2019 SUBARU Forester

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

3 Recalls for 2019 SUBARU Forester

Recall Date Component Summary
April 15, 2021 SUSPENSION:REAR

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Subaru Crosstrek, 2019 Crosstrek Hybrid, and 2019 Forester vehicles. The rear stabilizer bracket bolts may loosen and detach.

Remedy:

Subaru will notify owners, and dealers will retorque and replace any missing bolts, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin May 14, 2021. Owners may contact Subaru customer service at 1-844-373-6614. Subaru’s number for this recall is WRD-21.

December 2, 2019 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CRANKCASE (PCV)

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2019 Crosstrek, Forester, and Ascent vehicles. The aluminum Positive Crankcase Ventilation (PCV) valve can separate, allowing the separated components to enter the engine, resulting in a loss of power while driving.

Remedy:

Subaru will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and replace the PCV valve, free of charge. If the PCV valve has separated and the components cannot be found, the short block engine will be replaced, free of charge. The recall began January 31, 2020. Owners may contact Subaru customer service at 1-844-373-6614. Subaru’s number for this recall is WUW-08.

February 6, 2019 STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2019 Forester and Crosstrek vehicles. A connector inside the Electronic Power Steering (EPS) unit may short circuit resulting in a loss of electric power steering assistance.

Remedy:

None of the affected vehicles have been sold yet. Subaru has notified dealers and they will inspect the steering gearbox, replacing it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began February 7, 2019. Owners may contact Subaru customer service at 1-844-373-6614. Subaru’s number for this recall is WUC-88.

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE
ODI Number: 11416237
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 11415995
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 11415995
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11415941
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11415138
VISIBILITY/WIPER
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VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11414512
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11413678
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11413481
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11413388
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11413224
UNKNOWN OR OTHER | VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 11330103
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11412789
UNKNOWN OR OTHER | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11407402
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 11406654
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 11406654
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11406506
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11406001
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 11405771
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11404748
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 11403939
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11403058
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE | STEERING
ODI Number: 11403895
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11404309
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11404147
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11404145
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11404015
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11400213
FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: WARNINGS | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11399969
FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: AUTOMATIC EMERGENCY BRAKING
ODI Number: 11400313
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11400125
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11398029
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11398949
FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: AUTOMATIC EMERGENCY BRAKING | FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: WARNINGS | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11399364
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM) | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11330839
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11397979
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11397137
ENGINE | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11396875
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11395982
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11396126
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11391092
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 11395357
UNKNOWN OR OTHER | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11395837
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 11395784
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11390638
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11390808
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11387929
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11387737
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 11389363
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11390025
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11387637
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11389632
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11385309
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11386112
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11386268
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11385064
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11386245
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11387325
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11386574
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11384840
LANE DEPARTURE: ASSIST | STEERING
ODI Number: 11385178
SERVICE BRAKES | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11385353
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11386155
FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: AUTOMATIC EMERGENCY BRAKING | FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: WARNINGS | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11385678
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11386152
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11384741
STRUCTURE:BODY | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11386354
FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: AUTOMATIC EMERGENCY BRAKING | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11378113
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11378591
UNKNOWN OR OTHER | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11382712
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11383708
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11378177
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11376691
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 11376668
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11376335
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11375139
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11375121
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11377345
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11376634
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11376632
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11376548
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11376538
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11376784
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11376524
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11375397
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 11376508
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11374088
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11374827
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11372332
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11364233
STRUCTURE:BODY | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11366276
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11361570
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11354233
ENGINE | POWER TRAIN | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11360126
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 11355187
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11354129
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11359834
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11353164
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11352666
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11353509
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11353417
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11351013
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11350979
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11350798
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11350524
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11343648
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11342859
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11343030
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11342795
VISIBILITY/WIPER
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VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11343350
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11344238
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11339272
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11341191
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11340665
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11340479
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11340071
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11340256
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11337958
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11330781
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11330583
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11337191
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11337316
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11330848
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11330839
UNKNOWN OR OTHER | VISIBILITY
ODI Number: 11328607
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11328249
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11330103
UNKNOWN OR OTHER | VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 11330077
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11330074
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11329862
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11328738
VISIBILITY | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11328713
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11328955
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 11328940
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11328691
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11328318
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11329081
VISIBILITY | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11326951
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11325652
VISIBILITY
ODI Number: 11325147
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11324805
SEAT BELTS | SERVICE BRAKES | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11325128
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11324778
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11322023
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11324509
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11323969
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11323390
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11323233
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11323195
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11322294
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11322292
ENGINE | POWER TRAIN | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11323752
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11323504
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11323173
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11323154
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11323292
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11320974
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11319348
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11321860
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11320233
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11320230
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11320043
ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11320206
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11320902
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11320495
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11319619
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11319383
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11318473
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11317091
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11318625
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11318037
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11318035
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11317087
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11317250
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11317445
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11318382
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11317428
ENGINE | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11318185
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11317945
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11316490
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11318156
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11317939
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11318334
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11317928
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11317918
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11317917
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11317156
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11316111
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11318306
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11318516
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11318295
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11318110
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11318108
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11318088
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11317693
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11318077
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11310936
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11310727
WHEELS
ODI Number: 11310725
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11316050
ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | SERVICE BRAKES | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11311846
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11311308
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11310890
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11310871
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11310870
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11311808
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11311229
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11310842
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11311435
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11311220
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11310316
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11315814
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11311754
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11311401
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11310805
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11312244
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11311179
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11310985
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11311377
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11310780
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11311368
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11311350
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11310580
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11315899
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11310946
SERVICE BRAKES | STRUCTURE:BODY | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11310740
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11315387
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11308716
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11307660
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11309176
SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 11310196
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11309508
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11308362
ENGINE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11308153
AIR BAGS | ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11308147
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11309144
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11308486
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11307743
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11308289
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11308093
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11308079
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | STRUCTURE:BODY | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11308060
UNKNOWN OR OTHER | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11308235
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11306799
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11306468
POWER TRAIN | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11307105
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11301961
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11302136
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11301856
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11306802
ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL
ODI Number: 11306471
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11300695
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11299709
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11300101
STEERING
ODI Number: 11299188
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11297195
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11297181
ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | EXTERIOR LIGHTING | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11297850
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11298005
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11296917
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11298408
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11290948
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11291091
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11290895
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11291247
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11290168
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11289842
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11291238
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11291049
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11291047
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11290875
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11290307
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11289664
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11291908
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11290275
SEATS
ODI Number: 11289223
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11289216
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11290968
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11288118
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11286708
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ENGINE | STEERING
ODI Number: 11287008
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11288958
ENGINE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11288085
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11288454
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11287392
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11289024
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11287056
AIR BAGS | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | LANE DEPARTURE
ODI Number: 11287979
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11287644
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11288845
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11288498
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11288125
SEATS
ODI Number: 11283134
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11281807
EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL
ODI Number: 11281132
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11282997
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11279482
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11279462
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11277993
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11279240
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11279585
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11277662
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11277834
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11271326
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11270304
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11277578
WHEELS
ODI Number: 11277411
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11271678
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11271299
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11271296
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11271295
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11277566
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11276881
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11270984
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11271655
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11276859
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11271641
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11271628
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11270724
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11271426
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11271786
ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11271418
ENGINE
ODI Number: 11270696
ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11269863
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11271581
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11270510
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11271372
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11271560
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11271363
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11271360
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11270172
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11271712
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11271343
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11271339
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11246134
STRUCTURE:BODY | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11252216
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11246331
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11246477
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11244781
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11245565
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11246594
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11252087
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11251911
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11246529
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11243043
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11244066
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11242666
AIR BAGS | ENGINE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11240861
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11241332
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11240299
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11241936
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11231770
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11233927
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 11267942
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11267771
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11267913
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11268050
VISIBILITY/WIPER
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VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11269413
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11267999
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11268172
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11268329
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11268478
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11268124
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11258759
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11258398
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | STRUCTURE:BODY | STRUCTURE:BODY:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11258213
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11265238
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11256458
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11257838
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11256566
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11255733
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11255732
AIR BAGS | SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 11255731
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11255386
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11257070
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11254557
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11253180
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11254646
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11253280
ENGINE | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 11253275
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | STRUCTURE:BODY | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11207122
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11207990
SEATS
ODI Number: 11209065
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL
ODI Number: 11208868
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11208236
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11195742
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11203707
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11197079
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11196895
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11203088
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11202821
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11197322
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11195039
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11195358
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11195357
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11194238
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11193977
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11193948
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11193134
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11194105
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11230315
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11231634
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11231593
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11231587
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11230392
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11221719
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11221533
STEERING
ODI Number: 11222546
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11228440
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11221773
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11228381
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11228869
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11228358
STEERING
ODI Number: 11228356
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11220362
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11218808
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11218804
ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL | STEERING
ODI Number: 11220430
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11219312
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11218552
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11217148
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11217802
SEAT BELTS | STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11217293
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11218154
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11217089
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11217846
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11174431
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11171068
SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11163719
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11192258
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
ODI Number: 11191638
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11191388
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11191177
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11185002
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11186817
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11186348
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11187098
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11186748
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11181561
STRUCTURE:BODY | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11180003
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11266700
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11291100
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11318500
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11283000
STEERING
ODI Number: 11253000
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11271300
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11243300
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0 Investigations for 2019 SUBARU Forester

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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 2019 SUBARU Forester

Date Description
May 12, 2022 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")

May 12, 2022 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")

May 9, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces the Service Manual correction for the diagnostic trouble tree for DTC B281C.

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May 9, 2022 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces the Service Manual correction for the diagnostic trouble tree for DTC B281C.

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

May 18, 2022 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")

May 17, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units.

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

May 23, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Body Integrated Unit (BIU) operation of the automatic door lock (auto-lock / unlock) feature.

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

May 23, 2022 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Body Integrated Unit (BIU) operation of the automatic door lock (auto-lock / unlock) feature.

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

May 23, 2022 171200 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LOCK

This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Body Integrated Unit (BIU) operation of the automatic door lock (auto-lock / unlock) feature.

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

May 23, 2022 220000 SEATS

This bulletin announces a design change made to the Slide Rail components of the left and right front power seat frame / track assembliesd.

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

April 6, 2022 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")

April 26, 2022 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces the design change made to the side cowl panels.

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

March 18, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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

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

March 2, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency while addressing customer concerns.

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

September 24, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces the design changes made to the A-pillar trim panels and their associated retaining (tether) clips.

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

September 22, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This 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")

September 20, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units.

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

September 20, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency while addressing customer concerns.

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

September 24, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides updated parts information and a service procedure to follow for removing accumulated carbon deposits from fuel injectors and internal engine components (e.g. intake valves and / or manifold, and combustion chambers).

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

January 3, 2022 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure.

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

January 3, 2022 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure.

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

January 2, 2022 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")

February 28, 2022 063130 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:GAS RECIRCULATION VALVE (EGR VALVE)

This bulletin announces availability of a new thermo control valve assembly.

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

February 23, 2022 100000 POWER TRAIN

WRK-21 CVT Chain Guide Breakage Recall – Customer communications and rental.

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

February 11, 2022 130000 VISIBILITY

This bulletin announces the design change to the front window channel running channel seals.

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

February 21, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure.

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

February 21, 2022 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure.

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

February 21, 2022 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure.

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

February 21, 2022 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure.

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

February 28, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides helpful tips to better utilize the Subaru Select Monitor 4.

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

February 28, 2022 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides helpful tips to better utilize the Subaru Select Monitor 4.

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

February 8, 2022 100000 POWER TRAIN

This bulletin provides updated diagnostic procedures to follow and a brief questionnaire to complete when diagnosing an alleged Chain Slip condition on the TR580 and TR690 model CVT transmissions.

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

January 3, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure.

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

January 3, 2022 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure.

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

February 1, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Remote engine start system troubleshooting guide.

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

January 10, 2022 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

This bulletin provides updated diagnostic procedures to follow and a brief questionnaire to complete when diagnosing an alleged Chain Slip condition on the TR580 and TR690 model CVT transmissions.

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

January 10, 2022 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

This bulletin provides updated diagnostic procedures to follow and a brief questionnaire to complete when diagnosing an alleged Chain Slip condition on the TR580 and TR690 model CVT transmissions.

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

January 13, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency.

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

January 13, 2022 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency.

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

January 2, 2022 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")

January 14, 2022 100000 POWER TRAIN

This bulletin provides a repair procedure for R152 type rear differentials.

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

December 8, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Map Data Update Procedure for Harman Gen 3.1 Navigation Equipped Head Units.

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

December 6, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units.

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

December 6, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces the design change of the expansion valve.

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

December 6, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces the design change of the expansion valve.

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

December 29, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides additional diagnostics to follow when addressing a Telematics-related DTC B2A16.

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

December 21, 2021 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")

December 15, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency.

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

December 15, 2021 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency.

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

November 9, 2020 162600 STRUCTURE:BODY:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE

This bulletin announces design changes made to the trim cover for the rear gate PRG control switches located on the bottom of the rear gate inner trim panel.

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

November 4, 2020 161000 STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

This Service Information Bulletin outlines design changes made to the rear frame section weld nuts and the mounting bolts used to secure the rear stabilizer bar brackets.

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

November 4, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Service Information Bulletin outlines design changes made to the rear frame section weld nuts and the mounting bolts used to secure the rear stabilizer bar brackets.

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

November 4, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This Service Information Bulletin outlines design changes made to the rear frame section weld nuts and the mounting bolts used to secure the rear stabilizer bar brackets.

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

November 15, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces a design change made to the evaporator core insulation.

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

November 15, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces a design change made to the evaporator core insulation.

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

November 2, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides insight in response to both customer and retailer feedback resulting from the use of OBD-II port connected devices.

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

November 2, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides insight in response to both customer and retailer feedback resulting from the use of OBD-II port connected devices.

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

October 28, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides additional diagnostics to follow when addressing a Telematics-related DTC B2A16.

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

October 27, 2021 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")

October 27, 2021 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")

October 15, 2021 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")

October 15, 2021 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")

October 13, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a new safety recall for certain 2019 model year Ascent, Forester, and Crosstrek Hybrid vehicles in which the Positive Crankcase Ventilation (PCV) valve may be defective.

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

October 8, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces the availability of diagnostic information regarding accessory remote engine start systems.

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

October 7, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This bulletin announces an additional service procedure for timing chain and / or cam sprocket replacement on FA and FB type engines.

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

October 7, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces an additional service procedure for timing chain and / or cam sprocket replacement on FA and FB type engines.

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

February 19, 2021 160000 STRUCTURE

This bulletin announces availability of new center console armrest covers to address the a wrinkling condition.

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

February 17, 2021 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

This bulletin announces the upcoming issuance to all retailers of an essential tool update kit for the Engine Support Assembly Kit #J-50135-A.

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

February 15, 2021 133000 VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

This bulletin announces a design change made to the power window main switches.

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

February 10, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units.

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

February 5, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency.

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

February 23, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Service Information Bulletin provides updated diagnostic procedures to follow and a brief questionnaire to complete when diagnosing an alleged Chain Slip condition on the TR580 and TR690 model CVT transmissions.

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

February 23, 2021 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This Service Information Bulletin provides updated diagnostic procedures to follow and a brief questionnaire to complete when diagnosing an alleged Chain Slip condition on the TR580 and TR690 model CVT transmissions.

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

February 3, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin replaces TSB 07-143-18R and announces additional changes made to the PRG control module. These changes are in response to a limited number of customer concerns regarding the rear gate not opening when operating the gate mounte

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

September 24, 2021 160000 STRUCTURE

This bulletin announces the design changes made to the A-pillar trim panels and their associated retaining (tether) clips.

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

September 22, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This 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")

September 20, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces a design change made to the outer hinge cover on the driver⿿s 10-way adjustable power seats.

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

September 20, 2021 220000 SEATS

This bulletin announces a design change made to the outer hinge cover on the driver⿿s 10-way adjustable power seats.

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

September 20, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units.

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

September 20, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency while addressing customer concerns.

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

September 29, 2021 200000 WHEELS

This bulletin announces a change made to the wheel lug nuts.

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

September 24, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This bulletin provides updated parts information and a service procedure to follow for removing accumulated carbon deposits from fuel injectors and internal engine components (e.g. intake valves and / or manifold, and combustion chambers).

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

September 24, 2021 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

This bulletin provides updated parts information and a service procedure to follow for removing accumulated carbon deposits from fuel injectors and internal engine components (e.g. intake valves and / or manifold, and combustion chambers).

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

September 8, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides additional information for the diagnostic procedures concerning measurement of dark current (a.k.a. standby current).

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

January 19, 2021 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

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")

January 18, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces a design change made to the outer hinge cover on the driver⿿s 10-way adjustable power seats.

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

January 15, 2021 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

This bulletin provides details regarding the cause of a whining-type sound customers may have concern about when operating their power door locks (lock and/or unlock).

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

January 15, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces design changes made to the trim cover for the rear gate PRG control switches located on the bottom of the rear gate inner trim panel.

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

January 15, 2021 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin announces design changes made to the trim cover for the rear gate PRG control switches located on the bottom of the rear gate inner trim panel.

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

January 14, 2021 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")

January 4, 2021 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")

January 4, 2021 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")

January 6, 2021 162500 STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE

In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service program to replace the power rear gate electronic control unit (ECU) in certain 2019 model year Forester vehicles.

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

January 6, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service program to replace the power rear gate electronic control unit (ECU) in certain 2019 model year Forester vehicles.

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

January 5, 2021 162500 STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE

In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service program to replace the power rear gate electronic control unit (ECU) in certain 2019 model year Forester vehicles.

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

August 23, 2021 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")

August 4, 2021 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")

August 4, 2021 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")

August 30, 2021 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

This bulletin provides updated parts information and a service procedure to follow for removing accumulated carbon deposits from fuel injectors and internal engine components (e.g. intake valves and / or manifold, and combustion chambers).

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

August 30, 2021 081100 FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

This bulletin provides updated parts information and a service procedure to follow for removing accumulated carbon deposits from fuel injectors and internal engine components (e.g. intake valves and / or manifold, and combustion chambers).

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

August 31, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides additional information for the diagnostic procedures concerning measurement of dark current (standby current).

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

August 31, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides additional information for the diagnostic procedures concerning measurement of dark current (standby current).

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

July 28, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units.

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

July 28, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This bulletin announces the availability of NEW reprogramming files to correct DTC P0128.

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

July 28, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces the availability of NEW reprogramming files to correct DTC P0128.

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

July 30, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides additional information for the diagnostic procedures concerning measurement of Dark Current (a.k.a. Standby Current).

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

July 22, 2021 100000 POWER TRAIN

Diagnostic Information for Alleged Chain Slip Condition on TR580 / TR690 Transmissions.

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

December 14, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides information related to error code(s) 202 and/or 204 generated during the Gen 2 telematics subscription process.

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

December 14, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides information related to error code(s) 202 and/or 204 generated during the Gen 2 telematics subscription process.

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

June 17, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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

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June 17, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

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

June 8, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units utilized in the models as listed.

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June 7, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

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

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June 7, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

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June 29, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of a new reinforcement bracket for the seat position memory switch.

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June 29, 2021 220000 SEATS

This bulletin announces availability of a new reinforcement bracket for the seat position memory switch.

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June 28, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This bulletin provides updated parts information and a service procedure to follow for removing accumulated carbon deposits from fuel injectors and internal engine components (e.g. intake valves and / or manifold, and combustion chambers).

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June 23, 2021 100000 POWER TRAIN

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

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June 7, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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

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June 7, 2021 170000 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

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

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June 1, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

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

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May 13, 2021 020000 SUSPENSION

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2019 model year Forester and 2018-2019 model year Crosstrek vehicles to inspect and, if necessary, correct the condition of the rear stabilizer bracket bolts.

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

May 13, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of DMS reprogramming files to address the following DTCs: B118B, B11E5, B11E6 when they appear in memory all at the same time as a group.

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May 13, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces availability of DMS reprogramming files to address the following DTCs: B118B, B11E5, B11E6 when they appear in memory all at the same time as a group.

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

May 21, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This bulletin provides updated parts information and a service procedure to follow for removing accumulated carbon deposits from fuel injectors and internal engine components.

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May 5, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

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April 7, 2021 160000 STRUCTURE

This bulletin announces design changes made to the trim cover for the PRG control switches located on the bottom of the rear gate inner trim panel.

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April 21, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides additional procedures and a detailed flow chart to use when diagnosing customer concerns regarding operation of the STARLINK RES feature.

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April 9, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces availability of new audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency.

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April 29, 2021 020000 SUSPENSION

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2019 model year Forester and 2018-2019 model year Crosstrek vehicles to inspect and, if necessary, correct the condition of the rear stabilizer bracket bolts.

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

April 15, 2021 160000 STRUCTURE

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2019 model year Forester and 2018-2019 model year Crosstrek vehicles to inspect and, if necessary, correct the condition of the rear stabilizer bracket bolts.

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April 27, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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

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April 27, 2021 200000 WHEELS

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

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March 15, 2021 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

THIS TSB 07-151-19R HAS BEEN REPLACED BY NEW TSB 07-192-21.

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March 15, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of DMS reprogramming files to address DTCs B112C and / or B112E when they appear in memory.

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March 10, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides additional diagnostics and new part availability information for the Seat Memory Control Module.

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March 10, 2021 220000 SEATS

This bulletin provides additional diagnostics and new part availability information for the Seat Memory Control Module.

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March 4, 2021 170000 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

This bulletin announces a design change made to the front hood lock (latch) assembly.

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October 7, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin announces a countermeasure made to the rear outer seat belt assemblies. The change was made in response to customer concerns of the seat belts not retracting smoothly.

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

October 6, 2020 162500 STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE

This bulletin replaces TSB 07-143-18R and announces additional changes made to the PRG control module.

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

December 29, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Service Information Bulletin provides updated diagnostic procedures to follow when diagnosing an alleged Chain Slip condition on the TR580 and TR690 model CVT transmissions.

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

December 21, 2020 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units.

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

December 15, 2020 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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December 15, 2020 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.

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

December 15, 2020 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")

February 23, 2021 100000 POWER TRAIN

This Service Information Bulletin provides updated diagnostic procedures to follow and a brief questionnaire to complete when diagnosing an alleged Chain Slip condition on the TR580 and TR690 model CVT transmissions.

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

February 3, 2021 160000 STRUCTURE

This bulletin replaces TSB 07-143-18R and announces additional changes made to the PRG control module. These changes are in response to a limited number of customer concerns regarding the rear gate not opening when operating the gate mounte

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

February 3, 2021 170000 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

This bulletin replaces TSB 07-143-18R and announces additional changes made to the PRG control module. These changes are in response to a limited number of customer concerns regarding the rear gate not opening when operating the gate mounte

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

February 26, 2021 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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February 19, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces availability of new center console armrest covers to address the a wrinkling condition.

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February 3, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

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

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February 3, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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")

February 17, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces the upcoming issuance to all retailers of an essential tool update kit for the Engine Support Assembly Kit #J-50135-A.

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February 15, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces a design change made to the power window main switches.

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February 15, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces a design change made to the power window main switches.

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

February 10, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units.

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

February 5, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency.

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

December 15, 2020 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.

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

December 15, 2020 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")

December 7, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides a repair procedure to address a squeaking sound coming from the backrest hinge area of the front seats. The procedure applies to both manually and power operated seat assemblies.

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

December 7, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin provides a repair procedure to address a squeaking sound coming from the backrest hinge area of the front seats. The procedure applies to both manually and power operated seat assemblies.

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

January 14, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides information related to error code 202 and/or 204 generated during the Gen 2 Telematics subscription process. This bulletin is applicable to all 2019-2021MY vehicles equipped with a Gen. 2 Telematics System.

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

January 12, 2021 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")

January 12, 2021 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")

January 19, 2021 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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January 18, 2021 220000 SEATS

This bulletin announces a design change made to the outer hinge cover on the driver⿿s 10-way adjustable power seats.

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January 15, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides details regarding the cause of a whining-type sound customers may have concern about when operating their power door locks (lock and/or unlock).

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

January 15, 2021 170000 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

This bulletin provides details regarding the cause of a whining-type sound customers may have concern about when operating their power door locks (lock and/or unlock).

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

January 15, 2021 162500 STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE

This bulletin announces design changes made to the trim cover for the rear gate PRG control switches located on the bottom of the rear gate inner trim panel.

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

January 14, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This 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.

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

January 14, 2021 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.

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

January 14, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin has been developed for use as a quick reference tool to aid in diagnosing operational concerns of the Gen 2 Telematics system’s remote access features.

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

January 14, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. is initiating a service program to replace the power rear gate electronic control unit (ECU) in certain 2019 model year Forester vehicles.

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

February 1, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

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January 28, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of a new variable displacement type A/C compressor designed to address a small number of customer concerns regarding an excessive sound heard when the system is OFF.

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January 28, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces a design change made to the power window main switches.

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November 9, 2020 100000 POWER TRAIN

This Service Information 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")

November 9, 2020 170000 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

This bulletin announces design changes made to the trim cover for the rear gate PRG control switches located on the bottom of the rear gate inner trim panel.

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

November 9, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces design changes made to the trim cover for the rear gate PRG control switches located on the bottom of the rear gate inner trim panel.

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

November 6, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides additional diagnostics and new part availability information for the Seat Memory Control Module.

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

November 6, 2020 220000 SEATS

This bulletin provides additional diagnostics and new part availability information for the Seat Memory Control Module.

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

November 4, 2020 020000 SUSPENSION

This Service Information Bulletin outlines design changes made to the rear frame section weld nuts and the mounting bolts used to secure the rear stabilizer bar brackets.

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

December 31, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This Service Information Bulletin provides a remedy procedure to use when a communication error message appears during Subaru Select Monitor (SSM) diagnosis of the DMS.

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December 15, 2020 200000 WHEELS

This Service Information Bulletin announces a change made to the wheel lug nuts.

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December 29, 2020 100000 POWER TRAIN

This Service Information Bulletin provides updated diagnostic procedures to follow when diagnosing an alleged Chain Slip condition on the TR580 and TR690 model CVT transmissions.

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

October 6, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin replaces TSB 07-143-18R and announces additional changes made to the PRG control module.

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

October 6, 2020 170000 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

This bulletin replaces TSB 07-143-18R and announces additional changes made to the PRG control module.

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

January 7, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Reprogramming File Availability for Optimization of Harman Gen 3.1 and Gen 3.1α Audio and Navigation Head Units.

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

January 7, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Reprogramming File Availability for Optimization of Harman Gen 3.1 and Gen 3.1α Audio and Navigation Head Units.

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

January 14, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides insight in response to both customer and retailer feedback resulting from the use of OBD-II port connected devices.

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

January 18, 2021 100000 POWER TRAIN

This bulletin provides updated diagnostic procedures to follow and a brief questionnaire to complete when diagnosing an alleged chain slip condition on the TR580 and TR690 model CVT transmissions.

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

December 21, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units.

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

December 15, 2020 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")

December 15, 2020 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")

December 7, 2020 220000 SEATS

This bulletin provides a repair procedure to address a squeaking sound coming from the backrest hinge area of the front seats. The procedure applies to both manually and power operated seat assemblies.

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

January 22, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

The purpose of this bulletin is to provide procedures for the diagnosis and repair of oil seepage which may be coming from the timing chain cover, front camshaft cap, camshaft carrier, and/or upper oil pan.

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December 1, 2020 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")

January 6, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service program to replace the power rear gate electronic control unit (ECU) in certain 2019 model year Forester vehicles.

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

January 5, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service program to replace the power rear gate electronic control unit (ECU) in certain 2019 model year Forester vehicles.

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

May 19, 2020 160000 STRUCTURE

This bulletin announces a design change made to the rubber protector located between the top edge of the rear gate garnish and the glass. The change was made in reponse to a number of concerns regarding vertical brownish-colored stains appe

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

May 15, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces a design change made to the PRG control module.

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

May 15, 2020 162500 STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE

This bulletin announces a design change made to the PRG control module.

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

May 15, 2020 170000 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

This bulletin announces a design change made to the PRG control module.

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

May 11, 2020 170000 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Body Integrated Unit (BIU) opertation of the automatic door lock (auto-lock/unlock) feature.

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

May 11, 2020 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Body Integrated Unit (BIU) opertation of the automatic door lock (auto-lock/unlock) feature.

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

September 22, 2020 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Update your STARLINK Multimedia Software and Navigation Maps.

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

September 22, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Update for STARLINK Multimedia Software. (with 7-inch or 8-inch display)

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

September 21, 2020 220000 SEATS

This bulletin announces a design change made to the rear seat folding center arm rest.

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

September 21, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces a design change made to the rear seat folding center arm rest.

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

September 18, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides a description of current changes to Service Manuals.

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

May 6, 2020 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")

May 6, 2020 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")

May 8, 2020 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")

May 8, 2020 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.

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

May 5, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces a design change made to the Slide Rail components of the left and right front power seat frame / track assemblies used on the models listed.

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

May 5, 2020 220000 SEATS

This bulletin announces a design change made to the Slide Rail components of the left and right front power seat frame / track assemblies used on the models listed.

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

May 5, 2020 354000 EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL

This bulletin announces a design change made to the Slide Rail components of the left and right front power seat frame / track assemblies used on the models listed.

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

July 14, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This Service Information bulletin provides IMPORTANT information regarding diagnosis and replacement (when applicable) of the STARLINK Telematics Data Communication Module (DMC).

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

July 10, 2020 020000 SUSPENSION

This Service Information Bulletin outlines design changes made to the rear frame section weld nuts and the mounting bolts used to secure the rear stabilizer bar brackets to them.

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

July 10, 2020 161000 STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

This Service Information Bulletin outlines design changes made to the rear frame section weld nuts and the mounting bolts used to secure the rear stabilizer bar brackets to them.

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

July 8, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency while addressing customer concerns.

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

July 8, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency while addressing customer concerns.

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

July 8, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency while addressing customer concerns.

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

August 31, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Map Data Update Procedure for Harman Gen 3.1 Navigation Equipped Head Unts (H/U).

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

August 31, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Map Data Update Procedure for Harman Gen 3.1 Navigation Equipped Head Unts (H/U).

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

August 31, 2020 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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August 25, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin replaces TSB 07-143-18R and announces additional changes made to the PRG control module.

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August 25, 2020 170000 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

This bulletin replaces TSB 07-143-18R and announces additional changes made to the PRG control module.

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August 25, 2020 160000 STRUCTURE

IMPORTANT: This bulletin has been replaced by TSB 07-155-19R which includes all the latest service and parts ordering information.

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August 25, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

IMPORTANT: This bulletin has been replaced by TSB 07-155-19R which includes all the latest service and parts ordering information.

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April 10, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This service information bulletin provides insight in response to both customer and retailer feedback resulting from the use of OBD-II port connected devises.

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April 8, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin is designed to address an error code 202 and/or 204 when attempting to complete the STARLINK Telematics subscription process.

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April 17, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Body Integrated Unit (BIU) operation of the automatic door lock (auto-lock / unlock) feature.

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April 17, 2020 170000 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Body Integrated Unit (BIU) operation of the automatic door lock (auto-lock / unlock) feature.

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April 17, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Body Integrated Unit (BIU) operation of the automatic door lock (auto-lock / unlock) feature.

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September 22, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimized efficiency.

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September 22, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimized efficiency.

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June 30, 2020 160000 STRUCTURE

This Service Information Bulletin outlines design changes made to the rear frame sections and the mounting bolts used to secure the rear stabilizer bar brackets to them.

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August 12, 2016 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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August 12, 2016 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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August 12, 2016 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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October 30, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency.

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October 30, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency.

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October 29, 2020 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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October 27, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces a design change made to the power window main switches used in the models listed.

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October 27, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces a design change made to the power window main switches used in the models listed.

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July 28, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units utilized in the models listed.

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July 28, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units utilized in the models listed.

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September 10, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces a design change made to the outer hinge cover on the driver’s 10-way adjustable power seat.

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September 10, 2020 220000 SEATS

This bulletin announces a design change made to the outer hinge cover on the driver’s 10-way adjustable power seat.

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September 10, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces a design change made to the outer hinge cover on the driver’s 10-way adjustable power seat.

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October 13, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This Service Information Bulletin announces additional diagnostic procedures for TPMS related DTC C2921 on the applicable models listed.

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October 13, 2020 199000 TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

This Service Information Bulletin announces additional diagnostic procedures for TPMS related DTC C2921 on the applicable models listed.

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October 7, 2020 150000 SEAT BELTS

This bulletin announces a countermeasure made to the rear outer seat belt assemblies. The change was made in response to customer concerns of the seat belts not retracting smoothly.

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October 7, 2020 220000 SEATS

This bulletin announces a countermeasure made to the rear outer seat belt assemblies. The change was made in response to customer concerns of the seat belts not retracting smoothly.

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April 24, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

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

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April 24, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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

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April 30, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This service information bulletin provides important information regarding diagnosis and replacement (when applicable) of the STARLINK Telematics Data Communication Module (DCM). All models with STARLINK Telematics System.

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April 30, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This service information bulletin provides important information regarding diagnosis and replacement (when applicable) of the STARLINK Telematics Data Communication Module (DCM). All models with STARLINK Telematics System.

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April 16, 2020 170000 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

This bulletin announces design changes made to the rear gate stays to make closing the rear gate easier.

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April 16, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces design changes made to the rear gate stays to make closing the rear gate easier.

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April 30, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

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May 28, 2020 160000 STRUCTURE

This bulletin announces a design change made to the B-pillar trim. The change prevents the trim’s appearance from deteriorating as a result of recurring contact with the steel latching tongue portion of the seat belt.

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August 5, 2020 100000 POWER TRAIN

This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Transmission Control Module (TCM) used in the TR580 and TR690 CVT.

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August 5, 2020 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Transmission Control Module (TCM) used in the TR580 and TR690 CVT.

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August 4, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Special Service Tools Cross Reference List.

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August 31, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units utilized in the models as listed.

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August 31, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This bulletin announces availability of new master cylinder application shaft seals.

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August 31, 2020 200000 WHEELS

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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October 26, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This Service Information Bulletin provides corrected and updated procedures to follow when replacing the combination meter assembly.

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October 26, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Service Information Bulletin provides corrected and updated procedures to follow when replacing the combination meter assembly.

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October 22, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This Service Information Bulletin announces availability of a new B2 (LH) INTAKE Camshaft.

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October 14, 2020 220000 SEATS

This bulletin announces a design change made to the front seat backrest frame assemblies in response to a limited number of customer reports of a squeaking sound heard when leaning back in the front seats.

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October 14, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces a design change made to the front seat backrest frame assemblies in response to a limited number of customer reports of a squeaking sound heard when leaning back in the front seats.

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October 14, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin announces a design change made to the front seat backrest frame assemblies in response to a limited number of customer reports of a squeaking sound heard when leaning back in the front seats.

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July 21, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

IMPORTANT: This Service Information Bulletin has been removed following Software Version 6 release to the field. Please refer to TSb 15-211-17R for Gen 3.0 and TSB 15-236-18R for Gen 3.1 the update on this condition.

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July 16, 2020 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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July 16, 2020 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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July 16, 2020 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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July 16, 2020 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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July 14, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

The intent of this Service Information Bulletin is to provide Technicians and staff members who interact with the Telematics system insight to help address questions regarding opeation of the WiFi Hotspot feature.

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July 14, 2020 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

The intent of this Service Information Bulletin is to provide Technicians and staff members who interact with the Telematics system insight to help address questions regarding opeation of the WiFi Hotspot feature.

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July 14, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This Service Information Bulletin has been developed for use as a quick reference tool aid in diagnosing operational concerns of the Gen 2 Telematics system’s remote access features.

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July 14, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Service Information Bulletin has been developed for use as a quick reference tool aid in diagnosing operational concerns of the Gen 2 Telematics system’s remote access features.

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July 17, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This Service information bulletin provides Telematics system/generation applicability.

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November 15, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This Service Information bulletin provides a procedure to use for addressing a customer concern of a delayed or slow response when using the soft keys on the touch screen of the audio / navigation head unit.

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November 15, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Service Information bulletin provides a procedure to use for addressing a customer concern of a delayed or slow response when using the soft keys on the touch screen of the audio / navigation head unit.

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November 15, 2019 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This Service Information bulletin provides a procedure to use for addressing a customer concern of a delayed or slow response when using the soft keys on the touch screen of the audio / navigation head unit.

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November 15, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to use when diagnosing concerns of the Apple CarPlay and / or Android Auto feature not connecting or launching properly when a compatible device is connected to the head unit.

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November 15, 2019 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to use when diagnosing concerns of the Apple CarPlay and / or Android Auto feature not connecting or launching properly when a compatible device is connected to the head unit.

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November 18, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to use when diagnosing specific and general audio/sound related concerns. Please start by completing the Harman Investigation Guide-Questionnaire as it gathers important details which will assist

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November 18, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to use when diagnosing specific and general audio/sound related concerns. Please start by completing the Harman Investigation Guide-Questionnaire as it gathers important details which will assist

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November 15, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns involving Bluetooth (BT) functionality. Please start by completing the Harman Investigation Guide Questionnaire as it gathers important details which w

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November 15, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns involving Bluetooth (BT) functionality. Please start by completing the Harman Investigation Guide Questionnaire as it gathers important details which w

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November 15, 2019 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns involving Bluetooth (BT) functionality. Please start by completing the Harman Investigation Guide Questionnaire as it gathers important details which w

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November 18, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing a customer concern of the display screen being either frozen (unresponsive) or black (blank). Please start by completing the Harman Investigation Guide Questionnaire as

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November 18, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing a customer concern of the display screen being either frozen (unresponsive) or black (blank). Please start by completing the Harman Investigation Guide Questionnaire as

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November 18, 2019 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing a customer concern of the display screen being either frozen (unresponsive) or black (blank). Please start by completing the Harman Investigation Guide Questionnaire as

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November 15, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This Service Information Bulletin announces availability of a map update which includes new software to address a route searching error. A ⿿Route Calculation Unsuccessful⿝ message may be displayed when the selected route crosses state b

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November 15, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Service Information Bulletin announces availability of a map update which includes new software to address a route searching error. A ⿿Route Calculation Unsuccessful⿝ message may be displayed when the selected route crosses state b

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November 15, 2019 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This Service Information Bulletin announces availability of a map update which includes new software to address a route searching error. A ⿿Route Calculation Unsuccessful⿝ message may be displayed when the selected route crosses state b

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November 18, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns of the Navigation system⿿s functionality. Please start by completing the Harman Investigation Guide Questionnaire as it gathers important details whi

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November 18, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns of the Navigation system⿿s functionality. Please start by completing the Harman Investigation Guide Questionnaire as it gathers important details whi

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November 18, 2019 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns of the Navigation system⿿s functionality. Please start by completing the Harman Investigation Guide Questionnaire as it gathers important details whi

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January 31, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This Service Information Bulletin announces part number change information for the Positive Crankcase Ventilation (PCV) valves used on the models listed above.

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January 31, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This Service Information Bulletin announces part number change information for the Positive Crankcase Ventilation (PCV) valves used on the models listed above.

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December 20, 2019 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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December 17, 2019 063110 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CRANKCASE (PCV)

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a new safety recall for certain 2019 model year Ascent, Forester, and Crosstrek Hybrid vehicles in which the Positive Crankcase Ventilation (PCV) valve may be defective.

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December 4, 2019 063110 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CRANKCASE (PCV)

New stop sale/safety recall: WUW-08 Ascent, Forester, and Crosstrek Hybrid PCV valve Recall. The Positive Crankcase Ventilation (PCV) valve may be defective.

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December 2, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Body Integrated Unit (BIU) operation of the automatic door lock (auto-lock / unlock) feature. Currently, when the vehicle is locked by the auto-lock feature, if any

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December 2, 2019 170000 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Body Integrated Unit (BIU) operation of the automatic door lock (auto-lock / unlock) feature. Currently, when the vehicle is locked by the auto-lock feature, if any

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November 15, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns regarding USB functionality. Please start by completing the Harman Investigation Guide Questionnaire as it gathers important details which will help wi

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November 15, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns regarding USB functionality. Please start by completing the Harman Investigation Guide Questionnaire as it gathers important details which will help wi

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November 15, 2019 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns regarding USB functionality. Please start by completing the Harman Investigation Guide Questionnaire as it gathers important details which will help wi

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November 15, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This Service Information bulletin provides a procedure for customizing the maintenance period settings of the MFD. When accessing the Maintenance period information on the SSM4, the maintenance interval default values for mileage and number

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November 15, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Service Information bulletin provides a procedure for customizing the maintenance period settings of the MFD. When accessing the Maintenance period information on the SSM4, the maintenance interval default values for mileage and number

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November 18, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides helpful information about operating conditions observed in the field for Technicians to use when diagnosing customer concerns which may arise while operating Harman Gen 3.0 and 3.1 Navigation and Display Audio systems

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November 18, 2019 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

This bulletin provides helpful information about operating conditions observed in the field for Technicians to use when diagnosing customer concerns which may arise while operating Harman Gen 3.0 and 3.1 Navigation and Display Audio systems

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March 26, 2020 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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March 26, 2020 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.

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March 26, 2020 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.

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March 25, 2020 160000 STRUCTURE

This bulletin provides a procedure for addressing a rattling sound caused by the sunroof deflector contacting the sunroof rail assembly. This sound may be heard while closing an outside door when all the windows are closed.

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March 25, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides a procedure for addressing a rattling sound caused by the sunroof deflector contacting the sunroof rail assembly. This sound may be heard while closing an outside door when all the windows are closed.

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March 3, 2020 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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March 3, 2020 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.

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March 3, 2020 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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February 4, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a new safety recall for certain 2019 model year Ascent, Forester, and Crosstrek Hybrid vehicles in which the Positive Crankcase Ventilation (PCV) valve may be defective.

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

February 21, 2020 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Body Integrated Unit (BIU) operation of the automatic door lock (auto-lock / unlock) feature.

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February 21, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin details an important regulation issued by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) which impacts the way some vehicles with accessories are sold. This regulation applies to any automobile retailer installing

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February 21, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

WUW-08 PCV; There has been an interruption in the supply of part numbers 11810AA230 and X1181AA010 from Japan.

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February 19, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units utilized in the models as listed.

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February 27, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

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

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February 27, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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

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February 12, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure.

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February 12, 2020 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure.

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November 8, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units utilized in the models as listed above. The p

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November 8, 2019 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units utilized in the models as listed above. The p

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January 28, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides information on a new reprogramming procedure (FOTA) to optimize the Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units (H/U).

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January 28, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin provides information on a new reprogramming procedure (FOTA) to optimize the Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units (H/U).

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January 28, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

The first TomTom map update for Gen 3.1 Harman navigation equipped vehicles was made available.

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January 28, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

The first TomTom map update for Gen 3.1 Harman navigation equipped vehicles was made available.

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January 17, 2020 162310 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS

This bulletin announces availability of new outer door handles to address isolated concerns of the chrome finish peeling.

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January 17, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces availability of new outer door handles to address isolated concerns of the chrome finish peeling.

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January 17, 2020 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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January 17, 2020 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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January 17, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

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January 17, 2020 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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March 10, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

This Bulletin provides information regarding DTC P0606 related specifically to the determination of this code on Forester Turbo and applicable WRX models.

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March 10, 2020 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

This Bulletin provides information regarding DTC P0606 related specifically to the determination of this code on Forester Turbo and applicable WRX models.

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March 10, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Bulletin provides information regarding DTC P0606 related specifically to the determination of this code on Forester Turbo and applicable WRX models.

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March 10, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This Bulletin provides information regarding DTC P0606 related specifically to the determination of this code on Forester Turbo and applicable WRX models.

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March 4, 2020 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

This bulletin announces availability of new outer door handles to address isolated concerns of the chrome finish peeling.

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March 4, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

This bulletin announces availability of new outer door handles to address isolated concerns of the chrome finish peeling.

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December 30, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

Reprograming file availability for optimization of Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation Head Units.

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March 31, 2020 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

This service information bulletin outlines a procedure to prevent the loss of and the need to reset the customer’s Driver Monitoring System (DMS) settings when servicing the vehicle.

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March 31, 2020 081100 FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

This bulletin provides a service procedure to address a small number of concerns regarding a rattle/ buzz-type sound coming from the fuel tank area.

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March 31, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize effciency while addressing customer concerns.

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March 31, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize effciency while addressing customer concerns.

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February 10, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This Service Information Bulletin provides helpful tips and precautions to use whenever removing or installing the battery sensor assembly from the battery post (and / or negative battery cable from the battery sensor assembly).

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March 20, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This Service Information Bulletin provides insight on how to address a customer concern of the rear hatch, Power Rear Gate (PRG) or trunk release operating (or finding the PRG/trunk open unexpectedly after parking) without a specific input

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

March 20, 2020 162600 STRUCTURE:BODY:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE

This Service Information Bulletin provides insight on how to address a customer concern of the rear hatch, Power Rear Gate (PRG) or trunk release operating (or finding the PRG/trunk open unexpectedly after parking) without a specific input

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March 20, 2020 170000 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

This Service Information Bulletin provides insight on how to address a customer concern of the rear hatch, Power Rear Gate (PRG) or trunk release operating (or finding the PRG/trunk open unexpectedly after parking) without a specific input

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March 19, 2020 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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March 19, 2020 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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March 19, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

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March 16, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces a design change made to the PRG control module. This change is in response to a limited number of customer concerns regarding the rear gate not opening when operating the gate switch or dashboard switch on the vehicl

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

March 16, 2020 162500 STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE

This bulletin announces a design change made to the PRG control module. This change is in response to a limited number of customer concerns regarding the rear gate not opening when operating the gate switch or dashboard switch on the vehicl

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November 18, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Service Bulletin provides additional diagnostics to follow when addressing a Telematics-related DTC B2A16. In most cases involving this DTC, the following scenario(s) occur: ⿢ When trying to use the remote engine starter (RES) feat
1

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October 18, 2019 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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October 11, 2019 100000 POWER TRAIN

This Service Information Bulletin outlines design changes made to the coolant hoses for the CVT fluid cooler and the spring-type clamps used to secure them.

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February 24, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Subaru Service and Technical Support Line Newsletter. (QMR of the Month)

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February 21, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This Service Information bulletin informs of an upcoming correction to the Service Manual involving Gear Position shown in Freeze-Frame Data acquired during Engine diagnosis.

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February 21, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Service Information bulletin informs of an upcoming correction to the Service Manual involving Gear Position shown in Freeze-Frame Data acquired during Engine diagnosis.

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December 9, 2019 100000 POWER TRAIN

This bulletin announces a design change to the leather transmission selector lever grip. The change will address a small number of concerns regarding stickiness and / or roughness felt on a portion (Panel A shown in the illustration below)

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

October 2, 2019 160000 STRUCTURE

This bulletin announces availability of a new hood lock release cable to address concerns of the front hood lock not releasing when the release lever is pulled. The new inner cable diameter has been increased and the shape of the cable en

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October 2, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This Service Information Bulletin announces availability of a map update which includes new software to address a route searching error. A ⿿Route Calculation Unsuccessful⿝ message may be displayed when the selected route crosses state

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August 21, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units utilized in the models as listed above. The p

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

August 21, 2019 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units utilized in the models as listed above. The p

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

September 26, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This Service Information Bulletin provides additional diagnostics to follow when addressing a Telematics-related DTC B2A16. In most cases involving this DTC, the following scenario(s) occur: ⿢ When trying to use the remote engine starte

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

September 20, 2019 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

The purpose of this Bulletin is to provide procedures for the diagnosis and repair of oil seepage which may be coming from the timing chain cover, front camshaft cap, camshaft carrier and / or upper oil pan. There are five areas that sho

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September 9, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This Service Information Bulletin provides a procedure to ⿿reset⿝ the headlight leveler system. After an affected vehicle is transported on a flatbed or other type of carrier, the headlight beam adjustment may become either too high o

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September 9, 2019 121000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

This Service Information Bulletin provides a procedure to ⿿reset⿝ the headlight leveler system. After an affected vehicle is transported on a flatbed or other type of carrier, the headlight beam adjustment may become either too high o

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September 11, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency while addressing the following customer concerns: Symptom 1: No audio output is heard but, the volum

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

September 11, 2019 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency while addressing the following customer concerns: Symptom 1: No audio output is heard but, the volum

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

April 25, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces reprogramming files to optimize the DMS control module and address a small number of inquiries regarding DTCs B112C and/or B112E. Insome cases, when multiple functions are processed by the DMS control module at the

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

April 23, 2019 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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April 23, 2019 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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April 18, 2019 160000 STRUCTURE

This bulletin provides a procedure to address a small number of customer concerns regarding a metallic rattle or chirping -type sound heard coming from the top of the front ?A? pillar area. The sound may originate from either side of the ve

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April 10, 2019 140000 AIR BAGS

This Service Information bulletin serves a quick reminder to always perform the Clear Memory function of the Airbag system using the Subaru Select Monitor 4 after replacement of any airbag system sensor. Failure to do so will most likely re

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March 25, 2019 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

Immediately discontinue the use of latest 2019 MY Gen 3.1 Harman Software update.

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March 25, 2019 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units utilized in the models as listed above. The p

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

March 25, 2019 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units utilized in the models as listed above. The p

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

March 13, 2019 161000 STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

This Service Information bulletin announces a design change to the cowl panel. The change was made to the shape of the part which will eliminate a gap between the cowl panel and the windshield in the lower corner area as shown in the photo

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

March 13, 2019 162000 STRUCTURE:BODY

This Service Information bulletin announces a design change to the cowl panel. The change was made to the shape of the part which will eliminate a gap between the cowl panel and the windshield in the lower corner area as shown in the photo

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

March 11, 2019 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

This Service Information bulletin is in response to a small number of customer concerns regarding the audio unit not being able to play certain types of audio Compact Discs (CDs). Harman Gen 3.0 head units which have previously received sof

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March 11, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing clock-related customer concerns. Please start by completing the Harman Investigation Guide Questionnaire as it gathers important details which will help with diagnosis a

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March 11, 2019 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing clock-related customer concerns. Please start by completing the Harman Investigation Guide Questionnaire as it gathers important details which will help with diagnosis a

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

March 8, 2019 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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March 8, 2019 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

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

March 22, 2019 010000 STEERING

Subaru of America, Inc. is recalling certain 2019 model year Forester and Crosstrek vehicles to inspect and, if necessary, replace the power steering gear box. A total of 10,417 U.S. vehicles will be affected by this recall.

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March 22, 2019 013000 STEERING:GEAR BOX (OTHER THAN RACK AND PINION)

Subaru of America, Inc. is recalling certain 2019 model year Forester and Crosstrek vehicles to inspect and, if necessary, replace the power steering gear box. A total of 10,417 U.S. vehicles will be affected by this recall.

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

June 17, 2019 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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June 12, 2019 162500 STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE

This bulletin announces a design change made to the PRG control module. This change is in response to a limited number of customer concerns regarding the rear gate not opening when operating the gate switch or dashboard switch on the vehicl

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

June 4, 2019 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

This Service Information bulletin provides helpful tips to use when removing or reinstalling the EyeSight camera cover. Improper removal / installation practices can damage the camera cover and also have a negative effect on the operation o

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June 4, 2019 284100 BACK OVER PREVENTION: SENSING SYSTEM: CAMERA

This Service Information bulletin provides helpful tips to use when removing or reinstalling the EyeSight camera cover. Improper removal / installation practices can damage the camera cover and also have a negative effect on the operation o

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

August 8, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces reprogramming files to optimize the DMS control module and address a small number of inquiries regarding DTCs B112C and/or B112E. In some cases, when multiple functions are processed by the DMS control module at th

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

August 22, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency while addressing the following customer concerns: Symptom 1: No audio output is heard but, the volum

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

August 22, 2019 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency while addressing the following customer concerns: Symptom 1: No audio output is heard but, the volum

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

May 13, 2019 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

This bulletin provides a procedure to address a rattling -type sound heard coming from the front door(s). In some cases, the plastic sensor plate mounted to the inner door panel may rattle against the steel structure.

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May 8, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces availability of new audio system amplifiers to address the following operating concerns with the Harman Kardon Gen 3 infotainment system: Symptom 1: No audio output is heard but, the volume level displayed changes w

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May 6, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

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

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April 8, 2019 010000 STEERING

Subaru of America, Inc. is recalling certain 2019 model year Forester and Crosstrek vehicles to inspect and, if necessary, replace the power steering gear box. A total of 10,417 U.S. vehicles will be affected by this recall.

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

August 29, 2019 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 likely sources of the seepage to be the sealant used on the CVT⿿
1

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June 27, 2019 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")

July 9, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces a design change made to the PRG control module. This change is in response to a limited number of customer concerns regarding the rear gate not opening when operating the gate switch or dashboard switch on the vehicl

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

July 9, 2019 162600 STRUCTURE:BODY:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE

This bulletin announces a design change made to the PRG control module. This change is in response to a limited number of customer concerns regarding the rear gate not opening when operating the gate switch or dashboard switch on the vehicl

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July 9, 2019 170000 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

This bulletin announces a design change made to the PRG control module. This change is in response to a limited number of customer concerns regarding the rear gate not opening when operating the gate switch or dashboard switch on the vehicl

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July 8, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This service information bulletin provides a procedure for customizing the maintenance period settings of the MFD. When accessing the maintenance period information on the SSM4, the maintenance interval default values for mileage and number

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May 22, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces a change made to the PRG control module. This change is in response to a limited number of customer concerns regarding the PRG reversing direction before reaching the fully open position. The control module senses th

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May 22, 2019 160000 STRUCTURE

This bulletin announces a change made to the PRG control module. This change is in response to a limited number of customer concerns regarding the PRG reversing direction before reaching the fully open position. The control module senses th

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May 22, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces a change made to the PRG control module. This change is in response to a limited number of customer concerns regarding the PRG reversing direction before reaching the fully open position. The control module senses th

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May 21, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

This Service Information bulletin has been developed for use as a quick reference tool to aid in diagnosing operational concerns of the Gen 2 Telematics system?s remote access features on all 2019 vehicles with Gen 2 Telematics. It is STRON

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May 21, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

Subaru Service and Technical Support Line Newletter.

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July 23, 2019 020000 SUSPENSION

This Service Information Bulletin announces a change made to the rear subframe retaining bolts used on the models listed above. The design changes provide the bolt with an increased durability against rust.

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July 23, 2019 160000 STRUCTURE

This Service Information Bulletin announces a change made to the rear subframe retaining bolts used on the models listed above. The design changes provide the bolt with an increased durability against rust.

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July 11, 2019 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

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

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July 30, 2019 092100 FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

This bulletin announces availability of a new CVT electric oil pump developed to address DTC P173B: ELECTRIC FLUID PUMP (CVT) PERFORMANCE. The related customer concern describes the Auto Start Stop warning lamp flashing and the system becom

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July 30, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces availability of a new CVT electric oil pump developed to address DTC P173B: ELECTRIC FLUID PUMP (CVT) PERFORMANCE. The related customer concern describes the Auto Start Stop warning lamp flashing and the system becom

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July 29, 2019 260000 FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE

This bulletin announces 2 design changes to the EyeSight camera cover to prevent a rattling sound heard while driving. The changes involve the inside support ribbing near the front, center and a slight revision to the size of the bottom cam

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July 29, 2019 264100 FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: SENSING SYSTEM: CAMERA

This bulletin announces 2 design changes to the EyeSight camera cover to prevent a rattling sound heard while driving. The changes involve the inside support ribbing near the front, center and a slight revision to the size of the bottom cam

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

February 12, 2019 010000 STEERING

Subaru of America, Inc. is recalling certain 2019 model year Forester and Crosstrek vehicles to inspect and, if necessary, replace the power steering gear box. A total of 10,417 U.S. vehicles will be affected by this recall.

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February 12, 2019 016000 STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM

Subaru of America, Inc. is recalling certain 2019 model year Forester and Crosstrek vehicles to inspect and, if necessary, replace the power steering gear box. A total of 10,417 U.S. vehicles will be affected by this recall.

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October 31, 2018 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

This Service Information Bulletin provides helpful tips and precautions to use whenever removing or installing the battery sensor assembly from the battery post (and/or negative battery cable from the battery sensor assembly).

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October 31, 2018 111100 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY:CABLES

This Service Information Bulletin provides helpful tips and precautions to use whenever removing or installing the battery sensor assembly from the battery post (and/or negative battery cable from the battery sensor assembly).

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October 31, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

When attempting to complete the STARLINK Telematics subscription process, an Error Code 202 and/or 204 may occur preventing the process from completing successfully. These codes both relate to the multi-stage CommCheck process which introdu

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October 22, 2018 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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October 22, 2018 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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October 31, 2018 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

This Service Information Bulletin provides helpful tips and precautions to use whenever removing or installing the battery sensor assembly from the battery post (and/or negative battery cable from the battery sensor assembly).

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October 31, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

When attempting to complete the STARLINK Telematics subscription process, an Error Code 202 and / or 204 may occur preventing the process from completing successfully. These codes both relate to the multi-stage CommCheck process which intro

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December 21, 2018 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

This bulletin announces reprogramming file availability to optimize the Transmission Control Module (TCM) for detection of DTC P1518: STARTER SWITCH CIRCUIT LOW. After using the Remote Engine Starter (RES) to start an applicable vehicle equ

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December 21, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces reprogramming file availability to optimize the Transmission Control Module (TCM) for detection of DTC P1518: STARTER SWITCH CIRCUIT LOW. After using the Remote Engine Starter (RES) to start an applicable vehicle equ

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November 27, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This bulletin announces a change made to the PRG control module. This change is in response to a limited number of customer concerns regarding the PRG reversing direction before reaching the fully open position. The control module senses th

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November 27, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

This bulletin announces a change made to the PRG control module. This change is in response to a limited number of customer concerns regarding the PRG reversing direction before reaching the fully open position. The control module senses th

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February 22, 2019 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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