1997 Subaru Legacy Outback Q&A
1997 Subaru Legacy Outback Question: Engine replacement 2.5L
I just put a 96 engine in my 97 car runs fine but now has a ck engine light on trying to figure out what to do now think i have tto change ecm but not sure - Cardoc226
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.
I have a 2.2 L engine to replace my burnt out 2.5L. What is needed to do this? In other words. what specific steps must I take, and do I require additional parts?
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.