Ford Flex Recalls & Reliability
There have been no safety recalls issued from NHTSA.
Our reliability score is based on the J.D. Power and Associates Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS) rating or, if unavailable, the J.D. Power Predicted Reliability rating.
|Predicted Reliability Score|
- Among The Best
- Better Than Most
- About Average
- The Rest
J.D. Power and Associates Power Circle Ratings do not include all information used to determine J.D. Power and Associates awards. See JDPower.com for more information on Power Circle Ratings. Your experience may vary.
All information provided by J.D. Power and Associates is proprietary information owned by J.D. Power and Associates and is protected by U.S. and international copyright law and conventions. Reproduction of this information, in whole or in part, by any means is prohibited without the express written consent of J.D. Power and Associates, other than printing copies of the J.D. Power and Associates content by site visitors for their personal use. J.D. Power and Associates® is a registered trademark of J.D. Power and Associates.
Ford covers the 2012 Flex with a three-year/36,000-mile bumper-to-bumper warranty and a five-year/60,000-mile powertrain warranty. Compared with other three-row crossovers, that’s about average. The Toyota Highlander is covered for the same amount of time and mileage as the Flex, and while the Chevrolet Traverse comes with a five-year/100,000-mile powertrain warranty, it doesn’t have a bumper-to-bumper warranty or its equivalent. Overall, J.D. Power gives Ford an Overall Quality rating of three out of five, or “About Average.”