Shall I replace the timing belt on a 2001 Forester with 50,000 miles? I plan to sell it in about six months.

Asked by Nov 14, 2011 at 10:37 PM about the 2001 Subaru Forester L

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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recomended timeing belt change is 80,000 miles.

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