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: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty



  1. ('09-'13) 30k Maintenance Schedule ?'s
  2. ('98-'00) 2.2 swapped forester evap system problem
  3. ('09-'13) 2009 Heater Fan Problems
  4. ('03-'05) 90k maintenance estimates?
  5. ('09-'13) Rear Suspension Noise When Dry
  6. ('03-'05) Bad Vibration From Front End
  7. ('03-'05) Did I run over something?!
  8. ('98-'00) Brake light always on help.
  9. ('09-'13) Delayed first two oil changes by a few thousand miles...
  10. ('03-'05) Problems going over 90 MPH
  11. 09 fxt toast at 34,000miles?
  12. Tranny Fluid Change
  13. How to Deal with Oil Changes with the Forester???
  14. ('98-'00) My 98 stalls/shuts off
  15. ('98-'00) Problem with low beam on 98 Forester S
  16. ('09-'13) Front Windshield Washer Fluid 2011 Forester
  17. ('06-'08) Right front wheel bearing
  18. ('03-'05) strange noise accelerating under specific RPM
  19. ('01-'02) Steering wheel wobbling/vibrating/shaking...what now?
  20. ('09-'13) How do I keep my '11 from learning bad habits?
  21. ('09-'13) ATF higher when cold?
  22. Excessive moisture in 2k forester
  23. ('09-'13) Check engine light (CEL) and VDC light are ON with flashing cruise! Management
  24. 03 Forester knocking at start up
  25. ('01-'02) What to replace while the engine is out??
  26. ('03-'05) Timing belt
  27. ('01-'02) Wheezing sound at engine start and acceleration
  28. ('98-'00) Uneven tyre wear and juddering
  29. ('98-'00) Rear rumble
  30. ('03-'05) Issue accelerating up hills
  31. ('06-'08) CEL p02440 p01410
  32. ('98-'00) 1999 Forester not starting - no electric, no clicks
  33. ('98-'00) European subaru s-turbo 1999 OBD tool
  34. ('09-'13) Is your 7th Speaker (Subwoofer) on Touring Missing?
  35. ('06-'08) External headgasket leak? Dealer says no. What next?
  36. P0111 error Liberty MY01, EJ25, 2002, auto, 140k
  37. ('09-'13) Key Fob lock/unlock won't work at home
  38. ('03-'05) Do the accessory stock belts say Mitsubishi on them?
  39. loud blowing sound whlie in park?
  40. ('01-'02) 2.0L non turbo lurching when foot taken off accelerator.
  41. screech from power steering? 2007XT
  42. ('03-'05) Random idle engine misfire
  43. ('98-'00) Unidentified constant noise from the front.
  44. ('98-'00) Subaru coolant conditioner
  45. Servicing a IAC valve
  46. ('03-'05) viscosity of different synthetic oils
  47. service manual question
  48. ('98-'00) P0141 keeps coming back
  49. ('09-'13) slight vibration or jerkiness when letting off gas pedal
  50. VSC light flickering on Dash?? SH model.
  51. ('01-'02) Engine Whine and Fan upon startup
  52. ('03-'05) 56,000 miles, 2004 XT and needs head gaskets
  53. ('98-'00) Rubbing/Grinding Noise at Highway Speeds
  54. ('09-'13) New 2011 Forester Dummy Lights Coming ON
  55. ('98-'00) No start after half a Headgasket job
  56. ('09-'13) First Service Appointment
  57. ('03-'05) Extreme drop in gas mileage
  58. ('01-'02) noise in rt. rear-replaced both hub assemblies
  59. ('01-'02) MT Transmission crapped out. Options?
  60. ('03-'05) ECM Update?
  61. ('09-'13) Problem with Windshield Wipers
  62. ('98-'00) 2000 Forester no spark
  63. ('03-'05) noise at highway speeds
  64. ('01-'02) AT gearbox prob's (please help)
  65. ('01-'02) Starting Issue
  66. Where to buy OEM maintance parts?
  67. ('06-'08) Cooler heater air
  68. ('98-'00) Will an automatic radiator work in a manual?
  69. ('03-'05) Classic car wont start thread......
  70. ('03-'05) Need Cat Converter
  71. ('98-'00) wiring diagram for fuel pump electrical connector?
  72. can i drive my fozz with a broken exhaust ?
  73. ('06-'08) Battery replacement problems
  74. ('98-'00) HELP! Engine Lost Oil
  75. ('09-'13) Front door panel rattle.
  76. (All Years) "New" (to us!) Subey Forester
  77. (All Years) Kendall GT-1 Synthetic-Blend w/ Liquid Titanium FTW
  78. ('09-'13) 2012 Forester Tailgate Noise.
  79. ('09-'13) 09 FXT cutting out, hesitating and surging
  80. ('03-'05) 03 Second alternator in 2 yrs
  81. ('98-'00) 98 forester issues, please help!!!!
  82. ('09-'13) warranty
  83. ('98-'00) Annoying hatch squeak?
  84. ('03-'05) A/C & Heat Not working after Radio Install
  85. ('06-'08) Stock Radiator took a dump
  86. ('03-'05) 04 FXT: No oil line filters?
  87. ('03-'05) Forgot my key in the car (2005 forester xt)
  88. ('03-'05) 'ru Forester 2003 - losing water , no overheating.
  89. ('01-'02) Service Tools Question
  90. new car - dead battery
  91. (All Years) Advice Wanted: Dealer Ripped Fuel Hose During Recall
  92. ('03-'05) 03 XT turbo not engaging
  93. ('98-'00) Starting Problem (Lack thereof)
  94. general maintenance
  95. ('06-'08) not blowing heat like it used to
  96. ('09-'13) Remote Starter Affects Stereo Controls?
  97. ('98-'00) Vibration when accelerating at freeway speeds
  98. ('01-'02) OK to drive around w/o the plastic belly pan??
  99. ('09-'13) Lug nut fasterner yielded?
  100. ('98-'00) Engine will not start, flashing hold light and black smoke!
  101. ('98-'00) Wipers Acting up! NEED HELP
  102. ('06-'08) Poor acceleration
  103. ('03-'05) Jerky 2.5 NA deaccelleration
  104. ('09-'13) Holy Smoking Clutch Batman...
  105. ('98-'00) forester instrument panel lights
  106. 99 Forester warm rough idle issue
  107. ('09-'13) How hard, timing belts
  108. ('98-'00) 1998 JDM Forester Diesel fuel added by accident
  109. ('06-'08) Manuals
  110. ('03-'05) Forester Wind noise fixes?
  111. ('06-'08) Rubbing/Whining Noise when hitting bumps or uneven Surface
  112. ('06-'08) Vibration
  113. ('98-'00) 98 Forester DOHC started knocking
  114. ('06-'08) Stranded in Canada! Good battery-car died and will not start
  115. ('03-'05) Fuel Pump?
  116. ('09-'13) 2010 Forester engine stalls when clutch is pressed in
  117. Third party warranty/repair?
  118. ('03-'05) EGR Valve
  119. Exhaust Leak at/near engine, 2000 Forester
  120. ('03-'05) Whoosh noise from engine bay
  121. ('01-'02) Need a second opinion.
  122. ('03-'05) Headlight washer not working
  123. Need Help Diagnosing Grinding Noise!
  124. Help! Engine keeps cutting out
  125. ('09-'13) Anybody have problems with FRAM oil filters?
  126. ('98-'00) Head gasket issues
  127. ('03-'05) Might have blown head gaskets, help please.
  128. ('06-'08) Odd remote start behavior - Cold weather
  129. ('03-'05) steering rack seals?
  130. 04 XT Wind Noise
  131. ('09-'13) What should I be paying?
  132. ('98-'00) Terrible Trunk Noises!
  133. ('06-'08) No Start, No shift.
  134. ('98-'00) Very tiny fine cracks in the top of radiator!
  135. ('03-'05) can u mix synth oil w a non synth oil?
  136. (All Years) Need some help understanding “dealership” policy
  137. Fuel injection service for my 2001 Forester
  138. ('09-'13) 2012 Clutch Behavior
  139. ('09-'13) Idle stutter on 2012 Forester X with 5MT
  140. ('98-'00) Problems shifting into drive- getting stuck in Nuetral
  141. ('09-'13) Oil question
  142. ('03-'05) 02 sensor Heater Circuit issue
  143. ('03-'05) 04' XT - burning plastic smell???
  144. ('01-'02) So are my head gaskets finally leaking?
  145. ('09-'13) Center Seat Belt Roof Mount Help
  146. ('06-'08) grunt noise at near stop
  147. ('06-'08) Left Rear Wheel Area Rattle
  148. ('98-'00) Maintenance at 70k miles on 2000
  149. ('06-'08) Tire light,Brake light
  150. ('01-'02) Forester backfiring
  151. ('98-'00) 1998 Forester Occasionally Won't Start
  152. ('98-'00) Terrible month
  153. Gas smell that goes away
  154. ('98-'00) NO Signals PLZZZ HELP
  155. ('06-'08) Questions about my concerns...
  156. ('01-'02) 02 160k hesitation and running rough
  157. ('03-'05) P0301 and shaking shaking
  158. (All Years) Front end rattle on bumps, inner tie-rod?
  159. ('06-'08) 07' FORESTER KEYLESS entry unlocks but won't unlock
  160. ('09-'13) Paying for Subaru Extended Factory Warranty 3yr + 3yr (Y or N)
  161. ('01-'02) need help
  162. Dash Problem
  163. ('03-'05) REAR differential noise
  164. gas tank leak- replace or can it be fixed?
  165. ('09-'13) Scary when the service guy gets concerned [CE,TC, CC]
  166. ('09-'13) Burning valves on Forester 10' gasoline with LPG
  167. Bought 1998 Forester w/ 170K
  168. ('98-'00) Rear Defrost button locks tailgate! Huh?
  169. ('03-'05) Blown radiator hose, questions
  170. ('01-'02) Oil in spark plug hole
  171. ('03-'05) 2003 Forester XS MT: Screeching in the morning/starts after sitting..
  172. ('98-'00) 2000 Overheating problem: Confirm my suspicions
  173. ('98-'00) Forester 2000 running issues/head gasket replacement
  174. ('09-'13) Adjust radio while in motion?
  175. 2011 Subaru Forester 9000 mile SAD review!
  176. windshield noise
  177. ('98-'00) Apparently I bought the Fozzy from Hell!
  178. ('06-'08) Power steering pump dying?
  179. ('06-'08) Header wrap cause Hi engine coolant heat?
  180. ('03-'05) oil pan replacement
  181. (All Years) Newer Forester
  182. ('03-'05) Tech Tip: Subaru DTC P0011 and Excess Smoke From Tail Pipe
  183. ('01-'02) Timing Belt Question
  184. ('03-'05) engine pull questions
  185. ('98-'00) Thumping noise up front on 99 Forester L
  186. ('01-'02) Slight Throttle/ cruising Hesitation.
  187. ('01-'02) A cry out for help! Air flow sensor problems :(
  188. (All Years) 1996 Toyota Camry Problems :(
  189. ('03-'05) Need Advice: Need New Engine?!?
  190. Remove intake to change filter??
  191. ('98-'00) P0446 fault code, will not stay running
  192. ('03-'05) 2004 e brake light question
  193. ('98-'00) forester s turbo running rough
  194. ('03-'05) 120K mi Maintenance
  195. ('03-'05) inner tie rod?
  196. ('03-'05) Doing spark plug seals, what else?
  197. ('03-'05) Found an XT with bad turbo, help!?
  198. ('09-'13) P0435 Code - Dealer Replacing Pressure Control Solenoid Valve (p/n 42084FG020)
  199. ('03-'05) Is this bad? Head gasket/ valve cover leaking
  200. AHHH coolant leaking out of radiator!!! and maybe worse!
  201. General Maintenance (catching up)
  202. ('01-'02) Broken Front-End Repair
  203. ('09-'13) Just installed an AEM DryFlow engine air filter
  204. ('09-'13) Spark plugs
  205. ('09-'13) Hatch Leaking no sunroof
  206. ('03-'05) Heat Blower not working this morning ...BURRRR
  207. ('09-'13) Seat Belt
  208. ('03-'05) Front Wheel Spin
  209. ('98-'00) Mechanical Wizard give me your prediction
  210. Instructions to Replace the AC Evaporator
  211. ('03-'05) Torque Bind
  212. ('01-'02) 01 Forester Problems
  213. ('98-'00) Am I on the right track?
  214. ('01-'02) Power steering flush?
  215. ('03-'05) Gasoline Smell in Cabin During Startup
  216. ('98-'00) buzzing noise from rear 02 sensor?
  217. ('03-'05) Replace wheel bearing or buy knuckle & hub?
  218. ('01-'02) Need Advice
  219. ('01-'02) shop manual
  220. ('01-'02) Rear Trailing Arms and bushings
  221. ('03-'05) wheel sticks to center hub
  222. ('03-'05) Radiator Problems (whats new)
  223. ('03-'05) 2003 forester 2.5x No heat from heater
  224. What is this sensor?
  225. ('98-'00) My car knows I'm about to sell her
  226. ('98-'00) Fuel Tank Strap Bolts - Anybody Remember Which are Which?
  227. ('98-'00) I Smell Coolant
  228. ('06-'08) Blinking AT oil temp and solid ABS
  229. (All Years) Anyone have a Subaru Technical Subscription?
  230. ('98-'00) Cruise/fuel issues with '98 Aussie GT Forester
  231. ('01-'02) 01' Forester - HG replaced and it's almost immediately overheating again.
  232. ('09-'13) 09 XT with 36K miles, dealer says I need an oil flush?!
  233. ('98-'00) Huge clunk when downshifting hot
  234. ('03-'05) 04 FXT P0302 Cylinder 2, Low vaccum
  235. ('09-'13) Need help with replacing the Aux port and console lid 09 FXT
  236. ('03-'05) Thermometer malfunction/no function
  237. electrical issues
  238. 2012 XT; 1400 miles Trans already went up
  239. ('03-'05) Clunking Sound over bumps at low speeds. ***.
  240. ('03-'05) Oil leak in 2003 Forester.
  241. ('09-'13) '09 X cat converter heat shield, warranty?
  242. ('03-'05) Possible to Crack Radiator During Timing Belt Replacement
  243. '05 forester turbo problems
  244. ('01-'02) Axle replaced now engine leaking/overheating
  245. ('09-'13) '10 driveshaft noise
  246. Service Ripoff?
  247. 2003 Forester Gas Gage trouble
  248. ('03-'05) Driveline binding or hill holder?
  249. ('09-'13) Is this a Starter issue?
  250. ('98-'00) Overheating, please advice.