By snailster on
1996 Subaru Legacy Brighton 4dr Wagon AWD
Bought my '96 used with 48k miles on it. Now has 102k and had no repairs except regular maintenance (timing belt at 70k, oil/filter changes, one set of brake pads). The alternator was replaced as a part of a recall. Extremely reliable and ages well! The brake pads last forever, I tend to downshift when braking. Only glitch so far: the light on the climate control is out so a bit hard to adjust at night.
Sturdy and reliable. Simple.
Gas mileage about 22-25 miles per gallon. More power would be nice.