Reliability of the Renault Scenic

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

In the statistics for 2021, all the breakdowns for which the German Yellow Angels had to move out in 2020 were recorded and evaluated. There is enough data available that gives an objective picture of the reliability of the Renault Scenic.

Renault Scenic Reliability

Breakdowns in the 2020 calendar year

EZ 2011 EZ 2012 EZ 2013 EZ 2014 EZ 2015 EZ 2016 EZ 2017 EZ 2018
29,7 24,8 20,9 22,7 28,7 10,8 5,8

Breakdowns in the 2019 calendar year

EZ 2010 EZ 2011 EZ 2012 EZ 2013 EZ 2014 EZ 2015 EZ 2016 EZ 2017
35,4 33,5 25,2 18,7 28,6 27,7 7,2

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

Common Breakdowns

  • Battery (2014-2015, 2017)
  • Injector (2010, 2012)
  • Starter (2010)
  • Spark plugs (2010-2011)

Source: ADAC

owner  Renault Scenic owners’ reviews

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 Renault Scenic Recalls

Renault-Scenic-2018-fuel-leakage-fire
30. 08. 2020

The fuel line may be damaged. As a result, fuel may leak onto the road, posing a risk to the following … .

Renault-Scenic-2019-recall-sensor-nox
29. 11. 2019

The NOx sensors may not be properly tightened. This may result in an increased risk of fire. The Renault Scénic models … .

Renault-Scenic-2018-recall-cooling-fan
05. 04. 2019

Capacitors may crack under mechanical stress of the electronic board and overheat. This could lead to a malfunction of the engine … .

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