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Kia Optima vs. Kia Optima 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    
2005 Kia Optima   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  11 Optimas, 9.8 months of data per Optima, average 111500 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2011 Kia Optima   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  24 Optimas, 9.0 months of data per Optima, average 67600 miles

* Small sample, members only.

 

2012 Kia Optima 31
35.7142857143% 35.7142857143% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  30 Optimas, 9.1 months of data per Optima, average 56200 miles

 

2013 Kia Optima 7
0% 0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  52 Optimas, 9.6 months of data per Optima, average 41800 miles

 

2014 Kia Optima   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  17 Optimas, 8.1 months of data per Optima, average 23000 miles

* Small sample, members only.

 

2015 Kia Optima   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  16 Optimas, 10.6 months of data per Optima, average 9900 miles

* Small sample, members only.

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