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  1. Full Size Spare for 2013 Outback?

    Wheels, Tires, Brakes, & Suspension
    I hate "donut" spares and want to replace the one in my 2013 3.6 Outback with a full size rim and tire. It has 17 inch alloy wheels. Any opinion on whether a steel rim will suffice? I know I want to match the spare tire to the size and brand on the other wheels, but don't know whether I must...
  2. Spare Wheel on Front of manual trans, AWD damage?

    Problems & Maintenance
    Hey folks, '03 Outback manual, got a flat tire on the front on the highway, threw the spare tire on the front without thinking about it (hadn't read the portion in the manual stating to only place it on the back). Immediately hopped back on the highway and without even thinking I was back up...
  3. Hatch struts to support spare tire

    Parts, Accessories, & Performance
    I’ve been trying to find a way to part out my Wilco off-road tire carrier and still ride with a full size spare, the Wilco is great but with the pin system it’s a pain to get in and out especially for my wife. I have a yakima skybox on the roof that takes away the ability to roof mount it and...
  4. Yokohama Geolander G015 235/60/18 with a 17" spare tire?

    Wheels, Tires, Brakes, & Suspension
    I'm looking at buying the Yokohama Geolander G015 235/60/18 for my 2017 2.5 limited. I have a 17" spare that came with the car... in the event of a flat tire can I still put on my old tire?
  5. Gen 5 Spare Tire/Wheel and Accessories

    For Sale / For Free
    Hello, I have the spare tire from our 2018 Subaru Outback as well as the large foam piece that goes in the spare tire well. We switched to a full-size spare for off-road use, so we no longer need the temporary spare. It was used once, but it is of course like new. The foam piece that fits in...