Subaru recalls Imprezas, Impreza Stationwagons, BRZ, XV Crosstreks and Toyota Scion FR-S vehicles

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The vehicles' engine valve springs may fracture

Subaru of America is recalling 165,534 model year 2012-2014 Subaru Imprezas, model year 2012-2013 Impreza Stationwagons, model year 2013 Subaru BRZ, XV Crosstreks and Toyota Scion FR-S vehicles.

The engine valve springs in these vehicles may fracture causing an engine malfunction or a possible engine stall, increasing the risk of a crash.

What to do

Subaru will notify their owners. Toyota will notify the FR-S owners. Dealers will replace the valve springs, free of charge.

The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule.

Subaru owners may contact Subaru customer service at 1-844-373-6614, Toyota owners may contact the Toyota customer experience center at 1-888-270-9371. Subaru's number for this recall is WTY-84.

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