Jaguar XJ8 MOT Results

Registered in 2006
73.6% pass rate
from 212 tests in 2020
(40% better than other 2006 cars)
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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Jaguar XJ8 is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Suspension
    • 6.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.8% fail on Ball joint dust cover (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.4% fail on Ball joint
    • 4.7% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.9% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 1.4% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.94% fail on Linkage
      • 0.94% fail on Linkage ball joints
    • 0.47% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.47% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.47% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.47% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.47% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 6.6% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (63% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.3% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.47% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.94% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.94% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.47% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.47% fail on Headlamp
  • 6.1% fail on Visibility
    • 3.8% fail on Wipers
    • 2.8% fail on Washers
  • 4.7% fail on Tyres
    • 2.8% fail on Condition
    • 2.4% fail on Tread depth
  • 4.2% fail on Brakes (65% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.9% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.9% fail on Brake pads
    • 1.4% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.94% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.47% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.47% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.47% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.47% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.47% fail on Rbt
          • 0.47% fail on Service brake performance
  • 1.9% fail on Body, chassis, structure (74% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.94% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.47% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.47% fail on Other boot lid component
    • 0.47% fail on Undertray
  • 1.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (69% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 1.9% fail on Spark ignition
        • 1.9% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
  • 1.4% fail on Steering
    • 1.4% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.4% fail on Track rod end
  • 0.94% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.94% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.47% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.47% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.47% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.47% fail on Attachment

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