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  1. Wheels, Tires, Brakes, & Suspension
    Hi first time Subaru owner here, 2004 outback all-wheel-drive limited edition. Absolutely in love with this car, but I'm having brake issues. The rear brakes and rotors were absolutely gone, and after we replace the rotors and brakes we still had a grinding noise so we took off the emergency...
  2. Gen 3: 2005-2009
    So I recently bought a 2007 Subaru Outback, and I was doing my due diligence and checking and replacing fluids to get it in good shape while I'm waiting for insurance, registration, etc. I noticed that the brake fluid was not looking great and the brakes were feeling a bit spongy, so I went to...
  3. Problems & Maintenance
    So not sure if this is the right place to post this but my new-to-me 07 Outback 2.5l basic 141k sounds like its riding on rails or something. I'm doing a brake job on both the rotors and pads thee week as their rusted to **** and hoping that's the noise and not the drivetrain. Might add calipers...
  4. Gen 3: 2005-2009
    Over time my car has developed a few annoying sounds. Hopefully you guys can lead me in the right direction as I am on a tight budget and dont want to pay a shop if I could possibly handle it. Car: 2006 Outback, 2.5i 5mt lowered on legacy struts. Sound one: Drove north for a couple hours...
  5. Gen 5: 2015-2019
    Has anyone tried to extract better stopping/shorter stopping distance in their Outback? I sold my 16' Mustang GT and bought the 2019 Outback 3.6R and so far almost after 7,000 Miles I still feel I have more events where I had to stand on the brakes to come to a sudden halt. Often happens if I...
  6. Gen 5: 2015-2019
    Hey there, I am a new 2016 Outback owner, and am trying to do some work on my car. I plan to replace all four of my struts, my front-right tie-rod end, and my rear brakes. If you have space I could do this kinda of work, I can even pay to use the space. If you know of such a space, or you have...
  7. Parts, Accessories, & Performance
    We've put down a deposit on a Subaru Outback 2.5i Premium AWD (. . . .subaru.com.au/outback/specs) with the "tow bar." . . . subaru.com.au/outback/accessories) The spec. sheet says that "With trailer brakes (max) (kg) = 1,500 kg." We've been advised that shipment is ready, but that optionally...
  8. WRX 4-pots, mounted

    WRX 4-pots, mounted

    My new front brakes. 2007 WRX 4-pots on the stock rotor (exact same part #). Went with a 5mm spacer and longer lug studs to hold it all together.
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