The 1st generation of the Acadia has a cumulative PainRank™ of 21.57. That can be compared against other GMC generations. Shopping for a GMC? You should avoid this generation like the plague that it is.
Owners of the 2007–2016 Acadia model years have sent in 535 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the transmission (25%) followed by the engine (15%) and the steering (11%).