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2008 Subaru Tribeca Overview

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5 Passenger
Avg. Price: $13,836
7 Passenger
2 national listings
Avg. Price: $15,568
Limited 5 Passenger
Avg. Price: $15,807
Limited 5-Passenger w/Navi
Avg. Price: $15,552
Limited 7 Passenger
Avg. Price: $15,854
Limited 7-Passenger w/ Navi and DVD
Avg. Price: $16,291
Limited 7-Passenger w/Navi
Avg. Price: $16,402

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Average User Score

4.85 stars

Based on 6 reviews

Fair And Balanced by Martin
 — The Tribeca offers a good overall performance. The H6 engine delivers in silence and comfort. However the tiptronic transmission is a little slow. The vehicle is robust and can handle some offroad ... Read More
Great Car. by CARLS56VW
 — The Tribeca provided our family great transportation. It was reliable and very comfortable for long trips. It handled well in all weather conditions. The traction control system really makes a differe... Read More
Tribeca -love That Car by Ariane
 — love it - leather seats with heat are the best. supercomfy... entertainment center on the back, plenty of baggage room. Handles well . GPS, reverse camera and full compat computer built it. Still lo... Read More

2008 Subaru Tribeca Overview

Overall User Score

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Based on 6 reviews

2008 Subaru Tribeca

The 2008 Subaru Tribeca is a revised edition of the B9 Tribeca, the midsize SUV Subaru introduced in 2006. The B9 Tribeca never quite caught on; Subaru hopes the re-engineered and redesigned Tribeca will make more of an impact in the crossover sport utility vehicle market.

And there's been a lot of advance buzz about the 2008 Tribeca and its engine. It's still an inline 6-cylinder, but a retooling by Subaru has brought its capacity to 3.6 liters (from 3.0) and its horsepower to 254 (from 245). Torque has improved most dramatically, up to 247 lb.-ft. from 215. In addition, reviewers tout the new engine's improved fuel efficiency.

You'll also see some striking design changes in the new Tribeca. It's more squared-off, less self-consciously aerodynamic than the B9 Tribeca; that translates into a roomier interior as well as a more substantial exterior look. Both the five-passenger and seven-passenger versions offer more headroom and legroom than their predecessors.

The '08 Tribeca is available in two trims (Base and Limited) and two body styles (five-passenger and seven-passenger). 18-inch wheels and an updated automatic transmission make it more roadworthy than before; EPA estimates hold at 18 mpg city, 23 mpg highway. If you're shopping for a crossover SUV, the Tribeca might be worth another look.

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Subaru Tribeca Questions

dboyd1937
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Headlight Problems Tribeca

Ihave constant problemwith bulbs burning out every couple months

1,256 views with 11 answers (last answer 2 months ago)
Amber Miller Tibbs
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Headlights

headlights not working

23 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 months ago)
57gofast
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What Will Cause Drivers Side Only-headlights To Go Out???

we replace the lamps almost yearly-and would halogen lamps -direct fit and be more reliable I do not think that just the lamps are the problem-is there another connection in the wiring harness that ...

25 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 months ago)
Greg Phillips
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Heaters/ac Fan Speed

I can not get the heat to go above 65 and the fan will only allow me to turn up the speed....I reset the battery and this got me to a start off point of 75, then when I tried to go up it went down, th...

436 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 years ago)
BUZZ103
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Headlight

For some reason the left headlight is out of adjustment. How can I make AN ADJUSTMENT TO THE HEAD LIGHT. PURCHASED THIS CAR USED.

1,322 views with 1 answer (last answer 4 years ago)