Subaru Forester: Braking tips - Braking - Starting and operating - Subaru Forester Owner's ManualSubaru Forester: Braking tips

Never rest your foot on the brake

Never rest your foot on the brake pedal while driving. This can cause dangerous overheating of the brakes and needless wear on the brake pads and linings.

Braking
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When the brakes get wet
When driving in rain or after washing the vehicle, the brakes may get wet. As a result, brake stopping distance will be longer. To dry the brakes, drive the vehicle at a safe speed while light ...

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Maintenance
The Service and Warranty Booklet describes all the necessary maintenance work which should be done at regular intervals. Always have the Service and Warranty Booklet with you when you bring the ve ...

Brake PadWear Indicators
The front and rear disc brakes on all models have audible brake wear indicators. If the brake pads need replacing, you will hear a distinctive, metallic screeching sound when you apply the ...

Coat hooks (if so equipped)
Coat hooks (if so equipped) The coat hooks are equipped above the rear window. Do not apply a total load of more than 2 lb (1 kg) to a single hook. ...