2012 Exchange Component Identification and Procedures

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NHTSA ID Number: 10234921

Manufacturer Communication Number: 1515212R

Summary

Exchange Component Identification and prcedures

 


NUMBER: 15-152-12R
DATE: 01/13/12
REVISED: 08/09/13

APPLICABILITY: 2012MY Subaru Vehicles
SUBJECT: 2012 Exchange Component Identification and Procedures

 

INTRODUCTION

This bulletin contains illustrations of exchange components and their manufacturer as well as a description of the proper exchange procedure. The exchange program policy can also be found in Sections 8.4.9 and 11.2.10 of your Service Policies and Procedures Manual found in subarunet.

INDEX

  • 8.4.9.1 Audio/Face Plate Exchange Program (pg. 1)
  • 8.4.9.2 Rear Seat Entertainment Exchange Program (pg. 7)
  • 8.4.9.3 Navigation System Exchange Program (pg. 10)
  • 8.4.9.4 Return of CD/DVD’s Lodged in an In-Dash CD Changer or Rear Seat Entertainment Unit (pg. 13)
  • 8.4.9.5 Satellite Radio Exchange Program (pg. 13)
  • 8.4.9.6 Power Amplifier Exchange Program (pg. 17)
  • 11.2.10 Out of Warranty Exchange / Repair Program (pg. 19)

 

8.4.9.1 AUDIO/FACE PLATE EXCHANGE PROGRAM

Within the terms of the Basic New Car Warranty and one year Replacement Part Warranty, the Exchange Program provides for replacement of a defective audio chassis and/or faceplate with an exchange unit from the manufacturer. The manufacturer will supply an exchange unit, or a new unit in the case of a “New” and “In-stock” vehicle.

NOTE: DO NOT disassemble an In-Dash CD Changer to retrieve any lodged CD(s) prior to returning to the manufacturer. See Section 8.4.9.4 for the policy on returning the CD(s) to the customers.

Genuine Subaru audio systems are manufactured by Panasonic and Clarion. Audio visual navigation units are manufactured by Kenwood Corporation and Fujitsu Ten Corporation. In the event an audio chassis/faceplate requires an exchange, it is not necessary to remove the unit from the vehicle. The procedures listed below should be followed:

 

(1) The defective chassis should remain in the vehicle until the exchange unit is installed.

(2) The applicable Service Center should be contacted.

The Panasonic Service Center may be contacted either by phone or by faxing a legible copy of the Panasonic Exchange Form (Section 17.15). The on-line Exchange Form is also found on Subarunet, under “Service > Forms”.

 

The Panasonic Service Center is open from 8AM to 8PM Eastern Time.

PANASONIC
SERVICE CENTER TELEPHONE FAX TELEPHONE
1-800-228-0473 1-800-682-8056

 

The Clarion Service Center may be contacted by phone. The Service Center is open from 8AM to 6PM Eastern.

CLARION
SERVICE CENTER TELEPHONE
1-800-347-8933

 

The Kenwood Service Center should be contacted, preferably through their website or by faxing a legible copy of the Kenwood Exchange Request Form (Section 17.9). The on-line Exchange Form is found in Subarunet, under Service, then Forms. The Service Center is open from 9AM – 5:30PM Pacific Time. Requests arriving after 2:00PM PST are processed the following business day.

KENWOOD CORPORATION
ON-LINE EXCHANGE FORM FAX TELEPHONE SERVICE CENTER TELEPHONE
www.fthgroupinc.com 1-626-333-2407 1-626-333-2435

 

The Fujitsu Ten Service Center may be contacted by phone, fax or e-mail. The Subaru Advance Exchange Fax Form is found in Subarunet, under Service, then Forms. The Service Center is open from 7AM – 5PM Pacific Time. Exchange Units will be shipped to the dealer via 2nd-day service.

Note: Activation of all XM subscription based services is the responsibility of the vehicle owner.

FUJITSU TEN
E-MAIL ADDRESS FAX TELEPHONE SERVICE CENTER TELEPHONE
ftenservice@lao.ten.fujitsu.com 1-800-438-5410 1-800-237-5413

SPECIAL NOTE: Audio/Navigation Unit SD (memory) Cards must be returned along with the complete unit itself for all exchange transactions made with Fujitsu Ten. Please confirm the correct SD card part number is included with the unit. The correct part number combinations of SD card and head units are provided below with the illustrations.

There may be some circumstances when only a SD (memory) card may need to be exchanged. The complete process for this exchange measure is documented in Subaru Service Bulletin number 15-155-12R

NOTE: In the event the vehicle is “New” and “In-stock”, inform the Service Center. A new unit will be supplied rather than an exchange unit. If the Service Center is unable to provide a new unit, immediately contact a Subaru of America, Inc. Dealer Claims Specialist at 1-866-SUBARU2 for further instructions.

 

Vehicles that have been placed in demo service should use exchange units only.

Replacement of an audio chassis/faceplate with a new unit, other than units supplied through the exchange program, requires authorization from Subaru of America, Inc. Dealer Claims Specialist. An authorization code will be provided and must be included upon claim submission.

(3)
Provide the Service Center with the following information:
Dealer Code
Dealer Name and Address
VIN – All 17 Characters
Date of Vehicle Sale
Vehicle Mileage
Caller’s Name and Telephone Number
Dealer RO Number
Chassis Model Number, ID Code and/or the Subaru Part Number (Clarion requires the
front faceplate ID number)
Customer Complaint
Customer Last Name

At this time, the Service Center will issue an exchange number. It is required that this number be provided upon claim submission.

Panasonic Exchange Number Example….SUS0000001

Clarion Exchange Number Example… (ERS#)…0000000001

Kenwood Exchange Number Example… (RM#)…0000(0)

Fujitsu Ten Exchange/Claim Id  Number Example … 2YB000000

An exchange chassis along with an exchange form will be shipped within 72 hours. If the exchange chassis is not received within 5 days, call the Service Center. Provide the operator with the exchange number when making inquiries.

(4) Install the exchange unit as soon as possible upon receipt. Return the defective chassis to the manufacturer within 30 days. Return freight charges may be claimed as sublet, provided the repair was performed under the terms of the Basic New Car Warranty or one year Replacement Part Warranty. Copies of the freight invoice should be attached to the repair order.

If the exchange unit has not been installed or the failed chassis returned within 30 days, contact the Service Center. Reference the exchange number and explain the circumstances causing the delay. An extension will be granted or the dealer will be instructed to return the exchange unit. Failure to comply will result in a “charge back” to the dealer for the cost of the exchange unit and/or the SD Card.

 

8.4.9.2. REAR SEAT ENTERTAINMENT EXCHANGE PROGRAM

Genuine Subaru Rear Seat Entertainment systems are manufactured by Panasonic (Tribeca) and Myron and Davis (Legacy and Outback).

Within the terms of the Basic New Car Warranty and the one year Replacement Part Warranty, the Audio / Rear Seat Entertainment Exchange Program through Panasonic provides for replacement of a defective rear seat entertainment unit (DVD player only) with an exchange unit from the manufacturer. Headphones and Rear Seat Entertainment remote control units are orderable through the Subaru Parts Dept. and not covered by this exchange program. Myron and Davis will provide an electronics module that includes the LCD screen and integrated DVD player. Headphones and the remote control units are also orderable through the Subaru Parts Dept. and not covered by this exchange program. The manufacturer will supply an exchange unit, or a new unit in the case of a “New” and “In-stock” vehicle.

In the event a rear seat entertainment unit or module requires an exchange, it is not necessary to remove the unit from the vehicle. The procedures listed below should be followed:

(1) The defective chassis should remain in the vehicle until the exchange unit is installed.

(2) The applicable Service Center should be contacted by either by calling their toll free number or by faxing a legible copy of the Exchange Request Form.

The Panasonic Service Center may be contacted either by phone or by faxing a legible copy of the Panasonic Exchange Form (Section 17.15). The online Exchange Form is also found on Subarunet, under Service, then Forms. The Panasonic Service Center is open from 8AM to 8PM Eastern Time.

 

PANA SONIC
SERVICE CENTER TELEPHONE FAX TELEPHONE
1-800-228-0473 1-800-682-8056

 

The Myron and Davis Service Center may be contacted by phone or by faxing a legible copy of the Myron and Davis Exchange Form (Section 17). The online Exchange Form is also found on Subarunet, under Service, then Forms. The Service Center is open from 8AM to 5PM Pacific Time.

MYRON AND DAVIS
SERVICE CENTER TELEPHONE FAX TELEPHONE
1-866-435-6789 1-909-796-0597

NOTE (1): In the event the vehicle is “New” and “In-stock”, inform the Service Center. A new unit will be supplied rather than an exchange unit. If the Service Center is unable to provide a new unit, immediately contact your Subaru Service Representative for further instructions.

Vehicles that have been placed in demo service should use exchange units only. Replacement of a rear seat entertainment unit with a new unit, other than units supplied through the exchange program, requires authorization from a Subaru of America, Inc. Dealer Claims Specialist at 1-866-SUBARU2. An authorization code will be provided and must be included upon claim submission.

NOTE (2): DO NOT disassemble a Rear Seat Entertainment Unit to retrieve a lodged DVD prior to returning to the manufacturer. See Section 8.4.9.4 for the policy on returning the DVDs to the customers.

(3)
Provide the Service Center with the following information:
Dealer Code
Dealer Name and Address
VIN – All 17 Characters
Date of Vehicle Sale
Vehicle Mileage
Caller’s Name and Telephone Number
Claim Number
Chassis Model Number, ID Code and/or the Subaru Part Number
Customer Complaint
Customer Last Name

At this time, the Service Center will issue an exchange number. It is required that this number be provided upon claim submission.

 

PANASONIC EXCHANGE NUMBER EXAMPLE…… SUS0000001

MYRON AND DAVIS EXCHANGE NUMBER 

EXAMPLE….. RA(followed by 5 numerics)

Panasonic will ship an exchange chassis along with an exchange form within 72 hours. Myron and Davis will ship an exchange module along with an exchange form same day UPS 2nd Day Air when the exchange form is received by 12:00PM PST, Monday through Friday. If the exchange chassis is not received within 5 days, call the Service Center. Provide the operator with the exchange number when making inquiries.

(4) Install the exchange unit as soon as possible upon receipt. Return the defective chassis to the manufacturer within 30 days. Return freight charges may be claimed as sublet, provided the repair was performed under the terms of the Basic New Car Warranty or the one year Replacement Part Warranty. Copies of the freight invoice should be attached to the repair order.

If the exchange unit has not been installed or the failed chassis returned within 30 days, contact the Service Center. Reference the exchange number and explain the circumstances causing the delay. An extension will be granted or the dealer will be instructed to return the exchange unit. Failure to comply will result in a “charge back” to the dealer for the cost of the exchange unit.

 

8.4.9.3 NAVIGATION SYSTEM EXCHANGE PROGRAM

Within the terms of the Basic New Car Warranty and the one year Replacement Part Warranty, the Navigation System Exchange Program provides for replacement of a defective navigation assembly and/or display screen with an exchange unit from the manufacturer. The manufacturer will supply an exchange unit, or a new unit in the case of a “New” and “In-stock” vehicle. Vehicles that have been placed in demo service should use exchange units only.

Note: DO NOT disassemble a Navigation Assembly to retrieve a lodged DVD prior to returning to the manufacturer. See Section 8.4.9.4 for the policy on returning the DVD to the customer.

Genuine Subaru navigation systems are manufactured by Kenwood Corporation and Fujitsu Ten Corporation. In the event a navigation unit or display screen requires an exchange, it is not necessary to remove the unit from the vehicle. The procedures listed below must be followed:

1) The defective unit should remain in the vehicle until the exchange unit is installed.

2) The applicable Service Center should be contacted, preferably through their website or by faxing a legible copy of the Exchange Request Form.

The Kenwood Corporation may be contacted through their website or by faxing a legible copy of the Kenwood Exchange Form (Section 17.9). The on-line Exchange Form is found in Subarunet, under Service, then Forms. Service Center is open from 9 AM – 5:30 PM Pacific Time. Requests arriving after 2:00 PM PST are processed the following business day.

KENWOOD CORPORATION
ON-LINE EXCHANGE FORM FAX TELEPHONE SERVICE CENTER TELEPHONE
www.fthgroupinc.com 1-626-333-2407 1-626-333-2435

The Fujitsu Ten Service Center may be contacted by phone, fax or e-mail. The Subaru Advance Exchange Fax Form is found in Subarunet, under Service, then Forms. The Service Center is open from 7AM – 5PM Pacific Time. Exchange Units will be shipped to the dealer via 2nd-day service.

Note: Activation of all XM subscription based services is the responsibility of the vehicle owner.

FUJITSU TEN
E-MAIL ADDRESS FAX TELEPHONE SERVICE CENTER TELEPHONE
ftenservice@lao.ten.fujitsu.com 1-800-438-5410 1-800-237-5413

SPECIAL NOTE: Audio/Navigation Unit SD (memory) Cards must be returned along with the complete unit itself for all exchange transactions made with Fujitsu Ten. Please confirm the correct SD card part number is included with the unit. The correct part number combinations of SD card and head units are provided below with the illustrations.

There may be some circumstances when only a SD (memory) card may need to be exchanged. The complete process for this exchange measure is documented in Subaru Service Bulletin number 15-155-12R.

Note: In the event the vehicle is “New” and “In-stock”, indicate this on the exchange form. A new unit will be supplied rather than an exchange unit.

3) Kenwood or Fujitsu Ten will either ship an exchange unit or reject the request by the next business day.

Upon acceptance of the Exchange Request, Kenwood or Fujitsu Ten will ship the exchange unit directly to the dealer via second day air. Documentation shipped with the unit will include an order number or an RMA Number (Kenwood) or an Exchange Number (Fujitsu Ten). It is required that these numbers are provided upon claim submission.

KENWOOD EXCHANGE NUMBER EXAMPLE… (RMA #)… 0000(0)

FUJITSU TEN EXCHANGE/ CLAIM ID NUMBER EXAMPLE… 2YB000000

If the exchange is rejected, Kenwood or Fujitsu Ten will promptly notify the dealer of reason for rejection. Kenwood or Fujitsu Ten may reject the request if the Exchange Request Form has not been properly and legibly completed.

4) The dealer must return the failed component to Kenwood or Fujitsu Ten in the same approved packaging that the exchange unit arrived in. A hard copy of the printout from the on-line order or the Exchange Request Form must be included in the core return package. Return freight charges may be claimed as sublet, provided the repair was per formed under the terms of the Basic New Car Warranty. Copies of the freight invoice should be attached to the repair order.

If replacement DVD(s) are supplied with the exchange, the original navigation DVD(s)s must accompany the returned unit or a charge will be incurred.

Failure to use proper packaging could result in a “charge back” for the cost of the exchange unit and shipping.

If the exchange component has not been installed or returned to Kenwood or Fujitsu Ten within 30 days from the receipt of the exchange unit, the dealer will receive a “charge back” for the cost of the exchange unit and/or the SD Card with shipping.

 

8.4.9.4. RETURN OF LODGED CD/DVD(S)

In the event a DVD/ CD(s) becomes lodged in the In-Dash CD Changer, Rear Seat Entertainment Unit or Navigation Assembly, do not disassemble the unit to retrieve the DVD/CD(s). Please use the following procedure:

(1) Follow the normal exchange procedures for requesting a replacement unit. In the case of Navigation DVDs, notify the manufacturer at the time the exchange unit is requested that the DVD is lodged in the unit. A new DVD will be supplied with the exchange unit.

(2) For all DVD/CD(s) other than Navigation DVDs, record a daytime telephone number where the customer can be reached and retain in customer’s file.

(3) Remove the defective unit from the vehicle and return it to the manufacturer. DVD/CD(s) that have been successfully removed by the manufacturer will be returned directly to the dealer within 10 calendar days. It is the dealer’s responsibility to notify the customer when the DVD/CD(s) are returned.

In the event a DVD/ CD(s) has been damaged (except Navigation DVDs), the manufacturer will reimburse the customer through the dealer at $15.00 per damaged CD or $20.00 per damaged DVD. Panasonic will forward a check for this reimbursement to the dealer. The dealer must in turn reimburse the customer. Only commercially produced DVD/ CD(s) can be included in the reimbursement program.

 

8.4.9.5. SATELLITE RADIO EXCHANGE PROGRAM

Within the terms of the Basic New Car Warranty, and the one year Replacement Part Warranty, the Satellite Radio Exchange Program provides for replacement of a defective control module with an exchange module from the manufacturer. The manufacturer will supply an exchange unit, or a new unit in the case of a “New” and “In-stock” vehicle.

Genuine Subaru Satellite Radio Accessories are manufactured by Clarion. In the event the control module requires an exchange, it is not necessary to remove the unit from the vehicle.

The procedures listed below should be followed:

(1) The defective module should remain in the vehicle until the exchange unit is installed.

(2) The Clarion Service Center should be contacted. The Service Center is open from 8 AM – 6 PM Eastern Time:

CLARION
1-800-347-8933

The Fujitsu Ten Service Center may be contacted by phone, fax or e-mail. The Subaru Advance Exchange Fax Form is found in Subarunet, under Service, then Forms. The Service Center is open from 7AM – 5PM Pacific Time. Exchange Units will be shipped to the dealer via 2nd-day service.

Note: Activation of all XM subscription based services is the responsibility of the vehicle owner

FUJITSU TEN
E-MAIL ADDRESS FAX TELEPHONE SERVICE CENTER TELEPHONE
ftenservice@lao.ten.fujitsu.com 1-800-438-5410 1-800-237-5413

SPECIAL NOTE: Audio/Navigation Unit SD (memory) Cards must be returned along with the complete unit itself for all exchange transactions made with Fujitsu Ten. Please confirm the correct SD card part number is included with the unit. The correct part number combinations of SD card and head units are provided below with the illustrations.

Note: In the event the vehicle is “New” and “In-stock”, inform the Service Center. A new unit will be supplied rather than an exchange unit. If the Service Center is unable to provide a new unit, immediately contact a Subaru of America, Inc. Dealer Claims Specialist at 1-866-SUBARU2 for further instructions.

Vehicles that have been placed in demo service should use exchange units only.

Replacement of the control module with a new unit, other than units supplied through the exchange program, requires authorization from Subaru of America, Inc. Dealer Claims Specialist. An authorization code will be provided and must be included upon claim submission.

(3)
Provide the Service Center with the following information:
Dealer Code
Dealer Name and Address
VIN – All 17 Characters
Vehicle Year
Vehicle Model
Date of Vehicle Sale
Vehicle Mileage
Subaru Part Number
Customer Complaint
Customer Last Name

At this time, the Service Center will issue an exchange number. It is required that this number be provided upon claim submission.

Clarion Exchange Number Example….(ERS#)… 0000000001

Fujitsu Ten Exchange/Claim Id Number Example …2YB000000

An exchange module along with an exchange form will be shipped within 72 hours. If the exchange module is not received within 5 days, call the Service Center. Provide the operator with the exchange number when making inquiries.

(4) Install the exchange unit as soon as possible upon receipt. Return the defective module to the manufacturer within 30 days. Return freight charges may be claimed as sublet, provided the repair was performed under the terms of the Basic New Car Warranty. Copies of the freight invoice should be attached to the repair order.

If the exchange unit has not been installed or the failed module returned within 30 days, contact the Service Center. Reference the exchange number and explain the circumstances causing the delay. An extension will be granted or the dealer will be instructed to return the exchange unit. Failure to comply will result in a “charge back” to the dealer for the cost of the exchange unit.

Note: Activation of all subscription based services is the responsibility of the vehicle owner.

 

SIRIUS XM WARRANTY EXCHANGE PROCESS

If you need to perform a warranty exchange on any radio that is factory equipped with satellite radio, please follow the below instructions. Going through the below process will ensure the any fees for the new radio is waived and will ensure your customer continues to receive their satellite radio programming without any interruption of service.

Step 1. Call SiriusXM Dealer Support at 1-800-852-9696 and let the agent know you are doing a warranty exchange on a Subaru vehicle.

Step 2. Provide the agent with the old Radio ID and ask them to transfer the service on this radio to the new Radio ID. Confirm with the agent that the old Radio ID has been deactivated.
(To find the Radio ID, go into satellite radio mode and tune to channel “0”, the Radio ID will display for you, it will be 8 alpha-numeric characters long).

Step 3. Confirm which services you are transferring e.g. Audio only or Audio and Traffic.

Step 4. Ask the SXM Dealer support agent to send an activation signal to the new radio and confirm the radio is working. Dealers can also perform a signal refresh if necessary by entering in the Radio ID into the following url. www.siriusxm.com/oemrefresh

Note: If the unit is inoperative, call SiriusXM for assistance in identifying the existing radio ID number

 

8.4.9.6 POWER AMPLIFIER EXCHANGE PROGRAM

Within the terms of the Basic New Car Warranty and the one year Replacement Part Warranty, the Power Amplifier Exchange Program provides for replacement of a defective amplifier with an exchange unit. All amplifiers provided through the exchange program are new units. If an exchange unit is not available from Harmon Becker, immediately contact a Subaru of America Inc. Dealer Claims Specialist at 1-866-SUBARU2. An authorization code will be provided and must be included upon claim submission.

Genuine Subaru amplifier units are manufactured by Harman Becker. In the event an amplifier assembly requires an exchange, it is not necessary to remove the unit from the vehicle. The procedures listed below should be followed:

(1) The defective unit should remain in the vehicle until the exchange unit is installed.

(2) The applicable Service Center should be contacted. Harman Becker Service Center is open from 8 AM to 8 PM Eastern Time.

Harman Becker
1-800-448-0944

(3)
Provide the Service Center with the following information:
Dealer Code
Dealer Name and Address
VIN – All 17 Characters
Date of Vehicle Sale
Vehicle Mileage
Caller’s Name and Telephone Number
Claim Number
Chassis Model Number, ID Code and/or the Subaru Part Number
Customer Complaint
Customer Last Name

At this time, the Service Center will issue an exchange number. It is required that this number be provided upon claim submission.

Harman Becker Exchange Number Example…RA999999

An exchange unit along with an exchange form and return shipping label will be shipped within 48 hours. If the exchange unit is not received within 5 days, call the Service Center. Provide the operator with the exchange number when making inquiries.

(4) Install the exchange unit as soon as possible upon receipt. Return the defective unit to the manufacturer within 30 days. All exchange units have return shipping labels included and should be returned in the same packaging the exchange unit arrived in.

If the exchange unit has not been installed or the failed unit returned within 30 days, contact the Service Center. Reference the exchange number and explain the circumstances causing the delay. An extension will be granted or the dealer will be instructed to return the exchange unit.

Failure to comply will result in a “charge back” to the dealer for the cost of the exchange unit.

 

11.2.10  AUDIO COMPONENT OUT-OF-WARRANTY EXCHANGE / REPAIR PROGRAM

Vehicles outside the terms of the New Car Basic or Parts Warranties may utilize the Audio Exchange/Repair Program which is to be referenced as an “Out-of Warranty Exchange Program”. Subaru Added Security Gold Plus customers are entitled to this “out-of-warranty” exchange program when the failure meets the terms of the Agreement.

The out-of-warranty exchange program is intended to enhance customer satisfaction by providing a prompt exchange with a quality factory serviced audio unit which has been refurbished to the highest standards.

All out-of-warranty orders will be subject to availability. In case of low stock, “in-warranty” orders will take priority over “out-of-warranty” orders. In general, this program is for internal failures and does not include exchanges for damage (spilled liquid, scratches, etc.) Speak with the manufacturer to determine exchange eligibility.

Out of Warranty Exchange Program procedures are outlined below. Please have the following information available when contacting the Service Center.

Dealer Code
Dealer Name and Address
VIN – All 17 Characters
Date of Vehicle Sale
Vehicle Mileage
Caller’s Name and Telephone Number
Claim Number
Chassis Model Number, ID Code and/or the Subaru Part Number (Clarion requires the front faceplate ID Number)
Customer Complaint
Customer Last Name

 

Clarion: 1-800-347-8933

  • The program includes 2002 and later model years based on availability
  • Exchange cores will be shipped UPS Ground within 72 hours.
  • Clarion offers a 1 year manufacturer’s warranty on these exchange units.
  • Clarion will invoice the dealer for the cost of the exchange unit.
  • Shipping charges for return of the core is the responsibility of the dealership.
  • Cores must be returned to Clarion within 30 days
  • Delinquent cores will be invoiced to SOA who in turn will issue a debit to the dealership
  • There will be a restocking fee of 20% for all unused returned cores. Dealers will be invoiced by Clarion and are to make payment directly to Clarion for this fee.

 

Panasonic: 1-800-228-0473

• The program includes 2002 and later model years based on availability
• Exchange cores will be shipped UPS Ground within 72 hours
• Panasonic offers a 1 year manufacturer’s warranty on these exchange units.
• Dealers will be invoiced by Panasonic for the cost of the exchange unit
• Payments are to be made directly to Panasonic
• Shipping charges for return of the core is the responsibility of the dealership
• Cores must be returned to Panasonic within 30 days

 

Kenwood: 1-626-333-2435

NOTE: Kenwood does not offer an “Out of Warranty” exchange program; however, they do offer an “Out of Warranty” repair program.

  • The Kenwood Service Center should be contacted preferably through their web-site www.fthgroupinc.com
  • The dealer places the repair request with the Kenwood Service Center and pays a minimum analysis and shipping fee.
  • The dealer removes the unit from the vehicle and sends it to the Kenwood Service Center for repair.
  • The Kenwood Service Center analyzes the unit and informs the dealer of additional repair costs. Repair costs will vary depending on the condition of the unit.
  • If the customer does not agree to additional costs, the unit is returned to the dealer “as is” with no additional charges.

Kenwood: 1-626-333-2435 (continued)

  • If the customer agrees to the repair, Kenwood invoices the dealer and payments are to be made by the dealer directly to Kenwood.
  • The Kenwood Service Center repairs the unit and returns it to the dealer.

 

Fujitsu Ten 1-800-237-5413

  • The program includes 2010 and later model years based on availability
  • Exchange cores will be shipped UPS Ground or 2nd Day Air within 72 hrs.
  • Fujitsu Ten offers a 1 yr. manufacturer’s warranty on these exchange units
  • Fujitsu Ten will invoice the dealer for the cost of the exchange unit
  • Shipping charges for return of the core is the responsibility of the dealership
  • Cores must be returned to Fujitsu Ten within 30 days
  • Delinquent cores will be invoiced to SOA who in turn will debit the dealership
  • There will be a restocking fee of 20% for all unused returned cores. Dealers will be invoiced by Fujitsu Ten and are to make payment directly to Fujitsu Ten for this fee.

 


9 Affected Products

Vehicles

MAKE MODEL YEAR
SUBARU CROSSTREK 2012
SUBARU FORESTER 2012
SUBARU IMPREZA 2012
SUBARU LEGACY 2012
SUBARU OUTBACK 2012
SUBARU TRIBECA 2012
SUBARU WRX 2012
SUBARU WRX STI 2012
SUBARU XV CROSSTREK 2012

 


1 Associated Document

Manufacturer Communications

NUMBER: 15-152-12R
DATE: 01/13/12
REVISED: 08/09/13

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NHTSA ID Number: 10234852

Manufacturer Communication Number: 1515212R

Summary

Exchange Component Identification and procedures

 

1 Associated Document

Manufacturer Communications

NUMBER: 15-152-12R
DATE: 01/13/12
REVISED: 06/12/13

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  • 【Wireless Carplay & Android Auto】The 9 inch touch screen subaru car radio supports wireless and wired CarPlay and Android Auto. Does not support Samsung phones.( Note: Using Android Auto need to download Android Auto app).You can connect Carplay and Android auto via USB cable, Bluetooth and WiFi. after connecting, you can access map, GPS navigation, phone contacts, email, notification, music. You can also wake up Siri or Google assistant through voice control to get help from them
  • 【Built- in GPS Navigation & WiFi】This in dash GPS navigation head unit for subaru with built-in GPS navigation, supports both online and offline gps navigation. It comes with Here We Go app, you just need to download the offline map you need, and you can go wherever you want even when there is no network and don't worry about getting lost. After connecting to WiFi, you can use online navigation and download the app you want on the stereo, bring you the same experience as your mobile phone
  • Bluetooth Hands-free & FM & HiFi】This Buletooth multimedia player supports hands-free calling, playing bluetooth music, downloading phonebooks. You can answer or make calls with just one push of a button. FM radio provides with 18 preset stations, with a wide range of channels (FM 87.50-108.0 MH). You can listen to the news while driving, listen to radio music, pay attention to the road ahead. Hifi function, providing you with high-definition images during driving and original sound quality
  • 【Backup Camera & Steering Wheel Control】 The 9 inch touch screen Android car stereo for subaru is equipped with AHD backup camera, help you drive safer and park easier. It also suppports steering wheel control, you can switch songs adjust the volume and answer the phone through the steering wheel, it is very convenient and makes you more focus on driving. Note: If your car is not a basic version, you may need additional wiring harness and canbus to use factory backup camera and swc
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(1+32G) for 2005-2009 Subaru Legacy Outback Android 13 Radio, Roinvou 9 Inch Touch Screen Radio Dash Kit with Backup Camera, in-Dash GPS Navigation Support Mirror Link Bluetooth WiFi FM
  • 🚦𝐔𝐩𝐠𝐫𝐚𝐝𝐞 𝟏+𝟑𝟐𝐆 𝐀𝐧𝐝𝐫𝐨𝐢𝐝 𝟏𝟑 𝐂𝐚𝐫 𝐑𝐚𝐝𝐢𝐨 || for subaru legacy android radio with 1GB (RAM) + 32GB (ROM) of memory, 1080P video playback, support split screen, dual USB interface, file manager, time setting and support external devices. Multiple EQ sound options are supported for a better listening experience.
  • 🚦𝐏𝐡𝐨𝐧𝐞 𝐌𝐢𝐫𝐫𝐨𝐫 𝐋𝐢𝐧𝐤 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐢𝐎𝐒/𝐀𝐧𝐝𝐫𝐨𝐢𝐝 || You can connect this touch screen car stereo through WiFi hotspot or original USB cable of your phone to synchronize the phone screen and for subaru outback stereo head unit radio screen. This is very convenient when you use your phone's navigation function. Android supports bidirectional control, iPhone supports unidirectional control. (Some Samsung Phones are Restricted.)
  • 🚦𝐆𝐏𝐒 𝐍𝐚𝐯𝐢𝐠𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐖𝐢𝐅𝐢 𝐇𝐨𝐭𝐬𝐩𝐨𝐭 || for subaru legacy navigation system has a built-in GPS module and can use navigation software such as waze with free offline maps. With WiFi/Hotspot connection, online maps work perfectly, and you can also download apps from play store, such as YouTube, Tiktok, Spotify, and more, which can enrich your car life!
  • 🚦𝐅𝐌 𝐑𝐚𝐝𝐢𝐨 𝐑𝐞𝐜𝐞𝐢𝐯𝐞𝐫 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐁𝐥𝐮𝐞𝐭𝐨𝐨𝐭𝐡 || for subaru outback android head unit with bluetooth and built-in & external mic (including microphone), support hands-free calling, music playback , voice functions, sync contacts, etc. Stable FM radio with 18 preset stations, manual, semi-automatic, fully automatic channel search. High-quality FM radio provides channel broadcasting, weather forecast, real-time road conditions.
  • 🚦𝐒𝐮𝐩𝐩𝐨𝐫𝐭 𝐑𝐞𝐚𝐫 𝐕𝐢𝐞𝐰 𝐂𝐚𝐦𝐞𝐫𝐚 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐒𝐖𝐂 || When the car stereo for subaru outback is connected to the reversing camera, once you put the car in reverse gear, for subaru legacy screen will automatically display the reversing image, making your daily parking safer. The bluetooth car stereo also supports the steering wheel button function, through which you can control the desired functions.
SaleBestseller No. 4
Android 12 Car Radio Stereo for Subaru Forester 2002-2007 Wireless CarPlay Android Auto with Bluetooth GPS Navigation
  • 【Applicable Models】For Subaru Forester 2002-2007
  • Android 12 System】Android 12 operating system,ensure smooth and fast operation.Provide you with a more comfortable experience and convenient operation.
  • 【Wireless Carplay & Android Auto】You can choose wired connection or wireless connection to Carplay or Android Auto.By connecting your iPhone or Android phones,you can access mobile phone address book,notifaction,message,map navigation,music and so on.
  • GPS Navigation & WiFi】Built in offline North American map.Also support online map,when you connect WiFi you can use the GPS navigation anywhere.By WiFi you can download or delete apps in APP Store,as the same as phone.
  • Bluetooth】Fast match with phone,you can answer or make calls by the radio.coming with an enternal microphone, which will pick your voice clear and your car speskers let you hear the person on the other side precise.
Bestseller No. 5
UNITOPSCI 1G+32G for Subaru Outback Subaru Legacy Radio 2010-2014 Android 13 Car Stereo 9.7 Inch Vertical Touchscreen Bluetooth GPS Navigation FM/RDS WiFi Mirror Link USB SWC + Backup Camera Mic
  • 【for Subaru Outback Subaru Legacy Radio】 Compatible models: for Subaru Outback/Legacy 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014, Android 13 car stereo with 9.7 inch HD capacitive vertical touch screen, screen resolution 1024*600, Quad core, 1G RAM, 32G ROM, 4*45W power output, Built-in WiFi/ Hot spot connect/GPS receiver, steering wheel control function, Note: Doesn’t compatible with cars with a Harman Kardon Sound System, please check the car center console outline and wire harness for the compatibility
  • 【Built-in Bluetooth, FM/RDS Radio】9.7 inch Bluetooth car stereo built-in Bluetooth and built-in microphone, answering or making phone call can be hands-free and convenient, support Bluetooth audio streaming and auto download phone book. FM radio with 18 preset stations, listening music, news and weather broadcast during driving
  • 【GPS Navigation, WiFi Hotspot】Double din vertical car stereo features GPS and WiFi receiver, in dash GPS navigation stereo supports online and offline map, it also preload free map on HERE WEGO[Need to turn on WiFi to download map]. Switch on WiFi on this head unit, you can use online functions, the car multimedia player can access to multiple apps, such as Youtube, FB, Play store etc.
  • Mirror Link for iOS, Android Phones】Android car steroe for Subaru Outback Legacy 2010-2014, and it supports dual mirror link system for iOS and Android phones. For iPhone, users can use one-way operation mirror link via WiFi , for Android phones, users can use two-way operation mirror link via WiFi/USB, easy to use mirror link function to sync your phones’ App and display on this car radio playing video, map navigation etc.
  • 【Backup Camera】Car radio with a 12LEDs rear view camera, night vision, 170 degree viewing angle and waterproof, automatically switch to display reversing image when you put car to rear gear. Parking can be safer. Support dual USB adaper input, charging phone or other devices. [QA: Radio not turning on when you start the car? ---The radio did not turn on. please check if the pink wire blocks the electricity and then cut the pink cable and leave it, if you have any problem, please let us know]
SaleBestseller No. 6
ASURE 9 inch Car Stereo Radio Upgrade for Subaru Outback MK5 2015-2019,4Core 2G+32G Android GPS Navigation Unit with Wireless Carplay,Android Auto,1280x800 Touchscreen Multimedia Video Player
  • 【Changeable UI Car Stereo Radio】 9 inch capacitive touch screen In-dash video player for Subaru Outback MK5 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019,supports Android Launcher,such as AGAMA Car Launcher.You can download the APP from Google Play and customize your own user interface
  • Android Car Radio Upgrade】Customization Android system,with 4-Core 1.2Ghz CPU,2GB RAM,ensures smooth operation and faster response,32GB ROM for more apps installed,1280*800 HD Touchscreen fouth-gen IPS display,color richer and display clearer
  • 【Wireless/Wired CarPlay & Android auto】Wireless Carplay and Android Auto connected with Bluetooth,click carLink icon to start CarPlay or Android Auto function or back to main page, Wired contected way with the 6 pin USB cable,very convenient to operate,free your hands,keep you stay focused and enjoy entertained while driving
  • Bluetooth & DSP & WiFi & Dual navigationHands-free calling and answer,making your call more safe when driving,built-in microphone,external microphone is optional, please contact us in need.DSP surround sound processing can customize the best music sound playback effect of different seats according to your needs.Support WiFi or hot spot function,very convenient to download APPs, offline map and so on,suppport internet location and GPS satellite
  • Steering Wheel Control & Dual USB Cables】Package included canbus box,swc cables requires manual wiring,supported car original steering wheel control button programme and customize,double USB cables support charging for 2 devices
Bestseller No. 8
Car Radio for 2015 2016 2017 2018 Subaru Legacy Outback Stereo Upgrade Dash Kit Car GPS Navigation,2+32GB 9" IPS Touch Screen Head Unit with Car-Play & Android Auto/SWC/Rear View (8Core 4+32GB)
  • 【Vehicle Compatibility】This Upgrade Replacement Dash Kit is for 2015 2016 2017 2018 Subaru Legacy Outback. If You Cannot Make Sure Your Car is Suitable or Not, Please Take Photos of The Car Center Console to Us. We Will Answer You In 24 Hours.
  • 【Car-play & Android Auto】Android Car Stereo Built In Apple Car-Play And Android Auto. It Keeps You Up With Useful Features Including An Incredibly Intuitive Way To Access Calls, Music, Video And Apps. It Make Your Driving Easier, Safer And Turn Every Journey Into A Pleasant Experience.
  • 【HD IPS Screen】Android 13.0 OS, Octa Core CPU(4Core/8core) , with 1280*720 high resolution capacitive touch screen offer you a faster, smoother and clear visual experience. Snappy and responsive, just like on an IOS device. With split screen function, you can display two pages at the same time.
  • 【Other Functions】Buit-In 5G Wifi, 4G Lte, Very Convenient To Download Apps. After Connected Wifi, In Here WEGO App, You Can Download Free Map Of Any Country You Need. With Split Screen Function, You Can Display Two Pages At The Same Time.
  • 【1 Year Warranty】The appearance design is avant-garde, which is different from almost the same styles on the market;This Head Unit With A 1-Year Warranty And Provides Professional Technical Support. Please Do Not Hesitate To Contact Us , We Will Reply Asap And Ensure Your Rights And Interests At All Times.
Bestseller No. 9
[2+64G]Android 13 Car Stereo for Subaru Outback Legacy 2010-2014 with Wireless Apple Carplay Android Auto,9.7" HD Touch Screen Car Radio with GPS Navigation,WiFi,Bluetooth,FM/RDS Radio SWC+Rear Camera
  • 【9.7 Inch Vertical Screen Android 13 Car Radio】This car radio is suitable for Subaru Outback Legacy 2010-2014.The vertical giant touch screen with a 9.7-inch high-definition 1080P display will bring you a good tactile and visual experience. 4 core CPU make faster,1G + 32G memory.Android 13 system, a more advanced system version. Support RCA output/input port, etc. EQ function and subwoofer output.
  • 【Wireless Apple Carplay & Andrioid Auto】 9.7 inch Vertical screen android Subaru Outback Legacy car stereo built-in carplay system, you can choose wired connection or wireless connection to carplay, connect to Apple mobile phone, access mobile phone address book, mail, notification, map navigation, music, video and other information, and realize voice control.Connect Bluetooth, then enter the Car Settings-Android Settings-Network&Internet--Hotspot&tethering--WiFi hotspot--ON.
  • 【Built-in WIFI & GPS Navigation】: 9.7 inch vertical Subaru Outback Legacy car stereo built-in WiFi module, support online/offline maps.After connecting to WiFi,you can download, install and delete over thousands of apps. With WiFi connected, Google Maps/Here we go/Waze/Navfree,etc can be used perfectly, you can go anywhere you want and never get lost again.
  • Steering Wheel Control & AHD Backup Camera】Subaru Outback Legacy Vertical Car stereo with backup camera.Car multimedia player supports original steering wheel control to help you control the car radio more safely and conveniently. Carplay car stereo with backup camera will automatically switch the reversing image when you reverse the car to help you back up safely.
  • 【FM/RDS, Bluetooth 5.0】This multimedia Subaru Outback Legacy radio supports FM87.5-108 frequency, you can listen to real-time road conditions, news broadcasts, weather forecasts, etc. The perfect sound quality of the original car makes you no longer bored driving. Built-in Bluetooth 5.0, supports Bluetooth hands-free calls, Bluetooth music playback, automatic loading of the phone book, automatic loading of records.【Not suitable for Bose speakers
Bestseller No. 10
SYGAV Android 11 Car Stereo for Subaru Forester WRX Impreza Radio Wireless Carplay GPS Navigation HD 1280x720 Touch Screen Android Auto Head Unit
  • High Configuration* The lastest version Android 9.0 Pie Operating System, Rockchip RK3399 PX6 Hexa-Core CPU processor with 4G RAM and 64G ROM, the performance will be more stability, giving you more faster running speed and respond experience.
  • Multi Functions* Support Mirror Link, 3G/4G Network, WiFi, Hands Free phone call, Offline and Online map. Steering Wheel Controls. Google Playstore also came from the stereo, support download most of entertainment app online.
  • Better Display* IPS and Mulit-Touch screen with 1024*600 high resolution display, bring you a visual clearly experience. Unique UI design, redefining the interactive interface, simplify operation process to enhances the reaction speed.
  • Built in DSP* Digital Sounds Processor with 15 bands EQ adjustable and different voice styles optional, you can enjoy a new auditory. 6-channel Audio output converters, support subwoofer output.

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