Jaguar XJ MOT Results

Registered in 2016
90.2% pass rate
from 1,191 tests in 2020
(21% better than other 2016 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 2016 cars and highlighted areas where the Jaguar XJ is unusually good or bad.

  • 2.9% fail on Tyres
    • 2.4% fail on Condition
    • 0.67% fail on Tread depth (61% better than other 2016 cars)
  • 2.6% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.50% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.50% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (5 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.084% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.084% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.084% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.084% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.084% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.084% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.084% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.084% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.084% fail on Rear fog lamp
  • 1.4% fail on Visibility (50% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Wipers
    • 0.084% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.084% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.084% fail on View to rear
      • 0.084% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.084% fail on Washers
  • 1.1% fail on Identification of the vehicle (3 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plates (3 times worse than other 2016 cars)
  • 0.42% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.42% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.25% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.17% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.084% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 0.17% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.17% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.42% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.34% fail on Attachment (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.084% fail on Condition
  • 0.34% fail on Brakes (83% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.084% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.084% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.084% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.084% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.084% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 0.084% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.084% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 0.084% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.084% fail on Brake pads
  • 0.34% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.25% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.17% fail on Condition
      • 0.084% fail on Requirements
    • 0.084% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.17% fail on Suspension
    • 0.084% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.084% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.084% fail on Ball joint
  • 0.17% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.084% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.084% fail on Body
      • 0.084% fail on Other body component
  • 0.084% fail on Steering
    • 0.084% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.084% fail on Drag link end
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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