Started a motor swap and thought I would post the progress and details to help future novices like myself
2013 motor with ~190k miles on it, low compression, misfiring cylinder 4, drinks about a quart of oil every 300 miles
Confirmed with a shop that a new motor is needed
I just got a 2013 Forester Limited and was wondering what are some things i can do to increase HP?
Are there and recommendations for mods or a list of things to start off with?
I am very excited to venture fourth with the forester family
I recently purchased a 2013 Forester and after about 600 miles of driving I got a check engine light for cylinder 4 misfiring. The light came on after a hard acceleration / high RPMs.
Steps taken so far:
Swapped the coil packs and no changes to the codes
I tried to clear the codes...
I was wondering if any of you have ever inspected your timing chain..I never had a car with a timing chain,so I only know about belt/pulleys/pump replacement.
Also, have you ever had problems with it while your oil level was kept in check?
I'm the second owner of a 2013 Forester X with...