1st Generation (2015—2019) EcoSport Problems

This generations ranks 25th out of 102 Ford generations in reliability and is one of the safer bets out there. Owners have the most complaints about the transmission (50%), exterior (16%), and the interior (16%). We've listed some of the most recent complaints below, see them all on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Brakes Screeching and Grinding 1 complaints at an average of 19,000 miles in the 2018 Ford EcoSport.
  2. Transmission Shutters 3 complaints at an average of 13,260 miles in the 2015 Ford EcoSport.
  3. Doors Won\'t Lock When It\'s Raining/wet 1 complaints at an average of 500 miles in the 2018 Ford EcoSport.

What EcoSport 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 2018 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Recalls TSBs PainRank (?)
2019 0 0 1 0.0
2018 2 1 29 1.26
2015 4 0 0 1.01

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