The 1st generation of the Impreza has a cumulative PainRank™ of 0.34. That can be compared against other Subaru generations. Shopping for a Subaru? This generation is generally a good bet.
Owners of the 1993–2000 Impreza model years have sent in 10 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the engine (20%) followed by the hvac (10%) and the exterior (10%).