The 1st generation of the Probe has a cumulative PainRank™ of 1.22. That can be compared against other Ford generations. Shopping for a Ford? This generation is generally a good bet.
Owners of the 1989–1992 Probe model years have sent in 29 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the engine (31%) followed by the transmission (13%) and the cooling system (10%).