Jaguar XJS MOT Results

Registered in 1987
74.6% pass rate
from 63 tests in 2020
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 1987 cars and highlighted areas where the Jaguar XJS is unusually good or bad.

  • 13% fail on Brakes
    • 13% fail on Brake performance
      • 9.5% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (2 times worse than other 1987 cars)
        • 9.5% fail on Rbt (sp) (2 times worse than other 1987 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Service brake performance
        • 4.8% fail on Rbt
          • 4.8% fail on Service brake performance
      • 3.2% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 3.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.6% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.6% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 4.8% fail on Parking brake control (7 times worse than other 1987 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Lever (7 times worse than other 1987 cars)
  • 9.5% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 6.3% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 6.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 6.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 3.2% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 1.6% fail on Main beam tell-tale
      • 1.6% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
    • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim
  • 7.9% fail on Suspension
    • 4.8% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.6% fail on Springs
      • 1.6% fail on Coil springs
        • 1.6% fail on Coil spring
    • 1.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.6% fail on Suspension arm
      • 1.6% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.6% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.6% fail on Other suspension component
      • 1.6% fail on Other suspension component
  • 7.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.3% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 6.3% fail on Spark ignition
        • 4.8% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 1.6% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 1.6% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 1.6% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 1.6% fail on Transmission oil leaks
  • 6.3% fail on Steering
    • 4.8% fail on Power steering (7 times worse than other 1987 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Other components (22 times worse than other 1987 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Steering gear
      • 3.2% fail on Steering rack
  • 4.8% fail on Visibility
    • 4.8% fail on Wipers
  • 4.8% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 4.8% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.6% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.6% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.6% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.6% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
  • 3.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 3.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.2% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 3.2% fail on Tyres
    • 1.6% fail on Condition
    • 1.6% fail on Tread depth

Search Good Garages