Subaru Legacy (Liberty) & Forester 2000 - 2009

Haynes Owners Service & Repair Manual

2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009

by Robert Maddox

list: A$72.56 - save 20%

Outside Australia? Tax free price AUD$53.00 currency converter

Availability: Usually dispatched within 48 hours read more

add to shopping cart

Or call (02) 9057 4158 to order by telephone
Quote order code HA89101

ask us a question about this product

Subaru Legacy (Liberty) & Forester 2000 - 2009 - Front Cover

Front Cover

Front Cover


Subaru Legacy (Liberty) & Forester 2000 - 2009 Haynes Owners Service & Repair Manual covers: Subaru Legacy (Liberty) and Forester and Baja Sedan Ute.

Models Covered:
● Subaru Legacy 2000 - 2009
● Subaru Legacy Outback 2000 - 2009
● Subaru Legacy Baja 2000 - 2009
● Subaru Forester 2000 - 2008

4 Cylinder Petrol Engines Covered:
● 2.5 Litre SOHC 16 valve
● 2.5 Litre DOHC 16 valve turbocharged "EJ25", "EJ251"
● 2.5 litre 4cyl 16v SOHC MPI non-turbo "EJ25"
● 2.5 litre 4cyl DOHC 16v MPI turbo, inlet VVT (SOHC from 2006)

Please note: This manual DOES NOT cover the 2.0 litre 4 cylinder or 3.0 litre 6 cylinder engines offered in the Australian market. Also the Forester is covered with a 2.5 litre engine only.

● Introductory Pages
About this Manual; Introduction to the Subaru Legacy; Vehicle Identification Numbers; Recall Information; Buying Parts; Maintenance Techniques, Tools and Working Facilities; Booster Battery (jump) starting; Jacking and Towing; Automotive Chemicals and Lubricants; Conversion Factors; Safety First!; Troubleshooting
● Tune-up and Routine Maintenance
● Engines
● General Engine overhaul Procedures
● Cooling, Heating and Air Conditioning
● Fuel and Exhaust Systems
● Engine Electrical Systems
● Emissions & Engine Control Systems
● Manual Transaxle
● Automatic Transaxle
● Clutch & Driveline
● Brakes
● Suspension and Steering Systems
● Body
● Chassis Electrical System
● Wiring Diagrams

NOTE: Only maintenance, adjustment, minor repair procedures plus removal and installation are described for the Transmissions.

PLEASE NOTE that this manual is intended for vehicles built to US specifications and do not cover diesel models unless specifically stated. Although it is useful when the products or systems are similar to those in other markets, there may still be significant differences, especially in areas concerned with safety and emission control.

Haynes repair manuals can save you money on maintenance and repair bills. Step-by-step procedures and illustrations guide you through every job, from basic maintenance and troubleshooting, to complete teardown & rebuild.

General information on Repair Manuals

Please note that workshop manuals are usually written for models sold in a specific country. Differences in specification can exist between models sold in different countries and items such as engines can vary. Please check that the manual will cover your model before purchase and if you are unsure please contact us first.

product details

  • Publisher: Haynes Publications
  • ISBN: 1620920042 (1-620-92004-2)
  • ISBN-13: 9781620920046 (978-1-620-92004-6)
  • Format: Softcover, 400 pages
  • Date Published: 02-2007


Shipping: Our standard shipping rates apply read more

Within Australia there is a flat delivery charge of A$9.95 per order (any number of items).


reviews and comments

The Computer Outpost does not endorse, recommend or sponsor any guest product reviews and comments.

As this is a family friendly page, The Computer Outpost reserves the right to remove reviews and comments that it considers to be offensive, derogatory or otherwise inappropriate. The Computer Outpost may also remove reviews and comments that it considers to be misleading or deceptive.

email exclusives

Get new releases, special offers and more sent right to your inbox.

back to top