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  1. Problems & DIY Maintenance
    Hey everyone! I'm at a loss on what to do here so hopefully someone can help! I cannot find anything that describes a problem like mine. The bolt inside of the panel of the door that attaches the trunk lift on the driver's side has fallen out. There is now nothing to screw a new trunk lift...
  2. Engine & Drivetrain
    Hey all, Not a car guy and may post this a few different places so please forgive me if I leave out something pertinent or you see this posted somewhere else.. So I have a 2005 Subaru Outback 2.5L Limited, the CEL is on and is for the P0420 code. This is the only code the car is throwing. It...
  3. Engine & Drivetrain
    Hi guys! I have a 2005 Subaru Outback 2.5i with the 4eat that I recently bought. Would bind up and when turning slow (like in parking lots). The rear wheels felt like they were skipping and the trans would slip in the morning (Fluid was good level and pink). Sounded like classic torque bind...
  4. Problems & DIY Maintenance
    I and my father-in-law have been keeping this thing on its feet for about 5-6 years now. The engine was replaced in 2016ish and had no issues for a long time. However... About a year and a half ago, we noticed that the Outback had issues starting up when it got colder. It would crank over just...
  5. Gen 3: 2005-2009
    Hi I am new to this forum and I need some help I have a 2005 Subaru outback LL Bean edition and I am having problems with the transmission. It is throwing P0700 code And P0763 codes of which the P0763 code is saying solenoid c electrical. I did a fluid and filter change and drained 1 gallon and...
  6. Gen 3: 2005-2009
    INTRODUCTION: This is to chronicle the restoration activities to get my 2005 XT back on the road. I am starting this mid-project but I will start from the beginning to better explain start to finish all I have done. I like to take quite a few pictures if I have clean hands or a helper to snap...
  7. Problems & DIY Maintenance
    Hey Y'all. Long time lurker first time poster. I have a 2005 2.5i with the 5spd manual. 200k miles on it. I have only had this car for a few months. After a recent road outing I noticed a wa wa wah scrape/gear noise. Thought maybe it was a wheel hub or tire because scrape noise was dependent...
  8. Problems & DIY Maintenance
    I recently posted another discussion about my engine making a rattling, metal on metal noise, from that I assumed it was the turbo and it had shaft play which was making the noise. Well I decided to take off the down pipe and feel the turbo for shaft play, it didn’t have any shaft play at all...
  9. Gen 3: 2005-2009
    Right so i just bought a 2005 outback xt in a manual, great car, works great except this leak i noticed appearing in my parking spot, i had checked that car multiple times over and i know it had never leaked transmission fluid, **** when i bought it i had to switch the stock down pipe onto it so...
  10. Gen 3: 2005-2009
    Hey there folks! I purchased my 2005 Outback about 3 months ago, and on the second day of ownership, I realized a clutch swap was in order. There's no strange noises or anything, but if I give the car more than 50 percent throttle in most gears, the engine just revs and revs. Classic used up...
  11. For Sale / For Free
    SOLD SOLD SOLD SOLD I have another one for sale! Genuine- OEM 2005-2009 Subaru Rear Console Cup Holder Outback Legacy Tan Ivory Beige OEM in good used condition! The cup holder shows moderate wear as can be expected from a used part however this cup holder functions as designed and will...
  12. For Sale / For Free
    SOLD SOLD SOLD!!!! Genuine- OEM 2005-2009 Subaru Rear Console Cup Holder Outback Legacy Black OEM in good used condition! The cup holder shows moderate wear as can be expected from a used part however this cup holder functions as designed and will display well. The opening and closing action...
  13. Problems & DIY Maintenance
    A few weeks ago I started hearing this whistling noise coming from the front end, potentially the front passenger side wheel area. I checked transmission fluid which was fine, just had the oil changed as well. Here's a short clip of the sound:
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