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1999 Subaru Legacy Outback

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1999 Subaru Legacy Outback Problems

Engine -- Verified

The head gasket has a high failure rate due to cooling system problems. Subaru is aware of the problem and has extended the warranty to 8 years/100k miles on many vehicles.

Engine -- Verified

Front engine oil leaks can develop from the camshaft seal and the crankshaft front seal. If one or more seals require replacement, it may be wise to consider replacing the timing belt as well. These seals are commonly inspected and replaced as needed as part of a timing belt service.

Engine -- Verified

The leak may develop from the oil pump seal. Our technicians prefer to use thread locker when replacing the seal to prevent the bolts from becoming loose again.

Engine -- Verified

Subaru issued a recall (WWG-90) because the mass air flow sensor has a manufacturing defect.

1999 Subaru Legacy Outback Questions and Answers

champson, 1999 Subaru Legacy Outback, 2.5L 4 Cylinder, Venice, FL

Actually its a 2000 but the drop down box doesn't offer anything beyond 1999. You answered a previous question for me about a replaced steering rack which was not installed correctly, and the ...

stairmaster911, 1999 Subaru Legacy Outback, Oakland, ME

my friend doesn't know how to change the brake pads and i know a little but i want to make sure. So how do i change the brake pads on a 1999 Subaru Legacy?

marcomoura59, 1999 Subaru Legacy Outback, 2.5L 4 Cylinder, New York, NY

I drive the car from place to place not for more then an hour the engine over heats then the fan gomes on the tempeture follows down to the middle. I have changed the thermostst and the hadiator. B...

joshvt, 1999 Subaru Legacy Outback, 2.5L 4 Cylinder, Bellows Falls, VT

I have a standard subaru outback wagon with a bad starter motor. What are the steps for removing the old motor and installing the new one

bruce0114, 1999 Subaru Legacy Outback, 2.5L 4 Cylinder, Plainville, CT

I have 72000 miles on my 2000 subaru and I have been advised that the timing belt is due to be replaced at 70000-90000 miles or every 7-10 years and that the water pump should be replaced at the sa...

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1999 Subaru Legacy Outback Reviews

runs and drives like a dream. the only complaint i have is that the spark plugs are a royal PAIN to change. i guess the offset is that it takes me around 5 minutes to change the oil.

Excellent, reliable car. I will buy another Subaru when I'm ready to replace this one. Very few repairs required, but I get regularly recommended maintenance done on time.

very good car,you can play on snow with this car.My cars starter went bad on 70000 mils.

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