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: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty



  1. ('98-'00) Oil Leak...
  2. ('98-'00) Those damn windshield wipers!
  3. ('01-'02) Crack underneath front
  4. ('98-'00) 2.5 dohc vacuum lines
  5. ('98-'00) P0170 CE Code journey
  6. ('98-'00) Forester Random Stalling Problem
  7. ('03-'05) rattle at WOT in 2nd, coming from rear ???
  8. ('03-'05) 03 Mystery starting problems...real inigma
  9. ('01-'02) 2001 S Turbo won't start
  10. ('09-'13) 09 Forester 30k Scheduled Maintenance
  11. ('98-'00) cel is on, how do i test it
  12. ('98-'00) Forester that won't start
  13. electrical issues/security
  14. Bosch D3300 Oil Filter
  15. ('03-'05) 50km/hr rumble
  16. ('09-'13) oil change frequency when you dont use it
  17. ('03-'05) Whistling Sound
  18. ('98-'00) Grill Rmoval?
  19. ('03-'05) runs rough after refueling
  20. ('03-'05) how hot is too hot - coolant temperature
  21. ('98-'00) Help pick my repair--prioritize and delay :woohoo:
  22. About to flip the f*ck out... *contains profanity*
  23. 2003 forester heater is blowing cold air, not hot...
  24. ('01-'02) Mystery Road Noise (not normal Forester Road Noise)
  25. ('03-'05) Vibration while coasting at high speeds?
  26. ('01-'02) No Power forester. Help!
  27. ('09-'13) Why is my passenger side muffler spitting water out so bad?
  28. ('98-'00) Fix something, break something...Jeez!
  29. Breake / Piston to timing belt
  30. ('09-'13) Rear gear hard to shift into
  31. ('01-'02) Alignment Gone Wrong
  32. ('03-'05) Terrible Raddle When Heat Is On
  33. ('09-'13) Has any one have po455 in there 11 forester
  34. ('06-'08) Electrical lead undone= engine light coming on
  35. ('09-'13) Pinging temporarily fixed by ECU reset ?
  36. ('01-'02) New Subaru coolant has coolant conditioner in it???
  37. ('03-'05) Grinding/Grating Noise (2005 XT 4AET)
  38. Can't see out the windows in my 2011 Forester with no cupholders
  39. (All Years) Subaru Engine Oil System Flush
  40. ('03-'05) '03 Forester A/C wont stay cool
  41. ('98-'00) Rebuilt everything: AC STILL not cooling
  42. ('98-'00) Still Perplexed...(or, Did I Get Stuck?)
  43. Forester NIGHTMARE-- 1 overheating = NEW ENGINE
  44. ('03-'05) Strange driveline/suspension rattle from front of FXT
  45. ('01-'02) Alarm malfunction
  46. Who Ya Gonna Call?.. probs with dealership
  47. ('06-'08) Mechanic in Minneapolis, MN
  48. ('03-'05) Please tell me this isn't what i think it is...knock.
  49. ('98-'00) Windshield Washer doesn't work
  50. ('06-'08) Trouble starting
  51. ('09-'13) Traction Light Comes on after new tire install
  52. ('98-'00) Bad fuel economy
  53. ('98-'00) Where is the Front Sub Sensor located?
  54. ('06-'08) 30K Maintenance Performed
  55. ('98-'00) Why is this plug not hooked up (pic included)?
  56. ('03-'05) Front end KNOCKING
  57. ('09-'13) 3k mile service suggestions
  58. (All Years) Recall : ('03-'08) SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM (merged thread)
  59. ('98-'00) difference's between ignition coils
  60. ('03-'05) O2 sensor Problem + timing belt replacement + tune-up
  61. (All Years) Hesitation when taking off???
  62. ('03-'05) No power after ~4200 rpm
  63. ('98-'00) coolant temp sensor question on 98 2.5 dohc
  64. ('98-'00) Mass Airflow Sensor
  65. ('03-'05) Oil leaking from dipstick tube? (pic)
  66. ('03-'05) Radiator leaking on top end cap v. I knew it would happen!
  67. ('01-'02) Timing Belt Kit Recommendation
  68. ('09-'13) Glove box damper pivot broken
  69. ('03-'05) Alternator light, brake light, ... came on
  70. ('01-'02) Bucking/'Popping' noise
  71. ('98-'00) T/TB Gearbox has given up
  72. ('09-'13) fresh air vent
  73. ('03-'05) Are these OEM Parts? (Timing Belt Components)
  74. Thumping sound
  75. ('09-'13) general question on oil dipstick
  76. Help! Busted resonator on '07 Forester
  77. 2011 XT 5man jerks when coming on or off the accelerator
  78. ('03-'05) Forester XT blown radiator
  79. ('98-'00) fuel shut valve mystery
  80. ('03-'05) Forester Occasionally Stalls at Stops
  81. ('03-'05) Window motor problems, window drops as it pleases.
  82. Synthetic oil??
  83. ('09-'13) 2011 Paint Fail
  84. ('03-'05) P0457 code comes on when below half a tank
  85. ('06-'08) Oil Consumption or a leak? Help Please!
  86. ('03-'05) 04 forester - can't find the a/c leak
  87. ('98-'00) 99 Subaru Forester GT Turbo fuel pump
  88. Some Mechanical Guidance Please!!!!
  89. ('03-'05) The day my Fozzy went down
  90. ('06-'08) Forester stalled on freeway.
  91. ('03-'05) Can coolant erode and aluminium radiator?
  92. ('03-'05) p0301 CEL sometimes flashing 2.5 x 2004
  93. ('98-'00) 1998 Forester manual Clicking noise.
  94. ('03-'05) Clock on all the time?
  95. ('98-'00) Coolant overflow
  96. ('98-'00) PLEASE HELP!!! How can I fix this bolt hole?
  97. ('98-'00) Leakage?
  98. ('98-'00) God-awful Noise in Front End! Yikes!
  99. ('09-'13) Strange vibration?
  100. ('03-'05) Doing Timing Belt Change 04 XT w/75 K miles
  101. ('09-'13) Unbelievably Strange !!
  102. ('01-'02) Washed Car - Tail/Park Lights Stay On
  103. ('03-'05) P0420= Ecu too sensitive
  104. ('03-'05) Anybody have good luck with Bosch spark plugs?
  105. ('98-'00) Pinging without check engine light
  106. ('98-'00) Power steering fluid level extremely high... and smelly.
  107. ('03-'05) front wheel jerking
  108. ('01-'02) Wooshing noise at low speeds???
  109. ('03-'05) pulls to rt
  110. ('03-'05) ACC Belts : OEM vs. Gates vs. NAPA (Gates) vs. Mexico
  111. ('98-'00) Help diagnose problem with ignition system.
  112. ('03-'05) p0442 error code solved
  113. ('09-'13) Ticking noise in steering area, what could it be?
  114. ('09-'13) Timing belt inspection
  115. ('03-'05) Rather not too smart fuel filter question
  116. 2002 Subaru Forester Left side rattle
  117. ('03-'05) Power Window Motor Rebuild ?
  118. ('98-'00) female newbie--have dumb questions about mechanic quotes
  119. ('03-'05) Grind or groan from rear while turning.
  120. ('01-'02) Would a crankshaft failure make noise?
  121. ('09-'13) 2011 forester Factory fog Lights lenses cracked
  122. Rough Idle then OK; Check Engine Light On; No Cruise Control!
  123. ('01-'02) Engine dies (quietly, on highway)... possible causes?
  124. ('03-'05) What oil are you using
  125. ('98-'00) 20-40 Minute Drive CE Loss of Power Part II
  126. ('09-'13) "Chirp" goes my 2011 Forester XT auto
  127. ('09-'13) Oil drain plug...no sealing washer?
  128. ('06-'08) metal rattling sound from transmission area
  129. Secondary air injection valves
  130. Buffeting noise coming from rear passenger side brake
  131. ('98-'00) just bought 99 Forester... 2 problems
  132. (All Years) Oil change due to elapsed time since prior
  133. (All Years) A walk down the lube isle...
  134. ('09-'13) Windshield attracts stone like a magnet
  135. ('09-'13) ABS and Vehicle Dynamics Control lights
  136. ('98-'00) Possible Starter Problem with my 99 Forester
  137. ('06-'08) turbo takes 3-4 seconds to kick in. normal?
  138. ('09-'13) Air from vents running hot/warm? Anyone else '11 FXT
  139. Fuel Door Light
  140. ('06-'08) Rear Defrost Not Working
  141. ('06-'08) Air Filter Install Tip
  142. ('98-'00) Original coil gone bad on JDM replacement motor
  143. ('09-'13) Carrier Bearing
  144. ('09-'13) Transmission oil change
  145. ('09-'13) confused about engine oil
  146. ('98-'00) Starts-idles-dies
  147. ('01-'02) Forester Making Noise at Low Speeds
  148. ('06-'08) Missfire cylinder 4 CEL
  149. ('01-'02) Running really rough when under power
  150. ('98-'00) Radiator Fluid / Coolant leak?
  151. Emergency gas light on at 1/4 tank.. Normal? 2011
  152. ('09-'13) Power Steering Fluid...and filter?
  153. 2011 Forester Rattle
  154. ('03-'05) Spark Plug Tube Gaskets
  155. ('03-'05) Low frequency, Low pitch resonating sound
  156. ('03-'05) Forester starts hard.
  157. ('03-'05) Temperature (gauge) jumping up and down
  158. ('09-'13) 2010 Forester 2.5X Automatic clicking noise when accelerating
  159. ('03-'05) oily/greasy rim
  160. ('06-'08) Air pump inspection method?
  161. ('03-'05) rack and pinion seal kit
  162. ('09-'13) 2010 missing oil?
  163. ('03-'05) Forester XT throwing codes P0011 / P0021
  164. ('98-'00) 1999 Forester L w/127K - multiple leaks
  165. check engine light question
  166. Coolant / power steering
  167. '06-'08 Forester chemical smell
  168. ('06-'08) Random ticking, slight sputter, engine shake
  169. ('06-'08) 2007 forester rear droning noise at speed
  170. ('09-'13) Stench when I stop
  171. ('03-'05) Buying an 04 XT- should I pull the trigger?
  172. ('03-'05) HVAC warms my outside air too much..
  173. ('06-'08) Forester running hotter than normal
  174. ('98-'00) 1999 Forester Fan Issue
  175. ('09-'13) 2010 NA Forester clutch blown at 30k miles.
  176. ('06-'08) Headlight
  177. ('09-'13) Correct Oil Filter for 2011 XT?
  178. ('03-'05) 04 Forester Radiator Replaced
  179. need help w/check engine code
  180. ('03-'05) Automatic stalled on the highway?
  181. ('01-'02) Removing AWD related fuse to test for bad driveshaft Ujoints
  182. ('03-'05) Rattle pass side rear door area
  183. ('09-'13) 09 Forester body rust
  184. ('09-'13) Key Fob - broke (only unlock & panic works)
  185. Manual Transmission, knocking noise in engine bay?
  186. ('06-'08) Power Steering Pump Noise
  187. ('98-'00) Dealer Repair Etiquette
  188. ('09-'13) front differential drain plug
  189. ('03-'05) Forester won't start
  190. ('03-'05) Whistle-ticking?
  191. ('09-'13) Seat material problems, warranty?
  192. ('03-'05) Automatic tranny fluid change
  193. ('98-'00) rear crossmember rusted out
  194. ('06-'08) Loss of drivability after clutch change??
  195. ('09-'13) Question about illumination of wiper and light stalk
  196. ('01-'02) Water (?) leak by F/R wheel.
  197. Badly handled Forester
  198. ('06-'08) Vibration at idle
  199. ('98-'00) 99 Forester Centre Diff Knocking - Need Opinions
  200. 2010 forester ECU reprogramming
  201. ('09-'13) GPS Error
  202. ('09-'13) 2011 moonroof leaking
  203. ('03-'05) 2005 2.5 X "sludge" in coolant!
  204. (All Years) Forester Bearing/Axle Problems
  205. ('01-'02) Air Conditioning
  206. 2011 forester
  207. ('09-'13) Forester 2.5 idle management wierd
  208. ('03-'05) Rough Idle and Misfire Cylinder 2
  209. ('98-'00) blower motor/resistor replacement
  210. ('98-'00) Buying a used 98 Foz...
  211. ('03-'05) 2003 subaru forester eats transmission oil
  212. ('06-'08) I don't know about this repair bill.
  213. ('98-'00) Hesitant acceleration while A/C is on...
  214. (All Years) HG Oil sealant
  215. (All Years) misfire, could use some help
  216. ('03-'05) What should a timeing belt job cost
  217. (All Years) Maybe I won't try this again..
  218. 2005 forester timing belt
  219. ('09-'13) 09 Forester sounds like a diesel
  220. 2005 Subaru Forester NA issue
  221. ('98-'00) Maybe HG problem
  222. ('03-'05) Part identification
  223. ('09-'13) Replace spark plugs
  224. Subaru Forester 02 Engine Hesitation
  225. ('03-'05) 04 xt rear wheel bearing replace
  226. ('98-'00) temperature problem?
  227. MPG computer
  228. ('03-'05) What did I do?!?!
  229. What the ....? 2011 X N/A auto
  230. ('06-'08) odd sound / diagnosis?
  231. ('06-'08) HG question on 2.5L N/A OBW
  232. ('03-'05) FXT engine under-cover
  233. ('09-'13) Metallic sound kicks in at 15 mpg
  234. ('09-'13) 2011 Subaru Forester cold start "video" Is this normal?
  235. ('06-'08) Engine died, coolant puddle, fault codes...help?
  236. 2010 Forester coolant change - DIY
  237. Guide for the Exhaust valve
  238. ('98-'00) Running rough and sometimes dies
  239. "V Belt"
  240. Narrowly missed $2k in repairs.
  241. ('06-'08) Oil when pulled out plug wire
  242. ('09-'13) Forester Transmissions Problem?
  243. ('03-'05) Help Fast PLZ! lol
  244. Engine surge w/ AC on
  245. ('09-'13) Noisy High Pitched Fuel Pump
  246. ('01-'02) Trans fluid change?
  247. ('09-'13) Little Squeak sound
  248. ('98-'00) ECL with no error codes
  249. Oil change questions
  250. Ticking Sound