Subaru (Aust) Ltd — Subaru MY 13-14 Forester Diesel

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached VIN list

What are the defects?

In affected vehicles the wiring loom may touch the clutch pipe. In a worst case scenario the clutch pipe may rub through the wiring loom insulation creating a short circuit that may cause the engine to stall and not restart.

What are the hazards?

Inability to restart a stalled engine could cause an accident risk to the driver and/or other road users.

What should consumers do?

Known owners will be contacted by mail and asked to present their vehicle to their preferred Subaru Retailer for inspection and/or rectification at no charge.

Further information can be obtained from the Subaru Customer Relations Team by telephoning 1300 550 994 (Mon-Fri 8am to 8pm AEST; Sat 8.30am to 5pm AEST), emailing or visiting

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Subaru Dealers

Where the product was sold

Responsible regulator

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

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities
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