2016 SUBARU Outback

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

4 Recalls for 2016 SUBARU Outback

Recall Date Component Summary
2019-12-19 AIR BAGS: AIR BAG/RESTRAINT CONTROL MODULE

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2016-2017 Outback vehicles. A replacement air bag control module may have been installed that is not compatible with the passenger air bag module, possibly affecting air bag deployment.

Remedy:

Subaru will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger air bag module, free of charge. The recall began February 3, 2020. Owners may contact Subaru customer service at 1-844-373-6614. Subaru’s number for this recall is WUX-09.

2016-05-11 STEERING:COLUMN

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain model year 2016-2017 Legacy and Outback vehicles manufactured February 29, 2016, to May 6, 2016. The steering column on the affected vehicles may have been improperly machined, and as a result, turning the steering wheel may have no effect on the direction of the wheels.

Remedy:

Subaru will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the lot number on the steering column, replacing the steering column, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began May 13, 2016. Owners may contact Subaru customer service at 1-800-782-2783 or by visiting http://www.wtd65.service-campaign.com. Subaru’s number for this recall is WTD-65. Note: Until the vehicles have been inspected, owners are advised not to drive their vehicles.

2015-11-24 POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DIFFERENTIAL UNIT | POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DRIVESHAFT

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain model year 2016 Legacy vehicles manufactured October 24, 2015, to November 16, 2015, and Outback vehicles manufactured October 24, 2015, to November 17, 2015. Due to the improper tightening of the securing nuts, the drive shaft may separate from the rear differential.

Remedy:

Subaru has notified owners, and dealers will inspect the fastening nuts, and tighten or replace them, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began on December 10, 2015. Owners may contact Subaru customer service at 1-856-488-8500. Subaru’s number for this recall is WQV-57.

2015-08-10 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION | POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DRIVESHAFT

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2015 and 2016 model year Subaru Legacy 4-Door and Outback vehicles manufactured July 3, 2015, to July 27, 2015. Transmission oil may leak from a deformed seal cap on the propeller shaft yoke.

Remedy:

Subaru will notify owners, and dealers will replace the propeller shaft, free of charge. The recall began on August 28, 2015. Owners may contact 1-800-782-2783. Subaru’s number for this recall is WQU-56.

These are complaints about vehicles like yours and some can only be found here. Do they sound familiar?

1 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 2016 SUBARU Outback

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Date Component  
2022-04-04 electrical/battery

396 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 2016 SUBARU Outback

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Date Component  
2021-05-11 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11416152
2021-05-07 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11415525
2021-05-08 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11415620
2021-05-06 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11415473
2021-05-05 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11415234
2021-04-30 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11414573
2021-04-30 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11414667
2021-04-30 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11414628
2021-04-28 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY
ODI Number: 11414277
2021-04-24 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11413712
2021-04-24 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11413686
2021-04-24 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11413681
2021-04-23 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11413627
2021-04-25 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11413834
2021-04-23 STRUCTURE:BODY | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11413587
2021-04-21 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11413282
2021-04-20 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11413123
2021-04-19 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11412828
2021-04-18 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11408629
2021-04-16 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11408446
2021-04-18 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11408618
2021-04-18 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11408609
2021-04-16 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11408396
2021-04-17 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11408571
2021-04-17 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11408544
2021-04-16 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11408369
2021-04-17 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11408522
2021-04-15 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | WHEELS
ODI Number: 11408270
2021-04-13 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11407990
2021-04-13 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11407983
2021-04-12 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11407746
2021-04-09 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11407190
2021-04-08 AIR BAGS | BACK OVER PREVENTION: WARNINGS | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11407039
2021-03-30 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11405582
2021-03-28 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11405189
2021-04-02 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11406130
2021-04-01 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11406041
2021-03-16 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11403280
2021-03-13 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11402729
2021-03-18 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11403783
2021-03-16 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11403226
2021-03-17 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11403604
2021-03-16 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11403411
2021-03-16 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11403201
2021-03-18 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11403731
2021-03-16 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11403186
2021-03-16 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11403354
2021-03-13 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11402774
2021-03-10 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11400199
2021-03-11 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11400280
2021-03-02 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11398792
2021-02-26 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11398010
2021-03-02 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11398774
2021-03-03 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11398873
2021-02-28 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11398284
2021-02-20 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11397124
2021-02-17 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11396713
2021-02-16 ENGINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11396483
2021-02-15 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11396243
2021-02-17 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11396600
2021-02-16 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11396500
2016-11-09 ENGINE
ODI Number: 10925283
2016-11-05 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10924455
2016-10-12 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10915621
2016-09-25 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10909511
2017-07-19 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11006456
2017-07-10 UNKNOWN OR OTHER | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11004021
2017-06-08 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10994048
2017-06-08 AIR BAGS | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10994003
2017-06-15 SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 10995389
2017-06-15 VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR
ODI Number: 10995354
2017-05-18 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10990495
2017-05-02 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10983173
2017-04-20 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10979655
2017-04-08 AIR BAGS | STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10971465
2017-04-04 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10970440
2017-08-08 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11013647
2017-08-14 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11015205
2017-08-12 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11014841
2017-08-01 STEERING
ODI Number: 11012151
2016-09-09 FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE
ODI Number: 10905034
2016-09-09 AIR BAGS | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10904945
2016-09-13 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10906222
2016-09-02 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10903268
2016-09-04 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10903519
2016-09-01 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10903175
2017-03-17 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10966529
2017-03-04 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10958574
2017-03-04 SEATS
ODI Number: 10958572
2017-02-23 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10956481
2017-02-22 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10956290
2017-02-22 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10956272
2017-02-26 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10956992
2021-01-30 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11390753
2021-01-29 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11390736
2021-01-29 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 11390730
2021-02-01 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | STEERING | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11391034
2021-01-31 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11390851
2021-01-30 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11390796
2021-01-19 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11388831
2021-01-19 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11388828
2021-01-15 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11388296
2021-01-19 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 11388925
2021-01-23 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11389618
2021-01-22 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11389439
2021-01-05 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11386677
2021-01-04 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11386486
2021-01-07 SERVICE BRAKES | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11387050
2020-12-31 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11385793
2021-01-11 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11387565
2021-01-03 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11386297
2021-01-05 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11386614
2021-01-03 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11386253
2021-01-09 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11387296
2021-01-02 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11386187
2020-12-12 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11383123
2020-12-06 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11378112
2020-12-16 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11383841
2020-12-10 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11382910
2020-12-17 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11383970
2020-12-15 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11383591
2020-12-07 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11378344
2020-11-17 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11375002
2020-11-28 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11376849
2020-11-28 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11376795
2020-11-28 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11376794
2017-01-07 STEERING
ODI Number: 10940371
2016-12-22 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10937164
2016-12-25 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10937379
2016-11-27 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10928155
2016-11-27 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10928154
2016-11-27 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10928153
2016-11-17 SERVICE BRAKES | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10926585
2020-11-01 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11372507
2020-11-04 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11373023
2020-11-08 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11373670
2020-10-29 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11372293
2020-11-08 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11373628
2020-10-14 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11364262
2020-10-27 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11366703
2020-10-26 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 11366512
2020-10-11 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11363803
2020-10-11 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11363778
2020-10-27 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11366626
2020-10-15 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11364473
2020-10-07 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11363197
2020-10-07 FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11363155
2020-09-28 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11361475
2020-10-09 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11363607
2020-10-08 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11363437
2020-10-06 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11363116
2020-10-05 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11362924
2020-10-06 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11363058
2020-09-21 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11360281
2020-09-22 STEERING
ODI Number: 11360433
2020-09-11 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11354486
2020-09-13 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11354644
2020-09-15 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11355190
2020-09-21 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11360352
2020-08-31 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11352392
2020-08-30 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11352160
2020-08-11 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11348708
2020-08-17 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11349964
2020-08-04 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | SERVICE BRAKES | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11343247
2020-08-04 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | STRUCTURE:BODY | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11343228
2020-07-29 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11342077
2020-08-06 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 11343626
2020-07-29 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11342011
2020-08-06 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11343719
2020-08-07 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11343872
2020-07-20 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11340341
2020-07-14 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11339265
2020-07-22 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11340847
2020-07-15 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11339582
2020-07-14 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11339419
2020-07-11 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11338820
2020-07-13 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11338988
2020-07-14 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 11339375
2020-07-16 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11339829
2020-07-22 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11340909
2020-07-21 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11340715
2020-07-21 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11340708
2020-07-08 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11338099
2020-06-19 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11329748
2020-06-22 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11330109
2020-06-17 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11329333
2020-06-22 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11330044
2020-06-08 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11327762
2020-05-24 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11325752
2020-05-29 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11326479
2020-05-20 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11325312
2020-05-28 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11326402
2020-05-21 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11325471
2020-06-02 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11326924
2020-05-16 ENGINE | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11324748
2020-04-24 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11322191
2020-04-29 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11322766
2020-04-27 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11322374
2020-05-09 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11323973
2020-04-30 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11322888
2020-05-05 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11323364
2020-04-26 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11322273
2020-04-26 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11322260
2020-04-25 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11322243
2020-05-06 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11323475
2020-05-06 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11323470
2020-04-16 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11321279
2020-04-18 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11321499
2020-04-16 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11321323
2020-03-17 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11318398
2020-03-15 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11318147
2020-03-05 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11316459
2020-03-17 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11318525
2020-02-23 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11310868
2020-02-23 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11310840
2020-02-11 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | STEERING
ODI Number: 11308513
2020-02-19 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11310059
2020-02-06 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11307398
2020-01-14 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11299428
2020-01-07 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11297697
2020-01-07 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11297777
2020-01-02 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11296707
2019-12-27 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11291650
2019-12-24 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11291078
2019-12-16 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | STEERING
ODI Number: 11289230
2019-12-23 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11290996
2019-12-23 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11290983
2019-12-07 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11287603
2019-12-05 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11287140
2019-11-24 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11282039
2019-11-18 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:LEVER AND LINKAGE:COLUMN SHIFT
ODI Number: 11280847
2019-11-19 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11280989
2019-11-14 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11279962
2019-11-04 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11278062
2019-11-01 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11277481
2019-10-27 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11271397
2019-10-27 UNKNOWN OR OTHER | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11271386
2019-08-07 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11242237
2019-08-13 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11243731
2019-08-10 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11242993
2019-08-09 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11242812
2019-07-29 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11240241
2019-08-02 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11241366
2019-08-05 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11241891
2019-08-05 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11241874
2019-07-31 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11240771
2019-07-23 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11234230
2019-07-16 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11232574
2019-07-23 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11234178
2019-10-16 POWER TRAIN | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11269023
2019-10-20 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11269609
2019-10-13 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11268163
2019-10-10 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11267661
2019-09-30 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11265251
2019-09-30 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11265248
2019-09-26 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11258352
2019-10-01 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11265408
2019-09-30 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11258994
2019-09-25 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11258063
2019-09-24 STEERING
ODI Number: 11257585
2019-09-04 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11253105
2019-09-03 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11252942
2019-09-02 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11252751
2019-08-31 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11252618
2019-09-05 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11253444
2019-05-12 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11207110
2019-05-03 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11205526
2019-03-30 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11192574
2019-04-10 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11195331
2019-07-10 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11230683
2019-06-26 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11222609
2019-06-25 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11222569
2019-06-20 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11221526
2019-06-30 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11228555
2019-06-10 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11218835
2019-06-13 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11219899
2019-06-03 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11217543
2019-06-04 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11217860
2018-12-27 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11163652
2019-01-02 ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11164684
2018-12-08 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11156933
2018-12-18 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11162323
2018-10-05 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11133583
2018-10-05 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11133579
2018-09-08 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11128211
2018-08-29 ENGINE | POWER TRAIN | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11123268
2018-08-27 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11122836
2018-06-04 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11099465
2018-06-14 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11101812
2018-06-08 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11100504
2018-05-27 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11098158
2018-05-22 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11097212
2018-05-17 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11096494
2018-05-12 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11093444
2018-05-06 STRUCTURE:BODY | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11092125
2019-03-19 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11189898
2019-03-26 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11191648
2019-03-18 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11189816
2019-03-16 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11187188
2019-03-02 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11183656
2019-03-04 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11183971
2019-03-01 STRUCTURE:BODY | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11183351
2019-02-08 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11175786
2019-02-08 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11175157
2019-02-17 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL
ODI Number: 11180603
2018-03-29 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | STEERING
ODI Number: 11082005
2018-04-03 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11083176
2018-04-04 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11083322
2018-04-09 VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 11084232
2018-04-01 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | STEERING
ODI Number: 11082397
2018-02-27 SEAT BELTS | SEAT BELTS:REAR/OTHER
ODI Number: 11075241
2018-02-10 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11072064
2018-02-08 SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11071692
2018-02-19 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11073604
2018-11-25 STEERING | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11153602
2018-11-28 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11154540
2018-11-25 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11153664
2018-11-18 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11152314
2018-11-14 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11151555
2018-11-24 STEERING
ODI Number: 11153488
2018-10-22 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11141955
2018-08-09 ENGINE
ODI Number: 11118683
2018-08-03 POWER TRAIN | UNKNOWN OR OTHER | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11115595
2018-08-07 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11118220
2018-07-04 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11109518
2018-07-04 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11109494
2018-07-13 ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11111266
2018-07-12 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11111054
2018-06-20 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11102877
2018-06-18 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11102365
2018-06-18 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 11102362
2018-06-29 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11104765
2018-02-01 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11066187
2018-01-23 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL
ODI Number: 11064456
2018-01-18 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11063513
2018-01-16 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11062973
2018-01-02 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11058042
2018-01-02 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11058155
2017-12-05 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11052459
2017-11-10 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11045253
2017-11-19 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11047298
2017-10-30 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11041415
2017-09-23 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11025142
2017-09-19 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11024212
2017-09-08 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11022393
2017-09-06 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11021726
2017-08-18 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11016240
2016-07-20 SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10886151
2016-07-16 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10885208
2016-07-16 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10885207
2016-07-16 EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10885205
2016-07-01 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
ODI Number: 10882076
2016-07-08 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10883635
2016-06-24 STEERING | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10876341
2016-06-28 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10881286
2016-06-06 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10872719
2016-05-24 STEERING
ODI Number: 10870588
2016-05-24 STEERING
ODI Number: 10870662
2016-05-18 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10865586
2016-05-31 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10871701
2016-05-03 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10862777
2016-05-03 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10862769
2016-05-14 STEERING
ODI Number: 10864887
2016-05-14 STEERING
ODI Number: 10864883
2016-05-13 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 10864799
2016-04-22 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 10860989
2016-04-25 SERVICE BRAKES | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10861245
2016-04-25 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10861402
2016-04-20 STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10860578
2016-04-09 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10854576
2016-04-04 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10853243
2016-04-06 STEERING
ODI Number: 10853905
2016-04-03 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10853168
2016-03-21 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10850872
2016-03-22 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10851022
2016-03-20 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10850657
2016-03-22 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10851106
2016-03-14 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
ODI Number: 10846477
2016-03-11 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10846084
2016-03-16 WHEELS
ODI Number: 10849933
2016-02-24 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10837939
2016-02-19 WHEELS
ODI Number: 10837191
2016-02-03 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10823921
2016-01-28 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10822881
2016-01-04 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10817540
2016-01-05 AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 10818039
2015-12-11 STEERING
ODI Number: 10809598
2015-11-08 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 10789134
2015-11-16 POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10790669
2015-11-18 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL
ODI Number: 10794654
2015-10-29 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 10787018
2015-10-10 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10781227
2015-08-31 VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 10760241
2021-02-09 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11395500
2018-09-28 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: AUTOMATIC EMERGENCY BRAKING
ODI Number: 11132100
2016-03-01 UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 10839200
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Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

444 Service Alerts for 2016 SUBARU Outback

Date Description
2022-07-05 020000 SUSPENSION

This bulletin announces a design change made to the front stabilizer bushings.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2022-07-05 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin announces a design change made to the front stabilizer bushings.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2022-07-11 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This Bulletin announces the preferred practices to be used when handling vehicles equipped with Gen2 Telematics which are enrolled in the Subaru STARLINK® Security Plus Service featuring Stolen Vehicle Recovery Plus with Immobilizer.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2022-07-11 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Bulletin announces the preferred practices to be used when handling vehicles equipped with Gen2 Telematics which are enrolled in the Subaru STARLINK® Security Plus Service featuring Stolen Vehicle Recovery Plus with Immobilizer.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2022-07-11 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This Bulletin announces the preferred practices to be used when handling vehicles equipped with Gen2 Telematics which are enrolled in the Subaru STARLINK® Security Plus Service featuring Stolen Vehicle Recovery Plus with Immobilizer.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2022-07-11 346000 COMMUNICATION:MANUFACTURER TELEMATICS

This Bulletin announces the preferred practices to be used when handling vehicles equipped with Gen2 Telematics which are enrolled in the Subaru STARLINK® Security Plus Service featuring Stolen Vehicle Recovery Plus with Immobilizer.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2022-05-19 100000 POWER TRAIN

This bulletin announces a design change to the CVT select lever mechanism in response to isolated customer concerns of not being able to remove the key from the ignition switch when the vehicle is in Park.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2022-05-19 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces a design change to the CVT select lever mechanism in response to isolated customer concerns of not being able to remove the key from the ignition switch when the vehicle is in Park.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2022-05-18 150000 SEAT BELTS

This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-05-11 010000 STEERING

WTD-65 Stop Sale and Recall – Urgent Additional Information Urgent request for retailers to re-contact customers owning these cars: Provided just prior to 4:00 PM ET today. Also, update to “Inspection and repair procedures document,” dis

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-05-18 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

The following is to provide you with updated information on the WTD 65 recall. 1. We are pleased to announce that based upon retailer input and comments, along with further study and analysis by FHI and SOA, we are increasing the labor

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-05-10 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Memo: Stop Sale and Recall – WTD-65 Steering Column Shaft – Inspection and Repair Procedures

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-05-31 350000 EQUIPMENT

WTD-65 Steering Column Recall – Ordering Process memo. Due to the substantial shipments which were processed this past weekend and an expected ample supply of incoming steering columns, the ordering restriction will be removed on Wednesday

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-05-31 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

WTD-65 Steering Column Recall – Ordering Process memo. Due to the substantial shipments which were processed this past weekend and an expected ample supply of incoming steering columns, the ordering restriction will be removed on Wednesday

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-05-30 350000 EQUIPMENT

Subaru has decided to loosen the restrictions on the $250 PAR allowance and let retailers decide on extenuating circumstances, including for customers that were inconvenienced by the inspection only and for customers that had to wait to pur

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-05-27 350000 EQUIPMENT

It has been brought to our attention that some retailers are receiving invoices for towing charges after the initial claim submission for the WTD65 Steering Column recall. This is a reminder that approved and paid claims can be appended by

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-05-26 010000 STEERING

WTD-65 Rental Authorization Form- No longer needed.. Due to large volume of rental requests for WTD65 and administrative time, the rental authorization form is no longer required.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-05-25 350000 EQUIPMENT

Additional Customer Accomodations for the WTD65 Recall- 2016 Legacy / Outback Steering Column repair.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-05-23 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Revised Service Procedure Bulletin: 2016 Legacy / Outback Stop Sale Information, WTD-65 Recall. This Service Procedure provides an inspection method for identification of affected vehicles and if determined necessary, additional steps for

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-05-24 350000 EQUIPMENT

A new labor operation has been created specifically for H6 vehicles affected by WTD-65 Steering Column Inspection/Repair. This labor operation has been added to the WTD-65R bulletin located in STIS. (A165-803 – 1.8 for H6 Models) SOA will r

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-05-24 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

A new labor operation has been created specifically for H6 vehicles affected by WTD-65 Steering Column Inspection/Repair. This labor operation has been added to the WTD-65R bulletin located in STIS. (A165-803 – 1.8 for H6 Models) SOA will r

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2022-04-26 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This bulletin announces availability of new reprograming files for the Engine Control Module (ECM).

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2022-04-26 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of new reprograming files for the Engine Control Module (ECM).

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2022-04-06 350000 EQUIPMENT

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.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2022-03-07 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This bulletin announces design change to the water pump assembly.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2022-03-04 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin outlines the operating characteristics of the Remote Climate Control operation on hybrid vehicles.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2022-03-04 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin outlines the operating characteristics of the Remote Climate Control operation on hybrid vehicles.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2022-03-18 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).

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2022-01-02 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Bulletin announces design changes to the engine oil and CVT fluid drain plugs.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2022-02-18 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Going forward when a customer⿿s vehicle is equipped with a DCM that does not have Software version ID DCM_06.00.17_20190816 installed and they wish to subscribe to Starlink Telematics Service, the DCM must be replaced.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2022-01-02 061571 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OIL/LUBRICATION:SUMP/TANK:DRAIN PLUG

This Bulletin announces design changes to the engine oil and CVT fluid drain plugs.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-12-02 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This bulletin announces design change to the water pump assembly.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-11-16 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces the availability of new propeller shaft assemblies.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-11-16 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin announces the availability of new propeller shaft assemblies.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-11-15 100000 POWER TRAIN

This bulletin announces a design change to the CVT select lever (shifter) mechanism in response to isolated customer concerns of not being able to remove the key from the ignition switch when the vehicle is in Park.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-10-27 220000 SEATS

This bulletin provides a service procedure to address customer concerns of a ⿿squeaking⿝ -type sound from the front seat(s).

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-10-14 050000 PARKING BRAKE

(Subaru Retailers) As part of Subaru⿿s dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is announcing an extension to the Basic New Car Limited Warranty for the CVT Parking Switch for certain 2015-2018 MY Legacy, Outback

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-10-14 100000 POWER TRAIN

(Subaru Retailers) As part of Subaru⿿s dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is announcing an extension to the Basic New Car Limited Warranty for the CVT Parking Switch for certain 2015-2018 MY Legacy, Outback

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-10-14 350000 EQUIPMENT

(Subaru Retailers) As part of Subaru⿿s dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is announcing an extension to the Basic New Car Limited Warranty for the CVT Parking Switch for certain 2015-2018 MY Legacy, Outback

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-10-14 050000 PARKING BRAKE

(Owner Letter) As part of Subaru of America⿿s dedication to customer satisfaction, this letter is to inform you of an extension to the Basic New Car Limited Warranty for your vehicle⿿s CVT Parking Brake Switch.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-10-14 100000 POWER TRAIN

(Owner Letter) As part of Subaru of America⿿s dedication to customer satisfaction, this letter is to inform you of an extension to the Basic New Car Limited Warranty for your vehicle⿿s CVT Parking Brake Switch.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-10-14 350000 EQUIPMENT

(Owner Letter) As part of Subaru of America⿿s dedication to customer satisfaction, this letter is to inform you of an extension to the Basic New Car Limited Warranty for your vehicle⿿s CVT Parking Brake Switch.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-10-27 100000 POWER TRAIN

This bulletin has been developed in response to a small number of customer concerns regarding fluid seepage found coming from the CVT assembly.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-10-27 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin has been developed in response to a small number of customer concerns regarding fluid seepage found coming from the CVT assembly.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-10-15 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This bulletin provides a new flow chart and additional diagnostic tools to assist technicians with troubleshooting DTC P0841- SECONDARY OIL PRESSURE SENSOR PERFORMANCE.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-10-15 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides a new flow chart and additional diagnostic tools to assist technicians with troubleshooting DTC P0841- SECONDARY OIL PRESSURE SENSOR PERFORMANCE.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-10-19 050000 PARKING BRAKE

This bulletin announces a design change to the CVT select lever (shifter) mechanism in response to isolated customer concerns of not being able to remove the key from the ignition switch when the vehicle is in Park.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-10-19 100000 POWER TRAIN

This bulletin announces a design change to the CVT select lever (shifter) mechanism in response to isolated customer concerns of not being able to remove the key from the ignition switch when the vehicle is in Park.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-02-01 131000 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD

Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) Quality Assurance has identified an increase in the number of cracked windshields on some 2015 and 2016MY Legacy and Outback models. SOA has now further extended the warranty to 8 years / unlimited miles.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-01-14 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides information related to the telematics system’s Automatic Collision Notification (ACN) and Advanced Automatic Collision Notification (AACN) feature operation, diagnostic tips, and best practices.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-01-26 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces a design change made to the front seat hinge bolts.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-01-04 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-01-04 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-08-04 150000 SEAT BELTS

This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-08-04 220000 SEATS

This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-08-09 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides a description of current changes to Service Manuals available via the Subaru Technical Information System (STIS) web site.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-07-16 220000 SEATS

This bulletin provides a procedure to help identify the source of a squeaking, creaking or popping -type sound heard coming from the driver⿿s seat.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-07-30 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service campaign for certain 2015-2016MY Legacy and Outback 2.5L models which may experience an exhaust noise and/or odor coming from cracks at the bellows section of the front exhaust pipe w

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-07-30 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed equipped with F10 7⿝ Navigation and 7⿝ Display Audio head units.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-07-30 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed equipped with F10 7⿝ Navigation and 7⿝ Display Audio head units.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-06-17 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-06-17 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-06-17 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Gen1 Telematics Reprogramming for 3G Sunset.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-06-07 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-06-07 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-06-25 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides information to help diagnose and address different conditions relating to customer concerns which may arise when operating the new-generation ⿿Gen 2⿝ and ⿿Gen 2.1⿝ F10 Navigation and Display Audio systems.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-06-23 100000 POWER TRAIN

This bulletin provides corrected diagnostics containing a revised flow for certain CVT solenoid related DTCs.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-06-07 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin outlines changes in the service procedure for replacement of the Power Rear Gate control module.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-06-07 170000 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

This bulletin outlines changes in the service procedure for replacement of the Power Rear Gate control module.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-06-02 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed above equipped with F10 7⿝ Navigation and 7⿝ Display Audio head units.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-06-01 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This bulletin outlines changes in the service procedure for engine oil pressure inspection.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2015-10-01 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Tehnical Suppurt Guide Gen 2.0 & 2.1 Micro SD Navigation (AVN) Gen 2.0 & 2.1 Display Audio (DA)

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-05-21 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed equipped with F10 7⿝ Navigation and 7⿝ Display Audio head units.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-05-21 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed equipped with F10 7⿝ Navigation and 7⿝ Display Audio head units.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-05-03 350000 EQUIPMENT

Description of current changes to Service Manuals available via the Subaru Technical Information System (STIS) web site.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2017-05-30 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

This bulletin provides a diagnostic procedure along with Transmission Control Module (TCM) reprogramming files to address isolated customer concerns of a ?bump? feeling from the CVT. The bump feeling has been reported to occur after the CVT

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2017-05-25 010000 STEERING

This bulletin announces a new steering column assembly designed to address a limited number of customer concerns involving the tilt mechanism portion not staying locked. This condition can only occur during the process of adjusting the stee

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-02-08 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces a change to the battery sensor to prevent unnecessary occurrence of DTC P1C00 being set / stored in the ECM memory.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-04-13 100000 POWER TRAIN

Vehicles equipped with manual transmission and push-button start will follow DCM replacement procedure as outlined in TSB 15-279-21: Gen1 Telematics DCM Replacement for 3G Sunset which is applicable to manual transmission vehicles with push

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-04-13 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Vehicles equipped with manual transmission and push-button start will follow DCM replacement procedure as outlined in TSB 15-279-21: Gen1 Telematics DCM Replacement for 3G Sunset which is applicable to manual transmission vehicles with push

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-04-27 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces a design change made to the TPMS valve assemblies.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-04-27 200000 WHEELS

This bulletin announces a design change made to the TPMS valve assemblies.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-03-25 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Gen1 Telematics Reprogramming for 3G Sunset.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-03-15 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service program for certain 2016 model year Forester, Impreza, Crosstrek, Legacy, and Outback vehicles equipped with Telematics (STARLINK). Subaru has determined that vehicles affected by thi

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2020-10-07 350000 EQUIPMENT

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service campaign for certain 2015-2016MY Legacy and Outback 2.5L models which may experience an exhaust noise and/or odor coming from cracks at the bellows section of the front exhaust pipe w

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-10-07 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service campaign for certain 2015-2016MY Legacy and Outback 2.5L models which may experience an exhaust noise and/or odor coming from cracks at the bellows section of the front exhaust pipe w

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-12-21 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed involving ⿿Gen 2⿝ F10 Navigation and Display Audio units w

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-12-15 150000 SEAT BELTS

This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame.

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2020-12-15 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame.

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2020-12-15 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame.

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2021-02-04 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Engine Control Module (ECM). The new files will address DTC P0116 and hard starting in cold temperature concerns when an accessory engine block heater is utilized.

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2021-02-04 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Engine Control Module (ECM). The new files will address DTC P0116 and hard starting in cold temperature concerns when an accessory engine block heater is utilized.

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2021-02-01 160000 STRUCTURE

Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) Quality Assurance has identified an increase in the number of cracked windshields on some 2015 and 2016MY Legacy and Outback models. SOA has now further extended the warranty to 8 years / unlimited miles.

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2021-02-26 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces availability of new front wheel hub assemblies incorporating bearing surfaces having increased resistance to imperfections resulting from shock loads.

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2021-02-03 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Engine Control Module (ECM).

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2021-02-03 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Engine Control Module (ECM).

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2021-01-26 220000 SEATS

This bulletin announces a design change made to the front seat hinge bolts.

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2020-12-15 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame.

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2020-12-15 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-12-09 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

This bulletin announces availability of a new HVAC control panel in response to reports of the buttons along the lower row sticking in the ⿿pressed⿝ position when they are operated.

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2021-01-12 150000 SEAT BELTS

This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame.

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2021-01-12 220000 SEATS

This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame.

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2021-01-14 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides information related to the telematics system’s Automatic Collision Notification (ACN) and Advanced Automatic Collision Notification (AACN) feature operation, diagnostic tips, and best practices.

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2021-02-01 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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2021-02-01 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service program for certain 2016 model year Forester, Impreza, Crosstrek, Legacy, and Outback vehicles equipped with Telematics (STARLINK). Subaru has determined that vehicles affected by t

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-11-09 100000 POWER TRAIN

This Service Information Bulletin provides corrected diagnostics containing a revised flow for certain CVT solenoid related DTCs.

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2020-11-20 350000 EQUIPMENT

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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2020-11-16 100000 POWER TRAIN

This bulletin announces the availability of new propeller shaft assemblies.

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2020-12-21 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed involving ⿿Gen 2⿝ F10 Navigation and Display Audio units w

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2021-01-27 130000 VISIBILITY

Windshield Extension parameter changes

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2020-12-15 150000 SEAT BELTS

This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-12-15 220000 SEATS

This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame.

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2020-12-09 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of a new HVAC control panel in response to reports of the buttons along the lower row sticking in the ⿿pressed⿝ position when they are operated.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-12-01 100000 POWER TRAIN

This bulletin has been developed in response to a small number of customer concerns regarding fluid seepage found coming from the CVT assembly.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-05-18 063100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a serivce campaign/ voluntary emissions recall for certain 2015-2016 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles. This campaign will involve replacement of the front exhaust pipe containing the cata

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-05-18 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a serivce campaign/ voluntary emissions recall for certain 2015-2016 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles. This campaign will involve replacement of the front exhaust pipe containing the cata

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-05-04 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This service information bulletin announces availability of an enhancenment to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed equipped with F10 7″ Navigation and 7″ display audio head units.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-05-04 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This service information bulletin announces availability of an enhancenment to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed equipped with F10 7″ Navigation and 7″ display audio head units.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-05-06 063100 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Engine Control Module (ECM) for hard starting in sub-freezing temperatures, DTC P0400, and surging in high altitudes.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-05-06 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Engine Control Module (ECM) for hard starting in sub-freezing temperatures, DTC P0400, and surging in high altitudes.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-05-08 150000 SEAT BELTS

This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-05-08 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame.

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2020-04-30 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

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2016-08-23 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Subject: New Service Programs: WTG?67 and WTH?68 ? Relay replacement In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. is initiating two service programs for certain 2015 and 2016 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles, for

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-08-23 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Subject: New Service Programs: WTG?67 and WTH?68 ? Relay replacement In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. is initiating two service programs for certain 2015 and 2016 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles, for

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-08-23 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This repair procedure was previously published in TSB number 07-89-15R. In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is now initiating a service program for certain 2015 and 2016 model year Legacy and Outback v

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2016-08-23 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This repair procedure was previously published in TSB number 07-89-15R. In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is now initiating a service program for certain 2015 and 2016 model year Legacy and Outback v

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-08-24 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. The tables contained within this bulletin are to be used as guides for bec

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2016-08-23 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

NOTE: As of 8/23/2016, this TSB has been replaced with Service Program Bulletins WTG-67 and WTH-68. Please refer to those publications for the most updated information relating to the repairs originally contained in TSB 07-89-15R.

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2016-08-23 350000 EQUIPMENT

NOTE: As of 8/23/2016, this TSB has been replaced with Service Program Bulletins WTG-67 and WTH-68. Please refer to those publications for the most updated information relating to the repairs originally contained in TSB 07-89-15R.

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2016-08-23 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

NOTE: As of 8/23/2016, this TSB has been replaced with Service Program Bulletins WTG-67 and WTH-68. Please refer to those publications for the most updated information relating to the repairs originally contained in TSB 07-89-15R.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-08-12 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Service Information bulletin provides new inspection and repair procedures for AVCS (Active Valve Control System) -related DTCs on the FA and FB engine equipped models listed above. The applicable Service Manuals will be revised with t

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2016-08-12 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This Service Information bulletin provides new inspection and repair procedures for AVCS (Active Valve Control System) -related DTCs on the FA and FB engine equipped models listed above. The applicable Service Manuals will be revised with t

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2016-08-12 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

This Service Information bulletin provides new inspection and repair procedures for AVCS (Active Valve Control System) -related DTCs on the FA and FB engine equipped models listed above. The applicable Service Manuals will be revised with t

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2020-10-15 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the control module for the Vehicle Dynamics Control system (VDCCM). DTCs C1531 and/or C1741 may set, the Hill Holder warning lamp and cancellation alarm may activat

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2020-10-15 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the control module for the Vehicle Dynamics Control system (VDCCM). DTCs C1531 and/or C1741 may set, the Hill Holder warning lamp and cancellation alarm may activat

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-04-24 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service campaign for certain 2015-2016 MY Legacy and Outback 2.5L models which may experience an exhaust noise and/or odor coming from cracks at the bellows section of the front exhaust pipe

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-04-24 350000 EQUIPMENT

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service campaign for certain 2015-2016 MY Legacy and Outback 2.5L models which may experience an exhaust noise and/or odor coming from cracks at the bellows section of the front exhaust pipe

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-10-07 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service campaign for certain 2015-2016MY Legacy and Outback 2.5L models which may experience an exhaust noise and/or odor coming from cracks at the bellows section of the front exhaust pipe w

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-10-06 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service campaign/voluntary emissions recall for certain 2015-2016 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles. This campaign will involve replacement of the front exhaust pipe containing the catal

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-10-06 350000 EQUIPMENT

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service campaign/voluntary emissions recall for certain 2015-2016 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles. This campaign will involve replacement of the front exhaust pipe containing the catal

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-04-24 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Engine Control Module (ECM).

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-04-24 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Engine Control Module (ECM).

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2020-08-04 350000 EQUIPMENT

Special Service Tools Cross Reference List.

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2020-08-12 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service campaign/ voluntary emissions recall for certain 2015-2016 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles. This campaign will involve replacement of the front exhaust pipe containing the cata

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-08-12 350000 EQUIPMENT

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service campaign/ voluntary emissions recall for certain 2015-2016 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles. This campaign will involve replacement of the front exhaust pipe containing the cata

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-08-12 251000 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL:AUTOMATIC (ASC)

This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the control module for the Vehicle Dynamics Control system (VDCCM).

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2020-08-12 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the control module for the Vehicle Dynamics Control system (VDCCM).

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-08-12 031100 SERVICE BRAKES, ELECTRIC

This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the control module for the Vehicle Dynamics Control system (VDCCM).

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2020-08-31 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This service information bulletin announces discontinuation of both the “Stitcher” app and the related News Radio feature from the STARLINK app lineup effective 12 midnight on Thursday, September 24, 2020.

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2020-10-22 010000 STEERING

This bulletin announces availability of new Front Stabilizer Link assemblies equipped with a new dust boot material having enhanced durability and grease retention characteristics.

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2020-10-22 020000 SUSPENSION

This bulletin announces availability of new Front Stabilizer Link assemblies equipped with a new dust boot material having enhanced durability and grease retention characteristics.

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2020-10-22 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces availability of new Front Stabilizer Link assemblies equipped with a new dust boot material having enhanced durability and grease retention characteristics.

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2020-10-13 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed involving ⿿Gen 2⿝ F10 Navigation and Display Audio units

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-10-13 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed involving ⿿Gen 2⿝ F10 Navigation and Display Audio units

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-07-16 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This Service Information Bulletin provides helpful procedures and best practices to utilize when customers present with concerns relating to the operation of their Gen 2 Telematics system equipped Subaru.

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2020-07-16 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Service Information Bulletin provides helpful procedures and best practices to utilize when customers present with concerns relating to the operation of their Gen 2 Telematics system equipped Subaru.

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2020-07-16 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This document discusses some of the conditions that may trigger an Automatic Collision Notification (CAN) (Gen1) or Advanced Automatic Collision Notification (AACN) (Gen2), without a collision, airbag deployment, or accident taking place.

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2020-07-16 260000 FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE

This document discusses some of the conditions that may trigger an Automatic Collision Notification (CAN) (Gen1) or Advanced Automatic Collision Notification (AACN) (Gen2), without a collision, airbag deployment, or accident taking place.

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2020-01-31 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of new power window switch assemblies.

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2020-01-31 130000 VISIBILITY

This bulletin announces availability of new power window switch assemblies.

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2020-01-31 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces availability of new power window switch assemblies.

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2020-01-31 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin announces availability of new power window switch assemblies.

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2019-12-20 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure. The exchange program policy can also be found in Sections 8.4.9 and 11.2.10 of your Claims Policie

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2020-03-26 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This service bulletin provides details of a correction to the diagnostic procedure for DTC B2350- REAR RADAR COMMUNICATION ERROR on the models listed.

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2020-03-26 350000 EQUIPMENT

This service bulletin provides details of a correction to the diagnostic procedure for DTC B2350- REAR RADAR COMMUNICATION ERROR on the models listed.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-03-26 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

This service bulletin provides details of a correction to the diagnostic procedure for DTC B2350- REAR RADAR COMMUNICATION ERROR on the models listed.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-03-03 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

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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2020-03-03 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-03-03 350000 EQUIPMENT

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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2020-02-27 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving an F10 Navigation and Display Audio units with

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-02-27 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving an F10 Navigation and Display Audio units with

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-02-19 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address a group of operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving the Clarion Display Audio unit with 6.2″ display.

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2020-02-27 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Engine Control Module (ECM).

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-02-27 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Engine Control Module (ECM).

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2020-01-17 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This Bulletin provides information regarding Event Data Recorder (EDR) functionality which has been incorporated into the airbag system.

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2020-01-17 140000 AIR BAGS

This Bulletin provides information regarding Event Data Recorder (EDR) functionality which has been incorporated into the airbag system.

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2020-01-17 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Bulletin provides information regarding Event Data Recorder (EDR) functionality which has been incorporated into the airbag system.

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2020-01-17 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This Bulletin provides information regarding Event Data Recorder (EDR) functionality which has been incorporated into the airbag system.

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2020-01-31 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Subaru is recalling certain 2016-2017 model year Outback vehicles in which an incorrect Airbag Control Module may have been installed as a replacement part. A total of 46 U.S. vehicles may be affected by this recall.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-01-31 140000 AIR BAGS

Subaru is recalling certain 2016-2017 model year Outback vehicles in which an incorrect Airbag Control Module may have been installed as a replacement part. A total of 46 U.S. vehicles may be affected by this recall.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-01-31 350000 EQUIPMENT

Subaru is recalling certain 2016-2017 model year Outback vehicles in which an incorrect Airbag Control Module may have been installed as a replacement part. A total of 46 U.S. vehicles may be affected by this recall.

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2020-03-06 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This Service Information Bulletin is in response to several battery sensor replacements resulting from improper removal and/or installation practices.

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2019-12-05 140000 AIR BAGS

This Service Information Bulletin announces IMPORTANT changes to the parts ordering and Service Procedures for replacement passenger airbag modules and airbag control modules used in the models listed above. The change is due to discontinu

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-02-11 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service campaign for certain 2015-2016MY Legacy and Outback 2.5L models which may experience an exhaust noise and/or odor coming from cracks at the bellows section of the front exhaust pipe w

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-02-11 350000 EQUIPMENT

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service campaign for certain 2015-2016MY Legacy and Outback 2.5L models which may experience an exhaust noise and/or odor coming from cracks at the bellows section of the front exhaust pipe w

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2020-02-11 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service campaign/voluntary emissions recall for certain 2015-2016 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles. This campaign will involve replacement of the front exhaust pipe containing the catal

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-02-11 350000 EQUIPMENT

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service campaign/voluntary emissions recall for certain 2015-2016 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles. This campaign will involve replacement of the front exhaust pipe containing the catal

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-03-19 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides information regarding Event Data Recorder (EDR) functionality which has been incorporated into the airbag system.

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2020-03-19 140000 AIR BAGS

This bulletin provides information regarding Event Data Recorder (EDR) functionality which has been incorporated into the airbag system.

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2020-03-19 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides information regarding Event Data Recorder (EDR) functionality which has been incorporated into the airbag system.

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2020-03-24 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service campaign for certain 2015-2016MY Legacy and Outback 2.5L models which may experience an exhaust noise and/or odor coming from cracks at the bellows section of the front exhaust pipe w

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-03-24 350000 EQUIPMENT

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service campaign for certain 2015-2016MY Legacy and Outback 2.5L models which may experience an exhaust noise and/or odor coming from cracks at the bellows section of the front exhaust pipe w

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-03-24 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service campaign for certain 2015-2016MY Legacy and Outback 2.5L models which may experience an exhaust noise and/or odor coming from cracks at the bellows section of the front exhaust pipe w

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-03-27 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a serivce campaign/voltuntary emissions recall for certain 2015-2016 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles. This campaign will involve replacement of the front exhaust pipe containing the cata

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2020-03-27 350000 EQUIPMENT

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a serivce campaign/voltuntary emissions recall for certain 2015-2016 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles. This campaign will involve replacement of the front exhaust pipe containing the cata

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-10-18 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This Service Information Bulletin provides the answer to potential inquiries regarding the STARLINK app being unable to play music files stored on a customer⿿s Android® phone / device through the head units (H/U) used in the applicable

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2019-12-09 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Service Information bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed above equipped with F10 7⿝ Navigation and 7⿝ Display Audio head units. When the user plays a pre-reco
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2019-04-23 113100 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY:SOLENOID

This bulletin announces part information for new Active Valve Control System (AVCS) oil control solenoid valves (OCV) which contain a redesigned internal oil seal. The new seal will eliminate potential oil seepage into the wire harness conn

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2019-04-23 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

This bulletin announces part information for new Active Valve Control System (AVCS) oil control solenoid valves (OCV) which contain a redesigned internal oil seal. The new seal will eliminate potential oil seepage into the wire harness conn

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2019-05-02 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of new power window switch assemblies developed to address the following customer concerns: ? Power windows inoperative from the driver?s door master and / or passenger front door switch ? Unable to re

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2019-05-02 130000 VISIBILITY

This bulletin announces availability of new power window switch assemblies developed to address the following customer concerns: ? Power windows inoperative from the driver?s door master and / or passenger front door switch ? Unable to re

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-05-02 010000 STEERING

This bulletin provides a service procedure to address isolated customer concerns of a rattling sound identified as coming from the Electronic Power Steering (EPS) gear box (steering rack) assembly. The repair (when applicable) involves inst

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2019-03-18 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces a change to the operating software included in the Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) Control Module and Hydraulic Unit (VDCCM&H/U) on the models listed above. This change is in response to a very small number of customer

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2019-03-18 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

This bulletin announces a change to the operating software included in the Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) Control Module and Hydraulic Unit (VDCCM&H/U) on the models listed above. This change is in response to a very small number of customer

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2019-03-18 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin announces a change to the operating software included in the Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) Control Module and Hydraulic Unit (VDCCM&H/U) on the models listed above. This change is in response to a very small number of customer

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-03-13 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Service information bulletin announces a design change made to the Cargo Net ? Rear Replacement Hardware Kit (F551SAG301). The new part number is F551SAN010. The change was made to address concerns regarding the ?mushroom? anchors eith

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2019-03-13 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This Service information bulletin announces a design change made to the Cargo Net ? Rear Replacement Hardware Kit (F551SAG301). The new part number is F551SAN010. The change was made to address concerns regarding the ?mushroom? anchors eith

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2019-03-08 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This Service Information bulletin provides new inspection and repair procedures for AVCS (Active Valve Control System) -related DTCs on the FA and FB engine equipped models listed above. The applicable Service Manuals will be revised with t

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2019-03-08 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

This Service Information bulletin provides new inspection and repair procedures for AVCS (Active Valve Control System) -related DTCs on the FA and FB engine equipped models listed above. The applicable Service Manuals will be revised with t

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2019-03-27 220000 SEATS

This bulletin provides a procedure to help identify the source of a squeaking, creaking or popping -type sound heard coming from the driver?s seat. A change has been made to the Teflon bushings used in the seat cushion frame assembly.

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2019-03-27 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides a procedure to help identify the source of a squeaking, creaking or popping -type sound heard coming from the driver?s seat. A change has been made to the Teflon bushings used in the seat cushion frame assembly.

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2019-03-27 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin provides a procedure to help identify the source of a squeaking, creaking or popping -type sound heard coming from the driver?s seat. A change has been made to the Teflon bushings used in the seat cushion frame assembly.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-06-03 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio units

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-06-03 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio units

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-08-08 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ⿿Gen 2⿝ F10 Navigation and Display Audio u

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2019-08-08 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ⿿Gen 2⿝ F10 Navigation and Display Audio u

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2019-08-26 100000 POWER TRAIN

This Service Information Bulletin announces a design change to the CVT torque converter assembly made to address a small number of reports describing a squeaking -type sound heard while the engine is being cranked over. The sound results fr

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2019-05-07 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This service bulletin announces availability of the cap portion (a.k.a. spark plug boot) as a service part separate from the complete ignition coil assembly. If the cap portion as shown in the illustrations below is damaged during removal o

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2019-05-06 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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2019-04-25 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Service Information bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed above equipped with F10 7? Navigation and 7? Display Audio head units.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-04-25 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

This Service Information bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed above equipped with F10 7? Navigation and 7? Display Audio head units.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-04-25 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

This Service Information bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed above equipped with F10 7? Navigation and 7? Display Audio head units.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-06-27 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

This Service Information bulletin provides new inspection and repair procedures for AVCS (Active Valve Control System) -related DTCs on the FA and FB engine equipped models listed above. The applicable Service Manuals will be revised with t

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-08-23 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure. The exchange program policy can also be found in Sections 8.4.9 and 11.2.10 of your Claims Policie

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2019-08-23 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure. The exchange program policy can also be found in Sections 8.4.9 and 11.2.10 of your Claims Policie

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-08-23 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure. The exchange program policy can also be found in Sections 8.4.9 and 11.2.10 of your Claims Policie

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-03-04 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides a procedure to follow for addressing customer concerns of a shuddering condition or chattering -type sound heard or felt when making sharp turns. If an applicable vehicle presents with the condition as described, it i

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2019-03-04 354000 EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL

This bulletin provides a procedure to follow for addressing customer concerns of a shuddering condition or chattering -type sound heard or felt when making sharp turns. If an applicable vehicle presents with the condition as described, it i

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-03-04 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin provides a procedure to follow for addressing customer concerns of a shuddering condition or chattering -type sound heard or felt when making sharp turns. If an applicable vehicle presents with the condition as described, it i

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2019-05-21 350000 EQUIPMENT

Subaru Service and Technical Support Line Newletter.

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2019-05-28 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service campaign for certain 2015-2018 Legacy and Outback 2.5L SULEV vehicles. This campaign involves replacement of the front exhaust pipe assembly, which includes the catalytic converter. D

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-05-28 350000 EQUIPMENT

Subarunet Aunouncement: Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service campaign/voluntary emissions recall for certain 2015-2018 model year Legacy and Outback SULEV (Super Ultra Low Emissions Vehicle) vehicles. This will affect 2,

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-07-12 130000 VISIBILITY

This bulletin announces availability of new power window switch assemblies developed to address the following customer concerns: ⿢ Power windows inoperative from the driver⿿s door master and / or passenger front door switch ⿢ Unabl
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2019-07-11 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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2019-07-26 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

All 2015-2017 MY vehicles with Fujitsu TEN (F10) 7in. Multimedia Navigation (AVN) & Display Audio Units. This bulletin provides information to help diagnose and address different conditions relating to customer concerns which may arise when

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-07-26 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

All 2015-2017 MY vehicles with Fujitsu TEN (F10) 7in. Multimedia Navigation (AVN) & Display Audio Units. This bulletin provides information to help diagnose and address different conditions relating to customer concerns which may arise when

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-02-20 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces a design change to the CVT select lever (shifter) mechanism in response to isolated customer concerns of not being able to remove the key from the ignition switch when the vehicle is in Park. The cause is contaminati

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2019-02-20 116000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

This bulletin announces a design change to the CVT select lever (shifter) mechanism in response to isolated customer concerns of not being able to remove the key from the ignition switch when the vehicle is in Park. The cause is contaminati

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2019-02-20 116300 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:ANTI-THEFT:CONTROL MODULE

This bulletin announces a design change to the CVT select lever (shifter) mechanism in response to isolated customer concerns of not being able to remove the key from the ignition switch when the vehicle is in Park. The cause is contaminati

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-02-07 036500 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR

This bulletin announces a design change made to the rear ABS wheel speed sensor on the models listed above. The change involves the addition of an additional shielding cover to protect the harness from damage caused by road debris.

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2019-01-30 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio units

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-01-30 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio units

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-01-30 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio units

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2018-10-12 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

This bulletin announces reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address a group of operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving the Clarion Display Audio unit with 6.2? display.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2018-10-12 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin announces reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address a group of operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving the Clarion Display Audio unit with 6.2? display.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2018-10-12 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

This bulletin announces reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address a group of operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving the Clarion Display Audio unit with 6.2? display.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2018-10-02 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

This Service Information bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed above equipped with F10 7? Navigation and 7? Display Audio head units. When the user plays a pre-recorded C

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2018-10-02 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

This Service Information bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed above equipped with F10 7? Navigation and 7? Display Audio head units. When the user plays a pre-recorded C

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2018-10-02 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Service Information bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed above equipped with F10 7? Navigation and 7? Display Audio head units. When the user plays a pre-recorded C

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2018-10-02 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This Service Information bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed above equipped with F10 7? Navigation and 7? Display Audio head units. When the user plays a pre-recorded C

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2018-10-02 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

This Service Information bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed above equipped with F10 7? Navigation and 7? Display Audio head units. When the user plays a pre-recorded C

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2019-02-28 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

This bulletin announces a design change made to the HVAC control panels for the models listed above. The change will address customer concerns of the seat heater switches sticking in the ?pressed? position but not returning to ?flush? with

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2019-02-22 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Service Information bulletin announces a design change made to the rubber timing hole access plug to improve its retention and prevent water intrusion into the converter case.

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2016-04-12 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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-04-12 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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-04-12 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

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-04-04 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Models Equipped with Navigation and Harman Kardon Power Amplifier Revised TSB. Fujitsu 10/ FTEN/ F10 Navigation Voice Guidance Instructions Getting Cut Off. This bulletin announces availability of an enhanced audio system power amplifier

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-04-04 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Models Equipped with Navigation and Harman Kardon Power Amplifier Revised TSB. Fujitsu 10/ FTEN/ F10 Navigation Voice Guidance Instructions Getting Cut Off. This bulletin announces availability of an enhanced audio system power amplifier

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-04-01 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Revised TSB. Models with “Gen 2” F10 Audio/Navigation Systems. ?Gen 2? & ?Gen 2.1? Operating Tips. This bulletin provides information to help diagnose and address different s relating to customer concerns which may arise when operating

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2017-11-16 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM for control of battery charging functions. Depending on vehicle use conditions, the battery state of charge value may differ slightly from the actual value. T

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-04-25 113000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY

Remote Engine Start Systems Trouble Shooting Guide

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2016-04-25 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Remote Engine Start Systems Trouble Shooting Guide

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2016-04-25 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Remote Engine Start Systems Trouble Shooting Guide

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2016-04-28 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This Service Information bulletin provides IMPORTANT information regarding diagnosis and replacement (when applicable) of the STARLINK Telematics Data Communication Module (DCM) along with a new claim submission requirement.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-04-28 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Service Information bulletin provides IMPORTANT information regarding diagnosis and replacement (when applicable) of the STARLINK Telematics Data Communication Module (DCM) along with a new claim submission requirement.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-04-25 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Although Fujitsu TEN (F10) Navigation units utilize an externally (faceplate) accessible MicroSD memory card, the MicroSD card used in Clarion display audio units is internal and not accessible. In the event a ?Check SD Memory Card? alert m

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-04-25 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Although Fujitsu TEN (F10) Navigation units utilize an externally (faceplate) accessible MicroSD memory card, the MicroSD card used in Clarion display audio units is internal and not accessible. In the event a ?Check SD Memory Card? alert m

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-04-25 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Only those vehicles with Telematics. Provisioning is the process by which the DCM receives the subscription request and activates the related DCM features requested as outlined in the specific subscription contract. If provisioning is not

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-04-25 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Only those vehicles with Telematics. Provisioning is the process by which the DCM receives the subscription request and activates the related DCM features requested as outlined in the specific subscription contract. If provisioning is not

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2018-07-30 350000 EQUIPMENT

procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio units with 7? display. The procedure will involve downloading the applicable software update fi

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2018-07-23 160000 STRUCTURE

This bulletin provides a procedure for diagnosing and repairing customer concerns of a “popping” or “snapping” -type sound heard when opening the sunroof. The sound may occur when the rear portion of the glass lid weatherstrip contacts or c

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2016-11-21 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio units

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-11-21 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio units

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2016-11-21 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio units

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2016-11-21 350000 EQUIPMENT

IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to the extensive revisions made to the information originally contained in this bulletin, a new bulletin, 15-205-16 has been issued. Please refer to this new bulletin for the latest information regarding this condition.

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2016-11-21 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to the extensive revisions made to the information originally contained in this bulletin, a new bulletin, 15-205-16 has been issued. Please refer to this new bulletin for the latest information regarding this condition.

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2016-11-21 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to the extensive revisions made to the information originally contained in this bulletin, a new bulletin, 15-205-16 has been issued. Please refer to this new bulletin for the latest information regarding this condition.

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2016-11-30 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces a design change to the USB connector inside the USB-AUX unit to address customer concerns of the USB cable becoming stuck and / or difficult to remove.

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2016-11-30 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

This bulletin announces a design change to the USB connector inside the USB-AUX unit to address customer concerns of the USB cable becoming stuck and / or difficult to remove.

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2016-05-11 350000 EQUIPMENT

WTD-65 Stop Sale and Recall – Urgent Additional Information Urgent request for retailers to re-contact customers owning these cars: Provided just prior to 4:00 PM ET today. Also, update to “Inspection and repair procedures document,” dis

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2016-05-18 010000 STEERING

The following is to provide you with updated information on the WTD 65 recall. 1. We are pleased to announce that based upon retailer input and comments, along with further study and analysis by FHI and SOA, we are increasing the labor

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2016-05-10 010000 STEERING

Memo: Stop Sale and Recall – WTD-65 Steering Column Shaft – Inspection and Repair Procedures

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2016-05-31 010000 STEERING

WTD-65 Steering Column Recall – Ordering Process memo. Due to the substantial shipments which were processed this past weekend and an expected ample supply of incoming steering columns, the ordering restriction will be removed on Wednesday

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2016-05-30 010000 STEERING

Subaru has decided to loosen the restrictions on the $250 PAR allowance and let retailers decide on extenuating circumstances, including for customers that were inconvenienced by the inspection only and for customers that had to wait to pur

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2016-05-27 010000 STEERING

It has been brought to our attention that some retailers are receiving invoices for towing charges after the initial claim submission for the WTD65 Steering Column recall. This is a reminder that approved and paid claims can be appended by

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2016-05-26 350000 EQUIPMENT

WTD-65 Rental Authorization Form- No longer needed.. Due to large volume of rental requests for WTD65 and administrative time, the rental authorization form is no longer required.

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2016-05-25 010000 STEERING

Additional Customer Accomodations for the WTD65 Recall- 2016 Legacy / Outback Steering Column repair.

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2016-05-23 010000 STEERING

Revised Service Procedure Bulletin: 2016 Legacy / Outback Stop Sale Information, WTD-65 Recall. This Service Procedure provides an inspection method for identification of affected vehicles and if determined necessary, additional steps for

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2016-05-24 010000 STEERING

A new labor operation has been created specifically for H6 vehicles affected by WTD-65 Steering Column Inspection/Repair. This labor operation has been added to the WTD-65R bulletin located in STIS. (A165-803 – 1.8 for H6 Models) SOA will r

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2016-05-23 010000 STEERING

Through the weekend we have shipped 17,346 steering columns, which represents 67% of the total sold vehicles. In fact, 1,355 steering columns were delivered to retailers this Saturday, another 1,712 will be delivered today, and another 3,00

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2016-05-20 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

This is to clarify the recent message announcing an increase specific to the labor time and rental amounts for the WTD65 recall. While this increase is retroactive to the beginning of this recall, the low volume of claims that were entered

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2016-05-20 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Some good news! Subaru of America has decided to arrange a gift for each customer that was driving an impacted sold unit at the start of this recall. For customers that do not have an added security maintenance plan, we will be providing

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2016-05-19 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Subaru is pleased to announce an enhancement to the Subaru Service Loaner Program daily reimbursement rate. The new reimbursement rate will be $40/day and takes effect retroactively back to May 9, 2016 to align with the announcement of the

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2016-05-18 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

This bulletin provides information to help diagnose and address different conditions relating to customer concerns which may arise when operating the new-generation ?Gen 2? and ?Gen 2.1? F10 Navigation and Display Audio systems.

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2016-05-18 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

This bulletin provides information to help diagnose and address different conditions relating to customer concerns which may arise when operating the new-generation ?Gen 2? and ?Gen 2.1? F10 Navigation and Display Audio systems.

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2016-05-12 100000 POWER TRAIN

Reminder Bulletin: WQU56 Recall: Propeller Shaft Oil Seal Failure. During the manufacturing process of the propeller shaft that connects to the vehicle?s transmission, the seal cap and seal located inside the propeller shaft yoke may have

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2016-05-18 010000 STEERING

Revised Service Procedure Bulletin: 2016 Legacy / Outback Stop Sale Information, WTD-65 Recall. This Service Procedure provides an inspection method for identification of affected vehicles and if determined necessary, additional steps for

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2016-05-18 010000 STEERING

Memo: Revised Service Procedure Bulletin: 2016 Legacy / Outback Stop Sale Information, WTD-65 Recall. This Service Procedure provides an inspection method for identification of affected vehicles and if determined necessary, additional step

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2016-05-18 010000 STEERING

Revised Service Procedure Bulletin: 2016 Legacy / Outback Stop Sale Information, WTD-65 Recall. This Service Procedure provides an inspection method for identification of affected vehicles and if determined necessary, additional steps for

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2016-05-17 010000 STEERING

Memo: Revised Service Procedure Bulletin: 2016 Legacy / Outback Stop Sale Information, WTD-65 Recall. This Service Procedure provides an inspection method for identification of affected vehicles and if determined necessary, additional step

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2016-05-17 010000 STEERING

Revised Service Procedure Bulletin: 2016 Legacy / Outback Stop Sale Information, WTD-65 Recall. This Service Procedure provides an inspection method for identification of affected vehicles and if determined necessary, additional steps for

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2018-09-06 100000 POWER TRAIN

In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is extending the New Car Limited Powertrain Warranty coverage for the Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) on the above listed models and model years from the origi

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2016-04-26 350000 EQUIPMENT

When ordering exchange units from Fujitsu Ten through their online web site, some new information will soon be requested and in some cases required. To assist with that, a new Bluetooth Interview Form is available to facilitate the completi

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2016-04-26 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

When ordering exchange units from Fujitsu Ten through their online web site, some new information will soon be requested and in some cases required. To assist with that, a new Bluetooth Interview Form is available to facilitate the completi

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2016-04-26 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

When ordering exchange units from Fujitsu Ten through their online web site, some new information will soon be requested and in some cases required. To assist with that, a new Bluetooth Interview Form is available to facilitate the completi

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2016-04-27 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Reminder: Only those vehicles with Telematics. On Friday, April 15, 2016, a letter will be sent out to a select group of customers regarding their current SUBARU STARLINK subscription. The letter will inform the customer that their serv

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2016-04-27 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Reminder: Only those vehicles with Telematics. On Friday, April 15, 2016, a letter will be sent out to a select group of customers regarding their current SUBARU STARLINK subscription. The letter will inform the customer that their serv

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2016-04-15 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Only those vehicles with Telematics. On Friday, April 15, 2016, a letter will be sent out to a select group of customers regarding their current SUBARU STARLINK subscription. The letter will inform the customer that their services may no

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2016-04-15 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

Only those vehicles with Telematics. On Friday, April 15, 2016, a letter will be sent out to a select group of customers regarding their current SUBARU STARLINK subscription. The letter will inform the customer that their services may no

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2016-04-11 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

When ordering exchange units from Fujitsu Ten through their online web site, some new information will soon be requested and in some cases required. Exchange order entry will now request a date and time when condition was last duplicated. T

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2018-06-21 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces a design change to the CVT select lever (shifter) mechanism in response to isolated customer concerns of not being able to remove the key from the ignition switch when the vehicle is in Park. The cause is contaminati

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2018-06-11 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

This bulletin announces reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address a group of operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving the Clarion Display Audio unit with 6.2? display.

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2018-06-11 350000 EQUIPMENT

ONLY MODELS with AVN Navigation or Display Audio system. This bulletin provides information to help diagnose and address different conditions relating to customer concerns which may arise when operating the new-generation ?Gen 2? and ?Gen

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2018-06-26 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM. These new files will address an idle drop condition which may occur when the A/C system switches off at low engine RPM during warm-up after a cold start.

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2018-06-11 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides a measurement and adjustment procedure for the stop lamp switch. An improperly adjusted (or faulty) stop lamp switch can cause any of the DTCs listed to set and result in the related system?s (e. g. VDC and/or EyeSigh

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2018-08-22 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces availability of an enhanced audio system power amplifier which contains software to address customer concerns of voice guidance instructions (words) being cut short or cut off. For example: instead of the instruction

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2018-08-22 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

This bulletin announces availability of an enhanced audio system power amplifier which contains software to address customer concerns of voice guidance instructions (words) being cut short or cut off. For example: instead of the instruction

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2018-08-22 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

This bulletin announces availability of an enhanced audio system power amplifier which contains software to address customer concerns of voice guidance instructions (words) being cut short or cut off. For example: instead of the instruction

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2018-08-21 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure.Within the terms of the Basic New Car Warranty and the one year Replacement Parts Warranty the Exch

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2017-12-15 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

NOTE: The Airbag systems used on previous and current WRX, STI and Tribeca models are NOT equipped with EDR functionality. This Bulletin provides information regarding Event Data Recorder (EDR) functionality which has been incorporated i

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2017-12-15 140000 AIR BAGS

NOTE: The Airbag systems used on previous and current WRX, STI and Tribeca models are NOT equipped with EDR functionality. This Bulletin provides information regarding Event Data Recorder (EDR) functionality which has been incorporated i

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2017-12-15 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

NOTE: The Airbag systems used on previous and current WRX, STI and Tribeca models are NOT equipped with EDR functionality. This Bulletin provides information regarding Event Data Recorder (EDR) functionality which has been incorporated i

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2017-12-20 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

This bulletin announces reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address a group of operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving the Clarion Display Audio unit with 6.2? display

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2017-12-20 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

This bulletin announces reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address a group of operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving the Clarion Display Audio unit with 6.2? display

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2016-05-16 010000 STEERING

WTD-65 Steering Column Recall – Fleet Vehicles Information

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2016-05-16 010000 STEERING

WTD-65 Steering Column Recall – Updates on Parts Supply, Loaner Cars and Towing

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2016-05-12 010000 STEERING

Revised Service Procedure Bulletin: 2016 Legacy / Outback Stop Sale Information, WTD-65 Recall. This Service Procedure provides an inspection method for identification of affected vehicles and if determined necessary, additional steps for

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2016-05-13 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

WTD-65 Rental Authorization Form. Due to large volume of rental requests for WTD65, the attached Excel form can be used as an alternative to calling the PICS for a WTD-65 Rental Authorization.

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2016-05-13 010000 STEERING

UPDATE: Subaru Recall Campaign: WTD-65 Steering Column – Roadside Assistance Policy. As an update to our Roadside Assistance Program policy, we will cover towing charges to the closest retailer or to the selling retailer. Likewise, if Suba

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2016-05-13 010000 STEERING

Owner Letter – NEW RECALL CAMPAIGN WTD-65. The steering column in affected vehicles may not have been manufactured to specification. This could allow the steering column to disengage. If this were to happen while driving, the driver would

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2016-05-13 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

WTD-65 Time and Mileage Reimbursement for Off-Site Inspections

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2016-05-12 010000 STEERING

Revised Service Procedure Bulletin: 2016 Legacy / Outback Stop Sale Information, WTD-65 Recall. This Service Procedure provides an inspection method for identification of affected vehicles and if determined necessary, additional steps for

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2016-05-13 010000 STEERING

Owner Letter – NEW RECALL CAMPAIGN WTD-65. The steering column in affected vehicles may not have been manufactured to specification. This could allow the steering column to disengage. If this were to happen while driving, the driver would

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2016-05-12 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

WTD65 Recall. 2nd revision reimbursement amount. As part of the current Stop Sale, Subaru of America, Inc. will assist retailers with a rental car reimbursement program.

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2016-05-12 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

WTD65 Recall. Revised reimbursement amount. As part of the current Stop Sale, Subaru of America, Inc. will assist retailers with a rental car reimbursement program.

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2016-05-11 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

WTD65 Recall. As part of the current Stop Sale, Subaru of America, Inc. will assist retailers with a rental car reimbursement program.

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2016-05-11 010000 STEERING

Revised Service Procedure Bulletin: 2016 Legacy / Outback Stop Sale Information, WTD-65 Recall. This Service Procedure provides an inspection method for identification of affected vehicles and if determined necessary, additional steps for

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2016-05-11 010000 STEERING

Revised Retailer Memo posted re: NEW RECALL CAMPAIGN WTD-65. The steering column in affected vehicles may not have been manufactured to specification. This could allow the steering column to disengage. If this were to happen while driving

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2016-05-10 010000 STEERING

Retailer Memo posted re: NEW RECALL CAMPAIGN WTD-65. The steering column in affected vehicles may not have been manufactured to specification. This could allow the steering column to disengage. If this were to happen while driving, the dr

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2016-05-10 010000 STEERING

Service Procedure Bulletin: 2016 Legacy / Outback Stop Sale Information, WTD-65 Recall. This Service Procedure provides an inspection method for identification of affected vehicles and if determined necessary, additional steps for replacin

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2016-05-10 010000 STEERING

Memo: 2016 Legacy / Outback Stop Sale Information, WTD-65 Recall. This Service Procedure provides an inspection method for identification of affected vehicles and if determined necessary, additional steps for replacing the steering column

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2016-05-05 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

This bulletin announces reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address a group of operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving the Clarion Display Audio unit with 6.2? display.

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2016-05-05 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

This bulletin announces reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address a group of operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving the Clarion Display Audio unit with 6.2? display.

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2016-05-09 010000 STEERING

IMMEDIATE STOP SALE ORDER – NEW RECALL CAMPAIGN WTD-65. The steering column in affected vehicles may not have been manufactured to specification. This could allow the steering column to disengage. If this were to happen while driving, the

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2016-05-04 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. The tables contained within this bulletin are to be used as guides for bec

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2016-05-02 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

This bulletin announces reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address a group of operational concerns received from the field listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio units with 7?

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2018-01-03 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

The corrected update files are now available for download from Subarunet. TSB 15-20516R has been revised with new file names where applicable and re-posted to STIS.

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2018-01-03 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

The corrected update files are now available for download from Subarunet. TSB 15-20516R has been revised with new file names where applicable and re-posted to STIS.

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2018-01-15 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

TECHNICAL SUPPORT GUIDE FOR NAVIGATION AND AUDIO F10 GEN2 SYSTEMS.

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2018-01-05 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

Models with FujitsuTEN (F10) Gen 2.0 / 2.1 Navigation or Display Audio Head Units ONLY. This bulletin provides a repair procedure to address specific, confirmed customer concerns of: ? Audio output interruption every 2-3 seconds when lis

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2018-01-03 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio uni

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2018-01-03 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio uni

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

2018-01-03 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio uni

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2018-03-02 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. The tables contained within this bulletin are to be used as guides for bec

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2018-03-23 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces a design change to the CVT select lever (shifter) mechanism in response to isolated customer concerns of not being able to remove the key from the ignition switch when the vehicle is in Park. The cause is contaminati

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2017-09-11 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This bulletin announces part information for new Active Valve Control System (AVCS) oil control solenoid valves (OCV) which contain a redesigned internal oil seal. The new seal will eliminate potential oil seepage into the wire harness co

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2017-09-22 010000 STEERING

This bulletin provides a service procedure to address isolated customer concerns of a rattling sound identified as coming from the Electronic Power Steering (EPS) rack assembly. The repair involves installation of a new tension spring for

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2018-01-26 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides a measurement and adjustment procedure for the stop lamp switch. An improperly adjusted (or faulty) stop lamp switch can cause any of the DTCs listed above to set and result in the related system?s (e. g. VDC and/or

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2018-01-26 125000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS

This bulletin provides a measurement and adjustment procedure for the stop lamp switch. An improperly adjusted (or faulty) stop lamp switch can cause any of the DTCs listed above to set and result in the related system?s (e. g. VDC and/or

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2018-01-30 162610 STRUCTURE:BODY:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS

This bulletin announces a design change to the power rear gate (PRG) rod. The new rod will address isolated cases of one end of the rod coming off the ball stud just as the latch releases and the gate starts to open / move.

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2017-10-05 010000 STEERING

This bulletin provides a service procedure to address isolated customer concerns of a rattling sound identified as coming from the Electronic Power Steering (EPS) rack assembly. The repair involves installation of a new tension spring for

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2016-09-30 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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2016-09-15 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces a design change to the PRG mechanism in response to a small number of customer concerns regarding a gear-clash or grinding -type sound heard when opening or closing the rear gate. A material change and revised torque

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2017-09-13 010000 STEERING

The following special tool is required for servicing the 2015-2017MY Legacy and Outback Electronic Power Steering (EPS) rack assembly. This tool will be shipped directly to all Subaru retailers during September. Please reference TSB 04-1

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2017-02-23 100000 POWER TRAIN

CVT MODELS ONLY. This bulletin provides a diagnostic procedure along with Transmission Control Module (TCM) reprogramming files to address isolated customer concerns of a ?bump? feeling from the CVT. The bump feeling has been reported to

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2017-10-30 160000 STRUCTURE

ALL OUTBACKS AND 5-DOOR IMPREZA MODELS ONLY. This bulletin announces a design change of the tonneau cover assembly to address customer concerns of the handle portion coming loose. The handle has been changed to optimize retention and made

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2017-10-31 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM and address the following customer concerns: ? Check Engine light coming on (with DTC P05A0 stored in memory). ? Potential battery discharge (dead batter

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2016-07-14 150000 SEAT BELTS

This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame. A design change was made to the wave washer used at the attachment p

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2016-07-13 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TSB: Only those models equipped with Starlink Telematics. Data Communication Module (DCM) Procedures for Provisioning Failure, Inspection / Repair. VERY IMPORTANT: This procedure applies to vehicles with VINs shared with your retailer as

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2016-07-13 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

TSB: Only those models equipped with Starlink Telematics. Data Communication Module (DCM) Procedures for Provisioning Failure, Inspection / Repair. VERY IMPORTANT: This procedure applies to vehicles with VINs shared with your retailer as

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2016-07-11 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

TSB: All Models Equipped with CVT Transmissions. This Service Information bulletin provides a new flow chart and additional diagnostic tools to assist Technicians with troubleshooting DTC P0841- SECONDARY OIL PRESSURE SENSOR PERFORMANCE.

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2017-04-10 162800 STRUCTURE:BODY:HOOD

This bulletin provides new part information and an identification procedure to address a small number of vehicles identified with a sticking secondary hood latch mechanism. The hood latch mechanism is exposed to foreign materials during nor

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2017-04-10 176100 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HOOD:LATCH

This bulletin provides new part information and an identification procedure to address a small number of vehicles identified with a sticking secondary hood latch mechanism. The hood latch mechanism is exposed to foreign materials during nor

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2017-04-20 100000 POWER TRAIN

This bulletin has been developed in response to a small number of customer concerns regarding fluid seepage found coming from the CVT assembly. Investigation has identified a likely source of the seepage to be the sealant used on the CVT’

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2017-04-20 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

This bulletin has been developed in response to a small number of customer concerns regarding fluid seepage found coming from the CVT assembly. Investigation has identified a likely source of the seepage to be the sealant used on the CVT’

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2017-04-25 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

ONLY 2016-2017MY: Those Models equipped with STARLINK Telematics. Provisioning is the process by which the DCM receives the subscription request and activates the related DCM features requested as outlined in the specific subscription con

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2017-03-30 100000 POWER TRAIN

This bulletin provides a diagnostic procedure along with Transmission Control Module (TCM) reprogramming files to address isolated customer concerns of a “bump” feeling from the CVT. The bump feeling has been reported to occur after the C

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2017-03-30 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

This bulletin provides a diagnostic procedure along with Transmission Control Module (TCM) reprogramming files to address isolated customer concerns of a “bump” feeling from the CVT. The bump feeling has been reported to occur after the C

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2017-03-31 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving “Gen 2” F10 Navigation and Display Audio uni

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2017-03-31 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving “Gen 2” F10 Navigation and Display Audio uni

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2017-03-30 160000 STRUCTURE

This bulletin provides supplemental information and an inspection point to use when diagnosing a wind rushing sound concern that persists on vehicles: * past the production change provided in TSB 12-176-14R, dated 10/28/2015 or * which h

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2017-03-30 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

This bulletin provides supplemental information and an inspection point to use when diagnosing a wind rushing sound concern that persists on vehicles: * past the production change provided in TSB 12-176-14R, dated 10/28/2015 or * which h

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2017-03-21 162900 STRUCTURE:BODY:ROOF AND PILLARS

This bulletin announces a design change to the roof rail assemblies. This change has been made in response to isolated customer concerns of a visible gap between the base portion of the rail assembly and the roof panel as shown in the examp

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2017-03-21 354300 EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL:CARRIER/RACK

This bulletin announces a design change to the roof rail assemblies. This change has been made in response to isolated customer concerns of a visible gap between the base portion of the rail assembly and the roof panel as shown in the examp

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2016-12-29 063000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

This bulletin announces a change in the production procedure for the rear muffler assembly. Spot-weld locations securing the outer shell portion have been changed to improve overall rigidity. A gap may develop at the spot welded seam as a

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2016-12-29 063200 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE

This bulletin announces a change in the production procedure for the rear muffler assembly. Spot-weld locations securing the outer shell portion have been changed to improve overall rigidity. A gap may develop at the spot welded seam as a

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2016-12-27 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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2016-12-14 100000 POWER TRAIN

Only Models Equipped with TR690 CVT only. This bulletin has been developed in response to a small number of customer concerns regarding fluid seepage found coming from the CVT assembly. Investigation has identified a likely source o

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2016-12-14 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

Only Models Equipped with TR690 CVT only. This bulletin has been developed in response to a small number of customer concerns regarding fluid seepage found coming from the CVT assembly. Investigation has identified a likely source o

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2016-06-08 010000 STEERING

REPAIR PROCEDURE – This Service Procedure provides an inspection method for identification of affected vehicles and if determined necessary, additional steps for replacing the steering column assembly.

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2016-06-08 010000 STEERING

PRODUCT CAMPAIGN BULLETIN – Inspection and Repair Procedure for Stop Sale / Recall Campaign WTD-65: Steering Column

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2016-02-29 100000 POWER TRAIN

This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize transmission control module (TCM) operation and address the following customer concerns: ? Engine RPM ?flare? (sharp RPM increase when CVT ?downshifts?) when using cru

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2016-02-29 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize transmission control module (TCM) operation and address the following customer concerns: ? Engine RPM ?flare? (sharp RPM increase when CVT ?downshifts?) when using cru

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2016-02-29 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of an enhanced audio system power amplifier which contains software to address customer concerns of voice guidance instructions (words) being cut short or cut off. For example: instead of the instruction

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2016-02-29 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces availability of an enhanced audio system power amplifier which contains software to address customer concerns of voice guidance instructions (words) being cut short or cut off. For example: instead of the instruction

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2016-02-29 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

This bulletin announces availability of an enhanced audio system power amplifier which contains software to address customer concerns of voice guidance instructions (words) being cut short or cut off. For example: instead of the instruction

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2017-08-16 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure. The exchange program policy can also be found in Sections 8.4.9 and 11.2.10 of your Claims Polic

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2017-08-08 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM and address the following customer concerns: * Check Engine light coming on (with DTC P05A0 stored in memory). * Potential battery discharge (dead batter

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2017-08-08 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM and address the following customer concerns: * Check Engine light coming on (with DTC P05A0 stored in memory). * Potential battery discharge (dead batter

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2017-08-28 220000 SEATS

This bulletin announces availability of a new power seat memory control module designed to address customer concerns of the seat memory feature not operating properly. When pressing the buttons to recall one of the last seat positions mem

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2017-08-28 221600 SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST

This bulletin announces availability of a new power seat memory control module designed to address customer concerns of the seat memory feature not operating properly. When pressing the buttons to recall one of the last seat positions mem

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2017-06-23 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM and address the following customer concerns: * Check Engine light coming on (with DTC P05A0 stored in memory). * Potential battery discharge (dead batter

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2017-06-23 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM and address the following customer concerns: * Check Engine light coming on (with DTC P05A0 stored in memory). * Potential battery discharge (dead batter

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2017-06-15 061110 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS

This Service Information bulletin announces a material change to the engine accessory drive / v-belt made to address customer concerns of a slipping belt (squeal or chirping) sound.

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2017-06-15 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

This Service Information bulletin announces a material change to the engine accessory drive / v-belt made to address customer concerns of a slipping belt (squeal or chirping) sound.

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2016-07-08 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

This bulletin announces reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address a group of operational concerns received from the field listed below involving “Gen 2″ F10 Navigation and Display Audio units with 7”

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2016-07-08 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

This bulletin announces reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address a group of operational concerns received from the field listed below involving “Gen 2″ F10 Navigation and Display Audio units with 7”

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2016-07-08 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

This bulletin announces reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address a group of operational concerns received from the field listed below involving “Gen 2″ F10 Navigation and Display Audio units with 7”

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2016-07-28 220000 SEATS

All Models Listed with Seat Lifter Feature. This bulletin provides a procedure to address a customer reported cosmetic condition of surface rust appearing on the inner seat cushion frame of the front seat assemblies.

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2016-11-16 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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2016-10-06 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of new rear gate (PRG) stays designed to address customer concerns of other than expected PRG operation. The enhancement involves a change to the viscosity of the lubricant used for maintaining smooth op

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2016-10-13 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of a new power seat memory control module designed to address customer concerns of the seat memory feature not operating properly. When pressing the buttons to recall one of the last seat positions memor

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