Subaru Impreza MY2017-2019 and Subaru XV MY2018-2019

SIAR Code: 30650
Category: Motor Vehicles, Parts & Accessories
Source: Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
Publication Date: Nov 01, 2019
Risk Level: Serious
Affected Countries: Australia
Product Description: Subaru Impreza
Model Years 2017-2019
Subaru XV
Model Years 2018-2019

Product Brand: Subaru (Aust) Pty Limited
Units: 54 715 affected vehicles
Defect Description: Due to improper Engine Control Module (ECM) programming, the ignition coil may overheat, creating a short circuit and blowing the fuse.
Recommendations / Warnings: Owners of affected vehicles will be contacted and asked to arrange an appointment for inspection and repair, free of charge.
Risks: Injuries and Laceration