What RAV4 Year is Most Reliable?

Generations are a good baseline for prediciting reliability, but there will almost always be year-to-year differences. We've calculated a reliability score for each model year within this generation, but we've based that score on how the model year compares to all Toyota model years.

Watch out for the 2007 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Recalls TSBs PainRank (?)
2012 51 5 216 15.66
2011 44 11 164 12.13
2010 62 14 184 19.74
2009 60 15 164 22.02
2008 170 14 220 45.01
2007 333 14 220 51.89
2006 178 11 221 28.64

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