No car is perfect, but we've gathered everything relating to the Suzuki reliability here to help you decide if it's a smart buy.
Grand Vitara or another SUV for easy entry?
My request is for your advice on Suzuki Grand Vitara. I have a problem with a fused right leg and need higher entry. I have tried the Kia Sportage, Ford Kuga, Toyota RAV4 and Hyundai Tucson and found ...Read more
Best fuel efficient city car for off road?
We're looking for a small/medium city car that can also do some offroad as well, mainly for camping getaways over the weekends. We will also use it for drives on the Great Ocean Road and the ...Read more
Good mid-size SUV?
I have been a Toyota owner for years and have always found them reliable but I am now contemplating a change of cars. I can't decide between a Suzuki Vitara, Toyota RAV4, Hyundai Tucson or Nissan ...Read more
Best small SUV for $13k?
I am looking to buy my first car for about $13,000, preferably a small SUV type. I'm having some difficulty finding a reliable car worth purchasing. On the weekend I had a Toyota RAV4 inspected by an ...Read more
Vitara arrival date keeps changing
I placed an order for the new Suzuki Vitara, but was only provided an ETA two months later and it will be a total of four months before I can get it because I was told it was being shipped from ...Read more
Used Suzuki Kizashi review: 2010-2015
Suzuki's strength in Australia for many decades was in clever small cars and excellent 4WDs. Then in January 2010, it made the interesting move into medium-size cars with a new model called Kizashi. ...Read more
My 6 months old Suzuki Swift is a great drive, but it wanders. I've had it wheel aligned and adjusted the tyre pressures, but it made no difference. Any ideas? Read more
Should I stick to the recommended service intervals for SX4?
We purchased a new Suzuki SX4 in 2013 as a city car for my wife. It is a great car, absolutely reliable, easy to drive and comfortable. In just over two years it has done 10,000 km and my only gripe ...Read more
Used Suzuki SX4 review: 2007-2012
Graham Smith reviews the 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012 Suzuki SX4 as a used buy. Read more
What caused Kizashi limp mode?
A month after my 2010 Suzuki Kizashi was serviced it went into limp mode and displayed a speed output sensor error code. A dealer cleared the error code, but the same thing happened on the return ...Read more
S-Cross shudders at low speed
I have a problem with my new Suzuki S-Cross. I do most of my driving around town at 50km/h. At these speeds, the 1.6-litre engine labours at about 1100rpm and the vibrations are annoying, to say the ...Read more
Blown transmission in Swift
I bought my Suzuki Swift Sport in 2013 and have a three-year/100,000km warranty. I cover a lot of kays a week and spend about an hour a day in stop-and-go city traffic. In hot weather, when I put my ...Read more
Used Suzuki Swift review: 2005-2015
Suzuki Swift was a big seller in Australia in the 1980s and '90s. Many were rebadged as Holdens and carried Barina badges. For some strange reason imports were stopped in 2000.Thankfully an all-new ...Read more
Best SUV for towing and off-road
The motor in my 2005 Mazda V6 Tribute is shot. To replace it, I'm looking at four vehicles — Mazda CX-5 AWD, Mitsubishi Outlander 2WD or 4WD, Honda CR-V 2WD or 4WD VTi-S or Suzuki Vitara 4WD. My wife ...Read more
Thoughts on the new Suzuki Vitara
I would appreciate your thoughts on the new Suzuki Vitara. We currently have a 2010 SX4. Read more
Small new car to run around town
My sister is looking to buy a new car and has no idea what to get. Her only conditions, apart from price, are an automatic and five doors. She will only use it to run around town in regional NSW with ...Read more
Creaking noise in Grand Vitara
I hear creaking noises from the front suspension of my 2013 Suzuki Grand Vitara when I steer left or right, and also when I go over a speed bump. I had Suzuki people look at it and they tried to fix ...Read more
Used Suzuki Grand Vitara review: 2008-2012
Graham Smith reviews the used 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012 Suzuki Grand Vitara, their fine points, flaws and what to watch for when you are buying them. Read more
SUV for son's first car
Some advice please — my son is turning 18 and I want to buy him an SUV or small 4WD. My budget is between $10,000-$20,000 and he likes fishing and surfing. Read more
CX-3 too pricey?
I am in love with the new Mazda CX-3 and I know you guys have spoken favourably of it in recent articles, however, it does seem very expensive when compared with similar cars in its class. My ...Read more