1999 Subaru Forester Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1999 Subaru Forester

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Annual Repair Cost
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The annual maintenance cost of a Subaru Forester is $645. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common 1999 Subaru Forester Problems

1999 Subaru Forester vehicles have 9 reported problems.The most commonly reported 1999 Subaru Forester problem is: Check Engine Light Due to Failed Catalytic Converter
The check engine light may illuminate because of low catalytic converter efficiency. this same issue may cause the ca...
The head gasket has a high failure rate due to cooling system problems. subaru is aware of the problem and has extend...

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Above Average

The Subaru Forester Reliability Rating is 4.0 out of 5.0, which ranks it 20th out of 26 for compact SUVs. The average annual repair cost is $645 which means it has poor ownership costs. The frequency and severity of repairs are both fairly average when compared with all other vehicles.

1999 Subaru Forester Reviews

1999 Subaru Forester vehicles rate highest in Heating and needs improvement in Body
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Most Common 1999 Subaru Forester Questions

There are 38 related questions for 1999 Subaru Forester vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked questions.
My right front window will not roll down from driver side switch and passenger door switch and i also can't find the ...
Power steering all of a sudden went, now its very hard to turn wheel. at the same time, indicator lights for parking ...

1999 Subaru Forester Recalls

1999 Subaru Forester vehicles have 1 known recalls. The most common recall is: Recall 99V040000.
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