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I have a 2007 Forester XT, after much service the battery…

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I have a 2007 Forester...
I have a 2007 Forester XT, after much service the battery was disconnected for an extended period of time. When I go to start I have a Check Engine light solid and system check flashing. It cranks but then shuts off immediately. Scanned the system and no codes present.
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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
please help me get this car running.
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Any suggestions? I can give you all the specifics. Please correspond so I can star trouble shooting.
Subaru Mechanic: Chris(aka-Moose), Subaru Technician replied 1 year ago

It cranks, the starts, but then stalls if I understood correct.

We need to check the basics since there are no codes.

Will it run on starting fluid?

What is the fuel pressure?

What is the theft light doing with the key on?

This is my 1st answer, but does not have to be my only answer. You the website and myself expect you to have a great experience with my help. Please let me know if you are pleased by selecting a star rating above or by replying and saying your pleased. Not rating or rating 1-2 stars does not benefit you nor me in any way. Follow up and reply as often and when needed, there is no extra charge to do so.

Thanks Moose.

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Subaru Mechanic: Chris(aka-Moose), Subaru Technician replied 1 year ago

Hello again Chris here,

  • I am following up with you to see if you got everything you needed from my answer. We're you pleased with my help?
  • If you were not pleased with my help, please let me know by replying so I can help more.
  • This post is coming up on the 7 day mark where it times out. When a post times out, that means it's no longer on my active list (you reply and I may never know it.)

Thanks Chris

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