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2005 Subaru Forester Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 2005 Subaru Forester

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The annual maintenance cost of a 2005 Subaru Forester is $622. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common 2005 Subaru Forester Problems

2005 Subaru Forester vehicles have 7 reported problems. The most commonly reported 2005 Subaru Forester problem is: Check Engine Light Due to Failed Catalytic Converter.

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2005 Subaru Forester Reviews

2005 Subaru Forester vehicles rate highest in Electrical and needs improvement in Suspension
Overall (2 Reviews)
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Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
2005 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 2005 Subaru Forester Questions

There are 7 related questions for 2005 Subaru Forester vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked 2005 Subaru Forester questions.

2005 Subaru Forester Recalls

2005 Subaru Forester vehicles have 1 known recalls. The most common recall is: Front Lower Control Arms May Break.