Compare Pontiac Vehicles

PainRank combines owner data, recall frequency, vehicle age, and other factors to give you a guide about which vehicles are a pain-in-the-butt to own. We’ve also ranked Pontiac generations, so you can get a better sense of which vehicles and model years you should avoid like the plague.

Why You Should Avoid the 1st Generation Pontiac G6

From 2005 to 2010, the G6 accumulated an overall PainRank™ of 33.89. By our math that means it ranks last in overall reliability. See why it ranks so poorly.

Want to know now all 29 Pontiac generations rank?

Rank Model Generation Years Reliability PainRank
29th G6 Gen 1 2005—2010
33.89
28th Grand Am Gen 5 1999—2005
21.48
27th Grand Prix Gen 7 2004—2008
17.34