Suzuki Swift MOT Results

Registered in 2007
58.3% pass rate
from 11,063 tests in 2017
(5.4% worse than other 2007 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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the Suzuki Swift is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Suspension (19% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 9.8% fail on Suspension arms (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 9.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Attachment (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.036% fail on Condition
    • 2.2% fail on Front suspension joints (180% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Anti-roll bars (40% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (36% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (50% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on Linkage condition (71% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Condition
      • 0.0090% fail on Attachment
    • 2.0% fail on Coil springs (62% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Condition (62% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0090% fail on Location
    • 1.7% fail on Wheel bearings (100% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Rear (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Front (52% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.7% fail on Condition
    • 0.92% fail on Drive shafts (61% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.89% fail on Front drive shafts (62% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.87% fail on Constant velocity joints (63% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.018% fail on Couplings
      • 0.036% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.036% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.47% fail on Macpherson strut (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Condition (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.072% fail on Bonded suspension (160% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.072% fail on Condition (180% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.054% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.054% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.054% fail on Sub-frames (71% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Condition
    • 0.027% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.027% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.027% fail on Axles
      • 0.027% fail on Axle beam
    • 0.018% fail on Prescribed areas (92% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0090% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.0090% fail on Spring mounting
    • 0.0090% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.0090% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.0090% fail on Torsion bars
      • 0.0090% fail on Condition
    • 0.0090% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.0090% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 18% fail on Brakes (89% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 11% fail on Brake performance (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 7.6% fail on Rear wheels (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.9% fail on Parking brake performance (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Front wheels (43% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.60% fail on Brake imbalance (70% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Service brake performance (96% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.054% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.0090% fail on Parking brake operation
    • 6.2% fail on Hydraulic systems (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 5.8% fail on Components (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 5.5% fail on Pipes (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.35% fail on Hoses
        • 0.090% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.018% fail on Cylinders
      • 0.23% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (200% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Operation (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Leaks
    • 2.7% fail on Parking brake (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0090% fail on Fitment
    • 2.0% fail on Hub components (38% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Brake pads (46% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.71% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.063% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.0090% fail on Brake linings
    • 0.89% fail on ABS (55% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.72% fail on Restricted movement (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Service brake control components (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Pedal (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on Condition (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.28% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.036% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.036% fail on Cable
    • 0.0090% fail on Full power hydraulic systems
      • 0.0090% fail on Warning
    • 0.0090% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.0090% fail on Components
        • 0.0090% fail on Pipes
  • 17% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (17% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 8.0% fail on Position lamps (40% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 7.6% fail on Front lamps (68% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Rear lamps (73% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on All position lamps (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Registration plate lamp (21% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamp aim (24% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Stop lamp (34% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.96% fail on Headlamps (71% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.95% fail on Headlamp (70% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0090% fail on Matched pair
    • 0.76% fail on Rear fog lamp (38% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.76% fail on Fog lamp (42% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.53% fail on Battery (55% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Direction indicators (88% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Flashing type (88% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Side repeaters (69% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Individual lamps (94% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.027% fail on All direction indicators (90% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Horn (52% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.018% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.018% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.018% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (86% better than other 2007 cars)
  • 7.8% fail on Driver's view of the road (24% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Wipers (57% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Washers
    • 0.39% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.12% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.11% fail on Bonnet
  • 7.6% fail on Tyres
    • 5.0% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.9% fail on Condition (22% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Size/type
    • 0.072% fail on Valve stem
  • 2.6% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (29% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.87% fail on Emissions (40% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.14% fail on Fuel system (55% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Pipe
      • 0.045% fail on System (65% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Tank
      • 0.0090% fail on Hose
      • 0.0090% fail on Cap
  • 1.4% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.73% fail on Seat belts (37% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.70% fail on Condition (100% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Requirements
      • 0.018% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0090% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.66% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.59% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.072% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.61% fail on Steering (74% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.54% fail on Steering system (74% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Ball joint (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Track rod end (92% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.045% fail on Steering rack (86% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.054% fail on Power steering (73% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.036% fail on Electronic power steering
      • 0.018% fail on Operation
    • 0.027% fail on Steering operation
  • 0.52% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (35% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Seats
      • 0.14% fail on Drivers (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.036% fail on Passengers
    • 0.14% fail on Doors (60% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.072% fail on Drivers
      • 0.045% fail on Passengers other (74% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Passengers front (81% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Body condition
    • 0.045% fail on Body security
    • 0.036% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.0090% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.0090% fail on Chassis
  • 0.52% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.52% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.27% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.16% fail on Attachment (44% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Condition
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