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  1. ('06-'08) Problem Starting Forester Help!
  2. ('06-'08) is this suppose to look like this?
  3. ('01-'02) Forester Brake Fluid/Power Steering Flush Conflicting Info
  4. ('03-'05) '05 XS With 150,000 Miles - Squeaking & Squealing
  5. ('98-'00) Engine Hiccup / Jerking when A/C is on?!?
  6. ('09-'13) Windshield Wiper Problems
  7. AT oil temp light in brand new 2011
  8. ('98-'00) Heads are off, recommendations?
  9. ('06-'08) Warranty question
  10. ('03-'05) Car started grinding/smoking and killed
  11. ('98-'00) random ball bearings found under timing belt cover?
  12. ('09-'13) Subaru Forester XT Ltd. - dragging acceleration
  13. ('09-'13) Mobil-1 0-W-30 in FB?
  14. (All Years) Let's Play "Name that Sound"!
  15. ('09-'13) Boost gauge for 2011 is new part number
  16. ('03-'05) Some help with a DIY head gasket/timing belt change
  17. ('98-'00) Help Please and Thank You, Torque Converter Bolts
  18. ('03-'05) Please help! My Forester is Missing underload
  19. Do I really need a new engine because of a seized pully and blown timing belt?
  20. ('09-'13) 2009 Forester
  21. ('98-'00) ABS light and Grinding?
  22. ('98-'00) Knuckling sound (left side) when cold and turning.
  23. ('09-'13) Synthetic oil "not recommended" in a 2010 Fozzie???
  24. Steering Chatter
  25. ('03-'05) 03' Idles up and down when heaters on/lights flicker
  26. ('03-'05) Oil pressure light lit up. Advise?
  27. ('98-'00) What is this piece?
  28. ('98-'00) Constant engine knock, how can I find the cause?
  29. ('06-'08) Subaru Service Program WVU-31, 2006 model only
  30. ('03-'05) '04 XT odd steering issues
  31. ('06-'08) engine temp
  32. ('09-'13) 2011 Oil Capicity
  33. ('09-'13) Gas Overflow
  34. (All Years) New Oil Drain Plug from Subaru, too tight???
  35. ('03-'05) Found a cut wire while replacing Cabin Filter... HELP (Maybe)
  36. ('06-'08) Warranty Question
  37. ('01-'02) shift lock won't always pop out in park
  38. Does this sound like a scam?
  39. ('03-'05) oil consumption
  40. Help!! Car won't start!
  41. ('09-'13) Fuel Filter Replacement Official Answers Thread!
  42. ('01-'02) pesky antifreeze smell
  43. ('98-'00) Burning smell?
  44. ('98-'00) '98 Forester has CE and AT lights on; rough idle; garage stumped
  45. ('98-'00) Overheating & No Heat...Help!!
  46. ('09-'13) Can they force an oil brand? 2011 Fxt
  47. ('09-'13) 1-Day old 2011 has a light on already -- REALLY?
  48. First Maintenance since purchase- MPG/Performance after New Plugs/Wires/Air Filter?
  49. Where to buy maintenence parts?
  50. ('09-'13) Will dealer repair if...
  51. stealership
  52. ('06-'08) Fuel Filter Question... 2007 2.5X
  53. ('98-'00) 200k+ mile service
  54. ('03-'05) Forester 2003 Front Left Wheel Bearings – Without removing steering knuckle?
  55. ('09-'13) 2010 Subaru XT forester rear noise
  56. ('09-'13) 2011 forester 2.5X AT whining noise
  57. ('98-'00) Fuel Pump Questions
  58. ('06-'08) I think something is wrong??????
  59. Just picked up a used 07 Forester... what next?
  60. ('09-'13) Main dealer servicing
  61. ('01-'02) No backup lights and no cruise
  62. Fozzy 2010- water on the exhaust issue- Pls HELP
  63. ('01-'02) Evap System Leak
  64. Forester at the dealer
  65. ('03-'05) Head gasket failure after 29k?
  66. ('03-'05) Only the driver's side window controls work
  67. (All Years) Catalytic Converter Citric Acid Bath P0420
  68. ('06-'08) noise when driving
  69. ('03-'05) strange metallic noise while driving
  70. ('03-'05) Changed out Radiator, now rough start and overheating
  71. sunroof closing problem
  72. ('98-'00) Full Engine Rebuild
  73. ('09-'13) 09 FXT ATF Options?
  74. ('09-'13) 2011 Air Conditioning doesn't work!
  75. ('06-'08) Long Crank Before 2006 Forester Kicks Over HELP!
  76. ('03-'05) 03X Check Engine--FIXED!
  77. ('01-'02) Need Oil Change Recommendation
  78. 2001 Forester Acceleration
  79. ('03-'05) opinion after new t-belt
  80. ('98-'00) Headgasket Repair Recommendation?
  81. hot rims
  82. Can i have some of your opinions?.. did i get screwed? bought 2001 L forester
  83. 2011 Forester jerky steering
  84. ('98-'00) Violent steering wheel jerk / twitch
  85. ('03-'05) Forester races in neutral
  86. ('09-'13) Steering column angle - left to right
  87. ('09-'13) 2011 chain rattle noise (video)
  88. Maintenance Schedule 2004 Forester
  89. ('06-'08) Creak/Click Noises in a Couple Situations
  90. ('03-'05) Turbo Problem with my 2005 Forester 2.5XT?
  91. ('98-'00) Help locating tranny leak.
  92. '04 Subaru Forester - Overheating
  93. ('03-'05) 08 FXT TDO4 on 04 FXT
  94. ('03-'05) Bleeder valve location on 04' XT?
  95. ('01-'02) staling and not starting
  96. ('01-'02) Replacing power steering pump
  97. ('98-'00) Check engine light!! Pulsing RPM, chugging, uneven acceleration...
  98. ('03-'05) How much air should come through the vent?
  99. ('01-'02) O2 sensor dillema....
  100. ('09-'13) extended warranty
  101. ('03-'05) Dull tapping/knocking
  102. ('09-'13) 2009 Forester PCV Valve and Transmission fluid
  103. ('03-'05) Vibration During Acceleration
  104. ('98-'00) brake clumping broken tone ring
  105. P0011
  106. ('03-'05) Can't communicate with SRS module
  107. ('98-'00) Engine issue
  108. ('03-'05) Throttle Postion Sensor buzzing
  109. ('03-'05) HElP! RPM's surge and acceleration stalling!
  110. ('01-'02) Low Idle, Torque Converter, Cruise Control
  111. ('06-'08) Aiming Headlights, 08 Forester Sport
  112. ('03-'05) Replacing the Battery
  113. ('09-'13) 2011 Forester Moonroof Wind Noise
  114. ('09-'13) Crazy question about exhaust noise
  115. ('03-'05) I give, what's the trick for Motor Mount alignment?
  116. ('98-'00) Feel dumb.... Cant get thermostat cover to stop leaking.....
  117. ('98-'00) Door handle / locks this time!
  118. ('98-'00) Replacing a CV Axle?
  119. ('01-'02) Rough and Surging Engine
  120. Help me feel better about my foz
  121. This ever happen to anyone?
  122. ('09-'13) MY 2010 tailgate problem
  123. ('03-'05) AT Oil Temp light blinking, car lurches
  124. ('01-'02) Forester S oddness
  125. ('03-'05) Timing Belt Kit - need advise
  126. ('98-'00) Timing Belt Cover Gasket
  127. ('03-'05) Test connector not working!!!!
  128. ('09-'13) Why isn't bad clutch covered??
  129. ('03-'05) Forest xt turbo
  130. ('03-'05) Electronic Throttle not responding
  131. ('98-'00) Cylinder Misfire - HELP!
  132. ('01-'02) sloppy shifter
  133. '04 XT: Turbo Shaft gone Bad...!?!?
  134. ('03-'05) Advice for Destroyed Engine
  135. ('03-'05) Electrical problem or something??
  136. ('98-'00) oil changes
  137. ('03-'05) Head gasket install - block prep tips?
  138. ('09-'13) The World's Rattliest Car...
  139. ('09-'13) Check engine light + VDC light on
  140. 2004 Forester Turbo XT blown turbo :(
  141. ('98-'00) A/C Compressor Clutch Bearing
  142. ('09-'13) Rattle in dash
  143. ('09-'13) alternatives to 2011 oil filter?
  144. ('98-'00) Wierd OBD II issue
  145. (All Years) What happened to Mobil Clean 5000?
  146. ('01-'02) ATF fluid in Front Differential, what now?
  147. ('09-'13) Passenger door won't open...
  148. help - bad miss, no timing advance
  149. ('09-'13) Turbo Service Bulletin
  150. ('06-'08) Add Water to your Battery
  151. ('01-'02) Riddle me this, Riddle me that.....
  152. ('09-'13) 2011 Forester stock radio
  153. ('09-'13) Rumbling Noise at 3000RPM on '11 Forester
  154. ('98-'00) Timing belt and front seals.
  155. ('01-'02) Replacing engine compartment fuel supply tubing
  156. ('06-'08) Secondary Air Injection/Cat Converter Issues: Federal Emission Control Warranty Link
  157. ('03-'05) Passenger and back doors hard to open/close
  158. ('06-'08) Parking Brake Lever "popped", now won't go down completely
  159. ('01-'02) Diagnosing a rattle after shifting gears
  160. ('01-'02) Surge/Stall/Bog Problem
  161. ('09-'13) 2011 Foz rusting already?
  162. ('09-'13) USB on Media Hub Stopped Working with iPhone 4
  163. ('03-'05) forester intermittent start problem
  164. ('09-'13) Oil advice for a 2011
  165. ('03-'05) Another clutch noise issue - 2004 Forester X
  166. (All Years) For those of ya'll with a CEL for 02 sensor check this first.
  167. ('03-'05) Forester XS CEL dealers stumped and/or idiots!
  168. Remote start doesn't work after jump start
  169. Newbie about to perform some maintenence at 82k miles
  170. Knocking noise from rear of 04 Forester XT
  171. ('09-'13) Differential & transmission service at 30k
  172. ('03-'05) My Turn for Head Gaskets
  173. ('09-'13) 2011 forester 2.5x noise when accelerating
  174. ('03-'05) Looking for Shop Manual for 2004 XT.
  175. 2005 Turbo is Toast
  176. ('03-'05) Forester XT Turbo 2000cc making a whining noise
  177. ('98-'00) Hydraulic Clutch Problem
  178. ('03-'05) How to service spark plugs
  179. ('98-'00) 99' Forester, hubs, bearings, abs....shady mechanic
  180. ('98-'00) Manual Transmission has loose screws.. and no fluid
  181. why does my car smell like burning? mystery
  182. Help, I can't get the hood to open!
  183. ('09-'13) Heavy Vibration over 60mph
  184. ('01-'02) Loud fast Clunk when turning hard Left.
  185. ('98-'00) 150k service - $500-550?
  186. ('03-'05) My first Check Engine Light ever
  187. Rattle & Hum at slow speed?
  188. ('06-'08) Drivers side window button/motor problems???
  189. ('06-'08) Antifreeze and Subies
  190. ('03-'05) problems with cold engine
  191. ('01-'02) Loss of power, idle bob, surging...oh my
  192. ('03-'05) Vibration from 50-70 mph. Causes other than balance?
  193. ('03-'05) 04 XT stumble or missfire under load
  194. ('09-'13) Slush and Snow Related Sounds
  195. ('01-'02) Power failure
  196. ('03-'05) cost to replace battery (2005 forester)
  197. ('03-'05) Forester head gasket repair
  198. Cruise Control Not Working
  199. ('09-'13) 2010 Forester clunky noise on start?
  200. ('98-'00) Clunking Sound while driving - Trans?
  201. ('03-'05) Weak performance, and slipping timing belt? CEL codes P0011 & P0021
  202. 2001 Forester automatic trans temp light
  203. ('01-'02) Engine races at stops
  204. ('98-'00) confused by timing belt kits
  205. ('01-'02) Passenger side headlight issue
  206. ('06-'08) Subaru Forester 08 gearbox noise
  207. (All Years) Noise coming from fuel tank when parked (Merged Thread)
  208. ('09-'13) Random TURBO FAILURE _ Please Help
  209. ('06-'08) cooling problem
  210. ('03-'05) opting for HG replacement
  211. ('03-'05) Forster Sti Radiator
  212. (All Years) '05 Legacy - Reset CEL?
  213. ('01-'02) 200000 Miles what should I do?
  214. ('09-'13) Wheel wells packing with ice
  215. ('98-'00) Clutch Cleaning.
  216. ('98-'00) possible ECM Problem?
  217. O2 sensor
  218. ('09-'13) 2011 FXT: When to get the first oil change?
  219. ('01-'02) First round of repairs & stuff
  220. ('03-'05) 04 forester electrical issues after batt replacement
  221. ('03-'05) Code 2009 detected but CEL off
  222. ('09-'13) 2009 Rear trunk won't open
  223. 2000 Forester Howl or Humming in Rear
  224. ('03-'05) What's wrong with my foz?? Violent shaking
  225. (All Years) Does your car squeal when you start it on cold days?
  226. ('01-'02) Overheating issues...please help?
  227. ('98-'00) VERY loud screeching when very cold - stops when lights, heater, etc are OFF
  228. Maintence Agreement
  229. ('09-'13) Fuel light, Cruise light blinking, Check engine light on?
  230. 1999 Forester L evaporitive emission problems
  231. Hello, this is an amazing forum..
  232. My story... (help needed)
  233. ('03-'05) 105k Belt Change
  234. ('98-'00) Airbag light and horn
  235. ('01-'02) Multiple Issues
  236. Dexron 3 replacement- help me out!
  237. ('03-'05) 2003 Headgasket problem? (pictures)
  238. ('03-'05) Whistling noise after shutdown
  239. (All Years) Favorite Type of RTV/Gasket sealer
  240. ('09-'13) Would like insulation for my new forester
  241. ('98-'00) AIC Motor??
  242. ('03-'05) Coolant temp gauge dying - video inside
  243. ('06-'08) CEL…turn off - fact or fiction, please confirm
  244. ('03-'05) Brakes frozen on!
  245. ('09-'13) Hard start this morning
  246. ('01-'02) Timing belt, watr pump at independent garage?
  247. ('03-'05) Good mechanic in Rhode Island / Newport area?
  248. ('09-'13) Dead battery & coolant temp observation
  249. ('98-'00) subaru not starting after changing headgaskets
  250. ('98-'00) Forester Not O2 sensor. Need help