Suzuki Jimny MOT Results

Registered in 2000
55.9% pass rate
from 1,521 tests in 2017
(10% better than other 2000 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 2000 cars and highlighted areas where the Suzuki Jimny is unusually good or bad.

  • 17% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (31% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.2% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.85% fail on Rear lamps (55% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on All position lamps
    • 4.9% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 4.4% fail on Headlamp aim (36% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Battery
    • 1.6% fail on Horn (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Headlamps (65% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Headlamp (64% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.066% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 1.2% fail on Stop lamp (79% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.85% fail on Direction indicators (69% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.85% fail on Flashing type (69% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.66% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.13% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.066% fail on Individual lamps
    • 0.13% fail on Rear fog lamp (92% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Fog lamp (92% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.066% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.066% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.066% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.066% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.066% fail on Lamp
  • 15% fail on Brakes
    • 9.1% fail on Hydraulic systems (40% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 8.8% fail on Components (45% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 8.1% fail on Pipes (96% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.59% fail on Valves
        • 0.53% fail on Hoses (65% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.33% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.39% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.39% fail on Leaks
      • 0.13% fail on Operation
    • 5.9% fail on Brake performance (35% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.2% fail on Brake imbalance (95% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Rear wheels (70% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.85% fail on Parking brake performance (80% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.33% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.20% fail on Brake operation
    • 2.0% fail on Hub components
      • 1.6% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.39% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.20% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.066% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.066% fail on Brake back plates
    • 0.26% fail on Parking brake (76% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Condition (76% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.26% fail on Pedal
        • 0.20% fail on Condition
        • 0.066% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.26% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.20% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.20% fail on Cable
    • 0.066% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.066% fail on Components
        • 0.066% fail on Servos
    • 0.066% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.066% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
  • 14% fail on Suspension (34% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 5.1% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.66% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 0.39% fail on Spring mounting
    • 3.0% fail on Axles (33 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Swivel joints/housing (63 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on King pins (76 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Axle beam
      • 0.066% fail on Stub axle
    • 2.4% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.4% fail on Condition
    • 2.2% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 2.0% fail on Front (170% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Rear (84% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Anti-roll bars (76% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.99% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (71% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (86% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Condition
    • 0.99% fail on Trailing arms (120% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.72% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.26% fail on Attachment (8 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.92% fail on Coil springs (70% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.85% fail on Condition (72% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Location
    • 0.66% fail on Front suspension joints (57% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Suspension arms (97% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.066% fail on Attachment
    • 0.13% fail on Panhard rods (7 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Attachment (33 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.066% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.066% fail on Other components
    • 0.066% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.066% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.066% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.066% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.066% fail on Drive shafts
  • 14% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (25% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 9.3% fail on Emissions (47% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.8% fail on Fuel system (110% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Pipe (9 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Cap
    • 1.2% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 10% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (180% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 6.4% fail on Body condition (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Vehicle structure (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Chassis (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Seats
      • 0.20% fail on Passengers
    • 0.13% fail on Engine mountings
  • 8.3% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (67% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 8.1% fail on Seat belts (140% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 7.6% fail on Prescribed areas (170% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Condition
      • 0.13% fail on Attachment
      • 0.066% fail on Requirements
    • 0.33% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (81% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (79% better than other 2000 cars)
  • 7.4% fail on Driver's view of the road (23% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on Wipers
    • 2.0% fail on Washers (46% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.46% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.13% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.13% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.1% fail on Tyres (64% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Condition (50% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Tread depth (74% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Size/type
    • 0.13% fail on Valve stem
  • 2.4% fail on Steering (49% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Steering system (49% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Track rod end (52% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Other components (13 times worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.53% fail on Steering pivot point (17 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.13% fail on Free play
        • 0.13% fail on Steering box (11 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Steering box
      • 0.066% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.39% fail on Power steering
      • 0.26% fail on Operation
      • 0.066% fail on Drive system
      • 0.066% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.066% fail on Other components
  • 1.6% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.5% fail on Registration plate
    • 0.066% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.26% fail on Towbars
    • 0.20% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.066% fail on Towbar
  • 0.20% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.13% fail on Attachment
    • 0.066% fail on Condition
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