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1997 Subaru Legacy CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT Subaru REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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    Get Full Access Automotix DIY provides automotive consumers and do it yourselfers; the most comprehensive repair information about 1997 Subaru Legacy car and truck repair procedures including Subaru engine diagrams, wiring diagrams, repair work estimating measures, technical service bulletins, auto body work guidance, starter & alternator replacement procedures, serpentine belt replacement procedures, radiator & hose replacement procedures, tune-up & drivability specifications, quick lube illustrations, preventive maintenance guide, engine light reset instructions, parts removal and install procedures, fuel filter replacement directions, component location diagrams, air filter locations & replacement instructions, a/c system specifications, and general auto service procedures. You don't have to be a car mechanic or technician to know how to fix your Subaru Legacy automobile. Try the Automotix DIY solution today!
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    A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Subaru Legacy AUTOMOBILES

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    Vehicle: 1997 Subaru Legacy Outback 2.5 H4 GAS

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    BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Subaru Legacy AUTOMOBILES

    Hydraulic Brake Systems -> Component Service -> Master Cylinder
    Vehicle: 1997 Subaru Legacy LSI 2.5 H4 GAS

    Master Cylinder

    • Remove master cylinder from vehicle.
    • Remove cylinder pin, Fig. .
    • Push piston inward, then remove snap ring.
    • Apply pressure to piston assembly while Inserting a small screwdriver into window of piston retainer and raise piston retainer latch, Fig. .
    • Remove primary and secondary piston assemblies. Do not disassemble pistons. if disassembled, the spring settings will change.
    • Inspect master cylinder inside diameter to piston clearance, Service limit is not to exceed 0.043 inch.
    • Clean all parts with clean brake fluid, do...

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Subaru Legacy AUTOMOBILES

    Subaru -> Fuel Filter Scheduled Maintenance -> 1994-04 Except 2004 Impreza WRX STi -> Normal Service -> Severe Service
    Vehicle: 1997 Subaru Legacy LSI 2.5 H4 GAS

    Normal Service

    Replace ...

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Subaru Legacy AUTOMOBILES

    CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace -> Front -> Rear
    Vehicle: 1997 Subaru Legacy Postal 2.2 H4 GAS

    Front

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Raise and support vehicle and support it with safety stands in proper locations.
    • Remove wheel nuts and front wheels.
    • Unstake hub nut using suitable tool.
    • Remove driveshaft locknut from front hub while depressing brake pedal. Remove wheel before loosening axle nut.
    • Remove stabilizer link from front arm.
    • Disconnect transverse link from housing.
    • Remove spring pin which secures transmission spindle and install new spring upon installation.
    • Remove front driveshaft assembly. If driveshaft is hard to remove use suitable puller to aid in removal.
    • Remo...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Subaru Legacy AUTOMOBILES

    Starter, Replace
    Vehicle: 1997 Subaru Legacy L 2.2 H4 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Disconnect solenoid wiring at starter.
    • Remo...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Subaru Legacy AUTOMOBILES

    Subaru -> Electronic Brake Force Distribution (EBD) Warning ->
    Vehicle: 1997 Subaru Legacy Brighton 2.2 H4 GAS

    If the Brake System warning lamp and the Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) warning lamp illuminate simultaneously while driving the vehicle, a malfunction in the EBD system is indicated. If both warning lamps illuminate, stop the vehicle in the nearest flat safe place. Turn the engine off and apply the parking brake. Restart the engine and release the parking brake, if both the warning lamp...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Subaru Legacy AUTOMOBILES

    Heater Hose, Replace -> Bypass -> Inlet -> Outlet
    Vehicle: 1997 Subaru Legacy Postal 2.2 H4 GAS

    Inlet

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Drain cooling system into a suitable container by loosening drain plug of radiator.
    • Reposition hose clamp at heater core.
    • Remove hose from heater core.
    • Reposition hose clamp at cylinder head.
    • Remove hose from cylinder head.
    • Remove hose from vehicle.
    • Reverse procedure to install.

    Outlet

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Drain cooling system into a suitable container by loosening drain plug of radiator.
    • Reposition hose clam...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1997 Subaru Legacy AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 1997 Subaru Legacy Outback 2.5 H4 GAS

    • Remove drive belt cover. Wipe off any oil or water on belt and pulley.
    • Loosen lockbolt on slider bolt.
    • Loosen slider bolt.
    • ...

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    COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1997 Subaru Legacy AUTOMOBILES

    Component location diagrams for most 1997 Subaru Legacy cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    Bulkhead Wiring Harness Connector Locations Diagram for 1997 Subaru Legacy Outback 2.5 H4 GASBulkhead Wiring Harness Connector Locations Diagram for 1997 Subaru Legacy Outback 2.5 H4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Shift-Lock Control Module
  • Data Link Connector
  • Transmission Control Module
  • Main Relay
  • Combination Switch
  • Rear Wiring Harness Connector Locations Diagram for 1997 Subaru Legacy Brighton 2.2 H4 GASRear Wiring Harness Connector Locations Diagram for 1997 Subaru Legacy Brighton 2.2 H4 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Power Window Main Switch
  • Front Door Lock Actuator RH
  • Front Door Lock Actuator LH
  • Front Door Speaker LH
  • Front Door Speaker RH
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1997 Subaru Legacy AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1997 Subaru Legacy cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1997 Subaru Legacy Outback 2.5 H4 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 Subaru Legacy Outback 2.5 H4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Symbol Identification
  • 1997 Subaru Legacy GT 2.5 H4 GAS Wiring Diagram1997 Subaru Legacy GT 2.5 H4 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Lighting Switch
  • Headlight RH
  • Headlight LH
  • Dimmer And Passing Switch
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1997 Subaru Legacy AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1997 Subaru Legacy cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: EVAPORATIVE EMISSION SYSTEM DIAGNOSTIC INFORMATION
    Vehicle: 1997 Subaru Legacy L 2.2 H4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Document: REMANUFACTURED TRANSAXLES PROGRAM - REVISED
    Vehicle: 1997 Subaru Legacy L 2.2 H4 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Automatic Trans, Coolers, Torque Converter
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1997 Subaru Legacy AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1997 Subaru Legacy cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 1997 Subaru Legacy cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 1997 Subaru Legacy cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 1997 Subaru Legacy cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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