Forester Rear Coil Spring Recall



Subaru Forester Rear Coil Spring Recall - WUT-05


Which Subaru Forester Models are Being Recalled for the Rear Coil Spring?

Forester models from 2014-2016 and manufactured between March 25th, 2013 and April 28th, 2016 are currently in recall for their rear coil springs under a Customer Satisfaction Service Program. These vehicles should have VINs that range between EG428969 and GH569086.

What is the Problem with the Forester's Rear Coil Spring Recall?

With the Forester models listed above, the rear coil springs have begun to corrode. Owners may have noticed flakes or small pieces of metal underneath their vehicles. The vehicle's springs have a protective coating that can wear due to impacts from rocks or other debris from the road. When this coating is compromised, the coil spring will begin to pit and rust, with small fragments breaking off over time. In some extreme cases, the spring may even fracture. You may be able to detect excessive corrosion or fractures of the rear coil springs when one corner of your vehicle sits or rides lower than the others.

What Work is Needed to Repair the Rear Coil Spring and How Long Will That Take?

Here at Huffines Subaru Corinth, we can replace your Forester's rear coil springs with new ones engineered for increased corrosion protection. The repair should take no longer than two hours and is free for Subaru Forester owners who have been notified of the recall. To be covered, you will need to have a certified Subaru technician handle the repairs.

What Should I Do if I Think My Vehicle is Affected by This Recall?

We recommend you reach out to the service team at Huffines Subaru Corinth to verify the recall applies to your Forester and schedule your appointment at your earliest convenience.

Need Other Subaru Service Needs?

We can help! Our Subaru service team can help you with simple maintenance needs like oil changes to more in-depth repairs, like the recall listed above. Just call us today or schedule your next appointment online!

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