Jaguar XJ8 MOT Results

Registered in 1999
63.6% pass rate
from 665 tests in 2017
(25% better than other 1999 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 1999 cars and highlighted areas where the Jaguar XJ8 is unusually good or bad.

  • 13% fail on Suspension (39% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 9.6% fail on Prescribed areas (59% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 5.4% fail on Component mounting
      • 4.1% fail on Subframe mounting (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Spring mounting (200% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Suspension arms (56% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (54% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.5% fail on Front
      • 0.30% fail on Rear
    • 1.2% fail on Anti-roll bars (76% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (72% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.2% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.1% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.60% fail on Condition
      • 0.45% fail on Attachment (7 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.60% fail on Coil springs (79% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Condition (83% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Location
    • 0.60% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.60% fail on Condition
  • 12% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (52% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim (50% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamps (54% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp (52% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.0% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.2% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.45% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.30% fail on Side repeaters
    • 1.8% fail on Position lamps (72% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Front lamps (81% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.75% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.15% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.90% fail on Stop lamp (84% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.60% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.45% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.30% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.30% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.15% fail on Lamp
      • 0.15% fail on Switch
    • 0.30% fail on Horn
    • 0.15% fail on Battery
  • 11% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 10% fail on Emissions (49% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Exhaust system (68% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.75% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.30% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.15% fail on Pipe
      • 0.15% fail on Cap
  • 8.4% fail on Brakes (52% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Hydraulic systems (42% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Components (40% better than other 1999 cars)
        • 2.9% fail on Pipes
        • 1.1% fail on Hoses
      • 0.15% fail on Operation
    • 3.0% fail on Brake performance (68% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Front wheels (63% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.75% fail on Rear wheels (82% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.75% fail on Parking brake performance (84% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.45% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.15% fail on Service brake performance
    • 1.5% fail on ABS
    • 0.45% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.45% fail on Hub components (84% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Brake pads (85% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.30% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.30% fail on Pedal
        • 0.15% fail on Condition
        • 0.15% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.15% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.15% fail on Cable
    • 0.15% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.15% fail on Restricted movement
  • 6.6% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (56% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 4.7% fail on Body condition (130% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 2.1% fail on Chassis
    • 0.15% fail on Doors
      • 0.15% fail on Passengers other
  • 5.4% fail on Tyres (34% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Condition
    • 3.0% fail on Tread depth
  • 5.0% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 4.4% fail on Seat belts
      • 4.2% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.15% fail on Requirements
    • 0.60% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.60% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 4.4% fail on Driver's view of the road (53% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Wipers (50% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Washers (62% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.7% fail on Steering
    • 2.3% fail on Steering system
      • 1.4% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.45% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.45% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.30% fail on Power steering
      • 0.30% fail on Other components
    • 0.15% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.90% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.90% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.15% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.15% fail on Attachment

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