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What Wrong with the Cougar Generation 5 (1982—1982)?

This generation has 1 complaints spread out over 1 years. It ranks 4th in reliability out of 33 generations.

Common Mercury Problems

We're still collecting information on the Generation 5 Cougar. In the meantime, checkout this list of problems affecting other Mercury vehicles.

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What Breaks the Most

Let's take a look at the wost overall complaints submitted to CarComplaints.com over the years.

The complaints are sorted by their relative PainRank™ – a score created by combining data about when the problem started, how much it costs to fix, and the overall pain rating submitted by real owners.

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