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  1. FB25DI - 2.5L Non-Turbo Direct Injection (2019+)
    Hi all! I got a '21 Forester Limited, I absolutely love the car. I do have a strange noise which I'm curious if it's normal or something to be concerned about. I've tried to do my research in ironing down the circumstances on when it happens, but found very little online that appears to be a...
  2. Lighting and Electrical
    I’m new to the Subaru Forester family and trying to get a light bar set up on the lower bumper gap in the 21’ forester sport. I went to a shop that does light bars cause I’m a newb and don’t have the skills and they said they can install a light bar there but I had to find the brackets cause...
  3. New Member Introductions
    Hello all ! Bought my first Subaru today & excited to be part of the forum here! Already booked a tint appointment for Saturday to get my front windows 35% and back 25% and tempted to get a roof top tent soon too. Any recommendations on things to add?
  4. Exterior and Body
    Anyone know where I can find stronger pistons (lift arms) thanks. The Subaru part numbers are 632695J001 and 632695J011 but they are just not strong enough. Pain to open when holding a grocery bag. Thanks.
  5. Forester Shopping
    I'm in Los Angeles county and about to pull the pin on a 2021 Forester Touring, Sepia Bronze Metallic, Saddle Brown Leather, with Popular Package #2 Mirror Compass w/ homelink Cargo Net Ext Auto Dim Mirror Rear Bumper Cover All Weather Floor Liners Splash Guards Rear Seat Back Protector...
  6. Utility and Protection
    I'm currently troubleshooting a very high pitched whistle coming from the Thule Wingbar Evo cross bars I installed on my 2021 Sport about a week ago. I am getting a high pitched whistle at speeds over 60 mph. I plan to try moving the front bar back a bit, and also will try stuffing foam in one...
  7. Towing and Hauling
    Just put a deposit on 2021 Forester premium. Trying to find an aftermarket hitch for it. Can some one help find one that fits. Thanks.
  8. News, Rumors and Media
    Courtesy of the Subaru Media Center: August 19, 2020 , Camden, N.J. - SUBARU OF AMERICA ANNOUNCES PRICING ON 2021 FORESTER SUV LED Steering Responsive Headlights and High Beam Assist now...
  9. Forester Shopping
    Hello all. Brand new here, so if this is in the wrong spot just let me know. I had a 1998 Forester way back when, and recently planned to get another. Was deciding which model/color/etc, and in my researching came across the new Outback Onxy Edition which has StarTex on the seats. It sounds...