TSB List for the 2017 Subaru Outback

Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for the 2017 Outback 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
  • SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
  • SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:CALIPER
  • SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR
  • SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:CALIPER
  • ENGINE (PWS)
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE
  • POWER TRAIN
  • POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
  • POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY:SOLENOID
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:ANTI-THEFT CONTROLLER
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE
  • EXTERIOR LIGHTING
  • EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
  • EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS
  • VISIBILITY
  • VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
  • VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS
  • VISIBILITY:SUN ROOF ASSEMBLY
  • AIR BAGS
  • STRUCTURE
  • STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
  • STRUCTURE:BODY:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS
  • STRUCTURE:BODY:HOOD
  • STRUCTURE:BODY:ROOF AND PILLARS
  • LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
  • LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HOOD:LATCH
  • TIRES
  • WHEELS
  • WHEELS:CAP/COVER/HUB
  • SEATS
  • SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST
  • EQUIPMENT
  • EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL
  • EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.
  • EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)
  • EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER
  • EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL
  • EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL:CARRIER/RACK
  • EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL
  • EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE
  • STEERING

    • TSB #04-17-17-R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 02, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161811

      This bulletin provides a service procedure to address isolated customer concerns of a rattling sound identified as coming from the Electronic Power Steering (EPS) gear box (steering rack) assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #04-17-17R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 05, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10131664

      This bulletin provides a service procedure to address isolated customer concerns of a rattling sound identified as coming from the Electronic Power Steering (EPS) rack assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #04-17-17R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 22, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10131629

      This bulletin provides a service procedure to address isolated customer concerns of a rattling sound identified as coming from the Electronic Power Steering (EPS) rack assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #Special Service

      Date Announced:
      SEP 13, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10131635

      The following special tool is required for servicing the 2015-2017MY Legacy and Outback Electronic Power Steering (EPS) rack assembly. This tool will be shipped directly to all Subaru retailers during September. Read More »

    • TSB #WTD-65

      Date Announced:
      JUN 08, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120973

      PRODUCT CAMPAIGN BULLETIN - Inspection and Repair Procedure for Stop Sale / Recall Campaign WTD-65: Steering Column Read More »

    • TSB #WTD-65R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 08, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120974

      REPAIR PROCEDURE - This Service Procedure provides an inspection method for identification of affected vehicles and if determined necessary, additional steps for replacing the steering column assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #WTD65OP

      Date Announced:
      MAY 31, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139525

      WTD-65 Steering Column Recall - Ordering Process memo. Due to the substantial shipments which were processed this past weekend and an expected ample supply of incoming steering columns, the ordering restriction will be removed on ... Read More »

    • TSB #WTD65AP

      Date Announced:
      MAY 30, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139524

      Subaru has decided to loosen the restrictions on the $250 PAR allowance and let retailers decide on extenuating circumstances, including for customers that were inconvenienced by the inspection only and for customers that had to wait to ... Read More »

    • TSB #WTD65TC

      Date Announced:
      MAY 27, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139523

      It has been brought to our attention that some retailers are receiving invoices for towing charges after the initial claim submission for the WTD65 Steering Column recall. Read More »

    • TSB #WTD-65R6-02

      Date Announced:
      MAY 25, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139518

      Additional Customer Accomodations for the WTD65 Recall- 2016 Legacy / Outback Steering Column repair. Read More »

    • TSB #WTD65-LO

      Date Announced:
      MAY 24, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139515

      A new labor operation has been created specifically for H6 vehicles affected by WTD-65 Steering Column Inspection/Repair. This labor operation has been added to the WTD-65R bulletin located in STIS. (A165-803 - 1. Read More »

    • TSB #WTD65-PSU

      Date Announced:
      MAY 23, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139514

      Through the weekend we have shipped 17,346 steering columns, which represents 67% of the total sold vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #WTD-65R6

      Date Announced:
      MAY 23, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139516

      Revised Service Procedure Bulletin: 2016 Legacy / Outback Stop Sale Information, WTD-65 Recall. This Service Procedure provides an inspection method for identification of affected vehicles and if determined necessary, additional steps ... Read More »

    • TSB #WTD-65R4

      Date Announced:
      MAY 18, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139502

      Revised Service Procedure Bulletin: 2016 Legacy / Outback Stop Sale Information, WTD-65 Recall. This Service Procedure provides an inspection method for identification of affected vehicles and if determined necessary, additional steps ... Read More »

    • TSB #WTD-65M2

      Date Announced:
      MAY 18, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139503

      Memo: Revised Service Procedure Bulletin: 2016 Legacy / Outback Stop Sale Information, WTD-65 Recall. Read More »

    • TSB #WTD-65R5

      Date Announced:
      MAY 18, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139504

      Revised Service Procedure Bulletin: 2016 Legacy / Outback Stop Sale Information, WTD-65 Recall. This Service Procedure provides an inspection method for identification of affected vehicles and if determined necessary, additional steps ... Read More »

    • TSB #WTD65UI

      Date Announced:
      MAY 18, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139528

      The following is to provide you with updated information on the WTD 65 recall. 1. We are pleased to announce that based upon retailer input and comments, along with further study and analysis by FHI and SOA, we are increasing the ... Read More »

    • TSB #WTD-65R3

      Date Announced:
      MAY 17, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139500

      Revised Service Procedure Bulletin: 2016 Legacy / Outback Stop Sale Information, WTD-65 Recall. This Service Procedure provides an inspection method for identification of affected vehicles and if determined necessary, additional steps ... Read More »

    • TSB #WTD-65M

      Date Announced:
      MAY 17, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139501

      Memo: Revised Service Procedure Bulletin: 2016 Legacy / Outback Stop Sale Information, WTD-65 Recall. Read More »

    • TSB #WTD65-PLT

      Date Announced:
      MAY 16, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139496

      WTD-65 Steering Column Recall - Updates on Parts Supply, Loaner Cars and Towing Read More »

    • TSB #WTD65-F

      Date Announced:
      MAY 16, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139497

      WTD-65 Steering Column Recall - Fleet Vehicles Information Read More »

    • TSB #WTD65-OL

      Date Announced:
      MAY 13, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139486

      Owner Letter - NEW RECALL CAMPAIGN WTD-65. The steering column in affected vehicles may not have been manufactured to specification. This could allow the steering column to disengage. Read More »

    • TSB #WTD65-OLM

      Date Announced:
      MAY 13, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139489

      Owner Letter - NEW RECALL CAMPAIGN WTD-65. The steering column in affected vehicles may not have been manufactured to specification. This could allow the steering column to disengage. Read More »

    • TSB #WTD65-RS

      Date Announced:
      MAY 13, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139490

      UPDATE: Subaru Recall Campaign: WTD-65 Steering Column - Roadside Assistance Policy. As an update to our Roadside Assistance Program policy, we will cover towing charges to the closest retailer or to the selling retailer. Read More »

    • TSB #WTD65-SP2

      Date Announced:
      MAY 12, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139487

      Revised Service Procedure Bulletin: 2016 Legacy / Outback Stop Sale Information, WTD-65 Recall. This Service Procedure provides an inspection method for identification of affected vehicles and if determined necessary, additional steps ... Read More »

    • TSB #WTD-65R2

      Date Announced:
      MAY 12, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139495

      Revised Service Procedure Bulletin: 2016 Legacy / Outback Stop Sale Information, WTD-65 Recall. This Service Procedure provides an inspection method for identification of affected vehicles and if determined necessary, additional steps ... Read More »

    • TSB #WTD65-RM2

      Date Announced:
      MAY 11, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139481

      Revised Retailer Memo posted re: NEW RECALL CAMPAIGN WTD-65. The steering column in affected vehicles may not have been manufactured to specification. This could allow the steering column to disengage. Read More »

    • TSB #WTD65R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 11, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139482

      Revised Service Procedure Bulletin: 2016 Legacy / Outback Stop Sale Information, WTD-65 Recall. This Service Procedure provides an inspection method for identification of affected vehicles and if determined necessary, additional steps ... Read More »

    • TSB #WTD65-SPM

      Date Announced:
      MAY 10, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139478

      Memo: 2016 Legacy / Outback Stop Sale Information, WTD-65 Recall. This Service Procedure provides an inspection method for identification of affected vehicles and if determined necessary, additional steps for replacing the steering ... Read More »

    • TSB #WTD65-SP

      Date Announced:
      MAY 10, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139479

      Service Procedure Bulletin: 2016 Legacy / Outback Stop Sale Information, WTD-65 Recall. This Service Procedure provides an inspection method for identification of affected vehicles and if determined necessary, additional steps for ... Read More »

    • TSB #WTD65-RM

      Date Announced:
      MAY 10, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139480

      Retailer Memo posted re: NEW RECALL CAMPAIGN WTD-65. The steering column in affected vehicles may not have been manufactured to specification. This could allow the steering column to disengage. Read More »

    • TSB #WTD65M1

      Date Announced:
      MAY 10, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139527

      Memo: Stop Sale and Recall - WTD-65 Steering Column Shaft - Inspection and Repair Procedures Read More »

    • TSB #WTD65-SS

      Date Announced:
      MAY 09, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139474

      IMMEDIATE STOP SALE ORDER - NEW RECALL CAMPAIGN WTD-65. The steering column in affected vehicles may not have been manufactured to specification. This could allow the steering column to disengage. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

    • 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:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:CALIPER

    • TSB #06-57-16

      Date Announced:
      JUL 28, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111099

      This Service Information bulletin announces a change to the mounting bolts and corresponding increased tightening torque value used for securing the front disc brake caliper support to the axle housing. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR

    • TSB #06-69-19R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 07, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10155211

      This bulletin announces a design change made to the rear ABS wheel speed sensor on the models listed above. The change involves the addition of an additional shielding cover to protect the harness from damage caused by road debris. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:CALIPER

    • TSB #06-57-16

      Date Announced:
      JUL 28, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111099

      This Service Information bulletin announces a change to the mounting bolts and corresponding increased tightening torque value used for securing the front disc brake caliper support to the axle housing. 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 #WUB-87

      Date Announced:
      MAY 28, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161833

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service campaign for certain 2015-2018 Legacy and Outback 2.5L SULEV vehicles. This campaign involves replacement of the front exhaust pipe assembly, which includes the catalytic converter. 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 #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 #02-171-18R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 26, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143727

      This bulletin provides a service procedure for installation of additional foam packing to enhance performance of the Ambient Air Temperature Sensor. 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 »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • TSB #11-200-20R

      Date Announced:
      APR 24, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174540

      This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Engine Control Module (ECM). 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 #11-200-20R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 27, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171925

      This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Engine Control Module (ECM). 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 #02-171-18R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 26, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143727

      This bulletin provides a service procedure for installation of additional foam packing to enhance performance of the Ambient Air Temperature Sensor. 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 »

    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:COOLING SYSTEM

    • TSB #02-171-18R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 26, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143727

      This bulletin provides a service procedure for installation of additional foam packing to enhance performance of the Ambient Air Temperature Sensor. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

    • TSB #09-66-16

      Date Announced:
      DEC 29, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111070

      This bulletin announces a change in the production procedure for the rear muffler assembly. Spot-weld locations securing the outer shell portion have been changed to improve overall rigidity. Read More »

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

    • TSB #09-66-16

      Date Announced:
      DEC 29, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111070

      This bulletin announces a change in the production procedure for the rear muffler assembly. Spot-weld locations securing the outer shell portion have been changed to improve overall rigidity. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN

    • 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 #16-124-19

      Date Announced:
      AUG 26, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164444

      This Service Information Bulletin announces a design change to the CVT torque converter assembly made to address a small number of reports describing a squeaking -type sound heard while the engine is being cranked over. 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 #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 #16-104-17R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111084

      This bulletin provides a diagnostic procedure along with Transmission Control Module (TCM) reprogramming files to address isolated customer concerns of a "bump" feeling from the CVT. Read More »

    • TSB #1610417

      Date Announced:
      FEB 23, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10131693

      CVT MODELS ONLY. This bulletin provides a diagnostic procedure along with Transmission Control Module (TCM) reprogramming files to address isolated customer concerns of a ?bump? feeling from the CVT. 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 #WQU56R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 12, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139505

      Reminder Bulletin: WQU56 Recall: Propeller Shaft Oil Seal Failure. During the manufacturing process of the propeller shaft that connects to the vehicle?s transmission, the seal cap and seal located inside the propeller shaft yoke may ... 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 #03-69-12R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 11, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10065090

      SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE. Read More »

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

    • TSB #16-104-17R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111084

      This bulletin provides a diagnostic procedure along with Transmission Control Module (TCM) reprogramming files to address isolated customer concerns of a "bump" feeling from the CVT. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • TSB #15-195-16R

      Date Announced:
      APR 30, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174537

      This service information bulletin provides important information regarding diagnosis and replacement (when applicable) of the STARLINK Telematics Data Communication Module (DCM). All models with STARLINK Telematics System. Read More »

    • TSB #11-200-20R

      Date Announced:
      APR 24, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174540

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

    • TSB #07-174-20

      Date Announced:
      MAR 26, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173186

      This service bulletin provides details of a correction to the diagnostic procedure for DTC B2350- REAR RADAR COMMUNICATION ERROR on the models listed. 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 #07-171-20

      Date Announced:
      MAR 06, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173114

      This Service Information Bulletin is in response to several battery sensor replacements resulting from improper removal and/or installation practices. 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 #11-200-20R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 27, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171925

      This bulletin announces the availability of reprogramming files to optimize the Engine Control Module (ECM). 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 #15-204-16R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 12, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171922

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

    • TSB #WUX-09R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 31, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171072

      Subaru is recalling certain 2016-2017 model year Outback vehicles in which an incorrect Airbag Control Module may have been installed as a replacement part. A total of 46 U.S. vehicles may be affected by this recall. 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 #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 #15-253-19

      Date Announced:
      OCT 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166913

      This Service Information Bulletin provides the answer to potential inquiries regarding the STARLINK app being unable to play music files stored on a customer⿿s Android® phone / device through the head units (H/U) used in the ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-204-16R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164390

      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 #12-246-18R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163534

      This bulletin provides a procedure for diagnosing and repairing customer concerns of a ⿿popping⿝ or ⿿snapping⿝ -type sound heard when opening the sunroof. 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 #10-90-19R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163524

      This bulletin announces a design change made to the HVAC control panels for the models listed above. The change will address customer concerns of the seat heater switches sticking in the ⿿pressed⿝ position but not returning to ... Read More »

    • TSB #07-153-19

      Date Announced:
      MAY 07, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161814

      This service bulletin announces availability of the cap portion (a.k.a. spark plug boot) as a service part separate from the complete ignition coil assembly. 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 #06-70-19

      Date Announced:
      MAR 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160502

      This bulletin announces a change to the operating software included in the Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) Control Module and Hydraulic Unit (VDCCM&H/U) on the models listed above. 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 #16-112-18R

      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 #06-63-18R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 23, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143873

      This bulletin announces a design change to the EPB adapter cord harness connector. In some cases, the retaining tab of the connector may become damaged as a result of removal or installation for diagnosis and later and cause DTC C1956 or ... 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 #07-131-18R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 11, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142827

      This 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 (e. g. 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 #07-131-18

      Date Announced:
      JAN 26, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10130273

      This 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?s (e. g. Read More »

    • TSB #07-121-17

      Date Announced:
      DEC 19, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138776

      MODELS WITH EYESIGHT ONLY. This bulletin provides a repair procedure to address DTC B2902 which may be stored erroneously due to a specification mismatch. 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 #11-174-17R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 08, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117543

      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). Read More »

    • TSB #11-174-17R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 23, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117535

      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). 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 #11-168-16

      Date Announced:
      NOV 08, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120992

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #07-114-16

      Date Announced:
      OCT 13, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120986

      This bulletin announces availability of a new power seat memory control module designed to address customer concerns of the seat memory feature not operating properly. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY

    • TSB #11-174-17R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 08, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117543

      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). Read More »

    • TSB #11-174-17R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 23, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117535

      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). 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 »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:ANTI-THEFT CONTROLLER

    • 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: SOFTWARE

    • TSB #WUD-89

      Date Announced:
      MAR 06, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160489

      In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service program to reprogram the combination meter software to ensure improved accuracy of the driving range indicator calculation in the ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-205-16R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154412

      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 #11-174-17R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 31, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10131689

      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). Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING

    • TSB #06-70-19

      Date Announced:
      MAR 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160502

      This bulletin announces a change to the operating software included in the Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) Control Module and Hydraulic Unit (VDCCM&H/U) on the models listed above. Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

    • TSB #07-121-17

      Date Announced:
      DEC 19, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138776

      MODELS WITH EYESIGHT ONLY. This bulletin provides a repair procedure to address DTC B2902 which may be stored erroneously due to a specification mismatch. Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS

    • TSB #07-131-18

      Date Announced:
      JAN 26, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10130273

      This 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?s (e. g. 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 #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 »

    VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD

    • TSB #01-174-16

      Date Announced:
      JUL 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111096

      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) ... 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:SUN ROOF ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #12-246-18R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163534

      This bulletin provides a procedure for diagnosing and repairing customer concerns of a ⿿popping⿝ or ⿿snapping⿝ -type sound heard when opening the sunroof. 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 #WUX-09R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 31, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171072

      Subaru is recalling certain 2016-2017 model year Outback vehicles in which an incorrect Airbag Control Module may have been installed as a replacement part. A total of 46 U.S. vehicles may be affected by this 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 #07-163-19

      Date Announced:
      DEC 05, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169857

      "This Service Information Bulletin announces IMPORTANT changes to the parts ordering and Service Procedures for replacement passenger airbag modules and airbag control modules used in the models listed above. Read More »

    • TSB #07-163-19

      Date Announced:
      DEC 05, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169858

      "This Service Information Bulletin announces IMPORTANT changes to the parts ordering and Service Procedures for replacement passenger airbag modules and airbag control modules used in the 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 #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 »

    STRUCTURE

    • TSB #12-246-18R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163534

      This bulletin provides a procedure for diagnosing and repairing customer concerns of a ⿿popping⿝ or ⿿snapping⿝ -type sound heard when opening the sunroof. Read More »

    • TSB #12-246-18

      Date Announced:
      JUL 23, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143879

      This bulletin provides a procedure for diagnosing and repairing customer concerns of a "popping" or "snapping" -type sound heard when opening the sunroof. Read More »

    • TSB #15-212-17

      Date Announced:
      OCT 30, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10131690

      ALL OUTBACKS AND 5-DOOR IMPREZA MODELS ONLY. This bulletin announces a design change of the tonneau cover assembly to address customer concerns of the handle portion coming loose. Read More »

    • TSB #12-218-17

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111081

      This bulletin provides supplemental information and an inspection point to use when diagnosing a wind rushing sound concern that persists on vehicles: * past the production change provided in TSB 12-176-14R, dated 10/28/2015 or * which ... Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

    • TSB #12-218-17

      Date Announced:
      MAR 30, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111081

      This bulletin provides supplemental information and an inspection point to use when diagnosing a wind rushing sound concern that persists on vehicles: * past the production change provided in TSB 12-176-14R, dated 10/28/2015 or * which ... Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS

    • TSB #07-127-18

      Date Announced:
      JAN 30, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10130269

      This bulletin announces a design change to the power rear gate (PRG) rod. The new rod will address isolated cases of one end of the rod coming off the ball stud just as the latch releases and the gate starts to open / move. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:HOOD

    • TSB #12-219-17

      Date Announced:
      APR 10, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111089

      This bulletin provides new part information and an identification procedure to address a small number of vehicles identified with a sticking secondary hood latch mechanism. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:ROOF AND PILLARS

    • TSB #12-216-17

      Date Announced:
      MAR 21, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111080

      This bulletin announces a design change to the roof rail assemblies. This change has been made in response to isolated customer concerns of a visible gap between the base portion of the rail assembly and the roof panel as shown in the ... Read More »

    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

    • TSB #07-127-18R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143874

      This bulletin announces a design change to the power rear gate (PRG) rod. The new rod will address isolated cases of one end of the rod coming off the ball stud just as the latch releases and the gate starts to open / move. Read More »

    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HOOD:LATCH

    • TSB #12-219-17

      Date Announced:
      APR 10, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111089

      This bulletin provides new part information and an identification procedure to address a small number of vehicles identified with a sticking secondary hood latch mechanism. Read More »

    TIRES

    • TSB #05-55-13

      Date Announced:
      AUG 19, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092164

      THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION REGARDING A RUNNING CHANGE TO THE TIRES BEING USED IN PRODUCTION ON 2013MY AND LATER OUTBACK. THE ILLUSTRATIONS BELOW ARE PROVIDED FOR REFERENCE. Read More »

    WHEELS

    • TSB #05-67-19

      Date Announced:
      JAN 24, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154418

      This bulletin announces a slight design change made to the sealing areas of the wheel hub assemblies for the models as listed above. The change was made to enhance productivity during the vehicle assembly process. Read More »

    WHEELS:CAP/COVER/HUB

    • TSB #05-67-19

      Date Announced:
      JAN 24, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154418

      This bulletin announces a slight design change made to the sealing areas of the wheel hub assemblies for the models as listed above. The change was made to enhance productivity during the vehicle assembly process. Read More »

    SEATS

    • TSB #12-253-18R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 27, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160510

      This bulletin provides a procedure to help identify the source of a squeaking, creaking or popping -type sound heard coming from the driver?s seat. A change has been made to the Teflon bushings used in the seat cushion frame assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #12-253-18

      Date Announced:
      NOV 13, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153184

      This bulletin provides a procedure to help identify the source of a squeaking, creaking or popping -type sound heard coming from the driver?s seat. A change has been made to the Teflon bushings used in the seat cushion frame assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #07-114-16R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 28, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117542

      This bulletin announces availability of a new power seat memory control module designed to address customer concerns of the seat memory feature not operating properly. Read More »

    • TSB #07-114-16

      Date Announced:
      OCT 13, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120986

      This bulletin announces availability of a new power seat memory control module designed to address customer concerns of the seat memory feature not operating properly. Read More »

    • TSB #12-206-16

      Date Announced:
      JUL 28, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111101

      All Models Listed with Seat Lifter Feature. This bulletin provides a procedure to address a customer reported cosmetic condition of surface rust appearing on the inner seat cushion frame of the front seat assemblies. Read More »

    • TSB #12-164-14

      Date Announced:
      FEB 24, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10067867

      FILM RESIDUE REMOVAL FROM UNDERSIDE OF FRONT SEAT CUSHION COVERS Read More »

    SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST

    • TSB #07-114-16R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 28, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117542

      This bulletin announces availability of a new power seat memory control module designed to address customer concerns of the seat memory feature not operating properly. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #15-195-16R

      Date Announced:
      APR 30, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174537

      This service information bulletin provides important information regarding diagnosis and replacement (when applicable) of the STARLINK Telematics Data Communication Module (DCM). All models with STARLINK Telematics System. Read More »

    • TSB #01-181-20

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

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

    • TSB #07-174-20

      Date Announced:
      MAR 26, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173186

      This service bulletin provides details of a correction to the diagnostic procedure for DTC B2350- REAR RADAR COMMUNICATION ERROR on the models listed. 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 #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 #WUX-09R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 31, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171072

      Subaru is recalling certain 2016-2017 model year Outback vehicles in which an incorrect Airbag Control Module may have been installed as a replacement part. A total of 46 U.S. vehicles may be affected by this recall. 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 #15-204-16R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169889

      "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 #15-204-16R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164390

      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 #WUB87-Announceme

      Date Announced:
      MAY 28, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161830

      Subarunet Aunouncement: Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is initiating a service campaign/voluntary emissions recall for certain 2015-2018 model year Legacy and Outback SULEV (Super Ultra Low Emissions Vehicle) vehicles. 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 #12-253-18R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 27, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160510

      This bulletin provides a procedure to help identify the source of a squeaking, creaking or popping -type sound heard coming from the driver?s seat. A change has been made to the Teflon bushings used in the seat cushion frame assembly. 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 #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 #15-204-16R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 21, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144882

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

    • TSB #18-194-18

      Date Announced:
      AUG 21, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144883

      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:
      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:
      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 #11-181-18

      Date Announced:
      JUN 26, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142829

      This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM. These new files will address an idle drop condition which may occur when the A/C system switches off at low engine RPM during warm-up after a cold start. 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 #15-204-16R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 16, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117556

      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 #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 #15-204-16

      Date Announced:
      OCT 27, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120983

      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 #WTD-65RAU

      Date Announced:
      MAY 26, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139519

      WTD-65 Rental Authorization Form- No longer needed.. Due to large volume of rental requests for WTD65 and administrative time, the rental authorization form is no longer required. Read More »

    • TSB #WTD65AUI

      Date Announced:
      MAY 11, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139529

      WTD-65 Stop Sale and Recall - Urgent Additional Information Urgent request for retailers to re-contact customers owning these cars: Provided just prior to 4:00 PM ET today. Read More »

    • TSB #HFO-1234yf

      Date Announced:
      APR 20, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140531

      Your SOA DPSM concluded surveys in 2015 to determine the readiness of your facility to perform service and repairs on 2017 Outback and Legacy models equipped with the new HFO-1234yf air conditioning refrigerant. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

    • 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 #15-204-16R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 02, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111082

      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 #01-174-16

      Date Announced:
      JUL 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111096

      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) ... 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 #15-205-16R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154412

      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 #15-208-17R

      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 #15-177-14R

      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 »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

    • 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 #15-205-16R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154412

      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 #15-208-17R

      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 #f10-audio-navi-d

      Date Announced:
      DEC 22, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138770

      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. 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 »

    EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

    • TSB #10-90-19R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163524

      This bulletin announces a design change made to the HVAC control panels for the models listed above. The change will address customer concerns of the seat heater switches sticking in the ⿿pressed⿝ position but not returning to ... Read More »

    • TSB #10-90-19

      Date Announced:
      FEB 28, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10155226

      This bulletin announces a design change made to the HVAC control panels for the models listed above. The change will address customer concerns of the seat heater switches sticking in the ?pressed? position but not returning to ?flush? ... Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL

    • 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:MECHANICAL:CARRIER/RACK

    • TSB #12-216-17

      Date Announced:
      MAR 21, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111080

      This bulletin announces a design change to the roof rail assemblies. This change has been made in response to isolated customer concerns of a visible gap between the base portion of the rail assembly and the roof panel as shown in the ... Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

    • TSB #07-174-20

      Date Announced:
      MAR 26, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173186

      This service bulletin provides details of a correction to the diagnostic procedure for DTC B2350- REAR RADAR COMMUNICATION ERROR on the models listed. Read More »

    • TSB #15-204-16R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 12, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171922

      This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure. 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 #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 #18-194-18

      Date Announced:
      AUG 21, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144883

      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 #15-204-16

      Date Announced:
      OCT 27, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120983

      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 #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 #WTD-65CG

      Date Announced:
      MAY 20, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139511

      Some good news! Subaru of America has decided to arrange a gift for each customer that was driving an impacted sold unit at the start of this recall. Read More »

    • TSB #WTD65-C

      Date Announced:
      MAY 20, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139513

      This is to clarify the recent message announcing an increase specific to the labor time and rental amounts for the WTD65 recall. Read More »

    • TSB #SSLP-R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 19, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139509

      Subaru is pleased to announce an enhancement to the Subaru Service Loaner Program daily reimbursement rate. Read More »

    • TSB #WTD65-OF

      Date Announced:
      MAY 13, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139488

      WTD-65 Time and Mileage Reimbursement for Off-Site Inspections Read More »

    • TSB #WTD65-RA

      Date Announced:
      MAY 13, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139491

      WTD-65 Rental Authorization Form. Due to large volume of rental requests for WTD65, the attached Excel form can be used as an alternative to calling the PICS for a WTD-65 Rental Authorization. Read More »

    • TSB #WTD65-LC2

      Date Announced:
      MAY 12, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139484

      WTD65 Recall. Revised reimbursement amount. As part of the current Stop Sale, Subaru of America, Inc. will assist retailers with a rental car reimbursement program. Read More »

    • TSB #WTD65-LC3

      Date Announced:
      MAY 12, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139485

      WTD65 Recall. 2nd revision reimbursement amount. As part of the current Stop Sale, Subaru of America, Inc. will assist retailers with a rental car reimbursement program. Read More »

    • TSB #WTD65-LC

      Date Announced:
      MAY 11, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139483

      WTD65 Recall. As part of the current Stop Sale, Subaru of America, Inc. will assist retailers with a rental car reimbursement program. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

    • 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 #12-253-18R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 27, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160510

      This bulletin provides a procedure to help identify the source of a squeaking, creaking or popping -type sound heard coming from the driver?s seat. A change has been made to the Teflon bushings used in the seat cushion frame assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #06-70-19

      Date Announced:
      MAR 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160502

      This bulletin announces a change to the operating software included in the Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) Control Module and Hydraulic Unit (VDCCM&H/U) on the models listed above. 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 #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 #15-204-16R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 02, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111082

      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 »

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