6th Gen (2015 – 2018) Ford Mustang Problems

The 6th generation of the Mustang has a cumulative PainRank™ of 13.26. That can be compared against other Ford generations. Shopping for a Ford? So far, so good. But there are some warning signs to watch for.

Owners of the 2015–2018 Mustang model years have sent in 144 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the drivetrain (21%) followed by the engine (15%) and the body (10%).

Comparing Years in This Generation

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 2015 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Reliability PainRank (?)
2018 0
2017 9
2016 54
2015 81

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