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Lear Receives 2 J.D. Power 2022 Seat Quality Awards

Lear’s quality score outranked all other seating suppliers.


Lear Corporation, a global automotive technology leader in Seating and E-Systems, received two first-place J.D. Power 2022 U.S. Seat Quality and Satisfaction Study awards. In addition, Lear placed among the top three in four award-eligible categories.


First Place

Mass Market Compact Car – Hyundai Elantra

Luxury Car – BMW 2 Series

Third Place

Mass Market Compact SUV – Ford Bronco Sport and Jeep Compass (tie)

Mass Market Truck – Chevrolet Silverado HD

Luxury Car – BMW 4 Series

Luxury SUV – BMW X3

“Once again, Lear’s ability to deliver the quality, design and features which consumers demand, is recognized by the J.D. Power awards,” said Frank Orsini, executive vice president and president, Seating. “We are very proud of the teams in our just-in-time manufacturing plants, quality assurance and engineering centers. Their dedication to delivering the highest standards of design and operational excellence is Making every drive better™ for customers around the world.”


Conducted from February through May 2022, the 2022 U.S. Seat Quality and Satisfaction Study is based on responses from 84,165 purchasers and lessees of new 2022 model-year vehicles. Seat quality is measured by the number of problems experienced per 100 vehicles (PP 100) during the first 90 days of ownership, with a lower score reflecting higher quality. 

Learn more about the study here.



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