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Subaru recalling nearly 74,000 2010 Outback and Legacy models over wiring issue

by Jeremy Korzeniewski (RSS feed) on Jul 13th, 2010 at 9:00AM

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Subaru is recalling 74,000 2010 Outback and Legacy models built between February 16, 2009 and April 12, 2010. It seems that a bundle of wires located behind the steering wheel can develop stress cracks and eventually break. If this happens, some vehicle functions with controls on the steering wheel – such as the horn, cruise and radio controls, paddle shifters and even the driver's airbag – could fail. Owners of affected vehicles are urged to contact their local dealerships to see if their cars are equipped... Read More

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