Hi, I’m trying to swap out the old coolant temperature sensor on my 2.5l 2001 Subaru Outback Limited with a new one but I just can’t find where it is. I found an image in an old post from someone having the same problem with an EJ253, but it seems to differ slightly from mine. In that image...
I have a 2007 Subaru Outback 2.5i automatic, the engine was recently replaced myself. I've replaced the ej253 engines with no problems previously.
(The previous engine detonated on the highway with a piece missing on the block)
The engine harness is from the previous engine. And...
I am currently looking for a new ej253 for my outback as my previous motor had the timing belt snap and most of the valves are bent.
I am wondering if the same motor from a Liberty/Legacy will bolt straight in? and also my car has a manual trans so will an automatic motor bolt straight in or...
I have a blown 2010 outback engine. EJ253 w/ cali emissions. Looking for advice on wether or not to buy a JDM engine, a rebuilt long block or a used junkyard engine which are very scarce to find with lower mileage. Thanks in advance
Hello guys, this is my first time in this group.
I just have a lot of questions but not answers.😅
I do have an Outback 08 2.5 ll bean edition 166k miles that the engine have rod knock.
The story is too long why i bought a car with rod knock. But because i was cheated.
So far I just want to...
Hello all! I am new to both the forum, and to owning a subaru. A few days ago, I bought an 09 outback, 2.5 /w 142k miles. It's got a few issues, such as a oil leak (Think it's the crank seal or one of the intake control solenoids) A check engine light, (p0026. aforementioned leak is near the...
Blew a piston ring and locked my EJ253 block up, so time to get nasty. Pulled the engine and replaced the following:
Plugs and Wires (NGK of course)
Catalytic Converter (cross pipe)
timing belt and other belts
and all new pulley kit.
My Water pump was...