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2008 Subaru Legacy

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2008 Subaru Legacy Problems

Brakes -- Verified

There is a technical service bulletin on the ABS control module. It is replaceable without having to replace the entire anti-lock brake hydraulic unit. Previously, the ABS control module was only available as a complete assembly that included the hydraulic unit.

2008 Subaru Legacy Recalls (Recent)

Brakes, March 27, 2013

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In areas where salt is used on the roads, slush containing road salt can splash through a gap in the fuel tank protector resulting in corrosion of the brake lines. This corrosion may lead to brake fluid leakage resulting in reduced braking performance, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will inspect the affected vehicles and leaking brake lines will be replaced. Anti-corrosion rustproofing wax will be applied to all recalled vehicles.

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Engine, October 20, 2008

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The engine oil supply tube may vibrate and crack due to improper installation. This could result in an oil leak and a fire hazard. Dealers will inspect for a cracked pipes and install an additional support bracket to secure the pipe. This recall began on October 20, 2008. The Subaru recall number is WVF-16.

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2008 Subaru Legacy Questions and Answers

rmihlrad, 2008 Subaru Legacy, 2.5L 4 Cylinder, Wells, VT

I have been driving manual transmissions for 25 years. The transmission is hard to shift on my 2008 Subaru Legacy. I believe the problem is focused on the shifter mechanism. The dealer states th...

davmah4, 2008 Subaru Legacy, 2.5L 4 Cylinder, Woburn, MA

how fast must car be going for airbag to deploy have there been any sudden acceleration issues


Visitor, 2008 Subaru Legacy, Beverly, WV

No problems yet I only have 38800 on my car right now, I was just planing ahead

David1969, 2008 Subaru Legacy, 2.5L 4 Cylinder, Bayonne, NJ

Only happens when the car goes past 65 MPH.

syrsweep, 2008 Subaru Legacy, 2.5L 4 Cylinder, Jamesville, NY

remove them or not?

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