Jump to content


Welcome to Ultimate Subaru Message Board, my lurker friend!

Welcome to Ultimate Subaru Message Board, an unparalleled Subaru community full of the greatest Subaru gurus and modders on the planet! We offer technical information and discussion about all things Subaru, the best and most popular all wheel drive vehicles ever created.

We offer all this information for free to everyone, even lurkers like you! All we ask in return is that you sign up and give back some of what you get out - without our awesome registered users none of this would be possible! Plus, you get way more great stuff as a member! Lurk to lose, participate to WIN*!
  • Say hello and join the conversation
  • Subscribe to topics and forums to get automatic updates
  • Get your own profile and make new friends
  • Classifieds with all sorts of Subaru goodies
  • Photo hosting in our gallery
  • Meet other cool people with cool cars
Seriously, what are you waiting for? Make your life more fulfilling and join today! You and your Subaru won't regret it, we guarantee** it.

* The joy of participation and being generally awesome constitutes winning
** Not an actual guarantee, but seriously, you probably won't regret it!

Serving the Subaru Community since May 18th, 1998!

Guest Message by DevFuse
 

Photo
- - - - -

2000 outback frt differential drain-plug


  • Please log in to reply
2 replies to this topic

#1 GaryS1

GaryS1

    New User

  • Members
  • Pip
  • 1 posts
  • Littleton

Posted 23 May 2004 - 06:15 AM

I am looking for the location of the front differential drain plug on a 2000 Subaru Outback(Atx). Looked under, the automatic tanny fluid drain plug is real obvious, but the diff drain plug is not. Any detailed help is really appreciated!!

#2 swami2806

swami2806

    USMB Regular

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 30 posts
  • Colchester CT

Posted 23 May 2004 - 08:20 AM

Don't know what motor you have, but it should be in the right side. Look at the tranny pan, then look on the other side if the exhaust pipe running on the right side of the tranny pan. You'll see the diff case and the plug.

#3 nickb21

nickb21

    Subaru Fanatic!

  • Members
  • 558 posts
  • Hunterdon County

Posted 23 May 2004 - 04:09 PM

It's right in front of where the Y-pipe converges(yep, you'll get a bit of oil on the pipe when you drain it). It'll have the same aluminum-ish color of the diff case. I believe it's 22mm. There should also be a washer on the plug, I re-used the washer since it doesn't appear the be the "crush" type..

Hope that helps.
--Nick




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users