• (4.0) 9 reviews
  • MSRP: $1,730$9,154
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 24
  • Engine: 165-hp, 2.5-liter H-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: All-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
2004 Subaru Legacy

Our Take on the 2004 Subaru Legacy

A new 2.5 GT model in Subaru’s larger Legacy series consolidated the previous GT and GT Limited for the 2003 model year. A new Sportshift feature for the automatic transmission allowed manual gear selection. A Special Edition package for the L sedan and wagon added some equipment from the 2.... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • No Low-range gearing
  • Minimal offroad capability

Notable Features

  • Sedan and wagon body styles
  • 165-hp, 2.5-liter six-cylinder
  • Manual or automatic
  • AWD
  • Available Outback versions

2004 Subaru Legacy Reviews

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 9 reviews

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Perfect car for my daughter

by Dick from Lincoln, RI on April 26, 2011

I was looking for a car for my daughter and had a budget which allowed a certain amount, not enough for a new vehicle. Under Consumers Reports, they listed the 2004 Legacy as a Used Car to Buy. I went... Read Full Review

6 Trim Levels Available

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2004 Subaru Legacy Safety Ratings

Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 8 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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