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  1. FB25 - 2.5L Non-Turbo (2011- 2018)
    I know this question has been asked in this forum before but I want to focus specifically on how to salvage the existing converter. I had one of the common oil burner engines that had been driven by someone who routinely drove the engine with no oil in it. A new engine, and a month of waiting...
  2. Engine and Exhaust
    Hi guys, I'm relatively new to Forester ownership. I have an 04 SG5 2.0 XT which I have just taken for it's first MOT since I've owned it and it failed on emissions. The previous owner fitted a decat so along with the usual service items I'm looking to fit a sports cat in it's place. I'm having...
  3. Engine and Exhaust
    Finally made an account so this is my first post. Sorry for any mistakes. I have a 2011 Forester X Premium and I had wanted to replace or remove the second cat in the line. Because I still have the first one wouldent I be ok to remove it? Also I have heard of a code that would make it unable to...
  4. EJ25 - 2.5L Non-Turbo (1998-2010)
    I’ve been having some issues with my 2009 Forester….165k miles. Threw codes for misfire cylinders 2 & 3 and the P0420. Replaced plug wires, coil pack, and spark plugs. Found oil on the plugs and a small leak around the valve cover so I have new gaskets/and tube seals on the way. In the...
  5. General Troubleshooting and Technical Help
    Greetings, I have a 2009 Forester 150k miles that throws a P0420 code, it happened 4 times over the course of six months and has gone away after a few days until now. No symptoms of other issues, just the code and loss of cruise. A few questions. Is it worth trying to replace O2 sensor first to...
  6. General Troubleshooting and Technical Help
    Hi, Guys, I'm new to the forum but I wanted some input about a code I'm getting on my 06 foresters. I've had this car for about a year, I bought this car from a family member at 96k knowing it needed work. I pulled the engine and replaced both head gaskets, as well as the rest of the engine...
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