Safety Ratings
2004 Subaru Forester
Front Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Rollover 4.0000
Number of Recalls2
Number of Complaints103
Number of Investigations1
Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding 2004 Subaru Forester vehicles

2004 Subaru Forester (9/6/2011)  

Campaign Number: 11V464000

Component Name: SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER ARM

Manufacturer: Subaru of America, Inc.

Description: SUBARU IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2002-2007 IMPREZA, MODEL YEAR 2003-2008 FORESTER, AND MODEL YEAR 2005-2006 SAAB 9-2X VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM SEPTEMBER 5, 2000 THROUGH NOVEMBER 26, 2007 ORIGINALLY SOLD, OR CURRENTLY REGISTERED IN, MASSACHUSETTS, MARYLAND, MICHIGAN, NEW HAMPSHIRE, NEW YORK, PENNSYLVANIA, VERMONT, WISCONSIN, CONNECTICUT, DELAWARE, IOWA, ILLINOIS, INDIANA, MAINE, MINNESOTA, MISSOURI, NEW JERSEY, OHIO, RHODE ISLAND, WEST VIRGINIA AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA. THE FRONT LOWER CONTROL ARMS MAY BREAK AT THE HANGER BRACKETS DUE TO CORROSION IF THE HANGER BRACKET IS EXPOSED TO SALTY AND HUMID ENVIRONMENTS SUCH AS ROADS CONTAINING SNOW MELTING AGENT.

Defect: A BROKEN CONTROL ARM CAN RESULT IN THE LOSS OF CONTROL OF THE VEHICLE, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.

Corrective Action: SUBARU WILL HANDLE THEIR VEHICLES AND SAAB WILL HANDLE THEIRS. DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE DEGREE OF CORROSION OF THE FRONT LOWER CONTROL ARMS, AND WILL EITHER RUSTPROOF OR REPLACE THEM. THIS SERVICE WILL BE PERFORMED FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING DECEMBER 2011. OWNERS MAY CONTACT SUBARU AT 1-800-782-2783.

2004 Subaru Forester (10/1/2004)  

Campaign Number: 04V473000

Component Name: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Manufacturer: Subaru of America, Inc.

Description: ON CERTAIN PASSENGER AND SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES, THE COVER BOLTS FOR THE ENGINE OIL CONTROL VALVE MAY NOT BE SUFFICIENTLY TIGHTENED, ALLOWING OIL TO LEAK FROM AROUND THE COVER GASKET.

Defect: IF LEAKING OIL CONTACTS COMPONENTS OPERATING AT HIGH TEMPERATURES, A FIRE COULD RESULT IN THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND RETIGHTEN THE OIL-FLOW CONTROL VALVE COVER BOLTS. THE RECALL BEGAN ON OCTOBER 8, 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT SUBARU AT 1-800-782-2783.

2004 SUBARU FORESTER for sale

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2004 Subaru Forester

$3,995

2004 SUBARU FORESTER

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 137,252 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Scottsdale, AZ
$3,999

2004 SUBARU FORESTER 2.5XT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 243,314 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Prospect, CT
  • MPG: 17 City / 21 Hwy
  • 30 Days on Lot
$3,995
$4,995
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2004 SUBARU FORESTER 2.5X

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 195,411 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Sussex, NJ
  • MPG: 17 City / 21 Hwy
  • 5 Days on Lot
$7,998

2004 SUBARU FORESTER 2.5XT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 133,345 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Las Vegas, NV
  • MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy
  • 3 Days on Lot
$6,991

2004 SUBARU FORESTER 2.5XS

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 152,855 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Northumberland, PA
  • MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy
  • 9 Days on Lot
$6,995

2004 SUBARU FORESTER 2.5XT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: N/A
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Copiague, NY
  • MPG: 17 City / 21 Hwy
  • 8 Days on Lot
$5,450

2004 SUBARU FORESTER 2.5XT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 154,352 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Hayesville, NC
  • MPG: 17 City / 21 Hwy
  • 7 Days on Lot
$8,995

2004 SUBARU FORESTER 2.5X

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 103,843 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Melbourne, FL
  • MPG: 17 City / 21 Hwy
  • 124 Days on Lot
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2004 SUBARU FORESTER 2.5X

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 98,830 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Billings, MT
  • MPG: 17 City / 21 Hwy
  • 157 Days on Lot
$6,988

2004 SUBARU FORESTER 2.5X

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 116,074 Miles
  • Ext Color: Green
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Sacramento, CA
  • MPG: 17 City / 21 Hwy
  • 8 Days on Lot
$7,000

2004 SUBARU FORESTER 2.5XT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 142,172 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Louisville, KY
  • MPG: 17 City / 21 Hwy
  • 3 Days on Lot
$9,895

2004 SUBARU FORESTER 2.5XT

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 101,430 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Allentown, PA
  • MPG: 17 City / 21 Hwy
  • 1 Day on Lot
$8,499

2004 SUBARU FORESTER 2.5XS

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 107,554 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: New Bedford, MA
  • MPG: 17 City / 21 Hwy
  • 178 Days on Lot
$4,900

2004 SUBARU FORESTER 2.5X

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 126,349 Miles
  • Ext Color: Green
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Milwaukee, WI
  • MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy
  • 19 Days on Lot

2004 Subaru Forester 2.5XS

$3,995

2004 SUBARU FORESTER 2.5XS

  • Bodystyle: SUV
  • Mileage: 214,095 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Norwich, VT
  • MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy
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