Jaguar XK8 MOT Results

Registered in 1999
70.2% pass rate
from 614 tests in 2017
(39% better than other 1999 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 1999 cars and highlighted areas where the Jaguar XK8 is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Brakes (39% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Brake performance (40% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.8% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.3% fail on Rear wheels (69% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.16% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.16% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.16% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.6% fail on Hydraulic systems (47% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Components (45% better than other 1999 cars)
        • 3.3% fail on Pipes
        • 0.16% fail on Hoses
      • 0.16% fail on Leaks
    • 3.1% fail on ABS (120% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.81% fail on Hub components (71% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.81% fail on Brake pads
    • 0.49% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.49% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.49% fail on Condition
    • 0.16% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.16% fail on Cable
    • 0.16% fail on Restricted movement
  • 10% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (58% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim (54% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Position lamps (59% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Rear lamps
      • 1.1% fail on Front lamps (76% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.4% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.8% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.49% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.16% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate lamp (72% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Stop lamp (71% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.98% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.65% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.49% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.65% fail on Headlamps (85% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Headlamp (84% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.49% fail on Switch
      • 0.16% fail on Lamp
    • 0.16% fail on Horn
  • 9.6% fail on Suspension (55% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 4.7% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 2.4% fail on Component mounting (49% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 2.1% fail on Suspension arms (49% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.6% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.1% fail on Rear
      • 0.65% fail on Front
    • 1.3% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.49% fail on Coil springs (83% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Condition (82% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.16% fail on General condition
    • 0.16% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.16% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.16% fail on Axles
      • 0.16% fail on Clearance
  • 8.3% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 7.7% fail on Emissions
    • 0.65% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.16% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.16% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.16% fail on Pipe
  • 3.6% fail on Tyres (56% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Tread depth (56% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Condition (54% better than other 1999 cars)
  • 3.3% fail on Driver's view of the road (65% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Washers (54% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Wipers (73% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Windscreen
  • 3.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (43% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.1% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.16% fail on Requirements
    • 0.81% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.81% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 2.9% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.0% fail on Body condition
    • 0.81% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.81% fail on Chassis
    • 0.33% fail on Seats
      • 0.16% fail on Passengers
      • 0.16% fail on Drivers
  • 1.6% fail on Steering (64% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Steering system (62% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.81% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.81% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.16% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.16% fail on Power steering
      • 0.16% fail on Other components
  • 0.98% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.98% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.16% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.16% fail on Attachment

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