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Hyundai Santa Fe vs. Chevrolet Traverse 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 Chevrolet Traverse 20
28.2608695652% 28.2608695652% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  44 Traverses, 9.6 months of data per Traverse, 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 Chevrolet Traverse 41
72.2857142857% 72.2857142857% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  45 Traverses, 10.5 months of data per Traverse, 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
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  41 Santa Fes, 9.3 months of data per Santa Fe, average 18000 miles

 

2013 Chevrolet Traverse 61
98.7684729064% 98.7684729064% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  37 Traverses, 9.6 months of data per Traverse, 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 Chevrolet Traverse 36
42.8571428571% 42.8571428571% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  51 Traverses, 9.7 months of data per Traverse, 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 Chevrolet Traverse 83
100% 100% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  70 Traverses, 9.2 months of data per Traverse, 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 Chevrolet Traverse 88
100% 100% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  51 Traverses, 8.3 months of data per Traverse, 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 Chevrolet Traverse 89
76.3736263736% 76.3736263736% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  68 Traverses, 9.2 months of data per Traverse, 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 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 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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6-speed shiftable automatic AWD
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