The 4th generation of the Legacy has a cumulative PainRank™ of 4.7. That can be compared against other Subaru generations. Shopping for a Subaru? You could do worse (but you could also do better).
Owners of the 2005–2009 Legacy model years have sent in 43 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the engine (41%) followed by the wheels (9%) and the drivetrain (6%).