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  1. No check engine light but 99 outback is overheating.

    Gen 1: 1995-1999
    So there is no check engine light but after driving for 30 minutes at freeway speed (70mph in D), at idle the car will begin to overheat. But once the car starts moving again, even at city speeds, it will start to cool down to normal operating temperature. Both fans still kick on so I knows...
  2. 2011 Outback 2.5L overheating problem - head gasket or ECM issue?

    Problems & Maintenance
    I have a 2011 Outback 2.5L with 240,000 miles, original owner, and no real problems to date other than a replacement of the CVT transmission 3 years ago (dealer covered it at 100%). About a month ago, I started occasionally hearing a little gurgling behind the dash board, which I have read is...
  3. Lack of acceleration, Cruise light flashing and solid CEL

    Problems & Maintenance
    2008 Subaru outback 3.0r HI, I was driving my car and i noticed the flashing cruise control CEL and (traction control?) light on so i stopped and tightened my gas cap and continued my drive up north on my way I had noticed my car lacking acceleration and the temperature was fluctuating from...
  4. 2003 OB EJ25 AT Temperature Problems

    Gen 2: 2000-2004
    My car has been overheating and losing coolant through the overflow bottle for a little over a month now. Two weeks ago my car blew a crack at the top of the radiator. I replaced the radiator and noticed that the engine was running a little rough. I drove my 45-mile commute and on the way...
  5. 2011 Subaru outback overheating

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    I have a 2011 subaru outback with 170k miles I have replaced the radiator, water pump, timing belt, upper and lower hoses, thermostat, coolant temp sensor, and overfill reservoir There is no head gasket problems because there is no coolant going to the oil, no oil in the coolant, or coolant...
  6. Flashing & Solid Cluster lights...

    Problems & Maintenance
    Greetings all, 2012 OB 2.5 non turbo 141.000 miles. On my cluster, I have the Check Engine Light solid, Brake Light blinking, Cruise Control blinking, and the snti slip/traction control light, along with my temp gauge flashing blue to red, red to blue non stop. After driving for quite some...
  7. Please help!, 02 2.5 keeps overheating.

    Gen 2: 2000-2004
    I have a 02 Outback w/2.5L. I bought this car from a friend who brought it to Colorado from Arizona. He said he did the heads and afterwards the temp gauge kept reading in the red so he took out the thermostat and it stopped. Well, I bought it thinking a thermostat and new coolant temp sensor...
  8. Clogged inlet lines from radiator to heater core...

    Problems & Maintenance
    I have 2001 outback. I am having some over heating issues. My outlet hose back into radiator builds pressure and heat but the hose going to thermostat is cold.. I was burbing my system and for some reason it wasnt flowing threw the system. Any ideas?
  9. Overheating on Idle

    Head Gasket Issues
    Hello friends. Bear with me on this if you have a minute. I need some advice. I wanted to pick some brains regarding a strange string of events going on with my 07. I bought it used a few months ago, one owner with a decent service history and 106k miles. It has been a gem so far, and I had...
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