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1998 Subaru Legacy Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1998 Subaru Legacy

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1998 Subaru Legacy

Most Common 1998 Subaru Legacy Problems

1998 Subaru Legacy vehicles have 11 reported problems.The most commonly reported 1998 Subaru Legacy problem is: Cooling System Problems Cause Head Gasket Failure
The head gasket has a high failure rate due to cooling system problems. subaru is aware of the problem and has...
A failure in the anti-lock brake system (abs) causes the abs pump to continuously run, which will eventually wear...

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Above Average
The Subaru Legacy Reliability Rating is 4.0 out of 5.0, which ranks it 16th out of 24 for midsize cars. The average annual repair cost is $563 which means it has average ownership costs. The severity of repairs is average, and major issues are less frequent than average, so major repairs are not common for the Legacy.

1998 Subaru Legacy Reviews

1998 Subaru Legacy vehicles rate highest in Suspension and needs improvement in Electrical
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Most Common 1998 Subaru Legacy Questions

There are 58 related questions for 1998 Subaru Legacy vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked questions.
I read where there are probably other repairs and go along with oxygen sensor replacement could you tell me what...
Yesterday i replaced vss in my 1998 subaru legacy, car wouldn't start, put the old sensor back in, car wouldn't start...
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