Suzuki SX4 MOT Results

Registered in 2011
69.9% pass rate
from 2,168 tests in 2017
(22% worse than other 2011 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 2011 cars and highlighted areas where the Suzuki SX4 is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Suspension (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 14% fail on Coil springs (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 14% fail on Condition (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Shock absorbers (180% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Condition (180% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.046% fail on Condition
      • 0.046% fail on Attachment
    • 1.2% fail on Anti-roll bars (84% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.97% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (99% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.046% fail on Linkage condition
    • 0.46% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.46% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.46% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 0.14% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.092% fail on Rear
      • 0.046% fail on Front
    • 0.14% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.092% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.092% fail on Condition
    • 0.046% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.046% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 7.7% fail on Brakes (68% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Brake performance (140% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Rear wheels (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.092% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.092% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.092% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.046% fail on Parking brake operation
    • 2.6% fail on Hub components
      • 2.1% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.55% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.092% fail on Brake calipers
    • 1.6% fail on Hydraulic systems (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Components (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Pipes (7 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.046% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.18% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 0.69% fail on Parking brake (150% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.69% fail on Condition (180% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.42% fail on Service brake control components (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Pedal (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.42% fail on Anti-slip (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.046% fail on ABS
  • 6.7% fail on Driver's view of the road (49% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Wipers (70% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Washers
    • 0.32% fail on Windscreen
  • 4.7% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (55% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Headlamp aim (42% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.97% fail on Position lamps (52% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Front lamps (55% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.78% fail on Registration plate lamp (71% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Headlamps (79% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Headlamp (78% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Direction indicators (69% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Flashing type (69% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.23% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.092% fail on Individual lamps (81% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.046% fail on Battery
    • 0.046% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.046% fail on Fog lamp
  • 4.6% fail on Tyres (28% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.0% fail on Condition (39% better than other 2011 cars)
  • 0.28% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.18% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.18% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
    • 0.092% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.046% fail on Requirements
      • 0.046% fail on Condition
  • 0.23% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (74% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Emissions
    • 0.046% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.046% fail on System
    • 0.046% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.18% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.092% fail on Body condition
    • 0.046% fail on Seats
      • 0.046% fail on Drivers
    • 0.046% fail on Load security
      • 0.046% fail on Access panel
  • 0.092% fail on Steering (83% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.046% fail on Steering system
      • 0.046% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.046% fail on Steering operation
  • 0.092% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.092% fail on Registration plate
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