Jaguar XJ MOT Results

Registered in 2015
84.2% pass rate
from 1,010 tests in 2020
(14% better than other 2015 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 2015 cars and highlighted areas where the Jaguar XJ is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.4% fail on Tyres (50% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Condition (120% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Tread depth (4.9% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Size/type (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
  • 3.2% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (24% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Headlamp aim (32% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp aim (28% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (120% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.79% fail on Headlamps (13% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.79% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (13 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.099% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.099% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.099% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.099% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.099% fail on Reversing lamps
  • 2.7% fail on Visibility (36% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Wipers (35% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.69% fail on Washers (37% better than other 2015 cars)
  • 1.1% fail on Brakes (67% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.79% fail on Mechanical brake components (65% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.69% fail on Brake linings and pads (64% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.59% fail on Brake pads (69% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.099% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.20% fail on Brake discs and drums (63% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on Brake discs (63% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Brake performance (76% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.099% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.099% fail on Rbt
          • 0.099% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.099% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.099% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 0.099% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.099% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 0.99% fail on Suspension (58% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.59% fail on Suspension arms (0.83% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Pins and bushes (63% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.099% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.099% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.20% fail on Springs (83% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Coil springs (83% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on Coil spring (83% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.099% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.099% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.099% fail on Linkage ball joints
  • 0.59% fail on Identification of the vehicle (200% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.59% fail on Registration plates (200% worse than other 2015 cars)
  • 0.50% fail on Road Wheels (170% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Attachment (120% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2015 cars)
  • 0.40% fail on Body, chassis, structure (45% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Doors (5 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Other passenger's door (7 times worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on Door condition (8 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.099% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.099% fail on Door condition
    • 0.099% fail on Seats
      • 0.099% fail on Driver's seat
  • 0.40% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (29% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Seat belts (71% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Condition (81% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.099% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.30% fail on Steering (15% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.099% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.099% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.099% fail on Steering coupling
      • 0.099% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.099% fail on Steering play
      • 0.099% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.30% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (65% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Exhaust emissions (63% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Compression ignition (15% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.30% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (43% worse than other 2015 cars)
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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