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Sweet
1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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By Joe
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2006 Subaru Impreza 2.5 i 4dr Wagon AWD (2.5L 4cyl 5M)


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Bought it used with 48,000 miles. Had to replace the front axle and rear window (rear defroster wasn't working) but it was all covered by the dealership's extended warranty. I get about 28 mpg regularly, and it accelerates like crazy. The manual transmission is nice and crisp.


Best Features

AWD and acceleration


Worst Features

More comfortable seats


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Impreza 2.5i M5 Wagon
2 of 2 people found this review helpful
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By ZB
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2006 Subaru Impreza 2.5 i 4dr Wagon AWD (2.5L 4cyl 5M)


Review

This is an update to my first submission on 9/12/2005. We have since acquired 116,000 trouble free miles on our 2006 2.5i M5 Impreza Wagon. There have been zero mechanical issues with the vehicle since purchased new. Fuel economy ranges from 28 - 32 mpg in mixed driving. Brake pads and rotors were changed twice once at 64k and once at 100k miles. Timing belt,battery,water pump, struts and springs replaced at 109k miles. Overall we have been very happy with our Subaru and intend to keep this vehicle for another 150k miles. We are so happy with Subaru's we bought an '08 for my wife and I inherited this car.


Best Features

Dependability! Ease of maintenance Adequate fuel economy low cost of ownership


Worst Features

better noise isolation improve the audio system (its cheap)


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Love My Subaru
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By MW3304
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2006 Subaru Impreza 2.5 i 4dr Sedan AWD (2.5L 4cyl 4A)


Review

Bought with 33k on the clock. Can't go wrong with this one, peppy, planted, sips gas, good looking


Best Features

AWD=outstanding grip in the corners, off the line, and in all weather conditions


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First Subaru
1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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By Derek
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2006 Subaru Impreza 2.5 i 4dr Wagon AWD (2.5L 4cyl 5M)


Review

I owned a 2004 Lancer Ralliart before this with alot of mods, but got into a non-fault collision. I then settled for a Subaru because it was either Mitsu or Subi. I absolutely love this vehicle. It's not as fast as my Lancer was, but i also had more stuff in it than the Impreza. Things i don't like about this car is that aftermarket parts are extremely limited. Aside from aftermarket parts, this car is absolutely fantastic to drive. Hauls big time, and looks sleek and sexy. Interior is a great design, and my favorite feature is the shape of the headlights and front end. It's too bad they didn't have a clutch that can take a beating.


Best Features

Headlights, Hood, Front end, sound system.


Worst Features

Taillight shape, larger modification ability for those not as fortunate with income as those with an STi or WRX. Better clutch.


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Great Car
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By chrismr
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2006 Subaru Impreza Outback Sport Special Edition 4dr Wagon AWD (2.5L 4cyl 4A)


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Bought new in June '06 and has 84,000 miles. Could not be more happy with this car. It's a blast to drive and great in snow. It rides and handles like the day I drove it off the lot. Excellent fit and finish. No problems with the car ever.


Best Features

AWD, handles like a go cart, fit and finish have stood test of time.


Worst Features

Heated seats would have been nice.


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