Illustrative photo | source Subaru
Published on 31. 05. 2019
The brake light switch may be defective. This can cause the brake lights to fail, increasing the risk of an accident.
The Subaru Forester models affected by this recall were manufactured between April 2007 and March 2017.
Subaru recall code: SRT270 (201907 recall code for Germany)
Source: Rapex Alert 22/2019 A12/0822/19
What the owner should do?
If you read about a recall that you think may affect your car, you should make immediate contact with a Subaru dealer or workshop that’s been officially authorised to perform repairs on behalf of the manufacturer and ask for the details.
If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.
Check the vehicle's history
This notification is purely informative for the vehicle type you have selected. As these deficiencies often relate to specific components (engine type, bodywork, equipment), the recall may not apply to all vehicles of this type. First published in the Weekly overview reports of RAPEX
UK car-owners can easily make a pre-check by visiting DVLA website and entering the car registration number; it will also reveal the car’s current MOT status.