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Subaru has determined that over time, due to initial variation in rear stabilizer bracket dimensions, the rear stabilizer bracket bolt(s) may loosen and possibly detach. If the rear stabilizer bracket bolt(s) detach, there is an increased risk of a crash.

WRD-21 Safety Recall FAQs:

Q: What should I do?

A: You should contact any authorized Subaru retailer (dealer) immediately for an appointment to have this safety recall repair performed, at no cost to you.

Q: What will be done to the vehicle?

A: Subaru will inspect the condition of the rear stabilizer bracket bolts and retorque them to specification, if necessary, at no cost to you. If a bolt is missing, a new one will be installed at no cost to you.

Q: What Subaru models are involved?

A: Certain 2018-2019 model year Crosstrek, 2019 model year Crosstrek Hybrid, and 2019 model year Forester vehicles.

Q: Do I need to make an appointment?

A: Yes. Please contact your servicing Subaru retailer to set up an appointment to ensure that a retailer can allocate a time slot to best accommodate you.

Q: How much will this recall cost?

A: This recall will be performed free of charge at any authorized Subaru retailer.

Q: Do I have to return to the retailer where I bought the car?

A: Any authorized Subaru retailer will be able to perform this recall free of charge for you.

Q: Can I have this recall performed at an independent repair facility?

A: Only an authorized Subaru retailer can perform this recall free of charge for you.

Q: If I live in Canada do I have to return to the United States to have this performed?

A: Any authorized Subaru dealership in either the United States or Canada is capable of performing this recall.

Q: If I no longer own the vehicle what should I do?

A: If you no longer own your vehicle, please update owner information online, at www.subaru.com/customer-support.html by selecting Email Us then selecting Update Address from the drop-down menu.