2012 Hyundai Genesis - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Common problems of the 2012 Hyundai Genesis

229 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 service brakes, hydraulic
with 48 problems.
The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling
(46 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2012 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 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 229, and the age of the vehicle is 6, 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 2012 Hyundai Genesis in 2012.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year

Number of Problems

2018

30

2017

56

2016

47

2015

31

2014

17

2013

22

2012

1

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 229
while the average number of problems reported for the 11 model years of the Hyundai Genesis is 97.

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