Jeep Patriot MOT Results

Registered in 2008
49.2% pass rate
from 1,068 tests in 2017
(37% worse than other 2008 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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the Jeep Patriot is unusually good or bad.

  • 30% fail on Suspension (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 19% fail on Suspension arms (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 18% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Attachment
    • 5.5% fail on Anti-roll bars (91% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (96% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.84% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.19% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.094% fail on Attachment
    • 4.3% fail on Front suspension joints (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Shock absorbers (150% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Condition (150% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Tie bars/rods (30 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (32 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.094% fail on Attachment
    • 1.9% fail on Trailing arms (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (7 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.94% fail on Sub-frames (8 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.84% fail on Condition (22 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.094% fail on Attachment
    • 0.94% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.66% fail on Rear
      • 0.28% fail on Front
    • 0.84% fail on Radius arms (21 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.84% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (22 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.84% fail on Drive shafts (57% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.84% fail on Front drive shafts (57% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.84% fail on Constant velocity joints (56% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.75% fail on Coil springs (85% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Condition (87% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.094% fail on Location
    • 0.28% fail on Torque/reaction arms (42 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (46 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.19% fail on Condition
  • 24% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (29% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 9.2% fail on Position lamps (88% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 8.8% fail on Front lamps (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Rear lamps (75% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.094% fail on All position lamps
    • 8.5% fail on Registration plate lamp (68% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 6.1% fail on Stop lamp (55% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim (49% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Battery (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Fog lamp (140% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.75% fail on Direction indicators (58% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.75% fail on Flashing type (58% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.37% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.28% fail on Individual lamps (74% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.094% fail on Switch
    • 0.28% fail on Horn
    • 0.094% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.094% fail on Switch
  • 10% fail on Steering (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 10% fail on Steering system (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 9.1% fail on Track rod end (8 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.94% fail on Ball joint (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.094% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.094% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.28% fail on Power steering
      • 0.19% fail on Other components
      • 0.094% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.094% fail on Steering control
      • 0.094% fail on Steering lock
    • 0.094% fail on Steering operation
  • 9.8% fail on Brakes
    • 4.3% fail on Hub components
      • 3.0% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.9% fail on Brake discs (150% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Brake calipers
    • 3.0% fail on Brake performance
      • 1.2% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.94% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.66% fail on Brake performance not tested (11 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.37% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.19% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.094% fail on Brake operation
    • 2.2% fail on ABS (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.66% fail on Components
        • 0.37% fail on Hoses
        • 0.19% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.094% fail on Pipes
      • 0.37% fail on Operation (9 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 0.94% fail on Electronic stability system (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.19% fail on Condition
    • 0.19% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.094% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.094% fail on Pedal
        • 0.094% fail on Condition
    • 0.094% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.094% fail on Components
        • 0.094% fail on Hoses
  • 8.8% fail on Tyres
    • 6.0% fail on Tread depth (41% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.47% fail on Valve stem (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
  • 6.0% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.0% fail on Wipers
    • 2.5% fail on Washers
    • 0.56% fail on Windscreen
  • 2.0% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.84% fail on Emissions
    • 0.56% fail on Exhaust system (68% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.37% fail on System
      • 0.094% fail on Pipe
      • 0.094% fail on Cap
    • 0.28% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 1.9% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (100% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 1.1% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.75% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.47% fail on Condition
      • 0.28% fail on Requirements (8 times worse than other 2008 cars)
  • 0.66% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.66% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.28% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.28% fail on Attachment
  • 0.28% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.28% fail on Doors
      • 0.19% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.094% fail on Drivers
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