Jaguar XJ-S MOT Results

Registered in 1993
76.3% pass rate
from 367 tests in 2020
(36% better than other 1993 cars)
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 1993 cars and highlighted areas where the Jaguar XJ-S is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (32% better than other 1993 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.5% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.7% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.7% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.9% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.54% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.27% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 1.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.82% fail on Horn
      • 0.54% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 1.1% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.54% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.54% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.27% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.27% fail on Switch
  • 7.6% fail on Brakes (36% better than other 1993 cars)
    • 6.8% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.4% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 4.9% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 0.54% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 1.9% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.9% fail on Rbt
          • 1.9% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.4% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt
          • 0.82% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.27% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.27% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.27% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.82% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.27% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.27% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.27% fail on Service brake performance
    • 1.4% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 1.4% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 1.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.54% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.54% fail on Lever
    • 0.54% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.54% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.54% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.54% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 0.54% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.54% fail on Brake pads
    • 0.27% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.27% fail on Brake fluid
  • 6.8% fail on Suspension (43% better than other 1993 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.6% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.1% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.27% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.27% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 1.4% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.54% fail on Springs
      • 0.54% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.54% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.27% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.27% fail on Sub-frame
    • 0.27% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.27% fail on Other suspension component
  • 4.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 4.1% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 3.8% fail on Spark ignition
        • 3.3% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.27% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.27% fail on Catalytic converter
        • 0.27% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.27% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.27% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.27% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
    • 0.54% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.27% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.27% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.27% fail on Other leaks
  • 4.4% fail on Visibility
    • 2.2% fail on Washers
    • 1.9% fail on Wipers
    • 0.27% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.27% fail on Bonnet
  • 3.0% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 3.0% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.2% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.82% fail on Condition
  • 2.7% fail on Steering
    • 1.1% fail on Steering gear
      • 1.1% fail on Steering rack
    • 1.1% fail on Power steering
      • 0.27% fail on Operation
      • 0.27% fail on Pump
      • 0.27% fail on Rams
      • 0.27% fail on Other components
    • 0.82% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.82% fail on Track rod end
  • 2.7% fail on Body, chassis, structure (75% better than other 1993 cars)
    • 0.82% fail on Exhaust system (77% better than other 1993 cars)
    • 0.54% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.54% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.54% fail on Doors
      • 0.27% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.27% fail on Door condition
      • 0.27% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.27% fail on Door condition
    • 0.27% fail on Chassis
      • 0.27% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.27% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.27% fail on Seats
      • 0.27% fail on Driver's seat
  • 1.9% fail on Tyres
    • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.82% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.27% fail on Size/type
  • 0.27% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.27% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.27% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.27% fail on Attachment

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