1st Generation (2005—2006) GT Problems

This generations ranks 14th out of 102 Ford generations in reliability and is one of the safer bets out there. Owners have the most complaints about the body (50%), engine (50%), and the We've listed some of the most recent complaints below, see them all on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Lost Power, Acceleration 1 complaints at an average of 73,332 miles in the 2005 Ford GT.
  2. Paint Peeling 2 complaints at an average of 85,111 miles in the 2006 Ford GT.
  3. Dies While Driving 1 complaints at an average of 134,000 miles in the 2006 Ford GT.

What GT 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 2006 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Recalls TSBs PainRank (?)
2006 3 3 4 0.58
2005 1 4 18 0.43

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