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  1. Mysterious raspy metallic sound at idle and while driving - OB 2018 Limited (dealer failed to fix twice)

    Problems & Maintenance
    Hey everyone. I have been having this issue since my 30k mile service. Currently at 32.5k miles. Brought it to get checked out twice already and dealer sank a few thousand dollars in parts into her without fixing it (covered by warranty thankfully). Tomorrow I drop her off for the third time. I...
  2. 2005 2.5i Axle Replacement and P0851 CEL

    Problems & Maintenance
    Hello, I'm new to these forums after deciding that I want to take better care of my Outback, and make sure it runs well for some years to come. Axels and Shakes A year back, I had to get my front right axle replaced (common problem with boot over the exhaust) out with some cheap one from...
  3. 2019 Outback thud/knocking and vibration problem

    Problems & Maintenance
    2019 outback 20,000 mi Knocking/thud/vibration/ feels like a hammer hitting the wheel well when turning over bumps Hi all, I’m having an issue that the dealer looked into for 2 weeks to finally call it “normal” after not figuring out what is causing it. It definitely doesn’t feel normal. The...
  4. Steering Wheel Vibrations

    Gen 2: 2000-2004
    I have a 2000 Outback, Auto. I’ve been having some vibrations in the steering wheel , which gets worse with higher speeds. Generally starts around 40mph. The steering wheel pulls more to the right. In the past 4 months I’ve had all new brakes, new alignment, and new tires. The craziest thing is...
  5. Just Bought Used 2017 Outback: Experiencing Rhythmic Vibration at 40 MPH+

    Problems & Maintenance
    Hello - first time posting here but it sounds like this is the place to hear from some Subaru pros! I'm also a first time Subaru owner, as my wife and I just purchased a used 2017 Outback 2.5i from a private seller. It has 33K miles on, so not much wear. It is an R-Title that had some some minor...