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Subaru Impreza (2017 – 2018)

Published on 28 April 2020

Problem description:

The positive crankcase ventilation (PCV) valves may have been improperly manufactured.

Consequently, they could break, allowing oil to enter the combustion chamber, leading to a loss of engine power and increasing the risk of accident.

The Subaru Impreza models affected by this recall were manufactured between 1. 1. 2017 – 6. 8. 2018.

Subaru recall code: SRT282

Source: Rapex Alert 17/2020 A12/00594/20




Type of alertSerious
MakeSubaru
ModelImpreza
Production period1. 1. 2017 - 6. 8. 2018
RiskAccident
Type/number of modele1*2007/46*0597* e13*2007/46*1648* e13*2007/46*1648* e13*2007/46*1648*
Country of originJapan
Alert submitted byBelgium
Products were found and measures were taken also insee the source
Measures taken by economic operatorsRecall of the product from end users
Published by Rapex2020-04-24 00:00:00

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

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.

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