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  1. I tried to use my Crosstrek today after it has been sitting for about four days. Battery was completely dead, had to use the physical key from the fob to get into the car and nothing would operate. No lights, display etc. I tried to boost it with my other car and the first thing it did was set...
  2. Hello all. The wife and I are thinking of purchasing our first Subaru. The question I have is that we are fulltime Uber drivers. How do you guys/gals feel about the durability of the Subarus, their AWD systems, and their engines? I have always loved the thought of having one but am concerned...
  3. Dealer Service Problems, Maintenance, Warranty, TS
    Here's the press release: https://media.subaru.com/pressrelease/1734/117/subaru-announces-two-new-recalls April 15, 2021 , Camden, N.J. - SUBARU ANNOUNCES TWO NEW RECALLS Recalls will be free of charge to customers No accidents or injuries have been reported related to the recalls Subaru...
  4. I have a 2013 Crosstrek with 159k on it. It is a commuter car for around NYC. The other day while driving the car coughed and the engine light came on, AT oil temp light flashed, hill assistance light, slippery surface light, ABS light, and the cruise control went flashing and stopped working...
  5. Dealer Service Problems, Maintenance, Warranty, TS
    Has this been discussed? I got a letter that says they have extended the warranty to 10 years/ unlimited mileage on the electronic steering, since in salty conditions it could crack after an impact.
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