Jaguar XJ MOT Results

Registered in 2011
82.4% pass rate
from 1,481 tests in 2017
(29% better than other 2011 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 2011 cars and highlighted areas where the Jaguar XJ is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.7% fail on Tyres
    • 3.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.34% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.27% fail on Size/type
    • 0.068% fail on Valve stem
  • 5.9% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (43% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim (53% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.95% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (14 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.95% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (16 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Headlamp (92% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.068% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.068% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.20% fail on Stop lamp (87% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Position lamps (93% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.068% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.068% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.14% fail on Direction indicators (87% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Flashing type (87% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Individual lamps
    • 0.14% fail on Horn
    • 0.068% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.068% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.068% fail on Fog lamp
  • 2.8% fail on Driver's view of the road (37% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Wipers
    • 0.61% fail on Washers (60% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Windscreen
  • 2.1% fail on Suspension (62% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.41% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.41% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.20% fail on Coil springs (92% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Condition (91% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Tie bars/rods (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.14% fail on Rear
    • 0.068% fail on Air suspension
      • 0.068% fail on Operation
    • 0.068% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 1.6% fail on Brakes (65% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.74% fail on Hub components (72% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Brake pads (74% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.068% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.68% fail on Brake performance (56% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.20% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.14% fail on Front wheels
    • 0.27% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.27% fail on Electronic parking brake (6 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.068% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.068% fail on Components
        • 0.068% fail on Pipes
        • 0.068% fail on Hoses
    • 0.068% fail on ABS
  • 0.68% fail on Steering
    • 0.47% fail on Power steering (9 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Operation (12 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Pipes and hoses (15 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Other components (15 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Steering system
      • 0.068% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.068% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.068% fail on Track rod end
  • 0.61% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.47% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Attachment
  • 0.61% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.61% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.54% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.47% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.34% fail on Condition
      • 0.14% fail on Requirements (9 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.068% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.068% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.14% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.068% fail on Doors
      • 0.068% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.068% fail on Seats
      • 0.068% fail on Passengers
  • 0.068% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.068% fail on Exhaust system
Read the Honest John Review

  • Jaguar XJ (2010 - 2019)
    A characterful alternative to the go-to German luxury saloons and far more engaging to drive. Diesel offers low emissions and tax but is very strong. Excellent overall refinement.

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