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Cooling System Problems Cause Head Gasket Failure on Subaru Legacy Outback

Problem Description and Possible Solution

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.

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Subaru Legacy Outback Vehicles With This Problem

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Average mileage: 130,738 (25,000–224,000)
Engine affected: 2.5L 4 Cylinder
2 model years affected: 1997, 1999
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