Subaru
Outback
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Engine Oil Leak Form Pump Seal on Subaru Outback

Problem Description and Possible Solution

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.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 160,000 (80,000–220,000)
Engine affected: 2.5L 4 Cylinder
6 model years affected: 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, more2004, 2006
8 people reported this problem
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burning oil smell after long periods of driving....
leaking and smoking from oil pump.