Subaru Crosstrek Timing Belt Or Timing Chain (2013 - 2021)

All Subaru Crosstrek engines have timing chains from the model years 2013 to 2021. All Subaru Crosstrek engines from 2013 to 2021 are interference.

Scroll down to see specific data for your model year below.

The timing belt (or chain) maintains the proper synchronization between the various engine components in a combustion engine.

If the belt or chain stretches or breaks, it can lead to catastrophic engine damage.

Timing belts have a recommended replacement interval, while timing chains are generally rated for the engines lifetime, although they need to be inspected occasionally.

Subaru Crosstrek Timing Belt Or Chain (2013 - 2021)
Year Engine Belt Or Chain Interference Service Interval
2021 2.5L 4 Cyl. 182 hp (FB25D) timing chain interference lifetime
2021 2.0L 4 Cyl. 154 hp (FB20D) timing chain interference lifetime
2021 2.0L 4 Cyl. Hybrid 148 hp timing chain interference lifetime
2020 2.0L 4 Cyl. 154 hp (FB20D) timing chain interference lifetime
2020 2.0L 4 Cyl. Hybrid 148 hp timing chain interference lifetime
2019 2.0L 4 Cyl. 154 hp (FB20D) timing chain interference lifetime
2019 2.0L 4 Cyl. Hybrid 148 hp timing chain interference lifetime
2018 2.0L 4 Cyl. 154 hp (FB20D) timing chain interference lifetime
2017 2.0L 4 Cyl. 154 hp (FB20D) timing chain interference lifetime
2016 2.0L 4 Cyl. 154 hp (FB20D) timing chain interference lifetime
2016 2.0L 4 Cyl. Hybrid 160 hp (FB20X) timing chain interference lifetime
2015 2.0L 4 Cyl. 154 hp (FB20D) timing chain interference lifetime
2015 2.0L 4 Cyl. Hybrid 160 hp (FB20X) timing chain interference lifetime
2014 2.0L 4 Cyl. 154 hp (FB20D) timing chain interference lifetime
2014 2.0L 4 Cyl. Hybrid 160 hp (FB20X) timing chain interference lifetime
2013 2.0L 4 Cyl. 154 hp (FB20D) timing chain interference lifetime
2013 2.0L 4 Cyl. Hybrid 160 hp (FB20X) timing chain interference lifetime

TimingBeltInfo.com is a website designed to quickly find the timing belt (or chain) information for your vehicle.

Understanding the timing system in your vehicle or a possible purchase can save you money and headaches in the long run.

When in doubt, always consult with a professional mechanic.

Also, you can consult the vehicle's owner's manual.