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2002 Subaru Impreza Sedan

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Sweetest thing on 4 Wheels
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Fuel Economy
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By seth
on

Vehicle

2002 Subaru Impreza Sedan WRX AWD 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 5M)


Review

I bought this car after carefully research of cars under 30k, which included BMW 330ci and Lexus IS 300. By far, it is worth the bang for the bucks I paid. Excellent acceleration and handling but drifts while cornering. It is a joy to drive and have racked up 13k miles in under 8 months.Awesome handling in snow and rain... Planing a trip across America this summer hope to c'ya all... Ciao


Favorite Features

The engine. It never quit's in any gear...aLways gives me what I want....more power and speed....Very comfortable to drive...


Suggested Improvements

GAS MILEAGE!!!!! and PAINT JOB...


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Sweetest thing on 4 Wheels
Performance
Comfort
Fuel Economy
Fun To Drive
Interior Design
Exterior Design
Build Quality
Reliability
By Seth
on

Vehicle

2002 Subaru Impreza Sedan WRX AWD 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 5M)


Review

I bought this car after carefully research of cars under 30k, which included BMW 330ci and Lexus IS 300. By far, it is worth the bang for the bucks I paid. Excellent acceleration and handling but drifts while cornering. It is a joy to drive and have racked up 13k miles in under 8 months.Awesome handling in snow and rain... Planing a trip across America this summer hope to c'ya all... Ciao


Favorite Features

The engine. It never quit's in any gear...aLways gives me what I want....more power and speed....Very comfortable to drive...


Suggested Improvements

GAS MILEAGE!!!!! and PAINT JOB...


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Ok but not very refined
Performance
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By dg2
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2002 Subaru Impreza Sedan WRX AWD 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 5M)


Review

Timing belt tensior went out at 10500 miles. Intermittent clutch shudder that has worsened with increasing milage. Difficulty with getting dealers to do warranty work. Or admitting the car has a problem


Favorite Features

Power AWD


Suggested Improvements

SOA needs to be more responsive to consumer complaints and concerns about their cars. This is the first Subaru I have own prior to this it has been Acura and Toyota. I feel the realiability and coustomer service that Acura and Toyota provide is a cut above Subaru.


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Performance
Comfort
Fuel Economy
Fun To Drive
Interior Design
Exterior Design
Build Quality
Reliability
By iVormi
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2002 Subaru Impreza Sedan WRX AWD 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 5M)


Review

What I got: WRX Sedan - Sport Package - Sound Package The suboofer is plenty for myself, but for serious noise, look aftermarket. The spoier is beautiful, but the short throw shifter is of questionable value on this car. My first turbo car, the lag is definately noticeable, but doesn't get in the way if you keep the revs up. Its a hoot to blast through the turns, and has been a joy in rain, snow, and ice thanks to the AWD. Nothing better than dusting every other car off the line on wet pavement. Overall I really love this car. Its a blast and I'd reccomend a test drive to anyone.


Favorite Features

- 227 Horsepower - All-Wheel Drive - Great cornering - Pretty good upgraded stereo


Suggested Improvements

- Beefier exterior paneling - Could use a fold-down back seat for more cargo room in the sedan. - Debateable asthetics


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very fun to drive
Performance
Comfort
Fuel Economy
Fun To Drive
Interior Design
Exterior Design
Build Quality
Reliability
By aquatics
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Vehicle

2002 Subaru Impreza Sedan WRX AWD 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 5M)


Review

Truly a fun car to drive. This car really performs. It's a great blend of performance and practicality.


Suggested Improvements

The wrx could really use a sun-roof.


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