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  1. ('14-'18) 2016 - 30K miles - What should my maintenance be?

    Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty
    I recently bought a 2016 Forester with 30000 miles. This is my first Subaru/car and I love it. I have a couple questions: 1) How do I take care of the car in order to maximize its life? 2) I want to get seat covers, I was told that I could not because of the seat airbags, is that true? 3) I...
  2. ('14-'18) 2016 - Random Beep When Off?

    Interior and Electronics
    So I’m not 100% convinced it’s my 2016 Forester but I had remote start installed professionally by Subaru Certified mechanics. But a time or two before in the past and just today I have heard a beep coming from outside that sounds like my car. As if you’re locking it on the third lock button...
  3. ('14-'18) 2016 - Mirror LED Approach Lights - What Color Is The Wire?

    Lighting and Electrical
    Please can anyone help me identify what color wire, in the door harnesses, powers the LED Approach Light? I have existing OEM LED Approach Lights. These are built into the side view mirrors on a 2016 FXT. I have removed the door card and back probed the 10-wire connector on the harness bundle...
  4. MY16 2.5 NA - Beep when starting

    Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty
    Hi All, Long time lurker here. I have 2016 2.5 NA with CVT with about 45,000km on it (28,000 miles) and I started noticing a strange beep noise when starting in the morning (cold engine) or stop/starting in traffic (warm engine). I have searched for similar symptoms in the net and suspect...
  5. ('14-'18) 2016 - Starlink 6.2 Non-Nav Firmware Version?

    Interior and Electronics
    Hi. 2016 Forester with the Starlink 6.2in non-nav stereo head unit here. Could anyone tell me how to find out its firmware version, and how to find out if a firmware update is available? Thanks.