Jaguar XJ8 MOT Results

Registered in 2002
65.6% pass rate
from 389 tests in 2020
(28% better than other 2002 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 2002 cars and highlighted areas where the Jaguar XJ8 is unusually good or bad.

  • 13% fail on Suspension (28% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 6.2% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (100% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.1% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.8% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.26% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.26% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 2.3% fail on Sub-frames (3 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Sub-frame (6 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 2.1% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.3% fail on Anti-roll bars (76% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.77% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.26% fail on Linkage
      • 0.26% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.51% fail on Springs (85% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Coil springs (84% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.51% fail on Coil spring (84% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.26% fail on Ball joint
  • 9.8% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 9.8% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 9.5% fail on Spark ignition
        • 8.0% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (170% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 2.1% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.51% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.26% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.26% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
  • 9.0% fail on Brakes (41% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 3.1% fail on Brake performance (63% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (64% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Rbt (sp) (62% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.0% fail on Rbt
          • 1.0% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.77% fail on Service brake performance (76% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.77% fail on Rbt (76% better than other 2002 cars)
          • 0.51% fail on Service brake performance (80% better than other 2002 cars)
          • 0.26% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.51% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.51% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.26% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.26% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.26% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 1.8% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 0.77% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.51% fail on Brake pads
        • 0.26% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.77% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.77% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.51% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.51% fail on Clevis joint (286 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 1.5% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.51% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.51% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.26% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.26% fail on Reservoirs
  • 8.5% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (59% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamps (66% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Headlamp (68% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 1.0% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.77% fail on Stop lamp (87% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.51% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.51% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.51% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.51% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.51% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.26% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.26% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
    • 0.26% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.26% fail on Horn
  • 6.9% fail on Tyres
    • 3.9% fail on Condition
    • 3.6% fail on Tread depth
  • 6.4% fail on Body, chassis, structure (39% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 2.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 2.1% fail on Chassis (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Chassis condition (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 1.8% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.51% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.51% fail on Pipe
    • 0.26% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.26% fail on Body
      • 0.26% fail on Panel
    • 0.26% fail on Doors
      • 0.26% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.26% fail on Door condition
    • 0.26% fail on Floor
  • 5.7% fail on Visibility
    • 2.6% fail on Wipers
    • 2.3% fail on Washers
    • 0.77% fail on View to rear
      • 0.77% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.51% fail on Driver's view
  • 2.8% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 2.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.8% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.26% fail on Attachment
    • 0.77% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 2.3% fail on Steering
    • 1.8% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.8% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.77% fail on Power steering
      • 0.51% fail on Pump (21 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Pipes and hoses
  • 0.26% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.26% fail on Attachment

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