Jaguar XJ6 MOT Results

Registered in 1996
63.7% pass rate
from 1,087 tests in 2017
(18% better than other 1996 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 1996 cars and highlighted areas where the Jaguar XJ6 is unusually good or bad.

  • 16% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (23% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.5% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 4.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.0% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.3% fail on Rear lamps
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.2% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.18% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.092% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
        • 0.092% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 2.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.6% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.37% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.28% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.92% fail on Stop lamp (79% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.64% fail on Rear fog lamp (76% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Fog lamp (75% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Battery (74% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.28% fail on Switch
      • 0.18% fail on Lamp
    • 0.28% fail on Horn
    • 0.092% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.092% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 13% fail on Suspension (31% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Prescribed areas (37% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Component mounting (39% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.92% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 0.092% fail on Spring mounting
    • 3.1% fail on Wheel bearings (68% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Front (170% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Rear
    • 2.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.5% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.092% fail on Attachment
    • 2.6% fail on Front suspension joints (110% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.8% fail on Condition
    • 1.3% fail on Coil springs
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
      • 0.18% fail on Location
    • 0.46% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.37% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (4 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on Attachment
    • 0.28% fail on Anti-roll bars (91% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (91% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.18% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.18% fail on Condition
    • 0.18% fail on Drive shafts (95% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.18% fail on Universal joint (7 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.092% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 11% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 5.9% fail on Emissions
    • 4.8% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.6% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.74% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.46% fail on Pipe
      • 0.28% fail on Cap
  • 8.6% fail on Brakes (45% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Brake performance (44% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.9% fail on Rear wheels (45% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Front wheels (55% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Service brake performance (74% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 3.8% fail on Hydraulic systems (38% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Components (38% better than other 1996 cars)
        • 2.2% fail on Hoses
        • 1.5% fail on Pipes (59% better than other 1996 cars)
        • 0.092% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.28% fail on Leaks
      • 0.18% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 0.92% fail on Hub components (59% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.37% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.28% fail on ABS (74% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.092% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.092% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.092% fail on Pedal
        • 0.092% fail on Condition
    • 0.092% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.092% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
  • 5.8% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 3.1% fail on Body condition
    • 1.7% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 1.7% fail on Chassis
    • 1.0% fail on Doors
      • 0.74% fail on Passengers other (170% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Drivers
    • 0.64% fail on Seats
      • 0.55% fail on Drivers
      • 0.092% fail on Passengers
  • 5.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 4.7% fail on Seat belts
      • 4.0% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.37% fail on Condition
      • 0.28% fail on Attachment
      • 0.092% fail on Requirements
    • 0.55% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.55% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 4.9% fail on Driver's view of the road (44% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Wipers (51% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Washers
    • 0.092% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.092% fail on Windscreen
  • 4.8% fail on Tyres
    • 2.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.18% fail on Size/type
  • 4.4% fail on Steering
    • 3.2% fail on Steering system
      • 1.5% fail on Steering rack
      • 1.3% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.28% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.18% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.092% fail on Free play
        • 0.092% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.74% fail on Power steering
      • 0.46% fail on Other components
      • 0.18% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.092% fail on Drive system
    • 0.37% fail on Steering control
      • 0.37% fail on Steering column (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.092% fail on Steering operation
  • 1.0% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.0% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.28% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.28% fail on Attachment

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