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Pontiac Phoenix

Model Year Comparison

Worst Model Year
1981
Worst Category
transmission Problems

We don't have a lot of complaints on file for the Pontiac Phoenix — feel free to add yours here. Probably because it's so old, no one bothers to post complaints anymore.

The 1981 Pontiac Phoenix has the most overall complaints, & we also rate 1981 as the worst model year ranked on several factors such as repair cost & average mileage when problems occur. The most-reported problem is also with the 1981 Pontiac Phoenix for trans fluid leaks from passenger side axle opening.

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