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Hyundai Santa Fe vs. Chevrolet Traverse Reliability

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Results are for year ending June 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
  12 Santa Fes, 6.6 months of data per Santa Fe, average 5600 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2015 Chevrolet Traverse 18
21.4285714286% 21.4285714286% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  45 Traverses, 10.2 months of data per Traverse, average 12200 miles
2015 Hyundai Santa Fe 4
0% 0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  32 Santa Fes, 9.9 months of data per Santa Fe, average 10300 miles

 

2014 Chevrolet Traverse 41
72.2857142857% 72.2857142857% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  48 Traverses, 9.8 months of data per Traverse, average 27300 miles
2014 Hyundai Santa Fe 26
38% 38% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  38 Santa Fes, 9.8 months of data per Santa Fe, average 21100 miles

 

2013 Chevrolet Traverse 57
90.8866995074% 90.8866995074% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  36 Traverses, 10.0 months of data per Traverse, average 41800 miles

Refreshed for 2013.
2013 Hyundai Santa Fe 30
37.684729064% 37.684729064% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  41 Santa Fes, 8.9 months of data per Santa Fe, average 34400 miles

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

 

2012 Chevrolet Traverse 45
61.5207373272% 61.5207373272% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  51 Traverses, 9.8 months of data per Traverse, average 58200 miles
2012 Hyundai Santa Fe   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  19 Santa Fes, 8.3 months of data per Santa Fe, average 48000 miles

* Small sample, members only.

 

2011 Chevrolet Traverse 75
97.619047619% 97.619047619% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  65 Traverses, 9.6 months of data per Traverse, average 66000 miles
2011 Hyundai Santa Fe 80
100% 100% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  25 Santa Fes, 9.6 months of data per Santa Fe, average 57900 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.

 

2010 Chevrolet Traverse 75
88.4615384615% 88.4615384615% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  44 Traverses, 8.8 months of data per Traverse, average 76400 miles
2010 Hyundai Santa Fe   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  20 Santa Fes, 8.7 months of data per Santa Fe, average 59800 miles

* Small sample, members only.

 

2009 Chevrolet Traverse 87
76.0504201681% 76.0504201681% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  61 Traverses, 9.5 months of data per Traverse, average 80900 miles
2009 Hyundai Santa Fe 54
39.0756302521% 39.0756302521% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  41 Santa Fes, 10.4 months of data per Santa Fe, average 72800 miles

 

2008 Hyundai Santa Fe 62
46.7032967033% 46.7032967033% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  29 Santa Fes, 10.1 months of data per Santa Fe, average 77000 miles

 

2007 Hyundai Santa Fe 76
52.1791767554% 52.1791767554% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  27 Santa Fes, 9.4 months of data per Santa Fe, average 103600 miles

Redesigned for this model year.

 

2004 Hyundai Santa Fe   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  10 Santa Fes, 10.7 months of data per Santa Fe, average 99700 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

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