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  1. 2003 Outback intermittent starting problems

    Problems & Maintenance
    Hey guys, I’ve been having a problem with my 2003 EJ25 5 speed Outback with starting lately. I got the car in November of 2019 with a head gasket problem, I let it sit until February 2020 and started it up to drive into the garage and it had absolutely no power at all and would barely idle. I...
  2. 2010 Outback starting issues

    Problems & Maintenance
    I have a 2010 Outback that has developed starting problems. Once every few times it will turn over fine, but just not catch and start. If I wait about five minutes or so and try again, it will start right up. Recently, the dash lit up like a Christmas tree (Check Engine, BRAKE, traction...
  3. Outback '13: Sporadic slow start problems

    Gen 4: 2010-2014
    For the past two years our Outback has been plagued by sporadic slow start problems. With slow start, when it actually happens, I mean... I turn the key in the ignition. All lights on the dashboard come on, as expected. The starter starts turning the engine. For several seconds, sometimes more...