ABS system self-check

You may feel a slight shock in the brake pedal and hear the operating sound of ABS from the engine compartment just after the vehicle is started. This is caused by an automatic functional test of the ABS system being carried out and does not indicate any abnormal condition.

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    OUTBACK
    Your SUBARU can be driven on ordinary roads or off-road. But please keep in mind that an AWD SUBARU is a passenger vehicle and is neither a conventional offroad vehicle nor an all-terrain vehicle. If ...

    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 “SET/COAST” button once. Now the desired speed is set and the vehicle wil ...

    Steps to take if EBD system malfunctions
    If a malfunction occurs in the EBD system, the system stops working and the brake system warning light and ABS warning light illuminate simultaneously. The EBD system may be malfunctioning if the ...