2016 Subaru BRZ TSBs

2016 Subaru BRZ

131 Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs)

TSB List for the 2016 Subaru BRZ

Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for the 2016 BRZ are official communications between Subaru & their dealerships that describe processes for troubleshooting or fixing certain common problems. All vehicle manufacturers are required by U.S. law to make their TSBs available to the public.

  • SUSPENSION
  • SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
  • SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES
  • SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:CALIPER
  • ENGINE (PWS)
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
  • FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
  • FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
  • FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM (PWS)
  • POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY
  • POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY:PEDAL/HAND LEVER(MOTORCYCLE)
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY:SOLENOID
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE
  • EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BACK UP LIGHTS
  • EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH
  • AIR BAGS
  • STRUCTURE
  • STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS
  • STRUCTURE:BODY
  • STRUCTURE:BODY:BUMPERS
  • STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
  • LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES
  • WHEELS
  • FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE
  • EQUIPMENT
  • EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL
  • EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.
  • EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)
  • EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL
  • EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY
  • EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER
  • SUSPENSION

    • TSB #05-65-18

      Date Announced:
      JUL 31, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143872

      This bulletin announces a change made to the front lower control arm ball joint boots. The boot material has been changed to provide increased resistance to damage from ozone. Read More »

    • TSB #05-61-16

      Date Announced:
      APR 12, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140502

      This bulletin announces a design change to the front strut mounts intended to address customer concerns of a popping-type sound which may be heard when making low speed turns. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

    • TSB #06-76-20

      Date Announced:
      MAY 26, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176028

      This service Information bulletin provides precautions to follow when servicing the Brembo brake calipers utilized on the models listed. Because of their aluminum construction, it is critcal to take extra care when servicing. Read More »

    • TSB #07-167-20

      Date Announced:
      JAN 31, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171101

      This bulletin announces availability of a new stop lamp switch for the models listed above equipped with LED - type rear combination lamps. Read More »

    • TSB #06-68-19R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 11, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163525

      This Service Information bulletin announces instruction for application of additional lubrication between the brake caliper support and pad clips. Read More »

    • TSB #06-68-19

      Date Announced:
      JAN 25, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154419

      This Service Information bulletin announces instruction for application of additional lubrication between the brake caliper support and pad clips. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES

    • TSB #07-128-18R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 24, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10130270

      This Service Information bulletin provides a measurement and adjustment procedure for the stop lamp switch. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:CALIPER

    • TSB #06-68-19

      Date Announced:
      JAN 25, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154419

      This Service Information bulletin announces instruction for application of additional lubrication between the brake caliper support and pad clips. Read More »

    ENGINE (PWS)

    • TSB #02-163-16R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 27, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163017

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #02-170-17R

      Date Announced:
      APR 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160214

      This bulletin announces part information for new Active Valve Control System (AVCS) oil control solenoid valves (OCV) which contain a redesigned internal oil seal. Read More »

    • TSB #02-133-12R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 31, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154424

      The purpose of this bulletin is to clarify the proper installation direction of the valve springs used on the FA engine. The springs have a light blue paint mark identifier as shown in the chart below. Read More »

    • TSB #09-54-12R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153614

      This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a high-pitched ?chirp?, ?squeak? or ?cricket? sound heard coming from the engine?s Direct Injection (DI) high-pressure fuel pump. Not all DI pumps may exhibit this sound. Read More »

    • TSB #09-54-12R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 16, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153209

      This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a high-pitched ?chirp?, ?squeak? or ?cricket? sound heard coming from the engine?s Direct Injection (DI) high-pressure fuel pump. Not all DI pumps may exhibit this sound. Read More »

    • TSB #07-133-18

      Date Announced:
      NOV 14, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153187

      This Service Information Bulletin announces design changes to the engine?s knock sensor which will help improve vehicle assembly line efficiency and increase durability. Read More »

    • TSB #216316

      Date Announced:
      AUG 12, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10182589

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #16-96-15

      Date Announced:
      SEP 14, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093111

      THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES AVAILABILITY OF REPROGRAMMING FILES FOR OPTIMIZING THE TRANSMISSION CONTROL MODULE (TCM) ON ALL 2015 AND SOME EARLY-PRODUCTION 2016MY VEHICLES TO CONTROL AN ENGINE IDLE SPEED FLUCTUATION CONDITION WHEN IN PARK OR ... Read More »

    • TSB #02-162-15

      Date Announced:
      SEP 10, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093067

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

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • TSB #02-136-12R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 22, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186346

      The purpose of this bulletin is to provide procedures for the diagnosis and repair of oil seepage which may be coming from the areas listed. Read More »

    • TSB #18-198-20

      Date Announced:
      MAR 03, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173027

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #02-163-12R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165509

      The purpose of this Bulletin is to provide procedures for the diagnosis and repair of oil seepage which may be coming from the areas listed below: There are six areas that should be closely inspected if an oil leak is reported by the ... Read More »

    • TSB #02-163-16R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160490

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #03-80-18

      Date Announced:
      MAY 30, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10141487

      This Service Information bulletin announces a change to the flywheel (pilot) bearing to a ?environmentally friendly? type which is compliant with the REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and restriction of CHemicals) ... Read More »

    • TSB #02-170-17

      Date Announced:
      SEP 11, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10131632

      This bulletin announces part information for new Active Valve Control System (AVCS) oil control solenoid valves (OCV) which contain a redesigned internal oil seal. Read More »

    • TSB #02-166-17R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 26, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117528

      This bulletin outlines design changes made to the upper oil pan assembly on FA and FB engines used on the models listed above. Read More »

    • TSB #02-166-17

      Date Announced:
      MAR 10, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111074

      This bulletin outlines design changes made to the upper oil pan assembly on FA and FB engines used on the models listed above. Read More »

    • TSB #02-164-16

      Date Announced:
      DEC 27, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111069

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

    • TSB #09-54-12R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 27, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10131643

      This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a high-pitched "chirp", "squeak" or "cricket" sound heard coming from the engine's Direct Injection (DI) high-pressure fuel pump. Not all DI pumps may exhibit this sound. Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

    • TSB #09-54-12R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153614

      This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a high-pitched ?chirp?, ?squeak? or ?cricket? sound heard coming from the engine?s Direct Injection (DI) high-pressure fuel pump. Not all DI pumps may exhibit this sound. Read More »

    • TSB #09-54-12R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 16, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153209

      This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a high-pitched ?chirp?, ?squeak? or ?cricket? sound heard coming from the engine?s Direct Injection (DI) high-pressure fuel pump. Not all DI pumps may exhibit this sound. Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

    • TSB #09-54-12R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 16, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153209

      This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a high-pitched ?chirp?, ?squeak? or ?cricket? sound heard coming from the engine?s Direct Injection (DI) high-pressure fuel pump. Not all DI pumps may exhibit this sound. Read More »

    FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM (PWS)

    • TSB #09-69-19

      Date Announced:
      MAY 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161823

      This bulletin provides an additional service procedure for replacing the pulsation dampers located on both low-pressure fuel delivery pipes as shown in the illustration below. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #12-190-15R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 30, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093662

      THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES A PROCEDURE TO ADDRESS CUSTOMER CONCERNS OF A CREAKING SOUND HEARD WHEN OPERATING THE CLUTCH PEDAL. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY:PEDAL/HAND LEVER(MOTORCYCLE)

    • TSB #12-190-15R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 30, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093662

      THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES A PROCEDURE TO ADDRESS CUSTOMER CONCERNS OF A CREAKING SOUND HEARD WHEN OPERATING THE CLUTCH PEDAL. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • TSB #15-267-20

      Date Announced:
      JUL 16, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10177825

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #15-266-20

      Date Announced:
      JUL 16, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10177826

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #17-17-13R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 19, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173127

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

    • TSB #18-198-20

      Date Announced:
      MAR 03, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173027

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #07-169-20

      Date Announced:
      FEB 21, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171950

      This Service Information bulletin describes a change made to the labels applied to the push to start switches used on the models listed. Read More »

    • TSB #15-199-16R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 19, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171930

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

    • TSB #07-167-20

      Date Announced:
      JAN 31, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171101

      This bulletin announces availability of a new stop lamp switch for the models listed above equipped with LED - type rear combination lamps. Read More »

    • TSB #17-17-13R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 17, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171089

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

    • TSB #15-190-15R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164393

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #15-177-14R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 26, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163558

      All 2015-2017 MY vehicles with Fujitsu TEN (F10) 7in. Multimedia Navigation (AVN) & Display Audio Units. Read More »

    • TSB #15-244-19

      Date Announced:
      JUL 22, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163533

      This bulletin announces availability of individual service parts and provides an installation procedure for the A/C compressor clutch assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #17-17-13R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 15, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138778

      NOTE: The Airbag systems used on previous and current WRX, STI and Tribeca models are NOT equipped with EDR functionality. Read More »

    • TSB #07-109-16

      Date Announced:
      MAY 24, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139526

      This bulletin provides a procedure to address a hard starting condition which may occur on vehicles repeatedly driven for short distances. Read More »

    • TSB #18-182-15

      Date Announced:
      AUG 21, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092526

      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. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY:SOLENOID

    • TSB #02-170-17R

      Date Announced:
      APR 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160214

      This bulletin announces part information for new Active Valve Control System (AVCS) oil control solenoid valves (OCV) which contain a redesigned internal oil seal. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

    • TSB #12-251-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 09, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150887

      This bulletin provides a service procedure to address a gap between the top edge of the door and the instrument panel on the models listed as shown in the photo below. The gap may also make the glove box door difficult to close fully. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

    • TSB #15-199-16R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 12, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150937

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

    • TSB #15-199-16R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 12, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150912

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

    • TSB #15-199-16R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 11, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142835

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

    • TSB #15-199-16R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 20, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138774

      This bulletin announces reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address a group of operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving the Clarion Display Audio unit with 6. Read More »

    • TSB #15-197-16

      Date Announced:
      APR 25, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140510

      Although Fujitsu TEN (F10) Navigation units utilize an externally (faceplate) accessible MicroSD memory card, the MicroSD card used in Clarion display audio units is internal and not accessible. Read More »

    • TSB #16-96-15

      Date Announced:
      SEP 14, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093111

      THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES AVAILABILITY OF REPROGRAMMING FILES FOR OPTIMIZING THE TRANSMISSION CONTROL MODULE (TCM) ON ALL 2015 AND SOME EARLY-PRODUCTION 2016MY VEHICLES TO CONTROL AN ENGINE IDLE SPEED FLUCTUATION CONDITION WHEN IN PARK OR ... Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BACK UP LIGHTS

    • TSB #07-128-18R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 24, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10130270

      This Service Information bulletin provides a measurement and adjustment procedure for the stop lamp switch. Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH

    • TSB #07-128-18R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 18, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146480

      This Service Information bulletin provides a measurement and adjustment procedure for the stop lamp switch. Read More »

    AIR BAGS

    • TSB #17-17-13R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 19, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173127

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

    • TSB #17-17-13R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 17, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171089

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

    • TSB #17-17-13R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154207

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

    • TSB #17-17-13R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 15, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138778

      NOTE: The Airbag systems used on previous and current WRX, STI and Tribeca models are NOT equipped with EDR functionality. Read More »

    STRUCTURE

    • TSB #12-309-21

      Date Announced:
      FEB 25, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10188198

      This bulletin announces a design change made to the replacement front console box cover. Read More »

    • TSB #12-271-19

      Date Announced:
      AUG 29, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164447

      This Service Information Bulletin announces a design change made to the rear bumper cover side mounting brackets. These new brackets provide increased clearance between the edges of the bumper cover and the corresponding quarter panels. Read More »

    • TSB #12-267-19

      Date Announced:
      JUN 13, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163006

      This bulletin announces availability of a new retaining plate and installation method to address gapping conditions which may develop between the front bumper cover and fender. Read More »

    • TSB #12-231-18R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 13, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140470

      This bulletin announces a design change to the air vent grille located in the lower portion of the trunk (or cargo) area. Read More »

    • TSB #12-231-18R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 13, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140485

      This bulletin announces a design change to the air vent grille located in the lower portion of the trunk (or cargo) area. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

    • TSB #12-251-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 09, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150887

      This bulletin provides a service procedure to address a gap between the top edge of the door and the instrument panel on the models listed as shown in the photo below. The gap may also make the glove box door difficult to close fully. Read More »

    • TSB #12-231-18R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 13, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140470

      This bulletin announces a design change to the air vent grille located in the lower portion of the trunk (or cargo) area. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY

    • TSB #12-251-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 09, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150887

      This bulletin provides a service procedure to address a gap between the top edge of the door and the instrument panel on the models listed as shown in the photo below. The gap may also make the glove box door difficult to close fully. Read More »

    • TSB #12-251-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 09, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150932

      This bulletin provides a service procedure to address a gap between the top edge of the door and the instrument panel on the models listed as shown in the photo below. The gap may also make the glove box door difficult to close fully. Read More »

    • TSB #12-231-18

      Date Announced:
      JAN 11, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10130277

      ( 2017-2018MY Impreza - 5 Dr Only) Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:BUMPERS

    • TSB #12-250-18

      Date Announced:
      AUG 24, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145074

      This bulletin announces a design change made to the rear bumper cover (face). To insure a proper fit of the new cover, the rear edge portion of the existing inner mud guards (splash shields) will need to be modified slightly in specific ... Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

    • TSB #12-284-20

      Date Announced:
      MAR 24, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173180

      This bulletin announces availability of new interior door handles which will address isolated concerns of the chrome finish peeling. Read More »

    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

    • TSB #12-284-20

      Date Announced:
      MAR 24, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173180

      This bulletin announces availability of new interior door handles which will address isolated concerns of the chrome finish peeling. Read More »

    • TSB #12-251-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 09, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150932

      This bulletin provides a service procedure to address a gap between the top edge of the door and the instrument panel on the models listed as shown in the photo below. The gap may also make the glove box door difficult to close fully. Read More »

    WHEELS

    • TSB #05-79-20

      Date Announced:
      DEC 15, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185090

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

    FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE

    • TSB #15-267-20

      Date Announced:
      JUL 16, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10177825

      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. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #12-309-21

      Date Announced:
      FEB 25, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10188198

      This bulletin announces a design change made to the replacement front console box cover. Read More »

    • TSB #14-22-16R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10187315

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #10-19-20

      Date Announced:
      OCT 29, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10182247

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #18-201-20

      Date Announced:
      OCT 02, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10182187

      The purpose of this bulletin is to provide a desription of current changes to service manuals available via the Subaru Technical Information System (STIS) web site. Read More »

    • TSB #18-200-20

      Date Announced:
      SEP 18, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10180733

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

    • TSB #14-22-16R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 04, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179378

      Special Service Tools Cross Reference List. Read More »

    • TSB #15-266-20

      Date Announced:
      JUL 16, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10177826

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #01-181-20

      Date Announced:
      APR 30, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174543

      All Models (Vehicle Cleaning- COVID-19Best Practices) Read More »

    • TSB #12-284-20

      Date Announced:
      MAR 24, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173180

      This bulletin announces availability of new interior door handles which will address isolated concerns of the chrome finish peeling. Read More »

    • TSB #17-17-13R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 19, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173127

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

    • TSB #18-198-20

      Date Announced:
      MAR 03, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173027

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #17-17-13R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 17, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171089

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

    • TSB #15-190-15R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169893

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #15-190-15R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164393

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #Subaru Tech Tips

      Date Announced:
      MAY 21, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161824

      Subaru Service and Technical Support Line Newletter. Read More »

    • TSB #09-69-19

      Date Announced:
      MAY 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161823

      This bulletin provides an additional service procedure for replacing the pulsation dampers located on both low-pressure fuel delivery pipes as shown in the illustration below. Read More »

    • TSB #14-22-16R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 06, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161813

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #02-178-18R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 22, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10155225

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #02-133-12R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 31, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154424

      The purpose of this bulletin is to clarify the proper installation direction of the valve springs used on the FA engine. The springs have a light blue paint mark identifier as shown in the chart below. Read More »

    • TSB #15-190-15R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 21, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145070

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

    • TSB #03-80-18

      Date Announced:
      MAY 30, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10141487

      This Service Information bulletin announces a change to the flywheel (pilot) bearing to a ?environmentally friendly? type which is compliant with the REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and restriction of CHemicals) ... Read More »

    • TSB #01-168-09R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 16, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120997

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

    • TSB #01-177-16

      Date Announced:
      OCT 26, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120984

      This Service Information bulletin provides notice of an additional step to follow when diagnosing DTC P219A- ?Air-Fuel Ratio Imbalance (Bank 1)?. Read More »

    • TSB #216316

      Date Announced:
      AUG 12, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10182589

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #07-109-16

      Date Announced:
      MAY 24, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139526

      This bulletin provides a procedure to address a hard starting condition which may occur on vehicles repeatedly driven for short distances. Read More »

    • TSB #15-177-14M2

      Date Announced:
      APR 26, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140532

      When ordering exchange units from Fujitsu Ten through their online web site, some new information will soon be requested and in some cases required. Read More »

    • TSB #01-168-09R

      Date Announced:
      APR 12, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140499

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

    • TSB #02-162-15R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 11, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093105

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

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

    • TSB #15-190-15R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164393

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #15-177-14R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 26, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163558

      All 2015-2017 MY vehicles with Fujitsu TEN (F10) 7in. Multimedia Navigation (AVN) & Display Audio Units. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

    • TSB #15-177-14R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 18, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139508

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

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

    • TSB #15-177-14R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 18, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139508

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

    • TSB #15-197-16

      Date Announced:
      APR 25, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140510

      Although Fujitsu TEN (F10) Navigation units utilize an externally (faceplate) accessible MicroSD memory card, the MicroSD card used in Clarion display audio units is internal and not accessible. Read More »

    • TSB #15-177-14R

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140495

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

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

    • TSB #02-163-16R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160490

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #17-17-13R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154207

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

    • TSB #15-199-16R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 20, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138774

      This bulletin announces reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address a group of operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving the Clarion Display Audio unit with 6. Read More »

    • TSB #17-17-13R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 15, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138778

      NOTE: The Airbag systems used on previous and current WRX, STI and Tribeca models are NOT equipped with EDR functionality. Read More »

    • TSB #01-177-16

      Date Announced:
      OCT 26, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120984

      This Service Information bulletin provides notice of an additional step to follow when diagnosing DTC P219A- ?Air-Fuel Ratio Imbalance (Bank 1)?. Read More »

    • TSB #01-168-09R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 30, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10131647

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

    • TSB #15-177-14M2

      Date Announced:
      APR 26, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140532

      When ordering exchange units from Fujitsu Ten through their online web site, some new information will soon be requested and in some cases required. Read More »

    • TSB #01-168-09R

      Date Announced:
      APR 12, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140499

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

    • TSB #15-177-14M

      Date Announced:
      APR 11, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140524

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

    • TSB #18-182-15

      Date Announced:
      AUG 21, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092526

      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. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

    • TSB #17-17-13R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 17, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171089

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

    • TSB #15-199-16R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 12, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150937

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

    • TSB #12-231-18R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 13, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140470

      This bulletin announces a design change to the air vent grille located in the lower portion of the trunk (or cargo) area. Read More »

    • TSB #12-231-18R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 13, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140485

      This bulletin announces a design change to the air vent grille located in the lower portion of the trunk (or cargo) area. Read More »

    • TSB #15-190-15R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 16, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117555

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #216316

      Date Announced:
      AUG 12, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10182589

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #15-177-14M2

      Date Announced:
      APR 26, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140532

      When ordering exchange units from Fujitsu Ten through their online web site, some new information will soon be requested and in some cases required. Read More »

    • TSB #01-168-09R

      Date Announced:
      APR 12, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140499

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

    • TSB #SST

      Date Announced:
      AUG 21, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092527

      "SPECIAL SERVICE TOOL SHIPMENT: BRZ WINDOW GLASS WRENCH STARTING THE WEEK OF AUGUST 24, 2015, SUBARU RETAILERS WILL RECEIVE A SPECIAL SERVICE TOOL FOR THE BRZ. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

    • TSB #15-244-19

      Date Announced:
      JUL 22, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163533

      This bulletin announces availability of individual service parts and provides an installation procedure for the A/C compressor clutch assembly. Read More »

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