1996 Subaru Legacy Overview


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4 Dr Brighton AWD Wagon
4 national listings
4 Dr GT AWD Sedan
4 Dr GT AWD Wagon
1 national listing
4 Dr L AWD Sedan
Avg. Price: $3,323
4 Dr L AWD Wagon
9 national listings
4 Dr L Sedan
4 Dr L Wagon
4 Dr LS AWD Sedan
4 Dr LS AWD Wagon
4 Dr LSi AWD Sedan
4 Dr LSi AWD Wagon
2 national listings
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Subaru Legacy Experts

#1 Nick Eidemiller
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Tom Demyan
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Average User Score

4.55 stars

Based on 22 reviews

Tough And Roomy by Sheri
 — Like this car for its go power and traction in Virginia winters of ice and snow. Can climb a hill like a 4 x 4 truck! Gets great gas mileage on Highway and long trips and good around town too. Great f... Read More
Scooby Legacy Gt by Dan
 — Understated, M3 crushing performance. Solid as a rock inside and out. Looks awesome in my opinion. Inside has all the toys you would possibly want or need, sucks petrol like an oil tanker though.... Read More
Well Spent £25 by John
 — 2nd farm car, bought from a nieghbour... the combination of a 1.8l Subaru Boxxer engine and the virtual non-existance of exhaust pipe meant the making of a monster that could go anywhere and be heard ... Read More

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Subaru Legacy Questions


I Have A Used Subaru Legacy 96 That Has Worn Out 195 60 15inch Tires That I...

3 views with 1 answer (last answer about a week ago)

What Causes A 1996 Subaru Legacy Wagon To Get Stuck In Park And How Do I Fi...

My 1996 subaru legacy wagon got stuck in park then the heater blower stopped working and now the brake lights and horn don't work. the fuse to the brake lights IS NOT blown but there is no power goi...

7 views with 1 answer (last answer about a week ago)

96 Subaru Legacy 2.2 Runs Great But Once In Awhile It Will Start To Spit An...

runs great but every once in awhile when you accelerate it will start to spit and sputter and the check engine light blinks then stays on then it all goes away and runs great but light stays on had ...

36 views with 5 answers (last answer about a month ago)

How Long Do Subaru Legacys Last?

What is a typical lifespan for Subaru Legacy wagons? I have a 1996 Subaru Legacy Brighton with 132,000 miles (bought it used, with 18k already on it). I've kept it maintained over the years. Two di...

31,238 views with 43 answers (last answer about a month ago)

1996 Subaru Legacy Wagon 2.2

I recently bought a 1996 subaru legacy wagon 2.2..Ran fine for couple months..About a week ago the check engine light came on.Also the temp needle read Hot but heater blew cold..No obvious signs of ov...

140 views with 3 answers (last answer 4 months ago)