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2018 U.S. Vehicle Dependability Study: Most Owners Still in Love with Their Three-Year-Old Vehicles
Consumers who buy new vehicles tend to still be happy with them after three years of ownership, according to the J.D. Power 2018 U.S. Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS).
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2018 Vehicle Dependability Study: Most Dependable Small SUVs
Listed here are the Most Dependable Small SUVs sold during the 2015 model year. Each one receives a Power Circle Rating of 4 or 5 out of a possible 5 for vehicle dependability after three years of ownership.
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2018 Vehicle Dependability Study: Most Dependable Trucks
This Most Dependable Pickups guide includes those 2015 model-year vehicles that receive a Power Circle Rating of 4 or 5 out of a possible 5 for vehicle dependability after three years of ownership.
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2018 Vehicle Dependability Study: Most Dependable Luxury SUVs
These are the Most Dependable Luxury SUVs sold during the 2015 model year. Each one receives a Power Circle Rating of 4 or 5 out of a possible 5 for vehicle dependability after three years of ownership.
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2018 Vehicle Dependability Study: Most Dependable Family SUVs
This guide includes the Most Dependable Family SUVs sold during the 2015 model year. Each one receives a Power Circle Rating of 4 or 5 out of a possible 5 for vehicle dependability after three years of ownership.
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2018 Vehicle Dependability Study: Most Dependable Luxury Cars
According to the findings of the 2018 VDS, this Most Dependable Luxury Cars guide includes those 2015 model-year vehicles that receive a Power Circle Rating of 4 or 5 out of a possible 5 for vehicle dependability after three years of ownership.
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2018 Vehicle Dependability Study: Most Dependable Small Cars
According to the data collected for the 2018 VDS, this Most Dependable Small Cars guide includes those 2015 model-year vehicles that receive a Power Circle Rating of 4 or 5 out of a possible 5 for vehicle dependability after three years of ownership.
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2018 Vehicle Dependability Study: Most Dependable Coupes and Convertibles
This Most Dependable Coupes and Convertibles guide includes those 2015 model-year vehicles that receive a Power Circle Rating of 4 or 5 out of a possible 5 for vehicle dependability after three years of ownership.
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Infographic: Key Stats and Findings from the 2018 U.S. Vehicle Dependability Study
J.D. Power's annual Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS) assesses models from the top car brands. Discover the top models in each vehicle category with this exclusive infographic.
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2018 Vehicle Dependability Study: Most Dependable Family Cars
This Most Dependable Family Cars guide includes those 2015 model-year cars and minivans that receive a Power Circle Rating of 4 or 5 out of a possible 5 for vehicle dependability after three years of ownership. They are listed in alphabetical order.
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