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Subaru Oil light

Subaru oil light won’t light up

Subaru has issued a service bulletin #02-164-16 to address a Subaru oil light condition on the vehicles listed below. Subaru has issued an updated oil pressure switch to correct an issue where the oil pressure indicator lamp does not illuminate when the ignition is switched to the on position. If you’ve checked the circuit and it checks out good, replace the oil pressure switch with the updated version listed below.

Vehicles affected by Subaru service bulletin #02-164-16

2005-2016MY Legacy and Outback- All Models
2008-2015MY Impreza- All Models
2013-2015MY Crosstrek- All Models Including HEV
2003-2015MY Forester- All Models
2008-2016MY WRX and WRX STI- All Models
2013-2016MY BRZ
2006-2014MY Tribeca

Starting VIN number

Legacy            G*005828
Outback          G*208461
Impreza / Crosstrek F*016540 (4-Door)
Impreza / Crosstrek F*278870 (5-Door)
Impreza / Crosstrek F*284059 (Hybrid)
Forester F*829098
WRX/WRX STI G*803630 (WRX)
WRX/WRX STI G*808569 (STI)
BRZ G*600111

Fix for Subaru Oil light

Replace the old switch with updated Subaru part #

SWITCH ASSEMBLY- OIL PRESSURE      25240KA041 replaces 25240KA040

25240KA051 replaces 25240KA050

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