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  1. General Troubleshooting and Technical Help
    Hello all, Was curious thoughts, opinions, and possible leads here. I've had this forester, that I mostly drive for work, since it came off the lot. It has 50,000 miles on it, and I have been thinking for a little while now about building up the motor, suspension, everything. As stated above...
  2. EJ25 - 2.5L Non-Turbo (1998-2010)
    During regular service a few weeks ago, I was told my head gaskets have started to leak on a 2010 Forester. I already had a head gasket repair job in 2017 at about 85,000 miles. I've had some people suggest moving on to another car, others suggest going ahead and fixing again as the car...
  3. Lighting and Electrical
    Hello all! My 2010 Subaru Forester's alternator over charged and that made the battery over charged. To fix everything it will cost just over $1000. My Subaru has been mostly perfect with only a few problems over the years. It has over 125,000 miles on it. I want an honest answer. Is it worth...
  4. New Member Introductions
    Hello folks, Pretty much a noob here. I`m an owner of a 2010 Forester, that is beginning to require some maintenance, most of which I try to do myself, so I am hoping that this forum will provide some useful insights and assistance. I tweak on my cars a bit, but typically only as needed, so...
  5. Suspension and Handling
    So, how interchangeable are Subaru's varying car models and their parts within a corresponding year? I have a 2010 forester that I am looking to lower a bit but Id like to stay with Subaru parts for consistency. Can I just swap some 2010 WRX struts for my current struts? If so, what issues will...
  6. Off-Road Gallery
    Here is a build log of how I built a hidden winch bumper for my Subaru Forester. makerstuffs [dot] com/2020/03/custom-winch-bumper-for-09-13-subaru-forester/ Have to edit the link above since this is my first post -__- I used a 4500lbs Synthetic winch for keeping things lightweight and I have...
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