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Honda Civic vs. Hyundai Santa Fe Reliability

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Results are for year ending March 31, 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    
2015 Honda Civic 0
0% 0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  38 Civics, 8.7 months of data per Civic, average 8200 miles
2015 Hyundai Santa Fe 4
0% 0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  30 Santa Fes, 9.6 months of data per Santa Fe, average 8500 miles

 

2014 Honda Civic 15
12.8571428571% 12.8571428571% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  32 Civics, 10.2 months of data per Civic, average 13300 miles
2014 Hyundai Santa Fe 19
22% 22% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  41 Santa Fes, 9.3 months of data per Santa Fe, average 18000 miles

 

2013 Honda Civic 4
0% 0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  64 Civics, 8.7 months of data per Civic, average 26200 miles
2013 Hyundai Santa Fe 35
47.5369458128% 47.5369458128% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  41 Santa Fes, 9.3 months of data per Santa Fe, average 31900 miles

Redesigned for this model year. Most of the sample is Santa Fe Sports.

 

2012 Honda Civic 16
7.14285714286% 7.14285714286% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  71 Civics, 9.2 months of data per Civic, average 47500 miles

Redesigned for this model year.
2012 Hyundai Santa Fe   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  19 Santa Fes, 9.1 months of data per Santa Fe, average 44500 miles

* Small sample, members only.

 

2011 Honda Civic 17
6.32653061224% 6.32653061224% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  28 Civics, 10.0 months of data per Civic, average 53700 miles
2011 Hyundai Santa Fe 68
89.5918367347% 89.5918367347% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  26 Santa Fes, 9.5 months of data per Santa Fe, average 56100 miles

 

2010 Honda Civic 21
9.34065934066% 9.34065934066% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  41 Civics, 9.7 months of data per Civic, average 67500 miles
2010 Hyundai Santa Fe 63
70.8791208791% 70.8791208791% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  27 Santa Fes, 7.7 months of data per Santa Fe, average 57600 miles

 

2009 Honda Civic 28
9.34065934066% 9.34065934066% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  64 Civics, 9.3 months of data per Civic, average 78800 miles
2009 Hyundai Santa Fe 66
51.0989010989% 51.0989010989% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  36 Santa Fes, 11.2 months of data per Santa Fe, average 72500 miles

 

2008 Honda Civic 37
19.2307692308% 19.2307692308% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  67 Civics, 9.7 months of data per Civic, average 93700 miles
2008 Hyundai Santa Fe 66
51.0989010989% 51.0989010989% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  34 Santa Fes, 10.1 months of data per Santa Fe, average 73800 miles

 

2007 Honda Civic 34
13.8961038961% 13.8961038961% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  64 Civics, 8.4 months of data per Civic, average 111800 miles
2007 Hyundai Santa Fe 93
75.1948051948% 75.1948051948% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  27 Santa Fes, 10.5 months of data per Santa Fe, average 103400 miles

Redesigned for this model year. Wheel bearing replacements seem very common.

 

2006 Honda Civic 44
22.6817042607% 22.6817042607% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  72 Civics, 8.3 months of data per Civic, average 126900 miles

Redesigned for this model year.

 

2005 Honda Civic 59
32.0861678005% 32.0861678005% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  41 Civics, 8.4 months of data per Civic, average 128500 miles

 

2004 Honda Civic 66
34.8614072495% 34.8614072495% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  49 Civics, 8.5 months of data per Civic, average 142500 miles
2004 Hyundai Santa Fe   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  10 Santa Fes, 9.6 months of data per Santa Fe, average 100900 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2003 Honda Civic 73
32.0512820513% 32.0512820513% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  35 Civics, 9.8 months of data per Civic, average 139800 miles

 

2002 Honda Civic 56
20.1298701299% 20.1298701299% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  40 Civics, 9.1 months of data per Civic, average 126500 miles

 

2001 Honda Civic 93
46.7032967033% 46.7032967033% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  26 Civics, 9.4 months of data per Civic, average 160600 miles

Redesigned for this model year.

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