A vehicle rollaway can increase the risk of a crash.

Parking Brake

Date Announced
SEP 13, 2018
Vehicles Affected
27,175
Subaru Recall #
WTV-81
NHTSA Campaign #
18V626000
Summary
Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2010-2014 Subaru Legacy and Outback vehicles equipped with a manual transmission. The electronic parking brake (EPB) may not engage as intended, allowing the vehicle to rollaway if the transmission is not in the proper gear when parked.
Actions
Subaru will notify owners, and dealers will replace the EPB actuator assembly, free of charge. An interim owner notification letter was mailed on November 2, 2018. A second notification will be sent when the remedy is available. Owners may contact Subaru customer service at 1-844-373-6614. Subaru's number for this recall is WTV-81.