Jeep Cherokee MOT Results

Registered in 2006
54.9% pass rate
from 1,153 tests in 2020
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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Jeep Cherokee is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Brakes (95% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 16% fail on Brake performance (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 13% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 10% fail on Rbt (sp) (200% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.9% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (16 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.087% fail on Gradient tester (sp)
      • 5.4% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 5.0% fail on Rbt (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 4.1% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.69% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.26% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (8 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.26% fail on Decelerometer (13 times worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.17% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (13 times worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.087% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.087% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.087% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 3.5% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.5% fail on Rbt
          • 2.9% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.61% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.87% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.69% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.52% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.26% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.17% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (14 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 6.6% fail on Mechanical brake components (79% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.9% fail on Brake linings and pads (92% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 4.9% fail on Brake pads (94% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Brake discs and drums (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.9% fail on Brake discs (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.087% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.17% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.17% fail on Cable
    • 3.5% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Anti-lock braking system (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Electronic stability control (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.087% fail on Electronic braking system
    • 1.6% fail on Parking brake control (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Lever (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Hand lever (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Pedal
    • 1.0% fail on Rigid brake pipes (57% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.61% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.61% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.61% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.17% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.087% fail on Master cylinder
    • 0.087% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.087% fail on Servos
  • 19% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.0% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.087% fail on All position lamps
    • 3.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.43% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.5% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.5% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.087% fail on Switch
    • 2.3% fail on Headlamps (50% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Headlamp (48% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Electrical equipment (170% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Battery(ies) (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Horn
      • 0.087% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.087% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 1.2% fail on Direction indicators (53% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Flashing type (53% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.087% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.087% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.52% fail on Rear reflectors (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
  • 9.7% fail on Suspension (40% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.3% fail on Ball joint
      • 2.0% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.087% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.087% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 2.3% fail on Wheel bearings (100% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.78% fail on Anti-roll bars (85% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.17% fail on Linkage
      • 0.17% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 0.78% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.43% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.26% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.087% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.43% fail on Shock absorbers (74% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Axles
      • 0.26% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
    • 0.26% fail on Springs (94% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Coil springs (94% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.26% fail on Coil spring (94% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.17% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.087% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.17% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.17% fail on Pins and bushes (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
  • 6.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.6% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 4.2% fail on Compression ignition (150% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 3.2% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.61% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.26% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.087% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
      • 2.4% fail on Spark ignition (42% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.3% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.17% fail on Catalyst emissions (91% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.35% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.17% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.087% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.087% fail on Other leaks
  • 6.3% fail on Visibility
    • 4.2% fail on Wipers
    • 1.3% fail on Washers (59% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on View to rear
      • 0.52% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.26% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.087% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.087% fail on Windscreen
  • 5.5% fail on Tyres (27% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.6% fail on Condition (51% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.087% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 4.9% fail on Body, chassis, structure (33% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.52% fail on Transmission (84% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Drive shafts (89% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.35% fail on Joints (89% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.17% fail on Joints
    • 0.43% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.43% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.43% fail on Chassis
      • 0.43% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.26% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.17% fail on Body
      • 0.17% fail on Other body component
    • 0.087% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.087% fail on Hose
    • 0.087% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.087% fail on Boot lid condition
    • 0.087% fail on Cabs
      • 0.087% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 3.0% fail on Steering
    • 2.4% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 2.4% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.43% fail on Power steering
      • 0.17% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.17% fail on Other components
      • 0.087% fail on Operation
    • 0.17% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.17% fail on Steering rack
  • 2.6% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 2.5% fail on Seat belts (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.87% fail on Condition
    • 0.087% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 1.1% fail on Road Wheels (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Attachment (190% worse than other 2006 cars)
  • 0.52% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.52% fail on Registration plates
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