2017 Subaru Forester TSBs

2017 Subaru Forester

173 Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs)

TSB List for the 2017 Subaru Forester

The TSB information displayed below are summaries. Unfortunately we do not have access to the full versions. To get full information about a particular TSB, write down the TSB title & date, & either contact your local dealer or click on the links below.

STEERING

  • TSB #04-23-18R

    NHTSA ID #10154409

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 11 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin provides helpful tips to simplify the diagnosis of sound concerns originating in the electronic power steering (EPS) gearbox (steering rack) assembly. If a vehicle presents with a ?rattling?, ?knocking? or possibly a ?clanging

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  • TSB #04-24-18

    NHTSA ID #10153182

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

    Summary: This bulletin announces a new Electronic Power Steering (EPS) control module for the models listed above. These new EPS control modules address a limited number of customer concerns regarding increased steering effort which may occur during

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  • TSB #04-23-18

    NHTSA ID #10146487

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 27 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. If a vehicle presents with a ?rattling?, ?knocking? or

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  • TSB #04-21-18

    NHTSA ID #10143869

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

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

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  • TSB #05-63-18

    NHTSA ID #10142825

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

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

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  • TSB #04-20-18

    NHTSA ID #10141489

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

    Summary: 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.

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STEERING:RACK AND PINION:RACK

  • TSB #04-23-18R

    NHTSA ID #10154409

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 11 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin provides helpful tips to simplify the diagnosis of sound concerns originating in the electronic power steering (EPS) gearbox (steering rack) assembly. If a vehicle presents with a ?rattling?, ?knocking? or possibly a ?clanging

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STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM

  • TSB #04-23-18R

    NHTSA ID #10154409

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 11 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin provides helpful tips to simplify the diagnosis of sound concerns originating in the electronic power steering (EPS) gearbox (steering rack) assembly. If a vehicle presents with a ?rattling?, ?knocking? or possibly a ?clanging

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  • TSB #04-24-18

    NHTSA ID #10153182

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

    Summary: This bulletin announces a new Electronic Power Steering (EPS) control module for the models listed above. These new EPS control modules address a limited number of customer concerns regarding increased steering effort which may occur during

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  • TSB #04-18-17

    NHTSA ID #10117540

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

    Summary: MODELS WITH EYESIGHT ONLY. This bulletin announces availability of a new Electronic Power Steering (EPS) controller to address a very limited number of cases involving DTC B281C "INCOMPATIBLE WITH EYESIGHT (EPS)" in the EyeSight system.

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SUSPENSION

  • TSB #12-204-16R

    NHTSA ID #10145073

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

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

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SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:PEDALS AND LINKAGES

  • TSB #07-128-18R

    NHTSA ID #10130270

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

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

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SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:PADS

  • TSB #06-59-17R

    NHTSA ID #10141490

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

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

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ENGINE (PWS)

  • TSB #02-170-17R

    NHTSA ID #10160214

    • Date Announced: APRIL 23 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces part information for new Active Valve Control System (AVCS) oil control solenoid valves (OCV) which contain a redesigned internal oil seal. The new seal will eliminate potential oil seepage into the wire harness conn

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  • TSB #11-169-16R

    NHTSA ID #10155221

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 20 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 phantom

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  • TSB #02-134-12R

    NHTSA ID #10154425

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 31 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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.

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  • TSB #07-133-18

    NHTSA ID #10153187

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 14 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #07-133-18

    NHTSA ID #10140483

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

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

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  • TSB #07-133-18

    NHTSA ID #10140468

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

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

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  • TSB #02-168-17

    NHTSA ID #10117529

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

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

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  • TSB #WTJ70

    NHTSA ID #10120982

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

    Summary: This announcement supersedes the announcement previously posted August 30, 2016. In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. is initiating a service program for certain 2017 model year Forester non?Turbo vehicles with

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

  • TSB #02-163-16R

    NHTSA ID #10160490

    • Date Announced: MARCH 08 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. The applicable Service Manuals will be revised with t

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  • TSB #07-136-18

    NHTSA ID #10143875

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

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

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  • TSB #09-68-18

    NHTSA ID #10141492

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

    Summary: 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.

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  • TSB #02-170-17

    NHTSA ID #10131632

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

    Summary: This bulletin announces part information for new Active Valve Control System (AVCS) oil control solenoid valves (OCV) which contain a redesigned internal oil seal. The new seal will eliminate potential oil seepage into the wire harness co

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  • TSB #02-166-17R

    NHTSA ID #10117528

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

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

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  • TSB #02-166-17

    NHTSA ID #10111074

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

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

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

  • TSB #02-168-17

    NHTSA ID #10117529

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

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

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

  • TSB #02-173-18

    NHTSA ID #10140480

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

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

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  • TSB #02-173-18

    NHTSA ID #10140425

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

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

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  • TSB #11-169-16

    NHTSA ID #10120995

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

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

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

  • TSB #02-173-18

    NHTSA ID #10140480

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

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

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

  • TSB #11-187-18

    NHTSA ID #10153624

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

    Summary: This bulletin announces reprogramming file availability to optimize the ECM and address isolated customer concerns of hesitation on acceleration. The new logic provides enhanced ignition timing control during Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR)

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

  • TSB #11-187-18

    NHTSA ID #10153624

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

    Summary: This bulletin announces reprogramming file availability to optimize the ECM and address isolated customer concerns of hesitation on acceleration. The new logic provides enhanced ignition timing control during Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR)

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  • TSB #096516R

    NHTSA ID #10131699

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

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

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  • TSB #09-65-16

    NHTSA ID #10111071

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

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

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #09-64-16

    NHTSA ID #10111067

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

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

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM

  • TSB #09-65-16

    NHTSA ID #10111071

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

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

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POWER TRAIN

  • TSB #16-112-18R

    NHTSA ID #10153178

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

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

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  • TSB #03-82-18

    NHTSA ID #10150924

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 26 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. In cases

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  • TSB #03-82-18

    NHTSA ID #10150949

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 26 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. In cases

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  • TSB #16-115-18

    NHTSA ID #10146475

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

    Summary: 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 origi

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  • TSB #16-103-16R

    NHTSA ID #10111086

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

    Summary: This bulletin has been developed in response to a small number of customer concerns regarding fluid seepage found coming from the CVT assembly. Investigation has identified a likely source of the seepage to be the sealant used on the CVT'

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  • TSB #16-103-16

    NHTSA ID #10111066

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

    Summary: Only Models Equipped with TR690 CVT only. This bulletin has been developed in response to a small number of customer concerns regarding fluid seepage found coming from the CVT assembly. Investigation has identified a likely source o

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  • TSB #WTJ70

    NHTSA ID #10120982

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

    Summary: This announcement supersedes the announcement previously posted August 30, 2016. In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. is initiating a service program for certain 2017 model year Forester non?Turbo vehicles with

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  • TSB #WTJ-70A

    NHTSA ID #10120989

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 03 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: (non-Turbo) with CVT. Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a Service Campaign for certain 2017 model year Forester normally aspirated vehicles with CVT transmissions. Subaru has determined vehicles affected by this Service Pr

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  • TSB #WTJ-70

    NHTSA ID #10131645

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

    Summary: NON-TURBO MODELS - Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) has determined that certain 2017 model year Forester normally aspirated vehicles equipped with CVT transmissions will require additional CVT fluid. The CVT fluid (CVTFII) in affected ve

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POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

  • TSB #16-103-16R

    NHTSA ID #10154206

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 08 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin has been developed in response to a small number of customer concerns regarding fluid seepage found coming from the CVT assembly. Investigation has identified a likely source of the seepage to be the sealant used on the CVT?s

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  • TSB #WTJ-70R

    NHTSA ID #10117559

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 03 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Non-Turbo with CVT Models only. Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a Service Campaign for certain 2017 model year Forester normally aspirated vehicles with CVT transmissions. Subaru has determined vehicles affected by this Se

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  • TSB #16-103-16R

    NHTSA ID #10111086

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

    Summary: This bulletin has been developed in response to a small number of customer concerns regarding fluid seepage found coming from the CVT assembly. Investigation has identified a likely source of the seepage to be the sealant used on the CVT'

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  • TSB #16-103-16

    NHTSA ID #10111066

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

    Summary: Only Models Equipped with TR690 CVT only. This bulletin has been developed in response to a small number of customer concerns regarding fluid seepage found coming from the CVT assembly. Investigation has identified a likely source o

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • TSB #16-112-18R

    NHTSA ID #10155220

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 20 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #16-119-19

    NHTSA ID #10154423

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 29 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. Testing has revealed in some limited cases, a

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  • TSB #11-187-18

    NHTSA ID #10153624

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

    Summary: This bulletin announces reprogramming file availability to optimize the ECM and address isolated customer concerns of hesitation on acceleration. The new logic provides enhanced ignition timing control during Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR)

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  • TSB #16-112-18R

    NHTSA ID #10153178

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

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

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  • TSB #16-112-18R

    NHTSA ID #10142838

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

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

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  • TSB #07-128-18R

    NHTSA ID #10142826

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

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

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  • TSB #07-108-16R

    NHTSA ID #10141491

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

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

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  • TSB #16-112-18R

    NHTSA ID #10133528

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

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

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  • TSB #07-133-18

    NHTSA ID #10140468

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

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

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  • TSB #17-17-13R

    NHTSA ID #10138778

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

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

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  • TSB #11-174-17R

    NHTSA ID #10117543

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

    Summary: This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM and address the following customer concerns: * Check Engine light coming on (with DTC P05A0 stored in memory). * Potential battery discharge (dead batter

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  • TSB #11-174-17R

    NHTSA ID #10117535

    • Date Announced: JUNE 23 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM and address the following customer concerns: * Check Engine light coming on (with DTC P05A0 stored in memory). * Potential battery discharge (dead batter

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  • TSB #11-175-17

    NHTSA ID #10117536

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

    Summary: This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM and address the following customer concerns: * Engine RPM surge on light acceleration caused by improper EGR operation * Potential battery discharge (dea

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  • TSB #11-173-17

    NHTSA ID #10117534

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

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

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  • TSB #15-196-16R

    NHTSA ID #10111085

    • Date Announced: APRIL 25 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 con

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  • TSB #11-169-16

    NHTSA ID #10120995

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

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

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  • TSB #11-168-16

    NHTSA ID #10120992

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

    Summary: This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM. These new files will address customer concerns of Check Engine light illumination resulting from DTC P013F or P014B* being stored in the ECM memory. *DT

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  • TSB #07-75-13R

    NHTSA ID #10131636

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

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

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY

  • TSB #07-75-13R

    NHTSA ID #10133521

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

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

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  • TSB #11-174-17R

    NHTSA ID #10117543

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

    Summary: This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM and address the following customer concerns: * Check Engine light coming on (with DTC P05A0 stored in memory). * Potential battery discharge (dead batter

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  • TSB #11-174-17R

    NHTSA ID #10117535

    • Date Announced: JUNE 23 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM and address the following customer concerns: * Check Engine light coming on (with DTC P05A0 stored in memory). * Potential battery discharge (dead batter

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY:SOLENOID

  • TSB #02-170-17R

    NHTSA ID #10160214

    • Date Announced: APRIL 23 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces part information for new Active Valve Control System (AVCS) oil control solenoid valves (OCV) which contain a redesigned internal oil seal. The new seal will eliminate potential oil seepage into the wire harness conn

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

  • TSB #16-112-18R

    NHTSA ID #10155220

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 20 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #16-112-18R

    NHTSA ID #10153178

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

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

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  • TSB #07-75-13R

    NHTSA ID #10133521

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

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

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:ANTI-THEFT CONTROLLER

  • TSB #16-112-18R

    NHTSA ID #10155220

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 20 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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DIGITAL INSTRUMENT PANEL

  • TSB #12-251-18

    NHTSA ID #10150887

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

    Summary: 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.There

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

  • TSB #15-205-16R

    NHTSA ID #10153627

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

    Summary: 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 units

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  • TSB #15-199-16R

    NHTSA ID #10150937

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

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

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  • TSB #15-199-16R

    NHTSA ID #10150912

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

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

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  • TSB #15-208-17R

    NHTSA ID #10150885

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

    Summary: 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. When the user plays a pre-recorded C

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  • TSB #15-205-16R

    NHTSA ID #10144881

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 15 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 units

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  • TSB #15-199-16R

    NHTSA ID #10142835

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

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

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  • TSB #15-205-16R

    NHTSA ID #10130278

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 03 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 uni

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  • TSB #UPDATE - Removal

    NHTSA ID #10130287

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 03 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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.

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  • TSB #11-174-17R

    NHTSA ID #10131689

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 31 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM and address the following customer concerns: ? Check Engine light coming on (with DTC P05A0 stored in memory). ? Potential battery discharge (dead batter

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  • TSB #15-205-16R

    NHTSA ID #10111083

    • Date Announced: MARCH 31 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 uni

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING:FOG LIGHTS

  • TSB #15-232-18

    NHTSA ID #10145079

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 29 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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.

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BACK UP LIGHTS

  • TSB #07-128-18R

    NHTSA ID #10130270

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

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

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VISIBILITY

  • TSB #15-232-18

    NHTSA ID #10145079

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 29 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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.

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VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD

  • TSB #12-234-18

    NHTSA ID #10143878

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

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

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  • TSB #12-234-18

    NHTSA ID #10133522

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

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

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  • TSB #01-174-16

    NHTSA ID #10111096

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

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin provides a guideline to use for placement of required or mandated windshield stickers (inside and / or outside) on vehicles equipped with EyeSight Driver Assist Technology and High Beam Assist (HBA) featur

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AIR BAGS

  • TSB #17-17-13R

    NHTSA ID #10154207

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 10 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #17-17-13R

    NHTSA ID #10138778

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

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

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AIR BAGS: OCCUPANT CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM OCS

  • TSB #07-108-16R

    NHTSA ID #10138780

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

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

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STRUCTURE

  • TSB #12-204-16R

    NHTSA ID #10145073

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

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

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  • TSB #15-223-18

    NHTSA ID #10141500

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

    Summary: This bulletin outlines design changes made to the Condenser Assembly to help increase productivity during assembly. In addition, the new part utilizes materials with increased anti-corrosion performance.

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  • TSB #12-231-18R

    NHTSA ID #10140470

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

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

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  • TSB #12-209-16

    NHTSA ID #10120991

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

    Summary: This bulletin announces a design change to the front speaker grille. The new grilles have increased retention capabilities to address customer concerns of a loose fit.

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STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

  • TSB #12-251-18

    NHTSA ID #10150887

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

    Summary: 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.There

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  • TSB #12-231-18R

    NHTSA ID #10140470

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

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

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STRUCTURE:BODY

  • TSB #12-251-18

    NHTSA ID #10150932

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

    Summary: 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.There

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  • TSB #12-251-18

    NHTSA ID #10150887

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

    Summary: 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.There

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  • TSB #12-231-18

    NHTSA ID #10130277

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

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

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STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR/WINDOW:EMERGENCY EXIT

  • TSB #07-130-18

    NHTSA ID #10130272

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

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

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LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

  • TSB #12-251-18

    NHTSA ID #10150932

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

    Summary: 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.There

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  • TSB #16-116-18

    NHTSA ID #10146483

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

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin provides details about revised CVT select lever (shifter) components. The shape of the lock plate and output of the shift lock solenoid have been changed.

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SEATS

  • TSB #07-108-16R

    NHTSA ID #10145071

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

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

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  • TSB #07-108-16R

    NHTSA ID #10131667

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

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

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EQUIPMENT

  • TSB #15-177-14R

    NHTSA ID #10142834

    • Date Announced: JUNE 11 2108
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 ?Gen

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  • TSB #15-208-17R

    NHTSA ID #10160202

    • Date Announced: APRIL 25 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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.

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  • TSB #15-239-19

    NHTSA ID #10160498

    • Date Announced: MARCH 13 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service information bulletin announces a design change made to the Cargo Net ? Rear Replacement Hardware Kit (F551SAG301). The new part number is F551SAN010. The change was made to address concerns regarding the ?mushroom? anchors eith

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  • TSB #16-120-19

    NHTSA ID #10160485

    • Date Announced: MARCH 04 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. If an applicable vehicle presents with the condition as described, it i

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  • TSB #02-178-18R

    NHTSA ID #10155225

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 22 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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.

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  • TSB #02-134-12R

    NHTSA ID #10154425

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 31 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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.

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  • TSB #03-82-18

    NHTSA ID #10150949

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 26 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. In cases

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  • TSB #15-208-17R

    NHTSA ID #10150885

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

    Summary: 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. When the user plays a pre-recorded C

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  • TSB #16-116-18

    NHTSA ID #10146483

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

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin provides details about revised CVT select lever (shifter) components. The shape of the lock plate and output of the shift lock solenoid have been changed.

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  • TSB #15-204-16R

    NHTSA ID #10144882

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

    Summary: This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure. Within the terms of the Basic New Car Warranty and the one year Replacement Parts Warranty, the Ex

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  • TSB #15-205-16R

    NHTSA ID #10144881

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 15 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 units

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  • TSB #15-205-16R

    NHTSA ID #10143882

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

    Summary: 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. The procedure will involve downloading the applicable software update fi

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  • TSB #10-88-18

    NHTSA ID #10141493

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

    Summary: This bulletin announces a change made to the Automatic Climate Control Head Assembly. The change will address concerns where the temperature selected for cooling ?feels? warmer to the customer than the temperature displayed. The new progr

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  • TSB #15-204-16R

    NHTSA ID #10117556

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

    Summary: This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure. The exchange program policy can also be found in Sections 8.4.9 and 11.2.10 of your Claims Polic

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  • TSB #15-205-16

    NHTSA ID #10121005

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

    Summary: 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 units

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  • TSB #01-168-09R

    NHTSA ID #10120997

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

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

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  • TSB #12-209-16

    NHTSA ID #10120991

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

    Summary: This bulletin announces a design change to the front speaker grille. The new grilles have increased retention capabilities to address customer concerns of a loose fit.

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  • TSB #15-204-16

    NHTSA ID #10120983

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

    Summary: This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure. The exchange program policy can also be found in Sections 8.4.9 and 11.2.10 of your Claims Policie

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

  • TSB #15-205-16R

    NHTSA ID #10144881

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 15 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 units

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  • TSB #07-118-17R

    NHTSA ID #10117532

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

    Summary: Models with SRVD Only. This bulletin provides revised diagnostic and repair procedures to address DTC B2327 for the Subaru Rear Vehicle Detection (SRVD), Blind-Spot Detection (BSD) and Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA) system on the applica

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  • TSB #15-204-16R

    NHTSA ID #10111082

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

    Summary: This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure. The exchange program policy can also be found in Sections 8.4.9 and 11.2.10 of your Claims Polic

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  • TSB #15-205-16

    NHTSA ID #10121005

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

    Summary: 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 units

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  • TSB #01-174-16

    NHTSA ID #10111096

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

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin provides a guideline to use for placement of required or mandated windshield stickers (inside and / or outside) on vehicles equipped with EyeSight Driver Assist Technology and High Beam Assist (HBA) featur

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

  • TSB #15-208-17R

    NHTSA ID #10160202

    • Date Announced: APRIL 25 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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.

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  • TSB #15-208-17R

    NHTSA ID #10150930

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

    Summary: 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. When the user plays a pre-recorded C

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  • TSB #15-205-16R

    NHTSA ID #10144881

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 15 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 units

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  • TSB #15-205-16R

    NHTSA ID #10130278

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 03 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 uni

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  • TSB #15-177-14R

    NHTSA ID #10139508

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

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

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

  • TSB #15-208-17R

    NHTSA ID #10160202

    • Date Announced: APRIL 25 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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.

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  • TSB #15-208-17R

    NHTSA ID #10150930

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

    Summary: 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. When the user plays a pre-recorded C

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  • TSB #15-205-16R

    NHTSA ID #10144881

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 15 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 units

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  • TSB #F10-Gen2-NAV-15-

    NHTSA ID #10130285

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 15 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TECHNICAL SUPPORT GUIDE FOR NAVIGATION AND AUDIO F10 GEN2 SYSTEMS.

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  • TSB #15-215-18

    NHTSA ID #10130280

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 05 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 lis

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  • TSB #UPDATE - Removal

    NHTSA ID #10130287

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 03 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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.

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  • TSB #15-205-16R

    NHTSA ID #10130278

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 03 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 uni

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  • TSB #f10-audio-navi-d

    NHTSA ID #10138770

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

    Summary: Subject: Removal of Certain Fujitsu 10 Audio / Navigation Update Files from Subarunet The following update files have been temporarily removed from Subarunet due to potential quality concerns with the 2nd file used in those updates. Retai

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  • TSB #15-205-16R

    NHTSA ID #10111083

    • Date Announced: MARCH 31 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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 uni

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  • TSB #15-205-16

    NHTSA ID #10121005

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

    Summary: 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 units

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  • TSB #15-177-14R

    NHTSA ID #10139508

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

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

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EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

  • TSB #15-237-19R

    NHTSA ID #10155219

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 19 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin provides a diagnostic procedure for a chattering-type sound originating from the a/c compressor assembly. In the case where a refrigerant leak is identified as coming from the a/c condenser, the level of refrigerant oil may al

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  • TSB #15-237-19

    NHTSA ID #10154422

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 28 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This bulletin provides a diagnostic procedure for a chattering-type sound originating from the a/c compressor assembly. In the case where a refrigerant leak is identified as coming from the a/c condenser, the level of refrigerant oil may al

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  • TSB #10-83-15R

    NHTSA ID #10131633

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

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

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  • TSB #11-173-17

    NHTSA ID #10117534

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

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

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EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL

  • TSB #16-120-19

    NHTSA ID #10160485

    • Date Announced: MARCH 04 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. If an applicable vehicle presents with the condition as described, it i

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EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

  • TSB #02-163-16R

    NHTSA ID #10160490

    • Date Announced: MARCH 08 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. The applicable Service Manuals will be revised with t

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  • TSB #17-17-13R

    NHTSA ID #10154207

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 10 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #18-195-18

    NHTSA ID #10145075

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

    Summary: The purpose of this bulletin is to provide a description of current changes to Service Manuals available via the Subaru Technical Information System (STIS) web site. The tables contained within this bulletin are to be used as guides for bec

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  • TSB #18-192-18

    NHTSA ID #10133529

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

    Summary: The purpose of this bulletin is to provide a description of current changes to Service Manuals available via the Subaru Technical Information System (STIS) web site. The tables contained within this bulletin are to be used as guides for bec

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  • TSB #17-17-13R

    NHTSA ID #10138778

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

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

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  • TSB #07-108-16R

    NHTSA ID #10138780

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

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

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  • TSB #15-204-16

    NHTSA ID #10120983

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

    Summary: This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure. The exchange program policy can also be found in Sections 8.4.9 and 11.2.10 of your Claims Policie

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  • TSB #01-168-09R

    NHTSA ID #10131647

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

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

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EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

  • TSB #15-239-19

    NHTSA ID #10160498

    • Date Announced: MARCH 13 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service information bulletin announces a design change made to the Cargo Net ? Rear Replacement Hardware Kit (F551SAG301). The new part number is F551SAN010. The change was made to address concerns regarding the ?mushroom? anchors eith

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  • TSB #16-120-19

    NHTSA ID #10160485

    • Date Announced: MARCH 04 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. If an applicable vehicle presents with the condition as described, it i

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  • TSB #03-82-18

    NHTSA ID #10150924

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 26 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. In cases

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  • TSB #03-82-18

    NHTSA ID #10150949

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 26 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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. In cases

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  • TSB #15-199-16R

    NHTSA ID #10150937

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

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

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  • TSB #15-208-17R

    NHTSA ID #10150885

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

    Summary: 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. When the user plays a pre-recorded C

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  • TSB #12-231-18R

    NHTSA ID #10140470

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

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

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  • TSB #02-173-18

    NHTSA ID #10140480

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

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

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  • TSB #07-118-17R

    NHTSA ID #10117532

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

    Summary: Models with SRVD Only. This bulletin provides revised diagnostic and repair procedures to address DTC B2327 for the Subaru Rear Vehicle Detection (SRVD), Blind-Spot Detection (BSD) and Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA) system on the applica

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  • TSB #15-204-16R

    NHTSA ID #10111082

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

    Summary: This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure. The exchange program policy can also be found in Sections 8.4.9 and 11.2.10 of your Claims Polic

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