Jaguar XJ8 MOT Results

Registered in 2001
64.7% pass rate
from 683 tests in 2017
(29% better than other 2001 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 2001 cars and highlighted areas where the Jaguar XJ8 is unusually good or bad.

  • 13% fail on Suspension (41% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 6.6% fail on Prescribed areas (59% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Component mounting
      • 2.5% fail on Subframe mounting (190% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Spring mounting
    • 2.2% fail on Anti-roll bars (60% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (58% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.15% fail on Attachment
      • 0.15% fail on Linkage condition
    • 2.0% fail on Suspension arms (56% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (54% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Sub-frames (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Condition (5 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.15% fail on Attachment
    • 2.0% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.3% fail on Front
      • 0.88% fail on Rear
    • 1.8% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.59% fail on Coil springs (84% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Condition (84% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.15% fail on Condition
    • 0.15% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.15% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.15% fail on Universal joint
  • 9.8% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (62% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Headlamp aim (58% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Stop lamp (61% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Position lamps (81% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.88% fail on Front lamps (83% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Rear lamps (71% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate lamp (80% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Headlamps (74% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Headlamp (73% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.88% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.44% fail on Fog lamp (73% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.88% fail on Direction indicators (70% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.88% fail on Flashing type (70% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.59% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.15% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.15% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.29% fail on Horn
    • 0.15% fail on Battery
    • 0.15% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.15% fail on Switch
  • 9.5% fail on Brakes (46% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Hydraulic systems (43% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Components (39% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 2.5% fail on Pipes
        • 1.5% fail on Hoses
    • 2.9% fail on ABS (110% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Brake performance (74% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Parking brake performance (66% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.88% fail on Rear wheels (79% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Front wheels (76% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Hub components (59% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.15% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.15% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.15% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.15% fail on Condition
    • 0.15% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.15% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
  • 6.3% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (96% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Body condition (140% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Vehicle structure (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Chassis (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Doors
      • 0.29% fail on Drivers
      • 0.15% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.15% fail on Body security
  • 5.4% fail on Tyres (40% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.6% fail on Condition
  • 5.1% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (39% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Emissions
    • 1.9% fail on Exhaust system (60% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.29% fail on Cap
      • 0.15% fail on Pipe
    • 0.44% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 5.1% fail on Driver's view of the road (47% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Wipers (45% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Washers (53% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.15% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.9% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.6% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.5% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.15% fail on Condition
    • 0.29% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (82% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (80% better than other 2001 cars)
  • 2.0% fail on Steering (57% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Steering system (68% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Track rod end (61% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.73% fail on Power steering
      • 0.29% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.15% fail on Operation
      • 0.15% fail on Pump
      • 0.15% fail on Other components
  • 0.59% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.59% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.29% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.15% fail on Condition
    • 0.15% fail on Attachment

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