Suzuki Grand Vitara MOT Results

Registered in 2006
59.0% pass rate
from 3,272 tests in 2020
(6.3% better than other 2006 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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Suzuki Grand Vitara is unusually good or bad.

  • 14% fail on Suspension (15% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Suspension arms (16% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Ball joint (1.1% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Pins and bushes (46% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.79% fail on Suspension arm (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Ball joint dust cover (37% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Anti-roll bars (30% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Linkage ball joints (11% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Pins and bushes (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (79% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Ball joint (32% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Linkage (16% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (15% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Ball joint dust cover (71% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.031% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.031% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 2.5% fail on Springs (37% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Coil springs (38% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Coil spring (39% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.031% fail on Mounting
      • 0.061% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.95% fail on Shock absorbers (42% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Wheel bearings (38% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.46% fail on Sub-frames (16% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Sub-frame (29% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Other suspension component (39% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Ball joint (8.3% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Other suspension component
    • 0.061% fail on Macpherson strut (65% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Macpherson strut (44% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.031% fail on Axles
      • 0.031% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
    • 0.031% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.031% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 13% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (21% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Stop lamp (8.1% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Headlamps (18% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Headlamp (25% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Headlamp levelling device (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim (26% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Headlamp aim (23% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (54% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (17% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (33% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Rear fog lamp (33% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.55% fail on Rear fog lamp (32% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Direction indicators (86% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Flashing type (86% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.24% fail on Individual direction indicators (87% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Side repeaters (81% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Electrical equipment (75% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on Battery(ies) (63% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Horn (85% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.061% fail on Position lamps (67% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Position lamp (64% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.031% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.031% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.031% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 11% fail on Brakes (9.6% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Brake performance (33% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Service brake performance (30% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 3.2% fail on Rbt (25% worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 2.8% fail on Service brake performance (29% worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.61% fail on Service brake imbalance (13% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Decelerometer (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.15% fail on Service brake performance (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.061% fail on Plate brake tester (38% worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.061% fail on Service brake performance (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (86% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.37% fail on Rbt (sp) (89% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.092% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (49% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.061% fail on Gradient tester (sp) (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Brake performance not tested (61% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (72% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Rbt (sp) (75% better than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.12% fail on Service brake imbalance (79% better than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.061% fail on Service brake performance (72% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.031% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.092% fail on Parking brake performance (94% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.061% fail on Rbt (96% better than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.061% fail on Parking brake performance (95% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.031% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.031% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 4.2% fail on Rigid brake pipes (70% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Mechanical brake components (8.5% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Brake linings and pads (1.1% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Brake pads (0.19% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Brake discs and drums (14% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Brake discs (13% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (71% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Anti-lock braking system (64% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Parking brake control (49% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Lever (42% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Hydraulic systems (29% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Brake fluid (33% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Reservoirs (170% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (46% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (26% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.092% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (79% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Pedal (64% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.061% fail on Air and vacuum systems (50% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Operation
      • 0.031% fail on Leaks
    • 0.031% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.031% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.031% fail on Other components
  • 9.3% fail on Body, chassis, structure (24% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Exhaust system (42% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Transmission (5.9% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Drive shafts (5.4% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.9% fail on Joints (4.5% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Prop shafts (19% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Joints (7.0% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.031% fail on Prop shaft
      • 0.031% fail on Belts
    • 1.0% fail on Chassis (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.95% fail on Chassis condition (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Strengthening plate (24 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.86% fail on Integral vehicle structure (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.83% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (140% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.031% fail on Sub-frame condition
    • 0.55% fail on Fuel system (42% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Tank (89% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Hose (9 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Pipe (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (73% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on System
    • 0.28% fail on Seats (73% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Driver's seat (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Passenger's seat (4.1% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Body (13% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Other body component (3.5% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Panel (16% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Bumpers (16% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.092% fail on Engine mounting (33% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Bracket (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.092% fail on Cabs (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on Prescribed areas (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.061% fail on Towbar (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Towbar condition (15 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.031% fail on Doors
      • 0.031% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.031% fail on Door condition
  • 7.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (24% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 6.8% fail on Exhaust emissions (21% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 5.4% fail on Spark ignition (27% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 3.1% fail on Catalyst emissions (60% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.2% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (2.2% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.79% fail on Emissions not tested (27% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Compression ignition (1.7% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.86% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (15% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.34% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (13% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Emission control equipment (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.061% fail on Catalytic converter (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.031% fail on Particulate filter
          • 0.031% fail on Exhaust gas recirculation valve
        • 0.12% fail on Emissions not tested (28% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.092% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (16% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on Fluid leaks (42% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Engine oil leaks (28% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Other leaks (180% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
    • 0.061% fail on Noise suppression (97% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Undertray (190% worse than other 2006 cars)
  • 6.7% fail on Visibility (0.12% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.7% fail on Wipers (39% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Washers (39% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Driver's view (23% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on View to rear (46% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Mirrors (45% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.061% fail on Bonnet (71% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.031% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.031% fail on Windscreen
  • 4.6% fail on Tyres (37% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Tread depth (20% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.98% fail on Condition (69% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Size/type (25% better than other 2006 cars)
  • 2.8% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (26% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Seat belts (75% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.86% fail on Condition (73% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.83% fail on Prescribed areas (72% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on Requirements (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (10% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.061% fail on Airbags (40% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Drivers airbag (55% worse than other 2006 cars)
  • 0.64% fail on Steering (80% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Steering linkage components (88% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Track rod end (94% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on Locking devices (180% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Ball joint (63% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Power steering (3.6% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Pipes and hoses (170% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Operation
      • 0.031% fail on Other components
    • 0.12% fail on Steering gear (73% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Steering rack (73% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.061% fail on Steering column (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
  • 0.37% fail on Identification of the vehicle (38% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Registration plates (37% better than other 2006 cars)
  • 0.21% fail on Road Wheels (58% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Attachment (44% better than other 2006 cars)
  • 0.031% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.031% fail on Belt(s)/padding
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