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  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 1
    Foreword Congratulations on choosing a SUBARU vehicle. This Owner's Manual has all the information necessary to keep your SUBARU in...whom you purchased your SUBARU or the nearest SUBARU dealer. The information, specifications and illustrations found in this manual are those in effect at the time of ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 2
    This manual describes the following types of the Legacy series. 1 2 3 4 000138 1) 2) 3) 4) Legacy Sedan Legacy Station wagon OUTBACK Sedan OUTBACK Station wagon
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 3
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 4
    ... America, Inc. and sold at retail by an authorized SUBARU dealer in the United States come with the following ..., Inc. and sold at retail by an authorized SUBARU dealer in Canada come with the following warranties: SUBARU Limited Warranty Anti-Corrosion Warranty Emission Control Warranty All warranty ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 5
    ... This chapter informs you when you need to take your SUBARU to the dealer for scheduled maintenance and informs you how to ...well as all other portions of this manual carefully in order to gain a better understanding of how to use your SUBARU vehicle safely. 000013 A WARNING indicates a situation in...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 6
    ... Cigarette lighter Seat heater Child restraint lower anchorages Rear window wiper and washer Lights Parking lights, tail... Windshield defroster and foot outlets Windshield defroster Rear window defogger/Outside mirror defogger Air recirculation Outside air Engine oil Name Windshield wiper and washer
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 7
    ...lock (Transmitter) Door unlock (Transmitter) Trunk lid (Sedan) or rear gate (Station wagon) (Transmitter) Name Safety precautions when driving Seatbelt and SRS ..., seatbelt and SRS airbags" in chapter 1 of this owner's manual for instructions and precautions concerning the seatbelt system ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 8
    ...child safety locks whenever a child rides in the rear seat. Serious injury could result ...and small children should always be placed in the REAR seat in an infant or child restraint system ... statistics, children are safer when properly restrained in the rear seating positions than in the front seating ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 9
    ...(Supplemental Restraint System airbag)", and "Seatbelts" in chapter 1 of this owner's manual for instructions and precautions concerning the child restraint system,...time you suspect that exhaust fumes are entering the vehicle, have the problem checked and corrected as soon as possible. If you...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 10
    ...make you drowsy or otherwise affect your ability to safely operate a motor vehicle. If you have a medical condition that requires you ... and may even violate governmental regulations. In addition, damage or performance problems resulting from modification may not be covered under warranties. Driving ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 11
    ... vehicle. Restrain a pet with a special traveling harness which can be secured to the rear seat with a seatbelt or use a pet carrier which can be secured to the rear seat by routing a seatbelt through the carrier's handle. Never restrain pets or pet carriers in the ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 12
    ... and SRS airbags Keys and doors Instruments and controls Climate control Audio Interior equipment Starting and operating Driving tips In case of emergency Appearance care Maintenance and service Specifications Consumer information and Reporting safety defects Index 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 13
    10 Illustrated index Exterior 1 2 3 4 5 6 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) 7) 8) 9) 10) 11) 12) 13) Engine hood lock release (page 11-4) Headlight switch (page 3-31) Bulb replacement (page 11-49) Wiper switch (page 3-35) Moonroof (page 2-25) Roof rail (page 8-14) Door locks (page 2-4) Tire pressure (page 11-35)...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 14
    11 1 2 3 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) 7) 8) 9) 1 2 3 Rear window defogger button (page 3-38) Fuel filler lid and cap (page 7-4) Child ... 9-13) Towing hook (page 9-13) Trunk lid (page 2-21) Rear gate (page 2-24) Bulb replacement (page 11-51) Rear wiper blade assembly and rubber replacement (page 3-37) 4 5 6...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 15
    12 Interior Passenger compartment area 1 2 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) Lower anchorages for child restraint system (page 1-32) Seatbelt (page 1-11) Center console (page 6-5) Front seat (page 1-2) Rear seat (page 1-7) 5 4 3 000073
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 16
    13 1 2 3 4 1 5 1 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) Top tether anchorages (page 1-36) Dome lights (page 6-2) Sun visors (page 6-3) Cargo area light (page 6-2) Rear center seatbelt (page 1-17) Cargo area cover (page 6-12) 6 000177 - CONTINUED -
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 17
    ...(page 3-26) Clock (page 3-25) Dashboard storage compartment (page 6-4) Navigation system (if equipped) (See navigation system instruction manual.) Glove box (page 6-4) Hazard warning flasher switch (page 3-5) Audio (page 5-1) Climate control (...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 18
    15 Instrument panel 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) 7) 8) 9) 10) 11) 12) 13) 14) Door locks (page 2-4) Illumination brightness control (page 3-33) Remote control mirror (page 3-41) Windshield wiper deicer (page 3-38) Vehicle Dynamics Control OFF switch (page 7-32) Light control lever (page 3-31) ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 19
    ... 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 11 10 9 5 4 8 3 2 Parking light switch (page 3-33) Windshield wiper (page 3-34) Mist (page 3-36) Windshield washer (page 3-35) Rear window wiper and washer switch (page 3-37) 6) Wiper control lever (page 3-35) 7) Light control lever (page 3-31) 8) Fog light switch (page 3-34) 9)...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 20
    17 Combination meter U.S.-spec. vehicles 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) Temperature gauge (page 3-9/page 3-13) Tachometer (page 3-8/page 3-12) Speedometer (page 3-6/page 3-10) Fuel gauge (page 3-8/page 3-12) Trip meter A/B selection and trip meter reset knob (page 3-7/page 311) Trip meter and odometer (page 3-7/ ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 21
    18 Canada-spec. vehicles 1 2 3 4 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) 7) 8) Temperature gauge (page 3-9/page 3-13) Tachometer (page 3-8/page 3-12) Speedometer (page 3-6/page 3-10) Fuel gauge (page 3-8/page 3-12) Trip meter A/B selection and trip meter reset knob (page 3-7/page 311) Trip meter and odometer (page ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 22
    ... airbag system warning light CHECK ENGINE warning light/Malfunction indicator lamp Charge warning light Oil pressure warning light AT OIL temperature warning light (if equipped) or ABS warning light Brake system warning light Door open warning light ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 23
    20 Trunk/cargo area 1) 2) 3) Jack handle (page 9-18) Jack (page 9-18) Spare tire (page 9-2) 1 2 3 1 3 2 000147
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 24
    21 Function settings A SUBARU dealer can change the settings of the functions shown in the following... your personal requirements. Contact the nearest SUBARU dealer for details. If your vehicle... the monitor. For details, please refer to the Owner's Manual supplement for the monitor. Item Alarm system...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 25
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 26
    ...seatbelt and SRS airbags Front seats ...Manual seat ...Power seat (if equipped)...restraint adjustment ...Active head restraint ...Lumbar support (if equipped) ... 1-2 1-3 1-4 1-4 1-5 1-6 1-6 Installing child restraint... passenger, and window-side rear passengers ...Subaru advanced frontal airbag system...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 27
    .... Before adjusting the seat, make sure the hands and feet of rear seat passengers are clear of the adjusting mechanism. Seatbelts provide maximum ...for the child's age, height and weight. Secure ALL types of child restraint devices (including forward facing child seat) in the REAR seats at all times...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 28
    ... statistics, children are safer when properly restrained in the rear seating positions than in the front seating positions. For instructions and precautions concerning child ..., and both can result in serious internal injury or death. Manual seat Fore and aft adjustment 100085 100245 100244 Pull ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 29
    1-4 Seat, seatbelt and SRS airbags The seatback placed in a reclined position can spring back upward with force when released. When operating the reclining lever to return the seatback, hold it lightly so that it may be raised back gradually. Seat cushion height adjustment (driver's seat) Power ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 30
    ...seat height, pull up or push down the rear end of the control switch. To raise the head ... Never drive the vehicle with the head restraints removed because they are designed to reduce the risk ... neck injury in the event that the vehicle is struck from the rear. To adjust the seat cushion angle, pull...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 31
    ... in a rear-end collision, have an authorized SUBARU dealer inspect the active head restraints. 100089 Lumbar support (if equipped) The front seats of your vehicle are ... the lever forward or backward. Pulling the lever forward will increase the amount of support for your lower back.
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 32
    ... SRS airbags 1-7 Seat heater (if equipped) When the vehicle's interior is warmed enough or before you leave the vehicle, be sure to turn the switch off. Rear seats 100661 The seat heater operates when the ignition switch is either in the "ACC" or "ON" position. Each seat heater has ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 33
    ..., seatbelt and SRS airbags Folding down the rear seat - Station wagon 100094 After returning the rear seat to its original position, be certain to place all of the seatbelts and the tab ... visible. Never allow passengers to ride on the folded rear seatback or in the cargo area. Doing so may...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 34
    ... Rear windows side seating position Rear center seating position The head restraint is not ...your sitting height. Station wagon 200290 Sedan To raise the head restraint, pull it up.... pressing the release button on the top of the seatback. When the rear center seating position is occupied, place ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 35
    ... of serious injury, passengers must never be allowed to sit on the center armrest while the vehicle is in motion. Loading long objects (Sedan) 200291 Sedan 200292 200286 Station wagon Folding down the armrest and opening the seatback panel affords a loading space for long objects. To open the...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 36
    ... not as effective in preventing or reducing injury. Each seatbelt is designed to support only one person. Never use a single belt for ...is appropriate for the child's height and weight. Secure ALL types of child restraint devices (including forward facing child seats) in the REAR seats at all times....
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 37
    ... According to accident statistics, children are safer when properly restrained in the rear seating positions than in the front seating positions. For instructions and precautions concerning the child restraint system, see the "Child restraint systems"...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 38
    ... Locking Retractor (ALR) mode. When the child restraint system is removed, make sure that the retractor is restored to the Emergency Locking Retractor (ELR) function by allowing the seatbelt to retract fully. For instructions on how to convert the retractor to the ALR mode and restore it ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 39
    ... canceling the warning operation, please contact your SUBARU dealer. If there is no passenger on... them again. For adjusting procedure, refer to the "Manual seat" in the front seats section in Chapter ... described above, immediately contact your SUBARU dealer for an inspection. NOTE If the driver ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 40
    Seat, seatbelt and SRS airbags 1-15 Fastening the seatbelt Never use a belt that is twisted or reversed. In an accident, this can increase the risk or severity of injury. Keep the lap belt as low as possible on your hips. In a collision, this spreads the force of the lap belt over stronger hip ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 41
    1-16 Seat, seatbelt and SRS airbags Adjusting the front seat shoulder belt anchor height When wearing the seatbelts, make sure the shoulder portion of the webbing does not pass over your neck. If it does, adjust the seatbelt anchor to a lower position. Placing the shoulder belt over the neck may ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 42
    Seat, seatbelt and SRS airbags 1-17 Rear seatbelts (except rear center seatbelt on Station wagon) 1. Sit well back in the seat. 2...., make sure that the belts are retracted properly to avoid catching the belt webbing in the door. Rear center seatbelt on Station wagon model 1 4 2 4. To make the lap ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 43
    1-18 Seat, seatbelt and SRS airbags 100108 100109 100734 Rear center seatbelt is stowed in the recess of the ceiling. Fastening the seatbelt with...in position in an accident, possibly resulting in serious injury or death. 1. Remove the connector (tongue) plate from the slot located at the front of...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 44
    Seat, seatbelt and SRS airbags 1-19 If the belt stops before reaching the buckle, return the belt slightly and pull it out more slowly. If the belt still cannot be unlocked, let the belt retract slightly after giving it a strong pull, then pull it out slowly again. 100735 100114 2. Pull out the...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 45
    ... buckle (on the left-hand side) to unfasten the seatbelt. 2. Allow the retractor to roll up the belt. You should hold the webbing end and guide it back into the retractor while it is rolling up. Neatly store the tongue plate in the recess on the ceiling and then insert the connector (tongue) plate ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 46
    ...damage to the trim. Keep the belts free of polishes, oils, chemicals and particularly battery acid... a moderate to severe frontal collision. The pretensioner sensor also serves as a SRS frontal airbag.... If the sensor detects a certain predetermined amount of force during a frontal collision, the front...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 47
    ... must be replaced and only by an authorized SUBARU dealer. When replacing seatbelt retractor assemblies, use only genuine SUBARU parts. If either front seatbelt does not ... due to a malfunction or activation of the pretensioner, contact your SUBARU dealer as To obtain maximum protection, occupants ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 48
    ... module (Front passenger's side) Curtain airbag sensor (Rear wheel house right-hand ... Immediately take your vehicle to your nearest SUBARU dealer to have the system checked. Unless ...retractor assembly or scrapping the entire vehicle damaged by a collision, consult your SUBARU dealer. - CONTINUED ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 49
    ...pretensioner does not operate, contact your SUBARU dealer as soon as possible. Installation of a tire ... in this Owner's Manual. Precautions against vehicle modification Always consult your SUBARU dealer ...near the front seatbelt retractors, have an authorized SUBARU dealer perform the work. Do not...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 50
    ...system, carefully follow the manufacturer's instructions. According to accident statistics, children are safer when properly restrained in the rear seating positions than in...You should use an infant or child restraint system that meets Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards or Canada Motor Vehicle ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 51
    ...an upper anchorage (tether anchorage) are provided in this position. Some types of child restraints might not be able to be ...by the passenger's airbag. B: Rear seat, window-side seating positions Recommended positions for all types of child restraint systems. In these positions, Automatic/Emergency...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 52
    ...secure ALL types of child restraint devices (including forward facing child seats) in the REAR ... meet all applicable requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards for United States or Canada Motor Vehicle Safety Standards for Canada. It can be identified by looking for the label on the child...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 53
    ... airbags Installing child restraint systems with A/ELR seatbelt ing the instructions provided by its manufacturer. 3. Insert the tongue plate into the ... When you install a child restraint system, follow the manufacturer's instructions supplied with it. After installing the child restraint system, ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 54
    ... confirm that it cannot be pulled out (ALR properly functioning). 8. To remove the child restraint system, press the release button on the ... shoulder belt through or around the child restraint system following the instructions provided by its manufacturer. 3. Insert the tongue plate into the buckle ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 55
    ... it down into the seat cushion and then tightening the seatbelt. 7. Pull at the shoulder portion of the belt to confirm that it cannot be pulled out (ALR properly functioning). Sedan 100263 Station wagon 8. If the child restraint system requires a top tether, latch the hook onto the top teth-
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 56
    ... and tighten the top tether. See the "Top tether anchorages" for additional instructions. Installing a booster seat When you install a child restraint system, follow the manufacturer's instructions supplied with it. After installing the child restraint system, check to ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 57
    1-32 Seat, seatbelt and SRS airbags following the instructions provided by its manufacturer. 3. Insert the tongue plate into the buckle until ...occupants as well as result in serious injuries or death to the child. 100142 4. To remove the booster seat, press the release button on the seatbelt buckle...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 58
    ... 1-33 When you install a child restraint system, follow the manufacturer's instructions supplied with it. After installing the child restraint system, check to ... of an accident may be increased. Some types of child restraint systems can be installed on the rear seat of your vehicle without use of ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 59
    ...positions (middle and both window-side ones) of the rear seat. When you install a child restraint system, follow the manufacturer's instructions supplied with...will find marks " " at the bottom of the rear seat seatbacks. These marks in- 100519 1. Sedan: Make the clearance between
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 60
    ... system. 100520 100656 100655 Station wagon: Remove the two covers from the selected side of the rear seatback to expose the anchorages (... be used for installation of the child restraint system. 2. While following the instructions supplied by the child restraint system manufacturer, connect the ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 61
    ... child restraint system, follow the reverse procedures of installation. If you have any question concerning this type of child restraint system, ask your SUBARU dealer. 100269 TOP TETHER Three tether anchorages, i.e., ones for the right, ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 62
    ... SRS airbags 1-37 To hook the top tether Sedan TOP TETHER 200309 200290 2. Open ...If the top tether still cannot be fastened tightly, remove the head restraint. Station wagon ...upper anchorage. 4. Tighten the top tether securely. 1. Remove the head restraint at the seating position where the child ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 63
    ... driver, front passenger, and window-side rear passengers Your vehicle is equipped with a supplemental ... each front seating position and each rear window-side seating positions. The supplemental ... the cover flaps to use the anchorages. Always remove the head restraint when mounting a child restraint ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 64
    .... The system also controls front seatbelt pretensioners. For operation instructions and precautions concerning the seatbelt pretensioner, see the "Front seatbelt pretensioners" section in this chapter. For instructions and precautions concerning the seatbelt system, see the "...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 65
    ..., children are safer when properly restrained in the rear seating positions than in the front seating positions. For instructions and precautions concerning the..., some smoke will be released. This smoke could cause breathing problems for people with a history of asthma or other breathing trouble. If ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 66
    ... 15 Sedan 13 100669 1) Airbag control module (including impact sensors) 2) Frontal ... (front passenger's side) 4) Front sub sensor (left-hand side) 5) Front sub... passenger's side) 13)Curtain airbag sensor (rear wheel house right-hand side) 14)Curtain airbag sensor (rear wheel house left-hand side...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 67
    ...8 6 18 19 2 23 1 4 3 5 1) Airbag control module (including impact sensors) 2) Frontal airbag module (driver's side) 3) Frontal ... pretensioner (front passenger's side) 13)Curtain airbag sensor (rear wheel house right-hand side) 14)Curtain airbag sensor (rear wheel house left-hand side) 15)Curtain ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 68
    Seat, seatbelt and SRS airbags 1-43 Subaru advanced frontal airbag system Your vehicle ... Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) No. 208. The Subaru advanced frontal airbag system automatically determines ... and tag. Always wear your seatbelt. The subaru advanced frontal airbag system is a supplemental ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 69
    1-44 Seat, seatbelt and SRS airbags It is also important to wear your seatbelt to help avoid injuries that can result when the SRS airbag contacts an occupant not in proper position such as one thrown toward the front of the vehicle during preaccident braking. 100125 100155 Never hold a child on...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 70
    ... buckle switch and/or the seat position sensor to malfunction, preventing the Subaru advanced frontal airbag ... light is on, have the system inspected by your SUBARU dealer immediately if the SRS airbag ... and seatbelt pretensioner are not controlled by the Subaru advanced frontal airbag system. Front ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 71
    ... as an audio amplifier) other than a genuine SUBARU accessory under the front passenger’s seat.... and seatbelt pretensioner are not controlled by the Subaru advanced frontal airbag system. Passengerମ. passenger’s SRS frontal airbag determined by the Subaru advanced frontal airbag system monitoring....
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 72
    ... SRS FRONTAL AIRBAG IS DEACTIVATED. Be sure to install it in the REAR seat in a correct manner. Also, it is strongly ... a child restraint system be also seated in the REAR seat. This is because children sitting in the front ... in the seatback pocket. Do not allow the rear seat occupant to place his/her ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 73
    ... rear seat and immediately contact your SUBARU dealer for an inspection. cator illuminates while the ... rear seat and immediately contact your SUBARU dealer for an inspection. Even if the system has... small adult is seated in the front passenger's seat, the Subaru advanced frontal airbag system may or...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 74
    ...the rear seat and immediately contact your SUBARU dealer for an inspection. Effect vehicle modifications made for persons with disabilities may have on Subaru advanced frontal airbag system operation ... If you are in such an area, please contact the Subaru distributor or dealer from which you bought ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 75
    ... mean failure of the system. If the front sub sensors inside both front fenders and ...both driver's and front passenger's modules) instructing the module(s) to inflate the SRS frontal airbag... function only when the ignition switch is in the "ON" position. The Subaru advanced frontal airbag sys-...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 76
    ...in the passenger compartment during a collision. That level differs from one type of collision to another, and it may have no bearing on ... passenger's SRS frontal airbag(s) will most likely deploy. Examples of the types of accidents in which it is possible that the driver's/driver's and front ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 77
    ... or knocked hard against an obstacle on the road such as a curb). Examples of the types of accidents in which deployment of the driver's/ driver's and front passenger's...airbag(s) may not deploy depending on the level of accident forces involved. 100278 There are many types of collisions which
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 78
    Seat, seatbelt and SRS airbags 1-53 Examples of the types of accidents in which the driver's/driver's and front passenger's SRS frontal airbag(s) ... stored in the roof side (between the front pillar and a point over the rear seat). An "SRS AIRBAG" mark is located at the top of each center ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 79
    ... with SRS curtain airbags, do not sit or lean unnecessarily close to the front or rear door on either side. The SRS curtain airbag on each side of the ... in the roof side (between the front pillar and a point over the rear seat), and it provides protection by deploying rapidly (faster than the blink ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 80
    ... passenger's SRS frontal airbag, children aged 12 and under should be placed in the rear seat anyway and should be properly restrained at all times. Never allow a child to kneel on the front and rear passenger's seat facing the side window. In the event of an accident,...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 81
    ... microphone or any other accessory to a front pillar, a center pillar, a rear pillar, the windshield, a side window, an assist grip, or any ... wheel and instrument panel. An impact sensor is located in each of the left and right center pillars and rear wheel houses. If a center pillar impact sensor
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 82
    ...side to inflate regardless of whether the rear wheel house impact sensor on the same side senses an impact. If it is a rear wheel house impact sensor alone that senses a sufficiently strong ...visible damage done to the vehicle itself. Example of the type of accident in which the SRS side airbag ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 83
    1-58 Seat, seatbelt and SRS airbags Examples of the types of accidents in which the SRS side airbag and SRS curtain airbag are unlikely to... from a motorcycle. The vehicle rolls onto its side or roof. 4 3 There are many types of collisions which might not necessarily require SRS side airbag and SRS ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 84
    Seat, seatbelt and SRS airbags 1-59 Examples of the types of accidents in which the SRS side airbag and SRS curtain airbag will ... "ON" position. The following components are monitored by the indicator: Front sub sensor (Right-hand side) - CONTINUED - 1) The vehicle is involved in frontal ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 85
    ... Immediately take your vehicle to your nearest SUBARU dealer to have the system checked. Unless ...entire vehicle damaged by a collision, consult your SUBARU dealer. The SRS airbag has no ...servicing of the SRS airbag, see your nearest SUBARU dealer. Tampering with or disconnecting the system's wiring ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 86
    ... following, have an authorized SUBARU dealer perform the work. The SRS airbag control module, impact sensors and airbag modules are stored in these areas. ..., replacement of the system should be performed only by an authorized SUBARU dealer. When the components of the SRS airbag system are ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 87
    ...or side sill protectors, etc.) other than genuine SUBARU accessory parts to the side body. Always consult your SUBARU dealer if you want to install any accessory parts on your...plow, skid plate, etc.) other than genuine SUBARU accessory parts. Modification of the suspension system or front...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 88
    ...mode ...Passive arming ...Tripped sensor identification ...Shock sensors (dealer option) ... 2-16 2-17 ... transmitters ... 2-7 2-8 2-9 2-9 2-9 2-9 2-10 2-10 2-10 2-11 Rear gate (Station wagon) ...2-24 Moonroof... equipped) ...2-25 Tilting/sliding moonroof (Sedan) ...Moonroof (Station wagon) ...2-26 2-27...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 89
    ... "Immobilizer" section in this chapter. Key number 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) Master key Submaster key Valet key Key number plate Security ID plate Three types of keys are provided for your vehicle. Master key, submaster key and valet key. The master key and submaster key fit all locks on your vehicle. ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 90
    ...to the following security precautions: Never leave your vehicle unattended with its keys inside. Before leaving your vehicle, close all windows and lock the doors and rear gate (Station wagon). Do not leave spare keys or any record of your key number in the vehicle. 1 2 200701 1) Key number plate...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 91
    ...keys with your immobilizer system, contact your SUBARU dealer. 200835 The security indicator light... be faulty. If this occurs, contact your SUBARU dealer as soon as possible. In case an unauthorized... from the outside with the key, turn the key toward the rear. To unlock the door, turn the key toward...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 92
    ... ("LOCK" side) and then close the door. In this case, all closed doors and the rear gate (Station wagon) are locked at the same time. Always make sure that all doors and the rear gate are locked before leaving your vehicle. Keep all doors locked when you drive...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 93
    ... of illumination to prevent the battery from going dead. The operational/non-operational setting of this function can be changed by a SUBARU dealer. Contact the nearest SUBARU dealer if you would ..., please make sure that all doors and the rear gate (Station wagon) are completely closed. The ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 94
    ...with key lock-in prevention function non-operative If the lock lever is turned to the rear ("LOCK") position with the driver's door open and the ... operative/non-operative setting can be changed by a SUBARU dealer. Contact a SUBARU dealer for details. Remote keyless entry...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 95
    ... unlocking the doors (and trunk lid on the Sedan) without key Unlocking the rear gate on the Station wagon without key Unlocking the trunk lid on the Sedan without key ...in areas near a facility or electronic equipment emitting strong radio waves such as a power plant, broadcast station, ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 96
    ... 30 seconds if any of the doors or the rear gate (Station wagon) is not opened.... to the middle position in order for this function to operate. A SUBARU dealer can change the illumination period ... in accordance with your preference. Contact the nearest SUBARU dealer for details. 200900 Vehicle finder...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 97
    ...driver's seat and shut all doors and the rear gate. 2. Hold down the UNLOCK side of the... You may have the above settings done by your SUBARU dealer. To replace the battery: 200714 200902 A ... you may turn Do not let dust, oil or water get on or in the transmitter when replacing the battery. When ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 98
    ... 1) Negative (-) side facing up 3. Replace with a new battery (Type CR2025 or equivalent) making sure to install the new battery with ... procedure: 1. Firmly close the doors and the rear gate (Station wagon) or trunk lid (Sedan). 2. Open the driver's door, sit on the driver's seat, and close ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 99
    2-12 Keys and doors then turn it from the "LOCK" position to the "ON" position 10 times within 15 seconds. NOTE When you complete step 2), an electronic tone will sound once. If you do not perform steps 1) and 2) within 45 seconds, an error will occur. An electronic tone will not sound. ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 100
    ...the system), perform the procedure beginning with part 4. When you have finished programming all of the necessary transmitter codes into the system, remove the key from the ignition switch. 11.Test every registered transmitter to confirm correct operation. Deleting old transmitter codes The control ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 101
    ... set the system for deactivation yourself or have it done by your SUBARU dealer. lid Opening a door, ...as forced entry (only vehicles with shock sensors (dealer option)) NOTE Activating and deactivating ... to sound for a maximum of 3 minutes. If the door (or the rear gate/trunk lid) is closed while ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 102
    ... have the above setting change done by your SUBARU dealer. If you have accidentally ...flash five times to alert you that the doors (or the rear gate) are not properly closed. When you ...sure that the engine hood (and the trunk lid on the Sedan) are locked. 200835 6. Briefly press the " " button ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 103
    ...time can be eliminated if you prefer. Have it performed by your SUBARU dealer. If your vehicle is a Sedan and you unlock the trunk ...using the remote transmitter. Any door (including the rear gate of a Station wagon or the trunk of a Sedan) is opened. Ignition switch is turned ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 104
    ... have been closed. Failure to lock the doors manually will result in a higher security risk. 1. Turn the... remote transmitter. Note that in this mode, DOORS MUST BE MANUALLY LOCKED. To enter the passive mode If ... arming mode, have it done by your SUBARU dealer. 1 2 4. Before closing the doors, lock ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 105
    ..., both lasting approximately 30 seconds. If you desire, your SUBARU dealer can connect them and set them for activation or ... from trains You can have the sensitivity of the shock sensors adjusted to your preference by your SUBARU dealer. 200247 Each rear door has a child safety lock that prevents ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 106
    ... the "ON" position. 200844 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) Lock switch For driver's window For front passenger's window For rear left passenger's window For rear right passenger's window 1) Open 2) Automatically open All door windows can be controlled by the power ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 107
    2-20 Keys and doors To open the passengers' windows, push the appropriate switch down and hold it until the window reaches the desired position. Locking the passengers' windows 200845 To close: Pull the switch up lightly and hold it. The window will close as long as the switch is held. ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 108
    Keys and doors 2-21 Passengers' side switches 2 2 1 1 Trunk lid (Sedan) To prevent dangerous exhaust gas from entering the vehicle, always keep ... children. 200849 200848 Front passenger's window switch 1) Open 2) Close Rear passengers' window switches 1) Open 2) Close To open the window,...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 109
    ...luggage in the trunk from being stolen. To lock the trunk lid release lever, insert the master key or sub key into the key cylinder at the rear of the release lever and turn it counterclockwise. To unlock the trunk lid release lever, turn the key clockwise. 200852 Internal trunk lid release handle...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 110
    Keys and doors 2-23 Never allow any child to get in the trunk and play with the release handle. If the driver starts the vehicle without knowing that a child is inside the trunk and the child opens the lid using the release handle, the child could fall out and be killed or seriously injured. ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 111
    2-24 Keys and doors SUBARU dealer. In that case, use the key to release the latch, then...or handle base is cracked, contact your SUBARU dealer. Rear gate (Station wagon) 200401 200260 ...while holding the recessed grip. Also avoid closing the rear gate by pulling on the recessed grip from inside the ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 112
    ... by deliberately placing part of your body in the moonroof. NOTE Should the rear gate be unable to be unlocked due to a discharged battery, a fault in the door locking/unlocking system or other causes, you can unlock it by manually operating the rear gate lock release lever. For the ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 113
    2-26 Keys and doors Tilting/sliding moonroof (Sedan) Tilt function NOTE One-touch operation does not take place when ...down 200857 The tilting function will only operate when the moonroof is fully closed. Push the rear side of the "Tilt" switch to raise the moonroof. Push the front side of the...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 114
    ...front moonroof has a tilting function and the rear moonroof has a sliding function. Both ... or push it to the "CLOSE" side. To fully open the rear moonroof, tilt up the front moonroof... to the "OPEN" side and quickly release it. The rear moonroof will stop at a position approximately 6.7 in (17...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 115
    2-28 Keys and doors switch to the "CLOSE" side then quickly release it. The rear moonroof will stop at a position approximately 5.9 in (15 cm) before its fully ... switch to the "CLOSE" side again and quickly release it. The rear moonroof will fully close. The front moonroof can then be fully ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 116
    ......CHECK ENGINE warning light/Malfunction indicator lamp ...Charge warning light ...Oil pressure warning light ...AT OIL ...Tachometer ...Fuel gauge ...Temperature gauge ... 3-5 3-5 3-5 3-6 3-6 3-7 3-7 3-8 3-8 3-9 Meters and gauges (Non-turbo models) ...Combination meter illumination ...Canceling the...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 117
    ...3-41 Clock ...Information display (Vehicle without Navigation System) ...Outside temperature indicator ...Current fuel... washer ...Windshield wiper and washer switches ...Rear window wiper and washer switch ...37 Windshield wiper deicer (if equipped) ...Rear window defogger button ...Mirrors ...Inside ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 118
    ... to steer. Before leaving the vehicle, always remove the key from the ignition switch for safety and .... LOCK The key can only be inserted or removed in this position. The ignition switch will lock the steering... left as you turn the key. Automatic transmission vehicles 300259 NOTE Keep the ignition...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 119
    3-4 Instruments and controls Manual transmission vehicles START Do not turn the ignition switch to the "START" position while the engine is ... or a metallic key holder. ACC In this position the electrical accessories (radio, accessory power outlet, etc.) can be used. NOTE ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 120
    ... opens and the key is in the "LOCK" or "ACC" positions. The chime stops when the key is removed from the ignition switch. Hazard warning flasher Meters and gauges (Turbo models) NOTE Liquid-crystal displays are used in some of the meters and...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 121
    3-6 Instruments and controls Canceling the function for meter/gauge needle movement and combination meter sequential illumination upon turning on the ignition switch To change the current setting, press the trip knob for at least two seconds. : Activated : Deactivated "LOCK" position, turn the ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 122
    Instruments and controls 3-7 Odometer Double trip meter To set the trip meter to zero, select the A trip or B trip meter by pushing the knob and keep the knob pushed for more than 2 seconds. If you press the trip knob when the ignition switch is in the "LOCK" position, the odometer/trip ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 123
    ... communication system fault indication The vehicle communication system carries various types of information (vehicle speed, running conditions, etc.) to ... " ". If the trip meter shows " ", immediately contact the nearest SUBARU dealer and have the vehicle communication system inspected. The ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 124
    Instruments and controls 3-9 "LOCK" position and back to the "ON" position, the rim will again flash five times. NOTE tank is replenished up to an internal fuel quantity of approximately 4.0 US gal (15 liters, 3.3 lmp gal). The coolant temperature will vary in accordance with the ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 125
    3-10 Instruments and controls Meters and gauges (Non-turbo models) NOTE Liquid-crystal displays are used in some of the meters and gauges in the combination meter. You will find their indications hard to see if you wear polarized glasses. ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 126
    Instruments and controls 3-11 Odometer Double trip meter To set the trip meter to zero, select the A trip or B trip meter by pushing the knob and keep the knob pushed for more than 2 seconds. If you press the trip knob when the ignition switch is in the "LOCK" position, the odometer/trip ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 127
    ... communication system fault indication The vehicle communication system carries various types of information (vehicle speed, running conditions, etc.) to ... ". If the trip meter shows " ", immediately contact the nearest SUBARU dealer and have the vehicle communication system inspected. Fuel ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 128
    Instruments and controls 3-13 door, the fuel gauge needle will drop to the "E" position and the dial, needle, and rim will go off. NOTE NOTE This light does not go out unless the tank is replenished up to an internal fuel quantity of approximately 4.0 US gal (15 liters, 3,3 lmp gal). ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 129
    ...warning light / Malfunction indicator lamp : Charge warning light : Oil pressure warning light : AT OIL temperature warning light (AT vehicles) / : ABS warning light equipped) : Cruise control ... of the corresponding system. Consult your authorized SUBARU dealer for repair. : Vehicle Dynamics Control...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 130
    Instruments and controls 3-15 100254 Driver's warning light has not yet fastened the seatbelt(s) when the ignition switch is turned to the "ON" position, the seatbelt warning light(s) will flash for 6 seconds, to warn that the seatbelt(s) is/are unfastened. If the driver's seatbelt is ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 131
    ...adjust them again. For adjusting procedure, refer to the "Manual seat" in the front seats section in chapter ...actions described above, immediately contact your SUBARU dealer for an inspection. If the warning light ... take your vehicle to your nearest SUBARU dealer to have the system checked. Unless...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 132
    ... lit or extinguished simultaneously, the system is faulty. Contact your SUBARU dealer immediately for an inspection. CHECK ENGINE warning light/Malfunction .... You should have your vehicle checked by an authorized SUBARU dealer immediately. - CONTINUED - The front passenger's frontal airbag ON...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 133
    ... should have your vehicle checked by an authorized SUBARU dealer immediately. is not working properly. ... If the engine oil is at the proper level but the light remains on, contact your nearest SUBARU ... light remains on, contact your nearest SUBARU dealer immediately. AT OIL TEMPerature warning light ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 134
    ... warning light flash, have the system inspected by your nearest SUBARU dealer as soon as possible. If this light comes on ... road wheels. Contact your SUBARU dealer as soon as possible for tire and sensor replacement and/or system resetting. If the light flashes, promptly contact a SUBARU dealer to ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 135
    ... repaired at the first available opportunity by your SUBARU dealer. The ABS warning light comes... pressure monitoring system is NOT a substitute for manually checking tire pressure. The tire pressure... be working properly. If the light remains on, have the brakes inspected by a SUBARU dealer immediately...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 136
    ... vehicle. Have your vehicle towed to the nearest SUBARU dealer for repair. This light has the following ...drive the vehicle. Have the vehicle towed to the nearest SUBARU deal- er for repair. Electronic Brake .... Instead, have the vehicle towed to the nearest SUBARU dealer for repair. Low fuel warning ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 137
    ...the following conditions. Have your vehicle checked at a SUBARU dealer immediately. The light does not come ... switch has been turned to the "ON" position. (Turbo model only) Promptly put fuel in... light When any of the doors or the rear gate (Station wagon) or trunk lid (Sedan) is not fully closed...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 138
    ...following conditions. Have your vehicle checked at a SUBARU dealer immediately. The warning light does ...condition, but have your vehicle checked at a SUBARU dealer as soon as possible. NOTE should ...following condition. Have your vehicle checked at a SUBARU dealer as soon as possible. The light does ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 139
    ... may be faulty. Contact your nearest SUBARU dealer immediately. In the event that an unauthorized key ... has started. When the selector lever is moved to the manual gate, the SPORT mode is selected and ... properly. Contact your nearest SUBARU dealer for service immediately. 300192 300266 This indicator...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 140
    ... on when vehicle speed has been set. Clock NOTE If your vehicle is equipped with a navigation system, refer to the separate "Operating Instructions for Monitor System". High beam indicator light This light shows that the headlights are in the ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 141
    ... System) NOTE If your vehicle is equipped with a navigation system, refer to the separate "Operating Instructions for Monitor System". 300599 300600 To ... the indicated time changes will speed up. To reset the minutes to "00" with a radio time signal, push the "SET" button. The clock ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 142
    Instruments and controls 3-27 Outside temperature Journey time Current fuel consumption Average fuel consumption Road surface freeze warning indication Driving range on remaining fuel Outside temperature indicator 300267 Canada-spec. vehicles 300595 The outside temperature indicator shows ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 143
    ...The outside temperature indication may differ from the actual outside temperature. The road surface freeze warning indication should be treated only as a guide. Be sure to check the condition of the road surface before driving. 300596 Canada-spec. vehicles This indication shows the rate of fuel ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 144
    Instruments and controls 3-29 tual values and should thus be treated only as a guide. When either trip meter indication is reset, the average fuel consumption corresponding to that trip meter indication is not shown until the vehicle has subsequently covered a distance of 1 mile (or 1 km). Driving...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 145
    3-30 Instruments and controls tank. You must refuel the vehicle immediately. NOTE The driving range on remaining fuel is only a guide. The indicated value may differ from the actual driving range on remaining fuel, so you must immediately fill the tank when the low fuel warning light comes on. ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 146
    Instruments and controls 3-31 Light control switch Headlights High/low beam change (dimmer) To prevent battery discharge resulting from accidentally leaving your lights on when your vehicle is parked, the light switch operates only when the ignition switch is in the "ON" position. In any ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 147
    3-32 Instruments and controls Headlight flasher Daytime running light system Turn signal lever The tail lights, parking lights, and side marker lights are not turned on by the daytime running light system. The light switch must always be turned to the " " position when it is dark outside. The...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 148
    ... brightness of the instrument panel illumination for better visibility. In turbo models, you can also adjust the ... lights will come on. - Parking lights - Front and rear side marker lights - Tail lights - License plate lights To turn off, push the rear end of the parking light switch. Avoid ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 149
    ... when the washer fluid tank is empty. This may cause overheating of the washer motor. Check the washer fluid level frequently, such as at ... scratch the glass, damage the wiper blades and cause the wiper motor to burn out. Before operating the wiper on a dry windshield or rear window, always use the ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 150
    .... In areas where water freezes in winter, use SUBARU Windshield Washer Fluid or the equivalent. (See "... of the wiper blades. NOTE The front wiper motor is protected against overloads by a circuit breaker....load, the circuit breaker may trip to stop the motor temporarily. If this happens, park your ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 151
    3-36 Instruments and controls Windshield wipers Mist (for a single wipe) Wiper intermittent time control (if equipped) 300286 300288 OFF: Park : Intermittent LO: Low speed HI: High speed For a single wipe of the wipers, pull the lever toward you. The wipers operate until you release the lever....
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 152
    ... wagon) speed is low; shorter when the vehicle speed is high). When you subsequently move the selector lever of the automatic transmission to the "R" position, the rear wiper will switch to continuous operation. When you move the selector lever ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 153
    ... push the button to turn the deicer on again. Your SUBARU dealer can set your windshield wiper deicer for continuous operation. Contact your SUBARU dealer for details. Once the windshield wiper .... It also turns off when the ignition switch is turned to the Vehicle with manual climate control system
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 154
    ..., you have to push the button to turn it on again. Your SUBARU dealer can set your rear... continuous operation. Contact your SUBARU dealer for details. Once the rear window defogger has ... light located on the button lights up while the rear window defogger is operating. The defogger will automatically ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 155
    ...mirror in anti-glare mode, the mirror surface turns bright if the transmission is shifted into reverse. This is to ensure good rearward visibility during reversing.... the headlights of vehicles behind you strikes the mirror, these sensors detect it and make the reflection surface of the mirror dimmer ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 156
    Instruments and controls 3-41 cover the sensors with stickers, or other similar items. Periodically wipe the sensors clean using a piece of dry soft cotton cloth or an applicator. Compass ... calibration zone" map attached to the end of this manual to verify that the compass zone setting is correct ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 157
    ... operation. The mirrors can also be adjusted manually. Outside mirror defogger (if equipped... defogger also operates continuously. Refer to the "Rear window defogger button" section in this chapter... the defogger continuously for any longer than necessary. Vehicle with manual climate control system...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 158
    Instruments and controls 3-43 Tilt steering wheel Horn Do not adjust the steering wheel tilt position while driving. This may cause loss of vehicle control and result in personal injury. 300296 To sound the horn, push the horn pad. 300295 1. Adjust the seat position. Refer to the "Front ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 159
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 160
    ... Ventilator ...Air flow selection ...Center and side ventilators ... 4-2 4-2 4-3 Manual climate control system (if equipped) ...Control panel ... grille ...Efficient cooling after parking in direct sunlight ...Lubrication oil circulation in the refrigerant circuit ...Checking air conditioning system ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 161
    4-2 Climate control Ventilator Air flow selection Climate control 400341
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 162
    Climate control 4-3 Center and side ventilators Center ventilators Side ventilators Manual climate control system (if equipped) Control panel 1 5 2 6 3 ... dial Air flow control dial Air conditioner button Air inlet selection button Rear window defogger button (Refer to the "Rear window defogger ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 163
    ... on. At the same time, the air inlet selection is automatically set to "outside air" mode. In this state, you cannot select "recirculation" mode by manually pressing the air inlet selection button. Also, you cannot stop the air conditioner compressor by pressing the air conditioner button.
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 164
    Climate control 4-5 Air conditioner button Air inlet selection button Continued operation in the ON position may fog up the windows. Switch to the OFF position as soon as the outside dusty condition clears. Heater operation Defrosting or defogging the windshield To direct warm air to the ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 165
    ... air" mode. In this state, you cannot select "recirculation" mode by manually pressing the air inlet selection button. Also, you cannot stop the... air" mode. In this state, you cannot select "recirculation" mode by manually pressing the air inlet selection button. Also, you cannot stop the...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 166
    ... At the same time, the air inlet selection is automatically set to "outside air" mode. In this state, you cannot select "recirculation" mode by manually pressing the air inlet selection button. Also, you cannot stop the air conditioner compressor by pressing the air conditioner button. - ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 167
    ...) Defroster button Temperature control dial (passenger's side) 5) Rear window defogger button (Refer to... air conditioner compressor operation are automatically controlled. Manual mode operation: If you operate ... panel will go out. You can then manually control the system as desired using the button ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 168
    Climate control 4-9 Temperature control dial ture settings for the driver's side and passenger's side. Each temperature setting is shown on the display. With the dial set at your desired temperature, the system automatically adjusts the temperature of air supplied from the outlets such that ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 169
    4-10 Climate control The fan speed is shown by the display. A/C - Air conditioner button Air flow mode selection button er outlets, and the foot outlets. Air inlet selection button 400587 400586 If the windshield starts to fog when the climate control system is operated in the AUTO mode, push ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 170
    ... mode is selected, a " " indicator light appears on the display. Temperature sensors side of the driver-side part of the center panel - Outside... able to control the interior temperature correctly. To avoid damaging the sensors, observe the following precautions: - Do not subject the sensors...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 171
    ... cooling efficiency. any problem with the air conditioning system. Lubrication oil circulation in the refrigerant ... operation each spring. Have your SUBARU dealer perform this check. Refrigerant for your ... for CFC12 (freon). Consult your SUBARU dealer for service. Repairs needed as a result of using...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 172
    .... Have your filter checked or replaced by your SUBARU dealer. For replacement, we recommend the use of a genuine SUBARU air filter kit. Replacement schedule: Every 12 months or 9,300 miles (... performance if not properly maintained. Contact your SUBARU dealer if the following occurs, even if ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 173
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 174
    ......Type C audio set ... 5-2 5-3 5-3 5-3 5-3 Type A audio set (if equipped) ...Radio operation ...Compact disc player operation ... 5-4 5-5 5-9 5 Type B audio set (if equipped) ...Radio operation ...Built-in CD ... ... 5-13 5-14 5-18 Type C audio set (if equipped) ...Radio operation ...Built-in...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 175
    5-2 Audio Antenna system Printed antenna Audio Installation of accessories Always consult your SUBARU dealer before installing a citizen band radio or other transmitting device in your vehicle. Such devices may cause the electronic ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 176
    Audio 5-3 Audio set Your SUBARU may be equipped with one of the following audio sets. See the...-in CD changer operation: refer to page 5-18 Radio operation: refer to page 5-27 Built-in CD...: refer to page 5-31 1 2 3 4 5 6 TUNE TRACK 500224 Radio operation: refer to page 5-5 CD (compact disc) ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 177
    5-4 Audio Type A audio set (if equipped) P-201UN PUSH POWER-VOL CD FM AM AUDIO SEEK SCAN BAL RPT RDM 1 2 3 4 5 6 TUNE TRACK 500227 The audio set will operate only when the ignition switch is in the "ACC" or "ON" position.
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 178
    Audio 5-5 Radio operation Power switch and volume control Tone and balance control... both power (ON/OFF) and volume control. The radio is turned ON and OFF by pushing the dial ...following sequence starting from volume control mode. (When the radio is first turned on, the control mode is in the volume ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 179
    ... volume 500230 Each brief press of the "BAL" button changes control modes in the following sequence starting from volume control mode. (When the radio is first turned on, the control mode is in the volume control.) Volume (VOLUME) Fader (FADER) Balance (BALANCE) The "BAL" button is ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 180
    ... (R9 to F9) Turn clockwise 500231 To increase rear speaker volume To increase front speaker volume... decrease front speaker vol- and decrease rear speaker volume ume To increase left speaker... radio. Push the "FM" or "AM" button when the radio is on to select FM1, FM2 or AM reception. Stereo ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 181
    ... Audio Tuning Manual tuning NOTE Automatic tuning (SCAN) While you are holding .../SCAN button and release it within 1.5 second, the radio will automatically search for a receivable station and ... be available, however, when radio signals are weak. In such a situation, perform manual tuning to select ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 182
    ... radio and battery is broken for any reason such as vehicle maintenance or radio removal, all stations stored in the preset buttons are cleared. ..., FM2, or AM reception. 2. Press the " " or " " side of the button or tune the radio manually until the desired station frequency is displayed. 3. ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 183
    5-10 Audio NOTE Backward direction Fast-forwarding and fast-reversing Fast-forwarding After the last song finishes, the player will automatically return to track 1 (the first song on the disc). To stop playback of a CD When the "POWER-VOL" button is pressed during playback of a CD, the CD stops...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 184
    ...any of the following operations: Press the "RDM" button Press the " " or " " side of the SEEK/SCAN button Press the " " button Select the radio mode Turn off the power of the audio Use this to play the tracks on the disc in random order. During playback, press the "RDM" button. ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 185
    ..." side of the SEEK/SCAN button Press the " " button Select the radio mode Turn off the power of the audio equipment. Turn the ignition...the " " button Press the " " or " " side of the TUNE/TRACK button Select the radio mode Turn off the power of the audio equipment. Turn the ignition...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 186
    Audio 5-13 Type B audio set (if equipped) 6 CD CHANGER P-203UH LOAD PUSH POWER-VOL CD FM AM AUDIO SEEK SCAN BAL RPT RDM 1 2 3 4 5 6 TUNE TRACK 500238 The radio will operate only when the ignition switch is in the "ACC" or "ON" position. - CONTINUED -
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 187
    5-14 Audio Radio operation Power switch and volume/bass/treble/fader/balance ...for both power (ON/OFF) and volume control. The radio is turned ON and OFF by pushing the dial and... following sequence starting from volume control mode. (When the radio is first turned on, the control mode is in the volume ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 188
    ...more volume 500230 Each brief press of the "BAL" button changes control modes in the following sequence starting from volume control mode. (When the radio is turned on, the control mode is in the volume control.) Volume (VOLUME) Fader (FADER) Balance (BALANCE) The "BAL" button is used ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 189
    ... (R9 to F9) Turn clockwise 500231 To increase rear speaker volume To increase front speaker volume... decrease front speaker vol- and decrease rear speaker volume ume To increase left speaker... radio. Push the "FM" or "AM" button when the radio is on to select FM1, FM2 or AM reception. Stereo ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 190
    Audio 5-17 Tuning Manual tuning NOTE Automatic tuning (SCAN) While you are.../SCAN button and release it within 1.5 second, the radio will automatically search for a receivable station and ... not be available, however, when radio signals are weak. In such a situation, perform manual tuning to select ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 191
    ... and battery is broken for any reason such as vehicle maintenance or radio removal, all stations stored in the preset buttons are cleared. ...AM, FM1 or FM2 reception. 2. Press the " " or " " side of the button or tune the radio manually until the desired station frequency is displayed. Built-...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 192
    Audio 5-19 peat Steps 1 and 2. The magazine will be loaded with discs in the ascending order of position number. If you do not insert any disc in 15 seconds after you have pressed the "LOAD" button, the player will begin to play back the first track of the last disc you have inserted. The disc...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 193
    5-20 Audio and will steadily light. 3. When the loading of a disc is complete, the next disc number indicator will blink. Then repeat Step 2. 4. When the magazine is filled with discs by repeating Steps 2 and 3, the player will start playback of the discs, beginning with the one inserted first. If ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 194
    Audio 5-21 Backward direction Fast-forwarding and fast-reversing Fast-forwarding Fast-reversing TUNE TRACK TUNE TRACK TUNE TRACK 500057 500057 500056 Briefly press the " " side of the TUNE/ TRACK button to skip to the beginning of the current track. Each time the button is pressed, the...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 195
    ... of the SEEK/SCAN button Press the "RPT" button. Press the "RDM" button Press the " " button Press the disc select button Select the radio mode Turn off the power of the audio equipment. Turn the ignition switch to the "OFF" position. To repeat the currently playing disc RPT RPT ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 196
    ...button Press the " " button Press the disc select button Select the radio mode Turn off the power of the audio equipment. Turn the ignition switch...button Press the " " button Press the disc select button Select the radio mode Turn off the power of the audio equipment. Turn the ignition switch...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 197
    ..."RPT" button Press the "RDM" button Select the radio mode Press the disc select button ...disc number indicator will flash at this time. When you remove the ejected disc, the disc 1. If you ...indicator and "ALL EJECT" indicator will flash. 2. Remove the disc that has been ejected. The other ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 198
    Audio 5-25 sticking out, because vibration might make it fall out. If you press the " " button while the player is in all disc ejection mode, the mode will be cancelled following ejection of the disc that is currently being ejected. If you press the "CD" button while the player is in all ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 199
    5-26 Audio Type C audio set (if equipped) MP3 6 CD CHANGER P-203UE LOAD PUSH POWER-VOL CD FM RDM AUDIO FOLDER SEEK SCAN BAL RPT TEXT AM 1 2 3 4 5 6 TUNE TRACK 500240 The audio set will operate only when the ignition switch is in the "ACC" or "ON" positions.
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 200
    Audio 5-27 Radio operation Power switch and volume control Tone and balance ... both power (ON/OFF) and volume control. The radio is turned ON and OFF by pushing the dial and ... following sequence starting from volume control mode. (When the radio is first turned on, the control mode is in the volume ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 201
    ... volume 500230 Each brief press of the "BAL" button changes control modes in the following sequence starting from volume control mode. (When the radio is first turned on, the control mode is in the volume control.) Volume (VOLUME) Fader (FADER) Balance (BALANCE) The "BAL" button is ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 202
    ... (R9 to F9) Turn clockwise 500231 To increase rear speaker volume To increase front speaker volume... decrease front speaker vol- and decrease rear speaker volume ume To increase left speaker... radio. Push the "FM" or "AM" button when the radio is on to select FM1, FM2 or AM reception. Stereo ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 203
    5-30 Audio Tuning Manual tuning NOTE Scan tuning (SCAN) While you are .../SCAN button and release it within 1.5 second, the radio will automatically search for a receivable station and stop ... not be available, however, when radio signals are weak. In such a situation, perform manual tuning to select ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 204
    ... and battery is broken for any reason such as vehicle maintenance or radio removal, all stations stored in the preset buttons are cleared. If ... FM1, FM2 or AM reception. 2. Press the " " or " " side of the button or tune the radio manually until the desired station frequency is displayed. 3. ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 205
    5-32 Audio 2. When the "LOAD" indicator flashes, insert the disc. Once you have inserted the disc, the "LOAD" indicator will go off. The disc will then be automatically drawn in, and the player will begin to play back the first track of the disc. To insert more discs in succession, repeat ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 206
    ... to the beginning of the next track/file (track). Each time the button is pressed, the indicated track/file (track) number will increase. 500233 NOTE Press a desired one of the "Disc select" In an MP3 folder, skipping past the last track/file (track) will take you back to - CONTINUED -
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 207
    .... Press the " " side of the TUNE/TRACK button continuously to fast-reverse the disc/folder. Release the button to stop fast-reversing. NOTE NOTE In an MP3 folder, skipping past the first track/file (track) will take you to the last track/file (track) in the folder. NOTE If you fast-forward...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 208
    ... if you perform any of the following steps: Press the "RPT" button Press the " " button Press the disc select button Select the radio mode Press the " " or " " side of the SEEK/SCAN button Turn off the power of the audio equipment. Turn the ignition switch to the "OFF" position....
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 209
    ... button Press the " " button Press the disc select button Select the radio mode Press the " " or " " side of the SEEK/SCAN button Turn off the power ... Press the " " button Press the disc select button Select the radio mode Turn off the power of the audio equipment. Turn the ignition ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 210
    ... button Press the " " button Press the disc select button Select the radio mode Turn off the power of the audio equipment. Turn the ignition switch ... in this way is possible only within a single disc. Only MP3 folders are recognized when an attempt to select the next or previous folder is made. ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 211
    ...The disc number indicator will flash at this time. When you remove the ejected disc, the disc number indicator will... indicator and "ALL EJECT" indicator will flash. 2. Remove the disc that has been ejected. The other ... after another. If you do not remove the disc that has been ejected, the "All ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 212
    ... off the steering wheel. MODE button " " and " " buttons 400217 With radio mode selected Press the " " button or " " button. The radio will seek the next receivable station and stop on it. That station's frequency will be shown on the audio display. 400216 ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 213
    5-40 Audio Volume control buttons MUTE button Precautions to observe when handling a compact disc Use only compact discs (CDs, CD-Rs and CD-RWs) that have the mark shown in the following. Also, some compact discs cannot be played. 400218 400219 Press the "+" button to increase the volume. ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 214
    ... any disc that is scratched, deformed, or cracked. Also, do not use any disc that has a non-standard shape (for example, a heart shape). Malfunctions or problems might result. A disc is vulnerable to heat. Never keep it either in places exposed to direct ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 215
    ...and a sampling frequency of 44.1 kHz). tailed information can be found in the user's manuals for encoder software and writing software. A fixed bit rate of 128...'.MP3' to the name of any non-MP3 file. Doing so could lead to speaker damage. The system supports multi-session recording, so disc-at-...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 216
    ...and CD recorder. Recording must be performed using a file system supported by the audio system. Otherwise, the audio system may not play the MP3 files and may ... to copies made for personal use, duplication, distribution, and transmission of music and other copyrighted material on a disc ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 217
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 218
    ... ...Erasing HomeLink® button memory ...In case a problem occurs ...6-18 6-19 6-20 6-20 ...Cup holder ...Front passenger's cup holder ...Rear passenger's cup holder ... 6-7 6-7 6-7 Accessory power ... wagon) ...Using the cover ...To remove the cover housing ...To remove the rear gate board ...Stowage...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 219
    ...discharge. The setting of the period for which the light stays on can be changed by a SUBARU dealer. Contact the nearest SUBARU dealer for details. : The light stays off. Map light Dome light Cargo ... positions: DOOR: The light comes on only when the rear gate is opened. Middle position: The light...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 220
    ... window, you can use the sun visor extension plate to prevent glare through the gap between the sun visor and center pillar. To use the extension plate, pull it toward the rear of the vehicle. When you have finished using it, stow it by pushing it toward the front of the vehicle. - CONTINUED -
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 221
    6-4 Interior equipment Vanity mirror with light Storage compartment 600408 600498 Always keep the storage compartment closed while driving to reduce the risk of injury in the event of sudden stops or an accident. Do not store spray cans, containers with flammable or corrosive liquids or any ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 222
    ... 600206 Slide the sliding lid (near the parking brake lever) toward the rear. 600500 600502 If you remove the divider plate from the dual ...Grasp the dual cupholders' divider plate at the base. Turn it counterclockwise to remove it. If you hold the divider plate at the top ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 223
    6-6 Interior equipment Center console box (rear) Overhead console (if equipped) 600503 600201 Pull up the lock release knob at the bottom of the front edge of the lid. To open the center panel compartment, pull up the edge of the bottom of the panel lid. 400233 Center panel compartment (if ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 224
    Interior equipment 6-7 Cup holder Front passenger's cup holder Rear passenger's cup holder When not in use, always keep the cup holder ... brake lever. 600506 600206 To access the cup holder, pull the lid toward the rear. The rear passenger's cup holder is located on the lower side of the ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 225
    6-8 Interior equipment Accessory power outlets or more outlets simultaneously, the total power consumed by them must not exceed 120W. 600507 600509 Outlet in cargo area Outlet beside front ashtray 600209 Outlet in center console Accessory power outlets are provided beside the front ashtray, ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 226
    Interior equipment 6-9 When using appliances connected to two or more outlets simultaneously, the total power consumed by them must not exceed 120W. Overloading the accessory power outlet can cause a short circuit. Do not use double adapters or more than one electrical appliance. If the plug on ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 227
    6-10 Interior equipment Coat hook Rear passenger area Do not hang coat hangers or other hard or pointed objects on ...in the pockets. Hang clothing directly on the coat hooks without using hangers. 600512 To remove the ashtray for cleaning, hold the right and left sides of the ashtray and pull it out...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 228
    ...wagon models Do not hang items on the shopping bag hook that weigh 11 lbs (5 kg) or more. For Sedan models 400249 The coat hook is attached to each rear passenger's hand grip. 600215 A shopping bag hook is attached to each side of the cargo...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 229
    .... 400237 To extend the cover, pull the end of the cover out of the housing, then insert its hooks into the catches as shown. To rewind it, unhook it from the catches and it will rewind automatically. You should hold on to the cover and guide it back into the cover housing while it is rewinding.
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 230
    .... This could cause serious injury. To remove the rear gate board 0 the rear gate board, rotate the rear ... area cover and rear gate board can be stowed in under the cargo floor. To remove the cover housing 1. Rewind the cover. 400240 1. Remove the top of the rear gate board from the groove in the ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 231
    ...equipment board in the cargo area end. To install the rear gate board To install the cover housing... the hook (provided on the back of the lid) on the rear edge of the roof. 3. Remove the left and right ... into the retainers. Insert (tipped at an angle) the hooks on the rear gate board into the holes...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 232
    Interior equipment 6-15 til its top touches the rear gate panel. Stowage boxes (Station wagon) Convenient tie-... is 44 lbs (20 kg) per hook. 400243 Fit the top of the rear gate board into the groove in the rear gate panel. 600216 A stowage box is located on each side of the cargo area. You can ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 233
    ... to store small items. To open the lid, pull the tab or handle up. Sedan NOTE When storing a flat tire, put the subfloor storage in the trunk ...subfloor storage compartment. Station wagon 600111 Hang the hook provided on the underside of the lid on the rear edge of the roof to keep the lid open.
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 234
    ...) gram for operation of one desired device. For details on the device types which can be operated by this system, consult the HomeLink website at .... Changes and modifications to this system by anyone other than an authorized service facility could void authorization to use this equipment. HomeLink ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 235
    ... to operate a garage door opener or an entrance gate, unplug the device's motor from the outlet during programming to prevent motor burnout. NOTE ...it is suggested that you park the vehicle outside the garage. 1. Unplug the motor of the garage door opener from the outlet. If any of the HomeLink®...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 236
    ... garage door openers are manufactured after 1996. See the instruction manual of your garage opener for confirmation. 7. ... button, refer to your garage door opener's instruction manual. 2. Press the training button on the garage door opener motor head unit (which activates the "training light" ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 237
    .... Programming for entrance gates and garage door openers in Canada 1. Unplug the motor of the entrance gate or garage door opener from the outlet. Programming ... and then rapidly after several seconds, release both buttons. 7. Plug the motor of the entrance gate/garage door opener to the outlet. 8. ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 238
    ... sale of the vehicle, the memory of all programmed HomeLink® buttons be erased for security purposes. 1. Press and hold the two outside buttons until the indicator light begins to flash (after 20 seconds). 2. Release both buttons. In case a problem occurs If you cannot activate a device using the
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 239
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 240
    ... ...Preparing to drive ...Starting the engine ...Manual transmission vehicle ...Automatic transmission vehicle ... 7-6 7-7 7-8 7-8 7-8 Rear viscous limited slip differential (...ABS warning light ... 7-26 7-26 7-27 Stopping the engine ...Manual transmission ...Shifting speeds ...Driving tips ... 7-9 ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 241
    ... CHECK ENGINE warning light/Malfunction indicator lamp may also turn on. If this occurs, return to your authorized SUBARU dealer for diagnosis. If it is determined that the condition is caused by the type of fuel used, repairs may not be covered by your ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 242
    ... gasolines, which are designed to reduce vehicle emissions. SUBARU approves the use of reformulated gasoline. If you ...gasoline before seeking service at your SUBARU dealer. Fuel system damage or driveability problems which result from the use of improper fuel are not covered under the SUBARU Limited ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 243
    7-4 Starting and operating Fuel filler lid and cap Refueling 0 700343 1. To open the fuel filler lid, pull the lid release lever. The lever is on the floor at the left of the driver's seat. 200255 2. Open the fuel filler lid. 700342
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 244
    ... and indicator lights" section located in chapter 3. (Turbo model only) Promptly put fuel in ... cause damage to the engine. 700344 1) Open 2) Close 3. Remove the fuel filler cap by turning it slowly ... may cause paint damage, which is not covered under the SUBARU Limited Warranty. - CONTINUED -...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 245
    ... due to improper testing is not covered under the SUBARU Limited Warranty and is the responsibility of the state ... station in advance not to place your SUBARU AWD vehicle on a two-wheel dynamometer. ... emission testing programs have EXEMPTED SUBARU AWD vehicles from the portion of the testing program ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 246
    ... OBD system is designed to detect engine and transmission problems that might cause vehicle emissions to ... failing vehicles should contact their SUBARU Dealer for service. Preparing to drive You should perform ... lights after starting the engine. NOTE Engine oil, engine coolant, brake fluid, washer ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 247
    ... still refuses to start, contact your nearest SUBARU dealer for assistance. 6. Confirm that all warning and...warms up. Automatic transmission vehicle Do not operate the starter motor continuously for more ...position and wait for at least 10 sec- Manual transmission vehicle 1. Apply the parking brake....
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 248
    ... If the engine still refuses to start, contact your nearest SUBARU dealer for assistance. 6. Confirm that all warning and indicator lights ... the transmission to try shifting into reverse when the vehicle is moving. The manual transmission is a fully synchromeshed, 5-forward-speed and 1-reverse-speed ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 249
    ... can lead to excessive engine wear and poor fuel economy. Non-turbo models mph (km/h) Gear Except OUTBACK 30 (48) 50 (81) 71 (116) OUTBACK 30... shows the maximum 1st 2nd 3rd Turbo models mph (km/h) Gear 1st 2nd 3rd Except OUTBACK 32 (52) 54 (88) 80 (129) OUTBACK 32 (...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 250
    ...posted speed limits. occur in the models with a 2.5-liter turbo engine before the engine warms up....resting on the shift lever. This may cause wear on the transmission components. When it is necessary to reduce vehicle speed ...speeds and 1 reverse speed. Also, it has a manual mode and a SPORT mode. Do...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 251
    ...shifting will be restored as the vehicle continues to be driven for a while. In this position, the transmission is mechanically locked to prevent the vehicle from rolling freely. When you... positions, "P", "R", "N", "D" and also has manual gate for using "SPORT" mode or manual mode...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 252
    .... To use the manual mode, move the lever from this position into the manual gate then move it toward the "+" and "-" ends. While ... an accident is consequently increased. D (Drive) This position is for normal driving. The transmission automatically shifts into a suitable gear from 1st to 4th...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 253
    ...the selector lever reverse inhibiting function fails, have the vehicle inspected by the nearest SUBARU dealer. 1 Selection of manual mode 2 3 700308 700109 700345 With ...of the manual gate to select manual mode. If you inadvertently have turned the ignition switch to the...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 254
    ... briefly pulling the selector lever toward the "-" end of the manual gate. NOTE Please read the following ... and bear them in mind when using the manual mode. The transmission does not automatically shift up... fluid becomes too high, the "AT OIL TEMP" warning light will come on and upshifts ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 255
    ...and operating mph (km/h) Position 1 2 3 2.5-liter non-turbo models 34 (55) 64 ..., move the selector lever from the "D" position to the manual gate. When selected, the SPORT mode indicator... to the "D" position and from there to the manual gate. In this mode, the transmission shifts up at higher...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 256
    ... provides 5 forward speeds and 1 reverse speed. Also, it has a manual mode and a SPORT mode. 700347 700346 3. Remove the cover by prying on ... brake pedal and start the engine. Take your vehicle to the nearest SUBARU dealer immediately to have the system repaired. Do not shift ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 257
    ...shifting will be restored as the vehicle continues to be driven for a while. In this position, the transmission is mechanically locked to prevent the vehicle from rolling freely. When you... positions, "P", "R", "N", "D" and also has manual gate for using "SPORT" mode or manual mode...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 258
    ..., there is no engine braking effect. D (Drive) This position is for normal driving. The transmission automatically shifts into a suitable gear from 1st to 5th .... To use the manual mode, move the lever from this position into the manual gate then move it toward the "+" and "-" ends. While ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 259
    ... lever reverse inhibiting function fails, have the vehicle inspected by the nearest SUBARU dealer. With the vehicle either moving or stationary, move the selector lever from the "D" position to the manual gate then move it to the "+" end or "-" end of the manual ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 260
    ...briefly pulling the selector lever toward the "-" end of the manual gate. Using the shift switch (turbo models) Shift to the next-...the shift switch while driving with the selector lever in the "D" position, the manual mode will be selected. At this time, the currently selected gear will be...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 261
    ...of the automatic transmission fluid becomes too high, the "AT OIL TEMP" warning light will come on and upshifts to 5th gear ...these warnings are issued, deselect the manual mode to protect the automatic transmission from damage. When the temperature of the engine oil is higher than normal, warning...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 262
    ...operating 7-23 mph (km/h) Position 1 2 3 2.5-liter turbo models 35 (57) 59 (95..., move the selector lever from the "D" position to the manual gate. When selected, the SPORT mode indicator... to the "D" position and from there to the manual gate. In this mode, the transmission shifts up at higher...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 263
    ... affect the LSD. If a different size rear tire is temporarily used (as in an emergency), it will adversely ... in revolutions between the right and left rear wheels that may be caused by certain driving ... the engine. Take your vehicle to the nearest SUBARU dealer immediately to have the system repaired....
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 264
    ... - NOTE Right after the engine has been started and before it has warmed up, you may hear a noise coming from areas adjacent to the power steering pump which is located at the right-front area of the engine compartment. This noise is normal. It does not indicate power steering system trouble.
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 265
    ... are worn. If a squeaking or scraping noise is heard from the disc brakes while braking, immediately have your vehicle inspected by the nearest SUBARU dealer. The ABS system does not always decrease stopping distance. You should always maintain a safe following distance from other vehicles. When ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 266
    ... 8 mph (12 km/h). The warning light comes on during driving. If these occur, have the ABS system repaired at the first available opportunity by your SUBARU dealer. voltage such as when the engine is jump started, the ABS warning light may come on. This is due to the low battery voltage and does not...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 267
    ...EBD system may be faulty. Drive carefully to the nearest SUBARU dealer and have the system inspected. ... system may be faulty. Drive carefully to the nearest SUBARU dealer and have the system inspected. ... DO NOT drive the vehicle. Instead, have the vehicle towed to the nearest SUBARU dealer for repair.
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 268
    ... working properly. If the light remains on, have the brakes inspected by a SUBARU dealer immediately. If at all in doubt about whether the ...from a vehicle equipped with Vehicle Dynamics Control, have an authorized SUBARU dealer perform an inspection of that system. The following precautions should be...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 269
    ... Dynamics Control. All four wheels should be fitted with tires of the same size, type, and brand; furthermore, the amount of wear should be the same for all four tires. If these precautions are not observed and non-matching tires are used, it is quite possible that the Vehicle Dynamics Control ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 270
    ... if either should occur, have an authorized SUBARU dealer carry out an inspection of that system ... if any should occur, have an authorized SUBARU dealer carry out an inspection of the system ... normally. The warning light will also turn on when a problem occurs with the ABS or Vehicle Dynamics Control ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 271
    ...occur, drive with care and have an authorized SUBARU dealer carry out an inspection of those ...has reached a suitable operating temperature. When an engine problem occurs and the malfunction indicator lamp ...if either should occur, have an authorized SUBARU dealer carry out an inspection of that system ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 272
    .... When the switch is pressed to deac- 700352 The tire pressure monitoring system provides the driver with a warning message by sending a signal from a sensor that is installed in each wheel when tire pressure is severely low. The tire pressure monitoring system will activate only when the vehicle ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 273
    ...monitor all four road wheels. Contact your SUBARU dealer as soon as possible for tire and sensor replacement and/or system resetting. ... may cause a malfunction of the tire pressure sensors. If the light flashes, promptly contact a SUBARU dealer to have the system inspected. If the low tire pressure ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 274
    ... your vehicle Do not place metal film or any metal parts under the driver's seat. This may cause poor reception of the signals from the tire pressure sensors, and the tire pressure monitoring system will not function properly. Never drive while the parking brake is set because this will cause ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 275
    ... the parking brake firmly and put the shift lever in the "1" (1st) for an upgrade or "R" (Reverse) for a downgrade for manual transmission vehicles, or in the "P" (Park) position for automatic transmission vehicles. Always set the parking brake firmly when...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 276
    Starting and operating 7-37 To set cruise control 0 vehicle reaches the desired speed. The vehicle will maintain the desired speed. Vehicle speed can be temporarily increased while driving with the cruise control activated. Simply depress the accelerator pedal to accelerate the vehicle. When the...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 277
    ...38 Starting and operating Depress the clutch pedal (manual transmission vehicles only). Shift the selector lever into the "N" position (automatic transmission vehicles only). Shift the shift lever into neutral position (manual transmission vehicles only). The " " indicator light in ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 278
    Starting and operating 7-39 To decrease the speed (by control lever) To decrease the speed (by brake pedal) 1. Depress the brake pedal to release cruise control temporarily. 2. When the speed decreases to the desired speed, press the control lever downward in the "SET/COAST" direction once. ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 279
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 280
    Driving tips New vehicle break-in driving - the first 1,000 miles (1,600 km) ...Fuel economy hints ...Engine exhaust gas (Carbon monoxide) ...Catalytic converter ...Periodic inspections ...Driving in foreign countries ...Driving tips for AWD vehicles ...Off road driving ...Winter driving ......
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 281
    ... consumption. Use the air conditioner only when necessary. Keep the front and rear wheels in proper alignment. Avoid carrying unnecessary luggage or cargo. Engine ...you handle and care for your vehicle while it is new. Follow these instructions during the first 1,000 miles (1,600 km): Do not race the...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 282
    ... suspect that exhaust fumes are entering the vehicle, have the problem checked and corrected as soon as possible. ... windows fully open. Keep the trunk lid (Sedan) or rear gate (Station wagon) closed ... turbo models 800014 800235 2.5-liter non-turbo models 3.0-liter models The catalytic converter is...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 283
    ... combustion), have your vehicle checked and repaired by an authorized SUBARU dealer. Do not apply undercoating or rust prevention ... best condition at all times, always have the recommended maintenance services listed in the maintenance schedule in the "Warranty and Maintenance Booklet" performed ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 284
    ... and when moving out of mud, dirt and sand. By shifting power between the front and rear wheels, SUBARU AWD can also provide added traction during ... and added engine braking force during deceleration. Therefore, your SUBARU AWD vehicle may handle differently than an ordinary two...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 285
    ...your vehicle and may cause it to stall. OUTBACK Because of the AWD feature and higher ground clearance, your SUBARU can be driven on ordinary roads or off-road. But please keep in mind that an AWD SUBARU is a passenger car and is neither a conventional off-road vehicle nor ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 286
    ... and Maintenance Booklet". Remember that damage done to your SUBARU while operating it off-road and not using... enough power for cold winter starts. Use an engine oil of proper grade and viscosity for cold weather. Heavy summer oil will cause harder starting. Keep the door locks from freezing by -...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 287
    ... substitutes because they may damage the paint of the vehicle. SUBARU Windshield Washer Fluid contains 58.5% methyl...the following. 1. Place the shift lever in "1" or "R" for manual transmission vehicles, and in "P" for automatic transmission vehicles. 2. Use tire stops under the tires to ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 288
    ...is refilled whenever the fuel level reaches half empty. If your SUBARU is not going to be used for an extended period, it is best to have... warning flasher to alert other drivers. We recommend use of non-freezing type - CONTINUED - Driving on snowy and icy roads Do not use the cruise control on ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 289
    ...your vehicle. Snow tires All models except OUTBACK Do not use a combination of radial, .... Remember to drive with care at all times regardless of the type of tires on your vehicle. During high-speed... vehicle speed. NOTE When the season requiring non-freezing type wiper blades is over, replace them...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 290
    ... the tires and vehicle body. 2.5-liter non-turbo models (except OUTBACK): P205/50R17 tires 2.5-liter turbo ... OUTBACK models: P225/55R17 tires 2.5-liter non-turbo and 3.0-liter models (OUTBACK): P225/60R16 winter (snow) tires 2.5-liter non-turbo and 3.0-liter models (OUTBACK): P215/60R16 winter (snow)...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 291
    ...chains could easily lead to a serious accident. speed" and "Automatic transmission - 5speed" section in chapter 7 for information on holding the transmission in ... slippery, you can obtain better traction by starting the vehicle with the transmission in 2nd than 1st (both for MT and AT). Refer...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 292
    ... Also, overloading can shorten the life of your vehicle. Do not place anything on the rear shelf behind the rear seatback (for Sedan) or the extended luggage cover (for ... driver and all passengers and their belongings, any optional equipment such as a trailer hitch, roof rack or bike...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 293
    ... Gross Axle Weight Rating) GAWR. The front and rear GAWs can be adjusted by relocating luggage inside ... lower than the vehicle capacity weight, either front or rear GAW may exceed the GAWR, depending on ..., fuel, driver, all passengers, luggage, any optional equipment and trailer tongue load. Therefore...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 294
    ..., kayak carrier, cargo basket, etc. on the crossbars, follow the manufacturer's instructions and make sure that the attachment is securely fixed to the .... 1. Loosen and remove the T-30 torx® head screw from the top of each crossbar end support. Loosen the lower clamps. 800240 - CONTINUED -
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 295
    ... Install the front crossbar so that the crossbar end supports are located approximately 10 in (250 mm)...head screw on the back of each crossbar end support is tightened correctly. 2. Before placing the crossbar ... sure that the T-30 torx® head screw is removed from the top of each crossbar end support....
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 296
    ...the rear cross bar so that the rear edges of both crossbar end supports are aligned (zero gap) with the front edges of both rear roof rail supports. Install the rear crossbar in the same manner ...be necessary to squeeze the lower clamp and the end support together to compress the pads and gain a ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 297
    ... hitch. Use the hitch only as a weight carrying hitch. Do not use with any type of weight distributing hitch. The trailer hitch is designed to tow a Class 1 rated load.... kg) 2,700 lbs (1,224 kg) 200 lbs (90 kg) When you tow a trailer, follow the instructions in the next section "Trailer towing".
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 298
    Driving tips 8-19 Connecting a trailer 1. Remove the receiver cover from the hitch receiver tube. Then insert the ball mount into the hitch receiver tube. 800207 800206 3. Insert the safety pin into the hitch pin securely. 4. Pull the ball mount to make sure it does not come off the hitch ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 299
    ...operation of your vehicle. Seek the advice of your SUBARU dealer to assist you in purchasing a hitch ...trailer and other towing equipment manufacturers. SUBARU assumes no responsibility for injuries or vehicle... lights on the trailer. Warranties and maintenance SUBARU warranties do not apply to vehicle...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 300
    ... Maintenance Booklet".) Under no circumstances should a trailer be towed with a new vehicle or a vehicle with any new powertrain component (engine, transmission, differential, wheel bearings, etc.) for the first 1,000 miles (1,600 km) of driving. Before towing a trailer, check the trailer total ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 301
    ... (GVW) is the combined total of the weight of the vehicle, driver, passengers, luggage, trailer hitch, trailer tongue load and any other optional equipment installed on your vehicle. Therefore, the GVW changes depending on the situation. Determine the GVW each time before going on a trip by putting ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 302
    ... Axle Weight Rating (GAWR). The front and rear GAWs can be adjusted by relocating passengers and luggage inside the vehicle. The front and rear GAWR are also shown on the certification label. ...s axle than in the front, the load is taken off the rear axle of the towing vehicle. This may cause the ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 303
    ... with more weight in the back than in the front; approximately 60 percent of the trailer load should be in the front and approximately 40 percent in the rear. Also, distribute the load as evenly as possible on both the left and right sides. Be sure that all cargo is firmly secured to prevent a ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 304
    Driving tips 8-25 OUTBACK wagon The use of a genuine SUBARU trailer hitch is recommended. A ...bolts and nuts are tight. All vehicles except OUTBACK wagon SUBARU does not offer accessory trailer hitches...trailer's hydraulic brake system. Please ask your SUBARU dealer and pro- Always use safety chains...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 305
    ... are connected properly, please consult your SUBARU dealer. Check for proper operation of the turn ... when towing a trailer, ask a commercial road service to repair the flat tire. If you... in "GAS STATION REFERENCE" at the end of this manual. Adjust the rear tire pressure to the recommended pressure...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 306
    ...-tohitch mounting are in good condition. If any problems are apparent, do not tow the trailer. ...and sudden accelerations. If your vehicle has a manual transmission, always start out in first gear ... and have repairs performed immediately by the nearest SUBARU dealer. Driving on grades Before going down...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 307
    ... temperature gauge pointer (for all vehicles) and AT OIL TEMP warning light (for AT vehicles) since ... gauge pointer approaches the OVERHEAT zone or the AT OIL TEMP warning light illuminates, immediately ... into 1st or reverse gear (manual transmission) or "P" (automatic transmission) and shut off ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 308
    ... ...Using a flat-bed truck ...Towing with all wheels on the ground ... 9-13 9-13 9-16 9-16 Rear gate (Station wagon) - if the rear gate cannot be unlocked ...Maintenance tools ...Jack ...Jack handle ...Other maintenance tools ... 9 9-17 9-18 9-18 9-18 ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 309
    ...on the road. It is best to safely pull off the road if a problem occurs. The hazard warning flasher can be activated regardless of the ...TPMS) is unable to monitor all four road wheels. Contact your SUBARU dealer as soon as possible for tire and sensor replacement and/or system resetting. NOTE When ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 310
    ...wheel with a rear wheel and install the temporary spare tire in place of the removed rear wheel. If your vehicle is an AWD type with an automatic transmission but is neither a Turbo model nor a 3.0-liter model, deactivate its All-Wheel-Drive ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 311
    ... surface, whenever possible, then stop the engine. 2. Set the parking brake securely and shift a manual transmission vehicle in reverse or an automatic transmission vehicle...tire. Never get under the vehicle while supporting the vehicle with this jack. 2 Sedan 1) Jack handle 2) Spare tire ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 312
    ...The spare tire and jack are stored under the floor of the trunk or cargo area. To remove the spare tire and jack, proceed as follows: Sedan: 2 900245 600115 2. Remove the jack handle from the back of the floor cover. 3. Take out the storage tray. 1) Wheel nut wrench ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 313
    ... attaching bolt counterclockwise, then take the spare tire out. Station wagon: 2. Remove the left-hand part of the lid and take out the jack handle. ...1. Open the lid and hang the hook provided on the under side of the lid on the rear 3. Take out the storage tray. 5. Take the wheel nut wrench and ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 314
    ...Temporary spare tire" in this chapter and strictly follow the instructions. 7. Loosen the wheel nuts using the wheel nut wrench but do not remove the nuts. Turn the jackscrew by hand until the... Place the jack under the side sill at the front or rear jack-up point closest to the flat tire...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 315
    ...wrench because you may exceed the specified torque. Have the wheel nut torque checked at the nearest automotive service facility. Do not use oil or grease on the wheel studs or nuts when the spare tire is installed. This could cause the nuts to ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 316
    ... all four road wheels. Contact your SUBARU dealer as soon as possible for tire and sensor replacement and/or system resetting. Do...this may cause a malfunction of the tire pressure sensors. If the light flashes, promptly contact a SUBARU dealer to have the system inspected. 700352 The tire pressure ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 317
    ... working on or around a battery, always wear suitable eye protectors, and remove metal objects such as rings, bands or other metal jewelry. Be sure the... away from the cooling fan, belts and any other moving engine parts. Removing rings, watches and ties is advisable. Jump starting is dangerous if it ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 318
    In case of emergency 9-11 (4) (3) (2) (1) 1) Connect one jumper cable to the positive (+) terminal on the discharged battery. 2) Connect the other end of the jumper cable to the positive (+) terminal of the booster battery. 3) Connect one end of the other cable to the negative (-) terminal of ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 319
    ...the reverse order. Engine overheating Never attempt to remove the radiator cap until the engine has been ...the reserve tank, add coolant to the reserve tank. Then remove the radiator cap and fill the radiator with coolant. If you remove the radiator cap from a hot radiator, first wrap a thick cloth ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 320
    ...-down hook closest to the muffler under the vehicle for towing purposes. To prevent deformation to the bumper and ...load to the towing hooks. Front towing hook (OUTBACK models): 1. Take out the towing hook,.... 900030 If towing is necessary, it is best done by your SUBARU dealer or a commercial towing ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 321
    ...Tighten the towing hook securely using a wheel nut wrench. After towing, remove the towing hook from the vehicle and stow it in the tool bag. Fit the towing hook cover on the bumper. Front towing hook (except OUTBACK models): 1. Take out the towing hook, screwdriver and wheel nut wrench from...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 322
    ...The rear towing hook is located below the center of the rear bumper. 900252 900253 6. Tighten the towing hook ... between each of the front tires and the front bumper. Rear tie-down hooks: Never use ...the SRS airbag system in a frontal collision. 900032 The rear tie-down hooks are located near - ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 323
    ... into the "P" position for automatic transmission vehicles or "1st" for manual transmission vehicles. Never turn ... vehicle on a flatbed truck. 1. Check the transmission and differential oil levels and add oil to bring it to the upper level if necessary. 2. Release the parking brake and put ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 324
    ...unlock it from inside the cargo area. 0 200262 3. Unlock the rear gate by pressing the lever inside the trim ...rear gate from outside by raising the rear gate handle. 200261 1. Remove the access cover at the bottom-... trim using flathead screwdriver. 2. Locate the rear gate lock release lever behind...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 325
    ... center of the spare tire. Then, take the jack out of the bucket. 900244 Sedan: Open the floor cover and remove the jack handle from the back of ... cover of the trunk or on the back of the center lid of the cargo area. Sedan: To take out the jack and maintenance tools, open the ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 326
    In case of emergency 9-19 For how to use the jack, refer to "Flat tires". Other maintenance tools In addition to a jack and a jack handle, the tool bucket on your vehicle contains the following maintenance tools. 900259 Screwdriver Towing hook Wheel nut wrench
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  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 328
    Appearance care Exterior care ...Washing ...Waxing and polishing ...Cleaning aluminum wheels ... 10-2 10-2 10-3 10-3 Corrosion protection ...Most common causes of corrosion ...To help prevent corrosion ... 10-4 10-4 10-4 Cleaning the interior ...Seat fabric ...Leather seat materials ...Synthetic ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 329
    ... or the power steering fluid reservoir, it will cause engine trouble or faulty power steering respectively. Since your vehicle is equipped with a rear wiper, automatic... wash, make sure beforehand that the car wash is of suitable type. The best way to preserve your vehicle's beauty is...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 330
    ... washers are of the high temperature, high pressure type, and they can damage or deform .... When in doubt, it is always best to contact your SUBARU dealer or an auto paint specialist. is left... and apply them according to the manufacturer's instructions. Wax or polish when the painted surface is cool...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 331
    10-4 Appearance care Corrosion protection Your SUBARU has been designed and built to resist corrosion. Special materials and ... be given an appropriate rust prevention treatment or should be replaced. Contact your SUBARU dealer to perform this kind of maintenance and treatment if you need assistance. ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 332
    ... cloth afterwards to restore the luster. If your SUBARU is to be parked for a long time in bright sunlight, ... upholstery The synthetic leather material used on the SUBARU may be cleaned using mild soap or... agents that contain those solvents. Leather seat materials The leather used by SUBARU is a high
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 333
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 334
    ...-23 Recommended grade and viscosity ...11-24 Rear differential gear oil ...11-24 Checking the gear ...-20 3.0-liter models ...11-20 Clutch pedal (Manual transmission vehicles) ...11-31 Checking the clutch function ...11-31 Checking the clutch pedal free play ...11-31 Manual transmission oil ...11-20
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 335
    ... Tires and wheels ...11-33 Types of tires ...Tire pressure monitoring system...-37 11-38 11-38 Rear combination lights ...Backup light (Station... area light (Station wagon) ...Trunk light (Sedan) ...High mount stop light... blade assembly ...Windshield wiper blade rubber ...Rear window wiper blade assembly...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 336
    ... required, it is recommended that all work be done by an authorized SUBARU dealer. If you perform maintenance ... Incorrect or incomplete service could cause improper or unsafe vehicle operation. Any problems caused ... filter should be performed only by your SUBARU dealer. Testing of an All-Wheel Drive ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 337
    11-4 Maintenance and service Wear adequate eye protection to guard against getting oil or fluids in your eyes. If something does get in your eyes.... If your SRS airbag or seatbelt pretensioner needs service, consult your nearest SUBARU dealer. Always let the engine cool down....
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 338
    Maintenance and service 11-5 hood prop into the slot in the hood. To close the hood: 1. Lift the hood slightly and remove the hood prop from the slot in the hood and return the prop to its retainer. 2. Lower the hood until it approaches...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 339
    11-6 Maintenance and service Engine compartment overview 2.5-liter non-turbo models 1 2 3 4 5 6 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) 7) 8) 9) 10) 11) 12) 13) Power steering fluid reservoir (page 11-27) Manual transmission oil level gauge (MT) (page 11-20) or Differential gear oil level gauge ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 340
    ... 10) 11) 12) 13) Power steering fluid reservoir (page 11-27) Manual transmission oil level gauge (MT) (page 11-20) or Differential gear oil level gauge (AT) (page 11-23) Clutch fluid...Engine coolant reservoir (page 1114) Engine oil level gauge (page 11-9) Radiator cap (page 11-14)...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 341
    ... steering fluid reservoir (page 11-27) 2) Differential gear oil level gauge (AT) (page 11-23) 3) Automatic ...7) Windshield washer tank (page 11-39) 8) Engine oil filler cap (page 11-9) 9) Engine coolant reservoir (page 1114) 10) Radiator cap (page 11-14) 11) Engine oil level gauge (page 11-9) 12) Air ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 342
    Maintenance and service 11-9 Engine oil Checking the oil level Check the engine oil ...4. Pull out the dipstick again and check the oil level on it. If it is below the lower level, add... appearing as shown in the illustration. Use only engine oil with the recommended grade and viscosity. Be careful not...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 343
    11-10 Maintenance and service If you check the oil level just after stopping the...notch mark. This is caused by thermal expansion of the engine oil. 3. Remove the oil filler cap. the drain plug while ...the engine. 2.5-liter models B00305 B00420 3.0-liter models 4. Drain out the engine oil by removing
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 344
    Maintenance and service 11-11 8. Before installing a new oil filter, apply a thin ... 6. Open the access cover by removing the clips and turning the access cover counterclockwise. The oil filter will be ... the oil filter because that can result in an oil leak. Thoroughly wipe off any engine oil that ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 345
    ...the level is correct. 13.Start the engine and make sure that no oil leaks appear around the filter's rubber seal and drain plug. 14...long as they are the same API classification and SAE viscosity as those recommended by SUBARU. EN Use only engine oil with the recommended grade and viscosity. G E
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 346
    ... temperature *: 5W-30 is preferred. Engine oil viscosity (thickness) affects fuel economy.... applications such as towing a trailer, use of oil with the following grade and viscosities is recommended... to -33°F (-36°C). For adding, use genuine SUBARU coolant or an equivalent: a mixture of 50% soft...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 347
    ... blown, have the cooling system checked by your SUBARU dealer. If frequent addition of coolant is necessary, there may be a leak in the engine cooling system. It is recommended that the cooling system ... level mark. If the reserve tank is empty, remove the radiator cap and refill as required....
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 348
    ...11-15 Changing the coolant Always add genuine Subaru cooling system conditioner whenever the coolant is... Change the engine coolant and add genuine Subaru cooling system conditioner using the following procedures... tank. Tighten the drain plug securely. B00422 Non-turbo models 1) Fill up to here 2.5-...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 349
    ... coolant and fill up to just below the filler neck, allowing enough room to add genuine Subaru cooling system conditioner in the radiator. Add genuine Subaru cooling system conditioner until the coolant level reaches the filler neck. Do not pour the coolant...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 350
    Maintenance and service 11-17 Air cleaner element Non-turbo models 0 Do not operate the engine with the air ..., replace it more frequently. It is recommended that you always use genuine SUBARU parts. 1. Unplug the connector that is attached to the top of the air cleaner case...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 351
    11-18 Maintenance and service 7. To install the air cleaner case cover, insert the three ... snap the two clamps on the air cleaner case cover. Turbo models 0 B00206 B00201 2. Unplug the connector that is ... to undo the clips on the air intake duct, then remove the air intake duct. B00207 3. Use a ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 352
    Maintenance and service 11-19 remove the air cleaner element. 6. Clean the inside of the ... element. Spark plugs Recommended spark plugs 2.5-liter non-turbo models: FR5AP-11 (NGK) When ... that you have the spark plugs replaced by your SUBARU dealer. The spark plugs should be replaced according to ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 353
    ...35 - 0.40 (9.0 - 10.0) in (mm) Manual transmission oil Checking the oil level 1 2.5-liter models ...conditioner compressor pulley 3) Crank pulley B00365 Non-turbo models 1) Yellow handle It is unnecessary... and Maintenance Booklet". Consult your SUBARU dealer for replacement. If a belt is loose...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 354
    Maintenance and service 11-21 Recommended grade and viscosity Each oil manufacturer has its own base oils and additives. ...hole to bring the level up to the upper level. 85W 80W 75W/90 B00032 Be careful not to spill manual transmission oil when adding it. If oil touches the exhaust pipe, it may ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 355
    11-22 Maintenance and service Automatic transmission fluid Checking the fluid level ... speed. B00428 1 3 4 1 3 2 4 B00370 4-speed automatic transmission 1) Yellow handle 1) 2) 3) 4) HOT range COLD ... without time to warm up the automatic transmission, check to see that the fluid level is between ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 356
    ...AT vehicles) Checking the oil level 1 1 2 B00372 Recommended fluid Use one of the following types of automatic transmission fluid. Genuine Subaru Automatic Transmission Fluid Type-HP IDEMITSU ATF HP Castrol... Pull out the dipstick again and check the oil level on it. If it is below the lower level, ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 357
    ...Never use different brands together. Oil grade: API classification GL-5 Rear differential gear oil Checking the gear oil level Your vehicle may be equipped with a rear differential protector. The... off-road use. Removal of the rear differential protector is not required when checking the oil level. ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 358
    Maintenance and service 11-25 1 1 1 3 2 B00433 2 B00320 2 Others 1) Filler plug 2) Drain plug B00373 2.5-liter turbo and 3.0-liter models (AT) 1) Filler plug 2) Drain plug 2.5-liter turbo and 3.0-liter models (AT) 1) Filler hole 2) Drain hole 3) Oil level - CONTINUED -
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 359
    11-26 Maintenance and service -30 -20 -10 0 40 10 60 20 30 80 90 40 100 3 1 2 .... If the vehicle requires frequent refilling, there may be an oil leak. If you suspect a problem, have the vehicle checked at your SUBARU dealer. -20 0 20 85W 80W 75W/90 B00032 SAE viscosity No. and applicable ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 360
    ...low, it may indicate possible leakage. Consult your SUBARU dealer for inspection. Recommended fluid “Dexron III” Type Automatic Transmission Fluid HOT... When the fluid is cool before the vehicle is run: Check that the oil level is between “COLD MIN” and “COLD MAXମ.
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 361
    ... loss of braking performance. If the vehicle requires frequent refilling, there may be a leak. If you suspect a problem, have the vehicle checked at your SUBARU dealer. Never use different brands of brake fluid together. Also, avoid mixing DOT 3 and ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 362
    ... improper clutch operation. If the vehicle requires frequent refilling, there may be a leak. If you suspect a problem, have the vehicle checked at your SUBARU dealer. Never use different brands of clutch fluid together. When clutch fluid is added, be ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 363
    11-30 Maintenance and service Brake booster If the brake booster does ...operate as described in the following, have it checked by your SUBARU dealer. 1. With the engine off, depress the brake ...not within proper specification, contact your SUBARU dealer. Depress the pedal with a force of approximately ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 364
    Maintenance and service 11-31 Clutch pedal (Manual transmission vehicles) Check the clutch pedal free play and reserve distance according to... If the free play is not within proper specification, contact your SUBARU dealer. 700040 The right front disc brake and the right rear ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 365
    ... the brake pedal, have the brake pads serviced by your SUBARU dealer as soon as possible. imately 22 mph ... the brake pad or lining, use only genuine SUBARU parts. After replacement, the new parts must be... not within the specified range, have the brake system checked and adjusted at your SUBARU dealer.
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 366
    Maintenance and service 11-33 Tires and wheels Types of tires You should be familiar with type of tires present on your vehicle. All season tires The ...the low tire pressure warning light to come on. To avoid this problem when adjusting the tire pressures in a warm garage, inflate the...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 367
    ... four road wheels. Contact your SUBARU dealer as soon as possible for tire and sensor replacement and/or system resetting. If the light flashes, promptly contact a SUBARU dealer to have ... for abnormal wear. Contact your SUBARU dealer immediately if you find any problem. NOTE When the ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 368
    ...suffer damage that cannot be seen with the naked eye. This type of damage does not become evident ...may be damaged. Drive slowly to the nearest authorized SUBARU dealer and have the vehicle inspected....correct tire pressures helps to maximize the tires' service lives and is essential for good running ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 369
    11-36 Maintenance and service Correct tire pressure (tread worn evenly) Abnormally low tire pressure (tread worn at shoulders) Abnormally high tire pressure (tread worn in center) B00050 B00051 B00052 Roadholding is good, and steering is responsive. Rolling resistance is low, so fuel consumption...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 370
    ... can also cause steering and suspension system problems and abnormal tire wear. If you suspect ...balanced, have them checked and adjusted by your SUBARU dealer. Also have them adjusted after tire... and reduces the vehicle's running stability. Contact your SUBARU dealer if you notice abnormal tire wear...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 371
    ...are identical to those fitted as standard equipment. For safe vehicle operation, SUBARU recommends replacing all four tires at the same time... sure the replacement wheels match the specifications of the wheels that are fitted as standard equipment. Replacement wheels are available from SUBARU dealers.
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 372
    Maintenance and service 11-39 Aluminum wheels Use only those wheels that ...is loose, tighten it to the specified torque. Never apply oil to the threaded parts, wheel nuts, or tapered surface ... cap is replaced, be sure to replace them with genuine SUBARU parts designed for aluminum wheels. Windshield ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 373
    ...If windshield washer fluid is unavailable use clean water. In areas where water freezes in winter, use an anti-freeze type windshield washer fluid. SUBARU Windshield Washer Fluid contains 58.5% methyl alcohol and 41.5% surfactant, by volume. Its freezing...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 374
    Maintenance and service 11-41 Replacement of wiper blades Grease, wax, insects, or... operation is jerky, clean the outer surface of the windshield (or rear window) and the wiper blades using a... wiper arm on the passenger's side slowly while supporting it by hand. 6. Next, lower the windshield wiper ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 375
    ... and service Windshield wiper blade rubber 1 3. Align the claws of the metal support with the grooves ... support. 2. If the new blade rubber is not provided with two metal spines, remove... 4. Be sure to position the claws at the end of the metal support between the stoppers on the rubber as shown. If...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 376
    Maintenance and service 11-43 Rear window wiper blade rubber 2. Pull the blade rubber assembly out of the plastic support. 700063 1 B00505 2. Turn the wiper blade assembly... end of the blade rubber assembly to unlock it from the plastic support. 1) Metal spines 3. If the new blade rubber...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 377
    ... Maintenance and service ends. If the rubber is not retained properly, the wiper may scratch the rear window glass. 5. Install the wiper blade assembly ... medical attention immediately. B00066 4. Align the claws of the plastic support with the grooves in the blade rubber assembly, then slide ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 378
    Maintenance and service 11-45 To lessen the risk of sparks, remove rings, metal watchbands, and other metal jewelry. Never allow metal tools to contact the positive battery terminal and anything connected to it WHILE you are at the same time in contact with any other metallic...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 379
    11-46 Maintenance and service 1 2 B00131 B00198 B00338 Open the lid that is located above ... release knob and pull it toward you to remove it. The spare fuses are stored in the main fuse box..."Fuses and circuits" section in chapter 12 in this manual show the circuit for each fuse. The other ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 380
    ... 11-47 Main fuse Installation of accessories Always consult your SUBARU dealer before installing fog lights or any other ... If the same fuse blows again, this indicates that its system has a problem. Contact your SUBARU dealer for repairs. 600120 Main fuse box The main fuses are designed to melt ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 381
    11-48 Maintenance and service Replacing bulbs 8 9 10 1 2 3 4 5 13 14 18 11 12 7 6 17 18 17 16 15 B00435
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 382
    ...Except OUTBACK OUTBACK Trunk room light (Sedan) High mount stop light (Sedan) Rear turn ...NOTE If headlight aiming is required, consult your SUBARU dealer for proper adjustment of the headlight aim. It may be difficult to replace the bulbs. Have your SUBARU dealer replace the bulbs if necessary. -...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 383
    ...It may be difficult to replace the bulbs. Have your SUBARU dealer replace the bulbs if necessary. Front...It may be difficult to replace the bulbs. Have your SUBARU dealer replace the bulbs if necessary. ... may be difficult to replace the bulbs. Have your SUBARU dealer replace the bulbs if necessary. ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 384
    Maintenance and service 11-51 Rear combination lights Sedan 1 Station wagon 2 3 B00437 B00436 1) Rear turn signal light 2) Backup light 3)... Phillips screwdriver, remove the upper and lower screws. 3 1 2. Remove the bulb holder from the rear combination light assembly by turning it ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 385
    11-52 Maintenance and service gap A between the side cover and rear combination lamp and use ... 2) Rear turn signal light 3) Rear side marker light B00138 3. Remove the upper and lower screws.... a flat-head screwdriver to remove the light cover from the top of the left-hand rear gate trim. B00139 2....
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 386
    ...bulb socket by turning it clockwise. Install the light cover on the rear gate. 1. Remove the mounting screws using a Phillips screwdriver. 2. Remove... lens. 700083 License plate light Sedan It may be difficult to replace the bulbs. Have your SUBARU dealer replace the bulbs if necessary. 1. Remove ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 387
    11-54 Maintenance and service Map light 0 bulb straight downward to remove it. 3. Install a new bulb. 4. Reinstall the lens. Door step ... the edge of the lens with a flat-head screwdriver. 700081 1. Remove the lens by prying the edge of the lens with a flat-head screwdriver....
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 388
    Maintenance and service 11-55 Cargo area light (Station wagon) 700082 700079 .... Install a new bulb. 3. Reinstall the lens. 700078 1. Remove the cargo area light assembly by prying the ... out of the socket. Install a new bulb. 4. Reinstall the lens. Trunk light (Sedan) 700080 - CONTINUED -
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 389
    11-56 Maintenance and service 1. Remove the cover by pulling it out. 2. Pull the bulb out of the socket. Install a new bulb. 3. Reinstall the cover. High mount stop light (Sedan) It may be difficult to replace the bulbs. Have your SUBARU dealer replace the bulbs if necessary.
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 390
    Specifications Specifications ...Dimensions ...Engine ...Electrical system ...Capacities ...Tires ...Wheel alignment ... 12-2 12-2 12-3 12-3 12-4 12-5 12-5 Fuses and circuits ...Fuse panel located in the passenger compartment ...Fuse panel located in the engine compartment ... 12-6 12-6 12-8 Bulb...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 391
    ... to change without notice. Specifications Dimensions in (mm) Item Sedan Legacy Station wagon Nonturbo 2.5-liter Turbo 3.0-liter 2.5-liter Nonturbo Overall length Overall width Overall ...) 105.1 (2,670) 58.9 (1,495) 58.7 (1,490) 8.7 (220) 8.5 (215) 3.0-liter Sedan OUTBACK Station wagon
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 392
    ... order 10.0 : 1 1-3-2-4 EJ253 (2.5-liter, SOHC, non-turbo) EJ255 (2.5-liter, DOHC, turbo) EZ30D (3.0-liter, DOHC, non-turbo) Horizontally opposed, liquid cooled 6 cylinder, 4 stroke gasoline ...models Alternator Spark plugs 2.5-liter non-turbo models 2.5-liter turbo and 3.0-liter models MT ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 393
    ... Capacities Fuel tank Engine oil Transmission oil (MT) Transmission fluid (AT) AT differential gear oil Rear differential gear oil Power steering fluid Engine coolant 2.5-liter non-turbo models 2.5-liter turbo models 3.0-liter models MT AT MT AT ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 394
    ... T155/70D17 P225/55R17 95V Wheel alignment Item Sedan Toe Camber Front Rear Front Rear -0°40' -0°15' -0°30' Legacy Station wagon 0 in (0 mm) 0 in (0 mm) 0°40' -0°10' Sedan OUTBACK Station wagon
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 395
    ...5A Door locking Front wiper deicer relay Moonroof Combination meter Remote control rear view mirrors Seat heater relay Vanity mirror light Combination meter ... wiper deicer Power supply (Battery) Turn signal unit Clock Automatic transmission unit SRS airbag system (Sub) Engine control unit Integrated ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 396
    ... 20A 15A Circuit Cargo socket Position light Tail light Rear combination light Fuse panel 28 29 30 31 ... right side relay Cigarette lighter socket Starter relay Air conditioner Rear window defogger relay coil Rear wiper Rear window washer Audio unit Clock SRS airbag system (Main) Power window relay...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 397
    ...) Headlight (left side) Backup light Horn Rear window defogger Fuel pump Automatic transmission control unit Engine control unit Turn and hazard warning flasher ... 14 15 16 14 15 16 A) FWD socket (AT vehicles - except Turbo models and 3.0-liter models) B) Main fuse
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 398
    ... beam High beam Front fog light Except OUTBACK OUTBACK Front turn signal/parking and front side marker Rear combination light... (Sedan) Brake/tail and rear side marker (Sedan) Brake/tail (Station wagon) Rear...) Backup light High mount stop light (Sedan) License plate light Trunk room light ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 399
    12-10 Specifications Vehicle identification 2 1 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) 7) Emission control label Vehicle identification number Certification and bar code label Tire inflation pressure label Vehicle identification number plate Model number plate Fuel label 3 4 6 5 7 C00104
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 400
    Consumer information and Reporting safety defects Tire information ...13-2 Tire labeling ...13-2 Recommended tire inflation pressure ...13-5 Glossary of tire terminology ...13-6 Tire care - maintenance and safety practices ...13-7 Vehicle load limit - how to determine ...13-8 Determining ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 401
    ...more dimensional information about the tire size. Example: P (1) 205 / 50 R 17 (2) (3) (4) (5) 215 / 45 ZR 17 (2) (3) (6) (5) (1) P = Certain tire type used on light duty vehicles such as passenger cars (2) Section Width in millimeters (3) Aspect Ratio (= section height ÷ section width). (4) R ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 402
    ... groups. Here is a brief review of the TIN with a breakdown of its individual elements. (1) Manufacturer's Identification Mark (2) Tire Size (3) Tire Type Code (4) Date of Manufacture The first two figures identify the week, starting with "01" to represent the first full week of the calendar ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 403
    ...vehicle. Putting a load rated tire on any vehicle does not mean the vehicle can be loaded up to the tire's rated load. Construction type Applicable construction of this tire. For example, "TUBELESS STEEL BELTED RADIAL" Construction The generic name of each cord material used in the plies (both...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 404
    ... pressure Recommended cold tire inflation pressure Recommended cold tire inflation pressure for your vehicle's tires is as follows, Tire size Wheel size Pressure Front Rear Rear at trailer towing Temporary spare tire Size Pressure T135/80R16 P205/50R17 88V 215/45ZR17 17 × 7 JJ 33 psi (230 kPa, ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 405
    ...Example: TIRE AND LOADING INFORMATION SEATING CAPACITY TOTAL 5 FRONT 2 REAR 3 The combined weight of occupants and cargo should never exceed 385kg... COLD TIRE PRESSURE 230KPA.33PSI 220KPA.32PSI 420KPA.60PSI SEE OWNER'S MANUAL FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FRONT REAR SPARE P205/50R17 P205/50R17 T135/...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 406
    ... are available as factory-installed equipment (whether installed or not). Curb weight The weight of a motor vehicle with standard equipment including the maximum capacity of fuel, oil, and coolant and air conditioning. Maximum loaded vehicle weight The sum of ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 407
    ... of driver and all passengers and their belongings, any cargo, any optional equipment such as a trailer hitch, roof rack or bike carrier, .... Cargo capacity = Load limit - (total weight of occupants + total weight of optional equipment + tongue load of a trailer (if applicable)) For towing capacity ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 408
    Consumer information and Reporting safety defects 13-9 Example 1B 2. Calculate the available load capacity. Available Load Capacity = 800 lbs (363 kg) (Vehicle capacity weight) = 81 lbs ( 37 kg) 3. The total weight now exceeds the capacity weight by 81 lbs (37 kg), so the cargo weight must be ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 409
    ..., sum of the maximum load ratings of two front tires and of two rear tires must exceed each axle's maximum loaded capacity ("GAWR"). ... certification label affixed to the driver's door. The GVWR and front and rear GAWRs are determined by not only the maximum load rating of tires but For ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 410
    ...in Step 4. 6. If your vehicle will be towing a trailer, load from your trailer will be trans- ferred to your vehicle. Consult this manual to determine how this reduces the available cargo and luggage load capacity of your vehicle. Adverse safety consequences of overloading on handling and stopping...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 411
    ..., they do not apply to deep tread, winter type snow tires, spacesaver or temporary use spare ... significantly from the norm due to variations in driving habits, service practices and differences in road characteristics and ... car tires must meet under the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards No. 109. ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 412
    ... National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in addition to notifying Subaru of America, Inc. If NHTSA receives similar complaints, it...However, NHTSA cannot become involved in individual problems between you, your dealer, or Subaru of America, Inc. To contact NHTSA, you may either call the...
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  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 415
    ... Arming the system ...2-15 Armrest ...1-10 Ashtray ...6-9 AT OIL TEMPerature warning light ...3-18 Audio ... Automatic transmission 4-speed ...7-11 5-speed ...7-17 Capacities ...12-4 Fluid ...11-22 Manual ...release ...7-16, 7-23 Temperature warning light (AT OIL TEMP) ...3-18 Automatic/Emergency Locking ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 416
    ...Clutch pedal free play ...11-31 Engine oil level ...11-9 Fluid level ...11-22,...11-27, 11-28, 11-29 Gear oil level ...11-24 Child restraint systems ... Front passengers ...6-7 Rear passengers ...6-7 D Daytime running light system ...3-32 Differential gear oil Front ...11-23 Rear ...11-24 Dimensions ...12...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 417
    ...-14 Exhaust gas (Carbon monoxide) ...8-2 Hood ...11-4 Oil ...11-9 Overheating ...9-12 Starting ...7-8 Stopping ...7-9 Exterior... ...9-4 Floor mat ...6-12 Fluid level Automatic transmission ...11-22 Brake ...11-28 Clutch ... Fog light switch ...3-34 Front Differential gear oil ...11-23 Fog light ...11-50 ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 418
    ... Precautions ...11-3 Schedule ...11-3 Seatbelt ...1-21 Tools ...9-18 Manual Climate control system ...4-3 Mode ...7-14, 7-20 Seat ...1-3 Transmission ...7-9 Transmission oil ...11-20 Map light ...6-2, 11-54 Maximum load limits ...8-21 Meters and...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 419
    ...11-10 Oil level Engine ...11-9 Front differential gear (AT vehicles) ...11-23 Manual transmission ...11-20 Rear differential ...11-24 Oil pressure warning light ...3-18 Outside ...-23 Brake fluid ...11-28 Clutch fluid ...11-29 OIL grade and viscosity ...11-12, 11-13, 11-...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 420
    ... light ...11-53 Map light ...11-54 Parking light ...11-50 Rear combination light ...11-51 Trunk light ...11-55 Rocking the vehicle ......10-5 T Tachometer ...3-8, 3-12 Temperature gauge ...3-9, 3-13 Temperature warning light (AT OIL TEMP) ...3-18 Temporary spare tire ...9-2 Tie-down hooks ...9-13 Tilt ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 421
    14-8 Index Rotation ...11-37 Tires ...12-5 Types ...11-33 Tires and wheels ...11-33 ... Drive ...3-22 Anti-lock Brake System ...3-20 AT OIL TEMPerature ...3-18 Brake system ...3-20 Charge ...3-18 ...17 Door open ...3-22 Low fuel ...3-9, 3-13, 3-21 Oil pressure ...3-18 Seatbelt ...3-14 SRS airbag system ...
  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 422
    Index 14-9 Replacement ...11-38 Windows ...2-19 Windshield Washer fluid ...11-39 Wiper and washer switches ...3-35 Wiper deicer ...3-38 Winter driving ...8-7 Wiper and washer ...3-34
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  • 2006 Subaru Legacy | Owner's Manual - Page 425
    GAS STATION REFERENCE Fuel: 2.5-liter non-turbo models Use only unleaded gasoline with an... gal (64 liters, 14.1 Imp gal) Engine oil: Use only API classification SM with the ... certification mark (starburst mark) displayed on the container. Engine oil capacity: 2.5-liter models: 4.2 US qt (4.0 liters,...



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