Jeep Grand Cherokee MOT Results

Registered in 1996
54.2% pass rate
from 153 tests in 2017
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 1996 cars and highlighted areas where the Jeep Grand Cherokee is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 10% fail on Headlamp aim (110% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 5.2% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 5.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.9% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.65% fail on Matched pair
    • 3.3% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.3% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.3% fail on Side repeaters (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.0% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.3% fail on Rear lamps
    • 2.0% fail on Battery
    • 1.3% fail on Horn
    • 0.65% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.65% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.65% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.65% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 22% fail on Brakes
    • 14% fail on Brake performance
      • 11% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.0% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.3% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 1.3% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.3% fail on Brake operation (15 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 8.5% fail on Hub components (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 6.5% fail on Brake pads (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Brake discs
      • 1.3% fail on Brake calipers (10 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 6.5% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 5.9% fail on Components
        • 5.2% fail on Pipes
        • 2.6% fail on Hoses
        • 0.65% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.65% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.65% fail on Leaks
    • 3.9% fail on ABS (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Parking brake
      • 2.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.65% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.65% fail on Pedal
        • 0.65% fail on Condition
    • 0.65% fail on Restricted movement
  • 21% fail on Suspension
    • 6.5% fail on Drive shafts
      • 6.5% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 6.5% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 5.9% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 5.2% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.65% fail on Spring mounting
    • 3.3% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.3% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.65% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.65% fail on Attachment
    • 2.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.65% fail on Condition
      • 0.65% fail on Attachment
    • 2.0% fail on Trailing arms (4 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Condition (85 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.3% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.65% fail on Condition
      • 0.65% fail on Location
    • 1.3% fail on Panhard rods (19 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (34 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.3% fail on Front
    • 0.65% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.65% fail on Condition
  • 12% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 8.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 4.6% fail on Emissions
    • 2.6% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.65% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.65% fail on Cap
  • 9.2% fail on Steering
    • 7.8% fail on Steering system
      • 3.9% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.3% fail on Free play (9 times worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Steering box (25 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.3% fail on Drag link end
      • 1.3% fail on Steering arm (12 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Other components
        • 0.65% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 1.3% fail on Locking devices (14 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.65% fail on Power steering
      • 0.65% fail on Pipes and hoses
  • 7.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 7.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 7.2% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 5.9% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 2.0% fail on Wipers
    • 2.0% fail on Washers
    • 2.0% fail on Mirrors (4 times worse than other 1996 cars)
  • 5.2% fail on Tyres
    • 4.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.3% fail on Condition
  • 3.9% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.6% fail on Body condition
    • 2.0% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 2.0% fail on Chassis
    • 0.65% fail on Seats
      • 0.65% fail on Drivers
  • 2.0% fail on Road Wheels (5 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Attachment (7 times worse than other 1996 cars)
  • 0.65% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.65% fail on Registration plate

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