Subaru Legacy Repair and Maintenance
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Subaru Legacy ProblemsCooling System Problems Cause Head Gasket Failure
A failure in the anti-lock brake system (ABS) causes the ABS pump to continuously run, which will eventually wear down the battery. An improved ABS relay is available to solve the problem.
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.
Subaru Legacy QuestionsNeed front differential rebuilt or replaced looking at cost for the repair. (1 answer)
Front differential has overheated and gone bad, the dipstick skock out and almost all the gear oil was lost. This is wifes car. It took nearly 1.5 quarts to fill, but the damage is already done. Whines and as soon as you leave off the gas car slows like the brakes are being applied. Other than th...
Turns over and wants to start.(but wont).problem started a little mote than week ago.car would start and rough idle.car would stall when pressing the acceletator.finally,wouldnt start at all.
Cars sliding and feels like it's ready to spin out at any giving moment and not only during bad wheather I fixed control arms ball joints and now need to fix axels and it's alligned what els can cause my car to be unstable
Subaru Legacy RecallsAir Injection Pump Overheats
The air injection pump may continually operate due to a faulty relay. This can cause it to overheat and possibly melt. Dealers will replace the secondary air injection pump relay free of charge to resolve the concern.
The knee guard that protects the driver in an accident may not be properly mounted. Dealers will inspect the knee guard welding on each vehicle's steering beam, replacing the beam as necessary free of charge to resolve the concern.
The components within the windshield wiper motor bottom cover may interfere with each other due to contamination. This can cause the motor to overheat, fail to operate and result in a fire hazard. Dealers will replace the windshield wiper motor bottom cover assembly free of charge to resolve the concern.