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: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty



  1. ('01-'02) So are my head gaskets finally leaking?
  2. ('09-'13) Center Seat Belt Roof Mount Help
  3. ('06-'08) grunt noise at near stop
  4. ('06-'08) Left Rear Wheel Area Rattle
  5. ('98-'00) Maintenance at 70k miles on 2000
  6. ('06-'08) Tire light,Brake light
  7. ('01-'02) Forester backfiring
  8. ('98-'00) 1998 Forester Occasionally Won't Start
  9. ('98-'00) Terrible month
  10. Gas smell that goes away
  11. ('98-'00) NO Signals PLZZZ HELP
  12. ('06-'08) Questions about my concerns...
  13. ('01-'02) 02 160k hesitation and running rough
  14. ('03-'05) P0301 and shaking shaking
  15. (All Years) Front end rattle on bumps, inner tie-rod?
  16. ('06-'08) 07' FORESTER KEYLESS entry unlocks but won't unlock
  17. ('09-'13) Paying for Subaru Extended Factory Warranty 3yr + 3yr (Y or N)
  18. ('01-'02) need help
  19. Dash Problem
  20. ('03-'05) REAR differential noise
  21. gas tank leak- replace or can it be fixed?
  22. ('09-'13) Scary when the service guy gets concerned [CE,TC, CC]
  23. ('09-'13) Burning valves on Forester 10' gasoline with LPG
  24. Bought 1998 Forester w/ 170K
  25. ('98-'00) Rear Defrost button locks tailgate! Huh?
  26. ('03-'05) Blown radiator hose, questions
  27. ('01-'02) Oil in spark plug hole
  28. ('03-'05) 2003 Forester XS MT: Screeching in the morning/starts after sitting..
  29. ('98-'00) 2000 Overheating problem: Confirm my suspicions
  30. ('98-'00) Forester 2000 running issues/head gasket replacement
  31. ('09-'13) Adjust radio while in motion?
  32. 2011 Subaru Forester 9000 mile SAD review!
  33. windshield noise
  34. ('98-'00) Apparently I bought the Fozzy from Hell!
  35. ('06-'08) Power steering pump dying?
  36. ('06-'08) Header wrap cause Hi engine coolant heat?
  37. ('03-'05) oil pan replacement
  38. (All Years) Newer Forester
  39. ('03-'05) Tech Tip: Subaru DTC P0011 and Excess Smoke From Tail Pipe
  40. ('01-'02) Timing Belt Question
  41. ('03-'05) engine pull questions
  42. ('98-'00) Thumping noise up front on 99 Forester L
  43. ('01-'02) Slight Throttle/ cruising Hesitation.
  44. ('01-'02) A cry out for help! Air flow sensor problems :(
  45. (All Years) 1996 Toyota Camry Problems :(
  46. ('03-'05) Need Advice: Need New Engine?!?
  47. Remove intake to change filter??
  48. ('98-'00) P0446 fault code, will not stay running
  49. ('03-'05) 2004 e brake light question
  50. ('98-'00) forester s turbo running rough
  51. ('03-'05) 120K mi Maintenance
  52. ('03-'05) inner tie rod?
  53. ('03-'05) Doing spark plug seals, what else?
  54. ('03-'05) Found an XT with bad turbo, help!?
  55. ('09-'13) P0435 Code - Dealer Replacing Pressure Control Solenoid Valve (p/n 42084FG020)
  56. ('03-'05) Is this bad? Head gasket/ valve cover leaking
  57. AHHH coolant leaking out of radiator!!! and maybe worse!
  58. General Maintenance (catching up)
  59. ('01-'02) Broken Front-End Repair
  60. ('09-'13) Just installed an AEM DryFlow engine air filter
  61. ('09-'13) Spark plugs
  62. ('09-'13) Hatch Leaking no sunroof
  63. ('03-'05) Heat Blower not working this morning ...BURRRR
  64. ('09-'13) Seat Belt
  65. ('03-'05) Front Wheel Spin
  66. ('98-'00) Mechanical Wizard give me your prediction
  67. Instructions to Replace the AC Evaporator
  68. ('03-'05) Torque Bind
  69. ('01-'02) 01 Forester Problems
  70. ('98-'00) Am I on the right track?
  71. ('01-'02) Power steering flush?
  72. ('03-'05) Gasoline Smell in Cabin During Startup
  73. ('98-'00) buzzing noise from rear 02 sensor?
  74. ('03-'05) Replace wheel bearing or buy knuckle & hub?
  75. ('01-'02) Need Advice
  76. ('01-'02) shop manual
  77. ('01-'02) Rear Trailing Arms and bushings
  78. ('03-'05) wheel sticks to center hub
  79. ('03-'05) Radiator Problems (whats new)
  80. ('03-'05) 2003 forester 2.5x No heat from heater
  81. What is this sensor?
  82. ('98-'00) My car knows I'm about to sell her
  83. ('98-'00) Fuel Tank Strap Bolts - Anybody Remember Which are Which?
  84. ('98-'00) I Smell Coolant
  85. ('06-'08) Blinking AT oil temp and solid ABS
  86. (All Years) Anyone have a Subaru Technical Subscription?
  87. ('98-'00) Cruise/fuel issues with '98 Aussie GT Forester
  88. ('01-'02) 01' Forester - HG replaced and it's almost immediately overheating again.
  89. ('09-'13) 09 XT with 36K miles, dealer says I need an oil flush?!
  90. ('98-'00) Huge clunk when downshifting hot
  91. ('03-'05) 04 FXT P0302 Cylinder 2, Low vaccum
  92. ('09-'13) Need help with replacing the Aux port and console lid 09 FXT
  93. ('03-'05) Thermometer malfunction/no function
  94. electrical issues
  95. 2012 XT; 1400 miles Trans already went up
  96. ('03-'05) Clunking Sound over bumps at low speeds. ***.
  97. ('03-'05) Oil leak in 2003 Forester.
  98. ('09-'13) '09 X cat converter heat shield, warranty?
  99. ('03-'05) Possible to Crack Radiator During Timing Belt Replacement
  100. '05 forester turbo problems
  101. ('01-'02) Axle replaced now engine leaking/overheating
  102. ('09-'13) '10 driveshaft noise
  103. Service Ripoff?
  104. 2003 Forester Gas Gage trouble
  105. ('03-'05) Driveline binding or hill holder?
  106. ('09-'13) Is this a Starter issue?
  107. ('98-'00) Overheating, please advice.
  108. ('98-'00) Forester S fuel leak under AND inside car
  109. ('98-'00) 2000 Forester - Wheel Bearing Replacement History
  110. ('03-'05) Coolant problem: circulation issue?
  111. ('06-'08) Grr.. help! Lower lock nut for accessory belt-
  112. ('98-'00) No power under load
  113. ('98-'00) Help, CEL P0156 P0156 P0063 P0136
  114. ('03-'05) Fog Lights Not Coming On
  115. ('09-'13) rookie subaru question. what does subaru call this plastic piece?
  116. ('01-'02) Drive Shaft Replacement
  117. ('03-'05) Gear oil question
  118. ('01-'02) Help Desperate! Bad Shake at 50 MPH
  119. Rotten eggs?
  120. ('98-'00) Radiator replacement?coolant smell, 2000 Forester LE
  121. ('03-'05) GPL (LPG) switch doesn't work
  122. ('03-'05) Is something wrong?
  123. ('09-'13) Seals and moisture
  124. ('98-'00) Alright guys.. i'm stumped... P1325 code
  125. ('98-'00) '00 Forester Wont Start, No Dash Lights, Battery Good
  126. ('06-'08) clciking sound on startup
  127. ('01-'02) Immobiliser issues
  128. So i put my xt on the lift today...
  129. ('03-'05) We have your test results sir - you may want to sit down
  130. ('06-'08) '06 XT Upper Radiator Hose leaking again...
  131. ('03-'05) Handbrake light and lone screw
  132. ('03-'05) 4EAT shifter noise when stopping/accelerating
  133. (All Years) How to test radiator fan relay & motor functionality?
  134. "the Forester Money Pit"...is it worth it??
  135. ('06-'08) Code reader problem. Help
  136. ('09-'13) 2012 Screen/Radio doesn't turn off/delayed
  137. ('09-'13) Have a rumbling noise coming from under the front end - and can feel it while driving
  138. ('98-'00) Cat issue - is the mechanic right?
  139. ('06-'08) Slow power window
  140. repair vs sell
  141. ('98-'00) Wipers Slapping (top and bottom) please help
  142. ('01-'02) Torque bearing noise?
  143. ('01-'02) 2002 Subaru forester Radio Problem
  144. ('98-'00) 98 Foz really random lock/unlock while driving or parked.
  145. ('09-'13) Must use cerified Suby tech or void warranty? true?
  146. ('03-'05) P0691 Code
  147. 2001 Catalytic Converter pROBLEMS
  148. ('01-'02) ABS light on/off
  149. ('06-'08) Check condition of manual transmission mounts
  150. ('01-'02) Very Rough Running, Backfiring, Shuddering, Loss Of Power... WTH?
  151. Idle Air Control Valve
  152. ('06-'08) Vibration at sharp turns HELP!
  153. Gas - Hard to Fill
  154. temperture guage
  155. ('03-'05) Loss of heater controls
  156. 2010 Forester with oil/exhaust smell coming from engine
  157. '00 Forester: battery's good, but won't turn over
  158. ('98-'00) Burning oil smell, but oil level is fine-please Help
  159. ('09-'13) 2011 Forester Coolant system air bleed procedure
  160. 2011 Forester Repair / Service manual
  161. ('03-'05) shattered camshaft pulley ...Advice please
  162. ('98-'00) Sputtering & Backfiring from intake box.
  163. (All Years) brown dirt around air conditioning compressor?
  164. ('03-'05) 04FXT anyone else have this climate control issue?
  165. ('09-'13) replaced battery and now
  166. ('09-'13) Rusted muffler clamps in brand new 2012 Forester
  167. A/C Oil
  168. ('98-'00) 99' Forester - 95% Complete Manual Swap - Vehicle Speed Sensor - 2 or 3 wire?
  169. ('01-'02) Oil Pan cover... will this work?
  170. ('09-'13) Diesel Engine Oil
  171. ('09-'13) 2010: Steering pump noise, sinking brake pedal
  172. ('06-'08) Fuel filter replacement
  173. ('09-'13) Slide whistle tone while accelerating
  174. ('01-'02) Car Alarm/Key Fob
  175. ('09-'13) Three Strikes Your OUT!
  176. ('03-'05) Cranks but won't start
  177. ('03-'05) Radiator Top Tank leaking
  178. ('09-'13) '10 Forester replace ATF & gear oil
  179. ('09-'13) Check Engine and Others
  180. ('03-'05) Sell the car or replace engine?
  181. ('06-'08) Mass Air Flow Need
  182. ('98-'00) Flashing "check engine"light
  183. ('03-'05) Perhaps a sensor?
  184. ('98-'00) 1999 Subaru Forester L, where is the neutral safety switch?
  185. p/s pulley movement
  186. help: dead fozy
  187. Help for a ScoobNoob?
  188. ('03-'05) Torx bit size for front diff?
  189. ('03-'05) Limited slip additive for lsd or not?
  190. ('98-'00) Desperately Need Help With Vent Valve!
  191. ('01-'02) ac belt problem
  192. ('98-'00) issue w/ outside temp indicator in '09 and BIU
  193. ('03-'05) Should i add a tranny additive?
  194. ('01-'02) will turn over but wont start and run!!
  195. ('98-'00) Random engine noise
  196. ('03-'05) ABS sensor install rear 2004 XT
  197. ('09-'13) 2011 Transmission Issue - Spins and Lurches
  198. ('01-'02) overcharge for parts
  199. ('09-'13) 2011 forester 5MT notches and finally grinds
  200. ('09-'13) '10 Transmission Pan Sealant?
  201. ('03-'05) Burnt oil smell after new valve cover gaskets.
  202. ('09-'13) getting the Forester on 4 jack stands
  203. ('98-'00) Wheel bearing?
  204. ('03-'05) Torque Bind
  205. 98 forester wont start
  206. ('06-'08) Fair price for timing belt service??
  207. ('06-'08) fuel filler neck questions...
  208. ('06-'08) Forester 2.5 X 87500km Service (South Africa)
  209. (All Years) How to avoid sticking air valves....?
  210. ('03-'05) 04 FXT Burning smell at idle after highway driving
  211. ('03-'05) P0301 after oil change?
  212. ('98-'00) At Oil Temp flashes/tac goes crazy/temp gauge flies past the H/dies
  213. ('09-'13) 2010 Forester - Back Hatch ??
  214. ('06-'08) Alternator noise replacement help
  215. ('09-'13) 2011 Fozzie (non-Turbo) delayed acceleration / rough shifting
  216. 2000 Forester L Door Ajar Light
  217. ('09-'13) Squeeking belt sound
  218. ('03-'05) Engine running hot?
  219. (All Years) Flywheel stopper tool?
  220. ('03-'05) White smoke from 04FXT
  221. ('98-'00) no spark on cylinder 2
  222. ('06-'08) Lead replacement
  223. ('98-'00) IAC system issues
  224. ('03-'05) The ol' noise when turning issue - input appreciated
  225. ('03-'05) 04 Forester 2.5XT120K service
  226. ('01-'02) Oil leak; which oil to use?
  227. ('03-'05) passenger seat heater not working
  228. '12 XT Turbo, oil change schedule from beginning...
  229. (All Years) EGR valve
  230. (All Years) WVU-31 recall...?
  231. (All Years) Turbo oil supply clogged filters
  232. Auto door lock problems!
  233. (All Years) Prevention of 06XT Secondary Air Valve disaster
  234. ('03-'05) Changing AT fluid, what else should i do
  235. What to do?
  236. ('98-'00) spark plugs
  237. (All Years) Coolant Capacity question (not certain of factory manual's language)
  238. (All Years) Subaru AWD CANNOT give enough power to one wheel with traction to move the vehicle up
  239. ('01-'02) Throttle Body Sensor P0111, P0113, P0106
  240. (All Years) AT Oil Temp light and Check Engine light come on
  241. ('03-'05) P1718 and no start
  242. ('09-'13) Windshield & Back Window woes on my '11 Foz...
  243. ('98-'00) 1999 forester front axle problems
  244. ('03-'05) Rear hum diagnosis?
  245. ('03-'05) Brrrrrrrrr.... my Forester is making noises!
  246. (All Years) I Have a New Knock! Hurray and Help!
  247. Timing belt service revealed more problems
  248. ('09-'13) Clarify please
  249. 2011 Check Engine Light problem?
  250. ('98-'00) '98 Forester AT Fluid clarification