Car not accelerating.

Asked by Jul 09, 2017 at 09:18 PM about the 2013 Subaru Legacy 2.5i Sport

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

After giving standard oil change to my
2013 Subaru Legacy, I turned the car on to
cycle the new oil through as usual with my
routine. I instantly seen the AT oil temp,
brake, and check engine light up as well as
the cruise control flashing.  It's starts
making a wierd noise and when it warms
up then it goes down. I decided to take it
for a test drive and during there was a lot
of shaking of the engine between gears(
which has never happen) and the noise got
louder. I brought it back home right away.
Next day I emptied the oil thinking it was to
much or too little with another batch and
still the same results. Today I turned it on
to check it again for the noise and it wasn't
really there. So I tried to test drive it and it
wouldn't even accelerate that much after
going 1 block. I brought it back home right
away and I'm thinking of having it towed
tomorrow to my mechanic. Does anybody
have any explanation or resolution to this?

No answers yet

Your Answer

Subaru Legacy Experts

  • #1
  • #2
    Nick Eidemiller
  • #3
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Subaru Impreza
202 Great Deals out of 18,295 listings starting at $1,500
Used Subaru Outback
383 Great Deals out of 36,766 listings starting at $1,395
Used Subaru Forester
376 Great Deals out of 33,405 listings starting at $995
Used Honda Accord
1,000 Great Deals out of 62,552 listings starting at $999
Used Subaru Impreza WRX
61 Great Deals out of 1,293 listings starting at $3,365
Used Toyota Camry
1,072 Great Deals out of 72,796 listings starting at $1,000
Used Honda Civic
830 Great Deals out of 78,168 listings starting at $900
Used Subaru Impreza WRX STi
37 Great Deals out of 657 listings starting at $9,998
Used Ford Fusion
1,096 Great Deals out of 76,417 listings starting at $1,299
Used Audi A4
304 Great Deals out of 10,684 listings starting at $1,500
Used Nissan Altima
1,126 Great Deals out of 74,485 listings starting at $999
Used BMW 3 Series
1,037 Great Deals out of 31,467 listings starting at $1,000
Used Mazda MAZDA6
188 Great Deals out of 13,413 listings starting at $1,395

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Subaru Legacy 2.5i Sport For Sale
391 listings starting at $23,705
2017 Subaru Legacy 2.5i Sport For Sale
690 listings starting at $19,245
2014 Subaru Legacy 2.5i Sport For Sale
67 listings starting at $13,495

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.