Owners may contact Subaru at 1-800-782-2783 for more information. Aug 201441510 km rear wheels exhibit visible neg camber, and resulting inside tread wear. Recall Date 2014-12-31 Description Subaru of America, Inc. Subaru will notify owners, and dealers will test the brake system by depressing the brake pedal and inspecting for brake fluid leaks. The recall began March 6, 2017. Only two things keep it from higher ratings: One is wind noise from around the door mirrors, long a Subaru weak spot.
Jan 201742171 km thumping noise while driving that changed in speed with car speed. I definitely think we can help. The next day i walked into the dealership and addressed my issue with the receipt of the tow truck and the tire iron, the manager looked as if he knew he was wrong and immediately asked me, would you like summer tires or all seasons? I thought these were tough cars, i only drive it to work, and on snowboarding trips about 3 times a year. And Subaru is proud of the roof rack on the five-door, which accepts many standard roof carriers. They are down two maintenance bays so I am without my car until after Jan 1, though I am still making payments on it while it is getting fixed. The recall began August 21, 2015. Noise isn't bad in either car, with some slight engine noise and wind roar from the side mirrors the most noticeable elements.
Dec 201227419 km Scratches on inside of rear driver side window from window mechanism inside door. With experience, drivers know to blip the throttle while braking, drop a gear, and simply accelerate out of the turn with all four wheels pulling you forward. We have never had such a pleasant, convenient, and relaxed car-buying experience until this purchase. There are several ways in which a savvy car buyer can still research the quality of a car. Is this a normal claim or is something fishy going on here? I dropped my car at the dealer because i can not drive it the way it is and they claim to have no loaners to lend me. Affected vehicles not currently, or formerly, registered in the salt belt states identified in this recall are eligible for repair, at no cost to the customer, upon request. The engine started making odd noises 4 weeks ago and completely died while I was en route to the dealership.
This means I will have to replace the transmission. There has been one thing after another. I can live with it for now. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's power train 1 problem. In standard form it was perfect for overtaking my only gripe is that due to it being an import insurance is quite high but that didn't put me off at all. I am getting tired of having to take time out of my schedule to keep making these trips to have my car taken care of.
I started having problems with it shortly after the purchase. For more information, refer to this page:. Even though the car was out of warranty the dealer replaced it for free since I was having the 30K mile service done at the time. Along the sides, exaggerated wheel arches nod to the Outback, but also serve to break up the height of the flanks. Consequence The engine may inadvertently start and run for up to fifteen minutes. They have not brought it up and it has been in the shop since its been broken in and still nothing has changed. Attention to smoothing air turbulence and a longer undertray also reduce air drag, which helps with that other issue: gas mileage.
Brakes are progressive, as is typical for Subarus, but haul the car down from speed without fuss. The four-door sedan can come off as tall and stubby from some angles, but the five-door hatchback is quite neatly styled at the rear. Dec 201332258 km Oil consumption issue ongoing since purchase of vehicle. Also, the remote starter was recalled. Front left ball joint was replaced. They got back to me on Monday saying they looked at the engine and it had zero oil.
At 40000 miles the engine light came on. Subaru removed the remote starter as the replacement part was not available yet. Since it was still in its break-in period, I set no land-speed records, but the Impreza nicely handled the climb out of the Indio Valley into the high desert. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling 37 problems. Bob Baker in Carlsbad Ca said I need a new engine.
One hundred miles later I need a rebuild on my 5 speed manual tranny. Dealer tested and agreed battery needed replacement. I personally love it too bits, with it being such a heavy car the braking isn't as good as you would like especially when utilising the cars performance but with the exception of a couple of small faults its been reliable, as well as being hugely practical due to the large boot and 4 doors. I own a shop so I took it in to fully recharge the battery til I could get it to the dealer. Did I need to… Fresh off the Subie's firewalk through the Arizona desert for baseball's spring training, I took the Sage Green hatchback on a long weekend trip north to the Eastern Sierra mountains of California and the resort town of Mammoth Lakes. The door mirrors are also 20 percent larger, and provide a full field of rear view, again unlike many competitors. Owners may contact Subaru customer service at 1-800-373-6614.
If brake fluid seepage is observed, the brake lines will be replaced followed by rustproofing with anti-corrosion wax. Dealer replaced head unit under warranty, Dealer replaced head unit diue to Bluetooth not working. We are all here to help each other. In the past ten years i have only owned manual transmission vehicles and i am an experienced commercial driver, whom spends at least 9 hours a day shifting gears through the five boroughs. I bought my 2012 wrx used with full warranty and the car had a throw out bearing issue, so under warranty I had the issue fixed. Took back to the dealer and they fixed the problem. Last Character of the Order Code Varies by Exterior Color.