Jeep Cherokee MOT Results

Registered in 2005
59.0% pass rate
from 1,389 tests in 2017
(9.1% 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 Jeep Cherokee is unusually good or bad.

  • 21% fail on Brakes (56% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 13% fail on Brake performance (88% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 9.9% fail on Parking brake performance (160% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 5.6% fail on Rear wheels (68% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.79% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.43% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.22% fail on Gradient hand brake (32 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Brake operation (4 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.072% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.8% fail on Hub components (68% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on Brake pads (74% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Brake discs (75% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.072% fail on Brake drums
    • 5.3% fail on Parking brake (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 5.3% fail on Condition (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on ABS (150% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Hydraulic systems (44% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Components (55% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Hoses
        • 0.29% fail on Pipes (90% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.29% fail on Leaks
    • 0.58% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.14% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.14% fail on Cable
    • 0.072% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.072% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.072% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
  • 21% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.6% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 6.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.4% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.65% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.14% fail on All position lamps
    • 3.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.0% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.0% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.6% fail on Headlamp aim (59% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Battery (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (120% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Fog lamp (93% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Switch (11 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.072% fail on Tell tale
    • 1.3% fail on Direction indicators (55% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Flashing type (55% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.14% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.29% fail on Rear reflectors (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Horn
    • 0.14% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.14% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.072% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 6.6% fail on Steering (63% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Steering system (59% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 5.5% fail on Track rod end (120% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.86% fail on Power steering (140% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Operation
      • 0.29% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.14% fail on Rams (7 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.072% fail on Drive system
      • 0.072% fail on Other components
  • 5.3% fail on Suspension (73% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Suspension arms (67% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (65% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.0% fail on Front
    • 0.72% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.58% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.14% fail on Spring mounting
      • 0.072% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.58% fail on Drive shafts (84% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Front drive shafts (88% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.43% fail on Constant velocity joints (88% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.072% fail on Universal joint
        • 0.072% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.50% fail on Front suspension joints (60% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Shock absorbers (79% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Condition (79% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Coil springs (96% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Condition (96% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.14% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.072% fail on Condition
    • 0.14% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.14% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.14% fail on Torque/reaction arms (7 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.072% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.072% fail on Attachment
    • 0.14% fail on Axles
      • 0.072% fail on Axle beam
      • 0.072% fail on King pins
    • 0.072% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.072% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.072% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.072% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 5.2% fail on Driver's view of the road (33% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Wipers
    • 0.94% fail on Washers (71% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.58% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.36% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.072% fail on Bonnet
  • 4.5% fail on Tyres (48% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Tread depth (34% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Condition (66% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.072% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.072% fail on Size/type
    • 0.072% fail on Valve stem
  • 4.0% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 2.8% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.79% fail on Emissions (61% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.36% fail on Cap
      • 0.072% fail on Hose
    • 0.14% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.94% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.94% fail on Attachment (190% worse than other 2005 cars)
  • 0.79% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.29% fail on Body condition
    • 0.29% fail on Seats
      • 0.29% fail on Drivers
    • 0.22% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.22% fail on Chassis
  • 0.58% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (76% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.50% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.36% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.14% fail on Condition
    • 0.072% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.072% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.29% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.29% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.072% fail on Towbars
    • 0.072% fail on Towbar
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