Jaguar XJ-S MOT Results

Registered in 1984
82.9% pass rate
from 82 tests in 2020
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 1984 cars and highlighted areas where the Jaguar XJ-S is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 4.9% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 4.9% fail on Horn
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp
      • 1.2% fail on Dipswitch
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.4% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.4% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.2% fail on All direction indicators
        • 1.2% fail on Side repeaters
    • 2.4% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 2.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 2.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 1.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.2% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
  • 7.3% fail on Visibility
    • 4.9% fail on Wipers
    • 3.7% fail on Washers
  • 4.9% fail on Brakes
    • 4.9% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.7% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 3.7% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 2.4% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.4% fail on Rbt
          • 2.4% fail on Service brake performance
    • 1.2% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 1.2% fail on Servos
  • 4.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 4.9% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 4.9% fail on Spark ignition
        • 4.9% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 1.2% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 2.4% fail on Suspension
    • 2.4% fail on Other suspension component
      • 2.4% fail on Ball joint dust cover (12 times worse than other 1984 cars)
  • 2.4% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 1.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.2% fail on Doors
      • 1.2% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 1.2% fail on Door condition
  • 1.2% fail on Steering
    • 1.2% fail on Power steering
      • 1.2% fail on Pipes and hoses
  • 1.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.2% fail on Condition

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