Subaru Outback Forums banner


  1. Nuts...I let the warranty expire!

    Gen 5: 2015-2019
    I was approaching the 3 years of ownership date and took my car in to get the Distance-to-Empty Software Update. So I had them check a few things. But I had neglected to notice I was over the 36,000 mile limit....rats. So the one thing they confirmed was wrong....wasn't worth fixing: When...
  2. What to check before warranty is done?

    Gen 5: 2015-2019
    Hi all, long time no posting. I am sitting at 62k kms on my 2015 Outback 3.6R LTD. I have 18k kms or 17 months left in my extended warranty - then you'll see a bunch of dumb questions from me regarding mods. Until then - what should i be pushing to get checked out at my next service in 6-8...
  3. CVT Fluid Change

    Gen 5: 2015-2019
    Hello everyone. My 2019 Touring 3.6R currently has 48,800 miles. I do long daily commutes and the mileage adds up quickly. Because of this, I try to be vigilant with my maintenance to ensure my cars are trouble free. I've always performed oil changes and frequent transmission fluid drain & fills...
  4. Is service in first 3 years free? Is this standard for 2019 premium?

    Gen 5: 2015-2019
    For 6 month interval services do customer have to pay during warranty period? If yes, should I take extended warranty or any other free service deal?
  5. Need for throttle body/fuel system cleaning

    Gen 5: 2015-2019
    New member here. This forum seems like a good place to ask a question, since I have found a number of posts about throttle body cleaning. 2017 Ouback Limited. Our second one, after we traded the 2013. Nice car, comfortable on the highway, and I like most of the new gadgets. I have 2...
  6. Extended Warranty and Maintenance Plan Pricing

    General Discussions
    I just purchased a 2020 Onyx XT Outback and was hoping someone had a dealer in their area who sells the Maintenance and Extended Warranty plans for cheap. I know the cost is competitive between dealers and I have around 30 days to purchase them.
  7. Does a aftermarket strut tower bar void factory warranty?

    Gen 5: 2015-2019
    Hello All! I received conflicting answers from Subaru and I was hoping you could help me with your own personal experiences. Has anyone had their suspension warranty voided due to adding an aftermarket strut tower bar? Thanks, CecilOutback