Originally Posted by JRey
So, I picked up my car yesterday and as soon as I got home, I had a plastic burning smell coming from the engine... I read in the forums that it's "normal" and is a "new car smell" but just want to confirm here... kinda scared I broke something...
Totally normal, lasts 4-800 miles from my experience taking nmerous demos over the years, and buying 3 new Subarus as well.
You can smell it more with the cars that have a hood scoop right when you get out of the car.