2009 Hyundai Genesis - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Common problems of the 2009 Hyundai Genesis

253 problems have been reported for the 2009 Hyundai Genesis.
The following chart shows the 20 most common problems for 2009 Hyundai Genesis.
The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's service brakes, hydraulic
with 126 problems.
The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's exterior lighting
(19 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2009 Hyundai Genesis

In our research we use the PPMY index to compare the reliability of vehicles. The PPMY index of a certain model is defined as the problems reported per thousand vehicles per Year. The total sales of the 2009 Hyundai Genesis in the United States are 19,667 units [1]. If the total number of problems reported by Hyundai Genesis owners in the last 9 years is 253, and the age of the vehicle is 9, the PPMY index can then be calculated as

The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service
years since the debut of the 2009 Hyundai Genesis in 2009.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year

Number of Problems

2018

3

2017

17

2016

17

2015

29

2014

34

2013

91

2012

17

2011

14

2010

14

2009

2

Compare the 2009 Hyundai Genesis with Other Model Years

When making the decision between buying a new or used Hyundai Genesis,
the following table can be used to compare the 2009 Hyundai Genesis
with the Hyundai Genesis from other model years.
Note that the number of problems reported for the 2009 Genesis is 253
while the average number of problems reported for the 11 model years of the Hyundai Genesis is 90.

Table 3. Compare the 2009 Hyundai Genesis with other model years