2nd Generation (1978—1978) Bronco Problems

This generations ranks 9th out of 102 Ford generations in reliability and is one of the safer bets out there. Owners have the most complaints about the electrical (100%), We've listed some of the most recent complaints below, see them all on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Not Starting 1 complaints at an average of 133,000 miles in the 1978 Ford Bronco.

What Bronco Year is Most Reliable?

Generations are a good baseline for prediciting reliability, but there will almost always be year-to-year differences. We've calculated a reliability score for each model year within this generation, but we've based that score on how the model year compares to all Ford model years.

Watch out for the 1978 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Recalls TSBs PainRank (?)
1978 1 6 0 0.28

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