Suzuki Grand Vitara MOT Results

Registered in 2007
64.7% pass rate
from 4,097 tests in 2020
(17% better than other 2007 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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the Suzuki Grand Vitara is unusually good or bad.

  • 14% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (15% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 5.5% fail on Stop lamp (22% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Position lamps (24% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Position lamp (26% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.049% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.9% fail on Headlamp aim (25% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Headlamp aim (26% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamps (28% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Headlamp (33% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Headlamp levelling device (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (37% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Direction indicators (85% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Flashing type (85% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Individual direction indicators (87% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Side repeaters (75% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.34% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.34% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.024% fail on Front fog lamps
        • 0.024% fail on Front fog lamp switch
    • 0.34% fail on Electrical equipment (49% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Horn (69% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.098% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.098% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.073% fail on Trailer electrical socket (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
  • 9.7% fail on Brakes
    • 4.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes (160% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Brake performance (33% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.5% fail on Rbt
          • 2.3% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.39% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.12% fail on Decelerometer (7 times worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.12% fail on Service brake performance (7 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.024% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.024% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.46% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (82% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.27% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
        • 0.20% fail on Rbt (sp) (92% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.20% fail on Rbt (sp) (67% better than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.17% fail on Service brake imbalance (65% better than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.024% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.12% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (13 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Parking brake performance (83% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Rbt (85% better than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.17% fail on Parking brake performance (83% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.024% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.024% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.17% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.9% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.1% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.1% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.1% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.27% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.17% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.098% fail on Pedal
    • 0.24% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (74% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Anti-lock braking system (71% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.15% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.12% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.024% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.12% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.073% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.049% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.073% fail on Parking brake control (83% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Lever (80% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.024% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.024% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.024% fail on Other components
  • 8.2% fail on Suspension (47% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Suspension arms (45% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Pins and bushes (48% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Ball joint (50% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.27% fail on Ball joint dust cover (52% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.049% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 2.5% fail on Anti-roll bars (46% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Linkage ball joints (36% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (63% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Ball joint dust cover (55% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Ball joint (66% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.024% fail on Linkage
    • 1.2% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (170% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Springs (75% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Coil springs (76% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Coil spring (76% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.85% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.83% fail on Shock absorbers (53% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.098% fail on Sub-frames (73% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.024% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.098% fail on Other suspension component (70% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.049% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.024% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.024% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.024% fail on Axles
      • 0.024% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
    • 0.024% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.024% fail on Macpherson strut
  • 6.5% fail on Visibility
    • 4.6% fail on Wipers (57% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Washers (45% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.12% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.12% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.12% fail on View to rear
      • 0.12% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.024% fail on Bonnet
  • 5.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 4.7% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 3.6% fail on Spark ignition
        • 1.9% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 1.4% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.59% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.024% fail on Non catalyst emissions
      • 1.1% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.73% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.22% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.049% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.024% fail on Particulate filter
          • 0.024% fail on Other emission control equipment
        • 0.049% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.049% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.024% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
    • 0.44% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.32% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.049% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.049% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.024% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
    • 0.049% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.049% fail on Undertray
  • 5.0% fail on Body, chassis, structure (21% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Exhaust system (27% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.63% fail on Fuel system (85% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Pipe (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Hose (11 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Tank
      • 0.049% fail on System
      • 0.024% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.59% fail on Transmission (79% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Drive shafts (81% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.51% fail on Joints (80% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.049% fail on Joints
        • 0.024% fail on Bearing housing
    • 0.34% fail on Seats (170% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Driver's seat (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.24% fail on Chassis (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Chassis condition (160% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.22% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.20% fail on Body
      • 0.12% fail on Other body component
      • 0.049% fail on Body condition (7 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Panel
    • 0.098% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.073% fail on Towbar (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Towbar condition (37 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.024% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.024% fail on Bracket
    • 0.024% fail on Cabs
      • 0.024% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.024% fail on Undertray
  • 3.8% fail on Tyres (48% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Tread depth (30% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.76% fail on Condition (75% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.073% fail on Size/type
  • 1.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.81% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.56% fail on Condition
      • 0.17% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.073% fail on Requirements
    • 0.73% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.51% fail on Steering (82% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Steering linkage components (87% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Track rod end (89% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.049% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.024% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.17% fail on Power steering
      • 0.12% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.024% fail on Operation
      • 0.024% fail on Other components
    • 0.024% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.024% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.024% fail on Steering wheel
  • 0.32% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.32% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.24% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.24% fail on Attachment
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