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Can the bracket supporting the OBD port be relocated?

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Can the bracket supporting...

Can the bracket supporting the OBD port be relocated? Forester 2016.

Mechanic's Assistant: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?

I hit the bracket with my left foot all the time. It is very uncomfortable during long drive.

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There are no directions or alternate areas to provide since that is not a normal repair procedure. Though the answer is yes, you can move it wherever needed. You can even hide it if you want. It just needs to be solid mounted and where a tech can access it to plug into it.

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