Comments show that this head gasket problem is a known and recognized problem on 2004 Bajas. As such, system indicates warranty extension on "some models" with fewer than 100,000 miles and under 8 years old. How do I find out if my vehicle is covered and if the extended warranty is offered to owners other than original owners?
Engine Cooling/Head Gasket Problem on 2004 Subaru Baja
by Barney2009 in Berthoud, CO on January 02, 2011
1 answer 2 comments
ANSWER by mastertech6371 on January 02, 2011
call your local dealer and have them run your vin number to determine if there is any extended warranty. Roy
COMMENT by Barney2009 on January 02, 2011
Thank You. I will try that.
COMMENT by Visitor on January 30, 2011
what did the dealer day?
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.
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