Navigation and audio Voice commands via steering wheel switches and dashboard microphone. Subaru claims a 65-pound weight gain, and the range now tops out at 3600 pounds. Oil Changes: 3,750 mile oil changes, or at every 7,500 miles under very easy driving conditions 5w-30 Subaru Synthetic Oil is recommended but not required on 2010 turbos, it is required on 2011 turbos. It replaces the automatic Sportshift. On the inside, this yields substantial gains in head-, shoulder-, hip- and legroom. News for the six-cylinder Legacy is bigger, as in literally. We averaged 25 mpg over a week, which entailed a lot of stand-on-it driving.
Bluetooth capability with Steering wheel mounted voice command and cell phone switches. Subaru claims the kit 'significantly reduces shift-throw lengths. On base and Premium 2. The main difference is that the 2010 Legacy's front reinforcement bar is a little taller, more than 6 inches wider, and more than 1½ inches higher off the ground. It is not required on manual transmission models 2. Like most mid-size, mid-price sedans, progressive understeer is the defining dynamic trait, the trade-off for ride quality worthy of a Buick. Dual Stage means: Driver: detects distance of driver from steering wheel Passenger seat: detects weight and will turn off airbag if passenger is under 75.
Subaru is recalling certain 2010-2014 Subaru Legacy and Outback vehicles equipped with a manual transmission. A new engine cradle design improves front impact safety, and the 2010 Legacy features greater use of high-strength steel. The Subaru badge centers the new grille, which features a squared off lower edge. Recall Date 2012-12-26 Description Subaru is recalling certain model year 2010 and 2011 Legacy and Outback vehicles, certain model year 2006 through 2012 Tribeca vehicles sold before January 2012, and certain model year 2009 through 2012 Forester vehicles sold before January 2012. Fifteen of 17 midsize cars evaluated by the Institute are rated marginal or poor for bumper protection.
Up to 78,650 of these vehicles may have been equipped with accessory puddle lights that, when illuminated, brighten the area under the doors of the vehicle. Aside from the usual maintenance, it is extremely low on maintenance fees. However had to wait a day later for vehicle as title was not at dealership which caused more money as the car had to be delivered to me. It's almost impossible to have the exact right car for every buyer. Following in the footsteps of the Honda Accord and Mazda 6, both of which plumped out with their latest redesigns, the new Legacy gains 3.
Slippage at either set of wheels will send more power to the opposite set. Any unsold cars on lots must be fixed prior to sale. The cars are a bit larger and have a nice more open and spacious feel inside. Sales should begin this August. Bold Design Statement in the Midsize Arena The 2010 Legacy, while rivaling midsize segment leaders in roominess, stands apart with a bold, high-tech look. The lock is out of sight under the lip, but it there and easy to use.
There is no manual brake handle or foot pedal, it's all electric. No matter which midsize sedan it's challenging, the Legacy now delivers the interior room, refinement, and fuel economy to contend with the segment's mainstream leaders. Trust 2010Subaru Legacy Service Repair Manual will give you everything youneed to do the job. As expected, every 2010 Legacy comes standard with all-wheel drive, a feature that has helped to make Subaru a fixture in America's snowbelt. Additionally, the wiper motor cover may melt, increasing the risk of a fire. The wheelbase grows to 108. The 2010 Subaru Legacy models include as standard equipment front seat side impact air bags and side curtain air bags that offer additional head protection for front and rear occupants.
Subarus are PoS never buy a Subaru unless. Passenger volume grows by 12 cubic feet to 102, with two-thirds of the newfound space apportioned to the rear seats. Many standard features on higher trim levels can be specified as options on lower trims. A green dash light indicates the system is on. Thankfully, it's a big upgrade over last year's 3. The non-breakaway power outside mirrors on all 2010 Outback and Legacy were a source of concern for many people.
These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules used as original equipment or replacement equipment. They are in turn complemented by precise, engine-speed-sensing rack-and-pinion A redesigned front suspension and. Owner letters sent June 7th, 2010. Letters will be sent to owners August 6th. It is our heritage, our passion, and an integral, essential part of the Subaru experience. The new-generation Subaru Legacy also offers one of the largest trunks 14. Best of all, consumers can now pick up an all-wheel-drive sedan for less money than a comparably-equipped front-drive competitor.
Ride quality is greatly improved, with a quieter cabin, better steering and brake feel and minimal body roll and lean. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the front air bags, these inflators may rupture due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling. The naturally aspirated version—standard in the 2. Reportedly around 54,000 cars could be involved, and the repair will be new wiring with a fuse. Subarus have always been a bit peculiar. Overall vehicle length is up by just 1.