TSB List for the 2016 Subaru Forester

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

  • STEERING
  • STEERING:RACK AND PINION:RACK
  • STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM
  • SUSPENSION
  • SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS
  • BRAKES (PWS)
  • SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
  • SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES
  • SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:PADS
  • PARKING BRAKE
  • ENGINE (PWS)
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OTHER FUEL TYPES:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:GAS RECIRCULATION VALVE (EGR VALVE)
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE
  • FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
  • FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
  • FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM
  • FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
  • FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY
  • FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
  • POWER TRAIN
  • POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY
  • POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
  • POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY:SOLENOID
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:ANTI-THEFT:CONTROL MODULE
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE
  • EXTERIOR LIGHTING
  • EXTERIOR LIGHTING:FOG LIGHTS
  • EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BACK UP LIGHTS
  • EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS
  • EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH
  • VISIBILITY
  • VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
  • VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS
  • VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:EXTERIOR
  • VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM
  • AIR BAGS
  • AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:PASSENGER SIDE:INFLATOR MODULE
  • AIR BAGS:SENSOR:OCCUPANT CLASSIFICATION
  • SEAT BELTS
  • STRUCTURE
  • STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS
  • STRUCTURE:BODY
  • STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
  • STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE
  • STRUCTURE:BODY:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE
  • STRUCTURE:BODY:ROOF AND PILLARS
  • LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES
  • WHEELS
  • WHEELS:HUB
  • SEATS
  • FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE
  • EQUIPMENT
  • EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL
  • EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.
  • EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)
  • EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL
  • EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL
  • EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY
  • EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER
  • EQUIPMENT:EMERGENCY:ESCAPE/EGRESS/EXIT
  • STEERING

    • TSB #04-27-21R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 27, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10199960

      As part of Subaru⿿s dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is announcingan extension to the Basic New Car Limited Warranty for the Electronic Power Steering (EPS) GearBox Assembly for certain 2012-2018 MY ... Read More »

    • TSB #Subarunet Announ

      Date Announced:
      JUL 26, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10199956

      As part of Subaru⿿s dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is announcing an extension to the Basic New Car Limited Warranty for the Electronic Power Steering Gear Box Assembly for certain 2012-2018 MY vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #Subaru Owner Let

      Date Announced:
      JUL 26, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10199957

      As part of Subaru of America⿿s dedication to customer satisfaction, this letter is to inform you of an extension to the Basic New Car Limited Warranty for your vehicle⿿s Electronic Power Steering Gear Box Assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #04-23-18R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 11, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154409

      This bulletin provides helpful tips to simplify the diagnosis of sound concerns originating in the electronic power steering (EPS) gearbox (steering rack) assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #04-24-18

      Date Announced:
      NOV 09, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153182

      This bulletin announces a new Electronic Power Steering (EPS) control module for the models listed above. Read More »

    • TSB #04-23-18

      Date Announced:
      SEP 27, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146487

      This Service Information bulletin provides helpful tips to simplify the diagnosis of sound concerns originating in the electronic power steering (EPS) gearbox (steering rack) assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #04-21-18

      Date Announced:
      JUL 24, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143869

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #05-63-18

      Date Announced:
      JUN 20, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142825

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #04-20-18

      Date Announced:
      MAY 31, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10141489

      This Service Information bulletin announces a running change made to the Steering Angle Sensor. The (new) -style originally used on Legacy and Outback has been adapted. Read More »

    STEERING:RACK AND PINION:RACK

    • TSB #04-23-18R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 11, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154409

      This bulletin provides helpful tips to simplify the diagnosis of sound concerns originating in the electronic power steering (EPS) gearbox (steering rack) assembly. Read More »

    STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM

    • TSB #04-23-18R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 11, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154409

      This bulletin provides helpful tips to simplify the diagnosis of sound concerns originating in the electronic power steering (EPS) gearbox (steering rack) assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #04-24-18

      Date Announced:
      NOV 09, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153182

      This bulletin announces a new Electronic Power Steering (EPS) control module for the models listed above. Read More »

    SUSPENSION

    • TSB #05-63-18R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 31, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10189693

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #WUT-05R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 06, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173113

      In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service program to replace the rear coil springs on certain 2014-2016 model year Forester vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #WUT-05R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 07, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171868

      In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service program to replace the rear coil springs on certain 2014-2016 model year Forester vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #Subarunet Annou

      Date Announced:
      FEB 07, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171874

      Owner notification WUT-05 Forester rear coil springs customer satisfaction service program. Read More »

    • TSB #05-73-20

      Date Announced:
      JAN 30, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171098

      This Service Information Bulletin announces part number change information for the rear suspension coil springs used on the models listed. Read More »

    • TSB #WUT-05

      Date Announced:
      JAN 22, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171092

      In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service program to replace the rear coil springs on certain 2014-2016 model year Forester vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #Subaru Retailers

      Date Announced:
      JAN 20, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171091

      In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (subaru) is initiating a service program to replace the rear coil springs on certain 2014-2016 model year Forester vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #05-69-19

      Date Announced:
      JUL 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163556

      This Service Information Bulletin announces a change made to the rear subframe retaining bolts used on the models listed above. The design changes provide the bolt with an increased durability against rust. Read More »

    • TSB #12-204-16R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 24, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145073

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #05-61-16

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

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

    SUSPENSION:REAR:SPRINGS:COIL SPRINGS

    • TSB #WUT-05R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 13, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175972

      In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service program to replace the rear coil springs on certain 2014-2016 model year Forester vehicles. Read More »

    BRAKES (PWS)

    • TSB #05-70-19R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 02, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185064

      This bulletin announces a design change made to the rear wheel / brake backing plates. Read More »

    • TSB #WUE-90R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161815

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain Crosstrek, Forester, Impreza, and WRX vehicles to replace the brake lamp switch. A total of 1,303,530 U.S. vehicles will be affected by this recall. Read More »

    • TSB #06-55-16R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 24, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120977

      (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. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

    • TSB #06-59-17R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10187307

      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 above. Read More »

    • TSB #WUE-90R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168589

      "Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain Crosstrek, Forester, Impreza, and WRX vehicles to replace the brake lamp switch. A total of 1,303,530 U.S. vehicles will be affected by this recall. Read More »

    • TSB #05-70-19

      Date Announced:
      SEP 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165552

      This bulletin announces a design change made to the rear wheel / brake backing plates. Under certain circumstances, some customers may have a concern regarding a howling-type sound from the rear of the vehicle later diagnosed as a ... Read More »

    • TSB #06-68-19R

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

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

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES

    • TSB #07-128-18R

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

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

    SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:PADS

    • TSB #06-59-17R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 31, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10141490

      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. Read More »

    PARKING BRAKE

    • TSB #16-112-18R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 19, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10202832

      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. Read More »

    ENGINE (PWS)

    • TSB #02-163-16R

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

      This Service Information bulletin provides new inspection and repair procedures for AVCS (Active Valve Control System) -related DTCs on the FA and FB engine equipped models listed above. Read More »

    • TSB #02-170-17R

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

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

    • TSB #11-169-16R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10155221

      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 acceleration due to ... Read More »

    • TSB #02-134-12R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 31, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154425

      The purpose of this bulletin is to announce a change to the specification of the valve springs used in the FB engine. The new springs have different color paint marks to help identify their application. Read More »

    • TSB #07-133-18

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

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

    • TSB #02-177-18

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144874

      In conjunction with the launch of our new Remanufactured FB Engine Short Block Program, SOA would like to reinforce Core Return Policy (See Parts Policy & Procedures Manual ? Section 12. Read More »

    • TSB #07-133-18

      Date Announced:
      FEB 09, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140468

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #07-133-18

      Date Announced:
      FEB 09, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140483

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #02-168-17

      Date Announced:
      JUN 15, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117529

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #216316

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

      This Service Information bulletin provides new inspection and repair procedures for AVCS (Active Valve Control System) -related DTCs on the FA and FB engine equipped models listed above. Read More »

    • TSB #11-164-16R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 22, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111097

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #02-162-15

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

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

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • TSB #09-74-21R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 24, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10201810

      This bulletin provides updated parts information and a service procedure to follow for removing accumulated carbon deposits from fuel injectors and internal engine components (e.g. intake valves and / or manifold, and combustion chambers). Read More »

    • TSB #09-78-21

      Date Announced:
      JUL 30, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10199934

      This bulletin announces the availability of Engine Control Module (ECM) reprograming files to correct DTC P015A and/or P015B. Read More »

    • TSB #09-74-21R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 28, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10198768

      This bulletin provides updated parts information and a service procedure to follow for removing accumulated carbon deposits from fuel injectors and internal engine components (e.g. intake valves and / or manifold, and combustion chambers). Read More »

    • TSB #09-51-08R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 07, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10198749

      This bulletin is to advise of SOA⿿s revised catalytic converter recycling program shipping procedure. Read More »

    • TSB #02-187-21

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10198741

      This bulletin outlines changes in the service procedure for engine oil pressure inspection. Read More »

    • TSB #09-74-21R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 21, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10194830

      This bulletin provides updated parts information and a service procedure to follow for removing accumulated carbon deposits from fuel injectors and internal engine components. Read More »

    • TSB #11-199-20R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 04, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10188164

      This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Engine Control Module (ECM). Read More »

    • TSB #02-131-12R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 22, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186347

      The purpose of this bulletin is to provide procedures for the diagnosis and repair of oil seepage which may be coming from the timing chain cover, front camshaft cap, camshaft carrier, and/or upper oil pan. Read More »

    • TSB #03-82-18R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 12, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186364

      This bulletin announces a design change to the clutch release bearing. Read More »

    • TSB #06-79-20

      Date Announced:
      AUG 31, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179422

      This bulletin announces availability of new master cylinder application shaft seals. Read More »

    • TSB #03-82-18R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 26, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179416

      This service information bulletin announces a design change to the clutch release bearing used on the models listed. Read More »

    • TSB #Subarunet Announ

      Date Announced:
      MAR 27, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173193

      Update: Owner notification WUK-96 DIT exhaust pipe front (EPF) nut torque service campaign/voluntary emissions recall. Read More »

    • TSB #WUK-96R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 26, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173189

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service campaign for certain 2015-2018 Forester 2.0L Turbo and 2016-2018 WRX models which may experience a loosening of the front exhaust pipe nuts. Read More »

    • TSB #07-75-13R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 10, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173117

      This Bulletin provides information regarding DTC P0606 related specifically to the determination of this code on Forester Turbo and applicable WRX models. Read More »

    • TSB #18-198-20

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

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

    • TSB #11-197-20

      Date Announced:
      FEB 11, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171917

      This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Engine Control Module (ECM). These new files address concerns of the check engine light coming on and setting a DTC P0400: EGR ⿿A⿝ FLOW. Read More »

    • TSB #11-199-20

      Date Announced:
      FEB 11, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171919

      This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Engine Control Module (ECM). Read More »

    • TSB #Subarunet Announ

      Date Announced:
      FEB 07, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171872

      Owner notification WUK-96 DIT exhaust pipe front (EPF) nut torque service campaign/voluntary emission recall. Read More »

    • TSB #11-195-20

      Date Announced:
      JAN 30, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171099

      This bulletin announces availability of a new vacuum hose assembly for the positive crankcase ventilation (PCV) system incorporating improved sealing to prevent potential oil seepage. Read More »

    • TSB #WUK-96

      Date Announced:
      DEC 05, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169855

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service campaign for certain 2015-2018 Forester 2.0L Turbo and 2016-2018 WRX models which may experience a loosening of the front exhaust pipe nuts. Read More »

    • TSB #02-131-12R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165512

      The purpose of this Bulletin is to provide procedures for the diagnosis and repair of oil seepage which may be coming from the timing chain cover, front camshaft cap, camshaft carrier and / or upper oil pan. Read More »

    • TSB #11-191-19R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 05, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164182

      This bulletin announces availability of a new Engine Control Module (ECM) for the models listed above designed to address DTC P2610: ⿿ECM/PCM ENGINE OFF TIMER PERFORMANCE⿝. Read More »

    • TSB #02-163-16R

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

      This Service Information bulletin provides new inspection and repair procedures for AVCS (Active Valve Control System) -related DTCs on the FA and FB engine equipped models listed above. Read More »

    • TSB #07-136-18

      Date Announced:
      JUL 18, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143875

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #09-68-18

      Date Announced:
      MAY 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10141492

      This Service Information bulletin announces a design change to the exhaust system cover. The purpose of the change is to improve parts integration (or ?commonality?) between models. Read More »

    • TSB #02-170-17

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

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

    • TSB #02-166-17R

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

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

    • TSB #02-166-17

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

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

    • TSB #10-84-16R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 14, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120975

      This bulletin announces the availability of a new Air Conditioning compressor / clutch assembly to address customer concerns of the system not operating. Read More »

    • TSB #11-164-16

      Date Announced:
      APR 29, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139470

      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. Read More »

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

    • TSB #02-168-17

      Date Announced:
      JUN 15, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117529

      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. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER

    • TSB #02-173-18

      Date Announced:
      FEB 06, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140425

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #02-173-18

      Date Announced:
      FEB 06, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140480

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #11-169-16

      Date Announced:
      NOV 10, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120995

      Turbo models only. This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM. Read More »

    • TSB #WTA-62SS

      Date Announced:
      APR 04, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140525

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #WTA-62

      Date Announced:
      APR 04, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140497

      Turbo models only. Subject: Update ? Subaru Safety Recall Campaign/ STOP SALE: WTA?62 Turbo Engine Air Intake Duct. Read More »

    • TSB #WTA-62A

      Date Announced:
      APR 04, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140498

      Turbo models only. Service Procedure Bulletin. The repair procedure will involve inspecting and possibly replacing the turbocharger air intake duct. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OTHER FUEL TYPES:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER

    • TSB #02-173-18

      Date Announced:
      FEB 06, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140480

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #WTA-62SS

      Date Announced:
      APR 04, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140525

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #WTA-62

      Date Announced:
      APR 04, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140497

      Turbo models only. Subject: Update ? Subaru Safety Recall Campaign/ STOP SALE: WTA?62 Turbo Engine Air Intake Duct. Read More »

    • TSB #WTA-62A

      Date Announced:
      APR 04, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140498

      Turbo models only. Service Procedure Bulletin. The repair procedure will involve inspecting and possibly replacing the turbocharger air intake duct. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:GAS RECIRCULATION VALVE (EGR VALVE)

    • TSB #11-187-18

      Date Announced:
      DEC 21, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153624

      This bulletin announces reprogramming file availability to optimize the ECM and address isolated customer concerns of hesitation on acceleration. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE

    • TSB #Subarunet Announ

      Date Announced:
      DEC 05, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169833

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service campaign/ voluntary emissions recall for certain 2015-2018 Forester 2.0L Turbo and 2016-2018 WRX models which may experience a loosening of the fornt exhaust pip nuts. Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

    • TSB #09-74-21R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 24, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10201810

      This bulletin provides updated parts information and a service procedure to follow for removing accumulated carbon deposits from fuel injectors and internal engine components (e.g. intake valves and / or manifold, and combustion chambers). Read More »

    • TSB #09-74-21R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 30, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10201059

      This bulletin provides updated parts information and a service procedure to follow for removing accumulated carbon deposits from fuel injectors and internal engine components (e.g. intake valves and / or manifold, and combustion chambers). Read More »

    • TSB #11-187-18

      Date Announced:
      DEC 21, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153624

      This bulletin announces reprogramming file availability to optimize the ECM and address isolated customer concerns of hesitation on acceleration. Read More »

    • TSB #096516R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 15, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10131699

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #09-65-16

      Date Announced:
      DEC 30, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111071

      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. Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #09-64-16

      Date Announced:
      DEC 16, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111067

      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. Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM

    • TSB #09-65-16

      Date Announced:
      DEC 30, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111071

      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. Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #09-74-21R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 30, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10201059

      This bulletin provides updated parts information and a service procedure to follow for removing accumulated carbon deposits from fuel injectors and internal engine components (e.g. intake valves and / or manifold, and combustion chambers). Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY

    • TSB #09-63-16

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10084125

      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. Read More »

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

    POWER TRAIN

    • TSB #16-112-18R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 19, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10202832

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #16-131-20R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 23, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10198765

      This bulletin provides corrected diagnostics containing a revised flow for certain CVT solenoid related DTCs. Read More »

    • TSB #15-280-21R

      Date Announced:
      APR 13, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10191573

      Vehicles equipped with manual transmission and push-button start will follow DCM replacement procedure as outlined in TSB 15-279-21: Gen1 Telematics DCM Replacement for 3G Sunset which is applicable to manual transmission vehicles with ... Read More »

    • TSB #16-103-16R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185062

      This bulletin has been developed in response to a small number of customer concerns regarding fluid seepage found coming from the CVT assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #16-131-20

      Date Announced:
      NOV 09, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10183714

      This Service Information Bulletin provides corrected diagnostics containing a revised flow for certain CVT solenoid related DTCs. Read More »

    • TSB #03-83-20R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 21, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171926

      This bulletin announces availability of new shift forks and the corresponding sleeve and hub assembly to address isolated customer concerns of a rattling / vibration -type sound from the shift knob. Read More »

    • TSB #16-103-16R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 26, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165497

      This bulletin has been developed in response to a small number of customer concerns regarding fluid seepage found coming from the CVT assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #16-103-16R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 29, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164446

      "This bulletin has been developed in response to a small number of customer concerns regarding fluid seepage found coming from the CVT assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #16-112-18R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 06, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153178

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #03-82-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 26, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150924

      This Service Information bulletin announces a design change to the clutch release bearing used on the models as listed above. During assembly of the bearing, a different type of grease is used which has a higher resistance to heat. Read More »

    • TSB #03-82-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 26, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150949

      This Service Information bulletin announces a design change to the clutch release bearing used on the models as listed above. During assembly of the bearing, a different type of grease is used which has a higher resistance to heat. Read More »

    • TSB #16-115-18

      Date Announced:
      SEP 06, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146475

      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 years from the ... Read More »

    • TSB #16-103-16R

      Date Announced:
      APR 20, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111086

      This bulletin has been developed in response to a small number of customer concerns regarding fluid seepage found coming from the CVT assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #16-103-16

      Date Announced:
      DEC 14, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111066

      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. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #03-82-18R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 12, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186364

      This bulletin announces a design change to the clutch release bearing. Read More »

    • TSB #10-84-16R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 14, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120975

      This bulletin announces the availability of a new Air Conditioning compressor / clutch assembly to address customer concerns of the system not operating. Read More »

    • TSB #16-97-15

      Date Announced:
      NOV 04, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093861

      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. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

    • TSB #16-103-16R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154206

      This bulletin has been developed in response to a small number of customer concerns regarding fluid seepage found coming from the CVT assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #16-103-16R

      Date Announced:
      APR 20, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111086

      This bulletin has been developed in response to a small number of customer concerns regarding fluid seepage found coming from the CVT assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #16-103-16

      Date Announced:
      DEC 14, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111066

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #16-102-16

      Date Announced:
      JUL 11, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111091

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #03-67-12R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 28, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093129

      SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. HAS EXTENDED THE AVAILABILITY OF REMANUFACTURED CVT TRANSMISSIONS TO INCLUDE CROSSTREK, FORESTER AND IMPREZA APPLICATIONS. Read More »

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

    • TSB #11-164-16R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 22, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111097

      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. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • TSB #15-208-17R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 30, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10199933

      This bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed equipped with F10 7⿝ Navigation and 7⿝ Display Audio head units. Read More »

    • TSB #09-78-21

      Date Announced:
      JUL 30, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10199934

      This bulletin announces the availability of Engine Control Module (ECM) reprograming files to correct DTC P015A and/or P015B. Read More »

    • TSB #15-177-14R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 25, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10198770

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

    • TSB #15-280-21R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 17, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10198772

      Gen1 Telematics Reprogramming for 3G Sunset. Read More »

    • TSB #01-167-08R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 17, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10198758

      This bulletin contains additional information for recommended materials listed in the Service Manuals for individual models Read More »

    • TSB #07-195-21

      Date Announced:
      JUN 07, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10198744

      This bulletin outlines changes in the service procedure for replacement of the Power Rear Gate control module. Read More »

    • TSB #15-208-17R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 02, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10198742

      This bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed above equipped with F10 7⿝ Navigation and 7⿝ Display Audio head units. Read More »

    • TSB #15-208-17R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 21, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10194859

      This bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed equipped with F10 7⿝ Navigation and 7⿝ Display Audio head units. Read More »

    • TSB #15-280-21R

      Date Announced:
      APR 13, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10191573

      Vehicles equipped with manual transmission and push-button start will follow DCM replacement procedure as outlined in TSB 15-279-21: Gen1 Telematics DCM Replacement for 3G Sunset which is applicable to manual transmission vehicles with ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-280-21R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 25, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10189606

      Gen1 Telematics Reprogramming for 3G Sunset. Read More »

    • TSB #WQZ-61R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 15, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10189671

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service program for certain 2016 model year Forester, Impreza, Crosstrek, Legacy, and Outback vehicles equipped with Telematics (STARLINK). Read More »

    • TSB #11-199-20R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 04, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10188164

      This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Engine Control Module (ECM). Read More »

    • TSB #WQZ-61R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10187323

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service program for certain 2016 model year Forester, Impreza, Crosstrek, Legacy, and Outback vehicles equipped with Telematics (STARLINK). Read More »

    • TSB #07-112-16R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10187308

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #15-267-20R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 14, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186378

      This bulletin provides information related to the telematics system's Automatic Collision Notification (ACN) and Advanced Automatic Collision Notification (AACN) feature operation, diagnostic tips, and best practices. Read More »

    • TSB #01-168-09R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 04, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186348

      The purpose of this bulletin is to provide replacement key and immobilizer information. Read More »

    • TSB #15-205-16R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 21, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185092

      This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed involving ⿿Gen 2⿝ F10 Navigation and Display Audio units ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-208-17R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 09, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10183713

      This Service Information bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed above equipped with F10 7 Navigation and 7 Display Audio head units. Read More »

    • TSB #15-205-16R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 13, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10182220

      This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed involving ⿿Gen 2⿝ F10 Navigation and Display Audio ... Read More »

    • TSB #12-289-20R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 09, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10182211

      In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is extending the New Car Limited Warranty for the rear gate stays on the listed models and model years. Read More »

    • TSB #15-267-20

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

      This document discusses some of the conditions that may trigger an Automatic Collision Notification (CAN) (Gen1) or Advanced Automatic Collision Notification (AACN) (Gen2), without a collision, airbag deployment, or accident taking place. Read More »

    • TSB #15-266-20

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

      This Service Information Bulletin provides helpful procedures and best practices to utilize when customers present with concerns relating to the operation of their Gen 2 Telematics system equipped Subaru. Read More »

    • TSB #12-288-20

      Date Announced:
      MAY 05, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175977

      This bulletin announces a design change made to the Slide Rail components of the left and right front power seat frame / track assemblies used on the models listed. Read More »

    • TSB #15-208-17R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 04, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175969

      This service information bulletin announces availability of an enhancenment to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed equipped with F10 7" Navigation and 7" display audio head units. Read More »

    • TSB #17-17-13R

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

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

    • TSB #18-198-20

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

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

    • TSB #WUM-98R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 02, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173026

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2015-2018 model year Forester vehicles to replace the passenger-side front airbag Occupant Detection System (ODS) harness. A total of 366,282 U.S. Read More »

    • TSB #15-205-16R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 27, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171934

      This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving an F10 Navigation and Display Audio units ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-199-16R

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

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

    • TSB #11-197-20

      Date Announced:
      FEB 11, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171917

      This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Engine Control Module (ECM). These new files address concerns of the check engine light coming on and setting a DTC P0400: EGR ⿿A⿝ FLOW. Read More »

    • TSB #11-199-20

      Date Announced:
      FEB 11, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171919

      This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Engine Control Module (ECM). Read More »

    • TSB #07-152-19R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 31, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171105

      This bulletin announces availability of new power window switch assemblies. Read More »

    • TSB #17-17-13R

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

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

    • TSB #Subaru Retailers

      Date Announced:
      JAN 06, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171074

      The available inventory update for the WUM-98 harness Read More »

    • TSB #10-96-19

      Date Announced:
      DEC 13, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169881

      This bulletin announces availability of a new HVAC blower motor unit assemblies developed to address isolated concerns of the blower motor becoming inoperative. Read More »

    • TSB #15-208-17R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 09, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169864

      "This Service Information bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed above equipped with F10 7⿝ Navigation and 7⿝ Display Audio head units. Read More »

    • TSB #Subarunet Announ

      Date Announced:
      NOV 21, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168633

      Interim Owner Notification WUM-98 Forester Passenger-side Front Airbag ODS Recall. Read More »

    • TSB #WUM-98R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168629

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2015-2018 model year Forester vehicles to replace the passenger-side front airbag Occupant Detection System (ODS) harness. A total of 366,282 U.S. Read More »

    • TSB #WUE-90R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168589

      "Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain Crosstrek, Forester, Impreza, and WRX vehicles to replace the brake lamp switch. A total of 1,303,530 U.S. vehicles will be affected by this recall. Read More »

    • TSB #Subarunet Anounc

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168581

      To assist with customer inquiries regarding the ODS recall, please use the attached list of answers to questions you can expect in the coming days. Read More »

    • TSB #Subaru Retailers

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168583

      Updated- Retailer preowned reimbursement program WUM-98 Forester Occupant Detection System (ODS). Read More »

    • TSB #Subaru Retailers

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168584

      Parts availabilty for Forester Occupant Detection System (WUM-98). Subaru of America, Inc. is pleased to announce immediate availbilty and release of current stock of Forester seat cushions. Read More »

    • TSB #Subarunet Announ

      Date Announced:
      OCT 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166899

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2015-2018 model year Forester vehicles to replace the passenger-side front airbag Occupant Detection System (ODS) harness. A total of 355,151 U.S. Read More »

    • TSB #Subarunet Announ

      Date Announced:
      OCT 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166905

      Subaru of America Inc.. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2015-2018 model year Forester vehicles to replace the passenger-side front airbag Occupant Detection System (ODS) harness. A total of 365,515 U.S. Read More »

    • TSB #15-190-15R

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

      This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure. The exchange program policy can also be found in Sections 8.4.9 and 11.2. Read More »

    • TSB #15-205-16R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164184

      This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ⿿Gen 2⿝ F10 Navigation and Display Audio ... Read More »

    • TSB #11-191-19R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 05, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164182

      This bulletin announces availability of a new Engine Control Module (ECM) for the models listed above designed to address DTC P2610: ⿿ECM/PCM ENGINE OFF TIMER PERFORMANCE⿝. Read More »

    • TSB #11-191-19

      Date Announced:
      JUL 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163563

      This bulletin announces availability of a new Engine Control Module (ECM) for the models listed above designed to address DTC P2610: ⿿ECM/PCM ENGINE OFF TIMER PERFORMANCE⿝. Read More »

    • TSB #15-177-14R

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

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

    • TSB #07-152-19R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 12, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163526

      "This bulletin announces availability of new power window switch assemblies developed to address the following customer concerns: ⿢ Power windows inoperative from the driver⿿s door master and / or passenger front door switch ⿢ ... Read More »

    • TSB #WUE-90 tool

      Date Announced:
      JUL 09, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163520

      SOA has received multiple requests for additional 83399Fj000rt BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH tools and now has sufficient stock to allow retailers to place orders for single tools. Read More »

    • TSB #07-152-19

      Date Announced:
      MAY 02, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161812

      This bulletin announces availability of new power window switch assemblies developed to address the following customer concerns: ? Power windows inoperative from the driver?s door master and / or passenger front door switch ? Unable to ... Read More »

    • TSB #16-112-18R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10155220

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #16-119-19

      Date Announced:
      JAN 29, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154423

      This Service Information bulletin announces availability of a new control valve assembly (valve body) designed to prevent false detection of DTC P0841 and / or illumination of the AT Temp light. Read More »

    • TSB #11-187-18

      Date Announced:
      DEC 21, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153624

      This bulletin announces reprogramming file availability to optimize the ECM and address isolated customer concerns of hesitation on acceleration. Read More »

    • TSB #16-112-18R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 06, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153178

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #07-138-18

      Date Announced:
      JUL 30, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143877

      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). Read More »

    • TSB #16-112-18R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 21, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142838

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #07-128-18R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 11, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142826

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

    • TSB #07-108-16R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 22, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10141491

      This Service Information Bulletin provides a revised troubleshooting procedure and tips to follow when diagnosing a DTC B1650-?Occupant Classification System Malfunction?. Read More »

    • TSB #16-112-18R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 23, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10133528

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #07-133-18

      Date Announced:
      FEB 09, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140468

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #17-17-13R

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

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

    • TSB #11-173-17

      Date Announced:
      JUN 15, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117534

      This bulletin announces availability of ECM reprogramming files designed to optimize the ECM for improving HVAC blower fan speed control. Read More »

    • TSB #15-196-16R

      Date Announced:
      APR 25, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111085

      ONLY 2016-2017MY: Those Models equipped with STARLINK Telematics. Provisioning is the process by which the DCM receives the subscription request and activates the related DCM features requested as outlined in the specific subscription ... Read More »

    • TSB #11-169-16

      Date Announced:
      NOV 10, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120995

      Turbo models only. This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM. Read More »

    • TSB #07-112-16R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 08, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120993

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #07-75-13R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 08, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10131636

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #15-196-16R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 13, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111092

      TSB: Only those models equipped with Starlink Telematics. Data Communication Module (DCM) Procedures for Provisioning Failure, Inspection / Repair. Read More »

    • TSB #10-84-16R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 14, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120975

      This bulletin announces the availability of a new Air Conditioning compressor / clutch assembly to address customer concerns of the system not operating. Read More »

    • TSB #15-195-16

      Date Announced:
      APR 28, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140511

      This Service Information bulletin provides IMPORTANT information regarding diagnosis and replacement (when applicable) of the STARLINK Telematics Data Communication Module (DCM) along with a new claim submission requirement. Read More »

    • TSB #15-196-16M

      Date Announced:
      APR 15, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140528

      Only those vehicles with Telematics. On Friday, April 15, 2016, a letter will be sent out to a select group of customers regarding their current SUBARU STARLINK subscription. Read More »

    • TSB #10-84-16

      Date Announced:
      APR 14, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140504

      This bulletin announces the availability of a new Air Conditioning compressor / clutch assembly to address customer concerns of the system not operating. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

    • TSB #07-75-13R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 10, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173117

      This Bulletin provides information regarding DTC P0606 related specifically to the determination of this code on Forester Turbo and applicable WRX models. Read More »

    • TSB #07-75-13R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 28, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10133521

      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 ... Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR

    • TSB #07-112-16R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 08, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117541

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #07-112-16R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 08, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120993

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #711216

      Date Announced:
      AUG 12, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10182588

      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. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY:SOLENOID

    • TSB #02-170-17R

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

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

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

    • TSB #16-112-18R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10155220

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #16-112-18R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 06, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153178

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #07-75-13R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 28, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10133521

      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 ... Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:ANTI-THEFT:CONTROL MODULE

    • TSB #16-112-18R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10155220

      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. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

    • TSB #12-251-18

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

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

    • TSB #08-39-15

      Date Announced:
      OCT 02, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093622

      THIS SERVICE INFORMATION BULLETIN PROVIDES A PROCEDURE FOR RESETTING THE LIFETIME FUEL CONSUMPTION FUNCTION OF THE MFD. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

    • TSB #11-191-19

      Date Announced:
      JUL 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163563

      This bulletin announces availability of a new Engine Control Module (ECM) for the models listed above designed to address DTC P2610: ⿿ECM/PCM ENGINE OFF TIMER PERFORMANCE⿝. Read More »

    • TSB #15-205-16R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 28, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153627

      This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-199-16R

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

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

    • TSB #15-199-16R

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

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

    • TSB #15-208-17R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 02, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150885

      This Service Information bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed above equipped with F10 7? Navigation and 7? Display Audio head units. Read More »

    • TSB #15-205-16R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 15, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144881

      This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-199-16R

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

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

    • TSB #15-205-16R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 03, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10130278

      This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio ... Read More »

    • TSB #UPDATE - Removal

      Date Announced:
      JAN 03, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10130287

      The corrected update files are now available for download from Subarunet. TSB 15-20516R has been revised with new file names where applicable and re-posted to STIS. Read More »

    • TSB #15-199-16R

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

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

    • TSB #15-205-16R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 31, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111083

      This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving "Gen 2" F10 Navigation and Display Audio ... Read More »

    • TSB #11-164-16R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 22, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111097

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #15-198-16R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 08, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111103

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-198-16R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 22, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120981

      Revised TSB: 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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-199-16

      Date Announced:
      MAY 05, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139476

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

    • TSB #15-197-16

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

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

    • TSB #07-102-15

      Date Announced:
      DEC 07, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10094228

      THIS SERVICE INFORMATION BULLETIN PROVIDES A PROCEDURE TO FOLLOW FOR INITIAL DIAGNOSIS OF THE EYESIGHT SYSTEM. WHEN RECEIVING A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF A PROBLEM, E.G. Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING

    • TSB #WUE-90 tool

      Date Announced:
      JUL 09, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163520

      SOA has received multiple requests for additional 83399Fj000rt BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH tools and now has sufficient stock to allow retailers to place orders for single tools. Read More »

    • TSB #06-55-16R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 24, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120977

      (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. Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:FOG LIGHTS

    • TSB #15-232-18

      Date Announced:
      AUG 29, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145079

      This Service Information bulletin announces a change made to the lens portion of the fog light assembly. The new lens has optimized light distribution characteristics while remaining interchangeable with the original type. Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BACK UP LIGHTS

    • TSB #07-128-18R

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

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

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS

    • TSB #WUE-90 tool

      Date Announced:
      JUL 09, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163520

      SOA has received multiple requests for additional 83399Fj000rt BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH tools and now has sufficient stock to allow retailers to place orders for single tools. Read More »

    • TSB #WUE-90R

      Date Announced:
      APR 24, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160204

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain Crosstrek, Forester, Impreza, and WRX vehicles to replace the brake lamp switch. A total of 1,303,530 U.S. vehicles will be affected by this recall. Read More »

    • TSB #06-55-16R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 22, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10131628

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #06-55-16R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 06, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117530

      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. Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS:SWITCH

    • TSB #WUE-90 tool

      Date Announced:
      JUL 09, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163520

      SOA has received multiple requests for additional 83399Fj000rt BRAKE LIGHT SWITCH tools and now has sufficient stock to allow retailers to place orders for single tools. Read More »

    • TSB #WUE-90

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160512

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain Crosstrek, Forester, Impreza, and WRX vehicles to replace the brake lamp switch. A total of 1,303,530 U.S. vehicles will be affected by this recall. Read More »

    • TSB #07-128-18R

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

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

    VISIBILITY

    • TSB #07-152-19R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 31, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171105

      This bulletin announces availability of new power window switch assemblies. Read More »

    • TSB #12-272-19R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165550

      This bulletin announces a design change made to the front door glass run channels. Water can enter the run channels and cause a stick-slip (judder) condition to occur as the door glass opens and closes. Read More »

    • TSB #07-152-19R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 12, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163526

      "This bulletin announces availability of new power window switch assemblies developed to address the following customer concerns: ⿢ Power windows inoperative from the driver⿿s door master and / or passenger front door switch ⿢ ... Read More »

    • TSB #07-152-19

      Date Announced:
      MAY 02, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161812

      This bulletin announces availability of new power window switch assemblies developed to address the following customer concerns: ? Power windows inoperative from the driver?s door master and / or passenger front door switch ? Unable to ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-232-18

      Date Announced:
      AUG 29, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145079

      This Service Information bulletin announces a change made to the lens portion of the fog light assembly. The new lens has optimized light distribution characteristics while remaining interchangeable with the original type. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD

    • TSB #12-234-18

      Date Announced:
      JUL 28, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143878

      This bulletin provides a repair procedure for replacing the foam cushion installed between the top front edge of the IP and the windshield glass. Read More »

    • TSB #12-234-18

      Date Announced:
      MAR 28, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10133522

      This bulletin provides a repair procedure for replacing the foam cushion installed between the top front edge of the IP and the windshield glass. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

    • TSB #07-152-19R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 12, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163526

      "This bulletin announces availability of new power window switch assemblies developed to address the following customer concerns: ⿢ Power windows inoperative from the driver⿿s door master and / or passenger front door switch ⿢ ... Read More »

    VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:EXTERIOR

    • TSB #12-195-15

      Date Announced:
      DEC 14, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10094342

      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. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM

    • TSB #10-87-17

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10187310

      This bulletin provides a service procedure to address customer concerns of a rattling-type sound\ coming from the defroster vent grille area of the instrument panel (IP) near the base of the windshield. Read More »

    AIR BAGS

    • TSB #17-17-13R

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

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

    • TSB #WUM-98R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 02, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173026

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2015-2018 model year Forester vehicles to replace the passenger-side front airbag Occupant Detection System (ODS) harness. A total of 366,282 U.S. Read More »

    • TSB #Subarunet Announ

      Date Announced:
      FEB 07, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171871

      Owner notification WUM-98 Forester Passenger-side Front Airbag ODS Recall. Read More »

    • TSB #17-17-13R

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

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

    • TSB #Subaru Retailers

      Date Announced:
      JAN 06, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171074

      The available inventory update for the WUM-98 harness Read More »

    • TSB #Subarunet Announ

      Date Announced:
      NOV 21, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168633

      Interim Owner Notification WUM-98 Forester Passenger-side Front Airbag ODS Recall. Read More »

    • TSB #WUM-98R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168629

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2015-2018 model year Forester vehicles to replace the passenger-side front airbag Occupant Detection System (ODS) harness. A total of 366,282 U.S. Read More »

    • TSB #Subarunet Anounc

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168581

      To assist with customer inquiries regarding the ODS recall, please use the attached list of answers to questions you can expect in the coming days. Read More »

    • TSB #WUM-98R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 22, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166904

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2015-2018 model year Forester vehicles to replace the passenger-side front airbag Occupant Detection System (ODS) harness. A total of 366,282 U.S. Read More »

    • TSB #Subaru Retailers

      Date Announced:
      OCT 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166925

      To support our retailers partners currently stocking certain 2015-2018MY pre-owned Subaru Forester vehicle affected by the WUM-98 ODS recall announced on October 8, 2019, Subaru of America, Inc. Read More »

    • TSB #Subarunet Announ

      Date Announced:
      OCT 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166899

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2015-2018 model year Forester vehicles to replace the passenger-side front airbag Occupant Detection System (ODS) harness. A total of 355,151 U.S. Read More »

    • TSB #17-17-13R

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

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

    • TSB #17-17-13R

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

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

    AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:PASSENGER SIDE:INFLATOR MODULE

    • TSB #Subarunet Announ

      Date Announced:
      OCT 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166899

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2015-2018 model year Forester vehicles to replace the passenger-side front airbag Occupant Detection System (ODS) harness. A total of 355,151 U.S. Read More »

    AIR BAGS:SENSOR:OCCUPANT CLASSIFICATION

    • TSB #WUM-98R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 22, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166904

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2015-2018 model year Forester vehicles to replace the passenger-side front airbag Occupant Detection System (ODS) harness. A total of 366,282 U.S. Read More »

    • TSB #Subaru Retailers

      Date Announced:
      OCT 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166925

      To support our retailers partners currently stocking certain 2015-2018MY pre-owned Subaru Forester vehicle affected by the WUM-98 ODS recall announced on October 8, 2019, Subaru of America, Inc. Read More »

    • TSB #Subarunet Announ

      Date Announced:
      OCT 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166905

      Subaru of America Inc.. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2015-2018 model year Forester vehicles to replace the passenger-side front airbag Occupant Detection System (ODS) harness. A total of 365,515 U.S. Read More »

    • TSB #07-108-16R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 07, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138780

      This Service Information Bulletin provides a revised troubleshooting procedure and tips to follow when diagnosing a DTC B1650- ?Occupant Classification System Malfunction?. Read More »

    • TSB #07-108-16R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 26, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117531

      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. Read More »

    SEAT BELTS

    • TSB #12-203-16R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 04, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10201027

      This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame. Read More »

    • TSB #12-203-16R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 12, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186363

      This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame. Read More »

    • TSB #12-203-16R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 15, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185082

      This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame. Read More »

    • TSB #12-203-16R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 15, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185083

      This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame. Read More »

    • TSB #12-203-16R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 08, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175988

      This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame. Read More »

    STRUCTURE

    • TSB #12-223-17

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10187313

      This bulletin provides a procedure for replacement of the black foam rubber insulating cushions for the roof spoiler. Read More »

    • TSB #12-289-20

      Date Announced:
      AUG 31, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179427

      In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is extending the New Car Limited Warranty for the rear gate stays on the listed models and model years. Read More »

    • TSB #05-69-19

      Date Announced:
      JUL 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163556

      This Service Information Bulletin announces a change made to the rear subframe retaining bolts used on the models listed above. The design changes provide the bolt with an increased durability against rust. Read More »

    • TSB #02-182-19

      Date Announced:
      MAY 28, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161831

      This Service Information bulletin announces a design change made to the TGV assemblies used on the Forester Turbo models and WRXs listed above. Read More »

    • TSB #07-154-19

      Date Announced:
      MAY 28, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161829

      This Service Information bulletin provides a revised Step to follow when diagnosing a DTC B2513- LATCH CONDITION FAILURE. The number of wiring checks found in Step 9 has been reduced from six to three as shown in the illustration below. Read More »

    • TSB #12-204-16R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 24, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145073

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #12-231-18R

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

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

    • TSB #12-204-16R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 20, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111095

      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. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

    • TSB #12-251-18

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

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

    • TSB #12-231-18R

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

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

    STRUCTURE:BODY

    • TSB #12-251-18

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

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

    • TSB #12-251-18

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

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

    • TSB #12-231-18

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

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

    STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

    • TSB #12-284-20

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

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

    • TSB #12-195-15

      Date Announced:
      DEC 14, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10094342

      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. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE

    • TSB #12-289-20R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 09, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10182211

      In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is extending the New Car Limited Warranty for the rear gate stays on the listed models and model years. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE

    • TSB #Subarunet Announ

      Date Announced:
      OCT 09, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10182205

      We recently informed retailers and customers of an extension to the New Vehicle Limited Warranty for 2014-2018 Forester Rear Gate Stays. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:ROOF AND PILLARS

    • TSB #12-204-16R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 20, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111095

      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. Read More »

    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

    • TSB #07-195-21

      Date Announced:
      JUN 07, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10198744

      This bulletin outlines changes in the service procedure for replacement of the Power Rear Gate control module. Read More »

    • TSB #Subarunet Announ

      Date Announced:
      OCT 09, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10182205

      We recently informed retailers and customers of an extension to the New Vehicle Limited Warranty for 2014-2018 Forester Rear Gate Stays. Read More »

    • TSB #12-289-20R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 09, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10182211

      In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is extending the New Car Limited Warranty for the rear gate stays on the listed models and model years. Read More »

    • TSB #12-284-20

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

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

    • TSB #12-251-18

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

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

    WHEELS

    • TSB #05-79-20R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 29, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10201813

      This bulletin announces a change made to the wheel lug nuts. Read More »

    • TSB #05-79-20

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

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

    • TSB #05-70-19R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 02, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185064

      This bulletin announces a design change made to the rear wheel / brake backing plates. Read More »

    • TSB #05-76-20

      Date Announced:
      AUG 31, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179421

      This bulletin announces availability of new front wheel hub assemblies incorporating bearing surfaces having increased resistance to imperfections resulting from shock loads. Read More »

    • TSB #14-24-20

      Date Announced:
      MAR 19, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173125

      This service information bulletin outlines a procedure for Subaru Special Tool Kit number J-53014. Read More »

    • TSB #05-70-19

      Date Announced:
      SEP 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165552

      This bulletin announces a design change made to the rear wheel / brake backing plates. Under certain circumstances, some customers may have a concern regarding a howling-type sound from the rear of the vehicle later diagnosed as a ... Read More »

    WHEELS:HUB

    • TSB #05-76-20R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 22, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10188193

      This bulletin announces availability of new front wheel hub assemblies incorporating bearing surfaces having increased resistance to imperfections resulting from shock loads. Read More »

    SEATS

    • TSB #12-203-16R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 04, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10201027

      This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame. Read More »

    • TSB #12-308-21

      Date Announced:
      JAN 26, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186399

      This bulletin announces a design change made to the front seat hinge bolts. Read More »

    • TSB #12-203-16R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 12, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186363

      This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame. Read More »

    • TSB #12-203-16R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 15, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185082

      This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame. Read More »

    • TSB #12-288-20

      Date Announced:
      MAY 05, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175977

      This bulletin announces a design change made to the Slide Rail components of the left and right front power seat frame / track assemblies used on the models listed. Read More »

    • TSB #WUM-98R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 02, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173026

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2015-2018 model year Forester vehicles to replace the passenger-side front airbag Occupant Detection System (ODS) harness. A total of 366,282 U.S. Read More »

    • TSB #Subaru Retailers

      Date Announced:
      JAN 06, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171074

      The available inventory update for the WUM-98 harness Read More »

    • TSB #Subaru Retailers

      Date Announced:
      DEC 13, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169883

      Harness inventory (Part# 64084SG23A) is now available and must be ordered through PRIME -- Retailer order levels are on Subarunet under Recalls & Campaigns. Read More »

    • TSB #WUM-98

      Date Announced:
      DEC 13, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169876

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2015-2018 model year Forester vehicles to replace the passenger-side front airbag Occupant Detection System (ODS) harness. A total of 366,282 U.S. Read More »

    • TSB #Subaru Retailers

      Date Announced:
      DEC 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169871

      WUM-98 Harness (Recall) parts. Harness inventory (Part# 64084SG23A) is now available and must be ordered through PRIME-- Retailer order levels are on Subarnet under Recalls & Campaigns. Read More »

    • TSB #Subaru Retailers

      Date Announced:
      DEC 04, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169832

      Customer concern claim submission for WUM-98 prior to supply of harness (recall) parts. Read More »

    • TSB #Subarunet Announ

      Date Announced:
      NOV 21, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168633

      Interim Owner Notification WUM-98 Forester Passenger-side Front Airbag ODS Recall. Read More »

    • TSB #WUM-98R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168629

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2015-2018 model year Forester vehicles to replace the passenger-side front airbag Occupant Detection System (ODS) harness. A total of 366,282 U.S. Read More »

    • TSB #Subaru Retailers

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168584

      Parts availabilty for Forester Occupant Detection System (WUM-98). Subaru of America, Inc. is pleased to announce immediate availbilty and release of current stock of Forester seat cushions. Read More »

    • TSB #07-108-16R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 22, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145071

      This Service Information Bulletin provides a revised troubleshooting procedure and tips to follow when diagnosing a DTC B1650- ?Occupant Classification System Malfunction?. Read More »

    • TSB #07-108-16R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 22, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10141491

      This Service Information Bulletin provides a revised troubleshooting procedure and tips to follow when diagnosing a DTC B1650-?Occupant Classification System Malfunction?. Read More »

    • TSB #07-108-16R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 12, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10131667

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #07-108-16

      Date Announced:
      APR 18, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140503

      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. Read More »

    FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE

    • TSB #15-267-20

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

      This document discusses some of the conditions that may trigger an Automatic Collision Notification (CAN) (Gen1) or Advanced Automatic Collision Notification (AACN) (Gen2), without a collision, airbag deployment, or accident taking place. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #18-216-21

      Date Announced:
      AUG 23, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10201043

      This bulletin provides a description of current changes to Service Manuals available via the Subaru Technical Information System (STIS) web site. Read More »

    • TSB #15-208-17R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 30, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10199933

      This bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed equipped with F10 7⿝ Navigation and 7⿝ Display Audio head units. Read More »

    • TSB #Subarunet Announ

      Date Announced:
      JUL 26, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10199956

      As part of Subaru⿿s dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is announcing an extension to the Basic New Car Limited Warranty for the Electronic Power Steering Gear Box Assembly for certain 2012-2018 MY vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #Subaru Owner Let

      Date Announced:
      JUL 26, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10199957

      As part of Subaru of America⿿s dedication to customer satisfaction, this letter is to inform you of an extension to the Basic New Car Limited Warranty for your vehicle⿿s Electronic Power Steering Gear Box Assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #01-167-08R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 17, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10198758

      This bulletin contains additional information for recommended materials listed in the Service Manuals for individual models Read More »

    • TSB #09-51-08R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 07, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10198749

      This bulletin is to advise of SOA⿿s revised catalytic converter recycling program shipping procedure. Read More »

    • TSB #15-208-17R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 21, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10194859

      This bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed equipped with F10 7⿝ Navigation and 7⿝ Display Audio head units. Read More »

    • TSB #18-207-21

      Date Announced:
      MAY 05, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10194826

      Description of current changes to Service Manuals available via the Subaru Technical Information System (STIS) web site. Read More »

    • TSB #05-76-20R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 22, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10188193

      This bulletin announces availability of new front wheel hub assemblies incorporating bearing surfaces having increased resistance to imperfections resulting from shock loads. Read More »

    • TSB #14-22-16R

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

      To help reduce confusion and increase technician efficiency, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) has developed the following cross reference list to help locate the appropriate Special Service Tool. Read More »

    • TSB #12-308-21

      Date Announced:
      JAN 26, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186399

      This bulletin announces a design change made to the front seat hinge bolts. Read More »

    • TSB #18-204-21

      Date Announced:
      JAN 19, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186388

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

    • TSB #15-267-20R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 14, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186378

      This bulletin provides information related to the telematics system's Automatic Collision Notification (ACN) and Advanced Automatic Collision Notification (AACN) feature operation, diagnostic tips, and best practices. Read More »

    • TSB #03-82-18R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 12, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186364

      This bulletin announces a design change to the clutch release bearing. Read More »

    • TSB #01-168-09R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 04, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186348

      The purpose of this bulletin is to provide replacement key and immobilizer information. Read More »

    • TSB #12-203-16R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 15, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185082

      This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame. Read More »

    • TSB #12-203-16R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 15, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185083

      This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame. Read More »

    • TSB #10-19-20

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

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

    • TSB #15-205-16R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 13, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10182220

      This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed involving ⿿Gen 2⿝ F10 Navigation and Display Audio ... Read More »

    • TSB #Subarunet Announ

      Date Announced:
      OCT 09, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10182205

      We recently informed retailers and customers of an extension to the New Vehicle Limited Warranty for 2014-2018 Forester Rear Gate Stays. Read More »

    • TSB #12-289-20R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 09, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10182211

      In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is extending the New Car Limited Warranty for the rear gate stays on the listed models and model years. Read More »

    • TSB #14-22-16R

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

      Special Service Tools Cross Reference List. Read More »

    • TSB #15-266-20

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

      This Service Information Bulletin provides helpful procedures and best practices to utilize when customers present with concerns relating to the operation of their Gen 2 Telematics system equipped Subaru. Read More »

    • TSB #12-203-16R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 08, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175988

      This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame. Read More »

    • TSB #01-181-20

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

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

    • TSB #WUK-96R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 26, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173189

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service campaign for certain 2015-2018 Forester 2.0L Turbo and 2016-2018 WRX models which may experience a loosening of the front exhaust pipe nuts. Read More »

    • TSB #12-284-20

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

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

    • TSB #14-24-20

      Date Announced:
      MAR 19, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173125

      This service information bulletin outlines a procedure for Subaru Special Tool Kit number J-53014. Read More »

    • TSB #17-17-13R

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

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

    • TSB #07-75-13R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 10, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173117

      This Bulletin provides information regarding DTC P0606 related specifically to the determination of this code on Forester Turbo and applicable WRX models. Read More »

    • TSB #18-198-20

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

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

    • TSB #Subarunet Announ

      Date Announced:
      FEB 28, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171946

      Avaiability of 64084SG23A- WUM-98 Sensor Harness kit has stabilized and sufficient quantities are currently available to complete all remaining repairs for this recall. Read More »

    • TSB #15-205-16R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 27, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171934

      This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving an F10 Navigation and Display Audio units ... Read More »

    • TSB #07-152-19R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 31, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171105

      This bulletin announces availability of new power window switch assemblies. Read More »

    • TSB #05-73-20

      Date Announced:
      JAN 30, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171098

      This Service Information Bulletin announces part number change information for the rear suspension coil springs used on the models listed. Read More »

    • TSB #WUT-05

      Date Announced:
      JAN 22, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171092

      In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service program to replace the rear coil springs on certain 2014-2016 model year Forester vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #17-17-13R

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

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

    • TSB #15-190-15R

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

      This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure. The exchange program policy can also be found in Sections 8.4.9 and 11.2. Read More »

    • TSB #15-208-17R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 09, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169864

      "This Service Information bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed above equipped with F10 7⿝ Navigation and 7⿝ Display Audio head units. Read More »

    • TSB #WUM-98R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168629

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2015-2018 model year Forester vehicles to replace the passenger-side front airbag Occupant Detection System (ODS) harness. A total of 366,282 U.S. Read More »

    • TSB #WUE-90R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168589

      "Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain Crosstrek, Forester, Impreza, and WRX vehicles to replace the brake lamp switch. A total of 1,303,530 U.S. vehicles will be affected by this recall. Read More »

    • TSB #Subaru Retailers

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168583

      Updated- Retailer preowned reimbursement program WUM-98 Forester Occupant Detection System (ODS). Read More »

    • TSB #Subaru Retailers

      Date Announced:
      OCT 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166925

      To support our retailers partners currently stocking certain 2015-2018MY pre-owned Subaru Forester vehicle affected by the WUM-98 ODS recall announced on October 8, 2019, Subaru of America, Inc. Read More »

    • TSB #15-190-15R

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

      This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure. The exchange program policy can also be found in Sections 8.4.9 and 11.2. Read More »

    • TSB #15-205-16R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 03, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162998

      This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio ... Read More »

    • TSB #02-182-19

      Date Announced:
      MAY 28, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161831

      This Service Information bulletin announces a design change made to the TGV assemblies used on the Forester Turbo models and WRXs listed above. Read More »

    • TSB #07-154-19

      Date Announced:
      MAY 28, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161829

      This Service Information bulletin provides a revised Step to follow when diagnosing a DTC B2513- LATCH CONDITION FAILURE. The number of wiring checks found in Step 9 has been reduced from six to three as shown in the illustration below. Read More »

    • TSB #Subaru Tech Tips

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

      Subaru Service and Technical Support Line Newletter. Read More »

    • TSB #14-22-16R

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

      To help reduce confusion and increase technician efficiency, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) has developed the following cross reference list to help locate the appropriate Special Service Tool. Read More »

    • TSB #15-208-17R

      Date Announced:
      APR 25, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160202

      This Service Information bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed above equipped with F10 7? Navigation and 7? Display Audio head units. Read More »

    • TSB #15-239-19

      Date Announced:
      MAR 13, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160498

      This Service information bulletin announces a design change made to the Cargo Net ? Rear Replacement Hardware Kit (F551SAG301). The new part number is F551SAN010. Read More »

    • TSB #16-120-19

      Date Announced:
      MAR 04, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160485

      This bulletin provides a procedure to follow for addressing customer concerns of a shuddering condition or chattering -type sound heard or felt when making sharp turns. Read More »

    • TSB #02-178-18R

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

      This Service Information bulletin announces a design change made to the rubber timing hole access plug to improve its retention and prevent water intrusion into the converter case. Read More »

    • TSB #02-134-12R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 31, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154425

      The purpose of this bulletin is to announce a change to the specification of the valve springs used in the FB engine. The new springs have different color paint marks to help identify their application. Read More »

    • TSB #03-82-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 26, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150949

      This Service Information bulletin announces a design change to the clutch release bearing used on the models as listed above. During assembly of the bearing, a different type of grease is used which has a higher resistance to heat. Read More »

    • TSB #15-208-17R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 02, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150885

      This Service Information bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed above equipped with F10 7? Navigation and 7? Display Audio head units. Read More »

    • TSB #15-190-15R

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

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

    • TSB #15-205-16R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 15, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144881

      This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio ... Read More »

    • TSB #02-177-18

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144874

      In conjunction with the launch of our new Remanufactured FB Engine Short Block Program, SOA would like to reinforce Core Return Policy (See Parts Policy & Procedures Manual ? Section 12. Read More »

    • TSB #15-205-16R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 30, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143882

      procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio units with 7? display. Read More »

    • TSB #15-177-14R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 11, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142834

      ONLY MODELS with AVN Navigation or Display Audio system. 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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #07-108-16R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 22, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10141491

      This Service Information Bulletin provides a revised troubleshooting procedure and tips to follow when diagnosing a DTC B1650-?Occupant Classification System Malfunction?. Read More »

    • TSB #15-222-18

      Date Announced:
      MAY 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10141499

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-207-16

      Date Announced:
      NOV 30, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10121001

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #15-206-16

      Date Announced:
      NOV 29, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10121000

      USB Device Not Recognized on Fujitsu-Ten (F10) 7? Display Navigation and Display Audio Units. This bulletin announces availability of a new auxiliary USB unit to address customer concerns where the 7? Display Audio or Audio Navigation ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-198-16R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10121002

      IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to the extensive revisions made to the information originally contained in this bulletin, a new bulletin, 15-205-16 has been issued. Please refer to this new bulletin for the latest information regarding this condition. Read More »

    • TSB #15-205-16

      Date Announced:
      NOV 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10121005

      This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio ... Read More »

    • TSB #01-168-09R

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

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

    • TSB #711216

      Date Announced:
      AUG 12, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10182588

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #216316

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

      This Service Information bulletin provides new inspection and repair procedures for AVCS (Active Valve Control System) -related DTCs on the FA and FB engine equipped models listed above. Read More »

    • TSB #15-198-16R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 22, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120981

      Revised TSB: 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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-195-16

      Date Announced:
      APR 28, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140511

      This Service Information bulletin provides IMPORTANT information regarding diagnosis and replacement (when applicable) of the STARLINK Telematics Data Communication Module (DCM) along with a new claim submission requirement. Read More »

    • TSB #15-177-14M2

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

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

    • TSB #07-108-16

      Date Announced:
      APR 18, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140503

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #01-168-09R

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

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

    • TSB #WTA-62SS

      Date Announced:
      APR 04, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140525

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #WTA-62

      Date Announced:
      APR 04, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140497

      Turbo models only. Subject: Update ? Subaru Safety Recall Campaign/ STOP SALE: WTA?62 Turbo Engine Air Intake Duct. Read More »

    • TSB #07-103-15

      Date Announced:
      DEC 16, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10094362

      THIS SERVICE INFORMATION BULLETIN ANNOUNCES A NEW REQUIREMENT REGARDING ONE-TIME USE PARTS WHICH MUST REPLACED WHENEVER DISCONNECTING OR REPLACING THE PRG ROD. Read More »

    • TSB #08-39-15

      Date Announced:
      OCT 02, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093622

      THIS SERVICE INFORMATION BULLETIN PROVIDES A PROCEDURE FOR RESETTING THE LIFETIME FUEL CONSUMPTION FUNCTION OF THE MFD. Read More »

    • TSB #02-162-15R

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

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

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

    • TSB #15-190-15R

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

      This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure. The exchange program policy can also be found in Sections 8.4.9 and 11.2. Read More »

    • TSB #15-205-16R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164184

      This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ⿿Gen 2⿝ F10 Navigation and Display Audio ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-177-14R

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

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

    • TSB #15-205-16R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 03, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162998

      This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-205-16R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 15, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144881

      This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-207-16

      Date Announced:
      NOV 30, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10121001

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #15-198-16R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10121002

      IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to the extensive revisions made to the information originally contained in this bulletin, a new bulletin, 15-205-16 has been issued. Please refer to this new bulletin for the latest information regarding this condition. Read More »

    • TSB #15-205-16

      Date Announced:
      NOV 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10121005

      This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-196-16R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 13, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111092

      TSB: Only those models equipped with Starlink Telematics. Data Communication Module (DCM) Procedures for Provisioning Failure, Inspection / Repair. Read More »

    • TSB #15-196-16M2

      Date Announced:
      APR 27, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140529

      Reminder: Only those vehicles with Telematics. On Friday, April 15, 2016, a letter will be sent out to a select group of customers regarding their current SUBARU STARLINK subscription. Read More »

    • TSB #15-196-16

      Date Announced:
      APR 25, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140509

      Only those vehicles with Telematics. Provisioning is the process by which the DCM receives the subscription request and activates the related DCM features requested as outlined in the specific subscription contract. Read More »

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

    • TSB #15-208-17R

      Date Announced:
      APR 25, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160202

      This Service Information bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed above equipped with F10 7? Navigation and 7? Display Audio head units. Read More »

    • TSB #15-208-17R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 02, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150930

      This Service Information bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed above equipped with F10 7? Navigation and 7? Display Audio head units. Read More »

    • TSB #15-205-16R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 15, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144881

      This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-205-16R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 03, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10130278

      This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-206-16

      Date Announced:
      NOV 29, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10121000

      USB Device Not Recognized on Fujitsu-Ten (F10) 7? Display Navigation and Display Audio Units. This bulletin announces availability of a new auxiliary USB unit to address customer concerns where the 7? Display Audio or Audio Navigation ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-198-16R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 08, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111103

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-177-14R

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

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

    • TSB #15-199-16

      Date Announced:
      MAY 05, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139476

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

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

    • TSB #15-205-16R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 21, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185092

      This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed involving ⿿Gen 2⿝ F10 Navigation and Display Audio units ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-208-17R

      Date Announced:
      APR 25, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160202

      This Service Information bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed above equipped with F10 7? Navigation and 7? Display Audio head units. Read More »

    • TSB #15-208-17R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 02, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150930

      This Service Information bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed above equipped with F10 7? Navigation and 7? Display Audio head units. Read More »

    • TSB #15-205-16R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 15, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144881

      This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio ... Read More »

    • TSB #F10-Gen2-NAV-15-

      Date Announced:
      JAN 15, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10130285

      TECHNICAL SUPPORT GUIDE FOR NAVIGATION AND AUDIO F10 GEN2 SYSTEMS. Read More »

    • TSB #15-215-18

      Date Announced:
      JAN 05, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10130280

      Models with FujitsuTEN (F10) Gen 2.0 / 2.1 Navigation or Display Audio Head Units ONLY. This bulletin provides a repair procedure to address specific, confirmed customer concerns of: ? Audio output interruption every 2-3 seconds when ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-205-16R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 03, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10130278

      This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio ... Read More »

    • TSB #UPDATE - Removal

      Date Announced:
      JAN 03, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10130287

      The corrected update files are now available for download from Subarunet. TSB 15-20516R has been revised with new file names where applicable and re-posted to STIS. Read More »

    • TSB #15-205-16R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 31, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111083

      This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving "Gen 2" F10 Navigation and Display Audio ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-206-16

      Date Announced:
      NOV 29, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10121000

      USB Device Not Recognized on Fujitsu-Ten (F10) 7? Display Navigation and Display Audio Units. This bulletin announces availability of a new auxiliary USB unit to address customer concerns where the 7? Display Audio or Audio Navigation ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-198-16R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10121002

      IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to the extensive revisions made to the information originally contained in this bulletin, a new bulletin, 15-205-16 has been issued. Please refer to this new bulletin for the latest information regarding this condition. Read More »

    • TSB #15-205-16

      Date Announced:
      NOV 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10121005

      This bulletin announces new reprogramming file availability and the software installation procedure to address additional operational concerns received from the field and listed below involving ?Gen 2? F10 Navigation and Display Audio ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-198-16R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 08, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111103

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-198-16R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 22, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120981

      Revised TSB: 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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-200-16

      Date Announced:
      MAY 24, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139521

      Models with Fujitsu-TEN / FTEN / (F10) Gen2 Navigation System only. Fujitsu-TEN / FTEN / (F10) Navigation: Voice Recognition Concerns with Finding Addresses in Some Metro Areas. Read More »

    • TSB #15-177-14R

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

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

    • TSB #15-198-16

      Date Announced:
      MAY 02, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139447

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-197-16

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

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

    • TSB #15-177-14R

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

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

    • TSB #F10TSG

      Date Announced:
      JAN 14, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10084297

      TECHNICAL SUPPORT GUIDE - GEN 2.0 & 2.1 MICRO SD NAVIGATION (AVN) DISPLAY AUDIO (DA) Read More »

    • TSB #F10 Tehnical Sup

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10197411

      Tehnical Suppurt Guide Gen 2.0 & 2.1 Micro SD Navigation (AVN) Gen 2.0 & 2.1 Display Audio (DA) Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL

    • TSB #12-288-20

      Date Announced:
      MAY 05, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175977

      This bulletin announces a design change made to the Slide Rail components of the left and right front power seat frame / track assemblies used on the models listed. Read More »

    • TSB #16-120-19

      Date Announced:
      MAR 04, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160485

      This bulletin provides a procedure to follow for addressing customer concerns of a shuddering condition or chattering -type sound heard or felt when making sharp turns. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

    • TSB #02-163-16R

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

      This Service Information bulletin provides new inspection and repair procedures for AVCS (Active Valve Control System) -related DTCs on the FA and FB engine equipped models listed above. Read More »

    • TSB #17-17-13R

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

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

    • TSB #18-195-18

      Date Announced:
      AUG 28, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145075

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

    • TSB #18-192-18

      Date Announced:
      MAR 02, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10133529

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

    • TSB #15-199-16R

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

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

    • TSB #17-17-13R

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

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

    • TSB #07-108-16R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 07, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138780

      This Service Information Bulletin provides a revised troubleshooting procedure and tips to follow when diagnosing a DTC B1650- ?Occupant Classification System Malfunction?. Read More »

    • TSB #01-168-09R

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

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

    • TSB #1818816

      Date Announced:
      AUG 24, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10182598

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

    • TSB #15-196-16M2

      Date Announced:
      APR 27, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140529

      Reminder: Only those vehicles with Telematics. On Friday, April 15, 2016, a letter will be sent out to a select group of customers regarding their current SUBARU STARLINK subscription. Read More »

    • TSB #15-177-14M2

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

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

    • TSB #15-196-16

      Date Announced:
      APR 25, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140509

      Only those vehicles with Telematics. Provisioning is the process by which the DCM receives the subscription request and activates the related DCM features requested as outlined in the specific subscription contract. Read More »

    • TSB #07-108-16

      Date Announced:
      APR 18, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140503

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #15-196-16M

      Date Announced:
      APR 15, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140528

      Only those vehicles with Telematics. On Friday, April 15, 2016, a letter will be sent out to a select group of customers regarding their current SUBARU STARLINK subscription. Read More »

    • TSB #01-168-09R

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

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

    • TSB #15-177-14M

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

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

    • TSB #WTA-62A

      Date Announced:
      APR 04, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140498

      Turbo models only. Service Procedure Bulletin. The repair procedure will involve inspecting and possibly replacing the turbocharger air intake duct. Read More »

    • TSB #SM

      Date Announced:
      JUL 28, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092010

      THE 2016 MY FORESTER SERVICE MANUAL (LOCATED IN THE SERVICE DIAGNOSTICS SECTION OF STIS) REQUIRES INTERNET EXPLORER (IE) 11 OR HIGHER. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

    • TSB #05-76-20R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 22, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10188193

      This bulletin announces availability of new front wheel hub assemblies incorporating bearing surfaces having increased resistance to imperfections resulting from shock loads. Read More »

    • TSB #18-204-21

      Date Announced:
      JAN 19, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186388

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

    • TSB #03-82-18R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 12, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186364

      This bulletin announces a design change to the clutch release bearing. Read More »

    • TSB #12-203-16R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 15, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185082

      This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame. Read More »

    • TSB #12-203-16R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 15, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185083

      This bulletin provides a procedure to address customer concerns of a squeaking sound originating from where the front seat belt buckle assembly attaches to the seat frame. Read More »

    • TSB #15-208-17R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 04, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175969

      This service information bulletin announces availability of an enhancenment to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed equipped with F10 7" Navigation and 7" display audio head units. Read More »

    • TSB #WUK-96R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 26, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173189

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service campaign for certain 2015-2018 Forester 2.0L Turbo and 2016-2018 WRX models which may experience a loosening of the front exhaust pipe nuts. Read More »

    • TSB #07-75-13R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 10, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173117

      This Bulletin provides information regarding DTC P0606 related specifically to the determination of this code on Forester Turbo and applicable WRX models. Read More »

    • TSB #07-152-19R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 31, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171105

      This bulletin announces availability of new power window switch assemblies. Read More »

    • TSB #17-17-13R

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

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

    • TSB #Subarunet Announ

      Date Announced:
      NOV 21, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168633

      Interim Owner Notification WUM-98 Forester Passenger-side Front Airbag ODS Recall. Read More »

    • TSB #15-239-19

      Date Announced:
      MAR 13, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160498

      This Service information bulletin announces a design change made to the Cargo Net ? Rear Replacement Hardware Kit (F551SAG301). The new part number is F551SAN010. Read More »

    • TSB #16-120-19

      Date Announced:
      MAR 04, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160485

      This bulletin provides a procedure to follow for addressing customer concerns of a shuddering condition or chattering -type sound heard or felt when making sharp turns. Read More »

    • TSB #03-82-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 26, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150924

      This Service Information bulletin announces a design change to the clutch release bearing used on the models as listed above. During assembly of the bearing, a different type of grease is used which has a higher resistance to heat. Read More »

    • TSB #03-82-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 26, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150949

      This Service Information bulletin announces a design change to the clutch release bearing used on the models as listed above. During assembly of the bearing, a different type of grease is used which has a higher resistance to heat. Read More »

    • TSB #15-199-16R

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

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

    • TSB #15-208-17R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 02, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150885

      This Service Information bulletin announces availability of an enhancement to the Gracenote database included in the vehicles listed above equipped with F10 7? Navigation and 7? Display Audio head units. Read More »

    • TSB #12-231-18R

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

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

    • TSB #02-173-18

      Date Announced:
      FEB 06, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140480

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #15-190-15R

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

      This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure. The exchange program policy can also be found in Sections 8.4.9 and 11.2. Read More »

    • TSB #216316

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

      This Service Information bulletin provides new inspection and repair procedures for AVCS (Active Valve Control System) -related DTCs on the FA and FB engine equipped models listed above. Read More »

    • TSB #15-177-14M2

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

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

    • TSB #01-168-09R

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

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

    EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

    • TSB #10-96-19

      Date Announced:
      DEC 13, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169881

      This bulletin announces availability of a new HVAC blower motor unit assemblies developed to address isolated concerns of the blower motor becoming inoperative. Read More »

    • TSB #10-86-17R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 27, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146486

      A design change was made to the blower motor assembly to address the following customer concerns: ? Blower fan is either inoperative or only operates on high speed. ? Excessive rotational-type sound heard when the fan is operating. Read More »

    • TSB #15-222-18

      Date Announced:
      MAY 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10141499

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #10-83-15R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 06, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10131633

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #11-173-17

      Date Announced:
      JUN 15, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117534

      This bulletin announces availability of ECM reprogramming files designed to optimize the ECM for improving HVAC blower fan speed control. Read More »

    • TSB #10-84-16

      Date Announced:
      APR 14, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140504

      This bulletin announces the availability of a new Air Conditioning compressor / clutch assembly to address customer concerns of the system not operating. Read More »

    • TSB #10-83-15

      Date Announced:
      NOV 25, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093914

      THIS SERVICE INFORMATION BULLETIN PROVIDES PRECAUTIONS TO USE WHEN REMOVING THE HVAC CONTROL PANEL TO PREVENT DAMAGING THE BLOWER FAN SPEED SWITCH. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:EMERGENCY:ESCAPE/EGRESS/EXIT

    • TSB #07-130-18

      Date Announced:
      JAN 22, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10130272

      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. Read More »

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