Few problems reported; confirm warranty coverage for peace of mind.
This latest Outback offers the model’s highest-yet levels of refinement and comfort.
Check for component wear and modifications.
The CVT is key.
Hybrid driveline checks may require a professional.
Budget for inspection, wear items.
For reliability, think maintenance records, not brand reputation.
Beware warranty-voiding modifications.
Consider CPO and extended warranty to ward against rare but potentially expensive issues.
Confident winter traction, with just a few standard checks.
Beware of powertrain modifications.
An unconventional car with an unconventional checklist.
Solid prospect for comfort and peace of mind.
Few concerns, but don’t forget the maintenance!
Extra scrutiny advised.