Valve Spring Information – 2013-2019 Subaru BRZ

NHTSA ID Number: 10154424

Manufacturer Communication Number: 02-133-12R

Summary

The purpose of this bulletin is to clarify the proper installation direction of the valve springs used on the FA engine. The springs have a light blue paint mark identifier as shown in the chart below.

 

7 Affected Products

Vehicle

MAKE MODEL YEAR
SUBARU BRZ 2013-2019

 

INTRODUCTION

The purpose of this bulletin is to clarify the proper installation direction of the valve springs used on the FA engine.  The springs have a light blue paint mark identifier as shown in the chart below.

Important Installation Notes:

  • When installing the new type valve spring, the end with the paint mark must always face upward and be against the valve spring retainer.
  • Whenever a failed valve spring is identified, all sixteen(16) springs must be replaced AS A SET.

 

PART INFORMATION

NEW TYPE OLD TYPE
Part Name SPRING-VALVE ENGINE
Part Number 13217AA521 13217AA520
Identification
Installation Direction The Light Blue paint mark must install against the spring retainer. NO


NUMBER: 02-133-12R
DATE: 08/16/12
REVISED: 01/31/19

https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls?nhtsaId=10154424

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/tsbs/2019/MC-10154424-9999.pdf

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