Suzuki Grand Vitara

Recall Alert: 2009-2013 Suzuki Grand Vitara

By Patrick Masterson on Mon Feb 20 09:49:05 GMT-06:00 2017


CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 800 model-year 2009-13 Suzuki Grand Vitara SUVs equipped with manual transmissions The Problem: The gear shift rear shaft on these vehicles may break, preventing the gears from being able to be changed and increasing the risk… Read More

Recall Alert: 2009-2013 Suzuki Grand Vitara

By Patrick Masterson on Mon Feb 20 09:49:05 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 800 model-year 2009-13 Suzuki Grand Vitara SUVs equipped with manual transmissions The Problem: The gear shift rear shaft on these vehicles may break, preventing the gears from being able to be changed and increasing the risk… Read More

Where Have All the Grands Gone?

By Aaron Bragman on Wed Jun 29 05:00:00 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Some nameplates last a long, long time. Witness the Ford Mustang, around since 1964. Or the Chevrolet Suburban, the longest running nameplate in the world at 81 years old. But some nameplates burn brightly and then fade from… Read More

Recall Alert: 2006-11 Suzuki Grand Vitara, 2007-11 SX4

By Matt Schmitz on Mon Sep 16 04:35:47 GMT-06:00 2013

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 193,936 model-year 2006-11 versions of the Grand Vitara SUV and 2007-11 SX4 compact cars. The Problem: Over time, the occupant classification sensor mat installed in the front passenger seat may fail due to repeated flexing of the… Read More

Suzuki Demand Rises After Bankruptcy Announcement

By Kelsey Mays on Thu Dec 20 19:00:00 GMT-06:00 2012

We’ll take shameless credit. Following Suzuki's bankruptcy announcement of its U.S. arm, shoppers are responding to our endorsement of the nimble Kizashi. Or maybe all that Christmas eggnog is going to our heads. Still, Bloomberg News reports Suzuki is sending… Read More

Mother Proof's view

By Carrie Kim on Wed Nov 21 05:00:00 GMT-06:00 2012

If your family needs an SUV but doesn't quite have the budget for some of the better-known models, a 2013 Suzuki Grand Vitara is a great option. Perhaps a little behind the times in its look and feel, the 2013… Read More

Cars.com Family Reviews the 2013 Suzuki Grand Vitara

By Jennifer Newman on Wed Nov 21 00:00:00 GMT-06:00 2012

Suzuki's recent Chapter 11 bankruptcy woes could benefit budget-conscious families who check out the 2013 Grand Vitara, which starts at $20,799, says Cars.com Family reviewer Carrie Kim. This affordable five-seat SUV has off-roading chops and an impressive list of standard… Read More

Should You Buy a New Suzuki?

By David Thomas on Tue Nov 06 06:11:00 GMT-06:00 2012

If you've checked out our story on What You Need to Know about the Suzuki bankruptcy, you might consider buying a new Suzuki if the deal is right. Below, we break down what we like and what we don't about… Read More

Suzuki Bankruptcy: What You Need to Know

By David Thomas on Tue Nov 06 06:11:00 GMT-06:00 2012

Suzuki filed for bankruptcy Monday, officially eliminating its automotive arm in the U.S. That leaves current and potential owners with a lot of questions. We answer the most significant ones below, but if you have a question, please ask it… Read More

Suzuki Files Bankruptcy, Stops Selling Cars in U.S.

By David Thomas on Mon Nov 05 03:23:49 GMT-06:00 2012

Suzuki filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in California today for its U.S. automobile operations. American Suzuki Motor Corporation will stop marketing and selling cars in the U.S. while focusing on its motorcycle, ATV and marine portfolios. Suzuki Bankruptcy: What You… Read More

Recall Alert: Suzuki Grand Vitara, SX4

By Dave Lee on Mon Feb 07 03:53:43 GMT-06:00 2011

Suzuki is recalling 32,291 Grand Vitara SUVs and SX4 vehicles over an improperly manufactured drive belt component that can break and cause the drive belt to slip or come off, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The recall… Read More