Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for the 2019 Impreza 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.

    SUSPENSION

    • TSB #05-66-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 19, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150942

      This Service Information bulletin announces a running change to the four (4) front suspension crossmember retaining bolts to improve production efficiency. Read More »

    • TSB #05-66-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 19, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150917

      This Service Information bulletin announces a running change to the four (4) front suspension crossmember retaining bolts to improve production efficiency. 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 »

    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 #16-121-19

      Date Announced:
      MAY 09, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161819

      This bulletin provides a procedure for addressing a limited number of concerns involving a tapping -type sound originating from the area where the engine and CVT are joined. 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 #WTT-79R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 20, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146478

      Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is initiating a service program for certain 2017-2019 MY Impreza vehicles, and certain 2018-2019 MY Crosstrek vehicles. This service program involves installation of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM. Read More »

    • TSB #WTT-79R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 29, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144878

      Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is initiating a service program for certain 2017-2019 MY Impreza vehicles, and certain 2018-2019 MY Crosstrek vehicles. This service program involves installation of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • TSB #WUQ-02R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 02, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169827

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2017-2019 model year Impreza and 2018-2019 Crosstrek vehicles due to improper Engine Control Module (ECM) programming. A total of 466,205 U.S. vehicles will be affected by this recall. Read More »

    • TSB #WUQ-02R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166932

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2017-2019 model year Impreza and 2018-2019 Crosstrek vehicles due to improper Engine Control Module (ECM) programming. A total of 466,205 U.S. vehicles will be affected by this recall. Read More »

    • TSB #Subarunet Announ

      Date Announced:
      OCT 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166939

      The remedy is now available for this recall. Please refer to the WUQ-02 Product campaign Bulletin on STIS. Read More »

    • TSB #02-131-12R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165512

      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 #07-157-19

      Date Announced:
      AUG 26, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164277

      This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM. In some cases, when using a Generic Scan Tool (GST) for diagnosis, the vehicle mileage may be displayed inaccurately. 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 »

    POWER TRAIN

    • TSB #09-70-19

      Date Announced:
      OCT 11, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166902

      This Service Information Bulletin outlines design changes made to the coolant hoses for the CVT fluid cooler and the spring-type clamps used to secure them. Read More »

    • 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 #16-121-19R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 09, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163521

      This bulletin provides a procedure for addressing a limited number of concerns involving a tapping-type sound originating from the area where the engine and CVT are joined. Read More »

    • TSB #16-121-19

      Date Announced:
      MAY 09, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161819

      This bulletin provides a procedure for addressing a limited number of concerns involving a tapping -type sound originating from the area where the engine and CVT are joined. Read More »

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

    • TSB #WTT-79R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 29, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144878

      Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is initiating a service program for certain 2017-2019 MY Impreza vehicles, and certain 2018-2019 MY Crosstrek vehicles. This service program involves installation of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM. Read More »

    • TSB #WTT-79

      Date Announced:
      AUG 21, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145080

      Subaru of America, Inc. has initiated a service program for certain 2017?2019 MY Impreza vehicles, and certain 2018?2019 MY Crosstrek vehicles. This service program involves installation of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • TSB #07-166-20

      Date Announced:
      JAN 29, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171097

      This Service Information Bulletin announces part number change information for the ignition coils used on the models listed. Read More »

    • TSB #15-255-19R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 28, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171095

      The first TomTom map update for Gen 3.1 Harman navigation equipped vehicles was made available. Read More »

    • TSB #15-256-19R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 28, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171096

      This bulletin provides information on a new reprogramming procedure (FOTA) to optimize the Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units (H/U). 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 #15-234-18R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 20, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169848

      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 #WUQ-02R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 02, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169827

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2017-2019 model year Impreza and 2018-2019 Crosstrek vehicles due to improper Engine Control Module (ECM) programming. A total of 466,205 U.S. vehicles will be affected by this recall. Read More »

    • TSB #15-251-19R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168637

      "This Service Bulletin provides additional diagnostics to follow when addressing a Telematics-related DTC B2A16. Read More »

    • TSB #15-221-18R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168560

      This bulletin provides helpful information about operating conditions observed in the field for Technicians to use when diagnosing customer concerns which may arise while operating Harman Gen 3.0 and 3. Read More »

    • TSB #15-227-18R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168565

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns of the Navigation system⿿s functionality. Read More »

    • TSB #15-231-18R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168571

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to use when diagnosing specific and general audio/sound related concerns. Read More »

    • TSB #15-243-19R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 15, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168562

      This Service Information bulletin provides a procedure for customizing the maintenance period settings of the MFD. Read More »

    • TSB #15-226-18R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 15, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168563

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns regarding USB functionality. Read More »

    • TSB #15-247-19R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 15, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168566

      This Service Information Bulletin announces availability of a map update which includes new software to address a route searching error. Read More »

    • TSB #15-230-18R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 15, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168569

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns involving Bluetooth (BT) functionality. Read More »

    • TSB #15-220-18R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 15, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168573

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to use when diagnosing concerns of the Apple CarPlay and / or Android Auto feature not connecting or launching properly when a compatible device is connected to the head unit. Read More »

    • TSB #15-233-18R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 15, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168574

      This Service Information bulletin provides a procedure to use for addressing a customer concern of a delayed or slow response when using the soft keys on the touch screen of the audio / navigation head unit. Read More »

    • TSB #15-229-18R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 15, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168627

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing clock-related customer concerns. Read More »

    • TSB #15-256-19

      Date Announced:
      NOV 11, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168622

      This bulletin provides information on a new reprogramming procedure (FOTA) to optimize the Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units (H/U) utilized in the models as listed above. Read More »

    • TSB #15-257-19

      Date Announced:
      NOV 11, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168623

      This Service Information Bulletin provides insight in response to both customer and retailer feedback resulting from the use of OBD-II port connected devices. Read More »

    • TSB #15-236-18R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168600

      The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units utilized in the models as listed above. Read More »

    • TSB #15-255-19

      Date Announced:
      NOV 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168610

      "On December 14th, 2018, the first TomTom map update for Gen 3.1 Harman navigation equipped vehicles was made available. Read More »

    • TSB #WUQ-02R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166932

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2017-2019 model year Impreza and 2018-2019 Crosstrek vehicles due to improper Engine Control Module (ECM) programming. A total of 466,205 U.S. vehicles will be affected by this recall. Read More »

    • TSB #Subarunet Announ

      Date Announced:
      OCT 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166939

      The remedy is now available for this recall. Please refer to the WUQ-02 Product campaign Bulletin on STIS. 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 #15-247-19

      Date Announced:
      OCT 02, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166885

      This Service Information Bulletin announces availability of a map update which includes new software to address a route searching error. Read More »

    • TSB #15-251-19

      Date Announced:
      SEP 26, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165548

      This Service Information Bulletin provides additional diagnostics to follow when addressing a Telematics-related DTC B2A16. Read More »

    • TSB #15-240-19R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 11, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165501

      This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency while addressing the following customer concerns: Symptom 1: No audio output is heard but, the ... Read More »

    • TSB #07-157-19

      Date Announced:
      AUG 26, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164277

      This bulletin announces availability of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM. In some cases, when using a Generic Scan Tool (GST) for diagnosis, the vehicle mileage may be displayed inaccurately. Read More »

    • TSB #15-234-18R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164415

      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 #15-240-19R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 22, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164389

      "This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency while addressing the following customer concerns: Symptom 1: No audio output is heard but, the ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-236-18R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 21, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164194

      The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units utilized in the models as listed above. Read More »

    • TSB #10-92-19R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 19, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164187

      This bulletin announces a change made to optimize the sealing of the pressure switch connector used on a metal refrigerant pipe on the models above. Read More »

    • TSB #07-156-19

      Date Announced:
      JUL 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163555

      This bulletin announces availability of new High-Grade (color) MFD units with optimized software. The new units will address isolated concerns of the MFD screen going black (blank) and restarting during start-up. Read More »

    • TSB #15-243-19

      Date Announced:
      JUL 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163519

      This service information bulletin provides a procedure for customizing the maintenance period settings of the MFD. Read More »

    • TSB #15-240-19R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161816

      This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency while addressing the following customer concerns: Symptom 1: No audio output is heard but, the ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-240-19

      Date Announced:
      APR 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160213

      This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency while addressing the following customer concerns: ? Loss of audio output after turning the head ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-229-18R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 11, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160491

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing clock-related customer concerns. Read More »

    • TSB #15-236-18R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 07, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154205

      The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units utilized in the models as listed above. Read More »

    • TSB #15-235-18

      Date Announced:
      NOV 08, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153181

      This bulletin announces availability of new audio system amplifiers to address the following operating concerns with the Harman Kardon Gen 3 infotainment system: Symptom 1: No audio output is heard but, the volume level displayed changes ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-219-18R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 31, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150928

      When attempting to complete the STARLINK Telematics subscription process, an Error Code 202 and / or 204 may occur preventing the process from completing successfully. Read More »

    • TSB #15-219-18R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 31, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150953

      When attempting to complete the STARLINK Telematics subscription process, an Error Code 202 and/or 204 may occur preventing the process from completing successfully. Read More »

    • TSB #07-140-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 09, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150933

      This bulletin announces an additional troubleshooting step to follow when diagnosing a DTC U0284: ?LOST COMMUNICATIONWITH ACTIVE GRILLE SHUTTER MODULE ?A?. Read More »

    • TSB #07-140-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 09, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150908

      This bulletin announces an additional troubleshooting step to follow when diagnosing a DTC U0284: ?LOST COMMUNICATIONWITH ACTIVE GRILLE SHUTTER MODULE ?A?. Read More »

    • TSB #15-226-18R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 05, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146468

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns regarding USB functionality. Read More »

    • TSB #15-220-18R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 05, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146474

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to use when diagnosing concerns of the Apple CarPlay and / or Android Auto feature not connecting or launching properly when a compatible device is connected to the head unit. Read More »

    • TSB #15-226-18

      Date Announced:
      AUG 21, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144884

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns regarding USB functionality. Read More »

    • TSB #15-229-18

      Date Announced:
      AUG 21, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144887

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing clock-related customer concerns. 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 #Subarunet Announ

      Date Announced:
      NOV 21, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168631

      Owner notification schedule: WUQ-02 Impreza/Crosstrek ignition coil reprogramming recall. Read More »

    • TSB #Subarunet Announ

      Date Announced:
      OCT 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166939

      The remedy is now available for this recall. Please refer to the WUQ-02 Product campaign Bulletin on STIS. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

    • TSB #15-236-18R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 25, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160501

      The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units utilized in the models as listed above. Read More »

    • TSB #GEN 3-1

      Date Announced:
      MAR 25, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160507

      Immediately discontinue the use of latest 2019 MY Gen 3.1 Harman Software update. Read More »

    • TSB #15-220-18R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 30, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150927

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to use when diagnosing concerns of the Apple CarPlay and/or Android Auto feature not connecting or launching properly when a compatible device is connected to the head unit. Read More »

    • TSB #WTT-79

      Date Announced:
      AUG 21, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145080

      Subaru of America, Inc. has initiated a service program for certain 2017?2019 MY Impreza vehicles, and certain 2018?2019 MY Crosstrek vehicles. This service program involves installation of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM. Read More »

    AIR BAGS

    • 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 #07-161-19

      Date Announced:
      OCT 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166916

      This Service Information Bulletin announces a design change made to the side curtain and knee airbag modules on the models listed above to optimize commonization with the Japanese production parts. 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 »

    STRUCTURE

    • TSB #10-89-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 23, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150923

      This bulletin provides a procedure and precautions to use when addressing a customer concern of an improper fit or gap condition of the center vent grille assembly as shown in the comparison photos below. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

    • TSB #10-89-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 23, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150948

      This bulletin provides a procedure and precautions to use when addressing a customer concern of an improper fit or gap condition of the center vent grille assembly as shown in the comparison photos below. Read More »

    • TSB #12-252-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 19, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150943

      This Service Information bulletin announces a procedure change for installation of the under-body grommets used to seal the tie-down holes used during vehicle transport. Read More »

    • TSB #12-252-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 19, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150918

      This Service Information bulletin announces a procedure change for installation of the under-body grommets used to seal the tie-down holes used during vehicle transport. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY

    • TSB #12-252-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 19, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150943

      This Service Information bulletin announces a procedure change for installation of the under-body grommets used to seal the tie-down holes used during vehicle transport. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #15-255-19R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 28, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171095

      The first TomTom map update for Gen 3.1 Harman navigation equipped vehicles was made available. Read More »

    • TSB #15-256-19R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 28, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171096

      This bulletin provides information on a new reprogramming procedure (FOTA) to optimize the Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units (H/U). 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 #15-236-18R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 30, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169851

      Reprograming file availability for optimization of Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation Head Units. Read More »

    • TSB #15-251-19R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168637

      "This Service Bulletin provides additional diagnostics to follow when addressing a Telematics-related DTC B2A16. Read More »

    • TSB #15-227-18R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168565

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns of the Navigation system⿿s functionality. Read More »

    • TSB #15-231-18R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168571

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to use when diagnosing specific and general audio/sound related concerns. Read More »

    • TSB #15-243-19R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 15, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168562

      This Service Information bulletin provides a procedure for customizing the maintenance period settings of the MFD. Read More »

    • TSB #15-226-18R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 15, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168563

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns regarding USB functionality. Read More »

    • TSB #15-247-19R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 15, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168566

      This Service Information Bulletin announces availability of a map update which includes new software to address a route searching error. Read More »

    • TSB #15-230-18R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 15, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168569

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns involving Bluetooth (BT) functionality. Read More »

    • TSB #15-233-18R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 15, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168574

      This Service Information bulletin provides a procedure to use for addressing a customer concern of a delayed or slow response when using the soft keys on the touch screen of the audio / navigation head unit. Read More »

    • TSB #15-229-18R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 15, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168627

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing clock-related customer concerns. Read More »

    • TSB #15-256-19

      Date Announced:
      NOV 11, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168622

      This bulletin provides information on a new reprogramming procedure (FOTA) to optimize the Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units (H/U) utilized in the models as listed above. Read More »

    • TSB #15-257-19

      Date Announced:
      NOV 11, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168623

      This Service Information Bulletin provides insight in response to both customer and retailer feedback resulting from the use of OBD-II port connected devices. Read More »

    • TSB #15-240-19R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 22, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164389

      "This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency while addressing the following customer concerns: Symptom 1: No audio output is heard but, the ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-235-18R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163001

      This bulletin announces availability of new audio system amplifiers to address the following operating concerns with the Harman Kardon Gen 3 infotainment system: Symptom 1: No audio output is heard but, the volume level displayed changes ... Read More »

    • TSB #Subaru Tech Tips

      Date Announced:
      MAY 21, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161824

      Subaru Service and Technical Support Line Newletter. Read More »

    • TSB #15-242-19

      Date Announced:
      MAY 21, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161825

      This Service Information bulletin has been developed for use as a quick reference tool to aid in diagnosing operational concerns of the Gen 2 Telematics system?s remote access features on all 2019 vehicles with Gen 2 Telematics. Read More »

    • TSB #15-221-18R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161820

      This bulletin provides helpful information about operating conditions observed in the field for Technicians to use when diagnosing customer concerns which may arise while operating Harman Gen 3.0 and 3. Read More »

    • TSB #15-240-19R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161816

      This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency while addressing the following customer concerns: Symptom 1: No audio output is heard but, the ... 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 #05-68-19

      Date Announced:
      MAR 04, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160486

      This Service Information bulletin provides details regarding a change made to the front hub assembly retaining bolts to enhance vehicle production line efficiency. 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 #01-178-18

      Date Announced:
      DEC 28, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153626

      This Service Information bulletin announces a procedure change regarding installation of the body plugs used to close the tie-down chain access holes in the vehicle underbody. Read More »

    • TSB #15-235-18

      Date Announced:
      NOV 08, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153181

      This bulletin announces availability of new audio system amplifiers to address the following operating concerns with the Harman Kardon Gen 3 infotainment system: Symptom 1: No audio output is heard but, the volume level displayed changes ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-234-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 22, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150922

      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 #15-234-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 22, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150947

      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 #05-66-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 19, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150942

      This Service Information bulletin announces a running change to the four (4) front suspension crossmember retaining bolts to improve production efficiency. Read More »

    • TSB #15-226-18R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 05, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146468

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns regarding USB functionality. Read More »

    • TSB #15-227-18R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 05, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146469

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns of the Navigation system?s functionality. Read More »

    • TSB #15-228-18R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 05, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146470

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing a customer concern of the display screen being either frozen (unresponsive) or black (blank). Read More »

    • TSB #15-229-18R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 05, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146471

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing clock-related customer concerns. Read More »

    • TSB #15-230-18R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 05, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146472

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns involving Bluetooth (BT) functionality. Read More »

    • TSB #15-231-18R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 05, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146473

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to use when diagnosing specific and general audio/sound related concerns. Read More »

    • TSB #15-220-18R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 05, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146474

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to use when diagnosing concerns of the Apple CarPlay and / or Android Auto feature not connecting or launching properly when a compatible device is connected to the head unit. Read More »

    • TSB #15-233-18

      Date Announced:
      AUG 29, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145077

      This Service Information bulletin provides a procedure to use for addressing a customer concern of a delayed or slow response when using the soft keys on the touch screen of the audio / navigation head unit. Read More »

    • TSB #15-230-18

      Date Announced:
      AUG 21, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145068

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns involving Bluetooth (BT) functionality. Read More »

    • TSB #15-231-18

      Date Announced:
      AUG 21, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145069

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to use when diagnosing specific and general audio/sound related concerns. Read More »

    • TSB #15-226-18

      Date Announced:
      AUG 21, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144884

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns regarding USB functionality. Read More »

    • TSB #15-227-18

      Date Announced:
      AUG 21, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144885

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns of the Navigation system?s functionality. Read More »

    • TSB #15-229-18

      Date Announced:
      AUG 21, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144887

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing clock-related customer concerns. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

    • TSB #15-234-18R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 23, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164415

      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 #15-235-18

      Date Announced:
      NOV 08, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153181

      This bulletin announces availability of new audio system amplifiers to address the following operating concerns with the Harman Kardon Gen 3 infotainment system: Symptom 1: No audio output is heard but, the volume level displayed changes ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-220-18R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 30, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150927

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to use when diagnosing concerns of the Apple CarPlay and/or Android Auto feature not connecting or launching properly when a compatible device is connected to the head unit. Read More »

    • TSB #15-220-18R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 30, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150952

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to use when diagnosing concerns of the Apple CarPlay and/or Android Auto feature not connecting or launching properly when a compatible device is connected to the head unit. Read More »

    • TSB #15-226-18R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 05, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146468

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns regarding USB functionality. Read More »

    • TSB #15-228-18R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 05, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146470

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing a customer concern of the display screen being either frozen (unresponsive) or black (blank). Read More »

    • TSB #15-229-18R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 05, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146471

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing clock-related customer concerns. Read More »

    • TSB #15-230-18R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 05, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146472

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns involving Bluetooth (BT) functionality. Read More »

    • TSB #15-231-18R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 05, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146473

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to use when diagnosing specific and general audio/sound related concerns. Read More »

    • TSB #15-220-18R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 05, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146474

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to use when diagnosing concerns of the Apple CarPlay and / or Android Auto feature not connecting or launching properly when a compatible device is connected to the head unit. Read More »

    • TSB #15-233-18

      Date Announced:
      AUG 29, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145077

      This Service Information bulletin provides a procedure to use for addressing a customer concern of a delayed or slow response when using the soft keys on the touch screen of the audio / navigation head unit. Read More »

    • TSB #15-226-18

      Date Announced:
      AUG 21, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144884

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns regarding USB functionality. Read More »

    • TSB #15-229-18

      Date Announced:
      AUG 21, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144887

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing clock-related customer concerns. Read More »

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

    • TSB #15-221-18R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168560

      This bulletin provides helpful information about operating conditions observed in the field for Technicians to use when diagnosing customer concerns which may arise while operating Harman Gen 3.0 and 3. Read More »

    • TSB #15-240-19R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 11, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165501

      This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency while addressing the following customer concerns: Symptom 1: No audio output is heard but, the ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-240-19R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 22, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164389

      "This bulletin announces availability of new Harman audio unit amplifier units with revised internal logic designed to optimize efficiency while addressing the following customer concerns: Symptom 1: No audio output is heard but, the ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-235-18R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163001

      This bulletin announces availability of new audio system amplifiers to address the following operating concerns with the Harman Kardon Gen 3 infotainment system: Symptom 1: No audio output is heard but, the volume level displayed changes ... Read More »

    • TSB #15-228-18R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 13, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160496

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing a customer concern of the display screen being either frozen (unresponsive) or black (blank). Read More »

    • TSB #15-238-19

      Date Announced:
      MAR 11, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160493

      This Service Information bulletin is in response to a small number of customer concerns regarding the audio unit not being able to play certain types of audio Compact Discs (CDs). Harman Gen 3. Read More »

    • TSB #15-231-18

      Date Announced:
      AUG 21, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145069

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to use when diagnosing specific and general audio/sound related concerns. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

    • TSB #15-236-18R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168600

      The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units utilized in the models as listed above. Read More »

    • TSB #15-236-18R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 21, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164194

      The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units utilized in the models as listed above. Read More »

    • TSB #15-221-18R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 05, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146467

      This bulletin provides helpful information about operating conditions observed in the field for Technicians to use when diagnosing customer concerns which may arise while operating Harman Gen 3.0 and 3. Read More »

    • TSB #15-227-18R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 05, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146469

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns of the Navigation system?s functionality. Read More »

    • TSB #15-227-18

      Date Announced:
      AUG 21, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144885

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns of the Navigation system?s functionality. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

    • TSB #10-92-19R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 19, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164187

      This bulletin announces a change made to optimize the sealing of the pressure switch connector used on a metal refrigerant pipe on the models above. Read More »

    • TSB #WTT-79R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 20, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146478

      Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is initiating a service program for certain 2017-2019 MY Impreza vehicles, and certain 2018-2019 MY Crosstrek vehicles. This service program involves installation of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM. Read More »

    • TSB #WTT-79R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 29, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10144878

      Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is initiating a service program for certain 2017-2019 MY Impreza vehicles, and certain 2018-2019 MY Crosstrek vehicles. This service program involves installation of reprogramming files to optimize the ECM. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

    • TSB #15-220-18R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 15, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168573

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to use when diagnosing concerns of the Apple CarPlay and / or Android Auto feature not connecting or launching properly when a compatible device is connected to the head unit. Read More »

    • TSB #18-196-19

      Date Announced:
      JUN 17, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163008

      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 #15-236-18R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 25, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160501

      The following information addresses reprogramming file availability and a software update installation procedure to provide optimization to the new Harman Gen 3.1 Audio and Navigation head units utilized in the models as listed above. Read More »

    • TSB #15-229-18R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 11, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160491

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing clock-related customer concerns. 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 »

    EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

    • 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 #Subarunet Announ

      Date Announced:
      NOV 21, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168631

      Owner notification schedule: WUQ-02 Impreza/Crosstrek ignition coil reprogramming recall. Read More »

    • TSB #15-227-18R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 18, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168565

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns of the Navigation system⿿s functionality. Read More »

    • TSB #15-226-18R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 15, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168563

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns regarding USB functionality. Read More »

    • TSB #15-247-19R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 15, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168566

      This Service Information Bulletin announces availability of a map update which includes new software to address a route searching error. Read More »

    • TSB #15-230-18R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 15, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168569

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns involving Bluetooth (BT) functionality. Read More »

    • TSB #15-233-18R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 15, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168574

      This Service Information bulletin provides a procedure to use for addressing a customer concern of a delayed or slow response when using the soft keys on the touch screen of the audio / navigation head unit. Read More »

    • TSB #15-228-18R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 13, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160496

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing a customer concern of the display screen being either frozen (unresponsive) or black (blank). Read More »

    • TSB #05-68-19

      Date Announced:
      MAR 04, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160486

      This Service Information bulletin provides details regarding a change made to the front hub assembly retaining bolts to enhance vehicle production line efficiency. Read More »

    • TSB #05-66-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 19, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150942

      This Service Information bulletin announces a running change to the four (4) front suspension crossmember retaining bolts to improve production efficiency. Read More »

    • TSB #12-252-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 19, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150943

      This Service Information bulletin announces a procedure change for installation of the under-body grommets used to seal the tie-down holes used during vehicle transport. Read More »

    • TSB #05-66-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 19, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150917

      This Service Information bulletin announces a running change to the four (4) front suspension crossmember retaining bolts to improve production efficiency. Read More »

    • TSB #12-252-18

      Date Announced:
      OCT 19, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150918

      This Service Information bulletin announces a procedure change for installation of the under-body grommets used to seal the tie-down holes used during vehicle transport. Read More »

    • TSB #15-228-18R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 05, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146470

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing a customer concern of the display screen being either frozen (unresponsive) or black (blank). Read More »

    • TSB #15-229-18R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 05, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146471

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing clock-related customer concerns. Read More »

    • TSB #15-230-18R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 05, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146472

      This bulletin provides troubleshooting steps to follow when diagnosing customer concerns involving Bluetooth (BT) functionality. Read More »