NHTSA ID Number: 10173135
Manufacturer Communication Number: 07-173-20
This Service Information Bulletin provides insight on how to address a customer concern of the rear hatch, Power Rear Gate (PRG) or trunk release operating (or finding the PRG/trunk open unexpectedly after parking) without a specific input (button press) from the operator.
16 Affected Products
|APPLICABILITY:||2018-20MY Legacy and Outback|
2018-20MY Impreza 4-Door
|SUBJECT:||Rear Hatch / Trunk Release- Unintentional Operation|
This Service Information Bulletin provides insight on how to address a customer concern of the rear hatch, Power Rear Gate (PRG) or trunk release operating (or finding the PRG / trunk open unexpectedly after parking) without a specific input (button press) from the operator. The diagnostics provided below should be reviewed for their applicability BEFORE an improper diagnosis and possible unnecessary component replacement occurs when the root cause was an unintentional button press.
SERVICE PROCEDURE / INFORMATION:
REMINDER: Customer satisfaction and retention starts with performing quality repairs.
- Always confirm this information is applicable to the vehicle being diagnosed.
- An unintentional button press can occur while the remote key / fob is in a pocket or purse.
In the case of 2) above, the operation setting of the remote function can be changed with the SSM4 by following the procedure below:
- From the Start screen, select Diagnosis.
- On the Vehicle Selection screen, select the target vehicle and select OK.
- On the Main Menu screen, select Each System.
- From the Select System screen, select Body Control then select Enter.
- On the Select Function screen, select Customize > Remote Trunk Open / Power Rear Gate Open Function (ON / OFF) > Setting value (on / off). NOTE: The default is set to ON.
- ON: The remote function is operational with a long button press.
- OFF: The remote function is inoperative.
- When the setting is complete, confirm the operation of the remote is as intended.
NOTE: In the case where a customer states their remote PRG / trunk release is inoperative, always confirm the function is activated (ON) by checking the setting value with the SSM4 using the above procedure.
- SOA strongly discourages the printing and/or local storage of service information as previously released information and electronic publications may be updated at any time.
- Always check for any open recalls or campaigns anytime a vehicle is in for servicing.
- Always refer to STIS for the latest service information before performing any repairs.
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