Cooling issues

Asked by Mar 18, 2016 at 05:25 PM about the 1999 Subaru Legacy 4 Dr Outback AWD Wagon

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I got my 99 legacy outback limited stuck in some
deep mud last night and it had to be pulled out.
Now the engine bay fans won't start consistently
and a hose connected to the engine is hissing
when i stop.

3 Answers

3,500

Bravo. Spray clean everything and then check to see which harnesses got yanked accidentally when tugging. You DO want those fans working....

So powerwash or some cleaner?

3,500

Yes...just give it a bath and dry it so you can check everything.

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