Subaru Legacy: When checking or servicing in the engine compartment while the engine is running - Maintenance precautions - Maintenance and service - Subaru Legacy Owners ManualSubaru Legacy: When checking or servicing in the engine compartment while the engine is running

WARNING

A running engine can be dangerous. Keep your fingers, hands, clothing, hair and tools away from the cooling fan, belts and any other moving engine parts. Removing rings, watches and ties is advisable.

    When checking or servicing in the engine compartment (2.5 L non-turbo models)
    CAUTION Do not contact the belt cover while checking the components in the engine compartment. Doing so may cause your hand to slip off the belt cover and result in an unexpected injury. ...

    Maintenance tips
    Some clips and fender linings must be removed before replacing the air cleaner elements or specific bulbs. ...

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    Marker lines
    1 - Marker line for a 1-foot (30-centimeter) zone behind the vehicle 2 - Marker line for the clear back-up zone 3 - "Wheel tracks" The solid line (1) indicates a zone within 1 ft (30 ...

    Crash mode
    Driving after a collision If the vehicle has been involved in a collision, the text Safety mode See manual may appear in the information display. This indicates that the vehicle's functionali ...

    Engine compartment, overview
    The appearance of the engine compartment may vary depending on engine model. Coolant expansion tank Power steering fluid reservoir Engine oil dipstick Radiator Filler cap for engine oil ...