Suzuki SX4 MOT Results

Registered in 2012
73.1% pass rate
from 1,832 tests in 2017
(29% worse than other 2012 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 2012 cars and highlighted areas where the Suzuki SX4 is unusually good or bad.

  • 15% fail on Suspension (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 12% fail on Coil springs (6 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 12% fail on Condition (6 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Shock absorbers (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.87% fail on Anti-roll bars (140% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.76% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (160% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.44% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.38% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.055% fail on Attachment
    • 0.22% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.22% fail on Rear
    • 0.16% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.16% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.16% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 0.055% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.055% fail on Condition
    • 0.055% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 5.7% fail on Brakes (49% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Brake performance (150% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Rear wheels (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Parking brake performance (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Service brake performance (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.11% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.055% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.055% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.6% fail on Hub components
      • 2.5% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.11% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.11% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.055% fail on Brake linings
    • 0.49% fail on Parking brake (140% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Condition (170% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.38% fail on Components
        • 0.27% fail on Pipes (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Hoses
      • 0.055% fail on Operation
    • 0.22% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.16% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.16% fail on Pedal
        • 0.11% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.055% fail on Condition
    • 0.055% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.055% fail on Lever
  • 5.5% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.8% fail on Wipers
    • 1.9% fail on Washers
    • 0.33% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.055% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.055% fail on Mirrors
  • 5.0% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (38% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.71% fail on Position lamps (52% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.055% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.38% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.38% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.33% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.055% fail on Individual lamps
    • 0.27% fail on Registration plate lamp (85% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Headlamps (80% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Headlamp (79% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.11% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.055% fail on Battery
  • 3.2% fail on Tyres (44% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Tread depth (39% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Condition (52% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Size/type
    • 0.055% fail on Valve stem
  • 0.27% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.11% fail on Emissions
    • 0.055% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.055% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.055% fail on System
    • 0.055% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.16% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.16% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.16% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.055% fail on Steering
    • 0.055% fail on Steering system
      • 0.055% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.055% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.055% fail on Attachment
  • 0.055% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.055% fail on Body condition
  • 0.055% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.055% fail on Registration plate
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