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Toyota Highlander vs. Nissan Xterra Reliability

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Results are for year ending March 31, 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 Toyota Highlander 6
0% 0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  63 Highlanders, 9.2 months of data per Highlander, average 9900 miles

 

2014 Toyota Highlander 41
72.2857142857% 72.2857142857% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  30 Highlanders, 10.7 months of data per Highlander, average 22700 miles

Redesigned for this model year.

 

2013 Toyota Highlander 13
4.18719211823% 4.18719211823% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  40 Highlanders, 9.4 months of data per Highlander, average 34700 miles

 

2012 Nissan Xterra   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  17 Xterras, 9.8 months of data per Xterra, average 40800 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2012 Toyota Highlander 7
0% 0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  49 Highlanders, 9.8 months of data per Highlander, average 52200 miles

 

2011 Toyota Highlander 19
9.59183673469% 9.59183673469% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  34 Highlanders, 9.2 months of data per Highlander, average 64100 miles

 

2010 Nissan Xterra   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  11 Xterras, 9.6 months of data per Xterra, average 61100 miles

* Very small sample, members only.
2010 Toyota Highlander 30
22.5274725275% 22.5274725275% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  28 Highlanders, 10.1 months of data per Highlander, average 64900 miles

No clear reason why this stat should be higher than those for other model years.

 

2009 Toyota Highlander   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  21 Highlanders, 10.7 months of data per Highlander, average 81000 miles

* Small sample, members only.

 

2008 Toyota Highlander 41
23.6263736264% 23.6263736264% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  44 Highlanders, 9.4 months of data per Highlander, average 95400 miles

Redesigned for this model year.

 

2007 Nissan Xterra   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  11 Xterras, 8.3 months of data per Xterra, average 88300 miles

* Very small sample, members only.
2007 Toyota Highlander   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  19 Highlanders, 9.3 months of data per Highlander, average 114100 miles

* Small sample, members only.

 

2006 Nissan Xterra   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  16 Xterras, 8.8 months of data per Xterra, average 105500 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2006 Toyota Highlander 49
27.694235589% 27.694235589% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  37 Highlanders, 9.2 months of data per Highlander, average 119700 miles

 

2005 Nissan Xterra   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  14 Xterras, 8.2 months of data per Xterra, average 126300 miles

* Very small sample, members only.
2005 Toyota Highlander   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  15 Highlanders, 10.2 months of data per Highlander, average 133700 miles

* Small sample, members only.

 

2004 Toyota Highlander 33
6.71641791045% 6.71641791045% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  25 Highlanders, 10.2 months of data per Highlander, average 118500 miles

 

2002 Toyota Highlander   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  10 Highlanders, 10.9 months of data per Highlander, average 131200 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2001 Toyota Highlander   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  12 Highlanders, 8.1 months of data per Highlander, average 136400 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

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