Jeep Grand Cherokee MOT Results

Registered in 1996
50.0% pass rate
from 88 tests in 2020
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.

  • 30% fail on Brakes (130% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 23% fail on Brake performance (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 15% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 9.1% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (50 times worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 4.5% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 1.1% fail on Gradient tester (sp)
      • 8.0% fail on Service brake performance (180% worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 5.7% fail on Rbt
          • 5.7% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.3% fail on Decelerometer (30 times worse than other 1996 cars)
          • 2.3% fail on Service brake performance (31 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Brake performance not tested (5 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 2.3% fail on Rbt
          • 2.3% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.1% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 6.8% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 5.7% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 4.5% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 4.5% fail on Brake pads
      • 3.4% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 3.4% fail on Brake discs (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Parking brake control (9 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on Lever (9 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (5 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Pedal (6 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Hand lever
    • 2.3% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 2.3% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 1.1% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 1.1% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 19% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 8.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 8.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.7% fail on Headlamp
    • 5.7% fail on Direction indicators
      • 5.7% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.4% fail on Side repeaters
        • 2.3% fail on All direction indicators (10 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.3% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.3% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 2.3% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 1.1% fail on Horn
    • 1.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.1% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Hazard warning
      • 1.1% fail on Switch
  • 19% fail on Suspension
    • 13% fail on Suspension arms (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 5.7% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on Suspension arm (17 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Ball joint
    • 3.4% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.3% fail on Axles (10 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Axle
      • 1.1% fail on Stub axle
    • 2.3% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.3% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 1.1% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.1% fail on Other suspension component
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint
  • 17% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 6.8% fail on Exhaust system
    • 5.7% fail on Transmission
      • 4.5% fail on Drive shafts
        • 4.5% fail on Joints
      • 1.1% fail on Prop shafts
        • 1.1% fail on Joints
    • 1.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.1% fail on Chassis
      • 1.1% fail on Chassis condition
    • 1.1% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.1% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 1.1% fail on Doors
      • 1.1% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 1.1% fail on Door condition
    • 1.1% fail on Seats
      • 1.1% fail on Driver's seat
  • 10% fail on Steering (140% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 9.1% fail on Steering linkage components (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 5.7% fail on Track rod end (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Ball joint
      • 2.3% fail on Drag link end
    • 1.1% fail on Power steering
      • 1.1% fail on Rams
    • 1.1% fail on Steering play
      • 1.1% fail on Steering box
  • 9.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.8% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 6.8% fail on Spark ignition
        • 4.5% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 2.3% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 1.1% fail on Compression ignition
        • 1.1% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
    • 2.3% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 2.3% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 8.0% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 8.0% fail on Seat belts
      • 4.5% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 3.4% fail on Requirements (34 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
  • 5.7% fail on Visibility
    • 3.4% fail on Wipers
    • 2.3% fail on Washers
  • 2.3% fail on Tyres
    • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.1% fail on Buses and coaches supplementary tests
    • 1.1% fail on Steps and stairs
      • 1.1% fail on Steps
  • 1.1% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.1% fail on Attachment

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