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1998 Subaru Forester
2.5L 4-cyl Engine Code [6] Engine Code [6] EJ25D
165 bhp. @ 5600 rpm / Torque: 162 ft. lbs. @ 4000 rpm
2.5L - Flat 4-cyl (Gasoline)

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Product Cross Reference Guide: This product cross reference guide follows recommendations outlined in your owners manual and also reflects periodic service recommendation updates from the original equipment manufacturer for this particular model (1998 Subaru Forester with engine code [6]) show example...

For example, the manufacturer may have recommended 5W30 motor oil at the time of production (owners manual) & later revised the recommendation to 5W20. This guide will reflect latest recommendation by the manufacturer for this model. If there are no special instructions from the manufacturer, the owner can choose to follow either one of the recommendation without voiding warranty hide example.

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  1. Engine Oil

    Grade 1  »  SM
    Above -4 F  »  10W-30, 10W-40
    Above 95 F  »  30, 40, 10W-50, 20W-40, 20W-50 [1]
    Below 104 F  »  5W-30 [2]
  2. Manual Transmission

    Manual Transmission, TY752 (5-SPD)  »  GL-5

    Above -22 F  »  85W
    No AMSOIL Product Recommendation

    Manual Transmission, TY752 (5-SPD)  »  GL-5

    Above 32 F  »  90
    SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLPK)
    Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGPK)
    Severe Gear® 75W-110 (SVTPK)

    Manual Transmission, TY752 (5-SPD)  »  GL-5

    All TEMPS  »  75W-80, 75W-90
    No AMSOIL Product Recommendation

    Manual Transmission, TY752 (5-SPD)  »  GL-5

    Below 90 F  »  80W
    No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
  3. Automatic Transmission

  4. Front Differential

    Differential, Front  »  GL-5

    Below 90 F  »  80W [4]
    No AMSOIL Product Recommendation

    Differential, Front  »  GL-5

    Above 32 F  »  90 [4]
    SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLPK)
    Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGPK)
    Severe Gear® 75W-110 (SVTPK)

    Differential, Front  »  GL-5

    All TEMPS  »  80W-90 [4]
    SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLPK)
    Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGPK)
    Severe Gear® 75W-110 (SVTPK)

    Differential, Front  »  GL-5

    Above -22 F  »  85W [4]
    No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
  5. Rear Differential

    Differential, Rear  »  GL-5

    Above -22 F  »  85W [3]
    No AMSOIL Product Recommendation

    Differential, Rear  »  GL-5

    Above 32 F  »  90 [3]
    SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLPK)
    Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGPK)
    Severe Gear® 75W-110 (SVTPK)

    Differential, Rear  »  GL-5

    Below 86 F  »  80W [3]
    No AMSOIL Product Recommendation

    Differential, Rear  »  GL-5

    All TEMPS  »  80W-90 [3]
    SAE 80W-90 Synthetic Gear Lube (AGLPK)
    Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGPK)
    Severe Gear® 75W-110 (SVTPK)
  6. Power Steering Fluid

  7. Brake Fluid

    Brake Fluid  »  HB

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [5]
  8. Clutch Fluid

    Clutch Fluid  »  HB

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [5]
  9. Lubricants & Fluids Comments  »  [*]

    [1] Above 35 C (95 F) refers to warm climates or
    Heavy Duty operation.
    [2] SAE 5W-30 is preferred.
    [3] Rear differential is for 4WD models only.
    [4] Front final drive is for automatic transmission only.
    [5] Hydraulic Brake Fluid, DOT 3
    [6] DEXRON-III Automatic Transmission Fluid

  10. Fluid Capacities (drive train fluids)

    Engine, with filter  »  4.8 quarts [1]
    Cooling System, Initial Fill  »  6.3 quarts
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Automatic Transmission, TZ102 Initial Fill  »  Not Specified [2]
    Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
    4 speed TZ102  »  6.3 quarts
    Manual Transmission, TY752 (5-SPD)  »  7.4 pints
    Differential, Front  »  2.5 pints [3]
    Differential, Rear  »  1.7 pints [4]
    ANTPC ANT
    Capacities Comments
    [1] After refill check oil level.
    [2] Measure quantity drained and refill with same amount
    [3] Front final drive is for automatic transmission only.
    [4] Rear differential is for 4WD models only.
  11. Chassis Lubrication

    0 Fittings, 0 Plugs
  12. Torque Specifications

    Oil Drain Plug  »  29-33 ft/lbs
    Manual Transmission
    Drain Plug 30-35 ft/lbs

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  1. Filters: Oil, Air, Cabin, Fuel, Transmission, Hydraulic & Crankcase

    Oil Filter Ea® Oil Filter (EA15K12)  
    Oil Filter WIX 51334 Oil Filter [1]
    Air Filter WIX 46116 Air Filter  
    Fuel Filter WIX 33558 Fuel Filter  
    Transmission Filter WIX 58969 Auto Tran Filter  

    Filter Comments
    [1] Manufacturer OE Recommended Oil Change Intervals
  2. Gasoline Engine Fuel Additives

    Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)
    AOBDominator Octane Boost (AOB)

    Maximizes power and improves performance in all two-cycle and four-cycle gasoline engines. Reduces engine knock, improves ignition and engine response, helps fuel burn cleaner and inhibits corrosion. Recommended for off-road and racing use. Packag...

    Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)
    ASTGasoline Stabilizer (AST)

    AMSOIL Gasoline Stabilizer (AST) reduces the oxidation process that occurs when fuel is stored for extended periods, improving performance, extending equipment life and decreasing maintenance expenses. Package sizes include: 16-oz. Bottle ...

    P.I Performance Improver (API)
    APIP.I Performance Improver (API)

    P.i. improves fuel mileage an average of 2.3% and up to 5.7%. Reduces emissions such as hydrocarbons (HC) up to 15%, carbon monoxide (CO) up to 26% and nitrous oxides (NOx) up to 17%. Restores power and performance. Reduces the need for costly higher...

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ASL5W-30 Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oil (ASL)

The Top Tier of AMSOIL Synthetic Motor Oil. AMSOIL Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oil delivers extraordinary lubrication in all types of automotive gasoline engines. Engineered for enthusiasts seeking maximum protection and performance. Precision-f...
XLF5W-30 Extended Life Synthetic Motor Oil (XLF)

AMSOIL XL Synthetic Motor Oil is the choice for those who want to do something extra for their vehicle. Its boosted formulation delivers extra cleaning power, outstanding wear control, excellent high and low temperature protection and exceptional fue...
OEF5W-30 OE Series Synthetic Motor Oil (OEF)

OE Synthetic Motor Oil is for mechanics and drivers seeking peace of mind protection and exceptional value in synthetic motor oil. It delivers 100 percent synthetic engine protection for advanced automotive technology, including turbochargers and dir...
AGLSEVERE GEAR 80W-90 (AGL)

A multi-functional lubricant designed to surpass the requirements of equipment and automotive applications calling for an SAE 80W-90 viscosity grade. Formulated with wax-free synthetic base oils and high-quality additives, AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® res...
SVG75W 90 Severe Gear® Extreme Pressure (SVG)

Formulated for the severe operating conditions of today’s pick-up trucks, SUVs, heavy equipment and other hard-working vehicles. AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® Synthetic Extreme Pressure (EP) Lubricants are premium grade gear oils specifically engi...
SVT75W-110 Severe Gear® Extreme Pressure (SVT)

AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® Synthetic Extreme Pressure (EP) Lubricants are engineered for high-demand applications, including trailer towing, heavy hauling, 4X4 off-road driving, commercial use and racing. Protects gears and bearings from scoring and wea...
ATFSignature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF is engineered to outperform conventional automatic transmission fluids and exceed the performance requirements of most North American, European and Asian vehicles. This sophisticated formulation pro...
OTFOE Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL OE Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid provides passenger-car/light-truck transmissions excellent wear protection, sludge resistance and extreme-temperature performance throughout original equipment manufacturer (OEM)-recommended drain inte...
BFLVDOT 3 and 4 Synthetic Brake Fluid (BFLV)

*** This item is available for US customers only *** Brake fluid acts as a hydraulic fluid, transferring power and lubricating brake system components while also preventing corrosion. It must contend with extreme heat and the inevitable moi...
ANTPCPassenger Vehicle Antifreeze (ANTPC)

Ethylene Glycol 50/50 Pre-Mix Formulation AMSOIL Passenger Car/Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant provides superior heat transfer and excellent protection against corrosion, freezing and boilover. It provides maximum protection in extreme temper...
ANTAntifreeze and Engine Coolant (ANT)

AMSOIL Antifreeze & Coolant (ANT) is a low-toxicity propylene glycol antifreeze formulated to provide benefits far beyond those found in today's conventional antifreeze and coolant products. This revolutionary formulation provides maximum antifre...
wix oil filterWIX Automotive, Light Truck & Racing Oil Filters

WIX Oil filters are made with full metal base plate for superior strength at the double seal & also feature a silicone anti-drainback valve. Glass enhanced media in WIX oil filters offers greater efficiency, capturing more 10 to 12 micron sized particles than other cellulose or synthetic blend medias.
wix air filterWIX Automotive, Light Truck & Racing Air Filters

WIX panel element air filters have a linear path through the filter for low airflow restriction & an exclusive pocket pleat for the filter media. Radial air filters are constructed of mesh screen on the inside wall diameter for element strength and media protection from backfire.
wix fuel filterWIX Automotive, Light Truck and Racing Fuel Filters

wix filterWIX Fuel Filters provide an unmatched fuel cleansing performance. They prevent pump wear, injector clogging, premature engine wear and help boost fuel efficiency. Offer quick, easy filter replacement, long life and the possibility of extended service intervals.

Maintenance Schedule as Provided by OEM Documentation

Distance:
3,000 miles (4,800 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Engine oil
Interval in Month(s):
3
Labor Units:
0.21
Parts Units:
5.2
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A substance that lubricates and cools the moving parts of the engine and reduces corrosion and the formation of rust.
Distance:
3,000 miles (4,800 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Oil filter
Interval in Month(s):
3
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A cartridge-filled canister placed in an engine's lubricating system to strain dirt and abrasive materials out of the oil.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Brake lines, hoses & connections
Interval in Month(s):
15
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Tubes and their connections that carry brake fluid between the various components in a vehicle's brake system.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Brake pads, calipers & rotors
Interval in Month(s):
15
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Brake linings, shoes, or pads are parts of a brake system bonded to an expendable friction material, that when hydraulically acted upon, create enough resistance to stop a vehicle. A brake rotor is the metal disc that rotates along with the wheels to which the fiction material can be clamped in order to stop or slow movement. Calipers refer to hydraulically activated assemblies that serve to clamp pads to a rotor in order to stop or slow movement.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Clutch and hill-holder system
Interval in Month(s):
15
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device on some vehicles with manual transmissions that automatically applies the brakes on an upward incline while the clutch pedal is depressed. Without this device, a vehicle would roll backwards until the operator either shifted gears and released the clutch or applied the brake, and make a smooth gear transition more difficult.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Drive axles
Interval in Month(s):
15
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: In a front-wheel drive vehicle or a rear-wheel drive vehicle with independent rear suspension, the short axles that connect the driven wheels with the driving force. Drive axles typically have CV (constant velocity)-joints on their ends.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Parking brake
Interval in Month(s):
15
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The mechanical brake connected by cables to either a ratcheting hand lever or foot pedal used to hold or apply a vehicle's rear and sometimes front brakes while left unattended or under conditions of hydraulic circuit failure. Sometimes referred to as the emergency brake.
Distance:
15,000 miles (24,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Steering & suspension
Interval in Month(s):
15
Labor Units:
0.15
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A vehicle's steering is the collection of components that enable the operator to direct a vehicle in a desired direction. Suspension is the assemblage of joints, links and other components between a vehicle and its wheels.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Check level
Item:
Differential fluid
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The liquid used for lubricating gears inside the differential.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Cooling system hoses & connections
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A system of rubber hoses through which coolant flows from the radiator through the engine and cooling system.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Drive belt(s)
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.03
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A belt that transfers the rotation of the engine through the crankshaft pulley to drive various devices, such as the alternator, water pump, air conditioning compressor or power steering pump.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Fuel system
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.1
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The assemblage of parts that stores and delivers fuel for the engine, including the fuel cap, fuel tank, fuel lines and hoses, fuel pump, fuel filter and fuel injectors or carburetor.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Timing belt
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A "toothed" belt that drives an overhead camshaft or camshafts (and in some vehicles a water pump).
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.02
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
3
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Coolant
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Also known as "antifreeze." A mixture of water and ethylene glycol that has both a higher boiling point and a lower freezing point than plain water.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Air filter
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A device that filters incoming air fed to the engine.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Fuel filter
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.4
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A replaceable metal or plastic canister that prevents particulate matter and most contaminants in the fuel from reaching the engine.
Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
30
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
4
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge from the distributor cap or ignition coils to the spark plugs.
Distance:
60,000 miles (96,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Wheel bearings
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The assemblies that permit smooth rotation between the wheel hub and spindle.
Distance:
60,000 miles (96,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
60
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
4
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge from the distributor cap or ignition coils to the spark plugs.
Distance:
105,000 miles (168,000 km)
Action:
Inspect
Item:
Valve clearance
Interval in Month(s):
105
Labor Units:
0.05
Parts Units:
0
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The maximum amount of space between a rocker arm or cam and the part it contacts to actuate a valve.
Distance:
105,000 miles (168,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Drive belt(s)
Interval in Month(s):
105
Labor Units:
1.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A belt that transfers the rotation of the engine through the crankshaft pulley to drive various devices, such as the alternator, water pump, air conditioning compressor or power steering pump.
Distance:
105,000 miles (168,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Timing belt
Interval in Month(s):
105
Labor Units:
3.5
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: A "toothed" belt that drives an overhead camshaft or camshafts (and in some vehicles a water pump).

Service Bulletin as Provided by OEM & NHTSA

Bulletin Date:
1997-06-01
Bulletin Number:
97061301146
NHTSA Item Number:
53025

Component Description: Equipment:other:owners/service/other manual.

Service Bulletin Summary: Various information on procedures and theft prevention standards. ( nhtsa item number - 53025 ).

Bulletin Date:
1997-08-01
Bulletin Number:
08-06-97
NHTSA Item Number:
604956

Component Description: Electrical system:wiring.

Service Bulletin Summary: Location of the transit connector. ( nhtsa item number - 604956 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-02-01
Bulletin Number:
184498
NHTSA Item Number:
600708

Component Description: Equipment:other:owners/service/other manual.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject on service manual correction. ( nhtsa item number - 600708 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-03-01
Bulletin Number:
010398
NHTSA Item Number:
602135

Component Description: Other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on accessory installation manual. ( nhtsa item number - 602135 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-08-01
Bulletin Number:
010898
NHTSA Item Number:
605778

Component Description: Power train:driveline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information on installing rear differential protector. ( nhtsa item number - 605778 ).

Bulletin Date:
1998-08-01
Bulletin Number:
010898
NHTSA Item Number:
605779

Component Description: Air bags.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information regarding the availability of retrofit air bag ( nhtsa item number - 605779 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-01-01
Bulletin Number:
115398
NHTSA Item Number:
604484

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: Customer may complain of a slight engine hesitation on vehicles with manual transmissions 2. 5l and 2. 2l engines. Tt ( nhtsa item number - 604484 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-04-01
Bulletin Number:
040599
NHTSA Item Number:
606645

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:antilock.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding brake master cylinder safety recall campaign on some vehicles with abs. ( nhtsa item number - 606645 ).

Bulletin Date:
1999-07-01
Bulletin Number:
034899
NHTSA Item Number:
608198

Component Description: Power train:manual transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Vehicles equipped with manual transmissions may exhibit first gear popping out while driving. ( nhtsa item number - 608198 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-01-01
Bulletin Number:
17
NHTSA Item Number:
631078

Component Description: Power train:manual transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Subject regarding shifter rattle. ( nhtsa item number - 631078 ).

Bulletin Date:
2002-12-01
Bulletin Number:
035002
NHTSA Item Number:
10000642

Component Description: Suspension:front:wheel bearing.

Service Bulletin Summary: New procedure for replacing rear wheel bearings. ( nhtsa item number - 10000642 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-01-01
Bulletin Number:
010103
NHTSA Item Number:
10001929

Component Description: Electrical system:ignition.

Service Bulletin Summary: Soa replacement ignition wire set. ( nhtsa item number - 10001929 ).

Bulletin Date:
2003-05-01
Bulletin Number:
035203
NHTSA Item Number:
10001726

Component Description: Power train:clutch assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Clutch pedal sticking. ( nhtsa item number - 10001726 ).

Bulletin Date:
2004-12-01
Bulletin Number:
063103
NHTSA Item Number:
10002989

Component Description: Service brakes, hydraulic:antilock:control unit/module.

Service Bulletin Summary: Replacement of the electronic control unit (ecu) for anti-lock brake system (abs) repair. ( nhtsa item number - 10002989 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-02-01
Bulletin Number:
128505
NHTSA Item Number:
10015186

Component Description: Structure:body:tailgate.

Service Bulletin Summary: This bulletin provides information to properly diagnosis the rear gate stays and also avoids unnecessary replacement of non-failed stays. ( nhtsa item number - 10015186 ).

Bulletin Date:
2005-04-01
Bulletin Number:
170601
NHTSA Item Number:
626926

Component Description: Seat belts:front:buckle assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Information regarding seat belt latch slides to the lower seat belt anchor. ( nhtsa item number - 626926 ).

Bulletin Date:
2006-02-01
Bulletin Number:
02
NHTSA Item Number:
10019343

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline:belts and associated pulleys.

Service Bulletin Summary: Rubbing mark on timing belt. Subaru. ( nhtsa item number - 10019343 ).

Bulletin Date:
2011-02-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-05-50-10R
NHTSA Item Number:
10037968

Component Description: Tires.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ready ( nhtsa item number - 10037968 ).


Recall Data Provided by NHTSA

#
1
Make(s):
SUBARU
Model(s):
FORESTER, LEGACY
Year(s):
1998, 1999
Manufacturer:
SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC.
NHTSA ID:
99V040000
Recall Date:
n/a
Units Affected:
221,987

Affected Component: Service brakes, hydraulic:foundation components:master cylinder.

Summary: Vehicle description: passenger and sport utility vehicles equipped with anti-lock braking system (abs). (the 1999 2. 2 liter legacy vehicles are excluded). In extremely cold weather, the brake pedal goes to the floor and the vehicle stopping distance is increased. .

Conequence: This condition causes the vehicle stopping distance to be increased, possibly resulting in a crash. .

Remedy: Dealers will replace the brake master cylinder. .

Notes: Owner notification began june 7, 1999. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact subaru at subaru at 1-800-782-2783. Also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236). .

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