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2009 Subaru Forester X 4dr Man

2009 Subaru Forester
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All Wheel Drive, 4 Door, 4WD Sport Utility
20 mpg city / 26 mpg hwy
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Is it normal for 2013 forester to shake when I start my car?
My new 2013 forester shakes (I can see it and feel it) when I start my car. I I had a 2004 forester before and never experienced this problem. I took it to a dealership's mechanic...
Asked by Eleonora L December 7, 2012, 11:58 am 0 reply
Cost of 60K so high
Why is the cost of a 60K service so high here in California
Asked by Robert H July 17, 2012, 8:51 am 0 reply
2012 subaru forester sputters uphill
when cruising highway 55-65 mph it slightly sputters before downshifting ca has 5700 miles on it and it kind of ticks me off. any suggestions as to if anythings wrong or what i sho...
Asked by J H May 3, 2012, 10:18 am 0 reply
How do you like your Subaru Forester?
What kind of parts need replacing in the 100-200,000 mile zone?
Asked by Colleen S August 28, 2009, 6:36 pm 1 reply
Will it damage my 2003 Forester if I use 85 oct fuel instead of 87 oct or higher?
Can I use the lowest octane fuel when I buy gas, or will it damage my 2003 Forester?
Asked by Mark P March 15, 2011, 5:10 pm 0 reply
Can I perform my own 30K mile Service/Maintenance
I am pretty good with Maintenance and Service items and would like to perform my own 30k Mile service of the Vehicle. One reason is that the dealer wants about $500+ to perform t...
Asked by C B February 14, 2011, 12:10 pm 0 reply
Question about the use of chains on the 2010 Forrester.
The owners manual states that "spring chains" may be used on the front wheels only provided adequate clearance can be assured. Would this apply to Alpine Premier self adjusting ch...
Asked by Marc N November 23, 2010, 12:48 pm 0 reply
AC system question
When I set my heating system to use "recirculated " air rather than fresh air ... where is the vent that pulls air back into the system? Is it one of the 2 vents under each seat? ...
Asked by Beth F April 28, 2010, 8:04 am 0 reply



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