Jeep Grand Cherokee MOT Results

Registered in 2002
59.0% pass rate
from 748 tests in 2020
(13% better than other 2002 cars)
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 2002 cars and highlighted areas where the Jeep Grand Cherokee is unusually good or bad.

  • 19% fail on Brakes (23% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 11% fail on Brake performance
      • 7.9% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (86% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 5.5% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (29 times worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Rbt (sp) (54% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.40% fail on Gradient tester (sp) (58 times worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 1.9% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.7% fail on Rbt
          • 1.7% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.13% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.13% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.1% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt
          • 0.67% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.27% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.13% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.94% fail on Brake performance not tested (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.80% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.40% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (14 times worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.27% fail on Rbt (sp) (87% better than other 2002 cars)
          • 0.27% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.13% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.13% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 5.2% fail on Mechanical brake components (53% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 3.6% fail on Brake pads
      • 2.3% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 2.3% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.27% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.13% fail on Cable
        • 0.13% fail on Lever
    • 4.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 3.6% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (160% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Anti-lock braking system (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Parking brake control
      • 1.2% fail on Lever
    • 0.67% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.40% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.27% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.40% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.40% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.27% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.27% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.27% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 19% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 6.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.1% fail on Direction indicators (77% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Flashing type (77% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 3.2% fail on Individual direction indicators (100% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.40% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.40% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.13% fail on Switch
    • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.27% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamps (46% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp (50% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 2.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.3% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.9% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.94% fail on Horn
      • 0.67% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.27% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 1.6% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.6% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.6% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.53% fail on Rear reflectors (8 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Mandatory tell-tales (4 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale (8 times worse than other 2002 cars)
  • 14% fail on Suspension (25% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 5.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.0% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.94% fail on Ball joint (65% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.13% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 5.2% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 3.9% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (5 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.53% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.27% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.27% fail on Linkage
      • 0.27% fail on Ball joint
    • 3.5% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.5% fail on Other suspension component (170% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.80% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.40% fail on Pins and bushes (3 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.67% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.53% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.53% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.53% fail on Pins and bushes (5 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.40% fail on Pins and bushes (9 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.27% fail on Axles
      • 0.13% fail on Stub axle
      • 0.13% fail on Swivel joints/housing
    • 0.27% fail on Springs (92% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.13% fail on Coil spring
      • 0.13% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
  • 7.0% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 5.9% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 4.1% fail on Spark ignition (36% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 3.1% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 1.2% fail on Catalyst emissions (64% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.27% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 1.9% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.80% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (3 times worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.67% fail on Emissions not tested (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.40% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
    • 1.1% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.67% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.27% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.13% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.13% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
  • 6.8% fail on Body, chassis, structure (35% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Transmission
      • 2.7% fail on Drive shafts
        • 2.7% fail on Joints
      • 0.27% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.27% fail on Flexible couplings (34 times worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Joints
    • 2.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.53% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.27% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.13% fail on Pipe
      • 0.13% fail on System
    • 0.53% fail on Seats
      • 0.53% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.40% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.40% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.27% fail on Chassis
      • 0.27% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.13% fail on Doors
      • 0.13% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.13% fail on Door condition
    • 0.13% fail on Cabs
      • 0.13% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 6.1% fail on Steering
    • 5.9% fail on Steering linkage components (76% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.3% fail on Drag link end (14 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.27% fail on Other components (14 times worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Steering component
        • 0.13% fail on Steering linkage
    • 0.27% fail on Power steering
      • 0.13% fail on Operation
      • 0.13% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.13% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.13% fail on Steering box
  • 5.3% fail on Visibility (37% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Wipers
    • 1.3% fail on Washers (64% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on View to rear
      • 0.40% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.27% fail on Driver's view
  • 4.7% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 3.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.7% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.3% fail on Condition (130% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Requirements
    • 1.6% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 3.1% fail on Tyres (57% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Tread depth (52% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Condition (63% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Size/type
  • 0.67% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.67% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.67% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.67% fail on Attachment
  • 0.27% fail on Seat belt installation check (12 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Anchorages (24 times worse than other 2002 cars)

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