Jump to content

Welcome to Ultimate Subaru Message Board, my lurker friend!

Welcome to Ultimate Subaru Message Board, an unparalleled Subaru community full of the greatest Subaru gurus and modders on the planet! We offer technical information and discussion about all things Subaru, the best and most popular all wheel drive vehicles ever created.

We offer all this information for free to everyone, even lurkers like you! All we ask in return is that you sign up and give back some of what you get out - without our awesome registered users none of this would be possible! Plus, you get way more great stuff as a member! Lurk to lose, participate to WIN*!
  • Say hello and join the conversation
  • Subscribe to topics and forums to get automatic updates
  • Get your own profile and make new friends
  • Classifieds with all sorts of Subaru goodies
  • Photo hosting in our gallery
  • Meet other cool people with cool cars
Seriously, what are you waiting for? Make your life more fulfilling and join today! You and your Subaru won't regret it, we guarantee** it.

* The joy of participation and being generally awesome constitutes winning
** Not an actual guarantee, but seriously, you probably won't regret it!

Serving the Subaru Community since May 18th, 1998!

Guest Message by DevFuse


Hello from North Akron, Ohio

  • Please log in to reply
1 reply to this topic

#1 randomlyrob



  • Members
  • Pip
  • 5 posts
  • Akron, OH

Posted 29 September 2013 - 08:14 PM



I've connected to your forum because a couple of friends of mine have purchased Subarus recently and they normally come to me for car repair advice. I've not had the opportunity to work on many Subarus and am looking for a resource to inquire when I get stumped. Second, I'm looking to purchase an 08 Forester Sport X with 93k miles and am curious as to what I should looking for, if any, normal problem areas? Lastly, does anyone know of a local Subaru guru in the Akron/Northeast Ohio area? I have many specialists that I go to for other brands, but again, I'm not connected with anyone for Subarus. Thanks so very much for your time and information!




#2 idosubaru


    Elite Master of the Subaru

  • Members
  • 24,105 posts
  • East Coast

Posted 29 September 2013 - 08:35 PM

you've found some subaru specialists right here!  this forum is the best in my opinion as far as technical expertise and experience.  a lot of the other forums are excellent but sometimes have to sift through inexperienced commentary too.


welcome aboard.  the forester sounds like the turbo variety - they have issues if they're not run on full synthetic their entire lives due to some unforgiving oil supply designs.  if you can verify full synthetic changes that's a very good thing.  otherwise, great vehicle.


there are some subaru enthusiasts in that area, an SVX guy comes to mind but i forget his name and he doesn't frequent this forum.  i have family in canton and go there from time to time, will be there friday actually. 


good luck with the subarus

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users