What's Wrong with the Ford Bronco?

Bronco owners have made 31 complaints to CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most active below. Most are about the engine (32%), followed by the electrical (22%) and the transmission (9%).

Want more information about these problems? Clicking on the link will bring you over to CarComplaints.com for additional details. While you're there, add your own complaints about the Bronco.

Comparing Bronco Generations

Watch out for the 4th generation's (1987–1991) 1.11 PainRank™, which is the worst of 4 generations. Looking for a year-to-year comparison? We've got that too.

Generation Model Years Reliability Complaints PainRank (?)
5th Gen Bronco 1992–1996
5 0.2
4th Gen Bronco 1987–1991
18 1.11
3rd Gen Bronco 1983–1986
7 0.7
2nd Gen Bronco 1978–1978
1 0.28

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The Worst Bronco Years

This bar chart shows the seven years with the highest complaint volume. Clicking on the year will take you to their problem pages on CarComplaints.com.

But wait, there's more ... outside of the top seven, there's the 1996 (1), 1985 (1), 1983 (1), 1978 (1), 1992 (0), 1994 (0), 1993 (0), and 1987 (0).