8 Most Reliable Used Cars Under $20,000

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Save Money on These Reliable Used Cars

Once you drive a new car off the lot, it begins to depreciate quickly. If it’s a brand-new or redesigned model or one that hasn’t been on the market for a number of years, it’s hard to know how reliable it’s going to be.

While your recent purchase may excite you, your feelings will change rapidly if you begin to experience issues. Is there a workable solution to this problem? How about a reliable used car that won’t break the bank?

We’ve compiled a list of the most reliable used cars under $20,000, according to J.D. Power data. Many of these tried-and-true models have been on the road for a while now, so it’s easier to know what you’re getting into. Each car on our list has a perfect or near-perfect reliability score, as well as an overall U.S. News score hovering around 9 out of 10.

Click through the following slides to see if any of these dependable and affordable cars interest you.

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