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  1. ('01-'02) Forester XT Pinging Help

    Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty
    Hey everyone, first time posting to this forum. Ive got a 2002 JDM Forester XT, automatic trans, at about 80k miles. Ive been experiencing what i believe is pinging under moderate to heavy throttle, right around 3k rpm. I have heard it at lower and higher rpms aswell, but its much more...
  2. ('14-'18) 2014 XT - Catastrophic engine failure - Updated!

    Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty
    Hey all. I have held off on posting anything until I could get to the bottom of this. Would love any advice. We have a 2014 Forester XT Touring with just over 80K miles on it. Sudden loss of power, lots of smoke... bottom line is the engine is blown. Diagnosed as a piece of the spark plug broke...
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