Jaguar XK8 MOT Results

Registered in 2004
75.4% pass rate
from 637 tests in 2020
(49% better than other 2004 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 2004 cars and highlighted areas where the Jaguar XK8 is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.0% fail on Suspension (56% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Suspension arms (57% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.63% fail on Ball joint (78% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.31% fail on Suspension arm
    • 2.7% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.4% fail on Sub-frames (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.78% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.16% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 1.1% fail on Anti-roll bars (82% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.31% fail on Linkage
      • 0.31% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.16% fail on Linkage ball joints
    • 0.78% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.47% fail on Springs (88% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Coil springs (88% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.47% fail on Coil spring (88% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.16% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.16% fail on Suspension rod
  • 7.4% fail on Brakes (49% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (180% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Anti-lock braking system (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Brake performance (67% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (71% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt (sp) (69% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Service brake performance (79% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.63% fail on Rbt (78% better than other 2004 cars)
          • 0.63% fail on Service brake performance (74% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.16% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.16% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.16% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.16% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.16% fail on Rbt
          • 0.16% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
    • 0.94% fail on Mechanical brake components (74% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Brake linings and pads (74% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.63% fail on Brake pads (74% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.31% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.16% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.16% fail on Lever
    • 0.63% fail on Rigid brake pipes (83% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.31% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.16% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.16% fail on Lever
    • 0.16% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 5.8% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (71% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.6% fail on Headlamps (71% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp (79% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.63% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (79% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Stop lamp (94% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.16% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.16% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.16% fail on Switch
    • 0.16% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.16% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
    • 0.16% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.16% fail on Horn
  • 3.5% fail on Tyres (54% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Tread depth (76% better than other 2004 cars)
  • 3.1% fail on Visibility (61% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Wipers (58% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.78% fail on Washers (79% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.47% fail on View to rear
      • 0.47% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.16% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.16% fail on Bonnet
  • 3.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (61% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Exhaust emissions (59% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Spark ignition (48% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 3.0% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.63% fail on Catalyst emissions (76% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 2.7% fail on Body, chassis, structure (71% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Chassis (180% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Chassis condition (190% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.47% fail on Exhaust system (86% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.47% fail on Floor (17 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Seats
      • 0.31% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.16% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.16% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.16% fail on Transmission
      • 0.16% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.16% fail on Joints
    • 0.16% fail on Body
      • 0.16% fail on Panel
  • 2.5% fail on Steering (49% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.7% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.16% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.47% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.47% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.16% fail on Steering play
      • 0.16% fail on Steering rack
  • 1.7% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.94% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.78% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.78% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.16% fail on Airbags
      • 0.16% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.63% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.63% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.16% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.16% fail on Attachment

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