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Subaru Legacy (2010 – 2014)

Published on 26 April 2020

The capacitors in the control unit of the electronic parking brake (EPB) may have insufficient strength. They could fail while the vehicle is in use, causing the EPB to malfunction, leading to an unexpected trigger or release of the brakes and increasing the risk of accident.

The Subaru Legacy models affected by this recall were manufactured between 2010 – 2014.

Subaru recall code: SRT240

Source: Rapex Alert 17/2020 A12/00592/20

Is my car affected?

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Type of alertSerious
MakeSubaru
ModelLegacy
Production period2010 - 2014
RiskAccident
Type/number of model e1*2007/46*0079***, e1*2007/46*0079***, e1*2007/46*0079***, e1*2007/46*0079*, e1*2007/46*0079*
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.

How to contact your dealer

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

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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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