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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...

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Austin Smittle

I Have 2004 Subaru Forester 2.5 Xt. My Cruise Light Was Flashing And My Che...

Has a 100,000 miles on it

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1999 Subaru Forester L 2457 Cc, Burns Oil, No Leaks, Oil Pressure Light Com...

The car has had a lot of work done on it, valves, timing belt, new suspension, new fuel lines rustproofing and undercoating. 2457 cc engine, 220,000 miles, and it drives great.. The only problems a...

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Anna Dickerson

I Have A 2003 Subaru Forester. The Engine Light Does Not Illuminate At All....

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Why Would My 2004 Subaru Make A Loud Noise When I Accelerate?

My 2004 Subaru has 66K miles on it. When I drove it yesterday, it made a loud noise every time I had my foot on the accelerator. What could this be?

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Stereo Speakers

speakers are distorted.

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What Years Forester Will An 08 Engine Fit

My wife rolled her 08 Forester, just finished the 105k mi. engine service and wondered what years body I could put the engine/trans in?


Subaru Forester 2003...anyone Else Have This Problem-engine Suddenly Dies? ...

Check Engine light on response OBDII Code "PO519 SUBARU" pointed to faulty Idle Air Control Valve, Vacuum leak, Idle Control Valve harness open or shorted, Idle Control circuit connection as the possi...

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Stephanie Madden

Check Engine Light And Flashing Cruise Control Indicator 2014 Subaru Forest...

My check engine light came on along with a flashing cruise control indicator light in my 2014 forester. I have 30000 miles on it and have never had any issues before. I've tried to read up on it but...

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Airbag Light On Dash After Changing Front Driver Seat

Changed drivers side front seat. Origanal had air bag. The one I replaced does not have air bag. Since the air bag connector is not plugged in I have a airbag light on dash. Does this light mean all...

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Will A 1999 Forester At Fit A 1998 Forester


Anybody Have Issues With 2014 Forester Transferring All Old Phone Messages ...

Dealer and subaru tech says I must delete all my messages before getting in the car each time otherwise it will download and play all those old messages each That is not a good fix. I us...


I Need To Replace Rear Struts - What Is The Best Replacement?

I own a 2006 Subaru Forester L.L.Bean Edition. I went for a State Inspection and was informed it failed because the Passenger Side Rear Strut is Blown Out. I am searching for what kind of strut is o...

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2002 Subaru Forester L, Drum Brakes In Rear

A garage told me they were replacing the rear brakes. I got the car back, and the rear passenger side is making a clicking noise when I apply the brakes. I came to discover that the brake shoes an...

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David Bieda

Forester Xt / W Blinking Cruise Control Light And Service Engine Light On, ...

2007 Forester XT / W 100 K blinking cruise light and loss of turbo, sluggish. what is going on?

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What Is White Plastic Tank Under The Air Filter For?

Just noticed that underneath the air filter in my 2015 Forester, there is a large white plastic tank, similar in appearance to the windshield and coolant tanks. What is it exactly? I can't find any ...

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Rear Lights Flash On And Off Rhythmically Even When Car Is Off And Key Is R...

the clock light and dashbord light flash on and off at the same time and there is a tick tick sound as they blink on and off like the blinker is on ( but its not and the hazard light on top of stee...

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Problem Starting.

2003 Suburu Forester sticks in parking gear and does not want to crank over. Eventually it will start by jiggling the shifter and withdrawing the key and reinserting it. Any ideas?


My Cel Light Came On Steady And The Cruise Control Started Flashing Last Ye...

The dealer charged me $1200 to replace some hard to get to pollution control valves. It happened again last week shortly after I gassed up at a Brand X station. This time I followed advice on this s...

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