Suzuki Jimny MOT Results

Registered in 2003
59.0% pass rate
from 2,720 tests in 2020
(15% better than other 2003 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 2003 cars and highlighted areas where the Suzuki Jimny is unusually good or bad.

  • 14% fail on Brakes
    • 6.9% fail on Rigid brake pipes (69% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 6.1% fail on Brake performance (24% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.5% fail on Rbt
          • 2.2% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.5% fail on Service brake imbalance (120% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.037% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.037% fail on Service brake performance
      • 3.0% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (76% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 3.0% fail on Rbt (sp) (78% worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 2.5% fail on Service brake imbalance (110% worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.96% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.037% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.92% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (78% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.77% fail on Rbt (sp) (81% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
        • 0.037% fail on Gradient tester (sp)
      • 0.44% fail on Parking brake performance (75% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.40% fail on Rbt (76% better than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.37% fail on Parking brake performance (76% better than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.037% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.037% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.037% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.26% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.3% fail on Mechanical brake components (32% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.5% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.0% fail on Brake discs
        • 0.037% fail on Brake drums
    • 0.74% fail on Load sensing valves (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (75% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Anti-lock braking system (70% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.26% fail on Pedal
      • 0.037% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.26% fail on Other components and prescribed areas (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Prescribed areas (5 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting (7 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Other braking system component (5 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Other components
    • 0.18% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.11% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.074% fail on Valves
    • 0.15% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.15% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.11% fail on Parking brake control (80% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Lever (79% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Flexible brake hoses (74% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.037% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.037% fail on Leaks
  • 13% fail on Suspension (25% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (50% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Axles (24 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Swivel pins and bushes (15 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Swivel joints/housing (133 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on King pins (129 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Axle (7 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Stub axle (25 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Wheel bearings (72% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Anti-roll bars (56% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.37% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.26% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.26% fail on Linkage
      • 0.15% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (74% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.074% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (95% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.074% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.037% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.037% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 1.9% fail on Springs (47% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Coil springs (49% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 1.8% fail on Coil spring (49% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.3% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.74% fail on Suspension arms (88% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Pins and bushes (79% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint (96% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.074% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.074% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.66% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.40% fail on Pins and bushes (4 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.037% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.11% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.074% fail on Suspension rod (5 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.074% fail on Sub-frames (85% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.074% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.074% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.037% fail on Suspension unit
      • 0.037% fail on Other components
  • 13% fail on Body, chassis, structure (30% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 4.7% fail on Exhaust system
    • 4.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure (5 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (6 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.037% fail on Sub-frame condition
    • 1.9% fail on Chassis (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Chassis condition (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Fuel system (69% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Pipe (6 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Hose (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Tank
      • 0.074% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.74% fail on Transmission (80% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Prop shafts (150% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Prop shaft (8 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Joints
        • 0.037% fail on Bearing housing
      • 0.18% fail on Drive shafts (95% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Joints (95% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Halfshafts
      • 0.037% fail on Belts
    • 0.66% fail on Body (130% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Other body component
      • 0.22% fail on Mounting fixings (37 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Panel
    • 0.33% fail on Seats
      • 0.26% fail on Passenger's seat
      • 0.11% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.29% fail on Floor (5 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Towbar (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Vehicle structure (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.074% fail on Other towbar components (8 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.18% fail on Cabs (7 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Prescribed areas (8 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Doors (81% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.074% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.074% fail on Door condition
      • 0.037% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.037% fail on Catch
    • 0.037% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.037% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.037% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.037% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.037% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.037% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 11% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (49% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Headlamp aim (45% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Headlamp aim (42% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.5% fail on Position lamps (26% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Position lamp (30% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (31% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Electrical equipment (59% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Horn (74% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.037% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 1.5% fail on Headlamps (73% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp (74% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 1.5% fail on Stop lamp (73% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.81% fail on Direction indicators (67% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.81% fail on Flashing type (67% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.40% fail on Individual direction indicators (75% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.37% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.037% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.15% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (90% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Rear fog lamp (90% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Rear fog lamp (89% better than other 2003 cars)
  • 9.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (19% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 8.9% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 8.8% fail on Spark ignition (33% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 4.4% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (28% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 3.8% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 1.2% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.037% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.037% fail on Catalytic converter
      • 0.22% fail on Compression ignition (83% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.074% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
    • 0.99% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.40% fail on Transmission oil leaks (10 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Other leaks (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.11% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
  • 6.7% fail on Visibility (20% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Wipers
    • 2.9% fail on Washers
    • 0.22% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.15% fail on View to rear
      • 0.15% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.037% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.037% fail on Windscreen
  • 6.6% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (100% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 6.2% fail on Seat belts (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 5.6% fail on Prescribed areas (4 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Condition
      • 0.22% fail on Attachment (9 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (73% better than other 2003 cars)
  • 2.5% fail on Tyres (65% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Tread depth (66% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.96% fail on Condition (67% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Size/type
  • 2.0% fail on Steering (59% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Steering linkage components (58% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Track rod end (66% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Drag link end (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.074% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.074% fail on Other components
        • 0.037% fail on Steering component
        • 0.037% fail on Steering linkage
      • 0.037% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.26% fail on Power steering
      • 0.15% fail on Other components
      • 0.074% fail on Operation
      • 0.037% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.11% fail on Prescribed areas (4 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.037% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.037% fail on Steering box
    • 0.037% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.037% fail on Motorcycle derived steering systems
      • 0.037% fail on Head bearings
  • 0.55% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.55% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.11% fail on Road Wheels (76% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.074% fail on Attachment (79% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.037% fail on Hubs
  • 0.074% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.074% fail on Anchorages (6 times worse than other 2003 cars)
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