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2003 Subaru Forester Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 2003 Subaru Forester

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The annual maintenance cost of a 2003 Subaru Forester is $622. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common 2003 Subaru Forester Problems

2003 Subaru Forester vehicles have 8 reported problems. The most commonly reported 2003 Subaru Forester problem is: Check Engine Light Due to Failed Catalytic Converter.

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2003 Subaru Forester Reviews

2003 Subaru Forester vehicles rate highest in Heating and needs improvement in Body
Overall (3 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
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Electrical & Lights
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Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
2003 Subaru Forester Reliability Rating
Below 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 $622 which means it has poor ownership costs. The frequency and severity of repairs are both fairly average when compared with all other vehicles.

Most Common 2003 Subaru Forester Questions

There are 8 related questions for 2003 Subaru Forester vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked 2003 Subaru Forester questions.
Its a 2003 forester i own looking to replace it with a 2004 outback windshield
I thi8nk I have tom cut off and replace axle etc. Your thoughts?

2003 Subaru Forester Recalls

2003 Subaru Forester vehicles have 3 known recalls. The most common recall is: Front Lower Control Arms May Break.