Recalls & Defects For 2017 Subaru Impreza

Vehicle Report: 2017 Subaru Impreza

Recalls & Defects

Recall Subject: Fuel System, Gasoline:delivery:hoses, Lines/Piping, and Fittings

Report Receipt Date: 03/29/2017
NHTSA Campaign: 17v216000

Summary
Subaru of america, inc. (subaru) is recalling certain 2017 impreza vehicles. winter fuels may vaporize prematurely in the fuel line, resulting in a reduction in fuel pressure, possibly causing the engine to stall.

Consequence
An engine stall can increase the risk of a crash.

Remedy
Subaru will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the engine control unit to turn the radiator cooling fan on at a lower temperature, free of charge. the recall began on april 20, 2017. owners may contact subaru customer service at 1-800-782-2738. subaru's number for this recall is wtp-75.

Notes
Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.


Recall Subject: Back Over Prevention: Camera System

Report Receipt Date: 03/02/2017
NHTSA Campaign: 17v132000

Summary
Subaru of america, inc. (subaru) is recalling certain 2017 impreza vehicles. due to a software problem, the rearview camera display may not work properly.

Consequence
A rearview camera display that does not function as designed can reduce the driver's view of what is behind the car, increasing the risk of a crash.

Remedy
Subaru will notify owners, and dealers will update the infotainment software, free of charge. the recall began on march 27, 2017. owners may contact subaru customer service at 1-800-782-2783. subaru's number for the recall is wtn-74.

Notes
Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.


Recall Subject: Engine and Engine Cooling:exhaust System:emission Control:crankcase (Pcv)

Report Receipt Date: 10/17/2019
NHTSA Campaign: 19v744000

Summary
Subaru of america, inc. (subaru) is recalling certain 2017-2018 impreza and 2018 crosstrek vehicles equipped with an aluminum positive crankcase ventilation (pcv) valve. the pcv valve may come apart, allowing the separated components to enter the engine, possibly resulting in a loss of power while driving.

Consequence
An unexpected loss of power while driving can increase the risk of a crash.

Remedy
Subaru will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and, if necessary, replace the pcv valve, free of charge. if the pcv valve has separated and the components cannot be found, the engine will be replaced, free of charge. the recall began december 2, 2019. owners may contact subaru customer service at 1-844-373-6614. subaru's number for this recall is wup-01.

Notes
Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.


Recall Subject: Electrical System:ignition

Report Receipt Date: 10/18/2019
NHTSA Campaign: 19v743000

Summary
Subaru of america, inc. (subaru) is recalling certain 2017-2019 impreza and 2018-2019 crosstrek vehicles. the engine control module (ecm) may continue to power the ignition coil after the engine is shut off, which could result in a short circuit and blown fuse.

Consequence
If a short circuit occurs while driving, the vehicle may stall, increasing the risk of a crash.

Remedy
Subaru will notify owners, and dealers will update the ecm software and inspect and replace the ignition coil, as necessary, free of charge. in addition, on vehicles with confirmed ignition coil damage and a certain stored diagnostic trouble code (dtc), subaru will replace the front exhaust pipe, free of charge. the recall began december 4, 2019. owners may contact subaru customer service at 1-844-373-6614. subaru's number for this recall is wuq-02.

Notes
Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.


Recall Subject: Engine and Engine Cooling:exhaust System:emission Control:crankcase (Pcv)

Report Receipt Date: 10/17/2019
NHTSA Campaign: 19v745000

Summary
Subaru of america, inc. (subaru) is recalling certain 2017 impreza vehicles equipped with an aluminum positive crankcase ventilation (pcv) valve. the pcv valve may come apart, allowing the separated components to enter the engine, possibly resulting in a loss of power while driving.

Consequence
An unexpected loss of power while driving can increase the risk of a crash.

Remedy
Subaru will notify owners, and dealers will replace the engine, free of charge. the recall began december 3, 2019. owners may contact subaru customer service at 1-844-373-6614. subaru's number for this recall is wus-04.

Notes
Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.



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