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: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty



  1. ('03-'05) Spark Plug Tube Gaskets
  2. ('03-'05) Low frequency, Low pitch resonating sound
  3. ('03-'05) Forester starts hard.
  4. ('03-'05) Temperature (gauge) jumping up and down
  5. ('09-'13) 2010 Forester 2.5X Automatic clicking noise when accelerating
  6. ('03-'05) oily/greasy rim
  7. ('06-'08) Air pump inspection method?
  8. ('03-'05) rack and pinion seal kit
  9. ('09-'13) 2010 missing oil?
  10. ('03-'05) Forester XT throwing codes P0011 / P0021
  11. ('98-'00) 1999 Forester L w/127K - multiple leaks
  12. check engine light question
  13. Coolant / power steering
  14. '06-'08 Forester chemical smell
  15. ('06-'08) Random ticking, slight sputter, engine shake
  16. ('06-'08) 2007 forester rear droning noise at speed
  17. ('09-'13) Stench when I stop
  18. ('03-'05) Buying an 04 XT- should I pull the trigger?
  19. ('03-'05) HVAC warms my outside air too much..
  20. ('06-'08) Forester running hotter than normal
  21. ('98-'00) 1999 Forester Fan Issue
  22. ('09-'13) 2010 NA Forester clutch blown at 30k miles.
  23. ('06-'08) Headlight
  24. ('09-'13) Correct Oil Filter for 2011 XT?
  25. ('03-'05) 04 Forester Radiator Replaced
  26. need help w/check engine code
  27. ('03-'05) Automatic stalled on the highway?
  28. ('01-'02) Removing AWD related fuse to test for bad driveshaft Ujoints
  29. ('03-'05) Rattle pass side rear door area
  30. ('09-'13) 09 Forester body rust
  31. ('09-'13) Key Fob - broke (only unlock & panic works)
  32. Manual Transmission, knocking noise in engine bay?
  33. ('06-'08) Power Steering Pump Noise
  34. ('98-'00) Dealer Repair Etiquette
  35. ('09-'13) front differential drain plug
  36. ('03-'05) Forester won't start
  37. ('03-'05) Whistle-ticking?
  38. ('09-'13) Seat material problems, warranty?
  39. ('03-'05) Automatic tranny fluid change
  40. ('98-'00) rear crossmember rusted out
  41. ('06-'08) Loss of drivability after clutch change??
  42. ('09-'13) Question about illumination of wiper and light stalk
  43. ('01-'02) Water (?) leak by F/R wheel.
  44. Badly handled Forester
  45. ('06-'08) Vibration at idle
  46. ('98-'00) 99 Forester Centre Diff Knocking - Need Opinions
  47. 2010 forester ECU reprogramming
  48. ('09-'13) GPS Error
  49. ('09-'13) 2011 moonroof leaking
  50. ('03-'05) 2005 2.5 X "sludge" in coolant!
  51. (All Years) Forester Bearing/Axle Problems
  52. ('01-'02) Air Conditioning
  53. 2011 forester
  54. ('09-'13) Forester 2.5 idle management wierd
  55. ('03-'05) Rough Idle and Misfire Cylinder 2
  56. ('98-'00) blower motor/resistor replacement
  57. ('98-'00) Buying a used 98 Foz...
  58. ('03-'05) 2003 subaru forester eats transmission oil
  59. ('06-'08) I don't know about this repair bill.
  60. ('98-'00) Hesitant acceleration while A/C is on...
  61. (All Years) HG Oil sealant
  62. (All Years) misfire, could use some help
  63. ('03-'05) What should a timeing belt job cost
  64. (All Years) Maybe I won't try this again..
  65. 2005 forester timing belt
  66. ('09-'13) 09 Forester sounds like a diesel
  67. 2005 Subaru Forester NA issue
  68. ('98-'00) Maybe HG problem
  69. ('03-'05) Part identification
  70. ('09-'13) Replace spark plugs
  71. Subaru Forester 02 Engine Hesitation
  72. ('03-'05) 04 xt rear wheel bearing replace
  73. ('98-'00) temperature problem?
  74. MPG computer
  75. ('03-'05) What did I do?!?!
  76. What the ....? 2011 X N/A auto
  77. ('06-'08) odd sound / diagnosis?
  78. ('06-'08) HG question on 2.5L N/A OBW
  79. ('03-'05) FXT engine under-cover
  80. ('09-'13) Metallic sound kicks in at 15 mpg
  81. ('09-'13) 2011 Subaru Forester cold start "video" Is this normal?
  82. ('06-'08) Engine died, coolant puddle, fault codes...help?
  83. 2010 Forester coolant change - DIY
  84. Guide for the Exhaust valve
  85. ('98-'00) Running rough and sometimes dies
  86. "V Belt"
  87. Narrowly missed $2k in repairs.
  88. ('06-'08) Oil when pulled out plug wire
  89. ('09-'13) Forester Transmissions Problem?
  90. ('03-'05) Help Fast PLZ! lol
  91. Engine surge w/ AC on
  92. ('09-'13) Noisy High Pitched Fuel Pump
  93. ('01-'02) Trans fluid change?
  94. ('09-'13) Little Squeak sound
  95. ('98-'00) ECL with no error codes
  96. Oil change questions
  97. Ticking Sound
  98. ('03-'05) 2005 2.5x mt misfire/P0420
  99. Need to do a few things to my Forester
  100. Need help removing cam seals!
  101. ('03-'05) Airbag Control Module
  102. ('01-'02) A/C Compressor replacement cost
  103. 04 rear end squeel/ scrape noise
  104. Doing your own oil changes
  105. ('98-'00) Filler neck shroud question
  106. ('98-'00) About to take on 99 Forester Engine/Trans swap
  107. (All Years) possible common oil leak on subarus
  108. ('01-'02) Wish me luck,T-Belt, Hoses,Water pump,Brakes
  109. Forester A/C Woes...
  110. ('09-'13) knocking noise in the rear when driving through parking lots.
  111. ('09-'13) 11 2.5X Meter Replaced Under Warranty - Mileage back to ZERO
  112. This can't be normal
  113. ('09-'13) 11 Forester 2.5 non-turbo
  114. ('09-'13) Clunk when driving
  115. ('98-'00) Compression on only 1 cyl.
  116. ('09-'13) 2010 Forester Ventilation Odor
  117. ('03-'05) Hot engine - no fans, help please!
  118. ('06-'08) side mirror
  119. ('03-'05) Radiator Full/Overflow Low
  120. ('03-'05) No Cabin Air Filter?
  121. ('09-'13) 2011 Forester power outlet fuse blowing
  122. ('09-'13) Noise went away?
  123. ('03-'05) help!!! am i running lean/rich, or something else...
  124. ('06-'08) Forester 2.0L XE (non-turbo)
  125. Forester 2005 LLBean
  126. ('03-'05) Forester reliability?
  127. ('09-'13) Autostart problems
  128. ('06-'08) XTE foz reset ecu?? idle low
  129. (All Years) questions re OBDII software
  130. ('03-'05) Steam Coming Engine?
  131. ('03-'05) Slight overheating
  132. ('03-'05) Going to change trans and diff fluid now
  133. Hello - new '11 2.5x here - already in need of help!
  134. ('09-'13) 30k Maint..with Dealer or outside?
  135. Subaru email: Modification to Engine Control Module software
  136. ('09-'13) flashing lights
  137. ('06-'08) Take 2 on the noise ID, please
  138. New (to me) '04 XS 4EAT
  139. ('06-'08) quick warranty question
  140. ('03-'05) A/C compressor cycling on highway.
  141. ('09-'13) Forester XT - Secodary Air Valves P2443 and P2441
  142. ('03-'05) Engine Warning Light - sf5 forester xt 2.0L
  143. ('03-'05) AC issue ( can't find in search)
  144. ('98-'00) P0170 fuel trim malfunction
  145. ('01-'02) AC Problem!
  146. ('06-'08) PSA: Check your lug nuts.
  147. ('06-'08) 08 FXT Sport minor shake on idle
  148. ('03-'05) Rear center bearing replacement
  149. Air Conditioning leak
  150. ('03-'05) Forester XT , low mpg, haking a little at low rpm, random heating
  151. ('03-'05) 04 xt Rattle in Idle??
  152. AC sometimes doesn't work and sometimes works
  153. ('03-'05) xt auto shifting
  154. ('03-'05) Forester running hot
  155. (All Years) Help! All 4 front parking lights out
  156. ('01-'02) Power steering pump or rack?
  157. ('09-'13) Brand New 2011 2.5X Premium - AC (Evaporator) Problem
  158. Smoke from engine compartment
  159. ('03-'05) Repairs Triple Play! Thanks Everyone
  160. ('98-'00) Therma Gasket/Blown Head Gasket
  161. ('03-'05) Group N Engine Mounts - Do They Suit An NA?
  162. ('01-'02) craziest/weirdest problem ever
  163. ('03-'05) how often should I change oil during road trip?
  164. ('98-'00) Stranded
  165. ('03-'05) Blinking Check Engine Light P0483 - Cooling Fan
  166. ('09-'13) Service Program WVU-31
  167. ('01-'02) Big Time HELP needed 2001 Forester L
  168. Maintnence Cost
  169. ('01-'02) Odd coolant leak
  170. ('03-'05) Rear end making clanking noise
  171. ('06-'08) P1410 code + a long trip
  172. ('06-'08) spark plugs at 30k ?
  173. Stripped brake bleeder screw
  174. ('09-'13) XT rear seat not adjusting...
  175. '99 Forester L - overheating
  176. ('03-'05) Forester XT rough idle and shift
  177. Forester XT Oil question please....
  178. ('06-'08) 105k Service, additional work suggestions, clutch, struts, etc
  179. ('09-'13) 2011 Forester mystery bolt.
  180. ('01-'02) Connecting front and center exhaust pipes
  181. ('01-'02) help. sons car acting up...
  182. ('09-'13) 2010 FOZ rattles inside interior wheel well covers
  183. ('03-'05) Knocking Noise, maybe transmission?
  184. ('01-'02) '05 A/C compressor into '01 Forester
  185. ('98-'00) AC making puffing noise? Help!
  186. ('06-'08) auto tran oil change
  187. ('01-'02) Just bought one- help
  188. ('98-'00) electrical issue from hell!! ecu??
  189. ('09-'13) 2011 Forester High Pitched Sound
  190. ('03-'05) Intermittent A/C problem
  191. ('03-'05) 05 Subaru Forester XT clunking when turning
  192. ('09-'13) Whining
  193. ('09-'13) Quickie Oil Change Problems
  194. ('03-'05) checking rear brake shoe thickness
  195. ('09-'13) 11 Forester Battery
  196. ('03-'05) small oil leak
  197. ('09-'13) Forester interior rear squeaking!
  198. ('01-'02) Fuel Sender Unit Testing
  199. ('09-'13) Seafoam every month?
  200. ('01-'02) Engine tapping noise when cold
  201. Clogged Fuel System
  202. ('09-'13) Noise in GPS unit in Subaru Forester 2010
  203. ('06-'08) 2006 cabin air filter
  204. ('06-'08) HELP! Hawk pads with Centric rotors are dragging!
  205. ('03-'05) A/C Issue
  206. ('09-'13) Flashing CEL again, then off.
  207. Required Maintenance Changes from 2009 to 2010, potential for issues
  208. ('03-'05) trouble passing emission test
  209. ('09-'13) 30K Service - dealer wants to change coolant
  210. ('98-'00) Engine Overhaul Cost Advice Needed, Urgent!
  211. Dumb q of the century....
  212. '02 stalls at idle when hot
  213. ('09-'13) Maintaining warranty - shifty and rude service guy
  214. ('03-'05) Subaru Forester 2.5X
  215. ('09-'13) Rear Wiper not working
  216. ('09-'13) Post DIY Oil Change questions
  217. ('06-'08) Okay, time for another "name that noise".
  218. An odd question about first oil change from a new member
  219. ('03-'05) Cobb AP missing pin
  220. ('03-'05) How to drain the fuel tank
  221. ('03-'05) what kind of oil should I use?
  222. ('03-'05) Alarm Trouble
  223. ('01-'02) Transaxle boot torn
  224. ('01-'02) Timing belt replacement
  225. ('09-'13) AC compressor "chirp" when engaging
  226. ('98-'00) Outside Temperature Sensor
  227. ('09-'13) XT Wheel Corrosion
  228. ('98-'00) water pump/timing belt
  229. (All Years) Misfire, Check Engine Light (CEL) can it be so simple?
  230. ('03-'05) vibrations at high speed and braking, only after a while..??
  231. ('03-'05) Loss of power and engine smoking
  232. ('06-'08) Coolant Flush
  233. ('03-'05) New/Used AC Compressor? Which to Buy?
  234. ('01-'02) Catalytic Rattling
  235. ('01-'02) Check engine light on P0130. Questions inside
  236. help. seriously. i think my car is rebelling on purpose.
  237. ('03-'05) Broken AC Compressor bolt. Options?
  238. check engine
  239. ('01-'02) 2001 overheat ???
  240. ('98-'00) Strange engine noise please help
  241. ('98-'00) Front Axles
  242. ('01-'02) Dump it, fix it and dump it, or fix it and keep it?
  243. ('09-'13) Check engine light, Can not fuel.
  244. ('09-'13) Vibration inside roof liner
  245. ('98-'00) Electrical problem? Stall, Loss of intruments...
  246. ('03-'05) '04 XT preventive Turbo maintenance
  247. ('98-'00) New engine or have heads done?
  248. ('03-'05) Help Something's Leaking
  249. ('09-'13) 30000 service forester
  250. ('09-'13) Front and Rear wiper washer reversed