Engine And Engine Cooling Problems of Subaru Outback

Subaru Outback owners have reported 584 engine and engine cooling related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 34 most common engine and engine cooling problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling (130 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's car stall (67 problems). For details of each of the problem category, use the links in the table.

  Recently reported Engine And Engine Cooling problems of Subaru Outback

The Engine And Engine Cooling problem

While driving, the vehicle started to lose power and engine warning lights illuminated. The vehicle was parked and upon inspection of the engine the engine had caught fire. The fire grew and the car was demolished as a result of an engine fire.   Read details...

The Car Stall problem

I was driving home tonight and the car stalled everything quit working, the car jumped a few times and turned back on. I lost brakes and no steering coming down a 8 % grade. I turned the car back on and it kept doing it. I was out of cell service range so I could not call for help. It was scary.   Read details...

The Check Engine Light On problem

Traveling at highway speeds (~75 mph) during the morning rush hour on the highway, experienced sudden loss of throttle control and resulting deceleration. The check engine light glowed steady and the cruise light was flashing.   Read details...

The Engine Cooling System problem

The contact owns a 2004 Subaru Outback. The contact stated that while driving at various speeds, the vehicle would overheat and stall. The vehicle was towed to an independent mechanic on three different occasions.   Read details...

The Engine Head Gasket Failure problem

From 2010 - 2014, Subaru removed engine temp. Guage from dash so there is no way to monitor high normal temps of engine. At only 93,770 miles, my 2010 Outback 2. 5l dash coolant light flickered on a slight downhill.   Read details...

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