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Hyundai Santa Fe vs. GMC Acadia 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    
2016 GMC Acadia   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  18 Acadias, 3.3 months of data per Acadia, average 3300 miles

* Small sample, members only.

 

2015 GMC Acadia 20
28.2608695652% 28.2608695652% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  44 Acadias, 9.6 months of data per Acadia, average 10200 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 GMC Acadia 41
72.2857142857% 72.2857142857% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  45 Acadias, 10.5 months of data per Acadia, average 23900 miles

Common problem with rear A/C leaks in the 2013 also somewhat common in the 2014.
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 GMC Acadia 61
98.7684729064% 98.7684729064% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  37 Acadias, 9.6 months of data per Acadia, average 39300 miles

Refreshed for 2013. Common problem with rear A/C leaks.
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 GMC Acadia 36
42.8571428571% 42.8571428571% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  51 Acadias, 9.7 months of data per Acadia, average 53900 miles
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 GMC Acadia 83
100% 100% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  70 Acadias, 9.2 months of data per Acadia, average 63000 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 GMC Acadia 88
100% 100% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  51 Acadias, 8.3 months of data per Acadia, average 72000 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 GMC Acadia 89
76.3736263736% 76.3736263736% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  68 Acadias, 9.2 months of data per Acadia, average 77900 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 GMC Acadia 86
73.0769230769% 73.0769230769% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  94 Acadias, 9.1 months of data per Acadia, average 94600 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 GMC Acadia 60
40.9090909091% 40.9090909091% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  35 Acadias, 9.2 months of data per Acadia, average 118400 miles

First model year.
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.

 

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.

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