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2010 Subaru impreza. Started...

2010 Subaru impreza. Started fine in the cold, drove for 20 minutes then all electric failed: dials, heater, etc but car continued to run but not accelerate or clutch engage. Now will not start.

Mechanic's Assistant: Has the clutch been slipping? Are you having any trouble shifting?

No

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Impreza yourself? What have you tried so far?

Regular service. Never had an issue

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

No prior problems

Submitted: 6 months ago.Category: Subaru
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