Subaru Forester: Type A - Automatic climate control system (if equipped) - Climate control - Subaru Forester Owner's ManualSubaru Forester: Type A

NOTE
The blower fan rotates at a low speed when the engine coolant temperature is low. For efficient defogging or dehumidifying in cold weather, press the “A/C” button.

The automatic climate control system automatically controls outlet air temperature, fan speed, airflow distribution air-inlet control, and air conditioner compressor operation. It activates when the fan speed control button or the “AUTO” button is pressed, and is used to maintain a constant, comfortable climate within the passenger compartment. If you press the defroster button while the automatic climate control system is deactivated, only the defroster function will be activated.

Automatic climate control system (if equipped)
NOTE Operate the automatic climate control system when the engine is running. ...

Control panel
Control panel 1) Temperature control dial (driver’s side) 2) AUTO button 3) DUAL mode button 4) OFF button 5) Air inlet selection button 6) Fan speed control button 7) Airflow mode se ...

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Using Automatic Climate Control
The automatic climate control system in your vehicle maintains the interior temperature you select. The system also adjusts the fan speed and airflow levels. 1. Press the AUTO button. 2. Set ...

Heater operation
NOTE - Models with air conditioner system: When the “” or “” position is selected, the air conditioner compressor automatically operates regardless of the position of the air condi ...

Adding Engine Oil
Unscrew and remove the engine oil fill cap on top of the valve cover. Pour in the oil slowly and carefully you do not spill any. Clean up any spills immediately. Spilled oil could damage co ...