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2015-2016 Scion FR-S Idle Issue

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CARS.COM — Vehicles affected by service bulletin:

  • 2015 Scion FR-S
  • 2016 Scion FR-S

The problem: The engine idle may fluctuate between 500 and 1,000 rpm when the gearshift is in Park or Neutral. The condition occurs after the vehicle has been driven at highway speeds for 25 or more miles. It is due to a glitch in the transmission control module software.

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Corrective action: Dealers will update the TCM software with a new program to eliminate the condition.

Warranty info: This action will be done free of charge under Scion’s new-vehicle limited warranty.

What owners should do: Call your local dealer with your vehicle’s identification number to determine if it’s involved in this service bulletin. You can also call Scion at 866-707-2466 or NHTSA at 888-327-4236. Reference TSB No. SB0021-15.

Need to find a dealer for service? Go to Cars.com Service & Repair to find a local dealer.

Editor’s note: This is only one of dozens of service bulletins issued each month by automakers. Please check your automaker’s website to see if your vehicle has any service bulletins pending.

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