Join Date: May 2007
Car: 2003 2.5 4EAT with AWP.
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I'm wondering if your car had an incorrect fluid put in it at the repair. Do you know what was used?
It should be Subaru ATF-HP. Dex III fluid can cause they symptoms (other than the leak) you describe.
2003 Outback wagon: "Kaylee". 153,000 and counting.
Basics: Quaker State conventional 5W30, Motorcraft oil filter, Fram air filter, Valvoline Maxlife Dex/Merc ATF, Mobil 1 75W90, Michelin Primacy MXV4.
Mods: Scangauge II, 2004 Forester XT shift knob, Fumoto oil drain valve, Phillips VisionPlus H1 low beams, Phillips 9011 HIR1 high beam upgrade, Nokya Hyper Yellow 2500K fog lights.
Also: More rust than I care to think about.