2007 Subaru Outback Overview


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2007 Subaru Outback Overview

Some new audio upgrades and a selective engine performance booster are added to the 2007 Subaru Outback. This popular crossover SUV comes in both sedan and wagon form, though the rugged and versatile wagon is the most popular model. Featuring all-wheel drive, it is similar to the Legacy, although it has higher ground clearance.

Subaru offers a confusing number of trims for the 2007 Outback, but 3 engine choices are available. The 2.5-liter, 175-hp naturally aspirated boxer 4-cylinder comes in Base, 2.5i, L.L. Bean and Limited trims. A turbo version of this is available in the 2.5XT and hits 243 hp. The 3.0-liter H6 is a 6-cylinder boxer engine that gets 245 hp. The Outback seats 5 in two rows, with a cargo capacity that expands to 62 cubic feet with the rear seats folded flat. Standard equipment includes power features, a roof rack and air conditioning. More luxuries like heated leather seats, a sunroof and a navigation system come with the higher trims.

New in the 2007 Outback are a standard tire pressure monitor, MP3 capability and upgraded sound systems. The Basic model loses the power driver's seat. SI-Drive is now standard in the Outback XT. This allows you to select engine performance depending on whether you want a sporty drive or a more economical, gas-saving drive. There are 3 modes: Intelligent, Sport and Sport Sharp.

The 2007 Outback is popular for tackling snow and rough road conditions, though it has no low-range gearing for off-roading. The interior is comfortable, and the ride quiet and smooth. Owners love all the standard features. Complaints focus on cramped rear legroom, turbo lag, wind noise, and soft brakes that require a lot of foot pressure.


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    Engine Replacement

    I have an 07 subaru outback wagon that needs a new engine. It is a 4 cyl non turbo with a manual transmission. NnvBesides the 07 are there any other years that I could use if needed? Thank you

    1,816 views with 11 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)

    Why My 2007 Subaru Outback Has High Pm While Driving When I Shift To Neutra...

    I don't have problem to start the car While I am driving it, the rpm are usually on 1500 when I shift to Neutral The car has burning lots more gas then usual for Subaru

    47 views with 7 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)

    Knocking Noise

    When you drive my wife outback when you take your foot off the gas you hear a knocking noise from the drivers side of the engine anyone got any suggestions

    19 views with 3 answers (last answer about a month ago)

    Is There Any Motor Swap That Is Not Crazy Expensive For An 07 Outback 2.5i

    I blew the motor in my out back and don't have much to put in to it. what is the cheapest engine I can put in without a problem.

    22 views with 8 answers (last answer about a month ago)

    Rear Wiper On Subaru Outback

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