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ABS light blinks when the car is turned off
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High RPMs on a 4-cylinder engine
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Transmission damage
If you have a manual transmission this shouldn't matter - both the transmission and rear differential take 75W-90 gear oil. If however, you have an automatic transmission, filling the front differential with CVT transmission fluid could be a real issue....
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I have a new 2015 Subaru Crosstrek and haven't had an oil change yet. No alerts have come on yet
Subaru does not recommend leaving the engine oil in longer than 6 months (or 6,000 miles, whichever comes first). So you are definitely overdue on an oil change based on the time criteria. Subaru recommends 100% synthetic oil. Although it's...

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