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: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty



  1. Instructions to Replace the AC Evaporator
  2. ('03-'05) Torque Bind
  3. ('01-'02) 01 Forester Problems
  4. ('98-'00) Am I on the right track?
  5. ('01-'02) Power steering flush?
  6. ('03-'05) Gasoline Smell in Cabin During Startup
  7. ('98-'00) buzzing noise from rear 02 sensor?
  8. ('03-'05) Replace wheel bearing or buy knuckle & hub?
  9. ('01-'02) Need Advice
  10. ('01-'02) shop manual
  11. ('01-'02) Rear Trailing Arms and bushings
  12. ('03-'05) wheel sticks to center hub
  13. ('03-'05) Radiator Problems (whats new)
  14. ('03-'05) 2003 forester 2.5x No heat from heater
  15. What is this sensor?
  16. ('98-'00) My car knows I'm about to sell her
  17. ('98-'00) Fuel Tank Strap Bolts - Anybody Remember Which are Which?
  18. ('98-'00) I Smell Coolant
  19. ('06-'08) Blinking AT oil temp and solid ABS
  20. (All Years) Anyone have a Subaru Technical Subscription?
  21. ('98-'00) Cruise/fuel issues with '98 Aussie GT Forester
  22. ('01-'02) 01' Forester - HG replaced and it's almost immediately overheating again.
  23. ('09-'13) 09 XT with 36K miles, dealer says I need an oil flush?!
  24. ('98-'00) Huge clunk when downshifting hot
  25. ('03-'05) 04 FXT P0302 Cylinder 2, Low vaccum
  26. ('09-'13) Need help with replacing the Aux port and console lid 09 FXT
  27. ('03-'05) Thermometer malfunction/no function
  28. electrical issues
  29. 2012 XT; 1400 miles Trans already went up
  30. ('03-'05) Clunking Sound over bumps at low speeds. ***.
  31. ('03-'05) Oil leak in 2003 Forester.
  32. ('09-'13) '09 X cat converter heat shield, warranty?
  33. ('03-'05) Possible to Crack Radiator During Timing Belt Replacement
  34. '05 forester turbo problems
  35. ('01-'02) Axle replaced now engine leaking/overheating
  36. ('09-'13) '10 driveshaft noise
  37. Service Ripoff?
  38. 2003 Forester Gas Gage trouble
  39. ('03-'05) Driveline binding or hill holder?
  40. ('09-'13) Is this a Starter issue?
  41. ('98-'00) Overheating, please advice.
  42. ('98-'00) Forester S fuel leak under AND inside car
  43. ('98-'00) 2000 Forester - Wheel Bearing Replacement History
  44. ('03-'05) Coolant problem: circulation issue?
  45. ('06-'08) Grr.. help! Lower lock nut for accessory belt-
  46. ('98-'00) No power under load
  47. ('98-'00) Help, CEL P0156 P0156 P0063 P0136
  48. ('03-'05) Fog Lights Not Coming On
  49. ('09-'13) rookie subaru question. what does subaru call this plastic piece?
  50. ('01-'02) Drive Shaft Replacement
  51. ('03-'05) Gear oil question
  52. ('01-'02) Help Desperate! Bad Shake at 50 MPH
  53. Rotten eggs?
  54. ('98-'00) Radiator replacement?coolant smell, 2000 Forester LE
  55. ('03-'05) GPL (LPG) switch doesn't work
  56. ('03-'05) Is something wrong?
  57. ('09-'13) Seals and moisture
  58. ('98-'00) Alright guys.. i'm stumped... P1325 code
  59. ('98-'00) '00 Forester Wont Start, No Dash Lights, Battery Good
  60. ('06-'08) clciking sound on startup
  61. ('01-'02) Immobiliser issues
  62. So i put my xt on the lift today...
  63. ('03-'05) We have your test results sir - you may want to sit down
  64. ('06-'08) '06 XT Upper Radiator Hose leaking again...
  65. ('03-'05) Handbrake light and lone screw
  66. ('03-'05) 4EAT shifter noise when stopping/accelerating
  67. (All Years) How to test radiator fan relay & motor functionality?
  68. "the Forester Money Pit"...is it worth it??
  69. ('06-'08) Code reader problem. Help
  70. ('09-'13) 2012 Screen/Radio doesn't turn off/delayed
  71. ('09-'13) Have a rumbling noise coming from under the front end - and can feel it while driving
  72. ('98-'00) Cat issue - is the mechanic right?
  73. ('06-'08) Slow power window
  74. repair vs sell
  75. ('98-'00) Wipers Slapping (top and bottom) please help
  76. ('01-'02) Torque bearing noise?
  77. ('01-'02) 2002 Subaru forester Radio Problem
  78. ('98-'00) 98 Foz really random lock/unlock while driving or parked.
  79. ('09-'13) Must use cerified Suby tech or void warranty? true?
  80. ('03-'05) P0691 Code
  81. 2001 Catalytic Converter pROBLEMS
  82. ('01-'02) ABS light on/off
  83. ('06-'08) Check condition of manual transmission mounts
  84. ('01-'02) Very Rough Running, Backfiring, Shuddering, Loss Of Power... WTH?
  85. Idle Air Control Valve
  86. ('06-'08) Vibration at sharp turns HELP!
  87. Gas - Hard to Fill
  88. temperture guage
  89. ('03-'05) Loss of heater controls
  90. 2010 Forester with oil/exhaust smell coming from engine
  91. '00 Forester: battery's good, but won't turn over
  92. ('98-'00) Burning oil smell, but oil level is fine-please Help
  93. ('09-'13) 2011 Forester Coolant system air bleed procedure
  94. 2011 Forester Repair / Service manual
  95. ('03-'05) shattered camshaft pulley ...Advice please
  96. ('98-'00) Sputtering & Backfiring from intake box.
  97. (All Years) brown dirt around air conditioning compressor?
  98. ('03-'05) 04FXT anyone else have this climate control issue?
  99. ('09-'13) replaced battery and now
  100. ('09-'13) Rusted muffler clamps in brand new 2012 Forester
  101. A/C Oil
  102. ('98-'00) 99' Forester - 95% Complete Manual Swap - Vehicle Speed Sensor - 2 or 3 wire?
  103. ('01-'02) Oil Pan cover... will this work?
  104. ('09-'13) Diesel Engine Oil
  105. ('09-'13) 2010: Steering pump noise, sinking brake pedal
  106. ('06-'08) Fuel filter replacement
  107. ('09-'13) Slide whistle tone while accelerating
  108. ('01-'02) Car Alarm/Key Fob
  109. ('09-'13) Three Strikes Your OUT!
  110. ('03-'05) Cranks but won't start
  111. ('03-'05) Radiator Top Tank leaking
  112. ('09-'13) '10 Forester replace ATF & gear oil
  113. ('09-'13) Check Engine and Others
  114. ('03-'05) Sell the car or replace engine?
  115. ('06-'08) Mass Air Flow Need
  116. ('98-'00) Flashing "check engine"light
  117. ('03-'05) Perhaps a sensor?
  118. ('98-'00) 1999 Subaru Forester L, where is the neutral safety switch?
  119. p/s pulley movement
  120. help: dead fozy
  121. Help for a ScoobNoob?
  122. ('03-'05) Torx bit size for front diff?
  123. ('03-'05) Limited slip additive for lsd or not?
  124. ('98-'00) Desperately Need Help With Vent Valve!
  125. ('01-'02) ac belt problem
  126. ('98-'00) issue w/ outside temp indicator in '09 and BIU
  127. ('03-'05) Should i add a tranny additive?
  128. ('01-'02) will turn over but wont start and run!!
  129. ('98-'00) Random engine noise
  130. ('03-'05) ABS sensor install rear 2004 XT
  131. ('09-'13) 2011 Transmission Issue - Spins and Lurches
  132. ('01-'02) overcharge for parts
  133. ('09-'13) 2011 forester 5MT notches and finally grinds
  134. ('09-'13) '10 Transmission Pan Sealant?
  135. ('03-'05) Burnt oil smell after new valve cover gaskets.
  136. ('09-'13) getting the Forester on 4 jack stands
  137. ('98-'00) Wheel bearing?
  138. ('03-'05) Torque Bind
  139. 98 forester wont start
  140. ('06-'08) Fair price for timing belt service??
  141. ('06-'08) fuel filler neck questions...
  142. ('06-'08) Forester 2.5 X 87500km Service (South Africa)
  143. (All Years) How to avoid sticking air valves....?
  144. ('03-'05) 04 FXT Burning smell at idle after highway driving
  145. ('03-'05) P0301 after oil change?
  146. ('98-'00) At Oil Temp flashes/tac goes crazy/temp gauge flies past the H/dies
  147. ('09-'13) 2010 Forester - Back Hatch ??
  148. ('06-'08) Alternator noise replacement help
  149. ('09-'13) 2011 Fozzie (non-Turbo) delayed acceleration / rough shifting
  150. 2000 Forester L Door Ajar Light
  151. ('09-'13) Squeeking belt sound
  152. ('03-'05) Engine running hot?
  153. (All Years) Flywheel stopper tool?
  154. ('03-'05) White smoke from 04FXT
  155. ('98-'00) no spark on cylinder 2
  156. ('06-'08) Lead replacement
  157. ('98-'00) IAC system issues
  158. ('03-'05) The ol' noise when turning issue - input appreciated
  159. ('03-'05) 04 Forester 2.5XT120K service
  160. ('01-'02) Oil leak; which oil to use?
  161. ('03-'05) passenger seat heater not working
  162. '12 XT Turbo, oil change schedule from beginning...
  163. (All Years) EGR valve
  164. (All Years) WVU-31 recall...?
  165. (All Years) Turbo oil supply clogged filters
  166. Auto door lock problems!
  167. (All Years) Prevention of 06XT Secondary Air Valve disaster
  168. ('03-'05) Changing AT fluid, what else should i do
  169. What to do?
  170. ('98-'00) spark plugs
  171. (All Years) Coolant Capacity question (not certain of factory manual's language)
  172. (All Years) Subaru AWD CANNOT give enough power to one wheel with traction to move the vehicle up
  173. ('01-'02) Throttle Body Sensor P0111, P0113, P0106
  174. (All Years) AT Oil Temp light and Check Engine light come on
  175. ('03-'05) P1718 and no start
  176. ('09-'13) Windshield & Back Window woes on my '11 Foz...
  177. ('98-'00) 1999 forester front axle problems
  178. ('03-'05) Rear hum diagnosis?
  179. ('03-'05) Brrrrrrrrr.... my Forester is making noises!
  180. (All Years) I Have a New Knock! Hurray and Help!
  181. Timing belt service revealed more problems
  182. ('09-'13) Clarify please
  183. 2011 Check Engine Light problem?
  184. ('98-'00) '98 Forester AT Fluid clarification
  185. ('09-'13) electric motor noise from rear of Forester
  186. ('09-'13) TSB for Crankshaft Pulley?
  187. (All Years) Leaves inside my roof!?
  188. Stock '02- What to do to it?!
  189. 2010 Knock/Ping
  190. ('98-'00) ej25 Knock? Watch the video
  191. ('06-'08) DTC P0851/0852 in '05 - '06 w/4EAT
  192. ('01-'02) Radio and clock dead
  193. ('01-'02) Output Shaft Assembly/Main Shaft Assembly
  194. ('03-'05) 2004 Forester X coolant leak / head gasket advice?
  195. ('03-'05) all goes dead when turn ignition switch
  196. ('09-'13) Code: P0026 and now maybe my clutch
  197. ('98-'00) Forester MT Torque Bind Limited-Slip Axle Additive
  198. ('09-'13) Emissions air filter behind engine air filter?
  199. ('06-'08) 3rd times a charm, threw another CEL
  200. Check Eng Light/Knock Sensor 2002
  201. ('98-'00) Cel p0443
  202. ('03-'05) Remote Door Lock problem
  203. ('01-'02) Bent valves
  204. ('98-'00) head gasket sealer
  205. ('98-'00) 98,99,00 SF door mirrors
  206. ('09-'13) Is this noise normal?
  207. clunk at ~10kph after startup
  208. ('03-'05) Occasional light dragging sound in back for a few seconds then nothing
  209. ('03-'05) Running like garbage after fueling up
  210. ('98-'00) CEL Throwing a couple codes
  211. ('03-'05) Bad engine vibration, smoothe at idle
  212. ('09-'13) Less than 1000 miles having issues.
  213. Runs rough when wet
  214. stenciling for the volume on my radio wearing off
  215. ('01-'02) 2001 Forester now at 90,000 miles. Do I need plugs wires ect..
  216. ('98-'00) Power Steering Pump DIY??
  217. ('98-'00) Forester water pump installed with no Gasket... Advice?
  218. ('03-'05) Loud Noises Normal?
  219. ('01-'02) Gurgling Sound From Overhead
  220. ('09-'13) 2011 - engine sounds off
  221. ('03-'05) Timing belt service cost/labor hrs.???
  222. ('98-'00) Flashing check engine light
  223. ('98-'00) Fans Always on
  224. ('01-'02) Strange clicking/clunking noise? (not engine)
  225. ('03-'05) Code question
  226. Help! Intermittent Power Flashing+Check Engine Light While Driving Highspeed
  227. ('98-'00) Will not start after fixing (well, I tried) issues
  228. ('03-'05) Check engine light and flashing cruise control
  229. noise from the air con compressor
  230. ('01-'02) Tailgate Rattling Unsloved
  231. ('09-'13) My New Forester
  232. ('03-'05) 04 xt P0011code options
  233. ('03-'05) 04 FXT heads?
  234. ('98-'00) 99 Forester fuel tank removal
  235. Need Help 2001 Forester
  236. ('06-'08) Changing Transmission Fluid
  237. ('98-'00) clutch fork dust cover
  238. ('03-'05) Oil "stop leak" additive?
  239. Which Fuse Will Reset Engine ECU
  240. ('03-'05) Overheated
  241. ('03-'05) SOA finally admits fuel leak problem!
  242. ('03-'05) trasmission problem...plz help
  243. ('06-'08) '06 Forester - Speedo & odometer not working, CEL on & Cruise light blinking
  244. ('03-'05) Help Engine noise???
  245. ('06-'08) Pulling to the left
  246. ('98-'00) Rough Idle and CEL On...
  247. ('09-'13) service manuals
  248. ('09-'13) 09 Forester tire pressure sensor
  249. ('03-'05) Weird instrument cluster issue
  250. ('01-'02) Whirring sound while the engine is running