how do i engage AWD?

Asked by Dec 14, 2013 at 09:36 PM about the Subaru Outback

Question type: General

not familiar with Subaru. is AWD full time or do I have to engage it myself?

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Yes, Subarus are all wheel drive at all times. You are never in two-wheel drive.

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And some older models have VDC vehicle dynamic control which is essentially similar to traction control. This is extremely helpful specially on snow, it gives you better control, but it does not give you license to drive erratically.

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Here's some more information on this subject. By the way, no other car manufacturer knows more about all wheel drive than Subaru. They've been perfecting this technology since 1972. http://www.cnet.com/news/not-every-subaru-all-wheel-drive-system-is- created-equal/

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