Vibration Sound from High-Mount Stop Lamp Assembly – 2013-2014 Subaru BRZ

NUMBER: 07-86-14
DATE: 07/07/14

APPLICABILITY: 2013-14MY BRZ
SUBJECT: Vibration Sound from High-Mount Stop Lamp Assembly

 

INTRODUCTION

This bulletin announces the availability of a new high-mount stop lamp assembly designed to address a customer concern of a vibration-type sound which may be heard while driving.  Non-woven fabric material was added to eliminate the sound.

 

COUNTERMEASURE IN PRODUCTION

The new assembly was incorporated into production starting with VIN E*606202.

 

PART INFORMATION

PART NAME: NEW PART NUMBER
STOP LP AY HI MTG 84701CA002VH

Addition of non-woven fabric

 

SERVICE PROCEDURE / INFORMATION

  1. Disconnect the wiring harness connector for the stop lamp which is located under the package shelf and accessible from the trunk area.

wiring harness connector for the stop lamp

 

  1. Using your thumbs on each side of the front edge, disengage the 2 retaining clips securing the upper section of the stop lamp assembly to the base portion. Once the front edge is separated and the clips released, slide the upper portion toward the front of the vehicle to disengage the 2 hooks from the base section.

stop lamp assembly

 

  1. Reassembly is the reverse order of removal.

 

WARRANTY / CLAIM INFORMATION

For vehicles within the Basic New Car Limited Warranty period, this repair may be claimed using the following information:

LABOR DESCRIPTION LABOR OPERATION # FAIL
CODE
LABOR
TIME
CENTER STOP LAMP ASSEMBLY R&R A916-291 XGS-25 0.3

https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls?nhtsaId=10068354

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/tsbs/2014/SB-10068354-0699.pdf

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