Subaru VIN Recall Check
Prior to closing a deal on Subaru, run a Subaru Recall Check for free at Vehicle.report as part of a comprehensive vehicle history report.
What is a Subaru VIN recall check?
At Vehicle.report, you can search for recalls issued for any Subaru vehicle. Manufacturers like Subaru are among the top sources of information for our comprehensive database of vehicle data. Using the vehicle identification number, you can verify if Subaru issued a recall for any vehicle.
A vehicle safety recall is usually initiated by a car manufacturer for defects that pose a risk to vehicle safety. This defect may have been discovered in several vehicles of the same design or manufacture or in components of the same type and manufacture. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), an agency within the US Department of Transportation, oversees the safety recalls.
A VIN or vehicle identification number is a 17-digit alphanumeric code that serves to identify your Subaru vehicle as a unique unit. No two vehicles have the same VIN. It is the key to all data about a vehicle.
How do I find previous recalls on my Subaru car?
Subaru recalled 6.6 million vehicles out of 6.7 million sold at a recall rate of 985 per 1,000 sold for the 31-year period that ended on September 2016. Also based on NHTSA data, 84.5 percent of the recalls could result in death, injury, crash, accident or fire.
Our Subaru recall search tool is 100% free. You can also check for recalls by VIN at the official Subaru Owner’s website. At Vehicle.report, however, you can unlock a ton of data using the VIN, including your Subaru car’s market value, complete specification, title history and more.
How can I check a Subaru car’s history for free?
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How to run a Subaru VIN recall check?
Check all active recalls for any Subaru car or SUV in the United States in two easy steps:
Check the VIN
Look for the VIN in these most common locations: through the windshield near the base of the dashboard (driver’s side) on the door frame on the driver’s side.
You can also find the VIN on the vehicle’s documents: registration card, vehicle title, Insurance card, or owner’s manual.
What can a Subaru VIN recall check tell me about a recall?
NHTSA Campaign Number refers to a unique number assigned to a recall.
Summary of important details about the recall covers the model and model year of affected vehicles, the issue or part that may pose a safety risk or fail to meet minimum safety standards, and, possibly, where the vehicles were sold or registered. Subaru will also explain how the defect or issue may affect the vehicle’s operation and safety.
Remedy refers to the recommended solution to the structural or mechanical problem. Subaru will explain whether the issue can be fixed or if a defective component will be replaced.
Contact information includes the date when Subaru will start sending notifications to owners, the Subaru reference number for the recall, and the number for Subaru customer service hotline.
Why should I run Vehicle.report’s Subaru VIN recall check?
Subaru recalled 6.6 million vehicles out of 6.7 million sold at a recall rate of 985 per 1,000 sold for the 31-year period that ended on September 2016. Also based on NHTSA data, 84.5 percent of the recalls could result in death, injury, crash, accident or fire. Subaru announced several recalls in the recent years including the following:
You can also check Subaru recalls by VIN at the official Subaru website. Here are other resources you can tap to know more about Subaru cars: Subaru Owner’s Manual, Subaru safety ratings, Subaru reviews, and Subaru dealerships.
Using Vehicle.report’s 100% free Subaru recall search tool, a VIN unlocks a ton of data including: