awd was towed now no power to the front wheels

Asked by Dec 10, 2013 at 12:41 PM about the Subaru Outback

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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18,485

AWD must be towed on a flatbed unless you can disconnect the fr. to r. connection by trans shifter, the vicious compound transfer coupling will be strained big time

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Right and if it wasn't your looking at fighting with the towing company's insurance company to pay for the damage.

5,695

To give you your answer on what broke basically your center differential is toast.

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