No car is perfect, but we've gathered everything relating to the Subaru reliability here to help you decide if it's a smart buy.
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Subaru Forester 2015: Diesel particulate light flashing
Eight weeks ago I purchased a 2015 Subaru Forester diesel from a dealer. Today the diesel particulate light on the dash started flashing. Two local mechanics said it was a big job, $2000-$4000. It ...Read more
Subaru Outback: Replacement key cost
My dad lost his keys for his Subaru Outback, are they cheap to replace from our local dealer? Read more
Do you think Subaru Australia would consider coming to the party like American Subaru and extend warranties in regards to what I believe to be a problem good enough for a recall? My Outback is only 8 ...Read more
Subaru Forester 2000: Slips while accelerating
I have a pull clutch in my 2000 Forester GT it slips in normal use when accelerating. Why is this so? Read more
Subaru Forester 2010: Transmission problems
I have a 2010 Subaru Forester. I was told my auto transmission was shot, AT TEMP, TRACTION and ABS warning lights are on. Had a second-hand Transmission installed, including the electronic black box ...Read more
Mazda CX-3: Is it a good family car?
Should I buy a new Mazda CX-3 or Subaru XV? I have a family of four including myself and I'm looking for a compact SUV that has good safety features, but one just for casual weekend drives. Read more
Subaru Forester 2019: Would luggage be thrown forward in an accident?
I'm interested in the 2019 Subaru Forester and the Outback, but my wife is worried that in the event of an accident luggage will be propelled forward into the vehicle. I have said that the cargo ...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 Forester 2013: Is it using too much oil?
I have a 2013 Subaru Forester 2.5S. It has done 80,000 km in 5 1/2 years, and has been serviced as per the Service Log Book. Since approx. the 20,000 km mark the engine has been using a lot of oil. ...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
Subaru Forester: Should I get a turbo?
I am thinking about getting a Subaru Forester. I need to know what the difference is between the turbo and non-turbo. Am I missing out on some major performance if I get the non-turbo? Also, what ...Read more
Nissan X-Trail vs Subaru Forester: Which is better?
Which is the better choice, a 2013 Nissan X-Trail with 100,000 km in good shape versus a 2013 Subaru Forester with 40,000 km in very good shape when the price is $10,000 for the X-Trail and $20,000 ...Read more
Subaru Forester 2005: Window wipers and radio take a while to come on
The window wipers and radio sometimes do not come on immediately when my 2005 Subaru Forester is started, and whilst driving both start working. Read more