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My daughter has an 03 Outback with 200K miles. 2 years ago

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My daughter has an 03 Outback with 200K miles. 2 years ago we had a complete top end rebuild. (heads , gaskets, valves, timing belt , pump.) I has ran stellar until last week. I has a miss and Im not sure which cylinder. It really sputters in reverse. (?) Any advise? Thabnsk
JA: How many miles are on the timing belt? Have you ever had to change it before?
Customer: Changed at 100K and 199K. Maybe 10K on belt
JA: Are you fixing your Outback yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: No, I own a business and dont have time. The ability but not the time
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Anything I can check myself first . Thats it. I need a good repair facil;ity also. It was fixt when she was in college across state and they were great
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Subaru
Expert:  Mike V. replied 1 month ago.

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Expert:  Mike V. replied 1 month ago.

Is the check engine light on or flashing?
Also, is this a 4 or 6 cylinder engine?