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: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty



  1. ('09-'13) 2011 Forester High Pitched Sound
  2. ('03-'05) Intermittent A/C problem
  3. ('03-'05) 05 Subaru Forester XT clunking when turning
  4. ('09-'13) Whining
  5. ('09-'13) Quickie Oil Change Problems
  6. ('03-'05) checking rear brake shoe thickness
  7. ('09-'13) 11 Forester Battery
  8. ('03-'05) small oil leak
  9. ('09-'13) Forester interior rear squeaking!
  10. ('01-'02) Fuel Sender Unit Testing
  11. ('09-'13) Seafoam every month?
  12. ('01-'02) Engine tapping noise when cold
  13. Clogged Fuel System
  14. ('09-'13) Noise in GPS unit in Subaru Forester 2010
  15. ('06-'08) 2006 cabin air filter
  16. ('06-'08) HELP! Hawk pads with Centric rotors are dragging!
  17. ('03-'05) A/C Issue
  18. ('09-'13) Flashing CEL again, then off.
  19. Required Maintenance Changes from 2009 to 2010, potential for issues
  20. ('03-'05) trouble passing emission test
  21. ('09-'13) 30K Service - dealer wants to change coolant
  22. ('98-'00) Engine Overhaul Cost Advice Needed, Urgent!
  23. Dumb q of the century....
  24. '02 stalls at idle when hot
  25. ('09-'13) Maintaining warranty - shifty and rude service guy
  26. ('03-'05) Subaru Forester 2.5X
  27. ('09-'13) Rear Wiper not working
  28. ('09-'13) Post DIY Oil Change questions
  29. ('06-'08) Okay, time for another "name that noise".
  30. An odd question about first oil change from a new member
  31. ('03-'05) Cobb AP missing pin
  32. ('03-'05) How to drain the fuel tank
  33. ('03-'05) what kind of oil should I use?
  34. ('03-'05) Alarm Trouble
  35. ('01-'02) Transaxle boot torn
  36. ('01-'02) Timing belt replacement
  37. ('09-'13) AC compressor "chirp" when engaging
  38. ('98-'00) Outside Temperature Sensor
  39. ('09-'13) XT Wheel Corrosion
  40. ('98-'00) water pump/timing belt
  41. (All Years) Misfire, Check Engine Light (CEL) can it be so simple?
  42. ('03-'05) vibrations at high speed and braking, only after a while..??
  43. ('03-'05) Loss of power and engine smoking
  44. ('06-'08) Coolant Flush
  45. ('03-'05) New/Used AC Compressor? Which to Buy?
  46. ('01-'02) Catalytic Rattling
  47. ('01-'02) Check engine light on P0130. Questions inside
  48. help. seriously. i think my car is rebelling on purpose.
  49. ('03-'05) Broken AC Compressor bolt. Options?
  50. check engine
  51. ('01-'02) 2001 overheat ???
  52. ('98-'00) Strange engine noise please help
  53. ('98-'00) Front Axles
  54. ('01-'02) Dump it, fix it and dump it, or fix it and keep it?
  55. ('09-'13) Check engine light, Can not fuel.
  56. ('09-'13) Vibration inside roof liner
  57. ('98-'00) Electrical problem? Stall, Loss of intruments...
  58. ('03-'05) '04 XT preventive Turbo maintenance
  59. ('98-'00) New engine or have heads done?
  60. ('03-'05) Help Something's Leaking
  61. ('09-'13) 30000 service forester
  62. ('09-'13) Front and Rear wiper washer reversed
  63. Disappointed by Subaru Service
  64. ('09-'13) Leading edge moldng of small rear windows, cracks...known issue?
  65. ('98-'00) 1999 subaru forester oil pressure light
  66. ('03-'05) Help! Engine light just came on
  67. ('98-'00) Check Engine Light and the Knock Sensor
  68. ('03-'05) Help! Looking for advice with trouble codes: P1718, P1086, P0600 and P0700
  69. The goods and the bads of my Forester.
  70. Help! Timing belt
  71. ('03-'05) Groan/Grind under moderate acceleration
  72. (All Years) 3M DIY fuel system tune up kit
  73. ('98-'00) Forester rear wheels or tranny locked up
  74. Alarm Help
  75. New to Subbie's
  76. Air Conditioning
  77. ('09-'13) New forester 2011 mirror removal
  78. ('03-'05) BLACK tranny fluid and major slips and burps.
  79. ('06-'08) help me diagnose a/c problem
  80. ('03-'05) 4 codes!
  81. ('06-'08) Overstated DTC codes?
  82. ('09-'13) Unable to disable traction control
  83. ('09-'13) 2011 Touchy throttle/erratic accelaration
  84. ('09-'13) Forester 11 model year non-turbo
  85. ('09-'13) Rattles and vibrations on 2010 Foresters
  86. ('01-'02) Forester A/C compressor dead?
  87. Engine Control Module Reprogramming
  88. ('09-'13) test drive XT - check engine light
  89. ('03-'05) Noisy engine
  90. ('01-'02) Help with squeaky belt issue
  91. aux jack not working 2008 Legacy
  92. ('98-'00) Compression test possible w/ DOHC engine?
  93. ('98-'00) Cabin Air Filter Cover Kit
  94. noisy PCV valve
  95. ('09-'13) AC Smell
  96. (All Years) HELP! immobiliser problem :s!!!!!!
  97. ('03-'05) One of the two wires to the A/C blower is singed
  98. 2003 Subaru Forestor - Cylinder 1 Misfires/Head Gasket Leaks and other issues
  99. ('01-'02) Transmission or differential or something else?
  100. ('01-'02) Forester S Premium - a few questions
  101. So many threads, still confused- SYNTHETIC VERSUS CONVENTIONAL OIL
  102. ('06-'08) Getting noise in fourth and fifth gear under acceleration
  103. (All Years) Details around opening a case with SOA
  104. ('03-'05) Unknown Problem
  105. ('98-'00) Slow and Inacurate fuel gauge???
  106. ('03-'05) possible over boost issue
  107. Door won't open on my 2010
  108. ('09-'13) suspension
  109. ('03-'05) Does spark Plug change require resetting computer
  110. ('03-'05) Increasing cabin noise
  111. ('09-'13) Is there a fuel tank drain plug on the 2011 Forester?
  112. ('98-'00) 98 O2 sensor
  113. ('09-'13) 09 Forester 30k Fluid Change weights and amounts?
  114. ('01-'02) Vent control not working
  115. ('06-'08) spark plugs, wires, coil upgrades?
  116. ('09-'13) Jumpstarting issue (was: Stupid Stupid Stupid... please help!)
  117. ('03-'05) cost of timing belt and tensioner
  118. ('06-'08) Car Noise????? Little Truck
  119. ('03-'05) Approximate cost for valve guide & seal replacement?
  120. ('06-'08) 2.5L Turbo problems?
  121. ('01-'02) HELP! Balljoint pinch bolt sheared off
  122. ('01-'02) ignition coil question
  123. ('01-'02) Loss of power?
  124. ('06-'08) Chassis shacking when braking WHY????
  125. ('06-'08) ABS problems.... Does not go up hill???? Needs a few revs to start it going :-(
  126. Accidently put diesel fuel in my tank.
  127. ('09-'13) Noisy Start Up
  128. ('06-'08) CEL P2433: Secondary Air Injection System Pressure Sensor
  129. ('09-'13) a/c belt replacement
  130. ('09-'13) Need some advice on 48k maintenance
  131. ('03-'05) Hmm.. Interesting..
  132. ('98-'00) rack and pinion? how long will it last?
  133. ('03-'05) Spark plugs
  134. ('03-'05) Control Arm Bushings?
  135. 2003 Forester - Shifter hard to move
  136. (All Years) What do you all use for a code scanner??
  137. ('98-'00) Rack and pinion easy self fix?
  138. I need a new clutch pronto parts help!!
  139. ('09-'13) What does this connect to?? loose connector.
  140. ('98-'00) Battery/Emergency Light Warning Light
  141. ('03-'05) Dual Engine Air Filters?
  142. ('09-'13) vacuum leak?
  143. ('09-'13) Subaru Forester 2011 Owners - please read
  144. ('09-'13) Internal coolant leak?
  145. ('09-'13) Purposely overfilling oil?
  146. ('98-'00) Have check engine light code P0443
  147. ('98-'00) rattle & squeak on startup and switch off
  148. ('03-'05) 4 wheel alignment, balance, etc.
  149. ('09-'13) A/C Rattle (sounds like metal!)
  150. ('06-'08) CEL, speedo, Cruise
  151. torque setting - HELP :)
  152. ('06-'08) serpentine belt replacement question--
  153. HELP! JUST bought it and it SHAKES when stopped!!????!!?
  154. ('98-'00) Drivers side window problem (exploded views needed)
  155. Rear sway bar mounting locations rusted and pulled out
  156. ('01-'02) Just replaced front oxygen sensor (A/F), CEL codes persist.
  157. hazards flashing, but not really!
  158. ('03-'05) Starts up, then dies.
  159. ('01-'02) P0442 Code
  160. ('06-'08) Per dealer: 2 Pistons damaged head ...???
  161. ('03-'05) Misfire on #1-p301 & #4p304-2005 XT
  162. ('98-'00) Crank Pulley replacement question
  163. ('03-'05) Timing Belt
  164. ('09-'13) Start up noise
  165. ('06-'08) Electrical Problems
  166. ('03-'05) Burning 1qt every 600 miles, interesting symptom. Seeking advice
  167. ('09-'13) MY10 2.5X - Burning Rubber Smell
  168. (All Years) Can you replace the clutch on an AC compressor while bolted to the motor ?
  169. ('03-'05) 2005 FXT overheating when AC is on (and ONLY when the AC is on)
  170. ('06-'08) AC Compressor making noise - fix or replace ?
  171. ('09-'13) maf cleaner
  172. (All Years) Problem in hot weather, but not in cold weather
  173. ('09-'13) Wierd pungent burning odor
  174. ('01-'02) Just bought Forester, started knocking
  175. Help! oil overfill!
  176. ('03-'05) Blower motor melts wires off
  177. 2006 Forester Front End Noise
  178. ('01-'02) so my car is acting kinda funky
  179. (All Years) front end clunk on cornering
  180. ('98-'00) Thunk in rear (Shops don't know the problem)
  181. I'm an idiot...A/C Recharge Fail
  182. (All Years) cruise control vacuum port location
  183. 99 Forester Washer Pumps/Fuse Box Map
  184. ('98-'00) How much oil in a 4 qt Crankcase?
  185. ('09-'13) Question about Oil Change
  186. ('98-'00) Rust will be the end of me...axle will not come out
  187. (All Years) Help: Dino oil after 60k of synthetic
  188. ('98-'00) HELP!!! a/c compressor removal
  189. Timing of Timing Belt Replacement
  190. ('09-'13) Clutch problems in my new Forester!
  191. 2004 2.5X with AC working part-time
  192. ('06-'08) 2006 Subaru Forester with Engine Problems
  193. ('09-'13) 2010 Forester Moonroof clog
  194. ('09-'13) need to remove inner fender liner
  195. ('03-'05) Timing Belt Without All The Rest?
  196. ('01-'02) Window adjustment - 2002 Forester
  197. issues with our new 2011 forester premium stick shift
  198. ('98-'00) Help coolant leak!
  199. ('06-'08) Window Binding Problem
  200. ('06-'08) 2006 Forester , Heater doesn't blow like it used to!!
  201. ('09-'13) WVU-31 reflash for '09 FX 5MT???
  202. Timing belt
  203. ('03-'05) sheesh coolent leaking its been a bad week
  204. ('98-'00) AC wont work
  205. ('98-'00) Throttle relay sensor location, replacement?
  206. ('09-'13) oil change intervals for 2011 Forester
  207. HELP! Alarm going off by itself!
  208. ('03-'05) Will This Tool Work?
  209. ('98-'00) Car starts, then dies after HG/TB
  210. Knock/Ping/Tick 2010 2.5X
  211. ('01-'02) AT noise
  212. ('03-'05) '05 forester refuses to relearn idle after battery replacement
  213. time for an oil change....
  214. (All Years) G-Oil (merged thread)
  215. ('09-'13) Replacing Filters
  216. ('03-'05) Overheating 8 months after head gasket replacement
  217. ('09-'13) holy crap
  218. ('03-'05) oil leak...
  219. Brand new with an oil leak...
  220. 1998, Forester Auto, Front VSS
  221. ('03-'05) O2 Sensor Question
  222. ('01-'02) No spark!
  223. ('06-'08) Hesitation from a stop
  224. ('01-'02) 2001 Forester - injector problem
  225. ('03-'05) TGV failure '05 xt
  226. ('06-'08) Is this normal?!
  227. ('03-'05) Clutch failure or...?
  228. ('03-'05) XT having possible tranny issues at low speeds
  229. Keyless Entry Control Unit Blowing Fuses
  230. ('03-'05) Oil dipstick reading empty! What's going on?
  231. ('98-'00) Fuel smell and increased fuel consumption
  232. ('98-'00) 2000 GT Forester Auto Transmission Issue After Engine Refit
  233. ('03-'05) Intermittent Squeak
  234. ('01-'02) A/C issue, LOUD funny noises!!
  235. ('06-'08) A/C compressor clutch
  236. ('98-'00) Excessive oil
  237. ('09-'13) Gumout Regane
  238. Flickering Oil Pressure light
  239. ('98-'00) increasing idle
  240. ('03-'05) maintenance interval costs too much!!
  241. Just keeps getting better...NOT
  242. ('06-'08) Help with code P0026 please
  243. ('09-'13) Dust in automatic transmission!!??
  244. ('03-'05) Wind Noise at DOOR
  245. ('06-'08) Creaking sounds and rattling?
  246. Random missfire/ rough idle
  247. ('09-'13) AVIC U310BT versus iPhone (3GS)
  248. ('06-'08) Buzzing noise under the hood
  249. ('01-'02) '01 forester. Fans dont work.
  250. ('06-'08) Fuel pump stays on........