1987 Subaru GL Overview


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2dr 4WD Hatchback
2dr Hatchback
2dr Turbo 4WD Hatchback
4WD Sedan
4WD Wagon
GL-10 Sedan
GL-10 Turbo 4WD Sedan
GL-10 Turbo 4WD Wagon
GL-10 Turbo Sedan
GL-10 Turbo Wagon
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Subaru GL Experts

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Average User Score

45 stars

Based on 3 reviews

This Is My Favorite Car by Orlando
 — I got this car when i was actually looking at something else. But i ended up totally loving it. It was econimical as all can be and save for a carbeurator issue was a perfcet car. never a problemalway... Read More
I Would Drive This Car To New York And Back If I Had To. by Corey
 — This little Roo (LR) has been in the family for about 13 years. In that time I've done about $1500($115 a yr) in maintenance.The Roo isn't a hot rod or a huge mud bogger, But the Roo makes up for it o... Read More
Go For The 4wd And Turbo If Considering This Car- by Ian
 — I briefly owned a pristine GL hatchback that was white with a navy blue crushed velvet interior, which belonged to my grandmother before she passed. This car had no power steering and it felt like th... Read More
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Subaru GL Questions


Subaru Gl Wagon Automatic Transmission

Just stopped working, no warning, worked great, then instantlly nothing, what the heck???

472 views with 2 answers (last answer 3 years ago)

What Subaru Engines Are Compatible To Fit In My 1987 Sub. Gl Wagon, 1.8l 5 ...

Engine reaching the end of its life soon, rest of car is in great shape, hoping to keep it around if I can get a good deal on a compatible engine and stick it in!

426 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 years ago)

Timing Diagram To Setcams After Belt Breaks

I have a 1987 GL 1.8L. Broke the drivers side belt. Can someone tell me how to time the belts or have a diagram of thr proper way toreplace the belts

2,926 views with 2 answers (last answer 6 years ago)

Crank Pulley

Cracked my crank pulley Where can I find Another?

784 views with 1 answer (last answer 7 years ago)

Engine Transfer

I have a 91 subaru loyale with a broken transmission. i found an 87 gl 4x4 station wagon that has the carburated engine that has an overheating issue. is it possible to switch engines from my 92 sedan...

342 views with 2 answers (last answer 10 months ago)