Subaru—08MY & 09MY Impreza—Vehicles fitted with a genuine Subaru accessory towbar

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Product description

Impreza Sedan. Model Year 2009. Chassis number from 002001 to 006088. Subaru genuine towbar part number L101AFG100. Impreza Hatch. Model Year 2008 & 2009. Chassis number from 002001 to 028403. Subaru genuine towbar part number L101SFG000. The vehicles were sold up to 28 February 2009.

What are the defects?

Some genuine towbars fitted to 08MY & 09MY Subaru Impreza vehicles may have been produced with inadequate welding on the tow ball mount (TBM - commonly known as the towing tongue or goose-neck).

What are the hazards?


What should consumers do?

Subaru (Aust) Pty Limited will write to owners of all affected vehicles.


Subaru (Aust) Pty Limited

Where the product was sold


Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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