I bought an oversize clutch release bearing with a sleeve, price is pretty high, but way cheaper than the only other alternative. Produt is of high quality. I would recommend buyimg from smart quality parts
TranQuil sleeve repair kit for common damage to manual transmission snouts by the release bearing. Fits Outback, Legacy, Impreza and Forester models.
The Smart Service TranQuil Sleeve Kit is the "practical solution" for the notorious grooving of the quill that occurs on Subaru transmissions. Grooving of the quill causes:
Now you can solve this problem and its results permanently with the TranQuil Sleeve Kit!
Kit comes complete with oversized release bearing instructions.
See below for fitment details to find which model is for your Subaru.
TSK1 Models: Replaces Subaru part # 30502AA051
|Forester: 1998 - 2011 (Non-turbo)|
|Impreza: 1993 - 2011 (Non-turbo, 5 speed)|
|Legacy: 1990 - 2011 (Non-turbo, 5 speed)|
TSK2 Models: Replaces Subaru part # 30502AA080
|Impreza: All turbo models with pull style (02-05 WRX) excludes STi|
|Legacy: Turbo 2.2 91-94|
|Baja: All turbo models 04-06|
|Forester: All turbo/XT models 03-05|
TSK3 Models: Replaces Subaru part # 30502AA120
Trans Snout Kit fits all Subaru 2005 and up turbo models with push style clutch except STi. This includes 2005-2014 Legacy GT, Forester XT, and WRX models.
Replacement bearings sold separately. See our other product page for replacement bearing details.
Smart Service is an independent, Subaru specific repair facility located in Seattle, Washington. Opened in 1999, Smart Service has become one of the top repair facilities in our Subaru dense area of the Pacific Northwest. Utilizing a team of factory trained technicians with decades of experience, Smart Service launched Smart Quality Parts as a response to the demand for the high quality, OEM parts we use without having to pay the premium getting them from the dealer.
Parts that we offer under the Smart Service brand are ones we have exclusively curated with your Subaru's longevity in mind.
We would never offer you a part we wouldn't put on our customer's or our own vehicles. This is another reason we offer an industry leading 2 year, unlimited mileage warranty on all our parts.