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Ford Ranger vs. Jeep Wrangler Reliability

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Results are for year ending June 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 Jeep Wrangler   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  23 Wranglers, 4.7 months of data per Wrangler, average 5300 miles

* Small sample, members only.

 

2015 Jeep Wrangler 27
42.8571428571% 42.8571428571% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  57 Wranglers, 9.2 months of data per Wrangler, average 9900 miles

 

2014 Jeep Wrangler 47
86% 86% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  46 Wranglers, 9.9 months of data per Wrangler, average 22500 miles

Common problem with oil leaks, especially from the oil pressure sensor. Somewhat common for the 2013, but not other years. Bad part for a year and a half? Many Wranglers are subjected to severe off-road use, which could increase the repair frequency.

 

2013 Jeep Wrangler 32
41.6256157635% 41.6256157635% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  31 Wranglers, 9.8 months of data per Wrangler, average 36100 miles

Many Wranglers are subjected to severe off-road use, which could increase the repair frequency.

 

2012 Jeep Wrangler 26
26.4976958525% 26.4976958525% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  46 Wranglers, 10.2 months of data per Wrangler, average 40400 miles

Refreshed for this model year. Many Wranglers are subjected to severe off-road use, which could increase the repair frequency.

 

2011 Jeep Wrangler   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  14 Wranglers, 8.5 months of data per Wrangler, average 60300 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2010 Jeep Wrangler   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  20 Wranglers, 8.8 months of data per Wrangler, average 55300 miles

* Small sample, members only.

 

2009 Jeep Wrangler   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  10 Wranglers, 6.6 months of data per Wrangler, average 68100 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2008 Jeep Wrangler   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  21 Wranglers, 10.9 months of data per Wrangler, average 83300 miles

* Small sample, members only.

 

2007 Jeep Wrangler   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  14 Wranglers, 8.9 months of data per Wrangler, average 103500 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2006 Jeep Wrangler   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  12 Wranglers, 7.5 months of data per Wrangler, average 73300 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2005 Jeep Wrangler   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  16 Wranglers, 7.4 months of data per Wrangler, average 85000 miles

* Small sample, members only.

 

2004 Ford Ranger   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  16 Rangers, 8.6 months of data per Ranger, average 96800 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2004 Jeep Wrangler   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  10 Wranglers, 10.6 months of data per Wrangler, average 87600 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2003 Ford Ranger   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  14 Rangers, 9.4 months of data per Ranger, average 114500 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2002 Ford Ranger   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  17 Rangers, 9.2 months of data per Ranger, average 124100 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2002 Jeep Wrangler   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  13 Wranglers, 9.8 months of data per Wrangler, average 102900 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2001 Ford Ranger   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  13 Rangers, 8.7 months of data per Ranger, average 127800 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

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