Contains rules, advice and links to useful introductory material
Introduce yourself here if you consider yourself a "newbie," "noob" or just a new member, but please ask your Forester questions in the proper forums below.
Get your new or used Forester pre-purchase questions answered here.
General Subaru Forester talk. Place things here if you don't know where to post; they are subject to movement to the appropriate forum.
What's new in the Subaru world? Post reviews, articles, and other media coverage here. If an admin thinks it would suit the front page, it'll make the Front Page News forum!!
Color coded / Modz / Trips / Videos. Pictures, pictures and more pictures. Your ride, your trip, your pets and your kids!! Include a few of yourself while you're at it!!
The dedicated place for the monthly photo competition.
Create your own personal thread to show off your Forester and chronicle each stage of modifications.
Air your likes, dislikes and opinions
Did your Forester get smooshed? Did he/she die saving your life? Post your "I walked away" stories and fender-bender tales here. Caution: To promote long-term honesty, posts in this forum cannot be user-edited once they have been published.
AutoX, rally, F1, drags, NASCAR? This is the place to post any topics related to sanctioned motorsports events - amateur to professional.
Here's the place to discuss your latest mudpack or to swap stories with other dirty like-minded members :-)
If it has an internal combustion engine and four wheels, here's the forum to tell us about it. Discussions on Subaru's other models or vehicles of different brands altogether.
Knowledge Base (READ-ONLY) These forums are read-only, for research and informational purposes.
The specs on the Foresters.
Common part numbers for everyday parts.
Step-by-step write-ups and walkthroughs for modifications & maintenance tasks; Technical Service Bulletins.
Technical Forums and Vehicle Assistance
Troubleshoot vehicle problems, discuss warranty issues, or ask general maintenance questions here.
Discuss A/C & air flow issues and maintenance requirements here
The things that stop you. Technical discussion pertaining to your Forester's brake system and components.
How to get that mud off... anything related to exterior and interior car care and detailing goes here.
Technical discussion of engine and exhaust-related topics - stock and aftermarket. Turbo, N/A, and diesel subforums inside.
Cobb AP? Ecutek? UTEC?? News/Info, links, updates, questions on engine management all go here.
Covers general exterior modifications, spoilers, lips & other aero parts, as well as topics relating to A/C external components, paint protection, bodywork and exterior conversions.
Covers all topics related to Subaru's Eyesight system.
Your mileage may vary, but post up all about it right here! Discussions on mileage, efficiency and alternative technologies. Sponsored by:
Topics from general interior mods and accessories, A/C internal, gauges, audio/video, security and other electronic gadgets.
Interior and exterior lighting, batteries, wiring, etc.
Ask here if seeking parts
To lift it or lower it, that's the question... Technical discussion on the things that keep you off the guardrail and out of the weeds (unless that's where you want to be ;).
Sticky side down. Discussions about tires, wheels and their fitment, TPMS, as well as advice on improving tire life and more.
Covers any topics related to towing, towing equipment, and hauling.
All about getting the power to the ground. Technical discussion of any transmission or driveline-related topics.
Discussions about accessories and bolt-on bits from rack systems and cargo carriers, to underbody armor, lightbars and bullbars.
Discuss Special and Recommended DIY Tools and Tool Sources for the Subaru Forester
Positive experience? Positive you'll stay away from them? Either way, let us know, so we can learn from you.
Good experience? Fitment/quality issues? Breakage? Post your reviews of OEM and aftermarket parts here. NOTE: "New Users" cannot post here. "Forum Members" need a minimum of 15 posts to be able to post new threads.
Contains Classifieds Guidelines
Selling your Forester? Whole, running condition cars only, please.
Looking to get into a Forester? Post your ad here.
Got something you want to sell? Parting out? Post your items here. No commercial or vendor postings, please.
If there's something you want, chances are posting in this forum will increase the odds of getting it.
Post your non-automotive items here.
Ebay exploring? Craigslist cruising? Did you find a deal you want to share? Post it here.
Vendors: Please use this forum to post links to your active sales threads and group buys in your individual vendor forums.
Vendor Member Section
This is a place for supporting vendors to post specials they are having. They have made a commitment to the community and help support this website.
Community Help Section
Got ideas on how to improve the site? Or problems posting? We'd like to hear about them.
U.S. Regional Forums
From the Nor'easters blowin' down to the tropics of Miami, and for the NOVA Mafia...a forum.
For those of you in America's Heartland...from the Wizard to the cowboys, to the farmers...events, meetings, etc.
Rocky Mountain Hiiiiiigh....and you too, Arizona. News, meetings, events, etc.
West Coast events, meetings, topics, and news.
For 49th and 50th state hot and cold topics!
All of Africa - this is your forum!
All of Asia... Japan, China, Taiwan, India, Singapore, Malaysia, and others - this is your forum!
For those of us from the 'lands down-under' - G'Day!
For the neighbors to the north
Covers everything in Europe, the UK, and Scandinavia.
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