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  1. Transmission and Driveline
    I was looking through my owners manual and I found a page saying you could remove power to the rear wheels, making the forester FWD. this had me wondering if there would be any advantages of driving in FWD mode seeing that there would be less parts for the power to move through. now I've asked...
  2. Transmission and Driveline
    I have a Subaru Forester 1998 which I recently purchased for the past winter season. I found once I started to loose traction the car would spin the wheels for a about 3 or 4 seconds and then the AWD would kick in with a bang and I’d gain traction again. I’m not sure if this is normal or not...
  3. General Troubleshooting and Technical Help
    Hey guys I jacked up my forester so all 4 wheels were free to spin but some didn't spin freely when in drive, I tool the brake calipers off cleaned them up and regreased them, still my back left and front right don't spin. Is this my brakes sticking or is this a power management thing? Brake...
  4. Wheels and Tires
    This morning we woke up to a completely flat front passenger tire. This is a 5 month old new 2019 Forester with ~3000 miles on it. This is our first Subaru and our first AWD car so this is our first foray into the joys of AWD tire maintenance, so I'd love some advice from those of you with more...
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