What's Wrong with the Ford Contour?

Contour owners have made 201 complaints to CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most active below. Most are about the engine (25%), followed by the fuel system (17%) and the electrical (12%).

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 Contour.

Comparing Contour Generations

The Contour only has one generation which runs from 1995 to 2000. To date, it's earned a PainRank™ of 7.31 which ranks 56th. Looking for a year-to-year comparison? We've got that too.

Generation Model Years Reliability Complaints PainRank (?)
1st Gen Contour 1995–2000
201 7.31

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The Worst Contour 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.