Subaru Forester

1997-2005 of release

Repair and car operation



Subaru Forester
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Access, protection

Keys and locks of doors

Keys

The standard complete set of keys

The standard complete set includes four keys: two cores and two additional.

The basic keys approach to all locks. Put one of them (with the attached identification label) in a reliable place as a spare key.

Additional keys usually a key approach to all locks, except a cover of luggage branch/door of a back and a ware box.

Identification number of keys is beaten out on special the labels attached to one of the basic keys. Copy number and store a key and a label in different places that in case of loss to have possibility to order a key in company Subaru service-centre.

For start equipped иммобилизатором the engine microchips (see more low) are built in heads of the basic keys special electronic.

Electronic иммобилизатор - the general information and safety measures

The general information

Electronic иммобилизатор provides additional anticreeping protection of the car.

Into number of components of system иммобилизации the engine enter: a special key with the built in electronic chip, the reception aerial, the electronic block of management, ECM, the switch of ignition of a special design, and also established on the panel of devices a control lamp. Each time at key turn in position ON built in in a key head the electronic chip, sends an identification code on the reception aerial of the switch of ignition. That the engine was started, the identification code given out by the chip should correspond to the code which has been written down in the block of management иммобилизатора. At coincidence of codes, иммобилизатор sends in ECM a signal resolving start of the engine. Without performance of the listed requirements engine start is not obviously possible. Electronic иммобилизатор considerably reduces risk of stealing of the car.

Special built in the panel of devices the control lamp starts to blink after extraction of a key from the ignition lock, warning the possible car thief that the car is equipped by electronic system иммобилизации the engine. Refusal of operation of a lamp testifies to malfunction in system иммобилизации, - address in company Subaru service-centre.

Safety measures

Do not bring metal subjects close to the ignition key turned in position ON.

In order to avoid damage of the electronic chip built in in a head try at key carrying in a pocket not to suppose its contact to firm sharp subjects (penknife type).

Do not modernise иммобилизатор, - changes can cause a system exit out of operation.

At loss of one of keys at once order new in company Subaru service-centre.

Manufacturing of a replaceable or spare key demands input in the block of management of a new identification code, - the car should be driven away on a car repair shop and to give to the master together with the complete set of all keys available available.

The system design иммобилизации usually supposes registration to 8 various identification codes; thus, the owner can have no more than 8 spare keys.

If at ignition key turn in position START the engine is not started, it is necessary to check up serviceability of a condition of components of system иммобилизации, - drive away the car on a firm car repair shop of company Subaru.

Door-locks

At all do not begin movement, without having made sure of density of closing of all doors of the car! Do not leave children without supervision in the car. Try not to forget keys in the closed car.


Management of door-locks outside

Unlocking and lock-out of a door by means of a key

At lock-out/unlocking by a key of a driver's door all other doors of the car blokirujutsja simultaneously/will be unblocked also. For opening of the unblocked door pull for its external handle.


Lock-out of a forward door outside without the aid of a key

1 — Drown blocking рычажок
2 — Slam a door, holding the external handle in the lifted position

 


Possibility of lock-out of forward doors outside without the aid of a key is provided also. Drown blocking рычажок the internal handle of a door рычажок, then, holding the external handle lifted, slam a door.

If the key is left in the ignition lock, possibility of lock-out of a door of the car is outside blocked.

For lock-out of back doors it is enough захлопыванием to drown before them blocking рычажки internal handles.

Management of door-locks from car salon

Blocking/unblocking of a door from car salon.

For blocking of a door from salon of the car it is enough to drown special built in the internal handle рычажок so that the red label put from its top party has passed out of sight.

At lock-out/unlocking from salon of a driver's door all other doors of the car, including a back door blokirujutsja simultaneously/will be unblocked.

For opening of the unblocked door pull on itself its internal handle.

Back door

On some models additional possibility of operation of locks of all doors of the car is provided at unlocking/lock-out by a key of a door of a back.

Additional blocking of back doors (Child Lock)

Additional blocking is used by transportation on a back seat of the car of children of younger age and allows to carry out an interdiction of unlocking of back doors of the car from car salon.

Inclusion of a safety lock of additional blocking of doors (Child Lock).

In заделку the lock of doors the special safety lock is built in, while translating рычажка which in corresponding position the back door of the car can be opened only outside of the car.


Back door

Unlocking/lock-out of a door of a back by means of a key.

Unlocking of a door of a back can be made by means of a key. Insert a key into the lock of a door of a back and turn it in an hour hand direction. To block a back door, insert a key into the lock and turn it counter-clockwise.

As the uniform lock enters into a standard complete set of all models, management of the lock of a door of a back can be made also by blocking/unlocking of a driver's door of the car.

After the lock of a door of a back will be unblocked, pull on itself the external handle and lift a door.

Door closing is made by it захлопывания.

Remote control by locks

Remote control functioning of a drive of door-locks.

On in appropriate way the equipped models unlocking/lock-out of all doors of the car (including a back door) can be made from a remote control (ДУ) a way нажимания on its corresponding button (LOCK/OPEN), - at a standard complete set panel DU is usually built in a head of the basic key.

At нажимании on buttons the alarm lamp built in in the panel should work.

Unlocking of doors is usually accompanied short-term (an order of 15 seconds) by operation салонных fixtures. On the expiration of the stipulated term fixtures slowly die away. Nazhimanie buttons LOCK of panel DU, no less than ignition inclusion, leads to immediate switching-off of illumination. At opening of any of car doors (including a back door) there is a switching-off of the timer of functioning of fixtures.

System of remote control by locks деактивируется at turned in position АСС or ON the ignition key, and also at leaky closing of any of doors.

If any of car doors is not opened within 30 seconds after нажимания on panel DU button OPEN, there will be a repeated automatic blocking of all locks.

The remote control is calculated on use from distance no more than 4 metres, however the radius of action of the panel can change, if the car is parked close with working television transmitter or radio station.

Refusal of operation of activators of locks of panel DU can appear is connected with development of power resources of the internal battery of the last. A sign “подсадки” batteries is decrease in brightness of a luminescence of the alarm lamp built in in the panel.

Battery replacement should be made on a firm car repair shop of company Subaru.

At panel DU loss address in company Subaru service-centre.

Safety measures

The remote control represents the thin electronic device and demands extra care in circulation:
  • Do not subject the panel to blows;
  • Try to avoid influence on the panel of direct solar beams;
  • Do not suppose hit on the moisture panel.
  • Cowl

    In order to avoid damage of a paint and varnish covering before cowl opening make sure that levers of screen wipers are in the lowered position!

    Cowl opening

    For отпускания latches of the lock of a cowl pull on itself the special lever located at the left under the panel of devices of the car.

    For opening wring out to the left located under a first line of a cowl the lever of a safety latch.

    Lift a cowl, take out from the holder a basic bar and insert its end into specially provided groove from the interior of a cowl

    Cowl closing

    A little raise a cowl and liberate from a groove a basic bar of a cowl. Fill a bar in the holder on the panel передка the car.

    Slowly lower a cowl cover on height approximately 20 sm from the closed position and release so that it has fallen under a body weight. If the cowl was not closed from the first attempt, release it with some большей heights.

    In order to avoid cover deformation, do not press a cowl hands!

    Before a start of motion make sure of reliability of fixing of a cowl in the closed position, - leaky closed cowl can suddenly open during movement that will lead to reduction to zero of sector of the review of the driver!

    window raiser

    Into a standard complete set of all models enter электроприводные window raiser.

    Electric drive activation Glass lifts becomes possible only at the included ignition when a key will turn in the lock in position ON.

    On some models regulators remain active within even 30 seconds after ignition deenergizing.


    Design of the main switch of the electric drive Glass lifts

    1 — the Drive of a regulator of the left back door
    2 — the Drive of a regulator of a driver's door
    3 — the blocking Button
    4 — the Drive of a regulator of the right forward door
    5 — the Drive of a regulator of the right back door

     


    Lowering/podnimanie of glass of each of car doors can be made by means of a corresponding key built in in an armrest of a driver's door of the main switch.

    Strong pressing a switch key will lead to glass lowering in extreme bottom position. Partial lowering of glass is made by easy pressing of a key (till its moment отпускания). To lift glass it is necessary to delay a key of the corresponding switch upwards.

    The individual switch of management window lifterом a passenger door.

    Each of car doors is equipped also by the individual switch of management of functioning of the electric drive of a regulator. Switches are mounted on armrests of doors.

    The driver has possibility of blocking of activation of regulators Glass lifts passenger doors from individual switches. The blocking button is a part of the main switch. Blocking switching-off is made by repeated pressing the button.


    Regulators Glass lifts are equipped by the special safety device providing automatic lowering of glass at occurrence of a hindrance at its lifting. The given function is provided for an exception of possibility of reception of traumas as a result зажимания by glass of parts of a body of the driver/passengers.

    Safety measures

    Remember that frequent use Glass lifts at the muffled engine leads to a discharge of the storage battery.

    The safety device is disconnected in the end of a glass course, therefore, closing glasses, watch, that anybody from passengers did not hold fingers atop which glass.

    Without fail include blocking of activation of regulators Glass lifts passenger doors from individual switches if in salon there are children.

    Leaving the car, do not forget a key in the ignition lock.

    The top hatch

    The electric drive of the top hatch is activated only at the included ignition when a key will turn in position ON.

    On some models the electric drive remains active within even 30 seconds after ignition deenergizing if during this time the driver's door is opened, the drive remains active even 30 seconds.

    After closing of a driver's door the system is disconnected.

    The switch of management of functioning of the electric drive of the top hatch settles down on the ceiling console of the car.


    At отжимании switch keys upwards the hatch panel will move back (together with sun-protection шторкой). If to keep a key wrung out, сдвижная the hatch panel will be displaced approximately on 50 sm then will stop. To open the hatch completely, release the switch, then wring out a key once again.

    Hatch closing is made by отжимания switch keys forward. If to keep a key wrung out, сдвижная the hatch panel will stop without reaching approximately 15 sm completely closed position. To close the hatch completely, release the switch, then wring out a key once again.

    Sun-protection шторка at the closed hatch can be shifted in any demanded position manually.


    Safety measures

    Do not put out a head, hands and other parts of a body in an aperture of the hatch during car movement.

    Leaving the car without supervision, do not forget to close the hatch and to take a key from the ignition lock.

    Do not leave in the car of children without supervision.

    Before hatch closing be convinced that anybody from passengers is not put out in an aperture.

    After a rain or a car sink before to open the hatch, wipe dry its cover.

    Do not try to include the hatch, at промерзании covers (after a snowfall or at a strong frost).

    Do not put on a cover and edges of an aperture of the hatch heavy subjects.

    Do not make attempts of independent restoration of tightness of the hatch by processing of edges of its aperture by any sealing means.

    Do not keep the switch pressed after the hatch cover will be completely closed.

    Anticreeping system

    The anticreeping system is intended for protection against unapproved penetration into the car, informing the owner on similar attempts by means of a sound signal.

    Do not forget to activate anticreeping system before оставлением the car without supervision.

    Activation

    Park the car and muffle the engine.

    Take a key from the ignition lock.

    Be convinced of that all doors, and also a cowl are closed.

    Lock forward doors and a door a key or by means of a remote control.

    After performance described above operations the control lamp of anticreeping system on an instrument guard will burn within approximately 20 seconds then will go out, showing that the system is included.

    If at an active control lamp one of car doors is opened, the system is automatically disconnected.

    The system can be activated even if not all doors, including a back door are locked, and also at opened a cowl.

    System activation is not represented possible at leaky closing at least to one of car doors, including a back door.

    Alarm mode

    Alarm signal operation at the included anticreeping alarm system occurs in following cases:
  • If at attempt of opening of any of doors, and also covers of a luggage space of the car without a key or panel DU;
  • At attempt of opening of a cowl (outside or from salon by means of the regular lever).
  • At performance of any of listed above conditions there is an inclusion of a siren of the anticreeping alarm system. The alarm signal lasts 30 seconds then it is automatically disconnected.

    Alarm signal switching-off can be made a way поворачивании in a key in the lock of any of doors (the key can be turned in any direction), and also by means of panel DU.

    Switching-off

    Switching-off of anticreeping system can be made by unlocking of any of doors of the car by means of a key or from panel DU, and also at поворачивании a key in the ignition lock in position АСС or ON.

    Repeated activation of system can be made only in the regular way (above corresponding subsection see).


    Check of serviceability of functioning of anticreeping system

    Lower glass of a driver's door.

    Activate system.

    Be convinced of serviceability of operation of a control lamp.

    Check up serviceability of operation of a sound signal by opening from cowl salon.

    Disconnect system, having opened any of doors of the car a key or from panel DU.

    The lock of ignition/blocking of a steering column

    Positions of the lock of ignition


    The ignition lock is located on the right on a steering column. The key can occupy one of four positions in the lock:

        a) LOCK (0)  —  blocking;
        b) ACC (1)  —  auxiliary consumers of the electric power (lay position);
        c) ON (2)  —  ignition is included;
        d) START (3)  —  engine start.

    Position “LOCK” (0) - blocking

    The key can be entered into the lock or is taken from it only in the given position. At turn of the ignition key from position “LOCK” (0) in position “ACC” (1) occurs разблокирование a steering column. To turn a key from position “ACC” (1) in position “LOCK” (0), it is necessary to press slightly preliminary it, a few having drowned in the lock. Besides, on the models equipped with automatic transmission, an additional condition of the permission of start obligatory transfer of the lever of the selector in position “Р” / ”N” is.

    Blocking of a steering column is carried out automatically at attempt to turn a steering wheel after extraction of a key from the ignition lock.

    Blocking of a steering column sometimes results impossibility to turn a key in the ignition lock. In such situation it is necessary to turn slightly a steering wheel in this or that party (for the purpose of loading removal), simultaneously turning a key in the lock.

    At all do not take a key from the lock from the lock of ignition during movement! It will inevitably lead to blocking of a steering column and control loss over management. Take out a key from the lock only after a full stop of the car.


    Position “ACC” (1) - lay

    In the given position of the ignition key possibility of functioning of auxiliary consumers of the electric power (an audiosystem, lighter, the heater fan, screen wipers etc.) is provided.

    Position “ON” (2) - ignition is included

    The ignition key is in the given position constantly during car movement, and also at engine work on single turns. An electric food of all systems and the additional equipment established on the car is simultaneously provided. At turn of a key from position “ACC” (1) position “ON” (2) quickly joins some from located on an instrument guard of the car of control lamps, confirming serviceability of functioning of corresponding control systems.

    On in appropriate way the equipped models at key turn in position “ON” (2) there is an automatic inclusion of head headlights (running fires of light time of days, - DRL).

    Position “START” (3) - start

    At key turn in this position there is a starter inclusion. After realisation of start of the engine the key should be released, and it will automatically return to position “ON” (2).

    On the models equipped with system иммобилизации, engine start will be blocked, if the anticreeping system does not identify a key code (see above).

    Alarm buzzer of the ignition key

    At a corresponding complete set the special alarm buzzer warns the driver about necessity of extraction of a key from the ignition lock. The buzzer works at opening of a driver's door of the car when the key is left in the lock of ignition and will turn in position “LOCK” or “АСС”.