The 10 most reliable used cars

Can't afford a new car but still want something you can depend on? Step this way...

The UK’s most and least reliable used cars have been revealed as part of new research by the UK’s leading consumer champion and new car buying platform, What Car?Image 1 of 11

More than 18,000 drivers with vehicles aged between four to 10 years old took part in the study, rating how reliable their cars have been over the previous year, the type of problems they’ve encountered as well as whether they were fixed under warranty.

Japanese manufacturers dominate the top 10 table for most reliable vehicles, occupying seven out of the 10 positions, so let's check out what they are. Does your car feature? More importantly, does your next one?

We go in ascending order, starting at number 10, with our reliability rating for each model: