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Jaguar 340 MOT Results

83.1% pass rate
from 331 tests in 2017
(42% better than other pre-1990 cars)
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 pre-1990 cars and highlighted areas where the Jaguar 340 is unusually good or bad.

  • 9.1% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (45% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.8% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.91% fail on Rear lamps
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.8% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.60% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.60% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 1.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.60% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.60% fail on Switch
        • 0.30% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.30% fail on Tell tales
    • 1.8% fail on Horn
    • 1.5% fail on Headlamp aim (65% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Battery
    • 0.30% fail on Registration plate lamp
  • 6.3% fail on Brakes (45% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.6% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.7% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.5% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.60% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.30% fail on Service brake performance
    • 1.5% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.60% fail on Components
        • 0.60% fail on Pipes
      • 0.60% fail on Leaks
      • 0.30% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 1.2% fail on Hub components
      • 0.91% fail on Brake calipers (5 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Brake discs
  • 6.0% fail on Suspension
    • 1.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.8% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.5% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.91% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.60% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 0.30% fail on Spring mounting
    • 1.2% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.91% fail on Rear
      • 0.30% fail on Front
    • 0.91% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.60% fail on Attachment
      • 0.30% fail on Linkage condition
    • 0.60% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.60% fail on Attachment (5 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.60% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.30% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.30% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.30% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.30% fail on Condition
  • 5.1% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.9% fail on Washers
    • 1.5% fail on Wipers
  • 3.6% fail on Steering
    • 2.7% fail on Steering system
      • 1.2% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.91% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.30% fail on Steering box
      • 0.30% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.91% fail on Power steering
      • 0.60% fail on Other components
      • 0.30% fail on Rams
    • 0.30% fail on Steering control
      • 0.30% fail on Steering column
  • 1.2% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.91% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.91% fail on Chassis
    • 0.30% fail on Body condition
  • 0.91% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (84% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.60% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.30% fail on Pipe
      • 0.30% fail on System
    • 0.30% fail on Exhaust system
  • 0.60% fail on Tyres
    • 0.60% fail on Condition
  • 0.60% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.30% fail on Hubs
    • 0.30% fail on Attachment
  • 0.60% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.60% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.60% fail on Prescribed areas