All major topics are covered complete step-by-step instruction, diagrams, illustration, and specifications to repair and troubleshoot. In an accident, this can increase the risk or severity of injury. B N Neutral This position is for restarting a stalled engine. D Do not store spray cans, containers with flammable or corro- sive liquids or any other dangerous items in the storage compart- ment. Do not raise the vehicle higher than necessary. To use the cup holder, open the lid by pulling its upper edge. Press either button on the transmitter to turn off the Panic alarm.
Warm up the engine by letting the engine idle for about 10 minutes to ease draining the engine oil. D Make sure the cables are replaced in the correct order. Special materials and protective finishes have been used on most parts of the vehicle to help maintain fine appearance, strength, and reliable opera- tion. Cold temperatures reduce battery capac- ity. D Never stack luggage or other cargo higher than the top of the seatback because it could tumble forward and injure passengers in the event of a sudden stop or accident. Many people are scared to touch their cars because it seems difficult. Do not touch such hot parts.
In the treble control mode, the display shows the indication as shown. D When there are no blanks between selections live concerts, etc. J Cooling and dehumidifying in high humidity and low temperature weather condition Under certain weather conditions high relative humidity, low tempera- tures, etc. Doing so may lead to an accident. This may cause loss of vehicle control and result in personal injury.
D Never use different brands of clutch fluid together. To dry the brakes, drive the vehicle at a safe speed while lightly pressing the brake pedal to heat up the brakes. Align the claws of the metal support with the grooves in the rubber and slide the blade rubber assembly into the metal support until it locks. Remove the under cover of the steering column. Loosen the radiator cap to drain the coolant from the radiator. Cold means that the vehicle has been parked for three hours or has been driven less than 1 mile 1.
The Impreza and the Forester share the platform. In some cases, its the same manual. The luggage compartment is equipped with four anchorage eyelets so that luggage can be secured with a luggage net or ropes. The Forester was debuted to the world in 1995, at the Tokyo Motor Show as the Streega concept. D Never attempt jump starting if the discharged battery is frozen. The display shows the current elevation relative to the starting elevation.
Warm air also comes out from the right and left air outlets. To move the head rest rearward, push the top of the head rest rear- ward. Insert the both ends of the cover housing into the retainers. The second generation was debuted at the 2002 Chicago Auto Show. We urge you to read this manual carefully so that you may understand your vehicle and its operation. Range: —660 to 9200 ft —200 to 2800 m at a pitch of 20 ft or 10 m in metric measurement units. To return the seatback to its original position, unlock the seatback by pulling the release handle and raise it until it locks into place and make sure that it is securely locked.
Repairs needed as a result of using the wrong refrigerant are not covered under warranty. Remove the plate by removing a mounting screw. For safety, when performing this work, wearing eye protection is advisable. Go grab your Subaru Forester service manual today! Fully close the ashtray after using it to help reduce residual smoke. All of Chilton's online content for the 1999 Subaru Forester is updated monthly, so you'll have the most recent information on hand for any Do-It-Yourself project. Grasp the locked end of the blade rubber assembly and pull it firmly until the stoppers on the rubber are free of the metal support. The jack and jack handle are stored in the left side storage tray.
J Checking the brake pedal reserve distance More than 2. Remove the bulb holder from the front turn signal light assembly by turning it counterclockwise. Remove the fog light assembly by removing the two screws. Do not drive after taking any medications that can make you drowsy or otherwise affect your abil- ity to safely operate a motor vehicle. B The valet button built into the status indicator The Valet Button is used to engage Valet Mode see Valet Mode Sec- tion. Do not touch such hot parts.
Pull the bulb out of the socket. When the radio is powered on, control mode is in the volume control. D Do not store spray cans, containers with flammable or corro- sive liquids or any other dangerous items in the storage tray. Apply the parking brake firmly. Press the control lever repeatedly until the desired speed is reached. Materials and specifications are subject to change without notice.
D All barometric readings reported in local weather reports are cor- rected to a sea-level reading regardless of altitude. When weighing the tongue load, be sure to posi- tion the towing coupler at the height at which it would be during actual towing, using a jack as shown. The addition of a cleaning agent may cause damage to the fuel system. Before installing a new oil filter, apply a thin coat of engine oil to the seal. The fifth generation 2019 Subaru Forester was on March 28, 2018, at the New York International Auto Show.