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1999 Subaru Forester 4dr Manual NA Pkg AWD

SAFETY FEATURES
 
  • Front seat height-adjustable head restraints
  • Driver seat height, tilt & lumbar adjusters
  • Driver & front passenger air bags
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Side-impact door beams
 
Crash Test Results for the 1999 Subaru Models:
Car Frontal Star Rating Side Star Rating Rollover
Resistance
Rating
Driver Pass. Front Seat Rear Seat
1999 Subaru Forester 44Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not Tested
1999 Subaru Legacy 443Not TestedNot
Tested
 
Service Bulletins for 1999 Subaru Legacy 4dr Manual NA Pkg AWD
1999 SUBARU FORESTER:

Bulletin Number: 010302
CUSTOMER COMPLAINTS OF A GROWLING NOISE FROM THE ENGINE AREA. *TT

Bulletin Number: 010898
INFORMATION ON INSTALLING REAR DIFFERENTIAL PROTECTOR . *TT

Bulletin Number: 02
RUBBING MARK ON TIMING BELT. SUBARU. *TT

Bulletin Number: 029605
2.5L REMANUFACTURED SOHC SHORT BLOCK RELEASE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 035002
NEW PROCEDURE FOR REPLACING REAR WHEEL BEARINGS. *TT

Bulletin Number: 035203
CLUTCH PEDAL STICKING. *TT

Bulletin Number: 03-68-12R
THIS BULLETIN REVIEWS A CHANGE TO THE PART NUMBERS USED FOR THE TRANSFER DRIVEN GEAR BEARINGS. THESE REVISED BEARINGS ARE TO BE USED TO ENHANCE DURABILITY.

Bulletin Number: 03-70-12
REPAIR PROCEDURE FOR HIGH-PITCHED SOUND FROM EXTENSION HOUSING AREA USING LATEST GENERATION PRODUCTION PARTS

Bulletin Number: 03-70-12R
REPAIR PROCEDURE FOR HIGH-PITCHED SOUND FROM EXTENSION HOUSING AREA USING LATEST GENERATION PRODUCTION PARTS - THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES PRODUCTION CHANGE, REPAIR PROCEDURE AND PARTS INFORMATION TO ADDRESS A CUSTOMER CONCERN OF A HIGH-PITCHED

Bulletin Number: 040599
SUBJECT REGARDING BRAKE MASTER CYLINDER SAFETY RECALL CAMPAIGN ON SOME VEHICLES WITH ABS. *TT

Bulletin Number: 063103
REPLACEMENT OF THE ELECTRONIC CONTROL UNIT (ECU) FOR ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) REPAIR. *TT UPDATE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 06-68-19R
This Service Information bulletin announces instruction for application of additional lubrication between the brake caliper support and pad clips. This will prevent the pad from dragging due to corrosion buildup which may result in uneven o

Bulletin Number: 115900
SUBJECT REGARDING AIR INTAKE CHAMBER BOX BREAKAGE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 116702
SUBJECT REGADING AIR FLOW METER SENSING UNIT AVAILABILITY. *TT

Bulletin Number: 127803
FLOOR MAT HOOK REPAIR. *TT

Bulletin Number: 128505
THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION TO PROPERLY DIAGNOSIS THE REAR GATE STAYS AND ALSO AVOIDS UNNECESSARY REPLACEMENT OF NON-FAILED STAYS. *TT

Bulletin Number: 14-22-16R
To help reduce confusion and increase technician efficiency, Subaru of America, Inc. (SOA) has developed the following cross reference list to help locate the appropriate Special Service Tool.

Bulletin Number: 166599
SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMMENT ABOUT THE A/T TEMPERATURE LIGHT FLASHING AND CODE 38 FOUND IN THE TCM. *TT

Bulletin Number: 166599R
CUSTOMER COMPLAINT THAT THE A/T TEMPERATURE LIGHT FLASHING AND CODE 38 FOUND IN THE TCM. *TT

Bulletin Number: 166602
TRANSMISSION CONTROL UNIT (TCU) CODE 45 AND ALL-WHEEL DRIVE HARSH ENGAGEMENT. *TT

Bulletin Number: 17
SUBJECT REGARDING POPPING OUT OF FIFTH GEAR CONDITION. *JG

Bulletin Number: 170601
INFORMATION REGARDING SEAT BELT LATCH SLIDES TO THE LOWER SEAT BELT ANCHOR. *YH UPDATED *EH

Bulletin Number: 185499
SUBJECT REGARDING 1999 FORESTER SERVICE MANUAL. *TT

Bulletin Number: 2000
THIS BULLETIN MENTIONS IF YOU HAVE A 1999MY OR LATER VEHICLES WITH THE NEW (SECOND GENERATION) 4EAT AND ARE DIAGNOSING A CODE FOR A DUTY SOLENOID, CHECK THE TRANSMISSION OIL PAN FOR ANY DENTS. *TT

Bulletin Number: 99
ENGINE COOLING SYSTEM CONDITIONER.*MR

Bulletin Number: SB-05-50-10R
SUBARU: THERE IS A STEERING WHEEL VIBRATION AT HIGHWAY SPEEDS DUE TO AN IMPORPER WHEEL BALANCE. *RM

Bulletin Number: Subaru Tech Tips
Subaru Service and Technical Support Line Newletter.

Bulletin Number: WWG90
SUBJECT REGARDING AIR FLOW METER SENSOR. *JG

 
Recalls for 1999 Subaru Legacy 4dr Manual NA Pkg AWD
1999 SUBARU FORESTER
NHTSA Campaign ID: 99V040000
Component: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:MASTER CYLINDER
Manufacturer: SUBARU OF AMERICA, INC.
Manufacture Dates: 04/11/1997 - 03/10/1999
Potential Units Affected: 221987
Defect Description:
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.
Consequence:
THIS CONDITION CAUSES THE VEHICLE STOPPING DISTANCE TO BE INCREASED, POSSIBLY RESULTING IN A CRASH.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE BRAKE MASTER CYLINDER.
 
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