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Old 10 Jun 2010, 10:13 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Question 2010 Subaru Impreza STi Help

Hi All,

I'm looking at buying a new STi but reading here and there about engine failures.

The question I have is what are the known problems with this model before I make up my mind.

Thanks,

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Old 10 Jun 2010, 12:32 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Re: 2010 Subaru Impreza STi Help

I've not herd anything about the new STI, but it would be under warrenty.
There was a valve problem with the 03 STI around 80k miles,
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Old 10 Jun 2010, 01:01 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Re: 2010 Subaru Impreza STi Help

The failures were mainly caused by a dodgy factory map. Subaru released a fix for this so any car you look at make sure it has the ECU fix. Would imagine a new car would be fine though.

As Matt says though, any issues you do have should be repaired under warranty anyway.
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