Jeep Cherokee MOT Results

Registered in 2004
58.1% pass rate
from 1,888 tests in 2017
(11% 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 Jeep Cherokee is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.6% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 7.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.7% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.58% fail on Rear lamps (64% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.053% fail on All position lamps
    • 4.4% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (140% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Fog lamp (130% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Switch (10 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Tell tale (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Headlamps (37% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Headlamp (37% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.11% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale' (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Headlamp aim (58% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Battery (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Direction indicators (39% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Flashing type (39% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.74% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.16% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.16% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.16% fail on Horn (74% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.053% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.053% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.053% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.053% fail on Lamp
      • 0.053% fail on Switch
  • 22% fail on Brakes (43% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 12% fail on Brake performance (63% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 9.9% fail on Parking brake performance (140% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.0% fail on Front wheels (48% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.26% fail on Gradient hand brake (50 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Brake operation (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.16% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 6.1% fail on Hub components (79% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Brake pads (86% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Brake discs (84% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.053% fail on Brake drums
    • 5.4% fail on Parking brake (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 5.4% fail on Condition (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 3.5% fail on Components (27% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 2.3% fail on Hoses (110% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Pipes (69% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.21% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.21% fail on Leaks
      • 0.16% fail on Operation
    • 1.7% fail on ABS (78% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.42% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.053% fail on Additional braking devices
    • 0.053% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.053% fail on Cable
  • 8.9% fail on Suspension (56% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Suspension arms (45% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (43% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.053% fail on Condition
    • 1.9% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.6% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.16% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 0.053% fail on Spring mounting
    • 1.4% fail on Drive shafts (62% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Front drive shafts (62% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Constant velocity joints (61% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.0% fail on Anti-roll bars (83% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (83% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (68% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.053% fail on Attachment
    • 1.0% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.0% fail on Front
    • 0.32% fail on Torque/reaction arms (15 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (17 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Shock absorbers (78% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Condition (78% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.16% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.11% fail on Condition
    • 0.26% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.26% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.16% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.16% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.16% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.16% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.11% fail on Coil springs (98% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Condition (98% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.053% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.053% fail on Condition
    • 0.053% fail on Panhard rods
      • 0.053% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.053% fail on Axles
      • 0.053% fail on Swivel joints/housing
  • 6.2% fail on Driver's view of the road (29% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Wipers
    • 1.0% fail on Mirrors (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.90% fail on Washers (74% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.79% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.26% fail on Bonnet
  • 5.5% fail on Steering
    • 4.9% fail on Steering system
      • 4.1% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.48% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.37% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.16% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.79% fail on Power steering (100% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Operation (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Other components
      • 0.11% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.053% fail on Pump
      • 0.053% fail on Rams
    • 0.053% fail on Steering operation
  • 5.3% fail on Tyres (40% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Tread depth (29% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Condition (61% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Valve stem
    • 0.053% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 4.6% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (30% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Exhaust system (39% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Fuel system (120% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Tank (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on System
      • 0.37% fail on Cap
      • 0.053% fail on Hose
    • 0.79% fail on Emissions (70% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.42% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 2.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.6% fail on Prescribed areas (84% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Condition
      • 0.053% fail on Attachment
      • 0.053% fail on Installation check
        • 0.053% fail on Belt(s)/padding
    • 0.11% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (93% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (93% better than other 2004 cars)
  • 1.9% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.90% fail on Body condition
    • 0.42% fail on Seats
      • 0.42% fail on Drivers (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.26% fail on Chassis
    • 0.21% fail on Doors
      • 0.16% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.053% fail on Drivers
    • 0.053% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.053% fail on Load security
      • 0.053% fail on Access panel
  • 1.3% fail on Road Wheels (180% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Attachment (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
  • 0.69% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.69% fail on Registration plate
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