Recall Alert: 2016 Subaru Legacy, Outback

16_Subaru_Legacy_Recall.jpg 2016 Subaru Legacy; | Manufacturer image


Vehicles Affected: Approximately 3,300 model-year 2016 Subaru Legacy sedans manufactured between Oct. 24 and Nov. 16, 2015, and model-year 2016 Outback wagons manufactured between Oct. 24 and Nov. 17, 2015

The Problem: Due to improper tightening of the securing nuts, the drive shaft may separate from the rear differential and strike the fuel tank, resulting in a fuel leak and increasing the risk of a fire.

The Fix: Dealers will inspect the fastening nuts, tightening or replacing them as necessary, for free.

What Owners Should Do: Subaru has already notified owners. For more info, owners can call the automaker at 856-488-8500, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s vehicle-safety hotline at 888-327-4236 or go to for more info.

Need to Find a Dealer for Service? Go to Service & Repair to find your local dealer.

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