New Front Door Checker Mechanism – 2012-2016 Subaru

NUMBER: 12-182-15R
DATE: 03-30-15
REVISED: 04-15-16

APPLICABILITY: 2012-16MY Impreza and XV Crosstrek Models
2015-16MY WRX and STI Models
SUBJECT: New Front Door Checker Mechanism

 

INTRODUCTION

This bulletin announces availability of a new front door checker mechanism designed to hold the doors more securely when they are in partially open / closed positions.  An additional detent position has also been added.

(more…)

Break-In Procedure after Variable A/C Compressor Replacement – 2015 Subaru Legacy & Outback

NUMBER: 10-82-15
DATE: 03-24-15

APPLICABILITY: 2015MY Legacy and Outback
SUBJECT: Break-In Procedure after Variable A/C Compressor Replacement

 

INTRODUCTION

This bulletin provides the required break-in procedures to follow after replacing the variable A/C compressor.  The applicable procedure described below MUST be performed to prevent damaging the new compressor.

(more…)

Replacement Key and Immobilizer Information – 2000 Subaru to Current, All Models

NUMBER: 01-168-09R
DATE: 06/17/09
Revised: 04/12/16

APPLICABILITY: 2000MY to Current, All Models
SUBJECT: Replacement Key and Immobilizer Information

 

INTRODUCTION

The purpose of this bulletin is to provide replacement key and immobilizer information along with an overview of the Subaru Lock Information web-site.

(more…)

Transmission Cooler Flushing – Subaru 4AT, 5AT, 6AT, CVT

NUMBER: 16-42-90R
DATE: 08-20-90
REVISED: 09/03/15

APPLICABILITY: 4AT, 5AT, 6AT, CVT
SUBJECT: Transmission Cooler Flushing

 

INTRODUCTION

The transmission oil cooler must be properly flushed if any of the following circumstances hold true:

Contaminants left behind in the oil cooler will cause premature transmission failure.  Claims for transmission replacement or repair that fail to perform this procedure are subject to rejection or debit.

(more…)

Exchange Component Identification and Procedures – 2015 Subaru

NUMBER: 15-172-14R
DATE: 09/26/14
REVISED: 11/11/15

 

APPLICABILITY: 2015MY Subaru Vehicles
SUBJECT: 2015 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 Claims Policies and Procedures Manual found in subarunet.

(more…)