2012 Subaru Legacy Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2012 Subaru Legacy
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2012 Subaru Legacy ProblemsCooling System Problems Cause Head Gasket Failure
2012 Subaru Legacy QuestionsLegacy stalls when i hit the brakes hard (2 answers)
Approaching an intersection the light turned yellow so i hit the brakes pretty hard, not screeching, and the car died. All indicator lights turned on. Checked battery, 12.7 v, so good. Checked 1 spark plug and it seemed fine. 69k. any ideas? i can't find anything online that actually resol...
I own a 2012 3.6R Legacy and use synthetic oil. The oil light starts to come on around 2000 miles. I need to add a quart by 3000 miles and I find this unusual. Is anyone else having this issue?
2012 Subaru Legacy RecallsWindshield Wipers Stop Working
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.
Due to the position and quantity of adhesive between the glass and its retainer, the moonroof glass may become loose or come completely off. If the moonroof were to detach from the vehicle while driving, it would become a potential road hazard, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will inspect the condition of the glass adhesion and apply additional adhesive or replace the moonroof glass as necessary.
Components inside the front wiper motor cover can overheat and as a result, the wiper motor bottom cover may melt and/or catch fire. This is an expansion of previous a previous recall with 16 vehicles being added. Dealers will replace the front wiper motor bottom cover to correct this concern.