Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for the 2012 Outback are official communications between Subaru & their dealerships that describe processes for troubleshooting or fixing certain common problems. All vehicle manufacturers are required by U.S. law to make their TSBs available to the public.

    STEERING

    • TSB #SB-04-14-15

      Date Announced:
      FEB 20, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10057514

      SUBARU: IN ORDER TO ADDRESS THE CONCERNS OF INCREASED STEERING EFFORT, A DESIGN CHANGE TO THE POWER STEERING PUMP HAS BEEN MADE. *JS Read More »

    • 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 #04-14-15R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 13, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10090492

      THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES AVAILABILITY OF A DESIGN CHANGE TO THE POWER STEERING PUMP TO ADDRESS CUSTOMER CONCERNS OF INCREASED STEERING EFFORT, ESPECIALLY IN COLD TEMPERATURES. REVISED TO SPECIFY H4 MODELS ONLY. Read More »

    • TSB #04-14-15

      Date Announced:
      FEB 20, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10083894

      THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES AVAILABILITY OF A DESIGN CHANGE TO THE POWER STEERING PUMP TO ADDRESS CUSTOMER CONCERNS OF INCREASED STEERING EFFORT, ESPECIALLY IN COLD TEMPERATURES. Read More »

    BRAKES (PWS)

    • TSB #06-53-16R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 19, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139512

      This bulletin announces a design change to the front brake caliper supports to address customer concerns of a rattling sound heard while driving. Read More »

    • TSB #06-51-15R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 11, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093869

      THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES AVAILABILITY OF A NEW FRONT DISC BRAKE PAD, SHIM, GREASE AND CLIP KIT DESIGNED TO REDUCE CUSTOMER CONCERNS OF EXCESSIVE BRAKE SQUEAL. Read More »

    • TSB #06-51-15

      Date Announced:
      OCT 27, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093651

      THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES AVAILABILITY OF A NEW FRONT DISC BRAKE PAD, SHIM, GREASE AND CLIP KIT DESIGNED TO REDUCE CUSTOMER CONCERNS OF EXCESSIVE BRAKE SQUEAL. Read More »

    • TSB #06-52-15

      Date Announced:
      SEP 23, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093119

      "THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES AN INSPECTION AND ADJUSTMENT PROCEDURE TO ADDRESS A DTC C0075 WHICH MAY BE STORED IN THE VEHICLE DYNAMICS CONTROL AND HYDRAULIC CONTROL UNIT (VDCCM&HCU). Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

    • TSB #06-51-15R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164185

      This bulletin announces availability of a new front disc brake pad, shim, grease and clip kit designed to reduce customer concerns of excessive brake squeal. Read More »

    • TSB #06-68-19R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 11, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163525

      This Service Information bulletin announces instruction for application of additional lubrication between the brake caliper support and pad clips. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:CALIPER

    • TSB #06-53-16

      Date Announced:
      MAY 09, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139494

      This bulletin announces a design change to the front brake caliper supports to address customer concerns of a rattling sound heard while driving. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR

    • TSB #06-49-15R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 08, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10083909

      IN RESPONSE TO ISOLATED REPORTS OF CRACKED OR BROKEN ABS WHEEL SPEED SENSOR HARNESS RETAINING CLIPS CAUSED BY REACTION WITH ACIDS USED IN SOME WHEEL CLEANERS, THE CLIP MATERIAL HAS BEEN CHANGED TO POLYPROPYLENE (PPO). Read More »

    • TSB #SB-06-49-15

      Date Announced:
      MAY 29, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10059220

      SUBARU: SOME WHEEL CLEANERS HAVE ACID, AND ABS WHEEL SENSOR HARNESS RETAINING CLIPS WOULD EITHER BECOME BROKEN OR DEVELOPED CRACKS AND A NEW RETAINING CLIP, WITH POLYPROPLYLENE, WOULD BE USED INSTEAD. MODEL 2010-14 LEGACY, OUTBACK. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:CALIPER

    • TSB #06-53-16

      Date Announced:
      MAY 09, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139494

      This bulletin announces a design change to the front brake caliper supports to address customer concerns of a rattling sound heard while driving. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR

    • TSB #SB-06-49-15

      Date Announced:
      MAY 29, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10059220

      SUBARU: SOME WHEEL CLEANERS HAVE ACID, AND ABS WHEEL SENSOR HARNESS RETAINING CLIPS WOULD EITHER BECOME BROKEN OR DEVELOPED CRACKS AND A NEW RETAINING CLIP, WITH POLYPROPLYLENE, WOULD BE USED INSTEAD. MODEL 2010-14 LEGACY, OUTBACK. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:ABS WARNING LIGHT

    • TSB #06-49-15

      Date Announced:
      MAY 29, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10090421

      IN RESPONSE TO ISOLATED REPORTS OF CRACKED OR BROKEN ABS WHEEL SPEED SENSOR HARNESS RETAINING CLIPS CAUSED BY REACTION WITH ACIDS USED IN SOME WHEEL CLEANERS, THE CLIP MATERIAL HAS BEEN CHANGED TO POLYPROPYLENE (PPO). Read More »

    PARKING BRAKE

    • TSB #06-74-20

      Date Announced:
      JAN 31, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171107

      This Service Information Bulletin provides the most recent part number and interchangeability information for the EPB assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #06-71-19R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 04, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166898

      In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is extending the New Car Limited Warranty coverage for the Electric Parking Brake (EPB) assembly used in the above listed models and model years from the original ... Read More »

    • TSB #06-71-19

      Date Announced:
      SEP 16, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165505

      In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is extending the New Car Limited Warranty coverage for the Electric Parking Brake (EPB) assembly used in the above listed models and model years from the original ... Read More »

    • TSB #Warranty Extensi

      Date Announced:
      SEP 16, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165515

      Subaru owner letter. As part of Subaru of America⿿s dedication to customer satisfaction, this letter is to inform you of an extension to the Basic New Car Limited Warranty for your vehicle⿿s Electric Parking Brake Assembly (EPB). Read More »

    • TSB #Retailer Announc

      Date Announced:
      SEP 16, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165517

      As part of Subaru⿿s dedication to customer satisfaction, SOA is announcing an Electric Parking Brake (EPB) Warranty Extension program, which extends the New Car Basic Limited Warranty coverage of the EPB actuator assembly for 2010-2014 ... Read More »

    • TSB #WTV-81R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 26, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164443

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling all 2010-2014 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles equipped with a manual transmission (M/T), to replace the electronic parking brake (EPB) actuator ssembly. A total of 27,175 U.S. Read More »

    • TSB #WTV-81R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 17, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162886

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling all 2010-2014 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles equipped with a manual transmission (M/T), to replace the electronic parking brake (EPB) actuator assembly. A total of 27,175 U.S. Read More »

    • TSB #WTV-81R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 14, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163007

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling all 2010-2014 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles equipped with a manual transmission (M/T), to replace the electronic parking brake (EPB) actuator assembly. A total of 27,175 U.S. Read More »

    • TSB #WTV-81

      Date Announced:
      OCT 30, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150926

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling all 2010-2014 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles equipped with a manual transmission (M/T), to replace the electronic parking brake (EPB) actuator assembly. A total of 27,175 U.S. Read More »

    • TSB #WTV-81

      Date Announced:
      OCT 30, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150951

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling all 2010-2014 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles equipped with a manual transmission (M/T), to replace the electronic parking brake (EPB) actuator assembly. A total of 27,175 U.S. Read More »

    • TSB #165817

      Date Announced:
      FEB 16, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10131697

      This bulletin announces a new replacement EPB actuator assembly to address DTC C0251. In isolated cases, the automatic calibration function of the EPB actuator may not always occur when turning the ignition on. Read More »

    ENGINE (PWS)

    • 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 #16-90-13R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 15, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140477

      CVT Transmissions only. This bulletin announces the availability of a countermeasure torque converter assembly to address a customer concern of very low engine RPM when coming to a stop. Read More »

    • TSB #16-90-13R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 15, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140492

      CVT Transmissions only. This bulletin announces the availability of a countermeasure torque converter assembly to address a customer concern of very low engine RPM when coming to a stop. 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 #02-162-15

      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 #16-95-15

      Date Announced:
      AUG 06, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092482

      "THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES A DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURE FOR CONFIRMATION OF A SUSPECTED CVT CHAIN SLIP CONDITION. Read More »

    • TSB #WQF42

      Date Announced:
      APR 22, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10068207

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

    • TSB #WQF-42

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10067084

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

    • TSB #2-22-13

      Date Announced:
      FEB 22, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10067854

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

    • TSB #11-126-12

      Date Announced:
      DEC 19, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093980

      DTC P0456 REPROGRAMMING FILE AVAILABILITY Read More »

    • TSB #11-126-12

      Date Announced:
      DEC 19, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10065096

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

    • TSB #16-80-11R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 12, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10065092

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

    • TSB #11-111-12R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 06, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10065088

      SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE. 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 »

    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 #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 #16-101-16

      Date Announced:
      MAY 09, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139493

      This bulletin announces a production process change to the starter ring gear portion of the torque converter assembly. 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 »

    • TSB #11-111-12R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 06, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093953

      P0128 COOLANT THERMOSTAT (ENGINE COOLANT TEMPERATURE BELOW THERMOSTAT REGULATING TEMPERATURE) 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 »

    POWER TRAIN

    • TSB #16-107-17R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10187317

      In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is extending the New Car Limited Powertrain Warranty coverage for the Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) on the above listed models and model years from the ... Read More »

    • TSB #16-103-16R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10185062

      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 #16-131-20

      Date Announced:
      NOV 09, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10183714

      This Service Information Bulletin provides corrected diagnostics containing a revised flow for certain CVT solenoid related DTCs. 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 #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 #16-107-17R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 13, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10133527

      2010-15 Legacy/ Outback 2.5L NA CVT, 2015 Legacy/ Outback 3.6L NA CVT, 2012-15 Impreza 2.0L NA CVT, 2013-15 Crosstrek 2.0L NA CVT, 2014-15 Crosstrek Hybrid CVT 2014-15 Forester 2.5L NA CVT 2014-15 Forester 2.0L Turbo CVT 2015 WRX 2. Read More »

    • TSB #16-90-13R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 15, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140492

      CVT Transmissions only. This bulletin announces the availability of a countermeasure torque converter assembly to address a customer concern of very low engine RPM when coming to a stop. Read More »

    • TSB #16-107-17R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 09, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10125885

      CVT MODELS ONLY. In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is extending the New Car Limited Powertrain Warranty coverage for the Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) on the above listed models and ... Read More »

    • TSB #16-107-17

      Date Announced:
      JUN 21, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117538

      CVT MODELS ONLY. In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is extending the New Car Limited Powertrain Warranty coverage for the Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) on the above listed models and ... Read More »

    • TSB #16-103-16R

      Date Announced:
      APR 20, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111086

      This bulletin has been developed in response to a small number of customer concerns regarding fluid seepage found coming from the CVT assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #16-95-15R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 20, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111068

      Only models with CVT Transmission. This bulletin provides a diagnostic procedure for confirmation of a suspected CVT chain slip condition. Read More »

    • TSB #16-103-16

      Date Announced:
      DEC 14, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111066

      Only Models Equipped with TR690 CVT only. This bulletin has been developed in response to a small number of customer concerns regarding fluid seepage found coming from the CVT assembly. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #16-97-15

      Date Announced:
      NOV 04, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093861

      THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES A PROCEDURE FOR DIAGNOSING A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF A DELAYED AND / OR HARSH ENGAGEMENT OF THE CVT (MODEL TR580) WHEN SHIFTING INTO REVERSE OR DRIVE FROM NEUTRAL. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY:PEDAL/HAND LEVER(MOTORCYCLE)

    • TSB #16-90-13R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 15, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140477

      CVT Transmissions only. This bulletin announces the availability of a countermeasure torque converter assembly to address a customer concern of very low engine RPM when coming to a stop. Read More »

    • TSB #16-90-13R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 15, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140492

      CVT Transmissions only. This bulletin announces the availability of a countermeasure torque converter assembly to address a customer concern of very low engine RPM when coming to a stop. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

    • TSB #16-103-16R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 08, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154206

      This bulletin has been developed in response to a small number of customer concerns regarding fluid seepage found coming from the CVT assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #16-103-16R

      Date Announced:
      APR 20, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111086

      This bulletin has been developed in response to a small number of customer concerns regarding fluid seepage found coming from the CVT assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #16-95-15R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 20, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111068

      Only models with CVT Transmission. This bulletin provides a diagnostic procedure for confirmation of a suspected CVT chain slip condition. Read More »

    • TSB #16-103-16

      Date Announced:
      DEC 14, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111066

      Only Models Equipped with TR690 CVT only. This bulletin has been developed in response to a small number of customer concerns regarding fluid seepage found coming from the CVT assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #16-102-16

      Date Announced:
      JUL 11, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111091

      TSB: All Models Equipped with CVT Transmissions. This Service Information bulletin provides a new flow chart and additional diagnostic tools to assist Technicians with troubleshooting DTC P0841- SECONDARY OIL PRESSURE SENSOR PERFORMANCE. Read More »

    • TSB #03-67-12R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 28, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093129

      SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. HAS EXTENDED THE AVAILABILITY OF REMANUFACTURED CVT TRANSMISSIONS TO INCLUDE CROSSTREK, FORESTER AND IMPREZA APPLICATIONS. Read More »

    • TSB #16-95-15

      Date Announced:
      AUG 06, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092482

      "THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES A DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURE FOR CONFIRMATION OF A SUSPECTED CVT CHAIN SLIP CONDITION. Read More »

    • TSB #03-67-12R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 21, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093487

      REMANUFACTURED CVT PROGRAM - SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE OUR FIRST-EVER REMANUFACTURED CVT PROGRAM. Read More »

    • TSB #16-90-13R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 07, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10068301

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

    • TSB #16-91-14

      Date Announced:
      JAN 29, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10067835

      THIS SERVICE INFORMATION DESCRIBES 2 CORRECTIONS TO THE SERVICE MANUAL DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURES FOR THE DTCS LISTED ABOVE. Read More »

    • TSB #16-80-11R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10067834

      IF YOU ENCOUNTER A VEHICLE THAT HAS THE OIL TEMPERATURE WARNING LAMP FLASHING WITH P0751, P0756, P0761, P0766, P0771, P1840, P1841, P1842, P1843 OR P1844 STORED IN MEMORY AND POSSIBLY AN INTERMITTENT STALLING CONDITION, IT MAY BE THE ... Read More »

    • TSB #16-80-11R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 12, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093972

      AT OIL TEMPERATURE WARNING LAMP FLASHING Read More »

    • TSB #16-85-12R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 12, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10065093

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

    • TSB #16-85-12

      Date Announced:
      NOV 26, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093401

      THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES AN INSPECTION AND DIAGNOSIS METHOD FOR THE CVTS SECONDARY PRESSURE SENSOR WHICH IF FAILED, COULD CREATE A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF A SQUEALING-TYPE SOUND DURING LIGHT THROTTLE APPLICATION. Read More »

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

    • TSB #16-98-16

      Date Announced:
      FEB 05, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10084141

      THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES AVAILABILITY OF REPROGRAMMING FILES FOR OPTIMIZATION OF THE TRANSMISSION CONTROL MODULE (TCM). Read More »

    • TSB #16-85-12

      Date Announced:
      NOV 26, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10065078

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

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:TORQUE CONVERTER

    • TSB #16-90-13R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 15, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140477

      CVT Transmissions only. This bulletin announces the availability of a countermeasure torque converter assembly to address a customer concern of very low engine RPM when coming to a stop. Read More »

    • TSB #16-90-13R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 15, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140492

      CVT Transmissions only. This bulletin announces the availability of a countermeasure torque converter assembly to address a customer concern of very low engine RPM when coming to a stop. Read More »

    • TSB #16-90-13R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 07, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10084313

      DESIGN CHANGE TO LOCK-UP TYPE TORQUE CONVERTER Read More »

    • TSB #16-90-13

      Date Announced:
      JAN 06, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10067826

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

    • TSB #16-90-13

      Date Announced:
      JAN 06, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10080367

      "DESIGN CHANGE TO LOCK-UP TYPE TORQUE CONVERTER - THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES THE AVAILABILITY OF A COUNTERMEASURE TORQUE CONVERTER ASSEMBLY TO ADDRESS A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF VERY LOW ENGINE RPM WHEN COMING TO A STOP. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:TRANSFER CASE (4-WHEEL DRIVE)

    • TSB #16-95-15R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 20, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111068

      Only models with CVT Transmission. This bulletin provides a diagnostic procedure for confirmation of a suspected CVT chain slip condition. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • TSB #07-152-19R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 31, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171105

      This bulletin announces availability of new power window switch assemblies. Read More »

    • TSB #06-74-20

      Date Announced:
      JAN 31, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171107

      This Service Information Bulletin provides the most recent part number and interchangeability information for the EPB assembly. 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 #07-152-19R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 12, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163526

      "This bulletin announces availability of new power window switch assemblies developed to address the following customer concerns: ⿢ Power windows inoperative from the driver⿿s door master and / or passenger front door switch ⿢ ... Read More »

    • TSB #07-84-14R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 07, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163000

      This bulletin provides clearer steps for completing the Occupant Detection System (ODS) rezeroing (system calibration) procedure along with a revised diagnostic chart for DTC B1650 (ODS Failure). Read More »

    • TSB #06-58-17R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 03, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162997

      This bulletin announces a new replacement EPB actuator assembly to address DTC C0251. In isolated cases, the automatic calibration function of the EPB actuator may not always occur when turning the ignition on. 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 #16-119-19

      Date Announced:
      JAN 29, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154423

      This Service Information bulletin announces availability of a new control valve assembly (valve body) designed to prevent false detection of DTC P0841 and / or illumination of the AT Temp light. Read More »

    • TSB #WTV-81

      Date Announced:
      OCT 30, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150926

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling all 2010-2014 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles equipped with a manual transmission (M/T), to replace the electronic parking brake (EPB) actuator assembly. A total of 27,175 U.S. 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 #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 #15-185-15R

      Date Announced:
      SEP 08, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093063

      THIS SERVICE INFORMATION BULLETIN IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE HELPFUL INSIGHT TO USE WHEN RESPONDING TO CUSTOMER INQUIRIES INVOLVING THE PAIRING AND USE OF CELLULAR PHONES WITH CLARION AUDIO UNITS. Read More »

    • TSB #07-91-15

      Date Announced:
      JUN 15, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140464

      This bulletin announces a replacement wiper switch assembly to address customer concerns of the wipers not parking correctly or moving intermittently, even when the control switch is off. 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 »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #WQF-42A

      Date Announced:
      FEB 22, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10083702

      NEW SUBARU RECALL CAMPAIGN: OPTIONAL GENUINE SUBARU REMOTE ENGINE STARTER TRANSMITTER FOBS. SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. Read More »

    • TSB #WQF-42RP

      Date Announced:
      FEB 22, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10083706

      SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. HAS DETERMINED THAT A DEFECT, WHICH RELATES TO MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY, EXISTS ON CERTAIN SUBARU VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH OPTIONAL GENUINE SUBARU REMOTE ENGINE STARTER (RES). Read More »

    • TSB #RES

      Date Announced:
      FEB 08, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10083598

      IT HAS COME TO OUR ATTENTION THAT THERE MAY BE A POTENTIAL PARTS QUALITY ISSUE WITH CERTAIN REMOTE ENGINE STARTER KITS. 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 »

    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 #15-178-15

      Date Announced:
      FEB 13, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10083886

      THIS SERVICE INFORMATION BULLETIN PROVIDES RECOMMENDATIONS TO ADDRESS A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF A CHECK DEVICE ERROR MESSAGE BEING DISPLAYED ON THE SCREEN OF THEIR PANASONIC AUDIO UNIT. Read More »

    • TSB #SM04

      Date Announced:
      OCT 26, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093274

      SUBARU SERVICE PROGRAM WQC-39: ECM REPROGRAMMING Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

    • TSB #15-193-16R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 29, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120999

      All 2012 to 2015 Models Equipped with Fujitsu Ten (F10) Generation 1 (Gen1) Audio / Navigation Systems. This bulletin announces a new procedure for updating the operating software used in F10 Gen1 audio / navigation systems. Read More »

    • TSB #16-93-15

      Date Announced:
      JAN 26, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10080781

      THIS BULLETIN ANNOUNCES THE AVAILABILITY OF REPROGRAMMING FILES FOR OPTIMIZING THE TCM LOGIC USED IN THE LISTED CVT-EQUIPPED VEHICLES. 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:HEADLIGHTS

    • TSB #ONEILL

      Date Announced:
      JUL 29, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10111102

      As part of Subaru's dedication to customer satisfaction, SOA is announcing a Low-Beam Halogen Headlamp Bulb Warranty Enhancement program. Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:CONCEALMENT DEVICES

    • TSB #SB-07-59-07R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 21, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10054221

      SUBARU: THE FORMATION OF MOISTURE AND/OR CONDENSATION, INSIDE OF REAR COMBINATION AND HEADLAMPS, IS TEMPORARY, AND WILL EVAPORATE WHEN TEMPERATURE RISES INSIDE LAMPS. MODEL ALL. NO YEARS LISTED. Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:DAYTIME RUNNING LIGHTS:BULBS

    • TSB #711016

      Date Announced:
      AUG 12, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10182590

      Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is extending the original warranty on the low-beam ONLY halogen headlamp bulbs to 10 years / unlimited miles from the vehicle?s original warranty start date. Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS

    • TSB #SB-07-59-07R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 21, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10054221

      SUBARU: THE FORMATION OF MOISTURE AND/OR CONDENSATION, INSIDE OF REAR COMBINATION AND HEADLAMPS, IS TEMPORARY, AND WILL EVAPORATE WHEN TEMPERATURE RISES INSIDE LAMPS. MODEL ALL. NO YEARS LISTED. Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS

    • TSB #07-131-18

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

      This bulletin provides a measurement and adjustment procedure for the stop lamp switch. An improperly adjusted (or faulty) stop lamp switch can cause any of the DTCs listed above to set and result in the related system?s (e. g. Read More »

    VISIBILITY

    • TSB #07-152-19R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 31, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171105

      This bulletin announces availability of new power window switch assemblies. Read More »

    • TSB #07-152-19R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 12, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163526

      "This bulletin announces availability of new power window switch assemblies developed to address the following customer concerns: ⿢ Power windows inoperative from the driver⿿s door master and / or passenger front door switch ⿢ ... Read More »

    • TSB #07-91-15

      Date Announced:
      JUN 15, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140464

      This bulletin announces a replacement wiper switch assembly to address customer concerns of the wipers not parking correctly or moving intermittently, even when the control switch is off. Read More »

    VISIBILITY/WIPER (PWS)

    • TSB #SB-07-91-15

      Date Announced:
      JUN 15, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10059186

      SUBARU: MOISTURE IS RETAINED IN COMPOSITION OF SOLDERING FLUX AND GREASE, IN SOME VEHICLES, CAUSING WIPERS TO MOVE INTERMITTENTLY OR NOT PARKING CORRECTLY AND WIPER SWITCH ASSEMBLY NEEDS TO BE REPLACED. MODEL 2010-12 LEGACY, OUTBACK. 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 #07-152-19R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 12, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163526

      "This bulletin announces availability of new power window switch assemblies developed to address the following customer concerns: ⿢ Power windows inoperative from the driver⿿s door master and / or passenger front door switch ⿢ ... Read More »

    • TSB #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:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #12-117-10R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 28, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117544

      MODELS WITH SUNROOFS ONLY. If you encounter a customer complaint of water leaking into the interior of the vehicle from the map light area, the following 2 areas should be inspected closely for a potential source or cause: * The leak ... Read More »

    • TSB #12-117-10R

      Date Announced:
      MAY 10, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139475

      Models with Sunroofs only. If you encounter a customer complaint of water leaking into the interior of the vehicle from the map light area, the following 2 areas should be inspected closely for a potential source or ... Read More »

    • TSB #12-117-10R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 14, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10067847

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

    • TSB #12-117-10R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 14, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10083636

      IF YOU ENCOUNTER A CUSTOMER COMPLAINT THAT WATER IS LEAKING FROM THE MAP LIGHT AREA, IT COULD BE CAUSED BY WATER LEAKING THROUGH THE AREA OF THE SUNROOF CABLE MECHANISM. Read More »

    • TSB #07-72-13

      Date Announced:
      JAN 29, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10080206

      THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR PROCEDURES TO ADDRESS A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF THE SUNROOF NOT OPENING OR CLOSING PROPERLY. Read More »

    • TSB #12-124-10R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 23, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10065064

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

    • TSB #12-124-10R

      Date Announced:
      OCT 23, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093207

      SUNROOF BINDS: IF YOU ENCOUNTER A CUSTOMER COMPLAINT WHEN OPENING THE SUNROOF (THE GLASS OPENS ABOUT ONE INCH THEN STOPS, MAKES A SQUEAK TYPE SOUND AND/OR OPENS HALFWAY THEN BINDS), THE WEDGE CAP MAY BE OUT OF ALIGNMENT. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:SWITCH/WIRING

    • TSB #07-91-15

      Date Announced:
      JUN 15, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140464

      This bulletin announces a replacement wiper switch assembly to address customer concerns of the wipers not parking correctly or moving intermittently, even when the control switch is off. 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 »

    STRUCTURE

    • TSB #12-169-14

      Date Announced:
      JUL 10, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10091766

      CLICK, POP OR CREEK SOUND FROM LEFT OR RIGHT OUTER COWL CORNER / BASE OF A PILLAR AREA - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES A REPAIR PROCEDURE TO ADDRESS CUSTOMER CONCERNS OF A CLICK, POP OR CREEK SOUND HEARD COMING FROM EITHER THE LEFT ... Read More »

    • TSB #07-84-14

      Date Announced:
      MAR 13, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10067878

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

    • TSB #12-135-12R

      Date Announced:
      MAR 14, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10065124

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

    • TSB #07-72-13

      Date Announced:
      JAN 29, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10065115

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

    • TSB #SB-15-159-13

      Date Announced:
      JAN 10, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10051619

      SUBARU: TIRE RUBBING SOUND FROM RIGHT FRONT. THE SOUND WILL ONLY OCCUR WHEN BACKING UP WITH THE WHEELS TURNED TO THE RIGHT A CERTAIN AMOUNT. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

    • TSB #12-147-13R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 18, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10084266

      POP SOUND FROM RIGHT REAR WHEEL APRON AREA - THE PURPOSE OF THIS BULLETIN IS TO PROVIDE A REPAIR PROCEDURE TO ADDRESS A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF A POP TYPE SOUND COMING FROM THE RIGHT REAR WHEEL APRON AREA. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

    • TSB #Front Door Panel

      Date Announced:
      OCT 05, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10131662

      FrontDoorPanel?UPDATE10/5 TO: Parts Managers/Service Managers FROM: Subaru of America, Inc. DEPARTMENT: Parts & Service DATE: 10/05/2017 Please disregard the message below. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:ROOF AND PILLARS

    • TSB #12-117-10R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 28, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117544

      MODELS WITH SUNROOFS ONLY. If you encounter a customer complaint of water leaking into the interior of the vehicle from the map light area, the following 2 areas should be inspected closely for a potential source or cause: * The leak ... Read More »

    • TSB #07-72-13

      Date Announced:
      JAN 29, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10065115

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

    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HOOD:LATCH

    • TSB #12-178-15

      Date Announced:
      JAN 30, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10080902

      THIS SERVICE INFORMATION BULLETIN ANNOUNCES A CHANGE TO THE APPEARANCE OF THE HOOD LATCH AND STRIKER MOUNTING BOLTS. THE ORIGINAL BOLTS HAD A BLACK-COLORED FINISH WHILE THE NEW BOLTS ARE SILVER IN COLOR. Read More »

    TIRES

    • TSB #18-173-13

      Date Announced:
      AUG 19, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092166

      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 »

    TIRES:TREAD/BELT

    • TSB #18-173-13

      Date Announced:
      AUG 19, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092166

      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 »

    WHEELS

    • TSB #06-49-15

      Date Announced:
      MAY 29, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10090421

      IN RESPONSE TO ISOLATED REPORTS OF CRACKED OR BROKEN ABS WHEEL SPEED SENSOR HARNESS RETAINING CLIPS CAUSED BY REACTION WITH ACIDS USED IN SOME WHEEL CLEANERS, THE CLIP MATERIAL HAS BEEN CHANGED TO POLYPROPYLENE (PPO). Read More »

    • TSB #12-147-13R

      Date Announced:
      JUL 08, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10091763

      POP SOUND FROM RIGHT REAR WHEEL APRON AREA - THE PURPOSE OF THIS BULLETIN IS TO PROVIDE A REPAIR PROCEDURE TO ADDRESS A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF A POP TYPE SOUND COMING FROM THE RIGHT REAR WHEEL APRON AREA. Read More »

    • TSB #12-147-13R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 18, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10084266

      POP SOUND FROM RIGHT REAR WHEEL APRON AREA - THE PURPOSE OF THIS BULLETIN IS TO PROVIDE A REPAIR PROCEDURE TO ADDRESS A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF A POP TYPE SOUND COMING FROM THE RIGHT REAR WHEEL APRON AREA. Read More »

    • TSB #12-147-13

      Date Announced:
      MAR 08, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10085103

      THE PURPOSE OF THIS BULLETIN IS TO PROVIDE A REPAIR PROCEDURE TO ADDRESS A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF A POP TYPE SOUND COMING FROM THE RIGHT REAR WHEEL APRON AREA. Read More »

    • TSB #12-147-13

      Date Announced:
      MAR 08, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10065122

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

    SEATS

    • TSB #12-164-14

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

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

    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #14-22-16R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10187315

      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 #18-203-20

      Date Announced:
      NOV 20, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10183704

      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 #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 #07-152-19R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 31, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171105

      This bulletin announces availability of new power window switch assemblies. 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 #07-84-14R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 07, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163000

      This bulletin provides clearer steps for completing the Occupant Detection System (ODS) rezeroing (system calibration) procedure along with a revised diagnostic chart for DTC B1650 (ODS Failure). 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 #WTV-81

      Date Announced:
      OCT 30, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150951

      Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling all 2010-2014 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles equipped with a manual transmission (M/T), to replace the electronic parking brake (EPB) actuator assembly. A total of 27,175 U.S. 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 #18-194-18

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

      The purpose of this bulletin is to provide a description of current changes to Service Manuals available via the Subaru Technical Information System (STIS) web site. Read More »

    • TSB #16-90-13R

      Date Announced:
      FEB 15, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140492

      CVT Transmissions only. This bulletin announces the availability of a countermeasure torque converter assembly to address a customer concern of very low engine RPM when coming to a stop. 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 #16-107-17R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 09, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10125885

      CVT MODELS ONLY. In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is extending the New Car Limited Powertrain Warranty coverage for the Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) on the above listed models and ... 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 #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 #02-162-15R

      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 #02-158-14

      Date Announced:
      NOV 21, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093713

      ACCESSORY DRIVE BELT TENSIONER COMPONENT CHANGES 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 #12-166-14

      Date Announced:
      MAR 03, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10068297

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

    • TSB #12-166-14

      Date Announced:
      MAR 03, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10090142

      REVISED L/FRONT DASH SPEAKER GRILLE Read More »

    • TSB #12-166-14

      Date Announced:
      MAR 03, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10085247

      REVISED L/FRONT DASH SPEAKER GRILLE Read More »

    • TSB #WQH-44M

      Date Announced:
      AUG 21, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092186

      "WE HAVE RECEIVED SEVERAL CALLS FROM DEALERS WHO HAVE CUSTOMERS ELIGIBLE FOR THE WQH44 SUBARU CARPETED FLOOR MAT RECALL BUT DO NOT HAVE THE ORIGINAL MATS THAT WERE IN THE VEHICLE AT THE TIME OF SALE. Read More »

    • TSB #15-152-12R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 09, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10067012

      SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE. 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 #15-152-12R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 12, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10065781

      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 #WQF-42A

      Date Announced:
      FEB 22, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10083702

      NEW SUBARU RECALL CAMPAIGN: OPTIONAL GENUINE SUBARU REMOTE ENGINE STARTER TRANSMITTER FOBS. SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. Read More »

    • TSB #WQF-42RP

      Date Announced:
      FEB 22, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10083706

      SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC. HAS DETERMINED THAT A DEFECT, WHICH RELATES TO MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY, EXISTS ON CERTAIN SUBARU VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH OPTIONAL GENUINE SUBARU REMOTE ENGINE STARTER (RES). Read More »

    • TSB #16-85-12R

      Date Announced:
      DEC 12, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10093975

      CVT SECONDARY PRESSURE SENSOR DIAGNOSTICS Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

    • TSB #07-84-14R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 07, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163000

      This bulletin provides clearer steps for completing the Occupant Detection System (ODS) rezeroing (system calibration) procedure along with a revised diagnostic chart for DTC B1650 (ODS Failure). Read More »

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

    • TSB #PAN-AUDIO

      Date Announced:
      MAY 17, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139506

      PANASONIC AUDIO SYSTEMS TROUBLESHOOTING GUIDE Read More »

    • TSB #15-185-15

      Date Announced:
      AUG 24, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092529

      THIS SERVICE INFORMATION BULLETIN IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE HELPFUL INSIGHT TO USE WHEN RESPONDING TO CUSTOMER INQUIRIES INVOLVING THE PAIRING AND USE OF CELLULAR PHONES WITH CLARION AUDIO UNITS. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

    • TSB #15-193-16R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 29, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10120999

      All 2012 to 2015 Models Equipped with Fujitsu Ten (F10) Generation 1 (Gen1) Audio / Navigation Systems. This bulletin announces a new procedure for updating the operating software used in F10 Gen1 audio / navigation systems. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

    • TSB #18-194-18

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

      The purpose of this bulletin is to provide a description of current changes to Service Manuals available via the Subaru Technical Information System (STIS) web site. Read More »

    • TSB #16-107-17R

      Date Announced:
      NOV 09, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10125885

      CVT MODELS ONLY. In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is extending the New Car Limited Powertrain Warranty coverage for the Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) on the above listed models and ... Read More »

    • TSB #Front Door Panel

      Date Announced:
      OCT 04, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10131661

      Due to a production issue with part numbers: 60009AJ00B9P, 01B9P, 02B9P, & 03B9P retailers are required to scrap their on-hand inventory on site. These will not be returned to the RDCs. Read More »

    • TSB #16-107-17

      Date Announced:
      JUN 21, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10117538

      CVT MODELS ONLY. In the interest of customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is extending the New Car Limited Powertrain Warranty coverage for the Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) on the above listed models and ... 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 #711016

      Date Announced:
      AUG 12, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10182590

      Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is extending the original warranty on the low-beam ONLY halogen headlamp bulbs to 10 years / unlimited miles from the vehicle?s original warranty start date. Read More »

    • TSB #18-186-16

      Date Announced:
      MAY 04, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10139472

      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 #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 #18-181-15

      Date Announced:
      JUN 03, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140453

      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 #18-181-15 (2)

      Date Announced:
      JUN 03, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10140561

      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 #18-176-15

      Date Announced:
      MAR 02, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10090454

      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 #07-84-14

      Date Announced:
      MAR 13, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10087482

      REVISED B1650 DIAGNOSTICS AND ODS REZEROING PROCEDURE Read More »

    • TSB #07-84-14

      Date Announced:
      MAR 13, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10090191

      REVISED B1650 DIAGNOSTICS AND ODS REZEROING PROCEDURE Read More »

    • TSB #16-91-14

      Date Announced:
      JAN 29, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10067835

      THIS SERVICE INFORMATION DESCRIBES 2 CORRECTIONS TO THE SERVICE MANUAL DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURES FOR THE DTCS LISTED ABOVE. Read More »

    • TSB #18-173-13

      Date Announced:
      AUG 19, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092166

      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 #15-152-12R

      Date Announced:
      AUG 09, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10092131

      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 #15-157-12R

      Date Announced:
      JUN 12, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10085410

      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 #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 #18-164-12

      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 #07-152-19R

      Date Announced:
      JAN 31, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171105

      This bulletin announces availability of new power window switch assemblies. 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 #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 »