Subaru Legacy: Side mirrors - Connecting a trailer - Trailer towing - Driving tips - Subaru Legacy Owners ManualSubaru Legacy: Side mirrors

After hitching a trailer to your vehicle, check that the standard side mirrors

After hitching a trailer to your vehicle, check that the standard side mirrors provide a good rearward field of view without significant blind spots. If significant blind spots occur with the vehicle’s standard side mirrors, use towing mirrors that conform with Federal, state/province and/ or other applicable regulations.

    Trailer safety chains
    WARNING Always use safety chains between your vehicle and the trailer. Towing trailer without safety chains could create a traffic safety hazard if the trailer separates from the hitch due to cou ...

    Trailer lights
    CAUTION Direct splicing or other improper connection of trailer lights may damage your vehicle’s electrical system and cause a malfunction of your vehicle’s lighting system. Connection of trai ...

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    Compact Spare Tire
    WARNING Driving with more than one compact spare tire at a time could result in loss of braking and handling. This could lead to a crash and you or others could be injured. Use only one compact sp ...

    Recalling Button Memory Positions
    To recall the manually saved Button Memory positions, press and hold “1” or “2.” The driver seat and outside mirrors move to the positions stored to those buttons when pressed. Relea ...

    Tire chains
    Due to limited clearance, tire chains are not recommended. CAUTION: Damage to the vehicle may result if tire chains areused. ...