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Ford Ranger vs. Jeep Wrangler 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 Jeep Wrangler 7
0% 0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  30 Wranglers, 5.5 months of data per Wrangler, average 6200 miles

 

2015 Jeep Wrangler 25
38.0952380952% 38.0952380952% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  55 Wranglers, 9.6 months of data per Wrangler, average 12600 miles

 

2014 Jeep Wrangler 48
84.0659340659% 84.0659340659% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  43 Wranglers, 9.3 months of data per Wrangler, average 24800 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
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  31 Wranglers, 8.4 months of data per Wrangler, average 38900 miles

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

 

2012 Jeep Wrangler 32
41.6256157635% 41.6256157635% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  48 Wranglers, 9.4 months of data per Wrangler, average 43100 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 62100 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2010 Jeep Wrangler   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  19 Wranglers, 8.1 months of data per Wrangler, average 56600 miles

* Small sample, members only.

 

2008 Jeep Wrangler   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  21 Wranglers, 10.8 months of data per Wrangler, average 84000 miles

* Small sample, members only.

 

2007 Jeep Wrangler   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  13 Wranglers, 9.2 months of data per Wrangler, average 105300 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2006 Jeep Wrangler   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  11 Wranglers, 7.5 months of data per Wrangler, average 76200 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2005 Jeep Wrangler   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  14 Wranglers, 8.9 months of data per Wrangler, average 74500 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2004 Ford Ranger   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  15 Rangers, 8.5 months of data per Ranger, average 100500 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2004 Jeep Wrangler   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  10 Wranglers, 9.8 months of data per Wrangler, average 87700 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2003 Ford Ranger   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  14 Rangers, 8.4 months of data per Ranger, average 113100 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2002 Ford Ranger   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  17 Rangers, 9.4 months of data per Ranger, average 120600 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2002 Jeep Wrangler   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  14 Wranglers, 9.4 months of data per Wrangler, average 109700 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2001 Ford Ranger   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  10 Rangers, 7.6 months of data per Ranger, average 128600 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

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