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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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$626
Annual Repair Cost
on average
The annual maintenance cost of a 1998 Subaru Legacy is $626. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common 1998 Subaru Legacy Problems

1998 Subaru Legacy vehicles have 3 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 extend...
A failure in the anti-lock brake system (abs) causes the abs pump to continuously run, which will eventually wear dow...

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The Subaru Legacy Reliability Rating is 4.0 out of 5.0, which ranks it 15th out of 24 for midsize cars. The average annual repair cost is $626 which means it has poor ownership costs. The severity of repairs is low while frequency of those issues is average, so major issues are uncommon 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 28 related questions for 1998 Subaru Legacy vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked questions.
My brake light keeps burning out every time i replace it with a new bulb
Im looking inoto buying a 1998 subaru legacy brighton. the guy says an alignment cant be done and theres a small leaj...

1998 Subaru Legacy Recalls

1998 Subaru Legacy vehicles have 5 known recalls. The most common recall is: Recall 00I002000.
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