What Tracer Owners Complain About

Sometimes it helps just to tally up the complaints and see where the biggest stacks are. Use this information to learn about troublespots or to run for the hills.

Tracer Generations

The Tracer has 3 generations, each with their own issues. Using the same PainRank™ system we've determined that you're better off avoiding the 3rd generation (1997–1999).

  1. 3rd Generation Tracer

    Years
    1997–1999
    Reliability
    12th of 28
    PainRank
    1.75
    Complaints
    17
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  2. 2nd Generation Tracer

    Years
    1991–1996
    Reliability
    1st of 28
    PainRank
    0.32
    Complaints
    7
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  3. 1st Generation Tracer

    Years
    1988–1990
    Reliability
    1st of 28
    PainRank
    N/A
    Complaints
    1
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Tracer Key Numbers

  1. 24 complaints

    Running tally of owner grievances filed to CarComplaints.com.

  2. 241 service bulletins

    Documenting the process of troubleshooting common problems.

  3. 12 recall campaigns

    Time-sensitive, free repairs for widespread safety problems.