2005 Subaru Forester Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 2005 Subaru Forester

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2005 Subaru Forester

Most Common 2005 Subaru Forester Problems

2005 Subaru Forester vehicles have 21 reported problems.The most commonly reported 2005 Subaru Forester problem is: Subaru Front O2 Sensor Recall
The front oxygen (air fuel ratio) sensor element may develop a crack, causing the check engine light to illuminate....
The check engine light may illuminate because of low catalytic converter efficiency. this same issue may cause the...

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The Subaru Forester Reliability Rating is 3.5 out of 5.0, which ranks it 21st out of 26 for compact SUVs. The average annual repair cost is $632 which means it has average ownership costs. The frequency and severity of repairs are both fairly average when compared with all other vehicles.

Most Common 2005 Subaru Forester Questions

There are 30 related questions for 2005 Subaru Forester vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked questions.
It will shudder at very low speed when turning either going forward or reverse. all the oils have been flushed, that...

2005 Subaru Forester Recalls

2005 Subaru Forester vehicles have 1 known recalls. The most common recall is: Front Lower Control Arms May Break.
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