Uneven Gap between “A” Pillar Trim and Speaker Grille – 2014 Subaru Forester

NUMBER: 12-158-13
DATE: 10/31/13

 

APPLICABILITY: 2014MY Forester
SUBJECT: Uneven Gap between “A” Pillar Trim and Speaker Grille

 

INTRODUCTION

This bulletin provides a procedure to eliminate an uneven gap between the base of the “A” pillar trim and the tweeter speaker grille as shown in the “Before” and “After” photos below.

Speaker Grille

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Rattle or Buzzing Sound from “A” Pillar Trim – 2012-2015 Subaru

NUMBER: 12-157-13R
DATE: 10/28/13
REVISED: 05/07/15

APPLICABILITY: 2012-13MY Impreza 2.0L Models
2013MY XV Crosstrek
2014-15MY Forester
SUBJECT: Rattle or Buzzing Sound from “A” Pillar Trim

 

INTRODUCTION

This bulletin provides a repair procedure to address a customer concern of a rattle or buzzing-type sound coming from the lower portion of the “A” pillar trim while driving over bumpy or rough road surfaces.  The lower insertion claws and / or the trim’s support rib may be coming in contact with the vehicle body causing the sound.

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