1st Generation (2017—2019) Ioniq Hybrid Problems

This generations ranks 19th out of 52 Hyundai generations in reliability and is one of the safer bets out there. Owners have the most complaints about the electrical (50%), transmission (50%), and the We've listed some of the most recent complaints below, see them all on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Soy Based Wires Chewed by Rodents 1 complaints at an average of 20,000 miles in the 2017 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid.
  2. Won\'t Go Into Gear 1 complaints at an average of 500 miles in the 2019 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid.

What Ioniq Hybrid 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 Hyundai model years.

Watch out for the 2017 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Recalls TSBs PainRank (?)
2019 1 0 2 0.88
2018 0 1 7 0.0
2017 1 2 13 3.56

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