9 July 2018

SUBARU OUTBACK, Model year 2001

Product Identifiers

Model Affected Outback 2001 (H6)

Responsible Agency

NZTA

The Hazard!

May 2001 - Subaru of New Zealand has been advised by Fuji Heavy Industries (FHI - the Japanese manufacturer of Subaru vehicles) that certain 2001 Subaru Outback H6 vehicles may experience irregular VDC operation in specific conditions when towing a trailer. Consequently, Subaru of New Zealand has decided to carry out a safety recall out of an abundance of caution, following notification from FHI.

What to do...

Please contact a Subaru Authorised Dealer to arrange an appointment to have the recall carried out. To locate the nearest Subaru Authorised Dealer please access our website at www.subaru.co.nz and click on “Locate a dealer”. Alternatively, call 0800 SUBARU (0800 782278) to contact your local Subaru Authorised Dealer.

Product Identifiers

Model Affected Outback 2001 (H6)

Responsible Agency

NZTA