Suzuki Grand Vitara MOT Results

Registered in 2012
80.9% pass rate
from 1,222 tests in 2020
(30% better than other 2012 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 2012 cars and highlighted areas where the Suzuki Grand Vitara is unusually good or bad.

  • 7.3% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.7% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.7% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.7% fail on Side repeaters (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.1% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.82% fail on Headlamps (61% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Headlamp (79% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.16% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.49% fail on Stop lamp (73% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.16% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.16% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.16% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.082% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.082% fail on Horn
  • 5.4% fail on Brakes
    • 3.0% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.1% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.0% fail on Brake pads
        • 0.082% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.98% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.98% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.6% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.98% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.98% fail on Rbt
          • 0.90% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.16% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.41% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.25% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 0.082% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
        • 0.082% fail on Gradient tester (sp)
      • 0.33% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.25% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.16% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.082% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.082% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.16% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.16% fail on Rbt
          • 0.16% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 0.65% fail on Rigid brake pipes (190% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.49% fail on Electronic stability control (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.082% fail on Pedal
      • 0.082% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.16% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.082% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.082% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.082% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 3.9% fail on Visibility
    • 3.0% fail on Wipers
    • 0.74% fail on Washers (58% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.082% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.082% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.082% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.082% fail on Windscreen
  • 2.7% fail on Tyres (52% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.74% fail on Condition (72% better than other 2012 cars)
  • 1.4% fail on Suspension (79% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.98% fail on Springs (66% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.98% fail on Coil springs (66% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.90% fail on Coil spring (68% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.082% fail on Mounting
    • 0.25% fail on Anti-roll bars (74% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.082% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.082% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
    • 0.16% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.082% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.082% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.082% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.082% fail on Ball joint
  • 0.41% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.41% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.41% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (71% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Exhaust emissions (75% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.25% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.082% fail on Catalyst emissions
      • 0.082% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.082% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.082% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.082% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 0.33% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.33% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.25% fail on Condition
      • 0.082% fail on Requirements
  • 0.25% fail on Body, chassis, structure (86% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Body
      • 0.16% fail on Other body component
    • 0.082% fail on Exhaust system
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