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  1. Cooling Systems
    Hi all, Coolant issue: 30 minute ride then when at driveThur red light(temp) came on. Disappeared after driving. Few weeks later, drove 15 mins in am, left car for day, drove 15 mins back home in evening, light came on. Had it towed to the shop. Shop said: was low 3qts of anti. Drove it about...
  2. Cooling Systems
    Hello All, New here - first post. I just bought a 2010 Forrester, non-turbo. MFG date 12/09. Here are a few issues I’m trying to work through. Any help would be greatly appreciated. I am a (fairly;) well equipped DIYer. All the tools, shop, lift etc. Engine is pushing coolant into the overflow...
  3. Cooling Systems
    My wife's 09 (150000 Miles) had been over heating the past couple days so I have been driving it. I drive about 25 minutes on my commute at roughly 55mph with a couple slow downs for traffic lights in the trip. The overheat light came on and I stopped to let it cool down in the morning and...
  4. Cooling Systems
    Hey y’all. It’s been a while since I’ve needed help here. Last week my radiator ruptured on my way home from work. Got my new radiator from Rock Auto today. Replaced it without issue other than needing to replace trans line hoses. I fill radiator and started running the engine. At first there...
  5. Cooling Systems
    Hey I have a 2011 Subaru Forester x limited with the Crappy fb25 . I don’t have a coolant gauge on cluster and wanted to know range on the thermostat for the FB25. I’m showing 210 to 212 and then will drop to 203 fans never kick on. Turn ac on and both fans work fine . I’m used to wrx/st I and...
  6. Cooling Systems
    Hi all, Late last year my beloved 2003 with 230k miles overheated on the interstate--we had it towed home and discovered a cracked radiator. Radiator, thermostat, water pump, and timing belt components were all replaced. After replacing those parts, it idled fine and drove fine for several...
  7. Cooling Systems
    So 60 seconds away from home after a 50 mile drive I notice that the temp gauge was 75% full.. I get it home and park it, open the hood and the coolant overflow is totally full to the top. Coolant is dripping out pretty fast in the back of the engine near the firewall from a tube that at first...
  8. Cooling Systems
    Hi all, Looking for some advice & ideas on this baffling chain of events: 4 weeks ago the engine overheated (Subaru Forester XT 2005). (was being driven by a friend). He noticed & stopped. Called me. After a couple of attempts to continue (when the car still overheated and he promptly...
  9. EJ25 - 2.5L Non-Turbo (1998-2010)
    I have Foreste09 on which HG replacement was performed due to coolant spills from the overflow tank. After I picked up the car from shop and drove it for 20 miles I noticed the same exact problem I had before HG job. Could some of you give an explanation what could this issue be associated with...
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