Suzuki SX4 MOT Results

Registered in 2015
87.3% pass rate
from 3,911 tests in 2020
(16% better than other 2015 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 2015 cars and highlighted areas where the Suzuki SX4 is unusually good or bad.

  • 4.6% fail on Tyres
    • 3.2% fail on Tread depth (59% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Condition
    • 0.051% fail on Size/type
    • 0.026% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 4.0% fail on Visibility
    • 3.2% fail on Wipers
    • 0.89% fail on Washers
    • 0.077% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.026% fail on View to rear
      • 0.026% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.1% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (22% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.66% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.31% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.31% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.31% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.31% fail on Electrical equipment (190% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Horn (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.077% fail on Battery(ies) (5 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Headlamps (61% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Headlamp (72% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.23% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.23% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.13% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.13% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.10% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.026% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.051% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (88% better than other 2015 cars)
  • 1.9% fail on Brakes (31% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Mechanical brake components (42% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake linings and pads (37% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Brake pads (37% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.13% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.66% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.56% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.56% fail on Rbt
          • 0.51% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.051% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.077% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.077% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.026% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.026% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.026% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.026% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.026% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.026% fail on Rbt
          • 0.026% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 0.077% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.077% fail on Electronic stability control
      • 0.026% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.051% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.051% fail on Pedal
    • 0.026% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.026% fail on Lever
    • 0.026% fail on Rigid brake pipes
  • 0.49% fail on Suspension (63% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Wheel bearings (200% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.10% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.051% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.026% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.026% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.026% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
    • 0.026% fail on Springs
      • 0.026% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.026% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.026% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.026% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
  • 0.28% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.23% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.23% fail on Condition
    • 0.051% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.28% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (55% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Exhaust emissions (57% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.10% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
        • 0.051% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
      • 0.10% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.10% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.026% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 0.026% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.026% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 0.15% fail on Body, chassis, structure (70% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.051% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.051% fail on Transmission
      • 0.026% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.026% fail on Joints
      • 0.026% fail on Belts
    • 0.051% fail on Body
      • 0.051% fail on Other body component
    • 0.026% fail on Doors
      • 0.026% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.026% fail on Door condition
  • 0.10% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.10% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.077% fail on Steering
    • 0.077% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.026% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.026% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.026% fail on Other components
        • 0.026% fail on Steering linkage
  • 0.077% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.051% fail on Attachment
    • 0.026% fail on Condition
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