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Redesigned Subaru Forester Shows Its Face Ahead of LA Debut

Subaru revealed the redesigned 2014 Forester ahead of its debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show later this month. While full details and pricing information are still under wraps, the automaker detailed engine offerings and some available features of its redesigned affordable compact SUV in a press release. The base engine in the Forester will remain a 2.5-liter, 170-horsepower four-cylinder engine. It will be paired with either a six-speed manual or continuously variable transmission. The optional turbocharged engine, on ... continue reading»

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Subaru Forester Recalled For Faulty Seatbelt

Subaru is recalling certain 2009-2012 Forester models for a faulty rear middle seatbelt. The recall affects approximately 275,000 Foresters manufactured from Nov. 26, 2007 through March 13, 2012. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the rear middle seatbelt may not properly lock, which increases the likelihood of a child in a car seat getting injured during a crash. While no statement has been made about whether or not the rear middle seatbelt is unsafe for adults, owners ... continue reading»

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