Subaru—Certain 2007MY & 2008MY turbo Liberty, 2008MY Impreza WRX (except STI) and 2009MY turbo Forester models

PRA number

2008/10430

Published date

Product description

2007MY - 2008MY Liberty GT, Liberty GT Spec. B and Liberty GT Spec. B tuned by STI. 2008MY Impreza WRX (Not including STI models). 2009MY Forester XT (early models only).

What are the defects?

The vehicles may have been produced with the turbo charger oil supply pipe deformed due to misalignment during the assembly process. If the pipe is deformed, vibration experienced during normal driving could result in a crack developing in the pipe over time, causing an engine oil leak.

What are the hazards?

Malfunction

What should consumers do?

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

Supplier

Subaru (Aust) Limited

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

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

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