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Kia Sorento Powertrain and Chassis Repair Frequencies

Results are for year ending March 31, 2018. 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    
2017 Kia Sorento   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  22 Sorentos, 8.3 months of data per Sorento, average 10500 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2016 Kia Sorento 13
61.1111111111% 61.1111111111% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  44 Sorentos, 10.3 months of data per Sorento, average 23200 miles

Redesigned for this model year. Glitchy. Generally minor issues.
2015 Kia Sorento   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  15 Sorentos, 10.3 months of data per Sorento, average 38500 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2014 Kia Sorento   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  22 Sorentos, 8.0 months of data per Sorento, average 46800 miles

* Small sample, members only.
2013 Kia Sorento   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  12 Sorentos, 10.1 months of data per Sorento, average 70100 miles

* Very small sample, members only.
2012 Kia Sorento 15
15.8385093168% 15.8385093168% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  25 Sorentos, 9.7 months of data per Sorento, average 55400 miles

Unclear why this stat is so much higher than a year ago and than adjacent model years. Could be a temporary blip.
2011 Kia Sorento 18
14.039408867% 14.039408867% Fewest Trips Most Trips
see reported repairs
  36 Sorentos, 9.5 months of data per Sorento, average 82900 miles

Redesigned for this model year.

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