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2001 Subaru Outback

35 Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs)

TSB List for the 2001 Subaru Outback

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STEERING

  • TSB #04-13-09R

    NHTSA ID #10093117

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 18 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: IF YOU ENCOUNTER A VEHICLE THAT HAS A GROANING TYPE NOISE COMING FROM THE POWER STEERING PUMP WHEN THE WHEEL IS TURNED TO THE FULL RIGHT OR LEFT POSITION WHEN THE VEHICLE IS PARKED, IT MAY BE CAUSED BY THE RELIEF VALVE VIBRATING WITHIN THE

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STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:PUMP

  • TSB #04-13-09R

    NHTSA ID #10140549

    • Date Announced: JUNE 17 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: If you encounter a vehicle that has a groaning type noise coming from the power steering pump when the wheel is turned to the full right or left position when the vehicle is parked, it may be caused by the relief valve vibrating within the

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STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:HOSE, PIPING, AND CONNECTIONS

  • TSB #041104

    NHTSA ID #10006338

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 15 2004
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: POWER STEERING HOSE - NEW STYLE. *TT

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STEERING:LINKAGES:KNUCKLE:SPINDLE:ARM

  • TSB #010101

    NHTSA ID #616344

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2001
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBJECT REGARDING INSPECTION PROCEDURES FOR POSSIBLE REPLACEMENT OF THE RIGHT FRONT SPINDLE HOUSING. *TT

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SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE

  • TSB #063103

    NHTSA ID #10002989

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 08 2004
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: REPLACEMENT OF THE ELECTRONIC CONTROL UNIT (ECU) FOR ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) REPAIR. *TT UPDATE. *TT

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

  • TSB #118006

    NHTSA ID #10020697

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 08 2006
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THROTTLE POSITION SENSOR. VEHICLES EQUIPED WITH H-6 3.0L ENGINES. *KB

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  • TSB #029605

    NHTSA ID #10016869

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 09 2005
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2.5L REMANUFACTURED SOHC SHORT BLOCK RELEASE. *TT

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM

  • TSB #99

    NHTSA ID #10006149

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2004
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ENGINE COOLING SYSTEM CONDITIONER.*MR

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:HOSE

  • TSB #WWB85

    NHTSA ID #619263

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2000
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. (SOA) HAS DETERMINED THAT CERTAIN VEHICLES MAY REQUIRE THE INSPECTION AND POSSIBLE REPLACEMENT OF THE INLET HEATER HOSE. THERE IS A POSSIBILITY THAT THE INLET HEATER HOSE MAY HAVE BEEN ACCIDENTALLY CUT DURING PROD

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

  • TSB #010101

    NHTSA ID #616334

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2001
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBJECT REGARDING INSPECTION PROCEDURE FOR POSSIBLE REPLACEMENT OF THREE FUEL HOSES. *TT

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POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

  • TSB #03-70-12R

    NHTSA ID #10089957

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 15 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: REPAIR PROCEDURE FOR HIGH-PITCHED SOUND FROM EXTENSION HOUSING AREA USING LATEST GENERATION PRODUCTION PARTS - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES PRODUCTION CHANGE, REPAIR PROCEDURE AND PARTS INFORMATION TO ADDRESS A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF A HIGH-PITCHED

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  • TSB #03-70-12R

    NHTSA ID #10079980

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 03 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES PRODUCTION CHANGE, REPAIR PROCEDURE AND PARTS INFORMATION TO ADDRESS A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF A HIGH-PITCHED SOUND COMING FROM THE TRANSMISSION EXTENSION HOUSING AREA. IN COLD TEMPERATURES, THERMAL CONTRACTION CAUSES SHR

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  • TSB #94

    NHTSA ID #10000639

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2002
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: IMPROPERLY MANUFACTURED 4EAT TRANSMISSION PARKING PAWL ROD. *TT

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POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:CENTER SUPPORT BEARING

  • TSB #03-68-12R

    NHTSA ID #10093967

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 11 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS BULLETIN REVIEWS A CHANGE TO THE PART NUMBERS USED FOR THE TRANSFER DRIVEN GEAR BEARINGS. THESE REVISED BEARINGS ARE TO BE USED TO ENHANCE DURABILITY.

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:MODULE

  • TSB #WWF89

    NHTSA ID #631499

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2002
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBJECT REGARDING ENGINE CONTROL MODULE REPROGRAMMING. *SLC

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

  • TSB #07

    NHTSA ID #10022343

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2007
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: HEADLIGHT BULB SOCKET REPAIRS. *KB

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VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:EXTERIOR

  • TSB #129406

    NHTSA ID #10020532

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 03 2006
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: LOOSE DOOR MIRROR SCREWS. *KB

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VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM:WINDSHIELD:HEATER CORE

  • TSB #010101

    NHTSA ID #616332

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2001
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION ON INSPECTING INLET HEATER HOSE. *TT

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SEAT BELTS

  • TSB #170804

    NHTSA ID #10011874

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 12 2004
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SLOW RETRACTION OF SEATBELTS. *TT

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SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR

  • TSB #010101

    NHTSA ID #616335

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2001
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBJECT REGARDING INSPECTION PROCEDURE FOR POSSIBLE LOOSE BOLTS ON THE RIGHT FRONT SEATBELT RETRACTOR CASE COVER. *TT

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STRUCTURE:BODY

  • TSB #1510401

    NHTSA ID #626953

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2001
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION REGARDING ROOF RACK/CROSSBAR WIND NOISE. *YH

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STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

  • TSB #127903

    NHTSA ID #10001724

    • Date Announced: APRIL 15 2003
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: LOWER FRONT DOOR WEATHER STRIP DETACHED OR HANGING LOOSE. *TT

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VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CABLES

  • TSB #031004

    NHTSA ID #10006827

    • Date Announced: MARCH 10 2004
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: IMMEDIATE STOP SALE ORDER FOR POSSIBLE CRUISE CONTROL CABLE MISLOCATION THAT COULD PREVENT THE THROTTLE FROM CLOSING. *TT

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VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL

  • TSB #01

    NHTSA ID #10006814

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2004
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CRUISE CONTROL CABLE RETAINING CLIP. *TT

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TIRES

  • TSB #SB-05-50-10R

    NHTSA ID #10037968

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 03 2011
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBARU: THERE IS A STEERING WHEEL VIBRATION AT HIGHWAY SPEEDS DUE TO AN IMPORPER WHEEL BALANCE. *RM

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EQUIPMENT

  • TSB #01-168-09R

    NHTSA ID #10140499

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

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

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  • TSB #04-13-09R

    NHTSA ID #10140549

    • Date Announced: JUNE 17 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: If you encounter a vehicle that has a groaning type noise coming from the power steering pump when the wheel is turned to the full right or left position when the vehicle is parked, it may be caused by the relief valve vibrating within the

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  • TSB #03-70-12

    NHTSA ID #10093977

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 13 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: REPAIR PROCEDURE FOR HIGH-PITCHED SOUND FROM EXTENSION HOUSING AREA USING LATEST GENERATION PRODUCTION PARTS

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  • TSB #1510501

    NHTSA ID #631748

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 04 2002
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBJECT REGARDING AUTO DIMMING ELECTROCHROMIC COMPASS MIRROR TROUBLE SHOOTING GUIDE. *SLC

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EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE:LPG TANK VALVE/GAUGE

  • TSB #04-13-09R

    NHTSA ID #10091965

    • Date Announced: JULY 06 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: IF YOU ENCOUNTER A VEHICLE THAT HAS A GROANING TYPE NOISE COMING FROM THE POWER STEERING PUMP WHEN THE WHEEL IS TURNED TO THE FULL RIGHT OR LEFT POSITION WHEN THE VEHICLE IS PARKED, IT MAY BE CAUSED BY THE RELIEF VALVE VIBRATING WITHIN THE

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EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

  • TSB #107000

    NHTSA ID #613992

    • Date Announced: JULY 11 2000
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SERVICE BULLETIN STATING THAT SUBARU WILL NO LONGER BE DISCONNECTING THE A/C UNIT AT THE COMPRESSOR FOR SHIPPING. THE REASON FOR THIS IS THAT THE LARGE ENGINE COVER USED ON THE H6 ENGINE, TO BE RELEASED LATER THIS YEAR, DOES NOT PROVIDE R

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EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

  • TSB #01-168-09R

    NHTSA ID #10131647

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

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

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  • TSB #01-168-09R

    NHTSA ID #10140499

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

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

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  • TSB #186901

    NHTSA ID #623118

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2001
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBJECT REGARDING SERVICE MANUAL CORRECTIONS. *JB

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EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

  • TSB #01-168-09R

    NHTSA ID #10140499

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

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

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