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  1. Valve body options - sigh

    Problems & Maintenance
    Hey everyone, 2011 CVT model with 150k miles, otherwise in pretty good shape. Driving through El Paso on the way back to Austin, I had the classic Gen. 4 transmissions issue while at cruising speed. At oil temp, check engine and brake light simultaneously flashing, accompanied by some weird...
  2. Three video series on repairing TR690 bad solenoid in valve body, in a home garage.

    News & Media
    This series of videos has very few views, but I found it very informative, leading from diagnosis to repair, from the perspective of a Subie guy who isn't a professional mechanic, sharing his experience, and hoping it helps someone else in the spirit of information sharing and DIY.
  3. Can Bad Torque Converter and Valve Body damage CVT (4th Gen 2012 Outback 2.5)

    Gen 4: 2010-2014
    Hello Outback friends, Main Question: Can a bad torque converter and/or valve body damage the main CVT? ( 4th Gen 2012 Outback 2.5 with 130k miles) My symptoms are hesitation / lurching from a stop to drive. I've read through many posts about torque converters and CVTs but none quite answer...
  4. 5eat Compatibility

    Problems & Maintenance
    Hello everyone! I have a 2008 Subaru Outback 3.0 Bean with a bad Turbine Speed Sensor 2. It is going to be relatively expensive to replace the valve body (around $800), and I don't even know what it'll cost to get a new transmission. I have been searching for a used replacement transmission...