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Recall: No. 1 of 3
Recall Ref: R/2013/119
Exact Model: Legacy Outback
Description: BRAKES MAY FAIL
VIN: JF1BL5KJ34G002002 to JF1BPDKYG9G080022
Build Date:
Numbers: 12376
Defect: It is possible that the metallic brake pipes that connect to the four way connector may be affected by corrosion in the Salt Belt Areas. If left unattended this could result in the pipes being subject to excessive corrosion which may cause a fluid leak. In extreme cases this may result in a reduction in braking efficiency.
Action: Recall all affected vehicles to inspect and either provide additional protection or replace the brake pipes.
Launch Date: 24 January 2014
Recall: No. 2 of 3
Recall Ref: R/2014/127
Exact Model: Legacy Outback Impreza and Forester
VIN: Various
Build Date: January 2004 to December 2012
Numbers: 21343
Defect: It is possible that corrosion can form on unprotected hidden brake pipes. This could result in the failure of the pipes and loss of brake fluid which can affect the brake system and ultimately cause reduced braking efficiency.
Action: Recall all affected vehicles to inspect and if required replace the subject brake pipes.
Launch Date: 30 November 2014
Recall: No. 3 of 3
Recall Ref: R/2010/130
Exact Model: Outback and Legacy with CVT
Build Date:
Numbers: 407
Defect: A gearbox oil cooler hose may split causing loss of drive and oil to leak onto the road surface with the ensuing danger to other road users.
Action: Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected to fit a modified oil cooler hose.
Launch Date: 03 September 2010

Manufacturer contact details:
Subaru (UK) Ltd
IM House, South Drive, Coleshill, Birmingham, B46 1DF


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