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Scion tC Powertrain and Chassis Reliability by Model Generation

Results are for year ending June 30, 2017. 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 and Model % of Average Repair Frequency  

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What Our Members Are Saying about the Reliability And Durability of the Scion tC

Scion tC Reliability And Durability: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2009 2dr Hatch 161-horsepower 2.4L I4
5-speed manual FWD
The car is absolutely rock solid. The motor and transmission can take abuse all day long and last forever. full 2009 Scion tC review
2008 2dr Hatch 161-horsepower 2.4L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
With the engine coming directly from the Toyota Camry it is well known for being one of the most reliable engines made. My wifes TC has been no exception. We have been very pleased with everything this car has to offer. full 2008 Scion tC review
2007 2dr Hatch 160-horsepower 2.4L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
Has the usual Toyota reliability full 2007 Scion tC review