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hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
160,000 miles

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1998 Subaru Outback electrical problems

electrical problem

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1998 Subaru Outback Owner Comments

problem #1

Dec 202009

Outback

  • 160,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

The contact owns a 1998 Subaru Outback. The contact stated that when any type of GMC vehicle was parked next to his vehicle the automatic door locks and alarm system would engage when the other vehicles keyless entry system was activated. The vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic who recommended that the vehicle be taken to an authorized dealer to be repaired. The failure mileage was 160,000. The VIN was unavailable.

- Elmhurst, IL, USA

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