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2016 Subaru Outback recall WQU-56

Subaru Recall WQU-56: Transmission Oil Leak

2016 Subaru Outback

If the transmission oil leaks onto the exhaust pipe, there is a possible risk of fire.

Power Train — Automatic Transmission
Power Train — Driveline — Driveshaft

Summary
Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2015 and 2016 model year Subaru Legacy 4-Door and Outback vehicles manufactured July 3, 2015, to July 27, 2015. Transmission oil may leak from a deformed seal cap on the propeller shaft yoke.
Actions
Subaru will notify owners, and dealers will replace the propeller shaft, free of charge. The recall began on August 28, 2015. Owners may contact 1-800-782-2783. Subaru's number for this recall is WQU-56.
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Date Announced
AUG 10, 2015
Vehicles Affected
2,893
Subaru Recall #
WQU-56
NHTSA Campaign #
15V502000
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