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    Parts, Accessories, & Performance
    So i ordered a clutch kit from amazon and noticed the part number was different. I called EXEDY and was informed that the clutch was counterfeit. I reordered from rallsportdirect as they are a dealer. Just wanted to give everyone the heads up before this happens to them.
  2. 2.0D 2010 Outback: Violent shudder when moving off in first gear.

    Problems & Maintenance
    Hey guys. Got a bit of a strange one. Recently bought my 2.0D 2010 Subaru Outback Manual, and after I've been driving the car for a while (about 2 or so hours) across the day, the car violently judders when I move off the line in first gear. Has anyone else had this problem? Eg. About 3...
  3. Replacement Clutch - machined finish

    Problems & Maintenance
    Hi all, I've got 107k miles on my '08 outback 2.5 (non turbo) SOHC. Since it's done a lot of stop and go commuting I am planning on replacing the clutch before it goes out on me at the worst possible time. I ordered a replacement clutch kit and new flywheel from a big on-line store in...
  4. 2009 OBXT Exedy Flywheel FF502- clutch kit compatibility

    Gen 3: 2005-2009
    Hello, I have an 09 outback XT limited. I am just about to drop my engine back in it and am waiting on a clutch kit. I have a flywheel Exedy FF502 attached at the moment but have read that the flywheel won't fit with my OEM clutch kit. I am just curious to know what Exedy clutch kits can I use...
  5. 2000 Outback Limited - Clutch pedal has been going to floor and freezes in place.

    Gen 2: 2000-2004
    This is what’s happening. clutch slowly releases less and less then goes flat on the floor and freezes in place engine shuts off if in gear stays on in nuetral once flat on the floor I can with my hand move it up and down a few times and it will work again first time it happened I was able to...
  6. 2005 EJ253 Exedy Clutch Replacement

    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...
  7. Fluid Leak after Power Steering Pump and Clutch Replacement, on 2009

    Problems & Maintenance
    Hello Subaru Jedi Masters ! I am back after 3 years - looking for advice from the experts again. I have a 2009 Subaru Outback MT 2.5I - It has had its ups and downs but all in all, I still love this old car ! I bought the car new, have reasonably well maintained it - especially have been...
  8. Clutch Gave Up the Ghost! Swaped Engine. Q: Brand, etc.

    Problems & Maintenance
    My First post here. Great forum! (Moved here from General) I have an urgent need. I think my clutch just gave up the ghost. I'll start with the patients symptoms, then follow up with a few questions. I Need help today to make the best decision. For a good while my 98 legacy OB has had a bearing...