The 4th generation of the WRX has a cumulative PainRank™ of 10.88. That can be compared against other Subaru generations. Shopping for a Subaru? You should probably steer clear of this generation.
Owners of the 2015–2016 WRX model years have sent in 49 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the clutch (73%) followed by the transmission (10%) and the engine (6%).