Subaru Forester: Effect vehicle modifications made for persons with disabilities may have on 
SUBARU advanced frontal airbag system operation (U.S. only) - SUBARU advanced frontal airbag system - SRS airbag (Supplemental Restraint System airbag) - Seat, seatbelt and SRS airbags - Subaru Forester Owner's ManualSubaru Forester: Effect vehicle modifications made for persons with disabilities may have on SUBARU advanced frontal airbag system operation (U.S. only)

Changing or moving any parts of the front seats, rear seat, seatbelts, front bumper, front side frame, radiator panel, instrument panel, combination meter, steering wheel, steering column, tire, suspension or floor panel can affect the operation of the SUBARU advanced airbag system. If you have any questions, you may contact the following SUBARU distributors.

<Continental U.S., Alaska and the District of Columbia>
Subaru of America, Inc.
Customer Dealer Services Department
P.O. Box 6000
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034-6000
1-800-SUBARU3 (1-800-782-2783)

<Hawaii>

Servco Subaru Inc., dba Subaru Hawaii
2850 Pukoloa Street, Suite 202, Honolulu,
HI 96819
808-839-2273

<Guam>

Shen’s Corporation dba Prestige Automobile 491, East Marine Drive, Route 1 Dededo, Guam
671-633-2698

<Puerto Rico>

Trebol Motors
P.O. Box 11204, San Juan, Puerto Rico
00910
787-793-2828

There are currently no SUBARU distributors in any other U.S. territories. If you are in such an area, please contact the SUBARU distributor or dealer from which you bought your vehicle.

    If the passenger’s frontal airbag OFF indicator illuminates and the ON indicator turns off even when the front passenger’s seat is occupied by an adult
    This can be caused by the adult incorrectly sitting in the front passenger’s seat. Turn the ignition switch to the “LOCK” position. Ask the front passenger to set the seatback to the upri ...

    Operation
    A) Driver’s side B) Passenger’s side 1) SRS AIRBAGs deploy as soon as a collision occurs 2) After deployment, SRS AIRBAGs start to deflate immediately so that the driver’s vision is no ...

    See also:

    Operating the driver’s window (type B)
    Operating the driver’s window (type B) 1) Open 2) Automatically open 3) Close To open: Push the switch down lightly and hold it. The window will open as long as the switch is held. This ...

    Using a flat bed truck
    If you use chains or cables to tie down your vehicle, the angles shaded in black must be 45°. Do not overly tighten the tie downs or the vehicle may be damaged. ■Emergency towing proced ...

    Wiper and washer switch
    Windscreen wipers The windscreen wipers can be operated with the ignition switch in the “ON” or “ACC” position. If the blades are frozen to the windscreen or rear window, do not operate t ...