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: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty



  1. ('03-'05) Doing Timing Belt Change 04 XT w/75 K miles
  2. ('09-'13) Unbelievably Strange !!
  3. ('01-'02) Washed Car - Tail/Park Lights Stay On
  4. ('03-'05) P0405= Ecu too sensitive
  5. ('03-'05) Anybody have good luck with Bosch spark plugs?
  6. ('98-'00) Pinging without check engine light
  7. ('98-'00) Power steering fluid level extremely high... and smelly.
  8. ('03-'05) front wheel jerking
  9. ('01-'02) Wooshing noise at low speeds???
  10. ('03-'05) pulls to rt
  11. ('03-'05) ACC Belts : OEM vs. Gates vs. NAPA (Gates) vs. Mexico
  12. ('98-'00) Help diagnose problem with ignition system.
  13. ('03-'05) p0442 error code solved
  14. ('09-'13) Ticking noise in steering area, what could it be?
  15. ('09-'13) Timing belt inspection
  16. ('03-'05) Rather not too smart fuel filter question
  17. 2002 Subaru Forester Left side rattle
  18. ('03-'05) Power Window Motor Rebuild ?
  19. ('98-'00) female newbie--have dumb questions about mechanic quotes
  20. ('03-'05) Grind or groan from rear while turning.
  21. ('01-'02) Would a crankshaft failure make noise?
  22. ('09-'13) 2011 forester Factory fog Lights lenses cracked
  23. Rough Idle then OK; Check Engine Light On; No Cruise Control!
  24. ('01-'02) Engine dies (quietly, on highway)... possible causes?
  25. ('03-'05) What oil are you using
  26. ('98-'00) 20-40 Minute Drive CE Loss of Power Part II
  27. ('09-'13) "Chirp" goes my 2011 Forester XT auto
  28. ('09-'13) Oil drain plug...no sealing washer?
  29. ('06-'08) metal rattling sound from transmission area
  30. Secondary air injection valves
  31. Buffeting noise coming from rear passenger side brake
  32. ('98-'00) just bought 99 Forester... 2 problems
  33. (All Years) Oil change due to elapsed time since prior
  34. (All Years) A walk down the lube isle...
  35. ('09-'13) Windshield attracts stone like a magnet
  36. ('09-'13) ABS and Vehicle Dynamics Control lights
  37. ('98-'00) Possible Starter Problem with my 99 Forester
  38. ('06-'08) turbo takes 3-4 seconds to kick in. normal?
  39. ('09-'13) Air from vents running hot/warm? Anyone else '11 FXT
  40. Fuel Door Light
  41. ('06-'08) Rear Defrost Not Working
  42. ('06-'08) Air Filter Install Tip
  43. ('98-'00) Original coil gone bad on JDM replacement motor
  44. ('09-'13) Carrier Bearing
  45. ('09-'13) Transmission oil change
  46. ('09-'13) confused about engine oil
  47. ('98-'00) Starts-idles-dies
  48. ('01-'02) Forester Making Noise at Low Speeds
  49. ('06-'08) Missfire cylinder 4 CEL
  50. ('01-'02) Running really rough when under power
  51. ('98-'00) Radiator Fluid / Coolant leak?
  52. Emergency gas light on at 1/4 tank.. Normal? 2011
  53. ('09-'13) Power Steering Fluid...and filter?
  54. 2011 Forester Rattle
  55. ('03-'05) Spark Plug Tube Gaskets
  56. ('03-'05) Low frequency, Low pitch resonating sound
  57. ('03-'05) Forester starts hard.
  58. ('03-'05) Temperature (gauge) jumping up and down
  59. ('09-'13) 2010 Forester 2.5X Automatic clicking noise when accelerating
  60. ('03-'05) oily/greasy rim
  61. ('06-'08) Air pump inspection method?
  62. ('03-'05) rack and pinion seal kit
  63. ('09-'13) 2010 missing oil?
  64. ('03-'05) Forester XT throwing codes P0011 / P0021
  65. ('98-'00) 1999 Forester L w/127K - multiple leaks
  66. check engine light question
  67. Coolant / power steering
  68. '06-'08 Forester chemical smell
  69. ('06-'08) Random ticking, slight sputter, engine shake
  70. ('06-'08) 2007 forester rear droning noise at speed
  71. ('09-'13) Stench when I stop
  72. ('03-'05) Buying an 04 XT- should I pull the trigger?
  73. ('03-'05) HVAC warms my outside air too much..
  74. ('06-'08) Forester running hotter than normal
  75. ('98-'00) 1999 Forester Fan Issue
  76. ('09-'13) 2010 NA Forester clutch blown at 30k miles.
  77. ('06-'08) Headlight
  78. ('09-'13) Correct Oil Filter for 2011 XT?
  79. ('03-'05) 04 Forester Radiator Replaced
  80. need help w/check engine code
  81. ('03-'05) Automatic stalled on the highway?
  82. ('01-'02) Removing AWD related fuse to test for bad driveshaft Ujoints
  83. ('03-'05) Rattle pass side rear door area
  84. ('09-'13) 09 Forester body rust
  85. ('09-'13) Key Fob - broke (only unlock & panic works)
  86. Manual Transmission, knocking noise in engine bay?
  87. ('06-'08) Power Steering Pump Noise
  88. ('98-'00) Dealer Repair Etiquette
  89. ('09-'13) front differential drain plug
  90. ('03-'05) Forester won't start
  91. ('03-'05) Whistle-ticking?
  92. ('09-'13) Seat material problems, warranty?
  93. ('03-'05) Automatic tranny fluid change
  94. ('98-'00) rear crossmember rusted out
  95. ('06-'08) Loss of drivability after clutch change??
  96. ('09-'13) Question about illumination of wiper and light stalk
  97. ('01-'02) Water (?) leak by F/R wheel.
  98. Badly handled Forester
  99. ('06-'08) Vibration at idle
  100. ('98-'00) 99 Forester Centre Diff Knocking - Need Opinions
  101. 2010 forester ECU reprogramming
  102. ('09-'13) GPS Error
  103. ('09-'13) 2011 moonroof leaking
  104. ('03-'05) 2005 2.5 X "sludge" in coolant!
  105. (All Years) Forester Bearing/Axle Problems
  106. ('01-'02) Air Conditioning
  107. 2011 forester
  108. ('09-'13) Forester 2.5 idle management wierd
  109. ('03-'05) Rough Idle and Misfire Cylinder 2
  110. ('98-'00) blower motor/resistor replacement
  111. ('98-'00) Buying a used 98 Foz...
  112. ('03-'05) 2003 subaru forester eats transmission oil
  113. ('06-'08) I don't know about this repair bill.
  114. ('98-'00) Hesitant acceleration while A/C is on...
  115. (All Years) HG Oil sealant
  116. (All Years) misfire, could use some help
  117. ('03-'05) What should a timeing belt job cost
  118. (All Years) Maybe I won't try this again..
  119. 2005 forester timing belt
  120. ('09-'13) 09 Forester sounds like a diesel
  121. 2005 Subaru Forester NA issue
  122. ('98-'00) Maybe HG problem
  123. ('03-'05) Part identification
  124. ('09-'13) Replace spark plugs
  125. Subaru Forester 02 Engine Hesitation
  126. ('03-'05) 04 xt rear wheel bearing replace
  127. ('98-'00) temperature problem?
  128. MPG computer
  129. ('03-'05) What did I do?!?!
  130. What the ....? 2011 X N/A auto
  131. ('06-'08) odd sound / diagnosis?
  132. ('06-'08) HG question on 2.5L N/A OBW
  133. ('03-'05) FXT engine under-cover
  134. ('09-'13) Metallic sound kicks in at 15 mpg
  135. ('09-'13) 2011 Subaru Forester cold start "video" Is this normal?
  136. ('06-'08) Engine died, coolant puddle, fault codes...help?
  137. 2010 Forester coolant change - DIY
  138. Guide for the Exhaust valve
  139. ('98-'00) Running rough and sometimes dies
  140. "V Belt"
  141. Narrowly missed $2k in repairs.
  142. ('06-'08) Oil when pulled out plug wire
  143. ('09-'13) Forester Transmissions Problem?
  144. ('03-'05) Help Fast PLZ! lol
  145. Engine surge w/ AC on
  146. ('09-'13) Noisy High Pitched Fuel Pump
  147. ('01-'02) Trans fluid change?
  148. ('09-'13) Little Squeak sound
  149. ('98-'00) ECL with no error codes
  150. Oil change questions
  151. Ticking Sound
  152. ('03-'05) 2005 2.5x mt misfire/P0420
  153. Need to do a few things to my Forester
  154. Need help removing cam seals!
  155. ('03-'05) Airbag Control Module
  156. ('01-'02) A/C Compressor replacement cost
  157. 04 rear end squeel/ scrape noise
  158. Doing your own oil changes
  159. ('98-'00) Filler neck shroud question
  160. ('98-'00) About to take on 99 Forester Engine/Trans swap
  161. (All Years) possible common oil leak on subarus
  162. ('01-'02) Wish me luck,T-Belt, Hoses,Water pump,Brakes
  163. Forester A/C Woes...
  164. ('09-'13) knocking noise in the rear when driving through parking lots.
  165. ('09-'13) 11 2.5X Meter Replaced Under Warranty - Mileage back to ZERO
  166. This can't be normal
  167. ('09-'13) 11 Forester 2.5 non-turbo
  168. ('09-'13) Clunk when driving
  169. ('98-'00) Compression on only 1 cyl.
  170. ('09-'13) 2010 Forester Ventilation Odor
  171. ('03-'05) Hot engine - no fans, help please!
  172. ('06-'08) side mirror
  173. ('03-'05) Radiator Full/Overflow Low
  174. ('03-'05) No Cabin Air Filter?
  175. ('09-'13) 2011 Forester power outlet fuse blowing
  176. ('09-'13) Noise went away?
  177. ('03-'05) help!!! am i running lean/rich, or something else...
  178. ('06-'08) Forester 2.0L XE (non-turbo)
  179. Forester 2005 LLBean
  180. ('03-'05) Forester reliability?
  181. ('09-'13) Autostart problems
  182. ('06-'08) XTE foz reset ecu?? idle low
  183. (All Years) questions re OBDII software
  184. ('03-'05) Steam Coming Engine?
  185. ('03-'05) Slight overheating
  186. ('03-'05) Going to change trans and diff fluid now
  187. Hello - new '11 2.5x here - already in need of help!
  188. ('09-'13) 30k Maint..with Dealer or outside?
  189. Subaru email: Modification to Engine Control Module software
  190. ('09-'13) flashing lights
  191. ('06-'08) Take 2 on the noise ID, please
  192. New (to me) '04 XS 4EAT
  193. ('06-'08) quick warranty question
  194. ('03-'05) A/C compressor cycling on highway.
  195. ('09-'13) Forester XT - Secodary Air Valves P2443 and P2441
  196. ('03-'05) Engine Warning Light - sf5 forester xt 2.0L
  197. ('03-'05) AC issue ( can't find in search)
  198. ('98-'00) P0170 fuel trim malfunction
  199. ('01-'02) AC Problem!
  200. ('06-'08) PSA: Check your lug nuts.
  201. ('06-'08) 08 FXT Sport minor shake on idle
  202. ('03-'05) Rear center bearing replacement
  203. Air Conditioning leak
  204. ('03-'05) Forester XT , low mpg, haking a little at low rpm, random heating
  205. ('03-'05) 04 xt Rattle in Idle??
  206. AC sometimes doesn't work and sometimes works
  207. ('03-'05) xt auto shifting
  208. ('03-'05) Forester running hot
  209. (All Years) Help! All 4 front parking lights out
  210. ('01-'02) Power steering pump or rack?
  211. ('09-'13) Brand New 2011 2.5X Premium - AC (Evaporator) Problem
  212. Smoke from engine compartment
  213. ('03-'05) Repairs Triple Play! Thanks Everyone
  214. ('98-'00) Therma Gasket/Blown Head Gasket
  215. ('03-'05) Group N Engine Mounts - Do They Suit An NA?
  216. ('01-'02) craziest/weirdest problem ever
  217. ('03-'05) how often should I change oil during road trip?
  218. ('98-'00) Stranded
  219. ('03-'05) Blinking Check Engine Light P0483 - Cooling Fan
  220. ('09-'13) Service Program WVU-31
  221. ('01-'02) Big Time HELP needed 2001 Forester L
  222. Maintnence Cost
  223. ('01-'02) Odd coolant leak
  224. ('03-'05) Rear end making clanking noise
  225. ('06-'08) P1410 code + a long trip
  226. ('06-'08) spark plugs at 30k ?
  227. Stripped brake bleeder screw
  228. ('09-'13) XT rear seat not adjusting...
  229. '99 Forester L - overheating
  230. ('03-'05) Forester XT rough idle and shift
  231. Forester XT Oil question please....
  232. ('06-'08) 105k Service, additional work suggestions, clutch, struts, etc
  233. ('09-'13) 2011 Forester mystery bolt.
  234. ('01-'02) Connecting front and center exhaust pipes
  235. ('01-'02) help. sons car acting up...
  236. ('09-'13) 2010 FOZ rattles inside interior wheel well covers
  237. ('03-'05) Knocking Noise, maybe transmission?
  238. ('01-'02) '05 A/C compressor into '01 Forester
  239. ('98-'00) AC making puffing noise? Help!
  240. ('06-'08) auto tran oil change
  241. ('01-'02) Just bought one- help
  242. ('98-'00) electrical issue from hell!! ecu??
  243. ('09-'13) 2011 Forester High Pitched Sound
  244. ('03-'05) Intermittent A/C problem
  245. ('03-'05) 05 Subaru Forester XT clunking when turning
  246. ('09-'13) Whining
  247. ('09-'13) Quickie Oil Change Problems
  248. ('03-'05) checking rear brake shoe thickness
  249. ('09-'13) 11 Forester Battery
  250. ('03-'05) small oil leak