Vehicles Affected: Approximately 170 model-year 2019 Subaru Ascent SUVs
The Problem: The center support bolts for the driveshaft may loosen, possibly resulting in the front portion of the driveshaft disconnecting, increasing the risk of a crash.
The Fix: Dealers will replace the driveshaft assembly, including the center support brace, for free.
What Owners Should Do: Subaru began notifying owners July 26. Owners can call the automaker at 844-373-6614, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s vehicle-safety hotline at 888-327-4236 or visit its website to check their vehicle identification number and learn more.
Need to Find a Dealer for Service? Go to Cars.com Service & Repair to find your local dealer. To check for other recalls, and to schedule a free recall repair at your local dealership, click here: Subaru Ascent
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