Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for the 2011 Forester 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

    • TSB #06-47-14

      Date Announced:
      OCT 23, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093509

      REVISION TO TROUBLESHOOTING INFORMATION FOR VDC DTC C0071 Read More »

    STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:PUMP

    • TSB #04-13-09R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 17, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140549

      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 ... Read More »

    STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:POWER STEERING FLUID

    • TSB #SB-16-92-14

      Date Announced:
      SEP 02, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056871

      SUBARU: REPLACING COOLANT PIPING LOCATED ADJACENT TO RADIATOR THAT'S CORRODED AND DAMAGED DUE TO ROAD SALT AND/OR SALT WATER ACCUMULATION AND NEW REPLACEMENT IS DOUBLE THICK TEFLON COATING. MODEL 2009-13 FORESTER AT, 20089-11 IMPREZA AT. Read More »

    SUSPENSION

    • TSB #05-58-14

      Date Announced:
      MAR 13, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10067870

      SOUND FROM REAR SUSPENSION UPPER CONTROL ARM - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES A PROCEDURE FOR DIAGNOSING AND REPAIRING A RATTLE-TYPE REAR SUSPENSION SOUNDDETERMINED TO BE COMING FROM THE UPPER CONTROL ARM BALL JOINT. Read More »

    • TSB #05-58-14

      Date Announced:
      MAR 13, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10090194

      SOUND FROM REAR SUSPENSION UPPER CONTROL ARM - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES A PROCEDURE FOR DIAGNOSING AND REPAIRING A RATTLE-TYPE REAR SUSPENSION SOUND DETERMINED TO BE COMING FROM THE UPPER CONTROL ARM BALL JOINT. Read More »

    SUSPENSION:REAR

    • TSB #05-52-12

      Date Announced:
      OCT 08, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093183

      THE PURPOSE OF THIS BULLETIN IS TO INFORM YOU OF A CHANGE MADE TO ENHANCE VEHICLE PRODUCTION DURING THE MIDDLE OF THE 2011MY. Read More »

    SUSPENSION:MULTIPLE AXLE:TORQUE ARM

    BRAKES (PWS)

    • TSB #WQQ-52RA

      Date Announced:
      JAN 26, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10080783

      THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS TO ADVISE OF RECALL WQQ-52 BEING ISSUED AS A RESULT OF INCOMPLETE REPAIR INSTRUCTIONS PROVIDED IN THE IMPREZA, WRX, STI, AND FORESTER REPAIR PROCEDURE FOR THE WQK-47 BRAKE LINE CORROSION RECALL. Read More »

    • TSB #WQQ-52

      Date Announced:
      JAN 26, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10080880

      THIS RECALL IS BEING ISSUED AS A RESULT OF INCOMPLETE REPAIR INSTRUCTIONS PROVIDED IN THE IMPREZA AND FORESTER REPAIR PROCEDURE FOR THE WQK-47 BRAKE LINE CORROSION RECALL. Read More »

    • TSB #WQK-47R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 23, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10094206

      WQK-47R - BRAKE LINE CORROSION Read More »

    • TSB #SM07 - WQQ-52

      Date Announced:
      DEC 22, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10094203

      SERVICE MEMO ANNOUNCEMENT OF SUBARU RECALL CAMPAIGN: BRAKE LINE CORROSION WQQ-52 Read More »

    • TSB #WQK-47

      Date Announced:
      JUN 10, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10084243

      NEW SUBARU RECALL CAMPAIGN: BRAKE LINE CORROSION WQK]47 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, AIR:SUPPLY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

    • TSB #WQQ-52

      Date Announced:
      APR 24, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10141514

      Annoucment to UPDATE ? Subaru Recall Campaign WQQ?52 Brake Line Corrosion 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 #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 #02-134-12R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 31, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154425

      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. 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 #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144873

      As part of our dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. is initiating a program to extend the original New Car Powertrain Limited Warranty coverage for excessive engine oilconsumption on applicable vehicles to 8 years ... Read More »

    • TSB #02-177-18

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144874

      In conjunction with the launch of our new Remanufactured FB Engine Short Block Program, SOA would like to reinforce Core Return Policy (See Parts Policy & Procedures Manual ? Section 12. Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 06, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10133516

      2013-14MY Legacy and Outback Models with 2.5L FB Engines, 2011-14MY Forester Models with 2.5L FB Engines, 2015 MY Forester (Manual Transmissions Only), with 2.5L FB Engines, 2012-13 MY Impreza and XV Crosstrek Models with 2. Read More »

    • TSB #02-172-18R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 06, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140424

      This bulletin provides details regarding a new oil filler tube o-ring developed to address engine oil seepage concerns. This seepage may accumulate along the bottom sealing surface of the rocker cover. Read More »

    • TSB #02-172-18R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 06, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140479

      This bulletin provides details regarding a new oil filler tube o-ring developed to address engine oil seepage concerns. This seepage may accumulate along the bottom sealing surface of the rocker cover. 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 »

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120998

      Refer to bulletin for engine/transmission type. As part of our dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 19, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120985

      2013-14MY Legacy and Outback Models with 2.5L FB Engines - 2011-14MY Forester Models with 2.5L FB Engines - 2015 MY Forester (Manual Transmissions Only) with 2.5L FB Engines - 2012-13 MY Impreza and XV Crosstrek Models with 2. Read More »

    • TSB #216316

      Date Announced:
      AUG 12, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10182589

      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 #02-157-14R-4-28-

      Date Announced:
      APR 28, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140501

      Revised TSB. As part of our dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. is initiating a program to extend the original New Car Powertrain Limited Warranty coverage for excessive engine oil consumption on applicable ... Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14R-4-13-

      Date Announced:
      APR 13, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140500

      Revised TSB. As part of our dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. is initiating a program to extend the original New Car Powertrain Limited Warranty coverage for excessive engine oil consumption on applicable ... Read More »

    • TSB #PEOCCAS

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10083905

      "PROPOSED ENGINE OIL CONSUMPTION CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT RECENTLY YOU MAY HAVE SEEN VARIOUS ONLINE AND OTHER MEDIA ARTICLES REGARDING SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 15, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10081070

      REVISED SERVICE BULLETIN: SURFACE TREATMENT CHANGE TO OIL CONTROL PISTON RINGS THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES INFORMATION REGARDING A MAJOR CHANGE TO THE REPAIR PROCEDURES PREVIOUSLY OUTLINED IN SERVICE BULLETINS 02-143-13R, 02-144-13R AND ... Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 07, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10094229

      THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES INFORMATION REGARDING A MAJOR CHANGE TO THE REPAIR PROCEDURES PREVIOUSLY OUTLINED IN SERVICE BULLETINS 02-143-13R, 02-144-13R AND 02-145-13R. Read More »

    • TSB #02-131-12R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10094224

      THE PURPOSE OF THIS BULLETIN IS TO PROVIDE PROCEDURES FOR THE DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR OF OIL SEEPAGE WHICH MAY BE COMING FROM THE TIMING CHAIN COVER, FRONT CAMSHAFT CAP, CAMSHAFT CARRIER AND / OR UPPER OIL PAN. Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 19, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093904

      THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES INFORMATION REGARDING A MAJOR CHANGE TO THE REPAIR PROCEDURES PREVIOUSLY OUTLINED IN SERVICE BULLETINS 02-143-13R, 02-144-13R AND 02-145-13R. Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 12, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093875

      THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES INFORMATION REGARDING A MAJOR CHANGE TO THE REPAIR PROCEDURES PREVIOUSLY OUTLINED IN SERVICE BULLETINS 02-143-13R, 02-144-13R AND 02-145-13R. Read More »

    • TSB #02-162-15

      Date Announced:
      SEP 10, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093067

      "THIS SERVICE INFORMATION BULLETIN ANNOUNCES A DESIGN CHANGE TO THE OIL PRESSURE SWITCH ASSEMBLY. NICKEL PLATING HAS BEEN APPLIED TO THE INTERNAL SWITCH CONTACTS TO ENHANCE THEIR DURABILITY AND REDUCE THE POSSIBILITY OF POOR CONTACT WHICH ... Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 10, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093103

      "THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES INFORMATION REGARDING A MAJOR CHANGE TO THE REPAIR PROCEDURES PREVIOUSLY OUTLINED IN SERVICE BULLETINS 02-143-13R, 02-144-13R AND 02-145-13R. Read More »

    • TSB #02-131-12R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 06, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092488

      THE PURPOSE OF THIS BULLETIN IS TO PROVIDE PROCEDURES FOR THE DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR OF OIL SEEPAGE WHICH MAY BE COMING FROM THE TIMING CHAIN COVER, FRONT CAMSHAFT CAP, CAMSHAFT CARRIER AND / OR UPPER OIL PAN. Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 28, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092011

      "THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES INFORMATION REGARDING A MAJOR CHANGE TO THE REPAIR PROCEDURES PREVIOUSLY OUTLINED IN SERVICE BULLETINS 02-143-13R, 02-144-13R AND 02-145-13R. Read More »

    • TSB #02-132-12R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 10, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140462

      This Bulletin provides a procedure for diagnosis and determination of necessary part replacement in the event any of the ?AVCS Slow Response? or ?AVCS System Failure? DTCs listed above are found to be stored in the ECM memory. Read More »

    • TSB #11-153-15R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 27, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10090405

      THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES AVAILABILITY OF REPROGRAMMING FILES TO ADDRESS CUSTOMER CONCERNS OF EXTENDED CRANKING TIME BEFORE THE ENGINE STARTS. Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 24, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10090762

      THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES INFORMATION REGARDING A MAJOR CHANGE TO THE REPAIR PROCEDURES PREVIOUSLY OUTLINED IN SERVICE BULLETINS 02-143-13R, 02-144-13R AND 02-145-13R. Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 17, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10083887

      THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES INFORMATION REGARDING A MAJOR CHANGE TO THE REPAIR PROCEDURES PREVIOUSLY OUTLINED IN SERVICE BULLETINS 02-143-13R, 02-144-13R AND 02-145-13R. Read More »

    • TSB #12-131-12R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 10, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10083865

      THE PURPOSE OF THIS BULLETIN IS TO PROVIDE PROCEDURES FOR THE DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR OF OIL SEEPAGE WHICH MAY BE COMING FROM THE TIMING CHAIN COVER, FRONT CAMSHAFT CAP, CAMSHAFT CARRIER AND / OR UPPER OIL PAN. Read More »

    • TSB #11-153-15

      Date Announced:
      JAN 22, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10080740

      THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES AVAILABILITY OF REPROGRAMMING FILES TO ADDRESS CUSTOMER CONCERNS OF EXTENDED CRANKING TIME BEFORE THE ENGINE STARTS. Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 02, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10094118

      SURFACE TREATMENT CHANGE TO OIL CONTROL PISTON RINGS Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 29, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10068626

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

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 08, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10068352

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

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 08, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10069712

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

    • TSB #8-1-2014

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10068330

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

    • TSB #02-132-12R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 16, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10084253

      DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR FOR AVCS-RELATED DTCS P000A, P000B, P000C, P000D, P0011, P0014, P0021 AND P0024 Read More »

    • TSB #02-147-13R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 27, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10068314

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

    • TSB #02-147-13R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 20, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10087511

      SURFACE TREATMENT CHANGE TO OIL CONTROL PISTON RINGS - THE CHANGE WAS MADE AS A RESULT OF SOME LIMITED FINDINGS OF UNANTICIPATED WEAR OF THESE RINGS. Read More »

    • TSB #02-147-13R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 20, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10067881

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

    • TSB #02-147-13R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 20, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10090270

      SURFACE TREATMENT CHANGE TO OIL CONTROL PISTON RINGS - THE CHANGE WAS MADE AS A RESULT OF SOME LIMITED FINDINGS OF UNANTICIPATED WEAR OF THESE RINGS. Read More »

    • TSB #11-130-13R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 28, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10089963

      "DIFFICULTY STARTING, ROUGH IDLE, CAM POSITION OR MISFIRE DTCS P0340, P0341, P0345, P0346, P0365, P0366, P0390, P0391, P0301, P0302, P0303 OR P0304 - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INSPECTION AND REPAIR PROCEDURES FOR INTAKE AND EXHAUST CAMSHAFT ... Read More »

    • TSB #TSB-11-130-13R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 28, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052498

      SUBARU: SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE DIFFICULTY STARTING, ROUGH IDLE, CAM POSITION OR MISFIRE DTCS. THIS BULLETIN CONTAINS THE INSPECTION AND REPAIR. *JS UPDATED 11/18/14. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #SB-11-135-13

      Date Announced:
      NOV 27, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10054223

      SUBARU: ECM IS AVAILABLE FOR REPROGRAMMING FILES TO ADDRESS FALSE CEL/MIL ILLUMINATION AND THE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P050A RESULTED FROM SPECIFIC CLUTCH OPERATIONS AND/OR DRIVING PATTERNS AFTER STARTING ENGINE. Read More »

    • TSB #11-135-13

      Date Announced:
      NOV 27, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10067049

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

    • TSB #11-135-13

      Date Announced:
      NOV 27, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093678

      THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES THE AVAILABILITY OF ECM REPROGRAMMING FILES TO ADDRESS A FALSE CEL/MIL ILLUMINATION AND SETTING OF DTC P050A. Read More »

    • TSB #11-133-13

      Date Announced:
      AUG 12, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10067017

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

    • TSB #11-133-13

      Date Announced:
      AUG 12, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092156

      THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES THE AVAILABILITY OF ECM REPROGRAMMING FILES TO ADDRESS A POSSIBLE EXTENDED ENGINE CRANKING CONDITION CAUSED BY CAMSHAFT POSITIONING AT THE TIME THE ENGINE IS SHUT OFF. Read More »

    • TSB #11-116-12R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10084412

      "THE PURPOSE OF THIS BULLETIN IS TO ANNOUNCE THE AVAILABILITY OF UPDATED ECM REPROGRAMMING FILES TO ADDRESS DTCS P0301 ż P0304 AND P050A. Read More »

    • TSB #11-130-13R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 19, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10065788

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

    • TSB #11-130-13R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 19, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10087601

      THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INSPECTION AND REPAIR PROCEDURES FOR INTAKE AND EXHAUST CAMSHAFT POSITION-RELATED AND/OR ENGINE MISFIRE DTCS FOR THE FA AND FB ENGINE-EQUIPPED MODELS LISTED ABOVE. Read More »

    • TSB #02-141-13

      Date Announced:
      MAY 28, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10141544

      This Bulletin provides information regarding a design change to the rubber cap which covers the electrical connection at the oil pressure switch. Read More »

    • TSB #11-130-13

      Date Announced:
      APR 05, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10067096

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

    • TSB #11-130-13

      Date Announced:
      APR 05, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10084586

      THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INSPECTION AND REPAIR PROCEDURES FOR INTAKE AND EXHAUST CAMSHAFT POSITION-RELATED AND/OR ENGINE MISFIRE DTCS FOR THE FA AND FB ENGINE-EQUIPPED MODELS LISTED ABOVE. Read More »

    • TSB #WQC-39

      Date Announced:
      NOV 30, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10047519

      SUBARU: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. SOFTWARE CHANGE WILL NOT AFFECT FUEL ECONOMY OR PERFORMANCE, EVEN THOUGH A CORRECTION, FOR ENGINE CONTROL MODULE, HAS BEEN DEVELOPED FOR THE DEFICIENCY IN OBDII SYSTEM THERMOSTAT ... Read More »

    • TSB #11-100-11R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 27, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10065079

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

    • TSB #SB-11-100-11R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 27, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10050519

      SUBARU: DUE TO IRREGULAR STAMPING OF CAMSHAFT POSITION SENSOR PLATE, AND OUT OF SPECIFICATION, ENGINE MAY BE DIFFICULT TO START AND NEED A SHIM ADDED TO BANK 1 CAMSHAFT POSITION SENSOR TO HAVE AIR GAP IN SPECIFICATION. Read More »

    • TSB #02-131-12R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 02, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10065052

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

    • TSB #02-131-12R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 02, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093162

      THE PURPOSE OF THIS BULLETIN IS TO PROVIDE PROCEDURES FOR THE DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR OF OIL SEEPAGE WHICH MAY BE COMING FROM THE TIMING CHAIN COVER, FRONT CAMSHAFT CAP, CAMSHAFT CARRIER AND / OR UPPER OIL PAN. Read More »

    • TSB #SB-07-70-12

      Date Announced:
      SEP 20, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10047179

      SUBARU: INFORMATION BEING PROVIDED REGARDING THE HARNESS RETAINING CLIP REPOSITIONING WHEN REPLACING ENGINE WIRING HARNESS AND/OR WATER PIPE TO IMPROVE MANUFACTURING EFFICIENCY. MODEL 2011 FORESTER. Read More »

    • TSB #11-100-11R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 17, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10065110

      IF YOU ENCOUNTER A CUSTOMER COMPLAINT THAT THE ENGINE IS DIFFICULT TO START, THE CAMSHAFT POSITION SENSOR AIR GAP MAY BE OUT OF SPECIFICATION. THIS IS CAUSED BY AN IRREGULAR STAMPING OF THE CAMSHAFT POSITION SENSOR PLATE. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • TSB #03-82-18R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 12, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186364

      This bulletin announces a design change to the clutch release bearing. Read More »

    • TSB #06-79-20

      Date Announced:
      AUG 31, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179422

      This bulletin announces availability of new master cylinder application shaft seals. Read More »

    • TSB #03-82-18R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 26, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179416

      This service information bulletin announces a design change to the clutch release bearing used on the models listed. Read More »

    • TSB #02-161-15R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 04, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179379

      This bulletin announces a revised replacement procedure for installation of the front crankshaft oil seal. Includes all 2011MY+ vehicles with FA or FB Engines. Read More »

    • TSB #07-75-13R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 10, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173117

      This Bulletin provides information regarding DTC P0606 related specifically to the determination of this code on Forester Turbo and applicable WRX models. Read More »

    • TSB #TKA19-TKB19-TKC1

      Date Announced:
      MAR 19, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160503

      SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. has determined that a defect, which relates to motor vehicle safety, exists in certain Subaru vehicles listed above, equipped with a non-desiccated Takata-sourced passenger side frontal airbag containing the ... Read More »

    • TSB #02-164-16

      Date Announced:
      DEC 27, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111069

      This Service Information bulletin announces a design change to the internal contact portion of the oil pressure switch to increase durability Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 24, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120964

      Revised Service Bulletin: Surface Treatment Change To Oil Control Piston Rings This bulletin announces information regarding a major change to the repair procedures previously outlined in Service Bulletins 02-143-13R, 02-144-13R and ... Read More »

    • TSB #02-160-15

      Date Announced:
      APR 23, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10141513

      This Service Information bulletin provides revised procedures for inspection and measurement of the cylinder block assembly to determine whether or not replacement is necessary. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 07, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10080542

      REVISED SERVICE BULLETIN: SURFACE TREATMENT CHANGE TO OIL CONTROL PISTON RINGS THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES INFORMATION REGARDING A MAJOR CHANGE TO THE REPAIR PROCEDURES PREVIOUSLY OUTLINED IN SERVICE BULLETINS 02-143-13R, 02-144-13R AND ... Read More »

    • TSB #SB-02-113-11R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 07, 2011
      NHTSA ID:
      #10042553

      SUBARU: AFTER BEING PARKED FOR AN EXTENDED LENGTH OF TIME, THERE WOULD BE A TYPE OF KNOCKING NOISE COMING FROM THE ENGINE, AFTER A COLD START. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #SB-02-116-11

      Date Announced:
      MAY 04, 2011
      NHTSA ID:
      #10041249

      SUBARU: 2011 FORESTER. CRANKSHAFT PULLEY REPLACEMENT INFORMATION. *RM 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 »

    • TSB #SB-02-116-11

      Date Announced:
      MAY 04, 2011
      NHTSA ID:
      #10041249

      SUBARU: 2011 FORESTER. CRANKSHAFT PULLEY REPLACEMENT INFORMATION. *RM Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER

    • TSB #15-202-16

      Date Announced:
      JUN 24, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120978

      This bulletin provides a procedure for removal of the accessory Turbo Boost Gauge and restoration of the vehicle to pre-installation (OEM) condition. Due to circumstances beyond the control of Subaru of America, Inc. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:HOSES/LINES/PIPING/FITTINGS

    • TSB #02-155-14

      Date Announced:
      APR 17, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10084453

      THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES AVAILABILITY OF A REVISED REPLACEMENT AIR INTAKE DUCT FOR THE TURBOCHARGED VEHICLES SPECIFIED. Read More »

    • TSB #SB-11-123-12

      Date Announced:
      DEC 03, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10051100

      SUBARU: RARE CONDITION WHERE ICE AND SNOW CLOGS EVAPORATIVE EMISSION SYSTEM HOSES AND/OR DRAIN SEPARATOR, DURING HEAVY SNOW CONDITIONS, REPAIR METHOD IS PROVIDED FOR REMOVAL OF DRAIN SEPARATOR AND INSTALLATION OF EVAPORATIVE HOSE KIT FOR ... Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

    • TSB #11-130-13R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 28, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10067832

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

    • TSB #11-130-13R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 19, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10090293

      THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INSPECTION AND REPAIR PROCEDURES FOR INTAKE AND EXHAUST CAMSHAFT POSITION-RELATED AND/OR ENGINE MISFIRE DTCS FOR THE FA AND FB ENGINE-EQUIPPED MODELS LISTED ABOVE. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

    • TSB #11-130-13R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 19, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10087601

      THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INSPECTION AND REPAIR PROCEDURES FOR INTAKE AND EXHAUST CAMSHAFT POSITION-RELATED AND/OR ENGINE MISFIRE DTCS FOR THE FA AND FB ENGINE-EQUIPPED MODELS LISTED ABOVE. Read More »

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

    • TSB #SB-11-123-12

      Date Announced:
      DEC 03, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10051100

      SUBARU: RARE CONDITION WHERE ICE AND SNOW CLOGS EVAPORATIVE EMISSION SYSTEM HOSES AND/OR DRAIN SEPARATOR, DURING HEAVY SNOW CONDITIONS, REPAIR METHOD IS PROVIDED FOR REMOVAL OF DRAIN SEPARATOR AND INSTALLATION OF EVAPORATIVE HOSE KIT FOR ... Read More »

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

    • TSB #11-123-12

      Date Announced:
      DEC 03, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10065083

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

    • TSB #SB-11-123-12

      Date Announced:
      DEC 03, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10051100

      SUBARU: RARE CONDITION WHERE ICE AND SNOW CLOGS EVAPORATIVE EMISSION SYSTEM HOSES AND/OR DRAIN SEPARATOR, DURING HEAVY SNOW CONDITIONS, REPAIR METHOD IS PROVIDED FOR REMOVAL OF DRAIN SEPARATOR AND INSTALLATION OF EVAPORATIVE HOSE KIT FOR ... Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:FUEL FILTER

    • TSB #SM01

      Date Announced:
      DEC 27, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093984

      NEW SUBARU RECALL CAMPAIGN: OPTIONAL GENUINE SUBARU PUDDLE LIGHTS Read More »

    POWER TRAIN

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 26, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186419

      As part of our dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. is initiating a program to extend the original New Car Powertrain Limited Warranty coverage for excessive engine oil consumption on applicable vehicles to 8 years ... Read More »

    • TSB #03-82-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 26, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150924

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #03-82-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 26, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150949

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14R-4-28-

      Date Announced:
      APR 28, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140501

      Revised TSB. As part of our dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. is initiating a program to extend the original New Car Powertrain Limited Warranty coverage for excessive engine oil consumption on applicable ... Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14R-4-13-

      Date Announced:
      APR 13, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140500

      Revised TSB. As part of our dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. is initiating a program to extend the original New Car Powertrain Limited Warranty coverage for excessive engine oil consumption on applicable ... Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #TSB-2-20-14

      Date Announced:
      FEB 20, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10055441

      SUBARU: THE CUSTIOMER MAY COMPLAIN OF THE INTERMITTENT OPERATION OF THE HILL START ASSIST WARNING LAMP. STORED DTC C0076 WITH DETAIL CODES 2610H AND/OR 2620H. *JS Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 06, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10133516

      2013-14MY Legacy and Outback Models with 2.5L FB Engines, 2011-14MY Forester Models with 2.5L FB Engines, 2015 MY Forester (Manual Transmissions Only), with 2.5L FB Engines, 2012-13 MY Impreza and XV Crosstrek Models with 2. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

    • TSB #16-92-14

      Date Announced:
      SEP 02, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092742

      REPLACEMENT AT OIL COOLER PIPING - THIS BULLETIN WILL PROVIDE INFORMATION REGARDING A CHANGE TO THE AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION (AT) FLUID COOLER PIPING AND AN ADDITION TO THE SERVICE PROCEDURE USED DURING THEIR REPLACEMENT. Read More »

    • TSB #SB-16-92-14

      Date Announced:
      SEP 02, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056871

      SUBARU: REPLACING COOLANT PIPING LOCATED ADJACENT TO RADIATOR THAT'S CORRODED AND DAMAGED DUE TO ROAD SALT AND/OR SALT WATER ACCUMULATION AND NEW REPLACEMENT IS DOUBLE THICK TEFLON COATING. MODEL 2009-13 FORESTER AT, 20089-11 IMPREZA AT. Read More »

    • TSB #03-70-12R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 15, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10089957

      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 ... Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:COOLING UNIT AND LINES

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • TSB #01-168-09R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 04, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186348

      The purpose of this bulletin is to provide replacement key and immobilizer information. Read More »

    • TSB #01-168-09R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 10, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171084

      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 #WUF-91R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 22, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161827

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain vehicles in the ranges listed below to inspect and potentially replace the ignition switch. A total of 511 U.S. vehicles will be affected by this recall. Read More »

    • TSB #WUF-91R

      Date Announced:
      APR 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160209

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain vehicles in the ranges listed below to inspect and potentially replace the ignition switch. A total of 511 U.S. vehicles will be affected by this recall. 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 #06-61-18

      Date Announced:
      MAR 12, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10133517

      This bulletin announces availability of new VDC Control Module & Hydraulic Units (VDCCM&H/U) to address isolated customer concerns of the green Hill Holder light blinking and cancel warning alarm sounding during cranking / starting ... 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 #15-202-16

      Date Announced:
      JUN 24, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120978

      This bulletin provides a procedure for removal of the accessory Turbo Boost Gauge and restoration of the vehicle to pre-installation (OEM) condition. Due to circumstances beyond the control of Subaru of America, Inc. Read More »

    • TSB #02-132-12R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 16, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10084253

      DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR FOR AVCS-RELATED DTCS P000A, P000B, P000C, P000D, P0011, P0014, P0021 AND P0024 Read More »

    • TSB #03-72-14

      Date Announced:
      FEB 20, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10067858

      HILL START ASSIST (HSA) WARNING LIGHT, DTC C0076 - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION TO ADDRESS A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF INTERMITTENT OPERATION OF THE HILL START ASSIST WARNING LAMP. Read More »

    • TSB #SB-11-135-13

      Date Announced:
      NOV 27, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10054223

      SUBARU: ECM IS AVAILABLE FOR REPROGRAMMING FILES TO ADDRESS FALSE CEL/MIL ILLUMINATION AND THE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P050A RESULTED FROM SPECIFIC CLUTCH OPERATIONS AND/OR DRIVING PATTERNS AFTER STARTING ENGINE. Read More »

    • TSB #15-165-13

      Date Announced:
      AUG 08, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092098

      THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES THE AVAILABILITY OF REPROGRAMMING FILES TO ADDRESS CUSTOMER CONCERNS OF THE BLUETOOTH AUDIO STREAMING FEATURE OPERATING WITHOUT BEING SELECTED. Read More »

    • TSB #02-141-13R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 07, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092093

      THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION REGARDING A DESIGN CHANGE TO THE RUBBER CAP WHICH COVERS THE ELECTRICAL CONNECTION AT THE OIL PRESSURE SWITCH. Read More »

    • TSB #02-141-13

      Date Announced:
      MAY 28, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10141544

      This Bulletin provides information regarding a design change to the rubber cap which covers the electrical connection at the oil pressure switch. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

    • TSB #07-75-13R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 10, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173117

      This Bulletin provides information regarding DTC P0606 related specifically to the determination of this code on Forester Turbo and applicable WRX models. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #11-100-11R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 27, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093402

      DIFFICULTY STARTING, ROUGH IDLE DTCS P0301, P0302, P0303, P0304 P0340, P0341, P0345, P0346 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:WIRING

    • TSB #06-47-14

      Date Announced:
      OCT 23, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093509

      REVISION TO TROUBLESHOOTING INFORMATION FOR VDC DTC C0071 Read More »

    • TSB #SB-07-70-12

      Date Announced:
      SEP 20, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10047179

      SUBARU: INFORMATION BEING PROVIDED REGARDING THE HARNESS RETAINING CLIP REPOSITIONING WHEN REPLACING ENGINE WIRING HARNESS AND/OR WATER PIPE TO IMPROVE MANUFACTURING EFFICIENCY. MODEL 2011 FORESTER. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS

    • TSB #WQE-41A

      Date Announced:
      FEB 25, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10083709

      WE WOULD LIKE TO REMIND DEALERS THAT FOR THIS CAMPAIGN THE REPAIR PART NUMBER IS H001SSC300, WHICH IS A FUSED MINI HARNESS. THERE ARE TWO REQUIRED PER VEHICLE. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

    • TSB #WUF-91R

      Date Announced:
      APR 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160209

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain vehicles in the ranges listed below to inspect and potentially replace the ignition switch. A total of 511 U.S. vehicles will be affected by this recall. Read More »

    • TSB #WUF-91

      Date Announced:
      APR 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160219

      Owner Notification, Owners will be notified by first class mail on May 10, 2019. Owners with a valid email address on file will also be notified by email. Read More »

    • TSB #WUF-91-041219

      Date Announced:
      APR 12, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160208

      New Subaru Safety Recall: WUF-91 Replacement Ignition Switch Recall Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain vehicles in the ranges listed below to inspect and potentially replace the ignition switch. A total of 511 U.S. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH

    • TSB #WUF-91R

      Date Announced:
      APR 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160209

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain vehicles in the ranges listed below to inspect and potentially replace the ignition switch. A total of 511 U.S. vehicles will be affected by this recall. Read More »

    • TSB #WUF-91

      Date Announced:
      APR 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160219

      Owner Notification, Owners will be notified by first class mail on May 10, 2019. Owners with a valid email address on file will also be notified by email. Read More »

    • TSB #WUF-91-041219

      Date Announced:
      APR 12, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160208

      New Subaru Safety Recall: WUF-91 Replacement Ignition Switch Recall Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain vehicles in the ranges listed below to inspect and potentially replace the ignition switch. A total of 511 U.S. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

    • TSB #03-72-14

      Date Announced:
      FEB 20, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10067858

      HILL START ASSIST (HSA) WARNING LIGHT, DTC C0076 - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION TO ADDRESS A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF INTERMITTENT OPERATION OF THE HILL START ASSIST WARNING LAMP. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

    • TSB #02-132-12R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 10, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140462

      This Bulletin provides a procedure for diagnosis and determination of necessary part replacement in the event any of the ?AVCS Slow Response? or ?AVCS System Failure? DTCs listed above are found to be stored in the ECM memory. Read More »

    • TSB #11-153-15R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 27, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10090405

      THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES AVAILABILITY OF REPROGRAMMING FILES TO ADDRESS CUSTOMER CONCERNS OF EXTENDED CRANKING TIME BEFORE THE ENGINE STARTS. Read More »

    • TSB #02-132-12R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 19, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10083892

      THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES A PROCEDURE FOR DIAGNOSIS AND DETERMINATION OF NECESSARY PART REPLACEMENT IN THE EVENT ANY OF THE żAVCS SLOW RESPONSEż OR żAVCS SYSTEM FAILUREż DTCS LISTED ABOVE ARE FOUND TO BE STORED IN THE ECM MEMORY. Read More »

    • TSB #SB-11-135-13

      Date Announced:
      NOV 27, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10054223

      SUBARU: ECM IS AVAILABLE FOR REPROGRAMMING FILES TO ADDRESS FALSE CEL/MIL ILLUMINATION AND THE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P050A RESULTED FROM SPECIFIC CLUTCH OPERATIONS AND/OR DRIVING PATTERNS AFTER STARTING ENGINE. Read More »

    • TSB #15-162-13R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 09, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10084418

      THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES A SERVICE PROCEDURE FOR REPLACING THE BLUETOOTH HANDS-FREE MICROPHONE WHICH IS NOW AVAILABLE AS AN INDIVIDUAL SERVICE PART (SEPARATE FROM THE MAP LIGHT ASSEMBLY). Read More »

    • TSB #15-162-13

      Date Announced:
      JUN 18, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10087561

      THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES A SERVICE PROCEDURE FOR REPLACING THE BLUETOOTH HANDS-FREE MICROPHONE WHICH IS NOW AVAILABLE AS AN INDIVIDUAL SERVICE PART (SEPARATE FROM THE MAP LIGHT ASSEMBLY). Read More »

    • TSB #02-132-12R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 21, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10089952

      THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES A PROCEDURE FOR DIAGNOSIS AND DETERMINATION OF NECESSARY PART REPLACEMENT IN THE EVENT ANY OF THE żAVCS SLOW RESPONSEż OR żAVCS SYSTEM FAILUREż DTCS LISTED ABOVE ARE FOUND TO BE STORED IN THE ECM MEMORY. Read More »

    • TSB #WQC-39

      Date Announced:
      NOV 30, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10047519

      SUBARU: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. SOFTWARE CHANGE WILL NOT AFFECT FUEL ECONOMY OR PERFORMANCE, EVEN THOUGH A CORRECTION, FOR ENGINE CONTROL MODULE, HAS BEEN DEVELOPED FOR THE DEFICIENCY IN OBDII SYSTEM THERMOSTAT ... Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING

    • TSB #WQE-41M2

      Date Announced:
      MAR 15, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10085114

      "THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE FURTHER CLARIFICATION OF THE PROPER CLAIMS PROCEDURES TO FOLLOW WHEN A VEHICLE COMES IN TO YOUR SERVICE DEPARTMENT FOR THE WQE]41 PUDDLE LIGHT CAMPAIGN. Read More »

    • TSB #WQE41M

      Date Announced:
      MAR 06, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10085003

      "IN ORDER TO REMOVE THE DISPLAY OF AN OPEN RECALL ON THE WQE99 PROGRAM (OPTIONAL PUDDLE LIGHTS) THAT WAS USED FOR VEHICLES THAT MAY OR MAY NOT HAVE PUDDLE LIGHTS, THE WQE99 PROGRAM HAS BEEN DISCONTINUED. Read More »

    • TSB #WQE-41

      Date Announced:
      FEB 19, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10083646

      "SUBARU HAS DETERMINED THAT AFFECTED VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH OPTIONAL GENUINE SUBARU PUDDLE LIGHTS MAY DEVELOP A SHORT CIRCUIT AND CAUSE THE RELATED COMPONENTS TO OVERHEAT AND POTENTIALLY MELT. Read More »

    • TSB #WQE41A

      Date Announced:
      FEB 19, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10083701

      THE OPTIONAL GENUINE SUBARU PUDDLE LIGHT RECALL HAS NOW BEEN RELEASED. OWNER NOTIFICATION LETTERS WERE MAILED TODAY. Read More »

    LIGHTING (PWS)

    • TSB #WQE-41RP

      Date Announced:
      JAN 15, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10080094

      SUBARU HAS DETERMINED THAT AFFECTED VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH OPTIONAL GENUINE SUBARU PUDDLE LIGHTS MAY DEVELOP A SHORT CIRCUIT AND CAUSE THE RELATED COMPONENTS TO OVERHEAT AND POTENTIALLY MELT. 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:GLASS, SIDE/REAR

    • TSB #12-144-13

      Date Announced:
      FEB 07, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10067839

      THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES AN INSPECTION AND REPAIR PROCEDURE TO ADDRESS A MISALIGNMENT OF THE REAR UPPER AND LOWER WINDOW SASH WHICH MAY CAUSE THE FRONT DOOR GLASS TO BIND OR MOVE SLOWLY WHEN OPENING OR CLOSING. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

    • TSB #12-144-13

      Date Announced:
      FEB 07, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10067839

      THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES AN INSPECTION AND REPAIR PROCEDURE TO ADDRESS A MISALIGNMENT OF THE REAR UPPER AND LOWER WINDOW SASH WHICH MAY CAUSE THE FRONT DOOR GLASS TO BIND OR MOVE SLOWLY WHEN OPENING OR CLOSING. Read More »

    AIR BAGS

    • TSB #TKA-20R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 04, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171869

      SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. has determined that a defect, which relates to motor vehicle safety, exists in certain 2003-2014 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles, 2003-2006 model year Baja vehicles, 2009-2013 model year Forester vehicles, ... Read More »

    • TSB #TKA, TKB, TKC-20

      Date Announced:
      JAN 15, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171076

      SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. has determined that a defect, which relates to motor vehicle safety, exists in certain 2003-2014 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles, 2003-2006 model year Baja vehicles, 2009-2013 model year Forester vehicles, ... Read More »

    • TSB #Subaru Announcem

      Date Announced:
      JAN 06, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171075

      Takata Like for Like recalls- TKA20 (Zone A), TKB20 (Zone B), TKC20 (Zone C). Read More »

    • TSB #TKA19-TKB19-TKC1

      Date Announced:
      APR 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160205

      SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. has determined that a defect, which relates to motor vehicle safety, exists in certain Subaru vehicles listed above, equipped with a non-desiccated Takata-sourced passenger side frontal airbag containing the ... Read More »

    • TSB #TKA19-TKB19-TKC1

      Date Announced:
      MAR 19, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160503

      SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. has determined that a defect, which relates to motor vehicle safety, exists in certain Subaru vehicles listed above, equipped with a non-desiccated Takata-sourced passenger side frontal airbag containing the ... Read More »

    • TSB #TKA-19

      Date Announced:
      JAN 14, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154411

      SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. has determined that a defect, which relates to motor vehicle safety, exists in certain Subaru vehicles listed above, equipped with a non-desiccated Takata-sourced passenger side frontal airbag containing the ... Read More »

    • TSB #WQR53-memo

      Date Announced:
      MAY 04, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139471

      NHTSA announced in a press conference today,  the planned expansion of the airbag inflator recall to an additional 35 to 40 million vehicles from various manufacturers nationwide. Read More »

    SEAT BELTS

    SEAT BELTS:REAR/OTHER

    • TSB #WQA-37

      Date Announced:
      OCT 29, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10068657

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

    • TSB #WQA-37

      Date Announced:
      OCT 10, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093203

      SUBARU HAS PREPARED A NEW REPAIR KIT FOR THIS CAMPAIGN. - REAR SEAT CENTER SEATBELT Read More »

    • TSB #SM03

      Date Announced:
      OCT 10, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093273

      SUBARU RECALL CAMPAIGN WQA-37: FORESTER REAR SEAT CENTER SEATBELT Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY

    STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

    • TSB #15-131-08R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 22, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10067853

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

    • TSB #15-131-08R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 22, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10083705

      IN THE EVENT YOU ENCOUNTER A CUSTOMER COMPLAINT THAT THE REAR DOOR WHEEL ARCH MOLDING IS LOOSE, THERE IS THE POSSIBILITY THAT THE 3Mż TAPE WHICH ATTACHES THE MOLDING HAS NOT ADHERED PROPERLY. Read More »

    TIRES

    • TSB #SB-05-50-10R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 03, 2011
      NHTSA ID:
      #10037968

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

    WHEELS

    • TSB #05-79-20

      Date Announced:
      DEC 15, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185090

      This Service Information Bulletin announces a change made to the wheel lug nuts. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #01-168-09R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 04, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186348

      The purpose of this bulletin is to provide replacement key and immobilizer information. Read More »

    • TSB #10-19-20

      Date Announced:
      OCT 29, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10182247

      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 #02-161-15R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 04, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179379

      This bulletin announces a revised replacement procedure for installation of the front crankshaft oil seal. Includes all 2011MY+ vehicles with FA or FB Engines. Read More »

    • TSB #14-22-16R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 04, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179378

      Special Service Tools Cross Reference List. Read More »

    • TSB #01-181-20

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

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

    • TSB #07-75-13R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 10, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173117

      This Bulletin provides information regarding DTC P0606 related specifically to the determination of this code on Forester Turbo and applicable WRX models. Read More »

    • TSB #01-168-09R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 10, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171084

      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 #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 #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 #02-134-12R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 31, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154425

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #03-82-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 26, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150949

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144873

      As part of our dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. is initiating a program to extend the original New Car Powertrain Limited Warranty coverage for excessive engine oilconsumption on applicable vehicles to 8 years ... Read More »

    • TSB #02-177-18

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144874

      In conjunction with the launch of our new Remanufactured FB Engine Short Block Program, SOA would like to reinforce Core Return Policy (See Parts Policy & Procedures Manual ? Section 12. Read More »

    • TSB #15-222-18

      Date Announced:
      MAY 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10141499

      This bulletin announces a design change to the A/C Condenser receiver-dryer assembly. The change involves the addition of a rubber end cap and retaining clip onto the bottom of the receiver-dryer tank portion to prevent corrosion ... Read More »

    • TSB #02-172-18R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 06, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140479

      This bulletin provides details regarding a new oil filler tube o-ring developed to address engine oil seepage concerns. This seepage may accumulate along the bottom sealing surface of the rocker cover. Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120998

      Refer to bulletin for engine/transmission type. As part of our dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. 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 #216316

      Date Announced:
      AUG 12, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10182589

      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 #01-168-09R

      Date Announced:
      APR 12, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140499

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 07, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10094229

      THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES INFORMATION REGARDING A MAJOR CHANGE TO THE REPAIR PROCEDURES PREVIOUSLY OUTLINED IN SERVICE BULLETINS 02-143-13R, 02-144-13R AND 02-145-13R. Read More »

    • TSB #02-162-15R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 11, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093105

      "THIS SERVICE INFORMATION BULLETIN ANNOUNCES A DESIGN CHANGE TO THE OIL PRESSURE SWITCH ASSEMBLY. NICKEL PLATING HAS BEEN APPLIED TO THE INTERNAL SWITCH CONTACTS TO ENHANCE THEIR DURABILITY AND REDUCE THE POSSIBILITY OF POOR CONTACT WHICH ... Read More »

    • TSB #04-13-09R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 17, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140549

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #02-132-12R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 19, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10080600

      THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES A PROCEDURE FOR DIAGNOSIS AND DETERMINATION OF NECESSARY PART REPLACEMENT IN THE EVENT ANY OF THE żAVCS SLOW RESPONSEż OR żAVCS SYSTEM FAILUREż DTCS LISTED ABOVE ARE FOUND TO BE STORED IN THE ECM MEMORY. Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10094113

      SURFACE TREATMENT CHANGE TO OIL CONTROL PISTON RINGS Read More »

    • TSB #02-155-14R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 10, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093466

      INTERCOOLER/INTAKE AIR DUCT - THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES AVAILABILITY OF A REVISED REPLACEMENT AIR INTAKE DUCT FOR THE TURBOCHARGED VEHICLES SPECIFIED ABOVE. Read More »

    • TSB #SB-02-155-14-R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 10, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056877

      SUBARU: INFORMATION REGARDING REPLACEMENT REVISION OF AIR INTAKE DUCT FOR TURBOCHARGER WHERE INSULATOR PORTION OF DUCT SEPARATES FROM DUCT AND LEAKS BOOST PRESSURE, LOSS OF POWER AND INCREASED SOUND LEVELS OCCURS. Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 28, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092384

      SURFACE TREATMENT CHANGE TO OIL CONTROL PISTON RINGS Read More »

    • TSB #WQK-47R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 29, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10091846

      WQK-47 - BRAKE LINE CORROSION PRODUCT CAMPAIGN BULLETIN Read More »

    • TSB #SM07

      Date Announced:
      JUL 24, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10091844

      SERVICE MEMO REGARDING SPRAY APPLICATION GUN ASSEMBLY / USE CAUTION Read More »

    • TSB #03-72-14

      Date Announced:
      FEB 20, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10067858

      HILL START ASSIST (HSA) WARNING LIGHT, DTC C0076 - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION TO ADDRESS A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF INTERMITTENT OPERATION OF THE HILL START ASSIST WARNING LAMP. Read More »

    • TSB #15-167-13R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 13, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092717

      SHOULD YOU RECEIVE A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF A LOOSE WINDSHIELD MOUNTED AUTO-DIMMING COMPASS MIRROR WITH HOMELINK (WITH OR WITHOUT HOMELINK ON BRZ MODELS), THE MOUNTING ADAPTER PLATE SHOULD BE CHECKED FOR PROPER TIGHTNESS. Read More »

    • TSB #15-165-13

      Date Announced:
      AUG 08, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10067011

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

    • TSB #15-162-13R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 09, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10065797

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

    • TSB #11-116-12R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10065791

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

    • TSB #15-162-13

      Date Announced:
      JUN 18, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10065786

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

    • TSB #02-141-13

      Date Announced:
      MAY 28, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10065768

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

    • TSB #12-153-13

      Date Announced:
      MAY 07, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10065147

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

    • TSB #12-153-13

      Date Announced:
      MAY 07, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10141522

      This Bulletin provides a repair procedure for the replacement of the tonneau cover stoppers. This procedure must be used in place of tonneau cover assembly replacement for stopper failure. Read More »

    • TSB #02-140-13

      Date Announced:
      APR 25, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10068201

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

    • TSB #02-132-12R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 21, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10065112

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

    • TSB #18-165-13

      Date Announced:
      JAN 10, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10065104

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

    • TSB #WQE-41

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10065109

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

    • TSB #03-70-12

      Date Announced:
      DEC 13, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093977

      REPAIR PROCEDURE FOR HIGH-PITCHED SOUND FROM EXTENSION HOUSING AREA USING LATEST GENERATION PRODUCTION PARTS Read More »

    • TSB #11-123-12

      Date Announced:
      DEC 03, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093941

      ICE AND SNOW CLOGGING OF EVAPORATIVE SYSTEM HOSES DTC P1449 Read More »

    • TSB #SB-05-52-12

      Date Announced:
      OCT 08, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10047440

      SUBARU: INFORMATION PROVIDED ON SELF LOCKING NUTS AND TIGHTENING TORQUE SPECIFICATION ON 5 SELECTED REAR SUSPENSION COMPONENTS AND NOT INTERCHANGEABLE, IF REMOVED, BECAUSE OF DIFFERENT SPECIFICATIONS, AND MUST BE REPLACED. Read More »

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

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

    • TSB #15-162-13R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 08, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10068608

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

    • TSB #15-162-13R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 08, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093307

      THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES A SERVICE PROCEDURE FOR REPLACING THE BLUETOOTH HANDS-FREE MICROPHONE WHICH IS NOW AVAILABLE AS AN INDIVIDUAL SERVICE PART (SEPARATE FROM THE MAP LIGHT ASSEMBLY). Read More »

    • TSB #15-162-13R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 09, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10084418

      THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES A SERVICE PROCEDURE FOR REPLACING THE BLUETOOTH HANDS-FREE MICROPHONE WHICH IS NOW AVAILABLE AS AN INDIVIDUAL SERVICE PART (SEPARATE FROM THE MAP LIGHT ASSEMBLY). Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

    • TSB #18-195-18

      Date Announced:
      AUG 28, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145075

      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 #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144873

      As part of our dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. is initiating a program to extend the original New Car Powertrain Limited Warranty coverage for excessive engine oilconsumption on applicable vehicles to 8 years ... Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 21, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120998

      Refer to bulletin for engine/transmission type. As part of our dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. 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 #02-157-14R-4-28-

      Date Announced:
      APR 28, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140501

      Revised TSB. As part of our dedication to customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. is initiating a program to extend the original New Car Powertrain Limited Warranty coverage for excessive engine oil consumption on applicable ... Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14N

      Date Announced:
      APR 27, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140523

      Oil Consumption Class Action Claim Notice Clarification VIN break point clarification Memo. Recently SOA has become aware of some retailer questions regarding the VIN breakpoint information supplied as part of the class action notice. Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14FAQ

      Date Announced:
      APR 14, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140527

      Oil Consumption Class Action Law Suit Frequently Asked Questions Read More »

    • TSB #01-168-09R

      Date Announced:
      APR 12, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140499

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #02-131-12R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10094224

      THE PURPOSE OF THIS BULLETIN IS TO PROVIDE PROCEDURES FOR THE DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR OF OIL SEEPAGE WHICH MAY BE COMING FROM THE TIMING CHAIN COVER, FRONT CAMSHAFT CAP, CAMSHAFT CARRIER AND / OR UPPER OIL PAN. Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 19, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093904

      THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES INFORMATION REGARDING A MAJOR CHANGE TO THE REPAIR PROCEDURES PREVIOUSLY OUTLINED IN SERVICE BULLETINS 02-143-13R, 02-144-13R AND 02-145-13R. Read More »

    • TSB #02-131-12R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 10, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10090488

      THIS BULLETIN WAS REVISED TO ADVISE RETAILERS THE WARRANTY/CLAIM INFORMATION HAS BEEN UPDATED. Read More »

    • TSB #18-179-15

      Date Announced:
      MAR 04, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10090457

      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 #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 02, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10094118

      SURFACE TREATMENT CHANGE TO OIL CONTROL PISTON RINGS Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10094113

      SURFACE TREATMENT CHANGE TO OIL CONTROL PISTON RINGS Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 29, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092913

      SURFACE TREATMENT CHANGE TO OIL CONTROL PISTON RINGS Read More »

    • TSB #02-157-14R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 08, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092842

      SURFACE TREATMENT CHANGE TO OIL CONTROL PISTON RINGS Read More »

    • TSB #18-172-13

      Date Announced:
      JUN 04, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10084424

      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 #18-165-13

      Date Announced:
      JAN 10, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10080089

      "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 #18-164-12

      Date Announced:
      OCT 10, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10065063

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

    • TSB #18-164-12

      Date Announced:
      OCT 10, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093206

      SERVICE MANUAL CORRECTIONS - 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 »

    EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

    • TSB #07-75-13R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 10, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10173117

      This Bulletin provides information regarding DTC P0606 related specifically to the determination of this code on Forester Turbo and applicable WRX models. Read More »

    • TSB #TKA, TKB, TKC-20

      Date Announced:
      JAN 15, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171076

      SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. has determined that a defect, which relates to motor vehicle safety, exists in certain 2003-2014 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles, 2003-2006 model year Baja vehicles, 2009-2013 model year Forester vehicles, ... Read More »

    • TSB #Subaru Announcem

      Date Announced:
      JAN 06, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171075

      Takata Like for Like recalls- TKA20 (Zone A), TKB20 (Zone B), TKC20 (Zone C). Read More »

    • TSB #03-82-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 26, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150924

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #03-82-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 26, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150949

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #216316

      Date Announced:
      AUG 12, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10182589

      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 #01-168-09R

      Date Announced:
      APR 12, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140499

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #02-141-13R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 07, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092093

      THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION REGARDING A DESIGN CHANGE TO THE RUBBER CAP WHICH COVERS THE ELECTRICAL CONNECTION AT THE OIL PRESSURE SWITCH. Read More »

    • TSB #15-162-13

      Date Announced:
      JUN 18, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10090291

      THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES A SERVICE PROCEDURE FOR REPLACING THE BLUETOOTH HANDS-FREE MICROPHONE WHICH IS NOW AVAILABLE AS AN INDIVIDUAL SERVICE PART (SEPARATE FROM THE MAP LIGHT ASSEMBLY). Read More »

    • TSB #SB-141-13

      Date Announced:
      MAY 28, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052503

      SUBARU: THE RUBBER CAP, THAT COVERS ELECTRICAL CONNECTION AT OIL PRESSURE SWITCH, HAS A NEW DESIGN CHANGE AND IT PROVIDES BETTER SEALING AND RESISTANCE TO INTRUSION OF MOISTURE THAT CAN COMPROMISE ELECTRICAL CONNECTION, AND MAY BE IN ... Read More »

    • TSB #02-141-13

      Date Announced:
      MAY 28, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10141544

      This Bulletin provides information regarding a design change to the rubber cap which covers the electrical connection at the oil pressure switch. Read More »

    • TSB #SB-05-52-12

      Date Announced:
      OCT 08, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10047440

      SUBARU: INFORMATION PROVIDED ON SELF LOCKING NUTS AND TIGHTENING TORQUE SPECIFICATION ON 5 SELECTED REAR SUSPENSION COMPONENTS AND NOT INTERCHANGEABLE, IF REMOVED, BECAUSE OF DIFFERENT SPECIFICATIONS, AND MUST BE REPLACED. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

    • TSB #15-222-18

      Date Announced:
      MAY 10, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10141499

      This bulletin announces a design change to the A/C Condenser receiver-dryer assembly. The change involves the addition of a rubber end cap and retaining clip onto the bottom of the receiver-dryer tank portion to prevent corrosion ... Read More »

    • TSB #09-56-13

      Date Announced:
      OCT 21, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093365

      "A COUNTERMEASURE THERMOSTAT HAS BEEN RELEASED TO ADDRESS A RARE CONDITION WHICH MAY OCCUR DURING ENGINE SOAK IN COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES. Read More »