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  1. EJ25 - 2.5L Turbocharged (2004-2013)
    I’m having trouble finding out where this noise is coming from. It’s a whining noise that, to me, sounded like a bad belt at first. This noise does not occur at idle or when I rev the engine in neutral. The only time I hear this noise is when I’m accelerating while driving; not when my foot is...
  2. EE20 - 2.0L Diesel
    I've owned my 2008 Diesel Outback for some months now, but there are still some things I don't understand. When driving 50-110km/h I sometimes get a high pitch, metallic clicking sound. It sounds like a loose screw, vibrating fast. It lasts for a couple of seconds, sometimes longer. Is this...
  3. Brakes
    Hello, first time posting here. I have a 2000 forester L automatic with about 59,000 miles on it. I recently had my pads and shoes replaced, and had the shop resurface my drums (rotors didn’t really need it, and I am on a tight budget). Braking power is normal and fine after. The issue is a...
  4. Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty
    not sure what it could be. initially thought it was a squeak from the foam around the spare tire underneath the cargo mat. added some friction tape and determined that the sound of the foam squeaking and the creaking that i'm hearing are different. any other thoughts as to what it could be...
  5. Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty
    I noticed that my EJ20 non-turbo Forester (5 speed manual) has a continous deep rumbling sound at ca. 2900 RPM. It is independent from gear, speed, temperature, load, and it is not a noise, but the engine/exhaust itself in operation. You can say that, Its a Subaru, why i not enjoy the boxer...
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