2005 SUBARU Legacy

These recalls apply to the make, model, and year of your car – and should be fixed as soon as possible.

9 Recalls for 2005 SUBARU Legacy

Recall Date Component Summary
January 2, 2020 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:PASSENGER SIDE:INFLATOR MODULE

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2009-2013 Forester, 2003-2006 Baja, 2004-2011 Impreza, 2004-2014 WRX (including STI), 2003-2014 Legacy and Outback, and 2005-2006 Saab 9-2X vehicles originally sold, or ever registered, in the states of Alaska, Colorado, Connecticut, Idaho, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, New Hampshire, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming or “Zone C.”

These vehicles had their passenger frontal air bag inflators previously replaced under a prior recall using inflators of the same design. The inflators may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to high absolute humidity, temperature and temperature cycling.

Remedy:

Subaru will notify their owners. General Motors will notify Saab owners. Dealers will replace the passenger air bag inflators, free of charge. The recall began January 7, 2020. Subaru owners may contact Subaru customer service at 1-844-373-6614. Saab owners may contact the Saab Customer Assistance Center at 1-800-955-9007. Subaru’s number for this recall is TKC-20.

January 2, 2020 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:PASSENGER SIDE:INFLATOR MODULE

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2009-2013 Forester, 2003-2006 Baja, 2004-2011 Impreza, 2004-2014 WRX (STI included), 2003-2014 Legacy and Outback, and 2005-2006 Saab 9-2X vehicles originally sold, or ever registered, in the states of Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands (Saipan), and the U.S. Virgin Islands or “Zone A.”

These vehicles had their passenger frontal air bag inflators previously replaced under a prior recall using inflators of the same design. The inflators may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to high absolute humidity, temperature and temperature cycling.

Remedy:

Subaru will notify their owners. General Motors will notify Saab owners. Dealers will replace the passenger air bag inflators with alternate inflators, free of charge. The recall began January 7, 2020. Subaru Owners may contact Subaru customer service at 1-844-373-6614. Saab owners may contact the Saab Customer Assistance Center at 1-800-955-9007. Subaru’s number for this recall is TKA-20.

January 2, 2020 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:PASSENGER SIDE:INFLATOR MODULE

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2009-2013 Forester, 2003-2006 Baja, 2004-2011 Impreza, 2004-2014 WRX (including STI), 2003-2014 Legacy and Outback, and 2006 Saab 9-2X vehicles originally sold, or ever registered, in the states of Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia or “Zone B.”

These vehicles had their passenger frontal air bag inflators previously replaced under a prior recall using inflators of the same design. The inflators may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to high absolute humidity, temperature and temperature cycling.

Remedy:

Subaru will notify their owners. General Motors will notify Saab owners. Dealers will replace the passenger air bag inflators, free of charge. The recall began January 7, 2020. Subaru owners may contact Subaru customer service at 1-844-373-6614. Saab owners may contact the Saab Customer Assistance Center at 1-800-955-9007. Subaru’s number for this recall is TKB-20.

April 11, 2019 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2009-2013 Forester vehicles, 2008-2011 Impreza vehicles, 2008-2014 WRX vehicles, 2005-2014 Legacy vehicles, 2005-2014 Outback vehicles and 2006-2008 Tribeca vehicles equipped with a mechanical key ignition switch installed as a replacement part. The ball spring inside the switch may break, reducing the strength of the ignition switch. If this occurs, the weight on the key ring and certain road conditions could cause the ignition switch to move out of the run position to the accessory position, turning off the engine.

Remedy:

Subaru will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the ignition switch, replacing the ignition switch, if necessary, free of charge. The recall began May 10, 2019. Owners may contact Subaru customer service at 1-844-373-6614. Subaru’s number for this recall is WUF-91.

May 28, 2015 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:PASSENGER SIDE:INFLATOR MODULE

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain model year 2003-2004 Subaru Baja vehicles manufactured January 22, 2003, to July 21, 2004, 2004-2005 Impreza vehicles manufactured January 28, 2003, to May 31, 2005, 2003-2008 Subaru Legacy vehicles manufactured January 22, 2003, to May 2, 2008, 2003-2008 Subaru Outback vehicles manufactured February 18, 2003, to May 5, 2008, and 2005 Saab 9-2x vehicles manufactured February 11, 2004, to March 17, 2005. The affected vehicles are equipped with a passenger side frontal air bag that may be susceptible to moisture intrusion which, over time, could cause the inflator to rupture upon its deployment.

Remedy:

Subaru will notify their owners and General Motors will notify Saab owners. Dealers will replace the passenger air bag inflator, free of charge. The Subaru recall began on June 17, 2015. Owners may contact Subaru customer service at 1-800-782-2783. The Saab recall began on July 27, 2015. Owners of Saab vehicles may call 1-800-955-9007. Subaru’s number for this recall is WQR-53. Note: The recall completely supersedes recall 14V-399 (WQL-48) and partially supersedes recall 14V-763 (WQP-51) in that model year 2004 through 2005 Subaru Impreza and model year 2005 Saab 9-2x vehicles are now only part of this campaign. Note: On December 18, 2015 Subaru informed NHTSA of an expansion of this recall to include certain model year 2003-2004 Subaru Baja, 2003-2008 Subaru Legacy and 2003-2008 Subaru Outback vehicles.

December 1, 2014 AIR BAGS

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain model year 2003-2004 Legacy and Outback vehicles, and 2003-2005 Baja vehicles sold, or ever registered, in geographic locations associated with high absolute humidity. Specifically, vehicles sold, or ever registered, in Puerto Rico, Hawaii, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, Saipan, American Samoa, Florida and adjacent counties in southern Georgia, as well as the coastal areas of Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. Upon deployment of the passenger side frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to rupture.

Remedy:

Subaru will notify their owners. Dealers will replace the passenger air bag inflator, free of charge. The recall began on January 15, 2015. Owners may contact Subaru at 1-800-782-2783. Subaru’s number for this recall is WQP-51. Note: This recall supersedes recall 14V-471. This recall has been partially superseded by 15V-323. All 2005 model year Subaru Legacy and Outback vehicles will now be repaired under recall 15V-323.

June 10, 2014 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain model year 2005-2009 Outback and Legacy, 2008-2011 Impreza and 2008-2014 Impreza WRX/STI, and 2009-2013 Forester vehicles, currently, or formerly, registered in Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia, Wisconsin and the District of Columbia. Salt water could splash on the brake lines through a gap in the fuel tank protector, resulting in excessive corrosion of the brake lines.

Note that affected vehicles not currently, or formerly registered, in the salt belt states identified above are eligible for repair, at no cost to the customer, upon request.

Remedy:

Subaru will notify owners, and dealers will test the brake system by depressing the brake pedal and inspecting for brake fluid leaks. If no brake fluid seepage is observed, the affected areas will be rustproofed with anti-corrosion wax. If brake fluid seepage is observed, the brake lines will be replaced followed by rustproofing with anti-corrosion wax. These services will be performed free of charge. The recall began July 2014 and second notifications will run through November 2014. Owners may contact Subaru at 1-800-782-2783. Subaru’s recall campaign number is WQK-47. Note: This recall supersedes recall 13V-110 which applied to certain 2005-2009 Legacy/Outback vehicles. Vehicles that were remedied under the previous campaign still need additional areas rust-proofed.

March 27, 2013 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Subaru is recalling certain model year 2005-2009 Outback and Legacy vehicles manufactured from December 2003, through April 2009 and currently, or formerly, registered in Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia, Wisconsin and the District of Columbia. Salt water could splash on the brake lines through a gap in the fuel tank protector, resulting in excessive corrosion of the brake lines.

Remedy:

Subaru will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the vehicles. If no brake fluid seepage is observed, the affected area will be rustproofed with anti-corrosion wax. If brake fluid seepage is observed, the brake lines will be replaced followed by rustproofing with anti-corrosion wax. These services will be performed free of charge. The recall began on May 30, 2013. Owners may contact Subaru at 1-800-782-2783. Subaru’s recall campaign number is WQG-43.

June 9, 2004 AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW

THE LEFT AND RIGHT SIDE CURTAIN AIR BAGS IN CERTAIN VEHICLES INVOLVED IN THIS CAMPAIGN MAY NOT FULLY DEPLOY RAPIDLY ENOUGH WHEN ACTIVATED IN A SIDE IMPACT COLLISION. DURING A SIDE IMPACT TEST CONDUCTED BY THE INSURANCE INSTITUTE FOR HIGHWAY SAFETY (IIHS), THE TEST RESULTS INDICATED THAT THERE WAS A DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THE IIHS TEST RESULTS AND THE RESULT OF SIDE IMPACT TESTS CONDUCTED BY FHI.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE LEFT AND RIGHT SIDE CURTAIN AIR BAG MODULES. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JUNE 11, 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT SUBARU AT 1-800-782-2783.

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2 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 2005 SUBARU Legacy

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173 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 2005 SUBARU Legacy

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Date Component  
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE-INACTIVE
ODI Number: 10298507
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE-INACTIVE | SEAT BELTS:FRONT:WARNING LIGHT/DEVICES
ODI Number: 10181880
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11396801
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10916074
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10915705
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10990606
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10985633
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11375253
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10937981
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10935889
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11350031
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11309383
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EXTERIOR LIGHTING | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11308299
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11231936
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11256385
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11231299
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11163826
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11129934
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11191502
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
ODI Number: 11183887
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11180472
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | SEATS
ODI Number: 11079861
AIR BAGS | SERVICE BRAKES | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11149797
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11145075
EXTERIOR LIGHTING | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11140620
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11113347
AIR BAGS | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11054944
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11033864
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11021084
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10883042
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10875116
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10871274
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10865401
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10854393
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10853083
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10855702
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10840358
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10849776
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10836961
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10836779
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10839034
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10836736
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10819457
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10821009
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10766461
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10766448
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10748508
ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10748165
TIRES
ODI Number: 10725175
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10712236
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10683774
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10681343
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EXTERIOR LIGHTING | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10678741
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | SEATS
ODI Number: 10679708
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10679222
AIR BAGS | STRUCTURE:BODY | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10679375
SERVICE BRAKES | STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS
ODI Number: 10671311
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10661334
POWER TRAIN | STEERING
ODI Number: 10660211
SERVICE BRAKES | WHEELS
ODI Number: 10651546
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EXTERIOR LIGHTING | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10639841
ENGINE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10629179
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10622481
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10583195
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10575778
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10566180
ENGINE | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10564696
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10563008
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10561122
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10562750
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10558950
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EXTERIOR LIGHTING | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10555531
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10555729
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EXTERIOR LIGHTING | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10547770
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10542594
WHEELS
ODI Number: 10537775
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10536574
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10522306
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | SERVICE BRAKES | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10511808
EXTERIOR LIGHTING | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10510146
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10510118
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10509204
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | SERVICE BRAKES | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10507504
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10494543
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10489561
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10489252
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10480053
WHEELS
ODI Number: 10477383
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EXTERIOR LIGHTING | STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10473638
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 10465673
ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | STEERING | WHEELS
ODI Number: 10443637
SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING
ODI Number: 10429708
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10410492
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER
ODI Number: 10398127
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10384659
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10383515
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10378647
TIRES
ODI Number: 10375327
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10375456
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10370658
VISIBILITY
ODI Number: 10361048
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10357438
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | INTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10331753
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER
ODI Number: 10321921
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10318289
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10307493
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL | AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE
ODI Number: 10298507
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10294520
ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | EQUIPMENT | POWER TRAIN | TRACTION CONTROL SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10291198
WHEELS
ODI Number: 10278373
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10269486
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10265925
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10262760
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10256659
SEATS
ODI Number: 10249681
SUSPENSION:REAR
ODI Number: 10250980
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10250841
POWER TRAIN | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10241331
POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10238819
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE | POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 10238964
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10235589
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10234732
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10231980
SEATS
ODI Number: 10231560
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OTHER FUEL TYPES:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER
ODI Number: 10218849
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER
ODI Number: 10218436
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER
ODI Number: 10216246
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:SEAT HEATER/COOLER
ODI Number: 10216019
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP
ODI Number: 10214904
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 10201702
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:ROTOR
ODI Number: 10201121
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10197204
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:WARNING LIGHT/DEVICES
ODI Number: 10195370
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL
ODI Number: 10193129
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:LINKAGES
ODI Number: 10187795
SEAT BELTS:FRONT
ODI Number: 10182833
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE | SEAT BELTS:FRONT:WARNING LIGHT/DEVICES
ODI Number: 10181880
TIRES:TREAD/BELT
ODI Number: 10180818
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10166786
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10163976
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:MOTOR
ODI Number: 10163452
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
ODI Number: 10149979
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10151262
POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY:PEDAL/HAND LEVER(MOTORCYCLE) | POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION | VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 10150279
TIRES
ODI Number: 10150916
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE | STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:PUMP
ODI Number: 10150085
AIR BAGS | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10148467
SUSPENSION:FRONT:SHOCK ABSORBER
ODI Number: 10149567
SEAT BELTS:REAR/OTHER
ODI Number: 10145050
EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS
ODI Number: 10146817
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL
ODI Number: 10141723
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10141994
WHEELS | WHEELS:RIM
ODI Number: 10143312
SEAT BELTS:REAR/OTHER
ODI Number: 10144304
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EXTERIOR LIGHTING | INTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10135374
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER
ODI Number: 10134289
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10133016
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER
ODI Number: 10132441
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
ODI Number: 10129697
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OTHER FUEL TYPES:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER
ODI Number: 10129240
VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:FAN/MOTOR
ODI Number: 10127221
SEAT BELTS:REAR/OTHER | SEATS:MID/REAR ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10124579
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10126755
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10121278
POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10119903
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10114053
TIRES
ODI Number: 10111104
POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10106165
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 10107354
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10098112
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10214600
TIRES
ODI Number: 10104400
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL
ODI Number: 10125500
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4 Investigations for 2005 SUBARU Legacy

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AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
AIR BAGS
AIR BAGS:FRONTAL
AIR BAGS
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144 Service Alerts for 2005 SUBARU Legacy

Date Description
March 18, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin has been developed to outline the steps for gathering basic essential information during diagnosis and repair of the Infotainment concerns. (Applicable to all models with Harman or Denso CP1 Infotainment).

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January 12, 2021 101000 POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY

This bulletin announces a design change to the clutch release bearing.

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January 12, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces a design change to the clutch release bearing.

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January 12, 2021 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin announces a design change to the clutch release bearing.

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June 7, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This bulletin is to advise of SOA⿿s revised catalytic converter recycling program shipping procedure.

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June 7, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin is to advise of SOA⿿s revised catalytic converter recycling program shipping procedure.

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June 17, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin contains additional information for recommended materials listed in the Service Manuals for individual models

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June 17, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin contains additional information for recommended materials listed in the Service Manuals for individual models

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May 14, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Takata Front Passenger Air Bag Inflator Replacement.

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May 14, 2021 140000 AIR BAGS

Takata Front Passenger Air Bag Inflator Replacement.

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January 12, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This bulletin announces a design change to the clutch release bearing.

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February 1, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

To help reduce confusion and increase technician efficiency, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) has developed the following cross reference list to help locate the appropriate Special Service Tool.

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February 1, 2021 170000 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

The purpose of this bulletin is to provide replacement key and immobilizer information along with an overview of the Subaru Lock Information web-site.

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January 4, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

The purpose of this bulletin is to provide replacement key and immobilizer information.

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January 4, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

The purpose of this bulletin is to provide replacement key and immobilizer information.

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April 30, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

All Models (Vehicle Cleaning- COVID-19Best Practices)

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August 26, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This service information bulletin announces a design change to the clutch release bearing used on the models listed.

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August 4, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Special Service Tools Cross Reference List.

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February 4, 2020 140000 AIR BAGS

SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. has determined that a defect, which relates to motor vehicle safety, exists in certain 2003-2014 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles, 2003-2006 model year Baja vehicles, 2009-2013 model year Forester vehicles, 200

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January 15, 2020 140000 AIR BAGS

SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. has determined that a defect, which relates to motor vehicle safety, exists in certain 2003-2014 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles, 2003-2006 model year Baja vehicles, 2009-2013 model year Forester vehicles, 200

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January 15, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. has determined that a defect, which relates to motor vehicle safety, exists in certain 2003-2014 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles, 2003-2006 model year Baja vehicles, 2009-2013 model year Forester vehicles, 200

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January 6, 2020 140000 AIR BAGS

Takata Like for Like recalls- TKA20 (Zone A), TKB20 (Zone B), TKC20 (Zone C).

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January 6, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Takata Like for Like recalls- TKA20 (Zone A), TKB20 (Zone B), TKC20 (Zone C).

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April 30, 2019 116000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

Owner Notification, Owners will be notified by first class mail on May 10, 2019. Owners with a valid email address on file will also be notified by email. Subaru retailers with affected vehicles will receive an affected VIN list from their

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April 30, 2019 116100 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH

Owner Notification, Owners will be notified by first class mail on May 10, 2019. Owners with a valid email address on file will also be notified by email. Subaru retailers with affected vehicles will receive an affected VIN list from their

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April 30, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain vehicles in the ranges listed below to inspect and potentially replace the ignition switch. A total of 511 U.S. vehicles will be affected by this recall.

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April 30, 2019 116000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain vehicles in the ranges listed below to inspect and potentially replace the ignition switch. A total of 511 U.S. vehicles will be affected by this recall.

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April 30, 2019 116100 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain vehicles in the ranges listed below to inspect and potentially replace the ignition switch. A total of 511 U.S. vehicles will be affected by this recall.

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April 12, 2019 116000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

New Subaru Safety Recall: WUF-91 Replacement Ignition Switch Recall Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain vehicles in the ranges listed below to inspect and potentially replace the ignition switch. A total of 511 U.S. vehicl

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April 12, 2019 116100 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH

New Subaru Safety Recall: WUF-91 Replacement Ignition Switch Recall Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain vehicles in the ranges listed below to inspect and potentially replace the ignition switch. A total of 511 U.S. vehicl

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May 6, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

To help reduce confusion and increase technician efficiency, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) has developed the following cross reference list to help locate the appropriate Special Service Tool.

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July 11, 2019 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

This Service Information bulletin announces instruction for application of additional lubrication between the brake caliper support and pad clips. This will prevent the pad from dragging due to corrosion buildup which may result in uneven o

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May 22, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain vehicles in the ranges listed below to inspect and potentially replace the ignition switch. A total of 511 U.S. vehicles will be affected by this recall.

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May 21, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

Subaru Service and Technical Support Line Newletter.

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October 26, 2018 100000 POWER TRAIN

This Service Information bulletin announces a design change to the clutch release bearing used on the models as listed above. During assembly of the bearing, a different type of grease is used which has a higher resistance to heat. In cases

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October 26, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Service Information bulletin announces a design change to the clutch release bearing used on the models as listed above. During assembly of the bearing, a different type of grease is used which has a higher resistance to heat. In cases

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October 26, 2018 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This Service Information bulletin announces a design change to the clutch release bearing used on the models as listed above. During assembly of the bearing, a different type of grease is used which has a higher resistance to heat. In cases

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October 26, 2018 100000 POWER TRAIN

This Service Information bulletin announces a design change to the clutch release bearing used on the models as listed above. During assembly of the bearing, a different type of grease is used which has a higher resistance to heat. In cases

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October 26, 2018 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This Service Information bulletin announces a design change to the clutch release bearing used on the models as listed above. During assembly of the bearing, a different type of grease is used which has a higher resistance to heat. In cases

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April 12, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

Revised TSB. The Subaru Lock Information Site (SLIS) is located at http://lockinfo.subaru.com, and provides information on how to obtain immobilizer codes and key cut codes for Subaru vehicles from the 2000MY to present. This bulletin iden

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April 12, 2016 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Revised TSB. The Subaru Lock Information Site (SLIS) is located at http://lockinfo.subaru.com, and provides information on how to obtain immobilizer codes and key cut codes for Subaru vehicles from the 2000MY to present. This bulletin iden

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April 12, 2016 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Revised TSB. The Subaru Lock Information Site (SLIS) is located at http://lockinfo.subaru.com, and provides information on how to obtain immobilizer codes and key cut codes for Subaru vehicles from the 2000MY to present. This bulletin iden

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February 6, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides details regarding a new oil filler tube o-ring developed to address engine oil seepage concerns. This seepage may accumulate along the bottom sealing surface of the rocker cover. The new o-ring utilizes material whic

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February 6, 2018 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

This bulletin provides details regarding a new oil filler tube o-ring developed to address engine oil seepage concerns. This seepage may accumulate along the bottom sealing surface of the rocker cover. The new o-ring utilizes material whic

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June 17, 2015 141320 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:PASSENGER SIDE:INFLATOR MODULE

Owner Notification Subaru will begin mailing to affected vehicle owners on June 17, 2015. The first owners to receive notification will be owners identified based on registration data in areas of high absolute humidity (FL, HI, PR, GU, VI,

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June 17, 2015 015100 STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:PUMP

If you encounter a vehicle that has a groaning type noise coming from the power steering pump when the wheel is turned to the full right or left position when the vehicle is parked, it may be caused by the relief valve vibrating within the

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June 17, 2015 350000 EQUIPMENT

If you encounter a vehicle that has a groaning type noise coming from the power steering pump when the wheel is turned to the full right or left position when the vehicle is parked, it may be caused by the relief valve vibrating within the

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April 12, 2016 141000 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL

Recall Bulletin Revised. UPDATE ? April 2016: New and different inflators are available for affected 2004-2005 Impreza, WRX, and STI vehicles. As a result, there are different installation instructions depending on the inflator being insta

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February 6, 2018 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

This bulletin provides details regarding a new oil filler tube o-ring developed to address engine oil seepage concerns. This seepage may accumulate along the bottom sealing surface of the rocker cover. The new o-ring utilizes material whi

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May 30, 2013 042600 SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:SUPPLY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Update: Subaru Recall Campaign WQG43: Brake Line Corrosion On March 27, 2013, Subaru of America, Inc. announced that a defect, which relates to motor vehicle safety, exists on the following affected vehicles. These vehicles may have been m

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May 30, 2013 034200 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Subaru of America, Inc. has determined that a defect, which relates to motor vehicle safety, exists on certain 2005-2009 model year Subaru Legacy/Outback vehicles currently or formerly registered in at least one of the ?salt-belt? states li

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May 22, 2013 100000 POWER TRAIN

This Bulletin provides production change, repair procedure and parts information to address a customer concern of a high-pitched sound coming from the transmission extension housing area. In cold temperatures, thermal contraction causes shr

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May 22, 2013 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Bulletin provides production change, repair procedure and parts information to address a customer concern of a high-pitched sound coming from the transmission extension housing area. In cold temperatures, thermal contraction causes shr

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December 27, 2017 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

As part of our dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. is initiating a program to extend the original New Car Limited Warranty coverage of the instrument panel (IP) or dashboard assembly on the applicable vehicles lis

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May 6, 2016 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

New Car Limited Warranty coverage of the instrument panel (IP) or dashboard assembly on the applicable vehicles listed above to 10 years/regardless of miles from original start date. This warranty extension will cover a ONE TIME replacemen

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September 30, 2016 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

The purpose of this bulletin is to provide replacement key and immobilizer information along with an overview of the Subaru Lock Information web-site.

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February 17, 2017 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

PZEV MODELS ONLY. REVISED. This Campaign only applies to vehicles with motor vehicle registration in the States of California, Massachusetts, Maine, New York and Vermont. For affected vehicles registered in any other state, see Service P

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February 17, 2017 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

PZEV MODELS ONLY. REVISED. This Campaign only applies to vehicles with motor vehicle registration in the States of California, Massachusetts, Maine, New York and Vermont. For affected vehicles registered in any other state, see Service P

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February 17, 2017 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

PZEV MODELS ONLY. REVISED. This Campaign applies to vehicles in any state except those with motor vehicle registrations in the States of California, Massachusetts, Maine, New York or Vermont. For affected vehicles registered in these st

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February 17, 2017 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

PZEV MODELS ONLY. REVISED. This Campaign applies to vehicles in any state except those with motor vehicle registrations in the States of California, Massachusetts, Maine, New York or Vermont. For affected vehicles registered in these st

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December 27, 2016 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This Service Information bulletin announces a design change to the internal contact portion of the oil pressure switch to increase durability

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February 10, 2016 140000 AIR BAGS

Based on ballistic testing results, it has been determined that affected vehicles with registration history in high absolute humidity (HAH) areas are more susceptible to rupture. Owner notification letters were mailed to the owners of those

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November 16, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

The purpose of this bulletin is to provide replacement key and immobilizer information along with an overview of the Subaru Lock Information web-site.

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January 14, 2015 141320 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:PASSENGER SIDE:INFLATOR MODULE

THE REVISEMENT OF THIS RECALL ADVISES (WQM-49) HAS BEEN SUPERSEDED TO THE WQP-51 REGIONAL FRONT PASSENGER TAKATA AIR BAG INFLATOR RECALL.

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January 14, 2015 141320 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:PASSENGER SIDE:INFLATOR MODULE

THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES SUBARU IS CONDUCTING THIS LIMITED REGIONAL RECALL TO REPLACE THE FRONT PASSENGER AIR BAG INFLATORS PRODUCED BY TK HOLDINGS, INC. (TAKATA) IN CERTAIN 2003-2005 MODEL YEAR LEGACY, OUTBACK, AND BAJA VEHICLES AND CERTAIN

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March 27, 2013 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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November 5, 2004 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

MODIFICATION OF TIMING BELT TENSIONER BRACKET TO PREVENT KNOCKING NOISE. *NM

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October 10, 2014 350000 EQUIPMENT

SUBARU: INFORMATION REGARDING REPLACEMENT REVISION OF AIR INTAKE DUCT FOR TURBOCHARGER WHERE INSULATOR PORTION OF DUCT SEPARATES FROM DUCT AND LEAKS BOOST PRESSURE, LOSS OF POWER AND INCREASED SOUND LEVELS OCCURS. MODEL 2005-12 LEGACY, OU

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September 26, 2014 140000 AIR BAGS

WQM-49 – REGIONAL FRONT PASSENGER AIR BAG INFLATOR REPLACEMENT

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September 1, 2005 162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

WATER LEAKING INTO PASSENGER FLOOR BOARD. SUBARU. TECHTIPS. *TT

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September 1, 2005 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

FREEZE FRAME DATA AND CALLING THE TECHLINE. SUBARU TECHTIPS. *TT

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September 1, 2005 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0171 – CHECK FOR A LOOSE VACUUM CONNECTION ON THE SMALL BLUE VACUUM T FITTING FOUND UNDER THE INTERCOOLER. SUBARU TECHTIPS. *TT

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September 1, 2005 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

BATTERY GOING DEAD OR ALARM GOING OFF. SUBARU TECHTIPS. *TT

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December 4, 2014 140000 AIR BAGS

UPDATED STATEMENT ON TAKATA AIRBAGS POSTED ON SUBARU.COM

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November 6, 2014 140000 AIR BAGS

PARTS REMINDER: RETURNS TO TAKATA FOR WQL48 AND WQM49 AIR BAG INFLATOR

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June 1, 2009 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

SUBARU: ENGINE CONTROL MODULE (ECM) REPROGRAMMING. UNDER CERTAIN UNIQUE DRIVING PATTERNS, SUCH AS REPEATED ACCELERATION AND DECELERATION AND/OR CONTINUOUS UPHILL DRIVING AT HIGHER SPEEDS (ABOUT 75MPH), THE CATALYTIC CONVERTERS OF AFFECTIV

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June 1, 2009 063140 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR

SUBARU: ENGINE CONTROL MODULE (ECM) REPROGRAMMING. UNDER CERTAIN UNIQUE DRIVING PATTERNS, SUCH AS REPEATED ACCELERATION AND DECELERATION AND/OR CONTINUOUS UPHILL DRIVING AT HIGHER SPEEDS (ABOUT 75MPH), THE CATALYTIC CONVERTERS OF AFFECTIV

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June 1, 2009 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

SUBARU: ENGINE CONTROL MODULE (ECM)REPROGRAMMING. UNDER CERTAIN UNIQUE DRIVING PATTERNS, SUCH AS REPEATED ACCELERATION AND DECELERATION AND/OR CONTINUOUS UPHILL DRIVING AT HIGHER SPEEDS (ABOUT 75MPH), THE CATALYTIC CONVERTERS OF AFFECTED

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June 1, 2009 063140 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR

SUBARU: ENGINE CONTROL MODULE (ECM)REPROGRAMMING. UNDER CERTAIN UNIQUE DRIVING PATTERNS, SUCH AS REPEATED ACCELERATION AND DECELERATION AND/OR CONTINUOUS UPHILL DRIVING AT HIGHER SPEEDS (ABOUT 75MPH), THE CATALYTIC CONVERTERS OF AFFECTED

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July 10, 2014 114005 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INTEGRATED TRAILER BRAKE CONTROL

WQK-47 – BRAKE LINE CORROSION PRODUCT CAMPAIGN BULLETIN

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December 10, 2004 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

SERVICE MANUAL CORRECTIONS (ENGINE SECTIONS ONLY). *TT

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September 24, 2004 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

SERVICE MANUAL CORRECTIONS. *TT

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September 24, 2004 350000 EQUIPMENT

AUDIO AND AUDIO/HVAC DIAGNOSTIC FACEPLATE. AUDIO UNITS NOW HAVE A DETACHABLE FACEPLATE WHICH WILL SOON BE A REPLACEMENT PART. BULLETIN NUMBER 107504 AND 1511204. *TT

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July 6, 2015 351130 EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE/TRAILER:LPG SYSTEMS:TANK VALVE/GAUGE

IF YOU ENCOUNTER A VEHICLE THAT HAS A GROANING TYPE NOISE COMING FROM THE POWER STEERING PUMP WHEN THE WHEEL IS TURNED TO THE FULL RIGHT OR LEFT POSITION WHEN THE VEHICLE IS PARKED, IT MAY BE CAUSED BY THE RELIEF VALVE VIBRATING WITHIN THE

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July 13, 2005 090000 FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER

MODIFICATION TO FUEL TANK PRESSURE SENSOR. *TT

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December 22, 2015 140000 AIR BAGS

UPDATE: FRONT PASSENGER AIR BAG INFLATORS WQR-53 THE WQR-53 RECALL IS BEING EXPANDED TO INCLUDE ALL 2005-2008 MODEL YEAR LEGACY AND OUTBACK VEHICLES. THIS IS AN EXPANSION FROM THE CURRENT WQP-51 LIMITED REGIONAL RECALL FOR CERTAIN 2005 MODE

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December 22, 2015 140000 AIR BAGS

UPDATE: FRONT PASSENGER AIR BAG INFLATORS WQR-53 (2005-2008 LEGACY AND OUTBACK VEHICLES). THE WQR-53 RECALL IS BEING EXPANDED TO INCLUDE ALL 2005-2008 MODEL YEAR LEGACY AND OUTBACK VEHICLES. THIS IS AN EXPANSION FROM THE CURRENT WQP-51 LIMI

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December 18, 2015 140000 AIR BAGS

SUBJECT: UPDATE: FRONT PASSENGER AIR BAG INFLATORS WQR-53 (2005-2008 LEGACY AND OUTBACK VEHICLES). THE WQR-53 RECALL IS BEING EXPANDED TO INCLUDE ALL 2005-2008 MODEL YEAR LEGACY AND OUTBACK VEHICLES. THIS IS AN EXPANSION FROM THE CURRENT WQ

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December 18, 2015 141220 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:DRIVER SIDE:INFLATOR MODULE

SUBJECT: UPDATE: FRONT PASSENGER AIR BAG INFLATORS WQR-53 (2005-2008 LEGACY AND OUTBACK VEHICLES). THE WQR-53 RECALL IS BEING EXPANDED TO INCLUDE ALL 2005-2008 MODEL YEAR LEGACY AND OUTBACK VEHICLES. THIS IS AN EXPANSION FROM THE CURRENT WQ

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October 24, 2006 062200 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN

MODIFICATION OF MAIN COOLING FAN RELAY. *TT

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January 15, 2014 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

REPAIR PROCEDURE FOR HIGH-PITCHED SOUND FROM EXTENSION HOUSING AREA USING LATEST GENERATION PRODUCTION PARTS – THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES PRODUCTION CHANGE, REPAIR PROCEDURE AND PARTS INFORMATION TO ADDRESS A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF A HIGH-PITCHED

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October 6, 2005 151600 SEAT BELTS:FRONT:WARNING LIGHT/DEVICES

ODS (OCCUPANT DETECTION SYSTEM) FRONT PASSENGER SEATBELT WARNING CHIME. *TT

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October 9, 2006 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 4 EAT DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURES FOR P0851/P0852. *KB

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October 23, 2014 010000 STEERING

REVISION TO TROUBLESHOOTING INFORMATION FOR VDC DTC C0071

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October 23, 2014 114000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

REVISION TO TROUBLESHOOTING INFORMATION FOR VDC DTC C0071

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August 1, 2004 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION RING INDICATOR REMOVAL. SUBARU TECHTIPS *TT

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August 1, 2004 151600 SEAT BELTS:FRONT:WARNING LIGHT/DEVICES

SEAT BELT CHIME ACTIVATION. SUBARU TECHTIPS. *TT

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August 1, 2004 210000 TRAILER HITCHES

TRAILER HITCH HARNESS LOCATION. SUBARU TECHTIPS. *TT

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August 1, 2004 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

2005MY KEYS AND REMOTE TRANSMITTER NEW VEHICLE CHECK-IN PROCEDURE. SUBARU TECHTIPS. *TT

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August 1, 2004 151600 SEAT BELTS:FRONT:WARNING LIGHT/DEVICES

SEATBELT REMINDER SYSTEM DISABLEMENT. SUBARU TECHTIPS. *TT

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February 3, 2011 190000 TIRES

SUBARU: THERE IS A STEERING WHEEL VIBRATION AT HIGHWAY SPEEDS DUE TO AN IMPORPER WHEEL BALANCE. *RM

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August 20, 2004 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

SERVICE MANUAL CORRECTIONS. 2005MY SUBARU VEHICLES. *TT

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December 13, 2012 350000 EQUIPMENT

REPAIR PROCEDURE FOR HIGH-PITCHED SOUND FROM EXTENSION HOUSING AREA USING LATEST GENERATION PRODUCTION PARTS

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December 11, 2012 105400 POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:CENTER SUPPORT BEARING

THIS BULLETIN REVIEWS A CHANGE TO THE PART NUMBERS USED FOR THE TRANSFER DRIVEN GEAR BEARINGS. THESE REVISED BEARINGS ARE TO BE USED TO ENHANCE DURABILITY.

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November 16, 2006 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTC) P0600, B0221 AND /OR B0223. *KB

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June 25, 2004 050000 PARKING BRAKE

LEATHER SEPARATING FROM THE FRAME OF THE HAND BRAKE COVER. *TT

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October 5, 2005 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

ERROR CODE ER SP DISPLAY IN THE ODOMETER/TRIP METER. *TT

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July 1, 2004 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

SEDAN SPOILER TETHER LOCATION. *TT

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July 1, 2004 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

H4/H6 MODEL RELAY LOCATIONS. *TT

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July 1, 2004 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

IMPACT SENSOR (SHOCK SENSOR) LOCATION/ACTIVATION. *TT

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July 1, 2004 350000 EQUIPMENT

REAR CARGO NET PRE-ARRANGED DRILL MARKS. *TT

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July 1, 2004 350000 EQUIPMENT

SUBWOOFER LOCATION. *TT

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July 1, 2004 350000 EQUIPMENT

AMBIENT TEMPERATURE SENSOR UPDATE. *TT

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July 1, 2004 350000 EQUIPMENT

EC COMPASS MIRROR MOUNTING. SUBARU TECHTIPS. *TT

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July 1, 2004 354300 EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL:CARRIER/RACK

CROSSBAR POSITIONING. SUBARU TECHTIPS. *TT

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July 1, 2004 162800 STRUCTURE:BODY:HOOD

HOOD PROTECTOR MOUNTING POINTS. SUBARU TECHTIPS. *TT

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July 1, 2004 162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

SPLASH GUARD TAPE AREA. SUBARU TECHTIPS. *TT

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July 1, 2004 162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

SEDAN SPOILER TEMPLATE. SUBARU TECHTIPS. *TT

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July 1, 2004 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

UPDATED PRE-DELIVERY INSPECTION (PDI) CHECK ITEMS AND NOTES. SUBARU TECHTIPS. *TT

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July 1, 2004 210000 TRAILER HITCHES

TRAILER HITCH INSTALLATION. SUBARU TECHTIPS. *TT

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January 29, 2014 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

THIS SERVICE INFORMATION DESCRIBES 2 CORRECTIONS TO THE SERVICE MANUAL DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURES FOR THE DTCS LISTED ABOVE. THE INFORMATION IS ONLY APPLICABLE TO VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 5AT TRANSMISSIONS AND RELATES TO DIAGNOSTICS FOR THE LOCK-U

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January 29, 2014 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

THIS SERVICE INFORMATION DESCRIBES 2 CORRECTIONS TO THE SERVICE MANUAL DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURES FOR THE DTCS LISTED ABOVE. THE INFORMATION IS ONLY APPLICABLE TO VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 5AT TRANSMISSIONS AND RELATES TO DIAGNOSTICS FOR THE LOCK-U

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August 4, 2014 140000 AIR BAGS

ANNOUNCEMENT OF NEW SUBARU RECALL CAMPAIGN: FRONT PASSENGER AIR BAG INFLATORS WQM-49

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March 2, 2015 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

THE PURPOSE OF THIS BULLETIN IS TO PROVIDE A DESCRIPTION OF CURRENT CHANGES TO SERVICE MANUALS AVAILABLE VIA THE SUBARU TECHNICAL INFORMATION SYSTEM (STIS) WEB SITE.

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July 1, 2007 121000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

HEADLIGHT BULB SOCKET REPAIRS. *KB

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February 25, 2016 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

AS PART OF OUR DEDICATION TO CUSTOMER SATISFACTION, SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. IS INITIATING A PROGRAM TO EXTEND THE ORIGINAL NEW CAR LIMITED WARRANTY COVERAGE OF THE INSTRUMENT PANE+G108 (IP) OR DASHBOARD ASSEMBLY ON THE APPLICABLE VEHICLES

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February 1, 2006 061110 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS

RUBBING MARK ON TIMING BELT. SUBARU. *TT

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November 1, 2005 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

WATER LEAK FROM A/C EVAPORATOR. TECHTIPS. *TT

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December 1, 2004 190000 TIRES

USE OF TIRE CHAINS. SUBARU TECHTIPS. *TT

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July 1, 2014 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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May 7, 2004 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

ENGINE COOLANT SYSTEM REFILLING.*MR

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May 1, 2005 353100 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:ANTI-THEFT DEVICES

ALARM SYSTEM FUNCTIONS. SUBARU TECHTIPS. *TT

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May 1, 2005 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

HVAC INOPERATIVE AFTER WIRING HARNESS CHANGE – MORE INFORMATION. SUBARU TECHTIPS. *TT

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September 11, 2015 350000 EQUIPMENT

THIS SERVICE INFORMATION BULLETIN ANNOUNCES A DESIGN CHANGE TO THE OIL PRESSURE SWITCH ASSEMBLY. NICKEL PLATING HAS BEEN APPLIED TO THE INTERNAL SWITCH CONTACTS TO ENHANCE THEIR DURABILITY AND REDUCE THE POSSIBILITY OF POOR CONTACT WHICH C

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September 10, 2015 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

THIS SERVICE INFORMATION BULLETIN ANNOUNCES A DESIGN CHANGE TO THE OIL PRESSURE SWITCH ASSEMBLY. NICKEL PLATING HAS BEEN APPLIED TO THE INTERNAL SWITCH CONTACTS TO ENHANCE THEIR DURABILITY AND REDUCE THE POSSIBILITY OF POOR CONTACT WHICH C

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February 25, 2016 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

AS PART OF OUR DEDICATION TO CUSTOMER SATISFACTION, SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. IS INITIATING A PROGRAM TO EXTEND THE ORIGINAL NEW CAR LIMITED WARRANTY COVERAGE OF THE INSTRUMENT PANE+G108 (IP) OR DASHBOARD ASSEMBLY ON THE APPLICABLE VEHICLES

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June 1, 2005 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

REPLACEMENT KEYLESS REMOTES. SUBARU. TECHTIPS. *TT

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June 1, 2005 090000 FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER

FUEL GAUGE RETAINER CLIPS – REPLACING WHEN CONNECTING A FUEL LINE AT THE FUEL TANK AREA. SEE 2005 LEGACY SERVICE MANUAL. *TT

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June 1, 2005 136000 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER

WORN OR NOISY WIPER BLADES AND VISIBILITY. SUBARU. *TT

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April 3, 2008 021600 SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING

SUBARU SERVICE CAMPAIGN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. THERE IS A SLIGHT POSSIBILITY THAT ONE OR BOTH OF THE VEHICLE’S REAR WHEEL BEARINGS MAY, OVER TIME, DEVELOP A NOISE CONDITION THAT CAUSES THE BEARING TO PRODUCE A WHINNYI

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April 3, 2008 200000 WHEELS

SUBARU SERVICE CAMPAIGN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. THERE IS A SLIGHT POSSIBILITY THAT ONE OR BOTH OF THE VEHICLE’S REAR WHEEL BEARINGS MAY, OVER TIME, DEVELOP A NOISE CONDITION THAT CAUSES THE BEARING TO PRODUCE A WHINNYI

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June 22, 2006 150000 SEAT BELTS

REAR CENTER SEAT BELT INSTALLATION PROCEDURES. *TT

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May 1, 2006 021530 SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM

FRONT LOWER CONTROL ARM BUSHINGS. *TT

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August 25, 2004 106000 POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

AXLE NUT CHECK/REPLACE PROCEDURE – WARRANY CLAIM INFORMATION. *TT

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2005 SUBARU Legacy

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