MUFFLER
Exhaust
3) Remove front rubber cushion, and detach muf-fler assembly.
NOTE:
To facilitate removal, apply a coat of SUBARU
CRC to mating area of rubber cushion in advance.
SUBARU CRC (Part No. 004301003)
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5. Muffler
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A: REMOVAL
1) Separate muffler from rear exhaust pipe.
CAUTION:
Be careful, exhaust pipe is hot.
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2) Remove left and right rubber cushions.
CAUTION:
Be careful not to drop the muffler during
removal.
NOTE:
To facilitate removal, apply a coat of SUBARU
CRC to mating area of rubber cushions in
advance.
SUBARU CRC (Part No. 004301003)
B: INSTALLATION
Install in the reverse order of removal.
CAUTION:
Replace gasket with a new one.
Tightening torque:
48 Nm (4.9 kgf-m, 35.4 ft-lb)
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C: INSPECTION
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1)   Make sure there are no exhaust leaks from con-nections and welds.
2)   Make sure there are no holes or rusting.
3)   Make sure the cushion rubber is not worn or cracked.
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