2002 Subaru Outback - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Common problems of the 2002 Subaru Outback

170 problems have been reported for the 2002 Subaru Outback.
The following chart shows the 19 most common problems for 2002 Subaru Outback.
The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's service brakes, hydraulic
with 32 problems.
The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's fuel system, gasoline
(22 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2002 Subaru Outback

The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service
years since the debut of the 2002 Subaru Outback in 2002.

Table 2. Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year

Number of Problems

2019

0

2018

1

2017

1

2016

5

2015

9

2014

5

2013

3

2012

10

2011

6

2010

5

2009

4

2008

8

2007

12

2006

12

2005

12

2004

21

2003

23

2002

8

Compare the 2002 Subaru Outback with Other Model Years

When making the decision between buying a new or used Subaru Outback,
the following table can be used to compare the 2002 Subaru Outback
with the Subaru Outback from other model years.
Note that the number of problems reported for the 2002 Outback is 170
while the average number of problems reported for the 24 model years of the Subaru Outback is 200.

Table 3. Compare the 2002 Subaru Outback with other model years