Jaguar XK8 MOT Results

Registered in 2005
74.7% pass rate
from 576 tests in 2017
(44% better than other 2005 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 2005 cars and highlighted areas where the Jaguar XK8 is unusually good or bad.

  • 9.2% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (61% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim (48% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp (58% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.87% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (8 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.87% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (11 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.7% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.4% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.17% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.17% fail on Side repeaters
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate lamp (75% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Position lamps (92% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Front lamps (90% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Stop lamp (89% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.35% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.17% fail on Lamp
      • 0.17% fail on Switch
    • 0.35% fail on Horn
    • 0.17% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.17% fail on Tell tale
  • 8.7% fail on Suspension (55% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.6% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.6% fail on Condition
    • 1.0% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.52% fail on Front
      • 0.52% fail on Rear
    • 0.87% fail on Anti-roll bars (84% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (87% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.87% fail on Sub-frames (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Attachment (18 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Condition
      • 0.17% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.69% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.69% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.35% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.35% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.35% fail on Drive shafts (90% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.35% fail on Universal joint (142 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.17% fail on Condition
    • 0.17% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.17% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 6.6% fail on Brakes (51% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Brake performance (54% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Parking brake performance (54% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.17% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.17% fail on Front wheels
    • 2.6% fail on ABS (190% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Hub components (60% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.87% fail on Brake pads (67% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.87% fail on Hydraulic systems (77% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Operation
      • 0.35% fail on Components (90% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.35% fail on Pipes (87% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Hoses
      • 0.17% fail on Leaks
    • 0.17% fail on Restricted movement
  • 5.0% fail on Tyres (43% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Condition
    • 2.3% fail on Tread depth (56% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.35% fail on Size/type
  • 2.4% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.0% fail on Body condition
    • 0.69% fail on Vehicle structure (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.69% fail on Chassis (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.35% fail on Body security (7 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Doors
      • 0.17% fail on Drivers
    • 0.17% fail on Seats
      • 0.17% fail on Drivers
  • 2.4% fail on Driver's view of the road (69% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Wipers (54% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.69% fail on Washers (78% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.35% fail on Windscreen
  • 1.6% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.4% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 1.2% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.17% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.52% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.35% fail on Attachment (10 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 1.4% fail on Steering (65% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Steering system (61% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.17% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.17% fail on Ball joint
  • 0.87% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (83% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Exhaust system (83% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Emissions (75% better than other 2005 cars)
  • 0.52% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.52% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.35% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.35% fail on Attachment

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