Jeep Grand Cherokee MOT Results

Registered in 2008
67.6% pass rate
from 564 tests in 2017
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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the Jeep Grand Cherokee is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (23% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 9.8% fail on Registration plate lamp (93% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 7.6% fail on Position lamps (56% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 7.6% fail on Front lamps (97% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Rear lamps
    • 4.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Fog lamp (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Tell tale (12 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.6% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.18% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.18% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.89% fail on Battery (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.35% fail on Trailer electrical socket (21 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.35% fail on Direction indicators (80% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Flashing type (80% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.35% fail on Individual lamps
    • 0.35% fail on Horn
    • 0.18% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 8.3% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.3% fail on Wipers
    • 3.9% fail on Washers
    • 0.35% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.18% fail on Windscreen
  • 8.2% fail on Brakes
    • 4.4% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.2% fail on Parking brake performance (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.18% fail on Gradient hand brake
      • 0.18% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.18% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.8% fail on Hub components
      • 2.7% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.18% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.1% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.1% fail on Components
        • 0.89% fail on Hoses (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Pipes
    • 0.53% fail on ABS
    • 0.35% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.35% fail on Condition
    • 0.18% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.18% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.18% fail on Cable
    • 0.18% fail on Restricted movement
  • 5.1% fail on Suspension (62% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.6% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.71% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.18% fail on Linkage condition
    • 1.6% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.6% fail on Condition
    • 1.2% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.35% fail on Drive shafts (82% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Front drive shafts (82% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.35% fail on Constant velocity joints (82% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.18% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 1.1% fail on Tyres (86% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.71% fail on Tread depth (83% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.53% fail on Condition (86% better than other 2008 cars)
  • 1.1% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (63% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.53% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.18% fail on Tank
      • 0.18% fail on Cap
      • 0.18% fail on System
    • 0.35% fail on Emissions
    • 0.18% fail on Exhaust system
  • 0.89% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.89% fail on Attachment (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
  • 0.35% fail on Steering
    • 0.35% fail on Steering system
      • 0.35% fail on Track rod end
  • 0.35% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.18% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.18% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
    • 0.18% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.18% fail on Condition
  • 0.18% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.18% fail on Spare wheel
  • 0.18% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.18% fail on Registration plate
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