Consumer Reports "Worse of the Worst" List (Cars and Trucks to Avoid)...Any opinions on these?? Agree/ disagree??


Asked by Mar 28, 2013 at 08:33 PM

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Worst of the worst

These models, listed alphabetically, have multiple years of much-worse-than-average reliability
among 2002 to 2011 models.

Audi Q5 (V6)
BMW 535i
BMW X5 (6-cyl.)
Cadillac STS
Chevrolet Aveo
Chevrolet Blazer
Chevrolet Uplander
Chrysler PT Cruiser
Chrysler Town & Country
Chrysler PT Cruiser (turbo)
Dodge Caravan
Dodge Grand Caravan
Ford Thunderbird
GMC Acadia
Jaguar S-Type, XF
Kia Sedona
Mercedes-Benz GL-Class
Mini Cooper Clubman S
Mini Cooper Hatchback S
Pontiac Montana, Montana SV6
Saturn Outlook
Saturn Relay
Volkswagen New Beetle convertible

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I see a lot of familiar names...


I heard those damn Mini Coopers lock the owners out in the cold!


None of the names on the list are a surprise...I've heard not so good things about Mini Cooper reliability as's a popular car here on the East Coast though. Let's see what Judge Roy aka Crazy Bob has to say about his Mini....LOL!

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