2012 Hyundai Genesis - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

small car iamge Common problems of the 2012 Hyundai Genesis

207 problems have been reported for the 2012 Hyundai Genesis. The following chart shows the 17 most common problems for 2012 Hyundai Genesis. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling with 39 problems. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's service brakes, hydraulic (39 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2012 Hyundai Genesis

small car iamge PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

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 2012 Hyundai Genesis in the United States are 28,253 units [1]. If the total number of problems reported by Hyundai Genesis owners in the last 6 years is 207, and the age of the vehicle is 6, the PPMY index can then be calculated as

      PPMY Index = 207 / 28,253 / 6 * 1000 = 1.22.

For more information, refer to this page: A study of reliability comparison across Hyundai Genesis model year vehicles.

The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service years since the debut of the 2012 Hyundai Genesis in 2012.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year Number of Problems
  2018
11
  2017
54
  2016
46
  2015
31
  2014
17
  2013
22
  2012
1

small car iamge Compare the 2012 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 2012 Hyundai Genesis with the Hyundai Genesis from other model years. Note that the number of problems reported for the 2012 Genesis is 207 while the average number of problems reported for the 11 model years of the Hyundai Genesis is 91.

Table 3. Compare the 2012 Hyundai Genesis with other model years

Model Year Number of Problems
  2018 Genesis
1
  2017 Genesis
1
  2016 Genesis
35
  2015 Genesis
109
  2014 Genesis
15
  2013 Genesis
111
  2012 Genesis
207
  2011 Genesis
113
  2010 Genesis
159
  2009 Genesis
253
  2008 Genesis
2


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