Your Subaru Forester is a rugged, fun-to-drive crossover engineered for adventures both big and small. But to run smoothly, your Forester requires maintenance at routine service intervals.

Things like oil changes, tire rotations, and multi-point inspections help you get more out of your Forester's performance. We know it's easy to miss a service interval here and there, so Winner Subaru put together a 2017 Subaru Forester maintenance schedule.

Odessa, Middletown, and Dover drivers can keep track of upcoming service intervals using our Subaru Forester maintenance schedule. The next time your Forester needs maintenance, schedule a service appointment with Winner Subaru.

Subaru Forester Maintenance Schedule

Below is Subaru's factory-recommended maintenance minimum. These intervals may change depending on the weather, road conditions, and driving habits your Forester is exposed to, but they still provide a strong baseline to go off of.

  • 12,000 miles/12-month service: Repeat the services performed during the Forester's 6,000-mile maintenance interval. You should replace the A/C Filter and inspect the following:

    • Clutch operation
    • Disc brake pads and discs
    • Front and rear axle boots
    • Axle shaft joint portions
    • Brake lines
    • Operation of parking and service brake systems
    • Steering and suspension
  • 18,000 miles/18-month service: Rotate and inspect the Subaru Forester's tires. Replace the engine oil and oil filter.
  • 24,000 miles/24-month service: Repeat the services performed at the 2017 Subaru Forester's 12,000-mile maintenance interval.
  • 30,000 miles/30-month service: Rotate and inspect the Subaru's tires, in addition to changing its engine oil and oil filter. You should also:

    • Replace the air cleaner element.
    • Change the brake fluid or clutch fluid.
    • Inspect CVT (continuously variable transmission) fluid.
    • Inspect the drive belts.
    • Inspect the engine coolant systems, hoses, and connections.
    • Inspect lubricants for the transmission and differentials.
  • 36,000 miles/36-month service: Replace the 2017 Subaru Forester's A/C Filter. Change its engine oil, replace the oil filter, and inspect the following:

    • Clutch operation
    • Disc brake pads and discs
    • Front and rear axle boots
    • Axle shaft joint portions
    • Brake lines
    • Parking and service brake
    • Steering and suspension

Give Your Forester the Upkeep It Needs at Winner Subaru

Whether your Forester needs a routine inspection or an emergency repair, the service center at Winner Subaru is here to assist you with maintenance.

Your Forester is in good hands at Winner Subaru, a dealership that Dover, Odessa, and Middletown drivers can turn to for quality maintenance and repair. Our highly trained and certified technicians use the best diagnostic and repair technology available to keep your 2017 Forester running properly. No matter your Forester's condition or mileage, Winner Subaru is here to keep it performing at peak condition.

Schedule a service appointment now at Winner Subaru.

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