• Brian Keene

Plug Spotlight - Gas Tank Plugs

Updated: Aug 9, 2019


In this post we go over the various types of gas tank plugs in a Subaru. Like most plugs, Subaru has changed the plug type for different features and availability. Below we have images as well as a description of which cars the plug is compatible with.

Gas Tank Plugs


Subaru 6 pin gas tank plug, 6 pin fuel plug, subaru gas tank,

This gas tank plug is for newer model Subarus. It plugs into the top of the fuel tank assembly.

Compatible Cars:

2005+ Legacy

2008+ Impreza

All Tribeca

2009+ Forester

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This gas tank plug is for older model Subarus. It plugs into the top of the fuel tank assembly.

Compatible Cars:

2004 and older Legay

2007 and older Impreza

2008 and older Forester

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Other Fuel System Related Plugs:


Subaru fuel pump controller plug, FPC plug, Subaru FPC, fuel pump controller for subaru

This plug is for the Fuel Pump Controller.

Compatible Cars:

All turbo models except direct injected models like 15+ WRX or 14+ Forester XT

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Subaru fuel sub level sensor plug, gas level plug, subaru fuel level plug

This plug is for the Fuel Sub Level Sensor. In older style gas tanks there are two level sensors, one in each saddle of the tank. The fuel level goes through the first sensor and then runs through the second sensor. The ECU takes the average of these two sensors to know the fuel level in the tank.

Compatible Cars:

2004 and older Legay

2007 and older Impreza

2008 and older Forester

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