Jeep Compass MOT Results

Registered in 2012
70.4% pass rate
from 910 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 2012 cars and highlighted areas where the Jeep Compass is unusually good or bad.

  • 12% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (29% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Headlamps (130% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Headlamp (120% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Headlamp levelling device (8 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.66% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (89% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.9% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.11% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.77% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.77% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.77% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.44% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.44% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.44% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.44% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.33% fail on Battery(ies) (6 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.22% fail on Stop lamp (88% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Outline marker lamps
      • 0.11% fail on All outline marker lamps
    • 0.11% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.11% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.11% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 10% fail on Suspension (54% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 7.3% fail on Suspension arms (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Pins and bushes (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.22% fail on Suspension arm (10 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Anti-roll bars (160% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.77% fail on Ball joint dust cover (6 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.77% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Linkage (5 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.11% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.11% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.11% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 0.33% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.33% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.33% fail on Suspension rods (16 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Pins and bushes (85 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.11% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.11% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.11% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
  • 6.4% fail on Brakes
    • 3.2% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.1% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.1% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.1% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.8% fail on Brake performance
      • 1.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.88% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 0.11% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
        • 0.11% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 0.77% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.66% fail on Rbt
          • 0.55% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.11% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.11% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.11% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.55% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.44% fail on Rbt
          • 0.33% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.11% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.11% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.11% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.11% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.11% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.11% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.11% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 0.77% fail on Parking brake control (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.77% fail on Lever (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.77% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Electronic stability control (4 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Anti-lock braking system (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on Hydraulic systems (8 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Brake fluid (11 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.33% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.33% fail on Pedal (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.11% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.11% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 5.5% fail on Visibility
    • 3.0% fail on Wipers
    • 2.4% fail on Washers
    • 0.11% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.11% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.11% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.11% fail on View to rear
      • 0.11% fail on Mirrors
  • 4.7% fail on Tyres
    • 2.6% fail on Condition
    • 2.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.11% fail on Size/type
  • 2.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (100% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Exhaust emissions (110% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Compression ignition (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
      • 1.1% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.88% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.11% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.11% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.11% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.11% fail on Sound deadening material
  • 1.1% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.55% fail on Transmission
      • 0.44% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.44% fail on Joints
      • 0.11% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.11% fail on Joints
    • 0.33% fail on Doors
      • 0.11% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.11% fail on Door condition
      • 0.11% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.11% fail on Door condition
      • 0.11% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.11% fail on Door condition
    • 0.11% fail on Seats
      • 0.11% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.11% fail on Undertray
  • 0.99% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.77% fail on Seat belts (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Condition
      • 0.22% fail on Requirements (26 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.88% fail on Steering
    • 0.66% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.33% fail on Ball joint (8 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.22% fail on Power steering (7 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.11% fail on Other components
  • 0.55% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.55% fail on Registration plates
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