Jeep Patriot MOT Results

Registered in 2010
49.1% pass rate
from 599 tests in 2020
(50% worse than other 2010 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 2010 cars and highlighted areas where the Jeep Patriot is unusually good or bad.

  • 28% fail on Suspension (160% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 23% fail on Suspension arms (6 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 16% fail on Ball joint (8 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 9.5% fail on Pins and bushes (6 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.33% fail on Suspension arm (8 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 4.5% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.7% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 1.0% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.83% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.33% fail on Pins and bushes (6 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Linkage
      • 0.33% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.17% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 2.5% fail on Sub-frames (25 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Sub-frame (55 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (83 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 1.2% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.2% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.83% fail on Other suspension component (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Pins and bushes (5 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.17% fail on Other suspension component
    • 0.17% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.17% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.17% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 21% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (59% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 7.3% fail on Stop lamp (150% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 6.8% fail on Position lamps (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 6.8% fail on Position lamp (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (130% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.8% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.17% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 2.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.33% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.0% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.17% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.67% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.67% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.67% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.67% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.67% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.50% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.33% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.17% fail on Horn
  • 11% fail on Brakes (59% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (10 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Anti-lock braking system (12 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Electronic stability control (10 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.8% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.8% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.3% fail on Brake discs
    • 3.7% fail on Brake performance
      • 1.8% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.7% fail on Rbt
          • 1.7% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.17% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.17% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.83% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.50% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 0.33% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.50% fail on Brake performance not tested (4 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.33% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.17% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.17% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.17% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.50% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.33% fail on Rbt
          • 0.33% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.17% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.17% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 0.67% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.50% fail on Pedal
      • 0.33% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.33% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.17% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.17% fail on Valves
    • 0.33% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.17% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.17% fail on Lever
  • 7.7% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (170% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 7.7% fail on Exhaust emissions (190% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Compression ignition (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 2.3% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 3.5% fail on Spark ignition (130% worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 3.5% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
  • 7.2% fail on Steering (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 6.7% fail on Steering linkage components (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 6.5% fail on Track rod end (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.50% fail on Steering play (11 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Steering rack (11 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Power steering
      • 0.17% fail on Pipes and hoses
  • 6.3% fail on Tyres
    • 3.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.17% fail on Size/type
  • 4.8% fail on Visibility
    • 2.7% fail on Wipers
    • 2.2% fail on Washers
    • 0.17% fail on Driver's view
  • 2.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.83% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.50% fail on Condition
      • 0.33% fail on Requirements (26 times worse than other 2010 cars)
  • 2.2% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.50% fail on Transmission
      • 0.50% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.50% fail on Joints
    • 0.50% fail on Doors
      • 0.33% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.33% fail on Door condition
      • 0.17% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.17% fail on Door condition
    • 0.33% fail on Chassis (35 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Chassis condition (36 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.33% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.33% fail on System (12 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.17% fail on Bracket
  • 0.33% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.33% fail on Attachment
  • 0.17% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.17% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.17% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.17% fail on Anchorages
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