Subaru

Have Subaru questions? Ask a Subaru mechanic and get answers ASAP

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Subaru Questions
2008 outback. Changed o2 sensor upstream due to code,
2008 outback. Changed o2 sensor upstream due to code, running rich. Fixed problem. Some pinging before that but now it pings right off initial throttle. Ideas of why it might be pinging on light accel… read more
Dan
Dan
Dealership Technician
Associate Degree
2,212 satisfied customers
Vacuum leak, seems to be coming from around throttle body
vacuum leak, seems to be coming from around throttle body after the intercooler 2.5 outback xt … read more
Brandon
Brandon
93 satisfied customers
I have a 2002 Subaru Outback, H6, VDC. When I start moving
I have a 2002 Subaru Outback, H6, VDC. When I start moving the car starts shaking and jerking, it almost feels like a flat tire, but its not. It's definitely coming from the front end. My wife drove t… read more
JOHN aka Eauto
JOHN aka Eauto
self employed
High School or GED
10,981 satisfied customers
I have a 95 Subaru Impreza Outback. Very rough idle and
I have a 95 Subaru Impreza Outback. Very rough idle and stalling out. I have replace the plugs and wires, but still the same. Any suggestions?… read more
Mike V.
Mike V.
technician
Subaru and Nissan factory training.
27,884 satisfied customers
Subaru Outback 2.5I: , I have a 2002 Subaru Outback 2.5.
Hello, I have a 2002 Subaru Outback 2.5. I got a CEL P0137 O2 Sensor Circuit Low Voltage Bank 1 Sensor 2. I replaced the O2 sensor for that bank. The car is somewhat better, but still stalls/sputters … read more
Dan
Dan
Automotive Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
23,949 satisfied customers
Subaru Outback 2.5I Limited: Randall, Have had this outback
Hi Randall, Have had this outback 2.5 for two months now. It's a 2011 50000 mi.. It recently started dropping the idle to about 500 rpms when I come to a stop. Doesn't die but almost.… read more
tamaz
tamaz
1,508 satisfied customers
Subaru Outback: 1999 Subaru Outback 2.5 L Dual Cam. Just replaced
1999 Subaru Outback 2.5 L Dual Cam. Just replaced the head gaskets and newly machined heads. The engine has a rough idle. Runs perfect off idle. Compression on all cylinders is between 130 and 140. Sp… read more
tamaz
tamaz
1,508 satisfied customers
Subaru Leagacy Outback: 2002 Engine sputters after 20 mins
2002 Outback legacy. Engine sputters runs rough poor acceleration after 20 mins. No engine codes. Changed plugs, wires, MAP. Checked fuel pressure with guage 40PSI steady.… read more
Kevin C.
Kevin C.
Subaru Master Tech.
High School or GED
1,727 satisfied customers
Subaru: an engine knocking (pinging) when going at low speed..hill
I have a Subaru 2011 2.5. I get an engine knocking (pinging) when going at low speed or go up hill. I was putting regular 87 octane gas, then i tried to switching to 93 octane premium. While the premi… read more
Kevin C.
Kevin C.
Subaru Master Tech.
High School or GED
1,727 satisfied customers
outback: rough idle and pinging car will stall..leaks..trans..intake
Hi i have a 2002 leg outback with a rough idle and pinging car will stall on startup i checked and replaced the idle control valve with some improvment and also changed knock sensor no change on knock… read more
JacobTD
JacobTD
Diagnose Specialist
Master
141 satisfied customers
98 Legacy GT: Wagon..Check engine light on..Diagnostics..knock sensor
'98 Legacy GT 2.5 Wagon. Check engine light on. Diagnostics say something about the knock sensor. Car hesitates from stopped to slow accelleration. Replaced spark plugs recently, no help. Mechanic sai… read more
Mike V.
Mike V.
technician
Subaru and Nissan factory training.
27,884 satisfied customers
2002 Subaru Outback (127,000K) Running Poorly So A couple
2002 Subaru Outback (127,000K) – Running Poorly So…A couple weeks ago my Outback was running rough and seemed to be misfiring. Upon inspection I found that the Spark Plugs and Spark Plugs Boots were s… read more
Amedee
Amedee
Automotive Consultant
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
19,699 satisfied customers
2001 Subaru Outback: Im experiencing problems starting my car
Hello, I'm experiencing problems starting my car. I own a 2001 Subaru Outback 2.5 H4, with the 2.5 H4 engine. Recently, it has become very difficult to start the engine... But once it starts, the head… read more
Mike V.
Mike V.
technician
Subaru and Nissan factory training.
27,884 satisfied customers
2005 subaru outback xt: 50-70 mph..engine will rev..clutch was engaged
Hi, I have a 2005 subaru outback xt with 68k miles. While driving at higher speeds, say 50-70 mph, the car will hesitate and the engine will rev up like the clutch was engaged. I let off the gas and t… read more
BOBBYSS
BOBBYSS
Automotive Repair/Damage Investigator
Associate Degree
14,595 satisfied customers
1997 Legacy Outback: AWD..oil change..shifting..neutral or park, it
1997 Legacy Outback wagon AWD 2.5, 162,000 miles. After an oil change and front driver's side ball joint replacement, the car began to idle very rough when stopped in gear. When shifting to neutral or… read more
Jerry
Jerry
Service consultant
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
13,107 satisfied customers
2003 subaru: dealership..one of the cylinders..map..aftermarket
Hi, I'm Dylon and I just bought a 2003 subaru WRX from a personal seller and I'm getting a pinging sound and the dealership said there was low compression in one of the cylinders. A friend of mine sai… read more
Tim Mohr
Tim Mohr
ASE MASTER TECH
Master's Degree
418 satisfied customers
97 legacy outback: head gasket..a 95 2.2 that..stall..fuel pump..coil
ok here goes nothing...i have a 97 legacy outback that had the notorious 2.5 in it so of course the head gasket went so, a friend of mine gave me a 95 2.2 that had about 60,000 miles on it so i put it… read more
Mike V.
Mike V.
technician
Subaru and Nissan factory training.
27,884 satisfied customers
subaru outback: knock sensor 1 circuit malfunction..diagnosing
what might cause my subaru outback 98' to report a "knock sensor 1 circuit malfunction (bank 1 or single sensor)" when plugged in to the diagnosing gadget?… read more
Alan
Alan
Technician
High School or GED
279 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I would (and have) recommend your site to others I was quite satisfied with the quality of the information received, the professional with whom I interacted, and the quick response time. Thanks, and be sure that I'll be back whenever I need a question answered in a hurry.

Stephanie PElm City, NC

used your service this weekend with "Trecers" help. thank you ,thank you, thank you. replaced an A/C fan motor. Local Auto Zone had part. $15.00 "tracer" fee and $40.00 for parts, I saved several hundreds of dollers at a shop. i will recommend you and use you in the future.

David L.Richmond, TX

9 dollars, 2 hours of my time, and I drove away. Your diagnosis was right on the mark. Thank you so much.

PhilMarysville, CA

Lurch. Thank you very much. I had real doubts about this website but your promptness of response, quick followup and to the point answer with picture was incredible.

CharlesWalnut Creek, CA

As a single woman, I really appreciate an excellent and affordable opinion.
Thank you Geordie, I will not hesitate to contact justanswer in the future!

SueCharleston, WV

Another great insight to what may be the problem. I will have my mechanic take a look at it tomorrow. Thanks again, Frank...you do indeed know your stuff.

JimCastleberry, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Kevin C.

Kevin C.

Subaru Master Tech.

1,727 satisfied customers

34 years of Subaru service experience, ASE Master Technician.

George H.

George H.

Subaru Certified Technician

1,349 satisfied customers

ASE Master Tech 15 + Years

Tim Mohr

Tim Mohr

ASE MASTER TECH

418 satisfied customers

30 YRS EXPERIENCE, FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC, GAS AND DEISEL

Matt

Matt

Engineer

373 satisfied customers

Mechanical Engineer with 20 years experience in the auto industry, 8 yrs in formula 1 engine testing

Chris(aka-Moose)

Chris(aka-Moose)

Subaru Technician

55,755 satisfied customers

16 years of experience

Ron Z.

Ron Z.

- Subaru Tech -

260 satisfied customers

18+yrs experience. State Inspector and Subaru Diagnostics

Don - Mo Lurch

Don - Mo Lurch

Subaru Mechanic

193 satisfied customers

Heavy Line Mech, Race Shop Owner, Mobile Electronics.

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x