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Hyundai Santa Fe vs. Mitsubishi Lancer 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 Hyundai Santa Fe   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  15 Santa Fes, 8.1 months of data per Santa Fe, average 8000 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2015 Hyundai Santa Fe 4
0% 0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  32 Santa Fes, 9.7 months of data per Santa Fe, average 12600 miles
2010 Mitsubishi Lancer   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  15 Lancers, 9.0 months of data per Lancer, average 74200 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2011 Mitsubishi Lancer   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  10 Lancers, 8.7 months of data per Lancer, average 45200 miles

* Very small sample, members only.
2014 Hyundai Santa Fe 31
46.7032967033% 46.7032967033% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  37 Santa Fes, 9.5 months of data per Santa Fe, average 23000 miles
2009 Mitsubishi Lancer   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  18 Lancers, 9.2 months of data per Lancer, average 84800 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2013 Hyundai Santa Fe 41
59.3596059113% 59.3596059113% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  42 Santa Fes, 8.4 months of data per Santa Fe, average 36900 miles

Redesigned for this model year. Most of the sample is Santa Fe Sports.
2008 Hyundai Santa Fe 51
34.6153846154% 34.6153846154% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  29 Santa Fes, 8.9 months of data per Santa Fe, average 81100 miles
2009 Hyundai Santa Fe 54
41.5451895044% 41.5451895044% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  40 Santa Fes, 10.6 months of data per Santa Fe, average 80100 miles
2010 Hyundai Santa Fe   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  16 Santa Fes, 9.8 months of data per Santa Fe, average 65800 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2004 Hyundai Santa Fe   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  10 Santa Fes, 8.6 months of data per Santa Fe, average 98100 miles

* Very small sample, members only.
2008 Mitsubishi Lancer   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  12 Lancers, 8.6 months of data per Lancer, average 77700 miles

* Very small sample, members only.
2012 Hyundai Santa Fe   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  17 Santa Fes, 9.4 months of data per Santa Fe, average 52200 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2007 Hyundai Santa Fe 78
55.4187192118% 55.4187192118% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  26 Santa Fes, 9.5 months of data per Santa Fe, average 104000 miles

Redesigned for this model year.
2011 Hyundai Santa Fe 91
100% 100% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  26 Santa Fes, 9.1 months of data per Santa Fe, average 59100 miles

The reported repair frequency for the 2011 has been much higher than that for adjacent model years for over a year. One possible explanation: this was the first model year assembled at Kia's plant in Georgia.

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