New to the forum and new to Subarus as this is my first time owning one! Picked up a first gen forester 2.0l non turbo with some camping equipment and plan on turning her into a daily/overlander build. Me and the girlfriend love camping and want to take some road trips and light duty...
Hey guys, just started my subie adventure!
found a second (more likely third or fourth) hand 1998 forester SF5 non turbo that had been used as a camper for $2800. That price includes the two man adventure kings roof rack tent!
Keen to start fixing her up as she needs a little TLC (brakes and...
I'm new to the forum, and fairly inexperienced with subies. I have an 03 Forester XS with 143k miles on the original motor. I bought it pretty cheap ($2,500) with the intention of overlanding it. I noticed it's a bit sluggish during acceleration and on an incline. I've done the...
I've seen a lot about the lift kits everyones been using but not much on actual suspension (springs/ Shocks) for off road/ overlanding.
Whats everyone using?
Is there a preferred suspension set-up?
Anyone try and set up fox shocks on their rigs?
So for those that are looking at doing a dual battery setup and on board air here is what I did in my 15xt.
* its not fully finished yet. Will make it more a bit more professional looking. *
Redarc 40amp fuse kit
100 Ah, AGM, Group 27, Battery
Viair medium duty...