2008 Subaru Outback Question

Asked by Aug 29, 2014 at 09:08 PM about the 2008 Subaru Outback Basic

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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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Get the codes read A S A S P

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The cruise control always blinks disables with the check engine light. If you have over 100K miles on it, it's possible that the CAT converter needs to be replaced. There was a software update done to 08 and 09 models that had to do with how it used the fuel and included extending the warranty on CAT converters due to this problem. Check with your Subaru dealer about this.

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plug in to a diagnosis machine and get the codes, these could help in identification of the immediate problem, get the codes and contact us on +254720264298 for further help..

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