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  1. ('98-'00) Feel dumb.... Cant get thermostat cover to stop leaking.....
  2. ('98-'00) Door handle / locks this time!
  3. ('98-'00) Replacing a CV Axle?
  4. ('01-'02) Rough and Surging Engine
  5. Help me feel better about my foz
  6. This ever happen to anyone?
  7. ('09-'13) MY 2010 tailgate problem
  8. ('03-'05) AT Oil Temp light blinking, car lurches
  9. ('01-'02) Forester S oddness
  10. ('03-'05) Timing Belt Kit - need advise
  11. ('98-'00) Timing Belt Cover Gasket
  12. ('03-'05) Test connector not working!!!!
  13. ('09-'13) Why isn't bad clutch covered??
  14. ('03-'05) Forest xt turbo
  15. ('03-'05) Electronic Throttle not responding
  16. ('98-'00) Cylinder Misfire - HELP!
  17. ('01-'02) sloppy shifter
  18. '04 XT: Turbo Shaft gone Bad...!?!?
  19. ('03-'05) Advice for Destroyed Engine
  20. ('03-'05) Electrical problem or something??
  21. ('98-'00) oil changes
  22. ('03-'05) Head gasket install - block prep tips?
  23. ('09-'13) The World's Rattliest Car...
  24. ('09-'13) Check engine light + VDC light on
  25. 2004 Forester Turbo XT blown turbo :(
  26. ('98-'00) A/C Compressor Clutch Bearing
  27. ('09-'13) Rattle in dash
  28. ('09-'13) alternatives to 2011 oil filter?
  29. ('98-'00) Wierd OBD II issue
  30. (All Years) What happened to Mobil Clean 5000?
  31. ('01-'02) ATF fluid in Front Differential, what now?
  32. ('09-'13) Passenger door won't open...
  33. help - bad miss, no timing advance
  34. ('09-'13) Turbo Service Bulletin
  35. ('06-'08) Add Water to your Battery
  36. ('01-'02) Riddle me this, Riddle me that.....
  37. ('09-'13) 2011 Forester stock radio
  38. ('09-'13) Rumbling Noise at 3000RPM on '11 Forester
  39. ('98-'00) Timing belt and front seals.
  40. ('01-'02) Replacing engine compartment fuel supply tubing
  41. ('06-'08) Secondary Air Injection/Cat Converter Issues: Federal Emission Control Warranty Link
  42. ('03-'05) Passenger and back doors hard to open/close
  43. ('06-'08) Parking Brake Lever "popped", now won't go down completely
  44. ('01-'02) Diagnosing a rattle after shifting gears
  45. ('01-'02) Surge/Stall/Bog Problem
  46. ('09-'13) 2011 Foz rusting already?
  47. ('09-'13) USB on Media Hub Stopped Working with iPhone 4
  48. ('03-'05) forester intermittent start problem
  49. ('09-'13) Oil advice for a 2011
  50. ('03-'05) Another clutch noise issue - 2004 Forester X
  51. (All Years) For those of ya'll with a CEL for 02 sensor check this first.
  52. ('03-'05) Forester XS CEL dealers stumped and/or idiots!
  53. Remote start doesn't work after jump start
  54. Newbie about to perform some maintenence at 82k miles
  55. Knocking noise from rear of 04 Forester XT
  56. ('09-'13) Differential & transmission service at 30k
  57. ('03-'05) My Turn for Head Gaskets
  58. ('09-'13) 2011 forester 2.5x noise when accelerating
  59. ('03-'05) Looking for Shop Manual for 2004 XT.
  60. 2005 Turbo is Toast
  61. ('03-'05) Forester XT Turbo 2000cc making a whining noise
  62. ('98-'00) Hydraulic Clutch Problem
  63. ('03-'05) How to service spark plugs
  64. ('98-'00) 99' Forester, hubs, bearings, abs....shady mechanic
  65. ('98-'00) Manual Transmission has loose screws.. and no fluid
  66. why does my car smell like burning? mystery
  67. Help, I can't get the hood to open!
  68. ('09-'13) Heavy Vibration over 60mph
  69. ('01-'02) Loud fast Clunk when turning hard Left.
  70. ('98-'00) 150k service - $500-550?
  71. ('03-'05) My first Check Engine Light ever
  72. Rattle & Hum at slow speed?
  73. ('06-'08) Drivers side window button/motor problems???
  74. ('06-'08) Antifreeze and Subies
  75. ('03-'05) problems with cold engine
  76. ('01-'02) Loss of power, idle bob, surging...oh my
  77. ('03-'05) Vibration from 50-70 mph. Causes other than balance?
  78. ('03-'05) 04 XT stumble or missfire under load
  79. ('09-'13) Slush and Snow Related Sounds
  80. ('01-'02) Power failure
  81. ('03-'05) cost to replace battery (2005 forester)
  82. ('03-'05) Forester head gasket repair
  83. Cruise Control Not Working
  84. ('09-'13) 2010 Forester clunky noise on start?
  85. ('98-'00) Clunking Sound while driving - Trans?
  86. ('03-'05) Weak performance, and slipping timing belt? CEL codes P0011 & P0021
  87. 2001 Forester automatic trans temp light
  88. ('01-'02) Engine races at stops
  89. ('98-'00) confused by timing belt kits
  90. ('01-'02) Passenger side headlight issue
  91. ('06-'08) Subaru Forester 08 gearbox noise
  92. (All Years) Noise coming from fuel tank when parked (Merged Thread)
  93. ('09-'13) Random TURBO FAILURE _ Please Help
  94. ('06-'08) cooling problem
  95. ('03-'05) opting for HG replacement
  96. ('03-'05) Forster Sti Radiator
  97. (All Years) '05 Legacy - Reset CEL?
  98. ('01-'02) 200000 Miles what should I do?
  99. ('09-'13) Wheel wells packing with ice
  100. ('98-'00) Clutch Cleaning.
  101. ('98-'00) possible ECM Problem?
  102. O2 sensor
  103. ('09-'13) 2011 FXT: When to get the first oil change?
  104. ('01-'02) First round of repairs & stuff
  105. ('03-'05) 04 forester electrical issues after batt replacement
  106. ('03-'05) Code 2009 detected but CEL off
  107. ('09-'13) 2009 Rear trunk won't open
  108. 2000 Forester Howl or Humming in Rear
  109. ('03-'05) What's wrong with my foz?? Violent shaking
  110. (All Years) Does your car squeal when you start it on cold days?
  111. ('01-'02) Overheating issues...please help?
  112. ('98-'00) VERY loud screeching when very cold - stops when lights, heater, etc are OFF
  113. Maintence Agreement
  114. ('09-'13) Fuel light, Cruise light blinking, Check engine light on?
  115. 1999 Forester L evaporitive emission problems
  116. Hello, this is an amazing forum..
  117. My story... (help needed)
  118. ('03-'05) 105k Belt Change
  119. ('98-'00) Airbag light and horn
  120. ('01-'02) Multiple Issues
  121. Dexron 3 replacement- help me out!
  122. ('03-'05) 2003 Headgasket problem? (pictures)
  123. ('03-'05) Whistling noise after shutdown
  124. (All Years) Favorite Type of RTV/Gasket sealer
  125. ('09-'13) Would like insulation for my new forester
  126. ('98-'00) AIC Motor??
  127. ('03-'05) Coolant temp gauge dying - video inside
  128. ('06-'08) CEL…turn off - fact or fiction, please confirm
  129. ('03-'05) Brakes frozen on!
  130. ('09-'13) Hard start this morning
  131. ('01-'02) Timing belt, watr pump at independent garage?
  132. ('03-'05) Good mechanic in Rhode Island / Newport area?
  133. ('09-'13) Dead battery & coolant temp observation
  134. ('98-'00) subaru not starting after changing headgaskets
  135. ('98-'00) Forester Not O2 sensor. Need help
  136. ('03-'05) 2004 FXT Compression Test?
  137. ('98-'00) 1998 Forester Power Steering Going?
  138. ('09-'13) both headlights (low beam only) out - any thoughts?
  139. ('01-'02) Radiator coolant low: Slow depletion, or leak...?
  140. ('09-'13) Tube comes off. Oil lost.
  141. ('98-'00) forester - Several issues - 1999
  142. ('03-'05) Ran out of gas??
  143. ('03-'05) Squealing and very hard to turn steering wheel when it's cold out
  144. ('09-'13) Squeal on cold starts (-15'C and colder)
  145. ('06-'08) Slight whine from the engine?
  146. ('03-'05) Gear Oil
  147. ('03-'05) oil level - too high?
  148. ('06-'08) Fuel smell, rear driver's door area (No, it's not cold start!)
  149. ('98-'00) Help!! 98 subaru forester sifting issues??
  150. 05 Forester complete fluid change
  151. ('98-'00) Overheating
  152. ('03-'05) Tire rods are possibly on their way out..? I need your thoughts and advice please!
  153. ('03-'05) 105K check
  154. ('98-'00) Chunks of metal in oil pan?
  155. ('09-'13) 2010 Trans squick during shift.
  156. ('09-'13) Clunking suspension
  157. ('03-'05) 04 FXT AC relay
  158. ('09-'13) Fuel Door Lever Freezes
  159. Trunk Hatch Lock Stuck on 2003 forester
  160. Wrong oil filter?
  161. ('03-'05) Low Boost? Need Help
  162. ('03-'05) Key fobs not working on 03 Forester
  163. ('03-'05) Sweet smell of broken Forester
  164. ('01-'02) Dash Lights Flash and Car Dies
  165. ('01-'02) Timing belt tensioner....
  166. ('03-'05) A puzzling smell
  167. ('98-'00) Help Please, Newbie - OVERheating Forester
  168. ('09-'13) 2011 cold start issues
  169. ('09-'13) 2010 Forester dimming lights at idle
  170. ('03-'05) Exhaust shield rattle... $450!!!
  171. ('98-'00) Burning Smell after warming up
  172. ('06-'08) Blown AC blower wiring harness
  173. ('98-'00) Heater Core?
  174. ('03-'05) 2003 Subaru Overheating
  175. ('01-'02) Forester, smelling gas
  176. ('09-'13) Subaru Mainenance Plan, Warranty, Total Care Protection - Worth it?
  177. ('98-'00) Chugging and almost stalled at light
  178. mixing funnels
  179. ('09-'13) Oil change question for 2.5 limited 2011 Forester
  180. ('09-'13) 2011 Forester side mirror issues
  181. ('03-'05) 03 N/A MT intermittent power loss
  182. ('98-'00) 99 Subaru with P0420 code
  183. ('09-'13) 2009 Forester - Windsheild wiper fluid not working
  184. ('09-'13) Replaced air filter with aftermarket (K&N) and noticed...
  185. ('03-'05) '05 FXT 5MT Speedometer not working
  186. ('01-'02) 01 forester no start
  187. ('09-'13) replacement windshield noise
  188. ('98-'00) missing
  189. ('98-'00) Name that part!
  190. ('03-'05) Engine rod knock? Clogged pre catalytic converter?
  191. (All Years) PVP Royal Admin Warranty
  192. (All Years) Steering vibration/shudder
  193. ('98-'00) forester blows cold air
  194. ('98-'00) Help with timing belt tensioner - 98 Forester
  195. ('03-'05) power steering pump and rack issue
  196. ('03-'05) Oxygen sensor or cat?
  197. New 2011 2.5X with 5 speed MT - oil change frequency
  198. ('06-'08) 60k Service - Dealer or Independent?
  199. ('03-'05) Did I break my moonroof already?
  200. ('98-'00) SF 150k service?
  201. ('09-'13) AC/Heat fan works on high only.
  202. ('03-'05) P0302 - but not plugs or coil....
  203. ('09-'13) 2011 Forester AC clutch noise
  204. ('06-'08) HELP - Flood water in engine - running rough
  205. ('98-'00) 2000 Forester Auto Transmission Problems
  206. ('06-'08) heard steady whistle after stopped
  207. ('03-'05) SG Freaking Oil Dipstick
  208. ('03-'05) Engine rattle at cold start
  209. ('06-'08) Finding Fozzie's Service History.
  210. ('03-'05) 2005 n/a 2.5 p0131 p2097
  211. ('09-'13) Oil pan heaters
  212. ('03-'05) Oil Leak Under Engine - Contains Pics - Please Help
  213. Knock Sensor CEL
  214. ('01-'02) CEL on - Running rich!
  215. RPM gauge is dead on my 2006 forester.
  216. ('03-'05) Forester XT 2004 blinking cruise solid system light
  217. ('06-'08) Temperature Rises at High Speed
  218. ('06-'08) Can't change the vent selector
  219. ('09-'13) Vcd light on+cel light on+cruise light blinking = ???
  220. ('01-'02) where is my MAF?
  221. ('98-'00) T/tb 1997 running rough
  222. ('03-'05) Creaking/squeaking when headlights are on
  223. ('03-'05) Cooling fan runs a lot
  224. ('03-'05) Windshield Wiper Stays Up
  225. ('98-'00) 98 2.5l Forester & Legacy the same?
  226. ('03-'05) Moonroof replacement in Boston, MA
  227. ('06-'08) Losing Radio settings.
  228. ('06-'08) CHECK ENGINE light on; CRUISE indicator flashes
  229. Ice Jamming my door
  230. ('06-'08) Frozen alernator?
  231. ('09-'13) Man Trans 2011 Forester 2.5x - Grinding noise in 2nd gear
  232. ('01-'02) 2002 FORESTER no compression 2.5 sohc
  233. ('03-'05) Price of AT servicing and differential servicing?
  234. Unusual Maintenance Recommendations
  235. ('03-'05) Check Engine Light CEL turned off by itself
  236. ('03-'05) Not your typical coolant to reservoir overflow problem...
  237. ('09-'13) Shudder on bends - what is it?
  238. ('03-'05) Rear wiper blade replacement?
  239. ('03-'05) Radiator Fan question
  240. Intermittant cold weather interior fuel smell
  241. ('01-'02) "Bouncing" idle RPM
  242. Changing oil on 2011 Forester?
  243. Manufacturer Warranty Valid for used Subarus?
  244. ('01-'02) Problem With Pinging
  245. ('03-'05) Help quick. Need second opinions.
  246. AT Temp Light Jolts HELP PLEASE
  247. ('03-'05) major oil leak
  248. ('09-'13) 2009 Forester 30K Mile Service Cost?
  249. ('09-'13) Outback 2.0 Boxer Diesel - Cold Start Clatter
  250. (All Years) Cooling fans override switch