Smoking engine?

Asked by Nov 24, 2016 at 11:49 PM about the 1998 Subaru Legacy 4 Dr Outback AWD Wagon

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 1998 Subaru Legacy Outback I
was driving on the highway and we heard a
like clicking noise and then noticed all the
display lights were on and the front was
smoking out. The fan is also not coming on
and the car will not totally start but has
hope??

2 Answers

263,945

Sounds like the serpentine belt broke, open the hood to inspect.

6,140

I'm betting on the cambelt.

Your Answer

Subaru Legacy Experts

  • #1
    Anthony_60
    Reputation
    1,270
  • #2
    Nick Eidemiller
    Reputation
    740
  • #3
    dandyoun
    Reputation
    730
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Subaru Impreza
210 Great Deals out of 22,596 listings starting at $1,505
Used Subaru Forester
399 Great Deals out of 38,689 listings starting at $1,000
Used Honda Accord
1,107 Great Deals out of 73,060 listings starting at $1,100
Used Toyota Camry
1,115 Great Deals out of 86,568 listings starting at $800
Used Honda Civic
794 Great Deals out of 60,726 listings starting at $950
Used Nissan Altima
1,321 Great Deals out of 77,536 listings starting at $1,695
Used Audi A4
337 Great Deals out of 12,506 listings starting at $1,899
Used BMW 3 Series
1,133 Great Deals out of 32,641 listings starting at $1,200
Used Toyota RAV4
839 Great Deals out of 52,186 listings starting at $1,600

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Subaru Legacy For Sale
8,420 listings starting at $19,672
2017 Subaru Legacy For Sale
27 Great Deals out of 1,495 listings starting at $15,000
2016 Subaru Legacy For Sale
22 Great Deals out of 643 listings starting at $11,495
2015 Subaru Legacy For Sale
77 Great Deals out of 1,536 listings starting at $10,950
2014 Subaru Legacy For Sale
23 Great Deals out of 572 listings starting at $6,999

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.