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2007 Subaru Forester Repair Histories

2007 Subaru Forester Repair Histories 2007 Subaru Forester Repair Histories

68 TrueDelta members own (or used to own) a 2007 Subaru Forester. 32 of these members (47.1%) have reported repairs for their car. A total of 77 repairs to 2007 Subaru Foresters--an average of 1.1 per vehicle--have been reported.

See our lemon odds and nada odds page to see vehicles with no repairs or vehicles with more than three repairs. To see how frequently 2007 Subaru Forester problems occur, check out our car reliability stats.

Percentage of 2007 Subaru Forester repairs by problem area

Chart based on 77 repairs.

2007 Subaru Forester repair cost distribution

Chart based on 36 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
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2007 Subaru Forester 4dr SUV

turbocharged 224hp 2.5L H4 5-speed manual AWD

Subaru Forester in New Jersey, United States
Jun 2010 - Jun 2012
Jul 2010   Fixed dashboard squeak and replaced a headlight bulb 
Subaru Forester in California, United States
Dec 2008 - Mar 2015
Dec 2010 US $730 Two cracked plastic "roll-over" vent valves on top of fuel tank were replaced. 
Jul 2012   A rubber transmission mount was collapsed causing misalignment between the engine and transmission. 
Feb 2014   The auto dimming mirror was very wobbly/loose on its mount to windshield. Dealer said mirror mount was stripped and replaced the mount that attaches the mirror to the base glued to the windshield. 

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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
Dec 2007 - Jun 2014
Oct 2007   Defective radiator cap allowed pressure to escape and caused car to drive too hot. Dealer says this is a problem w/ the new caps. 
May 2008   Same repair as previously. Defective radiator cap cause car to drive too hot. Again replaced cap. Car still under warranty. 
Jan 2009   Radiator cap: antifreeze accumulates under it & causes system to overheat. 3rd radiator cap on this car. 
Jun 2009   Window screech while being put up or down. Dealer says problem is stabilizer bars. Parts ordered. 
Aug 2009   Windows screeched going up or down. Dealer replaced stabilizer bars under warranty. 
Feb 2011 US $81 Same old problem: for the 4th time the radiator cap malfunctioned, coolant was lost & the car started to heat up. 
Sep 2012   Master bearing of clutch went out; clutch replaced. Timing belt replaced, $1200 of total. Battery replaced. 
Mar 2013   Catalytic convertor needs replacing. Cost would be $1100. Did not do this repair. 
Nov 2013   Replaced left wheel bearing, did brakes & re-aligned. Catalytic convertors replaced. 

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2007 Subaru Forester 4dr SUV

173-horsepower 2.5L H4 4-speed automatic AWD

Subaru Forester in Michigan, United States
Dec 2009 - Mar 2011
Dec 2010   Check engine light with cruise light flashing. Diagnosed as cat converter fault. Replaced under warranty. 
Subaru Forester in Ontario, Canada
Jul 2010 - Sep 2013
Nov 2010   head light bulb and front light on the left side 
Aug 2011 C $1000 all braking pads plus discs needed to be changed 
Sep 2013   Alternator failed to charge, replaced Battery too 
Subaru Forester in Florida, United States
Sep 2010 - Jun 2011
Oct 2010   replaced ecm and fuel pump 
Subaru Forester in Texas, United States
Jan 2009 - Sep 2012
Dec 2009   cracked hose on fuel vapor recovery system was cause of check engine light. Dealer had suggested replacing gas cap first. 
Subaru Forester in Ontario, Canada
Dec 2008 - Jun 2009
Jan 2009   Transmission replaced in August. This was for a trans oil leak from the job. 
Subaru Forester in New York, United States
Mar 2009 - Jun 2013
Jul 2009   Lock on driver's door stopped responding to remote. It could be locked manually. Actuator was replaced in driver's door. 
Sep 2011 US $100 Car would not shift out of park. Brake light sensor was replaced. 
Subaru Forester in Nevada, United States
Apr 2009 - Jul 2010
Sep 2009   Moonroof not closing properly. Had to order more parts. 
Oct 2009   Moonroof malfunction 

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