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Nissan cube vs. Honda Pilot 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    
2016 Honda Pilot 39
79.8701298701% 79.8701298701% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  65 Pilots, 8.4 months of data per Pilot, average 7800 miles

Redesigned for this model year. Common problems with trim, including a piece of the roof rack that becomes detached.

 

2015 Honda Pilot   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  21 Pilots, 10.3 months of data per Pilot, average 19200 miles

* Small sample, members only.

 

2014 Honda Pilot   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  20 Pilots, 9.3 months of data per Pilot, average 23900 miles

* Small sample, members only.

 

2013 Honda Pilot 28
33.7438423645% 33.7438423645% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  33 Pilots, 10.3 months of data per Pilot, average 39700 miles

 

2012 Honda Pilot 26
29.802955665% 29.802955665% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  51 Pilots, 9.2 months of data per Pilot, average 54600 miles

 

2011 Honda Pilot 24
13.7362637363% 13.7362637363% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  37 Pilots, 9.5 months of data per Pilot, average 73500 miles

 

2010 Honda Pilot   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  23 Pilots, 8.3 months of data per Pilot, average 77600 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2010 Nissan cube 44
43.0402930403% 43.0402930403% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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  33 cubes, 9.9 months of data per cube, average 83700 miles

Includes 2009s (late intro). Multiple reports of the exhaust rusting out, but reliable overall.

 

2009 Honda Pilot 50
36.8804664723% 36.8804664723% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  46 Pilots, 8.9 months of data per Pilot, average 96100 miles

Redesigned for this model year.
2009 Nissan cube 44
29.8833819242% 29.8833819242% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  33 cubes, 9.9 months of data per cube, average 83700 miles

 

2008 Honda Pilot 39
21.4285714286% 21.4285714286% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  25 Pilots, 8.6 months of data per Pilot, average 100400 miles

 

2007 Honda Pilot 42
19.9507389163% 19.9507389163% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  38 Pilots, 9.7 months of data per Pilot, average 116600 miles

 

2006 Honda Pilot 54
36.7924528302% 36.7924528302% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  52 Pilots, 9.4 months of data per Pilot, average 129200 miles

Refreshed. Common problem with radiator leaks.

 

2005 Honda Pilot 59
28.8912579957% 28.8912579957% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  36 Pilots, 9.7 months of data per Pilot, average 138200 miles

 

2004 Honda Pilot 66
35.7142857143% 35.7142857143% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  41 Pilots, 8.4 months of data per Pilot, average 149300 miles

 

2003 Honda Pilot 73
34.1904761905% 34.1904761905% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  29 Pilots, 8.4 months of data per Pilot, average 139200 miles

First model year.

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TrueDelta Reviews the Reliability And Durability of the 2015 Honda Pilot

2015 Honda Pilot Reliability And Durability: Neutral
YearComment
2016 Since it's so new, the 2016 Honda Pilot's reliability is not yet known. But the related Acura MDX has been glitchy, and car owners have been complaining about the nine-speed automatic employed in the Touring and Elite in a number of different cars. In contrast, the Toyota Highlander has a proven record, making it a safer bet. full 2016 Honda Pilot review
 

What Our Members Are Saying about the Reliability And Durability of the 2015 Honda Pilot

2015 Honda Pilot Reliability And Durability: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2012 4dr SUV 250-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
We had owned a Honda Accord and a Honda CRV previously, and so we expected this Pilot to be as well built and trouble free. Not so. We've had multiple problems with the HVAC system. For example, the a/c turns itself on despite manual override. The color of the bumper is aging differently (yellowing) compared to the body. Motors in the side-view mirrors have repeatedly failed. full 2012 Honda Pilot review