3rd Generation (2014—2019) Yaris Problems

This generations ranks 30th out of 86 Toyota generations in reliability and is one of the safer bets out there. Owners have the most complaints about the body (36%), exterior (18%), and the transmission (18%). We've listed some of the most recent complaints below, see them all on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Bumper Facia Falling Off 1 complaints at an average of 20 miles in the 2015 Toyota Yaris.
  2. Shock When Closing Doors 1 complaints at an average of 3,107 miles in the 2015 Toyota Yaris.
  3. Shuddering 1 complaints at an average of 36 miles in the 2017 Toyota Yaris.

What Yaris 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 2015 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Recalls TSBs PainRank (?)
2019 0 0 9 0.0
2018 1 0 48 0.63
2017 3 1 82 1.91
2016 0 1 80 0.0
2015 3 3 96 2.56
2014 4 1 127 2.31

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