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Ford Fiesta vs. Ford Fusion Reliability

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Results are for year ending September 30, 2016. Only successfully completed repairs are currently included in the analysis. Routine maintenance, most wear items, recalls, and problems fixed with just a reflash or warning light reset are not included.
Year Make/Model Repair Trips Per 100 Cars Compared to all models for the same year    
2016 Ford Fusion 28
51.2987012987% 51.2987012987% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  33 Fusions, 7.7 months of data per Fusion, average 8800 miles

 

2015 Ford Fiesta 10
2.38095238095% 2.38095238095% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  25 Fiestas, 9.6 months of data per Fiesta, average 12100 miles
2015 Ford Fusion 24
35.7142857143% 35.7142857143% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  49 Fusions, 9.3 months of data per Fusion, average 16200 miles

 

2014 Ford Fiesta 41
68.6813186813% 68.6813186813% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  56 Fiestas, 9.5 months of data per Fiesta, average 30600 miles

Refresh including two new engines. Based on many reports for the 2011 and 2012, and some reports for the 2013 and 2014, potential common problem with clutch packs on dual-clutch automatic transmission.
2014 Ford Fusion 32
48.9010989011% 48.9010989011% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  87 Fusions, 9.4 months of data per Fusion, average 28000 miles

 

2013 Ford Fiesta   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  23 Fiestas, 8.3 months of data per Fiesta, average 34700 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2013 Ford Fusion 30
37.684729064% 37.684729064% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  69 Fusions, 8.7 months of data per Fusion, average 38300 miles

Redesigned.

 

2012 Ford Fiesta   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  17 Fiestas, 8.1 months of data per Fiesta, average 52900 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2012 Ford Fusion 25
27.8325123153% 27.8325123153% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  61 Fusions, 10.1 months of data per Fusion, average 49800 miles

 

2011 Ford Fiesta 54
57.6923076923% 57.6923076923% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  49 Fiestas, 10.4 months of data per Fiesta, average 78500 miles

First model year. Common problem with clutch packs on dual-clutch automatic transmission.
2011 Ford Fusion 39
35.7142857143% 35.7142857143% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  59 Fusions, 8.9 months of data per Fusion, average 71100 miles

 

2010 Ford Fusion 34
28.3882783883% 28.3882783883% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  103 Fusions, 9.3 months of data per Fusion, average 80200 miles

Refreshed for this model year.

 

2009 Ford Fusion 47
33.3819241983% 33.3819241983% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  25 Fusions, 9.1 months of data per Fusion, average 91200 miles

 

2008 Ford Fusion 44
26.9230769231% 26.9230769231% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  48 Fusions, 10.1 months of data per Fusion, average 99500 miles

 

2007 Ford Fusion 92
69.2118226601% 69.2118226601% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  45 Fusions, 9.0 months of data per Fusion, average 111000 miles

 

2006 Ford Fusion 46
28.167115903% 28.167115903% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  37 Fusions, 9.9 months of data per Fusion, average 113300 miles

First model year.

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TrueDelta Reviews the Reliability And Durability of the 2015 Ford Fiesta

2015 Ford Fiesta Reliability And Durability: Neutral
YearComment
2014 The Honda Fit has long been among the most reliable cars in our survey. The Fiesta has a patchier record. This said, getting the manual in the Ford alt least avoids the problematic dual clutch transmission. full 2014 Ford Fiesta review
 

What Our Members Are Saying about the Reliability And Durability of the 2015 Ford Fiesta

2015 Ford Fiesta Reliability And Durability: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2013 4dr Sedan 120-horsepower 1.6L I4
5-speed manual FWD
Not one problem in 1 year and 10,000 miles. Just runs. full 2013 Ford Fiesta review