2019 Subaru Ascent: Recall Alert

19_Subaru_Ascent_OEM.jpg 2019 Subaru Ascent | Manufacturer image

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 170 model-year 2019 Subaru Ascent SUVs

The Problem: The center support bolts for the driveshaft may loosen, possibly resulting in the front portion of the driveshaft disconnecting, increasing the risk of a crash.

The Fix: Dealers will replace the driveshaft assembly, including the center support brace, for free.

What Owners Should Do: Subaru began notifying owners July 26. Owners can call the automaker at 844-373-6614, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s vehicle-safety hotline at 888-327-4236 or visit its website to check their vehicle identification number and learn more.

Need to Find a Dealer for Service? Go to Service & Repair to find your local dealer. To check for other recalls, and to schedule a free recall repair at your local dealership, click here: Subaru Ascent

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