Suzuki Swift MOT Results

Registered in 2013
86.4% pass rate
from 7,720 tests in 2017
(20% better than other 2013 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 2013 cars and highlighted areas where the Suzuki Swift is unusually good or bad.

  • 5.8% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 2.2% fail on Stop lamp (110% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim (25% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.89% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.21% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.70% fail on Registration plate lamp (46% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.48% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.30% fail on Individual lamps (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.013% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.30% fail on Headlamps (71% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (170% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (190% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Headlamp (85% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.013% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.12% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.12% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.065% fail on Horn
    • 0.052% fail on Battery
  • 4.4% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.0% fail on Wipers
    • 1.4% fail on Washers
    • 0.26% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.052% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.3% fail on Tyres (30% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.1% fail on Condition (55% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Size/type
    • 0.039% fail on Valve stem
  • 2.0% fail on Brakes (30% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.84% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.40% fail on Front wheels (79% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.10% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.091% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.026% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.026% fail on Brake operation
    • 0.70% fail on Hub components (63% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Brake pads (63% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.013% fail on Brake linings
    • 0.34% fail on Parking brake (140% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Condition (160% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Service brake control components (160% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Pedal (160% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Anti-slip (150% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.013% fail on Condition
    • 0.091% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.065% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.065% fail on Components
        • 0.052% fail on Pipes
        • 0.013% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.052% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.026% fail on ABS
  • 0.47% fail on Suspension (72% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Shock absorbers (51% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Condition (54% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Fitment
    • 0.13% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.10% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.026% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.065% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.065% fail on Front
    • 0.039% fail on Drive shafts (82% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Front drive shafts (88% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.026% fail on Constant velocity joints (88% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.013% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.026% fail on Suspension arms (89% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Condition
      • 0.013% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.026% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.026% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.026% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.013% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.013% fail on Location
  • 0.27% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.27% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.13% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (69% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.065% fail on Emissions
    • 0.052% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.052% fail on System
    • 0.026% fail on Exhaust system (89% better than other 2013 cars)
  • 0.091% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.052% fail on Attachment
    • 0.039% fail on Condition
  • 0.065% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (76% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.039% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.039% fail on Condition
    • 0.026% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (80% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (79% better than other 2013 cars)
  • 0.052% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.039% fail on Body condition
    • 0.013% fail on Doors
      • 0.013% fail on Passengers front
  • 0.013% fail on Steering
    • 0.013% fail on Steering system
      • 0.013% fail on Free play
        • 0.013% fail on Steering rack
Read the Honest John Review

  • Suzuki Swift (2010 - 2017)
    Excellent equipment across the range, great fun to drive regardless of the engine, sport version is huge fun, 4x4 is great for rural areas.

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