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TSB List for the 2012 Subaru Forester

The TSB information displayed below are summaries. Unfortunately we do not have access to the full versions. To get full information about a particular TSB, write down the TSB title & date, & either contact your local dealer or click on the links below.

STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:POWER STEERING FLUID

  • TSB #SB-16-92-14

    NHTSA ID #10056871

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 02 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBARU: REPLACING COOLANT PIPING LOCATED ADJACENT TO RADIATOR THAT'S CORRODED AND DAMAGED DUE TO ROAD SALT AND/OR SALT WATER ACCUMULATION AND NEW REPLACEMENT IS DOUBLE THICK TEFLON COATING. MODEL 2009-13 FORESTER AT, 20089-11 IMPREZA AT.

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ENGINE (PWS)

  • TSB #SB-07-96-15

    NHTSA ID #10072043

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 10 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #02-157-14R

    NHTSA ID #10068626

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 29 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #02-157-14R

    NHTSA ID #10068352

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 08 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #02-157-14R

    NHTSA ID #10069712

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 08 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #02-144-13R

    NHTSA ID #10068357

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 28 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #8-1-2014

    NHTSA ID #10068330

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #02-144-13R

    NHTSA ID #10068313

    • Date Announced: MAY 27 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #02-147-13R

    NHTSA ID #10068314

    • Date Announced: MAY 27 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #02-147-13R

    NHTSA ID #10067881

    • Date Announced: MARCH 20 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #TSB-11-130-13R

    NHTSA ID #10052498

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 28 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBARU: SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE DIFFICULTY STARTING, ROUGH IDLE, CAM POSITION OR MISFIRE DTCS. THIS BULLETIN CONTAINS THE INSPECTION AND REPAIR. *JS UPDATED 11/18/14. *PE

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  • TSB #02-144-13R

    NHTSA ID #10067054

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 03 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #11-135-13

    NHTSA ID #10067049

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 27 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #SB-11-135-13

    NHTSA ID #10054223

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 27 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBARU: ECM IS AVAILABLE FOR REPROGRAMMING FILES TO ADDRESS FALSE CEL/MIL ILLUMINATION AND THE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P050A RESULTED FROM SPECIFIC CLUTCH OPERATIONS AND/OR DRIVING PATTERNS AFTER STARTING ENGINE. MODEL 2011-2013

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  • TSB #02-144-13R

    NHTSA ID #10069746

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 21 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #11-133-13

    NHTSA ID #10067017

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 12 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #11-130-13R

    NHTSA ID #10065788

    • Date Announced: JUNE 19 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #11-130-13

    NHTSA ID #10067096

    • Date Announced: APRIL 05 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #11-126-12

    NHTSA ID #10065096

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 19 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #WQC-39

    NHTSA ID #10047519

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 30 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBARU: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. SOFTWARE CHANGE WILL NOT AFFECT FUEL ECONOMY OR PERFORMANCE, EVEN THOUGH A CORRECTION, FOR ENGINE CONTROL MODULE, HAS BEEN DEVELOPED FOR THE DEFICIENCY IN OBDII SYSTEM THERMOSTAT MONIT

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  • TSB #11-100-11R

    NHTSA ID #10065079

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 27 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #SB-11-100-11R

    NHTSA ID #10050519

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 27 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBARU: DUE TO IRREGULAR STAMPING OF CAMSHAFT POSITION SENSOR PLATE, AND OUT OF SPECIFICATION, ENGINE MAY BE DIFFICULT TO START AND NEED A SHIM ADDED TO BANK 1 CAMSHAFT POSITION SENSOR TO HAVE AIR GAP IN SPECIFICATION. MODEL 2011-2013 F

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  • TSB #02-131-12R

    NHTSA ID #10065052

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 02 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #11-100-11R

    NHTSA ID #10065110

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 17 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:HOSE

  • TSB #SB-11-123-12

    NHTSA ID #10051100

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 03 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBARU: RARE CONDITION WHERE ICE AND SNOW CLOGS EVAPORATIVE EMISSION SYSTEM HOSES AND/OR DRAIN SEPARATOR, DURING HEAVY SNOW CONDITIONS, REPAIR METHOD IS PROVIDED FOR REMOVAL OF DRAIN SEPARATOR AND INSTALLATION OF EVAPORATIVE HOSE KIT FOR PR

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

  • TSB #11-130-13R

    NHTSA ID #10067832

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 28 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

  • TSB #SB-11-123-12

    NHTSA ID #10051100

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 03 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBARU: RARE CONDITION WHERE ICE AND SNOW CLOGS EVAPORATIVE EMISSION SYSTEM HOSES AND/OR DRAIN SEPARATOR, DURING HEAVY SNOW CONDITIONS, REPAIR METHOD IS PROVIDED FOR REMOVAL OF DRAIN SEPARATOR AND INSTALLATION OF EVAPORATIVE HOSE KIT FOR PR

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FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

  • TSB #11-123-12

    NHTSA ID #10065083

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 03 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #SB-11-123-12

    NHTSA ID #10051100

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 03 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBARU: RARE CONDITION WHERE ICE AND SNOW CLOGS EVAPORATIVE EMISSION SYSTEM HOSES AND/OR DRAIN SEPARATOR, DURING HEAVY SNOW CONDITIONS, REPAIR METHOD IS PROVIDED FOR REMOVAL OF DRAIN SEPARATOR AND INSTALLATION OF EVAPORATIVE HOSE KIT FOR PR

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POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #TSB-2-20-14

    NHTSA ID #10055441

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 20 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBARU: THE CUSTIOMER MAY COMPLAIN OF THE INTERMITTENT OPERATION OF THE HILL START ASSIST WARNING LAMP. STORED DTC C0076 WITH DETAIL CODES 2610H AND/OR 2620H. *JS

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POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

  • TSB #SB-16-92-14

    NHTSA ID #10056871

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 02 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBARU: REPLACING COOLANT PIPING LOCATED ADJACENT TO RADIATOR THAT'S CORRODED AND DAMAGED DUE TO ROAD SALT AND/OR SALT WATER ACCUMULATION AND NEW REPLACEMENT IS DOUBLE THICK TEFLON COATING. MODEL 2009-13 FORESTER AT, 20089-11 IMPREZA AT.

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POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:COOLING UNIT AND LINES

  • TSB #16-92-14

    NHTSA ID #10068350

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 02 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • TSB #SB-11-135-13

    NHTSA ID #10054223

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 27 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBARU: ECM IS AVAILABLE FOR REPROGRAMMING FILES TO ADDRESS FALSE CEL/MIL ILLUMINATION AND THE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P050A RESULTED FROM SPECIFIC CLUTCH OPERATIONS AND/OR DRIVING PATTERNS AFTER STARTING ENGINE. MODEL 2011-2013

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

  • TSB #SB-07-96-15

    NHTSA ID #10072043

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 10 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

  • TSB #SB-11-135-13

    NHTSA ID #10054223

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 27 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBARU: ECM IS AVAILABLE FOR REPROGRAMMING FILES TO ADDRESS FALSE CEL/MIL ILLUMINATION AND THE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P050A RESULTED FROM SPECIFIC CLUTCH OPERATIONS AND/OR DRIVING PATTERNS AFTER STARTING ENGINE. MODEL 2011-2013

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  • TSB #WQC-39

    NHTSA ID #10047519

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 30 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBARU: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. SOFTWARE CHANGE WILL NOT AFFECT FUEL ECONOMY OR PERFORMANCE, EVEN THOUGH A CORRECTION, FOR ENGINE CONTROL MODULE, HAS BEEN DEVELOPED FOR THE DEFICIENCY IN OBDII SYSTEM THERMOSTAT MONIT

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:CONCEALMENT DEVICES

  • TSB #SB-07-59-07R

    NHTSA ID #10054221

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 21 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBARU: THE FORMATION OF MOISTURE AND/OR CONDENSATION, INSIDE OF REAR COMBINATION AND HEADLAMPS, IS TEMPORARY, AND WILL EVAPORATE WHEN TEMPERATURE RISES INSIDE LAMPS. MODEL ALL. NO YEARS LISTED. *PE

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS

  • TSB #SB-07-59-07R

    NHTSA ID #10054221

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 21 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBARU: THE FORMATION OF MOISTURE AND/OR CONDENSATION, INSIDE OF REAR COMBINATION AND HEADLAMPS, IS TEMPORARY, AND WILL EVAPORATE WHEN TEMPERATURE RISES INSIDE LAMPS. MODEL ALL. NO YEARS LISTED. *PE

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SEAT BELTS

  • TSB #WQA-37

    NHTSA ID #10065061

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 10 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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SEAT BELTS:REAR

  • TSB #WQA-37

    NHTSA ID #10068657

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 29 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

  • TSB #15-131-08R

    NHTSA ID #10067853

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 22 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:SPRINGS

  • TSB #02-144-13R

    NHTSA ID #10067883

    • Date Announced: MARCH 27 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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EQUIPMENT

  • TSB #SB-02-155-14-R

    NHTSA ID #10056877

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 10 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #15-152-12R

    NHTSA ID #10067012

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 09 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #15-165-13

    NHTSA ID #10067011

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 08 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #11-116-12R

    NHTSA ID #10065791

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #15-152-12R

    NHTSA ID #10065781

    • Date Announced: JUNE 12 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #15-164-13

    NHTSA ID #10065780

    • Date Announced: JUNE 07 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #12-153-13

    NHTSA ID #10065147

    • Date Announced: MAY 07 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #Q32012

    NHTSA ID #10065141

    • Date Announced: MARCH 29 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #18-165-13

    NHTSA ID #10065104

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 10 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #WQE-41

    NHTSA ID #10065109

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #15-155-12R

    NHTSA ID #10067099

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 09 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

  • TSB #15-155-12R

    NHTSA ID #10065075

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 09 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #SDC-EST-CEN-WST

    NHTSA ID #10067103

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 23 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

  • TSB #18-164-12

    NHTSA ID #10065063

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 10 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

  • TSB #SB-141-13

    NHTSA ID #10052503

    • Date Announced: MAY 28 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBARU: THE RUBBER CAP, THAT COVERS ELECTRICAL CONNECTION AT OIL PRESSURE SWITCH, HAS A NEW DESIGN CHANGE AND IT PROVIDES BETTER SEALING AND RESISTANCE TO INTRUSION OF MOISTURE THAT CAN COMPROMISE ELECTRICAL CONNECTION, AND MAY BE IN SOME

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