5th Gen (2015 – 2018) Ford Transit Problems

The 5th generation of the Transit has a cumulative PainRank™ of 2.54. That can be compared against other Ford generations. Shopping for a Ford? This generation is generally a good bet.

Owners of the 2015–2018 Transit model years have sent in 19 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the engine (36%) followed by the hvac (15%) and the drivetrain (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 0
2016 5
2015 14

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