Jeep Patriot MOT Results

Registered in 2007
45.0% pass rate
from 369 tests in 2020
(33% worse than other 2007 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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the Jeep Patriot is unusually good or bad.

  • 34% fail on Suspension (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 21% fail on Suspension arms (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 15% fail on Ball joint (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 7.9% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint dust cover (73% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 7.0% fail on Anti-roll bars (50% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (33% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Linkage ball joints (14% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint dust cover (43% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.81% fail on Linkage (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.81% fail on Ball joint (82% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.27% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 5.4% fail on Shock absorbers (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Sub-frames (9 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Sub-frame (15 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.81% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (7 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 3.0% fail on Other suspension component (8 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Ball joint (13 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Pins and bushes (12 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Other suspension component
    • 2.4% fail on Wheel bearings (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Suspension rods (29 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Pins and bushes (127 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.81% fail on Springs (82% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.81% fail on Coil springs (82% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.81% fail on Coil spring (82% better than other 2007 cars)
  • 18% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (25% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Stop lamp (8.2% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Headlamp aim (8.7% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim (12% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamps (19% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Headlamp (30% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Headlamp levelling device (200% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Direction indicators (12% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Flashing type (12% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Side repeaters (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Individual direction indicators (37% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.27% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.6% fail on Electrical equipment (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Horn (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Battery(ies) (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (74% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (74% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (79% worse than other 2007 cars)
  • 13% fail on Steering (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 12% fail on Steering linkage components (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 12% fail on Track rod end (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.27% fail on Power steering
      • 0.27% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.27% fail on Steering play
      • 0.27% fail on Steering rack
  • 12% fail on Brakes (10% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Anti-lock braking system (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Electronic stability control (11 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Mechanical brake components (6.0% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Brake linings and pads (23% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Brake pads (34% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.27% fail on Brake linings
      • 1.9% fail on Brake discs and drums (39% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Brake discs (40% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.27% fail on Relay lever
    • 3.0% fail on Brake performance (46% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Service brake performance (35% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Rbt (34% better than other 2007 cars)
          • 1.6% fail on Service brake performance (22% better than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.27% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.6% fail on Brake performance not tested (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.27% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.27% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.27% fail on Rbt
          • 0.27% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 0.81% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Hand lever (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Pedal
  • 8.4% fail on Tyres (18% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 6.5% fail on Tread depth (53% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Condition (2.4% better than other 2007 cars)
  • 8.1% fail on Visibility (30% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Wipers (52% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Washers (38% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.27% fail on Windscreen
  • 6.8% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (24% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 6.8% fail on Exhaust emissions (32% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Compression ignition (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 2.7% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.54% fail on Emissions not tested (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Spark ignition (36% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 2.2% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (19% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.27% fail on Catalyst emissions
  • 3.8% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.81% fail on Seat belts (5.0% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.27% fail on Requirements
      • 0.27% fail on Condition
    • 0.27% fail on Airbags
      • 0.27% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 2.7% fail on Body, chassis, structure (58% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Fuel system (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Tank
      • 0.27% fail on Pipe
      • 0.27% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.27% fail on System
    • 0.81% fail on Transmission (71% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.81% fail on Drive shafts (70% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.81% fail on Joints (70% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.54% fail on Integral vehicle structure (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (160% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Exhaust system
  • 0.81% fail on Identification of the vehicle (53% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.81% fail on Registration plates (54% worse than other 2007 cars)
  • 0.27% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.27% fail on Attachment
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