Subaru (Aust) Pty Limited—(MY) 2015 Impreza and XV Vehicles
What are the defects?
The starter motor pinion gear may be damaged due to an unusual start-up procedure.
What are the hazards?
The damage may lead to pinion gear failure, which may cause the engine not to start (or re-start when in Automatic Stop Start mode) and may pose a potential hazard to the driver and other road users.
What should consumers do?
Known owners will be contacted by mail as soon as parts become available to present their vehicle to their preferred Subaru Retailer for the recall work at no charge.
Authorised Subaru Dealers nationwide
Department of Infrastructure & Regional Development is the responsible regulator for this recall.