
    • 16% fail on Brake performance
      • 10% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 1983 cars)
      • 6.0% fail on Front wheels
      • 4.0% fail on Rear wheels
    • 8.0% fail on Parking brake (7 times worse than other 1983 cars)
      • 8.0% fail on Condition (7 times worse than other 1983 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Service brake control components
      • 2.0% fail on Pedal
        • 2.0% fail on Anti-slip
    • 2.0% fail on Hub components
      • 2.0% fail on Brake calipers
  • 10% fail on Suspension
    • 2.0% fail on Coil springs
      • 2.0% fail on Condition
    • 2.0% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.0% fail on Trailing arms
      • 2.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.0% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 2.0% fail on Front
    • 2.0% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 2.0% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 2.0% fail on Subframe mounting
  • 8.0% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 4.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 4.0% fail on Emissions
  • 4.0% fail on Steering
    • 2.0% fail on Steering system
      • 2.0% fail on Steering rack
    • 2.0% fail on Power steering
      • 2.0% fail on Other components
  • 4.0% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 4.0% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 4.0% fail on Chassis
  • 4.0% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.0% fail on Wipers
  • 2.0% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.0% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.0% fail on Prescribed areas

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