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Automakers Recall 12 Million New Cars for Takata Airbag Inflators

By Kelsey Mays on May 27, 2016


CARS.COM — Less than a month after federal regulators announced a massive expansion of Takata airbag inflator recalls, the affected pool of cars has become a lot clearer. Automakers this week announced 12 million new Takata recalls in 12 separate… Read More

Automakers Recall 12 Million New Cars for Takata Airbag Inflators

By Kelsey Mays on May 27, 2016

CARS.COM — Less than a month after federal regulators announced a massive expansion of Takata airbag inflator recalls, the affected pool of cars has become a lot clearer. Automakers this week announced 12 million new Takata recalls in 12 separate… Read More

Subaru Announces Prices for Updated 2017 Outback, Legacy

By Jennifer Geiger on May 26, 2016

CARS.COM — Earlier this month, Subaru announced updates for its popular Legacy sedan and Outback wagon. Today, the automaker revealed pricing for the new models, and both will cost a bit more. Related: Subaru Updates Outback, Legacy for 2017 The… Read More

Subaru Updates BRZ for 2017

By Rick Popely on May 26, 2016

CARS.COM — Subaru is freshening its rear-drive sport coupe for 2017; the BRZ gets more power, suspension changes and styling tweaks. Related: 2017 Subaru Forester Starts at $23,470 Outside, the 2017 BRZ gets a minor face-lift. In addition to a… Read More

10 Great Road Trip Rides

By Jennifer Geiger on May 23, 2016

CARS.COM — Summer is so close I can almost see my kids' sunscreen-coated fingerprint streaks on the car's windows and hear echoes of "Are we there yet?" from the third row. For those feeling the impending sense of wanderlust, it's… Read More

2017 Subaru Forester Starts at $23,470

By Joe Bruzek on May 19, 2016

CARS.COM — The Subaru Forester's price moves just a tick higher for 2017; the refreshed model adds improvements to cabin quietness, gas mileage and styling. An entry-level 2.5i model with manual transmission and all-wheel drive now is $23,470 with destination,… Read More

Recall Alert: 2015 Subaru Legacy, Outback

By Tom Torbjornsen on May 19, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 800 model-year 2015 Subaru Legacy sedans and Outback wagons manufactured on July 20, 2015 The Problem: The brake fluid used may contain excess moisture, which may adversely affect the performance of the electronic stability control system,… Read More

What You Need to Know About Backup Cameras

By Julie Halpert on May 16, 2016

CARS.COM — Backup cameras are more than just a cool feature: They can be lifesavers. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is making those cameras mandatory, and for good reason: The agency wants to help prevent the 210 fatalities and… Read More

Recall Alert: 2016-2017 Subaru Legacy, Outback

By Kelsey Mays on May 13, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Roughly 48,500 model-year 2016 and 2017 Subaru Legacy sedans and Outback wagons built from Feb. 29, 2016 to May 6, 2016. Of that total, Subaru says about 22,000 are owned by customers, while another 26,500 are on… Read More

Subaru Updates Outback, Legacy for 2017

By Rick Popely on May 9, 2016

CARS.COM — Subaru is adding new trim levels to its Outback wagon and Legacy sedan for 2017. A new top-of-the-line Touring model joins the Outback lineup with standard automatic braking in Reverse and automatic high-beam headlights. A Sport trim with… Read More

2014-2015 Subaru Engine Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on May 4, 2016

The problem: Affected vehicles may exhibit a condition where the engine idles roughly, makes noise (spark knock under acceleration) or in extreme cases sustains engine damage from operating in this condition for long periods of time. This could be due… Read More