Jaguar XJ MOT Results

Registered in 2006
71.4% pass rate
from 1,218 tests in 2020
(38% better than other 2006 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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Jaguar XJ is unusually good or bad.

  • 9.0% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (50% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamps (51% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp (49% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamp aim (56% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp aim (54% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.5% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.5% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.4% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.082% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.4% fail on Position lamps (56% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Position lamp (55% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.66% fail on Horn
    • 0.25% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.25% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.25% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.082% fail on Stop lamp
  • 8.6% fail on Suspension (47% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.9% fail on Pins and bushes (47% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.66% fail on Ball joint (70% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Anti-roll bars (51% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.66% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (62% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.33% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.25% fail on Linkage
    • 1.5% fail on Suspension rods (15 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Ball joint dust cover (38 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Pins and bushes (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.41% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.16% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.16% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.082% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.25% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.25% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.16% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on Operation
      • 0.082% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.082% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.082% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 7.2% fail on Brakes (41% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Brake performance (53% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.5% fail on Rbt
          • 1.5% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.082% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.99% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (72% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.99% fail on Rbt (sp) (71% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.25% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.16% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.082% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.082% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.25% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.25% fail on Parking brake performance (84% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.25% fail on Rbt (83% better than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.16% fail on Parking brake performance (87% better than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.082% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
    • 2.8% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 2.2% fail on Mechanical brake components (40% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.1% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.25% fail on Brake discs and drums (81% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.25% fail on Brake discs (81% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.082% fail on Lever
    • 0.82% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.82% fail on Electronic parking brake (11 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.74% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.74% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.082% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.16% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.16% fail on Servos (8 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on Leaks
    • 0.16% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.16% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.16% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 4.9% fail on Visibility (28% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Wipers
    • 1.8% fail on Washers (44% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.082% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.082% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.082% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.082% fail on View to rear
      • 0.082% fail on Mirrors
  • 4.8% fail on Tyres (36% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Condition
    • 1.9% fail on Tread depth (58% better than other 2006 cars)
  • 2.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (53% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Exhaust emissions (59% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.82% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.25% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.16% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.16% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.082% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.082% fail on Particulate filter
      • 1.1% fail on Spark ignition (75% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.90% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (61% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Catalyst emissions (91% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.25% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.082% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.082% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
      • 0.082% fail on Other leaks
  • 1.4% fail on Steering (58% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.99% fail on Steering linkage components (61% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.99% fail on Track rod end (56% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.25% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.16% fail on Power steering
      • 0.082% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.082% fail on Other components
    • 0.082% fail on Steering play
      • 0.082% fail on Steering rack
  • 1.1% fail on Body, chassis, structure (86% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.57% fail on Exhaust system (79% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.16% fail on Tank
      • 0.082% fail on Pipe
      • 0.082% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.16% fail on Transmission (95% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Drive shafts (95% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Joints (95% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.082% fail on Doors
      • 0.082% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.082% fail on Door condition
  • 1.1% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (51% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.74% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.33% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.25% fail on Condition
      • 0.082% fail on Requirements
  • 0.90% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.49% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Attachment
  • 0.25% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.25% fail on Registration plates

Search Good Garages