Jeep Cherokee MOT Results

Registered in 1999
64.4% pass rate
from 593 tests in 2017
(27% 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 Jeep Cherokee is unusually good or bad.

  • 16% fail on Brakes
    • 8.8% fail on Brake performance
      • 4.4% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 3.9% fail on Front wheels
      • 3.2% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.3% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.34% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.17% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.17% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 6.1% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 5.4% fail on Components
        • 5.2% fail on Pipes
        • 0.67% fail on Hoses
        • 0.17% fail on Cylinders
      • 0.51% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.34% fail on Leaks
    • 2.4% fail on Hub components
      • 1.7% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.51% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.17% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.17% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.17% fail on Brake back plates
    • 2.0% fail on Parking brake
      • 2.0% fail on Condition
    • 1.2% fail on ABS
    • 0.34% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.34% fail on Pedal
        • 0.17% fail on Condition
        • 0.17% fail on Anti-slip
  • 15% fail on Suspension (33% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (120% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.17% fail on Attachment
      • 0.17% fail on Linkage condition
    • 3.9% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 2.2% fail on Spring mounting (4 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Component mounting (65% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Drive shafts
      • 3.0% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 2.0% fail on Constant velocity joints
        • 0.84% fail on Couplings (35 times worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.51% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension (5 times worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 0.51% fail on Universal joint (64 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.2% fail on Leaf springs (73 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Condition (375 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Pins and bushes
        • 0.17% fail on Anchor
    • 1.2% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.84% fail on Front
      • 0.34% fail on Rear
    • 1.2% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.84% fail on Suspension arms (80% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (83% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Condition
    • 0.51% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.34% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.17% fail on Condition
    • 0.34% fail on Axles
      • 0.34% fail on Swivel joints/housing (6 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on General condition
    • 0.17% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.17% fail on Location
    • 0.17% fail on Panhard rods
      • 0.17% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.17% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.17% fail on Attachment
    • 0.17% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.17% fail on Attachment
  • 14% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (42% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Headlamp aim (42% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Registration plate lamp (44% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Battery (130% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Position lamps (71% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Front lamps (64% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Rear lamps (82% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Headlamps (56% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp (59% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.17% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 1.7% fail on Stop lamp (70% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.2% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.17% fail on Tell tale
    • 1.2% fail on Horn
    • 1.0% fail on Direction indicators (64% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Flashing type (64% better than other 1999 cars)
        • 0.67% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.34% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.17% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.17% fail on Tell tales
    • 0.34% fail on Trailer electrical socket (7 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.17% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.17% fail on Lamp
      • 0.17% fail on Switch
      • 0.17% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.17% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 6.6% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (42% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.9% fail on Emissions (58% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.17% fail on Pipe
      • 0.17% fail on Cap
    • 0.34% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 5.6% fail on Driver's view of the road (40% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Wipers
    • 1.7% fail on Washers
    • 0.34% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.34% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.17% fail on Bonnet
  • 4.0% fail on Tyres (51% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Tread depth (55% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Condition
    • 0.17% fail on Size/type
    • 0.17% fail on Valve stem
  • 3.7% fail on Steering
    • 2.9% fail on Steering system
      • 1.0% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.84% fail on Steering damper (44 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Steering box (11 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.34% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.17% fail on Free play
        • 0.17% fail on Steering box
    • 0.34% fail on Steering control
      • 0.17% fail on Steering lock
      • 0.17% fail on Steering column
    • 0.34% fail on Power steering
      • 0.17% fail on Rams
      • 0.17% fail on Other components
    • 0.17% fail on Steering operation
  • 3.5% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.5% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.0% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.51% fail on Condition
    • 1.2% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 1.2% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 2.4% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.84% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.84% fail on Chassis
    • 0.67% fail on Body condition
    • 0.34% fail on Doors
      • 0.17% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.17% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.34% fail on Seats
      • 0.17% fail on Passengers
      • 0.17% fail on Drivers
    • 0.17% fail on Engine mountings
  • 2.0% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 2.0% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.67% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.67% fail on Attachment
  • 0.51% fail on Towbars
    • 0.51% fail on Towbar (21 times worse than other 1999 cars)

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