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: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty



  1. ('98-'00) Forester S/TB issues
  2. ('09-'13) Driver's side windshield wiper missing a spot.
  3. ('09-'13) ecu reflash for non turbo models
  4. ('03-'05) maintenance question
  5. ('03-'05) bad turbo/maybe head gasket?
  6. ('03-'05) Humming noise coming from the rear.
  7. Head Gaskets for 2001??
  8. rear washer problem
  9. 2.5 dohc head gasket
  10. ('98-'00) Differential Oil Question
  11. ('98-'00) Spark Plug Wires Recommendations
  12. ('03-'05) Squeeking / Squealing Noise - Video incl
  13. ('09-'13) Service Plan... Did I pay too much?
  14. ('98-'00) Best Oil for 99 with 165k Miles
  15. ('01-'02) Any tried Warren Oil Dex/Merc in their auto trans???
  16. bad timing belt tensioner at 55,000 miles
  17. ('01-'02) Intermittent overheating at low speeds
  18. ('09-'13) Forester Limited wind noise
  19. ('98-'00) Forester runs rough
  20. ('09-'13) 2011 USA vs Canada oil change interval difference
  21. ('09-'13) 2011 Limited X Forester PZEY- Car shakes when cold
  22. ('03-'05) new head gasket and now a fan is blowing fuses, car overheating? REALITY CHECK
  23. ('09-'13) 2011 Forester Highway Noise/Vibration
  24. (All Years) "Torque Box" (throttle body air filter box) Replacement Filter
  25. ('01-'02) Noise from the AC Drier
  26. ('06-'08) Quick Maintenance Advice
  27. ('03-'05) New belts, still squeeling. Whats the deal?
  28. ('98-'00) Purge Solenoid Valve
  29. ('98-'00) bucking under light throttle
  30. ('98-'00) Replacing Valve Cover Gaskets Help Please
  31. ('98-'00) coil boots drenched in engine oil!
  32. ('98-'00) Trying to Find Maintenance Info
  33. ('09-'13) brakes stuck in reverse?
  34. ('03-'05) Access To Front 02 Sensor?
  35. Ticking noise rear o/side corner
  36. ('98-'00) Noisy speedo or wind noise??
  37. ('01-'02) My AT dipstick says Dexron II?
  38. Sunroof
  39. ('06-'08) Check engine light
  40. ('09-'13) The case of the missing oil pan washer
  41. 37,500 maintenance
  42. ('09-'13) Possible to have head gaskets failing already?
  43. ('98-'00) Head gaskets going?
  44. ('09-'13) Subaru Forester ATF Drain and Fill Guide
  45. ('01-'02) 2001 Forester Oil Pressure light came on
  46. ('09-'13) New plug wires, lower resistance
  47. ('98-'00) Shaking and poor gas consumption 99 Subie?
  48. ('98-'00) CEL came on last night
  49. ('98-'00) Diagnostic Trouble Code 35 (CPC System)
  50. ('03-'05) p0420
  51. ('09-'13) humming from cargo area
  52. ('01-'02) Backfire, rough run, stall especially under load
  53. ('01-'02) odd lights on my dash... BRAKE and Battery...
  54. ('01-'02) Fuel odor
  55. ('09-'13) Got a P0453 code after a CEL...
  56. 2003 manual trans. lurching in low gears, wants too much gas
  57. ('03-'05) Pics - fluids before and after 90k service
  58. Many Codes Revealed in Diagnostic Scan
  59. ('03-'05) '04 Forester AC Issue
  60. ('98-'00) 99 forester alternator trouble
  61. ('03-'05) Timing belt question on a 127k bought used forester?
  62. ('98-'00) Another CEL Question
  63. ('03-'05) Preparing for battle ...any advice?
  64. ('03-'05) Check Engine Light
  65. ('03-'05) Outside air temp sensor?
  66. ('01-'02) any chance of getting HG co-pay?
  67. ('09-'13) Oil filter for the N/A 2011
  68. ('01-'02) OEM vs. Denso Oil Filter
  69. ('98-'00) 2000 Forester No Spark, P0340 code
  70. ('09-'13) Air Condition
  71. ('03-'05) Broken Door Cable
  72. XT 2010 Fails after Standstill
  73. ('09-'13) Intermittent Hard-Starting
  74. ('98-'00) Subaru forester won't start
  75. ('09-'13) 2011 Rattling-Chain owners: tell us your repair experience
  76. ('98-'00) Need test procedure for Variable Speed Sensor #2 (MT)
  77. ('03-'05) Warranty question: opinions please
  78. ('03-'05) Help Need Serious Help
  79. ('03-'05) 2.5 FX cranks longer to start on warm days
  80. ('03-'05) Air Condition O-ring replacement
  81. Help pls
  82. ('06-'08) HELP! Forester shakes at low speeds
  83. 7month old N/A forester Tinning/pinning noise
  84. ('98-'00) Transmission whine?
  85. ('98-'00) After repair, must ce light be reset?
  86. ('09-'13) New owner with a fast idle issue?
  87. ('03-'05) Pela extractor and AT fluid?
  88. ('03-'05) Rough idle and a sudden 25% decrease in MPG
  89. ('98-'00) Clutch with low-pitched Screech
  90. ('03-'05) EVAP Canister problems
  91. xmsn trouble
  92. ('01-'02) Clutch goes almost to floor on hot days
  93. ('03-'05) another p-0011 question/turned off by itself?
  94. ('03-'05) Does it sound like my engine mounts are gone?
  95. ('06-'08) Problem Starting Forester Help!
  96. ('06-'08) is this suppose to look like this?
  97. ('01-'02) Forester Brake Fluid/Power Steering Flush Conflicting Info
  98. ('03-'05) '05 XS With 150,000 Miles - Squeaking & Squealing
  99. ('98-'00) Engine Hiccup / Jerking when A/C is on?!?
  100. ('09-'13) Windshield Wiper Problems
  101. AT oil temp light in brand new 2011
  102. ('98-'00) Heads are off, recommendations?
  103. ('06-'08) Warranty question
  104. ('03-'05) Car started grinding/smoking and killed
  105. ('98-'00) random ball bearings found under timing belt cover?
  106. ('09-'13) Subaru Forester XT Ltd. - dragging acceleration
  107. ('09-'13) Mobil-1 0-W-30 in FB?
  108. (All Years) Let's Play "Name that Sound"!
  109. ('09-'13) Boost gauge for 2011 is new part number
  110. ('03-'05) Some help with a DIY head gasket/timing belt change
  111. ('98-'00) Help Please and Thank You, Torque Converter Bolts
  112. ('03-'05) Please help! My Forester is Missing underload
  113. Do I really need a new engine because of a seized pully and blown timing belt?
  114. ('09-'13) 2009 Forester
  115. ('98-'00) ABS light and Grinding?
  116. ('98-'00) Knuckling sound (left side) when cold and turning.
  117. ('09-'13) Synthetic oil "not recommended" in a 2010 Fozzie???
  118. Steering Chatter
  119. ('03-'05) 03' Idles up and down when heaters on/lights flicker
  120. ('03-'05) Oil pressure light lit up. Advise?
  121. ('98-'00) What is this piece?
  122. ('98-'00) Constant engine knock, how can I find the cause?
  123. ('06-'08) Subaru Service Program WVU-31, 2006 model only
  124. ('03-'05) '04 XT odd steering issues
  125. ('06-'08) engine temp
  126. ('09-'13) 2011 Oil Capicity
  127. ('09-'13) Gas Overflow
  128. (All Years) New Oil Drain Plug from Subaru, too tight???
  129. ('03-'05) Found a cut wire while replacing Cabin Filter... HELP (Maybe)
  130. ('06-'08) Warranty Question
  131. ('01-'02) shift lock won't always pop out in park
  132. Does this sound like a scam?
  133. ('03-'05) oil consumption
  134. Help!! Car won't start!
  135. ('09-'13) Fuel Filter Replacement Official Answers Thread!
  136. ('01-'02) pesky antifreeze smell
  137. ('98-'00) Burning smell?
  138. ('98-'00) '98 Forester has CE and AT lights on; rough idle; garage stumped
  139. ('98-'00) Overheating & No Heat...Help!!
  140. ('09-'13) Can they force an oil brand? 2011 Fxt
  141. ('09-'13) 1-Day old 2011 has a light on already -- REALLY?
  142. First Maintenance since purchase- MPG/Performance after New Plugs/Wires/Air Filter?
  143. Where to buy maintenence parts?
  144. ('09-'13) Will dealer repair if...
  145. stealership
  146. ('06-'08) Fuel Filter Question... 2007 2.5X
  147. ('98-'00) 200k+ mile service
  148. ('03-'05) Forester 2003 Front Left Wheel Bearings Without removing steering knuckle?
  149. ('09-'13) 2010 Subaru XT forester rear noise
  150. ('09-'13) 2011 forester 2.5X AT whining noise
  151. ('98-'00) Fuel Pump Questions
  152. ('06-'08) I think something is wrong??????
  153. Just picked up a used 07 Forester... what next?
  154. ('09-'13) Main dealer servicing
  155. ('01-'02) No backup lights and no cruise
  156. Fozzy 2010- water on the exhaust issue- Pls HELP
  157. ('01-'02) Evap System Leak
  158. Forester at the dealer
  159. ('03-'05) Head gasket failure after 29k?
  160. ('03-'05) Only the driver's side window controls work
  161. (All Years) Catalytic Converter Citric Acid Bath P0420
  162. ('06-'08) noise when driving
  163. ('03-'05) strange metallic noise while driving
  164. ('03-'05) Changed out Radiator, now rough start and overheating
  165. sunroof closing problem
  166. ('98-'00) Full Engine Rebuild
  167. ('09-'13) 09 FXT ATF Options?
  168. ('09-'13) 2011 Air Conditioning doesn't work!
  169. ('06-'08) Long Crank Before 2006 Forester Kicks Over HELP!
  170. ('03-'05) 03X Check Engine--FIXED!
  171. ('01-'02) Need Oil Change Recommendation
  172. 2001 Forester Acceleration
  173. ('03-'05) opinion after new t-belt
  174. ('98-'00) Headgasket Repair Recommendation?
  175. hot rims
  176. Can i have some of your opinions?.. did i get screwed? bought 2001 L forester
  177. 2011 Forester jerky steering
  178. ('98-'00) Violent steering wheel jerk / twitch
  179. ('03-'05) Forester races in neutral
  180. ('09-'13) Steering column angle - left to right
  181. ('09-'13) 2011 chain rattle noise (video)
  182. Maintenance Schedule 2004 Forester
  183. ('06-'08) Creak/Click Noises in a Couple Situations
  184. ('03-'05) Turbo Problem with my 2005 Forester 2.5XT?
  185. ('98-'00) Help locating tranny leak.
  186. '04 Subaru Forester - Overheating
  187. ('03-'05) 08 FXT TDO4 on 04 FXT
  188. ('03-'05) Bleeder valve location on 04' XT?
  189. ('01-'02) staling and not starting
  190. ('01-'02) Replacing power steering pump
  191. ('98-'00) Check engine light!! Pulsing RPM, chugging, uneven acceleration...
  192. ('03-'05) How much air should come through the vent?
  193. ('01-'02) O2 sensor dillema....
  194. ('09-'13) extended warranty
  195. ('03-'05) Dull tapping/knocking
  196. ('09-'13) 2009 Forester PCV Valve and Transmission fluid
  197. ('03-'05) Vibration During Acceleration
  198. ('98-'00) brake clumping broken tone ring
  199. P0011
  200. ('03-'05) Can't communicate with SRS module
  201. ('98-'00) Engine issue
  202. ('03-'05) Throttle Postion Sensor buzzing
  203. ('03-'05) HElP! RPM's surge and acceleration stalling!
  204. ('01-'02) Low Idle, Torque Converter, Cruise Control
  205. ('06-'08) Aiming Headlights, 08 Forester Sport
  206. ('03-'05) Replacing the Battery
  207. ('09-'13) 2011 Forester Moonroof Wind Noise
  208. ('09-'13) Crazy question about exhaust noise
  209. ('03-'05) I give, what's the trick for Motor Mount alignment?
  210. ('98-'00) Feel dumb.... Cant get thermostat cover to stop leaking.....
  211. ('98-'00) Door handle / locks this time!
  212. ('98-'00) Replacing a CV Axle?
  213. ('01-'02) Rough and Surging Engine
  214. Help me feel better about my foz
  215. This ever happen to anyone?
  216. ('09-'13) MY 2010 tailgate problem
  217. ('03-'05) AT Oil Temp light blinking, car lurches
  218. ('01-'02) Forester S oddness
  219. ('03-'05) Timing Belt Kit - need advise
  220. ('98-'00) Timing Belt Cover Gasket
  221. ('03-'05) Test connector not working!!!!
  222. ('09-'13) Why isn't bad clutch covered??
  223. ('03-'05) Forest xt turbo
  224. ('03-'05) Electronic Throttle not responding
  225. ('98-'00) Cylinder Misfire - HELP!
  226. ('01-'02) sloppy shifter
  227. '04 XT: Turbo Shaft gone Bad...!?!?
  228. ('03-'05) Advice for Destroyed Engine
  229. ('03-'05) Electrical problem or something??
  230. ('98-'00) oil changes
  231. ('03-'05) Head gasket install - block prep tips?
  232. ('09-'13) The World's Rattliest Car...
  233. ('09-'13) Check engine light + VDC light on
  234. 2004 Forester Turbo XT blown turbo :(
  235. ('98-'00) A/C Compressor Clutch Bearing
  236. ('09-'13) Rattle in dash
  237. ('09-'13) alternatives to 2011 oil filter?
  238. ('98-'00) Wierd OBD II issue
  239. (All Years) What happened to Mobil Clean 5000?
  240. ('01-'02) ATF fluid in Front Differential, what now?
  241. ('09-'13) Passenger door won't open...
  242. help - bad miss, no timing advance
  243. ('09-'13) Turbo Service Bulletin
  244. ('06-'08) Add Water to your Battery
  245. ('01-'02) Riddle me this, Riddle me that.....
  246. ('09-'13) 2011 Forester stock radio
  247. ('09-'13) Rumbling Noise at 3000RPM on '11 Forester
  248. ('98-'00) Timing belt and front seals.
  249. ('01-'02) Replacing engine compartment fuel supply tubing
  250. ('06-'08) Secondary Air Injection/Cat Converter Issues: Federal Emission Control Warranty Link