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2004 Ford Ranger
Problems & Complaints
Worst 2004 Ranger Problems by Category
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- engine problems11NHTSA complaints: 23
- transmission problems9NHTSA complaints: 10
- fuel system problems5NHTSA complaints: 6
- body / paint problems3NHTSA complaints: 4
- steering problems3
- drivetrain problems2NHTSA complaints: 10
- electrical problems2NHTSA complaints: 1
- windows / windshield problems2NHTSA complaints: 3
- brakes problemsNHTSA: 18
- wheels / hubs problemsNHTSA: 13
- seat belts / air bags problemsNHTSA: 11
- interior accessories problemsNHTSA: 8
- suspension problemsNHTSA: 6
- exterior accessories problemsNHTSA: 3
- miscellaneous problemsNHTSA: 1
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