Braeger Chevy helped make these videos
We are still working to obtain content for your car, however the video above is believed to have similar characteristics as your car.
Adding engine coolant (also known as antifreeze) to your 2009 Subaru Forester is pretty easy. Engine coolant circulates through your engine to keep it cool in the summer but won't freeze in the winter. Make sure to check your engine when it is cold for an accurate reading. The video above shows you where the coolant reservoir in your Forester is located and how to add coolant. Be sure to check your owners manual to determine the correct type of fluid to add - for Subarus, it will typically be in a section titled Fluid Capacities in the back of your manual. Mix the coolant with distilled water so that you have a combination of 50% coolant and 50% water. Some coolants will come premixed-that is, you don't need to add any water. These coolants will typically say 50/50 or pre-mixed on the front of the coolant bottle.
Removing the coolant reservoir cap on a warm engine could cause the cap to fly off at a high rate of speed and fluid to spray out of the reservoir. Always wear safety goggles when working on your Forester. Promptly wipe up any spilled fluid as it is highly toxic. Animals love its sweet taste, so even a spilling a small amount on your garage floor can end up in the dog's stomach pretty quickly. If you notice an oily surface in your coolant, immediately have your mechanic inspect your Forester for head gasket leakage
Is the clock in your car ahead or behind? Learn how to set it here!2009 Subaru Forester XT Limited 2.5L 4 Cyl. Turbo
The burnt out tail light: classic reason for a cop to pull you over - change yours now2009 Subaru Forester XT Limited 2.5L 4 Cyl. Turbo
Your coolant should perform well under any condition - just like Aaron Rodgers!2009 Subaru Forester XT Limited 2.5L 4 Cyl. Turbo
Transmissions that leak fluid usually have never been flushed and the seal is finally leaking. The right stop leak product can cure a lot2009 Subaru Forester XT Limited 2.5L 4 Cyl. Turbo
Dirty cabin air filter cause undue wear on your car's heater and AC and can cause bad odors2009 Subaru Forester XT Limited 2.5L 4 Cyl. Turbo
Avoid tickets and accidents with both working headlights! New bulbs are much brighter too2009 Subaru Forester XT Limited 2.5L 4 Cyl. Turbo