Suzuki Jimny MOT Results

Registered in 2008
71.6% pass rate
from 1,376 tests in 2020
(29% better than other 2008 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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the Suzuki Jimny is unusually good or bad.

  • 10.0% fail on Brakes
    • 6.0% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.6% fail on Service brake performance (58% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 3.5% fail on Rbt (58% worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 3.0% fail on Service brake performance (60% worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 0.73% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.073% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.073% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.073% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.073% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 2.8% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 2.8% fail on Rbt (sp) (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 2.1% fail on Service brake imbalance (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 1.0% fail on Service brake performance (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.073% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.073% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.44% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (79% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.44% fail on Rbt (sp) (78% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.22% fail on Parking brake performance (76% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Rbt (76% better than other 2008 cars)
          • 0.22% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 4.3% fail on Rigid brake pipes (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Mechanical brake components (52% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.5% fail on Brake pads (42% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.073% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.29% fail on Brake discs and drums (75% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.29% fail on Brake discs (75% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.36% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.29% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.22% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.22% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.15% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.15% fail on Other components and prescribed areas (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Prescribed areas (38 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.073% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
        • 0.073% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
    • 0.073% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.073% fail on Pedal
    • 0.073% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.073% fail on Leaks
  • 7.9% fail on Suspension (44% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Axles (21 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Swivel pins and bushes (11 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Swivel joints/housing (391 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.58% fail on King pins (373 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.4% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.94% fail on Anti-roll bars (76% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Linkage ball joints (66% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.073% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.65% fail on Springs (86% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.58% fail on Coil springs (88% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.58% fail on Coil spring (88% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.29% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.22% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.073% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.073% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.22% fail on Suspension arms (95% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.073% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.073% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.073% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.073% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.073% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.073% fail on Suspension unit
  • 5.8% fail on Visibility
    • 4.3% fail on Wipers (52% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Washers (47% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.15% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.073% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.073% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.073% fail on View to rear
      • 0.073% fail on Mirrors
  • 5.5% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (65% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Position lamps (40% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Position lamp (47% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim (57% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim (54% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Stop lamp (67% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (82% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.15% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.15% fail on Horn
      • 0.073% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.15% fail on Direction indicators (93% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Flashing type (93% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.073% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.073% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.15% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.073% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.073% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.073% fail on Front fog lamps
        • 0.073% fail on Front fog lamps
    • 0.073% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.073% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.073% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.073% fail on Switch
  • 5.5% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 3.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure (12 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (14 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Chassis (10 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Chassis condition (10 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Transmission (88% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.15% fail on Prop shaft (11 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Joints
    • 0.073% fail on Body
      • 0.073% fail on Mounting fixings
    • 0.073% fail on Seats
      • 0.073% fail on Passenger's seat
  • 3.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 3.3% fail on Exhaust emissions (31% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Spark ignition
        • 2.6% fail on Catalyst emissions (82% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.51% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (67% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.36% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.65% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.51% fail on Transmission oil leaks (23 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.073% fail on Other leaks
  • 1.9% fail on Tyres (73% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Tread depth (67% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Condition (84% better than other 2008 cars)
  • 1.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.5% fail on Seat belts (150% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.87% fail on Prescribed areas (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Condition
      • 0.15% fail on Requirements (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Attachment
    • 0.073% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.58% fail on Steering (74% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Steering linkage components (75% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Track rod end (77% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Other components
        • 0.073% fail on Steering linkage
    • 0.073% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.073% fail on Steering box
    • 0.073% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.073% fail on Power steering
      • 0.073% fail on Pipes and hoses
  • 0.22% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.22% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.22% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.15% fail on Attachment
    • 0.073% fail on Condition
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