A/C Condenser Warranty Extension – 2017-2018 Subaru Forester

NHTSA ID Number: 10180684

Manufacturer Communication Number: 15-269-20R

Summary

In the interest of providing continued customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is extending the Basic New Car Limited Warranty coverage for the Condenser component of the Air Conditioning system on all 2017 and a limited number of 2018MY Forester model vehicles.

 


NUMBER: 15-269-20R
DATE: 08/17/20
REVISED: 09/04/20

INTRODUCTION:

In the interest of providing continued customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is extending the Basic New Car Limited Warranty coverage for the Condenser component of the Air Conditioning system on all 2017 and a limited number of 2018MY (prior to VIN J*469234)

Forester model vehicles.  The A/C Condenser Part Number covered by this Warranty Extension is 73210SG011. See the Warranty / Claim Information Section for details on the PAG Oil required for this repair.

The coverage period for the A/C Condenser in affected vehicles will be extended from the original three (3) years or thirty-six thousand (36,000) miles (whichever comes first) to five (5) years (60 months) / and unlimited mileage.  All other terms and conditions of the original Basic New Car Limited Warranty coverage will continue to apply.

 

NOTE:  ALWAYS perform a Vehicle Coverage Inquiry on Subarunet to determine eligibility for this warranty extension before proceeding with any inspection or repair.  See sample inquiry result below.

 

IMPORTANT:  This Warranty Extension is subject to the same terms and conditions set forth in the Basic New Car Limited Warranty.  The Warranty Extension is only applicable to original equipment, Genuine Subaru A/C Condenser including a Genuine Subaru Replacement Part.  Aftermarket or used / salvage A/C Condensers are not covered by this Warranty Extension.  See the individual vehicle Warranty coverages for further details as outlined in the applicable Warranty and Maintenance Supplement booklet or the Subaru Claims Policies and Procedures Manual.

 

SERVICE PROCEDURE:

When a customer presents a vehicle for consideration of repairs to be covered by this Warranty Extension, the standard terms of the Basic New Car Limited Warranty will apply.  As mentioned above, retailers must always confirm coverage before proceeding by performing a Vehicle Coverage Inquiry on Subarunet.com.  If a customer presents with a A/C Condenser concern outside of the terms of this Warranty Extension, contact the Claims Team and review for possible alternative coverage.

The procedure for A/C Condenser inspection and replacement is unchanged from the currently applicable Service Manuals.  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, every time.  This includes but is not limited to: important SAFETY precautions, proper inspection criteria, necessary special tools, and required processes needed for a complete and lasting repair.

 

IMPORTANT: Always remember to replace the applicable amount of refrigerant oil for this repair, 40cc / 1.35 ounces.

 


2 Affected Products

Vehicle

MAKE MODEL YEAR
SUBARU FORESTER 2017-2018

 


1 Associated Document

Manufacturer Communications

NUMBER: 15-269-20R
DATE: 08/17/20
REVISED: 09/04/20

https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls?nhtsaId=10180684

MC-10180684-0001.pdf 1010.283KB

MC-10180684-0001

 


NHTSA ID Number: 10179387

Manufacturer Communication Number: 15-269-20

Summary

In the interest of providing continued customer satisfaction, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) is extending the basic New Car Limited Warranty coverage for the Condenser component of the Air Conditioning system on all 2017 and certain 2018 MY Forester model vehicles.

 

1 Associated Document

Manufacturer Communications

NUMBER: 15-269-20
DATE: 08/17/20

https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls?nhtsaId=10179387

MC-10179387-0001.pdf 883.525KB

MC-10179387-0001

 


 

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