2016 Hyundai Genesis - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

small car iamge Common problems of the 2016 Hyundai Genesis

35 problems have been reported for the 2016 Hyundai Genesis. The following chart shows the 13 most common problems for 2016 Hyundai Genesis. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling with 6 problems. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's equipment (6 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2016 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 2016 Hyundai Genesis in the United States are 15,113 units [1]. If the total number of problems reported by Hyundai Genesis owners in the last 2 years is 35, and the age of the vehicle is 2, the PPMY index can then be calculated as

      PPMY Index = 35 / 15,113 / 2 * 1000 = 1.16.

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 2016 Hyundai Genesis in 2016.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year Number of Problems
  2018
2
  2017
15
  2016
2

small car iamge Compare the 2016 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 2016 Hyundai Genesis with the Hyundai Genesis from other model years. Note that the number of problems reported for the 2016 Genesis is 35 while the average number of problems reported for the 11 model years of the Hyundai Genesis is 89.

Table 3. Compare the 2016 Hyundai Genesis with other model years

Model Year Number of Problems
  2018 Genesis
1
  2017 Genesis
1
  2016 Genesis
35
  2015 Genesis
106
  2014 Genesis
13
  2013 Genesis
110
  2012 Genesis
202
  2011 Genesis
111
  2010 Genesis
156
  2009 Genesis
252
  2008 Genesis
2


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