Subaru Legacy Problems

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Most Common Subaru Legacy Problems

The head gasket has a high failure rate due to cooling system problems.
A failure in the anti-lock brake system (ABS) causes the ABS pump to continuously run, which will eventually wear down the battery.
The front oxygen (air fuel ratio) sensor element may develop a crack, causing the Check Engine Light to illuminate.
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2 Known Subaru Legacy Brake Problems

1 Known Subaru Legacy Drive Train Problem

4 Known Subaru Legacy Engine Problems

1 Known Subaru Legacy Exhaust & Emissions Problem

8 Known Subaru Legacy Problems

Years to Avoid
Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, Subaru Legacy years 2001, 2000, and 1999 are the most likely to experience problems.
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