Subaru Forester: Driving in foreign countries - Driving tips - Subaru Forester Owner's ManualSubaru Forester: Driving in foreign countries

When planning to use your vehicle in another country:
- Confirm the availability of the correct fuel. Refer to “Fuel requirements”.

- Comply with all regulations and requirements of each country.

    Periodic inspections
    To keep your vehicle in the best condition at all times, always have the recommended maintenance services listed in the maintenance schedule in the “Warranty and Maintenance Booklet” perfo ...

    Driving tips for AWD models
    All-Wheel Drive distributes the engine power to all four wheels. AWD models provide better traction when driving on slippery, wet or snow-covered roads and when moving out of mud, dirt and ...

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    Gear shift indicator
    The gear shift indicator illuminates briefly at the recommended gear change point (upshift). The shift indicator will not illuminate while Cruise control is active and is not being overridden ...

    Determining compatibility of tire and vehicle load capacities
    The sum of four tires’ maximum load ratings must exceed the maximum loaded vehicle weight (“GVWR”). In addition, sum of the maximum load ratings of two front tires and of two rear tire ...

    Engine (ignition) switch (vehicles without smart key system)
    ■ Starting the engine 1 Check that the parking brake is set. 2 Check that the shift lever is set in P. 3 Sit in the driver’s seat and firmly depress the brake pedal. 4 Turn the engine swit ...