Jaguar XK8 MOT Results

Registered in 2002
71.4% pass rate
from 679 tests in 2017
(42% 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 XK8 is unusually good or bad.

  • 12% fail on Brakes (31% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Brake performance (36% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.5% fail on Rear wheels (63% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Front wheels (57% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.15% fail on Service brake performance
    • 3.7% fail on Hydraulic systems (42% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Components (43% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 3.2% fail on Pipes
        • 0.44% fail on Hoses
      • 0.15% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.15% fail on Operation
    • 3.7% fail on ABS (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Hub components (64% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.88% fail on Brake pads (63% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.88% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.88% fail on Condition
    • 0.29% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.29% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.29% fail on Cable
    • 0.15% fail on Full power hydraulic systems
      • 0.15% fail on Warning
  • 10% fail on Suspension (53% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 2.4% fail on Subframe mounting (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Component mounting
    • 3.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.5% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.5% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.5% fail on Condition
    • 1.3% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.74% fail on Rear
      • 0.59% fail on Front
    • 1.2% fail on Coil springs (71% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Condition (71% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.88% fail on Anti-roll bars (84% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.15% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.15% fail on Linkage condition
    • 0.74% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.59% fail on Condition
      • 0.15% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.29% fail on Drive shafts (93% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.29% fail on Universal joint (116 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.15% fail on Condition
  • 7.5% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (72% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim (73% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.6% fail on Tell tale (20 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Hazard warning (4 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Switch (6 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Tell tale
    • 1.0% fail on Position lamps (86% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Front lamps (89% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Rear lamps (78% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Headlamps (78% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Headlamp (78% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.59% fail on Registration plate lamp (92% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.59% fail on Direction indicators (78% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Flashing type (78% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.59% fail on Individual lamps
    • 0.44% fail on Stop lamp (93% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Horn
    • 0.15% fail on Battery
    • 0.15% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 5.9% fail on Tyres (36% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.7% fail on Condition
    • 0.15% fail on Valve stem
  • 3.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.9% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.29% fail on Condition
    • 0.88% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.88% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 2.4% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (70% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Emissions
    • 0.15% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.15% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.15% fail on Cap
    • 0.15% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 2.4% fail on Driver's view of the road (75% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Wipers (73% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.88% fail on Washers (76% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.2% fail on Body condition
    • 0.74% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.74% fail on Chassis
    • 0.15% fail on Doors
      • 0.15% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.15% fail on Seats
      • 0.15% fail on Drivers
  • 1.5% fail on Steering (70% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Steering system (73% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Track rod end (75% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.29% fail on Prescribed areas (17 times worse than other 2002 cars)
  • 0.88% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.88% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.44% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.29% fail on Condition
    • 0.15% fail on Attachment

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