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2008 Subaru Outback Question

solid yellow check engine light with flashing green cruise control light.. what does this mean, any ideas?? as well can I drive the car or does it need immediate service?

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Cruise Control

What should I do if my car engine feels like it going to come through the dash when it is on cruise control and kicks down.

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Pocket Box Door

I just bought a 2008 2.5 Manual Outback. So far so good. Runs well. My issue is cosmetic but it is annoying me. The little door on the pocket box under the climate controls can't be shut. I can't figu...


Window On Drivers Door Messed Up. How Do I Access The Mechanism

window won't go all the way up or down and when i hold button it sounds like a cog slipping.

5 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 weeks ago)

Headlights Not Working

head lights don't work at all, no running lights, no headlights, no high beams, all other lights are OK

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Fuel Pressure Question For 2000 Outback 2.5l

2000 outback 2.5L. Fuel pressure at 37psi at idle with vacuum connected. Book calls for 30-34.Could higher fuel pressure be causing a lot of intermittent hesitation during acceleration?

25 views with 3 answers (last answer 3 weeks ago)

Engine Swap- 2002 Impreza Into 2001 Outback?

I have a 2001 outback, 2.5, manual, 188K, the engine went out. I found a good deal on a 2002 Impreza 2.5 DOHC, it has the turbo heads and manifold, but no turbo. The guy I bought it from said they a...

26 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)

2000 Legacy Outback No Spark?

I was driving about 60mph and all the sudden my 2000 legacy outback died. As I coasted down the hill it felt like it tried to compression start a couple of times (it's an automatic). I shifted it ...

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2000 Subaru Outback Timing Chain (or Belt?)

I Have a 2000 subaru outback I bought with 98k miles. It's now at 114k, and I was under the impression that it's critical to change the timing chain/water pump before 120k miles. Is this a timing be...

68 views with 2 answers (last answer about a month ago)

01 Outback Legacy H6 Randomly Turning Off In Traffic On Hot Days With Ac On...

I had the cam sensor replaced last summer, battery, ac filter, and fuel filter replaced. I live in Phoenix where temps are around 110.


My 2001 Subaru Outback Legacy Sedan Won't Engage In Forward Gears.

Backed car up into it's driveway space. Put it in gear, heard and felt it go into what should have been gear, but then there seemed to be no forward gears. Reverse does seem to be in tact.

89 views with 2 answers (last answer 3 months ago)

Changed The Spark Plugs On A 2004 Subaru Outback 6 Cylinder Now Check Engi...

we just bought the car for my daughter and changed the oil and spark plugs which were insane to changed took hours , now the check engine light is on

47 views with 3 answers (last answer 2 months ago)

All Of A Sudden I Cannot Put Fuel In My '06 Outback.

We went on a 200 mile trip and fueled up on the way out of town. The next day I went to put fuel in again and it just spilled out of the top, could not get any in the tank. Went home, put a piece of...

49 views with 2 answers (last answer 3 months ago)

2001 Outback With Occasional Loud Metallic Bang Under Rear

This sounds like something striking the car. Always the same sound, doesn't matter speed- not in turning- Have heard maybe 8-10 times over month . Dealer examined could not find anything wrong, dro...

40 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 months ago)

Why Does 2002 Outback Make Jet Engine Or Roaring Noise Over When Pressing G...

2002 Outback, 155000 miles, runs great except for load roaring noise when pressing gas pedal, usually starts when going over 35 mph. Sounds like coming from engine, but have been told might be wheel ...

48 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 months ago)

Where Is The Fuse For Keyless Entry In A 2000 Outback?

Manual says it is behind the coin tray, but there is no coin tray.

16 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 months ago)
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