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  1. Model Year 2018 and Newer Will a 1" lift be enough to avoid rubbing?

    Wheels and Tires
    I recently got a 2020 Limited and i was planning on switching them with the good ol' bread and butter 215 K02s, BUT I love the look of 235's on them and I know with the current height it will immensely rub. Is 1" enough for it to clear with minimal rub? I was thinking of switching out the...
  2. Model Year 2012 to 2017 2014 Crosstrek Common problems - Warranty claims

    General Discussion Forum
    I have a 2014 Crosstrek limited with the factory extended warranty to 7 years 100k miles. The car has 95k miles on it and I am curious on what I should be looking at/ listening for before the warranty expires. I have recently had a bunch of warranty items replaced: -New Transmission (was told...
  3. Model Year 2018 and Newer aftermarket wheels and warranty

    Wheels and Tires
    Hey all, Im from South Australia and was looking at getting me some 16" aftermarket wheels (not methods or motegi's) and some a/t tires to go with them. Just wondering if there will be an issue with warranty or anything like that by going a smaller diameter wheel than the factory 18"? Has...
  4. Applies to All Model Years I Need Some Insight Regarding Warranty and MY 2015 Alignment Debacle

    Dealer Service Problems, Maintenance, Warranty, TS
    I read somewhere in this forum that one should get an alignment after having new tires installed. I did just that within a day of purchasing 4 beautiful Michelin Premier A/S tires for my 2015 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid Touring. My vehicle is still under warranty. Background: This vehicle has...
  5. Model Year 2012 to 2017 2014 Crosstrek CVT

    Engine and Drivetrain
    Greetings. I'm new to this forum, and cannot find a word about the CVT problem, so I'm posting a new thread. Sorry. I Googled my 2014 Crosstrek XV before I bought it, and it got great reviews, but I JUST got the letter about the CVT problem. I'm 70 years old and I'm working 2 jobs to pay for...
  6. Model Year 2012 to 2017 '16 CVT Failure at 35k miles

    Dealer Service Problems, Maintenance, Warranty, TS
    2016 Subaru Crosstrek with 35,000 miles experienced a CVT failure on the freeway. I heard a loud pop suddenly lost power. All of the cluster warning lights turned on. Tried turing off the car and turning it back on. It wouldn't go into gear. Smelled a burning smell and the only light on now was...
  7. How much is "Certified Pre-Owned" worth?

    General Discussion Forum
    I'm in the market for a manual Crosstrek Premium and I'm a little surprised by how expensive the used ones I've found are. Right now, among other options, I have a dealer that has a 2016 Black Crosstrek Premium with 2,000 miles. It has aero bars and side molding and is pretty much perfect...
  8. Buying an Extended Warranty from dealer out of state

    Dealer Service Problems, Maintenance, Warranty, TS
    Brand new Subaru Crosstrek owner here, just purchased yesterday! Purchased the extended warranty at the recommendation of our mechanic. I was honestly not expecting to do it, so did zero research on pricing, etc before signing at the dealership. After doing some searching of old threads on...
  9. Crosstrek Extended Warranty

    Dealer Service Problems, Maintenance, Warranty, TS
    Hi there, I have a 2015 Crosstrek premium with EyeSight. I've had my car a little over a year now and am almost out of the 3 year/36,000mi warranty. I commute close to 100 miles a day for work, and typically 100-300 miles on the weekends. I know Subaru's don't typically have problems, but since...
  10. Clutch and oil issue at 32k miles

    Dealer Service Problems, Maintenance, Warranty, TS
    Hi There, Recently I have been having problems with my 2014 5MT Crosstrek. A couple weeks ago the oil light came on and I found out it was almost a quart low. I have never had an issue with oil levels before. Emergency top off on the road followed by a full oil change and I hoped the problem...
  11. Warranty Boost for Oil-Burning Cars

    Dealer Service Problems, Maintenance, Warranty, TS
    I am planning to buy a used 2013 XV Crosstrek tomorrow. A friend sent this to me today: Subaru Owners Win Compensation And Warranty Boost For Oil-Burning Cars I'm wondering if this is good news for me as I could have this repaired (if I experience the issue) for free and enjoy the extended...
  12. Aftermarket subwoofer 2015 XV Crosstrek warranty questions (Canada)

    Dealer Service Problems, Maintenance, Warranty, TS
    Hello everyone! I have a couple questions regarding installing a custom aftermarket subwoofer setup: 1. Will having this done professionally (eg. by Best Buy or the like) void any sort of warranty on the car? And 2. If I was to do this myself (following all electrical codes of course), do any...
  13. Crosstrek w/8k miles; Oil Consumption Concerns

    Dealer Service Problems, Maintenance, Warranty, TS
    I just purchased a 2013 Subaru Crosstrek. A day after having the car I noticed two arbitration forms in the glove compartment which led me to look online to see what some of the common issues with this car which may require someone to have to take it to arbitration (lemon law). Oil consumption...
  14. Heuberger Motors Quote Request Thread

    Heuberger Motors
    Update 8/17/17 Hi Everyone, This is Kenzie Leeper at Heuberger Motors. I will be taking over as your new Forum Sales Specialist here on SubaruXVforum.com. We have had tremendous growth in our forum sales and it has become more than one person can keep up with so I will be your new go-to...
  15. Broken Front Axle--Warranty Denied--Fixed myself--Pictures.

    Dealer Service Problems, Maintenance, Warranty, TS
    Ok so here is the story... I had disabled the VDC/Traction control, see http://www.subaruxvforum.com/forum/subaru-xv-off-road/2349-rally-crossing-te-xv-throttle-control-question.html I was having some fun driving around on some nice smooth wet grass. The wheel was turned full lock to the right...
  16. Adio/Nav Head Unit Shuts Down

    Dealer Service Problems, Maintenance, Warranty, TS
    Hey Guys, The only issues I've had with my MY13 XVi-S is that the head unit sometimes freezes for a few minutes with a blank screen and no sound, and sometimes completely shuts down and resets to factory default. I have had it looked at by Subaru Toowong, who did nothing more than a 'full...
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