Rear Door Handle Frame- Design Change – 2019 Subaru Ascent

NHTSA ID Number: 10154408

Manufacturer Communication Number: 12-255-18R

Summary

This bulletin outlines a design change made to the inner frame assembly used with the silver (“chrome”) type outer door handle to improve its reliability.

 

1 Affected Product

Vehicle

MAKE MODEL YEAR
SUBARU ASCENT 2019

 

INTRODUCTION:

This bulletin outlines a design change made to the inner frame assembly used with the silver (“chrome”) type outer door handle to improve its reliability.

 

PRODUCTION CHANGE INFORMATION:

The new rear door handle frame assemblies were incorporated into production starting with VIN K3445609.

 

PART INFORMATION:

Description Part Number
FRAME ASSEMBLY- REAR DOOR OUTER RIGHT 62142XC12A
FRAME ASSEMBLY- REAR DOOR OUTER LEFT 62142XC13A

NOTE:  The changes were made to the Frame Assembly, not the outer door handle.  See illustration below.

Rear Door Handle Frame

 

SERVICE PROCEDURE / INFORMATION:

REMINDER:  Customer satisfaction and retention start with performing quality repairs.

The service procedures for replacing the rear door handle frame assembly remain unchanged.  Always refer to the applicable Service Manual and review the full requirements of the repair being performed.  The Service Manual procedures contain information critical to performing an effective repair the first time and every time.  This includes but is not limited to: important SAFETY precautions, proper inspection criteria, necessary special tools, required processes and related onetime-use parts needed for a complete and lasting repair.

  • If the customer reports there are times when the rear door(s) is unlocked but cannot be opened from outside the vehicle, replace the corresponding Frame Assembly following the procedure in the applicable Service Manual. If the door will not open when presented, let it cool to room temperature or colder and try again to open it before attempting any internal dismantling.


NUMBER: 12-255-18R
DATE: 12/13/18
REVISED: 01/10/19

https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls?nhtsaId=10154408

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/tsbs/2019/MC-10154408-9999.pdf

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