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The EDGE Warranty

4 Year, 50,000 Mile
Included on Parts and Service

  • Suspension and chassis
  • Engine and cooling systems
  • Transmission and driveline
  • Electronics

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Reviews

Excellent service, quality work, and incredible team 10/10 would recommend
John Riddle
5
I recently brought my '03 Z4 in for several maintenance items and an intermittent issue with the clutch. The shop was incredibly detailed and communicative while they had my car. The knowledge and expertise were apparent during several back and forth on the various items I had questions about. Both Anthony and Derek provided thoughtful recommendations. The quality of the work performed was excelle...
Brendan Ambrosini
5
I first came to Edge a year and a half ago for some routine maintenance and a suspension refresh on a 16 year old 325i BMW. Derek worked with me on a plan for both routine maintenance and the suspension refresh, but due to the number of outstanding maintenance items, we prioritized those first. During the process, Derek provided detailed information and prioritization of the findings and kept me...
Sunny Chow
5
Very straightforward working with Edge. They do great work and are transparent with costs.
Gabriel Marusic
5
Absolutely the best service
Dominique Young
5

Subaru’s are, in general, pretty robust cars. They make good power, are easily upgradeable, work well at the track at at autocrosses and can haul your family around in safety. Like most cars, they do have some common issues to watch out for. Here are some of the highlights:

  1. Subaru Head Gasket Oil leak | EDGE Motorworks Non turbo SOHC 2.5L 4-cylinder head gaskets came from the factory with a single layer steel HG with a coating that deteriorates over time. This causes external oil and coolant leaks. Every last SOHC 2.5 we have seen has this issue, even the brand new ones.

  2. Burned Subaru Valve | EDGE Motorworks Misfires on the turbo 2.5L EJ255/257. Symptoms can range from vacuum/boost leaks, cracked ringland on the pistons or even tight exhaust valve clearances. Ignoring the misfire which 9 times out of 10 is a tight valve can lead to burnt valves and much bigger problems/more expensive. The tight valve clearance develops over time due to many heat cycles. The valve stems grow and shrink the gap between the cam and cam followers. You want to catch this issue early!

  3. Subaru Cracked Radiator | EDGE Motorworks Cracked radiators just like BMW’s. The cracks on the plastic endtanks and visible coolant is present. Usually occurs after or around the time the timing belt needs changing (105k service). We suggest changing the radiator and hoses at the same time to alleviate the head aches of a leaky/failed radiator after the 105k was just performed. This happens on both Turbo and non-turbo Subies. It should also be noted at all coolant services on a Subaru MUST include a bottle of the factory Blue additive.

  4. Subaru Bad Wheel Bearing | EDGE Motorworks Wheel bearings. Very common issue usually occurring around 80k. Symptoms are Humming, grinding, or thumping when the bad wheel bearing is being loaded.

  5. Subaru Cracked Piston Ring | EDGE Motorworks Oil consumption. Common with the 2.5L Turbo motors, it can be caused by cracked piston ring lands due to Subaru using weak Cast pistons. Symptoms are down on power, smoking under acceleration, oil consumption, excessive blow-by. Failure to notice the symptoms can lead to catastrophic engine failure. I.E. spun rod bearings, seized cams, and turbo failure.

  6. Subaru Spun Rod Bearing | EDGE Motorworks Spun rod bearings. All Subaru 4-cylinder engines are susceptible to this. Symptoms are metallic knocking noises coming from the engine during cold start, or if the bearing is destroyed enough, the knock can be audible when warm. Failure to check and maintain oil level can lead to rod bearing failure.