Rattling Sound from Front Brake Caliper Support – 2010-2014 Subaru Legacy & Outback

NUMBER: 06-53-16
DATE: 05/09/16

APPLICABILITY: 2010-2014MY Legacy and Outback
SUBJECT: Rattling Sound from Front Brake Caliper Support

 

INTRODUCTION:

This bulletin announces a design change to the front brake caliper supports to address customer concerns of a rattling sound heard while driving.  The change involves a reduction in the amount of clearance between the caliper support mounting bolt holes and the mounting bolts.

 

NOTE:  This information is applicable to models using 16” front brakes ONLY.

Description Part
Number
SUPPORT RH 26225AG120
SUPPORT LH 26225AG130
SUPPORT F DISK BRAKE RH 26225AJ000
SUPPORT F DISK BRAKE LH 26225AJ010

 

SERVICE PROCEDURE / INFORMATION:

After confirming the support is the root cause of the condition, replace the affected side following  the service procedure in the applicable Service Manual.

 

WARRANTY / CLAIM INFORMATION:

For vehicles within the Basic New Car Limited Warranty period or covered by a Subaru Added

Security Classic or Gold plan, this repair may be submitted using the following claim information:

Labor Description Labor
Operation #
Failure
Code
Labor
Time
ONE FRONT BRAKE CALIPER SUPPORT R&R A511-303 QAR-25 0.3
BOTH FRONT BRAKE CALIPER SUPPORTS R&R A511-314 0.5

IMPORTANT REMINDERS:

  • 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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