Subaru Impreza MY2017-2019 and Subaru XV MY2018-2019

SIAR Code: 30652
Category: Motor Vehicles, Parts & Accessories
Source: Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
Publication Date: Nov 04, 2019
Risk Level: Serious
Product Description: Subaru Impreza
Model Years 2017-2019

Subaru XV
Model Years 2018-2019
Product Brand: Subaru (Aust) Pty Limited
Units: 25 329 affected vehicles
Defect Description: Over time the aluminium positive crankcase ventilation (PCV) valve may fracture, allowing the engine to draw an increased amount of engine oil. This may cause excessive exhaust smoke and possibly unexpected loss of engine power.
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