• (4.6) 18 reviews
  • Inventory Prices: $1,507–$8,643
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 22-25
  • Engine: 165-hp, 2.5-liter H-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: All-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
2004 Subaru Outback

Our Take on the Latest Model 2004 Subaru Outback

What We Don't Like

  • Ride comfort on rough surfaces
  • Limited offroad ability
  • No Low-range gearing

Notable Features

  • Legacy-based Outback
  • Impreza-based Outback Sport
  • Four-cylinder or six-cylinder
  • Manual or automatic
  • Additional ground clearance

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 18 reviews

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Great car, AWD chews through snow

by Jay from Calgary, AB on November 16, 2017

I bought this car because of it’s all wheel drive and it has delivered, I live in snow and it definitely does great in it. I have the 35 anniversary edition and it has everything I could ask for and m... Read Full Review

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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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