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2007 Subaru Forester Electrical and AC Problems and Repair Histories

61 TrueDelta members own a 2007 Subaru Forester. 14 of these members (23%) have reported electrical and air conditioning repairs for their car. A total of 10 electrical and air conditioning repairs to 2007 Subaru Foresters--an average of 0.2 per vehicle--have been reported.

See our lemon odds and nada odds page for more details. To see how frequently 2007 Subaru Forester problems occur, check out our car reliability stats.

Want to read about specific problems behind these stats? Jump to the 2007 Subaru Forester problem descriptions below.

Don't infer 2007 Subaru Forester problem frequency from what you see on this page. Many lucky owners have had no repairs, and their cars are not shown.

Percentage of 2007 Subaru Forester repairs by problem area

44% of the 2007 Subaru Forester repairs were to the engine, 6% to the transmission, 6% to the brakes, 16% to the suspension, 16% to the electrical or air-conditioning systems, 6% to the body and trim, and 5% to other areas of the vehicle.

Chart based on 62 repairs.

2007 Subaru Forester electrical and air conditioning repair cost distribution

Of the 2007 Subaru Forester electrical and air conditioning repairs that were not covered by warranty and were not do-it-yourself repairs, 29% cost less than $100, 14% between $100 and $499, 29% between $500 and $999, 14% between $1000 and $2499, and 14% more than $2500.

Chart based on 7 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
Non-members can see only ten 2007 Subaru Forester Electrical and Air Conditioning problems and repair histories. Log in or join us to see them all.
Repair costs are in local units.

2007 Subaru Forester 4dr SUV

turbocharged 224hp 2.5L H4 4-speed automatic AWD

Subaru Forester in Colorado, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Mar 2012 112000    
143000 580 Bad alternator and battery. Battery would not hold charge and alternator was not providing current. 

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2007 Subaru Forester 4dr SUV

173-horsepower 2.5L H4 5-speed manual AWD

Subaru Forester in New Mexico, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Dec 2008 28000    
109000 1800 Battery replaced. 
140000  

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2007 Subaru Forester 4dr SUV

173-horsepower 2.5L H4 4-speed automatic AWD

Subaru Forester in Nova Scotia, Canada
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Apr 2011 36580    
66340 380 replaced driver window motor. dirty/seized. 
67580  
Subaru Forester in Ontario, Canada
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jul 2010 46500    
48360 0 head light bulb and front light on the left side 
70060 759 Alternator failed to charge, replaced Battery too 
Subaru Forester in California, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Jan 2010 53000    
120000 55 Break light switch went intermittent, which prevented transmission from shifting out of park. 
129000  
Subaru Forester in New York, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Mar 2009 32000    
38000 0 Lock on driver's door stopped responding to remote. It could be locked manually. Actuator was replaced in driver's door. 
73000 100 Car would not shift out of park. Brake light sensor was replaced. 
102000  
Subaru Forester in Wisconsin, United States
Date Odometer
(in miles)
Cost Problem/Repair Description
Mar 2011 50000    
66000 15 Both low beams failed one after the other. We keep low beams on at all times so this factors in. Both high beams usable till low beams repaired. Repaired withing two days. 
96000  

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