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Nissan Pathfinder vs. Kia Soul 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    
2015 Kia Soul 13
9.52380952381% 9.52380952381% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  39 Souls, 9.8 months of data per Soul, average 13300 miles
2015 Nissan Pathfinder 20
26.1904761905% 26.1904761905% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  27 Pathfinders, 8.7 months of data per Pathfinder, average 14100 miles

 

2014 Kia Soul 0
0% 0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  32 Souls, 10.3 months of data per Soul, average 23900 miles

Redesigned.
2014 Nissan Pathfinder 38
62.0879120879% 62.0879120879% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  46 Pathfinders, 9.0 months of data per Pathfinder, average 25700 miles

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

 

2013 Kia Soul 20
17.9802955665% 17.9802955665% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  36 Souls, 9.8 months of data per Soul, average 36600 miles
2013 Nissan Pathfinder 42
61.3300492611% 61.3300492611% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  26 Pathfinders, 9.8 months of data per Pathfinder, average 41900 miles

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

 

2012 Kia Soul 31
39.6551724138% 39.6551724138% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  41 Souls, 10.4 months of data per Soul, average 56600 miles

 

2011 Kia Soul   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  24 Souls, 9.2 months of data per Soul, average 66100 miles

* Small sample, members only.

 

2010 Kia Soul 48
48.9010989011% 48.9010989011% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  38 Souls, 9.2 months of data per Soul, average 73500 miles

 

2008 Nissan Pathfinder   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  10 Pathfinders, 7.4 months of data per Pathfinder, average 112800 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2005 Nissan Pathfinder   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  17 Pathfinders, 8.8 months of data per Pathfinder, average 122100 miles

* Small sample, members only.

 

2003 Nissan Pathfinder   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  10 Pathfinders, 8.9 months of data per Pathfinder, average 137600 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2002 Nissan Pathfinder   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  11 Pathfinders, 8.5 months of data per Pathfinder, average 143600 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2001 Nissan Pathfinder   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  14 Pathfinders, 7.6 months of data per Pathfinder, average 158100 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

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