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Hi, My 2006 Subaru Forrester Wont Start! We Thought It Was The Ecu, Or Amc ...

I stopped working on the highway. we smelled a blown fuse

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Is There Any Way To Remove The Whole Front(fenders,grill Structureal Steel ...

Hit a deer about a month ago & drivers side fender, hood, grill, light assembly & structural steel for front damaged.

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My Subaru Clunks When Turning--but Only Sporadically--

I took my car to the dealer 3 times--the first two times, they said they couldn't find anything; yesterday, they said it was a rock in the control arm--but it's still "clunking" The problem is I ca...

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Light Bulb Not Working On Brand New Headlight

Hello My car was hit-and-ran and the headlight was broken. Took it to the shop. The shop claims they installed a brand new headlight. Got the car back - one of the bulbs in the brand new headlight ...


2012 Forester Dash Lights Like It"s Christmas All Of A Sudden.

i drove it to work just fine with the exception of a low tire pressure (!) light popping on. come to the end of my shift go to leave and the the check engine light is on soild, the cruise is blinki...

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Does Forester xt accept a legacy GT rear strut. Does it bolt straight on?

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I Did A Transmission Flush/fill On A 2010 Subaru Forester. Car Now Has A Gu...

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Engine Overheating/fans Not Coming On

Recently I was stuck in standstill traffic on a hill for a while and my engine began to overheat. I turned on the heat full blast for a bit as I learned to do when one of my fans died in the past....

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2013 Turbo Subaru Forester Had Started To Stall What Could This Be

My 2013 Turbo Automatic Subaru has started to stall. Once going it seems ok any ideas what this could be?..There is a little coolant on top of the radiator which I had replaced 12 months ago? Any i...

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2006 Forester Dies While Driving, No Power

My sons Forester died on him last night while driving. He said the radio would turn off and on, warning lights turned on and off, but the loud noise from the engine made him pull over and turn it o...


Should I Buy Subaru Forester 2017 Or Honda Crv 2016? Which One Is More Reli...

Is Honda CRV or Subaru Forester is eaiser to maintain and which car is safer? I have Honda Odyssey and loves it. Never own Subaru cars and don't know anything about it as far as maintenance cost.

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What The Possible Issues? If My Subaru Forester 98 The Radiator Fans Not Wo...

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My Forester Shuts Off While I Am Driving With No Warning

While my foot is on the accelerator my forester (2001) just cuts off


Oil Consumption High And Wheel Bearings Worn At 29.000 Miles

Oil consumption high and wheel bearings worn at 29.000 miles on my 2015 Forester. The car since new uses a quart of oil between each scheduled oil change, I complained but they told a story about m...

37 views with 2 answers (last answer about a month ago)

I Was Consdring To Buy Subaru Forster 2.5 Engine .after Careful Review Of T...

Dose 2016 Forster has it head gasket problem with same design engine?


How Can I Get The Dash Computer To Report Accurate Gas Volume After Fill Up...

My 2016 forester has 5000 mi and up until my last 2 fill ups it reported the accurate gas volume 390 miles. The dealer told me it is normal. Why did it work correctly for the first 5000mi? They told...

16 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)

My 2003 Subabru Forester Ac Compressor Sems To Have Seized. Is It Merely T...

My 2003 Subaru AC Compressor seems to have seized. Do you think it is the clutch or something inside the compressor?

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2011 Subaru Forester Check Engine Light

My gas cap was loose on my 2011 Subaru forester, which I didn't realize until the check engine, ABV and blinking cruise control light all came on two days ago in the morning. I tightened the gas cap...

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2014 Subaru Forester Emissions Control System Error?

About four months ago I purchased a 2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i premium from a local used car lot. First and foremost, I went there with no intention of buying a car that day but as used car salesme...

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