Suzuki Grand Vitara MOT Results

Registered in 2002
55.7% pass rate
from 3,152 tests in 2017
(11% better than other 2002 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 2002 cars and highlighted areas where the Suzuki Grand Vitara is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Suspension
    • 10% fail on Drive shafts (130% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 9.8% fail on Front drive shafts (130% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 9.8% fail on Constant velocity joints (130% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.032% fail on Couplings
      • 0.25% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.25% fail on Drive shafts (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Anti-roll bars (28% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (46% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.51% fail on Attachment (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.063% fail on Condition
    • 3.4% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 3.2% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.22% fail on Spring mounting
      • 0.063% fail on Subframe mounting (90% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Coil springs (22% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Condition
      • 0.032% fail on Location
    • 1.7% fail on Suspension arms (64% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (63% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on Condition
    • 1.6% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.1% fail on Front
      • 0.51% fail on Rear (52% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.38% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.38% fail on Condition
    • 0.13% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.095% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.032% fail on Condition
    • 0.032% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.032% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.032% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 18% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (35% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 7.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.8% fail on Front lamps (22% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Rear lamps (68% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on All position lamps
    • 5.5% fail on Registration plate lamp (23% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim (57% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Stop lamp (65% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Headlamps (73% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Headlamp (74% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.063% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 1.2% fail on Battery
    • 0.92% fail on Direction indicators (66% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.92% fail on Flashing type (66% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.51% fail on Individual lamps (70% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.38% fail on Side repeaters (51% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.063% fail on Tell tales
        • 0.032% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.51% fail on Horn
    • 0.25% fail on Rear fog lamp (83% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.13% fail on Fog lamp (91% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Trailer electrical socket (3 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.032% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.032% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.032% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 16% fail on Brakes
    • 8.0% fail on Hydraulic systems (25% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 7.5% fail on Components (25% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 6.3% fail on Pipes (47% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.89% fail on Hoses
        • 0.60% fail on Valves
        • 0.063% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.41% fail on Leaks
      • 0.063% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.063% fail on Operation
    • 7.6% fail on Brake performance
      • 4.8% fail on Front wheels (74% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Rear wheels (55% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.95% fail on Parking brake performance (79% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.92% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.86% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.25% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.13% fail on Brake operation
    • 2.9% fail on Hub components
      • 2.4% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.51% fail on Brake discs (46% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.095% fail on Wheel cylinder (3 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on Brake drums (5 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.032% fail on Brake back plates
    • 0.67% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.67% fail on Condition
    • 0.54% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.19% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.19% fail on Pedal
        • 0.19% fail on Condition
    • 0.19% fail on ABS (83% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.032% fail on Additional braking devices
    • 0.032% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.032% fail on Components
        • 0.032% fail on Pipes
    • 0.032% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.032% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
  • 7.8% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 4.8% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.6% fail on Emissions
    • 1.4% fail on Fuel system (69% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.86% fail on System (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Cap
      • 0.19% fail on Pipe
      • 0.095% fail on Tank
    • 0.70% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 7.5% fail on Driver's view of the road (21% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 5.3% fail on Wipers
    • 2.0% fail on Washers (45% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.095% fail on Mirrors (78% better than other 2002 cars)
  • 6.3% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (53% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 6.1% fail on Seat belts (140% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 5.4% fail on Prescribed areas (190% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.60% fail on Condition
      • 0.063% fail on Requirements
      • 0.063% fail on Attachment
    • 0.35% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (80% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (80% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.032% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 5.7% fail on Tyres (38% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Tread depth (32% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Condition (50% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Valve stem
    • 0.095% fail on Size/type
  • 5.4% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (89% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Body condition (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Vehicle structure (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Chassis (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.095% fail on Doors (87% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on Passengers other (84% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.032% fail on Drivers
    • 0.063% fail on Seats
      • 0.032% fail on Passengers
      • 0.032% fail on Drivers
    • 0.032% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.032% fail on Body security
    • 0.032% fail on Spare wheel
  • 2.8% fail on Registration plates and VIN (140% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Registration plate (140% worse than other 2002 cars)
  • 2.3% fail on Steering (53% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Power steering (100% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Operation (130% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.25% fail on Other components
      • 0.095% fail on Rams
      • 0.063% fail on Drive system
      • 0.032% fail on Pump
    • 0.98% fail on Steering system (77% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Steering rack (59% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Track rod end (88% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.063% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.032% fail on Other components
        • 0.032% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.16% fail on Steering control
      • 0.095% fail on Steering coupling (4 times worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.095% fail on Universal joint (4 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on Steering column
    • 0.095% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.095% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.063% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.095% fail on Towbars
    • 0.063% fail on Towbar
    • 0.032% fail on Vehicle structure
  • 0.095% fail on Road Wheels (79% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.095% fail on Attachment

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