2012 Subaru Impreza WRX

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Specs and features

VIN: JF1GR8H60CL225104
Year: 2012
Make: Subaru
Model: Impreza WRX
Body: WAGON 4-DR
Trim: STI 5-door
Age: 12
Engine: 2.5L H4 DOHC 16V TURBO
Drivetrain: all-wheel drive
Highway MPG: 23 miles/gallon
City MPG: 17 miles/gallon
Manufactured In: JAPAN
Active Recalls: No Reported Data Found

Fuel Economy

City MPG
17 miles/gallon
Highway MPG
23 miles/gallon

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    Bad Engine
    Aug 02, 2023

    Had my WRX for 2 month with only 60k and now I have a serious engine problem. The mechanic told me it is "Ringland failure" and that is is somewhat common with Subaru boxer engine. I am not sure what caused it but I read online that it could be due to the use of low octane fuel with these types of turbo cars but I used the recommended high octane fuel so I am not sure what happened. It is most possible that the previous owner drove the car hard. I am still trying to get Subaru dealer to step in and fix this but only time will tell. Besides this major issue the car has been a joy to drive.

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    Pocket Rocket
    Aug 02, 2023

    I wanted to buy a WRX hatch for a long time, I saved up for many month and I finally got my baby. It is not the STI but still plenty of fun to drive and so far it has been very reliable. The only little issue I have is with the interior panel noise but it is really not that bad and I can live with it. Also on a related topic I do not know why these cars do not depreciate, I got mine used and I still payed almost 18k for it.

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