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Full_of_Regrets
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How Does Your New Subaru's Ac Work?

My AC works fine on flat ground but when climbing hills it blows put hot air instead of cold. Even accelerating on flat ground causes the air temperature to rise immediately. The more throttle you ...

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Stokesfamem7
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"not Ready " Response From Emissions Readiness Monitor For The Catalyst Con...

I took my 2007 Subaru Forester for an emissions test a week ago. The test showed an overall "fail" because of two codes that popped up for the O2 sensor, as well as the OBD system/readiness monito...

17 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 weeks ago)
Full_of_Regrets
100

Excuses Subaru Gives For Cars Using Too Much Oil

1) It is a flat four 2) Mountain driving. 3) Manual transmissions 4) 5-20 oil If Subaru makes cars that cannot handle these driving conditions why don't the warn people and stop making cars that hav...

48 views with 3 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)
Full_of_Regrets
100

Anyone Else Getting Jerked Around On The Oil Consumption Test?

I bought a new 2015 Subaru Forester. It uses oil at 1 quart per 900 miles and getting worse and I only have 10,000 miles on it. I took it to the dealer 2,000 miles ago for a oil consumption test. ...

40 views with 8 answers (last answer about a week ago)
Oneill
10

Did Subaru Ever Fix The Head Gasket Problems?

When did Subaru fix the issues with the head gasket? did they? what model or year? thank you!

67 views with 6 answers (last answer 4 weeks ago)
PaulieK
0

Why Are Late Model Subaru Foresters Required To Use Synthetic Oil?

The salesman told me it was because the have a timing chain instead of a belt. Is this true? And does it make sense?

90 views with 5 answers (last answer 4 weeks ago)
lena999
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Cost Of New Engine On Forester 2000

23 views with 4 answers (last answer about a month ago)
Neratigree
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2015 Subaru Forester- One Front Light Out?

I noticed earlier today in a parking lot that when I saw my car's reflection on the car parked in front of me, only one of my front headlights was on. I thought both came on automatically during the...

14 views with 2 answers (last answer about a month ago)
sunfun55
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Where Do Your Saved Vehicles Go?

I just searched for Subaru Foresteres and saved about 15 cars. Where do I go to see all of the saved cars?

9 views with 2 answers (last answer about a month ago)
Kevin_johnson91
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2001 Subaru Forester Engine Swap

Hi I have a 2001 Subaru forester, I threw a rod through the engine and now must do a swap. I have 2 questions. 1) the engine in my car is the ej251 it was used from 2000 - 2002 in my car, must I u...

15 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)
darlenemaldonado
10

Passenger Window Not Working. Has Power, I Can Hear The Switch

17 views with 5 answers (last answer about a month ago)
Anderman
20

I Have An Urgent Question. I Have And 06 Turbocharged Forester And My Crank...

19 views with 5 answers (last answer about a month ago)
cmhartig
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2014 Forester Xt - Service Manual Says To Use 0w-20 Synthetic Oil. The Fill...

41 views with 3 answers (last answer about a month ago)
Katrina Fenenbock
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Will A 1999 Subaru Forester Rear Window Fit In My 2004 Subaru Forester Rear...

My rear window got busted out. I found a window of a 1999 is it compatible

4 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)
Jack14163
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The Left Front Sway Bar On My 2010 Forester Is Loose Or Broken; Should I Re...

20 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 months ago)
CarlosGQ
30

Forester Cel Blinking, Low Power, Jumpy Idle

My 2005 Subaru Forester just passed Rhode Island inspection last week. I didn't use for 6 days. Last night when we got home I moved the car and noticed a strong gas smell. This morning on I drove it c...

57 views with 11 answers (last answer 2 months ago)
Brooke Wooden
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What Can I Expect To Pay To Have Exhaust Pipe Fixed On My 2005 Subaru Fores...

8 views with 1 answer (last answer 4 weeks ago)
holdenmanagain
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Who's Up For Class Action?(2006 Forester With Solid Cel+flash Cc)

New to site and Subaru-So far not impressed with Subaru! My symptoms very similar to many others.I suggest we push Subaru to do a recall on ALL affected vehicles or face a class action and bad PR!Will...

C_drew
10

Whether To Re-build Or Buy New Engine?

A friend has a 2001 Subaru Forester engine blew. The mechanic told him it needed to be re-built. Current mileage is over 150,000 but under 160,000 miles. Should he have the engine rebuilt? How much...

120 views with 11 answers (last answer about a month ago)
Austin Smittle
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I Have 2004 Subaru Forester 2.5 Xt. My Cruise Light Was Flashing And My Che...

Has a 100,000 miles on it

24 views with 2 answers (last answer 3 months ago)
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