Hi from the south of New Zealand have had 5 Subarus over last 21 years,
1987 Brumby (Brat) ea81 in good condition 130K miles but motor tired, runs ok, burns a quart of
oil every 600 miles, a project in waiting.
2001 Outback ej251 hi/lo manual with 140K miles good condition ,motor good uses quart oil every 2000 miles. just done its 2nd cambelt, idlers, tensioner, water pump, seals. flushed cooling system.
Down under here its recommended that cambelts etc changed every 100K km (62K miles)
the previous 3 cars were: 1st 83 Leone GL wagon ea81 hi/lo man.
2nd 86 Leone GF wagon ea82 hi/lo man.
3rd 88 Leone GL wagon ea82 hi/lo man.
Edited by subnz, 15 September 2013 - 05:09 AM.