Suzuki Jimny MOT Results

Registered in 2003
61.2% pass rate
from 2,657 tests in 2017
(20% 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.

  • 15% fail on Brakes
    • 8.9% fail on Hydraulic systems (43% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 8.3% fail on Components (42% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 7.1% fail on Pipes (64% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.98% fail on Valves (150% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.34% fail on Hoses (74% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.23% fail on Cylinders (6 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.075% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.68% fail on Leaks (97% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.11% fail on Operation
    • 5.7% fail on Brake performance (30% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Front wheels (59% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Rear wheels (66% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.87% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.75% fail on Parking brake performance (83% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.30% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.075% fail on Brake operation
    • 2.8% fail on Hub components
      • 2.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.64% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.075% fail on Wheel cylinder
      • 0.038% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.23% fail on ABS (78% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.19% fail on Pedal
        • 0.11% fail on Condition
        • 0.075% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.19% fail on Prescribed areas (9 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting (12 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
    • 0.15% fail on Parking brake (85% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Condition (85% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.038% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.038% fail on Cable
    • 0.038% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.038% fail on Components
        • 0.038% fail on Servos
  • 14% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (46% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 5.5% fail on Position lamps (22% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 4.7% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.79% fail on Rear lamps (58% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on Registration plate lamp (29% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Headlamp aim (62% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Stop lamp (77% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Direction indicators (62% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Flashing type (62% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.45% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.41% fail on Individual lamps (76% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.19% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.79% fail on Horn
    • 0.72% fail on Battery
    • 0.56% fail on Headlamps (88% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Headlamp (88% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Rear fog lamp (83% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Fog lamp (82% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.075% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.038% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.038% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.038% fail on Switch
    • 0.038% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 11% fail on Suspension (45% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Axles (55 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Swivel joints/housing (113 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on King pins (119 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Stub axle
    • 2.4% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 2.0% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.38% fail on Spring mounting (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 2.1% fail on Anti-roll bars (62% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (61% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (70% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Linkage condition
    • 2.1% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.8% fail on Front (140% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Rear (71% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Coil springs (66% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Condition (68% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Location
    • 1.2% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.60% fail on Front suspension joints (61% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.41% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.075% fail on Condition
    • 0.26% fail on Drive shafts (93% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.075% fail on Universal joint (26 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.075% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.11% fail on Front drive shafts (97% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Couplings (4 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Suspension arms (98% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (97% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.11% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.11% fail on Panhard rods (13 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.075% fail on Condition (41 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Attachment
    • 0.075% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.075% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.038% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.038% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.038% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.038% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 7.9% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.0% fail on Wipers
    • 3.0% fail on Washers
    • 0.19% fail on Windscreen (68% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Mirrors
  • 7.8% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 5.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.2% fail on Emissions
    • 0.94% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.75% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.53% fail on Pipe (6 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Tank
      • 0.075% fail on Cap
      • 0.038% fail on Hose
  • 5.6% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (160% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Body condition (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Vehicle structure (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Chassis (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.15% fail on Seats
      • 0.15% fail on Passengers
  • 5.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (58% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Seat belts (180% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Condition
      • 0.075% fail on Requirements
      • 0.075% fail on Attachment
    • 0.15% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (90% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (89% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 3.0% fail on Tyres (67% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Tread depth (70% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Condition (70% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on Valve stem (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
  • 2.5% fail on Steering (51% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Steering system (53% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Track rod end (62% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Other components (20 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.45% fail on Steering pivot point (23 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.038% fail on Steering component
      • 0.30% fail on Drag link end (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.038% fail on Free play
        • 0.038% fail on Steering box
    • 0.19% fail on Power steering
      • 0.075% fail on Operation
      • 0.075% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.075% fail on Other components
    • 0.11% fail on Prescribed areas (5 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.038% fail on Steering control
      • 0.038% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.038% fail on Steering operation
  • 0.94% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.94% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.075% fail on Towbars
    • 0.075% fail on Vehicle structure
  • 0.075% fail on Road Wheels (84% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.075% fail on Attachment
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