13 Most Reliable Used SUVs Under $20,000

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Check Out U.S. News’ Most Reliable and Affordable Used SUVs

There are many reliable used SUVs on the market for less than $20,000, and some are only a few years old. While performance, interior quality, and standard features are all major considerations when buying an SUV, reliability is likely the most important if you’re planning on buying a used vehicle.

U.S. News provides a reliability rating for each vehicle on our site based on data from J.D. Power and Associates. We used this data, along with our qualitative scoring and average vehicle pricing, to compile the following list of SUVs. Each SUV earns a perfect or near-perfect reliability rating and has an average selling price between $15,000 and $20,000.

The SUVs featured here are not just reliable, however. Each has other qualities that will appeal to a variety of used SUV buyers. Let’s see how they stack up using U.S. News scoring data.

Read through the following slides for details about today’s most reliable used SUVs under $20,000.

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