Keep us updated on what you find! Vehicles that were remedied under the previous campaign still need additional areas rust-proofed. Note that affected vehicles not currently, or formerly registered, in the salt belt states identified above are eligible for repair, at no cost to the customer, upon request. Replaced noisy idle pulley and belt tensioner. A Really Good Car — Engine, Reliability, and looks, All top A Grade! It would be great to know that Subaru is doing something for their customers to resolve this problem, because it is a bit of an epidemic and has been for several years. At 50,129 miles the wheel bearings were replaced. Overall, I love my Subaru! Ask the people that drive them.
Replacement of front wheel bearings. I only wish I had the turbo model. So the new turbo was starved of oil right from the start. Love The Car Wish I Still Had It! Can I hand turn the turbo through cooling vent to gain an idea? I believe there are 3 of them if I recall correctly. It only has 85,000 miles. Porsche pops 355 hp in 3. Jan 2017 Paint is cracking.
Nov 2012111290 km Check engine light came on 3 times in one week. . Gaskets and all seals replaced. I know my description may be vague but I am really trying to pull something out of thin air due to the lack of knowledge I had about the vehicle pre-purchase, it was a very appealing car and I do love it. April: I should receive rebuild turbo next week. The vehicle had this occur in January 2011, August 2012 and now again in October 2012. The failure recurred three times intermittently.
Primary Use: Commuting to work Ultimate Sleeper. I have heard that Subaru is recalling many of the engines from 2012 to 2013. I want to hear about your Subaru. . So my question is was my turbo still able to be saved when I brought the car in? It's Safe, Quick And Fun.
Weld up the shaft hole shut on the turbine side. That said, yours could also be a valve cover gasket, a banjo bolt, or maybe even something up higher dripping down into the oil filer area. Mine has a stock spoiler on it so it adds that extra awesomeness to the profile of the car to make it stand out. Replaced noisy idle pulley and belt tensioner. The sad part is that most owners find out about this once it is too late.
From now on I will only have the oil change done by my dealer and will make sure they periodically address the banjo bolt. We know that there was a stop selling order issued from subaru in April 2008, do you happen to know if that order is still in effect? And is there anyone who can explain the banjo bolt clogging issue and how to remedy it being an 05, I know this is more of an issue. It started O K and I have about 200 miles on it as of right now. The vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic, who diagnosed that the position sensor needed to be replaced. Hey everyone, I posted a similar question in but figured i'd probably have a broader reach here. Dealer replaced the throttle body including sensor and actuator. At 53,455 miles found front rotors warped, resurfaced front rotors as they were just replaced at 47,560 miles.
My mechanic will take care of all of the maintenance including the banjo bolt filter, putting in a new oil feed line and I also wanted to do a transmission oil flush too. Keep oil in it and yes, these cars will last you for years to come. I ask to speak to a mechanic to make sure they know about this issue. With the engine running, the sound could have been mistaken for somebody feeding steel chains into a wood chipper. Oh, and if it makes you feel any better, I actually just replaced the clutch in my Mazda Rx8 at ~53,000 miles because it was slipping badly, and it was having the same rev up-drop off, slipping at high speed, smelly condition as yours. Had repair done right away account driving with bad oxygen sensor can cause catalytic converter failure which would cause expensive replacement. What much more could i say? I don't think the problem was temp.
Oveheats easily and causes odor. The axle boots were replaced. Other than that — they are great cars! Linkage the issue -Metal ball wears plastic socket until it pops off and wipers stop moving. This caused the center differential to act like a slipping clutch. Primary Use: Commuting to work.