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THe head gasket on my 1998 Outback begin leaking oil after warranty. Cost for repair was 1800.00 Soon after the transmission went, and cost an additional 1600.00 to repair. Purchased another Outback in 2008. Head gaskets blew around 70k miles according to the Suburu...
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The mechanic that did my head gasket 8 years ago was still in business and did the job for 1700.00 which is a great price for the NY area.

My understanding is that Subaru is using much better gaskets on the new models made from steel.

My mechanic told me that subaru's engines (horizontal) are more susceptible to using bad gasoline and oil, so to change oil every 3k miles using semi synthetic or synthetic. Subaru's triple layer steel gasket should perform better than previous years, one would hope.

I understand that the standard stereos are alot worse. My 98 had a great sounding system and so does my 08 even without the subwoofer. I am surprised that on a Limited the stereo would sound bad...

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