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  1. (All Years) Tire size/Wheel size/Offset/etc. log (will it fit?)

    Wheels and Tires
    Data provided for future members or current members to see in data form, what setups are causing rubbing or not. Other useful conclusions become available also. For instance people will normally post X tire and X wheel and not post their offset. I'm researching to figure out what size rims X...
  2. ('14-'18) Battery size + which AGM high CCA battery?

    Lighting and Electrical
    First question is which size/group is the battery for our Forester 2014? Same as previous years? Second is which AGM high CCA battery is best so far these days? On my STI I ran a Motormaster Eliminator AGM, was bounds better than stock, handled cold weather starts (-20 to -30C) way better...
  3. SF5 ultimate all around low suspension?

    Suspension and Handling
    UPDATED PICS and misc INFO on pg. 10 of this thread! I ended up performing the sub-frame spacer removal several months ago on our 2001 Forester. Since then our white SF was totaled and we replaced it with a 2008 SG chassis Forester. The SG has the same sub-frame spacers and as soon as I lower...
  4. (All Years) P0420 - Catalytic Converter Efficiency Below Threshold (merged thread)

    Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty
    Forester 2001 L - Stock 101k Miles P0420 - Catalytic Converter Efficiency Below Threshold The forester has been throwing this code for a few months now, typically shows up on long highway runs (but to be fair, that is the vast majority of my driving). I bought a scanner from scantool.net...
  5. Subaru OEM wheels that fit the Forester

    Wheels and Tires
    (Work in progress) The Subaru Forester come from the Factory with a 5x100 bolt pattern. So do several other Subaru models. This means several styles of OEM wheels will fit the Forester. This thread will only cover the wheels that FIT the Forester. Subaru also used the 5x114 bolt pattern, but...
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