Known related problems
Since the release of this particular model Subaru engine some mechanical faults are noted.
As this engine has been in operation since 1992 we have seen few Engine oil leaks and Engine water leaks develop.
Hydraulic Lifter Noise was an issue when first released however most Australian Engines Cylinder heads were changed under a Subaru campaign.
Subaru Engine bearing failure due to delayed oil changes or low Engine oil Levels.
Subaru Piston failure due to increased boost levels or engine management related problems.
(Please note: This information is independently collected and the severity of faults varies between all models)
Our Repair and Re-Manufactured Subaru Engine options use the latest revised Engine gaskets and seals including the advanced formula sealer from Threebond.
Improved Subaru Engine bearings and increased Crankshaft hardness has proven to withstand higher engine stresses.
Advancements in low noise Forged Piston Technology has proven popular for most of our Re-Manufactured Subaru Engines.
High Performance Subaru Engine options available: See our Cosworth Engine link.
(All Revisions for this Engine have been in Service since 2008 and has proven successful)