2006 Subaru Forester Recalls

RepairPal provides easy-to-read analysis of 2 official 2006 Subaru Forester recalls. Find out if your 2006 Subaru Forester needs service due to a recalled defect and learn how to fix it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 6, 2011

One or both front lower control arms may break due to corrosion from road salt.

Subaru will notify owners of affected vehicles during November, 2011. If your vehicle is, or has been, operated in areas where salt is used to de-ice the roads, or you don't receive notification and you feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It's helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on March 9, 2007

The passenger front air bag could become disabled and may not deploy in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of injury.

This should be considered a high priority recall. The passenger front air bag may not deploy as expected. Please contact your Subrau dealer. They will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.