Jeep Grand Cherokee MOT Results

Registered in 1998
56.0% pass rate
from 318 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 1998 cars and highlighted areas where the Jeep Grand Cherokee is unusually good or bad.

  • 22% fail on Brakes (35% worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 11% fail on Brake performance
      • 9.4% fail on Parking brake performance (130% worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.3% fail on Brake operation (16 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Front wheels (81% better than other 1998 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.31% fail on Service brake performance
    • 6.0% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 5.3% fail on Components
        • 5.0% fail on Pipes
        • 0.63% fail on Hoses
        • 0.31% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.63% fail on Operation
      • 0.31% fail on Leaks
    • 5.0% fail on Parking brake (4 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 5.0% fail on Condition (4 times worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Hub components
      • 3.8% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.63% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.31% fail on Brake calipers
    • 3.8% fail on ABS (170% worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 0.63% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.63% fail on Pedal
        • 0.63% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.31% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.31% fail on Components
        • 0.31% fail on Pipes
    • 0.31% fail on Restricted movement
  • 20% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 8.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.0% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.8% fail on Front lamps
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.8% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.6% fail on Battery
    • 1.6% fail on Stop lamp (70% better than other 1998 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.6% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.6% fail on Side repeaters
    • 1.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.3% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.94% fail on Horn
    • 0.63% fail on Trailer electrical socket (9 times worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.31% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 20% fail on Suspension
    • 9.1% fail on Drive shafts (120% worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 9.1% fail on Front drive shafts (120% worse than other 1998 cars)
        • 9.1% fail on Constant velocity joints (120% worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.5% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.94% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.31% fail on Presence
    • 2.8% fail on Prescribed areas (57% better than other 1998 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.63% fail on Spring mounting
    • 1.9% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.94% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.63% fail on Condition
    • 1.3% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.94% fail on Condition (47 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.3% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.94% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.94% fail on Condition
    • 0.63% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.31% fail on Condition
      • 0.31% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.63% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.63% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.63% fail on Panhard rods (18 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (26 times worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 0.63% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.31% fail on Front
      • 0.31% fail on Rear
    • 0.31% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 10% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 7.9% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.1% fail on Emissions
  • 8.5% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.7% fail on Wipers
    • 1.6% fail on Mirrors (3 times worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 0.94% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.31% fail on Washers
  • 6.6% fail on Steering
    • 6.3% fail on Steering system
      • 2.8% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.6% fail on Steering damper (53 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Free play (6 times worse than other 1998 cars)
        • 0.63% fail on Steering box (26 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.31% fail on Steering box
      • 0.31% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.31% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.31% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.31% fail on Power steering
      • 0.31% fail on Drive system
  • 6.0% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 6.0% fail on Seat belts
      • 5.3% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.63% fail on Requirements (5 times worse than other 1998 cars)
  • 5.0% fail on Tyres
    • 4.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.63% fail on Size/type
    • 0.31% fail on Condition
  • 2.2% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.6% fail on Body condition
    • 0.31% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.31% fail on Chassis
    • 0.31% fail on Seats
      • 0.31% fail on Drivers
  • 1.6% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate
  • 1.3% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.3% fail on Attachment (3 times worse than other 1998 cars)

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