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  1. Wheels and Tires / Tyres
    I'm thinking of getting a 235/75/15 tires for my SH5. Wheels are 8j and have -0 offset. Will the tires fit on it without any lift kits or it needs a lift?
  2. Forester Shopping
    Hallo all, I am new to this forum, so happy to have joined. I am currently not a Forester owner, but I plan to purchase a Forester this coming weekend. So need some advice, Looking to purchasing a Forester XT (Turbo Charged) with CVT, 7 year old car with relative low mileage. I was wondering...
  3. Sourcing Parts & Accessories
    Hi everyone, I recently bought a new STI bumper for my forester and it came without the fog covers. Any ideas where to buy them as I can't find any. I've attached a picture of the type they are. Thanks!
  4. Wheels and Tires / Tyres
    I bought this 2018 forester new. It only has 26K miles but the tires are looking cracked and weathered despite having tons of tread left. People have told me different things about cracked subaru tires being fine and just cosmetic and others telling me that it is dangerous. Should I change...
  5. Forester Shopping
    Hi All, I’m looking for assistance with buying a forester. I’m actually buying it to use in Zimbabwe, we’re allowed to import JDM cars duty free every few years. I’ve been looking for a good family car (RAV/Xtrail/CRV) and the Subaru seems to be winning the competition. My main question is...
  6. Motor Conversions
    I have an '04 Forester with an EJ251 with the usual blown head gasket. While I marvel at the fact it last for over 250k miles, it's time for a new engine. I have the opportunity to get an FB20D from a '17 Impreza, but I don't know how practical this would be. Any thoughts? The Forester has a...
  7. FA20DIT - 2.0L Direct-Injection/Turbo (2014-2018)
    Hi all. Would like some help diagnosing this fluttering noise that has developed. I have a 2016 Forester XT (2.0L turbo) with 108,000 miles and it has been making a fluttering noise when using the turbo. The noise only happens when the engine is warmed up (160-170F+) and when the turbo is...
  8. Australia / New Zealand
    HI, On the 10th of febuary my MY20 subaru forester started making a rather nasty ticking noise while in tasmiania near cradle mountain. We stopped the car as soon as it was safe to do so to call for a tow truck, and the car was towed to subaru devonport, as the recommended place of repair by...
  9. FB25DI - 2.5L Non-Turbo Direct Injection (2019+)
    My car engine caught fire today out of the blue and it’s a total loss. Only 26,000 miles and regularly serviced. All warning lights illuminated on dash, then lost power and engine was on fire. Sounds way too similar to the Ascent recall. I will be making an issue out of this for sure.
  10. Transmission and Driveline
    Subaru Part No.: SOA427V1600 CVT ATF - 5 GAL PAIL Part Description CVT ATF - 5 GAL PAIL Replaced By SOA427V1610 I see the recommended fluid has been replaced, So the only way to not mix would be a new flush or is mix OK? What do you use to top off? Even with Amsoil your still mixing with...
  11. Steering, Suspension and Handling
    Hello everyone, This is my first post on this forum. :D I recently got my first car. a 2004 Forester 2.0X (SG5, Manual, N/A) I got it for a great price since the rear struts are bad and the car needed A LOT of cleaning. (and some other minor things, like some windows not opening correctly, a...
  12. Transmission and Driveline
    Hi, I bought an sf 97 AT, but works only fwd. There is no fwd fuse in fuse box. So I'm looking for new Transmission. I have TZ103ZR1AA-L2 and can´t find a new one but I have offer to buy TZ102Z3DBA from legacy outback So gear ratio match but will wiring work in my fozzy? Thanks
  13. Lighting and Electrical
  14. Sourcing Parts & Accessories
    I already have 06 Impreza suspension, some aftermarket wheels, and tint but I'm having a hard time finding grilles, bumpers, wings, etc.. if anyone knows of some good things that would fit or have any suggestions that would be dope!
  15. General Troubleshooting and Technical Help
    Hey guys and girls, I am chasing up the repair procedure for Forester as stated. I have carried out repairs by OEM spec but require the procedural paperwork. It has been given the OK on the repairs but just require the paperwork to pass inspection, look forward to some assistance as I reside in...
  16. Motor Conversions
    So my main question here is relating to my ability to pass New York yearly OBD2 emission testing. So, I have a 2012 Forester X 5 speed (FB25). It has almost 180K miles and is still going strong for now but at this mileage I know that at some point the engine may decide to quit. If that...
  17. Exterior and Body
    I have a 2011 Forester (Touring) and live in the country where I have to drive rocky muddy dirt roads, as routine, not off-roading. I'd like to add some protection and wondering if anyone can suggest mud flaps that work with my 2011?
  18. New Member Introductions
    Hello all! Proud owner of a new (to me) 2018 Forester Premium. Had for just over two weeks now and I'm really digging it; first Subaru I've owned. Been poking around this forum quite a bit so I figured I might as well become a member. Lot's of great stuff on here!
  19. EJ25 - 2.5L Non-Turbo (1998-2010)
    2001 Forester, fuel trims LTFT sits at around 18% when warm. Trim is up under 5% when cold but gradually gets up tp 18% once fully warm. STFT seems to stay closer to 0% and both trims get back to 0% once I step on the throttle and begin to accelerate and stays close to 0% under load. I'm...
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