2004 Subaru Outback - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Common problems of the 2004 Subaru Outback

107 problems have been reported for the 2004 Subaru Outback.
The following chart shows the 16 most common problems for 2004 Subaru Outback.
The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's air bags
with 25 problems.
The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's vehicle speed control
(20 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2004 Subaru Outback

The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service
years since the debut of the 2004 Subaru Outback in 2004.

Table 2. Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year

Number of Problems

2019

0

2018

2

2017

3

2016

15

2015

4

2014

11

2013

5

2012

3

2011

3

2010

9

2009

8

2008

8

2007

1

2006

6

2005

6

2004

5

Compare the 2004 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 2004 Subaru Outback
with the Subaru Outback from other model years.
Note that the number of problems reported for the 2004 Outback is 107
while the average number of problems reported for the 24 model years of the Subaru Outback is 200.

Table 3. Compare the 2004 Subaru Outback with other model years