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Can I replace the Knock Sensor myself easily?

(1998 Subaru Forester)
in Port Gibson, NY on March 08, 2010
My knock sensor is causing the check engine light to be illuminated. Is this an easy fix, and does anyone have simple instructions?
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on March 08, 2010
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on June 10, 2010
its very easy,i just did it last week on my 99 forester,worked out very fine,u just need a wrench and a ratchet and it will take u less than 5 mins,
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