Jeep Grand Cherokee MOT Results

Registered in 2009
69.0% pass rate
from 378 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 2009 cars and highlighted areas where the Jeep Grand Cherokee is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.9% fail on Registration plate lamp (96% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 6.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.6% fail on Front lamps (86% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Rear lamps
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.1% fail on Headlamp
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (17 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (20 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest (14 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.26% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.26% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.2% fail on Rear fog lamp (5 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Fog lamp (6 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Tell tale
    • 3.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.53% fail on Battery
    • 0.26% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.26% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.26% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.26% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.26% fail on Horn
  • 8.5% fail on Driver's view of the road (61% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on Wipers
    • 4.2% fail on Washers (99% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Mirrors
  • 7.7% fail on Suspension
    • 2.6% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.6% fail on Condition
    • 2.4% fail on Front suspension joints (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.6% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.53% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.53% fail on Linkage condition
    • 0.53% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.53% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.53% fail on Constant velocity joints
  • 6.6% fail on Brakes
    • 4.8% fail on Hub components
      • 4.0% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs
    • 2.4% fail on Brake performance
      • 1.6% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.79% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.26% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.26% fail on Service brake performance
    • 0.53% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.26% fail on Operation
      • 0.26% fail on Components
        • 0.26% fail on Hoses
    • 0.26% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.26% fail on Condition
  • 1.9% fail on Tyres (74% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Condition (70% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.79% fail on Tread depth (79% better than other 2009 cars)
  • 1.6% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.3% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.26% fail on Condition
  • 1.1% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.1% fail on Fuel system (4 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Tank
      • 0.26% fail on Pipe
      • 0.26% fail on Cap
      • 0.26% fail on System
  • 0.79% fail on Steering
    • 0.53% fail on Steering system
      • 0.26% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.26% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.26% fail on Steering operation
  • 0.79% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.79% fail on Registration plate
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