Subaru Impreza Problems
No car is perfect, but we've gathered everything relating to the Subaru Impreza reliability here to help you decide if it's a smart buy.
What car should I buy?
I'm currently planning to buy a car and am torn between three cars, the Subaru Impreza 2.0 S sedan, Toyota Camry Sports Accent hybrid and Kia Cerato GT. Can you advice which is the best out of the ...Read more
Subaru Impreza 2017: What's a good replacement?
I'm looking for a car to replace my written-off 2017 Subaru Impreza sedan and was hoping for some recommendations. I drive 40 km each way to work daily, with a combination of city and highway driving ...Read more
Subaru Australia recalls more than 121,000 vehicles: Forester, XV, Impreza, and WRX models impacted
Subaru has launched a major 121,754-vehicle recall to fix a potential fault which can cause the brake lights to fail (though the brakes themselves will still work), with every Forester, WRX, Impreza ...Read more
Subaru Impreza 2011: Fitting out exhaust, custom lights and body kit
I was looking at getting an exhaust, custom lights and maybe a body kit for a 2011 Subaru Impreza R G3, but all I can find online are those things but for the WRX STi only. Was wondering if they'd ...Read more
Subaru Impreza 2010: Can the RS fit a Holden LS1 engine?
Just wondering if a Holden LS1 engine would fit into my 2010 Subaru Impreza RS? Read more
Subaru freezes 60 per cent of global output after faulty part discovered
If you've got a Subaru on backorder, be prepared to wait a little longer. Because one of the Japanese brand's two global production facilities has been frozen after a suspected faulty in a power- ...Read more
Subaru Impreza 2017: Window suddenly shattered
Whilst driving my 2017 Subaru Impreza, the driver's side front power window suddenly shattered. There was no indication of anything being thrown at it for it to explode. I did not see anything in my ...Read more
Ram 2500 and 3500 lead latest round of safety recalls
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has issued its latest round of safety recalls, led by American Special Vehicle’s converted Ram 2500 and 3500 pick-ups. ...Read more
Subaru Impreza 1995: How much can it tow?
Is an 1800 cc 1995 Subaru Impreza capable of towing an all-up weight under 500kg? Read more
Which hatchback should I buy?
We are buying a new car soon, and have a few key questions. We are buying around December this year, is December the best time to buy, or is January better? We plan on having the car for at least ...Read more
Subaru Impreza 2006: Any tips for selling used? What price should I ask?
I’ve advertised my 2006 Subaru Impreza for a week without any inquiries. I’m asking $9000 negotiable. Is it too high? It’s only used locally, has done 68,000 km, is always garaged, and is in great ...Read more
Subaru, Jeep, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, HSV lead latest recalls
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commissions (ACCC) has issued its latest round of safety recalls, with a number of models called back from Subaru, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, HSV... Read more
What is the update on the Takata airbag recall?
I have recently received the letter that my 2011 Subaru Impreza has been affected by the ongoing Takata airbag recall. I contacted the customer helpline to get some sort of estimation on the length ...Read more
Factory vs. Aftermarket: which oil is better?
Subaru specifies 0W-20 engine oil as the factory standard for my 2016 model. I'm thinking of using Mobil 10W-40 fully synthetic oil. Is this advisable? Will there be any adverse effects? Read more
Do you have to pay stamp duty when moving states?
I originally bought my 2013 Subaru Impreza in the ACT. I have moved to NSW four years later and have been to the RMS to change my registration over to NSW. They questioned the zero amount paid as ...Read more
ACCC issues fourteen recalls in past fortnight
A number of potentially hazardous faults have been identified in vehicles sold in Australia, prompting a wide range of recalls. Read more
Holden Commodore: What's a good replacement?
I'm looking for advice in regard to purchasing a new car. I currently have a 2003 VY Commodore SV8, and I am looking for something a little smaller and more economical to run.The new car needs to be ...Read more
Should I pick a 2017 Mazda 3 or Subaru Impreza?
I am looking at purchasing either a new Mazda 3 Maxx or the Subaru Impreza in the near future. I was leaning towards the Impreza, but all the comments about the CVT transmission have me concerned, ...Read more
Used small cars review: 2007-2010
You can save a motza on a late-model used car, because the first owner has already taken the biggest hit... usually 30-50 percent, in depreciation. Ideally, you want to be the second owner, and hang ...Read more