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Ford Mustang vs. Chevrolet Camaro Reliability Comparisons

You won't find Ford Mustang or Chevrolet Camaro reliability information like this anywhere else. Actual repair frequencies, not just vague dots, to make it clear how much the Ford Mustang and the Chevrolet Camaro truly differ in reliability.

These stats are promptly updated four times a year, to much more closely track Ford Mustang and Chevrolet Camaro reliability as the cars age. Others tell you how reliable the Ford Mustang and the Chevrolet Camaro 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 Mustang and the Chevrolet Camaro have been recently.

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Year Make/Model Repair Frequencysuccessful repair trips per 100 cars per year Compared to all models for the same year  
2014 Ford Mustang   15 Mustangs, 4.3 months of data per Mustang, average 4600 miles

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2013 Chevrolet Camaro   15 Camaros, 7.7 months of data per Camaro, average 6100 miles

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2013 Ford Mustang 46 Mustangs, 8.8 months of data per Mustang, average 7900 miles27
30% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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2012 Chevrolet Camaro   23 Camaros, 8.0 months of data per Camaro, average 14000 miles

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2012 Ford Mustang 62 Mustangs, 9.2 months of data per Mustang, average 16800 miles44
60% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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2011 Chevrolet Camaro 29 Camaros, 8.3 months of data per Camaro, average 27000 miles15
10% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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2011 Ford Mustang automatic 28 Mustang automatics, 9.1 months of data per Mustang automatic, average 28600 miles24
20% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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2011 Ford Mustang manual 49 Mustang manuals, 9.7 months of data per Mustang manual, average 29200 miles35
40% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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2010 Chevrolet Camaro 56 Camaros, 9.2 months of data per Camaro, average 24600 miles35
30% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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2010 Ford Mustang 42 Mustangs, 9.4 months of data per Mustang, average 35200 miles

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30% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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2008 Ford Mustang 31 Mustangs, 8.5 months of data per Mustang, average 40500 miles5
0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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2007 Ford Mustang 43 Mustangs, 10.0 months of data per Mustang, average 45000 miles17
0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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2006 Ford Mustang 36 Mustangs, 9.7 months of data per Mustang, average 59100 miles34
10% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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2005 Ford Mustang 26 Mustangs, 9.1 months of data per Mustang, average 79100 miles

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0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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2003 Ford Mustang   10 Mustangs, 9.5 months of data per Mustang, average 52000 miles

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2002 Ford Mustang   10 Mustangs, 9.2 months of data per Mustang, average 116800 miles

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What People Are Saying about Reliability and the Ford Mustang

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What Our Members Are Saying about Ford Mustang Reliability and Durability

Reliability and Durability of the Ford Mustang: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2010 2dr Coupe 210-horsepower 4.0L V6
5-speed manual RWD
Much improved interior materials that should last as well as decent to good reliability from last iteration of the Mustang.
2007 2dr Convertible 210-horsepower 4.0L V6
5-speed manual RWD
This is my third Mustang. My first two held up very well and I expect no less from this one. I did research reliability before my purchase and found nothing to deter me from my purchase.
2007 2dr Coupe supercharged 500hp 5.4L V8
6-speed manual RWD
Forged-internal engine can withstand any mod you throw at it. Reliability has improved significantly over previous-generation Mustangs.
2006 2dr Convertible 300-horsepower 4.6L V8
5-speed manual RWD
easy and cheap maintenance
2006 2dr Convertible 210-horsepower 4.0L V6
5-speed automatic RWD
One hiccup when first purchased, since then not a lick of trouble. The chassis is solid.
2006 2dr Convertible 300-horsepower 4.6L V8
5-speed manual RWD
Other than one small electrical issue the car has been flawless.
2005 2dr Coupe 300-horsepower 4.6L V8
5-speed manual RWD
A relatively simple car with good performance, yet is cheap to own.
2005 2dr Coupe 210-horsepower 4.0L V6
5-speed automatic RWD
Front engine, rear wheel drive. Proven and true.
2003 2dr Convertible 190-horsepower 3.8L V6
4-speed automatic RWD
Consumer Reports rated the Mustang V6 as average or above average for reliability.
Reliability and Durability of the Ford Mustang: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2007 2dr Coupe 300-horsepower 4.6L V8
5-speed manual RWD
I have little faith in Ford reliability over the long haul (compared to that of my Toyotas).
2006 2dr Coupe 300-horsepower 4.6L V8
5-speed automatic RWD
At 20,000 miles the AC unit had gone out twice, the fuel system had to be replaced (not just one part, I mean ALL of the fuel system), and the final straw was when the car had an electrical problem no one knew how to fix.
2005 2dr Coupe 210-horsepower 4.0L V6
5-speed automatic RWD
Problems with the CD player, fuel tank, fuel pump, rattling interior/suspension and overall very cheap feeling interior.
2003 2dr Coupe supercharged 390hp 4.6L V8
6-speed manual RWD
usually by 60k miles they squeak or rattle. a usual place for this is the windows, they squeak a lot. also some people with modifications have had belts snap.

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