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Do You Agree With The Average Mileage That Should Be On Your Odometer?

Kelley Blue Book lists the average mileage on a Subaru Outback at just over 75,000 miles for a 2010. However, a 2010 Impreza is listed for normal odometer mileage at 65,000. This is not a mistake....


Should Subaru Install A "fuel Blivet " On Their Vehicle's For Increased Saf...

In case you were unaware, a fuel blivet, is a flexible bladder just like the fuel supply reservoirs for aircraft. They expand and contract so when fuel is depleted there's no air pockets in the m...


Subaru "boxer Engines " Do You Think They Have More Low End Torque?

Boxer engines are "over-square" meaning they have a shorter bore and stroke and larger cylinders and pistons. Normally, people usually associate higher torque with "under square " engines that hav...

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Does The "boxer Engine" Design Improve Performance?

Boxer engines are better balanced than inline Fours, and have two separate heads and opposing cylinders. Do you think they really idle, run more smoothly and generally perform better than inline ...


How's Your Lineartronic Cvt Transmission Holding Up?

Subaru's Lineartronic CVT Transmission has been in circulation now since it was introduced in 2010 on the Subaru Outback 2.5. Have you experienced any problems and how is it working for you? Are ...


Why Am I Limited To A 100 Mile Search On Advanced Search

I am looking for a 2003 or 04 Subaru Outback L.L. Bean edition within a 500 mile range of 30907... why can I not submit that criteria?

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My 2000 Outback Stuggles To Accelerate When The Engine Is Cold And It Loses...

I have 2000 Impreza Outback Sport Wagon with a 2.2 liter engine, and 135,000 miles on it. The car lugs down and does not want to accelerate when the engine is cold. My experience with fuel injected en...

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Aside From Acceleration, Have You Ever Run Out Of Power Climbing Hills Wit...

I'm not talking about a car break down, just normal driving through the high mountain areas. If you could please comment on the gas mileage you got this would be helpful.

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Do You Think Your Subaru Outback Will Make It To 300,000 Miles?

There's a Subaru "high mileage club " and many of these folks have carefully maintained their cars and reached this milestone. Obviously, it takes patience and vigilant service to reach this goal....

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What Is Excessive Mileage Or Too Little?

Assuming you do all the required maintenance at the appropriate intervals, what would you consider to be excessive annual number of miles driven per year? And, is there a minimum number of miles ...

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How To Choose The Best Winter Tires? Snow Chains Question?

The Subaru Outback owner's manual says you cannot use "snow chains ". So, what's the best option? All season tires? And, if you use all season tires does this reduce your fuel mileage? Some ...

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Poor Mileage No Cel

car goes 251 km for 64 liters

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How Many Miles Do You Have On Your 2010 Subaru Outback?

How many miles do you have on your odometer? And, have you had any head gasket repairs or oil burning issues?


Are Outbacks As Rugged As Pictured In Youtube Videos?

We've all seen various videos on the Internet depicting the "off road" capability of Subaru Outbacks. How many of you have actually done that and does the car perform to the expectations that see i...

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Can I Swap 225/55 R 17's For The Current Stock 225/65 R 17's On My New Out...

Hi! I just bought a new 2015 Outback that comes with 225/65 R 17 All Season Bridgestones. I'm on a very steep hill so I would like to mount a wheel/tire package that I used last winter on my Foreste...

91 views with 3 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)

Repair Or Replacement For Console Pocket Box Cover On A 2008 Subaru Outback...

The cover on the small pocket box in the dash in front of the shift will not latch closed. I would like to repair or replace it, but have no idea how to go about removing it. Has anyone ever taken one...

30 views with 2 answers (last answer 3 months ago)
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