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My 2004 forester 2.0 xt cuts out while idling and sometimes

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my 2004 forester 2.0 xt cuts out while idling and sometimes stalls at traffic lights, the problem happens whenever the fans are running behind the grille
JA: Is the check engine light on? Does the car stall at idle or when driving?
Customer: no engine check light, stalling at idle
JA: Are you fixing your Forester yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: have seen that problem occurs as engine cooling fans kick in.
JA: Got it. Anything else you want the Subaru Mechanic to know before I set up your one-on-one?
Customer: no
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Subaru
Expert:  Mike V. replied 10 months ago.

Hello and thank you for your question!
My name is ***** ***** I will be assisting you with your question today.

Expert:  Mike V. replied 10 months ago.

I am in the US, I just want to be sure it's a turbo model like our XT?

Please let me know.