Worst Complaints About the Subaru Impreza WRX

Impreza WRX owners are having the most trouble with the clutch (26%), engine (26%), and the windows (20%). We've listed the most common owner complaints below. The full list is available on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Engine Failure 2 complaints at an average of 29,899 miles in the 2014 Subaru Impreza WRX.
  2. Spun Rod Bearings 2 complaints at an average of 85,000 miles in the 2009 Subaru Impreza WRX.
  3. Easily Cracks 1 complaints at an average of 13,670 miles in the 2014 Subaru Impreza WRX.

What's Wrong with the Impreza WRX?

Watch out for the 4th generation's (2012–2014) 2.3 PainRank™, which is the worst of 2 generations.

Generation Model Years Reliability Complaints PainRank (?)
4th Gen Impreza WRX 2012–2014
6 2.3
3rd Gen Impreza WRX 2009–2011
9 1.63

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