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Jaguar S-Type MOT Results

79.1% pass rate
from 91 tests in 2020
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 S-Type is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.8% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 4.4% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.1% fail on All direction indicators
        • 1.1% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 2.2% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 2.2% fail on Horn
    • 1.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp
  • 7.7% fail on Visibility
    • 6.6% fail on Washers
    • 1.1% fail on Wipers
  • 5.5% fail on Suspension
    • 2.2% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.1% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.1% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 1.1% fail on Other suspension component
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint
  • 2.2% fail on Brakes
    • 2.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.1% fail on Decelerometer
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.1% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt
          • 1.1% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 1.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 1.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes
  • 2.2% fail on Steering
    • 2.2% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 2.2% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.1% fail on Drag link end
  • 2.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 1.1% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 1.1% fail on Spark ignition
        • 1.1% fail on Non catalyst emissions
    • 1.1% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 1.1% fail on Other leaks
  • 2.2% fail on Tyres
    • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.1% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 1.1% fail on Chassis
      • 1.1% fail on Chassis condition
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