Jaguar XJ MOT Results

Registered in 2003
74.1% pass rate
from 371 tests in 2020
(46% better than other 2003 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 2003 cars and highlighted areas where the Jaguar XJ is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.9% fail on Suspension (50% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.8% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.6% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.81% fail on Ball joint
    • 3.2% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.3% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 1.1% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.54% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.27% fail on Linkage ball joints
    • 1.3% fail on Suspension rods (10 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Ball joint dust cover (26 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.81% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.27% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.27% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.27% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.27% fail on Operation
  • 7.8% fail on Brakes (48% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 2.4% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.2% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.2% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.81% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.81% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.9% fail on Brake performance (76% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt
          • 0.81% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.54% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.27% 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
      • 0.27% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.27% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 0.81% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.81% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.54% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.27% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.27% fail on Pedal
    • 0.27% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.27% fail on Electronic parking brake
  • 6.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.2% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 6.2% fail on Spark ignition
        • 5.9% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 1.1% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.27% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.27% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.27% fail on Undertray
    • 0.27% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.27% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 6.2% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (70% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.7% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.2% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.27% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.27% fail on Side repeaters
    • 1.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.3% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Headlamp aim (78% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp aim (76% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.81% fail on Headlamps (85% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.81% fail on Headlamp (84% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.27% fail on Horn
  • 3.8% fail on Tyres (48% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Condition
    • 1.3% fail on Tread depth (70% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Size/type
  • 3.2% fail on Visibility (61% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Wipers
    • 1.1% fail on Washers (71% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Bonnet
  • 1.6% fail on Steering (67% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.3% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.27% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.27% fail on Steering rack
  • 1.1% fail on Body, chassis, structure (89% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.81% fail on Doors
      • 0.54% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.54% fail on Door condition
      • 0.27% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.27% fail on Door condition
    • 0.27% fail on Exhaust system
  • 1.1% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.1% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.54% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.54% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.27% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.27% fail on Attachment

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