Forward and backward adjustment Pull the lever upward and slide the seat to the desired position. In order to lock the doors you must either lock them as in- dicated in step 4 below or with the key once they have been closed. To open the fuel filler lid, pull the lid release lever up. The red, white, and blue gauge faces are gaudy. The spare tire and the tools are stored under the floor of the cargo area. It is also important to wear your seatbelt to help avoid injuries that can result when an occupant is not seated in a proper.
B: Rear seat, window-side seating positions Recommended positions for all types of child restraint systems. And when the engine is turned off, it takes a much greater effort than usual to steer. We urge you to read this manual carefully so that you may understand your vehicle and its operation. In addition, some gasoline suppliers are now producing reformulated gasolines, which are designed to reduce vehicle emissions. The All-Wheel-Drive capability of the vehicle has now been deactivated. Defrosting or defogging the wind- shield To direct warm air to the windshield and front door windows:.
Rear gate — if the rear gate cannot be opened In the event that you cannot open the rear gate by operating the power door locking. All season tires All season tires are designed to provide an adequate measure of traction, handling and braking performance in year-round driving including snowy and icy road conditions. Take it to your local mechanic — if you can find one you can trust and he has the experience and expertise to service your Subaru Forester. Mated to the heavier Forester, however, it rates about a 4. By pressing and releasing the left button, the automatic dimming function is toggled on or off. These are normal characteristics of Vehicle Dynamics Control operation and are no cause for alarm.
For safety, in case an explosion does occur, wear eye protection or shield your eyes when work-. If either front seatbelt does not. Installing forward facing child re- straint 1. Be sure to position the claws at the end of the support between the stoppers on the rubber as shown. The washer fluid sprays until you release the washer button. Each lower anchorage is located where the seat cushion meets the seatback.
The zone setting is factory preset to Zone 8. The vehicle is involved in frontal collision with another vehicle moving or station- ary. Check for proper operation of the brake lights and turn signal lights each time you hitch up. Pull out the level gauge again and check the oil level on it. Just after driving or while the engine is warm, the engine oil level reading may be in a range between the upper level and the notch mark.
Use the disc select button to select the disc to be ejected. And it still feels tippy when driven hard and not particularly solid over rough roads. Make sure the booster battery is 12 volts and the negative terminal is grounded. Remove the wheel nuts and the flat tire. Operate the seatback assist- ing with your hands. To dry the brakes, drive the vehicle at a safe speed while lightly pressing the brake pedal to heat up the brakes.
Also have them adjusted after tire repairs and after tire rotation. The floor mat is secured using the built-in grommets, by placing the grommets over the pins and pushing them downward. Occupants could get burned if they come into direct contact with the hot gas. Download link: On those rare occasions when your Subaru Forester needs maintenance or repairs you have three options: 1. Center ventilators Move the tab up and down or right and left to adjust the flow direction.
Keep the washer button depressed at least for 1 second so that washer solution will be sprinkled all over the windshield or rear window. Rotating the tires involves switch- ing the front and rear tires on the right-hand side of the vehicle and similarly switching the front and rear tires on the left-hand side of the vehicle. In addition, be sure to follow the. If you fail to insert any disc during each 15 seconds interval, the full disc loading mode will be canceled, and the player will start playback of the disc inserted first. Other- wise, the possibility of serious injury becomes greater in the event of a sudden stop or acci-. If you are not sure what the fuel contains, you should ask your service station. The child restraint system should meet all applic- able requirements of Federal Motor Vehi- cle Safety Standards for the United States or of Canada Motor Vehicle Safety Stan-.