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Nissan Pathfinder vs. Kia Soul 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    
2015 Kia Soul 22
30.9523809524% 30.9523809524% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  39 Souls, 9.6 months of data per Soul, average 10600 miles
2015 Nissan Pathfinder 19
23.8095238095% 23.8095238095% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  25 Pathfinders, 7.4 months of data per Pathfinder, average 11500 miles

 

2014 Kia Soul 3
0% 0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  36 Souls, 9.6 months of data per Soul, average 20700 miles

Redesigned.
2014 Nissan Pathfinder 46
83.7142857143% 83.7142857143% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  48 Pathfinders, 9.8 months of data per Pathfinder, average 22500 miles

Earlier common problem with shuddering with the revised transmission. Nissan replaced the affected transmissions.

 

2013 Kia Soul 23
23.8916256158% 23.8916256158% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  39 Souls, 9.5 months of data per Soul, average 33600 miles
2013 Nissan Pathfinder 45
67.2413793103% 67.2413793103% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  31 Pathfinders, 8.6 months of data per Pathfinder, average 38300 miles

Redesigned. Earlier common problem with shuddering with the revised transmission. Nissan replaced the affected transmissions.

 

2012 Kia Soul 23
20.9677419355% 20.9677419355% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  46 Souls, 9.2 months of data per Soul, average 53800 miles

 

2011 Kia Soul 16
3.96825396825% 3.96825396825% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  26 Souls, 8.9 months of data per Soul, average 61000 miles

 

2010 Kia Soul 53
56.2271062271% 56.2271062271% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  42 Souls, 9.1 months of data per Soul, average 73300 miles

 

2008 Nissan Pathfinder   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  12 Pathfinders, 6.7 months of data per Pathfinder, average 115600 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2005 Nissan Pathfinder   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  17 Pathfinders, 9.1 months of data per Pathfinder, average 121900 miles

* Small sample, members only.

 

2003 Nissan Pathfinder   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  10 Pathfinders, 9.0 months of data per Pathfinder, average 132400 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2002 Nissan Pathfinder   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  14 Pathfinders, 7.6 months of data per Pathfinder, average 144900 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2001 Nissan Pathfinder   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  18 Pathfinders, 8.6 months of data per Pathfinder, average 157400 miles

* Small sample, members only.

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