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: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty



  1. ('09-'13) flashing lights
  2. ('06-'08) Take 2 on the noise ID, please
  3. New (to me) '04 XS 4EAT
  4. ('06-'08) quick warranty question
  5. ('03-'05) A/C compressor cycling on highway.
  6. ('09-'13) Forester XT - Secodary Air Valves P2443 and P2441
  7. ('03-'05) Engine Warning Light - sf5 forester xt 2.0L
  8. ('03-'05) AC issue ( can't find in search)
  9. ('98-'00) P0170 fuel trim malfunction
  10. ('01-'02) AC Problem!
  11. ('06-'08) PSA: Check your lug nuts.
  12. ('06-'08) 08 FXT Sport minor shake on idle
  13. ('03-'05) Rear center bearing replacement
  14. Air Conditioning leak
  15. ('03-'05) Forester XT , low mpg, haking a little at low rpm, random heating
  16. ('03-'05) 04 xt Rattle in Idle??
  17. AC sometimes doesn't work and sometimes works
  18. ('03-'05) xt auto shifting
  19. ('03-'05) Forester running hot
  20. (All Years) Help! All 4 front parking lights out
  21. ('01-'02) Power steering pump or rack?
  22. ('09-'13) Brand New 2011 2.5X Premium - AC (Evaporator) Problem
  23. Smoke from engine compartment
  24. ('03-'05) Repairs Triple Play! Thanks Everyone
  25. ('98-'00) Therma Gasket/Blown Head Gasket
  26. ('03-'05) Group N Engine Mounts - Do They Suit An NA?
  27. ('01-'02) craziest/weirdest problem ever
  28. ('03-'05) how often should I change oil during road trip?
  29. ('98-'00) Stranded
  30. ('03-'05) Blinking Check Engine Light P0483 - Cooling Fan
  31. ('09-'13) Service Program WVU-31
  32. ('01-'02) Big Time HELP needed 2001 Forester L
  33. Maintnence Cost
  34. ('01-'02) Odd coolant leak
  35. ('03-'05) Rear end making clanking noise
  36. ('06-'08) P1410 code + a long trip
  37. ('06-'08) spark plugs at 30k ?
  38. Stripped brake bleeder screw
  39. ('09-'13) XT rear seat not adjusting...
  40. '99 Forester L - overheating
  41. ('03-'05) Forester XT rough idle and shift
  42. Forester XT Oil question please....
  43. ('06-'08) 105k Service, additional work suggestions, clutch, struts, etc
  44. ('09-'13) 2011 Forester mystery bolt.
  45. ('01-'02) Connecting front and center exhaust pipes
  46. ('01-'02) help. sons car acting up...
  47. ('09-'13) 2010 FOZ rattles inside interior wheel well covers
  48. ('03-'05) Knocking Noise, maybe transmission?
  49. ('01-'02) '05 A/C compressor into '01 Forester
  50. ('98-'00) AC making puffing noise? Help!
  51. ('06-'08) auto tran oil change
  52. ('01-'02) Just bought one- help
  53. ('98-'00) electrical issue from hell!! ecu??
  54. ('09-'13) 2011 Forester High Pitched Sound
  55. ('03-'05) Intermittent A/C problem
  56. ('03-'05) 05 Subaru Forester XT clunking when turning
  57. ('09-'13) Whining
  58. ('09-'13) Quickie Oil Change Problems
  59. ('03-'05) checking rear brake shoe thickness
  60. ('09-'13) 11 Forester Battery
  61. ('03-'05) small oil leak
  62. ('09-'13) Forester interior rear squeaking!
  63. ('01-'02) Fuel Sender Unit Testing
  64. ('09-'13) Seafoam every month?
  65. ('01-'02) Engine tapping noise when cold
  66. Clogged Fuel System
  67. ('09-'13) Noise in GPS unit in Subaru Forester 2010
  68. ('06-'08) 2006 cabin air filter
  69. ('06-'08) HELP! Hawk pads with Centric rotors are dragging!
  70. ('03-'05) A/C Issue
  71. ('09-'13) Flashing CEL again, then off.
  72. Required Maintenance Changes from 2009 to 2010, potential for issues
  73. ('03-'05) trouble passing emission test
  74. ('09-'13) 30K Service - dealer wants to change coolant
  75. ('98-'00) Engine Overhaul Cost Advice Needed, Urgent!
  76. Dumb q of the century....
  77. '02 stalls at idle when hot
  78. ('09-'13) Maintaining warranty - shifty and rude service guy
  79. ('03-'05) Subaru Forester 2.5X
  80. ('09-'13) Rear Wiper not working
  81. ('09-'13) Post DIY Oil Change questions
  82. ('06-'08) Okay, time for another "name that noise".
  83. An odd question about first oil change from a new member
  84. ('03-'05) Cobb AP missing pin
  85. ('03-'05) How to drain the fuel tank
  86. ('03-'05) what kind of oil should I use?
  87. ('03-'05) Alarm Trouble
  88. ('01-'02) Transaxle boot torn
  89. ('01-'02) Timing belt replacement
  90. ('09-'13) AC compressor "chirp" when engaging
  91. ('98-'00) Outside Temperature Sensor
  92. ('09-'13) XT Wheel Corrosion
  93. ('98-'00) water pump/timing belt
  94. (All Years) Misfire, Check Engine Light (CEL) can it be so simple?
  95. ('03-'05) vibrations at high speed and braking, only after a while..??
  96. ('03-'05) Loss of power and engine smoking
  97. ('06-'08) Coolant Flush
  98. ('03-'05) New/Used AC Compressor? Which to Buy?
  99. ('01-'02) Catalytic Rattling
  100. ('01-'02) Check engine light on P0130. Questions inside
  101. help. seriously. i think my car is rebelling on purpose.
  102. ('03-'05) Broken AC Compressor bolt. Options?
  103. check engine
  104. ('01-'02) 2001 overheat ???
  105. ('98-'00) Strange engine noise please help
  106. ('98-'00) Front Axles
  107. ('01-'02) Dump it, fix it and dump it, or fix it and keep it?
  108. ('09-'13) Check engine light, Can not fuel.
  109. ('09-'13) Vibration inside roof liner
  110. ('98-'00) Electrical problem? Stall, Loss of intruments...
  111. ('03-'05) '04 XT preventive Turbo maintenance
  112. ('98-'00) New engine or have heads done?
  113. ('03-'05) Help Something's Leaking
  114. ('09-'13) 30000 service forester
  115. ('09-'13) Front and Rear wiper washer reversed
  116. Disappointed by Subaru Service
  117. ('09-'13) Leading edge moldng of small rear windows, cracks...known issue?
  118. ('98-'00) 1999 subaru forester oil pressure light
  119. ('03-'05) Help! Engine light just came on
  120. ('98-'00) Check Engine Light and the Knock Sensor
  121. ('03-'05) Help! Looking for advice with trouble codes: P1718, P1086, P0600 and P0700
  122. The goods and the bads of my Forester.
  123. Help! Timing belt
  124. ('03-'05) Groan/Grind under moderate acceleration
  125. (All Years) 3M DIY fuel system tune up kit
  126. ('98-'00) Forester rear wheels or tranny locked up
  127. Alarm Help
  128. New to Subbie's
  129. Air Conditioning
  130. ('09-'13) New forester 2011 mirror removal
  131. ('03-'05) BLACK tranny fluid and major slips and burps.
  132. ('06-'08) help me diagnose a/c problem
  133. ('03-'05) 4 codes!
  134. ('06-'08) Overstated DTC codes?
  135. ('09-'13) Unable to disable traction control
  136. ('09-'13) 2011 Touchy throttle/erratic accelaration
  137. ('09-'13) Forester 11 model year non-turbo
  138. ('09-'13) Rattles and vibrations on 2010 Foresters
  139. ('01-'02) Forester A/C compressor dead?
  140. Engine Control Module Reprogramming
  141. ('09-'13) test drive XT - check engine light
  142. ('03-'05) Noisy engine
  143. ('01-'02) Help with squeaky belt issue
  144. aux jack not working 2008 Legacy
  145. ('98-'00) Compression test possible w/ DOHC engine?
  146. ('98-'00) Cabin Air Filter Cover Kit
  147. noisy PCV valve
  148. ('09-'13) AC Smell
  149. (All Years) HELP! immobiliser problem :s!!!!!!
  150. ('03-'05) One of the two wires to the A/C blower is singed
  151. 2003 Subaru Forestor - Cylinder 1 Misfires/Head Gasket Leaks and other issues
  152. ('01-'02) Transmission or differential or something else?
  153. ('01-'02) Forester S Premium - a few questions
  154. So many threads, still confused- SYNTHETIC VERSUS CONVENTIONAL OIL
  155. ('06-'08) Getting noise in fourth and fifth gear under acceleration
  156. (All Years) Details around opening a case with SOA
  157. ('03-'05) Unknown Problem
  158. ('98-'00) Slow and Inacurate fuel gauge???
  159. ('03-'05) possible over boost issue
  160. Door won't open on my 2010
  161. ('09-'13) suspension
  162. ('03-'05) Does spark Plug change require resetting computer
  163. ('03-'05) Increasing cabin noise
  164. ('09-'13) Is there a fuel tank drain plug on the 2011 Forester?
  165. ('98-'00) 98 O2 sensor
  166. ('09-'13) 09 Forester 30k Fluid Change weights and amounts?
  167. ('01-'02) Vent control not working
  168. ('06-'08) spark plugs, wires, coil upgrades?
  169. ('09-'13) Jumpstarting issue (was: Stupid Stupid Stupid... please help!)
  170. ('03-'05) cost of timing belt and tensioner
  171. ('06-'08) Car Noise????? Little Truck
  172. ('03-'05) Approximate cost for valve guide & seal replacement?
  173. ('06-'08) 2.5L Turbo problems?
  174. ('01-'02) HELP! Balljoint pinch bolt sheared off
  175. ('01-'02) ignition coil question
  176. ('01-'02) Loss of power?
  177. ('06-'08) Chassis shacking when braking WHY????
  178. ('06-'08) ABS problems.... Does not go up hill???? Needs a few revs to start it going :-(
  179. Accidently put diesel fuel in my tank.
  180. ('09-'13) Noisy Start Up
  181. ('06-'08) CEL P2433: Secondary Air Injection System Pressure Sensor
  182. ('09-'13) a/c belt replacement
  183. ('09-'13) Need some advice on 48k maintenance
  184. ('03-'05) Hmm.. Interesting..
  185. ('98-'00) rack and pinion? how long will it last?
  186. ('03-'05) Spark plugs
  187. ('03-'05) Control Arm Bushings?
  188. 2003 Forester - Shifter hard to move
  189. (All Years) What do you all use for a code scanner??
  190. ('98-'00) Rack and pinion easy self fix?
  191. I need a new clutch pronto parts help!!
  192. ('09-'13) What does this connect to?? loose connector.
  193. ('98-'00) Battery/Emergency Light Warning Light
  194. ('03-'05) Dual Engine Air Filters?
  195. ('09-'13) vacuum leak?
  196. ('09-'13) Subaru Forester 2011 Owners - please read
  197. ('09-'13) Internal coolant leak?
  198. ('09-'13) Purposely overfilling oil?
  199. ('98-'00) Have check engine light code P0443
  200. ('98-'00) rattle & squeak on startup and switch off
  201. ('03-'05) 4 wheel alignment, balance, etc.
  202. ('09-'13) A/C Rattle (sounds like metal!)
  203. ('06-'08) CEL, speedo, Cruise
  204. torque setting - HELP :)
  205. ('06-'08) serpentine belt replacement question--
  206. HELP! JUST bought it and it SHAKES when stopped!!????!!?
  207. ('98-'00) Drivers side window problem (exploded views needed)
  208. Rear sway bar mounting locations rusted and pulled out
  209. ('01-'02) Just replaced front oxygen sensor (A/F), CEL codes persist.
  210. hazards flashing, but not really!
  211. ('03-'05) Starts up, then dies.
  212. ('01-'02) P0442 Code
  213. ('06-'08) Per dealer: 2 Pistons damaged head ...???
  214. ('03-'05) Misfire on #1-p301 & #4p304-2005 XT
  215. ('98-'00) Crank Pulley replacement question
  216. ('03-'05) Timing Belt
  217. ('09-'13) Start up noise
  218. ('06-'08) Electrical Problems
  219. ('03-'05) Burning 1qt every 600 miles, interesting symptom. Seeking advice
  220. ('09-'13) MY10 2.5X - Burning Rubber Smell
  221. (All Years) Can you replace the clutch on an AC compressor while bolted to the motor ?
  222. ('03-'05) 2005 FXT overheating when AC is on (and ONLY when the AC is on)
  223. ('06-'08) AC Compressor making noise - fix or replace ?
  224. ('09-'13) maf cleaner
  225. (All Years) Problem in hot weather, but not in cold weather
  226. ('09-'13) Wierd pungent burning odor
  227. ('01-'02) Just bought Forester, started knocking
  228. Help! oil overfill!
  229. ('03-'05) Blower motor melts wires off
  230. 2006 Forester Front End Noise
  231. ('01-'02) so my car is acting kinda funky
  232. (All Years) front end clunk on cornering
  233. ('98-'00) Thunk in rear (Shops don't know the problem)
  234. I'm an idiot...A/C Recharge Fail
  235. (All Years) cruise control vacuum port location
  236. 99 Forester Washer Pumps/Fuse Box Map
  237. ('98-'00) How much oil in a 4 qt Crankcase?
  238. ('09-'13) Question about Oil Change
  239. ('98-'00) Rust will be the end of me...axle will not come out
  240. (All Years) Help: Dino oil after 60k of synthetic
  241. ('98-'00) HELP!!! a/c compressor removal
  242. Timing of Timing Belt Replacement
  243. ('09-'13) Clutch problems in my new Forester!
  244. 2004 2.5X with AC working part-time
  245. ('06-'08) 2006 Subaru Forester with Engine Problems
  246. ('09-'13) 2010 Forester Moonroof clog
  247. ('09-'13) need to remove inner fender liner
  248. ('03-'05) Timing Belt Without All The Rest?
  249. ('01-'02) Window adjustment - 2002 Forester
  250. issues with our new 2011 forester premium stick shift