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Reliability of the Opel Insignia

The ADAC breakdown statistics determine which Opel models are the most reliable and which have broken down most – a good help when buying a used Opel Insignia.

In the statistics for 2020, all the breakdowns for which the German Yellow Angels had to move out in 2019 were recorded and evaluated. There is enough data available that gives an objective picture of the reliability of the Opel Insignia.

Opel Insignia Reliability

Breakdowns in the 2019 calendar year

*The higher the number, the lower the reliability

EZ 2010 EZ 2011 EZ 2012 EZ 2013 EZ 2014 EZ 2015 EZ 2016 EZ 2017
38,7 35,4 29,2 31,7 26,1 29,5 22,6 10,7

Legend: Number of breakdowns per 1,000 vehicles registered (= breakdown index) by year of first registration (EZ)

Common Breakdowns

  • General coverage (2013)
  • Driving belt (2010)
  • Battery (2011-2017)
  • Engine general (2010-2011)
  • Turbo charger, pressure line, intercooler (2015-2016)

Source: ADAC

If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.

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Recent Insignia Recalls

Opel-Insignia-2019-recall-fuel-leak-fire
11 March 2020

Engine oil from a crack-prone oil return pipe may come into contact with hot exhaust parts and cause a fire. Oil … .

Opel-Insignia-2018-fuel-leak-fire
31 January 2020

The fuel hose may be damaged by contact with a support bracket. As a result, fuel may leak, increasing the risk … .

opel-insignia-2019-recall-seat-frame
7 December 2019

As a result of a production error, the cross member of the front seat structure has been welded incorrectly. This could … .


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