Suzuki SX4 MOT Results

Registered in 2006
54.9% pass rate
from 1,624 tests in 2017
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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Suzuki SX4 is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Suspension (49% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 14% fail on Coil springs (190% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 14% fail on Condition (200% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Suspension arms (54% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 5.5% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (57% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Attachment
      • 0.062% fail on Condition
    • 4.7% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 3.6% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.99% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.062% fail on Condition
    • 2.0% fail on Drive shafts
      • 1.9% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 1.9% fail on Constant velocity joints
      • 0.12% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.12% fail on Drive shafts
    • 2.0% fail on Front suspension joints (100% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.74% fail on Shock absorbers (50% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Condition (50% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Wheel bearings (77% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Front
      • 0.12% fail on Rear (81% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.18% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.18% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.18% fail on Condition
    • 0.062% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.062% fail on Condition
  • 14% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (33% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.4% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.062% fail on Rear lamps
    • 4.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.6% fail on Registration plate lamp (39% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Headlamp aim (57% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Headlamps (69% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Headlamp (68% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.68% fail on Direction indicators (73% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Flashing type (73% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.37% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.25% fail on Individual lamps (86% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.062% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.62% fail on Battery
    • 0.37% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.37% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.062% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 13% fail on Brakes
    • 6.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.8% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.5% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.3% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.55% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.18% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.12% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.062% fail on Brake operation
    • 6.0% fail on Hydraulic systems (100% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 5.5% fail on Components (100% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 4.9% fail on Pipes (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.74% fail on Hoses
        • 0.062% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.062% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.31% fail on Operation (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Leaks
      • 0.062% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 2.4% fail on Hub components
      • 2.0% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.49% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.80% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.80% fail on Condition
    • 0.37% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.25% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.25% fail on Pedal
        • 0.12% fail on Condition
        • 0.12% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.12% fail on ABS (82% better than other 2006 cars)
  • 9.1% fail on Driver's view of the road (34% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 7.1% fail on Wipers (97% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Washers
    • 0.12% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.062% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.062% fail on Windscreen
  • 8.3% fail on Tyres
    • 6.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.6% fail on Condition (33% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Size/type
    • 0.062% fail on Valve stem
  • 4.0% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 2.2% fail on Emissions
    • 2.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.49% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.31% fail on Pipe (8 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on System
    • 0.43% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.99% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.92% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.86% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.062% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.062% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.062% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.62% fail on Steering (80% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.62% fail on Steering system (77% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.18% fail on Track rod end (90% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.062% fail on Free play
        • 0.062% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.55% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.55% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.25% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (76% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Body condition
  • 0.062% fail on Towbars
    • 0.062% fail on Towbar
  • 0.062% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.062% fail on Attachment
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