Suzuki SX4 MOT Results

Registered in 2007
59.2% pass rate
from 3,316 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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the Suzuki SX4 is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Suspension (51% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 13% fail on Coil springs (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 13% fail on Condition (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.090% fail on Location
    • 6.0% fail on Suspension arms (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 5.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on Condition
    • 3.9% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 3.2% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.63% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.030% fail on Linkage condition
    • 1.7% fail on Front suspension joints (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.93% fail on Drive shafts (61% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Front drive shafts (62% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.90% fail on Constant velocity joints (61% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.030% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.72% fail on Shock absorbers (49% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.72% fail on Condition (49% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Wheel bearings (74% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Front
      • 0.090% fail on Rear (80% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Bonded suspension (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.090% fail on Condition
      • 0.030% fail on Attachment
    • 0.090% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.060% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.030% fail on Condition
    • 0.090% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.090% fail on Condition
    • 0.060% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.060% fail on Condition
  • 12% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (41% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 5.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.1% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.18% fail on Rear lamps (87% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Stop lamp (37% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Registration plate lamp (54% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamp aim (49% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.54% fail on Direction indicators (78% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Flashing type (78% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.33% fail on Individual lamps (80% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.48% fail on Headlamps (85% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Headlamp (85% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Battery
    • 0.27% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.27% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.030% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.060% fail on Horn (83% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.030% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.030% fail on Tell tale
  • 11% fail on Brakes (17% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Hydraulic systems (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Components (170% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 4.3% fail on Pipes (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.60% fail on Hoses
        • 0.030% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.030% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.12% fail on Operation
      • 0.090% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.060% fail on Leaks
    • 4.3% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.6% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.8% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.93% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.21% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.090% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.060% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.4% fail on Hub components (26% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.30% fail on Brake discs (64% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Wheel cylinder
    • 0.84% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.84% fail on Condition
    • 0.39% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.15% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.15% fail on Pedal
        • 0.12% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.030% fail on Condition
    • 0.060% fail on ABS (90% better than other 2007 cars)
  • 7.8% fail on Driver's view of the road (26% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 6.2% fail on Wipers (91% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Washers (36% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.21% fail on Bonnet
  • 6.8% fail on Tyres (15% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.4% fail on Condition (36% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Valve stem
    • 0.090% fail on Size/type
  • 3.4% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 2.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.1% fail on Emissions
    • 0.39% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.18% fail on Pipe (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on System
      • 0.090% fail on Cap
    • 0.39% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.66% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (45% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.54% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.51% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.030% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.15% fail on Seat belts (72% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.090% fail on Condition (74% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on Requirements
  • 0.63% fail on Steering (73% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.63% fail on Steering system (69% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.18% fail on Track rod end (87% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.090% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.54% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.36% fail on Body condition
    • 0.12% fail on Doors
      • 0.090% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.030% fail on Drivers
    • 0.030% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.030% fail on Body security
    • 0.030% fail on Load security
      • 0.030% fail on Bootlid
  • 0.42% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.42% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.090% fail on Road Wheels (78% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.090% fail on Attachment
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