[V8] Subaru question. VLAC
kentmclean at comcast.net
Tue Dec 1 15:42:44 PST 2009
Roger Woodbury wrote:
> Ok, so my daughter who has the '97 Subaru Outback has had the transmission
> The diagnosis was the reverse drum seal failure and replacement or overhaul
> is the only repair. $3900.00! Ouch.
If that was the dealer, I'd try an independent shop. If she can't find one of
those, I'd take it to the local Aamco shop (although I've never used them) and
have them diagnose it. It may be that just a clean filter and fresh fluid might
make it behave (at least for another year or two).
1990 V8 w/5-speed and other mods
1991 200 TQA #3, with mods
1999 A4 Avant, V6 Tiptronic
gone: '91 200 TQA x2, '94 100 S Avant, '89 200 TQ "Bad Puppy"
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