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  1. ('09-'13) 2010 - Alternator over charged - to fix everything will cost just over $1000?

    Lighting and Electrical
    Hello all! My 2010 Subaru Forester's alternator over charged and that made the battery over charged. To fix everything it will cost just over $1000. My Subaru has been mostly perfect with only a few problems over the years. It has over 125,000 miles on it. I want an honest answer. Is it worth...
  2. ('09-'13) What is the name of this part? - SOLVED!

    Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty
    I’ve been having problems with my car while driving. When I am at low RPMs/ braking the engine, battery, oil, and ABS lights come on and my power steering goes to poop. Today I got home and popped the hood and my car was smoking. I don’t think it’s the alternator because I had it checked and...
  3. ('14-'18) 2017 - Bad Alternator - common to fail in 3 years?

    Lighting and Electrical
    I bought my 2017 Forester Limited in August 2016 and have recently been experiencing battery issues (apparently not so unusual according to multiple threads.) This past winter, the battery went dead several times, which I attributed to cold weather and not driving it long enough distances. I...