1999 Subaru Legacy

1999 Subaru Legacy Prices
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1999 Subaru Legacy Fuel Economy
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1999 Subaru Legacy Reliability Rating

KEY: Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Moderate Problems Moderate Problems Significant Problems Significant Problems

Category

Rating

Comments

Engine

Significant Problems Occasional problems on this vehicle are failures of the Cylinder Head Gaskets (2.5L engine only), and the Mass Air Flow (MAF) Sensor. Problems with the Cylinder Head Gaskets can cause the engine to overheat. Problems with the MAF Sensor can cause a drivability problem, and may cause the Check Engine Light to illuminate. Subaru has issued bulletin WWG-90 for replacement of the MAF Sensor Element. The cost to repair the Cylinder Head Gaskets is estimated at $142 for parts and $767 for labor. The cost to replace the MAF Sensor is estimated at $68 for parts and $65 for labor. All prices are estimates based on $65 per flat rate hour and do not include diagnostic time or any applicable sales tax.

Transmission & Driveline

Significant Problems An occasional problem on this vehicle is the failure of the Automatic Transmission. The cost for a remanufactured Automatic Transmission is estimated at $2,700 for parts and $422.50 for labor. All prices are estimates based on $65.00 per flat rate hour and do not include diagnostic time or any applicable sales tax.

Steering & Suspension

Minimal Problems Infrequent problems reported, all with low repair costs.

Brakes

Minimal Problems Infrequent problems reported, all with low repair costs.

Heating & Air Conditioning

Minimal Problems Infrequent problems reported, all with low repair costs.

Starting & Charging

Minimal Problems Infrequent problems reported, all with low repair costs.

Accessories

Moderate Problems An occasional problem on this vehicle is the failure of the Speedometer Head. Problems with the Speedometer Head will cause the Speedometer to not indicate the correct vehicle speed. The cost to replace the Speedometer Head is estimated at $133 for parts and $97.50 for labor. All prices are estimates based on $65 per flat rate hour and do not include diagnostic time or any applicable sales tax.

Overall

4 out of 5 4 out of 5

*Repair costs are based on a flat rate of $65.00 per hour and do not include diagnostic time or any applicable sales tax.

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KEY: Minimal Problems Minimal Problems  Moderate Problems Moderate Problems  Significant Problems Significant Problems
Click year for details: 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
Engine Moderate Problems Moderate Problems Minimal Problems Significant Problems Significant Problems Significant Problems
Transmission & Driveline Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Significant Problems
Steering & Suspension Significant Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems
Brakes Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems
Heating & Air Conditioning Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems
Starting & Charging Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems
Accessories Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Minimal Problems Moderate Problems
Overall 4 out of 5 5 out of 5 5 out of 5 5 out of 5 5 out of 5 4 out of 5
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