Power Steering Pump Relief Valve – 2001-2011 Subaru

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NHTSA ID Number: 10091965 Manufacturer Communication Number: 04-13-09R Summary IF YOU ENCOUNTER A VEHICLE THAT HAS A GROANING TYPE NOISE COMING FROM THE POWER STEERING PUMP WHEN THE WHEEL IS TURNED TO THE FULL RIGHT OR LEFT POSITION WHEN THE VEHICLE IS PARKED, IT MAY BE CAUSED BY THE RELIEF VALVE VIBRATING WITHIN THE PUMP. IN LIEU … Read more

Loose Fitting A-Pillar – Design Change – 2019-2021 Subaru Forester

2021 Subaru Forester

NHTSA ID Number: 10201808 Manufacturer Communication Number: 12-225-21 Summary This bulletin announces the design changes made to the A-pillar trim panels and their associated retaining (tether) clips.   NUMBER: 12-225-21 DATE:  09/24/21   INTRODUCTION: This bulletin announces the design changes made to the A-pillar trim panels and their associated retaining (tether) clips. The trim panel has been … Read more

Front Seat(s) / Squeaking Sound – 2015-2019 Subaru Legacy / Outback

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NHTSA ID Number: 10202842 Manufacturer Communication Number: 12-228-21 Summary This bulletin provides a service procedure to address customer concerns of a “squeaking” -type sound from the front seat(s).   NUMBER: 12-228-21 DATE: 10/27/21   INTRODUCTION: This bulletin provides a service procedure to address customer concerns of a “squeaking” -type sound from the front seat(s). This is caused … Read more

Evaporator Core Drain / Water Sloshing Sound When Turning – 2019-2021 Subaru Forester

2021 Subaru Forester

NHTSA ID Number: 10203901 Manufacturer Communication Number: 10-103-21 Summary This bulletin announces a design change made to the evaporator core insulation.   NUMBER: 10-103-21 DATE: 11/15/21   INTRODUCTION: This bulletin announces a design change made to the evaporator core insulation.  A customer may experience a “water sloshing-type” sound when turning the vehicle with the blower motor and … Read more

Humming / High Pitch Sound From Drive Line – 2017-2021 Subaru

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NHTSA ID Number: 10207215 Manufacturer Communication Number: 03-87-21 Summary This bulletin provides a repair procedure for R152 type rear differentials.   INTRODUCTION: This bulletin provides a repair procedure for R152 type rear differentials.  In some very rare cases, a customer may experience a humming / high pitch sound coming from the undercarriage while driving.  This can be … Read more