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Subaru Outback Problems

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Most Common Subaru Outback Problems

The head gasket has a high failure rate due to cooling system problems.
A vibration or shutter may be noted on acceleration.
The front oxygen (air fuel ratio) sensor element may develop a crack, causing the Check Engine Light to illuminate.
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1 Known Subaru Outback Brake Problem

1 Known Subaru Outback Drive Train Problem

3 Known Subaru Outback Engine Problems

1 Known Subaru Outback Exhaust & Emissions Problem

6 Known Subaru Outback Problems

Years to Avoid

Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, Subaru Outback years 2010, 2005, and 2000 are the most likely to experience problems.

2010 Subaru Outback
2005 Subaru Outback
2000 Subaru Outback
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