What The New Outback Recall Says About Subaru Quality

What is the problem?

The report says 314 new Outback cars and 69 Impreza models are affected. The production dates are from December 11, 2020, through December 18, 2020. The percentage of vehicles with the defect is about 40 percent.

Subaru says a single assembly line worker assigned to a specific production line working between the production dates specified (12/14/2020 – 12/21/2020) was found to be using an improper torque wrench technique. All vehicles potentially affected by this one employee are included in the recall.