Suzuki Jimny MOT Results

Registered in 2002
59.0% pass rate
from 2,278 tests in 2017
(17% better than other 2002 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 2002 cars and highlighted areas where the Suzuki Jimny is unusually good or bad.

  • 17% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (37% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 6.5% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 5.4% fail on Position lamps (26% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.79% fail on Rear lamps (60% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim (60% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Stop lamp (70% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Headlamps (74% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp (75% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.044% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.044% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.044% fail on Switch
    • 1.1% fail on Horn
    • 0.97% fail on Direction indicators (64% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.97% fail on Flashing type (64% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.44% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.35% fail on Individual lamps (80% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.044% fail on Tell tales
    • 0.79% fail on Battery
    • 0.40% fail on Rear fog lamp (74% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Fog lamp (76% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.044% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.044% fail on Switch
    • 0.13% fail on Trailer electrical socket (3 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.088% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.044% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.044% fail on Lamp
    • 0.044% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 16% fail on Brakes
    • 8.8% fail on Hydraulic systems (39% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 8.2% fail on Components (38% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 7.2% fail on Pipes (66% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.97% fail on Valves (120% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.31% fail on Hoses (78% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.088% fail on Cylinders
      • 0.61% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (4 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Leaks
    • 7.2% fail on Brake performance (18% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Front wheels (49% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Rear wheels (52% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Brake imbalance (140% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Parking brake performance (76% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.97% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.26% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.044% fail on Parking brake operation
      • 0.044% fail on Brake operation
    • 2.5% fail on Hub components
      • 1.8% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.75% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.088% fail on Brake drums (7 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.088% fail on Wheel cylinder
      • 0.044% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.18% fail on Parking brake (83% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Condition (83% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.18% fail on Pedal
        • 0.18% fail on Condition
    • 0.13% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.13% fail on Cable
    • 0.13% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.044% fail on ABS
  • 13% fail on Suspension (39% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Axles (50 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Swivel joints/housing (92 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.57% fail on King pins (162 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.088% fail on Stub axle (16 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.044% fail on Axle beam
    • 2.9% fail on Wheel bearings (58% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Front (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Rear (67% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 2.4% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.35% fail on Spring mounting
      • 0.18% fail on Subframe mounting (73% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.0% fail on Condition
    • 1.9% fail on Coil springs (53% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Condition (53% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.044% fail on Location
    • 1.8% fail on Anti-roll bars (67% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (69% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.22% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (79% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.044% fail on Condition
      • 0.044% fail on Attachment
    • 0.97% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.35% fail on Suspension arms (93% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (93% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.044% fail on Condition
    • 0.35% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.31% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.044% fail on Attachment
    • 0.22% fail on Drive shafts (95% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.088% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.044% fail on Universal joint
      • 0.088% fail on Front drive shafts (98% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.044% fail on Constant velocity joints
        • 0.044% fail on Couplings
    • 0.13% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.088% fail on Other components (19 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.044% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.13% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.088% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.044% fail on Attachment
    • 0.13% fail on Panhard rods (13 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Condition (56 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.088% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.088% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.044% fail on General condition
    • 0.044% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.044% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 9.0% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 5.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.9% fail on Emissions
    • 1.3% fail on Fuel system (63% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.92% fail on Pipe (9 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Cap
      • 0.088% fail on System
      • 0.044% fail on Tank
      • 0.044% fail on Hose
    • 0.88% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 7.7% fail on Driver's view of the road (18% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Wipers
    • 2.3% fail on Washers (37% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.57% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.18% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.044% fail on Bonnet
  • 7.5% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (160% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Body condition (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Vehicle structure (4 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Chassis (4 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Body security
    • 0.18% fail on Seats
      • 0.18% fail on Passengers
    • 0.044% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.044% fail on Doors
      • 0.044% fail on Passengers front
  • 5.8% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (39% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 5.5% fail on Seat belts (120% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 5.0% fail on Prescribed areas (170% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Condition
      • 0.13% fail on Requirements
      • 0.13% fail on Attachment
    • 0.22% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (87% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (86% better than other 2002 cars)
  • 3.0% fail on Tyres (67% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Tread depth (72% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Condition (68% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Valve stem (190% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.044% fail on Size/type
  • 2.2% fail on Steering (56% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Steering system (59% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Track rod end (63% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Other components (29 times worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.53% fail on Steering pivot point (33 times worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.088% fail on Steering component (17 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.044% fail on Free play
        • 0.044% fail on Steering box
      • 0.044% fail on Steering box
      • 0.044% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.35% fail on Power steering
      • 0.18% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.13% fail on Other components
      • 0.044% fail on Pump
    • 0.088% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.044% fail on Steering control
      • 0.044% fail on Steering lock
  • 0.88% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.88% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.26% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.22% fail on Attachment
    • 0.044% fail on Condition
  • 0.088% fail on Towbars
    • 0.088% fail on Vehicle structure
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