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1998 Subaru Forester

18 Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs)

TSB List for the 1998 Subaru Forester

The TSB information displayed below are summaries. Unfortunately we do not have access to the full versions. To get full information about a particular TSB, write down the TSB title & date, & either contact your local dealer or click on the links below.

SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING

  • TSB #035002

    NHTSA ID #10000642

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 23 2002
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NEW PROCEDURE FOR REPLACING REAR WHEEL BEARINGS. *TT

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SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK

  • TSB #040599

    NHTSA ID #606645

    • Date Announced: APRIL 05 1999
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBJECT REGARDING BRAKE MASTER CYLINDER SAFETY RECALL CAMPAIGN ON SOME VEHICLES WITH ABS. *TT

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SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE

  • TSB #063103

    NHTSA ID #10002989

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 08 2004
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: REPLACEMENT OF THE ELECTRONIC CONTROL UNIT (ECU) FOR ANTI-LOCK BRAKE SYSTEM (ABS) REPAIR. *TT UPDATE. *TT

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE

  • TSB #115398

    NHTSA ID #604484

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 05 1999
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CUSTOMER MAY COMPLAIN OF A SLIGHT ENGINE HESITATION ON VEHICLES WITH MANUAL TRANSMISSIONS 2.5L AND 2.2L ENGINES. TT

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS

  • TSB #02

    NHTSA ID #10019343

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2006
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: RUBBING MARK ON TIMING BELT. SUBARU. *TT

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POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY

POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION

  • TSB #17

    NHTSA ID #631078

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2002
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBJECT REGARDING SHIFTER RATTLE. *JG

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  • TSB #034899

    NHTSA ID #608198

    • Date Announced: JULY 14 1999
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH MANUAL TRANSMISSIONS MAY EXHIBIT FIRST GEAR POPPING OUT WHILE DRIVING. *TT

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POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE

  • TSB #010898

    NHTSA ID #605778

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION ON INSTALLING REAR DIFFERENTIAL PROTECTOR . *TT

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

  • TSB #08-06-97

    NHTSA ID #604956

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 06 1997
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: LOCATION OF THE TRANSIT CONNECTOR. *TT

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION

  • TSB #010103

    NHTSA ID #10001929

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2003
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SOA REPLACEMENT IGNITION WIRE SET. *TT *JB

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AIR BAGS

  • TSB #010898

    NHTSA ID #605779

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION REGARDING THE AVAILABILITY OF RETROFIT AIR BAG

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SEAT BELTS:FRONT:BUCKLE ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #170601

    NHTSA ID #626926

    • Date Announced: APRIL 20 2005
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION REGARDING SEAT BELT LATCH SLIDES TO THE LOWER SEAT BELT ANCHOR. *YH UPDATED *EH

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STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE

  • TSB #128505

    NHTSA ID #10015186

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 25 2005
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES INFORMATION TO PROPERLY DIAGNOSIS THE REAR GATE STAYS AND ALSO AVOIDS UNNECESSARY REPLACEMENT OF NON-FAILED STAYS. *TT

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TIRES

  • TSB #SB-05-50-10R

    NHTSA ID #10037968

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 03 2011
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBARU: THERE IS A STEERING WHEEL VIBRATION AT HIGHWAY SPEEDS DUE TO AN IMPORPER WHEEL BALANCE. *RM

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EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

  • TSB #184498

    NHTSA ID #600708

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 18 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBJECT ON SERVICE MANUAL CORRECTION. *YC

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  • TSB #97061301146

    NHTSA ID #53025

    • Date Announced: JUNE 13 1997
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: VARIOUS INFORMATION ON PROCEDURES AND THEFT PREVENTION STANDARDS. *YC

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UNKNOWN OR OTHER

  • TSB #010398

    NHTSA ID #602135

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 1998
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION ON ACCESSORY INSTALLATION MANUAL. *YC

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