1st Generation (2007—2014) Edge Problems

This generations ranks 84th out of 102 Ford generations in reliability and should be avoided if possible. Owners have the most complaints about the electrical (47%), engine (9%), and the interior (9%). We've listed some of the most recent complaints below, see them all on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Engine Stalls/cuts Out While Driving 19 complaints at an average of 57,068 miles in the 2008 Ford Edge.
  2. Loud Roar From Rear Wheel 16 complaints at an average of 50,546 miles in the 2007 Ford Edge.
  3. Surging and Hesitating 6 complaints at an average of 40,990 miles in the 2008 Ford Edge.

What Edge 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 2008 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Recalls TSBs PainRank (?)
2014 53 2 40 16.55
2013 566 2 57 46.13
2012 197 3 48 18.57
2011 398 3 47 30.96
2010 44 5 29 23.08
2009 13 5 21 3.74
2008 178 5 25 53.13
2007 150 4 25 37.12

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