Jeep Grand Cherokee MOT Results

Registered in 1997
52.3% pass rate
from 153 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 1997 cars and highlighted areas where the Jeep Grand Cherokee is unusually good or bad.

  • 22% fail on Brakes (64% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 14% fail on Brake performance (77% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 9.8% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (170% worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 5.9% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (30 times worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 3.9% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 2.6% fail on Brake performance not tested (6 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.0% fail on Rbt
          • 2.0% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.0% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 2.0% fail on Rbt
          • 2.0% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 4.6% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 3.9% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.6% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.6% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.3% fail on Brake discs
    • 3.3% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (5 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Hand lever (6 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Pedal
    • 3.3% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 3.3% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 22% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 6.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 6.5% fail on Headlamp (140% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Dipswitch
    • 4.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.6% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.6% fail on Direction indicators
      • 4.6% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.0% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 2.0% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.65% fail on All direction indicators
    • 3.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.3% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.6% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.3% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.65% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.65% fail on Horn
    • 2.0% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 2.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 2.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 1.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.3% fail on Position lamp
  • 16% fail on Suspension
    • 6.5% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.3% fail on Suspension arm (10 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.3% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 5.2% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 3.9% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.3% fail on Linkage
      • 1.3% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.65% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.65% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 2.6% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.65% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.65% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.65% fail on Ball joint
  • 14% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 5.2% fail on Exhaust system
    • 5.2% fail on Transmission
      • 5.2% fail on Drive shafts
        • 5.2% fail on Joints
    • 3.9% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 3.9% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.65% fail on Chassis
      • 0.65% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.65% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.65% fail on Tank
    • 0.65% fail on Seats
      • 0.65% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.65% fail on Cabs
      • 0.65% fail on Steps
  • 8.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 8.5% fail on Seat belts (150% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 8.5% fail on Prescribed areas (190% worse than other 1997 cars)
  • 7.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 7.2% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 7.2% fail on Spark ignition
        • 5.9% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 1.3% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.65% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.65% fail on NOx sensor
  • 6.5% fail on Visibility
    • 5.2% fail on Wipers
    • 0.65% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.65% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.65% fail on View to rear
      • 0.65% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.65% fail on Washers
  • 2.6% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 2.6% fail on Registration plates
  • 2.6% fail on Steering
    • 2.0% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.65% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.65% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.65% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.65% fail on Steering play
      • 0.65% fail on Steering box
  • 2.6% fail on Tyres
    • 2.6% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.3% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.3% fail on Attachment

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