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Suzuki Kizashi repairs by problem area

Engine (12%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (9%)

Brakes and Traction Control (1%)

Suspension and Steering (12%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (41%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (22%)

Other (3%)

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Suzuki Kizashi electrical repair cost distribution

$2500+ (17%)

$1000 - $2499 (0%)

$500 - $999 (17%)

$100 - $499 (50%)

< $100 (17%)

Chart based on 6 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

2012 Suzuki Kizashi 4dr Sedan

185-horsepower 2.4L I4 6-speed manual FWD

35700 mi

US $6
Replaced left headlight (Philips H7 halogen) after it burned out. Repair took about 90 minutes. 
81840 mi

C $1300
Air-conditioning compressor. 

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2012 Suzuki Kizashi 4dr Sedan

180-horsepower 2.4L I4 6-speed shiftable CVT 4WD

31000 mi

US $200
Changing headlight requires dropping the bumper 
62000 mi

US $500
New fan blower and controller 

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2011 Suzuki Kizashi 4dr Sedan

185-horsepower 2.4L I4 6-speed manual FWD

43000 mi

US $120
Warning engine light, took to dealer, battery issue. 

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2011 Suzuki Kizashi 4dr Sedan

180-horsepower 2.4L I4 6-speed shiftable CVT FWD

80000 mi

US $100
Driver power seat motor 
7000 mi r/rear tpms air leak found l/r also leaking replaced after 20min drive tpms light came back on took car back next day dealer said one of the tpms had to be recalibrated it did not take the 1st time. took car for ride with tech problem solve 
14000 mi Radio will change stations by itself. Only happens in rare occasions when set back to original station no more problem. Dealer could not recreate problem, but made note of it in the system. I have the kenwood navi a piece of garbage unit. 
18000 mi Check start system light came on. Fuse for radio&ac/power outlet blew. Fuse replaced, no trouble codes, unknown reason why fuse blew. No problems since repair. 
22000 mi Service start system light on.No radio or 12 volt power outlet.Blown fuse same as last time.No cause found,blows when portable air pump is used but not always,tried pump in other cars w/o problem tried pump at dealer no problem.Dealer??????. 

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2010 Suzuki Kizashi 4dr Sedan

185-horsepower 2.4L I4 6-speed manual FWD

4500 mi The amplifier had to be replaced. There was a TSB for this problem when I brought it in. 
19000 mi Dealer unable to change headlight bulb that burned out, said procedure in manual didn't work and I had to take it to their body shop on other side of town; I made them give me free bulb, took off half of bumper cover, did it myself. Warning light from keyfob sensor, stalls occasionally within 1 minute of starting, battery in fob not low. 
17000 mi Service start system appeared every now and then. Nothing found when brought in. Hasn't appeared since. 

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2010 Suzuki Kizashi 4dr Sedan

180-horsepower 2.4L I4 6-speed shiftable CVT FWD

39000 mi

US $120
49300 mi Headlight bulbs. 
56000 mi Headlight bulbs again. 
40000 mi

US $35
Headlight went out. To change, the front bumper cover and headlamps need to be removed from car. Was not difficult to change. 
52300 mi

US $220
Battery internally shorted. Caused ECU to lose memory. Replaced battery and reprogramed ECU. 
7700 mi Stereo would stop working with "error 2" in display: stereo replaced under warranty. 
46000 mi Burned out headlight. 
55000 mi

US $125
Both headlights had burned out. Replacing headlight bulbs requires removing bumper and wheels. 
16000 mi Rain sensor for intermittent wipers failed. It appears the old sensor had come apart or separated from the glass. Replaced under warranty. 
22000 mi

US $15
Passenger side headlamp bulb burned out. Replaced driver side bulb at the same time. 
39000 mi Minor glitch in Radio, would not turn on..problen fixed itself 
40700 mi

US $14
Right side Projector H-7 light burned out, and replaced by owner. 
53000 mi

US $25
The LEFT side H-7 Projector Low Beam is Extremely difficult to Get to and Reach. I'm fighting not to take this to the dealer, as I'm at a total of 3 hours trying to get this bulb out. Otherwise no other Problems with the car. 
61000 mi Left projector H-7 Light finally changed to new Bulb. Fix was performed by a friend who just had "The Touch" & Feel to remove retaining clip, and swap out bulbs. 
75000 mi

US $12
H7 low beam light went out again, this time the right side light. Still is torturous to change light out and contort one's hand to replace. The light is still not replaced, will switch out when I get around to it. 
77000 mi Right projector H-7 light went out, unable to place back into socket, needs to go into dealer, (when I get around to it..) 
84000 mi TPMS light is flashing, No time to check it or reset it at this time. However right front tire has a slow leak. It unknown if it's from the TPMS or just a slow tire leak due to tire penetration. 
94000 mi

US $22
Did self job of replacing right low beam which required removing Front bumper. Saved myself at least $200 in labor by doing the miserable job myself. 
97000 mi

US $137
Had to replace original battery. Car is a 2010, and it just didn't have the cranking power anymore. 
98000 mi

US $20
Left side low beam out again...will change out with a New H-7 when I have time 
101000 mi During Wet & Cold Morning starts, the Check Engine light, and hill hold disabled would come on. After engine has been driven, and warmed up, when car is restarted, the light will no longer come on. TPMS system still flashes, No repair attempt. 
114000 mi Seat memory button no longer operating 

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2010 Suzuki Kizashi 4dr Sedan

180-horsepower 2.4L I4 6-speed shiftable CVT 4WD

7000 mi The amp was replaced. TSB issued by Suzuki. Also looked at paint issues 
2000 mi Replaced Rockford Fosgate Amplifier due too popping problem 
31000 mi Subwoofer blown, fixed under warranty 
11000 mi recurrent TPMS false warnings, never fixed 
13000 mi sub-woofer replacement 
2000 mi Replaced Amplifier - Rockford Fosgate - Volume Jumps 
8873 mi Replaced the USB plug. Now the iPod works fine. 

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