Jaguar XJ8 MOT Results

Registered in 2000
66.2% pass rate
from 937 tests in 2017
(31% better than other 2000 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 2000 cars and highlighted areas where the Jaguar XJ8 is unusually good or bad.

  • 16% fail on Suspension (27% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 8.8% fail on Prescribed areas (73% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 5.9% fail on Component mounting (47% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Subframe mounting (190% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Spring mounting
    • 3.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.11% fail on Condition
      • 0.11% fail on Attachment
    • 2.5% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.5% fail on Front
      • 0.96% fail on Rear
    • 2.2% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.5% fail on Sub-frames (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.21% fail on Attachment
    • 1.1% fail on Anti-roll bars (78% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.32% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (90% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Attachment
    • 0.75% fail on Coil springs (76% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.75% fail on Condition (75% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Shock absorbers (87% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Condition (87% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.11% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.11% fail on Universal joint
  • 9.8% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (60% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.5% fail on Headlamp (41% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.11% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.11% fail on Switch
    • 2.6% fail on Headlamp aim (63% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Position lamps (72% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Front lamps (73% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Rear lamps (78% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.11% fail on Switch
    • 1.8% fail on Stop lamp (68% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.75% fail on Registration plate lamp (87% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.75% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.43% fail on Fog lamp (74% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.64% fail on Direction indicators (77% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Flashing type (77% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.43% fail on Individual lamps (74% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.11% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.11% fail on Switch
    • 0.11% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 9.2% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 7.5% fail on Emissions
    • 1.2% fail on Exhaust system (77% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.53% fail on Pipe (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Cap
    • 0.43% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 9.1% fail on Brakes (47% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Hydraulic systems (41% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Components (37% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 3.0% fail on Pipes
        • 1.1% fail on Hoses
      • 0.11% fail on Leaks
    • 3.4% fail on Brake performance (63% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Parking brake performance (55% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Rear wheels (71% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Front wheels (80% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.32% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.3% fail on ABS
    • 0.64% fail on Hub components (78% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Brake pads (70% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.11% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.11% fail on Condition
  • 6.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (64% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Body condition (89% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Vehicle structure (100% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Chassis (100% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.85% fail on Doors
      • 0.43% fail on Drivers
      • 0.43% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.11% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.11% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.11% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.11% fail on Seats
      • 0.11% fail on Drivers
    • 0.11% fail on Load security
      • 0.11% fail on Access panel
  • 5.7% fail on Tyres (34% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Tread depth (37% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Condition
  • 5.0% fail on Driver's view of the road (48% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Wipers (50% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Washers (44% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.32% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.3% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 3.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.8% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.32% fail on Condition
    • 0.21% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (87% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (87% better than other 2000 cars)
  • 2.6% fail on Steering (45% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Steering system (49% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.43% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.32% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.21% fail on Free play
        • 0.21% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.53% fail on Power steering
      • 0.43% fail on Other components
      • 0.11% fail on Operation
      • 0.11% fail on Pump
    • 0.11% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.32% fail on Registration plates and VIN (75% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Registration plate (75% better than other 2000 cars)
  • 0.21% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.21% fail on Attachment

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