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1998 Subaru Forester Base 4dr Manual NA Pkg AWD

1998 Subaru Forester
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All Wheel Drive, 4 Door, 4WD Special Purpose
21 mpg city / 27 mpg hwy
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July 18, 2012, 7:15 am

Robert E
 

Question: 2009 Subaru Forrester 30,000 mile tuneup.

Why did my Subaru Mechanic want to install "Partial Platinum Spark Plugs" instead of PLATINUM SPARK PLUGS, at 32,000 miles? He said the Platinum Plugs are only installed in the Turbocharged models of the Forrester.


July 22, 2012, 10:16 pm

Tyler O
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For the non turbo engine the plugs are listed:

Spark plug

Manufacturer and type NGK: FR5AP-11 Laser Platinum Premium Spark Plug

Use this plug.


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