2005 Subaru Outback Repair & Maintenance Costs

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

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Annual Repair Cost
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The annual maintenance cost of a Subaru Outback is $657. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common 2005 Subaru Outback Problems

2005 Subaru Outback vehicles have 3 reported problems.The most commonly reported 2005 Subaru Outback problem is: Vibtation or Shutter on Acceleration
A vibration or shutter may be noted on acceleration. if the transmission torque converter is suspected a revised part...
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 Outback Reliability Rating is 4.0 out of 5.0, which ranks it 17th out of 26 for midsize SUVs. The average annual repair cost is $657 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 Outback.

2005 Subaru Outback Reviews

2005 Subaru Outback vehicles rate highest in Heating and needs improvement in Brakes
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Most Common 2005 Subaru Outback Questions

There are 38 related questions for 2005 Subaru Outback vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked questions.
I have a subaru 2005 outback 2.5 i sport light is flashing when on the highway 250,000km in town slow speeds it stay...
Rear parking lights and drivers front parking light won't turn off unless battery is unhooked. drains the battery
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