Subaru Legacy Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Subaru Legacy
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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 QuestionsBattery and brake light comes on (1 answer)
my 06 Subie needed Headgaskets.. what's the story on Suibies and headgaskets???
Subaru Legacy RecallsDrive Shaft Separates From Rear Differential
The drive shaft may separate from the rear differential due to the fasteners not being secure. Dealers will inspect the fastening nuts and tighten or replace them as necessary free of charge to resolve the concern.
The transmission propeller shaft yoke has a seal cap that may be deformed, causing a transmission oil leak. Dealers will replace the propeller shaft free of charge to resolve the concern.
The pre-collision braking system of the Eyesight Driver Assist System may fail to operate. Dealers will reprogram the driver assist system free of charge to resolve the concern.