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1991 Subaru Legacy L 4 Cyl 2.2L
Engine - by james wheeler 3/7/2011THE SPEEDOMETER IS NOT FUNCTIONING
1995 Subaru Impreza LX 4 Cyl 2.2L
Engine - by Randy 3/7/2011Troubleshoot charging system
1999 Subaru Legacy Outback Limited 4 Cyl 2.5L
Engine - by Jorge 3/6/2011Why does the engine shake and rattle when in drive while holding the brake on but runs smooth in P or N
1992 Subaru Legacy L 4 Cyl 2.2L
Engine - by mal 3/6/2011Car ran out of motor oil so is the engine lock
1997 Subaru Impreza Outback 4 Cyl 2.2L
Engine - by irish 3/4/2011I have a 97 subaru impreza with a code that says manifold absolute pressure baro sensor range performance any ideas
2000 Subaru Outback Base 4 Cyl 2.5L
Engine - by barryb18 3/1/2011I just recently started getting a very strong gas smell inside and outside the car, I ahve looked for leaks can't find 1
So strong I can't even park it in the garage!
2003 Subaru Forester XS 4 Cyl 2.5L
Engine - by eastie 2/28/20114 cylinder spark plug continues to come loose. I am told that there is a coolant leak that cauue electrolysis
Do I need to re-do the cylinder or change out the engine for this? If I do change out the engine, is it ok to install a used, low mileage, compression checked one?
1998 Subaru Forester L 4 Cyl 2.5L
Engine - by Ron 2/25/2011Heat gage maxes out, engine doesn't seem very hot (can place hand on top radiator hose comfortably, and rad-cap is cool)
We haven't had this vehicle for a week, so don't have much history, it seems to happen most when traveling slow or idling, (ie parking lots, heavy traffic) I first thought maybe a fan issue or something blocking the air flow to the radiator but those things seem ok, ...
1996 Subaru Legacy Outback 4 Cyl 2.5L
Engine - by pat 2/24/2011Is adjustment of new throttle position sensor required?
1998 Subaru Impreza L 4 Cyl 2.2L
Engine - by ngodshands97 2/24/2011Where can i locate the egr valve on this model. Will this part make the car run rough if bad? I just replaced the nock .
1997 Subaru Legacy L 4 Cyl 2.2L
Engine - by Pete 2/23/2011Where is the location of the crankshaft position sensor?
2002 Subaru Outback Limited 4 Cyl 2.5L
Engine - by Ned Morris 2/21/2011My car is making a deep "whale like moan" when I turn the car off
Yesterday I drove the car for 15 minutes of so on the highway. When I got home and turned off the ignition the car started making the moaning sound and continiued for several minutes after the car was turned off.
1997 Subaru Legacy Outback 4 Cyl 2.5L
Engine - by laurie 2/20/2011Car acts like it has no power when i turn over key but emerg. lights work and still beeps when key in ignition and door
put new brakes on took car for test drive shut off car after done now wont start acts like battery not hooked up but emerg. and parking lights come on and still beeps when door open and key in ignitionbut otherwise nothing and car locks into gear
1999 Subaru Legacy Outback 4 Cyl 2.5L
Engine - by olhippiewoman 2/20/2011All gauges died, then the car did. started 3 hours later,but NO power
alternater seems fine,has spark,new timing belt 3 months ago,and top of engine rebuilt 3 months ago. Feels like its not getting gas, but that wouldn't effect the gauges... I know little about auto repair please help
1998 Subaru Legacy Outback 4 Cyl 2.5L
Engine - by AnneE 2/20/2011- I had valve cover gaskets replaced 20,000 miles back. I'm being told they need replaced again-isnt this too soon?
I have 147,000 miles. Oil is leaking badly. I had a full engine overhaul 20,000 miles back, and the head gasket replaced again 10,000 back - but not sure they did the valve gaskets too.