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Ford Flex vs. Dodge Durango Reliability

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Results are for year ending December 31, 2015. 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    
2015 Dodge Durango   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  19 Durangos, 6.3 months of data per Durango, average 5700 miles

* Small sample, members only.

 

2014 Dodge Durango 28
30% 30% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  36 Durangos, 9.5 months of data per Durango, average 16200 miles

Related Grand Cherokee has many problems related to the new Uconnect interface. None reported for the Durango, though, perhaps because it went into production later.
2014 Ford Flex   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  19 Flexes, 8.6 months of data per Flex, average 16400 miles

* Small sample, members only.

 

2013 Ford Flex 42
50% 50% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  30 Flexes, 9.5 months of data per Flex, average 40100 miles

 

2012 Dodge Durango   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  12 Durangos, 8.4 months of data per Durango, average 54400 miles

* Very small sample, members only.
2012 Ford Flex   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  12 Flexes, 9.8 months of data per Flex, average 46400 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2011 Dodge Durango   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  13 Durangos, 8.8 months of data per Durango, average 59000 miles

* Very small sample, members only.
2011 Ford Flex 43
40% 40% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  36 Flexes, 10.1 months of data per Flex, average 68400 miles

 

2010 Ford Flex 56
50% 50% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  46 Flexes, 10.3 months of data per Flex, average 73200 miles

 

2009 Ford Flex 41
20% 20% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  36 Flexes, 9.7 months of data per Flex, average 80900 miles

First model year.

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Ford Flex vs. Dodge Durango Reliability Comparisons

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These stats are promptly updated four times a year, to much more closely track Ford Flex and Dodge Durango reliability as the cars age. Others tell you how reliable the Ford Flex and the Dodge Durango were a year ago, when the cars were a year younger and had 12,000 fewer miles on them. Only TrueDelta tells you how reliable the Ford Flex and the Dodge Durango have been recently.

What People Are Saying about Reliability and the Ford Flex

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What Our Members Are Saying about the Reliability and Durability of the Ford Flex

Ford Flex Reliability and Durability: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2009 4dr SUV 262-horsepower 3.5L V6
6-speed automatic FWD
Pushing 98,000 miles. $300 wheel bearing is biggest/only problem so far.
Ford Flex Reliability and Durability: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2009 4dr SUV 262-horsepower 3.5L V6
6-speed automatic AWD
Bummed out about the heating system.....not enough heat !!!! Set at 90 degrees, but it never gets there. When vehicle stopped in traffic, air temp in full heat position delines very noticeably...have had it to dealership twice for this problem, both und
 

What Our Members Are Saying about the Reliability and Durability of the Dodge Durango

Dodge Durango Reliability and Durability: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2006 4dr SUV 335-horsepower 5.7L V8
5-speed automatic AWD w/low range
Does not require much in the way of maintenence.
2004 4dr SUV 330-horsepower 5.7L V8
5-speed automatic AWD w/low range
with 110000 miles on it i put tires once front brakes once and a battery.
2003 4dr SUV 235-horsepower 4.7L V8
5-speed automatic 4WD, part-time
Our 2003 has had two minor recalls and two instances of vacuum hoses cracking, causing the "Check Engine" light to come on. Easy fixes and other than that, no problems at all.