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What's Wrong with the Subaru Impreza?

The Subaru Impreza has a total of 195 complaints. The majority of the complaints involve the engine (32%) followed by the transmission (8%) and the windows (7%).

We'd recommend avoiding the 3rd generation (2008–2011) which has the worst overall PainRank™ of 8.67

How Impreza Generations Rank

Worst Overall Impreza Complaints

Let's take a look at the most common Impreza complaints submitted to over the years.

The complaints are sorted by their PainRank™ which is a score calculated by combining data points such as 1) how long does it take for the problem to start 2) how much does it cost to fix 3) what rank did owners assign to this problem, etc.

Most Complained About Impreza Years

A quick look at which years have the highest complaint volumes. Clicking on the year will take you to their problem pages on