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Subaru Recall WXQ-74: Subaru/Cold Weather/ABS Master Cylinder

1999 Subaru Forester

This condition causes the vehicle stopping distance to be increased, possibly resulting in a crash.

Service Brakes, Hydraulic — Foundation Components — Master Cylinder

Summary
Vehicle description: Passenger and sport utility vehicles equipped with anti-lock braking system (ABS). (the 1999 2.2 liter legacy vehicles are excluded). In extremely cold weather, the brake pedal goes to the floor and the vehicle stopping distance is increased.
Actions
Dealers will replace the brake master cylinder.
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Date Announced
MAR 03, 1999
Vehicles Affected
221,987
Subaru Recall #
WXQ-74
NHTSA Campaign #
99V040000
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