Subaru Forester Owners Forum banner

2017 forester

  1. Wheels and Tires
    I have a 2007 Forester with 16 inch rims. Does anyone have experience with these tires on this rim size?
  2. Forester Shopping
    Hi, I'm about to buy my 4th Forester (so I am old and keen) and I've been looking at a few. Previously I bought new. But there's no stock! And new cars depreciate so fast. I like one I saw today. Ex corporate lease, good maintenance schedule but I will audit it. Bargained $1300 off and price...
  3. General Troubleshooting and Technical Help
    When I started up my Forester (2017 2.5i Premium) this morning the car beeped and I saw two messages on the console (if that's what the window above the center of the dashboard is called). The first said: CHECK ENGINE: Emission control system needs to be checked". After that the message: "Hill...
  4. Wheels and Tires
    I have looked and looked (and searched) Want to trade the stock 18" 225/55/18 setup for either stock steel 17" rims with 235/65/17 or 225?65/17. Will i have any rubbing or will either fit with stock suspension? I really don't want to change much just want a bigger sidewall and maybe tire for...
  5. New Member Introductions
    I'm new to all of this. Never posted in a forum before, never owned a subaru, and never tried modifying my car with aftermarket parts. With that being said, I'm pretty excited about it. I have a '17 2.5i premium with the cvt. No turbo and not the highest trim package. I still hope to take it...
  6. Air Conditioning and Ventilation
    So I have been following all the reported issues with the Forester’s AC and I am baffled as to why. I have cars that are 5, 10, and 15 years old. I have never had an AC issue with any of them. Never touched it. No recharge, no condenser issue, no operational hunting, no AC system...
  7. Offroad Fozzies
    Hey everyone, so I recently purchased a 2.5i Premium forester and I was looking to swap some things out on it because i wanted to try off road-ing with it. I'm still pretty new to the car world. I was wondering what do you guys recommend I start with. I was looking around and couldn't really...
  8. A Forest: Back to the beginning.

    A Forest: Back to the beginning.

    In the beginning...
  9. Canada
    I am buying a used 2017 Forester Touring with Eyesight with 50 thousand km from a dealer. It has just finished the 3-year warranty and the dealer is offering the Subaru Protection Plan for $1700 which provides "complete" protection for another 100 thousand km. Is it worth the peace of mind...
  10. General Troubleshooting and Technical Help
    I have a 2017 and I had three lights come.. and, hill assist and I think traction control I read it’s usually the brake light switch and I had it changed and two weeks later the lights came back on🥴. Any suggestions?
Top