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18151

Re: Legacy GT

I replaced the cam shaft position sensor, and all is well.   Until the next failure.....  Glen From: "Glen Farney glen.farney@... [Subaru-Tech]"
Glen Farney
Jan 23
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18150

Re: Legacy GT

Here's what I know now.... the car will run ok for a period, then buck intermittently. As far as I can tell, when it's bucking, it's not running at all, then
Glen Farney
Jan 21
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18149

Legacy GT

One more thing. I would make sure your charging system is functioning correctly. The car will do strange things when it isn't getting the proper voltage. Since
Shane
Jan 21
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18148

Re: legacy GT

OK, with turbocharged vehicles one of the main areas of concern is the cylinders becoming so hot the air/fuel mixture ignites before TDC in the cylinder.
Shane
Jan 21
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18147

Re: legacy GT

Mileage now is 165k. Not sure how to test the cam sensor, I have a couple of scan tools, but the car was running just fine when I drove it. This morning it
Glen Farney
Jan 19
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18146

Re: legacy GT

It sounds like the engine was running too lean, which caused high EGTs and led to cylinder detonation. The bucking and power loss was the ECU pulling the
S
Jan 19
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18145

Re: Strange behavior - 05 LGT

We have been seeing a few ground problems on these in the past few weeks. I'd check all grounds first.
laramee_mark
Jan 19
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18144

Re: Strange behavior - 05 LGT

How many miles? First thing is first, just look at the car. Inspect the electrical plugs and connections. Look for a root cause, not a common cause. I think
Nipper Dawg
Jan 18
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18143

Strange behavior - 05 LGT

Ok, on my wife's commute home, her 05 Legacy GT lost power, bucked and generally behaved badly. CEL came on along with the dreaded flashing cruise light to
Glen Farney
Jan 18
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18142

Re: {Disarmed} [Subaru-Tech] gas lines

AutoZone has diagrams online for different areas of your car... might not hurt to check there to see if they have the diagram you need for your fuel lines...
Roberts
Dec 29, 2016
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18141

gas lines

Can anyone help/show me the routing of the fuel lines from the fire wall (tank) to the fuel filter and then to the injection on a 2002 Outback Wagon?  I
neal rouzier
Dec 29, 2016
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18140

Re: Illumination Control Module

True. I installed the LEDs about 2 years ago and they worked fine, from full illumination to dim (never totally off. Problem started 6 or 8 months ago.
glassamps
Nov 18, 2016
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18139

Re: Illumination Control Module

I found the LEDs are polar. If they don't work plugged in one direction, spin them 180 degrees and try again. Forked for me!! Bob Davis PS: My understanding
Robert Davis
Nov 18, 2016
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18138

Re: {Disarmed} [Subaru-Tech] 2002 Forester - engine whine

Timing belt is 106 months or 106 thousand miles whichever comes first. At Tha time tensioner idlers seals and water pump are all replaced. Oil pump is re
Nipper Dawg
Oct 11, 2016
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18137

Re: {Disarmed} [Subaru-Tech] 2002 Forester - engine whine

Thank you both for responses. Good notes re further diagnostic work using screwdriver/etc. So to confirm re timing belt - it sounds like you saying they have
justin_watkins
Oct 11, 2016
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