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  1. ('19+) 2020 - Dual mode X-mode - Adding Deep Snow and Mud to lower specs?

    Transmission and Driveline
    hey all! so i've done a few bits and pieces to my forester, and noticed that generally, when you add a new piece of hardware, that the car automatically adds extra functionaility elsewhere in the car. (for instance, if you add a GPS head unit from a wreckers yourself, it adds an extra couple of...
  2. X-Mode vs. Dual-Function X-Mode (2019-2020)

    Forester Shopping
    What's the difference? Do I need the latter if I anticipate doing some occasional mild off-roading and snowy/icy roads? It would be a $1600 upgrade to go from X-Mode to Dual-Function X-Mode because the only the Sport Trim and above have it standard. Thoughts?