2001 Subaru Outback Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2001 Subaru Outback
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2001 Subaru Outback ProblemsVibtation or Shutter on Acceleration
A vibration or shutter may be noted on acceleration. If the transmission torque converter is suspected a revised part is available to correct this concern.
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.
2001 Subaru Outback QuestionsMy car falters and sometimes backfires when starting out from a stop. ?????? (1 answer)
Oil and filter
Sea Foam in 2 tanks of fuel
What is wrong with the car and is it reparable and how much will it cost?
2001 Subaru Outback RecallsRecall 04V128000
The transmission park mechanism located inside the automatic transmission may not hold when the selector is in the "park" position. The vehicle could move/roll without warning, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will replace the automatic transmission parking rod assembly to correct this concern.