Suzuki - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Compare Suzuki models

The following chart shows the Suzuki models that have had the most problems reported. Note that a model on the top of the list may simply indicate that it is a popular model rather than a problematic car. For example, over the years, Suzuki has sold far more Forenza model cars than the Samurai model.

Table 1. Compare Suzuki models

Suzuki Model Number of Problems
  Forenza
1,312
  Grand Vitara
920
  XL7
517
  SX4
399
  Verona
323
  Reno
250
  Sidekick
174
  Esteem
160
  Vitara
147
  Aerio
144
  Kizashi
71
  X90
18
  Equator
16
  Sidekick Sport
15
  Swift
14
  Samurai
1

Number of problems reported for all models of Suzuki built from year 2013 to 1996.

Owners of Suzuki cars have reported a total of 4,481 problems across all Suzuki models built from year 2013 to 1996. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Suzuki models, is 248.7. Cars from Suzuki's 2006 model year have the most problems reported (822 problems).

Table 2. Number of problems reported during the vehicle's first year in service

Model Year Number of Problems
  2013 Suzuki
22
  2012 Suzuki
75
  2011 Suzuki
53
  2010 Suzuki
84
  2009 Suzuki
83
  2008 Suzuki
559
  2007 Suzuki
818
  2006 Suzuki
822
  2005 Suzuki
378
  2004 Suzuki
439
  2003 Suzuki
131
  2002 Suzuki
165
  2001 Suzuki
157
  2000 Suzuki
195
  1999 Suzuki
234
  1998 Suzuki
90
  1997 Suzuki
74
  1996 Suzuki
98

Common problems of Suzuki Vehicles

The following chart shows the most common problems reported across all models of Suzuki cars. The number one most common problem of Suzuki cars is related to the vehicle's air bags, with 714 problems reported. The second most common Suzuki car problem is related to the vehicle's power train (598 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Suzuki vehicles



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