1988 Subaru Leone Reviews

1988 Subaru Leone DL - STW 1.6 petrol from Finland

Year of manufacture1988
Engine and transmission 1.6 petrol
Performance marks 6 / 10
Reliability marks 7 / 10
Comfort marks 8 / 10
Dealer Service marks 7 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 7 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
7.0 / 10

Faults:

Poor surface and anti-rust treatment.

Plenty of rust problems.

Exhaust valves burnt at the right-hand cylinder block at 90,000 km.

Defroster blower regulator broke down.

Cooler broke down at 160,000 km.

General Comments:

Lots of space and a good load carrier on bad roads.

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? Yes

Review Date: 9th December, 1998

1988 Subaru Leone DL 1.6 petrol from UK and Ireland

Year of manufacture1988
Engine and transmission 1.6 petrol
Performance marks 7 / 10
Reliability marks 7 / 10
Comfort marks 8 / 10
Dealer Service marks 5 / 10
Running Costs (higher is cheaper) 7 / 10
Overall marks (average of all marks)
6.8 / 10

Faults:

Cooler broke down at 150,000 km.

Severe rust problems everywhere.

Paint is soft and porous.

General Comments:

Heavy on petrol. But a good load carrier on bumpy roads.

Would you buy another car from this manufacturer? Yes

Review Date: 10th November, 1998

Average review marks: 6.9 / 10, based on 2 reviews