WUI-94R – STOP SALE: Propeller Shaft – 2019 Subaru Ascent

July 10, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V519000

Driveshaft may Disconnect

If the front end of the driveshaft separates, it can increase the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V519

Manufacturer Subaru of America, Inc.

Components POWER TRAIN

Potential Number of Units Affected 166

 

Summary

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2019 Ascent vehicles. The center support bolts for the driveshaft may loosen, possibly resulting in the front portion of the driveshaft disconnecting.

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WUH-93 – Front Duct Panel Spot Weld – 2019 Subaru Legacy & Outback

June 26, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V493000

Improperly Applied Spot Welds

In the event of a crash, the reduced strength of the vehicle body may increase the risk of injury.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V493

Manufacturer Subaru of America, Inc.

Components STRUCTURE

Potential Number of Units Affected 2,107

 

Summary

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2019 Legacy and Outback vehicles. Spot welds located on the duct below the cowl panel may have been improperly applied, impacting the vehicle’s body strength.

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DTC P0072 / Additional Insulation for Ambient Air Temperature Sensor – 2015-2018 Subaru Legacy & Outback

NHTSA ID Number: 10143727

Manufacturer Communication Number: 02-171-18R

 

Summary

This bulletin provides a service procedure for installation of additional foam packing to enhance performance of the Ambient Air Temperature Sensor. The additional foam better insulates the sensor from engine compartment heat which may lead to setting a DTC P0072. This information is applicable to models with or without the Active Grill Shutter (AGS) system.

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Reprogramming File Availability for Additional Optimization of Harman Gen 3 Audio and Navigation Head Units – 2018 Subaru

NHTSA ID Number: 10143724

Manufacturer Communication Number: Harman-update-in

 

Summary

In efforts to increase customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. is now allowing all retailers to perform a one-time update the head unit software for Harman Gen 3 Audio and Navigation Head Units.

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Moonroof Air Deflector – 2020 Subaru Outback & Legacy

Accessory Installation Guide

 

2020 Outback and Legacy Moonroof Air Deflector F541SAN000

Installation Instructions

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