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  1. Show me what interior mods you rockin!

    Modz Pics
    Hey guys, I just recently bought my own fozzie and have gone all in on interior mods so far haha, only thing I've done under the hood was a POD filter because I got a gift card for Supercheap Auto. So show me what you got! I'll go first! Feel free to ask any questions, I'd love to answer...
  2. ('01-'02) 2001 - Rear seat subwoofer enclosure?

    Interior and Electronics
    First post here. I've got a 2001 Forester I've had for a couple years now. Plenty of miles and love. I've finally decided to install an audio system. I'm currently planning to convert the rear cushion into a fiberglass enclosure that will still function as a seat. I want to put two JL W3 10"...
  3. ('14-'18) Roof RAIN Leak! No-M🌚🌚NRoof

    Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty
    Hey FIRST POST! So sorry if this is the completely wrong place... But I purchased a used Forester a few months ago (pretty much like new) and already have noticed a leak that happens every time it rains significantly... Any ways to solve/figure out the source or common problems/fixes? ANYTHING...
  4. ('09-'13) 2009 - Dumb Designer Choice on Colors - want air controls to be blue - solution?

    Interior and Electronics
    So I have a 2009 Subaru forester, silver, where the interior is gray. The dash lights are all blue, and Im going to be installing an aftermarket radio. But what bothers me is the heat and air controls are red. Who decides to put 2 different color lights in the car. Also the little storage area...
  5. ('01-'02) 2001 - What door cards can be swapped into my 01, cant seem to find a clear answer?

    Interior and Electronics
    So im tired of my grandpa looking interior and have began to swap interior parts into the Forester. What door cards can be swapped into an 01 Forester.
  6. ('03-'05) 2005 - Floor pan rust work. Other things to do with carpet out?

    Interior and Electronics
    Well folks, today the boredom of being stuck at home set in. I was originally running wire for new speakers, and noticed some rust under the carpet in the drivers foot well. Since I already had half the interior apart for the wiring, and have nothing but time at the moment anyways, I decided to...
  7. ('09-'13) 2010 - Door card options?

    Interior and Electronics
    Hello, I have a 2010 forester X 5spd, love the car but the tan door panels get dirty too fast due to my profession . I’m looking to throw two black door cards in, F driver and F passenger. I have found a few on eBay from wrecked cars but they’re going for almost $150 each. Do I have any other...
  8. ('14-'18) 2016 - Dome interior light doesn't come on when doors opened?

    Lighting and Electrical
    Hello all, 2016 Forester. When I open any of the doors, the two lights in the upper console near the driver light up, but the dome light over the rear seats does not light. It's not a bulb, the lamp comes on with the three-way switch in the "on" position. Any thoughts/theories/suggestions...
  9. FS: (For Sale) 09-13 Subaru Compartment Separator - With Moonroof

    Parts For Sale
    Have like new with all hardware for 2009-2013 Subaru Forester with sunroof dog carrier part # F551SSC300for back of vehicle . Sells for $280 to $300 online I’m selling for $175
  10. ('98-'00) 1999 - Steering column won't move?

    Interior and Electronics
    I have a 1999 Subaru Forester S, and it has an adjustable steering column. The issue is it seems to be jammed, I can't figure out how to get it to move, the handle is stuck in place, and I cannot find anything in the owners manual. Can anyone help me?
  11. ('14-'18) Seatbelt locked - can't get it to budge?

    Interior and Electronics
    Rear seatbelt driver’s side wrapped around rear fold-down seat & locked ‼ Can't get it to budge....HELP⁉ :eek: