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: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty



  1. ('03-'05) Forester w/ Cold Feet
  2. ('98-'00) Is she worth saving...
  3. ('98-'00) Low gas indicator light problems
  4. ('03-'05) Fixing leaking fuel/gas line
  5. Forester Furnace!
  6. ('06-'08) A little rant!
  7. ('03-'05) check out my rack
  8. ('98-'00) Erratic CEL and AT Oil Temp
  9. ('98-'00) Burping the system - bubbles keep coming
  10. ('03-'05) Oil reservoir = oil pan?
  11. The noob is bummed.... Wobble in the rear.
  12. ('01-'02) sluggish turn-over after warm?
  13. ('03-'05) 2003 Forester Oil Leak (BAD) Help
  14. ('01-'02) Where do I look for coolant/oil leak on engine
  15. ('09-'13) can i use after market coolant?
  16. ('01-'02) Upstream O2 Sensor thread size
  17. ('01-'02) Something to look for when cruise control is not working
  18. ('06-'08) Wobbling sound from rear right tire
  19. ('09-'13) Low Beam Headlight Problem
  20. ('03-'05) OIL Change
  21. ('03-'05) New sube, a couple problems
  22. Driver Heated Seat Not working
  23. ('98-'00) Forester broke down need opinions
  24. turbo troubles. HELP PLEASE
  25. ('03-'05) XT Oil/Turbo problems - PLEASE HELP!
  26. Water logged
  27. ('03-'05) Rattle in left side, rear door.
  28. ('09-'13) 2011 Forester is quieter than the 2010 model?
  29. ('03-'05) roof rack forester how to attach side to side
  30. ('09-'13) 2010 Forester Gears
  31. ('98-'00) Ignition switch mechanical problem: won't turn 98 Forester
  32. oil change intervals
  33. ('98-'00) 2000 Forester S MPG's
  34. ('01-'02) ATF TEMP Light on, after a tire rotation?
  35. ('03-'05) Oil dripping onto uppipe heat shield = smoke but where is the oil coming from?
  36. ('03-'05) 04 xt valve cover removal tips?
  37. ('98-'00) Clunking sound
  38. ('03-'05) Flashing Cruise WITHOUT CEL?
  39. ('03-'05) Fluid sounds
  40. ('09-'13) Engine Clatter
  41. ('03-'05) Hood popping up on 2005 Forester XT while driving
  42. ('09-'13) Cold start timing chain rattle 2011 DOHC
  43. ('06-'08) Thermostat: no jiggle pin, can I drill a hole?
  44. ('06-'08) P0301 last week.
  45. ('06-'08) Ignition problem
  46. ('98-'00) What is the name of plastic cover that is under the engine that covers the oil pan?
  47. ('98-'00) Timing Belt quote - is this too high?
  48. ('09-'13) Steering column rattle/knock???
  49. ('03-'05) Engine auxiliary fan running frequently
  50. ('03-'05) 2005 overheating on the highway
  51. ('01-'02) Clutch replaced then..P0507, P1511, P1513, P1515, P1517
  52. ('03-'05) Right front middle clunk noise
  53. ('01-'02) 3 Beeps when I lock my Forester
  54. Headlamp Washers
  55. ('03-'05) Funny whistling, soft humming, buzzing sound
  56. ('06-'08) Oil burn rate: 1 qt in 4500
  57. ('03-'05) Broken Axel?
  58. ('03-'05) Sudden drop in MPG
  59. ('01-'02) Q: How many shop hours for axle replacement?
  60. ('98-'00) My car died on me today, drives only in limp mode.
  61. ('98-'00) Overflow can fills up all the time
  62. ('98-'00) slightly bent valves, question
  63. ('98-'00) Significant overheating problem.
  64. ('98-'00) Help!!! Changed Battery and now car wont start....Possible engine immobilizer problem
  65. ('03-'05) Serpentine & ac belt question
  66. ('98-'00) Lost key (No spares)
  67. ('09-'13) Key sticks in ignition
  68. ('09-'13) fuel filter
  69. ('03-'05) General Forester maintenance questions
  70. ('03-'05) Knocking noise on the undercarriage while driving
  71. ('03-'05) 04 XT getting heavy gas smell
  72. ('98-'00) 99 Forester Diagnose loss of power when warm
  73. ('06-'08) new motor now oil light on?
  74. ('01-'02) why does the reservoir empty often
  75. ('03-'05) Door handle has pulled away from door
  76. ('98-'00) Forester turbo import overheating
  77. ('98-'00) forester won't start HELP PLEASE
  78. ('03-'05) Switching to Sync on next oil change?
  79. ('03-'05) '04 Forester Turbo - overheat, weird conditions- please help diganose
  80. ('06-'08) Wot Happened?
  81. ('01-'02) Bad Front Oxygen Sensor?
  82. ('98-'00) Fuel pressure on 99 forester 2.5l n/a
  83. Beep on starting!
  84. ('03-'05) irregular engine oil readings
  85. ('06-'08) Overheating... help diagnose
  86. 2010 Forester - too many rattles/squeaks
  87. ('09-'13) 10 Forester/ Washer tank capacity
  88. ('98-'00) Translation help needed on '97 Forester!
  89. ('03-'05) Just bought it and have a check engine light on!
  90. ('98-'00) burning off lots of oil and overheating possible HG
  91. ('09-'13) RPM drop after cold start
  92. Repeated front O2 sensor failure
  93. ('09-'13) 2009 unknown fluid leak & possibe coolant loss
  94. ('01-'02) Oil Leak, what now?
  95. ('01-'02) Locks and security system not right
  96. ('98-'00) air filter box self destruction
  97. heated mirror fire in door 2003 out back
  98. ('09-'13) Left Wheel Noise on Washboard Surfaced Roads
  99. Love my new fozzie but....
  100. ('03-'05) HELP: I smell GAS inside my 04 Fozy XT
  101. ('09-'13) MY11 - ignition is long when very cold, Boxer behavior?
  102. ('98-'00) Shop Manual for 99' Subaru Forester
  103. ('98-'00) Passenger Side noise
  104. ('09-'13) dishwasher detergent spill in cargo area - HELP
  105. ('98-'00) help smoke from forester
  106. ('03-'05) '04 XT needs new engine. Really?!
  107. ('06-'08) 60k service during CPO warranty period - dealer or independent?
  108. ('03-'05) One wiper working, the other one does not
  109. ('09-'13) 2010 2.5X -Wimpy Alternator?
  110. ('98-'00) No heat, engine temp normal
  111. ('01-'02) Cold Start dies at idle..
  112. ('98-'00) HELP!! I'm a newbie!
  113. ('98-'00) Clutch replacement: Stock?
  114. ('01-'02) Cold engine knocking sound.. valve chatter
  115. windshield washer
  116. ('03-'05) Noises form my car, is it normal?
  117. ('01-'02) Wheel Bearing Installation, Can't get proper bearing preload
  118. ('03-'05) Grease?
  119. ('09-'13) Steering tighter after JiffyLube visit
  120. ('03-'05) 05 stalls after new battery installation
  121. ('09-'13) 36-hours old; check engine light on
  122. ('01-'02) Slight smell of gasoline inside when idling
  123. ('06-'08) Resonator split at seam
  124. ('03-'05) CEL codes P0031 and 0037 - need help
  125. Power loss at hwy speeds XT
  126. ('09-'13) 2011/2012 Forester Bluetooth problems
  127. ('09-'13) Availability of 2010 Subaru Forester shop manuals
  128. ('03-'05) Problem with air vent control knob
  129. Help!
  130. ('98-'00) engine sputter
  131. ('01-'02) Using anti freeze
  132. New to the forum
  133. ('06-'08) Life of the oil....?
  134. ('06-'08) FRONT Differential
  135. ('03-'05) Cold start problems
  136. changing oil for sub zero temperature?
  137. ('01-'02) 2001 Engine Mounts
  138. ('01-'02) Subaru Outback 2001 burning oil smell - please help!
  139. ('03-'05) engine light?
  140. ('98-'00) What should head gaskets cost?
  141. ('09-'13) 2011 gasket leak on 2.5X
  142. ('01-'02) Seat Warmer switch Bulb
  143. upstream oxygen sensor 04 forester
  144. Major driver seat problem 2011 Forester
  145. ('03-'05) 04 Xt Engine code/ rough idle
  146. ('03-'05) Mystery Coolant Leak
  147. ('09-'13) Front wheels spinning freely when on the lift?
  148. ('03-'05) Need help diagnosing misfire
  149. 2004 Forester X, replacing air filter
  150. ('03-'05) 50$ Jiffy Lube Oil Change
  151. ('09-'13) after market bov
  152. ('98-'00) Hard shifting and dies suddenly when warm
  153. ('06-'08) replaced cabin filter!!
  154. ('06-'08) 06 Forester Dying Idle Help Needed
  155. ('98-'00) 1998 L -- Engine Overheated! What's the problem?
  156. ('03-'05) Creaking noise is GONE
  157. ('06-'08) 02 sensor codes
  158. ('03-'05) CEL comes up with P0128(thermostat malf.)
  159. Flutter Sound in non-Turbo Engine
  160. ('01-'02) Leaking Coolant
  161. ('98-'00) No spark with Knock Sensor Reading
  162. ('06-'08) Ran out of gas - Now FXT won't start
  163. ('98-'00) Airbag light issue
  164. ('98-'00) 00 Forester:p0440, p0420 & fuel smell?
  165. ('98-'00) Heater Core Leaking, 180K, don't want to spend the $1K to fix it
  166. ('03-'05) Timing belt brand
  167. ('98-'00) No start at -20F
  168. ('98-'00) Nagging P0440 won't go away
  169. ('98-'00) 99 Forester overheating after reseal
  170. ('98-'00) 1998 Forester Leaking gas???
  171. ('09-'13) Power windows slow to close?
  172. ('98-'00) "Brown sugar" smell
  173. ('03-'05) Beginners Questions
  174. ('09-'13) Rattling when in Reverse?
  175. ('98-'00) 99 Forester - no start after new battery
  176. ('98-'00) FWD Light is staying on??
  177. ('09-'13) Engine oil weight - first oil change
  178. ('09-'13) Solving warranty issue
  179. ('01-'02) Coolant res bubbling on both heads?
  180. Engine Oil Change Frequency
  181. ('98-'00) Knock Sensor changing, do's and dont's
  182. ('03-'05) rear washer leak in roof liner?
  183. ('01-'02) looks like im gonnna need a new tranny, please help:)
  184. ('03-'05) misfiring #1 and #3
  185. ('03-'05) Forester 2.5x: grinding/vibration when turning at low speed
  186. ('09-'13) where did the oil go
  187. ('01-'02) Radiator has gone bad..
  188. Car releases boost pressure when losing traction?
  189. ('03-'05) Cooling system question
  190. ('06-'08) As I brake and slow to 2mph, and as I take off from a stop...click
  191. ('98-'00) Vibration at high speeds
  192. ('98-'00) ECU fried? Recommend diagnostics to isolate
  193. ('09-'13) Whole lotta shakin' going on for 2011 Foz
  194. Changing Oil, Tranny and Differential Fluid after 1K Mi?
  195. ('98-'00) Big Smoke, 80A Fuse Blown, Cranks, Won't Start
  196. ('03-'05) Windshield Wiper - High Setting
  197. ('01-'02) Door Open Light stays on
  198. ('09-'13) Ice Build Up on top of Exhuast Heat Shielding
  199. ('03-'05) Bye Bye Radiator?
  200. ('03-'05) Wheel Bearing DIY?
  201. ('98-'00) Almost stalled immediately after starting! What's wrong?
  202. ('98-'00) forester losing battery charge overnight
  203. ('03-'05) uhh ohh that doesnt sound good
  204. ('98-'00) Auto Gearing down when coasting
  205. ('03-'05) 05 fxt turbo whisle
  206. ('01-'02) Approaching 100K Miles (160K Km), Maintenance Due/Overdue
  207. ('09-'13) 2010 Forester Rear Hatch Door Squeaking...
  208. ('09-'13) Weird smell from dash defroster...chemical/burning scent?
  209. ('03-'05) 04 FXT Clutch and Engine questions
  210. ('98-'00) Weird bouncing/choking feeling
  211. ('03-'05) Gas smell when Anti-lock Brakes are Activated. What?!?!
  212. ('03-'05) Window motor...is a regulator needed?
  213. Takes two tries to start when cold?
  214. ('03-'05) strange starting issue that disappeared, now check engine light on...?
  215. soft popping/clicking on sharp turns
  216. Front Diff Problem
  217. P0442 yea yea
  218. ('98-'00) Coolant leak that disappeared...
  219. Outside temp reads 122F... ***?!
  220. noise at 45 to 50 mph
  221. Forester
  222. Question: Ripped Off or Not?
  223. Whine on start up
  224. speedo problems
  225. AC working wierd after Remote Start installation
  226. Parking lights / blinkers flash when battery I connected
  227. I need new hose clamps. Recommendations?
  228. MY10 Forester rough idle & only 2k miles?
  229. Clunk at take off
  230. Bad head gasket causes bad timing belt?
  231. 2005 Forester X - Replaced car battery, now car will turn off while driving
  232. Dull click when gas pedal is released
  233. Whining - Alternator ?
  234. 60K maintenance costs how much!?
  235. CV Axle / Knock Sensor / Strut Help Needed
  236. Identify that sound!
  237. Fair asking price for '01 w/ blown hgasket?
  238. Wad-wah-wah sound when cold
  239. major oil leak
  240. head gasket question??
  241. Warranty question...
  242. Squeaking Noise
  243. Check engine light, traction control light, and cruise light all just came on!?!
  244. Weird crash... (oem vs. aftermarket)
  245. 30k Mile Service
  246. Headgasket Failure
  247. 01 Forester Value
  248. Brake issue
  249. Weird Wind(?) Noise
  250. Radiator fans issue...