2019 Vehicle Dependability: Most Dependable Trucks
For three decades, J.D. Power has conduced the annual Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS). It measures what has gone right and what has gone wrong with 3-year-old vehicles during the 12-month period of time prior to the survey, according to tens of thousands of original owners of those cars, trucks, SUVs, and vans. J.D. Power gathers and analyzes this data, and publishes the findings in the VDS.
From this information, J.D. Power also creates Vehicle Dependability scores that help consumers to understand the overall findings contains within the VDS, and to compare vehicles in terms of this important metric. These scores help consumers make the best decision when selecting a vehicle.
This guide includes the most dependable 2016 model-year pickups, according to the 2019 VDS. They receive a score of 8, 9, or 10 on a 10-point scale, and are listed in alphabetical order.