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  1. ('98-'00) 2000 - Alignment questions - symmetrical toe in back ok - caster limit?

    Wheels and Tires
    I got Crossclimate+s put on today and the boys at the tire shop (so many new hires) didn't want to change the symmetrical toe in the back since it had 0.00 thrust angle. The car didn't need alignment according to them (front alignment is included with the tires, I had paid for rear but will ask...
  2. Continental Control Contact VS Bridgestone Ecopia EP422

    Wheels and Tires
    Hi y'all, I have a 2009 Forester and am trying to decide between Continental Control Contact Tour A/S Plus and Bridgestone Ecopia EP422 Plus for my new set of four tires. Continental Control Contact Tour A/S Plus - Discount Tire at $634 w/install (there's a $70 rebate) Bridgestone Ecopia...
  3. ('19+) 2019 Recommended All terrain tires and wheels for Forester Sport?

    Wheels and Tires
    Hello fellow Subaru enthusiast! I am a newbie to this forum. I would like to start modding my 2019 Forester Sport and I am interested in getting all terrain tires. Does anyone have any recommendations on tires if I use my stock wheels? Tires I have researched are the Yokohama Geolandar A/T G015...
  4. ('14-'18) 2014 - Need of new tires for my FXT Touring?

    Wheels and Tires
    Hey guys! I am in need of new tires for my FXT Touring. I have been looking at all terrains but I don’t see much information on the two I’m looking at: Yokohama Geolandar A/T G015 & the Falken Wildpeak A/T. I am curious on the performance of both and also curious on whether anyone has had any...
  5. ('06-'08) 2006 - Widest Wheel and Tire Setup w/o Modification - currently lowered on tein street basis z?

    Wheels and Tires
    I'm looking into grabbing new wheels and tires for my 06 fxt. I want to go wider on the wheels but without rolling or pulling fenders, possibly upgrading to 17x7.5 or 17x8. What's the widest I can go on wheel size without having to roll/pull fenders and what offset would be optimal to avoid...
  6. ('09-'13) All terrains 16” Stock Rims (2010)

    Wheels and Tires
    Hey all, Looking to put some All terrain tires on my 2010, and I am tossing between BFG ko2, Yokohama Geolandar AT and potentially Cooper Discovery. I’ve heard many good things about th BFGs on foresters and many photos but not quite sure if they’re worth the extra cash. Will be doing some...
  7. ('19+) 2020 - Max fitment with 2" lift?

    Wheels and Tires
    I just lifted my 2020 Forester Sport and now am looking at Falken Wildpeak A/T3W but the closest size they have is 245 /65 R17 or 215 /65R17. I have a Readylift 2" kit on it and they said a 225/65R17 tire would fit but for the A/T3W's, they don't have that size. I wanted to see if anyone else...
  8. ('14-'18) 2015 - Stock wheels, big AT tire fit question?

    Wheels and Tires
    My apologies, I’m going to be “that guy”... I’ve seen lots of folks asking “largest tires” questions. Been doing TONS of research on here. But, everyone’s setup runs a bit different, and rarely get to see/read results on . I’ve done a lot of mod work, but my stock tires are practically bald...
  9. (All Years) Forester owners rim setup

    Wheels and Tires
    Hey guys, I feel this thread is necessary especially for those who want to know what kind of rims to get and to provide an idea of what they would want. (Unfortunately, I’m stock but looking to get a set soon!) FORESTER OWNERS POST YOUR RIM SETUPS!!! Provide information: Forester year: Wheel...
  10. Largest size tire without lift?

    Wheels and Tires
    Hi. New Forester owner as of yesterday. 2020 Forester Sport Black I’m not a big fan of the tires on this unit and would like a more aggressive(BFG KO2) tire. How big can I go without rubbing? Or if I get the ready lift is 255/55/18 the size of choice? Thanks for all the input
  11. ('01-'02) 2002 - Need new tires, all terrains maybe?

    Wheels and Tires
    Hey, I have an 02 forester, im getting to a point where I’m going to be needing new tires here in a close while. I am looking at allterains, I’d like a good tire for off-roading, however I’m nervous about the amount of pavement driving that I do. Any suggestions on what tires y’all are running...
  12. ('09-'13) 2010 - Different tire size - 17" to 16" with taller tires?

    Wheels and Tires
    My 2010 forester has 17” rims but I want to switch to a tire with a taller sidewall. I was able to find a set of oem 16” wheels. What tire size should I go with? I drive on a lot of dirt roads in the summer and I’m looking for something a little more beefier
  13. ('19+) 2019 - Tire and Wheel weight impact on performance?

    Wheels and Tires
    Hi all, I have been on the this forum since I bot(sic) my 2019 Forester Touring in Nov 2018. I really enjoy my Forester quit a bit, and I enjoy the posts and all the information that I gleen from you all. However, there are a few things that I do not like about all Forester. One of the...
  14. ('03-'05) 2004 - Lowered on STI springs - what rims and wheels would give a flush look?

    Wheels and Tires
    Hello SubiNation, Noob, but trying to learn, please help me <3 I just bought a 05 2.5XT off of my friend and I wanna throw away my life and spend all my money on her lol. Its got stock wheels (from what I know) and its on STI springs so Its dropped about 2-3 inches. I'll include a picture. So my...
  15. ('09-'13) 2012 - Biggest tire size with no lift?

    Wheels and Tires
    So I recently got a 2012 forester premium and I love it. I just want to turn it into more of an adventuremobile on a budget. I know the rims on this thing are 17”. does anyone know the meatiest tires I can run without any rubbing and without a lift?
  16. ('19+) 2019 - Pirelli Scorpion All Terrain Plus (225R65/17)

    Wheels and Tires
    After 2k miles, I switched out the OEM wheels and tires for Pirelli Scorpion AT Plus 225R65/17 tires and Black Rhino Boxer Black Rhino Boxerwheels. The Pirellis have a no-time-limit 50k warranty. This was a really hard decision. One of the reasons I bought the Sport trim was the all black...
  17. ('14-'18) 2017 - Tire Wear and Alignment Issues?

    Problems, Maintenance, and Warranty
    So I just changed out my factory tires today on my 2017 Forester 2.5i Touring at roughly 25,000 miles and they were terribly worn (picture included) for the mileage. I've had them rotated twice in the 25,000 mile lifespan. The tire guys at Costco said I had an alignment issue, and when I called...
  18. ('01-'02) 2002 - will 16in Impreza rims fit?

    Wheels and Tires
    I have a 02 forester on stock 15in rims, is it possible to fit 16in Impreza rims
  19. ('09-'13) Crosstrek wheels on my SH forester

    Wheels and Tires
    Intro: hey all, I had been looking at new wheel and tire options for my 2010 forester for a little while to replace the original Michelin defenders. after pricing out some new replacements i began looking at used options so I could also replace the 16" steelies that came with my base model...
  20. ('09-'13) 2011 - Winter Tires - advise on sizing, where to buy?

    Wheels and Tires
    Hi everyone, I'm looking to purchase a winter tire/wheel set for the upcoming months, but am on a pretty tight budget. I'm willing to invest as much as I have to (definitely need them), but I'm wondering if anyone has advise on sizing, where to buy, discounts/cheaper options, etc. Currently...
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