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  NHTSA Recall 16V738000

NHTSA Campaign Id 16V738000; Date: Oct. 13, 2016

If the air injection pump overheats, it may melt and increase the risk of a fire.

icon1 Recalled Vehicles:

2009 Subaru Forester 2010 Subaru Forester 2011 Subaru Forester 2012 Subaru Forester 2013 Subaru Forester 2008 Subaru Impreza 2009 Subaru Impreza 2010 Subaru Impreza 2011 Subaru Impreza 2012 Subaru Impreza 2013 Subaru Impreza 2014 Subaru Impreza 2007 Subaru Legacy 2008 Subaru Legacy 2009 Subaru Legacy 2007 Subaru Outback 2008 Subaru Outback 2009 Subaru Outback

Component: Electrical System

Manufactured by: Subaru Of America, Inc.

Affected Units:: 100,127

icon3 Recall Summary:

Subaru of America, inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain model year 2007-2009 model year legacy and outback vehicles, 2008-2014 impreza vehicles and 2009-2013 forester vehicles, all equipped with turbo-charged engines. The relay that controls the secondary air injection pump may fail, causing the pump to continuously operate and overheat.

icon2 How to Fix:

Subaru will notify owners, and dealers will replace the secondary air injection pump relay, free of charge. The recall began December 2016. Owners may contact Subaru customer service at 1-800-782-2783. Subaru's number for this recall is wtm-73.

icon4 Recall Notes:

Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to

Date Owners notified by Manufacturer: Dec 16, 2016

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