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Is the engine problem fixed?
By Renee on
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1999 Subaru Forester 4dr Wagon AWD
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I replaced the head gaskets @ 70k, they started seeping again @100k. Subaru sent out a letter to all owners about the seeping head gaskets and to fix it, you have to add a additive to your antifreeze every time you flush your radiator. This seeping problem is starting to affect my pistons. I've replaced everything around the engine. I have 150k on it now, and with this piston problem, I'm not sure if I should buy another Subaru. I love everything else about it, but am concerned about sinking a ton of money into a new one, as I have with this one. I've replaced a couple of wheel bearings, both axles, all 4 struts & mounts, radiator, heater blower & the air sensor twice.
Favorite Features
The way it handles in the snow. The cargo space - great for flea markets.
Suggested Improvements
Fix the problem with the engine.
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