How to Troubleshoot the Ignition System in a Subaru Outback?

Answer The newer Subaru Outbacks have complex ignition systems, and very little information is published about the older models. There's very little you can do to troubleshoot the ignition system yourself... Read More »

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How to Troubleshoot the Cooling System in a Subaru Outback?

Identify challenges with your cooling system by knowing how it functions. Simply put, coolant gathers heat when it goes through the engine and releases heat as it passes through the radiator. Cooli... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot the Steering System in a Subaru Outback?

Subaru released the Outback in 1995 as an all-wheel drive crossover. Originally only a station wagon, Subaru offered it as a 4-door sedan after 2000. If you want to keep your Outback on the road an... Read More »

How to Replace the Ignition Coil in a Subaru Outback?

The 2.0L, 2.5L Turbo and 3.0L engines in the Subaru Outback rely on a distributorless ignition system (DIS). In this type of system, the Outback ignition coil mounts directly to the cylinder head o... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot a Subaru Outback Alternator?

The alternator in your Subaru Outback is the heart of the charging system. Without it, the battery would quickly run out of power and the engine would stall. Understanding that the battery starts t... Read More »