WTY-84 Valve Spring Fracturing – 2012-2014 Subaru

November 1, 2018 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 18V772000

Engine Valve Spring Failure may cause Engine Stall

An engine stall can increase the risk of a crash.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V772

Manufacturer Subaru of America, Inc.

Components ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Potential Number of Units Affected 165,534

 

Summary

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2012-2014 Subaru Impreza, 2012-2013 Impreza Stationwagon, 2013 Subaru BRZ, XV Crosstrek and Toyota Scion FR-S vehicles. The engine valve springs in these vehicles may fracture causing an engine malfunction or a possible engine stall.

 

Remedy

Subaru will notify their owners. Toyota will notify the FR-S owners. Dealers will replace the valve springs, free of charge. The recall began December 26, 2018. Subaru owners may contact Subaru customer service at 1-844-373-6614, Toyota owners may contact the Toyota Customer Experience Center at 1-888-270-9371. Subaru’s number for this recall is WTY-84.

 

Notes

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

 

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6 Affected Products

Vehicles

MAKE MODEL YEAR
SCION FR-S 2013
SUBARU BRZ 2013
SUBARU IMPREZA 2012-2014
SUBARU XV CROSSTREK 2013

59 Associated Documents

Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc) – SAFETY RECALL J02 (Interim Notice J12) Certain 2013 Model Year Scion FR-S – Engine Valve Spring Replacement

RCMN-18V772-4250.pdf 204.375KB

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Chronology

RMISC-18V772-0340.pdf 86.809KB

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Defect Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-18V772-5413.pdf 217.521KB

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Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-18V772-9160.pdf 279.875KB

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Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc) – New Subaru Safety Recall: WTY-84 Valve Spring Fracturing

RCMN-18V772-3242.pdf 505.656KB

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Recall 573 Report – AMENDMENT 1

RCLRPT-18V772-1129.PDF 217.445KB

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Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc)- To: Subaru Retailers Subject: GTP Values Extended for WTY-84 recall units Date: December 1, 2018

RCMN-18V772-4479.pdf 29.345KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-9097.pdf 4639.489KB

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Recall Quarterly Report #1, 2018-4

RCLQRT-18V772-3142.PDF 211.148KB

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Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc)- Re: Damaged WTY-84 Valve Spring tools

RCMN-18V772-3332.pdf 146.489KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-5439.pdf 5088.731KB

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Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc)- Date: January 15th, 2019 Re: Additional Information regarding WTY-84

RCMN-18V772-5912.pdf 322.111KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-0400.pdf 6181.185KB

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Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc)- GTP Subaru Retailer Valve Spring Support Program

RCMN-18V772-3049.pdf 139.298KB

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Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc)- Guaranteed Trade-in Program Update related to the Valve Spring Recall (WTY-84)

RCMN-18V772-1806.pdf 142.565KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-1442.pdf 4256.172KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-7866.pdf 4836.496KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-2782.pdf 5104.645KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-6522.pdf 5638.907KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-5230.pdf 6340.869KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-2437.pdf 4986.165KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-5835.pdf 4343.799KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-0191.pdf 1483.825KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-5212.pdf 5198.765KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-6347.pdf 4185.636KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-1294.pdf 6357.698KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-7070.pdf 4640.733KB

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Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc)- Toyota – Updated Dealer Letter

RCMN-18V772-7136.pdf 2364.73KB

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Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc)- SAFETY RECALL J02 (Remedy Notice) Certain 2013 Model Year Scion FR-S Engine Valve Spring Replacement NHTSA Recall No. 18V-772

RCMN-18V772-0191.pdf 1908.397KB

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ISSUED Owner Notification Letter(Part 577)- Toyota Scion FR-S

RCONL-18V772-2682.pdf 95.521KB

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Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc)- IMPORTANT NOTICE RE VALVE SPRING REPAIR PURCHASE INCENTIVE

RCMN-18V772-6956.pdf 44.172KB

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ISSUED Owner Notification Letter(Part 577)

RCONL-18V772-9420.pdf 640.493KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-7336.pdf 5719.977KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-3838.pdf 4209.019KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-0686.pdf 4610.409KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-7203.pdf 4729.34KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-3400.pdf 4918.787KB

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Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc)- Subaru Retailer Pre-Owned Support Program Valve Spring Recall (WTY-84)

RCMN-18V772-9129.pdf 166.402KB

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Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc)- Date: April 10, 2019 Re: FA/FB Valve Adjustment Shim KIT – SOA635315

RCMN-18V772-7068.pdf 99.902KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-9116.pdf 4916.995KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-5329.pdf 5102.479KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-0518.pdf 4254.968KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-5449.pdf 4835.043KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-6639.pdf 6180.465KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-6333.pdf 5087.47KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-9195.pdf 6181.945KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-9776.pdf 5475.448KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-8905.pdf 4945.595KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-8626.pdf 4126.795KB

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Remedy Instructions and TSB

RCRIT-18V772-1829.pdf 4701.665KB

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Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc)- New J02 Job Aid Notice

RCMN-18V772-8003.pdf 207.355KB

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Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc)- Updated Dealer Letter

RCMN-18V772-7099.pdf 2249.205KB

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Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc)- FA/FB Valve Adjustment Shim KIT – SOA635315

RCMN-18V772-5932.pdf 99.902KB

Download (PDF, 98KB)


Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc)- WTY-84 Valve Spring tool order process changes

RCMN-18V772-4782.pdf 117.745KB

Download (PDF, 115KB)


Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc)- GTP Subaru Retailer Valve Spring Support Program To: All Subaru Retailers

RCMN-18V772-6375.pdf 254.957KB

Download (PDF, 249KB)


Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc)- Subaru Safety Recall: WTY-84 Valve Spring Fracturing

RCMN-18V772-3930.pdf 507.598KB

Download (PDF, 496KB)


Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc)- Special Service Tool Shipment: Subaru Safety Recall: WTY-84 Valve Spring Fracturing

RCMN-18V772-2853.pdf 234.175KB

Download (PDF, 229KB)


Recall Quarterly Report #2, 2019-1

RCLQRT-18V772-1970.PDF 211.267KB

Download (PDF, 206KB)


Recall Quarterly Report #3, 2019-2

RCLQRT-18V772-8346.PDF 211.353KB

Download (PDF, 206KB)


Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=18V772&docType=RCL


NHTSA ID Number: 10160207

Manufacturer Communication Number: WTY-84R

Summary

Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2013 model year BRZ and XV Crosstrek and 2012-2014 model year Impreza vehicles to replace the engine valve springs which may fracture. A total of 139,324 U.S. vehicles will be affected by this recall.


NUMBER: WTY-84R
DATE: 01/04/19
NHTSA ID: 18V-722
REVISED: 04/11/19

https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls?nhtsaId=10160207

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/tsbs/2019/MC-10160207-9999.pdf

Download (PDF, 5.45MB)


NUMBER: WTY-84R
DATE: 01/04/19
NHTSA ID: 18V-722
REVISED: 03/29/19

https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls?nhtsaId=10160511

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/tsbs/2019/MC-10160511-9999.pdf

Download (PDF, 5.38MB)


 

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