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: Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty



  1. ('01-'02) Axle replaced now engine leaking/overheating
  2. ('09-'13) '10 driveshaft noise
  3. Service Ripoff?
  4. 2003 Forester Gas Gage trouble
  5. ('03-'05) Driveline binding or hill holder?
  6. ('09-'13) Is this a Starter issue?
  7. ('98-'00) Overheating, please advice.
  8. ('98-'00) Forester S fuel leak under AND inside car
  9. ('98-'00) 2000 Forester - Wheel Bearing Replacement History
  10. ('03-'05) Coolant problem: circulation issue?
  11. ('06-'08) Grr.. help! Lower lock nut for accessory belt-
  12. ('98-'00) No power under load
  13. ('98-'00) Help, CEL P0156 P0156 P0063 P0136
  14. ('03-'05) Fog Lights Not Coming On
  15. ('09-'13) rookie subaru question. what does subaru call this plastic piece?
  16. ('01-'02) Drive Shaft Replacement
  17. ('03-'05) Gear oil question
  18. ('01-'02) Help Desperate! Bad Shake at 50 MPH
  19. Rotten eggs?
  20. ('98-'00) Radiator replacement?coolant smell, 2000 Forester LE
  21. ('03-'05) GPL (LPG) switch doesn't work
  22. ('03-'05) Is something wrong?
  23. ('09-'13) Seals and moisture
  24. ('98-'00) Alright guys.. i'm stumped... P1325 code
  25. ('98-'00) '00 Forester Wont Start, No Dash Lights, Battery Good
  26. ('06-'08) clciking sound on startup
  27. ('01-'02) Immobiliser issues
  28. So i put my xt on the lift today...
  29. ('03-'05) We have your test results sir - you may want to sit down
  30. ('06-'08) '06 XT Upper Radiator Hose leaking again...
  31. ('03-'05) Handbrake light and lone screw
  32. ('03-'05) 4EAT shifter noise when stopping/accelerating
  33. (All Years) How to test radiator fan relay & motor functionality?
  34. "the Forester Money Pit"...is it worth it??
  35. ('06-'08) Code reader problem. Help
  36. ('09-'13) 2012 Screen/Radio doesn't turn off/delayed
  37. ('09-'13) Have a rumbling noise coming from under the front end - and can feel it while driving
  38. ('98-'00) Cat issue - is the mechanic right?
  39. ('06-'08) Slow power window
  40. repair vs sell
  41. ('98-'00) Wipers Slapping (top and bottom) please help
  42. ('01-'02) Torque bearing noise?
  43. ('01-'02) 2002 Subaru forester Radio Problem
  44. ('98-'00) 98 Foz really random lock/unlock while driving or parked.
  45. ('09-'13) Must use cerified Suby tech or void warranty? true?
  46. ('03-'05) P0691 Code
  47. 2001 Catalytic Converter pROBLEMS
  48. ('01-'02) ABS light on/off
  49. ('06-'08) Check condition of manual transmission mounts
  50. ('01-'02) Very Rough Running, Backfiring, Shuddering, Loss Of Power... WTH?
  51. Idle Air Control Valve
  52. ('06-'08) Vibration at sharp turns HELP!
  53. Gas - Hard to Fill
  54. temperture guage
  55. ('03-'05) Loss of heater controls
  56. 2010 Forester with oil/exhaust smell coming from engine
  57. '00 Forester: battery's good, but won't turn over
  58. ('98-'00) Burning oil smell, but oil level is fine-please Help
  59. ('09-'13) 2011 Forester Coolant system air bleed procedure
  60. 2011 Forester Repair / Service manual
  61. ('03-'05) shattered camshaft pulley ...Advice please
  62. ('98-'00) Sputtering & Backfiring from intake box.
  63. (All Years) brown dirt around air conditioning compressor?
  64. ('03-'05) 04FXT anyone else have this climate control issue?
  65. ('09-'13) replaced battery and now
  66. ('09-'13) Rusted muffler clamps in brand new 2012 Forester
  67. A/C Oil
  68. ('98-'00) 99' Forester - 95% Complete Manual Swap - Vehicle Speed Sensor - 2 or 3 wire?
  69. ('01-'02) Oil Pan cover... will this work?
  70. ('09-'13) Diesel Engine Oil
  71. ('09-'13) 2010: Steering pump noise, sinking brake pedal
  72. ('06-'08) Fuel filter replacement
  73. ('09-'13) Slide whistle tone while accelerating
  74. ('01-'02) Car Alarm/Key Fob
  75. ('09-'13) Three Strikes Your OUT!
  76. ('03-'05) Cranks but won't start
  77. ('03-'05) Radiator Top Tank leaking
  78. ('09-'13) '10 Forester replace ATF & gear oil
  79. ('09-'13) Check Engine and Others
  80. ('03-'05) Sell the car or replace engine?
  81. ('06-'08) Mass Air Flow Need
  82. ('98-'00) Flashing "check engine"light
  83. ('03-'05) Perhaps a sensor?
  84. ('98-'00) 1999 Subaru Forester L, where is the neutral safety switch?
  85. p/s pulley movement
  86. help: dead fozy
  87. Help for a ScoobNoob?
  88. ('03-'05) Torx bit size for front diff?
  89. ('03-'05) Limited slip additive for lsd or not?
  90. ('98-'00) Desperately Need Help With Vent Valve!
  91. ('01-'02) ac belt problem
  92. ('98-'00) issue w/ outside temp indicator in '09 and BIU
  93. ('03-'05) Should i add a tranny additive?
  94. ('01-'02) will turn over but wont start and run!!
  95. ('98-'00) Random engine noise
  96. ('03-'05) ABS sensor install rear 2004 XT
  97. ('09-'13) 2011 Transmission Issue - Spins and Lurches
  98. ('01-'02) overcharge for parts
  99. ('09-'13) 2011 forester 5MT notches and finally grinds
  100. ('09-'13) '10 Transmission Pan Sealant?
  101. ('03-'05) Burnt oil smell after new valve cover gaskets.
  102. ('09-'13) getting the Forester on 4 jack stands
  103. ('98-'00) Wheel bearing?
  104. ('03-'05) Torque Bind
  105. 98 forester wont start
  106. ('06-'08) Fair price for timing belt service??
  107. ('06-'08) fuel filler neck questions...
  108. ('06-'08) Forester 2.5 X 87500km Service (South Africa)
  109. (All Years) How to avoid sticking air valves....?
  110. ('03-'05) 04 FXT Burning smell at idle after highway driving
  111. ('03-'05) P0301 after oil change?
  112. ('98-'00) At Oil Temp flashes/tac goes crazy/temp gauge flies past the H/dies
  113. ('09-'13) 2010 Forester - Back Hatch ??
  114. ('06-'08) Alternator noise replacement help
  115. ('09-'13) 2011 Fozzie (non-Turbo) delayed acceleration / rough shifting
  116. 2000 Forester L Door Ajar Light
  117. ('09-'13) Squeeking belt sound
  118. ('03-'05) Engine running hot?
  119. (All Years) Flywheel stopper tool?
  120. ('03-'05) White smoke from 04FXT
  121. ('98-'00) no spark on cylinder 2
  122. ('06-'08) Lead replacement
  123. ('98-'00) IAC system issues
  124. ('03-'05) The ol' noise when turning issue - input appreciated
  125. ('03-'05) 04 Forester 2.5XT120K service
  126. ('01-'02) Oil leak; which oil to use?
  127. ('03-'05) passenger seat heater not working
  128. '12 XT Turbo, oil change schedule from beginning...
  129. (All Years) EGR valve
  130. (All Years) WVU-31 recall...?
  131. (All Years) Turbo oil supply clogged filters
  132. Auto door lock problems!
  133. (All Years) Prevention of 06XT Secondary Air Valve disaster
  134. ('03-'05) Changing AT fluid, what else should i do
  135. What to do?
  136. ('98-'00) spark plugs
  137. (All Years) Coolant Capacity question (not certain of factory manual's language)
  138. (All Years) Subaru AWD CANNOT give enough power to one wheel with traction to move the vehicle up
  139. ('01-'02) Throttle Body Sensor P0111, P0113, P0106
  140. (All Years) AT Oil Temp light and Check Engine light come on
  141. ('03-'05) P1718 and no start
  142. ('09-'13) Windshield & Back Window woes on my '11 Foz...
  143. ('98-'00) 1999 forester front axle problems
  144. ('03-'05) Rear hum diagnosis?
  145. ('03-'05) Brrrrrrrrr.... my Forester is making noises!
  146. (All Years) I Have a New Knock! Hurray and Help!
  147. Timing belt service revealed more problems
  148. ('09-'13) Clarify please
  149. 2011 Check Engine Light problem?
  150. ('98-'00) '98 Forester AT Fluid clarification
  151. ('09-'13) electric motor noise from rear of Forester
  152. ('09-'13) TSB for Crankshaft Pulley?
  153. (All Years) Leaves inside my roof!?
  154. Stock '02- What to do to it?!
  155. 2010 Knock/Ping
  156. ('98-'00) ej25 Knock? Watch the video
  157. ('06-'08) DTC P0851/0852 in '05 - '06 w/4EAT
  158. ('01-'02) Radio and clock dead
  159. ('01-'02) Output Shaft Assembly/Main Shaft Assembly
  160. ('03-'05) 2004 Forester X coolant leak / head gasket advice?
  161. ('03-'05) all goes dead when turn ignition switch
  162. ('09-'13) Code: P0026 and now maybe my clutch
  163. ('98-'00) Forester MT Torque Bind Limited-Slip Axle Additive
  164. ('09-'13) Emissions air filter behind engine air filter?
  165. ('06-'08) 3rd times a charm, threw another CEL
  166. Check Eng Light/Knock Sensor 2002
  167. ('98-'00) Cel p0443
  168. ('03-'05) Remote Door Lock problem
  169. ('01-'02) Bent valves
  170. ('98-'00) head gasket sealer
  171. ('98-'00) 98,99,00 SF door mirrors
  172. ('09-'13) Is this noise normal?
  173. clunk at ~10kph after startup
  174. ('03-'05) Occasional light dragging sound in back for a few seconds then nothing
  175. ('03-'05) Running like garbage after fueling up
  176. ('98-'00) CEL Throwing a couple codes
  177. ('03-'05) Bad engine vibration, smoothe at idle
  178. ('09-'13) Less than 1000 miles having issues.
  179. Runs rough when wet
  180. stenciling for the volume on my radio wearing off
  181. ('01-'02) 2001 Forester now at 90,000 miles. Do I need plugs wires ect..
  182. ('98-'00) Power Steering Pump DIY??
  183. ('98-'00) Forester water pump installed with no Gasket... Advice?
  184. ('03-'05) Loud Noises Normal?
  185. ('01-'02) Gurgling Sound From Overhead
  186. ('09-'13) 2011 - engine sounds off
  187. ('03-'05) Timing belt service cost/labor hrs.???
  188. ('98-'00) Flashing check engine light
  189. ('98-'00) Fans Always on
  190. ('01-'02) Strange clicking/clunking noise? (not engine)
  191. ('03-'05) Code question
  192. Help! Intermittent Power Flashing+Check Engine Light While Driving Highspeed
  193. ('98-'00) Will not start after fixing (well, I tried) issues
  194. ('03-'05) Check engine light and flashing cruise control
  195. noise from the air con compressor
  196. ('01-'02) Tailgate Rattling Unsloved
  197. ('09-'13) My New Forester
  198. ('03-'05) 04 xt P0011code options
  199. ('03-'05) 04 FXT heads?
  200. ('98-'00) 99 Forester fuel tank removal
  201. Need Help 2001 Forester
  202. ('06-'08) Changing Transmission Fluid
  203. ('98-'00) clutch fork dust cover
  204. ('03-'05) Oil "stop leak" additive?
  205. Which Fuse Will Reset Engine ECU
  206. ('03-'05) Overheated
  207. ('03-'05) SOA finally admits fuel leak problem!
  208. ('03-'05) trasmission problem...plz help
  209. ('06-'08) '06 Forester - Speedo & odometer not working, CEL on & Cruise light blinking
  210. ('03-'05) Help Engine noise???
  211. ('06-'08) Pulling to the left
  212. ('98-'00) Rough Idle and CEL On...
  213. ('09-'13) service manuals
  214. ('09-'13) 09 Forester tire pressure sensor
  215. ('03-'05) Weird instrument cluster issue
  216. ('01-'02) Whirring sound while the engine is running
  217. ('09-'13) Some questions for 2011 Forester owners.
  218. ('98-'00) Disconnected tube on engine
  219. ('01-'02) Odd Overheating Issue
  220. ('01-'02) Axle replacement
  221. ('09-'13) trim piece falls off
  222. ('03-'05) Chirping from the engine room! 04 FXT
  223. (All Years) frequent oil change = bad for car?
  224. ('03-'05) Burnt Oil Smell - 2004 Forester XT
  225. ('98-'00) Binding on sharp turns at slow speeds
  226. ('03-'05) Random no-start condition
  227. ('98-'00) Diagnostic Chart for P0440 Error Code - Help for location of one of the items
  228. ('09-'13) 2011 Forester with Wastegate flutter?
  229. ('06-'08) Clutch
  230. ('03-'05) Purchased 2005 Forester XS 2.5 non turbo CEL and flashing crise Control lgt
  231. ('09-'13) 2.5x 2011 Transmission Issues
  232. ('98-'00) Tranny and drive shaft blues
  233. Sludge in an odd spot
  234. ('03-'05) Coasting Idle issues
  235. ('06-'08) Forester has that car shuffling noise
  236. ('98-'00) Dies when driving in heavy rain
  237. ('03-'05) 2003 Forester - 2nd owner - tranny oil change?
  238. ('06-'08) Loss of gas mileage
  239. ('98-'00) I may have unwittingly killed (and then fixed) my car...
  240. Dealer Screw-Up
  241. ('03-'05) Two blown turbos in one week
  242. ('98-'00) car dies when engaging gear
  243. ('03-'05) Automatic Transmission Fluid Level
  244. ('09-'13) Warning lights came on while driving this weekend
  245. ('03-'05) Sqeaking from right side of car when making left turns
  246. ('01-'02) no air coming out of exhaust
  247. ('09-'13) "Hydraulic"-like hissing sound
  248. ('98-'00) My Timing Belt Adventure! :( & :)
  249. ('06-'08) Steering wheel or not, clicking sound, and more
  250. ('98-'00) Same fuel tank?