Published on 4 August 2018

SUBARU WRX ( –  ) DEFECT:  The crack on air intake ducts could cause the engine rough idle lower the power and the engine stall. Engine may stall whilst driving. Possible safety hazard whilst driving in traffic

Remedy: Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected and check date on air intake duct. Depending on finds the air intake ducts may have to be replaced.

Is my car affected?

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Recall Launch Date01/08/2016
Recall NoR/2016/147
Recall Model InformationForester WRX Legacy & Outback
Manufacturer Ref
VIN startJF1SJGK85FG052868
VIN endJF1VM4K55GG002247
Build start
Build end
Vehicle numbers255

What the owner should do?

If you read about a recall that you think may affect your car, you should make immediate contact with a SUBARU dealer or workshop that’s been officially authorised to perform repairs on behalf of the manufacturer and ask for the details.

How to contact your dealer

If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.

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