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TSB List for the 2015 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

  • TSB #04-21-18

    NHTSA ID #10143869

    • Date Announced: JULY 24 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces availability of a new Electronic Power Steering (EPS) gear box assembly designed to address a VERY limited number of customer concerns regarding uneven steering effort felt when turning left or right. In areas where

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  • TSB #05-63-18

    NHTSA ID #10142825

    • Date Announced: JUNE 20 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces a design change made to the forward bushing used in the front lower control arm to address customer concerns of a rattle-type sound and / or a possible vibration felt in the steering wheel. The material for the cushi

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SUSPENSION

  • TSB #12-204-16R

    NHTSA ID #10145073

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 24 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin provides potential source locations and procedures to help isolate areas of the vehicle which may be generating popping, clicking or creaking sounds when the body is in a ?twisting? condition. This can occur while driving on r

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  • TSB #05-61-16

    NHTSA ID #10140502

    • Date Announced: APRIL 12 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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.

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SUSPENSION:FRONT:MACPHERSON STRUT

  • TSB #05-59-15

    NHTSA ID #10080723

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 22 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS SERVICE INFORMATION BULLETIN ANNOUNCES A CHANGE TO THE FLANGED MOUNTING NUTS SECURING THE FRONT STRUT ASSEMBLIES TO THE VEHICLE BODY. THE CHANGE WAS MADE TO ENHANCE ASSEMBLY LINE EFFICIENCY.

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BRAKES (PWS)

  • TSB #06-55-16R

    NHTSA ID #10120977

    • Date Announced: JUNE 24 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: (ALL EXCEPT Hybrid Models) REVISED This bulletin announces a design change to the brake light switch (BLS) to reduce the possibility of improper illumination of the ABS and/or VDC warning lamp. In the event a product containing silicone is

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  • TSB #06-51-15R

    NHTSA ID #10093869

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 11 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES AVAILABILITY OF A NEW FRONT DISC BRAKE PAD, SHIM, GREASE AND CLIP KIT DESIGNED TO REDUCE CUSTOMER CONCERNS OF EXCESSIVE BRAKE SQUEAL. THIS NEW KIT ELIMINATES THE ┐SLOTTED┐ SHIM WHICH PREVIOUSLY WAS INSTALLED BETWEEN

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  • TSB #06-51-15

    NHTSA ID #10093651

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 27 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES AVAILABILITY OF A NEW FRONT DISC BRAKE PAD, SHIM, GREASE AND CLIP KIT DESIGNED TO REDUCE CUSTOMER CONCERNS OF EXCESSIVE BRAKE SQUEAL. THIS NEW KIT ELIMINATES THE ┐SLOTTED┐ SHIM WHICH PREVIOUSLY WAS INSTALLED BETWEEN

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  • TSB #06-50-15

    NHTSA ID #10092492

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

    Summary: THIS BULLETIN INFORMS OF A PARTS CHANGE TO THE BRAKE SYSTEM MASTER CYLINDER AND VACUUM BOOSTER. WHENEVER REPLACEMENT OF EITHER OF THESE COMPONENTS IS REQUIRED, THE IDENTIFICATION PROCEDURE PROVIDED BELOW MUST BE FOLLOWED TO INSURE THE PROPE

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SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES

  • TSB #07-128-18R

    NHTSA ID #10130270

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 24 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin provides a measurement and adjustment procedure for the stop lamp switch. An improperly adjusted (or faulty) stop lamp switch can cause any of the DTCs listed above to set and result in the related system

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SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:SWITCHES:BRAKE LIGHT

  • TSB #06-46-14

    NHTSA ID #10084463

    • Date Announced: APRIL 22 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: REVISED BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH ADJUSTMENT PROCEDURE FOR DTCS C1531 AND C0054

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SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:MASTER CYLINDER

  • TSB #SB-06-50-15

    NHTSA ID #10072044

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

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #06-50-15

    NHTSA ID #10092492

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

    Summary: THIS BULLETIN INFORMS OF A PARTS CHANGE TO THE BRAKE SYSTEM MASTER CYLINDER AND VACUUM BOOSTER. WHENEVER REPLACEMENT OF EITHER OF THESE COMPONENTS IS REQUIRED, THE IDENTIFICATION PROCEDURE PROVIDED BELOW MUST BE FOLLOWED TO INSURE THE PROPE

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SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:PADS

  • TSB #06-59-17R

    NHTSA ID #10141490

    • Date Announced: MAY 31 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin announces availability of a new front brake pad shim kit to specifically address customer concerns of a squeaking or squealing sound on the models listed. The new shims incorporate a new laminated design

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ENGINE (PWS)

  • TSB #02-157-14R

    NHTSA ID #10133516

    • Date Announced: MARCH 06 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2013-14MY Legacy and Outback Models with 2.5L FB Engines, 2011-14MY Forester Models with 2.5L FB Engines, 2015 MY Forester (Manual Transmissions Only), with 2.5L FB Engines, 2012-13 MY Impreza and XV Crosstrek Models with 2.0 FB Engines, 20

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  • TSB #07-133-18

    NHTSA ID #10140468

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 09 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2.0L Turbor Models only. This Service Information Bulletin announces design changes to the engine?s knock sensor which will help improve vehicle assembly line efficiency and increase durability. In some cases, the Check Engine light may

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  • TSB #07-133-18

    NHTSA ID #10140483

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 09 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2.0L Turbor Models only. This Service Information Bulletin announces design changes to the engine?s knock sensor which will help improve vehicle assembly line efficiency and increase durability. In some cases, the Check Engine light may

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  • TSB #02-168-17

    NHTSA ID #10117529

    • Date Announced: JUNE 15 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin announces a material change to the engine accessory drive / v-belt made to address customer concerns of a slipping belt (squeal or chirping) sound.

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  • TSB #02-157-14R

    NHTSA ID #10120998

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 21 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Refer to bulletin for engine/transmission type. As part of our dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. is initiating a program to extend the original New Car Powertrain Limited Warranty coverage for exce

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  • TSB #02-157-14R

    NHTSA ID #10120985

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 19 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2013-14MY Legacy and Outback Models with 2.5L FB Engines - 2011-14MY Forester Models with 2.5L FB Engines - 2015 MY Forester (Manual Transmissions Only) with 2.5L FB Engines - 2012-13 MY Impreza and XV Crosstrek Models with 2.0 FB Engines -

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  • TSB #11-164-16R

    NHTSA ID #10111097

    • Date Announced: JULY 22 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM. These files will address customer concerns of a slight surging / decrease in engine power condition between approx. 2000-2500 RPM on light acceleration du

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  • TSB #02-157-14R-4-28-

    NHTSA ID #10140501

    • Date Announced: APRIL 28 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Revised TSB. As part of our dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. is initiating a program to extend the original New Car Powertrain Limited Warranty coverage for excessive engine oil consumption on applicable vehicle

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  • TSB #WQW-58R

    NHTSA ID #10140517

    • Date Announced: APRIL 15 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2.0L DIT Models. Revised Recall Bulletin. Subaru of America, Inc. has determined that vehicles affected by this Service Program require ECM reprogramming. This bulletin includes the service procedure for diagnosis and repair of customer

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  • TSB #02-157-14R-4-13-

    NHTSA ID #10140500

    • Date Announced: APRIL 13 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Revised TSB. As part of our dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. is initiating a program to extend the original New Car Powertrain Limited Warranty coverage for excessive engine oil consumption on applicable vehicle

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  • TSB #11-161-16

    NHTSA ID #10087222

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 29 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES THE AVAILABILITY OF NEW REPROGRAMMING FILES FOR OPTIMIZING THE ECM TO ADDRESS THE FOLLOWING CUSTOMER CONCERN: ┐ ROUGH IDLE AFTER A WARM ENGINE RESTART. IN RARE CASES, DTC P0300 MAY ALSO BE STORED."

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  • TSB #WQW-58R

    NHTSA ID #10084143

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 24 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. HAS INITIATED A SERVICE PROGRAM TO REPROGRAM THE ENGINE CONTROL MODULE (ECM) ON CERTAIN 2015 MODEL YEAR WRX VEHICLES AND CERTAIN 2014 AND 2015 MODEL YEAR 2.0XT FORESTER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 2.0 LITER TURBOCHARGED

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  • TSB #WQW58

    NHTSA ID #10120961

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 10 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Subaru of America, Inc. has initiated a Service Program to reprogram the Engine Control Module (ECM) on certain 2015 model year WRX vehicles and certain 2014 and 2015 model year 2.0XT Forester vehicles equipped with a 2.0 liter turbocharged

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  • TSB #PEOCCAS

    NHTSA ID #10083905

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "PROPOSED ENGINE OIL CONSUMPTION CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT RECENTLY YOU MAY HAVE SEEN VARIOUS ONLINE AND OTHER MEDIA ARTICLES REGARDING SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. REACHING A PROPOSED SETTLEMENT IN A CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT FOR ALLEGED OIL CONSUMPT

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  • TSB #02-157-14R

    NHTSA ID #10081070

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 15 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: REVISED SERVICE BULLETIN: SURFACE TREATMENT CHANGE TO OIL CONTROL PISTON RINGS THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES INFORMATION REGARDING A MAJOR CHANGE TO THE REPAIR PROCEDURES PREVIOUSLY OUTLINED IN SERVICE BULLETINS 02-143-13R, 02-144-13R AND 02-145-

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  • TSB #02-157-14R

    NHTSA ID #10094229

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 07 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES INFORMATION REGARDING A MAJOR CHANGE TO THE REPAIR PROCEDURES PREVIOUSLY OUTLINED IN SERVICE BULLETINS 02-143-13R, 02-144-13R AND 02-145-13R. THESE BULLETINS PROVIDED A REPAIR PROCEDURE FOR THE REPLACEMENT OF THE PIS

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  • TSB #02-157-14R

    NHTSA ID #10093904

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 19 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES INFORMATION REGARDING A MAJOR CHANGE TO THE REPAIR PROCEDURES PREVIOUSLY OUTLINED IN SERVICE BULLETINS 02-143-13R, 02-144-13R AND 02-145-13R. THESE BULLETINS PROVIDED A REPAIR PROCEDURE FOR THE REPLACEMENT OF THE PIS

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  • TSB #02-157-14R

    NHTSA ID #10093875

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 12 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES INFORMATION REGARDING A MAJOR CHANGE TO THE REPAIR PROCEDURES PREVIOUSLY OUTLINED IN SERVICE BULLETINS 02-143-13R, 02-144-13R AND 02-145-13R. THESE BULLETINS PROVIDED A REPAIR PROCEDURE FOR THE REPLACEMENT OF THE PIS

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  • TSB #02-162-15

    NHTSA ID #10093067

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

    Summary: "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 C

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  • TSB #11-153-15R

    NHTSA ID #10090405

    • Date Announced: MAY 27 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES AVAILABILITY OF REPROGRAMMING FILES TO ADDRESS CUSTOMER CONCERNS OF EXTENDED CRANKING TIME BEFORE THE ENGINE STARTS.

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  • TSB #11-148-14R

    NHTSA ID #10090802

    • Date Announced: MARCH 25 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES THE AVAILABILITY OF REPROGRAMMING FILES AND A REVISED OIL LEVEL SWITCH TO OPTIMIZE THE ECM LOGIC FOR ENGINE OIL LEVEL DETECTION IN THE EVENT OF FALSE OR PREMATURE LOW ENGINE OIL LEVEL WARNING LAMP ILLUMINATION. REVIS

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  • TSB #11-148-14R

    NHTSA ID #10068697

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

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #11-148-14R

    NHTSA ID #10094111

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

    Summary: REPROGRAMMING FILE AVAILABILITY FOR OIL LEVEL DETECTION

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  • TSB #11-148-14

    NHTSA ID #10069709

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

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #02-132-12R

    NHTSA ID #10084253

    • Date Announced: JUNE 16 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR FOR AVCS-RELATED DTCS P000A, P000B, P000C, P000D, P0011, P0014, P0021 AND P0024

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  • TSB #11-139-14

    NHTSA ID #10067898

    • Date Announced: MAY 16 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

  • TSB #07-136-18

    NHTSA ID #10143875

    • Date Announced: JULY 18 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TURBO MODELS ONLY. This bulletin announces availability of new parts to address a limited number of reports involving an engine vibration felt when at idle after the engine is up to operating temperature. In some cases, the above engine m

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  • TSB #02-170-17

    NHTSA ID #10131632

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 11 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 co

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  • TSB #02-166-17R

    NHTSA ID #10117528

    • Date Announced: JUNE 26 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin outlines design changes made to the upper oil pan assembly on FA and FB engines used on the models listed above. There have been isolated cases where the sealer used between the upper oil pan and the crankcase has become dis

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  • TSB #02-166-17

    NHTSA ID #10111074

    • Date Announced: MARCH 10 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin outlines design changes made to the upper oil pan assembly on FA and FB engines used on the models listed above. There have been isolated cases where the sealer used between the upper oil pan and the crankcase has become dis

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  • TSB #02-164-16

    NHTSA ID #10111069

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 27 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin announces a design change to the internal contact portion of the oil pressure switch to increase durability

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  • TSB #WQW-58R

    NHTSA ID #10131644

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 27 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Subaru of America, Inc. has determined that vehicles affected by this Service Program require ECM reprogramming. This bulletin includes the service procedure for diagnosis and repair of customer concerns involving engine idle roughness or,

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  • TSB #10-84-16R

    NHTSA ID #10120975

    • Date Announced: JUNE 14 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces the availability of a new Air Conditioning compressor / clutch assembly to address customer concerns of the system not operating. Electrical windings located inside the clutch assembly have been changed to eliminate

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  • TSB #11-164-16

    NHTSA ID #10139470

    • Date Announced: APRIL 29 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Dated 4/29/2016 although posted on 5/2/2016. 2.0L DI Turbo models only. This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM. These files will address customer concerns of a slight surging / decrease in engi

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  • TSB #11-161-16

    NHTSA ID #10120966

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 29 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces the availability of new reprogramming files for optimizing the ECM to address the following customer concern: ? Rough idle after a warm engine restart. In rare cases, DTC P0300 may also be stored.

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  • TSB #02-157-14R

    NHTSA ID #10120964

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 24 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Revised Service Bulletin: Surface Treatment Change To Oil Control Piston Rings This bulletin announces information regarding a major change to the repair procedures previously outlined in Service Bulletins 02-143-13R, 02-144-13R and 02-145-

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  • TSB #02-160-15

    NHTSA ID #10141513

    • Date Announced: APRIL 23 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin provides revised procedures for inspection and measurement of the cylinder block assembly to determine whether or not replacement is necessary. Read through and understand this information completely before

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS

  • TSB #02-168-17

    NHTSA ID #10117529

    • Date Announced: JUNE 15 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin announces a material change to the engine accessory drive / v-belt made to address customer concerns of a slipping belt (squeal or chirping) sound.

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO-CHARGER

  • TSB #02-173-18

    NHTSA ID #10140425

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 06 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2.0L Turbo Models only. This bulletin announces availability of a special turbocharger air intake duct designed to prevent EXTREMELY RARE occurrences of ice formation from condensation in the duct?s PCV system passages.

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  • TSB #02-173-18

    NHTSA ID #10140480

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 06 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2.0L Turbo Models only. This bulletin announces availability of a special turbocharger air intake duct designed to prevent EXTREMELY RARE occurrence of ice formation from condensation in the duct?s PCV system passages.

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  • TSB #11-169-16

    NHTSA ID #10120995

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 10 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Turbo models only. This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM. These new files will address customer concerns of: ? Spark knock (ping) during high intake air temperature operation ? Surge on accel

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  • TSB #WTA-62A

    NHTSA ID #10140498

    • Date Announced: APRIL 04 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Turbo models only. Service Procedure Bulletin. The repair procedure will involve inspecting and possibly replacing the turbocharger air intake duct. Inspection of the turbocharger air intake duct lot number (date) molded on the duct will be

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  • TSB #WTA-62

    NHTSA ID #10140497

    • Date Announced: APRIL 04 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Turbo models only. Subject: Update ? Subaru Safety Recall Campaign/ STOP SALE: WTA?62 Turbo Engine Air Intake Duct. Owner Notification: All potentially affected vehicle owners will be notified by first class mail on or around April 15, 2

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  • TSB #WTA-62SS

    NHTSA ID #10140525

    • Date Announced: APRIL 04 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Subaru Safety Recall Campaign/ STOP SALE: WTA?62 Turbo Engine Air Intake Duct. The turbocharger air intake duct on affected vehicles may have been produced with incorrect material that is susceptible to cracking.

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OTHER FUEL TYPES:TURBO-CHARGER

  • TSB #02-173-18

    NHTSA ID #10140480

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 06 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2.0L Turbo Models only. This bulletin announces availability of a special turbocharger air intake duct designed to prevent EXTREMELY RARE occurrence of ice formation from condensation in the duct?s PCV system passages.

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  • TSB #WTA-62SS

    NHTSA ID #10140525

    • Date Announced: APRIL 04 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Subaru Safety Recall Campaign/ STOP SALE: WTA?62 Turbo Engine Air Intake Duct. The turbocharger air intake duct on affected vehicles may have been produced with incorrect material that is susceptible to cracking.

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  • TSB #WTA-62A

    NHTSA ID #10140498

    • Date Announced: APRIL 04 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Turbo models only. Service Procedure Bulletin. The repair procedure will involve inspecting and possibly replacing the turbocharger air intake duct. Inspection of the turbocharger air intake duct lot number (date) molded on the duct will be

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  • TSB #WTA-62

    NHTSA ID #10140497

    • Date Announced: APRIL 04 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Turbo models only. Subject: Update ? Subaru Safety Recall Campaign/ STOP SALE: WTA?62 Turbo Engine Air Intake Duct. Owner Notification: All potentially affected vehicle owners will be notified by first class mail on or around April 15, 2

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

  • TSB #ERSV

    NHTSA ID #10120963

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 19 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This is to advise that the Subaru Claim System has been updated to accept claims for Emission repairs on vehicles with a salvage title. This coverage applies to all emission repairs within the warranty coverage period. Valid claims for salv

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

  • TSB #096516R

    NHTSA ID #10131699

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 15 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: REVISED. This bulletin announces a design change of the fuel injector used on 2.0L DIT models to prevent water intrusion. A new silicone rubber cover has been developed and incorporated into production for this purpose.

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  • TSB #09-65-16

    NHTSA ID #10111071

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 30 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces a design change of the fuel injector used on 2.0L DIT models to prevent water intrusion. A new silicone rubber cover has been developed and incorporated into production for this purpose.

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #09-64-16

    NHTSA ID #10111067

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 16 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin announces a change to the shape of the rubber cap used on the flange nuts securing the sub-level sending unit to the fuel tank. In addition, two of the caps are now used in production instead of only one. T

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

  • TSB #11-140-14

    NHTSA ID #10068312

    • Date Announced: MAY 23 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM

  • TSB #09-65-16

    NHTSA ID #10111071

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 30 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces a design change of the fuel injector used on 2.0L DIT models to prevent water intrusion. A new silicone rubber cover has been developed and incorporated into production for this purpose.

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FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY

  • TSB #09-63-16

    NHTSA ID #10084125

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 05 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS SERVICE INFORMATION BULLETIN SERVES AS A REMINDER TO ALWAYS FOLLOW THE PROPER PROCEDURES WHEN DIAGNOSIS OF A DTC B1500 LEADS TO REPLACEMENT OF A FAULTY MAIN AND / OR SUB FUEL LEVEL SENSOR.

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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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POWER TRAIN

  • TSB #16-107-17R

    NHTSA ID #10133527

    • Date Announced: MARCH 13 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2010-15 Legacy/ Outback 2.5L NA CVT, 2015 Legacy/ Outback 3.6L NA CVT, 2012-15 Impreza 2.0L NA CVT, 2013-15 Crosstrek 2.0L NA CVT, 2014-15 Crosstrek Hybrid CVT 2014-15 Forester 2.5L NA CVT 2014-15 Forester 2.0L Turbo CVT 2015 WRX 2.0L Turbo

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  • TSB #16-107-17R

    NHTSA ID #10125885

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 09 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CVT MODELS ONLY. In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is extending the New Car Limited Powertrain Warranty coverage for the Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) on the above listed models and model

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  • TSB #16-107-17

    NHTSA ID #10117538

    • Date Announced: JUNE 21 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CVT MODELS ONLY. In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is extending the New Car Limited Powertrain Warranty coverage for the Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) on the above listed models and model

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  • TSB #16-103-16R

    NHTSA ID #10111086

    • Date Announced: APRIL 20 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 a likely source of the seepage to be the sealant used on the CVT'

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  • TSB #16-103-16

    NHTSA ID #10111066

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 14 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Only Models Equipped with TR690 CVT only. 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 a likely source o

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  • TSB #02-157-14R-4-28-

    NHTSA ID #10140501

    • Date Announced: APRIL 28 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Revised TSB. As part of our dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. is initiating a program to extend the original New Car Powertrain Limited Warranty coverage for excessive engine oil consumption on applicable vehicle

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  • TSB #02-157-14R-4-13-

    NHTSA ID #10140500

    • Date Announced: APRIL 13 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Revised TSB. As part of our dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. is initiating a program to extend the original New Car Powertrain Limited Warranty coverage for excessive engine oil consumption on applicable vehicle

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POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #10-84-16R

    NHTSA ID #10120975

    • Date Announced: JUNE 14 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces the availability of a new Air Conditioning compressor / clutch assembly to address customer concerns of the system not operating. Electrical windings located inside the clutch assembly have been changed to eliminate

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  • TSB #16-97-15

    NHTSA ID #10093861

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 04 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES A PROCEDURE FOR DIAGNOSING A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF A DELAYED AND / OR HARSH ENGAGEMENT OF THE CVT (MODEL TR580) WHEN SHIFTING INTO REVERSE OR DRIVE FROM NEUTRAL. ALL 2013-16MY, 4-CYLINDER, N/A MODELS WITH CVT

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POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION

  • TSB #02-157-14R

    NHTSA ID #10133516

    • Date Announced: MARCH 06 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2013-14MY Legacy and Outback Models with 2.5L FB Engines, 2011-14MY Forester Models with 2.5L FB Engines, 2015 MY Forester (Manual Transmissions Only), with 2.5L FB Engines, 2012-13 MY Impreza and XV Crosstrek Models with 2.0 FB Engines, 20

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POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

  • TSB #16-103-16R

    NHTSA ID #10111086

    • Date Announced: APRIL 20 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 a likely source of the seepage to be the sealant used on the CVT'

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  • TSB #16-103-16

    NHTSA ID #10111066

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 14 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Only Models Equipped with TR690 CVT only. 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 a likely source o

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  • TSB #16-102-16

    NHTSA ID #10111091

    • Date Announced: JULY 11 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TSB: All Models Equipped with CVT Transmissions. This Service Information bulletin provides a new flow chart and additional diagnostic tools to assist Technicians with troubleshooting DTC P0841- SECONDARY OIL PRESSURE SENSOR PERFORMANCE.

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  • TSB #03-67-12R

    NHTSA ID #10093129

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 28 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. HAS EXTENDED THE AVAILABILITY OF REMANUFACTURED CVT TRANSMISSIONS TO INCLUDE CROSSTREK, FORESTER AND IMPREZA APPLICATIONS. PLEASE CHECK APPLICATIONS AND AVAILABILITY THROUGH NORMAL PARTS CHANNELS PRIOR TO MAKING VEHI

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  • TSB #PM02

    NHTSA ID #10093521

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

    Summary: ADDITIONS TO REMANUFACTURED TRANSMISSION APPLICATIONS

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POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

  • TSB #WQW-58R

    NHTSA ID #10117558

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 14 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2.0L DIT Models Only. Subaru of America, Inc. has determined that vehicles affected by this Service Program require ECM reprogramming. This bulletin includes the service procedure for diagnosis and repair of customer concerns involving

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  • TSB #11-164-16R

    NHTSA ID #10111097

    • Date Announced: JULY 22 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM. These files will address customer concerns of a slight surging / decrease in engine power condition between approx. 2000-2500 RPM on light acceleration du

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • TSB #07-138-18

    NHTSA ID #10143877

    • Date Announced: JULY 30 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin announces the standardization of the IG2 and ACC relays used on the models listed. Both of these relays are located on the back (front facing) side of the passenger compartment fuse box (F/B).

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  • TSB #16-112-18R

    NHTSA ID #10142838

    • Date Announced: JUNE 21 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces a design change to the CVT select lever (shifter) mechanism in response to isolated customer concerns of not being able to remove the key from the ignition switch when the vehicle is in Park. The cause is contaminati

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  • TSB #07-128-18R

    NHTSA ID #10142826

    • Date Announced: JUNE 11 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin provides a measurement and adjustment procedure for the stop lamp switch. An improperly adjusted (or faulty) stop lamp switch can cause any of the DTCs listed to set and result in the related system?s warni

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  • TSB #07-108-16R

    NHTSA ID #10141491

    • Date Announced: MAY 22 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information Bulletin provides a revised troubleshooting procedure and tips to follow when diagnosing a DTC B1650- ?Occupant Classification System Malfunction?. This DTC may also be accompanied by B1760, B1761, B1771 or B1795

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  • TSB #16-112-18R

    NHTSA ID #10133528

    • Date Announced: MARCH 23 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces a design change to the CVT select lever (shifter) mechanism in response to isolated customer concerns of not being able to remove the key from the ignition switch when the vehicle is in Park. The cause is contaminati

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  • TSB #06-61-18

    NHTSA ID #10133517

    • Date Announced: MARCH 12 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces availability of new VDC Control Module & Hydraulic Units (VDCCM&H/U) to address isolated customer concerns of the green Hill Holder light blinking and cancel warning alarm sounding during cranking / starting the

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  • TSB #07-133-18

    NHTSA ID #10140468

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 09 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2.0L Turbor Models only. This Service Information Bulletin announces design changes to the engine?s knock sensor which will help improve vehicle assembly line efficiency and increase durability. In some cases, the Check Engine light may

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  • TSB #17-17-13R

    NHTSA ID #10138778

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 15 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NOTE: The Airbag systems used on previous and current WRX, STI and Tribeca models are NOT equipped with EDR functionality. This Bulletin provides information regarding Event Data Recorder (EDR) functionality which has been incorporated i

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  • TSB #WQW-58R

    NHTSA ID #10117558

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 14 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2.0L DIT Models Only. Subaru of America, Inc. has determined that vehicles affected by this Service Program require ECM reprogramming. This bulletin includes the service procedure for diagnosis and repair of customer concerns involving

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  • TSB #11-173-17

    NHTSA ID #10117534

    • Date Announced: JUNE 15 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces availability of ECM reprogramming files designed to optimize the ECM for improving HVAC blower fan speed control. There have been a limited number of cases with reports describing the blower fan speed fluctuating /

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  • TSB #11-169-16

    NHTSA ID #10120995

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 10 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Turbo models only. This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM. These new files will address customer concerns of: ? Spark knock (ping) during high intake air temperature operation ? Surge on accel

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  • TSB #07-112-16R

    NHTSA ID #10120993

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 08 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: New Alternator Assembly. This bulletin provides a procedure for diagnosis and repair of DTC P0300 which may result from fluctuation of the alternator?s current output outside of the specified limits.

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  • TSB #WQW-58R

    NHTSA ID #10120987

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 07 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2.0L DIT Models Only. Subaru of America, Inc. has determined that vehicles affected by this Service Program require ECM reprogramming. This bulletin includes the service procedure for diagnosis and repair of customer

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  • TSB #07-75-13R

    NHTSA ID #10131636

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 08 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Bulletin provides information regarding DTC P0606 related specifically to the determination of this code on Forester Turbo and applicable WRX models. The engine management system is equipped with a back-up memory. When disconnecting t

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  • TSB #10-84-16R

    NHTSA ID #10120975

    • Date Announced: JUNE 14 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces the availability of a new Air Conditioning compressor / clutch assembly to address customer concerns of the system not operating. Electrical windings located inside the clutch assembly have been changed to eliminate

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  • TSB #WQW-58R

    NHTSA ID #10140517

    • Date Announced: APRIL 15 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2.0L DIT Models. Revised Recall Bulletin. Subaru of America, Inc. has determined that vehicles affected by this Service Program require ECM reprogramming. This bulletin includes the service procedure for diagnosis and repair of customer

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  • TSB #10-84-16

    NHTSA ID #10140504

    • Date Announced: APRIL 14 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces the availability of a new Air Conditioning compressor / clutch assembly to address customer concerns of the system not operating. Electrical windings located inside the clutch assembly have been changed to eliminate

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  • TSB #11-161-16

    NHTSA ID #10120966

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 29 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces the availability of new reprogramming files for optimizing the ECM to address the following customer concern: ? Rough idle after a warm engine restart. In rare cases, DTC P0300 may also be stored.

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  • TSB #WQW58

    NHTSA ID #10120961

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 10 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Subaru of America, Inc. has initiated a Service Program to reprogram the Engine Control Module (ECM) on certain 2015 model year WRX vehicles and certain 2014 and 2015 model year 2.0XT Forester vehicles equipped with a 2.0 liter turbocharged

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  • TSB #15-185-15R

    NHTSA ID #10093063

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 08 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS SERVICE INFORMATION BULLETIN IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE HELPFUL INSIGHT TO USE WHEN RESPONDING TO CUSTOMER INQUIRIES INVOLVING THE PAIRING AND USE OF CELLULAR PHONES WITH CLARION AUDIO UNITS. THIS INCLUDES CUSTOMER CONCERNS WHERE THE PHONE

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  • TSB #18-182-15

    NHTSA ID #10092526

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 21 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #12-175-14

    NHTSA ID #10093701

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

    Summary: DESIGN CHANGE TO REAR DOOR POWER WINDOW REGULATOR

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  • TSB #02-132-12R

    NHTSA ID #10084253

    • Date Announced: JUNE 16 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR FOR AVCS-RELATED DTCS P000A, P000B, P000C, P000D, P0011, P0014, P0021 AND P0024

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  • TSB #03-72-14

    NHTSA ID #10067858

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

    Summary: HILL START ASSIST (HSA) WARNING LIGHT, DTC C0076 - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION TO ADDRESS A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF INTERMITTENT OPERATION OF THE HILL START ASSIST WARNING LAMP.

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY

  • TSB #07-75-13R

    NHTSA ID #10133521

    • Date Announced: MARCH 28 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: On Forester Turbo and applicable WRX models, after re-connecting the battery, if the ignition switch is turned back ?ON? within one minute after the first time the ignition is turned ?OFF?, it becomes possible for the CEL to illuminate

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR

  • TSB #07-112-16R

    NHTSA ID #10117541

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 08 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2.5L MODELS ONLY. This bulletin provides a procedure for diagnosis and repair of DTC P0300 which may result from fluctuation of the alternator's current output outside of the specified limits.

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  • TSB #07-112-16R

    NHTSA ID #10120993

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 08 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: New Alternator Assembly. This bulletin provides a procedure for diagnosis and repair of DTC P0300 which may result from fluctuation of the alternator?s current output outside of the specified limits.

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

  • TSB #07-75-13R

    NHTSA ID #10133521

    • Date Announced: MARCH 28 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: On Forester Turbo and applicable WRX models, after re-connecting the battery, if the ignition switch is turned back ?ON? within one minute after the first time the ignition is turned ?OFF?, it becomes possible for the CEL to illuminate

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DIGITAL INSTRUMENT PANEL

  • TSB #08-39-15

    NHTSA ID #10093622

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 02 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS SERVICE INFORMATION BULLETIN PROVIDES A PROCEDURE FOR RESETTING THE LIFETIME FUEL CONSUMPTION FUNCTION OF THE MFD. WHENEVER REPLACING THE MFD AND / OR COMBINATION METER, THE LIFETIME FUEL CONSUMPTION FUNCTION OF THE MFD MUST BE RESET F

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  • TSB #03-72-14

    NHTSA ID #10067858

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

    Summary: HILL START ASSIST (HSA) WARNING LIGHT, DTC C0076 - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION TO ADDRESS A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF INTERMITTENT OPERATION OF THE HILL START ASSIST WARNING LAMP.

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

  • TSB #15-199-16R

    NHTSA ID #10142835

    • Date Announced: JUNE 11 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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.

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  • TSB #15-199-16R

    NHTSA ID #10138774

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 20 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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

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  • TSB #11-164-16R

    NHTSA ID #10111097

    • Date Announced: JULY 22 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM. These files will address customer concerns of a slight surging / decrease in engine power condition between approx. 2000-2500 RPM on light acceleration du

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  • TSB #15-197-16

    NHTSA ID #10140510

    • Date Announced: APRIL 25 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. In the event a ?Check SD Memory Card? alert m

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  • TSB #15-193-16

    NHTSA ID #10120965

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 25 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces a new procedure for updating the operating software used in F10 Gen1 audio / navigation systems. This new procedure eliminates the need to exchange the head unit / SD card to obtain software-related updates and opera

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  • TSB #FWR

    NHTSA ID #10089801

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 24 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "DUE TO A FLASHWRITE DATABASE ERROR, WHEN SEARCHING FOR 2015 FORESTER 2.0L TURBO PACK FILES BY VEHICLE SPECIFICATION (ONLY), THE NEW CID FOR THE LATEST PAK FILES DISPLAYS INCORRECTLY AS SHOWN BELOW. THE ACTUAL NEW CID SHOULD READ AS LF61700

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  • TSB #FWR

    NHTSA ID #10086801

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 24 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "DUE TO A FLASHWRITE DATABASE ERROR, WHEN SEARCHING FOR 2015 FORESTER 2.0L TURBO PACK FILES BY VEHICLE SPECIFICATION (ONLY), THE NEW CID FOR THE LATEST PAK FILES DISPLAYS INCORRECTLY AS SHOWN BELOW. THE ACTUAL NEW CID SHOULD READ AS LF61700

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  • TSB #15-186-15R

    NHTSA ID #10084150

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 24 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES REPROGRAMMING FILE AVAILABILITY AND A CORRESPONDING INSTALLATION PROCEDURE WHICH WILL ALLOW BLUETOOTH PAIRING TO BE COMPLETED SUCCESSFULLY WHEN USING VOICE COMMANDS ON THE CLARION AUDIO UNITS LISTED BELOW. PAIRING O

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  • TSB #11-153-15R

    NHTSA ID #10090405

    • Date Announced: MAY 27 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES AVAILABILITY OF REPROGRAMMING FILES TO ADDRESS CUSTOMER CONCERNS OF EXTENDED CRANKING TIME BEFORE THE ENGINE STARTS.

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  • TSB #15-179-15R

    NHTSA ID #10083902

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 27 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS SERVICE INFORMATION BULLETIN CONTAINS A SERIES OF SCREEN SHOTS WITH INSTRUCTIONS WHICH PROVIDE A PROCEDURE FOR PAIRING ANDROID SMARTPHONES TO BLUETOOTH-EQUIPPED CLARION AUDIO UNITS. THE PROCEDURE INVOLVES CHANGING THE AUDIO UNIT┐S DEFA

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  • TSB #11-148-14R

    NHTSA ID #10094111

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

    Summary: REPROGRAMMING FILE AVAILABILITY FOR OIL LEVEL DETECTION

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  • TSB #11-148-14R

    NHTSA ID #10068697

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

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #11-148-14

    NHTSA ID #10069709

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

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #11-146-14

    NHTSA ID #10092872

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 24 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: REPROGRAMMING FILES FOR DTC P0420

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  • TSB #11-146-14

    NHTSA ID #10068625

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 24 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #11-140-14

    NHTSA ID #10068312

    • Date Announced: MAY 23 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING

  • TSB #06-55-16R

    NHTSA ID #10120977

    • Date Announced: JUNE 24 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: (ALL EXCEPT Hybrid Models) REVISED This bulletin announces a design change to the brake light switch (BLS) to reduce the possibility of improper illumination of the ABS and/or VDC warning lamp. In the event a product containing silicone is

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS

  • TSB #07-92-15R

    NHTSA ID #10131666

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 02 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin announces a design change to the rear combination lamps to address customer concerns of fogging or condensation accumulating on the inside surface of the lens. Six additional breathing holes have been add

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  • TSB #07-92-15

    NHTSA ID #10091972

    • Date Announced: JULY 08 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS SERVICE INFORMATION BULLETIN ANNOUNCES A DESIGN CHANGE TO THE REAR COMBINATION LAMPS TO ADDRESS CUSTOMER CONCERNS OF FOGGING OR CONDENSATION ACCUMULATING ON THE INSIDE SURFACE OF THE LENS. SIX ADDITIONAL BREATHING HOLES HAVE BEEN ADDED

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BACK UP LIGHTS

  • TSB #07-128-18R

    NHTSA ID #10130270

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 24 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin provides a measurement and adjustment procedure for the stop lamp switch. An improperly adjusted (or faulty) stop lamp switch can cause any of the DTCs listed above to set and result in the related system

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS

  • TSB #06-55-16R

    NHTSA ID #10131628

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 22 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: EXCLUDES HYBRID MODELS. This bulletin announces a design change to the brake light switch (BLS) to reduce the possibility of improper illumination of the ABS and/or VDC warning lamp. In the event a product containing silicone is used to lub

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  • TSB #06-55-16R

    NHTSA ID #10117530

    • Date Announced: JUNE 06 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces a design change to the brake light switch (BLS) to reduce the possibility of improper illumination of the ABS and/or VDC warning lamp. In the event a product containing silicone is used to lubricate the BLS or for

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  • TSB #06-46-14R

    NHTSA ID #10093625

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 12 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES A REVISED ADJUSTMENT PROCEDURE TO BE USED WHEN DIAGNOSING BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH (BLS) -RELATED DTCS C1531 AND/OR C0054. IF THE BLS IS OUT OF ADJUSTMENT, THE ABS AND/OR VDC WARNING LAMP MAY ILLUMINATE.

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VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD

  • TSB #12-234-18

    NHTSA ID #10143878

    • Date Announced: JULY 28 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin provides a repair procedure for replacing the foam cushion installed between the top front edge of the IP and the windshield glass. Use the supplied Service Procedure to address a customer concern involving the foam cushion be

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  • TSB #12-234-18

    NHTSA ID #10133522

    • Date Announced: MARCH 28 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin provides a repair procedure for replacing the foam cushion installed between the top front edge of the IP and the windshield glass. Use the supplied Service Procedure to address a customer concern involving the foam cushi

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VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

  • TSB #12-175-14

    NHTSA ID #10093701

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

    Summary: DESIGN CHANGE TO REAR DOOR POWER WINDOW REGULATOR

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VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:INTERIOR

  • TSB #15-173-14

    NHTSA ID #10067897

    • Date Announced: MAY 16 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:EXTERIOR

  • TSB #12-195-15

    NHTSA ID #10094342

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 14 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SHOULD YOU RECEIVE A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF VIBRATION OR LOOSENESS IN EITHER OF THE DOOR MIRRORS, A DESIGN CHANGE HAS BEEN MADE TO THE 3 MIRROR HEAD MOUNTING HOLES IN THE MOUNTING BASE. IN ADDITION, A NEW RETAINING BOLT AND TIGHTENING TORQUE S

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VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM:REAR WINDOW

  • TSB #12-175-14

    NHTSA ID #10068666

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

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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AIR BAGS

  • TSB #17-17-13R

    NHTSA ID #10138778

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 15 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NOTE: The Airbag systems used on previous and current WRX, STI and Tribeca models are NOT equipped with EDR functionality. This Bulletin provides information regarding Event Data Recorder (EDR) functionality which has been incorporated i

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AIR BAGS: OCCUPANT CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM OCS

  • TSB #07-108-16R

    NHTSA ID #10138780

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 07 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information Bulletin provides a revised troubleshooting procedure and tips to follow when diagnosing a DTC B1650- ?Occupant Classification System Malfunction?. This DTC may also be accompanied by B1760, B1761, B1771 or B1795

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  • TSB #07-108-16R

    NHTSA ID #10117531

    • Date Announced: JUNE 26 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin provides a procedure for diagnosis of Occupant Detection System (ODS) DTC B1760- Sensor Mat Abnormal and/or B1650- Occupant Classification System Malfunction. This information replaces the current procedu

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STRUCTURE

  • TSB #12-204-16R

    NHTSA ID #10145073

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 24 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin provides potential source locations and procedures to help isolate areas of the vehicle which may be generating popping, clicking or creaking sounds when the body is in a ?twisting? condition. This can occur while driving on r

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  • TSB #12-231-18R

    NHTSA ID #10140470

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 13 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces a design change to the air vent grille located in the lower portion of the trunk (or cargo) area. The shutters of the vent grille are designed to open briefly and relieve cabin pressure when the doors are shut with

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  • TSB #12-204-16R

    NHTSA ID #10111095

    • Date Announced: JULY 20 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin provides potential source locations and procedures to help isolate areas of the vehicle which may be generating popping, clicking or creaking sounds when the body is in a "twisting" condition. This can occur while driving on

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  • TSB #12-157-13R

    NHTSA ID #10090322

    • Date Announced: MAY 07 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES A REPAIR PROCEDURE TO ADDRESS A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF A RATTLE OR BUZZING-TYPE SOUND COMING FROM THE LOWER PORTION OF THE ┐A┐ PILLAR TRIM WHILE DRIVING OVER BUMPY OR ROUGH ROAD SURFACES. THE LOWER INSERTION CLAWS AND /

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STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

  • TSB #12-231-18R

    NHTSA ID #10140470

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 13 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces a design change to the air vent grille located in the lower portion of the trunk (or cargo) area. The shutters of the vent grille are designed to open briefly and relieve cabin pressure when the doors are shut with

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STRUCTURE:BODY

  • TSB #12-231-18

    NHTSA ID #10130277

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 11 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ( 2017-2018MY Impreza - 5 Dr Only)

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STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

  • TSB #12-195-15

    NHTSA ID #10094342

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 14 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SHOULD YOU RECEIVE A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF VIBRATION OR LOOSENESS IN EITHER OF THE DOOR MIRRORS, A DESIGN CHANGE HAS BEEN MADE TO THE 3 MIRROR HEAD MOUNTING HOLES IN THE MOUNTING BASE. IN ADDITION, A NEW RETAINING BOLT AND TIGHTENING TORQUE S

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  • TSB #12-175-14

    NHTSA ID #10093701

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

    Summary: DESIGN CHANGE TO REAR DOOR POWER WINDOW REGULATOR

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STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR/WINDOW:EMERGENCY EXIT

  • TSB #07-130-18

    NHTSA ID #10130272

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 22 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin describes a design change to the center bracket component of the window regulator assembly. The change was made to address customer concerns of the front door glass shuddering while opening or closing. Moisture accumulation

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STRUCTURE:BODY:ROOF AND PILLARS

  • TSB #12-205-16

    NHTSA ID #10111100

    • Date Announced: JULY 28 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin provides a procedure to address a limited number of customer concerns regarding a visible depression or dent which may be noticeable in the roof trim panel (head liner) over the front, center portion of the cargo area.

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  • TSB #12-204-16R

    NHTSA ID #10111095

    • Date Announced: JULY 20 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin provides potential source locations and procedures to help isolate areas of the vehicle which may be generating popping, clicking or creaking sounds when the body is in a "twisting" condition. This can occur while driving on

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  • TSB #12-157-13R

    NHTSA ID #10088033

    • Date Announced: MAY 07 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES A REPAIR PROCEDURE TO ADDRESS A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF A RATTLE OR BUZZING-TYPE SOUND COMING FROM THE LOWER PORTION OF THE ┐A┐ PILLAR TRIM WHILE DRIVING OVER BUMPY OR ROUGH ROAD SURFACES. THE LOWER INSERTION CLAWS AND /

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SEATS

  • TSB #07-108-16R

    NHTSA ID #10145071

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 22 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information Bulletin provides a revised troubleshooting procedure and tips to follow when diagnosing a DTC B1650- ?Occupant Classification System Malfunction?. This DTC may also be accompanied by B1760, B1761, B1771 or B1795 as

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  • TSB #07-108-16R

    NHTSA ID #10131667

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 12 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin provides a procedure for diagnosis of Occupant Detection System (ODS) DTC B1760- Sensor Mat Abnormal and/or B1650- Occupant Classification System Malfunction. This information replaces the current procedu

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  • TSB #1221717

    NHTSA ID #10131698

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 16 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces a design change made to the front seat outer hinge cover trim panels. In some cases, when exiting the vehicle, the trim panel may inadvertently get kicked and become dislodged from the seat cushion assembly. The sh

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  • TSB #07-108-16

    NHTSA ID #10140503

    • Date Announced: APRIL 18 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin provides a procedure for diagnosis of Occupant Detection System (ODS) DTC B1760 / Sensor Mat Abnormal. This information replaces the current procedure until the Service Manual is updated in the near future.

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BACK OVER PREVENTION: CAMERA SYSTEM

  • TSB #07-97-15

    NHTSA ID #10092493

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

    Summary: THERE HAVE BEEN A SMALL NUMBER OF REPORTS STATING THE FINISH OF THE EYESIGHT STEREO CAMERA TRIM COVER IS PEELING. THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES A CHANGE TO THE PAINT MATERIAL TO ELIMINATE THE CONDITION AND INSTRUCTIONS FOR ORDERING THE REPLACEMEN

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EQUIPMENT

  • TSB #15-222-18

    NHTSA ID #10141499

    • Date Announced: MAY 10 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces a design change to the A/C Condenser receiver-dryer assembly. The change involves the addition of a rubber end cap and retaining clip onto the bottom of the receiver-dryer tank portion to prevent corrosion intrusio

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  • TSB #16-107-17R

    NHTSA ID #10125885

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 09 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CVT MODELS ONLY. In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is extending the New Car Limited Powertrain Warranty coverage for the Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) on the above listed models and model

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  • TSB #15-207-16

    NHTSA ID #10121001

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 30 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces a design change to the USB connector inside the USB-AUX unit to address customer concerns of the USB cable becoming stuck and / or difficult to remove.

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  • TSB #02-157-14R

    NHTSA ID #10120998

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 21 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Refer to bulletin for engine/transmission type. As part of our dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. is initiating a program to extend the original New Car Powertrain Limited Warranty coverage for exce

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  • TSB #01-168-09R

    NHTSA ID #10120997

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 16 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #WQW-58R

    NHTSA ID #10120987

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 07 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2.0L DIT Models Only. Subaru of America, Inc. has determined that vehicles affected by this Service Program require ECM reprogramming. This bulletin includes the service procedure for diagnosis and repair of customer

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  • TSB #15-177-14M2

    NHTSA ID #10140532

    • Date Announced: APRIL 26 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: When ordering exchange units from Fujitsu Ten through their online web site, some new information will soon be requested and in some cases required. To assist with that, a new Bluetooth Interview Form is available to facilitate the completi

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  • TSB #07-108-16

    NHTSA ID #10140503

    • Date Announced: APRIL 18 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin provides a procedure for diagnosis of Occupant Detection System (ODS) DTC B1760 / Sensor Mat Abnormal. This information replaces the current procedure until the Service Manual is updated in the near future.

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  • TSB #01-168-09R

    NHTSA ID #10140499

    • Date Announced: APRIL 12 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. This bulletin iden

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  • TSB #WTA-62SS

    NHTSA ID #10140525

    • Date Announced: APRIL 04 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Subaru Safety Recall Campaign/ STOP SALE: WTA?62 Turbo Engine Air Intake Duct. The turbocharger air intake duct on affected vehicles may have been produced with incorrect material that is susceptible to cracking.

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  • TSB #WTA-62

    NHTSA ID #10140497

    • Date Announced: APRIL 04 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Turbo models only. Subject: Update ? Subaru Safety Recall Campaign/ STOP SALE: WTA?62 Turbo Engine Air Intake Duct. Owner Notification: All potentially affected vehicle owners will be notified by first class mail on or around April 15, 2

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  • TSB #07-103-15

    NHTSA ID #10094362

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 16 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS SERVICE INFORMATION BULLETIN ANNOUNCES A NEW REQUIREMENT REGARDING ONE-TIME USE PARTS WHICH MUST REPLACED WHENEVER DISCONNECTING OR REPLACING THE PRG ROD. THE SPRING STEEL RETAINING CLIPS (STOP RINGS) WHICH LOCK THE PRG ROD TO THE BALL

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  • TSB #02-157-14R

    NHTSA ID #10094229

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 07 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES INFORMATION REGARDING A MAJOR CHANGE TO THE REPAIR PROCEDURES PREVIOUSLY OUTLINED IN SERVICE BULLETINS 02-143-13R, 02-144-13R AND 02-145-13R. THESE BULLETINS PROVIDED A REPAIR PROCEDURE FOR THE REPLACEMENT OF THE PIS

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  • TSB #08-39-15

    NHTSA ID #10093622

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 02 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS SERVICE INFORMATION BULLETIN PROVIDES A PROCEDURE FOR RESETTING THE LIFETIME FUEL CONSUMPTION FUNCTION OF THE MFD. WHENEVER REPLACING THE MFD AND / OR COMBINATION METER, THE LIFETIME FUEL CONSUMPTION FUNCTION OF THE MFD MUST BE RESET F

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  • TSB #02-162-15R

    NHTSA ID #10093105

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 11 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "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 C

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  • TSB #SB-06-50-15

    NHTSA ID #10072044

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

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #06-50-15

    NHTSA ID #10092492

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

    Summary: THIS BULLETIN INFORMS OF A PARTS CHANGE TO THE BRAKE SYSTEM MASTER CYLINDER AND VACUUM BOOSTER. WHENEVER REPLACEMENT OF EITHER OF THESE COMPONENTS IS REQUIRED, THE IDENTIFICATION PROCEDURE PROVIDED BELOW MUST BE FOLLOWED TO INSURE THE PROPE

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  • TSB #12-173-14R

    NHTSA ID #10069716

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 13 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #12-173-14R

    NHTSA ID #10093704

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 13 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: STAIN REMOVAL FROM THE HEADLINER - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES A PROCEDURE FOR REMOVING THE TYPE OF STAIN SHOWN IN THE PHOTO BELOW WHICH OCCURRED DURING PRODUCTION OF THE HEADLINER.

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  • TSB #12-173-14

    NHTSA ID #10069745

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

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #12-173-14

    NHTSA ID #10093524

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

    Summary: "STAIN REMOVAL FROM THE HEADLINER - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES A PROCEDURE FOR REMOVING THE TYPE OF STAIN SHOWN IN THE PHOTO BELOW WHICH OCCURRED DURING PRODUCTION OF THE HEADLINER."

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  • TSB #03-72-14

    NHTSA ID #10067858

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

    Summary: HILL START ASSIST (HSA) WARNING LIGHT, DTC C0076 - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION TO ADDRESS A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF INTERMITTENT OPERATION OF THE HILL START ASSIST WARNING LAMP.

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

  • TSB #1518615R

    NHTSA ID #10131694

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 21 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: WITH CLARION AUDIO UNITS ONLY. REVISED. This bulletin announces reprogramming file availability and a corresponding installation procedure which will allow Bluetooth pairing to be completed successfully when using voice commands on the C

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  • TSB #15-207-16

    NHTSA ID #10121001

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 30 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces a design change to the USB connector inside the USB-AUX unit to address customer concerns of the USB cable becoming stuck and / or difficult to remove.

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

  • TSB #15-177-14R

    NHTSA ID #10139508

    • Date Announced: MAY 18 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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.

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  • TSB #15-186-15

    NHTSA ID #10093061

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 08 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES REPROGRAMMING FILE AVAILABILITY AND A CORRESPONDING INSTALLATION PROCEDURE WHICH WILL ALLOW BLUETOOTH PAIRING TO BE COMPLETED SUCCESSFULLY WHEN USING VOICE COMMANDS ON THE CLARION AUDIO UNITS LISTED BELOW. PAIRING

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  • TSB #15-185-15

    NHTSA ID #10092529

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 24 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS SERVICE INFORMATION BULLETIN IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE HELPFUL INSIGHT TO USE WHEN RESPONDING TO CUSTOMER INQUIRIES INVOLVING THE PAIRING AND USE OF CELLULAR PHONES WITH CLARION AUDIO UNITS. THIS INCLUDES CUSTOMER CONCERNS WHERE THE PHONE

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  • TSB #15-184-15R

    NHTSA ID #10092532

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 24 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS BULLETIN REVIEWS TWO POSSIBLE CAUSES FOR A ┐PLEASE CHECK AUDIO SYSTEM┐ MESSAGE TO APPEAR IN THE MFD ON THE ABOVE LISTED VEHICLES. IT IS VERY IMPORTANT TO INTERVIEW THE CUSTOMER CAREFULLY TO DETERMINE WHICH REPAIR IS REQUIRED. PLEASE RE

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  • TSB #15-184-15

    NHTSA ID #10092441

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 03 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS BULLETIN REVIEWS TWO POSSIBLE CAUSES FOR A ┐PLEASE CHECK AUDIO SYSTEM┐ MESSAGE TO APPEAR IN THE MFD ON THE ABOVE LISTED VEHICLES. IT IS VERY IMPORTANT TO INTERVIEW THE CUSTOMER CAREFULLY TO DETERMINE WHICH REPAIR IS REQUIRED. PLEASE RE

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  • TSB #15-172-14

    NHTSA ID #10092910

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 26 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: AUDIO UNITS - 2015 EXCHANGE COMPONENT IDENTIFICATION AND PROCEDURES

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

  • TSB #15-177-14R

    NHTSA ID #10139508

    • Date Announced: MAY 18 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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.

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  • TSB #15-198-16

    NHTSA ID #10139447

    • Date Announced: MAY 02 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address a group of operational concerns received from the field listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio units with 7?

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  • TSB #15-197-16

    NHTSA ID #10140510

    • Date Announced: APRIL 25 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. In the event a ?Check SD Memory Card? alert m

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  • TSB #15-177-14R

    NHTSA ID #10140495

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 operating

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  • TSB #15-193-16

    NHTSA ID #10086861

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 25 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES A NEW PROCEDURE FOR UPDATING THE OPERATING SOFTWARE USED IN F10 GEN1 AUDIO / NAVIGATION SYSTEMS. THIS NEW PROCEDURE ELIMINATES THE NEED TO EXCHANGE THE HEAD UNIT / SD CARD TO OBTAIN SOFTWARE-RELATED UPDATES AND OPERA

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  • TSB #15-193-16

    NHTSA ID #10120965

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 25 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces a new procedure for updating the operating software used in F10 Gen1 audio / navigation systems. This new procedure eliminates the need to exchange the head unit / SD card to obtain software-related updates and opera

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  • TSB #15-193-16

    NHTSA ID #10089804

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 25 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES A NEW PROCEDURE FOR UPDATING THE OPERATING SOFTWARE USED IN F10 GEN1 AUDIO / NAVIGATION SYSTEMS. THIS NEW PROCEDURE ELIMINATES THE NEED TO EXCHANGE THE HEAD UNIT / SD CARD TO OBTAIN SOFTWARE-RELATED UPDATES AND OPERA

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  • TSB #NAVI- SYSTEM-1

    NHTSA ID #10083795

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 03 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: GEN I SD CARD NAVIGATION SYSTEM TROUBLE SHOOTING GUIDE

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EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

  • TSB #10-83-15R

    NHTSA ID #10131633

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 06 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Models with Manual HVAC Systems only. This Service Information bulletin provides precautions to use when removing the HVAC control panel to prevent damaging the blower fan speed switch. When removing the control panel, if the fan speed sw

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  • TSB #11-173-17

    NHTSA ID #10117534

    • Date Announced: JUNE 15 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces availability of ECM reprogramming files designed to optimize the ECM for improving HVAC blower fan speed control. There have been a limited number of cases with reports describing the blower fan speed fluctuating /

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  • TSB #10-84-16

    NHTSA ID #10140504

    • Date Announced: APRIL 14 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces the availability of a new Air Conditioning compressor / clutch assembly to address customer concerns of the system not operating. Electrical windings located inside the clutch assembly have been changed to eliminate

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  • TSB #10-83-15

    NHTSA ID #10093914

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 25 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS SERVICE INFORMATION BULLETIN PROVIDES PRECAUTIONS TO USE WHEN REMOVING THE HVAC CONTROL PANEL TO PREVENT DAMAGING THE BLOWER FAN SPEED SWITCH. WHEN REMOVING THE CONTROL PANEL, IF THE FAN SPEED SWITCH WIRING HARNESS IS PULLED TAUGHT OR

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EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

  • TSB #18-195-18

    NHTSA ID #10145075

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 28 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #18-192-18

    NHTSA ID #10133529

    • Date Announced: MARCH 02 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #15-199-16R

    NHTSA ID #10138774

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 20 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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

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  • TSB #17-17-13R

    NHTSA ID #10138778

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 15 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NOTE: The Airbag systems used on previous and current WRX, STI and Tribeca models are NOT equipped with EDR functionality. This Bulletin provides information regarding Event Data Recorder (EDR) functionality which has been incorporated i

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  • TSB #07-108-16R

    NHTSA ID #10138780

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 07 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information Bulletin provides a revised troubleshooting procedure and tips to follow when diagnosing a DTC B1650- ?Occupant Classification System Malfunction?. This DTC may also be accompanied by B1760, B1761, B1771 or B1795

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  • TSB #16-107-17R

    NHTSA ID #10125885

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 09 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CVT MODELS ONLY. In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is extending the New Car Limited Powertrain Warranty coverage for the Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) on the above listed models and model

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  • TSB #16-107-17

    NHTSA ID #10117538

    • Date Announced: JUNE 21 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CVT MODELS ONLY. In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is extending the New Car Limited Powertrain Warranty coverage for the Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) on the above listed models and model

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  • TSB #02-157-14R

    NHTSA ID #10120998

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 21 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Refer to bulletin for engine/transmission type. As part of our dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. is initiating a program to extend the original New Car Powertrain Limited Warranty coverage for exce

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  • TSB #01-168-09R

    NHTSA ID #10131647

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 30 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #18-186-16

    NHTSA ID #10139472

    • Date Announced: MAY 04 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #02-157-14R-4-28-

    NHTSA ID #10140501

    • Date Announced: APRIL 28 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Revised TSB. As part of our dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. is initiating a program to extend the original New Car Powertrain Limited Warranty coverage for excessive engine oil consumption on applicable vehicle

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  • TSB #02-157-14N

    NHTSA ID #10140523

    • Date Announced: APRIL 27 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Oil Consumption Class Action Claim Notice Clarification VIN break point clarification Memo. Recently SOA has become aware of some retailer questions regarding the VIN breakpoint information supplied as part of the class action notice.

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  • TSB #15-177-14M2

    NHTSA ID #10140532

    • Date Announced: APRIL 26 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: When ordering exchange units from Fujitsu Ten through their online web site, some new information will soon be requested and in some cases required. To assist with that, a new Bluetooth Interview Form is available to facilitate the completi

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  • TSB #07-108-16

    NHTSA ID #10140503

    • Date Announced: APRIL 18 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin provides a procedure for diagnosis of Occupant Detection System (ODS) DTC B1760 / Sensor Mat Abnormal. This information replaces the current procedure until the Service Manual is updated in the near future.

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  • TSB #02-157-14FAQ

    NHTSA ID #10140527

    • Date Announced: APRIL 14 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Oil Consumption Class Action Law Suit Frequently Asked Questions

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  • TSB #01-168-09R

    NHTSA ID #10140499

    • Date Announced: APRIL 12 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. This bulletin iden

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  • TSB #15-177-14M

    NHTSA ID #10140524

    • Date Announced: APRIL 11 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. T

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  • TSB #WTA-62A

    NHTSA ID #10140498

    • Date Announced: APRIL 04 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Turbo models only. Service Procedure Bulletin. The repair procedure will involve inspecting and possibly replacing the turbocharger air intake duct. Inspection of the turbocharger air intake duct lot number (date) molded on the duct will be

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  • TSB #DWEP

    NHTSA ID #10084146

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 16 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "AS PART OF SUBARU┐S DEDICATION TO CUSTOMER SATISFACTION, SOA IS ANNOUNCING A DASHBOARD WARRANTY EXTENSION PROGRAM. THIS PROGRAM EXTENDS WARRANTY COVERAGE FOR DASHBOARDS ON ALL 2005-2009 SUBARU OUTBACK AND SUBARU LEGACY VEHICLES SOLD OR LEA

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  • TSB #18-184-15

    NHTSA ID #10094350

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 16 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #02-157-14R

    NHTSA ID #10093904

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 19 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES INFORMATION REGARDING A MAJOR CHANGE TO THE REPAIR PROCEDURES PREVIOUSLY OUTLINED IN SERVICE BULLETINS 02-143-13R, 02-144-13R AND 02-145-13R. THESE BULLETINS PROVIDED A REPAIR PROCEDURE FOR THE REPLACEMENT OF THE PIS

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  • TSB #18-182-15

    NHTSA ID #10092526

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 21 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #15-172-14R

    NHTSA ID #10092012

    • Date Announced: JULY 29 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #18-181-15

    NHTSA ID #10140453

    • Date Announced: JUNE 03 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #18-181-15 (2)

    NHTSA ID #10140561

    • Date Announced: JUNE 03 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #15-172-14R

    NHTSA ID #10090410

    • Date Announced: MAY 28 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #18-179-15

    NHTSA ID #10090457

    • Date Announced: MARCH 04 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #NAVI- SYSTEM-1

    NHTSA ID #10083795

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 03 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: GEN I SD CARD NAVIGATION SYSTEM TROUBLE SHOOTING GUIDE

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  • TSB #07-83-14

    NHTSA ID #10067877

    • Date Announced: MARCH 12 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: DIAGNOSTICS FOR DTC B1500 AND U1500

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  • TSB #07-83-14

    NHTSA ID #10090189

    • Date Announced: MARCH 12 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: DIAGNOSTICS FOR DTC B1500 AND U1500

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  • TSB #SM02

    NHTSA ID #10087321

    • Date Announced: MARCH 07 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: OIL CHANGE INTERVAL UPDATE BEGINNING WITH 2015 MODEL YEAR VEHICLES

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  • TSB #SM02

    NHTSA ID #10090162

    • Date Announced: MARCH 07 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: OIL CHANGE INTERVAL UPDATE BEGINNING WITH 2015 MODEL YEAR VEHICLES

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EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

  • TSB #12-231-18R

    NHTSA ID #10140470

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 13 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces a design change to the air vent grille located in the lower portion of the trunk (or cargo) area. The shutters of the vent grille are designed to open briefly and relieve cabin pressure when the doors are shut with

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  • TSB #02-173-18

    NHTSA ID #10140480

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 06 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2.0L Turbo Models only. This bulletin announces availability of a special turbocharger air intake duct designed to prevent EXTREMELY RARE occurrence of ice formation from condensation in the duct?s PCV system passages.

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  • TSB #15-172-14R

    NHTSA ID #10117554

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 16 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 Polic

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  • TSB #15-177-14M2

    NHTSA ID #10140532

    • Date Announced: APRIL 26 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: When ordering exchange units from Fujitsu Ten through their online web site, some new information will soon be requested and in some cases required. To assist with that, a new Bluetooth Interview Form is available to facilitate the completi

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  • TSB #01-168-09R

    NHTSA ID #10140499

    • Date Announced: APRIL 12 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. This bulletin iden

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