Jeep Compass MOT Results

Registered in 2011
55.1% pass rate
from 772 tests in 2020
(44% worse than other 2011 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 2011 cars and highlighted areas where the Jeep Compass is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Suspension (150% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 18% fail on Suspension arms (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 11% fail on Ball joint (6 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 8.5% fail on Pins and bushes (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.91% fail on Ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Suspension arm (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Anti-roll bars (120% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (180% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint dust cover (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Linkage (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Anti-roll bar (10 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Ball joint (30% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Linkage ball joints (61% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.13% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.13% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 3.4% fail on Sub-frames (39 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Sub-frame (61 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (99 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Other suspension component (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Ball joint (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Pins and bushes (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Ball joint dust cover (8 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Suspension rods (13 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Pins and bushes (50 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Shock absorbers (67% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Wheel bearings (32% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Springs
      • 0.13% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.13% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.13% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 14% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (43% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 8.8% fail on Headlamps (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 8.5% fail on Headlamp (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Headlamp levelling device (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (110% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Headlamp aim (9.9% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp aim (29% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (170% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Direction indicators (67% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Flashing type (67% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.39% fail on Individual direction indicators (59% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.26% fail on Position lamps (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Position lamp (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Stop lamp (89% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Rear reflectors (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Electrical equipment (18% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Battery(ies) (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
  • 8.3% fail on Brakes (26% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Mechanical brake components (56% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Brake linings and pads (42% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 3.4% fail on Brake pads (43% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Brake discs and drums (120% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 2.3% fail on Brake discs (120% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.13% fail on Lever
    • 2.5% fail on Brake performance (12% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (12% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Rbt (sp) (4.2% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.26% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.91% fail on Service brake performance (38% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.91% fail on Rbt (36% better than other 2011 cars)
          • 0.78% fail on Service brake performance (36% better than other 2011 cars)
          • 0.13% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.39% fail on Brake performance not tested (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (2.8% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.39% fail on Rbt (sp) (0.30% worse than other 2011 cars)
          • 0.39% fail on Service brake performance (120% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.13% fail on Rbt
          • 0.13% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 1.4% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.91% fail on Anti-lock braking system (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.91% fail on Electronic stability control (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Hydraulic systems (6 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Brake fluid (8 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (58% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Hand lever (150% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Parking brake control (41% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Lever (69% worse than other 2011 cars)
  • 7.1% fail on Tyres (15% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Tread depth (42% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Condition (1.6% better than other 2011 cars)
  • 6.7% fail on Visibility (48% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Wipers (80% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Washers (17% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on View to rear
      • 0.13% fail on Mirrors
  • 4.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (110% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Exhaust emissions (110% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Spark ignition (74% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (190% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.26% fail on Catalyst emissions (49% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Compression ignition (160% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.26% fail on Emissions not tested (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.13% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
    • 0.39% fail on Fluid leaks (180% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Engine oil leaks (150% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Other leaks
  • 2.6% fail on Steering (75% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Steering linkage components (91% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Track rod end (61% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Ball joint (7 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.26% fail on Steering play (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Steering rack (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Electronic power steering
  • 1.6% fail on Body, chassis, structure (43% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.91% fail on Transmission (19% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.91% fail on Drive shafts (15% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.91% fail on Joints (14% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Doors (180% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Other passenger's door (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.26% fail on Door condition (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.13% fail on Door condition
      • 0.13% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.13% fail on Door condition
    • 0.13% fail on Chassis
      • 0.13% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.13% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.13% fail on Body
      • 0.13% fail on Panel
  • 0.91% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (39% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.78% fail on Seat belts (150% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Condition (89% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Requirements (20 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.65% fail on Road Wheels (70% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.65% fail on Attachment (130% worse than other 2011 cars)
  • 0.39% fail on Identification of the vehicle (6.1% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Registration plates (6.3% worse than other 2011 cars)
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