Suzuki Swift MOT Results

Registered in 2014
89.4% pass rate
from 8,925 tests in 2017
(26% better than other 2014 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 2014 cars and highlighted areas where the Suzuki Swift is unusually good or bad.

  • 3.7% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (26% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Headlamp aim (39% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.82% fail on Stop lamp (36% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.75% fail on Position lamps (49% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Front lamps (47% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.44% fail on Registration plate lamp (44% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Headlamps (58% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Headlamp (77% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (130% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (150% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.011% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.28% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.28% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.18% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.067% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.034% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.10% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.10% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.011% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.011% fail on Switch
    • 0.045% fail on Battery
    • 0.022% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.011% fail on Horn
    • 0.011% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 3.6% fail on Tyres (22% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.4% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (53% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.97% fail on Condition (56% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.034% fail on Size/type
    • 0.022% fail on Valve stem
  • 3.1% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 1.7% fail on Wipers (19% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Washers
    • 0.26% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.10% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.034% fail on Bonnet
  • 1.6% fail on Brakes (29% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on Parking brake (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.50% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.22% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.16% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.078% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.034% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.022% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.011% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.37% fail on Hub components (75% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Brake pads (77% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.067% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.022% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.12% fail on Restricted movement (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.078% fail on Electronic stability system (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.034% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.022% fail on Leaks
      • 0.011% fail on Components
        • 0.011% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.022% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.022% fail on Pedal
        • 0.022% fail on Anti-slip
  • 0.22% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.22% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.16% fail on Suspension (82% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.056% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.045% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.011% fail on Condition
    • 0.034% fail on Shock absorbers (87% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.034% fail on Condition (87% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.034% fail on Drive shafts (80% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.034% fail on Front drive shafts (80% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.022% fail on Constant velocity joints (87% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.011% fail on Couplings
    • 0.022% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.011% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.011% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.022% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.022% fail on Front
  • 0.12% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.11% fail on Body condition
    • 0.011% fail on Seats
      • 0.011% fail on Passengers
  • 0.11% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (58% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.056% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.056% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
    • 0.056% fail on Seat belts (67% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Condition
  • 0.067% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (75% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.056% fail on Emissions
    • 0.011% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.011% fail on Cap
  • 0.045% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.022% fail on Condition
    • 0.022% fail on Attachment
  • 0.011% fail on Steering
    • 0.011% fail on Steering operation
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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