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#1 subegrl

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Posted 05 February 2004 - 11:49 AM

the cd rom on ebay for forester tech manuals goes up to 2000. I have a 2001. What would be different about my car that wouldn't be on the cd rom? Would it still make sense for me to get the cd rom?

#2 calebz

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Posted 05 February 2004 - 12:18 PM

Don't know which CD you are referring to.. Most(not all ) of the Ebay CD manuals I have seen have been crap

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Posted 05 February 2004 - 01:16 PM

I believe it was 2001 when they "freshened" the Forester a bit. Larger taillights, different grill, changed the model features around a bit (eg, I think they changed from rear drums to discs on one of the models... ) Mechanically, I'm not aware of anything that would be significantly different. 2000 and 2001 would both have the Phase II engine. The model didn't change until 2003 with the new platform.

I have no idea if the CD is any good or not.

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#4 Ma-fia

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Posted 06 February 2004 - 06:56 AM

With patience you'll be able to find pretty much anything on eBay: I've even got a FACTORY paper manual for a 2002 car (not Subaru) for 40 bucks!
But I've been looking regularly for 4 or 5 months. If 2000's out, 2001 will be available shortly, just wait.

#5 Subie Gal

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Posted 06 February 2004 - 12:26 PM

why not just download the pdf files for YOUR car
YOURSELF? Why risk some knock-off Ebay Scam?

it's only $19.95

http://techinfo.subaru.com

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#6 Ma-fia

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Posted 06 February 2004 - 02:48 PM

Originally posted by Subie Gal http://techinfo.subaru.com

Duh!!! I even knew about it.
Of course it's the best option.




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