Suzuki Grand Vitara MOT Results

Registered in 2011
78.9% pass rate
from 1,613 tests in 2020
(30% better than other 2011 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 2011 cars and highlighted areas where the Suzuki Grand Vitara is unusually good or bad.

  • 9.3% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 2.4% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.9% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.9% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.7% fail on Side repeaters (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Individual direction indicators (85% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.7% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.062% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.7% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.99% fail on Headlamps (59% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (8 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Headlamp (87% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.062% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.25% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.062% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.062% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.062% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.062% fail on Horn
    • 0.19% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.19% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.19% fail on Rear fog lamp
  • 6.8% fail on Brakes
    • 3.6% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.6% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.6% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.2% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.2% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.9% fail on Brake performance
      • 1.2% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.2% fail on Rbt
          • 0.99% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.25% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.62% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.37% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 0.19% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
        • 0.062% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 0.31% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.31% fail on Rbt
          • 0.31% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.062% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.062% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.062% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.062% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 1.4% fail on Rigid brake pipes (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.43% fail on Electronic stability control (180% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.31% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.31% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.12% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.12% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.062% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.062% fail on Brake fluid
  • 4.1% fail on Visibility
    • 2.9% fail on Wipers
    • 1.2% fail on Washers
  • 1.8% fail on Tyres (70% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Tread depth (64% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on Condition (80% better than other 2011 cars)
  • 1.4% fail on Suspension (83% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Springs (87% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Coil springs (87% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.43% fail on Coil spring (87% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Shock absorbers (67% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Anti-roll bars (77% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.062% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.062% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.062% fail on Linkage ball joints
    • 0.19% fail on Suspension arms (93% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.062% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.062% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.062% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.062% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.062% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
  • 0.62% fail on Body, chassis, structure (73% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Exhaust system (80% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Transmission (80% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Drive shafts (79% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Joints (86% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.062% fail on Flexible couplings
    • 0.19% fail on Body
      • 0.19% fail on Other body component
    • 0.062% fail on Seats
      • 0.062% fail on Passenger's seat
  • 0.50% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (74% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.50% fail on Exhaust emissions (72% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Spark ignition (71% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.25% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.062% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
      • 0.19% fail on Compression ignition (73% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.19% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.43% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.43% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.37% fail on Condition
      • 0.062% fail on Requirements
  • 0.19% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.19% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.12% fail on Steering (90% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.062% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.062% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.062% fail on Electronic power steering
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