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Ford Escape and Toyota RAV4 Lemon Odds and Nada Odds for the Year Ending March 31, 2018

An asterisk (*) marks results based on small sample sizes.

Year Make/Model Nada Odds per 100 Cars Lemon Odds per 100 Cars    
32 vehicles, 11.1 months per vehicle, 14300 miles driven2017 Ford Escape Join or sign in to view   see reported repairs
  32 vehicles, 11.1 months per vehicle, 14300 miles driven
35 vehicles, 11.2 months per vehicle, 11900 miles driven2017 Toyota RAV4
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  35 vehicles, 11.2 months per vehicle, 11900 miles driven
28 vehicles, 11.5 months per vehicle, 27100 miles driven2016 Ford Escape Join or sign in to view   see reported repairs
  28 vehicles, 11.5 months per vehicle, 27100 miles driven
56 vehicles, 11.4 months per vehicle, 24100 miles driven2016 Toyota RAV4
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  56 vehicles, 11.4 months per vehicle, 24100 miles driven
34 vehicles, 11.7 months per vehicle, 36500 miles driven2015 Ford Escape Join or sign in to view   see reported repairs
  34 vehicles, 11.7 months per vehicle, 36500 miles driven
37 vehicles, 11.5 months per vehicle, 31700 miles driven2015 Toyota RAV4
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  37 vehicles, 11.5 months per vehicle, 31700 miles driven
40 vehicles, 11.5 months per vehicle, 44200 miles driven2014 Ford Escape
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  40 vehicles, 11.5 months per vehicle, 44200 miles driven
37 vehicles, 11.5 months per vehicle, 66200 miles driven

Redesigned for this model year.
2013
Ford Escape
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  37 vehicles, 11.5 months per vehicle, 66200 miles driven

Redesigned for this model year.
52 vehicles, 11.6 months per vehicle, 50600 miles driven

Redesigned.
2013
Toyota RAV4
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  52 vehicles, 11.6 months per vehicle, 50600 miles driven

Redesigned.
31 vehicles, 11.7 months per vehicle, 60800 miles driven2012 Toyota RAV4 Join or sign in to view   see reported repairs
  31 vehicles, 11.7 months per vehicle, 60800 miles driven
36 vehicles, 11.7 months per vehicle, 83600 miles driven2011 Toyota RAV4
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  36 vehicles, 11.7 months per vehicle, 83600 miles driven
26 vehicles, 11.1 months per vehicle, 104200 miles driven

This model year has been much worse than the 2009 and 2011 for over a year. Unclear why.
2010
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  26 vehicles, 11.1 months per vehicle, 104200 miles driven

This model year has been much worse than the 2009 and 2011 for over a year. Unclear why.
36 vehicles, 11.4 months per vehicle, 90000 miles driven2010 Toyota RAV4
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  36 vehicles, 11.4 months per vehicle, 90000 miles driven
40 vehicles, 11.5 months per vehicle, 97400 miles driven2009 Toyota RAV4
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  40 vehicles, 11.5 months per vehicle, 97400 miles driven
27 vehicles, 11.7 months per vehicle, 109200 miles driven

Redesigned for this model year.
2008
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  27 vehicles, 11.7 months per vehicle, 109200 miles driven

Redesigned for this model year.
36 vehicles, 11.6 months per vehicle, 99300 miles driven2008 Toyota RAV4
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  36 vehicles, 11.6 months per vehicle, 99300 miles driven
27 vehicles, 11.6 months per vehicle, 114400 miles driven2007 Toyota RAV4 Join or sign in to view   see reported repairs
  27 vehicles, 11.6 months per vehicle, 114400 miles driven

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Ford Escape vs. Toyota RAV4 Lemon Odds and Nada Odds

Other sources of Ford Escape and Toyota RAV4 reliability data provide only averages, which can conceal as much as they reveal. So we also report the percentage of Ford Escapes and Toyota RAV4s with no repairs at all in the past year and the percentage of Ford Escapes and Toyota RAV4s that are lemons (required three or more repair trips in the past year). These figures might surprise you.

These stats are promptly updated four times a year, to closely track Ford Escape and Toyota RAV4 lemon odds as the cars age. Others can be over a year behind. Only TrueDelta tells you how reliable the Ford Escape and Toyota RAV4 have been recently.

To see how frequently Ford Escape and Toyota RAV4 problems occur, check out our car reliability stats.

What Our Members Are Saying about the Brand Reputation of the Ford Escape

Ford Escape Brand Reputation: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2008 4dr SUV 153-horsepower 2.3L I4
4-speed automatic AWD
There are alot of Escapes on the road.Past and present see full Ford Escape review
2006 4dr SUV 153-horsepower 2.3L I4
5-speed manual FWD
Ford has long held a reputation for providing a great product at a low price with unmatched reliability. The Ford Escape projects an image of smart practicality and good economy, coupled with versatile utility. see full Ford Escape review
2005 4dr SUV 200-horsepower 3.0L V6
4-speed automatic AWD
Very satisfied with Ford Trucks since 1980. see full Ford Escape review
2005 4dr SUV 200-horsepower 3.0L V6
4-speed automatic AWD
Fords reputation and durability record, and brand image are important to me. see full Ford Escape review
Ford Escape Brand Reputation: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2009 4dr SUV 240-horsepower 3.0L V6
6-speed automatic FWD
Same as above. see full Ford Escape review
 

What Our Members Are Saying about the Brand Reputation of the Toyota RAV4

Toyota RAV4 Brand Reputation: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2009 4dr SUV 269-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
Rav4 reports & reviews rated this vehicle close to the top of the heap of all SUVs in virtually every respect - this was another strong reason we chose it. see full Toyota RAV4 review
2009 4dr SUV 269-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
Good resale value see full Toyota RAV4 review
2009 4dr SUV 269-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
Inspite of its recent problems, I still think Toyota is a top notch company. I do think they need to take more interest in problem resolution. I get the impression that Toyota has become somewhat indifferent to their customers. see full Toyota RAV4 review
2008 4dr SUV 269-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
A very reliable vehicle, which has a high second hand value see full Toyota RAV4 review
2008 4dr SUV 269-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
Toyota has had a solid reputation for several years with minimal issues. see full Toyota RAV4 review
2008 4dr SUV 166-horsepower 2.4L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
Toyota is one of the elite manuf. in my mind. see full Toyota RAV4 review
2008 4dr SUV 269-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
great resale and reliability see full Toyota RAV4 review
2008 4dr SUV 269-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
A very popular small SUV with an outstanding reputation, Toyota has steadily improved this vehicle to make it a top notch contender. see full Toyota RAV4 review
2008 4dr SUV 269-horsepower 3.5L V6
5-speed automatic AWD
Generally Toyota has a very good reputation although they do make some dogs I have an older Highlander and the quality has been outstanding see full Toyota RAV4 review
2008 4dr SUV turbocharged 134hp 2.2L I4 Diesel
6-speed manual AWD
Reliablity see full Toyota RAV4 review