Subaru Maintenance Costs

Subaru models average around $8,916 for maintenance and repair costs during their first 10 years of service. This is more than the industry average for popular brands by $2,051. There is also a 20.15% chance that a Subaru will require a major repair during that time. This is 0.38% better when compared to the other auto manufacturers in this segment that we have studied.

Probability of a Major Vehicle Repair (%)
Est Annual Maintenance/Repair Costs ($)

Subaru Maintenance Costs

Year Major Repair Probability Annual Costs
1 2.08% $309
2 3.45% $358
3 3.87% $448
4 6.83% $586
5 9.78% $677
6 11.00% $860
7 11.87% $1,195
8 15.35% $1,354
9 16.96% $1,460
10 20.15% $1,669
11 31.21% $1,715
12 38.82% $1,967

About Our Maintenance Data and "Major Repairs"

We consider anything that exceeds $500, including parts and labor, to be a "Major Repair".

We aggregate and analyze millions of automotive data points from a variety of sources, including some of the industry's leading data providers. The maintenance tables, charts and resulting rankings are conducted on a semi-annual basis, with our most recent update published in September 2020.

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