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: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty



  1. ('03-'05) Power Window / Broken Door Stay
  2. ('03-'05) EJ253 Oil Loss/Leaks
  3. Issue With Rear Windshield Sprayer
  4. ('06-'08) Electric window motor tip...
  5. Clunking noise rear SF
  6. ('03-'05) FXT Oil Recommendations?
  7. Advice 2004 Forester XT thrown rod.
  8. ('03-'05) Extremely loud exhaust (leak)
  9. ('98-'00) Rear wheel bearing needing replacement after 20k?
  10. ('09-'13) Problems since timing belt change
  11. ('09-'13) In-gear noise with engine off
  12. (All Years) BG Ultra Guard 75w90
  13. Car Stalling Problem
  14. ('01-'02) Electrical Issue
  15. Oil change at dealer
  16. ('06-'08) Recirc button no longer lights up
  17. ('98-'00) Need advice for my Forester
  18. ('06-'08) Mobil 1 VS Rotella T6
  19. ('03-'05) Losing Power Steering And Other Issues
  20. ('09-'13) 308 CCA - enough for a while?
  21. ('03-'05) Did Cobb kill my Forester?
  22. ('01-'02) Stuck in Nowhere, Illinois.... Help Needed Timing Belt??
  23. ('03-'05) Help identifying air intake type type...
  24. ('98-'00) Clicking noise only on acceleration when vehicle is moving when engine is cold
  25. ('01-'02) Help with P0456 and P0456pd
  26. ('14+) Forester xt poor paint quality
  27. 09 Footwell Draft.
  28. ('09-'13) fuel in-tank filter
  29. Driver's Side Windshield Wiper
  30. ('98-'00) Out of ideas, please assist me.
  31. ('06-'08) What is this gunk??
  32. ('03-'05) Fog light bulb replacement
  33. Engine Oil RED LINE or Yacco
  34. ('98-'00) Troubleshooting speedo issues
  35. 5w30 vs 10w 30
  36. ('01-'02) Knocking noise coming from the motor
  37. ('01-'02) 2001 subaru forester S moon roof problem
  38. ('09-'13) Blown Turbo, looking for advice
  39. ('03-'05) Help!! '04 forester turbo no start :(
  40. Flittering sound when accelerating 2000 Forester
  41. ('03-'05) Transmission Pan Removal
  42. ('14+) Oil change
  43. ('09-'13) CV band/clamp replacement help
  44. ('98-'00) '98 Forester Vapor Canister Vent Valve
  45. ('03-'05) Radiator fans not working?
  46. ('06-'08) Head Gasket Replacements- Dealer or Regular Mechanic?
  47. ('06-'08) Another EGR / P0400 thread
  48. ('14+) Smelling Tranny Fluid In Cabin While Stopped
  49. ('09-'13) Wierd intermittent exhaust?? sound
  50. ('98-'00) Bad Vibrations!!
  51. ('03-'05) humming sound
  52. ('03-'05) P0519 again on my Forester!
  53. ('14+) Rattles and undercarriage noise
  54. ('98-'00) Clutch Slips at 2,000.
  55. ('03-'05) 04 forester xt CEL #P0440
  56. 2011 2D Premium leather electronic drivers seat - uncomfortable or is it me?
  57. ('14+) 2014 Engine Rumble after Start Up
  58. ('03-'05) Jump didn't work - Ypsilanti, MI. Can anybody help?
  59. ('03-'05) Forester 2.5X Won't Move
  60. ('01-'02) Well, another repair to do....CV axle
  61. ('14+) confused about maintenance schedule for forester (Canada)
  62. ('14+) XT in -43C temperature
  63. ('06-'08) Got a 2008 Fozz, need some help please
  64. ('03-'05) Seeking advice on Head Gasket
  65. ('01-'02) engine light on, and engine shakes... help?
  66. ('03-'05) A/C running all the time, HELP!
  67. ('03-'05) Torque Converter help please...
  68. Are you ready to play Name That Sound?
  69. ('09-'13) Power Steering
  70. ('14+) Best way to have car running but locked?
  71. ('01-'02) 02 forester galloping noise from rear
  72. ('09-'13) OBD Engine Code P219A
  73. ('01-'02) Gas smell when I start engine
  74. ('14+) Latest NOACK #'s for conventional 5w20's
  75. 2009 Forester Tranny / ATF light
  76. ('06-'08) Fuel MPG Issue?
  77. ('09-'13) Broken turbo/DPF unit - no goodwill from Subaru depite being under 60,000 and 3.2 yr
  78. The Must Do's of the 90k and 100k Service
  79. ('98-'00) Random stumble problem
  80. (All Years) How to - service manual, from STIS 3 day subscription $34.95
  81. ('14+) First oil change recommendation
  82. ('03-'05) Newbie needs help - Oil or ATF leak??
  83. ('14+) '14 XT - CEL code P0171,P0087,P0191
  84. ('09-'13) Slow turning over...
  85. ('06-'08) 06 forester x front end vibrates/shakes at 60 mph and higher
  86. ('01-'02) car will start but dies
  87. ('98-'00) Feel like a true forester owner ... got my hg's done.
  88. ('03-'05) FXT P0011, Low Idle
  89. ('09-'13) Is my Auto Climate Control normal?
  90. Fuel vapor smell in cabin - 2004 Subaru Forester
  91. battery goes dead at airport and parking lights flash
  92. ('14+) Block heater
  93. ('03-'05) '04 XT 5MT - Random no-start and hard brake pedal...
  94. ('03-'05) My 2003 Forester AUX input conversion
  95. ('98-'00) Overheating only at idle
  96. ('06-'08) Foz died while parking, shows its it gear on dash.
  97. ('14+) Hard Starts and High RPM
  98. ('06-'08) Stuck right front wheel
  99. ('03-'05) 05 XT Compression Test
  100. ('03-'05) 05 XT fuel pressure testing and specifications
  101. ('14+) 14xt stuck in snow.
  102. ('14+) '14 Maintenance schedule confusing
  103. ('09-'13) Remote Starter Killed My Car
  104. ('14+) Unusual Engine Tick
  105. ('06-'08) Not a car person please need advice.
  106. ('01-'02) Need advice (Control Arm bushing leaking)
  107. ('03-'05) Nasty noise from rear left
  108. ('03-'05) Fuel Smell - Leakege
  109. ('01-'02) Good battery, no start?
  110. ('98-'00) Water leaking into clock panel
  111. ('14+) Battery died
  112. ('03-'05) Cold Weather, External Gasoline Smell
  113. ('14+) Gas struts on the rear hatch
  114. ('03-'05) belt noise in cold weather
  115. ('03-'05) 03 forester overheating & no heat
  116. ('98-'00) New Forester, what should I do.
  117. 2014 Forester rattle in dash
  118. ('09-'13) Fuel gauge won't register full
  119. Neutral safty switch/inhibitor
  120. ('06-'08) P0420 Code on 2005+ vehicles - What fix - What results?
  121. ('01-'02) CEL, rough idle, rngine stops occasionally while driving, misfires, hesitation
  122. ('14+) Noisy Blower Motor (merged thread)
  123. ('03-'05) One time event - at cold start car started then stopped while showing low fuel light
  124. ('06-'08) FXT with P2021
  125. ('03-'05) high beam indicator dimly lit on start up
  126. ('03-'05) is the Air inlet button on windshield defroster mode not working normal???
  127. ('09-'13) Starts but dies
  128. ('06-'08) Dealer used reg oil, always ran synth...
  129. ('14+) Warped Windows?
  130. ('14+) Maintenance schedule - is it before x miles, or after x miles?
  131. ('01-'02) 2001 Forester miss/stutter
  132. ('98-'00) cruise control. rear wiper, rear washer
  133. ('06-'08) Starting Problem
  134. ('01-'02) Starts but won't stay running?
  135. (All Years) Timing Belt Tensioner - Replace or Leave Alone?
  136. Head gasket cost?
  137. ('06-'08) Head gasket repair, is it a good time to do anything else?
  138. ('09-'13) Body Integrity
  139. ('03-'05) Excess current draw from stereo?
  140. ('03-'05) 03 Manual Forester - Humming noise at 45mph?
  141. ('14+) Engine oil level almost 1.75" above Max
  142. ('14+) steering wheel feel
  143. (All Years) CV joint boot leaking . . .
  144. Help(handbrake light and the battery light)
  145. ('03-'05) Accelerator not Responding
  146. ('01-'02) 120k Service - is this $1000 estimate too high?
  147. ('03-'05) Noise from clutch
  148. ('06-'08) '06 For X with oil loss, leaking water pump/head gasket and P0420
  149. ('01-'02) 02 Forester CEL issue
  150. ('14+) ('14) Coolant level near low - correct?
  151. ('03-'05) Fluid Replacement - please advise!
  152. ('98-'00) Troubleshooting issues (P0420 surging/poor idle)
  153. ('03-'05) Head light relay gone bad? no search results
  154. ('14+) P2044 code on way to Christmas with the family
  155. ('01-'02) Cruise control not Working
  156. ('09-'13) Any special preventative maintenance items?
  157. 07 FXT oil cooler leak...can't fix
  158. ('14+) No front washer fluid
  159. ('09-'13) Anybody having window problems
  160. ('03-'05) Forester XT - Pattern of Engine Failure?
  161. Just need to vent :censored:
  162. ('98-'00) Oil under back seat? How?
  163. Suby 06 Forester-NO start
  164. Heater core help needed!
  165. ('06-'08) Coolant temp
  166. ('98-'00) Irritating shifter rattle. Help?
  167. ('09-'13) Remote Starter Problem
  168. ('03-'05) '04 XT having power steering issues when cold. Please help!
  169. ('14+) Surge/Stumble
  170. ('14+) Side A/C vents leaking air in all airflow modes
  171. ('03-'05) No Crank, No Start
  172. ('09-'13) Differential Oil Change?
  173. Hood latch & gas smell
  174. ('01-'02) Burning smell driver rear wheel
  175. ('98-'00) Intermittent CEL - P1507 Manual Transmission
  176. ('06-'08) Check engine light?
  177. ('01-'02) P0420 - Catalytic converter clogged, engine stuttering
  178. ('03-'05) Sickly sweet smell from exhaust
  179. ('14+) Fuel pump kept running 2014 Forester
  180. ('98-'00) possible new forester owner
  181. ('14+) Snow in Air Intake Up to Filter
  182. ('98-'00) Check engine light?
  183. ('03-'05) Fuel/ boost cut off at random
  184. ('01-'02) Wheel Bearing or Differential Bearing
  185. ('14+) Help with quirks
  186. ('03-'05) Failed inspection (could not communicate with obd2)
  187. ('03-'05) 05 fxt ecu/ECM and vapor canister question??
  188. ('06-'08) 2006 Forester Base Issue
  189. ('09-'13) oil on spark plug body
  190. ('03-'05) Help! 2005 forester overheating issues
  191. Winterizing tips for a '14 2.5i?
  192. ('14+) Clicking/Clunking on take off and overtaking??
  193. ('98-'00) Can replacing valve cover gaskets cause starter to grind?
  194. ('14+) Discovered an ice cubby in my undercarage
  195. ('09-'13) 2011 engine seized
  196. ('03-'05) Front passenger wheel making whirring noise, possible CV?
  197. Oil on dipstick thin and smells of gas
  198. ('06-'08) Battery charging question?
  199. ('03-'05) Failure to start, intermittent. grinding noise immediately upon start up Video Link
  200. ('03-'05) Forester L.L. Bean Edition
  201. What type of antifreeze can I use?
  202. ('06-'08) 2 new head gaskets and all the trimmings
  203. ('09-'13) Normal Engine RPM
  204. ('06-'08) Whistling when cold
  205. ('03-'05) 2003 forester leaking lots of oil
  206. ('03-'05) Please help very frustrated. Misfires
  207. ('03-'05) Eng stopped responding, check eng light on and cruise light flashing
  208. ('03-'05) Engine Oil Level Fluctuation
  209. ('14+) Windshield Washer Spray
  210. ('98-'00) Overheating issue, not the head gasket
  211. ('01-'02) Grounding? Vaccum? Problems after head gasket replacement.
  212. ('09-'13) engine bay rattling
  213. ('14+) Seatbelt won't extend
  214. ('14+) Ice on inside of sunroof
  215. ('06-'08) 5MT Clunk
  216. ('03-'05) Forester fault codes
  217. ('01-'02) Grinding sound when I turn the wheel hard left
  218. 2009 Needs new engine - really?!! Help!
  219. ('09-'13) front end grind
  220. ('14+) Condensation on Inside of Windows (merged thread)
  221. (All Years) Block Heater Diagnosis
  222. ('01-'02) starting issues
  223. 2011 AWD light flash
  224. ('98-'00) Aftermarket MAF sensor
  225. ('14+) '14 XT CEL + cruise, s mode, hill assist, emission control lights lit
  226. CEL converter question?
  227. Help! Dealer resealed my 03 as an 05!!
  228. ('98-'00) Auto gear changes - massive clunk ... and some other bits
  229. ('09-'13) 2012 Forester Rough at start-up, decreased MPG
  230. ('01-'02) Engine Knock
  231. ('14+) How easy is it to precisely control speed from a stop?
  232. ('14+) Monitoring torque converter lockup via CAN-BUS?
  233. ('03-'05) '02 miror fit on '03 Forester?
  234. ('98-'00) Color codes needed - getting it resprayed a different color
  235. ('14+) 2014 Forester Key Wont Turn
  236. ('01-'02) Should I be worried about a litte rust under the carpet?
  237. ('98-'00) couple of questions on speed sensor
  238. ('14+) 2014 Forester Hard Start (0 to 20 degrees out)
  239. New owner. need help with rattle
  240. ('14+) Weird noise when I put the foot down
  241. ('03-'05) Smells like burned rubber when the heater is on.
  242. ('98-'00) Cold weather wont start.
  243. ('09-'13) outside temperature sensor
  244. ('01-'02) Fuel Pressure Sensor issue after fuel filler tube replacement
  245. ('03-'05) routine replacement questions
  246. ('01-'02) Diagnosing sporadic P0325 code
  247. ('06-'08) Vehicle Dynamics Control warning light stays on
  248. ('03-'05) P303 misfire under load
  249. ('06-'08) Time for the timing belt thing 08 forester
  250. ('01-'02) Exhaust Issue