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Toyota Prius Reliability

You won't find Toyota Prius reliability information like this anywhere else. Actual repair frequencies, not just vague dots. So you can tell how much the Toyota Prius truly differs from competing car models in reliability.

These stats are promptly updated four times a year, to much more closely track Toyota Prius reliability as the cars age. Others tell you how reliable the Toyota Prius was a year ago, when the cars were a year younger and had 12,000 fewer miles on them. Only TrueDelta tells you how reliable the Toyota Prius has been recently.

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Year Make/Model Repair Frequencysuccessful repair trips per 100 cars per year Compared to all models for the same year  
2014 Toyota Prius 37 Prii, 6.3 months of data per Prius, average 7000 miles5
0% 0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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2013 Toyota Prius 55 Prii, 10.2 months of data per Prius, average 18400 miles6
0% 0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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2012 Toyota Prius 63 Prii, 10.4 months of data per Prius, average 34700 miles13
0% 0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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2011 Toyota Prius 82 Prii, 9.1 months of data per Prius, average 45300 miles5
0% 0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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2010 Toyota Prius 216 Prii, 10.3 months of data per Prius, average 62000 miles

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0% 0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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2009 Toyota Prius 48 Prii, 10.3 months of data per Prius, average 77900 miles22
10% 10% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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2008 Toyota Prius 94 Prii, 9.8 months of data per Prius, average 89400 miles26
10% 10% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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2007 Toyota Prius 82 Prii, 9.4 months of data per Prius, average 112000 miles19
0% 0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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2006 Toyota Prius 57 Prii, 10.6 months of data per Prius, average 124600 miles32
10% 10% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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2005 Toyota Prius 81 Prii, 9.9 months of data per Prius, average 142300 miles32
0% 0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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2004 Toyota Prius 43 Prii, 9.6 months of data per Prius, average 148100 miles

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0% 0% Fewest Trips Most Trips
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2002 Toyota Prius   16 Prii, 9.8 months of data per Prius, average 179800 miles

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2001 Toyota Prius   15 Prii, 8.6 months of data per Prius, average 170500 miles

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What People Are Saying about Reliability and the Toyota Prius

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What Our Members Are Saying about the Reliability and Durability of the Toyota Prius

Toyota Prius Reliability and Durability: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2012 4dr Hatch 98-horsepower 1.8L I4 Hybrid
CVT FWD
High level of reliability. Best in class. Never had a single warranty issue with the Prius.
2011 4dr Hatch 98-horsepower 1.8L I4 Hybrid
CVT FWD
everyone who owns one, loves them
2010 4dr Hatch 98-horsepower 1.8L I4 Hybrid
CVT FWD
Toyota cars have been the most reliable cars during the past quarter century.
2010 4dr Hatch 98-horsepower 1.8L I4 Hybrid
CVT FWD
Toyota. That says it all
2010 4dr Hatch 98-horsepower 1.8L I4 Hybrid
CVT FWD
No problems so far
2010 4dr Hatch 98-horsepower 1.8L I4 Hybrid
CVT FWD
Its a Toyota!
2010 4dr Hatch 98-horsepower 1.8L I4 Hybrid
CVT FWD
Per Consumer Reports, it is a reliable, durable car especially compared to most other vehicles.
2010 4dr Hatch 98-horsepower 1.8L I4 Hybrid
CVT FWD
Have always been happy with Toyota and the current issues in the news have not changed my mind.
2010 4dr Hatch 98-horsepower 1.8L I4 Hybrid
CVT FWD
This car has not had any issues starting or running. My father-in-law put his 2nd gen through 120k miles in under 5 years with the same results.
2009 4dr Hatch 76-horsepower 1.5L I4 Hybrid
CVT FWD
The car did not give any problems and still looks and performs like new.
Toyota Prius Reliability and Durability: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2006 4dr Hatch 76-horsepower 1.5L I4 Hybrid
CVT FWD
heater blower died 2 winters in a row, at 45,000km and again at 75000km, both front wheel bearings at 50,000kms