• (4.5) 15 reviews
  • Available Prices: $1,545–$5,685
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 25
  • Engine: 165-hp, 2.5-liter H-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x4
  • Seats: 5
1998 Subaru Forester

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Most fun and reliable care i've owned

by Subigirl72 from Grand Rapids, MI on September 15, 2017

This car is absolutely amazing. I bought this car from my brother who never took care of it about a year ago for super cheap. He never changed the oil or any fluids (11,000 on oil and transmission flu... Read Full Review

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There is currently 1 recall for this car.

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $5,000 per year.

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